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Terror attacks prompt switch to Mediterranean, says Thomas CookHoliday firm Thomas Cook said it has switched to selling more Mediterranean tri
Terror attacks prompt switch to Mediterranean, says Thomas Cook
guardian-series / Posted 3 minutes ago
Holiday firm Thomas Cook said it has switched to selling more Mediterranean trips as a response to recent terror attacks. The group said underlying operating losses improved by 11% to £49 million in the three months to the end of December as... Read more
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guardian-series
British Gas and EDF Energy announce gas price cutsBritish Gas and EDF Energy have become the last of the Big Six providers to low
British Gas and EDF Energy announce gas price cuts
guardian-series / Posted 3 minutes ago
British Gas and EDF Energy have become the last of the Big Six providers to lower prices, announcing moves to cut gas bills next month. Centrica-owned British Gas said it will reduce gas prices by 5.1%, benefiting ar ound 6.8 million customers,... Read more
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CBC.ca
Next week's new mortgage rule won't cool down hot marketsBeginning next week, many Canadians hoping to buy an abode will need to put mor
Next week's new mortgage rule won't cool down hot markets
CBC.ca / Posted 3 minutes ago
Beginning next week, many Canadians hoping to buy an abode will need to put more cash down before they can call it home. The extra cost might keep some would-be homeowners from mortgages they can't really afford, but it's unlikely to leave any... Read more
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CBC.ca
In no mood to backtrack on interest rates, Fed chair instructs Congress to take deep breathThank goodness for the calming effect of U.S. Fed chair Janet Yellen as she tes
In no mood to backtrack on interest rates, Fed chair instructs Congress to take deep breath
CBC.ca / Posted 3 minutes ago
Thank goodness for the calming effect of U.S. Fed chair Janet Yellen as she testified to Congress Wednesday. And thank goodness it is a level-headed Yellen in charge of the world's most influential central bank, and not members of Congress, most of... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
British Gas and EDF Energy announce gas price cuts A British Gas thermostat, as around 6.8 million customers are to benefit from
British Gas and EDF Energy announce gas price cuts
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 minutes ago
A British Gas thermostat, as around 6.8 million customers are to benefit from cheaper energy bills after the company became the latest major supplier to announce a price cut. Photo credit: Philip... Read more
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asianage
Market mayhem: Sensex crashes 800 points to crack 23,000-levelThe Nifty crashed 232.30 points or 3.21 per cent to 6,983.40. Mumbai: Market b
Market mayhem: Sensex crashes 800 points to crack 23,000-level
asianage / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Nifty crashed 232.30 points or 3.21 per cent to 6,983.40. Mumbai: Market benchmark Sensex crashed below 23,000-level in pre-close session after nosediving over 800 points while the NSE Nifty broke 7,000-mark on massive sell-off in banks and... Read more
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asianage
Market mayhem Sensex crashes 800 points to crack 23,000-levelThe Nifty crashed 232.30 points or 3.21 per cent to 6,983.40. Mumbai: Market b
Market mayhem Sensex crashes 800 points to crack 23,000-level
asianage / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Nifty crashed 232.30 points or 3.21 per cent to 6,983.40. Mumbai: Market benchmark Sensex crashed below 23,000-level in pre-close session after nosediving over 800 points while the NSE Nifty broke 7,000-mark on massive sell-off in banks and... Read more
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asianage
Nokia profit fell in 2015 ahead of Alcatel-Lucent acquisitionTotal revenue went up by 6 per cent, to 12.5 billion euros. Helsinki: Finnish
Nokia profit fell in 2015 ahead of Alcatel-Lucent acquisition
asianage / Posted 5 minutes ago
Total revenue went up by 6 per cent, to 12.5 billion euros. Helsinki: Finnish telecom equipment giant Nokia's net profit fell by 29 per cent in 2015, to USD 2.8 billion ahead of acquiring its French-American rival Alcatel- Lucent, the company said... Read more
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asianage
Gold surges further to Rs 28,800 per 10 gramsGold up by Rs 215 per 10 gram, silver eased by Rs 130 per kg. New Delhi: Gold
Gold surges further to Rs 28,800 per 10 grams
asianage / Posted 5 minutes ago
Gold up by Rs 215 per 10 gram, silver eased by Rs 130 per kg. New Delhi: Gold prices soared further by Rs 215 to Rs 28,800 per 10 grams at the bullion market on February 11, on a firming trend overseas amid increased buying by jewellers to meet the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Brian Njikizana Appointed PAAB BossKPMG Chartered Accountants managing partner, Brian Njikizana, has been appointe
Brian Njikizana Appointed PAAB Boss
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
KPMG Chartered Accountants managing partner, Brian Njikizana, has been appointed chairman of the Public Auditors and Accountants Board (PAAB). Njikizana takes over from Wesley Sibanda, a partner at Welsa International. A past president of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Solomon Guramatunhu Rekindles Appetite for StocksA FAMILY Trust linked to the country's respected eye surgeon Solomon Guramatunh
Solomon Guramatunhu Rekindles Appetite for Stocks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
A FAMILY Trust linked to the country's respected eye surgeon Solomon Guramatunhu has amassed a diversified portfolio of investments on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE), which has had its worst performance in recent years. Popular for his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Foods - an Unpretentious BehemothMIKE Lashbrook doesn't think much about the perception that National Foods Hold
National Foods - an Unpretentious Behemoth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
MIKE Lashbrook doesn't think much about the perception that National Foods Holdings (Natfoods) is a behemoth that is doing very well compared to peers in the agro-industrial sector. Sitting in his office at Gloria House, one of too few vibrant areas... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Terror attacks prompt switch to Mediterranean, says Thomas CookHoliday firm Thomas Cook said it has switched to selling more Mediterranean tri
Terror attacks prompt switch to Mediterranean, says Thomas Cook
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 5 minutes ago
Holiday firm Thomas Cook said it has switched to selling more Mediterranean trips as a response to recent terror attacks. The group said underlying operating losses improved by 11% to £49 million in the three months to the end of December as... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
British Gas and EDF Energy announce gas price cutsBritish Gas and EDF Energy have become the last of the Big Six providers to low
British Gas and EDF Energy announce gas price cuts
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 5 minutes ago
British Gas and EDF Energy have become the last of the Big Six providers to lower prices, announcing moves to cut gas bills next month. Centrica-owned British Gas said it will reduce gas prices by 5.1%, benefiting ar ound 6.8 million customers,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gweru Property Market SlumpsTHE property market has hit an all time low in Gweru with some shops and office
Gweru Property Market Slumps
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
THE property market has hit an all time low in Gweru with some shops and offices in the city's central business district (CBD) now empty owing to the high cost of rentals. Vacancy for office and shop space stands at 20 percent in the Midlands... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chidhakwa Spot On, but ...WE read with a mixture of sadness and pleasant surprise comments made by acting
Chidhakwa Spot On, but ...
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
WE read with a mixture of sadness and pleasant surprise comments made by acting Finance and Economic Development Minister, Walter Chidhakwa, two weeks ago. Speaking at a World Bank sponsored workshop for heads of parastatals, Chidhakwa fired a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fresh Reshuffle At NSSATHE under-fire National Social Security Authority (NSSA) will go through anothe
Fresh Reshuffle At NSSA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
THE under-fire National Social Security Authority (NSSA) will go through another round of shakeup, this time targeting its regional general managers as the troubled pay-as-you-go pension scheme seeks ways to improve the way it does its things. NSSA... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Icaz Rolls Out IFRS 15THE Institute of Chartered Accountants of Zimbabwe (ICAZ) has started rolling o
Icaz Rolls Out IFRS 15
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
THE Institute of Chartered Accountants of Zimbabwe (ICAZ) has started rolling out the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) 15, a new standard on accounting for revenue arising from contracts with customers. ICAZ is the professional... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MPs Receives Mixed ViewsONE of the major talking points on the January 2016 Monetary Policy Statement (
MPs Receives Mixed Views
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
ONE of the major talking points on the January 2016 Monetary Policy Statement (MPS) unveiled by Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor, John Mangudya last week was his crackdown on illicit financial flows (IFFs). As much as US$2 billion was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNZA Students Hail New Loan BillThe University of Zambia Students Union (UNZASU) has welcomed the decision by G
UNZA Students Hail New Loan Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The University of Zambia Students Union (UNZASU) has welcomed the decision by Government to enact a Student Loan Bill that will replace the bursary scheme. UNZASU president Jones Mwewa said the student Loan Bill if enacted would be beneficial as it... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Vegetable Shortage Hits C/BeltThe scarcity of tomatoes on the Copperbelt province has pushed up the price of
Vegetable Shortage Hits C/Belt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The scarcity of tomatoes on the Copperbelt province has pushed up the price of the commodity by over 100 percent. During rainy season, most tomatoes are of poor quality due to too much water which makes it difficult for the farmers to grow the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Firm to Invest U.S.$200 Million in WarehousesA South African based property developer plans to invest US$200 million in the
SA Firm to Invest U.S.$200 Million in Warehouses
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
A South African based property developer plans to invest US$200 million in the construction of warehousing and shopping facilities countrywide. Actis has noticed that Zambia is an attractive investment destination because of its demand for imported... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Points Out Ornamental Rocks As an Alternative to Oil CrisisLubango — The minister of Geology and Mining, Francisco Queiroz, pointed out on
Minister Points Out Ornamental Rocks As an Alternative to Oil Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Lubango — The minister of Geology and Mining, Francisco Queiroz, pointed out on Wednesday in Lubango, southern Huíla province, the fostering the manufacturing activity of ornamental rocks, through the creation of technology of cutting, with the right... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oshiomhole Commissioned Interventionists' Projects At AAU, Orbih InsistsEdo State Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Dan Orbih, has maint
Oshiomhole Commissioned Interventionists' Projects At AAU, Orbih Insists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Edo State Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Dan Orbih, has maintained that projects commissioned by Governor Adams Oshiomhole at the state-owned Ambrose Alli University, AAU, were those funded and completed by interventionist agencies... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Crude Oil Production Up By 252,800BPDNigeria's crude oil output increased by 252,800 barrels per day in January, up
Crude Oil Production Up By 252,800BPD
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Nigeria's crude oil output increased by 252,800 barrels per day in January, up from the 1.697 million barrels per day it recorded in December to 1.949 million barrels per day. This development has also boosted the total production of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Markets Have All Eyes On Zuma's Critical SONA SpeechThe rand weakened slightly to R15.92 at 09:55 ahead of President Jacob Zuma's S
Markets Have All Eyes On Zuma's Critical SONA Speech
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The rand weakened slightly to R15.92 at 09:55 ahead of President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation speech on Thursday, which will be watched closely by local investors hoping for a sign that the country can stave off a credit rating downgrade to "junk... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
N81 Billion Debt - Ubah Asks Court to Stop Amcon From Taking Over Capital OilAbuja — Businessman, Ifeanyi Patrick Ubah and his company, Capital Oil and Gas
N81 Billion Debt - Ubah Asks Court to Stop Amcon From Taking Over Capital Oil
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Abuja — Businessman, Ifeanyi Patrick Ubah and his company, Capital Oil and Gas Industries Limited, have sued the Asset Management Company of Nigeria (AMCON) and its Managing Director, Ahmed Lawan Kuru, for an alleged violation of terms of a consent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FRC Tackles NNPC Over Non-Submission of Audited AccountsAbuja — The Fiscal Responsibility Commission (FRC) tuesday carpeted the Nigeria
FRC Tackles NNPC Over Non-Submission of Audited Accounts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Abuja — The Fiscal Responsibility Commission (FRC) tuesday carpeted the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for allegedly failing to provide its audited financial statements to the commission since 2011. It also chided the corporation for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ubah Asks Court to Stop Amcon From Taking Over Capital OilAbuja — Businessman, Ifeanyi Patrick Ubah and his company, Capital Oil and Gas
Ubah Asks Court to Stop Amcon From Taking Over Capital Oil
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Abuja — Businessman, Ifeanyi Patrick Ubah and his company, Capital Oil and Gas Industries Limited, have sued the Asset Management Company of Nigeria (AMCON) and its Managing Director, Ahmed Lawan Kuru for alleged violation of the terms of a consent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Woolworths Continues to Deliver Strong GrowthRetailer Woolworths said first-half headline earnings per share increased by 30
Woolworths Continues to Deliver Strong Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Retailer Woolworths said first-half headline earnings per share increased by 30.6% with a 17.1% increase in revenue of R35.5bn and a 48.1% increase in gross profit. The increase was attributed to a turnaround in the clothing division as well as a... Read more
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