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Adelaide Now
BHP on track to hit Olympic Dam targetCOPPER production at BHP Billiton’s Olympic Dam project rose slightly in the Se
Adelaide Now / Posted a minute ago
COPPER production at BHP Billiton’s Olympic Dam project rose slightly in the September quarter, boosted by maiden production at the company’s southern mining area. BHP produced 42,000 tonnes of copper at Olympic Dam last quarter, according to its... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Kenneth Chenault to step down as AmEx CEOAmerican Express Co says its chairman and chief executive Kenneth Chenault will
Adelaide Now / Posted a minute ago
American Express Co says its chairman and chief executive Kenneth Chenault will step down early next year, ending a nearly 17-year tenure at the helm of the No.1 US card issuer by spending. Chenault, 66, will be succeeded by Vice Chairman Stephen... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Malawi bank invests $15m in Zim BarclaysHARARE: Malawi’s First Merchant Bank ( FMB) intends to invest at least $15 mill
New Zimbabwe / Posted a minute ago
HARARE: Malawi’s First Merchant Bank ( FMB) intends to invest at least $15 million in Barclays Bank Zimbabwe, with $6 million of that earmarked to upgrade the bank’s information technology (IT) systems, chairman Hitesh Anadkat said on... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Report: Stion to shut down plant in HattiesburgStion Corp., the solar panel maker in Hattiesburg, will shut down, according to
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 2 minutes ago
Stion Corp., the solar panel maker in Hattiesburg, will shut down, according to Greentech Media. The San Jose, Calif.-based company’s Hattiesburg facility has been operating since 2012, said in a letter Monday that it would “discontinue operations,”... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Gov. contenders spar over municipal credit ratingsSometimes it’s the list your town or city doesn’t make that Trumbull’s Tim Herb
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 minutes ago
Sometimes it’s the list your town or city doesn’t make that Trumbull’s Tim Herbst says sets him apart from his gubernatorial rivals Joe Ganim and Mark Lauretti. Both Ganim’s and Lauretti’s cities were placed on a credit downgrade watch list this... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Governor McMaster Discusses Possible Sale of Santee Cooper and Impact on Electric CooperativesColumbia, SC (WLTX) - Governor Henry McMaster is continuing to work on the pote
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 3 minutes ago
Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Governor Henry McMaster is continuing to work on the potential sale of Santee Cooper. He wasn't able to give specifics about companies interested in buying the state-owned utility, but says his office is working to find the best... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Millenials face crushing decade in post-Brexit Britain, says IPPRPost-Brexit Britain is risking a “lost decade” as rising wealth inequality, soa
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 minutes ago
Post-Brexit Britain is risking a “lost decade” as rising wealth inequality, soaring debt and sky-high house prices leave the country’s youth behind, a new report warns. While wealth inequality was on the decline throughout most of the 20th century,... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Tax break approved for planned Amazon receiving center in MemphisMEMPHIS, Tenn. — Tax incentives for a planned Amazon receiving center that coul
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 minutes ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Tax incentives for a planned Amazon receiving center that could bring hundreds of jobs to Memphis have been approved. On Wednesday, the Economic Development Growth Engine (EDGE) board approved the facility to be built here and the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Millenials face crushing decade in post-Brexit Britain, says IPPRPost-Brexit Britain is risking a “lost decade” as rising wealth inequality, soa
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 minutes ago
Post-Brexit Britain is risking a “lost decade” as rising wealth inequality, soaring debt and sky-high house prices leave the country’s youth behind, a new report warns. While wealth inequality was on the decline throughout most of the 20th century,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Pressure on hospital margins: HealthscopePrivate hospitals and pathology services operator Healthscope says softer condi
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 minutes ago
Private hospitals and pathology services operator Healthscope says softer conditions in the in the private hospital sector is putting pressure on margins. Healthscope told shareholders at its annual general meeting on Thursday that operating... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kenneth Chenault to step down as AmEx CEOAmerican Express Co says its chairman and chief executive Kenneth Chenault will
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 minutes ago
American Express Co says its chairman and chief executive Kenneth Chenault will step down early next year, ending a nearly 17-year tenure at the helm of the No.1 US card issuer by spending. Chenault, 66, will be succeeded by Vice Chairman Stephen... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Priceline owner's FY profit up 1.4%The parent company of Priceline Pharmacy and Soul Pattinson Chemist has reporte
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 minutes ago
The parent company of Priceline Pharmacy and Soul Pattinson Chemist has reported a 1.4 per cent rise in full-year profit to $52.37 million. Australian Pharmaceutical Industries says group revenue was up 5.8 per cent to $4.06 billion in the year to... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Millenials face crushing decade in post-Brexit Britain, says IPPRPost-Brexit Britain is risking a “lost decade” as rising wealth inequality, soa
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 7 minutes ago
Post-Brexit Britain is risking a “lost decade” as rising wealth inequality, soaring debt and sky-high house prices leave the country’s youth behind, a new report warns. While wealth inequality was on the decline throughout most of the 20th century,... Read more
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News.com.au
Pressure on hospital margins: HealthscopePrivate hospitals and pathology services operator Healthscope says softer condi
News.com.au / Posted 8 minutes ago
Private hospitals and pathology services operator Healthscope says softer conditions in the in the private hospital sector is putting pressure on margins. Healthscope told shareholders at its annual general meeting on Thursday that operating... Read more
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News.com.au
Kenneth Chenault to step down as AmEx CEOAmerican Express Co says its chairman and chief executive Kenneth Chenault will
News.com.au / Posted 8 minutes ago
American Express Co says its chairman and chief executive Kenneth Chenault will step down early next year, ending a nearly 17-year tenure at the helm of the No.1 US card issuer by spending. Chenault, 66, will be succeeded by Vice Chairman Stephen... Read more
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News.com.au
Priceline owner’s FY profit up 1.4%The parent company of Priceline Pharmacy and Soul Pattinson Chemist has reporte
News.com.au / Posted 8 minutes ago
The parent company of Priceline Pharmacy and Soul Pattinson Chemist has reported a 1.4 per cent rise in full-year profit to $52.37 million. Australian Pharmaceutical Industries says group revenue was up 5.8 per cent to $4.06 billion in the year to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Dollar Funding Shortage: It Never Went Away And It's Starting To Get Worse AgainVery quietly, in the last few weeks, cross currency basis swaps (CCBS) related
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 minutes ago
Very quietly, in the last few weeks, cross currency basis swaps (CCBS) related to the dollar have reversed their rise and started moving deeper into negative territory… again. This might not be of much interest to buyers of global equity markets at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UK fintech investment set for record-breaking year in 2017LONDON: British fintech companies are expected to see record-breaking investmen
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 minutes ago
LONDON: British fintech companies are expected to see record-breaking investment this year and to far outstrip their European competitors, data showed on Thursday, adding to signs that Brexit is so far having no big impact on the fast-growing... Read more
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Fortune
Steve Mnuchin Threatens A Stock Market Crash If Trump Doesn't Pass Tax ReformAs U.S. stock markets surged to new highs that even President Donald Trump boas
Fortune / Posted 11 minutes ago
As U.S. stock markets surged to new highs that even President Donald Trump boasted about Wednesday, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin cautioned investors about a looming danger: Without tax reforms, the stock market could lose much of the trillions... Read more
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birminghammail
Warnings millenials face 'crushing decade' in post-Brexit BritainPost-Brexit Britain is risking a "lost decade" as rising wealth inequality, soa
birminghammail / Posted 12 minutes ago
Post-Brexit Britain is risking a "lost decade" as rising wealth inequality, soaring debt and sky-high house prices leave the country's youth behind, a new report warns. While wealth inequality was on the decline throughout most of the 20th century,... Read more
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express
European 'land grab' on London could cause global financial crisis, Trump aide warns THE global economy is at risk if Germany and France mount a “land-grab” on th
express / Posted 14 minutes ago
THE global economy is at risk if Germany and France mount a “land-grab” on the city of London after Brexit, a senior economic adviser to Donald Trump has... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Tulsa Car Dealership Collects Food For Good CauseA Tulsa car dealership is joining a statewide "CAN-struction" competition, coll
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 15 minutes ago
A Tulsa car dealership is joining a statewide "CAN-struction" competition, collecting food for those in need. This year is the 12th year for the competition and it's all about being creative and making a sculpture out of donated cans and other food... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Millenials face crushing decade in post-Brexit Britain, says IPPRPost-Brexit Britain is risking a “lost decade” as rising wealth inequality, soa
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 16 minutes ago
Post-Brexit Britain is risking a “lost decade” as rising wealth inequality, soaring debt and sky-high house prices leave the country’s youth behind, a new report warns. While wealth inequality was on the decline throughout most of the 20th century,... Read more
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The Star
Yeoh, YTL conglomerate’s grand patriarch, passes away at age 88PETALING JAYA:Tan Sri Yeoh Tiong Lay (pic), a prominent businessman and philant
The Star / Posted 16 minutes ago
PETALING JAYA:Tan Sri Yeoh Tiong Lay (pic), a prominent businessman and philanthropist, has passed away – to the surprise of his close friends. In a statement, his family said: “We are deeply sad­den­ed by the loss of the head of our family, Tan Sri... Read more
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EuroNews
UK fintech investment set for record-breaking year in 2017 By Polina Ivanova and Jemima Kelly LONDON (Reuters) – British fintech compani
EuroNews / Posted 16 minutes ago
By Polina Ivanova and Jemima Kelly LONDON (Reuters) – British fintech companies are expected to see record-breaking investment this year and to far outstrip their European competitors, data... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Hurricanes help push down United's 3Q profit by one-thirdDALLAS (AP) - United Airlines' third-quarter profit fell by one-third as the ca
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 17 minutes ago
DALLAS (AP) - United Airlines' third-quarter profit fell by one-third as the carrier was rocked by hurricanes that hit its hub in Houston and other airports. A key revenue measure indicated that United is also paying for a brutal fare war with... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Donald D. Smith: William 'Bill' Snelling helped finance commercial spaceport at VAFBAlaska senator Ted Stevens had put $10 million into the 1994 Air Force budget t
Santa Maria Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
Alaska senator Ted Stevens had put $10 million into the 1994 Air Force budget to encourage the development of commercial space programs. Our team won a $2.35 million grant to start our spaceport at Vandenberg. But we had to have $450,000 in our... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Commission approves incentives for airlineSHALIMAR — In a 4-1 vote, the Okaloosa County Commission on Tuesday approved gi
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 23 minutes ago
SHALIMAR — In a 4-1 vote, the Okaloosa County Commission on Tuesday approved giving $1 million worth of incentive money to an airline at Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport. The funding, which will be bed-tax revenue, will help the airline expand its... Read more
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Osceolaiowa Sentinel-Tribune
Residents question utility fee changesMore flexibility Previously, the City of Osceola added a one percent LOSST to
Osceolaiowa Sentinel-Tribune / Posted 23 minutes ago
More flexibility Previously, the City of Osceola added a one percent LOSST to utility bills to help fund certain types of projects. Those funds were going toward the Clarke County Reservoir Commission to help pay for the development of a new... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Millenials face crushing decade in post-Brexit Britain, says IPPRPost-Brexit Britain is risking a “lost decade” as rising wealth inequality, soa
Oxford Mail / Posted 24 minutes ago
Post-Brexit Britain is risking a “lost decade” as rising wealth inequality, soaring debt and sky-high house prices leave the country’s youth behind, a new report warns. While wealth inequality was on the decline throughout most of the 20th century,... Read more
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