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asianage
Cybersecurity is one of top five business risks: Survey69 per cent of organisations are of the opinion that ransomware is a significan
asianage / Posted 3 minutes ago
69 per cent of organisations are of the opinion that ransomware is a significant risk to them and 43 per cent of organisations indicated that they have experienced ransomware attacks in the past year, states KPMG in India’s Cybercrime survey report... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economy Improved Meaningfully, Says Presidential AdviserBy Ndanki Kahiurika and Sakeus Iikela Despite subdued economic activity, the u
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
By Ndanki Kahiurika and Sakeus Iikela Despite subdued economic activity, the underlying fundamentals of the Namibian economy have improved meaningfully, presidential economic adviser John Steytler said yesterday. Steytler said this at State House's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Domestic Economy Contracted By 1.9 Percent in Q3 - NSAWindhoek — The Namibia Statistics Agency (NSA) yesterday confirmed that the dom
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Windhoek — The Namibia Statistics Agency (NSA) yesterday confirmed that the domestic economy indeed contracted by 1.9 percent in the third quarter of 2017, compared to a decline of 0.4 percent registered in the corresponding quarter of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Standard Bank Pioneers Banking in Aussenkehr ValleyWindhoek — Having operated as the only commercial bank in Aussenkehr Valley in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Windhoek — Having operated as the only commercial bank in Aussenkehr Valley in the //Karas Region for the past 13 years, Standard Bank has once again taken the lead to recently unveil a modern banking facility to the tune of N$4.5 million. The new... Read more
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Variety
Disney Will Get More Vice After Acquiring 21st Century Fox’s $70 Million StakeThat’s on top of the stake in Vice that Disney already owns, after investing $4
Variety / Posted 4 minutes ago
That’s on top of the stake in Vice that Disney already owns, after investing $400 million in the company in 2015. Fox had purchased its stake in the Brooklyn-based media company in 2013. The transfer of Fox’s Vice ownership stake wasn’t disclosed by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CCA Leads U.S. Delegation to Sudan on Historic Trade Mission Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) led an historic trade mission to Khartoum,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) led an historic trade mission to Khartoum, Sudan on December 3-7, 2017. This first trade mission to Sudan – less than two months after the U.S. government... Read more
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New York Daily News
Stocks move higher on Wall StreetThe latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 11:45 a.m.
New York Daily News / Posted 5 minutes ago
The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks moved broadly higher in midday trading, erasing modest losses from the day before. Technology companies, banks, and health care stocks were among the biggest... Read more
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New York Daily News
Berlin's much-delayed new airport slated to open in 2020FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2017 file photo the terminal building of the lit up airp
New York Daily News / Posted 5 minutes ago
FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2017 file photo the terminal building of the lit up airport Berlin Brandenburg BER is reflected in a puddle in Schoenefeld, Germany. Officials say they plan to open Berlin’s new airport, a project notorious for repeated delays,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
No bears here! Market on the verge of making historyA trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 minutes ago
A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
How do the ratepayers benefit?To the editor: The city has done it again! They use the Sewer, Water and Storm
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 9 minutes ago
To the editor: The city has done it again! They use the Sewer, Water and Storm Water Funds to fund all sorts of projects! A few years back they used some $13 million dollars to buy land at an auction including the 7 Islands and land in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Industrial production rose 0.2% in NovemberMore Business More Business News-Gazette.com embraces discussion of both comm
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 13 minutes ago
More Business More Business News-Gazette.com embraces discussion of both community and world issues. We welcome you to contribute your ideas, opinions and comments, but we ask that you avoid personal attacks, vulgarity and hate speech. We reserve... Read more
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TribLIVE
New rule: Lawyers can reveal private info about former clients without permission | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 14 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Meet the 10 top-paid UK public servants - and they all work in the same industryThe 10 highest-paid public servants in the country have been revealed - and eve
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 minutes ago
The 10 highest-paid public servants in the country have been revealed - and every single one works in Britain's widely-privatised rail industry. Network Rail chief executive Mark Carne earns the most at up to £750,000 per year - almost five times... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Laureate Education agrees to sell Malaysian schoolsLaureate Education announced Friday that it will sell a group of five schools i
Baltimore Sun / Posted 16 minutes ago
Laureate Education announced Friday that it will sell a group of five schools in Malaysia to Affinity Equity Partners, a private equity firm focused on the Asia Pacific. The Baltimore-based operator of for-profit higher educational institutions will... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Out to lunch with: Jackson Kwok, CEO of X Social GroupVenue: Gaucho Argentinian Steakhouse Main: Steak and Salmon salad Service: Fr
Marketing Interactive / Posted 17 minutes ago
Venue: Gaucho Argentinian Steakhouse Main: Steak and Salmon salad Service: Friendly and fast Jackson Kwok is the newly appointed CEO of Hong Kong’s own X Social Group – a digital agency specialising in social media marketing with huge ambitions to... Read more
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FOX Business
Don't Get Greedy With Twilio Inc. Stock (Yet)Twilio(NYSE: TWLO) has taken investors on a wild ride over the past one and a h
FOX Business / Posted 18 minutes ago
Twilio(NYSE: TWLO) has taken investors on a wild ride over the past one and a half years. The cloud communications platform provider went public at $15 last June, surged to the mid-$60s three months later, then stumbled all the way back to the... Read more
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FOX Business
Wall St. rises as bank, healthcare stocks gainWall Street indexes rose in morning trading on Friday, driven by gains in share
FOX Business / Posted 18 minutes ago
Wall Street indexes rose in morning trading on Friday, driven by gains in shares of banking and healthcare companies and on hopes that a final Republican tax bill will be unveiled in Congress later in the day. The S&P financial index .SPSY rose 1.07... Read more
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FOX Business
Investors Are Betting Big Against Shake Shack -- Why They're WrongBurger fans love Shake Shack(NYSE: SHAK), but a lot of investors don't feel the
FOX Business / Posted 18 minutes ago
Burger fans love Shake Shack(NYSE: SHAK), but a lot of investors don't feel the same way. The fast-growing restaurant chain is attracting plenty of naysayers these days. There were 10.7 million shares of Shake Shack sold short at the end of November,... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil holds below two-year highs as focus turns to U.S. outputOil prices remained little changed, lingering below two-year highs on Friday as
FOX Business / Posted 18 minutes ago
Oil prices remained little changed, lingering below two-year highs on Friday as the continuing outage of a North Sea pipeline and OPEC-led production cuts supported prices, while climbing U.S. output kept a lid on gains. Brent crude futures were... Read more
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FOX Business
Berlin's much-delayed new airport slated to open in 2020Officials say they plan to open Berlin's new airport, a project notorious for r
FOX Business / Posted 18 minutes ago
Officials say they plan to open Berlin's new airport, a project notorious for repeated delays, in 2020 — nearly a decade after it was first slated to start operations. News agency dpa reports that supervisory board chairman Rainer Bretschneider said... Read more
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FOX Business
Investors Are Betting Big Against Shake Shack -- Why They're WrongBurger fans love Shake Shack(NYSE: SHAK), but a lot of investors don't feel the
FOX Business / Posted 18 minutes ago
Burger fans love Shake Shack(NYSE: SHAK), but a lot of investors don't feel the same way. The fast-growing restaurant chain is attracting plenty of naysayers these days. There were 10.7 million shares of Shake Shack sold short at the end of November,... Read more
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FOX Business
Don't Get Greedy With Twilio Inc. Stock (Yet)Twilio(NYSE: TWLO) has taken investors on a wild ride over the past one and a h
FOX Business / Posted 18 minutes ago
Twilio(NYSE: TWLO) has taken investors on a wild ride over the past one and a half years. The cloud communications platform provider went public at $15 last June, surged to the mid-$60s three months later, then stumbled all the way back to the... Read more
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FOX Business
Berlin's much-delayed new airport slated to open in 2020BERLIN – Officials say they plan to open Berlin's new airport, a project notori
FOX Business / Posted 18 minutes ago
BERLIN – Officials say they plan to open Berlin's new airport, a project notorious for repeated delays, in 2020 — nearly a decade after it was first slated to start operations. Continue Reading Below News agency dpa reports that supervisory board... Read more
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FOX Business
Wall St. rises as bank, healthcare stocks gainWall Street indexes rose in morning trading on Friday, driven by gains in share
FOX Business / Posted 18 minutes ago
Wall Street indexes rose in morning trading on Friday, driven by gains in shares of banking and healthcare companies and on hopes that a final Republican tax bill will be unveiled in Congress later in the day. Continue Reading Below The S&P... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil holds below two-year highs as focus turns to U.S. outputOil prices remained little changed, lingering below two-year highs on Friday as
FOX Business / Posted 18 minutes ago
Oil prices remained little changed, lingering below two-year highs on Friday as the continuing outage of a North Sea pipeline and OPEC-led production cuts supported prices, while climbing U.S. output kept a lid on gains. Continue Reading... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Grains mostly lower, livestock mixedCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly lower Friday in early trading on the C
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 20 minutes ago
CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly lower Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for March delivery was off 1 cent at $4.18 a bushel; March corn fell 2.40 cents 3.47 a bushel; March oats rose 1.20 cents at $2.5460 a bushel... Read more
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Auto Spies
Chinese Set To Buy A 5% Stake In DaimlerVolvo owner Geely will buy 3-5% of Mercedes-Benz's parent company at a cost of
Auto Spies / Posted 23 minutes ago
Volvo owner Geely will buy 3-5% of Mercedes-Benz's parent company at a cost of £3.52 billion, according to Chinese state media. The acquisition would make Geely the third-biggest Daimler shareholder, overtaking the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi... Read more
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Auto Spies
BMW To Take Luxury Car Race Crown In 2017 .. But Not Here In The USBMW's sales in China rose 12 percent in November to 55,293 vehicles -- a result
Auto Spies / Posted 23 minutes ago
BMW's sales in China rose 12 percent in November to 55,293 vehicles -- a result that positions the automaker to be China's top-selling luxury brand this year. In the same period, Audi sales rose 6.5 percent to 56,208 units while Mercedes-Benz's... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Why Some Small Business Owners Are Turning to Crowdfunding to Save Their CompanyThe building on Conover Street in the Red Hook section of Brooklyn that houses
Stamford Advocate / Posted 25 minutes ago
The building on Conover Street in the Red Hook section of Brooklyn that houses Sunny’s Bar isn’t much to look at -- just a squat utilitarian block of red-painted brick with a sign hanging over the front door that announces, helpfully, bar. In the... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
US stocks move broadly higher in morning trading; oil risingMARKETS OVERSEAS: Major stock indexes in Europe were mixed. Germany's DAX was f
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 25 minutes ago
MARKETS OVERSEAS: Major stock indexes in Europe were mixed. Germany's DAX was flat, while France's CAC 40 shed 0.3 percent. Britain's FTSE 100 rose 0.4 percent after European Union leaders said they would allow the Brexit talks to move on to the next... Read more
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