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Manning River Times
Exploitation in electronics: Too many companies failing to come cleanFifty-six major electronics companies have been graded based on their supply ch
Exploitation in electronics: Too many companies failing to come clean
Manning River Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Fifty-six major electronics companies have been graded based on their supply chains. None received an A. Most, if not all, electronics companies in Australia have failed to fully investigate whether raw materials used in their products were obtained... Read more
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Daily Herald
Obama to release $4 trillion-plus budget for 2017WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is unveiling his eighth and final budget,
Obama to release $4 trillion-plus budget for 2017
Daily Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is unveiling his eighth and final budget, a $4 trillion-plus proposal that's freighted with liberal policy initiatives and new and familiar tax hikes - all sent to a dismissive Republican-controlled Congress that... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Exploitation in electronics: Too many companies failing to come cleanFifty-six major electronics companies have been graded based on their supply ch
Exploitation in electronics: Too many companies failing to come clean
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 minutes ago
Fifty-six major electronics companies have been graded based on their supply chains. None received an A. Most, if not all, electronics companies in Australia have failed to fully investigate whether raw materials used in their products were obtained... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan 10-year bond yield goes negative for first time ‹ Japan TodayThe yield on Japan’s 10-year government bond dropped below zero Tuesday, in a f
Japan 10-year bond yield goes negative for first time ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
The yield on Japan’s 10-year government bond dropped below zero Tuesday, in a first for a G7 country as panicked investors flee a bloodbath on equity markets. The note’s effective return slipped to -0.005 percent in the afternoon, continuing a... Read more
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ABC News
Sanofi Reports Flat 2015 EarningsFrench drug maker Sanofi says its bottom line was roughly stable last year as i
Sanofi Reports Flat 2015 Earnings
ABC News / Posted 4 minutes ago
French drug maker Sanofi says its bottom line was roughly stable last year as it advanced efforts to reshape its drug portfolio and pursue research and development tie-ups in oncology and diabetes. Sanofi made 4.29 billion euros ($4.8 billion) last... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Major shortage of affordable housing looms, says new reportThe demand for rental homes in the Netherlands far outstrips supply and the tre
Major shortage of affordable housing looms, says new report
DutchNews.nl / Posted 4 minutes ago
The demand for rental homes in the Netherlands far outstrips supply and the trend is worsening, according to housing experts. A new report by property advisory group Capital Value has found that most of the new properties being built are for sale... Read more
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New Kerala
Global concerns, slowing domestic growth dent marketsMumbai, Feb 9 : Disappointing macro-economic data, coupled with a massive plung
Global concerns, slowing domestic growth dent markets
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
Mumbai, Feb 9 : Disappointing macro-economic data, coupled with a massive plunge in Japanese indices and a weak rupee subdued Indian equity markets on Monday. This dragged a barometer index of the Indian equity markets down by 253... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
City’s sales tax revenue lags behind other municipalitySeveral cities in Texas have been able to capitalize on the oil and natural gas
City’s sales tax revenue lags behind other municipality
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Several cities in Texas have been able to capitalize on the oil and natural gas boom the state has seen the past several years, specifically in regards to sales tax revenue. Unfortunately, Wichita Falls has not been one of them, said Jim Dockery,... Read more
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New Kerala
Punjab National Bank's net down by Rs.723 croreChennai, Feb 9 : Government-owned Punjab National Bank (PNB) closed its third q
Punjab National Bank's net down by Rs.723 crore
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
Chennai, Feb 9 : Government-owned Punjab National Bank (PNB) closed its third quarter of the current fiscal with a drastic Rs.723.55 crore fall in its net profit. In regulatory filing in BSE, PNB said it posted a net profit of Rs.51.01 crore for the... Read more
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New Kerala
Government urges banks and MFIs to pitch in for Swachhta MissionNew Delhi, Feb 9 : Union Minister of Rural Development and Drinking Water and S
Government urges banks and MFIs to pitch in for Swachhta Mission
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
New Delhi, Feb 9 : Union Minister of Rural Development and Drinking Water and Sanitation, Birender Singh, on Tuesday, urged banks and micro-finance institutions to come forward in a big way for credit disbursal to achieve the goal of Swachh Bharat... Read more
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New Kerala
Bandhan Bank launches International Debit Card and NRI BankingKolkata, Feb 9 : Bandhan Bank, one of the two newly set up banks in India, Tues
Bandhan Bank launches International Debit Card and NRI Banking
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
Kolkata, Feb 9 : Bandhan Bank, one of the two newly set up banks in India, Tuesday announced here that it will offer VISA International Debit Cards to its customers. The Bank is also starting services for the NRI customers with a bouquet of... Read more
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New Kerala
Government for more changes in Companies Act, SEBI rulesNew Delhi, Feb 9 : More changes might be required in the Companies Act and in t
Government for more changes in Companies Act, SEBI rules
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
New Delhi, Feb 9 : More changes might be required in the Companies Act and in the markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) regulations for listed companies to strengthen corporate governance, the government said on Tuesday.... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
German industrial production down in December Published: 9 February 2016 4:48 PM Smoke emerges from the chimneys of the ch
German industrial production down in December
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 minutes ago
Published: 9 February 2016 4:48 PM Smoke emerges from the chimneys of the chemical plant of Evonik Industries AG in Wesseling near Cologne February 3, 2016. The Wesseling site has a long tradition in... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
European stock markets steady at open after rout Published: 9 February 2016 4:46 PM London's FTSE 100 benchmark index rose 0.
European stock markets steady at open after rout
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 minutes ago
Published: 9 February 2016 4:46 PM London's FTSE 100 benchmark index rose 0.2% to 5,702.6 points compared with the close yesterday. – Reuters pic, February 9, 2016.European stock markets steadied at... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Proton sasar eksport semula kereta ke UK, kata Dr Mahathir Published: 9 February 2016 4:47 PM Bekas perdana menteri, Tun Dr Mahathir Mo
Proton sasar eksport semula kereta ke UK, kata Dr Mahathir
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 minutes ago
Published: 9 February 2016 4:47 PM Bekas perdana menteri, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad berkata enjin baharu Proton merupakan satu kejayaan baru kerana enjin sebelumnya sudah berusia lebih 10... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
New Indian high commissioner calls on foreign ministerThey discussed the issues of bilateral and regional interest, officials at the
New Indian high commissioner calls on foreign minister
Bdnews24.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
They discussed the issues of bilateral and regional interest, officials at the foreign ministry said. Ali welcomed the new envoy to Bangladesh and assured him of his cooperation. Shringla presented his credentials on Jan 19 and vowed to take the... Read more
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iol.co.za
AB Foods eyes rest of Illovo SugarJohannesburg - South Africa's Illovo Sugar said on Monday it has received a non
AB Foods eyes rest of Illovo Sugar
iol.co.za / Posted 8 minutes ago
Johannesburg - South Africa's Illovo Sugar said on Monday it has received a non-binding expression of interest from its largest shareholder, Associated British Foods, in buying the rest of the company. AB Foods, which holds a 51.35 percent stake in... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Wood pellet horse bedding: what are the pros and cons?The pros of wood pellet horse beddingAbsorbency “Verdo wood pellets will absor
Wood pellet horse bedding: what are the pros and cons?
Horse and Hound / Posted 10 minutes ago
The pros of wood pellet horse beddingAbsorbency “Verdo wood pellets will absorb up to three times their own weight in liquid,” says Angela Curgenden from wood pellet manufacturer, Verdo. This figure was arrived at by independent testing, and may not... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Most office romances end in long term loveTipTopJob surveyed over 1000 users to find out if office romances ended in long
Most office romances end in long term love
Online Recruitment / Posted 10 minutes ago
TipTopJob surveyed over 1000 users to find out if office romances ended in long term love, a short term fling, they were left as friends or if it was the end of a once friendship. 52% of people have witnessed an office romance end in a fairy-tale... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nakonde Agents Bemoan Reduced Clearing JobsImportation of second hand vehicles from Japan through Nakonde border in Muchin
Nakonde Agents Bemoan Reduced Clearing Jobs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
Importation of second hand vehicles from Japan through Nakonde border in Muchinga Province has reduced by 65 per cent due to an increase in clearing duty tariffs and the instability of the exchange rate. Last month, the Zambia Revenue Authority... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zambia's Stability AttractiveA Zambian diplomat Anthony Mukwita, has said Zambia's unique reputation as an i
Zambia's Stability Attractive
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
A Zambian diplomat Anthony Mukwita, has said Zambia's unique reputation as an investment destination and a politically stable country has inspired more foreign investors and donor community support. Some independent studies by renowned organisations... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Invest in Energy, Yaluma Urges Mining FirmsGovernment has questioned the motive by mining companies to always effect cost-
Invest in Energy, Yaluma Urges Mining Firms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
Government has questioned the motive by mining companies to always effect cost-saving measures even when commodity prices were still low. Mines and Minerals Development Minister Christopher Yaluma has since urged companies to diversify their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stanchart Reaffirms Investment CommitmentStandard Chartered Bank has said the continued investment into its banking syst
Stanchart Reaffirms Investment Commitment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
Standard Chartered Bank has said the continued investment into its banking systems and digital platforms, demonstrates a firm commitment to Zambia. Visiting chief executive officer for Africa and the Middle East Sunil Kaushal said, Zambia was among... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Is the Naira Worth?I sympathise with Nigerian football referees. Why? Because they have to use som
What Is the Naira Worth?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
I sympathise with Nigerian football referees. Why? Because they have to use some foreign coins for a toss before the game starts since there are hardly any Nigerian coins in circulation. The coins disappeared a long time ago. Effectively the lowest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TSA to Cut N2.22 Trillion Budget DeficitThe N2.22 trillion deficit, projected for this year's N6.08 trillion budget may
TSA to Cut N2.22 Trillion Budget Deficit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
The N2.22 trillion deficit, projected for this year's N6.08 trillion budget may be reduced after all, courtesy of the N2.2 trillion already realised by the Federal Government, from the Treasury Single Account (TSA) scheme. The budget deficit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Accounts for 0.36 Percent of U.S.$520 Billion ICT MarketWith a traded value of $1.8 billion on importation of ICT goods and electronics
Nigeria Accounts for 0.36 Percent of U.S.$520 Billion ICT Market
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
With a traded value of $1.8 billion on importation of ICT goods and electronics in 2014, Nigeria accounts for 0.36 per cent of global transaction in such goods as the global industry continues to experience a downturn, latest report UNCTAD Technology... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adeosun - Recoveries From TSA May Reduce Borrowing Target to Fund Budget DeficitAbuja — Fund recoveries arising from the implementation of the federal governme
Adeosun - Recoveries From TSA May Reduce Borrowing Target to Fund Budget Deficit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
Abuja — Fund recoveries arising from the implementation of the federal government's Treasury Single Account (TSA) may reduce the level of borrowing to fill the funding gaps in the 2016 budget, the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inventa International Merges With Silvax Legal to Boost Intellectual Property PracticeWith its new office in Lagos, Nigeria, Inventa International is now partnering
Inventa International Merges With Silvax Legal to Boost Intellectual Property Practice
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
With its new office in Lagos, Nigeria, Inventa International is now partnering with Silvax Legal, a dynamic Nigerian-based intellectual property law firm, in order to form a mega law firm and boost the practice of intellectual property in Nigeria and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ogun-Lafarge Model CorporateOf the myriad challenges that poor countries contend with in the quest to becom
Ogun-Lafarge Model Corporate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
Of the myriad challenges that poor countries contend with in the quest to become developed economies, infrastructure deficit and inadequately skilled population rank high. These two inadequacies have negative multiplier effects in dragging down... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Tax dead, like infrastructureCongressional Republicans reacted explosively last week to President Obama’s ca
Tax dead, like infrastructure
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 minutes ago
Congressional Republicans reacted explosively last week to President Obama’s call for a $10-per-barrel tax on oil. Several congressional leaders proclaimed it dead on arrival at the Capitol. That’s unfortunate because the tax idea is a good one that... Read more
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