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Whitehaven News
EU rebate sends UK’s December borrowing figures to 17-year lowGovernment borrowing fell by more than expected last month after UK finances be
Whitehaven News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Government borrowing fell by more than expected last month after UK finances benefited from lower public spending and a £1.2 billion rebate from the EU. Figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show public sector net borrowing,... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Themed night raises funds for hospitalOver £500 has been presented to the Renal Unit at the West Cumberland Hospital.
Whitehaven News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Over £500 has been presented to the Renal Unit at the West Cumberland Hospital. Cockermouth Travel raised a total of £535 following one of their themed evenings. The money was presented to hospital staff by Norman Pitts, a key fundraiser, who has... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
China faces protests after investment scheme collapsesBEIJING (AP) - Chinese authorities are struggling to quell protests following t
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - Chinese authorities are struggling to quell protests following the collapse of an investment scheme police say took as much as $4.7 billion from millions of depositors. The implosion of Qianbao.com adds to a string of failures of... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
China faces protests after investment scheme collapsesBEIJING (AP) - Chinese authorities are struggling to quell protests following t
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 7 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - Chinese authorities are struggling to quell protests following the collapse of an investment scheme police say took as much as $4.7 billion from millions of depositors. The implosion of Qianbao.com adds to a string of failures of... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Carrefour, Chinese tech giant Tencent form allianceBEIJING (AP) - Carrefour and Chinese tech giant Tencent announced an alliance i
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 7 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - Carrefour and Chinese tech giant Tencent announced an alliance in China on Tuesday, joining a rush of companies trying to link the strengths of online and offline retailing. The companies said they want to combine Carrefour's global... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Carrefour, Chinese tech giant Tencent form allianceBEIJING (AP) - Carrefour and Chinese tech giant Tencent announced an alliance i
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - Carrefour and Chinese tech giant Tencent announced an alliance in China on Tuesday, joining a rush of companies trying to link the strengths of online and offline retailing. The companies said they want to combine Carrefour's global... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
EU rebate sends UK’s December borrowing figures to 17-year lowGovernment borrowing fell by more than expected last month after UK finances be
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 11 minutes ago
Government borrowing fell by more than expected last month after UK finances benefited from lower public spending and a £1.2 billion rebate from the EU. Figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show public sector net borrowing,... Read more
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Oxford Mail
EU rebate sends UK’s December borrowing figures to 17-year lowGovernment borrowing fell by more than expected last month after UK finances be
Oxford Mail / Posted 15 minutes ago
Government borrowing fell by more than expected last month after UK finances benefited from lower public spending and a £1.2 billion rebate from the EU. Figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show public sector net borrowing,... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
EU rebate sends UK’s December borrowing figures to 17-year lowGovernment borrowing fell by more than expected last month after UK finances be
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 15 minutes ago
Government borrowing fell by more than expected last month after UK finances benefited from lower public spending and a £1.2 billion rebate from the EU. Figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show public sector net borrowing,... Read more
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Gulf News
Regional markets expected to recover in 2018, embrace volatilityExpansionary budget, supportive oil, market development to drive Saudi performa
Gulf News / Posted 17 minutes ago
Expansionary budget, supportive oil, market development to drive Saudi performance Ankit Gupta, Special to Gulf News Dubai: 2017 was a year when all the global equity indices had a stellar performance, with emerging markets, developed markets, and... Read more
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Gulf News
Indian market zooms: Sensex at 36000, Nifty 50 at 11000The equity indices closed on record high levels on the back of upbeat quarterly
Gulf News / Posted 17 minutes ago
The equity indices closed on record high levels on the back of upbeat quarterly corporate earnings MumbaiProjection of India’s healthy economic growth outlook, along with bullish global cues lifted the key Indian equity indices to their new highs... Read more
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Bury Times
EU rebate sends UK’s December borrowing figures to 17-year lowGovernment borrowing fell by more than expected last month after UK finances be
Bury Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
Government borrowing fell by more than expected last month after UK finances benefited from lower public spending and a £1.2 billion rebate from the EU. Figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show public sector net borrowing,... Read more
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Income Investors
Retirement Investing: The Safest 9.9% Yield in Today’s Market? istockphoto/BrianAJackson ARLP: A Safe, High-Yield Stock There’s no other wa
Income Investors / Posted 19 minutes ago
istockphoto/BrianAJackson ARLP: A Safe, High-Yield Stock There’s no other way to put it: the past decade has been terrible for retirement investors. Thanks to the U.S. Federal Reserve’s... Read more
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Income Investors
This 11.9% Yielding Dividend Stock Trades at a Significant Discount istockphoto/utah778Good Value for Money? In today’s bloated market, value is
Income Investors / Posted 19 minutes ago
istockphoto/utah778Good Value for Money? In today’s bloated market, value is hard to find. But if you are willing to take a look at the not-so-hot sectors of the stock market, you... Read more
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Income Investors
Dividend Aristocrat Becton Dickinson and Co Declares Cash Payment to Investors istockphoto/CreativaImagesDividend Aristocrat Keeps Returning Cash to Shareho
Income Investors / Posted 19 minutes ago
istockphoto/CreativaImagesDividend Aristocrat Keeps Returning Cash to Shareholders Long term readers of Income Investors would know that I’m a big fan of the S&P 500... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
US deal to keep stocks bulls on the chargeWorld stocks have hit another all-time high as relief at a temporary US governm
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 20 minutes ago
World stocks have hit another all-time high as relief at a temporary US government funding deal boosted already sky-high confidence about global growth and corporate earnings. New records in Asia and then a solid start for Europe's major bourses... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
China faces protests after investment scheme collapsesBEIJING (AP) - Chinese authorities are struggling to quell protests following t
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - Chinese authorities are struggling to quell protests following the collapse of an investment scheme police say took as much as $4.7 billion from millions of depositors. The implosion of Qianbao.com adds to a string of failures of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Carrefour, Chinese tech giant Tencent form allianceBEIJING (AP) - Carrefour and Chinese tech giant Tencent announced an alliance i
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - Carrefour and Chinese tech giant Tencent announced an alliance in China on Tuesday, joining a rush of companies trying to link the strengths of online and offline retailing. The companies said they want to combine Carrefour's global... Read more
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Gazette
EU rebate sends UK’s December borrowing figures to 17-year lowGovernment borrowing fell by more than expected last month after UK finances be
Gazette / Posted 22 minutes ago
Government borrowing fell by more than expected last month after UK finances benefited from lower public spending and a £1.2 billion rebate from the EU. Figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show public sector net borrowing,... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Themed night raises funds for hospitalOver £500 has been presented to the Renal Unit at the West Cumberland Hospital.
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 22 minutes ago
Over £500 has been presented to the Renal Unit at the West Cumberland Hospital. Cockermouth Travel raised a total of £535 following one of their themed evenings. The money was presented to hospital staff by Norman Pitts, a key fundraiser, who has... Read more
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asianage
Sensex ends above 36,000, Nifty breaches 11,000-mark on IMF boostMumbai: Benchmark Sensex zoomed 342 points on Tuesday to close above the 36,000
asianage / Posted 26 minutes ago
Mumbai: Benchmark Sensex zoomed 342 points on Tuesday to close above the 36,000-mark for the first time, while the broader Nifty too breached the historic 11,000-level after IMF projected India's growth getting back on track. Investor sentiment got... Read more
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Herald Sun
Netflix cops $48m Kevin Spacey hitNETFLIX snagged 2 million more subscribers than Wall Street expected in the fin
Herald Sun / Posted 27 minutes ago
NETFLIX snagged 2 million more subscribers than Wall Street expected in the final three months of 2017, tripling profits at the online video service that is burning money on new programming to dominate internet television around the world. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Enugu Revenue Board Targets N30 Billion in Tax to Fund BudgetEnugu — The Enugu State Internal Revenue Service has said that it is targeting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 minutes ago
Enugu — The Enugu State Internal Revenue Service has said that it is targeting about N30 billion to fund the 2018 budget proposal now before the state House of Assembly. It stated that the state is currently owed about N20 billion in taxes by... Read more
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Central Chronicle
NIIT PAT rises by 350 percentMumbai, NIIT Limited , a global leader in skills and talent development, today
Central Chronicle / Posted 27 minutes ago
Mumbai, NIIT Limited , a global leader in skills and talent development, today reported a rise of 350 percent in its PAT for the quarter ended December 31, 2017 at Rs 19.70 crore as compared with PAT of Rs 4.40 crore for the same quarter a year... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kidunda Water Project Billed for Kick Off July. THE construction of the much awaited Kidunda Dam water project in Morogoro R
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 minutes ago
. THE construction of the much awaited Kidunda Dam water project in Morogoro Region, targeting to improve water supply in Dar es Salaam and Coast regions is expected to take off in July 2018, if the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
US deal to keep stocks bulls on the chargeWorld stocks have hit another all-time high as relief at a temporary US governm
The Courier Mail / Posted 28 minutes ago
World stocks have hit another all-time high as relief at a temporary US government funding deal boosted already sky-high confidence about global growth and corporate earnings. New records in Asia and then a solid start for Europe's major bourses... Read more
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New York Daily News
Modi warns against limiting free tradeDAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Swit
New York Daily News / Posted 28 minutes ago
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi says the recent wave of trade protectionism, in which governments raise barriers to free trade... Read more
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International Business Times
China overtaking US as scientific superpower 'will affect worldwide national security' China has overtaken the US in terms of number of scientific publications in wha
International Business Times / Posted 28 minutes ago
China has overtaken the US in terms of number of scientific publications in what is seen as a key indicator the country on the verge of becoming the next global superpower. According to statistics compiled by the US National Science Foundation... Read more
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New York Daily News
Carrefour, Chinese tech giant Tencent form allianceBEIJING (AP) — Carrefour and Chinese technology giant Tencent have announced a
New York Daily News / Posted 28 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) — Carrefour and Chinese technology giant Tencent have announced a cooperation agreement in China and a possible investment to develop online retailing and other technology. The companies said Tuesday they want to link Carrefour's global... Read more
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New York Daily News
China faces protests after investment scheme collapsesBEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities are struggling to quell protests following t
New York Daily News / Posted 28 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities are struggling to quell protests following the collapse of an investment scheme police say took as much as $4.7 billion from millions of depositors. The implosion of Qianbao.com adds to a string of failures of... Read more
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