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New Kerala
Key Indian equity indices open flat - newkerala.com #111056Mumbai, Aug 29 : The key Indian equity indices on Monday morning opened flat. T
Key Indian equity indices open flat - newkerala.com #111056
New Kerala / Posted 2 minutes ago
Mumbai, Aug 29 : The key Indian equity indices on Monday morning opened flat. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), was trading 16.60 points or 0.06 per cent down during the morning session. The wider 51-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange... Read more
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New Kerala
Chinese shares open lower - newkerala.com #111050Beijing, Aug 29 : Chinese stocks opened lower on Monday, with the benchmark Sha
Chinese shares open lower - newkerala.com #111050
New Kerala / Posted 2 minutes ago
Beijing, Aug 29 : Chinese stocks opened lower on Monday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 0.06 per cent to open at 3,068.46 points. The smaller Shenzhen index opened 0.03 per cent lower at 10,690.95 points, Xinhua news agency... Read more
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New Kerala
New research identifies role of mood in making decisions - newkerala.com #111047San Francisco, Aug 29 : People tend to engage in unpleasant but necessary activ
New research identifies role of mood in making decisions - newkerala.com #111047
New Kerala / Posted 2 minutes ago
San Francisco, Aug 29 : People tend to engage in unpleasant but necessary activities, such as paying bills or doing housework, when they are in a good mood and choose pleasurable activities as a way to feel better when they are in a bad mood,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bourse Weekly Revenue Drops 5%The bourse recorded lower earning last week compared to the previous week follo
Bourse Weekly Revenue Drops 5%
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
The bourse recorded lower earning last week compared to the previous week following a 5.04 per cent drop in revenue to Rwf105.6 million down from Rwf113.3 million realised for the period August 15-19. This was a decline of Rwf5.7 million, the Rwanda... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bad Loans Weigh Down Savings and Credit CooperativesNon-performing loans (NPLs) among Umurenge SACCOs increased to 12.5 per cent in
Bad Loans Weigh Down Savings and Credit Cooperatives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
Non-performing loans (NPLs) among Umurenge SACCOs increased to 12.5 per cent in the first half of the year, from 8.2 per cent over the same period in 2015, the central bank's monetary policy and financial stability statement indicates. This is higher... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Talks to strengthen ties between NZ and Timor-Leste• Aimee Adams, Master’s degree student at the University of Canterbury. Her the
Talks to strengthen ties between NZ and Timor-Leste
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 minutes ago
• Aimee Adams, Master’s degree student at the University of Canterbury. Her thesis has a particular focus on Timor-Leste. • Alice Bourke, second secretary and administration manager at the New Zealand Embassy in Dili, Timor-Leste. • Alice Canton,... Read more
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The North West Star
Travellers warned overseas credit-card fraud is up, especially in the USCzarlette Menzagopian was on her honeymoon in Miami last year when the credit c
Travellers warned overseas credit-card fraud is up, especially in the US
The North West Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
Czarlette Menzagopian was on her honeymoon in Miami last year when the credit card she shares with her husband was skimmed. The 28-year-old conference-and-events manager doesn't know how it happened, but she knew something was wrong when she could... Read more
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Reuters
Dollar starts the week with Fed-inspired gainsFour thousand U.S. dollars are counted out by a banker counting currency at a b
Dollar starts the week with Fed-inspired gains
Reuters / Posted 13 minutes ago
Four thousand U.S. dollars are counted out by a banker counting currency at a bank in Westminster, Colorado November 3, 2009. REUTERS/Rick Wilking/File Photo TOKYO The dollar stood tall in Asian trading on Monday, after Federal Reserve Chair Janet... Read more
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dna
Sensex down 60 points as US hints at interest rate cutsWeakening for the third straight session, the benchmark BSE Sensex fell over 60
Sensex down 60 points as US hints at interest rate cuts
dna / Posted 15 minutes ago
Weakening for the third straight session, the benchmark BSE Sensex fell over 60 points on Monday, on sustained selling by investors, who seem to be edgy amid rising prospects of US interest rate hike this year. The BSE 30-share barometer declined by... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Small Grain Growers To Be Surveyed In SeptemberThe agency is taking an in-depth look into the 2016 production and supply of sm
Small Grain Growers To Be Surveyed In September
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 minutes ago
The agency is taking an in-depth look into the 2016 production and supply of small grains, which include wheat, oats, barley and rye. "The small grains industry is an important component of the Northeast's agriculture and it is crucial for us to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
James Packer cuts Crown Resorts stake in $448 million saleBillionaire James Packer has sold a $448 million stake in Crown Resorts, reduci
James Packer cuts Crown Resorts stake in $448 million sale
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
Billionaire James Packer has sold a $448 million stake in Crown Resorts, reducing his ownership of the casino operator to less than 50 per cent. Mr Packer's privately held investment vehicle, Consolidated Press Holdings, agreed to sell 35 million... Read more
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Daily Record
Morris, N.J. office market see gains in second quarterOffice markets in New Jersey and the Morris County area saw gains in the second
Morris, N.J. office market see gains in second quarter
Daily Record / Posted 18 minutes ago
Office markets in New Jersey and the Morris County area saw gains in the second quarter of 2016, according to a report released last week by the commercial real estate firm the CBRE Group. But some of the Morris markets still lag behind the state... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Treasury to continue Gupta probe despite family's SA exit Treasury looks set to continue investigating the Gupta family's contracts wit
Treasury to continue Gupta probe despite family's SA exit
Eye Witness News / Posted 22 minutes ago
Treasury looks set to continue investigating the Gupta family's contracts with the state. Atul Gupta. Picture: AFP. Gupta family,National Treasury,Guptas Oakbay Investments JOHANNESBURG -... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Futures fileSales of new homes exploded last month to the highest level since 2007. The U.S
Futures file
Minot Daily News / Posted 23 minutes ago
Sales of new homes exploded last month to the highest level since 2007. The U.S. Census Bureau estimated that a seasonally-adjusted 654,000 new homes sold in July, a jump of over 30 percent in the last year. More active homebuyers have begun cutting... Read more
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Queensland Times
New investor saves family-owned Toowoomba firmTHE future of an iconic Toowoomba company has been revealed after a halting sta
New investor saves family-owned Toowoomba firm
Queensland Times / Posted 23 minutes ago
THE future of an iconic Toowoomba company has been revealed after a halting start to the year. Renowned family-owned business Cakes Galore, famous for its Quality Desserts baked goods, will wind down production in the coming days before launching... Read more
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Business Wire
ASETEK - Mandatory Notification of TradeMember of the Board of Directors and primary insider of Asetek A/S Jim McDonnel
ASETEK - Mandatory Notification of Trade
Business Wire / Posted 23 minutes ago
Member of the Board of Directors and primary insider of Asetek A/S Jim McDonnell has on Thursday, August 25, 2016 purchased 10 000 shares in the open market at a price of NOK 26.00 per share. Following the transaction, Jim McDonnell owns 16 400... Read more
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Business Wire
Asetek - Mandatory Notification of TradeMember of the Board of Directors and primary insider of Asetek A/S Jorgen Smidt
Asetek - Mandatory Notification of Trade
Business Wire / Posted 23 minutes ago
Member of the Board of Directors and primary insider of Asetek A/S Jorgen Smidt has on Friday, August 26, 2016 purchased 9 600 shares in the open market at a price of NOK 27.92 per share. About Asetek Asetek is the world leading provider of energy... Read more
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Business Wire
MetLife Wins Two Stevie® Awards in 2016 International Business AwardsSMHONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) a leading global provider
MetLife Wins Two Stevie® Awards in 2016 International Business AwardsSM
Business Wire / Posted 23 minutes ago
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) a leading global provider of insurance, annuities and employee benefit programs, announced that it has been recognized with awards in two categories in The 13th Annual International Business... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China oil giant Sinopec net profit dives over 20%SHANGHAI - Chinese oil giant Sinopec, Asia's biggest refiner, saw its first hal
China oil giant Sinopec net profit dives over 20%
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 minutes ago
SHANGHAI - Chinese oil giant Sinopec, Asia's biggest refiner, saw its first half net profits drop 21.6 percent, it said, hit by low oil prices. Chinese oil giant Sinopec, Asia's biggest refiner, saw its first half net profits drop 21.6 percent, hit... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
New investor saves family-owned Toowoomba firmTHE future of an iconic Toowoomba company has been revealed after a halting sta
New investor saves family-owned Toowoomba firm
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 27 minutes ago
THE future of an iconic Toowoomba company has been revealed after a halting start to the year. Renowned family-owned business Cakes Galore, famous for its Quality Desserts baked goods, will wind down production in the coming days before launching... Read more
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News Mail
New investor saves family-owned Toowoomba firmTHE future of an iconic Toowoomba company has been revealed after a halting sta
New investor saves family-owned Toowoomba firm
News Mail / Posted 29 minutes ago
THE future of an iconic Toowoomba company has been revealed after a halting start to the year. Renowned family-owned business Cakes Galore, famous for its Quality Desserts baked goods, will wind down production in the coming days before launching... Read more
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Times of Malta
Allow Air Malta to flyThere is no other way to put it: Air Malta is in a mess. I am not referring to
Allow Air Malta to fly
Times of Malta / Posted 31 minutes ago
There is no other way to put it: Air Malta is in a mess. I am not referring to the service given to its customers, which I think is excellent. I am referring to its current existential crisis. In the past, the airline carried out some dubious... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government plans two funds to charge up power sectorNEW DELHI: The power ministry plans to set up two funds of $1billion each to en
Government plans two funds to charge up power sector
The Economic Times / Posted 32 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: The power ministry plans to set up two funds of $1billion each to enable alternative financing options for stressed power assets and renewable energy projects.The two funds have been proposed under the ambit of the National Investment and... Read more
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Asian Venture Capital Journal
China mobile app testing platform Testin raises $30mAVCJ Database is the ultimate link between Asian dealmakers and those who provi
China mobile app testing platform Testin raises $30m
Asian Venture Capital Journal / Posted 32 minutes ago
AVCJ Database is the ultimate link between Asian dealmakers and those who provide advisory, financial, legal and technological services to the private equity, venture capital and M&A industries. It is packed with facts and figures on more than... Read more
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Asian Venture Capital Journal
India's Paragon leads $16.5m round for domestic machinistAVCJ Database is the ultimate link between Asian dealmakers and those who provi
India's Paragon leads $16.5m round for domestic machinist
Asian Venture Capital Journal / Posted 32 minutes ago
AVCJ Database is the ultimate link between Asian dealmakers and those who provide advisory, financial, legal and technological services to the private equity, venture capital and M&A industries. It is packed with facts and figures on more than... Read more
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Asian Venture Capital Journal
Monk's Hill, Kickstart invest in Philippines-based ZipMatchAVCJ Database is the ultimate link between Asian dealmakers and those who provi
Monk's Hill, Kickstart invest in Philippines-based ZipMatch
Asian Venture Capital Journal / Posted 32 minutes ago
AVCJ Database is the ultimate link between Asian dealmakers and those who provide advisory, financial, legal and technological services to the private equity, venture capital and M&A industries. It is packed with facts and figures on more than... Read more
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The Economic Times
Qatar's Royal Family in talks with Centrum to pick up a stake in CentrumMUMBAI: The Royal Family of Qatar, promoters of Doha Bank, one of the largest c
Qatar's Royal Family in talks with Centrum to pick up a stake in Centrum
The Economic Times / Posted 32 minutes ago
MUMBAI: The Royal Family of Qatar, promoters of Doha Bank, one of the largest commercial banks of Qatar, is in exploratory talks to acquire a minority stake in Indian financial services firm Centrum Group as part of the West Asian bank's plans to... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
USDA plans to purchase cheese to assist food banksThe purchase, valued at $20 million, will be provided to families in need acros
USDA plans to purchase cheese to assist food banks
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 34 minutes ago
The purchase, valued at $20 million, will be provided to families in need across the country through USDA nutrition assistance programs, while assisting the stalled marketplace for dairy producers whose revenues have dropped 35 percent over the past... Read more
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WA Today
James Packer cuts Crown Resorts stake in $448 million saleBillionaire James Packer has sold a $448 million stake in Crown Resorts, reduci
James Packer cuts Crown Resorts stake in $448 million sale
WA Today / Posted 35 minutes ago
Billionaire James Packer has sold a $448 million stake in Crown Resorts, reducing his ownership of the casino operator to less than 50 per cent. Mr Packer's privately held investment vehicle, Consolidated Press Holdings, agreed to sell 35 million... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Packer sells down majority stake in CrownBillionaire James Packer has reduced his majority stake in casinos and hotels o
Packer sells down majority stake in Crown
Sky News Australia / Posted 35 minutes ago
Billionaire James Packer has reduced his majority stake in casinos and hotels operator Crown Resorts, reaping around $448 million. Mr Packer's private investment company, Consolidated Press Holdings (CPH), has sold 35 million Crown shares - about... Read more
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