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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Puerto Rico fears tax-plan blowThree months after Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico, the sweeping feder
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 minutes ago
Three months after Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico, the sweeping federal tax overhaul that Congress plans to vote on as soon as this week will be another blow to the island's economy, the governor says. The final legislation negotiated by... Read more
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EuroNews
Russia's economic recovery driven by domestic demand - PutinMOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s economic recovery is increasingly driven by domesti
EuroNews / Posted 19 minutes ago
MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s economic recovery is increasingly driven by domestic demand, President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday. Speaking at an annual press conference, Putin said the economy has overcome two major shocks: a drop in oil prices... Read more
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EuroNews
Humming German economy to grow by 2.6 percent in 2018 - IfoBERLIN (Reuters) – The Ifo institute raised next year’s growth forecast for the
EuroNews / Posted 19 minutes ago
BERLIN (Reuters) – The Ifo institute raised next year’s growth forecast for the German economy to 2.6 percent from 2.0 percent previously, pointing to a broad-based upswing that is generating record-high employment and buoyant tax revenues. “The... Read more
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EuroNews
SNB sticks to expansive policy to tackle highly valued francBy John Revill and Silke Koltrowitz BERN (Reuters) – The Swiss National Bank e
EuroNews / Posted 19 minutes ago
By John Revill and Silke Koltrowitz BERN (Reuters) – The Swiss National Bank expects inflation in Switzerland to exceed its target in three years’ time – indicating a potential timeline for the central bank’s exiting its ultra-loose monetary... Read more
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Business Standard India
Second bitcoin futures debut could lure volume to wild marketBitcoin investors expect futures volumes to perk up when CME Group Inc, the wor
Business Standard India / Posted 25 minutes ago
Bitcoin investors expect futures volumes to perk up when CME Group Inc, the world's largest derivatives exchange operator, launches its own contract to wager on the cryptocurrency on Sunday. The second US bitcoin futures launch is seen as another... Read more
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Gulf News
Arab oil grouping could have done a lot moreOAPEC member countries should use the present to reprioritize what it stands fo
Gulf News / Posted 30 minutes ago
OAPEC member countries should use the present to reprioritize what it stands for The Organisation of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries celebrated its Golden Jubilee last week to coincide with its 99th Ministerial Council meeting held in Kuwait.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Threat of NAFTA pull-out puts agro watchers on edgeArticle Tools The thought of a U.S. withdrawal from the North American Free Tr
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 37 minutes ago
Article Tools The thought of a U.S. withdrawal from the North American Free Trade Agreement puts some Pennsylvania dairy watchers on edge. President Donald Trump campaigned on rewriting what he called the “worst trade deal in the history of the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Spring Brook Twp. supervisors pass 2018 budget without raising taxesArticle Tools SPRING BROOK TWP. Supervisors on Thursday unanimously approved
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 37 minutes ago
Article Tools SPRING BROOK TWP. Supervisors on Thursday unanimously approved a $932,070 2018 budget that does not include a tax increase. Without an increase, the township’s real estate tax rate will remain 14 mills. A mill is a $1 tax on every... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inside the Sh7 Billion Turnaround Plan for Uchumi SupermarketThere is a sense of urgency in which the newly appointed acting chief executive
AllAfrica.com / Posted 40 minutes ago
There is a sense of urgency in which the newly appointed acting chief executive officer of Uchumi Supermarkets, Mr Mohamed Mohamed, answers our questions about the troubled retail chain. His answers reveal a mind that has figured out a strategy and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Could Free Education Cost SA the National Health Insurance?Saturday's surprise announcement could be the latest blow to the country's bid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 40 minutes ago
Saturday's surprise announcement could be the latest blow to the country's bid for better healthcare. President Jacob Zuma's decision to institute free tertiary education could leave South Africans with an uncomfortable choice: better education or... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NBN the loser as greater powers recommended for telecom ombudsmanThe National Broadband Network Co may find itself required to pay fees when the
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 51 minutes ago
The National Broadband Network Co may find itself required to pay fees when there are complaints made about the wholesaler to the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO), after an independent review recommended the ombudsman be given more... Read more
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The Age
NBN the loser as greater powers recommended for telecom ombudsmanThe National Broadband Network Co may find itself required to pay fees when the
The Age / Posted 53 minutes ago
The National Broadband Network Co may find itself required to pay fees when there are complaints made about the wholesaler to the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO), after an independent review recommended the ombudsman be given more... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The relentless, unstoppable force that spooked Murdoch and LowyIt is hard to think of a more fitting conclusion to 2017 for corporate Australi
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 55 minutes ago
It is hard to think of a more fitting conclusion to 2017 for corporate Australia than the two seismic deals involving Rupert Murdoch and Frank Lowy that sent shockwaves around the world last week. As you almost certainly know by now, the two iconic,... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
GOP betting that its fix for US economy will defy warningsWASHINGTON (AP) — The tax overhaul of 2017 amounts to a high-stakes gamble by R
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 55 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The tax overhaul of 2017 amounts to a high-stakes gamble by Republicans in Congress: That slashing taxes for corporations and wealthy individuals will accelerate growth and assure greater prosperity for Americans for years to... Read more
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The Age
The relentless, unstoppable force that spooked Murdoch and LowyIt is hard to think of a more fitting conclusion to 2017 for corporate Australi
The Age / Posted 59 minutes ago
It is hard to think of a more fitting conclusion to 2017 for corporate Australia than the two seismic deals involving Rupert Murdoch and Frank Lowy that sent shockwaves around the world last week. As you almost certainly know by now, the two iconic,... Read more
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The Holmes Report
2017 Review: Top 10 News StoriesCharting the future of public relations The latest PR news from the Holmes Rep
The Holmes Report / Posted an hour ago
Charting the future of public relations The latest PR news from the Holmes Report. Opinion and commentary from the Holmes Report. The Holmes Report's Echo Chamber PR show lifts the lid on key stories and trends. Latest video interviews and... Read more
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The Manila Times
Japan supports five projects for PH schoolsJapanese Ambassador Koji Haneda signed five grant contracts with respective rec
The Manila Times / Posted an hour ago
Japanese Ambassador Koji Haneda signed five grant contracts with respective recipient organizations for school building projects in the Philippines on December 13 at the Embassy of Japan. These projects will be funded through the Grant Assistance for... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Philadelphia firm buys NLR apartment complex in $12.7M dealThe 260-unit Lakewood Hills Apartments in North Little Rock was sold last month
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
The 260-unit Lakewood Hills Apartments in North Little Rock was sold last month to a Philadelphia firm for $12.7 million. The apartments are at 2400 McCain Blvd. SCBP Lakewood Associates, a limited liability company in Philadelphia, bought the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
China's textile industry looks at bacteria for water cleanupIn a Hong Kong laboratory, researchers are working with one of the world's bigg
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
In a Hong Kong laboratory, researchers are working with one of the world's biggest cloth makers to improve its production process using a special ingredient: bacteria. TAL Apparel Ltd., which has factories in mainland China and Southeast Asia, has... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tax experts say Trump bill likely to send jobs overseasOn the Friday before Thanksgiving, Kenny Johnson left the Nelson Global Product
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
On the Friday before Thanksgiving, Kenny Johnson left the Nelson Global Products plant in Clinton, Tenn., for the last time. Having devoted nearly 13 years to making tractor-trailer exhaust pipes, Johnson, 41, spent some of his final weeks at the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
GE and Tata partner to make engine components in IndiaNEW DELHI: India's software-to-steel conglomerate Tata Group and US industrial
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
NEW DELHI: India's software-to-steel conglomerate Tata Group and US industrial giant General Electric have signed a partnership to make jet engine parts in India, the companies announced Thursday. Under the agreement signed on Nov 29, but not made... Read more
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EuroNews
BZ WBK says buys Deutsche Bank's Polish assets for $362 millionWARSAW (Reuters) – Poland’s third-largest lender Bank Zachodni WBK said on Thur
EuroNews / Posted an hour ago
WARSAW (Reuters) – Poland’s third-largest lender Bank Zachodni WBK said on Thursday it has signed a deal to buy Deutsche Bank’s Polish assets for 1.29 billion zloty ($362 million), hoping to strengthen its position in the market. In November,... Read more
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EuroNews
Danske Bank to buy SEB's Danish pension unit in $1 billion dealCOPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Denmark’s Danske Bank has agreed to buy the Danish pensi
EuroNews / Posted an hour ago
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Denmark’s Danske Bank has agreed to buy the Danish pension unit of Sweden’s SEB in a 6.5 billion Danish crowns ($1 billion) deal, the companies said on Thursday. The unit has around 275 employees and slightly more than 100... Read more
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Business Standard India
Barely 8% of sales directors, VPs, AVPs went to top MBA universities"Barely 8 per cent of sales leaders (directors, VPs and AVPs level) went to tie
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
"Barely 8 per cent of sales leaders (directors, VPs and AVPs level) went to tier-I MBA universities. In fact, as many as 62 per cent of these sales leaders are actually just under-graduates," according to the study by Belong, an outbound recruitment... Read more
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Daily Herald
GOP betting that its fix for US economy will defy warningsWASHINGTON -- The tax overhaul of 2017 amounts to a high-stakes gamble by Repub
Daily Herald / Posted an hour ago
WASHINGTON -- The tax overhaul of 2017 amounts to a high-stakes gamble by Republicans in Congress: That slashing taxes for corporations and wealthy individuals will accelerate growth and assure greater prosperity for Americans for years to come. A... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
GOP betting that its fix for US economy will defy warningsWASHINGTON (AP) — The tax overhaul of 2017 amounts to a high-stakes gamble by R
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The tax overhaul of 2017 amounts to a high-stakes gamble by Republicans in Congress: That slashing taxes for corporations and wealthy individuals will accelerate growth and assure greater prosperity for Americans for years to... Read more
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The Middletown Press
GOP betting that its fix for US economy will defy warningsWASHINGTON (AP) — The tax overhaul of 2017 amounts to a high-stakes gamble by R
The Middletown Press / Posted an hour ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The tax overhaul of 2017 amounts to a high-stakes gamble by Republicans in Congress: That slashing taxes for corporations and wealthy individuals will accelerate growth and assure greater prosperity for Americans for years to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ghost Companies Lift U.S.$3.5 Billion Crude OilSome indigenous companies not registered by the Corporate Affairs Commission (C
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Some indigenous companies not registered by the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) have lifted Nigerian crude oil grades valued at U.S.$3.5 billion (about N1.1 trillion) in the last 10 months, an investigation by Daily Trust on Sunday has shown. A... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Davies: Radical economic transformation to shape many ANC discussions Davies is currently speaking to members of the Progressive Business Forum at
Eye Witness News / Posted an hour ago
Davies is currently speaking to members of the Progressive Business Forum at Nasrec. Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies speaks at a business breakfast meeting at Nasrec on 17... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
GOP betting that its fix for US economy will defy warningsWASHINGTON (AP) — The tax overhaul of 2017 amounts to a high-stakes gamble by R
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The tax overhaul of 2017 amounts to a high-stakes gamble by Republicans in Congress: That slashing taxes for corporations and wealthy individuals will accelerate growth and assure greater prosperity for Americans for years to... Read more
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