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Rappler
LIVE UPDATES: Philippines vs Lithuania – Jones Cup 2017MANILA, Philippines - Gilas Pilipinas registered a huge bounce-back victory aga
Rappler / Posted 3 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - Gilas Pilipinas registered a huge bounce-back victory against a resilient Iraq squad, and it looks to lock in a 5th win in the 2017 William Jones Cup when it takes on Lithuania on Friday, July 21 in Taipei, Taiwan. The... Read more
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Scotsman
EasyJet upgrades profit forecast after strong EasterBudget airline EasyJet has upgraded its annual profit forecast after a strong E
Scotsman / Posted 3 minutes ago
Budget airline EasyJet has upgraded its annual profit forecast after a strong Easter helped boost third-quarter revenues. The carrier reported a 16 per cent rise in sales to £1.39 billion for the three months to the end of June, with passenger... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Truck show highlights Hyundai trucksHyundai Asia Resources Inc. (HARI), the Philippines’ official distributor of Hy
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
Hyundai Asia Resources Inc. (HARI), the Philippines’ official distributor of Hyundai passenger and commercial vehicles, will be showcasing the H350 luxury van along with the best-selling Hyundai Trucks and Buses line-up at the Philippines Bus & Truck... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Trade show highlights domestic transport and logisticsThe Philippines may be dubbed as the rising tiger of Asia but in the logistics
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Philippines may be dubbed as the rising tiger of Asia but in the logistics sector, it is still far from reaching its full potential. According to the 2016 World Bank’s Logistics Performance Index (LPI), the country ranks 71 among 160 countries... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Mitsubishi partners with GMA Kapuso FoundationOn its commitment to contribute to the enrichment of the society and as a respo
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
On its commitment to contribute to the enrichment of the society and as a responsible corporate citizen, Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corp. (MMPC) partnered with GMA Kapuso Foundation (GMAKF) on a project in Barangay Iraya in Buhi Camarines Sur.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Wipro beats the Street in Q1 profit, announces Rs 11,000-cr buybackWipro, India’s third-largest IT services firm, posted a 1.2 per cent rise in fi
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
Wipro, India’s third-largest IT services firm, posted a 1.2 per cent rise in first-quarter consolidated profit at Rs 2,076.7 crore helped by higher revenue from banking, financial services and insurance segment. The IT major reported a slight... Read more
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CTV News
Global shares gain as European Central Bank meeting in focusSEOUL, Korea, Republic Of -- Global stock markets were higher Thursday, buoyed
CTV News / Posted 6 minutes ago
SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of -- Global stock markets were higher Thursday, buoyed by strong U.S. corporate earnings and upbeat data from Asia. Investors were looking ahead to a European Central Bank policy decision later in the day. Thursday for clues... Read more
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Reality TV World
Paige Davis returning for 'Trading Spaces' re-bootPaige Davis is to host the re-booted version of the TLC home-improvement series
Reality TV World / Posted 6 minutes ago
Paige Davis is to host the re-booted version of the TLC home-improvement series, Trading Spaces. ADVERTISEMENT "She's thrilled to jump back into Trading Spaces and bring some exciting room renovations to a neighborhood near you! " the network said... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Pier repairs on hold while FWB seeks funding"I'd rather have an eye poked out than go to Destin. They can get anything fixe
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 minutes ago
"I'd rather have an eye poked out than go to Destin. They can get anything fixed and we sit here without a pier." .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe,... Read more
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Hartford Courant
People's United To Acquire Major Equipment Financing LenderBridgeport-based People's United Bank has taken another step in diversifying it
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 minutes ago
Bridgeport-based People's United Bank has taken another step in diversifying its lending business, announcing the acquisition of one of the largest commercial equipment financing companies in the country. People's United said late Wednesday it will... Read more
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Daily Herald
ECB seen in no rush to taper stimulus programFRANKFURT, Germany -- The Latest on the European Central Bank's monetary policy
Daily Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
FRANKFURT, Germany -- The Latest on the European Central Bank's monetary policy meeting (all times local): One analyst says the European Central Bank seems in no rush to start decreasing its extraordinary bond-buying stimulus program. Carsten... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Global shares track US higher ahead of Draghi commentsLONDON (AP) — Global stock markets tracked Wall Street higher ahead of comments
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) — Global stock markets tracked Wall Street higher ahead of comments from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi which will be dissected by traders in terms of what they mean for the future of the bank's monetary stimulus. KEEPING... Read more
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New Kerala
Brits more loyal to their hairdressers than their partners - newkerala news #255744London [UK], Jul 20 : Brits show the most loyalty to their hairdressers, a rece
New Kerala / Posted 9 minutes ago
London [UK], Jul 20 : Brits show the most loyalty to their hairdressers, a recent report has found. According to insurance provider Direct Line for Business data, across the UK, 69percent of adults are in a relationship with someone, while 74... Read more
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Income Investors
Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE:BPL): Earn a 7.7% Yield from This Energy Toll Road Operator iStock.com/kvsan Making Money No Matter Where the Stock Market Goes Next It’
Income Investors / Posted 11 minutes ago
iStock.com/kvsan Making Money No Matter Where the Stock Market Goes Next It’s been more than eight years since the stock market started to recover from the... Read more
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PaperAge.com
Cascades Inaugurates New Tissue Converting Facility in OregonCascades' new facility will have a production capacity of nearly six million ca
PaperAge.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
Cascades' new facility will have a production capacity of nearly six million cases per year of virgin and recycled bathroom tissue products and paper hand towels. July 20, 2017 - Cascades Inc. on July 18 officially inaugurated its new... Read more
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PaperAge.com
S�dra Reports Strong Second Quarter 2017 Results"Higher prices for both market pulp and sawn timber contributed to a strong qua
PaperAge.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
"Higher prices for both market pulp and sawn timber contributed to a strong quarter for S�dra." – Lars Idermark, President and CEO, S�dra. July 20, 2017 (Press Release) � S�dra's operating profit totalled SEK 464 million (50) for the second quarter.... Read more
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Newsmax
Computer Outage Paralyses Bank of America for HoursBank of America customers reportedly were locked out of their accounts in a sys
Newsmax / Posted 13 minutes ago
Bank of America customers reportedly were locked out of their accounts in a system outage that lasted several hours. The problem, which generated complaints from customers across the U.S., prevented people from accessing accounts on smartphones and... Read more
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Newsmax
Goldman's Rotten Trading Quarter Is a Familiar Smell on Wall StreetBig Wall Street banks have spent billions of dollars and untold man-hours in re
Newsmax / Posted 13 minutes ago
Big Wall Street banks have spent billions of dollars and untold man-hours in recent years transforming their trading desks from hedge-fund like operations trading on their own account into market-making businesses offering a price based on what... Read more
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Newsmax
Bill Gross Warns of Recession Risk if Highly Levered Economies Hike RatesHighly levered domestic and global economies including the United States, which
Newsmax / Posted 13 minutes ago
Highly levered domestic and global economies including the United States, which have "feasted" on easy monetary policies in recent years, cannot withstand a normalizing of short-term interest rates without running the risk of a recession, influential... Read more
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Newsmax
US Bank Card Companies to Seek Licenses to Operate in China in MonthsU.S.-based payment card companies, including American Express, MasterCard and V
Newsmax / Posted 13 minutes ago
U.S.-based payment card companies, including American Express, MasterCard and Visa, are preparing to submit license requests to operate in China within months, according to three people with direct knowledge of the matter. The long wait for the U.S.... Read more
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Newsmax
UK to Decide on Murdoch's Sky Takeover Bid in WeeksBritain will within "weeks" decide whether to formally investigate the proposed
Newsmax / Posted 13 minutes ago
Britain will within "weeks" decide whether to formally investigate the proposed takeover of pan-European satellite TV giant Sky by Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox entertainment group, the government said Thursday. Karen Bradley, the Conservative... Read more
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iol.co.za
Vodacom shareholders in favour of Safaricom acquisitionSafricom is Kenya’s leading integrated communications company, serving over 28
iol.co.za / Posted 14 minutes ago
Safricom is Kenya’s leading integrated communications company, serving over 28 million customers with over 100 different product offerings under its portfolio. As the biggest communication company in East and Central Africa, Safaricom pioneered... Read more
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iol.co.za
DA to lay criminal charges against Eskom CFO"The DA will lay charges against Singh for possible breaches of Section 50 (1)
iol.co.za / Posted 14 minutes ago
"The DA will lay charges against Singh for possible breaches of Section 50 (1) of the Public Finance Management Act (PMFA), which states that an accounting officer at a public entity must “ensure reasonable protection of the assets and records of the... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Hackers plan destruction of service big enough to kill the internetThe Cisco report also includes a major increase in the volume of phishing attac
Computer Business Review / Posted 14 minutes ago
The Cisco report also includes a major increase in the volume of phishing attacks. Experts believe hackers are constructing an IoT botnet platform to launch cyber-attacks that could cause the destruction of a targeted organisation, and even... Read more
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Raw Story
Here’s how ass-backward Jeff Sessions is on civil asset forfeiture Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! On Monday, Attorney General Jeff Sessi
Raw Story / Posted 16 minutes ago
Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! On Monday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions declared that he would be increasing the controversial practice of civil asset forfeiture. “We hope... Read more
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asianage
Marriage funding by taking a loanMarriage in India is the largest family function of one’s life. Indian marriage
asianage / Posted 17 minutes ago
Marriage in India is the largest family function of one’s life. Indian marriages are world famous for the extravaganza, the style, and pomp. All this becomes possible because our parents save for the occasion most of their lives. And after all, it’s... Read more
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asianage
RBL Bank Q1 Net up 45 pc to Rs 141 cr on interest incomeNew Delhi:RBL Bank today reported a jump of 44.9 per cent in net profit at Rs 1
asianage / Posted 17 minutes ago
New Delhi:RBL Bank today reported a jump of 44.9 per cent in net profit at Rs 141.02 crore for the first quarter ended June on healthy growth in core income. The private bank had registered a net profit of Rs 97.34 crore during the April-June quarter... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Holyrood Message by Neil Bibby MSPHEALTH board chiefs have taken the unusual step of publicly ruling out the clos
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 18 minutes ago
HEALTH board chiefs have taken the unusual step of publicly ruling out the closure of Inverclyde Royal Hospital amid mounting concerns about a staffing crisis and budget black-holes in the NHS. Yet no such assurances were given about vital local... Read more
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DW
Tanzanians are finally paying taxes for the good of the country |Tanzania's Finance Minister, Philip Mpango, admits that he is committed to his
DW / Posted 18 minutes ago
Tanzania's Finance Minister, Philip Mpango, admits that he is committed to his job but hates one aspect – negotiating with donors for development aid. "There can be nothing more humiliating for a government representative to go cap in hand begging... Read more
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DW
Chinese prefer odor-free new cars |Sexist Audi commercial sparks backlash in China 19.07.2017 German carmaker Aud
DW / Posted 18 minutes ago
Sexist Audi commercial sparks backlash in China 19.07.2017 German carmaker Audi has drawn stern rebuke in Chinese social media for a new commercial that compares women to second-hand cars. The issue has the potential to hurt Audi's sales in one of... Read more
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