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iol.co.za
Mood ‘constructive’ as Zuma meets CEOsCape Town - South African President Jacob Zuma sought to repair relations with
Mood ‘constructive’ as Zuma meets CEOs
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
Cape Town - South African President Jacob Zuma sought to repair relations with business leaders, pledging to work more closely with companies that he described as the “backbone” of the economy. Zuma spoke to more than 140 business leaders and... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Non-profit suffering from oil downturnThe Permian Basin Mission Center has been helping those in need for 16 years, b
Non-profit suffering from oil downturn
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 minutes ago
The Permian Basin Mission Center has been helping those in need for 16 years, but with the current state of the economy, they are the ones looking for the help. "Because of the drop of oil prices, the need for our clients has gone up and the funding... Read more
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Velo News
Specialized cuts three percent of global workforce Specialized Bicycle Components announced on Tuesday that it will lay off thre
Specialized cuts three percent of global workforce
Velo News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Specialized Bicycle Components announced on Tuesday that it will lay off three percent of its global workforce, citing a need for a “smaller, more focused team.” The company did not release the... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
New funding platform seeks to eliminate biasPALO ALTO -- Clarence Wooten, founder of VentureFund.io, wants to change the wa
New funding platform seeks to eliminate bias
Inside Bay Area / Posted 5 minutes ago
PALO ALTO -- Clarence Wooten, founder of VentureFund.io, wants to change the way entrepreneurs get funded. In his ideal world, there would be no need to go door to door on Sand Hill Road with a rehearsed pitch and listen to rejection after... Read more
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Herald Sun
Treasury concerned over high debt levelsThe head of Treasury has warned that high levels of debt leaves the global econ
Treasury concerned over high debt levels
Herald Sun / Posted 6 minutes ago
The head of Treasury has warned that high levels of debt leaves the global economy vulnerable. Treasury secretary John Fraser has issued a blunt warning that high levels of government and household debt... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Central Bank Presents State of Gambia's EconomyThe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) met on February 3, 2016 under the Chairmans
Central Bank Presents State of Gambia's Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) met on February 3, 2016 under the Chairmanship of the Governor, Central Bank of The Gambia, Mr Amadou Colley, to assess current and evolving macroeconomic and financial developments in the global and domestic... Read more
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Herald Sun
Morrison introduces 'Netflix tax' lawsTreasurer Scott Morrison has introduced legislation for the so-called 'Netflix
Morrison introduces 'Netflix tax' laws
Herald Sun / Posted 6 minutes ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison has introduced legislation for the so-called 'Netflix tax' to parliament. Digital products such as books, movies and games purchased by Australians from overseas could soon attract the... Read more
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Weekly Times
Morrison introduces 'Netflix tax' lawsTreasurer Scott Morrison has introduced legislation for the so-called 'Netflix
Morrison introduces 'Netflix tax' laws
Weekly Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison has introduced legislation for the so-called 'Netflix tax' to parliament. Digital products such as books, movies and games purchased by Australians from overseas could soon attract the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
LIC posts half year resultLivestock Improvement Corporation (NZX: LIC) has announced its half-year result
LIC posts half year result
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 minutes ago
Livestock Improvement Corporation (NZX: LIC) has announced its half-year result for the six months ended 30 November 2015.LIC total revenue for the six month period was $145 million, 9 per cent down on the same period last year. Net profit after tax... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Northpower Limited Media StatementWednesday, 10 February 2016, 3:08 pmPress Release: NorthpowerNorthpower’s 56,50
Northpower Limited Media Statement
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 minutes ago
Wednesday, 10 February 2016, 3:08 pmPress Release: NorthpowerNorthpower’s 56,500 electricity consumers in Kaipara and Whangarei have today received a $5.48m (GST inclusive) line... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Man working ‘too many hours’ gets mortgage declinedWednesday, 10 February 2016, 3:02 pmPress Release: LoanPlan Mortgages and Finan
Man working ‘too many hours’ gets mortgage declined
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 minutes ago
Wednesday, 10 February 2016, 3:02 pmPress Release: LoanPlan Mortgages and Finance 10 February 2016A recent example where the bank declined a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Morrison introduces 'Netflix tax' lawsTreasurer Scott Morrison has introduced legislation for the so-called 'Netflix
Morrison introduces 'Netflix tax' laws
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 minutes ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison has introduced legislation for the so-called 'Netflix tax' to parliament. Digital products such as books, movies and games purchased by Australians from overseas could soon attract the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Markets unfazed by yet another estimate of major over supply in grain marketsUS officials hike estimates of global grain stocks but markets, traders' respon
Markets unfazed by yet another estimate of major over supply in grain markets
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 minutes ago
US officials hike estimates of global grain stocks but markets, traders' response muted Photo: United States officials have raised their target for wheat stocks in a further sign the close of the 2015/16 season will set a new record. (Clint... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Dairy Australia lowers milk production forecast Dairy Australia says it is expecting an overall drop in milk volume productio
Dairy Australia lowers milk production forecast
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 minutes ago
Dairy Australia says it is expecting an overall drop in milk volume production for the 2015-16 season of between 1 and 2 per cent. The group said in its February Situation Outlook that a lack of... Read more
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FOX News
Sears looks to sell more assets, accelerate store closures after weak fourth quarterSears Holdings Corp. said Tuesday that it would sell more assets, accelerate st
Sears looks to sell more assets, accelerate store closures after weak fourth quarter
FOX News / Posted 9 minutes ago
Sears Holdings Corp. said Tuesday that it would sell more assets, accelerate store closures and find other ways to cut costs after revenue fell short of expectations and cash flow turned negative in the important holiday quarter. Shares in the... Read more
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University of Queensland
Native grass could be key to super-thin condomsFibres from the Australian native spinifex grass are being used to improve late
Native grass could be key to super-thin condoms
University of Queensland / Posted 9 minutes ago
Fibres from the Australian native spinifex grass are being used to improve latex that could be used to make condoms as thin as a human hair without any loss in strength. Working in partnership with Aboriginal traditional owners of the Camooweal... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australian shares shed another $25 billionASX: Australian shares fall another $25 billion with banks leading the way The
Australian shares shed another $25 billion
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 minutes ago
ASX: Australian shares fall another $25 billion with banks leading the way The Australian share market has lost another $25 billion in value, backing up a $42 billion slump yesterday, on a continued bank sell-off. The benchmark ASX 200 index was... Read more
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dna
Mallya 'default' makes Diageo lose $135 millionDespite Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan's veiled reference to Vij
Mallya 'default' makes Diageo lose $135 million
dna / Posted 10 minutes ago
Despite Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan's veiled reference to Vijay Mallya for 'flaunting your birthday bashes despite owing the system lot of money', the message seems to have been lost on the businessman. Diageo, the spirits firm... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Calexico's West Border Crossing Will Get Additional UpgradeThe federal government approved $248 million for a “Phase Two” expansion of Cal
Calexico's West Border Crossing Will Get Additional Upgrade
KPBS San Diego / Posted 11 minutes ago
The federal government approved $248 million for a “Phase Two” expansion of Calexico’s West Port of Entry, the Imperial County Board of Supervisors said Tuesday. Last year, Congress approved nearly $100 million to expand the border crossing with 10... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Minot Flood Project Gets Corps of Engineers DesignationEfforts to secure federal funding for the one billion dollar flood protection p
Minot Flood Project Gets Corps of Engineers Designation
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 11 minutes ago
Efforts to secure federal funding for the one billion dollar flood protection project along the Mouse River got a boost today. Senator John Hoeven reports the Army Corps of Engineers has selected Minot and the river basin for one of its new... Read more
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Brisbane Times
AGL improves green credentials with renewables fundChief executive Andy Vesey said the strong performance of AGL's core business "
AGL improves green credentials with renewables fund
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
Chief executive Andy Vesey said the strong performance of AGL's core business "highlights that we are well positioned to capitalise on the evolution occurring in the energy sector". _CP85361.jpg Photo: Chris Pearce Electricity major AGL Energy has... Read more
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Brisbane Times
ESPN casts shadow over Star Wars success at DisneyCollege football was a drag on Disney's ESPN sport network. Photo: Rod Aydelott
ESPN casts shadow over Star Wars success at Disney
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
College football was a drag on Disney's ESPN sport network. Photo: Rod Aydelotte Walt Disney Co's ESPN sports network posted a decline in quarterly profit, overshadowing the blockbuster success of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which lifted the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
What crisis? Commonwealth Bank's profit makes bank share selloff look stupidShares in the big four local banks fell by between 4 per cent to 5.2 per cent o
What crisis? Commonwealth Bank's profit makes bank share selloff look stupid
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
Shares in the big four local banks fell by between 4 per cent to 5.2 per cent on Tuesday as part of a global panic about banks and their exposure to losses related to the commodity price slump, China's slowdown and the resulting big global market... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Some state house tenants to be movedAt least 2% of Housing New Zealand tenants are not eligible to live in a state
Some state house tenants to be moved
Otago Daily Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
At least 2% of Housing New Zealand tenants are not eligible to live in a state house and will be moved into the private market. The Ministry of Social Development said it had reviewed 3695 tenancies since mid-2014, and 87 people had not met the... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Weak Aussie dollar and strong UK and Europe performance helps Enero grow profits Marketing services holding group Enero’s overseas operations have driven an 8
Weak Aussie dollar and strong UK and Europe performance helps Enero grow profits
MumBRELLA / Posted 13 minutes ago
Marketing services holding group Enero’s overseas operations have driven an 857% profit spike for the business, as Australasian revenue continued to slip in the first... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
New funding platform seeks to eliminate biasPALO ALTO -- Clarence Wooten, founder of VentureFund.io, wants to change the wa
New funding platform seeks to eliminate bias
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 14 minutes ago
PALO ALTO -- Clarence Wooten, founder of VentureFund.io, wants to change the way entrepreneurs get funded. In his ideal world, there would be no need to go door to door on Sand Hill Road with a rehearsed pitch and listen to rejection after... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Ikea recalls ceiling lamps for risk of falling glass shadesHELSINKI - Swedish furniture retailer Ikea is recalling two types of ceiling la
Ikea recalls ceiling lamps for risk of falling glass shades
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
HELSINKI - Swedish furniture retailer Ikea is recalling two types of ceiling lamps because of a risk that the glass shades might fall and injure people. The company says that after receiving complaints from customers that the shades of some "Lock"... Read more
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TribLIVE
Postal Service delivers profit over holidays | TribLIVE Neighborhoods WASHINGTON — A strong holiday shipping season and
Postal Service delivers profit over holidays
TribLIVE / Posted 15 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods WASHINGTON — A strong holiday shipping season and a couple of favorable economic situations temporarily turned around the financial... Read more
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The Washington Times
R. EMMETT TYRRELL: Republicans offer fast economic growth, not slow or negativeWell, well, the stock market has, of a sudden, caught up with the Obama economy
R. EMMETT TYRRELL: Republicans offer fast economic growth, not slow or negative
The Washington Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
Well, well, the stock market has, of a sudden, caught up with the Obama economy. The spectacle is not pretty. In January the market dropped like a stone. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 8.1 percent. On Friday the Nasdaq shed 3.25 percent points... Read more
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The Washington Times
J.T. YOUNG: Obama’s economy mired in mediocrityFor seven years, President Obama’s economic recovery has been all “faux” and no
J.T. YOUNG: Obama’s economy mired in mediocrity
The Washington Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
For seven years, President Obama’s economic recovery has been all “faux” and no “go.” The one thing America elected him to do in 2008 — restore the economy — still remains effectively undone as growth continues to be lackluster. It has become clear... Read more
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