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Sydney Morning Herald
Standard Chartered backs off Adani coal mining projectAnother bank has walked away from Adani's Carmichael mine project. Photo: Peter
Standard Chartered backs off Adani coal mining project
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted moments ago
Another bank has walked away from Adani's Carmichael mine project. Photo: Peter Braig Australia's largest proposed coal mine has been dealt another blow after Britain's Standard Chartered ended its contract on the Carmichael coal project, the second... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Myer is measuring up the risk for $600 million revampMyer chief executive Richard Umbers has given himself one year's profit grace –
Myer is measuring up the risk for $600 million revamp
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted moments ago
Myer chief executive Richard Umbers has given himself one year's profit grace – a "transition" year in 2016. Photo: Pat Scala If there is one word that best sums up the response from investors to the unveiling of Myer's transformation it would be –... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
National Australia Bank rules out funding Adani's Carmichael coal mineA NAB spokesperson said the bank has no plans to be involved in financing Adani
National Australia Bank rules out funding Adani's Carmichael coal mine
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted moments ago
A NAB spokesperson said the bank has no plans to be involved in financing Adani's Carmichael coal project. Photo: Glenn Hunt National Australia Bank has said it will not fund what would be the biggest coal mine in Australia, Adani's $16 billion... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
GDP: even old news is bad news when the bears are grumblingMal Maiden: Old news is new news The Reserve Bank stuck to its routine by hold
GDP: even old news is bad news when the bears are grumbling
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted moments ago
Mal Maiden: Old news is new news The Reserve Bank stuck to its routine by holding its rate-setting meeting the day before Wednesday's data dump on the Australian economy, but it got the big picture right. "In Australia, most of the available... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Forget the plasma TV, Gerry Harvey is selling his retail shop Harvey Norman on the benefits of diaryYou no longer need to be a billionaire to cash in on the next China boom sector
Forget the plasma TV, Gerry Harvey is selling his retail shop Harvey Norman on the benefits of diary
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted moments ago
You no longer need to be a billionaire to cash in on the next China boom sector, thanks to retail king Gerry Harvey. While consumers have picked themselves up from the spending doldrums, the billionaire obviously thought a little something extra was... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Evolution not revolution – the verdict on Myer's $600m planMyer chief Richard Umbers is lifting capex to levels not seen since 2011 to dri
Evolution not revolution – the verdict on Myer's $600m plan
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted moments ago
Myer chief Richard Umbers is lifting capex to levels not seen since 2011 to drive long-term sales growth. Photo: Pat Scala Myer shareholders have backed the retailer's $600 million turnaround plan by snapping up shares in a $221 million equity... Read more
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The Marietta Times
W.Va. to launch first syringe exchange programHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Health officials hope a new syringe exchange program i
W.Va. to launch first syringe exchange program
The Marietta Times / Posted moments ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Health officials hope a new syringe exchange program in Cabell County will reduce the number of blood-borne diseases. West Virginia Public Broadcasting reports (http://bit.ly/1Krlvng ) that the new program is set to begin... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Chandler Ralph plans to retireAdirondack Health President and CEO Chandler Ralph is scheduled to announce her
Chandler Ralph plans to retire
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted a minute ago
Adirondack Health President and CEO Chandler Ralph is scheduled to announce her retirement, effective next year, at a press conference late this morning at Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake. She's been at the helm of Adirondack Health for 21... Read more
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Investopedia
Top 5 Precious Metals Mutual FundsTypically, a precious metals portfolio focuses on mining stocks. Some funds, ho
Top 5 Precious Metals Mutual Funds
Investopedia / Posted a minute ago
Typically, a precious metals portfolio focuses on mining stocks. Some funds, however, purchase a small-to-moderate amount of gold or silver bullion. Though primary allocation is given to gold mining stocks, many funds do offer a substantial amount of... Read more
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Investopedia
Top 5 Startups that Emerged in LondonLondon has served as the de facto financial capital of Europe for all of modern
Top 5 Startups that Emerged in London
Investopedia / Posted a minute ago
London has served as the de facto financial capital of Europe for all of modern history. As a result, many large banks, financial institutions and huge multinational corporations call the U.K. capital home. The workforce in London is similar to that... Read more
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Investopedia
Vanguard Small-Cap Value (VBRSmall-cap value exchange-traded funds (ETFs) provide exposure to small-cap stoc
Vanguard Small-Cap Value (VBR
Investopedia / Posted a minute ago
Small-cap value exchange-traded funds (ETFs) provide exposure to small-cap stocks deemed to be undervalued by the funds' strategies. Small-cap value stocks tend to have more upside potential than their counterparts; however, high return potentials... Read more
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Investopedia
Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corp Bd (VCITBonds can serve as essential elements of fixed-income and equity portfolios. Si
Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corp Bd (VCIT
Investopedia / Posted a minute ago
Bonds can serve as essential elements of fixed-income and equity portfolios. Since bonds are generally less volatile than stocks, they can be less risky investments for risk-averse investors. Bonds can help to diversify and mitigate the overall... Read more
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Canberra Times
Relax. It wasn’t a crisis, just a correctionEconomic weakness in China has sent its sharemarkets plunging and made investor
Relax. It wasn’t a crisis, just a correction
Canberra Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Economic weakness in China has sent its sharemarkets plunging and made investors wary of sell anything to do with China. Photo: Mark Schiefelbein There are a lot of opinions about the recent market correction but let's just stick to the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Liquidity's their happy place as fund managers cut risk and wait for bargainsWilson Asset Management investment analyst Martin Hickson, Beulah Capital chief
Liquidity's their happy place as fund managers cut risk and wait for bargains
Canberra Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Wilson Asset Management investment analyst Martin Hickson, Beulah Capital chief investment officer Peter Mavromatis​, Peak Asset Management executive director Niv Dagan​ and Prime Value Asset Management co-chief investment officer ST Wong all say... Read more
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Canberra Times
National Australia Bank rules out funding Adani's Carmichael coal mineA NAB spokesperson said the bank has no plans to be involved in financing Adani
National Australia Bank rules out funding Adani's Carmichael coal mine
Canberra Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
A NAB spokesperson said the bank has no plans to be involved in financing Adani's Carmichael coal project. Photo: Glenn Hunt National Australia Bank has said it will not fund what would be the biggest coal mine in Australia, Adani's $16 billion... Read more
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Canberra Times
Myer is measuring up the risk for $600 million revampMyer chief executive Richard Umbers has given himself one year's profit grace –
Myer is measuring up the risk for $600 million revamp
Canberra Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Myer chief executive Richard Umbers has given himself one year's profit grace – a "transition" year in 2016. Photo: Pat Scala If there is one word that best sums up the response from investors to the unveiling of Myer's transformation it would be –... Read more
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Canberra Times
GDP: even old news is bad news when the bears are grumblingMal Maiden: Old news is new news The Reserve Bank stuck to its routine by hold
GDP: even old news is bad news when the bears are grumbling
Canberra Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Mal Maiden: Old news is new news The Reserve Bank stuck to its routine by holding its rate-setting meeting the day before Wednesday's data dump on the Australian economy, but it got the big picture right. "In Australia, most of the available... Read more
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Canberra Times
Forget the plasma TV, Gerry Harvey is selling his retail shop Harvey Norman on the benefits of diaryYou no longer need to be a billionaire to cash in on the next China boom sector
Forget the plasma TV, Gerry Harvey is selling his retail shop Harvey Norman on the benefits of diary
Canberra Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
You no longer need to be a billionaire to cash in on the next China boom sector, thanks to retail king Gerry Harvey. While consumers have picked themselves up from the spending doldrums, the billionaire obviously thought a little something extra was... Read more
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Canberra Times
Evolution not revolution – the verdict on Myer's $600m planMyer chief Richard Umbers is lifting capex to levels not seen since 2011 to dri
Evolution not revolution – the verdict on Myer's $600m plan
Canberra Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
Myer chief Richard Umbers is lifting capex to levels not seen since 2011 to drive long-term sales growth. Photo: Pat Scala Myer shareholders have backed the retailer's $600 million turnaround plan by snapping up shares in a $221 million equity... Read more
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Rappler
Helping SMEs get financing key for Asia's continued growth – ADBSTRONG FOUNDATIONS. As the world economy slows along with China's, SMEs will pl
Helping SMEs get financing key for Asia's continued growth – ADB
Rappler / Posted 4 minutes ago
STRONG FOUNDATIONS. As the world economy slows along with China's, SMEs will play a key part in pushing developing Asia forward, the Asian Development Bank says. MANILA, Philippines – An Asian Development Bank (ADB) said Wednesday, September 2 that... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
US markets open solidly higher a day after big plungeNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. and global stock markets were recovering in early morning
US markets open solidly higher a day after big plunge
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. and global stock markets were recovering in early morning trading Wednesday after a sharp sell-off a day earlier. Still, investors remain on edge after a plunge in stocks Tuesday that was triggered by reports showing slowing... Read more
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Arkansas Times
State tax revenue continues to riseThe state reported net tax revenue in August up 5.8 percent compared with the s
State tax revenue continues to rise
Arkansas Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
The state reported net tax revenue in August up 5.8 percent compared with the same month a year ago and 7.1 percent more than a conservative forecast. After two months of the year, the state's net revenue is $34.8 million above forecast. Maybe there... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Late Obamacare Data Hampers IRS Tax Credit Verificationby Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington02 September 2015 Delays in receiving
Late Obamacare Data Hampers IRS Tax Credit Verification
Tax-News.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington02 September 2015 Delays in receiving data from Health Insurance Marketplaces (Exchanges) led to challenges for the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Chinese VAT Should Be Levied On Fertilizersby Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong02 September 2015 China introduced value
Chinese VAT Should Be Levied On Fertilizers
Tax-News.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong02 September 2015 China introduced value-added tax on fertilizers from September 1. Earlier, on August 10, the Chinese Ministry of Finance issued Cai Shui [2015] No.... Read more
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Tax-News.com
S Korea Sets Tax Amnesty For Overseas Assetsby Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong02 September 2015 The South Korean Gover
S Korea Sets Tax Amnesty For Overseas Assets
Tax-News.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong02 September 2015 The South Korean Government has disclosed that it will run a voluntary tax amnesty for individuals and companies to report undeclared overseas... Read more
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Business Standard India
Infosys: Closing in on TCSInfosys scrip has outperformed the S&P BSE Sensex in the past few months and ma
Infosys: Closing in on TCS
Business Standard India / Posted 6 minutes ago
Infosys scrip has outperformed the S&P BSE Sensex in the past few months and made a new all-time high of Rs 1,186 last month. Higher focus on automation and digitisation, increased efforts to mine existing clients, improved utilisation and ramping up... Read more
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Business Standard India
HCL to build experience lab for Manchester UnitedThe lab, to be housed within the iconic Old Trafford staudim will work on creat
HCL to build experience lab for Manchester United
Business Standard India / Posted 6 minutes ago
The lab, to be housed within the iconic Old Trafford staudim will work on creating a unified fan experience for supporters, an HCL statement said. It will be the seventh such lab across the world for HCL. "Our partnership with HCL is a first for... Read more
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Business Standard India
Last date for e-filing of I-T return extended to Sept 7Govt had received complaints that tax payers had faced difficulties in e-filing
Last date for e-filing of I-T return extended to Sept 7
Business Standard India / Posted 6 minutes ago
Govt had received complaints that tax payers had faced difficulties in e-filing of returns due to slowing down of certain e-services on Aug 31The government today extended the last date for... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
US markets open solidly higher a day after big plungeNEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stocks are opening broadly higher as the market bounces ba
US markets open solidly higher a day after big plunge
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stocks are opening broadly higher as the market bounces back from a plunge the day before. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 200 points, or 1.3 percent, to 16,255 in the first few minutes of trading Thursday. The Standard... Read more
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Horncastle Today
8% rise in cost of your weekly shop in last 12 monthsThe cost of basic food and non-alcoholic drink in supermarkets may be rising a
8% rise in cost of your weekly shop in last 12 months
Horncastle Today / Posted 7 minutes ago
The cost of basic food and non-alcoholic drink in supermarkets may be rising a lot faster than previously thought. A cross-section of everyday items, including tea bags, bananas, potatoes and milk, went up in price by an average of 8% over the past... Read more
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