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The Courier Mail
Aust dollar lower in late tradeUnit's trade muted across Asia, amid Chinese New Year holiday. The Australian
Aust dollar lower in late trade
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 minutes ago
Unit's trade muted across Asia, amid Chinese New Year holiday. The Australian dollar has lost ground in quiet trade as China observes a public holiday. At 1700 AEDT on Monday, the local unit was trading at 70.96 US cents, down from 71.82 cents on... Read more
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The Courier Mail
KIPT turns down interim sales route Kangaroo Island Plantation Timbers will not proceed with an interim route to
KIPT turns down interim sales route
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 minutes ago
Kangaroo Island Plantation Timbers will not proceed with an interim route to market for its timber resource for commercial reasons. The company is still undecided whether an interim, high cost arrangement would... Read more
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International Business Times
Asian markets mixed as China, Hong Kong and South Korea remain closed for Lunar New Year Asian markets were tracing a mixed pattern on 8 February. Trading volumes were
Asian markets mixed as China, Hong Kong and South Korea remain closed for Lunar New Year
International Business Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Asian markets were tracing a mixed pattern on 8 February. Trading volumes were low as many regional markets including China, Hong Kong and South Korea were closed for the Lunar New Year holiday. Stock markets in China are expected to be closed for... Read more
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CNBC
Europe seen higher despite mixed US jobs dataEuropean equities are expected to open higher on Monday despite mixed employmen
Europe seen higher despite mixed US jobs data
CNBC / Posted 3 minutes ago
European equities are expected to open higher on Monday despite mixed employment data from the U.S. on Friday. European equities are expected to open higher as markets digest U.S. nonfarm payrolls data published on Friday. The U.S. economy added... Read more
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CNBC
Latest: China's FX reserves drop to 4-year lowSquawk Box Live is eyeing global market moves after China reported a $99.5 bill
Latest: China's FX reserves drop to 4-year low
CNBC / Posted 3 minutes ago
Squawk Box Live is eyeing global market moves after China reported a $99.5 billion drop in foreign currency reserves in January to $3.23 trillion, marking the lowest level since 2012. Don't forget: Markets in Hong Kong and mainland China, as well as... Read more
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dna
Budget 2016: Expect govt to ramp up public healthcare spending, says Kiran Mazumdar ShawChairman and Managing Director of Biocon, Kiran Mazumdar Shaw wants Finance Min
Budget 2016: Expect govt to ramp up public healthcare spending, says Kiran Mazumdar Shaw
dna / Posted 5 minutes ago
Chairman and Managing Director of Biocon, Kiran Mazumdar Shaw wants Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to ramp up public spending in the healthcare sector to push growth and address the challenges faced by the industry in India. She said that the Budget... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Australia's housing sector is 'in a crisis'Australia's oldest housing developer AVJennings has said that the country's res
Australia's housing sector is 'in a crisis'
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Australia's oldest housing developer AVJennings has said that the country's residential sector is in a crisis due to a long term undersupply. AVJennings is the first housing developer to report its earnings for the first half of this financial year... Read more
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Brisbane Times
ASX finishes flat as China goes on holidays and earnings take stageThe market recovered from Wall Street's poor lead to close flat. Photo: Tamara
ASX finishes flat as China goes on holidays and earnings take stage
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
The market recovered from Wall Street's poor lead to close flat. Photo: Tamara Voninski Caution reigned on the local sharemarket on Monday with most regional bourses closed, but early losses were wiped out as gains in big miners offset falls in the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Rural Areas Continue To Deal With Higher Gas PricesAccording to AAA, the average price for a gallon of gas last week was $2.07 bas
Rural Areas Continue To Deal With Higher Gas Prices
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 minutes ago
According to AAA, the average price for a gallon of gas last week was $2.07 based on 19 stations in Jamestown. Average gas prices stood at $1.98 in Albany, $1.99 in Rochester and $2 in Binghamton. Motorists heading to the pump in Buffalo recently saw... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Resource sector finance functions seen heading to AsiaMalaysia is one of many Asian countries that resources companies may outsource
Resource sector finance functions seen heading to Asia
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Malaysia is one of many Asian countries that resources companies may outsource jobs to. Photo: AP Outsourcing basic financial functions to Asian countries such as Malaysia, Thailand or the Philippines is one of the tactics that struggling Australian... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Tattoos on the rebound in Cuba after years undergroundHAVANA (AP) - Bent in concentration beneath the vaulted ceiling of his Old Hava
Tattoos on the rebound in Cuba after years underground
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 7 minutes ago
HAVANA (AP) - Bent in concentration beneath the vaulted ceiling of his Old Havana studio, Mauro Coca draws a tropical bird in blue ink down the length of Julivic Marquez's arm. "That's really good," the 21-year-old art student says, and Coca presses... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Manager - Talent Acquisition, On-boarding & CultureManager – Talent Acquisition, On-boarding & Culture · The perfect INTERNAL rec
Manager - Talent Acquisition, On-boarding & Culture
MumBRELLA / Posted 7 minutes ago
Manager – Talent Acquisition, On-boarding & Culture · The perfect INTERNAL recruitment role · Opportunity to lead our Talent Acquisition & Retention Strategy · Dynamic & Flexible company culture · 3 years’ minimum IT Recruitment experience KJR... Read more
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The News & Observer
California high-speed rail back in court | News & Observer February 8, 2016 12:34 AM Nation’s first real high-speed
California high-speed rail back in court
The News & Observer / Posted 8 minutes ago
| News & Observer February 8, 2016 12:34 AM Nation’s first real high-speed rail system promised to whisk travelers from San Francisco to LA in half the drive... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PAL to buy add’l aircraft to expand routes to Europe The Philippine Airlines (PAL) is acquiring additional aircraft to expand rout
PAL to buy add’l aircraft to expand routes to Europe
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Philippine Airlines (PAL) is acquiring additional aircraft to expand routes to Europe in two years as part of its commitment to open more services in addition to London. PAL President Jaime... Read more
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Zawya
Gulf may edge up as oil rises; earnings may aid DubaiMIDEAST STOCKS- In This Article DUBAI, Feb 8 (Reuters) - Stock markets in the
Gulf may edge up as oil rises; earnings may aid Dubai
Zawya / Posted 10 minutes ago
MIDEAST STOCKS- In This Article DUBAI, Feb 8 (Reuters) - Stock markets in the Middle East may edge up on Monday as oil prices have firmed in early Asian trade, while Dubai's bourse may be... Read more
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Zawya
Qatar bank results point to a tough year aheadQatarQatar bank results point to a tough year ahead Sunday, Feb 07, 2016 Dubai: Th
Qatar bank results point to a tough year aheadQatar
Zawya / Posted 10 minutes ago
Qatar bank results point to a tough year ahead Sunday, Feb 07, 2016 Dubai: The 2015 full-year results of Qatar banks point to a tough year ahead for the banking sector in terms of loans and deposit growth and profitability, with lenders seen... Read more
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The Age
ASX finishes flat as China goes on holidays and earnings take stageThe market recovered from Wall Street's poor lead to close flat. Photo: Tamara
ASX finishes flat as China goes on holidays and earnings take stage
The Age / Posted 10 minutes ago
The market recovered from Wall Street's poor lead to close flat. Photo: Tamara Voninski Caution reigned on the local sharemarket on Monday with most regional bourses closed, but early losses were wiped out as gains in big miners offset falls in the... Read more
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The Age
VIP shines for The Star as Macau slumpsGreg Hawkins says The Star has dramatically improved its offering. Photo: Chris
VIP shines for The Star as Macau slumps
The Age / Posted 10 minutes ago
Greg Hawkins says The Star has dramatically improved its offering. Photo: Christopher Pearce Casino operator The Star Entertainment Group is cashing in on the VIP slump in Macau, as more high-rollers desert the world's largest gaming hub to gamble... Read more
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The Age
Australia's housing sector is 'in a crisis'Australia's oldest housing developer AVJennings has said that the country's res
Australia's housing sector is 'in a crisis'
The Age / Posted 10 minutes ago
Australia's oldest housing developer AVJennings has said that the country's residential sector is in a crisis due to a long term undersupply. AVJennings is the first housing developer to report its earnings for the first half of this financial year... Read more
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The Age
Banks, Amex say card changes will cut competitionBanks, card companies and merchants say changes to card rules will reduce compe
Banks, Amex say card changes will cut competition
The Age / Posted 10 minutes ago
Banks, card companies and merchants say changes to card rules will reduce competition and leave businesses out of pocket. Photo: Michel O'Sullivan Banks and American Express argue changes to card rules planned by the Reserve Bank will reduce... Read more
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The Age
Resource sector finance functions seen heading to AsiaMalaysia is one of many Asian countries that resources companies may outsource
Resource sector finance functions seen heading to Asia
The Age / Posted 10 minutes ago
Malaysia is one of many Asian countries that resources companies may outsource jobs to. Photo: AP Outsourcing basic financial functions to Asian countries such as Malaysia, Thailand or the Philippines is one of the tactics that struggling Australian... Read more
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The Border Mail
Buyers fuel biodiesel plant hopeThe jobs of 30 biodiesel plant employees in Barnawartha could be thrown a lifel
Buyers fuel biodiesel plant hope
The Border Mail / Posted 11 minutes ago
The jobs of 30 biodiesel plant employees in Barnawartha could be thrown a lifeline LIFELINE?: Buyers are interested in the Australian Renewable Fuels Limited biodiesel plant at Barnawartha. The jobs of 30 biodiesel plant employees in Barnawartha... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australia's housing sector is 'in a crisis'Australia's oldest housing developer AVJennings has said that the country's res
Australia's housing sector is 'in a crisis'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 minutes ago
Australia's oldest housing developer AVJennings has said that the country's residential sector is in a crisis due to a long term undersupply. AVJennings is the first housing developer to report its earnings for the first half of this financial year... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
VIP shines for The Star as Macau slumpsGreg Hawkins says The Star has dramatically improved its offering. Photo: Chris
VIP shines for The Star as Macau slumps
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 minutes ago
Greg Hawkins says The Star has dramatically improved its offering. Photo: Christopher Pearce Casino operator The Star Entertainment Group is cashing in on the VIP slump in Macau, as more high-rollers desert the world's largest gaming hub to gamble... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Banks, Amex say card changes will cut competitionBanks, card companies and merchants say changes to card rules will reduce compe
Banks, Amex say card changes will cut competition
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 minutes ago
Banks, card companies and merchants say changes to card rules will reduce competition and leave businesses out of pocket. Photo: Michel O'Sullivan Banks and American Express argue changes to card rules planned by the Reserve Bank will reduce... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ASX finishes flat as China goes on holidays and earnings take stageThe market recovered from Wall Street's poor lead to close flat. Photo: Tamara
ASX finishes flat as China goes on holidays and earnings take stage
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 minutes ago
The market recovered from Wall Street's poor lead to close flat. Photo: Tamara Voninski Caution reigned on the local sharemarket on Monday with most regional bourses closed, but early losses were wiped out as gains in big miners offset falls in the... Read more
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Business Wire
Dassault Systèmes and DCNS Partner on the 3DEXPERIENCE Innovation Platform for Next Generation Naval Defense SolutionsDCNS will deploy the 3DEXPERIENCE platform to manage the entire lifecycle of it
Dassault Systèmes and DCNS Partner on the 3DEXPERIENCE Innovation Platform for Next Generation Naval Defense Solutions
Business Wire / Posted 12 minutes ago
DCNS will deploy the 3DEXPERIENCE platform to manage the entire lifecycle of its products, from new generation submarines to frigates, patrol vessels, aircraft carriers and landing platform docks (LPDs). From concept through engineering, to build,... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Level 3: Demand for Bandwidth Remains Strong ~ Converge! Network DigestLevel 3 Communications reported revenue of 2.053 billion for the fourth quarter
Level 3: Demand for Bandwidth Remains Strong ~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 12 minutes ago
Level 3 Communications reported revenue of 2.053 billion for the fourth quarter 2015, compared to $2.052 billion for the fourth quarter 2014 and $8.229 billion for the full year 2015 compared to $8.123 billion for the full year 2014. In the fourth... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Swisscom: Flat Revenues, Higher CAPEX for Broadband Upgrades ~ Converge! Network DigestSwisscom reported 2015 revenue of 11,678 million (CHF), down 0.2% from 2014. Ne
Swisscom: Flat Revenues, Higher CAPEX for Broadband Upgrades ~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 12 minutes ago
Swisscom reported 2015 revenue of 11,678 million (CHF), down 0.2% from 2014. Net income came in at 1,362 million (CHF). “Currency effects and more intense competition with stronger price dynamic characterised our business in the last year”, said CEO... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Signs of a recession?Yet in the one area that matters most, the economy has continued to shine: Hiri
Signs of a recession?
Minot Daily News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Yet in the one area that matters most, the economy has continued to shine: Hiring. Last month, employers added 151,000 jobs, a tepid pace by recent standards but still enough to help cut the unemployment rate to a nearly eight-year low of 4.9... Read more
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