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Miami New Times
Coral Gables Homeowner Will Accept Bitcoin for His $6.4 Million MansionSo when he scooped up a seven-bedroom mansion in the Gables back in 2014, Komar
Miami New Times / Posted a minute ago
So when he scooped up a seven-bedroom mansion in the Gables back in 2014, Komaransky decided that when it came time to put the house back on the market, he'd give buyers the option to purchase the property in Bitcoin. "I wanted to show people that... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Manila Water, IFC eye Asian projectsManila Water Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd., a subsidiary of Manila Water Company Inc.,
Manila Standard Today / Posted a minute ago
Manila Water Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd., a subsidiary of Manila Water Company Inc., signed a memorandum of understanding with International Finance Corp. to explore opportunities in providing water, used water and environmental services in... Read more
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Miami New Times
Coral Gables Homeowner Will Accept Bitcoin for His $6.4 Million MansionEach time a new retailer started accepting Bitcoin as payment a few years ago,
Miami New Times / Posted a minute ago
Each time a new retailer started accepting Bitcoin as payment a few years ago, Mike Komaransky made a small purchase to signal his confidence in the digital currency. "I bought a bunch of stupid T-shirts and a sushi key ring that probably ended up... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Market sustains gains; Jollibee, Semirara riseStocks rose for a third day, sending the benchmark index near a record high, ah
Manila Standard Today / Posted a minute ago
Stocks rose for a third day, sending the benchmark index near a record high, ahead of the release of second-quarter gross domestic data and as tension in the Korean peninsula eased. The Philippine Stock Exchange index, the 30-company benchmark,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
BSP ready to lift rates if economy overheatsBy Lilian Karunungan The Philippine central bank is prepared to raise interest
Manila Standard Today / Posted a minute ago
By Lilian Karunungan The Philippine central bank is prepared to raise interest rates if it sees signs the economy is growing too fast, while tolerating a weaker currency for now, according to Governor Nestor Espenilla. “When you do start jacking up... Read more
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NJ Biz
New Jersey not beholden to Big EthanolThe members of the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey are adding o
NJ Biz / Posted a minute ago
The members of the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey are adding our voice to the growing outcry of consumer, taxpayer, environmental and worker-advocacy organizations that are against the Consumer and Fuel Retailer Choice Act... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Wastewater goals shouldn’t run residents from homesAustin City Administrator There have been numerous discussions regarding the c
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 4 minutes ago
Austin City Administrator There have been numerous discussions regarding the city of Austin’s pending wastewater permit renewal and the enormous costs associated with increased state regulations that will require upgrades to our treatment plant. I... Read more
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The Economic Times
How Asian Paints leveraged digital innovations to become customer centricThe company found its next big act in the B2C painting services with its Ezycol
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
The company found its next big act in the B2C painting services with its Ezycolour Consultancy for offering color, décor, and Vastu inspired solutions to customers. This marked Asian Paints transition from being a product company to a services... Read more
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The Economic Times
Thyssenkrupp says it has no timeline on Tata Steel joint-venture dealHe was commenting on a report in German daily Boersen-Zeitung, which cited sour
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
He was commenting on a report in German daily Boersen-Zeitung, which cited sources at Thyssenkrupp as saying no decision would be made until at least Sept. 8 following a deal regarding Tata Steel's UK pension liabilities. This is when a 28-day... Read more
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The Economic Times
Alibaba to help SMEs expand their business to global marketsCOIMBATORE: Alibaba.com, a leading global wholesale trading platform, has expre
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
COIMBATORE: Alibaba.com, a leading global wholesale trading platform, has expressed its willingness to extend helping hand to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the city for expanding their business globally at a faster pace. Addressing a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tab Capital disburses more than Rs 100 crore loansMUMBAI: Pune based non banking finance company TAB Capital has crossed Rs 100 c
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
MUMBAI: Pune based non banking finance company TAB Capital has crossed Rs 100 crore of total loans disbursed as of July 31 of this year. The company claims to be capable of processing applications and disbursing the loan within 2 business days. The... Read more
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The Economic Times
Indian smartphone market looks at bumper Q3: IDCNEW DELHI: After witnessing slow growth in the first two quarters of this year,
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: After witnessing slow growth in the first two quarters of this year, the Indian smartphone market is preparing for a bumper period owing to the upcoming festive season, a new report said on Wednesday. According to market research firm... Read more
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The Economic Times
In India, it is the beginning of the end for ATMs - Sense of an endingThe number of PoS terminals jumped to 2.7 million in June from 1.5 million in N
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
The number of PoS terminals jumped to 2.7 million in June from 1.5 million in November last year. Mobile banking transactions surged to 390 million in 2015-16 from 53 million in 2012-13, data from the regulator shows. The advent of wallets such as... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
UnitedHealth CEO to step down after run of more than decadeUnitedHealth Group has picked company president David Wichmann to replace CEO S
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 minutes ago
UnitedHealth Group has picked company president David Wichmann to replace CEO Stephen Hemsley in a long-planned transition that quickly played to a positive review on Wall Street. The nation's largest health insurer said Wednesday that Wichmann, 54,... Read more
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Summerland Review
Economy stifled by distractionsWhat began as a year full of promise for economic prosperity in 2017 has evolve
Summerland Review / Posted 7 minutes ago
What began as a year full of promise for economic prosperity in 2017 has evolved into one of uncertainty. The Thompson-Okanagan region economy has felt the impact distractions of flooding in the spring and wildfires throughout the summer, a... Read more
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Daily Record
Nestle is doing the unthinkable to the Walnut WhipNestle is launching nut-free Walnut Whips. Well, Nestle has gone a step furthe
Daily Record / Posted 7 minutes ago
Nestle is launching nut-free Walnut Whips. Well, Nestle has gone a step further in response to a surge in walnut costs. It's launching new varieties of Walnut Whips. They're just 'Whips' now. The Walnut Whip, launched in 1910 by Duncan's of... Read more
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Calculated Risk
Housing Starts decreased to 1.155 Million Annual Rate in JulyFrom the Census Bureau: Permits, Starts and CompletionsHousing Starts:Privately
Calculated Risk / Posted 8 minutes ago
From the Census Bureau: Permits, Starts and CompletionsHousing Starts:Privately-owned housing starts in July were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,155,000. This is 4.8 percent below the revised June estimate of 1,213,000 and is 5.6 percent... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Bitcoin Madness Brings Life to BITCF Stock http://www.profitconfidential.com/stock/first-bitcoin-capital-stock/bitcoin-m
Profit Confidential / Posted 9 minutes ago
http://www.profitconfidential.com/stock/first-bitcoin-capital-stock/bitcoin-madness-brings-life-bitcf-stock/ Patrick Brik CFA, BAS Profit Confidential... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
US home construction slumped in JulyWASHINGTON (AP) - Homebuilders pulled back sharply on construction of apartment
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Homebuilders pulled back sharply on construction of apartment complexes in July, causing housing starts to tumble to a three-month low. The Commerce Department said Wednesday that housing starts fell 4.8 percent in July to a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
UnitedHealth CEO to step down after run of more than decadeUnitedHealth Group has picked company president David Wichmann to replace CEO S
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 minutes ago
UnitedHealth Group has picked company president David Wichmann to replace CEO Stephen Hemsley in a long-planned transition that quickly played to a positive review on Wall Street. The nation's largest health insurer said Wednesday that Wichmann, 54,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Weaker euro, stronger growth lift sharesEuropean shares were on track for their best week since late April on Wednesday
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 minutes ago
European shares were on track for their best week since late April on Wednesday, gaining almost 1 per cent on forecast-beating growth data, rising metals prices and a weakening euro. US stocks were also set to open some 0.2 per cent higher, index... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Edmunds: Many car buyers make wrong turn on financingThis photo provided by Honda shows the 2017 Honda Civic sedan, for which the av
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 minutes ago
This photo provided by Honda shows the 2017 Honda Civic sedan, for which the average monthly purchase payment was $388 in the first half of 2017, according to Edmunds research. For shoppers who leased the car, the average payment was $266, or 31.5... Read more
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insidefutbol
This Is Why Tottenham Wait Until Late In Transfer Windows – League One Club’s ChairmanThe north London club also recently made a bid for Fulham's Ryan Sessegnon, but
insidefutbol / Posted 12 minutes ago
The north London club also recently made a bid for Fulham's Ryan Sessegnon, but it has been rejected, and they are aiming to do late business. Spurs chairman Daniel Levy has been accused of dragging his feet over negotiations to bring the price of... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Ryanair files complaint with EU after Air Berlin bankruptcyBERLIN (AP) - Germany on Wednesday rejected a claim by budget airline Ryanair o
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 14 minutes ago
BERLIN (AP) - Germany on Wednesday rejected a claim by budget airline Ryanair of a "conspiracy" behind efforts to keep bankrupt rival Air Berlin afloat until a new owner is found. The Irish airline lodged a complaint with European Union competition... Read more
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Connecticut Post
UnitedHealth CEO to step down after run of more than decadeUnitedHealth Group has picked company president David Wichmann to replace CEO S
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 minutes ago
UnitedHealth Group has picked company president David Wichmann to replace CEO Stephen Hemsley in a long-planned transition that quickly played to a positive review on Wall Street. The nation's largest health insurer said Wednesday that Wichmann, 54,... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Economy stifled by distractionsWhat began as a year full of promise for economic prosperity in 2017 has evolve
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 15 minutes ago
What began as a year full of promise for economic prosperity in 2017 has evolved into one of uncertainty. The Thompson-Okanagan region economy has felt the impact distractions of flooding in the spring and wildfires throughout the summer, a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
August 16Overnight Media Digest - President Donald Trump, in a combative news conferenc
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 minutes ago
Overnight Media Digest - President Donald Trump, in a combative news conference, said "both sides" were to blame in violent weekend clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia, a day after putting the responsibility squarely on white nationalists.... Read more
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Zero Hedge
India Bans Gold Exports "Without A Valid Reason"Gold seems poised to resume its march to $1,300 after the paper gold bear raids
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 minutes ago
Gold seems poised to resume its march to $1,300 after the paper gold bear raids of late June. Fundamentals are stronger than ever for gold prices. A weak dollar is the Fed’s only chance for more inflation. And that means a higher dollar price for... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Housing Recovery False Alarm - Starts, Permits Plunge In July As Rental Units Collapseover built apartments about to get some reality........rents may be stabilizing
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 minutes ago
over built apartments about to get some reality........rents may be stabilizing and closer to equilibrium with the upcoming no-down mortgages.......full circle now that .gov got all the crap proprties off of their hedgie buddies balance sheets and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
World’s Largest Hedge Fund Bridgewater Buys $68 Million of Gold ETFHedge-fund managers including billionaire John Paulson are being rewarded as in
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 minutes ago
Hedge-fund managers including billionaire John Paulson are being rewarded as investor worries over everything from uneven economic data to U.S.-North Korean tensions fuel a rally in bullion. At the end of June, Paulson & Co. owned 4.36 million... Read more
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