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Power hike: Eskom awaits results of hearingJohannesburg - Power utility Eskom will know in a matter of weeks whether its a
Power hike: Eskom awaits results of hearing
iol.co.za / Posted 3 minutes ago
Johannesburg - Power utility Eskom will know in a matter of weeks whether its attempt to recover R22.8 billion for cost recovery and revenue adjustments is successful. The National Energy Regulator of South Africa’s (Nersa) hearings on Eskom’s... Read more
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Redefine Properties: Talks progress on offshore assetsJohannesburg - Redefine Properties said on Friday that it was in advanced negot
Redefine Properties: Talks progress on offshore assets
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Johannesburg - Redefine Properties said on Friday that it was in advanced negotiations for the acquisition of an offshore portfolio of assets. The listed property company did not identify the assets it was proposing to acquire or their geographical... Read more
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Edcon set to slash jobs againJohannesburg - Edcon, South Africa’s largest clothing retailer, is to cut two-t
Edcon set to slash jobs again
iol.co.za / Posted 3 minutes ago
Johannesburg - Edcon, South Africa’s largest clothing retailer, is to cut two-thirds of its 3 000-strong head office staff to reduce costs. Edcon said last week that the retailer planned to slash the jobs in a bid to repay its bondholders and to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Forex Crisis Let's Fix Dollar Official Rate At N240 - Rewane, Renown EconomistLagos State Governor Akinwumi Ambode has lauded the Central Bank of Nigeria, CB
Forex Crisis Let's Fix Dollar Official Rate At N240 - Rewane, Renown Economist
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Lagos State Governor Akinwumi Ambode has lauded the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, on its monetary policies, saying, "It's a right step to curtail economic saboteur." The governor gave the commendation while addressing participants at the 3rd... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economy - Look Towards Poland - Amb Dycha Tells FG, OPSThe Polish Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Andrzej Dycha, has advised the federal go
Economy - Look Towards Poland - Amb Dycha Tells FG, OPS
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Polish Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Andrzej Dycha, has advised the federal government and Nigerian private sector operators to look towards Poland with a view to returning the economy to the path of accelerated growth. Speaking with journalists in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How 45 Percent Electricity Tariff Hike Will Affect YouThe 45 percent increase in electricity tariff with effect from February 1, 2016
How 45 Percent Electricity Tariff Hike Will Affect You
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
The 45 percent increase in electricity tariff with effect from February 1, 2016 is unsettling for many Nigerians, especially consumers paying with estimated bills. While the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) said that increase in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Tariff - Mixed Feelings As Operators Lure Consumers With Increased Power SupplyTHERE is mixed feelings among consumers as electricity supply curiously witness
New Tariff - Mixed Feelings As Operators Lure Consumers With Increased Power Supply
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
THERE is mixed feelings among consumers as electricity supply curiously witnessed a slight improvement a day after the new increase tariff structure was announced on February 1. MANY consumers say they are not fooled by what they described as... Read more
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Sec May Sanction Defaulting Banks Over E-DividendsThe Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC has said that it may sanction banks
Sec May Sanction Defaulting Banks Over E-Dividends
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC has said that it may sanction banks who had failed to comply with the commission's directive on e-dividends registration charges meant to be free from December 14th, 2015 till March 14th, 2016 and... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool hailed as a city of entrepreneurs with start-up rate of 16%Liverpool has been named the UK’s most It mapped out the UK’s start-up landsca
Liverpool hailed as a city of entrepreneurs with start-up rate of 16%
Liverpool Echo / Posted 6 minutes ago
Liverpool has been named the UK’s most It mapped out the UK’s start-up landscape over the past two years and compared it with the population size of each city, providing a leaderboard of the most entrepreneurial cities in the nation. The research... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
RSA report reveals small firms need export support beyond EuropeUK small firms (SMEs) are struggling to export beyond the European Union, says
RSA report reveals small firms need export support beyond Europe
Liverpool Echo / Posted 6 minutes ago
UK small firms (SMEs) are struggling to export beyond the European Union, says a report from Liverpool insurance group The study reveals that while SMEs want to access opportunities in emerging and growth economies, they remain dependent on EU... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Water Restrictions May Affect EconomyTHE Namibian construction sector will remain vibrant during 2016, with both pri
Water Restrictions May Affect Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
THE Namibian construction sector will remain vibrant during 2016, with both private sector and government having aggressive development plans, according to a recent report by IJG Securities. The firm said as the construction at the B2Gold mine and... Read more
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No more airport fee at Delhi International AirportDiscontinuation of (ADF) will make air-tickets cheaper for passengers flying ou
No more airport fee at Delhi International Airport
asianage / Posted 6 minutes ago
Discontinuation of (ADF) will make air-tickets cheaper for passengers flying out from the capital’s IGI airport. AERA has directed DIAL to discontinue collection of airport development fee from May 1 this year. Airports Economic Regulatory... Read more
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Sensex opens 44 points down on profit-bookingThe index had gained 393.65 points in the last two sessions. The 30-share baro
Sensex opens 44 points down on profit-booking
asianage / Posted 6 minutes ago
The index had gained 393.65 points in the last two sessions. The 30-share barometer declined by 44.41 points to 24,572.56 The benchmark BSE Sensex fell by over44 points in early trade today due to profit-booking by investors after recent gains amid... Read more
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Rupee opens 22 paise lower against dollarThe rupee had ended 6 paise down at 67.64 against the US dollar on Friday Fore
Rupee opens 22 paise lower against dollar
asianage / Posted 6 minutes ago
The rupee had ended 6 paise down at 67.64 against the US dollar on Friday Forex dealers said increased demand for US currency from importers and dollar's gains against other currencies put pressure on the rupee. The rupee depreciated 22 paise to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mama-Put Operators, Onion Sellers, Barbers, Others to Get Loans Without Collateral in Rivers - Gov WikeSmall business owners in Rivers State are to benefit from a N2billion micro-cre
Mama-Put Operators, Onion Sellers, Barbers, Others to Get Loans Without Collateral in Rivers - Gov Wike
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Small business owners in Rivers State are to benefit from a N2billion micro-credit scheme without necessarily providing collateral, Governor Nyesom Wike has said. The governor said the state government will serve as a collateral for the small... Read more
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Rupee opens 22 paise lower against dollarThe rupee had ended 6 paise down at 67.64 against the US dollar on Friday Fore
Rupee opens 22 paise lower against dollar
asianage / Posted 6 minutes ago
The rupee had ended 6 paise down at 67.64 against the US dollar on Friday Forex dealers said increased demand for US currency from importers and dollar's gains against other currencies put pressure on the rupee. The rupee depreciated 22 paise to... Read more
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Oil Marketers to Eliminate Corruption in Downstream SectorThe Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has expresse
Oil Marketers to Eliminate Corruption in Downstream Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has expressed its commitment to support Federal Government's efforts in eliminating corruption in the downstream sector. The Chairman, Board of Trustees of IPMAN, Alhaji Aminu... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FCMB Upgrades Banking Solution to Finacle 10First City Monument Bank (FCMB) Limited said it has upgraded its service delive
FCMB Upgrades Banking Solution to Finacle 10
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
First City Monument Bank (FCMB) Limited said it has upgraded its service delivery platform with the deployment of Finacle Core Banking solution version 10. It noted that the new generation banking platform will accelerate its innovations and support... Read more
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Amaechi Advises State Govt Against Building New AirportsThe Transport Minister, Rotimi Amaechi, has advised state governments to be con
Amaechi Advises State Govt Against Building New Airports
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Transport Minister, Rotimi Amaechi, has advised state governments to be concerned with projects that would profit the generality of the nation's poor and downtrodden instead of pursuing ventures that further serve the affluent's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Malami and His Bogus $2trnWhen I first saw the figure on newspaper headlines, I thought the proverbial "p
Malami and His Bogus $2trn
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
When I first saw the figure on newspaper headlines, I thought the proverbial "printer's devil" had made a media round as the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu recently did. But, of course, though the... Read more
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De-Risking Budgetary BorrowingsAn emerging controversy over Nigeria's deficit funding is gradually taking the
De-Risking Budgetary Borrowings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
An emerging controversy over Nigeria's deficit funding is gradually taking the centre stage as more concerns over 2016 fiscal year come up. Last week, Fitch Ratings, one of the world's leading economy rating agencies indicated that the emerging... Read more
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KIPT turns down interim sales route Kangaroo Island Plantation Timbers will not proceed with an interim route to
KIPT turns down interim sales route
Herald Sun / Posted 7 minutes ago
Kangaroo Island Plantation Timbers will not proceed with an interim route to market for its timber resource for commercial reasons. The company is still undecided whether an interim, high cost arrangement would... Read more
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Heritage Bank Urges Govt to Promote SMEs, DiversificationThe Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) have been described as very strat
Heritage Bank Urges Govt to Promote SMEs, Diversification
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) have been described as very strategic and critical to Nigeria's growth, especially now that the economy is passing through challenges. Besides, the government has been urged to hinge its current economic... Read more
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Paul Miller of Sika APP - Taking Online Payment to the Next StepThe internet's immense ability to transmit real time information presents diver
Paul Miller of Sika APP - Taking Online Payment to the Next Step
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
The internet's immense ability to transmit real time information presents diverse opportunities in terms of value transfer. Today people are able to buy almost anything from houses to cars over the Internet, and pay for it. This was not possible... Read more
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Herald Sun
OzForex dives after bid talks abandoned Investors wiped more than $300 million off the market value of OzForex after
OzForex dives after bid talks abandoned
Herald Sun / Posted 8 minutes ago
Investors wiped more than $300 million off the market value of OzForex after the money transfer company abandoned takeover talks with global rival Western Union, and slashed its annual earnings... Read more
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Herald Sun
Profits up, market strong: AV Jennings Home builder AV Jennings has lifted its first half profit by 39 per cent and
Profits up, market strong: AV Jennings
Herald Sun / Posted 8 minutes ago
Home builder AV Jennings has lifted its first half profit by 39 per cent and expects demand for new houses to remain robust for some time. The house and land packages group made a net profit of $16.5 million... Read more
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Weekly Times
KIPT turns down interim sales route Kangaroo Island Plantation Timbers will not proceed with an interim route to
KIPT turns down interim sales route
Weekly Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Kangaroo Island Plantation Timbers will not proceed with an interim route to market for its timber resource for commercial reasons. The company is still undecided whether an interim, high cost arrangement would... Read more
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Weekly Times
Supply blamed for Teys redundanciesTEYS Australia will make positions at its Rockhampton, Queensland, plant redund
Supply blamed for Teys redundancies
Weekly Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
TEYS Australia will make positions at its Rockhampton, Queensland, plant redundant next week because of tightening cattle supply. Daily throughput will decrease from 1450 to 1215 and operations moved into a single shift at the plant, with reports... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Local Private Sector Challenged to Exploit Regional Markets, AGOAThe local business community has been challenged to take advantage of the trade
Local Private Sector Challenged to Exploit Regional Markets, AGOA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
The local business community has been challenged to take advantage of the trade agreements Rwanda has signed with other countries to spur the country's exports. Officials from the Ministry of Trade and Industry said the agreements are some of the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aust dollar lower in late tradeUnit's trade muted across Asia, amid Chinese New Year holiday. The Australian
Aust dollar lower in late trade
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 minutes ago
Unit's trade muted across Asia, amid Chinese New Year holiday. The Australian dollar has lost ground in quiet trade as China observes a public holiday. At 1700 AEDT on Monday, the local unit was trading at 70.96 US cents, down from 71.82 cents on... Read more
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