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New Indian high commissioner calls on foreign ministerThey discussed the issues of bilateral and regional interest, officials at the
New Indian high commissioner calls on foreign minister
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
They discussed the issues of bilateral and regional interest, officials at the foreign ministry said. Ali welcomed the new envoy to Bangladesh and assured him of his cooperation. Shringla presented his credentials on Jan 19 and vowed to take the... Read more
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iol.co.za
AB Foods eyes rest of Illovo SugarJohannesburg - South Africa's Illovo Sugar said on Monday it has received a non
AB Foods eyes rest of Illovo Sugar
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
Johannesburg - South Africa's Illovo Sugar said on Monday it has received a non-binding expression of interest from its largest shareholder, Associated British Foods, in buying the rest of the company. AB Foods, which holds a 51.35 percent stake in... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Wood pellet horse bedding: what are the pros and cons?The pros of wood pellet horse beddingAbsorbency “Verdo wood pellets will absor
Wood pellet horse bedding: what are the pros and cons?
Horse and Hound / Posted 3 minutes ago
The pros of wood pellet horse beddingAbsorbency “Verdo wood pellets will absorb up to three times their own weight in liquid,” says Angela Curgenden from wood pellet manufacturer, Verdo. This figure was arrived at by independent testing, and may not... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Most office romances end in long term loveTipTopJob surveyed over 1000 users to find out if office romances ended in long
Most office romances end in long term love
Online Recruitment / Posted 3 minutes ago
TipTopJob surveyed over 1000 users to find out if office romances ended in long term love, a short term fling, they were left as friends or if it was the end of a once friendship. 52% of people have witnessed an office romance end in a fairy-tale... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nakonde Agents Bemoan Reduced Clearing JobsImportation of second hand vehicles from Japan through Nakonde border in Muchin
Nakonde Agents Bemoan Reduced Clearing Jobs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Importation of second hand vehicles from Japan through Nakonde border in Muchinga Province has reduced by 65 per cent due to an increase in clearing duty tariffs and the instability of the exchange rate. Last month, the Zambia Revenue Authority... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zambia's Stability AttractiveA Zambian diplomat Anthony Mukwita, has said Zambia's unique reputation as an i
Zambia's Stability Attractive
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
A Zambian diplomat Anthony Mukwita, has said Zambia's unique reputation as an investment destination and a politically stable country has inspired more foreign investors and donor community support. Some independent studies by renowned organisations... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Invest in Energy, Yaluma Urges Mining FirmsGovernment has questioned the motive by mining companies to always effect cost-
Invest in Energy, Yaluma Urges Mining Firms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Government has questioned the motive by mining companies to always effect cost-saving measures even when commodity prices were still low. Mines and Minerals Development Minister Christopher Yaluma has since urged companies to diversify their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stanchart Reaffirms Investment CommitmentStandard Chartered Bank has said the continued investment into its banking syst
Stanchart Reaffirms Investment Commitment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Standard Chartered Bank has said the continued investment into its banking systems and digital platforms, demonstrates a firm commitment to Zambia. Visiting chief executive officer for Africa and the Middle East Sunil Kaushal said, Zambia was among... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Is the Naira Worth?I sympathise with Nigerian football referees. Why? Because they have to use som
What Is the Naira Worth?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
I sympathise with Nigerian football referees. Why? Because they have to use some foreign coins for a toss before the game starts since there are hardly any Nigerian coins in circulation. The coins disappeared a long time ago. Effectively the lowest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TSA to Cut N2.22 Trillion Budget DeficitThe N2.22 trillion deficit, projected for this year's N6.08 trillion budget may
TSA to Cut N2.22 Trillion Budget Deficit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
The N2.22 trillion deficit, projected for this year's N6.08 trillion budget may be reduced after all, courtesy of the N2.2 trillion already realised by the Federal Government, from the Treasury Single Account (TSA) scheme. The budget deficit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Accounts for 0.36 Percent of U.S.$520 Billion ICT MarketWith a traded value of $1.8 billion on importation of ICT goods and electronics
Nigeria Accounts for 0.36 Percent of U.S.$520 Billion ICT Market
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
With a traded value of $1.8 billion on importation of ICT goods and electronics in 2014, Nigeria accounts for 0.36 per cent of global transaction in such goods as the global industry continues to experience a downturn, latest report UNCTAD Technology... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adeosun - Recoveries From TSA May Reduce Borrowing Target to Fund Budget DeficitAbuja — Fund recoveries arising from the implementation of the federal governme
Adeosun - Recoveries From TSA May Reduce Borrowing Target to Fund Budget Deficit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Abuja — Fund recoveries arising from the implementation of the federal government's Treasury Single Account (TSA) may reduce the level of borrowing to fill the funding gaps in the 2016 budget, the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inventa International Merges With Silvax Legal to Boost Intellectual Property PracticeWith its new office in Lagos, Nigeria, Inventa International is now partnering
Inventa International Merges With Silvax Legal to Boost Intellectual Property Practice
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
With its new office in Lagos, Nigeria, Inventa International is now partnering with Silvax Legal, a dynamic Nigerian-based intellectual property law firm, in order to form a mega law firm and boost the practice of intellectual property in Nigeria and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ogun-Lafarge Model CorporateOf the myriad challenges that poor countries contend with in the quest to becom
Ogun-Lafarge Model Corporate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Of the myriad challenges that poor countries contend with in the quest to become developed economies, infrastructure deficit and inadequately skilled population rank high. These two inadequacies have negative multiplier effects in dragging down... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Tax dead, like infrastructureCongressional Republicans reacted explosively last week to President Obama’s ca
Tax dead, like infrastructure
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 minutes ago
Congressional Republicans reacted explosively last week to President Obama’s call for a $10-per-barrel tax on oil. Several congressional leaders proclaimed it dead on arrival at the Capitol. That’s unfortunate because the tax idea is a good one that... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk jewellery brand Monica Vinader boosted by £20m investment A Norfolk jewellery business which counts the Duchess of Cambridge and Jennif
Norfolk jewellery brand Monica Vinader boosted by £20m investment
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 minutes ago
A Norfolk jewellery business which counts the Duchess of Cambridge and Jennifer Lopez among its clients has the US in its sights after a £20m investment boost. Monica Vinader, based... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Commerce Startup Africa Internet Group Raises U.S.$83 MillionSome of Africa's best-funded ecommerce startups recently secured more capital.
Commerce Startup Africa Internet Group Raises U.S.$83 Million
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Some of Africa's best-funded ecommerce startups recently secured more capital. Africa Internet Group (AIG)-which owns online retailer Jumia and nine other e-ventures-will receive €75 million ($83 million) from Europe's AXA Insurance in exchange for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Nigeria Can Generate N5 Trillion Yearly From Solid Minerals'Nigeria can generate at least N5 trillion annually from mining and exporting of
'Nigeria Can Generate N5 Trillion Yearly From Solid Minerals'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Nigeria can generate at least N5 trillion annually from mining and exporting of its vast solid mineral deposits, with several multiplier effects on job creations, state development and social infrastructure that could make the solid minerals sector... Read more
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asianage
Google CEO Sundar Pichai receives $199 million stock grantGoogle CEO Sundar Pichai (Photo: AP) Sundar Pichai received a grant for 273,32
Google CEO Sundar Pichai receives $199 million stock grant
asianage / Posted 6 minutes ago
Google CEO Sundar Pichai (Photo: AP) Sundar Pichai received a grant for 273,328 Class C Google stock units. Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai received a grant for 273,328 Class C Google stock units, according to a regulatory filing by Google... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senators Advocate for Lower Interest RatesSenators have called upon the central bank to exert pressure on commercial bank
Senators Advocate for Lower Interest Rates
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Senators have called upon the central bank to exert pressure on commercial banks whose interest rates have remained prohibitive yet the Repo Rate has been moderately controlled. This emerged last week as members of the Upper Chamber scrutinised the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bank of Kigali Gets New CEOBank of Kigali has appointed Dr Diane Karusisi as the new Chief Executive Offic
Bank of Kigali Gets New CEO
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Bank of Kigali has appointed Dr Diane Karusisi as the new Chief Executive Officer replacing Dr James Gatera who has served in this position since 2007. According to a statement signed by Marc Holtzman, the chairman board of governors of Bank of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ikpeazu - Winning the Confidence of Aba Residents With Good RoadsEmmanuel Ugwu, in Umuahia, writes on the Abia State governor's massive road con
Ikpeazu - Winning the Confidence of Aba Residents With Good Roads
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Emmanuel Ugwu, in Umuahia, writes on the Abia State governor's massive road construction initiative in the commercial city of Aba The sprawling commercial city of Aba was a big electoral issue during the last general election. Its electoral value... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fourteen States Owed N338 Billion for Constructed Roads, BridgesAbuja — An analysis of the debts owed the state governments by the federal gove
Fourteen States Owed N338 Billion for Constructed Roads, Bridges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Abuja — An analysis of the debts owed the state governments by the federal government has revealed that at least 14 states are being owed up to N338 billion for road and bridge projects. THISDAY analysis showed that as at December 2015, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Micro-Insurance Can Help Improve Insurance Penetration in RwandaAnyone with keen or even passing interest in Rwanda's insurance sector knows it
Micro-Insurance Can Help Improve Insurance Penetration in Rwanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Anyone with keen or even passing interest in Rwanda's insurance sector knows its poorly kept, not-so glamorous secret-market penetration stands at a paltry 2 per cent. Different people, investors included, can look at and interpret this differently.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foodstuff Prices Stable in Kigali City MarketsPrices for most commodities are stable in most markets in Kigali city and subur
Foodstuff Prices Stable in Kigali City Markets
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Prices for most commodities are stable in most markets in Kigali city and suburbs. Irish potatoes go for Rwf190 a kilogramme, fresh peas cost Rwf1,200 per kilogramme, rice is at between Rwf700 and Rwf1,000 in most city markets, while beef cost... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigerian Refineries Receive 9.5 Million Barrels of Crude in 2015At a period refining operations averaged 26 per cent, three of Nigeria's five r
Nigerian Refineries Receive 9.5 Million Barrels of Crude in 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
At a period refining operations averaged 26 per cent, three of Nigeria's five refineries received about 9.5 million barrels of crude oil in 2015, but processed about 7.2 million barrels, data from the Ministry of Petroleum Resources have shown. This... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sell Transcentury, Buy Fahari I-Reit for LongThe NSE blue-chip index last week closed at 3,833.07 points. This was a gain of
Sell Transcentury, Buy Fahari I-Reit for Long
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The NSE blue-chip index last week closed at 3,833.07 points. This was a gain of 59 points from last week's closing mark of 3,773.17 points. The NSE All Share Index ended the week at 141.38 points while the NSE 25 Share Index closed the first week of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Crashing Oil Prices - Nigeria's U.S.$21 Billion Remittance Market to the RescueThe World Bank has estimated the value of Nigeria's Diaspora remittance market
Crashing Oil Prices - Nigeria's U.S.$21 Billion Remittance Market to the Rescue
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The World Bank has estimated the value of Nigeria's Diaspora remittance market at $21 billion. It is the largest in Africa. With the bank projecting that Africa's foreign remittance market would hit $41 billion this year, experts say that Nigeria can... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The 2016 Budget ProposalIn what looks like a patriotic deviation from the norm, the Buhari administrati
The 2016 Budget Proposal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
In what looks like a patriotic deviation from the norm, the Buhari administration recently rolled out the 2016 budget that has unique features and challenges. Typically, the budget ought to have towed a low profile considering the prevailing economic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kachikwu's '20 Fixes' Into the Oil SectorCESSPIT of corruption. Opaque revenue profile. Huge running costs. Non-remittan
Kachikwu's '20 Fixes' Into the Oil Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
CESSPIT of corruption. Opaque revenue profile. Huge running costs. Non-remittance of revenues to Federation Account. Those are just a few of the negative impressions that the mere mention of NNPC evokes in the minds of both Nigerians and the... Read more
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