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Sabah Daily Express
MAA Takaful's acquisition will not affect existing customers Kuala Lumpur: Existing Takaful contracts of MAA Takaful Bhd (MAAT) will be un
MAA Takaful's acquisition will not affect existing customers
Sabah Daily Express / Posted a minute ago
Kuala Lumpur: Existing Takaful contracts of MAA Takaful Bhd (MAAT) will be unaffected by the Zurich Insurance Company Ltd's takeover of the company. As the new owner, Zurich will continue... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Air freight demand in Asia-Pacific falls 5.2pcKuala Lumpur: Asia-Pacific carriers saw a 5.2 per cent drop in demand in March
Air freight demand in Asia-Pacific falls 5.2pc
Sabah Daily Express / Posted a minute ago
Kuala Lumpur: Asia-Pacific carriers saw a 5.2 per cent drop in demand in March 2016 as compared with the same month last year. The International Air Transport Association (IATA), in a statement said overall demand was weak with export volumes from... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
MBSB not looking to apply for banking licence at this stage Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia Building Society Bhd (MBSB) is not looking to apply fo
MBSB not looking to apply for banking licence at this stage
Sabah Daily Express / Posted a minute ago
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia Building Society Bhd (MBSB) is not looking to apply for a banking licence at this stage, said its President/Chief Executive Officer, Datuk Ahmad Zaini Othman. He... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Contracts worth RM64b awarded to Bumi vendor firms under VDP Kuala Lumpur: Contracts worth RM64.2 billion were awarded to Bumiputera vendo
Contracts worth RM64b awarded to Bumi vendor firms under VDP
Sabah Daily Express / Posted a minute ago
Kuala Lumpur: Contracts worth RM64.2 billion were awarded to Bumiputera vendor companies from 2013 to 2015 under the Vendor Development Programme (VDP). Deputy Minister of International... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
SRIB signs integrity pledge with the MACCKota Kinabalu: Sabah Rubber Industries Board (SRIB) which received an excellenc
SRIB signs integrity pledge with the MACC
Sabah Daily Express / Posted a minute ago
Kota Kinabalu: Sabah Rubber Industries Board (SRIB) which received an excellence award for financial management in January is not resting on its laurels. The board on Thursday signed the Malaysia Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Corporate Integrity... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Syed Faisal proton's new non-exec chairmanKuala Lumpur: Proton Holdings Bhd has appointed Datuk Seri Syed Faisal Albar Sy
Syed Faisal proton's new non-exec chairman
Sabah Daily Express / Posted a minute ago
Kuala Lumpur: Proton Holdings Bhd has appointed Datuk Seri Syed Faisal Albar Syed Ali Rethza Albar as its Non-Executive Chairman effective Thursday, following the resignation of Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad on March 31, 2016. In a statement, Proton said... Read more
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iol.co.za
War of words between Gordhan, Denel heats upParliament - The public spat between Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and the bo
War of words between Gordhan, Denel heats up
iol.co.za / Posted a minute ago
Parliament - The public spat between Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and the board of Denel has erupted again after he accused it of arrogance, with the board hitting back on Thursday and effectively telling the minister to keep quiet. In his reply... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zimbabwe resorts to bond notes amid cash crunchHarare - Zimbabwe is so short of US dollars - which it has used since it abando
Zimbabwe resorts to bond notes amid cash crunch
iol.co.za / Posted a minute ago
Harare - Zimbabwe is so short of US dollars - which it has used since it abandoned its own currency six years ago - that it is to introduce a new form of cash, called “bond notes”, in the next two months. This shock announcement was released late on... Read more
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iol.co.za
Poultry price hike predictedPretoria - Consumers can expect to pay much higher prices for poultry from Sept
Poultry price hike predicted
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
Pretoria - Consumers can expect to pay much higher prices for poultry from September, the SA Poultry Association said yesterday. Association head Kevin Lovell said this was in part due to the drought, but also a result of new regulations introduced... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh achieves nearly $3 billion Balance of Payment surplus in nine monthsAccording to Bangladesh Bank data released on Thursday, the BOP surplus grew to
Bangladesh achieves nearly $3 billion Balance of Payment surplus in nine months
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
According to Bangladesh Bank data released on Thursday, the BOP surplus grew to $2.93 billion during this period (July-March) of FY 2015-16. At this time last year, it was over $2.43 billion. But the 2014-15 fiscal year had ended with a BOP deficit... Read more
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RTE News
Oil falls as traders await key US jobs reportCrude prices dipped in Asian trade today as traders await a closely watched US
Oil falls as traders await key US jobs report
RTE News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Crude prices dipped in Asian trade today as traders await a closely watched US jobs report that could provide clues on the health of the world's biggest economy and the direction of interest rates. The non-farm payroll report due for release later... Read more
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RTE News
Smurfit Kappa continues to see good demandPaper-based packaging group Smurfit Kappa has announced higher revenues and pre
Smurfit Kappa continues to see good demand
RTE News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Paper-based packaging group Smurfit Kappa has announced higher revenues and pre-tax profits for the first three months of the year as it was boosted by the positive impact of acquisitions. Smurfit Kappa said its revenue for the three months to the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Feds say San Gabriel man promised investors instant wealth, then stole $7 million from themSAN GABRIEL >> Federal law enforcement arrested a San Gabriel man Thursday for
Feds say San Gabriel man promised investors instant wealth, then stole $7 million from them
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 3 minutes ago
SAN GABRIEL >> Federal law enforcement arrested a San Gabriel man Thursday for allegedly operating a ponzi scheme that collected nearly $7 million, authorities said. Wenxing Huang, also known as “Di Peng” and “Fatty,” 33, was taken into custody by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CITN Restates Commitment to Providing Strong Manpower BaseThe Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN) has restated its commitme
CITN Restates Commitment to Providing Strong Manpower Base
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN) has restated its commitment towards providing a strong manpower base for the tax system in the country. The President, CITN, Mrs. Olateju Somorin said at the 34th induction ceremony held recently... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Quick Fix to Nigeria's Economic Woes - Finance MinisterBy Emman Ovuakporie, Yinka Kolawole, Peter Egwuatu and Johnbosco Agbakwuru Fin
No Quick Fix to Nigeria's Economic Woes - Finance Minister
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
By Emman Ovuakporie, Yinka Kolawole, Peter Egwuatu and Johnbosco Agbakwuru Finance Minister, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, said, yesterday, that there were no quick solutions to the nation's problems. This came on a day Minister of Solid Minerals, Dr. Kayode... Read more
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Herald Sun
News Corp slips into the redNews Corp has suffered a third-quarter loss of $US149 million after revenue dro
News Corp slips into the red
Herald Sun / Posted 6 minutes ago
News Corp has suffered a third-quarter loss of $US149 million after revenue dropped 7.3 per cent. A drop in revenue, a $US280 million hit from a law suit, and currency headwinds have pushed Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation into the red. News Corp... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
State adopts temporary rules for industrial hemp | News - Home The Oregon Department of Agriculture said this week it has adop
State adopts temporary rules for industrial hemp
KTVZ Bend / Posted 7 minutes ago
| News - Home The Oregon Department of Agriculture said this week it has adopted temporary administrative rules to implement legislative changes to the state’s industrial hemp program. More From... Read more
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Central Chronicle
LS passes Budget 2016-17, Refuses to roll back excise on gold jewelleryAgencies, New Delhi The Lok Sabha today accorded its approval to the General B
LS passes Budget 2016-17, Refuses to roll back excise on gold jewellery
Central Chronicle / Posted 7 minutes ago
Agencies, New Delhi The Lok Sabha today accorded its approval to the General Budget 2016-17 passing the requisite Finance Bill-2016 by voice vote amid Government’s commitment to keep on the process of economic reforms, promise to bring back black... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ shares advance after RBA inflation forecast lures investors to equitiesNew Zealand shares rose, reversing an earlier decline, after the Reserve Bank o
NZ shares advance after RBA inflation forecast lures investors to equities
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 8 minutes ago
New Zealand shares rose, reversing an earlier decline, after the Reserve Bank of Australia downgraded its forecasts for inflation, suggesting interest rates may head lower and prompting investors to seek out higher returns from equity... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
SpaceX lands rocket at sea 2nd time after satellite launch CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX has done it again. For the second month in
SpaceX lands rocket at sea 2nd time after satellite launch
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 8 minutes ago
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX has done it again. For the second month in a row, the aerospace company landed a rocket on an ocean platform, this time following the launch of a Japanese... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Share market gains as RBA flags interest rate cutsASX: The ASX has defied regional share market declines to eke out a modest 0.
Share market gains as RBA flags interest rate cuts
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 minutes ago
ASX: The ASX has defied regional share market declines to eke out a modest 0.25 per cent rise, as the Reserve Bank hinted at further rate cuts. While major markets across Asia sold off - with... Read more
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dna
Amid political deadlock, acting Irish PM Kenny sets vote on re-election for FridayActing Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny is to seek re-election in parliament on
Amid political deadlock, acting Irish PM Kenny sets vote on re-election for Friday
dna / Posted 11 minutes ago
Acting Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny is to seek re-election in parliament on Friday in a vote his party hopes will bring an end to 10 weeks of political deadlock. It is the fourth vote, but the first with a realistic chance of success after he... Read more
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dna
MCX shares down nearly 6% as Q4 profit slumpsShares of commodity exchange MCX fell by nearly 6% on Friday after it reported
MCX shares down nearly 6% as Q4 profit slumps
dna / Posted 11 minutes ago
Shares of commodity exchange MCX fell by nearly 6% on Friday after it reported a 45% fall in standalone net profit during the fourth quarter of 2015-16 fiscal. The stock declined by 5.39% to Rs 867 at BSE. On NSE, it tumbled 5.65% to Rs 865.10. MCX... Read more
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dna
All you need to know about Bankruptcy BillOn Thursday, amid the concerns of increasing number of wilful defaulters and th
All you need to know about Bankruptcy Bill
dna / Posted 11 minutes ago
On Thursday, amid the concerns of increasing number of wilful defaulters and the dismal condition of bank assets in the country, the government passed the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code Bill that seeks that will let the government enter into... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Metcash asks competition watchdog to investigate its acquisition of HomeBunnings' dominance of Australian hardware is set to be tested after listed who
Metcash asks competition watchdog to investigate its acquisition of Home
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Bunnings' dominance of Australian hardware is set to be tested after listed wholesaler Metcash asked the competition watchdog to review its planned acquisition of the Woolworths-controlled Home Timber & Hardware chain. Metcash has asked the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Ceo Andrew Roberts departs the scene at collapsed ArriumAndrew Roberts, the chief executive of collapsed steel maker Arrium, has left t
Ceo Andrew Roberts departs the scene at collapsed Arrium
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Andrew Roberts, the chief executive of collapsed steel maker Arrium, has left the company along with another senior executive, Naomi James. Mr Roberts left Arrium on Friday after staying on for an extra four weeks after the company went into... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Fourth week of ASX gains as rate cut fuels marketAustralian shares managed a fourth successive week of gains after a packed five
Fourth week of ASX gains as rate cut fuels market
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Australian shares managed a fourth successive week of gains after a packed five days of economic and company news, including an interest rate cut, the Federal Budget, three major banks reporting earnings, and a revision of inflation forecasts to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Rio Tinto to spend $US5.3b on Oyu Tolgoi expansionRio Tinto will push ahead with a $US5.3 billion expansion of its Oyu Tolgoi cop
Rio Tinto to spend $US5.3b on Oyu Tolgoi expansion
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Rio Tinto will push ahead with a $US5.3 billion expansion of its Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in Mongolia, with the project set to cost about $US400 million more than previously thought. Ending a three-year stalemate, the approval was greed by... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Oliver Hemsley to step down as Numis CEO after 25 years Oliver Hemsley has been in charge at the stockbroker for more than 25 years
Oliver Hemsley to step down as Numis CEO after 25 years
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 minutes ago
Oliver Hemsley has been in charge at the stockbroker for more than 25 years The founder and chief executive of stockbroker Numis, Oliver Hemsley, is to step down after 25 years at the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
InterContinental Hotels hit by early Easter and low oil price Intercontinental Hotels chief executive Richard Solomons (IHG/PA) Holiday In
InterContinental Hotels hit by early Easter and low oil price
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 minutes ago
Intercontinental Hotels chief executive Richard Solomons (IHG/PA) Holiday Inn owner InterContinental Hotels has said that growth in the first quarter has been hit by the low oil price... Read more
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