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Business Insider Australia
JPMorgan explains the market impact of the shock New Zealand election outcomeNew Zealand Labour Party leader Jacinda Ardern. Photo: Phil Walter/ Getty Image
Business Insider Australia / Posted a minute ago
New Zealand Labour Party leader Jacinda Ardern. Photo: Phil Walter/ Getty Images. New Zealand’s Labour party has carried off an extraordinary coup, securing power through a deal with the conservative NZ First party. Here’s an excerpt from a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell City Council candidates prioritize capital needs This is the fourth in a series of five questions posed to City Council candid
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 minutes ago
This is the fourth in a series of five questions posed to City Council candidates and their responses. ("I" denotes incumbent.) TODAY'S QUESTION: What is the most pressing capital improvement... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Australian car making to end soon with GM plant closingCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian auto manufacturing era is about to en
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian auto manufacturing era is about to end after more than 90 years when General Motors Co.'s last Holden sedan rolls off the production line in the industrial city of Adelaide on Friday. The nation has already... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -(Michael Su of MSK Group Work Inc. (4th from right) shows guests the features o
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 8 minutes ago
(Michael Su of MSK Group Work Inc. (4th from right) shows guests the features of the proposed Triboa Majestic Bay Residences project. With him are former SBMA chairman Roberto Garcia (5th from right), SBMA DA for Seaport Rani Cruz, SBMA director... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -PANDI, Bulacan --- Sa selebrasyon ng World Homeless Day ay nanawagan pa ang mga
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 8 minutes ago
PANDI, Bulacan --- Sa selebrasyon ng World Homeless Day ay nanawagan pa ang mga miyembro ng Kadamay na umokupa ng mga housing projects sa Pandi na bigyan din ng tirahan ang iba pa nilang kasapi. Partikular na tinukoy na hinihiling nila ay ang... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Can inviting a foreign company to enter Singapore’s rail market, really solve the problems faced by commuters? « Opinion « TR EMERITUSA Today forum letter dated 9 October (Monday) by Toh Han Shih comments that fol
The Temasek Review / Posted 8 minutes ago
A Today forum letter dated 9 October (Monday) by Toh Han Shih comments that following the state of rail serviceability in Singapore, it may be time to seriously consider engaging a competent foreign rail operator as a partner or player. He wrote... Read more
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International Business Times
Fintech: Azimo sees triple-digit growth remittance boom, hires former PayPal chief of staff Money transfer fintech Azimo has seen triple-digit growth in transactions sent,
International Business Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Money transfer fintech Azimo has seen triple-digit growth in transactions sent, gross transaction volume, and revenue – as online remittance from the diverse communities of Europe to the rest of the world booms. Over the past 12 months, Azimo saw a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Unilever sales disappoint as competition bites big brandsLONDON: Unilever reported lower-than-expected third-quarter sales, losing marke
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
LONDON: Unilever reported lower-than-expected third-quarter sales, losing market share to smaller competitors and dampening hopes that an aborted takeover offer from Kraft Heinz would spark a swift improvement. Underlying sales rose only 2.6... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Unilever takes hit from hurricanes, strong euroTHE HAGUE: Unilever, the Anglo-Dutch food and consumer products giant, said Thu
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
THE HAGUE: Unilever, the Anglo-Dutch food and consumer products giant, said Thursday (Oct 19) that sales were down in the third quarter, hit by the strong euro and economic fallout from the hurricanes in the United States. Unilever, which owns more... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UK retail sales drop as Brexit-fuelled inflation bitesLONDON: British retail sales fell more than expected in September, official dat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
LONDON: British retail sales fell more than expected in September, official data showed Thursday (Oct 19), against a backdrop of rising prices largely caused by a Brexit-hit pound. "September's retail sales saw a monthly decline of 0.8 per cent,... Read more
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Fortune
The Future 50: In Search of 'Vital' CompaniesHow do you keep the vitality of Day One, even inside a large organization? —Ama
Fortune / Posted 12 minutes ago
How do you keep the vitality of Day One, even inside a large organization? —Amazon.com’s Jeff Bezos, in a 2016 CEO letter to shareholders If you’re looking for a model of a big company that retains the dynamism of a startup, Amazon.com amzn is a... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump's health subsidy shutdown could lead to free insuranceWASHINGTON (AP) - If President Donald Trump prevails in shutting down a major "
Philly.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - If President Donald Trump prevails in shutting down a major "Obamacare" health insurance subsidy, it would have the unintended consequence of making free basic coverage available to more people, and making upper-tier plans more... Read more
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express
GBP drops as UK wage squeeze bites into retail salesPound V euro: THE pound has made a -0.5 per cent loss against the euro today,
express / Posted 15 minutes ago
Pound V euro: THE pound has made a -0.5 per cent loss against the euro today, following a spread of disappointing UK retail sales figures. The pound has made a -0.5 per cent loss against the euro... Read more
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express
Pound v New Zealand dollar: GBP exchange rate soars as markets brace for new government THE pound has surged against the New Zealand dollar this morning as markets r
express / Posted 15 minutes ago
THE pound has surged against the New Zealand dollar this morning as markets react to the news that Labour will form a new coalition government in New... Read more
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EuroNews
Shadow banking grows while lending trailsBy John O’Donnell DUBLIN (Reuters) – Banks gave less cross-border credit global
EuroNews / Posted 17 minutes ago
By John O’Donnell DUBLIN (Reuters) – Banks gave less cross-border credit globally in the second quarter of this year while the shadow banking sector, which includes hedge funds, continued to grow, new data published on Thursday showed. The Bank for... Read more
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EuroNews
Apple shares drop on iPhone 8 demand worries(Reuters) – Apple Inc’s shares fell 1.5 percent in premarket trading o
EuroNews / Posted 17 minutes ago
(Reuters) – Apple Inc’s shares fell 1.5 percent in premarket trading on Thursday on growing concerns about muted demand for the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The company has cut orders for both models by about 50 percent for November and... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Another Tampa Bay agency loses tax credits worth millions in dispute over application errorLARGO — Another Tampa Bay housing agency has lost out on a multi-million dollar
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 17 minutes ago
LARGO — Another Tampa Bay housing agency has lost out on a multi-million dollar tax credit award because of problems with its application. The Pinellas County Housing Authority was awarded a 10-year tax credit worth about $15.7 million in May to... Read more
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EuroNews
Surging wages lead to monetary tightening in Central EuropeBy Krisztina Than BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Mounting labour shortages and surging wa
EuroNews / Posted 17 minutes ago
By Krisztina Than BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Mounting labour shortages and surging wages across Central Europe are nudging inflation higher, prompting some central banks in the fast-growing region to tighten policy after years of monetary easing. The Czech... Read more
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The Register
MongoDB shoots for $220m in IPO, values NoSQL biz at $1.2bnMongoDB hopes to rake in as much as $220.8m when it finally goes public – a mov
The Register / Posted 18 minutes ago
MongoDB hopes to rake in as much as $220.8m when it finally goes public – a move expected later today. It is putting 8 million Class A shares on the market, with trading due to begin on the NASDAQ, under the symbol MDB, on October 19. From these, it... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
It makes sense to waitRegarding the 111-year-old Gulfview Hotel. Shouldn’t the city wait until we lea
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 24 minutes ago
Regarding the 111-year-old Gulfview Hotel. Shouldn’t the city wait until we learn if it will be allowed to remain on the Historical Register before spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to move it? The Junior League of the Emerald Coast spent a... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Conn. Regulators Probe Gas Price Manipulation AccusationsConnecticut regulators are investigating practices by the state’s two dominant
Hartford Courant / Posted 25 minutes ago
Connecticut regulators are investigating practices by the state’s two dominant gas and electric utilities following accusations that gas deliveries were manipulated to create shortages, causing higher prices and costing New England electricity... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Georgia�s Foreign Trade in January-September 2017Foreign Trade in 2012-2017. Geostat. Georgia’s foreign trade turnover in the f
Civil Georgia / Posted 26 minutes ago
Foreign Trade in 2012-2017. Geostat. Georgia’s foreign trade turnover in the first nine months of 2017 increased by 12.1%, compared to the same period of last year, reaching USD 7.56 billion, according to the preliminary figures released by the... Read more
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New Kerala
Cyber spy groups moving towards using supply chain attacks - newkerala news #281706New Delhi , Oct.19 : A senior researcher at the Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab Glob
New Kerala / Posted 28 minutes ago
New Delhi , Oct.19 : A senior researcher at the Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT), has warned that cyber espionage groups are not just after personal data anymore, but also attacking financial institutions in the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
BREAKING: Finance Ministry confirms Myeni's departure from SAAFinance Minister Malusi Gigaba on Thursday announced changes to the SAA board.
Daily Dispatch / Posted 30 minutes ago
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba on Thursday announced changes to the SAA board. A statement reveals that Dudu Myeni is no longer chairperson. Read the full statement below. MEDIA STATEMENT ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE NEW BOARD OF SOUTH AFRICAN... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
UK watchdogs to probe banks' Gupta linksUK financial watchdogs are to probe HSBC and Standard Chartered for possible li
Daily Dispatch / Posted 30 minutes ago
UK financial watchdogs are to probe HSBC and Standard Chartered for possible links to the Guptas‚ while the FBI has launched an investigation in the US‚ the Financial Times reported. Ajay and Atul Gupta with their partner, Sahara director Duduzane... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Hurricanes, chilly summer hit sales at UnileverTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - Unilever, the consumer products giant that owns b
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 31 minutes ago
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - Unilever, the consumer products giant that owns brands including Dove, Lipton and Knorr, was buffeted by bad weather in the United States and Europe and a strong euro in the third quarter. The company said Thursday that... Read more
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asianage
What is 'Muhurat Trading' and why it is performed to usher in 'Samvat'Mumbai: Every Diwali, although trading remains closed for the entire day, the s
asianage / Posted 36 minutes ago
Mumbai: Every Diwali, although trading remains closed for the entire day, the stock exchanges open for one hour, this year from from 6.30 pm to 7.30 pm, for what is known as ‘Muhurat Trading’. ‘Muhurat Trading’ is the stock trading held during... Read more
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asianage
London Stock Exchange CEO Xavier Rolet to step downLondon: London Stock Exchange Group said Thursday that its chief executive, Fre
asianage / Posted 36 minutes ago
London: London Stock Exchange Group said Thursday that its chief executive, French national Xavier Rolet, would leave the company by the end of 2018 after almost a decade in charge. It gave no reason for Rolet's move, which will precede Britain's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Total Malawi Drags Mulli to Court Over K20 Mil Debt Owned By His National Bus CompanyOne of the country's fuel service providers, Total Malawi Limited has dragged t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 37 minutes ago
One of the country's fuel service providers, Total Malawi Limited has dragged to court National Bus Company for failing to settle outstanding fuel debt of amounting to K20 million. Total Malawi has since requested the commercial division of the High... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NSE Investors Lose Sh11 Billion as Political Uncertainty MountsNairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) investors yesterday lost Sh11.44 billion as t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 37 minutes ago
Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) investors yesterday lost Sh11.44 billion as the cloud of political uncertainty that has persisted since the September 1 nullification of the presidential election intensified with news that electoral agency... Read more
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