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Orange County Register
Lake Forest homebuying: 5 things you need to knowHere are some highlights for Lake Forest and Foothill Ranch from CoreLogic's fi
Lake Forest homebuying: 5 things you need to know
Orange County Register / Posted 3 minutes ago
Here are some highlights for Lake Forest and Foothill Ranch from CoreLogic's first-half homebuying report: 1. In these two communities, 689 homes sold vs. 630 in first six months of 2015. That's a increase of 9.37 percent vs. a year ago compared to... Read more
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The Hindu
BDA takes PPP route to tackle a ‘complex’ problemIt is attempting a makeover for some of its complexes A huge complex spread ov
BDA takes PPP route to tackle a ‘complex’ problem
The Hindu / Posted 6 minutes ago
It is attempting a makeover for some of its complexes A huge complex spread over a vast expanse nestled in one of the prime localities in the city. Yet, the Bangalore Development Authority (BDA) complex in Indiranagar on Old Madras Road is a picture... Read more
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The Temasek Review
TISG: “useful loudhailer” for PAP administration « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSSo TISG published another article: “STTA taxing junior team’s prize money to su
TISG: “useful loudhailer” for PAP administration « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 7 minutes ago
So TISG published another article: “STTA taxing junior team’s prize money to sustain its foreign players”. The truth (something TISG is increasingly having problems with) is that the money collected also funds our local athletes. And our PRC... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Improved passenger numbers protect Grafton AirportTHE first full year net loss in 13 years for Regional Express airlines, which s
Improved passenger numbers protect Grafton Airport
Daily Examiner / Posted 8 minutes ago
THE first full year net loss in 13 years for Regional Express airlines, which services Grafton Regional Airport, will have no effect on flights in and out of the airport. A company spokeswoman said the losses were a result of non-cash charges due to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ong Ye Kung appointed to MAS Board; Lawrence Wong to step downSINGAPORE: Mr Ong Ye Kung, the Acting Minister for Education (Higher Education
Ong Ye Kung appointed to MAS Board; Lawrence Wong to step down
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: Mr Ong Ye Kung, the Acting Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills) and the Senior Minister of State for Defence, has been appointed to the Monetary Authority of Singapore’s (MAS) Board of Directors. Mr Ong’s term of... Read more
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NZCity
Auckland Airport pays staff $1,500 bonusAuckland International Airport is paying its staff a $1,500 performance bonus a
Auckland Airport pays staff $1,500 bonus
NZCity / Posted 11 minutes ago
Auckland International Airport is paying its staff a $1,500 performance bonus after full-year profit and revenue benefited from the country's tourism boom and a significant uplift in the number of international airlines and capacity servicing... Read more
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The Age
Kidman bidding hots up as Gina Rinehart steps inAustralia's richest woman, Gina Rinehart, is looking to bid jointly with Chines
Kidman bidding hots up as Gina Rinehart steps in
The Age / Posted 15 minutes ago
Australia's richest woman, Gina Rinehart, is looking to bid jointly with Chinese interests for Kidman & Co, one of the country's largest farm owners, hard on the heels of the purchase of a string of pastoral properties in northern Australia. The... Read more
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Market Watch
2 Fed presidents play down chance of two rate hikes this yearJACKSON HOLE, Wyo. — Two Fed officials have played down the likelihood of two r
2 Fed presidents play down chance of two rate hikes this year
Market Watch / Posted 16 minutes ago
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. — Two Fed officials have played down the likelihood of two rate increases this year beginning as soon as next month, after the U.S. central bank’s second-in-command floated the idea on the sidelines of the Kansas City Fed’s... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Kidman bidding hots up as Gina Rinehart steps inAustralia's richest woman, Gina Rinehart, is looking to bid jointly with Chines
Kidman bidding hots up as Gina Rinehart steps in
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 minutes ago
Australia's richest woman, Gina Rinehart, is looking to bid jointly with Chinese interests for Kidman & Co, one of the country's largest farm owners, hard on the heels of the purchase of a string of pastoral properties in northern Australia. The... Read more
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The Register
St Jude hits back at short-selling security firm's claimsThe manufacturer of pacemakers and defibrillators has slammed a report by secur
St Jude hits back at short-selling security firm's claims
The Register / Posted 17 minutes ago
The manufacturer of pacemakers and defibrillators has slammed a report by security researchers accusing it of putting customers lives at risk. On Thursday security startup MedSec claimed that St. Jude Medical pacemakers and defibrillators were... Read more
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Canberra Times
Kidman bidding hots up as Gina Rinehart steps inAustralia's richest woman, Gina Rinehart, is looking to bid jointly with Chines
Kidman bidding hots up as Gina Rinehart steps in
Canberra Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
Australia's richest woman, Gina Rinehart, is looking to bid jointly with Chinese interests for Kidman & Co, one of the country's largest farm owners, hard on the heels of the purchase of a string of pastoral properties in northern Australia. The... Read more
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Irish Examiner
You'll never believe how much Beyonce's MTV VMAs jewellery was worthWhile Beyonce’s incredible winged dress drew all eyes to it on the MTV VMAs whi
You'll never believe how much Beyonce's MTV VMAs jewellery was worth
Irish Examiner / Posted 24 minutes ago
While Beyonce’s incredible winged dress drew all eyes to it on the MTV VMAs white carpet, it was her jewellery that was the real star of the show. No wonder her and daughter Blue Ivy were surrounded by so many bodyguards because her accessories... Read more
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Manning River Times
Above and beyond their duty at Valley IndustriesVALLEY Industries took out two of the three Employee of the Year titles at the
Above and beyond their duty at Valley Industries
Manning River Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
VALLEY Industries took out two of the three Employee of the Year titles at the 2013 Manning Great Lakes Business Awards. VALLEY Industries took out two of the three Employee of the Year titles at the 2013 Manning Great Lakes Business Awards. The... Read more
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BBC News
The Indian woman transforming her family's sari firmAs Lavanya Nalli walks through her main sari shop her eyes light up. The 32-ye
The Indian woman transforming her family's sari firm
BBC News / Posted 29 minutes ago
As Lavanya Nalli walks through her main sari shop her eyes light up. The 32-year-old talks of the pride she feels in leading a business that has been run by her family for 88 years. The store in the southern Indian city of Chennai was first opened... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Our best financial literacy tool? A civil discussion about personal financeThe most poisonous word in personal finance today is entitlement. You can bare
Our best financial literacy tool? A civil discussion about personal finance
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 minutes ago
The most poisonous word in personal finance today is entitlement. You can barely have a conversation about money today without this term being used to delegitimize someone as selfish, greedy or privileged. Millennials are accused of being entitled,... Read more
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Reuters
Most Asia stocks slide on Fed officials' rate comments, dollar firmsA man walks past a screen displaying the Nikkei average outside a brokerage in
Most Asia stocks slide on Fed officials' rate comments, dollar firms
Reuters / Posted 38 minutes ago
A man walks past a screen displaying the Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, June 24, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Peter SINGAPORE Most Asian share markets slipped on Monday while the U.S. dollar held firm on Monday after U.S. Federal... Read more
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Reuters
D.E. Shaw set to enter race for SunEdison's TerraForm PowerHedge fund manager D.E. Shaw & Co LP is weighing a bid for SunEdison Inc's (SUN
D.E. Shaw set to enter race for SunEdison's TerraForm Power
Reuters / Posted 38 minutes ago
Hedge fund manager D.E. Shaw & Co LP is weighing a bid for SunEdison Inc's (SUNEQ.PK) controlling stake in TerraForm Power Inc (TERP.O), the bankrupt U.S. renewable energy producer's most valuable asset, according to people familiar with the... Read more
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Reuters
Oil prices fall on rising Iraq output, doubt over producer talk prospectsA pumpjack drills for oil in the Monterey Shale, California, April 29, 2013. R
Oil prices fall on rising Iraq output, doubt over producer talk prospects
Reuters / Posted 38 minutes ago
A pumpjack drills for oil in the Monterey Shale, California, April 29, 2013. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson SINGAPORE Oil prices fell early on Monday as output from Iraq rose and as Iran said it would only cooperate in upcoming producer talks to freeze... Read more
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CNBC
Dollar starts week on Fed-inspired gainsFischer, the Fed's No. 2 policymaker, said Friday's nonfarm payrolls report for
Dollar starts week on Fed-inspired gains
CNBC / Posted 38 minutes ago
Fischer, the Fed's No. 2 policymaker, said Friday's nonfarm payrolls report for August will likely weigh on the decision over a hike. "I think the evidence is the economy has strengthened... (with) the big numbers are better than they have been for... Read more
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CNBC
Santoli: Here's what investors can reasonably expect from the bull from hereJust Getting Started? But, hold on – wasn't the decade heading into 2011 one o
Santoli: Here's what investors can reasonably expect from the bull from here
CNBC / Posted 38 minutes ago
Just Getting Started? But, hold on – wasn't the decade heading into 2011 one of the lousiest in history for stock owners? And wouldn't that make the past half-decade a catch-up or payback for that period of suffering? There's something to this.... Read more
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MedCity News
Life science IPOs fall in first half of 2016Summer is a good time to review investment activity for pharmaceutical and biot
Life science IPOs fall in first half of 2016
MedCity News / Posted 38 minutes ago
Summer is a good time to review investment activity for pharmaceutical and biotech companies in the year so far and a new report shows that there’s still life for life science IPOs. More life science companies went public in the first half of the... Read more
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dna
Government to set up jewellery parksTo promote and streamline manufacturing of gem and jewellery, the State Governm
Government to set up jewellery parks
dna / Posted 40 minutes ago
To promote and streamline manufacturing of gem and jewellery, the State Government is looking at promoting the set up of jewellery parks around Mumbai. The government is also looking at creating low-cost housing for workers in these clusters. The... Read more
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Money Management
HUB24 profit up 125%HUB24 has recorded a gross profit increase of 125 per cent to $10.9 million as
HUB24 profit up 125%
Money Management / Posted 44 minutes ago
HUB24 has recorded a gross profit increase of 125 per cent to $10.9 million as at 30 June 2016 thanks to record net inflows of $1.61 billion (up 102 per cent). The firm's announcement to the ASX said this result drove the company to a positive... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China stock traders feel heat with 774 probes in two monthsChina's regulators are intensifying scrutiny of unusual movements in stocks as
China stock traders feel heat with 774 probes in two months
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 47 minutes ago
China's regulators are intensifying scrutiny of unusual movements in stocks as they seek to damp speculation in the nation's financial markets. Exchanges in Shanghai and Shenzhen have opened 774 investigations into wild price swings since the start... Read more
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The Daily Comet
| DailyComet.comFalgout Canal floodgate waiting on permitting Netheader: By Sean Ellis Staff
| DailyComet.com
The Daily Comet / Posted 48 minutes ago
Falgout Canal floodgate waiting on permitting Netheader: By Sean Ellis Staff Writer Construction on the Falgout Canal Floodgate is set to get underway as soon as wetlands issues are resolved and permits are approved. With the construction of the... Read more
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Business Wire
Freetech Road Recycling Technology Announces 2016 Interim ResultsFinancial Highlights Freetech Road Recycling Technology (Holdings) Limited (“F
Freetech Road Recycling Technology Announces 2016 Interim Results
Business Wire / Posted 48 minutes ago
Financial Highlights Freetech Road Recycling Technology (Holdings) Limited (“Freetech”, or the “Group;” stock code: HK.6888), a leading asphalt pavement maintenance (the “APM”) integrated solution provider, announced its unaudited consolidated... Read more
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Business Wire
Statement from Ascend Performance Materials Regarding Event at Airgas Facility on August 28, 2016PENSACOLA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today at approximately 12:10 p.m. central tim
Statement from Ascend Performance Materials Regarding Event at Airgas Facility on August 28, 2016
Business Wire / Posted 48 minutes ago
PENSACOLA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today at approximately 12:10 p.m. central time, an explosion occurred at the Airgas facility located adjacent to an Ascend Performance Materials plant in Cantonment, Florida. Ascend personnel and contractors are all... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Airport makes a killing out of parkingThe average revenue per carpark space increased by 11.6 per cent. Photo / File
Airport makes a killing out of parking
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 49 minutes ago
The average revenue per carpark space increased by 11.6 per cent. Photo / File Auckland Airport is making a killing out of car parking as more people fly through the gateway. Car parking revenue was up $5.5 million to $52.1m, an increase of nearly... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Countdown in $500m expansion drive as food prices fallCountdown is second only to the co-operative locally-owned Foodstuffs, whose br
Countdown in $500m expansion drive as food prices fall
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 49 minutes ago
Countdown is second only to the co-operative locally-owned Foodstuffs, whose brands include Pak'nSave, New World, Liquorland, Gilmours and Four Square. Photo / John Stone One of New Zealand's biggest supermarket chains is planning to spend $500... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Tracking a transit renaissanceThings didn't always look bright for the BTS, which even had to go into debt re
Tracking a transit renaissance
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 49 minutes ago
Things didn't always look bright for the BTS, which even had to go into debt rehabilitation after the 1997 crisis, but these days founder and visionary Keeree Kanjanapas (centre) has something to smile about when he visits the Sala Daeng BTS station.... Read more
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