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The Hill
Gains from free trade agreements have been undersold, not oversoldCritics of trade agreements — and they’ve been around since the United States n
The Hill / Posted moments ago
Critics of trade agreements — and they’ve been around since the United States negotiated its first one with Israel in 1984 — claim the deals’ proponents oversell them. Indeed, in 1993, after the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) between... Read more
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The Economic Times
Discounts on Amazon, Flipkart & Snapdeal illegal, in violation of FDI rules: Traders' bodyThe Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) wrote to Union Commerce Minister
The Economic Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) wrote to Union Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu in this regard, claiming that the companies were indulging in a "blatant violation" of the FDI (foreign direct investment) policy. "Amazon has declared... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Reason Why ICOs Have Been Going Through The Roof...Authored by Simon Black via SovereignMan.com, First it was Pets.com, and all t
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 minutes ago
Authored by Simon Black via SovereignMan.com, First it was Pets.com, and all the unbelievably stupid Internet businesses in the 1990s. Investors were so eager to buy dot-com stocks, all you had to do was put an “e” in front of your business or... Read more
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Zero Hedge
How The Fed's "Transparency" Killed Long-Term Investing: Deutsche Bank ExplainsTwo weeks ago, one of our favorite derivatives strategists, BofA Barnaby Martin
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 minutes ago
Two weeks ago, one of our favorite derivatives strategists, BofA Barnaby Martin wrote something we have said for years: "QE has been the most effective way for CBs to 'sell vol'", arguing that accommodative monetary policies across the globe amid QE... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Officials in Puerto Rico plead for suppliesIn this Sept. 19, 2017 photo, evacuee Guillermina Reyes, 90, sits with with her
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 23 minutes ago
In this Sept. 19, 2017 photo, evacuee Guillermina Reyes, 90, sits with with her pet dog Blackie at the Juan Ponce de Leon Elementary School before the arrival of Hurricane Maria, in Humacao, Puerto Rico. The island took a direct hit by the category... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ireland’s housing crisis 'stems from shortage of apartments'The State’s housing crisis stems from a shortage of apartments, not houses, eco
The Irish Times / Posted 25 minutes ago
The State’s housing crisis stems from a shortage of apartments, not houses, economist and author of the Daft.ie report Ronan Lyons has claimed. The distinction, he said, was crucial to understanding the severity of the current problem. In an... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Officials in Puerto Rico plead for suppliesIn this Sept. 19, 2017 photo, evacuee Guillermina Reyes, 90, sits with with her
Santa Maria Times / Posted 30 minutes ago
In this Sept. 19, 2017 photo, evacuee Guillermina Reyes, 90, sits with with her pet dog Blackie at the Juan Ponce de Leon Elementary School before the arrival of Hurricane Maria, in Humacao, Puerto Rico. The island took a direct hit by the category... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Missouri governor headed to China, South KoreaJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Gov. Eric Greitens will begin his first trade missio
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 31 minutes ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Gov. Eric Greitens will begin his first trade mission Saturday when he and First Lady Sheena Greitens leave for China and South Korea, his office announced Friday. Greitens' office said in a news release that the governor... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Cigarette Tax Has Far-Reaching EffectsOutcasts in a health conscious society, Connecticut smokers soon could face eve
Hartford Courant / Posted 33 minutes ago
Outcasts in a health conscious society, Connecticut smokers soon could face even more pressure to quit or figure out how to continue their increasingly costly habit. Backed by the governor and Democratic legislators, a proposed 45-cent increase in... Read more
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New Kerala
The Zebra Lands USD 40 Million Series B to Expand Insurance Search Engine - newkerala news #274339AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 23, 2017 : The Zebra, the nation's leading auto insurance
New Kerala / Posted 36 minutes ago
AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 23, 2017 : The Zebra, the nation's leading auto insurance comparison marketplace, today announced it has raised USD 40 million in Series B funding led by Accel Partners to continue its mission to simplify how consumers... Read more
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New Kerala
Rise People Extends its Successful Free Payroll Offering, Rise Lite, to More Canadian Small Businesses - newkerala news #274330VANCOUVER, Sept. 23, 2017 : Rise People, a leading edge digital HR and group he
New Kerala / Posted 36 minutes ago
VANCOUVER, Sept. 23, 2017 : Rise People, a leading edge digital HR and group health insurance platform, has announced the expansion of its free, full-service online payroll solution, Rise Lite, to small businesses in Canada with 20 employees or... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Officials in Puerto Rico plead for suppliesIn this Sept. 19, 2017 photo, evacuee Guillermina Reyes, 90, sits with with her
Rapid City Journal / Posted 36 minutes ago
In this Sept. 19, 2017 photo, evacuee Guillermina Reyes, 90, sits with with her pet dog Blackie at the Juan Ponce de Leon Elementary School before the arrival of Hurricane Maria, in Humacao, Puerto Rico. The island took a direct hit by the category... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Donors’ reluctance to keep up promises alarming for LDCs: Bangladesh FM“This is alarming for us,” AH Mahmood Ali said in New York at a G77 annual mini
Bdnews24.com / Posted 40 minutes ago
“This is alarming for us,” AH Mahmood Ali said in New York at a G77 annual ministerial meeting on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly. He asked the G77 to continue “to raise its voice against the inward-looking approaches adopted by our... Read more
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Gazette
Saving for home deposit can take up to a decadeFIRST-time buyers are taking up to a decade to save for a deposit on a home, a
Gazette / Posted 40 minutes ago
FIRST-time buyers are taking up to a decade to save for a deposit on a home, a new survey shows. Research by the consumer group Which? found that a quarter of first-time buyers had to save for five to 10 years for their deposit. Of the 1,000... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Govt may not upset revenue, spending math in attempt to prop up economyThe government is working on measures that will create more jobs and help raise
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 46 minutes ago
The government is working on measures that will create more jobs and help raise income levels in a slowing economy, but no step that will impact revenue or the spending balance will be taken outside of the annual budget, two finance ministry... Read more
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FOX Business
Bank of the Ozarks’ CEO Gets Low Approval Ratings From EmployeesLeadership is hard to quantify because it's subjective, but there are neverthel
FOX Business / Posted 59 minutes ago
Leadership is hard to quantify because it's subjective, but there are nevertheless metrics that measure it. My favorite is the CEO approval score on Glassdoor.com, a website where current and former employees review companies and their... Read more
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FOX Business
Himax Technologies vs. QualcommChipmakers Himax(NASDAQ: HIMX) and Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) both experienced big
FOX Business / Posted 59 minutes ago
Chipmakers Himax(NASDAQ: HIMX) and Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) both experienced big price swings this year. Himax shares surged more than 70% on optimism about its growth potential in the augmented and virtual reality markets, but Qualcomm fell 20% on a... Read more
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FOX Business
Himax Technologies vs. QualcommChipmakers Himax(NASDAQ: HIMX) and Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) both experienced big
FOX Business / Posted 59 minutes ago
Chipmakers Himax(NASDAQ: HIMX) and Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) both experienced big price swings this year. Himax shares surged more than 70% on optimism about its growth potential in the augmented and virtual reality markets, but Qualcomm fell 20% on a... Read more
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FOX Business
Bank of the Ozarks’ CEO Gets Low Approval Ratings From EmployeesContinue Reading Below Leadership is hard to quantify because it's subjective,
FOX Business / Posted 59 minutes ago
Continue Reading Below Leadership is hard to quantify because it's subjective, but there are nevertheless metrics that measure it. My favorite is the CEO approval score on Glassdoor.com, a website where current and former employees review companies... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Rody insists on Trillanes' bank accountsOPPOSITION Senator Antonio Trillanes IV was wrong when he claimed the alleged b
Manila Standard Today / Posted an hour ago
OPPOSITION Senator Antonio Trillanes IV was wrong when he claimed the alleged bank accounts were not his, even if he had flown to Singapore to disprove them, President Rodrigo Duterte has said. In a speech before Davao-based journalists Friday,... Read more
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The Hill
It’s time to demilitarize East AsiaIn the past three weeks, North Korean missile launches have twice set sirens bl
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
In the past three weeks, North Korean missile launches have twice set sirens blaring over northern Japan, terrifying local civilians and bringing home the reality of the imminent threat from North Korea’s aggressive nuclear weapons program. How... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Cashout pressure builds at Chicago wealth adviser network HighTowerHighTower Advisors CEO Elliot Weissbluth built one of the biggest wealth advise
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted an hour ago
HighTower Advisors CEO Elliot Weissbluth built one of the biggest wealth adviser networks in the U.S. Now he just needs to figure out how to deliver riches to its investors. An initial public offering for the Chicago company expected last year would... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Chicago's largest physicians groups of 2017Crain's has published its annual list of Chicago's largest physicians groups, r
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted an hour ago
Crain's has published its annual list of Chicago's largest physicians groups, ranked by 2016 net revenue. Advocate Medical Group maintained its No. 1 spot, reporting $1.2 billion in net revenue, an increase of 4 percent from 2015. Northwestern... Read more
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The Economic Times
How the oldest IT company IBM is discovering its India storyThe inviting greens of the Karnataka Golf Association’s 18-hole course open up
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
The inviting greens of the Karnataka Golf Association’s 18-hole course open up just besides IBM India chairman Vanitha Narayanan’s office at Embassy GolfLinks Business Park. The view of the grass is partially blocked by the trees bordering the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
I bought bitcoin at a deli — here's how it worksAt first glance, Mario's Gourmet Deli, a New York City bodega on the corner of
Stamford Advocate / Posted an hour ago
At first glance, Mario's Gourmet Deli, a New York City bodega on the corner of West 106th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, looks like a regular corner store. The recently installed ATM was featured in a New Yorker piece by Ian Parker, who described it... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Here are the world's top 10 most livable cities — and how much it costs to live thereCalling a concrete jungle home may not bring to mind images of comfort and sere
Stamford Advocate / Posted an hour ago
Calling a concrete jungle home may not bring to mind images of comfort and serenity. To determine the rankings, the EIU evaluated 140 cities based on 30 factors across five categories: stability, healthcare, culture and environment, education, and... Read more
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Bleacher Report
MLB Announces $1 Million Donation to Puerto Rico, Mexico Disaster Relief EffortsMajor League Baseball announced Saturday a $1 million donation to support ongoi
Bleacher Report / Posted an hour ago
Major League Baseball announced Saturday a $1 million donation to support ongoing relief efforts following Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico and the earthquake in Mexico. Mike Teevan of MLB Communications provided MLB's statement: Today @MLB announced... Read more
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The Borneo Post
The week at a glance 24 September 201714.5 mln contributors may lose out if epf sells PLUS There is rising concern t
The Borneo Post / Posted an hour ago
14.5 mln contributors may lose out if epf sells PLUS There is rising concern that some 14.5 million contributors to the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) may lose out on a steady stream of dividend income if the pension fund sells its 49 per cent stake... Read more
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The Manila Times
CLuzon has most number of micro enterprisesTARLAC: Central Luzon posted the most number of barangay (village) micro busine
The Manila Times / Posted an hour ago
TARLAC: Central Luzon posted the most number of barangay (village) micro business enterprises (BMBEs) in the country from January to June this year. Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Regional Director Judith Angeles said 47 Negosyo Centers in... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Bursa Malaysia to trade sidewaysKUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia is expected to trade sideways between the 1,760 an
The Borneo Post / Posted an hour ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia is expected to trade sideways between the 1,760 and 1,770 levels as it enters a consolidation mode. Affin Hwang Investment Bank vice-president and head of Retail Research, Datuk Dr Nazri Khan Adam Khan said the local... Read more
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