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KMGH 7 Denver
Toys R Us has a plan to revamp its stores following bankruptcy filingSuffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 minutes ago
Suffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for bankruptcy. The 69-year old Toys R Us was once the mecca of kids' gifts. But it was eventually overtaken by Walmart and ultimately Amazon. In its fight to stay relevant,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Toys 'R' Us bankruptcy: What it means for shoppersToys "R" Us, the big box store of toy retailers, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptc
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 minutes ago
Toys "R" Us, the big box store of toy retailers, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in federal court in Richmond, VA., and said it will use the protection to come to terms with its debt holders and other creditors to restructure its $5... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Toys R Us has a plan to revamp its stores following bankruptcy filingSuffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 minutes ago
Suffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for bankruptcy. The 69-year old Toys R Us was once the mecca of kids' gifts. But it was eventually overtaken by Walmart and ultimately Amazon. In its fight to stay relevant,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Charity urges heating oil users to stock up before winter Don't wait for winter to buy your heating oil A Norfolk charity is urging pe
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 minutes ago
Don't wait for winter to buy your heating oil A Norfolk charity is urging people who depend on heating oil for their homes to buy early and save money ahead of the colder weather and longer... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
US current account deficit hits $123.1 billionWASHINGTON (AP) — The deficit in the broadest measure of U.S. trade rose to the
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 4 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The deficit in the broadest measure of U.S. trade rose to the highest level in more than eight years this spring, reflecting in part a drop in fines and penalties paid by foreign companies. The deficit in the current account... Read more
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asianage
Modi-Jaitley meeting on slowing economy postponedNew Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's stocktaking of the economy at a meeti
asianage / Posted 5 minutes ago
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's stocktaking of the economy at a meeting with the finance ministry, has been postponed. Modi was to meet Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian and other top officials in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tough Anti-Corruption Stance WelcomeCorruption has remained a thorn in Zambia's socio-economic growth agenda over t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Corruption has remained a thorn in Zambia's socio-economic growth agenda over the years. This is why we applaud the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) for introducing corporate integrity committees in public and private institutions to help seal the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Renew Trading Licenses'Lusaka Mayor Wilson Kalumba accompanied by health inspectors from the Lusaka Ci
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Lusaka Mayor Wilson Kalumba accompanied by health inspectors from the Lusaka City Council (LCC) yesterday conducted impromptu inspections of a number of shops and butchers in the central business district (CDB) to check on the compliance of their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Take Advantage of Non-Traditonal Exports'By Judith Namutowe and Kennedy Mupeseni The Business Community has been challe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
By Judith Namutowe and Kennedy Mupeseni The Business Community has been challenged to take advantage of opportunities in the non-traditional market to grow the export base. Charge D' Affaires at the Zambian Embassy in Berlin, Germany, Theresa... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
LRA Signs Agreement for Mobile Money Tax PaymentThe Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has signed a partnership agreement with Lon
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has signed a partnership agreement with LoneStar Cell MTN, Orange Liberia and the United Bank of Africa (UBA) for the introduction of the payment of tax, using mobile money, for the first time ever in the country.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transport Agency Conferred With Golden Ribbon AwardPartners Group has conferred the Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) with a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Partners Group has conferred the Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) with a Golden Ribbon Award for its innovation in the prevention of corruption and increased efficiency in providing services to its clientele. The Golden Ribbon Award is given... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Pledges Investor-Friendly Policy FrameworkGovernment has assured investors in the country that it will formulate policy t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Government has assured investors in the country that it will formulate policy that will not hinder the growth of the local manufacturing sector. Finance Minister Felix Mutati said Government would ensure that the policy framework in place is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mining Giant Revenue 16% UpMining giant, RioZim is expecting to profitably utilize its chrome assets follo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Mining giant, RioZim is expecting to profitably utilize its chrome assets following government's decision to lift ban chrome exports with the company now resuscitating its various projects in the country. In its half year ending 30 June 2017... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Globalization - Fundamentally Unequal and Ultimately UnsustainableUnited Nations' Secretary General Ben Ki-moon asserts that despite the extraord
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
United Nations' Secretary General Ben Ki-moon asserts that despite the extraordinary benefits of globalization, "it remains fundamentally unequal and ultimately unsustainable." Opening the 72nd meeting of the UN General Assembly, Mr. Ki-moon many... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Global Fund Delegation Concludes VisitThe High Level Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (TGF) Delega
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The High Level Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (TGF) Delegation has concluded an eight day official mission to Liberia. The mission occurred, from 6 to 13 September 2017, in the context of negotiating, and finalizing new grant... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Be On High Alert, Estate Agents WarnedReal estate agents should be high on alert as they are vulnerable to money laun
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Real estate agents should be high on alert as they are vulnerable to money launderers seeking to clean ill-gotten wealth from illicit deals, the Reserve Bank Zimbabwe has warned. IN AN interview with The Herald Property recently, RBZ Financial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Sets Tougher Rules for Oil, Gas PSAsUganda has set tougher terms for new entrants in its oil and gas sector, where
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Uganda has set tougher terms for new entrants in its oil and gas sector, where profits and losses will be shared in line with prevailing oil prices. The new terms also restrict investors from recouping more than 65 per cent of their production costs... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dangote Endorses Govt's Debut Sukuk OfferNigeria's foremost entrepreneur and Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, has de
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Nigeria's foremost entrepreneur and Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, has described the debut N100billion Federal Government of Nigeria Sukuk offer as a paradigm shift in government's effort at seeking alternative funding for critical... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICRC - U.S.$100 Billion Required for Nigeria's Infrastructure DevelopmentBy Kunle Aderinokun, Obinna Chima and Nume Ekeghe The acting Director General,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
By Kunle Aderinokun, Obinna Chima and Nume Ekeghe The acting Director General, Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), Mr. Chidi Izuwa, has put the total amount of funds required to provide quality infrastructure in Nigeria over the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bank, Construction Firm in PartnershipThe Infrastructure Development Bank of Zimbabwe (IDBZ) has partnered listed con
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Infrastructure Development Bank of Zimbabwe (IDBZ) has partnered listed construction firm, Masimba Holdings, for the development of its residential projects in Kariba. THE bank intends to develop 1 557 high, medium and low density residential... Read more
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Herald Sun
Investors wait for signs from FedRecord-high world stocks have paused and the dollar has dipped, as investors wa
Herald Sun / Posted 6 minutes ago
Record-high world stocks have paused and the dollar has dipped, as investors waited for signals from the Federal Reserve on when it will start shrinking its balance sheet and nudge up US interest rates again. Tokyo's Nikkei had surged 2 per cent... Read more
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ORF Wien
Seestadt: Knapp 1.000 neue Wohnungen bis 2020 In der Seestadt Aspern steht die nächste Ausbaustufe an. Bis 2020 entstehen h
ORF Wien / Posted 7 minutes ago
In der Seestadt Aspern steht die nächste Ausbaustufe an. Bis 2020 entstehen hier knapp 1.000 neue Wohnungen. Errichtet wird ein Mix aus Gemeindewohnungen, geförderten und frei finanzierten... Read more
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ORF Wien
Seisenbacher-Auslieferung weiter offen Die heimische Justiz bemüht sich weiter um die Auslieferung des Ex-Judokas Pe
ORF Wien / Posted 7 minutes ago
Die heimische Justiz bemüht sich weiter um die Auslieferung des Ex-Judokas Peter Seisenbacher. Dieser war am 8. September aus der Auslieferungshaft entlassen worden. Man befinde sich „in Verhandlungen“, heißt... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Toys R Us has a plan to revamp its stores following bankruptcy filingSuffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 7 minutes ago
Suffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for bankruptcy. The 69-year old Toys R Us was once the mecca of kids' gifts. But it was eventually overtaken by Walmart and ultimately Amazon. In its fight to stay relevant,... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Cook Group announces sale of Cook Pharmica, plans to buy former GE site in BloomingtonBLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Cook Group made a pair of major announcements Tuesday that
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 7 minutes ago
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Cook Group made a pair of major announcements Tuesday that the company said will expand the life sciences industry in Bloomington. New Jersey-based Catalent, Inc. reached a deal to acquire Cook Pharmica, the companies revealed.... Read more
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Reuters
Dollar index holds losses as U.S. housing starts fall againNEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar stayed weaker versus a basket of currencies on
Reuters / Posted 8 minutes ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar stayed weaker versus a basket of currencies on Tuesday as data showed domestic home construction fell for a second straight month in August, rekindling some concerns about the U.S. housing sector. At 8:41 a.m. (1241... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Toys R Us has a plan to revamp its stores following bankruptcy filingSuffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 8 minutes ago
Suffering from slumping sales and mountains of debt, Toys 'R' Us has filed for bankruptcy. The 69-year old Toys R Us was once the mecca of kids' gifts. But it was eventually overtaken by Walmart and ultimately Amazon. In its fight to stay relevant,... Read more
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Reuters
Shares tap brakes, dollar reverses as Fed focus buildsLONDON (Reuters) - Record-high world stocks paused on Tuesday and the dollar di
Reuters / Posted 8 minutes ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Record-high world stocks paused on Tuesday and the dollar dipped, as investors waited for signals from the Federal Reserve on when it will start shrinking its balance sheet and nudge up U.S. interest rates again. Tokyo's Nikkei... Read more
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Reuters
Canada posts C$17.8 billion deficit in 2016-2017OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada posted a budget deficit of C$17.8 billion ($14.5 bill
Reuters / Posted 8 minutes ago
OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada posted a budget deficit of C$17.8 billion ($14.5 billion) for the 2016-17 fiscal year, the Finance Department said on Tuesday, slightly below the preliminary deficit of C$21.85 billion reported in May and well above the... Read more
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Reuters
S&P, Dow set for record open; Fed's meeting awaited(Reuters) - U.S. stocks index futures pointed to another record open for the S&
Reuters / Posted 8 minutes ago
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks index futures pointed to another record open for the S&P and the Dow on Tuesday, ahead of the two-day Federal Reserve meeting that is expected to roll out a plan to pare the central bank’s bond holdings. Investors do not... Read more
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