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Oakland Tribune
Antioch council votes to move upscale housing project forwardANTIOCH -- A proposal to build 641 upscale homes in southeast Antioch has all b
Antioch council votes to move upscale housing project forward
Oakland Tribune / Posted 2 minutes ago
ANTIOCH -- A proposal to build 641 upscale homes in southeast Antioch has all but received the green light now that the city has nixed plans to use the land for business parks. The Antioch City Council recently approved a handful of resolutions and... Read more
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The Advocate
Area legislators make pleas for road workBaton Rouge area lawmakers made pleas Wednesday for scarce road and bridge mone
Area legislators make pleas for road work
The Advocate / Posted 6 minutes ago
Baton Rouge area lawmakers made pleas Wednesday for scarce road and bridge money during one in a series of public hearings on Louisiana’s transportation needs. The House and Senate transportation committees heard from lawmakers who represent the... Read more
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Quartz
This week’s market bloodbath shows it’s time for governments to do what central banks cannot - Quartz PUSHING ON A STRING After the Great Recession, central...
This week’s market bloodbath shows it’s time for governments to do what central banks cannot
Quartz / Posted 13 minutes ago
- Quartz PUSHING ON A STRING After the Great Recession, central... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Former city arena negotiators working for IlitchesTwo former development officials negotiated on behalf of Detroit opposite the I
Former city arena negotiators working for Ilitches
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 minutes ago
Two former development officials negotiated on behalf of Detroit opposite the Ilitch organization. A consulting firm started by a former Detroit economic development chief who was part of the lead negotiating team for the city on the new arena deal... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Menzies' decimal currency call caused right royal rumbleDecimal currency: Royal Australian Mint marks 50th anniversary of introduction
Menzies' decimal currency call caused right royal rumble
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 minutes ago
Decimal currency: Royal Australian Mint marks 50th anniversary of introduction of dollars Photo: Author Peter Rees and the Mint CEO Ross McDiarmid are celebrating the 50th anniversary of decimal currency. (666 ABC Canberra: Louise Maher) If... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Gas drops below $1 a gallon at one KC-area stationRANDOLPH, Mo. -- Gas prices have been slowly falling across the Metro. Friday t
Gas drops below $1 a gallon at one KC-area station
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 20 minutes ago
RANDOLPH, Mo. -- Gas prices have been slowly falling across the Metro. Friday they hit a price at one gas station that some people old enough to drive have never seen in their lifetime, 99 cents per gallon. It was cold and the lines were long at the... Read more
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dna
IIP, CPI weak, India Inc bats for immediate policy measures"The fall in manufacturing index is worrisome as it is spread across key sector
IIP, CPI weak, India Inc bats for immediate policy measures
dna / Posted 21 minutes ago
"The fall in manufacturing index is worrisome as it is spread across key sectors like capital goods. As the outlook for Indian economy looks positive, we are hopeful of sustained recovery in manufacturing in the next few months," Ficci President... Read more
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dna
Gujarat government announces new IT, ITeS policy, subsidies to boost sectorGujarat government on Friday announced a new IT and ITeS (IT-enabled services)
Gujarat government announces new IT, ITeS policy, subsidies to boost sector
dna / Posted 21 minutes ago
Gujarat government on Friday announced a new IT and ITeS (IT-enabled services) policy and an incentive scheme to boost the sector by providing subsidies to investors. "Gujarat has been a leader in the manufacturing sector. However, with the current... Read more
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dna
Investors must keep faith in 'inherent strength' of Indian economy: Arun JaitleyAmid continued nervousness in the stock and currency markets, Finance Minister
Investors must keep faith in 'inherent strength' of Indian economy: Arun Jaitley
dna / Posted 21 minutes ago
Amid continued nervousness in the stock and currency markets, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday sought to calm the frayed nerves saying investors must keep faith in the "inherent strength" of Indian economy rather than getting swayed by the... Read more
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dna
Govt orders merger of NSEL with Financial TechnologiesIn a first-ever order to merge two private companies, the government directed t
Govt orders merger of NSEL with Financial Technologies
dna / Posted 21 minutes ago
In a first-ever order to merge two private companies, the government directed the merger of scam-hit National Spot Exchange Ltd with its parent Financial Technologies on Friday. Under the latest order, confirming the draft ruling issued back in... Read more
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Business Wire
UPCOMING DEADLINE ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Shareholders Who Have Losses in Excess of $100,000 from Investment in KLX Inc. to Contact Brower Piven before the Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action LawsuitSTEVENSON, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The securities litigation law firm of Brower P
UPCOMING DEADLINE ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Shareholders Who Have Losses in Excess of $100,000 from Investment in KLX Inc. to Contact Brower Piven before the Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit
Business Wire / Posted 29 minutes ago
STEVENSON, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida on... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Wall Street tries to reset debate on activismNEW YORK - Wall Street is hoping to reset the debate on US corporate governance
Wall Street tries to reset debate on activism
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 31 minutes ago
NEW YORK - Wall Street is hoping to reset the debate on US corporate governance following a wave of shareholder activism that has challenged many of the biggest companies. Wall Street is hoping to reset the debate on US corporate governance... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What Are the Differences Between IFRS and U.S. GAAP for Revenue Recognition?There are two dominant systems of accounting used by corporations around the wo
What Are the Differences Between IFRS and U.S. GAAP for Revenue Recognition?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 31 minutes ago
There are two dominant systems of accounting used by corporations around the world. In the U.S., companies use the generally accepted accounting principles, or GAAP, while international companies use the International Financial Reporting Standards,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Unspecified number of bids Friday for Freedom assetsThe owner of The Orange County Register received an unspecified number of offer
Unspecified number of bids Friday for Freedom assets
Orange County Register / Posted 44 minutes ago
The owner of The Orange County Register received an unspecified number of offers for initial “stalking horse” bids as part of the bankruptcy auction of the newspaper publisher’s assets, a company attorney said Friday. Santa Ana-based Freedom... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopes(USA TODAY) -- Oil prices scored their biggest one-day gain since 2009 Friday a
Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopes
KCEN-TV / Posted 48 minutes ago
(USA TODAY) -- Oil prices scored their biggest one-day gain since 2009 Friday after hitting 12-year lows a day earlier, as hopes of production cuts by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries fueled a rally. The roller-coaster ride for... Read more
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International Business Times
Aldi warns rival UK supermarkets that they will not be able to match its new price cuts Aldi has pledged deep price cuts on its products. It has even warned other UK s
Aldi warns rival UK supermarkets that they will not be able to match its new price cuts
International Business Times / Posted 48 minutes ago
Aldi has pledged deep price cuts on its products. It has even warned other UK supermarket chains that they will not be able to match its low prices after these cuts are implemented. "I wanted to set the record straight that we will never be beaten on... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Insiders pass on early bid for O.C. RegisterAn investor group led by the chief executive of Freedom Communications will not
Insiders pass on early bid for O.C. Register
Los Angeles Times / Posted 53 minutes ago
An investor group led by the chief executive of Freedom Communications will not be among the initial bidders for the bankrupt company, in a reversal from a plan first announced in November. Richard Mirman, chief executive of Freedom, which owns the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Local florists surviving in the Internet eraBREMERTON — This was a busy week at Paul's Flowers, but you wouldn't know it fr
Local florists surviving in the Internet era
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 57 minutes ago
BREMERTON — This was a busy week at Paul's Flowers, but you wouldn't know it from a peek inside the store. The Pacific Avenue shop was all but empty on Thursday afternoon, even with Valentine's Day fast approaching. The bustle was all behind the... Read more
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The Star
Sub zero interest rates, the new normCENTRAL banks in the developed world are having a new-found fondness for experi
Sub zero interest rates, the new norm
The Star / Posted 57 minutes ago
CENTRAL banks in the developed world are having a new-found fondness for experimenting with negative interest rate policy despite unknown consequences and what appears to be a chilling effect on financial markets. Advocates of negative interest... Read more
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The Star
Short positionBenefiting from e-commerce Teong Teck Lean got a very nice angpow for Chinese
Short position
The Star / Posted 57 minutes ago
Benefiting from e-commerce Teong Teck Lean got a very nice angpow for Chinese New Year. The group chief executive and managing director of GD Express Carrier Bhd announced he sold 53.7 million of GDex shares at RM1.74 a share for RM93.4mil. His... Read more
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The Star
Delays seen in large IPOsMixed views on whether this is a long-term or short-term phenomenon INDICATION
Delays seen in large IPOs
The Star / Posted 57 minutes ago
Mixed views on whether this is a long-term or short-term phenomenon INDICATIONS in the market are that large initial public offerings (IPOs) in Malaysia are increasingly difficult to take off. However, there are differing views as to whether this is... Read more
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The Financial Express
Weekly Review: Sensex sheds 1,630 points, Nifty falls below 7,000Sectorwise, the BSE Realty, BSE Capital Goods index, BSE Metal index and BSE Oi
Weekly Review: Sensex sheds 1,630 points, Nifty falls below 7,000
The Financial Express / Posted 59 minutes ago
Sectorwise, the BSE Realty, BSE Capital Goods index, BSE Metal index and BSE Oil & Gas were hit hard and slid 11.40 per cent, 8.80 per cent, 8.20 per cent and 8.10 per cent, respectively for the week ended Feb 12. (AP) Domestic equity markets posted... Read more
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Scotsman
Farmer Autocare posts healthy profit increaseTyre-fitting tycoon Sir Tom Farmer’s latest venture is continuing to post healt
Farmer Autocare posts healthy profit increase
Scotsman / Posted an hour ago
Tyre-fitting tycoon Sir Tom Farmer’s latest venture is continuing to post healthy increases in sales and profits Farmer Autocare, which was launched with four branches 13 years ago and now operates 17 tyre and exhaust fitting centres across central... Read more
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Scotsman
Independent owners confirm closure in move to digital future The Independent titles saw digital audiences grow by a third over the past yea
Independent owners confirm closure in move to digital future
Scotsman / Posted an hour ago
The Independent titles saw digital audiences grow by a third over the past year to 70m unique users. Picture: Getty Images The owners of the Independent and Independent on Sunday... Read more
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Scotsman
Construction output slides in Q4 despite December bounce back The construction sector had fallen into decline in Q4. Picture: Steven Scott T
Construction output slides in Q4 despite December bounce back
Scotsman / Posted an hour ago
The construction sector had fallen into decline in Q4. Picture: Steven Scott Taylor Output from the UK construction sector slipped in the final three months of 2015, despite an upsurge in... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
In a competitive marketplace, colleges pay more attention to brandingMINNEAPOLIS -- "Marketing" used to be a dirty word in higher education circles.
In a competitive marketplace, colleges pay more attention to branding
Oakland Tribune / Posted an hour ago
MINNEAPOLIS -- "Marketing" used to be a dirty word in higher education circles. Not anymore. Facing a declining pool of high school graduates, colleges and universities are ramping up their marketing efforts, boosting some agencies in the... Read more
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Vail Daily
Vail Mountain to extend operating hours todayVAIL — Vail Mountain will transition to its spring operating schedule beginning
Vail Mountain to extend operating hours today
Vail Daily / Posted an hour ago
VAIL — Vail Mountain will transition to its spring operating schedule beginning Feb. 13. With the shift in operating hours, the majority of front side lifts will close at 4 p.m., the Back Bowls and Game Creek Bowl will close at 3:30 p.m. and Blue Sky... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Ringgit likely to trade lower against greenback next week Published: 13 February 2016 11:02 AM Analysts say the ringgit is likely to t
Ringgit likely to trade lower against greenback next week
The Malaysian Insider / Posted an hour ago
Published: 13 February 2016 11:02 AM Analysts say the ringgit is likely to trade lower against the US dollar next week due to the continued global weakness and lack of stimulus from the US... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Bursa to trend lower towards 1,600 points next week Published: 13 February 2016 11:15 AM Bursa Malaysia is expected to trend low
Bursa to trend lower towards 1,600 points next week
The Malaysian Insider / Posted an hour ago
Published: 13 February 2016 11:15 AM Bursa Malaysia is expected to trend lower and consolidate towards the 1,600 points level next week amid weak sentiment in global equity markets. Affin Hwang... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Single-pricing policy will force businesses to display real costs, says report Published: 13 February 2016 11:01 AM The single-pricing policy will force bu
Single-pricing policy will force businesses to display real costs, says report
The Malaysian Insider / Posted an hour ago
Published: 13 February 2016 11:01 AM The single-pricing policy will force businesses to display exact prices, including the 6% GST, and is designed to address consumer... Read more
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