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KELO Sioux Falls
Wednesday Morning Business Brief - July 27International stock markets were mixed today ahead of the Federal Reserve's pol
Wednesday Morning Business Brief - July 27
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted a minute ago
International stock markets were mixed today ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy statement, as strong U.S. economic data raised questions over the likely course for interest rates. Futures point to a tepid start on Wall Street today. Benchmark U.S.... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Torstar loss climbs on acquisition costs, closing of printing plantTorstar Corp. says expenses related to its Verticalscope acquisition last year
Torstar loss climbs on acquisition costs, closing of printing plant
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 minutes ago
Torstar Corp. says expenses related to its Verticalscope acquisition last year and the closure of its Vaughan printing plant this month combined to drive up its second-quarter loss to $23.9-million – including discontinued operations. The loss... Read more
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Energy Business Review
Statoil concludes drilling of wildcat wells in North Sea Statoil Petroleum, operator of production license 035/272, has concluded the
Statoil concludes drilling of wildcat wells in North Sea
Energy Business Review / Posted 3 minutes ago
Statoil Petroleum, operator of production license 035/272, has concluded the drilling of wildcat wells 30/11-14 and 30/11-14 B. The primary exploration target for wells 30/11-14 and 30/11-14... Read more
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Newsmax
Retailers Are Doomed as Most Americans Are Too Poor to ShopWe are entering the heart of earnings season. It may be a wild one as Wall Stre
Retailers Are Doomed as Most Americans Are Too Poor to Shop
Newsmax / Posted 3 minutes ago
We are entering the heart of earnings season. It may be a wild one as Wall Street’s outlook is quite poor. The consensus Wall Street estimates for Q2 profits of the S&P 500 is a 5.6% fall (YOY). That would be the fifth quarter in a row of falling... Read more
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Newsmax
Pension Returns Set to Plunge to Record-Low LevelsLong-term returns for U.S. public pensions reportedly are expected to drop to t
Pension Returns Set to Plunge to Record-Low Levels
Newsmax / Posted 3 minutes ago
Long-term returns for U.S. public pensions reportedly are expected to drop to the lowest levels ever recorded as states and cities face even deeper financial pain as a $1 trillion funding gap widens. Twenty-year annualized returns for public... Read more
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iol.co.za
Brazil expected to net $200m from #Rio2016 touristsHowever, it noted that the expected windfall is far lower than the $900-million
Brazil expected to net $200m from #Rio2016 tourists
iol.co.za / Posted 4 minutes ago
However, it noted that the expected windfall is far lower than the $900-million of revenue seen nationwide as a result of the 2014 World Cup. Additionally, the bank said that while the Olympics would lead to a “small” impact on tourism at first,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Twitter stock falls 10% on weak salesEven if you build it, they may not come. Twitter reached 313 million monthly a
Twitter stock falls 10% on weak sales
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 4 minutes ago
Even if you build it, they may not come. Twitter reached 313 million monthly active users in the quarter that ended in June, a gain of just three million users from the previous quarter. That's despite efforts to attract new users by adding more... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
SolarWorld to appeal US court's ruling to pay $793M damagesBERLIN (AP) - German solar panel-maker SolarWorld says it is appealing a U.S. c
SolarWorld to appeal US court's ruling to pay $793M damages
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 minutes ago
BERLIN (AP) - German solar panel-maker SolarWorld says it is appealing a U.S. court's ruling ordering it to pay $793 million in damages to Michigan-based supplier Hemlock Semiconductor Corp. SolarWorld says it expects the appeal against Tuesday's... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Meijer recalls salads, sandwiches due to salmonella riskGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - Midwest retailer Meijer Inc. says some salads and sa
Meijer recalls salads, sandwiches due to salmonella risk
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 minutes ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - Midwest retailer Meijer Inc. says some salads and sandwiches that it sells are being recalled due to a potential risk of salmonella contamination. The company says the "Markets of Meijer" products were sold at Meijer... Read more
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Computer Business Review
ARM profits up 5 percent after Softbank acquisitionSoftbank's new acquisition ARM Holdings reported a 5 percent rise in its Q2 pro
ARM profits up 5 percent after Softbank acquisition
Computer Business Review / Posted 4 minutes ago
Softbank's new acquisition ARM Holdings reported a 5 percent rise in its Q2 profit. The UK-based chip maker announced the figure of £130.1 million, up from last year’s £123.9 million figure for the same period. The firm reported revenues of £267.6... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Harter Secrest moves across Fountain PlazaHarter Secrest & Emery has completed the move of its Buffalo office across Foun
Harter Secrest moves across Fountain Plaza
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Harter Secrest & Emery has completed the move of its Buffalo office across Fountain Plaza, giving it more room to accommodate its growth. The Rochester-based firm, which has 26 attorneys plus professional staff in Buffalo, moved from its longtime... Read more
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RTE News
Michel Barnier to negotiate Brexit with BritainEuropean Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker has appointed veteran French polit
Michel Barnier to negotiate Brexit with Britain
RTE News / Posted 5 minutes ago
European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker has appointed veteran French politician and former EU commissioner Michel Barnier to lead the negotiations with Britain on its exit from the bloc. Britain's 23 June vote to quit the 28-nation European... Read more
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Quartz
This could be the last economic growth Britain sees for a whileBrexit: — Quartz BREXIT EFFECT The UK has recorded three-and-a-half years of
This could be the last economic growth Britain sees for a while
Quartz / Posted 5 minutes ago
Brexit: — Quartz BREXIT EFFECT The UK has recorded three-and-a-half years of uninterrupted economic growth, its... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Nintendo Reports Quarterly Loss, Delays Pokemon Go Plus ReleaseInvestors have cheered Nintendo's belated push into mobile gaming, but Pokemon
Nintendo Reports Quarterly Loss, Delays Pokemon Go Plus Release
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 minutes ago
Investors have cheered Nintendo's belated push into mobile gaming, but Pokemon Go was produced by a U.S. company, in which the Japanese gaming giant is a minority investor. Nintendo on Wednesday reported a net loss of 24.5 billion yen ($232 million)... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
NBCUniversal Second-Quarter Earnings Slip Amid Sharply Lower Film ResultsCable giant Comcast in its first quarterly results since unveiling its deal to
NBCUniversal Second-Quarter Earnings Slip Amid Sharply Lower Film Results
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 minutes ago
Cable giant Comcast in its first quarterly results since unveiling its deal to acquire DreamWorks Animation posted higher broadcast, cable networks and theme parks units results. Cable giant Comcast on Wednesday reported its second-quarter... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Great Yarmouth-based Bateman Groundworks shortlisted for top business accolade Norfolk construction company Bateman Groundworks has been shortlisted in the
Great Yarmouth-based Bateman Groundworks shortlisted for top business accolade
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 7 minutes ago
Norfolk construction company Bateman Groundworks has been shortlisted in the 2016 Lloyds Bank National Business Awards. The Great Yarmouth-based company, which provides... Read more
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asianage
Sahara rejects $1.3 billion offer, calls it attempt to lower priceSahara, however, did not disclose any details of other offers it has got for th
Sahara rejects $1.3 billion offer, calls it attempt to lower price
asianage / Posted 8 minutes ago
Sahara, however, did not disclose any details of other offers it has got for the three hotels. London/New Delhi: Sahara group on July 27 rejected a new USD 1.3 billion offer from a group of investors for its three prized overseas hotels, terming it... Read more
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asianage
Government drops plan for Rs 17.500 crore funds for telecom R&D, mfg(Representational Image) The Cabinet on December 10, 2014 approved a proposal
Government drops plan for Rs 17.500 crore funds for telecom R&D, mfg
asianage / Posted 8 minutes ago
(Representational Image) The Cabinet on December 10, 2014 approved a proposal of Department of Electronics and IT to establish an EDF. New Delhi: Government has dropped a proposal to create three funds worth Rs 17,500 crore for promoting production... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hawassa Industrial Park - a Journey Towards IndustrializationThe Hawassa Industrial Park is expected to employ 60,000 people at full capacit
Hawassa Industrial Park - a Journey Towards Industrialization
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Hawassa Industrial Park is expected to employ 60,000 people at full capacity and be able to generate export revenue amounting to 1 billion U.S. dollars Recently, Ethiopia inaugurated the largest industrial park in Africa. The Hawassa Industrial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reasons Behind Poor Access to Funds By SMEsBy Victoria Onehi, Chris Agabi, Simon Echewofun Sunday & Francis Arinze Iloani
Reasons Behind Poor Access to Funds By SMEs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
By Victoria Onehi, Chris Agabi, Simon Echewofun Sunday & Francis Arinze Iloani Garba Ibrahim, is a professional cameraman. With a camera he has been plying his trade. But then his dream is to own a studio where he can do all his audio-visual... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Faith Muthambi Holds Imbizo in Mphambo Village, 29 JulMinister of Communications Ms Faith Muthambi will hold an Imbizo at the village
Minister Faith Muthambi Holds Imbizo in Mphambo Village, 29 Jul
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
Minister of Communications Ms Faith Muthambi will hold an Imbizo at the village of Mphambo in Limpopo on the 29th of July 2016. The purpose of this Imbizo is to share information about government programmes and encourage community members living in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Agricultural Investment for Economic GrowthA week ago, the Ministry of Farming and Natural Resources together with its dev
Agricultural Investment for Economic Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
A week ago, the Ministry of Farming and Natural Resources together with its development partners, the European Union and German Cooperation, launched a 3.8 million euro agro-investment project that would be implemented in three years to support... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
China Authorities Defends Quality and Nature of Its InvestmentsBeijing — Chinese authorities have come out in defence of the quality and natur
China Authorities Defends Quality and Nature of Its Investments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
Beijing — Chinese authorities have come out in defence of the quality and nature of investments in Africa, arguing that there have never been any ill motives or attempts for opaqueness. The position of China was declared during a visit to... Read more
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The Forward
L Train Subway Shutdown Threatens Livelihood of Brooklyn Satmar HasidimBrooklyn’s trendiest neighborhoods are bracing for a city-planned transit meltd
L Train Subway Shutdown Threatens Livelihood of Brooklyn Satmar Hasidim
The Forward / Posted 9 minutes ago
Brooklyn’s trendiest neighborhoods are bracing for a city-planned transit meltdown in 2019, and that has some members of the Satmar Hasidic commmunity in Williamsburg worrying about their economic futures. The L train, which cuts across Brooklyn... Read more
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Variety
Without ‘Jurassic World’ or ‘Furious 7,’ Comcast Sees Q2 Profit Slip 5%Cable-and-entertainment giant had to fight with dinosaurs and skilled fighters
Without ‘Jurassic World’ or ‘Furious 7,’ Comcast Sees Q2 Profit Slip 5%
Variety / Posted 9 minutes ago
Cable-and-entertainment giant had to fight with dinosaurs and skilled fighters in its second quarter, and came up a little short: the Philadelphia company’s profit slipped in the period, when it had to contend with comparisons to a year-earlier... Read more
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International Business Times
UK retailers suffer biggest sales decline in four years after Brexit vote British retailers recorded the steepest decline in sales in four years after Br
UK retailers suffer biggest sales decline in four years after Brexit vote
International Business Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
British retailers recorded the steepest decline in sales in four years after Britain voted in favour of leaving the European Union last month, a survey released on Wednesday (27 July) showed. The Confederation for British Industry (CBI) said its... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Nintendo delays release of Pokemon Go PlusNintendo’s bad week just got worse. The Japanese video game developer said Wed
Nintendo delays release of Pokemon Go Plus
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 10 minutes ago
Nintendo’s bad week just got worse. The Japanese video game developer said Wednesday it’s delaying the release of Pokemon Go Plus, an accessory for the wildly popular smartphone game. It also posted a net loss of $233 million for the latest... Read more
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CNBC
Stocks hold up as big names keep guidance intactOne thing to be wary of: "air pockets" on summer days. We saw it this morning.
Stocks hold up as big names keep guidance intact
CNBC / Posted 11 minutes ago
One thing to be wary of: "air pockets" on summer days. We saw it this morning. Just before 11 a.m. ET, the S&P 500 dropped 6 points in about a minute. Predictably, I got the usual "What happened?" messages. The answer is not much. There appears to... Read more
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Reuters
Comcast profit drops on film sales, beats Wall Street estimatesThe NBC and Comcast logo are displayed on top of 30 Rockefeller Plaza, formerly
Comcast profit drops on film sales, beats Wall Street estimates
Reuters / Posted 11 minutes ago
The NBC and Comcast logo are displayed on top of 30 Rockefeller Plaza, formerly known as the GE building, in midtown Manhattan in New York July 1, 2015. NEW YORK Comcast Corp reported a 5 percent drop in quarterly profit on Wednesday, hurt by lower... Read more
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CNBC
Hardwood flooring maker Lumber Liquidators sales fallLumber Liquidators' quarterly sales fell for the fifth straight quarter as the
Hardwood flooring maker Lumber Liquidators sales fall
CNBC / Posted 11 minutes ago
Lumber Liquidators' quarterly sales fell for the fifth straight quarter as the company struggles to convince customers its hardwood flooring is safe amid fears that some of its products could cause cancer. The company's shares fell nearly 6 percent... Read more
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