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North Platte Bulletin
Chamber-DevCo director to step down, will help find successorDan Mauk announced Tuesday that he will step down as chief of the North Platte
Chamber-DevCo director to step down, will help find successor
North Platte Bulletin / Posted moments ago
Dan Mauk announced Tuesday that he will step down as chief of the North Platte Chamber of Commerce and Development Corporation when a successor is hired. Mauk plans to move to eastern Nebraska, probably early next year, to be closer to family... Read more
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The Standard
Customs, port fees to be trimmed to help exportersThe government will lower costs for enterprises by cutting fees at ports, custo
Customs, port fees to be trimmed to help exporters
The Standard / Posted 3 minutes ago
The government will lower costs for enterprises by cutting fees at ports, customs houses and quarantine agencies, and canceling those with no legal basis before the end of this year, the National Development and Reform Commission, the top economic... Read more
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The Standard
European benchmarks rebound, but China stocks remain in the redIn early morning trade, London's benchmark FTSE 100 index of top companies gain
European benchmarks rebound, but China stocks remain in the red
The Standard / Posted 3 minutes ago
In early morning trade, London's benchmark FTSE 100 index of top companies gained by 0.44 percent to 6,084.9 points. In the eurozone, Frankfurt's DAX 30 climbed by 0.78 percent to 10,094 and the Paris CAC 40 added 0.73 percent to 4,574.30... Read more
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The Standard
Australia treasurer puts spin on anemic growth, dollar dropsEconomic growth was a tepid 0.2 percent in April to June, taking the annual rat
Australia treasurer puts spin on anemic growth, dollar drops
The Standard / Posted 3 minutes ago
Economic growth was a tepid 0.2 percent in April to June, taking the annual rate of expansion to 2 percent. The latest figures, which follow 0.9 percent growth in the first quarter, were softer than analysts' expectations of June quarter growth of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Is there no end to Zimbabwe’s decline?Harare - Alfred Moyo sees two possible ways of moving stock from his hardware s
Is there no end to Zimbabwe’s decline?
iol.co.za / Posted 3 minutes ago
Harare - Alfred Moyo sees two possible ways of moving stock from his hardware store in Mabvuku township on the eastern outskirts of Harare, Zimbabwe’s capital: selling it at a loss or giving it away. “There’s simply no money out there,” he said in a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Is Africa’s boom over?REUTERSAn aerial view shows the central business district in Nigeria's commerci
Is Africa’s boom over?
iol.co.za / Posted 3 minutes ago
REUTERSAn aerial view shows the central business district in Nigeria's commercial capital of Lagos. Johannesburg - Disappointing growth in Africa's two biggest economies has highlighted the role of China in the expansion of recent years, now that... Read more
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iol.co.za
European shares recover from rough rideLondon - European stock markets recovered from a rough start to the week on Wed
European shares recover from rough ride
iol.co.za / Posted 3 minutes ago
London - European stock markets recovered from a rough start to the week on Wednesday, rising almost 1 percent as traders pointed to intervention in China that helped calm wobbly markets and hopes for more central bank action. European equities have... Read more
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iol.co.za
Britain's FTSE edges higherLondon - Britain's top-share index edged up on Wednesday, buoyed by well-receiv
Britain's FTSE edges higher
iol.co.za / Posted 3 minutes ago
London - Britain's top-share index edged up on Wednesday, buoyed by well-received results from Ashtead and a rise in pharmaceutical stocks, to recoup a small part of the previous session's fall. The FTSE 100 was up 19.10 points, or 0.3 percent, at... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mapochs closer to being soldJohannesburg - Evraz Highveld Steel and Vanadium’s business rescue practitioner
Mapochs closer to being sold
iol.co.za / Posted 3 minutes ago
Johannesburg - Evraz Highveld Steel and Vanadium’s business rescue practitioners say they have finalised a process that will lead to the sale of its Mapochs mine. In a statement issued to shareholders on Wednesday, the practitioners say the... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Sage appoints Sandra Campopiano as Chief People OfficerSage Group plc, the UK’s largest technology company has announced that Sandra C
Sage appoints Sandra Campopiano as Chief People Officer
Online Recruitment / Posted 4 minutes ago
Sage Group plc, the UK’s largest technology company has announced that Sandra Campopiano will join its Executive Committee as Chief People Officer reporting to Stephen Kelly, CEO. Sandra joins with over 20 years of HR leadership experience in global... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Capita Resourcing appoints new business development directorCapita Resourcing, the recruitment outsourcing and talent consulting provider,
Capita Resourcing appoints new business development director
Online Recruitment / Posted 4 minutes ago
Capita Resourcing, the recruitment outsourcing and talent consulting provider, is today announcing the appointment of Chris Merrick as its new Business Development Director. In this pivotal role, Chris is responsible for expanding the company’s... Read more
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RTE News
European equities rebound slightlyEurope's stock markets rebounded somewhat in early deals this morning, clawing
European equities rebound slightly
RTE News / Posted 4 minutes ago
Europe's stock markets rebounded somewhat in early deals this morning, clawing back some of their China-inspired losses from the previous session. In early morning trade, London's benchmark FTSE 100 index of top companies rose 0.4%, while the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
DePasquale targets budget stalemate costsHARRISBURG — The state’s fiscal watchdog plans to tally up the costs to taxpaye
DePasquale targets budget stalemate costs
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 minutes ago
HARRISBURG — The state’s fiscal watchdog plans to tally up the costs to taxpayers of the state budget stalemate as he conducts audits of school districts this fall. Auditor General Gene DePasquale said Tuesday he instructed auditors to calculate how... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Village Zim-Asset LaunchedMasvingo Provincial Affairs Minister Senator Shuvai Mahofa has urged districts
Village Zim-Asset Launched
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Masvingo Provincial Affairs Minister Senator Shuvai Mahofa has urged districts in the province to implement Zim-Asset programmes at village level to ensure that communities benefit. Sen Mahofa was speaking at the launch of a programme called... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sable to Raise an Output By 50 PercentZimbabwe's sole ammonium nitrate producer, Sable Chemical is targeting to raise
Sable to Raise an Output By 50 Percent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Zimbabwe's sole ammonium nitrate producer, Sable Chemical is targeting to raise annual production by 50 percent next year after securing a $24 million loan from the African Export and Import Bank, an official has said. The company is currently... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inadequate Space Hurts Growth of Nandi CountyShortage of housing units in Kapsabet town due to slow growth in property devel
Inadequate Space Hurts Growth of Nandi County
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Shortage of housing units in Kapsabet town due to slow growth in property development is hurting Nandi county's economic expansion. Deputy Governor Dominic Biwott said the town, which is the county's commercial and administrative centre, is facing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Power Black Outs to WorsenPOWER cuts blighting Zimbabwe will get worse until early next month due to redu
Power Black Outs to Worsen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
POWER cuts blighting Zimbabwe will get worse until early next month due to reduced generation at Kariba and statutory maintenance at Hwange. The two power stations account for most of the country's power supply needs, but even in the absence of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BHC Hands Over 21 HousesMaun — Botswana Housing Corporation (BHC) has handed over 21 SHHA Turnkey proje
BHC Hands Over 21 Houses
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Maun — Botswana Housing Corporation (BHC) has handed over 21 SHHA Turnkey projects to Maun East and West constituencies. Speaking during the handing over, BHC chief executive officer, Mr Reginald Motswaiso said initially, the corporation was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What China Should DoThe Chinese government's heavy-handed efforts to contain recent stock market vo
What China Should Do
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Chinese government's heavy-handed efforts to contain recent stock market volatility - the latest move prohibits short selling and sales by major shareholders - have seriously damaged its credibility. But China's policy failures should come as no... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eyeing On Private SectorEthiopia has opened doors for business than ever, which is very optimistic inci
Eyeing On Private Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Ethiopia has opened doors for business than ever, which is very optimistic incitement for the private sector development in the nation. Country's economic growth could potentially be backed by providing the continental and international market with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government to Focus On Agriculture, Water - MuseveniIbanda — Government will focus on provision of water and agricultural inputs af
Government to Focus On Agriculture, Water - Museveni
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
Ibanda — Government will focus on provision of water and agricultural inputs after improving roads and electricity availability, President Museveni has said. Addressing residents of Ibanda District at Ishongoro Sub-county headquarters after... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Earmarks Shs130 Billion to Fight Rural PovertyMbale — Government has secured $36 million (about Shs132 billion) to fund savin
Government Earmarks Shs130 Billion to Fight Rural Poverty
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
Mbale — Government has secured $36 million (about Shs132 billion) to fund savings and credit cooperative organisations (Saccos) to fight poverty in rural areas. Ms Caroline Akao, the Minister of State for Microfinance, said the money will fund a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Broad Money Supply Accelerates in JuneZIMBABWE'S broad money supply accelerated in June after surging 5,1 percent yea
Broad Money Supply Accelerates in June
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
ZIMBABWE'S broad money supply accelerated in June after surging 5,1 percent year on year, faster than May's 3,75 percent rise, according to the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe. On a month-on-month basis, broad money supply, or M3, rose by 1,25 percent in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Uchumi Job Came At the Right Time for Kipng'etichThe announcement on Tuesday last week that Dr Julius Kipng'etich had agreed to
Why Uchumi Job Came At the Right Time for Kipng'etich
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
The announcement on Tuesday last week that Dr Julius Kipng'etich had agreed to exit from one of Kenya's leading banks to head a struggling retailer surprised many. However, those who have been keenly following his moves and ambition say his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Vows to Strengthen EFCC, ICPCBy Tobi Soniyi and James Emejo Abuja — President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday prom
Buhari Vows to Strengthen EFCC, ICPC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
By Tobi Soniyi and James Emejo Abuja — President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday promised to re-invigorate the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) as well as the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences (ICPC) for greater... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
School Head 'Steals' Sh300,000A Nakuru court yesterday was told the principal of a school stole more than Sh3
School Head 'Steals' Sh300,000
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
A Nakuru court yesterday was told the principal of a school stole more than Sh300,000. Diane Hamrick, an American attorney and the manager of United Mission Schools, said Joseph Wanjala took the money paid by students as school fees. She told the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Anadarko and Partners to Invest 24 Billion DollarsLondon — The companies involved in developing the natural gas field in the Rovu
Anadarko and Partners to Invest 24 Billion Dollars
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
London — The companies involved in developing the natural gas field in the Rovuma Basin Offshore Area 1, off the coast of northern Mozambique, are planning to invest 24 billion US dollars to enable them to extract the gas and convert it into LNG... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Top in Affordable Financial ServicesKenya has been ranked first globally in a survey that examined access to afford
Kenya Top in Affordable Financial Services
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
Kenya has been ranked first globally in a survey that examined access to affordable financial services. The country beat South Africa, Rwanda and Uganda in Africa to rank top for its financial inclusion efforts in the 2015 Brookings Financial and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Barcode System Helps Local Firms to Enhance Competitiveness of ProductsBarcode system, though still a new concept in Tanzania, has proved to be of gre
Barcode System Helps Local Firms to Enhance Competitiveness of Products
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
Barcode system, though still a new concept in Tanzania, has proved to be of great potential in not only addressing the bottlenecks and inefficiencies in the supply chain but also promoting competitiveness of the domestically manufactured goods. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trading Steeply up at Dar Stock ExchangeTHE Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) experienced high traffic from both local
Trading Steeply up at Dar Stock Exchange
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
THE Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) experienced high traffic from both local and foreign investors resulting into a turnover of 29.89bn/- compared to 1.74bn/- of the previous week. According to Zan Securities Limited Weekly Wrap Ups, Tanzania... Read more
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