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AllAfrica.com
Government Earmarks Shs130 Billion to Fight Rural PovertyMbale — Government has secured $36 million (about Shs132 billion) to fund savin
Government Earmarks Shs130 Billion to Fight Rural Poverty
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Mbale — Government has secured $36 million (about Shs132 billion) to fund savings and credit cooperative organisations (Saccos) to fight poverty in rural areas. Ms Caroline Akao, the Minister of State for Microfinance, said the money will fund a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Broad Money Supply Accelerates in JuneZIMBABWE'S broad money supply accelerated in June after surging 5,1 percent yea
Broad Money Supply Accelerates in June
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
ZIMBABWE'S broad money supply accelerated in June after surging 5,1 percent year on year, faster than May's 3,75 percent rise, according to the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe. On a month-on-month basis, broad money supply, or M3, rose by 1,25 percent in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Uchumi Job Came At the Right Time for Kipng'etichThe announcement on Tuesday last week that Dr Julius Kipng'etich had agreed to
Why Uchumi Job Came At the Right Time for Kipng'etich
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
The announcement on Tuesday last week that Dr Julius Kipng'etich had agreed to exit from one of Kenya's leading banks to head a struggling retailer surprised many. However, those who have been keenly following his moves and ambition say his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Vows to Strengthen EFCC, ICPCBy Tobi Soniyi and James Emejo Abuja — President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday prom
Buhari Vows to Strengthen EFCC, ICPC
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
By Tobi Soniyi and James Emejo Abuja — President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday promised to re-invigorate the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) as well as the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences (ICPC) for greater... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
School Head 'Steals' Sh300,000A Nakuru court yesterday was told the principal of a school stole more than Sh3
School Head 'Steals' Sh300,000
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
A Nakuru court yesterday was told the principal of a school stole more than Sh300,000. Diane Hamrick, an American attorney and the manager of United Mission Schools, said Joseph Wanjala took the money paid by students as school fees. She told the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Anadarko and Partners to Invest 24 Billion DollarsLondon — The companies involved in developing the natural gas field in the Rovu
Anadarko and Partners to Invest 24 Billion Dollars
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
London — The companies involved in developing the natural gas field in the Rovuma Basin Offshore Area 1, off the coast of northern Mozambique, are planning to invest 24 billion US dollars to enable them to extract the gas and convert it into LNG... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Top in Affordable Financial ServicesKenya has been ranked first globally in a survey that examined access to afford
Kenya Top in Affordable Financial Services
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Kenya has been ranked first globally in a survey that examined access to affordable financial services. The country beat South Africa, Rwanda and Uganda in Africa to rank top for its financial inclusion efforts in the 2015 Brookings Financial and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Barcode System Helps Local Firms to Enhance Competitiveness of ProductsBarcode system, though still a new concept in Tanzania, has proved to be of gre
Barcode System Helps Local Firms to Enhance Competitiveness of Products
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Barcode system, though still a new concept in Tanzania, has proved to be of great potential in not only addressing the bottlenecks and inefficiencies in the supply chain but also promoting competitiveness of the domestically manufactured goods. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trading Steeply up at Dar Stock ExchangeTHE Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) experienced high traffic from both local
Trading Steeply up at Dar Stock Exchange
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
THE Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) experienced high traffic from both local and foreign investors resulting into a turnover of 29.89bn/- compared to 1.74bn/- of the previous week. According to Zan Securities Limited Weekly Wrap Ups, Tanzania... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Britam Revives Its Property Development StrategyBritish American Investments is planning to break ground for its Sh2.84 billion
Britam Revives Its Property Development Strategy
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
British American Investments is planning to break ground for its Sh2.84 billion real estate project in the first quarter of next year, making a comeback after a year of inactivity. Managing director Benson Wairegi said the project involves the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nyusi Pledges to Improve Business EnvironmentMaputo — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Monday reaffirmed his government'
Nyusi Pledges to Improve Business Environment
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Maputo — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Monday reaffirmed his government's commitment to improving the business environment, in order to expand facilities and incentives, so that the private sector may innovate and implement its business plans... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Can Dare Live the Dangote DreamAfrica's richest man, Aliko Dangote, was here. Forbes Magazine, that journal fo
We Can Dare Live the Dangote Dream
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, was here. Forbes Magazine, that journal for the powerful and famous, says Dangote has made his fortune in cement, sugar and flour. Forbes ranks Dangote as the 67th richest person in the world and at one point,... Read more
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Finextra
Delen Private Bank contracts with ICTroom for custom-built data centreICTroom, experts in the delivery of customised data centre solutions, today ann
Delen Private Bank contracts with ICTroom for custom-built data centre
Finextra / Posted a minute ago
ICTroom, experts in the delivery of customised data centre solutions, today announced it has been selected by Delen Private Bank, one of the largest private banks in Belgium, to design and build a new Tier III corporate data centre in Antwerp. This... Read more
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Finextra
Cashfac partners with NashTech for offshore developmentCashfac Technologies, the market leader in Bank-to-Corporate Cash Management so
Cashfac partners with NashTech for offshore development
Finextra / Posted a minute ago
Cashfac Technologies, the market leader in Bank-to-Corporate Cash Management solutions, today announced a partnership agreement with NashTech’s IT outsourced development and test operations. NashTech will provide offshore development and test... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Gaur praises BMC staff for timely action in gas leakBhopal: State Home and Jail Minister Babulal Gaur paid visit to water supply pr
Gaur praises BMC staff for timely action in gas leak
Central Chronicle / Posted a minute ago
Bhopal: State Home and Jail Minister Babulal Gaur paid visit to water supply project accompanied with Commissioner of Municipal Corporation Tejaswi S Nayak where recently chlorine leakage was averted by virtue of acumen of engineer. Gaur while... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Award distribution program organized in BHELBhopal: Award distribution programme for leaders, Deputy Leaders, members and f
Award distribution program organized in BHEL
Central Chronicle / Posted a minute ago
Bhopal: Award distribution programme for leaders, Deputy Leaders, members and facilitators of Quality Circles of manufacturing, support services and Medical Services category of BHEL- Bhopal which participated in 30th Unit Quality Circle Convention... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shilling Sinks 24% in Eight MonthsTHE shilling has depreciated by almost 24 per cent in eight months since Januar
Shilling Sinks 24% in Eight Months
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
THE shilling has depreciated by almost 24 per cent in eight months since January to close the yester-market at 2,146/- a US dollar. The drop in the first eight months of 24 per cent is four times higher than the amount of depreciation in the same... Read more
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The North West Star
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'
The North West Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for a job as a policeman in Bali is not as simple as filling in a form. You may need to pay $50,000 or more just to be hired. The exact amount varies by how much you'll be... Read more
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Swissinfo
Welcome to Quantitative Tightening as $12 Trillion Reserves Fall(Bloomberg) -- The great global monetary tightening of 2015 is under way, but i
Welcome to Quantitative Tightening as $12 Trillion Reserves Fall
Swissinfo / Posted 3 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- The great global monetary tightening of 2015 is under way, but it’s not being led by the Federal Reserve. Even as U.S. policy makers ponder whether to raise interest rates this month, one recent source of central bank liquidity in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Market claws back early losses on weak GDP figuresShare market claws back early losses on weak GDP figures The Australian share
Market claws back early losses on weak GDP figures
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 minutes ago
Share market claws back early losses on weak GDP figures The Australian share market has gained ground in afternoon trade to finish higher, thanks to a rally driven by the big banks and miners following early losses due to weak GDP figures. The ASX... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Evolution not revolution – the verdict on Myer's $600m planMyer chief Richard Umbers is lifting capex to levels not seen since 2011 to dri
Evolution not revolution – the verdict on Myer's $600m plan
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Myer chief Richard Umbers is lifting capex to levels not seen since 2011 to drive long-term sales growth. Photo: Pat Scala Myer shareholders have backed the retailer's $600 million turnaround plan by snapping up shares in a $221 million equity... Read more
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Brisbane Times
GDP: How Australia's second quarter national accounts compareThe economy is growing at its slowest since the Abbott government and Joe Hocke
GDP: How Australia's second quarter national accounts compare
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
The economy is growing at its slowest since the Abbott government and Joe Hockey were elected. Photo: Nick Moir Australians will be reeling at Wednesday's gross domestic product numbers that put their country as one of the world's slowest growing... Read more
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Express and Star
VAT cut 'would create 425,000 new jobs in hospitality industry' « Express & StarA campaign group said 425,000 new jobs would be created, with a further 150,000
VAT cut 'would create 425,000 new jobs in hospitality industry' « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
A campaign group said 425,000 new jobs would be created, with a further 150,000 if VAT was reduced to 5%. Jacques Borel said research by his VAT Club found that cuts in other EU countries led to price reductions and increased customer demand. He... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Volatile ASX posts another stunning reboundAt the close, the All Ordinaries was down 0.4 per cent to 5902.8, while the S&P
Volatile ASX posts another stunning rebound
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
At the close, the All Ordinaries was down 0.4 per cent to 5902.8, while the S&P/ASX 200 dropped 0.4 per cent to 5933.9. Photo: Angus Mordant Australian shares recovered from sharp falls to finish in positive territory on the back of a dramatic... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld economy Australia's most sluggishShadow treasurer John-Paul Langbroek Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland Treasurer C
Qld economy Australia's most sluggish
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Shadow treasurer John-Paul Langbroek Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt's focus on state final demand figures in the final months of the Newman Government has come back to bite, with the Opposition seizing on a June quarter slowdown... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Investor interest rate rises could catch out some borrowersDavid Ryman has changed his home loan from an investor mortgage to an owner-occ
Investor interest rate rises could catch out some borrowers
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
David Ryman has changed his home loan from an investor mortgage to an owner-occupied mortgage. Photo: Louie Douvis Banks say a growing number of customers are getting in touch to change their investor home loan to an owner-occupied loan, after... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 minutes ago
To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for a job as a policeman in Bali is not as simple as filling in a form. You may need to pay $50,000 or more just to be hired. The exact amount varies by how much you'll be... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Henderson Group to open eight Eurospars in province Convenience store giant Henderson Group has said it will open eight new large
Henderson Group to open eight Eurospars in province
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 minutes ago
Convenience store giant Henderson Group has said it will open eight new large-format Eurospars in the next year. The company, which is based in Mallusk, said it had already opened nine such stores... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
IMF chief: Global growth set to be weaker than expected Global growth is likely to be weaker than expected this year thanks to a slow
IMF chief: Global growth set to be weaker than expected
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 minutes ago
Global growth is likely to be weaker than expected this year thanks to a slower recovery in advanced economies Global growth is likely to be weaker than expected this year thanks to a slower... Read more
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Football365
Real Madrid defend conduct over the failed bid to sign David de GeaUnited and Madrid had agreed a deal worth £29million for the sale of De Gea to
Real Madrid defend conduct over the failed bid to sign David de Gea
Football365 / Posted 10 minutes ago
United and Madrid had agreed a deal worth £29million for the sale of De Gea to the Bernabeu, with Keylor Navas heading in the other direction. But that deal fell through after the requisite paperwork was not submitted before the Spanish deadline of... Read more
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