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Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some scepticalAustralian tech entrepreneur Craig Wright told the BBC that he was the creator
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some sceptical
asianage / Posted moments ago
Australian tech entrepreneur Craig Wright told the BBC that he was the creator of controversial digital currency bitcoin, after years of speculation about a person who until now has gone by the name of Satoshi Nakamoto. The BBC reported on Monday... Read more
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asianage
Lesser known charges on your credit cardCredit card usage in India has grown leaps and bounds in the last decade in Ind
Lesser known charges on your credit card
asianage / Posted moments ago
Credit card usage in India has grown leaps and bounds in the last decade in India. So much so that it is now more of a financial staple than cash. With stiff competition in the credit card market, card providers, predominantly banks offer an array of... Read more
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Surrey Leader
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firmsThe B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firms
Surrey Leader / Posted moments ago
The B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and game makers after warning the annual costs for taxpayers to subsidize their work was threatening to grow exponentially to unjustifiable levels. The province's payout to... Read more
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Weekly Times
Morrison to unveil Google tax: reportsThe federal government will unveil plans to introduce a so-called "Google tax"
Morrison to unveil Google tax: reports
Weekly Times / Posted a minute ago
The federal government will unveil plans to introduce a so-called "Google tax" as part of measures to crack down on multinational tax avoidance. A diverted profits tax, like one in the UK, will be announced in Tuesday night's budget, Fairfax Media... Read more
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Herald Sun
Speculation rife over budget day rate cutThe Reserve Bank may cut interest rates to a historic low just hours before the
Speculation rife over budget day rate cut
Herald Sun / Posted a minute ago
The Reserve Bank may cut interest rates to a historic low just hours before the federal budget is handed down today. Economists are divided over whether the central bank will slash its interest rate to a record low of 1.75 per cent or hold it steady... Read more
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Herald Sun
NZ dollar heads higher as greenback dipsThe New Zealand dollar rose above 70 US cents overnight as the US dollar weaken
NZ dollar heads higher as greenback dips
Herald Sun / Posted a minute ago
The New Zealand dollar rose above 70 US cents overnight as the US dollar weakened after US manufacturing activity slipped in April, raising concern about the pace of its economic recovery. The kiwi gained to 70.09 US cents at 8am in Wellington, from... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Berlin cracks down on Airbnb to keep rents under control | Money - Home Owners need permit to rent to tourists Berlin is cracking dow
Berlin cracks down on Airbnb to keep rents under control
KTVZ Bend / Posted a minute ago
| Money - Home Owners need permit to rent to tourists Berlin is cracking down on Airbnb in order to keep local rents under... Read more
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Toronto Star
Beer sales in Quebec boost after New Brunswick cross-border rulingDuring the trial last year, Richard Smith, senior vice-president of the New Bru
Beer sales in Quebec boost after New Brunswick cross-border ruling
Toronto Star / Posted a minute ago
During the trial last year, Richard Smith, senior vice-president of the New Brunswick Liquor Corp., said in New Brunswick where the sale of liquor must be through NB Liquor outlets, the corporation adds a mark-up of as much as 89.8 per cent to the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - North Salem
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 StoresThe Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize und
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 Stores
The Daily Voice - North Salem / Posted a minute ago
The Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize under bankruptcy protection, and instead move towards auctioning off all 463 of its stores, according to multiple reports. In March, the company filed for Chapter 11 and... Read more
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Variety
CBS Expanding Diversity Push with New Executive HireMonson’s new position and the expansion of the department signifies the network
CBS Expanding Diversity Push with New Executive Hire
Variety / Posted a minute ago
Monson’s new position and the expansion of the department signifies the network’s continuation of a push into diverse programming. Monson has worked in the CBS Labor Relations group since 2000, most recently serving as senior vice president of the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Speculation rife over budget day rate cutThe Reserve Bank may cut interest rates to a historic low just hours before the
Speculation rife over budget day rate cut
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Reserve Bank may cut interest rates to a historic low just hours before the federal budget is handed down today. Economists are divided over whether the central bank will slash its interest rate to a record low of 1.75 per cent or hold it steady... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Oceania Natural shares up 7% despite missed targetsShares in the newly listed food supplements maker Oceania Natural [NXT: ONL] ro
Oceania Natural shares up 7% despite missed targets
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 2 minutes ago
Shares in the newly listed food supplements maker Oceania Natural [NXT: ONL] rose 7% in trading yesterday despite failing to meet company targets on revenue, distributor sales, and gross margin. The company is listed on the NZX's NXT platform, which... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Ralec misrepresented relationship with grain handlers, NZX lawyers sayThe former owners of the Australian Clear Grain Exchange made false representat
Ralec misrepresented relationship with grain handlers, NZX lawyers say
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 2 minutes ago
The former owners of the Australian Clear Grain Exchange made false representations about their relationships with Australian grain handlers, Wellington's High Court has heard. Ralec is facing stock market operator NZX in what's expected to be a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NZ dollar heads higher as greenback dipsThe New Zealand dollar rose above 70 US cents overnight as the US dollar weaken
NZ dollar heads higher as greenback dips
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 minutes ago
The New Zealand dollar rose above 70 US cents overnight as the US dollar weakened after US manufacturing activity slipped in April, raising concern about the pace of its economic recovery. The kiwi gained to 70.09 US cents at 8am in Wellington, from... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar pops above US70c as greenback weakens on manufacturing dataThe New Zealand dollar rose above 70 US cents overnight as the US dollar weaken
NZ dollar pops above US70c as greenback weakens on manufacturing data
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 2 minutes ago
The New Zealand dollar rose above 70 US cents overnight as the US dollar weakened after a report showed US manufacturing activity slipped in April, raising concern about the pace of recovery in the world's largest economy. The kiwi gained to 70.09... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Homes give construction spending a bumpWASHINGTON — U.S. construction spending advanced in March to its highest level
Homes give construction spending a bump
Finance and Commerce / Posted 2 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — U.S. construction spending advanced in March to its highest level in more than eight years. Gains in home building and nonresidential construction offset a drop in government projects. Construction spending rose 0.3 percent in March... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Mediaworks And NBCuniversal Announce Joint VentureTuesday, 3 May 2016, 8:59 amPress Release: MediaworksMediaworks And NBCuniversa
Mediaworks And NBCuniversal Announce Joint Venture
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 minutes ago
Tuesday, 3 May 2016, 8:59 amPress Release: MediaworksMediaworks And NBCuniversal International Networks Announce a Joint Venture in New Zealandto Launch Bravo – a New Free-to-Air TV Channel•... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Index: Homes under $200K in shortest supplyWhile there were about half as many homes for sale this spring in the Twin Citi
Index: Homes under $200K in shortest supply
Finance and Commerce / Posted 2 minutes ago
While there were about half as many homes for sale this spring in the Twin Cities as there were 10 years ago, the supply is thinnest for those looking for homes priced less than $200,000. That’s according to the latest Minneapolis St. Paul... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Correction to Mr Peters' Misleading Statements• The Company is legally bound to complete the transaction once the remaining c
Correction to Mr Peters' Misleading Statements
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 minutes ago
• The Company is legally bound to complete the transaction once the remaining conditions have been satisfied. • If the remaining conditions are satisfied and the Company does not proceed to complete its side of the bargain, it will be in breach of... Read more
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International Business Times
Consensus 2016: State of Delaware open for blockchain business The State of Delaware is open for blockchain business and has announced a new c
Consensus 2016: State of Delaware open for blockchain business
International Business Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
The State of Delaware is open for blockchain business and has announced a new category of financial instrument – "distributed ledger shares". Delaware Governor Jack Markell took to the stage at the kick-off of the blockchain and Bitcoin industry... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dimension Data Appoints New CEO for Asia PacificTuesday, 3 May 2016, 9:24 amPress Release: Dimension DataDimension Data Appoint
Dimension Data Appoints New CEO for Asia Pacific
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 minutes ago
Tuesday, 3 May 2016, 9:24 amPress Release: Dimension DataDimension Data Appoints New Chief Executive Officer for Asia PacificFormer SAP Senior Vice President and Head of Services, John Lombard, takes... Read more
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Reuters
Obama administration urges Congress to act on Puerto Rico crisisA woman carries bags while walking in a commercial area with stores either clos
Obama administration urges Congress to act on Puerto Rico crisis
Reuters / Posted 3 minutes ago
A woman carries bags while walking in a commercial area with stores either closed or offered for sale in San Juan, Puerto Rico, July 31, 2015. WASHINGTON The Obama administration urged Congress to pass legislation to help Puerto Rico resolve a debt... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Chappaqua
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 StoresThe Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize und
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 Stores
The Daily Voice - Chappaqua / Posted 3 minutes ago
The Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize under bankruptcy protection, and instead move towards auctioning off all 463 of its stores, according to multiple reports. In March, the company filed for Chapter 11 and... Read more
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Reuters
AIG profit misses expectations for third straight quarterThe AIG logo is seen at its building in New York's financial district March 19,
AIG profit misses expectations for third straight quarter
Reuters / Posted 3 minutes ago
The AIG logo is seen at its building in New York's financial district March 19, 2015. American International Group Inc (AIG.N), the biggest U.S. commercial insurer by premiums, reported a lower-than-expected quarterly operating profit as income from... Read more
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CNBC
Blame Wall Street, Congress for Puerto Rico crisis: ActivistHe also pointed to hedge funds that own Puerto Rican debt, noting that some of
Blame Wall Street, Congress for Puerto Rico crisis: Activist
CNBC / Posted 3 minutes ago
He also pointed to hedge funds that own Puerto Rican debt, noting that some of them also own Argentinian debt. "Guess what — they waited 10 years and they got their pay off. But Puerto Rico is a very, very, very different situation." However,... Read more
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The North West Star
$4b requested for $100m northern beef roads spendStakeholders have submitted $4b in requests for $100m to fund northern beef roa
$4b requested for $100m northern beef roads spend
The North West Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
Stakeholders have submitted $4b in requests for $100m to fund northern beef road improvements. FARM groups and other core stakeholders have submitted about $4 billion in project funding requests to access the $100 million being delivered by the... Read more
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Calcutta News
Joint sea patrol on the cards for Indonesia, Philippines and Malaysia JAKARTA, Indonesia - After ten crew members of two Indonesian vessels were re
Joint sea patrol on the cards for Indonesia, Philippines and Malaysia
Calcutta News / Posted 3 minutes ago
JAKARTA, Indonesia - After ten crew members of two Indonesian vessels were released by Abu Sayyaf militants, Indonesia has now called for increased security in the seas. The... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firmsThe B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firms
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 3 minutes ago
The B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and game makers after warning the annual costs for taxpayers to subsidize their work was threatening to grow exponentially to unjustifiable levels. The province's payout to... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Harrison
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 StoresThe Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize und
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 Stores
The Daily Voice - Harrison / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize under bankruptcy protection, and instead move towards auctioning off all 463 of its stores, according to multiple reports. In March, the company filed for Chapter 11 and... Read more
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Abbotsford News
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firmsThe B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firms
Abbotsford News / Posted 4 minutes ago
The B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and game makers after warning the annual costs for taxpayers to subsidize their work was threatening to grow exponentially to unjustifiable levels. The province's payout to... Read more
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