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DW
Tokyo stocks worsen equity market carnage | Business |With a big proportion of Asia's stock market activity closed for the Chinese Ne
Tokyo stocks worsen equity market carnage | Business |
DW / Posted a minute ago
With a big proportion of Asia's stock market activity closed for the Chinese New Year holiday, trading remained fairly thin in the region. But in Japan, traders on Tuesday took their lead from New York and Europe where banking shares were hit hard a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fund to Help Kenyan Taxi Operators Start Online Operations EstablishedA Kenyan taxi company has established a fund for its 2,000 taxi owners to moder
Fund to Help Kenyan Taxi Operators Start Online Operations Established
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
A Kenyan taxi company has established a fund for its 2,000 taxi owners to modernise operations to include online booking and payments. Easy Taxis Chief Executive Paul Ndichu said all their members must set up new online portals to boost clients'... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Dial for plumbers and carpenters at homeBhopal : Dial 0755-2701555 to avail service of plumbers, carpenters and electri
Dial for plumbers and carpenters at home
Central Chronicle / Posted a minute ago
Bhopal : Dial 0755-2701555 to avail service of plumbers, carpenters and electricians at your homes. This facility has been launched by Municipal Corporation. Higher and Technical Education Minister Umashankar Gupta inaugurated plumbers, carpenters... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lagat Unveils Sh200 Million Roadworks MachinesNandi Governor Cleophas Lagat on Monday unveiled road construction machinery wo
Lagat Unveils Sh200 Million Roadworks Machines
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Nandi Governor Cleophas Lagat on Monday unveiled road construction machinery worth Sh200 million as the county moves towards self-reliance to end its perennial wars with contractors. Last month, contractors hired to rehabilitate the county's roads... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
RVR Raids Its Supplier for New BossThe Rift Valley Railways has appointed a new chief executive officer to drive i
RVR Raids Its Supplier for New Boss
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Rift Valley Railways has appointed a new chief executive officer to drive its rail transport investment plan in East Africa. The Kenya-Uganda railway concessionaire tapped principal machine supplier General Electric's general manager in charge... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EFDs Set to Block Tax EvadersArusha — Arusha City Council is planning to use electronic fiscal devices (EFDs
EFDs Set to Block Tax Evaders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Arusha — Arusha City Council is planning to use electronic fiscal devices (EFDs) for collecting revenue in a bid to double its receipts from Sh13 billion to Sh24 a year, city mayor Calist Lazaro has said. Mr Lazaro said the move is aimed at reducing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Firm Loads More Geothermal Power Onto GridIndependent power producer Ormat Technologies has added 29 megawatts of geother
Firm Loads More Geothermal Power Onto Grid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Independent power producer Ormat Technologies has added 29 megawatts of geothermal power at its Olkaria electricity station, raising hope for cheaper power. The New York Stock Exchange-listed company operates the Olkaria III station located within... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uchumi Yet to Pay Suppliers Sh5 BillionDar es Salaam — Three months since Uchumi Supermarket closed its operations in
Uchumi Yet to Pay Suppliers Sh5 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Dar es Salaam — Three months since Uchumi Supermarket closed its operations in Tanzania and Uganda, the Kenyan retailer is yet to pay its Tanzanian suppliers, leaving them uncertain over the fate of their monies. Uchumi Supermarket announced in... Read more
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Herald Sun
Ramelius forecasts $28.7m profit Ramelius Resources expects a half year profit of $28.7 million to December 31
Ramelius forecasts $28.7m profit
Herald Sun / Posted 2 minutes ago
Ramelius Resources expects a half year profit of $28.7 million to December 31, 2015. Gross margin is expected to reflect a surplus of $25.5 million, an improvement of 231% from the $7.7 million surplus last... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inner Cabinet Meeting Focuses On Investment Code's Enforcement TextsTunis — An inner cabinet meeting focused on Monday afternoon on the enforcement
Inner Cabinet Meeting Focuses On Investment Code's Enforcement Texts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Tunis — An inner cabinet meeting focused on Monday afternoon on the enforcement texts of the Investment Code. The meeting,chaired by Prime Minister Habib Essid, started looking at texts related to the financial and text incentives (granting criteria... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Short-Term Economic Programs Will Be Applied to Serve CitizensPrime Minister Sherif Ismail met on Sunday 7/2/2016 with a delegation from the
Short-Term Economic Programs Will Be Applied to Serve Citizens
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Prime Minister Sherif Ismail met on Sunday 7/2/2016 with a delegation from the African Development Bank (ADB). Ismail said that short-term economic programs will be applied to the benefit of the Egyptians citizens. The delegation congratulated him... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Asia stocks extend global sell-off, Japan down 5.4 percentAsian markets tumbled Tuesday, led by a 5.4 percent slide in Tokyo, as renewed
Asia stocks extend global sell-off, Japan down 5.4 percent
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 3 minutes ago
Asian markets tumbled Tuesday, led by a 5.4 percent slide in Tokyo, as renewed jitters about the global economy set off a wave of selling in banking stocks. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 dived 5.4 percent to close at 16,085.44 and Australia's... Read more
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CNBC
Goldman: Oil will recover faster than metalsMetals prices may have outperformed oil over the past 20 months, but that's unl
Goldman: Oil will recover faster than metals
CNBC / Posted 4 minutes ago
Metals prices may have outperformed oil over the past 20 months, but that's unlikely to continue, with metals set to keep dropping while crude recovers, Goldman Sachs said. "On the supply side, metals tend to have higher costs of closure, slower... Read more
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The Local
Boss of Sweden's biggest bank gets firedMichael Wolf who is leaving Swedbank. Anders Ahlgren/SvD/TT TT/The Local · 9
Boss of Sweden's biggest bank gets fired
The Local / Posted 6 minutes ago
Michael Wolf who is leaving Swedbank. Anders Ahlgren/SvD/TT TT/The Local · 9 Feb 2016, 08:12 Published: 09 Feb 2016 07:37 GMT+01:00 Updated: 09 Feb 2016 08:12 GMT+01:00 Michael Wolf, the President and CEO... Read more
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The Local
Swedbank to pull out of Russia and Ukraine Published: 02 Apr 2013 08:40 GMT+02:00 "Looking back, this clearly hasn't be
Swedbank to pull out of Russia and Ukraine
The Local / Posted 6 minutes ago
Published: 02 Apr 2013 08:40 GMT+02:00 "Looking back, this clearly hasn't been a good investment for Swedbank's shareholders," Swedbank's head of investor relations Johannes Rudbeck told the TT news agency... Read more
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The Local
Millions affected by Swedbank web shutdownSwedbank is one of Sweden's largest banks. Photo: TT The Local · 16 Mar 2015
Millions affected by Swedbank web shutdown
The Local / Posted 6 minutes ago
Swedbank is one of Sweden's largest banks. Photo: TT The Local · 16 Mar 2015, 10:33 Published: 16 Mar 2015 10:33 GMT+01:00 Swedbank's website experienced major problems on Monday morning, with customers... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Asia stocks extend global sell-off, Japan down 5.4 percentAsian markets tumbled Tuesday, led by a 5.4 percent slide in Tokyo, as renewed
Asia stocks extend global sell-off, Japan down 5.4 percent
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 6 minutes ago
Asian markets tumbled Tuesday, led by a 5.4 percent slide in Tokyo, as renewed jitters about the global economy set off a wave of selling in banking stocks. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 dived 5.4 percent to close at 16,085.44 and Australia's... Read more
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dna
Bad debts: SBI tops chart in NPA write off, PNB, IOB followNearly 27 Public Sector Banks wrote off a whopping Rs 1.14 lakh crore of bad lo
Bad debts: SBI tops chart in NPA write off, PNB, IOB follow
dna / Posted 6 minutes ago
Nearly 27 Public Sector Banks wrote off a whopping Rs 1.14 lakh crore of bad loans during FY12-15, with the last fiscal alone witnessing a steep 53% rise in write-offs as part of the balance sheet clean-up, data from the Reserve Bank of India has... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Oldies getting down with ITIF YOU thought oldies shunned Facebook and the internet in general, think again
Oldies getting down with IT
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 8 minutes ago
IF YOU thought oldies shunned Facebook and the internet in general, think again – because 95% of Australian seniors get online every day. Well, YOLO, so why not? And while those over 50 spent an average 23.9 hours online, seniors aged 75+ are still... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Reading house prices rise to 8.5 times more than average wageLast year the median house price in Reading rose to £250,000, which was 8.5 tim
Reading house prices rise to 8.5 times more than average wage
Reading Evening Post / Posted 9 minutes ago
Last year the median house price in Reading rose to £250,000, which was 8.5 times more than the average full-time wage of £29,351, according to the figures which were published by the Land Registry and the Office for National Statistics. Only two... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Asia stocks extend global sell-off, Japan down 5.4 percentAsian markets tumbled Tuesday, led by a 5.4 percent slide in Tokyo, as renewed
Asia stocks extend global sell-off, Japan down 5.4 percent
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 9 minutes ago
Asian markets tumbled Tuesday, led by a 5.4 percent slide in Tokyo, as renewed jitters about the global economy set off a wave of selling in banking stocks. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 dived 5.4 percent to close at 16,085.44 and Australia's... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Yellen will testify amid predictions of slower rate hikesWASHINGTON — Things looked so clear back in mid-December. The Federal Reserve r
Yellen will testify amid predictions of slower rate hikes
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — Things looked so clear back in mid-December. The Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate from record lows, and it signaled the likelihood of four more hikes in 2016. That was then. Panicky financial markets, global weakness... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Exploitation in electronics: Too many companies failing to come cleanFifty-six major electronics companies have been graded A to F based on their su
Exploitation in electronics: Too many companies failing to come clean
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 minutes ago
Fifty-six major electronics companies have been graded A to F 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... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Cognizant earnings and revenue rise, but forecast is below estimatesTeaneck-based services provider Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. forecast i
Cognizant earnings and revenue rise, but forecast is below estimates
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
Teaneck-based services provider Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. forecast its slowest revenue growth in 14 years for the first quarter, as clients pull back on information technology spending. Shares of the company slid $4.49, or 7.7 percent, to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Chief of Australian online firm Uglii resigns amid allegations of corporate misconductChief executive of Australian Internet firm Uglii resigns as the corporate watc
Chief of Australian online firm Uglii resigns amid allegations of corporate misconduct
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 minutes ago
Chief executive of Australian Internet firm Uglii resigns as the corporate watchdog ramps up its investigation into allegations the firm engaged in serious corporate misconduct. The chief executive of Australian Internet firm Uglii has resigned as... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Japan worried about 2020 problem, or life after the OlympicsTOKYO — Japan is gearing up for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with gusto, investing i
Japan worried about 2020 problem, or life after the Olympics
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 minutes ago
TOKYO — Japan is gearing up for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with gusto, investing in everything from stadiums to electric cars, and expecting an economic bonanza from a construction frenzy and an influx of visitors. On the face of it, hosting the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
For sugar tax supporters, 2016 may be the sweet spot By Martinne Geller LONDON – 2016 could be the year of the sugar tax, as seve
For sugar tax supporters, 2016 may be the sweet spot
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 minutes ago
By Martinne Geller LONDON – 2016 could be the year of the sugar tax, as several large nations consider levies on sweetened food and drinks to battle obesity and fatten government coffers. For... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Palace assures compensation package for employees affected by LBP-DBP merger A comprehensive compensation package will be offered to employees affected by
Palace assures compensation package for employees affected by LBP-DBP merger
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 minutes ago
A comprehensive compensation package will be offered to employees affected by the new merger of the Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) and the Development Bank of the... Read more
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The Age
Exploitation in electronics: Too many companies failing to come cleanMost, if not all, electronics companies in Australia have failed to fully inves
Exploitation in electronics: Too many companies failing to come clean
The Age / Posted 11 minutes ago
Most, if not all, electronics companies in Australia have failed to fully investigate whether raw materials used in their products were obtained using slave labour or some other form of exploitation, a new report shows. A Baptist World Aid (BWA)... Read more
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The Age
Bank shares hammered in $40b ASX wipeoutRegulation of banks will be in the spotlight again in 2016. Photo: Paul Rovere
Bank shares hammered in $40b ASX wipeout
The Age / Posted 11 minutes ago
Regulation of banks will be in the spotlight again in 2016. Photo: Paul Rovere Australian banks led a market rout that wiped more than $40 billion off the stock market amid fears about the financial strength of lenders around the world. After... Read more
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