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Scotsman
Texel lambs in strong demand at Lanark national sales Average sale prices were up on the year. Picture: Phil Wilkinson Texel ram la
Texel lambs in strong demand at Lanark national sales
Scotsman / Posted moments ago
Average sale prices were up on the year. Picture: Phil Wilkinson Texel ram lambs proved popular at the Scottish National show and sale at Lanark yesterday, selling to 70,000 guineas, with a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Infosys says seeing client-specific softness after BrexitCompany CFO Ranganath D Mavinakere said that he was confident that Q2 growth wo
Infosys says seeing client-specific softness after Brexit
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
Company CFO Ranganath D Mavinakere said that he was confident that Q2 growth would be better than the previous three months IT services provider Infosys Ltd is seeing some 'softness' in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Wipro hits over two-year lowThe stock was down 2% at Rs 493, underperformed the market by falling
Wipro hits over two
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
-year lowThe stock was down 2% at Rs 493, underperformed the market by falling 10% post Q1 results, against to 0.2% rise in Sensex. Shares of Wipro have fallen to over two-year low at Rs 493, down 2.4% on the BSE. The stock of IT... Read more
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Business Standard India
IT shares weigh on markets; Infosys dips 1%Benchmark indices continue to trade weak on caution ahead of the US Federal Res
IT shares weigh on markets; Infosys dips 1%
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
Benchmark indices continue to trade weak on caution ahead of the US Federal Reserve's direction on key policy rates at a meeting scheduled later today. Further, profit booking by institutional investors also dampened sentiment. US Federal Reserve... Read more
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Business Standard India
Infosys to give clearer picture on guidance post Q2Brexit impacting business as clients get cautious, says CEO Vishal Sikka IT ma
Infosys to give clearer picture on guidance post Q2
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
Brexit impacting business as clients get cautious, says CEO Vishal Sikka IT major Infosys said that the company will give a clearer picture of the guidance post the September quarter. At an analyst... Read more
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Business Standard India
T N Ninan:The discipline of global rulesIf you want to be a part of a globalised world, you have to adopt global standa
T N Ninan:The discipline of global rules
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
If you want to be a part of a globalised world, you have to adopt global standards of conduct—or be shown up and bear a heavy cost. Indian companies may have a long history of getting away with making false claims about their products in domestic... Read more
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Business Standard India
Australia to churn out record pulse harvest; fill Indian platesAustralia typically exports two-thirds of its chickpea output to India Austral
Australia to churn out record pulse harvest; fill Indian plates
Business Standard India / Posted 3 minutes ago
Australia typically exports two-thirds of its chickpea output to India Australian farmers are set to churn out record harvests of pulses such as chickpeas and lentils after they rushed... Read more
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Business Standard India
Asia stocks wary, dollar slips before US Fed Chair Janet Yellen's speechInvestors in riskier assets are wary of Yellen hinting at a near-term interest
Asia stocks wary, dollar slips before US Fed Chair Janet Yellen's speech
Business Standard India / Posted 3 minutes ago
Investors in riskier assets are wary of Yellen hinting at a near-term interest rate hike European markets are also heading for a flat start, with financial spreadbetter CMC... Read more
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Irish Examiner
150 Ebay job losses 'can be avoided', says FF's BreathnachA Fianna Fáil TD has claimed the loss of eBay from Dundalk can be averted. The
150 Ebay job losses 'can be avoided', says FF's Breathnach
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 minutes ago
A Fianna Fáil TD has claimed the loss of eBay from Dundalk can be averted. The company says it has been served notice to leave its rented facility in the Co Louth town, and will close its Co Louth base in the second quarter of next year. Ebay's... Read more
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New Kerala
Negative global cues subdue equity markets - newkerala.com #110100Mumbai, Aug 26 : Subdued by negative global cues, the Indian equity markets tra
Negative global cues subdue equity markets - newkerala.com #110100
New Kerala / Posted 7 minutes ago
Mumbai, Aug 26 : Subdued by negative global cues, the Indian equity markets traded in the red during the mid-afternoon session on Friday. Heavy selling pressure was witnessed in banking and capital goods stocks. The wider 51-scrip Nifty of the... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian tablet market grew 14.4% in Q2 2016: IDC - newkerala.com #110099New Delhi, Aug 26 : Buoyed by purchases in the commercial segment, the Indian t
Indian tablet market grew 14.4% in Q2 2016: IDC - newkerala.com #110099
New Kerala / Posted 7 minutes ago
New Delhi, Aug 26 : Buoyed by purchases in the commercial segment, the Indian tablet market registered a 14.4 percent growth in the second quarter of 2016, recovering somewhat from a sluggish first quarter, a report said on Friday. According to the... Read more
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New Kerala
Masala bonds can ease banks' access to capital: Fitch Ratings - newkerala.com #110115Chennai, Aug 26 : The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) proposal to allow banks to
Masala bonds can ease banks' access to capital: Fitch Ratings - newkerala.com #110115
New Kerala / Posted 8 minutes ago
Chennai, Aug 26 : The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) proposal to allow banks to raise additional tier-1 and -2 capital by issuing masala bonds would ease access to capital, credit rating agency Fitch Ratings said on Friday. Masala bonds are... Read more
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iol.co.za
AB InBev to slash jobs after merger?The reductions will be implemented gradually and in phases, the companies said
AB InBev to slash jobs after merger?
iol.co.za / Posted 11 minutes ago
The reductions will be implemented gradually and in phases, the companies said in documents related to the acquisition published Friday. About 5 500 positions are likely to be eliminated, according to a person with direct knowledge of the matter, who... Read more
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iol.co.za
Northam narrows lossThe net loss was R508 million ($36 million) for the year to June 30, compared w
Northam narrows loss
iol.co.za / Posted 11 minutes ago
The net loss was R508 million ($36 million) for the year to June 30, compared with a loss of R1.04 billion the previous year, the Johannesburg-based company said in a statement on Friday. Production of platinum group metals increased to 436 960... Read more
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RTE News
VW to pay $1.2 billion to compensate US dealersVolkswagen has agreed to spend more than $1.2 billion (€1.06 billion) to compen
VW to pay $1.2 billion to compensate US dealers
RTE News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Volkswagen has agreed to spend more than $1.2 billion (€1.06 billion) to compensate its 650 US dealers for their losses from the German carmaker's diesel emissions scandal, two sources briefed on the matter have said. The company and a lawyer for VW... Read more
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Quartz
For once, Amazon is taking a page from Walmart’s playbookOnline grocery is a notoriously tough business and even Amazon has struggled to
For once, Amazon is taking a page from Walmart’s playbook
Quartz / Posted 13 minutes ago
Online grocery is a notoriously tough business and even Amazon has struggled to crack it. With the drive-in model, Amazon is taking a page from an unlikely player in the space: Walmart. Walmart began testing curbside pickup of online grocery orders... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Investigate price-gougingMylan Pharmaceuticals has responded to heavy pressure for its alleged price-gou
Investigate price-gouging
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 minutes ago
Mylan Pharmaceuticals has responded to heavy pressure for its alleged price-gouging in a way that does not resolve the problem. The company has a monopoly on the EpiPen, which delivers a dose of lifesaving epinephrine to people experiencing severe... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Budget stores see sales soar as more shoppers flock through doors Poundland. Picture: Rui Vieira/PA Wire Budget retailers have bolstered their
Budget stores see sales soar as more shoppers flock through doors
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 15 minutes ago
Poundland. Picture: Rui Vieira/PA Wire Budget retailers have bolstered their takings by nearly a fifth to £4.9bn as millions of first-time shoppers flock to their stores, a new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cytonn Investments Posts Sh631 Million Profit in 2015Real estate company Cytonn Investments has posted Sh631million profit for the f
Cytonn Investments Posts Sh631 Million Profit in 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Real estate company Cytonn Investments has posted Sh631million profit for the financial year ending December 2015. Buoyed by strong performance in the lucrative real estate investment segment, the company's asset base hit Sh6.5billion. The company... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Agriculturalists Ask for Farmers' BankKampala — Experts have appealed to government to invest in a farmers' bank to e
Agriculturalists Ask for Farmers' Bank
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Kampala — Experts have appealed to government to invest in a farmers' bank to enable farmers access loans at low interest rates and increase agricultural productivity. "There have been pleas by different stakeholders, including farmers for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Market Forces to Determine Interest Rates, Govt InsistsKampala — The government has downplayed the possibility of regulating commercia
Market Forces to Determine Interest Rates, Govt Insists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Kampala — The government has downplayed the possibility of regulating commercial bank interest rates, insisting that market forces will continue to be the major drivers of the rate. On Wednesday, Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta assented to a Bill... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe Motor Show CancelledThe 2016 Zimbabwe Motor Show that was scheduled for next month has been cancell
Zimbabwe Motor Show Cancelled
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
The 2016 Zimbabwe Motor Show that was scheduled for next month has been cancelled due to the prevailing economic challenges the country is facing, the show organisers said on Wednesday. The show which was to take place from September 23-25 will be... Read more
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asianage
Subrata Roy offers to pay additional Rs 300 croreSahara group chief Subrata Roy Subrata Roy was granted parole on May 6 this ye
Subrata Roy offers to pay additional Rs 300 crore
asianage / Posted 15 minutes ago
Sahara group chief Subrata Roy Subrata Roy was granted parole on May 6 this year which was extended by two months on May 11. New Delhi: Sahara group chief Subrata Roy on Friday told the Supreme Court that he is ready to pay additional Rs 300 crores... Read more
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asianage
Temp Holdings fund for innovative HR Tech startups in IndiaTemp Holdings through its India entity Kelly has begun the search for the right
Temp Holdings fund for innovative HR Tech startups in India
asianage / Posted 15 minutes ago
Temp Holdings through its India entity Kelly has begun the search for the right fit startups across the country. Bengaluru: Temp Holdings Co, provider of comprehensive human resources services, today unveiled a corporate venture capital (CVC) fund... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cabs Records $20 Million SurplusThe Central Africa Building Society, a subsidiary of the Old Mutual Group, reco
Cabs Records $20 Million Surplus
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
The Central Africa Building Society, a subsidiary of the Old Mutual Group, recorded a net surplus of $20,75 million for the half-year to June 2016, up from $10,63 million realised in the comparative period in 2015. Society chairman Dr Leonard Tsumba... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Financing Agriculture Vital for Food SecurityAS the 2016/17 farming season draws closer, it is refreshing to note that some
Financing Agriculture Vital for Food Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
AS the 2016/17 farming season draws closer, it is refreshing to note that some banks have committed themselves to continue availing funds towards the agricultural sector while discussions over the use of 99-year leases as collateral continue. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Corporate Vultures Swoop On ZimascoCorporate vultures are circling around Zimbabwe Mining and Smelting Company (Pv
Corporate Vultures Swoop On Zimasco
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
Corporate vultures are circling around Zimbabwe Mining and Smelting Company (Pvt) Ltd (Zimasco) with a view to effect a hostile take-over of the integrated ferrochrome company in the country, businessdigest can reveal. Investigations by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NMBZ to Prioritise Export TradingNMBZ Limited says it will prioritise lending to export earning businesses, as t
NMBZ to Prioritise Export Trading
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
NMBZ Limited says it will prioritise lending to export earning businesses, as this would also boost nostro account funding while less would be allocated to importers due to the control measures taken by both the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FG Saves N1.4 Trillion From Stopped Oil SubsidyThe Vice President, Professor Yemi Osibanjo, has disclosed that the Federal Gov
FG Saves N1.4 Trillion From Stopped Oil Subsidy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osibanjo, has disclosed that the Federal Government has saved N1.4 trillion from the discontinuance of oil subsidy. He also assured Nigerians that very soon, the foreign exchange market will stabilize going by some... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UK to Receive First Cargo of Lagos Oil in SeptemberThe much anticipated first ever crude oil export cargo from the Aje field, offs
UK to Receive First Cargo of Lagos Oil in September
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
The much anticipated first ever crude oil export cargo from the Aje field, offshore Lagos, will be shipped to the United Kingdom in September. Following the commencement of the first oil production at the Aje field in May 2016, Panoro Energy, the... Read more
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