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AllAfrica.com
Consumers, Bedc Differ On New Electricity TariffTHE electricity supply in several parts of Edo state has remained epileptic eve
Consumers, Bedc Differ On New Electricity Tariff
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE electricity supply in several parts of Edo state has remained epileptic even with the new tariff coming into effect. Findings from the three senatorial districts of the State showed that there is no improvement in power supply and the people... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Furore Over Electricity Tariff Hike Amidst Epileptic SupplyThe scourge that has bedeviled the power sector in the country is as old the se
Furore Over Electricity Tariff Hike Amidst Epileptic Supply
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
The scourge that has bedeviled the power sector in the country is as old the sector itself. Right from the days it was known as National Electric Power Authority (NEPA) to Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) and now a privatized sector, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Consultancy Firm Targets 60 Million Nigerians for N220bn SMEs Fund in 2016A Kaduna-based financial consultancy firm, says it is targeting 60 million Nige
Consultancy Firm Targets 60 Million Nigerians for N220bn SMEs Fund in 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
A Kaduna-based financial consultancy firm, says it is targeting 60 million Nigerians for financial inclusion through bottom-up approach to access the N220 billion Small and Medium Enterprises fund in 2016. The, company, Kajaura International... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
M-Dev Programme Can Provide Solutions to UnemploymentSidi Bouzid, — Some 500 young people from the region of Sidi Bouzid will be tra
M-Dev Programme Can Provide Solutions to Unemployment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Sidi Bouzid, — Some 500 young people from the region of Sidi Bouzid will be trained as part of the national programme for the development of mobile applications (M-DEV Tunisia), said Minister of Communication Technology and Digital Economy Noomen... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe, China Central Banks Have Yet to Agree On Yuan SettlementTHE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe is still negotiating with its Chinese counterpart
Zimbabwe, China Central Banks Have Yet to Agree On Yuan Settlement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe is still negotiating with its Chinese counterpart for a deal for the southern African country without its own currency to settle payments using the Chinese yuan as an alternative to the American greenback. Central Bank... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
HM the King Launches Construction Works of Integrated Industrial Complex of Fertilizer Production in PhosboucraaLaayoune — HM King Mohammed VI launched, Friday at the Phosboucraâ site in the
HM the King Launches Construction Works of Integrated Industrial Complex of Fertilizer Production in Phosboucraa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Laayoune — HM King Mohammed VI launched, Friday at the Phosboucraâ site in the urban municipality of Al-Marsa (southern province of Laayoune), the construction works of the integrated industrial complex of fertilizer production. Covering the whole... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
HM the King Launches Construction Works of Foum El Oued-Laayoune Technology ParkLaayoune — HM King Mohammed VI launched, Friday in the municipality of Foum El
HM the King Launches Construction Works of Foum El Oued-Laayoune Technology Park
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Laayoune — HM King Mohammed VI launched, Friday in the municipality of Foum El Oued, the construction works of the Foum El Oued-Laayoune Technopolis, a knowledge and innovation city for the development of the southern provinces. The 2-billion-diram... Read more
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MedCity News
Closing thoughts on the J.P. Morgan Healthcare ConferenceOur livers rested, our business cards sheathed – one more year of the J.P. Morg
Closing thoughts on the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference
MedCity News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Our livers rested, our business cards sheathed – one more year of the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference has come and gone. Given that the week was relatively quiet in terms of breaking news, the focus rested more solidly on trend analysis, moodiness... Read more
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dna
Not 1, but 2, government tells two-wheeler dealers as it makes helmets must for pillion ridersSell not one, but two helmets. The Maharashtra government's diktat on helmet ha
Not 1, but 2, government tells two-wheeler dealers as it makes helmets must for pillion riders
dna / Posted 6 minutes ago
Sell not one, but two helmets. The Maharashtra government's diktat on helmet has this directive for two-wheeler dealers as well, even as it made helmets compulsory for pillion riders with immediate effect. Though the transport and traffic... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Lonely hearts warned to be wary of scammersSingles looking for love this Valentine's Day have been warned to be wary of un
Lonely hearts warned to be wary of scammers
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Singles looking for love this Valentine's Day have been warned to be wary of unscrupulous cupids lurking online. Introduction agencies are poised to flood the market spruiking their services as the clock ticks down on February 14. Unattached people... Read more
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Queensland Times
French supermarkets banned from wasting foodSUPERMARKETS in France have been banned from throwing away or spoiling unsold f
French supermarkets banned from wasting food
Queensland Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
SUPERMARKETS in France have been banned from throwing away or spoiling unsold food by law. The stores are now required to donate unwanted food to charities and food banks. To stop foragers, some supermarkets have poured bleach over the discarded... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
French supermarkets banned from wasting foodSUPERMARKETS in France have been banned from throwing away or spoiling unsold f
French supermarkets banned from wasting food
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 18 minutes ago
SUPERMARKETS in France have been banned from throwing away or spoiling unsold food by law. The stores are now required to donate unwanted food to charities and food banks. To stop foragers, some supermarkets have poured bleach over the discarded... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
More than 200 Rhode Islanders to be paid for HSBC settlementPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Rhode Island officials say homeowners who were victims
More than 200 Rhode Islanders to be paid for HSBC settlement
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 18 minutes ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Rhode Island officials say homeowners who were victims to banking giant HSBC's abusive lending practices may be eligible for relief under a mortgage abuse settlement. The Providence Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1PFjJjj)... Read more
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News Mail
French supermarkets banned from wasting foodSUPERMARKETS in France have been banned from throwing away or spoiling unsold f
French supermarkets banned from wasting food
News Mail / Posted 20 minutes ago
SUPERMARKETS in France have been banned from throwing away or spoiling unsold food by law. The stores are now required to donate unwanted food to charities and food banks. To stop foragers, some supermarkets have poured bleach over the discarded... Read more
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heraldscotland
John Phelps's portfolioThe FTSE 100 index ended January a mere ten points down at 6083.8, but that was
John Phelps's portfolio
heraldscotland / Posted 22 minutes ago
The FTSE 100 index ended January a mere ten points down at 6083.8, but that was enough to spook investors who believe that the first month sets the tone for the year. That, plus renewed fears over a China slowdown and the oil glut, sparked a tough... Read more
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heraldscotland
Fears of 'big chill' from lobbying register over-stated, says surveyComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Fears of 'big chill' from lobbying register over-stated, says survey
heraldscotland / Posted 22 minutes ago
Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Opponents question jobs, prices in pipeline planJob creation and lower energy prices have been touted by Kinder Morgan as among
Opponents question jobs, prices in pipeline plan
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 26 minutes ago
Job creation and lower energy prices have been touted by Kinder Morgan as among the economic benefits that await the residents of Georgia as the nation’s largest energy infrastructure company builds its 360-mile Palmetto Pipeline through the... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Texas Alliance responds to Obama's proposed oil tax Posted Feb. 6, 2016 at 6:44 PM Posted Feb. 6, 2016 at 6:44 PM The following
Texas Alliance responds to Obama's proposed oil tax
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 28 minutes ago
Posted Feb. 6, 2016 at 6:44 PM Posted Feb. 6, 2016 at 6:44 PM The following statement was released by George Rogers, Chairman of the Board of the Texas Alliance of Energy Producers, in response... Read more
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Daily Examiner
French supermarkets banned from wasting foodSUPERMARKETS in France have been banned from throwing away or spoiling unsold f
French supermarkets banned from wasting food
Daily Examiner / Posted 34 minutes ago
SUPERMARKETS in France have been banned from throwing away or spoiling unsold food by law. The stores are now required to donate unwanted food to charities and food banks. To stop foragers, some supermarkets have poured bleach over the discarded... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Queensland's $24-billion energy merger claims first casaultyThe Queensland Government's plans to merge power distributors Ergon and Energex
Queensland's $24-billion energy merger claims first casaulty
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 35 minutes ago
The Queensland Government's plans to merge power distributors Ergon and Energex into a $24-billion new energy distributor by mid-2016 has had its first restructuring casualty. Ergon Energy and Energex will be merged as part of the Queensland... Read more
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The Young Witness
Queensland's $24-billion energy merger claims first casaultyThe Queensland Government's plans to merge power distributors Ergon and Energex
Queensland's $24-billion energy merger claims first casaulty
The Young Witness / Posted 38 minutes ago
The Queensland Government's plans to merge power distributors Ergon and Energex into a $24-billion new energy distributor by mid-2016 has had its first restructuring casualty. Ergon Energy and Energex will be merged as part of the Queensland... Read more
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express
Charities should take note from Age UK's bad news – those they help should ALWAYS benefit AGE UK should serve as a reminder to every charity that if they have a commer
Charities should take note from Age UK's bad news – those they help should ALWAYS benefit
express / Posted 40 minutes ago
AGE UK should serve as a reminder to every charity that if they have a commercial arm, then its prices must be ultra low and stand up to scrutiny. Five years... Read more
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express
Bankers should expect doughnuts Bankers should prepare themselves to get either no annual bonus or a small on
Bankers should expect doughnuts
express / Posted 40 minutes ago
Bankers should prepare themselves to get either no annual bonus or a small one, salary benchmarking website Emolument.com says. Christian Bale plays trader Michael Burry in The Big Short Barclays, HSBC, Lloyds... Read more
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express
Taxi! Now BBC fatcats waste £20,000 on cabs that weren’t needed when they arrived THE BBC wasted more than £20,000 on taxis that were not needed when they arri
Taxi! Now BBC fatcats waste £20,000 on cabs that weren’t needed when they arrived
express / Posted 40 minutes ago
THE BBC wasted more than £20,000 on taxis that were not needed when they arrived, figures reveal. The BBC wasted more than £20,000 on taxis that were not needed when... Read more
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Salon.com
My food paranoia wake-up call: The EWG wants us to be afraid of the food we feed our kids — here’s why I refuseWhen my doctor told me I’d be delivering my baby at 32 weeks, I looked at her l
My food paranoia wake-up call: The EWG wants us to be afraid of the food we feed our kids — here’s why I refuse
Salon.com / Posted 43 minutes ago
When my doctor told me I’d be delivering my baby at 32 weeks, I looked at her like she was crazy. Nothing was ready. Not the crib, not his room, and certainly not me. At the same time, I was also a little relieved. My pregnancy had been miserable,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Queensland's $24-billion energy merger claims first casaultyThe Queensland Government's plans to merge power distributors Ergon and Energex
Queensland's $24-billion energy merger claims first casaulty
Western Advocate / Posted 47 minutes ago
The Queensland Government's plans to merge power distributors Ergon and Energex into a $24-billion new energy distributor by mid-2016 has had its first restructuring casualty. Ergon Energy and Energex will be merged as part of the Queensland... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Queensland's $24-billion energy merger claims first casaultyThe Queensland Government's plans to merge power distributors Ergon and Energex
Queensland's $24-billion energy merger claims first casaulty
Kiama Independent / Posted 49 minutes ago
The Queensland Government's plans to merge power distributors Ergon and Energex into a $24-billion new energy distributor by mid-2016 has had its first restructuring casualty. Ergon Energy and Energex will be merged as part of the Queensland... Read more
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Manning River Times
Queensland's $24-billion energy merger claims first casaultyThe Queensland Government's plans to merge power distributors Ergon and Energex
Queensland's $24-billion energy merger claims first casaulty
Manning River Times / Posted 50 minutes ago
The Queensland Government's plans to merge power distributors Ergon and Energex into a $24-billion new energy distributor by mid-2016 has had its first restructuring casualty. Ergon Energy and Energex will be merged as part of the Queensland... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Queensland's $24-billion energy merger claims first casaultyThe Queensland Government's plans to merge power distributors Ergon and Energex
Queensland's $24-billion energy merger claims first casaulty
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 52 minutes ago
The Queensland Government's plans to merge power distributors Ergon and Energex into a $24-billion new energy distributor by mid-2016 has had its first restructuring casualty. Ergon Energy and Energex will be merged as part of the Queensland... Read more
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The Advocate
Maintenance at LSU severely lacking after years of budget cutsWhen it rains outside Middleton Library on LSU’s campus, it rains inside, too.
Maintenance at LSU severely lacking after years of budget cuts
The Advocate / Posted 52 minutes ago
When it rains outside Middleton Library on LSU’s campus, it rains inside, too. A group of employees with offices in the basement know to bring their rain boots in heavy storms because the water creeps downward, penetrating the walls, dripping... Read more
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