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heraldscotland
Wood Group hails Brazil contract win amid North Sea downturn"Oil is recovering on some bargain hunting after the drop below $47 a barrel pr
Wood Group hails Brazil contract win amid North Sea downturn
heraldscotland / Posted a minute ago
"Oil is recovering on some bargain hunting after the drop below $47 a barrel proved unsustainable and news of a possible strike in Norwegian oil and gas industry," Commerzbank analyst Carsten Fritsch told Reuters. However, with Brent trading at... Read more
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heraldscotland
Norwegian oil fund sells Cairn Energy shares in protest at Morroccan activityThe bank that manages the fund has excluded more than 100 companies from the po
Norwegian oil fund sells Cairn Energy shares in protest at Morroccan activity
heraldscotland / Posted a minute ago
The bank that manages the fund has excluded more than 100 companies from the portfolio. The comments provide a stinging rebuke for Cairn, which entered the Western Sahara region in 2013 in the hope of making big finds in an area where there had been... Read more
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heraldscotland
Banking veteran Entwistle becomes is new chairman of Bonhams ScotlandMr Entwistle, a former chairman of Edinburgh-based private bank Adam & Company,
Banking veteran Entwistle becomes is new chairman of Bonhams Scotland
heraldscotland / Posted a minute ago
Mr Entwistle, a former chairman of Edinburgh-based private bank Adam & Company, was unavailable for comment but said in a statement: “I’m honoured to have been asked to become Bonhams new chairman and to follow in Simon Miller’s very capable... Read more
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heraldscotland
Shopping projects face referendum headwindsDeveloper David Young commented: “We have been struggling in Scotland for quite
Shopping projects face referendum headwinds
heraldscotland / Posted a minute ago
Developer David Young commented: “We have been struggling in Scotland for quite a few years and were on the slow road to recovery, this is certainly not going to help.” Mr Watson told an investor audience in Edinburgh: “Prior to Friday we already... Read more
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Market round-upComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Market round-up
heraldscotland / Posted a minute 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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heraldscotland
Weaker fiscal position and currency doubts may not halt Scotland's march to independence, economist claimsHe also warned that Scotland's status as a relatively rich country by European
Weaker fiscal position and currency doubts may not halt Scotland's march to independence, economist claims
heraldscotland / Posted a minute ago
He also warned that Scotland's status as a relatively rich country by European standards would be likely to mean it would become a net contributor to the EU, and that substantial tax rises or spending cuts to balance the books would be... Read more
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heraldscotland
Corbyn clings on as if nothing has happenedComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Corbyn clings on as if nothing has happened
heraldscotland / Posted a minute 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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heraldscotland
Sturgeon in setback ahead of EU charm offensive as member states refuse to offer public backingIs this not another slanted opinion on what Nicola Sturgeon is supposed to be a
Sturgeon in setback ahead of EU charm offensive as member states refuse to offer public backing
heraldscotland / Posted a minute ago
Is this not another slanted opinion on what Nicola Sturgeon is supposed to be attempting,rather like the disgusting BBC repost to her interview on Sunday that she was trying to block brexit ,Its no wonder the people all over the world in many... Read more
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heraldscotland
Plans for £100m overhaul of Glasgow waterfrontThe projects are bankrolled by the pioneering City Deal, which saw both the Sco
Plans for £100m overhaul of Glasgow waterfront
heraldscotland / Posted a minute ago
The projects are bankrolled by the pioneering City Deal, which saw both the Scottish and Westminster governments commit to over £1 billion for the Glasgow metropolitan area over the next two decades to boost economic activity. The budget for the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Supermarket shoppers swap 'no-frills' ranges for brandsIt means the savings customers can make by choosing economy brands are now smal
Supermarket shoppers swap 'no-frills' ranges for brands
Daily Telegraph / Posted a minute ago
It means the savings customers can make by choosing economy brands are now smaller, for example Sainsbury's "Basics Barn Eggs" are 12p each when bought in a six pack, compared to 13p for each of its "British Free Range Eggs". A Nielsen spokesman... Read more
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heraldscotland
24 hour supermarkets losing their appealThe number of service counters will be reduced and they will no longer open thr
24 hour supermarkets losing their appeal
heraldscotland / Posted a minute ago
The number of service counters will be reduced and they will no longer open throughout the day and night. A total of 20 stores across the UK will cease to stay open 24 hours, with three in Scotland affected by the changes. These stores will move... Read more
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The Economic Times
The CASA pillars of public sector banks are shrinkingMUMBAI: Current and savings account (CASA) deposits, once a key pillar of any p
The CASA pillars of public sector banks are shrinking
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
MUMBAI: Current and savings account (CASA) deposits, once a key pillar of any public sector bank's business in India, have shrunk rapidly since the turn of the century as customers moved to technology-savvy private sector banks attracted by their... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government should sell stake in PSBs if it wants growthThe government must play the role of a responsible sponsor if it wants banks to
Government should sell stake in PSBs if it wants growth
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
The government must play the role of a responsible sponsor if it wants banks to support growth. The message, from the banking regulator, is clear — chip in with capital, or else banks will not live up to the expectations of New Delhi and India... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Is craft beer on its way out?Americans have been increasingly thirsty for craft beer in recent years, as con
Is craft beer on its way out?
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 minutes ago
Americans have been increasingly thirsty for craft beer in recent years, as consumers buck the big brands in favor of small labels. But is that trend reversing? A new report, published this morning by CBS News, says craft beer sales are only up 6... Read more
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The Economic Times
High reserve price, other flaws may derail FM auction, say companiesMUMBAI: The government unveiled the Notice Inviting Applications (NIA) for the
High reserve price, other flaws may derail FM auction, say companies
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
MUMBAI: The government unveiled the Notice Inviting Applications (NIA) for the second batch of phase 3 FM auctions on June 20. The first batch auctions were held last year. However, the FM radio industry is anything but happy since it feels that... Read more
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The Economic Times
ET in the classroom: Currency market volatility may stayThe recent referendum by the British against staying in the European Union, whi
ET in the classroom: Currency market volatility may stay
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
The recent referendum by the British against staying in the European Union, which resulted in Prime Minister David Cameron resigning from office, also caused severe volatility in the global financial markets with the currency markets being the worst... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pound gains for first time after BrexitBy Narayanan Somasundaram & Marianna Duarte De Aragao The pound rose for the fi
Pound gains for first time after Brexit
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
By Narayanan Somasundaram & Marianna Duarte De Aragao The pound rose for the first time since the UK's vote to leave the European Union, as a recovery in investor appetite for higher-yielding assets seeped through currency markets and sapped demand... Read more
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The Economic Times
Quess Corp raises Rs 180 crore from 15 anchor investorsQuess Corp has alloted 56.78 lakh shares at Rs 317 per share, aggregating to ab
Quess Corp raises Rs 180 crore from 15 anchor investors
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Quess Corp has alloted 56.78 lakh shares at Rs 317 per share, aggregating to about Rs 180 crore, to 15 anchor Investors in a pre-initial public offer (IPO) share sale. Some of the anchor Investors include Fidelity Investments, Kuwait Investment... Read more
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The Economic Times
Silver does not make any significant gains in aftermath of BrexitKOLKATA: Unlike gold, silver has not made any significant gains in the aftermat
Silver does not make any significant gains in aftermath of Brexit
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
KOLKATA: Unlike gold, silver has not made any significant gains in the aftermath of Brexit. Analysts say this could be because silver also has industrial uses and any economic uncertainty raises prospects of industrial slowdown and, hence, lower... Read more
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The Economic Times
Gold bulls await Brexit turmoil to start rallyBy Ranjeetha Pakiam & Angie Lau Gold may stand at the start of a major bull mar
Gold bulls await Brexit turmoil to start rally
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
By Ranjeetha Pakiam & Angie Lau Gold may stand at the start of a major bull market should the Brexit vote prove to be a forerunner of greater political and financial instability around the world, according to Evolution Mining's Jake Klein, a veteran... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Timber stocks gain on weakening ringgit via BrexitNotwithstanding the decline in timber prices since the start of the year and re
Timber stocks gain on weakening ringgit via Brexit
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
Notwithstanding the decline in timber prices since the start of the year and recent volatile CPO prices, AmInvestment Bank said the value of both stocks continue to hinge on their plantation segments. KUCHING: Analysts are keeping their overweight... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Top Glove debuts on SGX at S$1.62Lim (sixth left) together with board of directors of Top Glove as well as SGX’s
Top Glove debuts on SGX at S$1.62
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
Lim (sixth left) together with board of directors of Top Glove as well as SGX’s chief executive officer Loh Boon Chye (sixth right) prepares to hit the gong to mark the listing of the company’s shares on SGX yesterday. KUCHING: Top Glove Corporation... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Honest Tea company conducts social experiment in LouisvilleLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Dozens of Louisvillians participated in an social exper
Honest Tea company conducts social experiment in Louisville
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 4 minutes ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Dozens of Louisvillians participated in an social experiment based on honesty and didn't even know it. The Honest Tea company hosted a social experiment in Louisville on Tuesday by selling drinks on the honor system. The... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Barry Dolowich, Tax Tips: Mortgage and interest deductionQ My wife and I are considering taking out a new mortgage to renovate our home.
Barry Dolowich, Tax Tips: Mortgage and interest deduction
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 4 minutes ago
Q My wife and I are considering taking out a new mortgage to renovate our home. We long ago paid off our original mortgage. If we take out a new mortgage, will the interest on the new loan be deductible? A Qualified residence interest paid during... Read more
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Perth Now
Lower NSW green slip premiums on the wayThe NSW government is to announce reforms aimed at lowering green slip premiums
Lower NSW green slip premiums on the way
Perth Now / Posted 5 minutes ago
The NSW government is to announce reforms aimed at lowering green slip premiums. Most NSW motorists currently pay at least $600 for compulsory third-party insurance under a scheme currently deemed the least affordable in the country, with only 45... Read more
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WA Today
The Brexit bounceA squeeze on oil refining margins has hit earnings of Caltex, the country's lar
The Brexit bounce
WA Today / Posted 5 minutes ago
A squeeze on oil refining margins has hit earnings of Caltex, the country's largest oil importer and refiner, despite a lift in volumes of petrol sold. But helping to offset the squeeze, more customers are purchasing higher margin premium fuels, it... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Turnbull to talk price cuts with milk giantMalcolm Turnbull has vowed to hold talks with Murray Goulburn after dairy farme
Turnbull to talk price cuts with milk giant
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 minutes ago
Malcolm Turnbull has vowed to hold talks with Murray Goulburn after dairy farmers were dealt another price-cut blow by the processor. The prime minister says the treatment of farmers is troubling and the price saga was a matter of great concern to... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
No need for Brexit panicSterling has plummeted. London's stock market is in free fall, and investment i
No need for Brexit panic
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 minutes ago
Sterling has plummeted. London's stock market is in free fall, and investment is on hold. Prime Minister David Cameron has announced his intention to resign, and the main opposition Labour Party is in turmoil. To listen to some of the more hysterical... Read more
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WA Today
James Packer's Crown will not dim this Star for a long, long timeThat would have drained the smile from Packer's face. Comment: Congratulations
James Packer's Crown will not dim this Star for a long, long time
WA Today / Posted 5 minutes ago
That would have drained the smile from Packer's face. Comment: Congratulations to Lend Lease/Crown for getting pretty much everything they want from the state government for James Packer's Barangaroo casino. More than four years ago, Packer was... Read more
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WA Today
Caltex profit hit by margin squeezeA squeeze on oil refining margins has hit earnings of Caltex, the country's lar
Caltex profit hit by margin squeeze
WA Today / Posted 5 minutes ago
A squeeze on oil refining margins has hit earnings of Caltex, the country's largest oil importer and refiner, despite a lift in volumes of petrol sold. But helping to offset the squeeze, more customers are purchasing higher margin premium fuels, it... Read more
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