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The Standard
MPF account holders lost HK$14,998 each last monthThis was based on the 2.829 million contributors and HK$566.48 billion assets u
MPF account holders lost HK$14,998 each last month
The Standard / Posted moments ago
This was based on the 2.829 million contributors and HK$566.48 billion assets under management at the end of last year, the index compiler announced. As at August 27, the Convoy MPF Composite Index dropped by 7.16 percent month-over-month in August... Read more
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iol.co.za
China stocks still overvaluedREUTERSAn investor stands in front of an electronic board showing stock informa
China stocks still overvalued
iol.co.za / Posted moments ago
REUTERSAn investor stands in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Shanghai, China. Picture: Aly Song Hong Kong - For all the losses in Chinese stocks since the nation’s record bull market ended in June,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Stellar sells out of DigicoreCape Town - Stellar Capital Partners said on Wednesday that shareholders had ag
Stellar sells out of Digicore
iol.co.za / Posted moments ago
Cape Town - Stellar Capital Partners said on Wednesday that shareholders had agreed to the proposed sale of its 19.26 percent holding in Digicore Holdings to Novatel Wireless of the US for around R210 million ($15 million) in cash. Digicore, which... Read more
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Computer Business Review
From risk to boom to capital returns in satellite mobile broadbandCEO Briefing: Inmarsat CEO Rupert Pearce on the business and rocket launches “I
From risk to boom to capital returns in satellite mobile broadband
Computer Business Review / Posted a minute ago
CEO Briefing: Inmarsat CEO Rupert Pearce on the business and rocket launches “It is not for the faint hearted” Rocket launches are nerve-racking events. One in 20 launches fails. And when rockets fail, they usually fail spectacularly. On Aug 28th... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Big Data spending surge drives innovationA third of businesses are making "very significant" investments. Big Data and
Big Data spending surge drives innovation
Computer Business Review / Posted a minute ago
A third of businesses are making "very significant" investments. Big Data and analytics are having a significant impact of businesses revenue as its potential is realised. The market area with the most potential for Big Data use is retail, with... Read more
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RTE News
Australia's Q2 growth hits lowest level in 2 yearsAustralia experienced the slowest economic growth in two years over the second
Australia's Q2 growth hits lowest level in 2 years
RTE News / Posted 2 minutes ago
Australia experienced the slowest economic growth in two years over the second quarter due in part to a sharp fall in export volumes, knocking the Australian dollar to its lowest in over six years. The Australian Bureau of Statistics said gross... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Africa's Deadwood: The gold rush is on in UgandaMUBENDE, Uganda (AP) - The hunt for gold takes the men 100 meters (yards) under
Africa's Deadwood: The gold rush is on in Uganda
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 minutes ago
MUBENDE, Uganda (AP) - The hunt for gold takes the men 100 meters (yards) underground, past contraptions of wood and rope rigged to function like pulleys, past hard rock that they attack day and night with demolition hammers. When they emerge at the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Brand overhaul and new top boss at Lovewell Blake 08:00 02 September 2015 Regional accountancy firm Lovewell Blake has announc
Brand overhaul and new top boss at Lovewell Blake
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 minutes ago
08:00 02 September 2015 Regional accountancy firm Lovewell Blake has announced the appointment of a new senior partner and managing partner to lead a new-look senior management team. New senior... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BEDC Reviews Tariff for Stable PowerAkure — Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has unveiled plans to rev
BEDC Reviews Tariff for Stable Power
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Akure — Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has unveiled plans to review electricity tariff, which will immensely improve steady power supply, community relations and customer care services for over 700, 000 customers in Ondo, Delta, Edo... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MTN Nigeria to Go Public in 2016MTN Nigeria will become a Public Liability Company (PLC) in 2016. Accordingly,
MTN Nigeria to Go Public in 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
MTN Nigeria will become a Public Liability Company (PLC) in 2016. Accordingly, the company will list its shares on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) by way of public offer for purchase by interested members of the investing public. A... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Energy Committee Welcomes Opening of Medupi Power Station's Unit SixThe Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises, Ms Dipuo Lets
Energy Committee Welcomes Opening of Medupi Power Station's Unit Six
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises, Ms Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba, has welcomed the opening of the Medupi Power Station's Unit Six in Lephalale in Limpopo on Sunday. Ms Letsatsi-Duba said this is an important chapter for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
This Heartbreaking Power Outage!The frequent power outage occurring all over Ethiopia has become a perennial fi
This Heartbreaking Power Outage!
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
The frequent power outage occurring all over Ethiopia has become a perennial fixture that never seems to go away. As a problem which is exacting a heavy toll on the country and its citizens, it needs to be dealt with decisively by the concerned... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Proponents Ignite Plan to Bump Cigarette Tax to Lower TuitionCalling the 170 percent increase in tuition and fees at Idaho public universiti
Proponents Ignite Plan to Bump Cigarette Tax to Lower Tuition
Boise Weekly / Posted 4 minutes ago
Calling the 170 percent increase in tuition and fees at Idaho public universities and colleges in the past 15 years "repugnant to freedom and opportunity," a citizen-driven ballot initiative has been launched to reduce tuition by 25 percent over two... Read more
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Boise Weekly
McDonald's U.S. to Add All-Day Breakfast on October 6McDonald's Corp's U.S. franchisees have voted to begin offering all-day breakfa
McDonald's U.S. to Add All-Day Breakfast on October 6
Boise Weekly / Posted 4 minutes ago
McDonald's Corp's U.S. franchisees have voted to begin offering all-day breakfast on Oct. 6, a widely expected move that the company and investors hope will help reverse slumping sales and traffic at the world's biggest fast-food chain. Many U.S.... Read more
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Boise Weekly
First Thursday: View the Future of Boise with CCDCConstruction is an inescapable fact of life in the City of Trees. From the Cent
First Thursday: View the Future of Boise with CCDC
Boise Weekly / Posted 4 minutes ago
Construction is an inescapable fact of life in the City of Trees. From the Central Addition at Fifth and Broad Streets to the Grove Plaza, Jack's Urban Meeting Place and the apartments off Capitol Boulevard near Boise State University—the city is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Revisiting Sale of Nitel, OthersIt is re-assuring that the searchlight being beamed on the sale or management o
Revisiting Sale of Nitel, Others
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
It is re-assuring that the searchlight being beamed on the sale or management of some government-owned entities over the years may soon focus on the Nigerian Telecommunications Limited (NITEL) and its subsidiary, Mobile Telecommunications Limited (... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari, CBN - First, Do No HarmPresident Muhammadu Buhari is yet to outline the direction and goals of his eco
Buhari, CBN - First, Do No Harm
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
President Muhammadu Buhari is yet to outline the direction and goals of his economic policy. Even so, major players in the country's economy are already feeling the impact of specific policy decisions as they are emerging. For a wide segment of these... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Challenges On Implementation of Development ProgramsMassawa — Mr. Andemichael Solomon, head of infrastructure building at the North
Challenges On Implementation of Development Programs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Massawa — Mr. Andemichael Solomon, head of infrastructure building at the Northern Red Sea region, urged sub-zone and administrative area administrators to augment their role for the timely implementation of development programs in the region. Mr.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Diageo Beer Company Begins 780m Br Expansion At Sebeta PlantWith each expansion, production has doubled and tripled, seriously boosting bee
Diageo Beer Company Begins 780m Br Expansion At Sebeta Plant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
With each expansion, production has doubled and tripled, seriously boosting beer supply Diageo Plc, the distiller of Meta Abo, Zemen beer and Malta Guinness non-alcoholic beer brands, is undertaking a 780 million Br expansion, which could see its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Towards a Cashless SocietyFresenbet Zelalem, 46, has been holding a debit card for a year and a half. She
Towards a Cashless Society
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Fresenbet Zelalem, 46, has been holding a debit card for a year and a half. She had no option but accept it when the bank called her to pick it up, following a decision by her employer that made all transactions digital. Despite brief but friendly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CBE Records 42.8b Br Profit Over Last Five YearsThe success during GTP I is clear and CBE intends to repeat the performance in
CBE Records 42.8b Br Profit Over Last Five Years
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
The success during GTP I is clear and CBE intends to repeat the performance in GTP II The Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) reported what it called a very successful five year performance in the first Growth & Transformation Plan (GTP I), with its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NNPC Seeks to End Oil Theft in Eight Months Using DronesBy Ejiofor Alike and Chineme Okafor The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporatio
NNPC Seeks to End Oil Theft in Eight Months Using Drones
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
By Ejiofor Alike and Chineme Okafor The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced its intention to end crude oil theft in Nigeria within eight months using drones to monitor the movement of crude oil bearing vessels. The NNPC in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Do Not Save the Shilling - It Is Trying to Save UsQuite often the first sign of a malaria infection is a fever (high temperature)
Do Not Save the Shilling - It Is Trying to Save Us
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Quite often the first sign of a malaria infection is a fever (high temperature), which happens so much that we often associate every fever with malaria. It is important not to ignore the fever, thinking that by generating heat, the body has actually... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cuito City Gains New SchoolsKuito — The administrator of the city of Kuito, central Bie province, Avis Viei
Cuito City Gains New Schools
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Kuito — The administrator of the city of Kuito, central Bie province, Avis Vieira said, Monday, that there have been built new schools, that may start operating yet this year, with the aim of extending the school network and reduce the number of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Finance Ministry Stands Up to ChallengesBenguela — The Ministry of Finance in Angola is up to the challenges that it is
Finance Ministry Stands Up to Challenges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Benguela — The Ministry of Finance in Angola is up to the challenges that it is facing, judging by its growth over 40 years of the country's independence, said Tuesday the institution's delegate in Benguela province, Miguel Bento. Speaking to ANGOP... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Q&A With Tongai Maramba CEO of Tigo RwandaWhy is Tigo re-staging its brand? Why now? We are a consumer centric business
Q&A With Tongai Maramba CEO of Tigo Rwanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Why is Tigo re-staging its brand? Why now? We are a consumer centric business and continually evolve to better serve the needs of our consumers. This brand restage is part of that evolution. When Tigo first launched in Rwanda, mobile penetration... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa's Richest Man Bets On Zim OpportunitiesAfrica's richest man, Aliko Dangote, will invest in a new cement plant in Zimba
Africa's Richest Man Bets On Zim Opportunities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, will invest in a new cement plant in Zimbabwe as part of a plan to seek opportunities in the southern African country, he said from Zimbabwe's capital on Monday. Zimbabwe, cash-strapped and in urgent need of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Welcomes Japan's Quality Infrastructure ModelAddis Ababa — "Africa has been identified as one of the leading regions in impl
Africa Welcomes Japan's Quality Infrastructure Model
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Addis Ababa — "Africa has been identified as one of the leading regions in implementing regulatory reforms to improve their business climate. The environment for investing in Africa's infrastructure has improved considerably in recent years and is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bernard Muteti Assumes Expanded Role At Airtel After Leading Equitel Launch, Yumobile IntegrationAirtel Kenya has announced the appointment of Bernard Muteti to the position of
Bernard Muteti Assumes Expanded Role At Airtel After Leading Equitel Launch, Yumobile Integration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Airtel Kenya has announced the appointment of Bernard Muteti to the position of Enterprise and Wholesale Business Director effective today, September 1, 2015. Until his appointment, Bernard has been the General Manager in charge of Airtel's MVNO... Read more
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Finextra
Atom taps Durham University maths department to develop new banking modelDigital challenger bank Atom is collaborating with Durham University and the UK
Atom taps Durham University maths department to develop new banking model
Finextra / Posted 5 minutes ago
Digital challenger bank Atom is collaborating with Durham University and the UK government on a research project to develop a new model for retail banking. The project begins this autumn and is part-funded by Innovate UK, under the Knowledge... Read more
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