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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth dataBy KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday a
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth data
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted moments ago
By KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday as upbeat U.S. economic data lifted investors' spirits following days of stomach-churning turbulence sparked by a heavy sell-off in China. Japan led regional gains, but... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Nhlanhla Nene - Urban Investment ConferenceOpening address by the Minister of Finance Mr Nhlanhla Nene at the Urban Invest
Minister Nhlanhla Nene - Urban Investment Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Opening address by the Minister of Finance Mr Nhlanhla Nene at the Urban Investment Conference held at Gallagher Convention Centre, Midrand Programme Director; Honourable Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Mr. Pravin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fuel - Free Market Must Favour the ConsumerThe most atrocious thing about fuel prices in Kenya remains the authorities' re
Fuel - Free Market Must Favour the Consumer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
The most atrocious thing about fuel prices in Kenya remains the authorities' resistance to free market forces. The Kenya Independent Petroleum Distributors Association points out, for instance, that the formula used to calculate fuel prices needs to... Read more
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Weekly Times
Alan Joyce's pay packet hits $11.9mQANTAS chief executive Alan Joyce's pay packet has swelled to $11.9 million. A
Alan Joyce's pay packet hits $11.9m
Weekly Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
QANTAS chief executive Alan Joyce's pay packet has swelled to $11.9 million. A WEEK after reporting the largest financial turnaround in Australian corporate history, Qantas said Mr Joyce was awarded $6.9 million in shares in 2014/15, as part of... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth dataBy KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday a
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth data
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 4 minutes ago
By KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday as upbeat U.S. economic data lifted investors' spirits following days of stomach-churning turbulence sparked by a heavy sell-off in China. Japan led regional gains, but... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth dataBy KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday a
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth data
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 4 minutes ago
By KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday as upbeat U.S. economic data lifted investors' spirits following days of stomach-churning turbulence sparked by a heavy sell-off in China. Japan led regional gains, but... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth dataBy KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday a
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth data
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 minutes ago
By KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday as upbeat U.S. economic data lifted investors' spirits following days of stomach-churning turbulence sparked by a heavy sell-off in China. Japan led regional gains, but... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Wool prices unchanged at auction amid Chinese uncertaintyNew Zealand wool prices held steady at auction this week amid uncertainty in Ch
Wool prices unchanged at auction amid Chinese uncertainty
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 minutes ago
New Zealand wool prices held steady at auction this week amid uncertainty in China, the country's largest export market for the fibre. The price for clean 35-micron wool, a benchmark for crossbred wool used for carpets and accounting for the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth dataBy KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday a
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth data
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 minutes ago
By KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday as upbeat U.S. economic data lifted investors' spirits following days of stomach-churning turbulence sparked by a heavy sell-off in China. Japan led regional gains, but... Read more
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International Business Times
UberChina to get $1bn finance to compete with Didi KuaidiRide-hailing service Uber's Chinese affiliate is close to securing about $1bn (
UberChina to get $1bn finance to compete with Didi Kuaidi
International Business Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Ride-hailing service Uber's Chinese affiliate is close to securing about $1bn (£647m, €885m) new funding from investors. The finance is expected to help the firm expand its operations and compete with market leader Didi Kuaidi. The Wall Street... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth dataBy KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday a
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth data
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 5 minutes ago
By KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday as upbeat U.S. economic data lifted investors' spirits following days of stomach-churning turbulence sparked by a heavy sell-off in China. Japan led regional gains, but... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss economy avoids recession despite strong francIt is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on
Swiss economy avoids recession despite strong franc
Swissinfo / Posted 5 minutes ago
It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on the website of the party requesting the content or the website of a third party. The framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without... Read more
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Swissinfo
Boeing 747 Dethronement on Hold as British Airways Extends Reign(Bloomberg) -- If it’s the end of the line for Boeing Co.’s 747 jetliner, nobod
Boeing 747 Dethronement on Hold as British Airways Extends Reign
Swissinfo / Posted 5 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- If it’s the end of the line for Boeing Co.’s 747 jetliner, nobody told British Airways. The largest operator of the hump-backed icon -- dubbed the Queen of the Skies on its debut in 1970 -- is plumping up seat cushions, hanging fresh... Read more
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Reuters
Uber China closes $1 billion fundraising roundA taxi is reflected in a window at the office of taxi-hailing service Uber Inc
Uber China closes $1 billion fundraising round
Reuters / Posted 5 minutes ago
A taxi is reflected in a window at the office of taxi-hailing service Uber Inc in Hong Kong, China August 12, 2015. BEIJING/SHANGHAI Uber Technologies Inc's China arm has closed its $1 billion fundraising round early, according to two people with... Read more
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Reuters
RWE close to deal for $2 billion UK Galloper wind parkGeneral view of the headquarters of German power supplier RWE in the German tow
RWE close to deal for $2 billion UK Galloper wind park
Reuters / Posted 5 minutes ago
General view of the headquarters of German power supplier RWE in the German town of Essen April 22, 2015. FRANKFURT Germany's RWE (RWEG.DE) is close to striking a financing deal for its planned 1.3 billion pound ($2 billion) Galloper offshore wind... Read more
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Reuters
Chinese developers strike gold with premium concierge servicesHONG KONG When Chinese developers started offering in-house services such as be
Chinese developers strike gold with premium concierge services
Reuters / Posted 6 minutes ago
HONG KONG When Chinese developers started offering in-house services such as beauty treatments to boost the value of their properties three years ago, few expected the sideline to become one of their fastest-growing revenue streams in otherwise tough... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
The end of cashWe are entering a new era of payment. Just as half a century ago, cards revolut
The end of cash
Investors Chronicle / Posted 8 minutes ago
We are entering a new era of payment. Just as half a century ago, cards revolutionised the way we pay for services - and just as e-commerce disrupted the market as we entered the 21st century - now the march of mobile is changing the payment... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth dataBy KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday a
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth data
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 minutes ago
By KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks rose Friday as upbeat U.S. economic data lifted investors' spirits following days of stomach-churning turbulence sparked by a heavy sell-off in China. Japan led regional gains, but... Read more
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Brisbane Times
A car park in Lismore reveals the extent of Woolies' problemA car park in Lismore in northern NSW reveals the extent of Woolies' problem. P
A car park in Lismore reveals the extent of Woolies' problem
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
A car park in Lismore in northern NSW reveals the extent of Woolies' problem. Photo: John Addis Inside, Masters looks tidier, more polished and well organised, which may be down to the fact that employees don't have the inconvenience of... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
MMDAtowingservices-03The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast
MMDAtowingservices-03
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast Asia, with 7,107 islands spanning more than 300,000 square kilometers of territory. It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
FS-Pasig-riverThe Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast
FS-Pasig-river
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast Asia, with 7,107 islands spanning more than 300,000 square kilometers of territory. It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines... Read more
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thebee
Oil Price Spike As Jittery Markets RecoverThe recovery to global equity markets has helped the oil price stage its bigges
Oil Price Spike As Jittery Markets Recover
thebee / Posted 9 minutes ago
The recovery to global equity markets has helped the oil price stage its biggest daily jump since December 2008. Thursday's sharp price rise was also supported by the outage of two important Nigerian pipelines. Brent crude, the international... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Power prices hidden in union ‘blackout’: LNPQUEENSLAND'S future power bills are being hidden by a "union-led blackout", the
Power prices hidden in union ‘blackout’: LNP
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 minutes ago
QUEENSLAND'S future power bills are being hidden by a "union-led blackout", the LNP has claimed. A budget estimates hearing on Friday was told that Ergon Energy and Energex had applied to collect $2.2 billion more than the Australian Energy... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branchTHE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secr
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branch
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 minutes ago
THE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secret" group was set up in the Transport Department, Labor has claimed. Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey told the budget estimates hearing that the Strategy and Renewal... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
MMDA accredited towing servicesThe Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast
MMDA accredited towing services
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast Asia, with 7,107 islands spanning more than 300,000 square kilometers of territory. It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
96 flood control projects completedFrom the Department of Public Works and Highways 96 structural and non-structu
96 flood control projects completed
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 9 minutes ago
From the Department of Public Works and Highways 96 structural and non-structural flood-mitigating projects for National Capital Region (NCR), Regions 3, and 4A, have been completed amounting to P4.9 billion. DPWH Secretary Rogelio L. Singson said... Read more
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The New Age
Japan inflation flat, household spending slips in blow to AbenomicsJapanese inflation fell back to zero in July while household spending dropped a
Japan inflation flat, household spending slips in blow to Abenomics
The New Age / Posted 11 minutes ago
Japanese inflation fell back to zero in July while household spending dropped again, official data showed on Friday, as a slowdown in China threatens Japan's already precarious economic picture. The disappointing data are sure to stoke speculation... Read more
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The New Age
China Agricultural Bank reports flat H1 net profitThe Agricultural Bank of China, one of the country's "Big Four" state-owned ban
China Agricultural Bank reports flat H1 net profit
The New Age / Posted 11 minutes ago
The Agricultural Bank of China, one of the country's "Big Four" state-owned banks, said its net profit for the first half of 2015 rose only 0.3 percent year-on-year, citing the slowing domestic economy and growing bad loans. Net profit was 104.32... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth data Asian stocks have risen as upbeat US economic data lifted investors' spirits
Asian stocks extend global rally on upbeat US growth data
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 minutes ago
Asian stocks have risen as upbeat US economic data lifted investors' spirits following days of stomach-churning turbulence sparked by a heavy sell-off in China. Japan led regional gains, but... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland now has 14,000 millionaires ... and they're not just our film and sport stars Being a millionaire in Nor
Northern Ireland now has 14,000 millionaires
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 minutes ago
... and they're not just our film and sport stars Being a millionaire in Northern Ireland is no big deal, apparently. According to a new report, our wee country boasts a staggering 14,000 of them. That... Read more
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