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AllAfrica.com
AISF Management Board Elects New ChairmanThe African Legal Support Facility (ALSF) Management Board has announced that L
AISF Management Board Elects New Chairman
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The African Legal Support Facility (ALSF) Management Board has announced that Liberia's Cllr. Seward M. Cooper will become the Chairman of the Board effective June 30, 2016. According to a dispatch from Lusaka, Zambia, at the ALSF meeting of May 22,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Are you helping banks make an extra $17 billion a year?A new report has found overdraft fees are more than just a potential nuisance -
Are you helping banks make an extra $17 billion a year?
The Palm Beach Post / Posted a minute ago
A new report has found overdraft fees are more than just a potential nuisance -- they’re a $17 billion moneymaker for banks. "In total, overdraft and (non-sufficient fund) fees cost Americans more than twice what they spend annually on eggs ($7.4... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Agriculture Sector Prioritization Gets Into Full Swing As - Govt Registers Farmers NationwideBy William Q. Harmon and Gloria T.tamba Government's efforts to diversify the
Agriculture Sector Prioritization Gets Into Full Swing As - Govt Registers Farmers Nationwide
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
By William Q. Harmon and Gloria T.tamba Government's efforts to diversify the Liberian economy by shifting from its traditional crop and mineral (rubber and Iron Ore) which have lost value on the global market to the agriculture sector is gaining... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prime Minister Vows to Continue War Against CorruptionThe Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, has said the anti-graft war carried out
Prime Minister Vows to Continue War Against Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, has said the anti-graft war carried out by the Fifth Phase Government is sustainable, vowing that there will never be a let-up in the crusade against the vice. "The Fifth Phase Government is determined to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tarime X-Ray Services RestoredTarime — Tarime X-ray services restoredX-RAY services have finally been restore
Tarime X-Ray Services Restored
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Tarime — Tarime X-ray services restoredX-RAY services have finally been restored at Tarime District's largest government hospital, Tarime Town Council Medical Officer (DMO) Dr Calvin Mwasha said yesterday. The DMO described the restoration of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shilling Retreats but On Track for GainThe shilling has gone down by slightly over 30/- against the US dollar since th
Shilling Retreats but On Track for Gain
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The shilling has gone down by slightly over 30/- against the US dollar since the beginning of the year to yesterday. It stabilized in the last six weeks due to an increase in dollars inflow from exports which eased pressure on the local... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liquefied Petroleum Gas Demand Outweighs SupplyThe demand for domestic gas in the past five years has been increasing, though
Liquefied Petroleum Gas Demand Outweighs Supply
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The demand for domestic gas in the past five years has been increasing, though supply falls below expectations. Information from the Ministry of Water and Energy reveals that the market for Liquefied Petroleum Gas, LPG, commonly known as domestic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Financial Management - Cemac Experts Share ExperienceThe sixth annual meeting of senior budget officials of the Sub-region is underw
Financial Management - Cemac Experts Share Experience
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The sixth annual meeting of senior budget officials of the Sub-region is underway in Yaounde. Senior budget officials from the Central African Economic and Monetary Community, CEMAC, ( Cameroon, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, the Central African... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AfDB Plans to Expand Its Trade Finance Portfolio Across the ContinentThe African Development Bank is planning to expand its trade finance products a
AfDB Plans to Expand Its Trade Finance Portfolio Across the Continent
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
The African Development Bank is planning to expand its trade finance products across the continent in the coming years as it seeks to bridge the existing funding gap to support trade transactions. This would help address critical market demand for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AfDB and Cameroon Sign $1.726-Million Grant From the Global Environment Facility for Environmental Adaptation of Broadband DevelopmentOn Thursday, May 26, 2016 the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and the Gov
AfDB and Cameroon Sign $1.726-Million Grant From the Global Environment Facility for Environmental Adaptation of Broadband Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
On Thursday, May 26, 2016 the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and the Government of the Republic of Cameroon signed an agreement under which the Global Environment Facility (GEF) will provide a grant of US $1,726,484 to support environmental... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
State Supports Local ContractorsPresident John Magufuli addresses the Annual General Meeting of the Contractors
State Supports Local Contractors
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
President John Magufuli addresses the Annual General Meeting of the Contractors' Registration Board (CRB) in Dar es Salaam. The theme of the meeting is 'Deliberate Capacity Building of Contractors for Sustainable Economic Development; Challenges and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
One more way Queenslanders ruleWHETHER it’s missing a bus, spending too long in front of the mirror or hitting
One more way Queenslanders rule
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
WHETHER it’s missing a bus, spending too long in front of the mirror or hitting snooze a few too many times on the alarm clock, most of us have been late to work before. Some of us, however, are more susceptible than others. South Australians,... Read more
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International Business Times
UK consumer confidence improves in May but Brexit uncertainty weighs on outlook Confidence among British consumers grew in May but the uncertainty surrounding
UK consumer confidence improves in May but Brexit uncertainty weighs on outlook
International Business Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
Confidence among British consumers grew in May but the uncertainty surrounding the upcoming referendum on the European Union continued to pose a threat to the longer-term outlook, a survey revealed on Friday (27 May). Market research firm GfK said... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Problem of plenty: Why farmers are shedding tears over onion pricesOnion prices are once again making people cry. Only this time, it’s not the con
Problem of plenty: Why farmers are shedding tears over onion prices
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Onion prices are once again making people cry. Only this time, it’s not the consumer but the farmer who is reeling in despair. A bumper production this year in Maharashtra and other states has impacted the wholesale prices of onions at vegetable... Read more
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The North West Star
Deal secures Balmain's future in Wests Tigers joint ventureWests and Balmain have agreed an $8.5 million deal that will ensure the financi
Deal secures Balmain's future in Wests Tigers joint venture
The North West Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
Wests and Balmain have agreed an $8.5 million deal that will ensure the financial future of Wests Tigers. Balmain's ongoing involvement in Wests Tigers has been secured after the finalisation of an $8.5 million deal giving control of the joint... Read more
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Surfers Village
Gold, Kemper, Brand and crew score monster swell in FijiA giant purple blob of swell made its way off the charts and onto the reefs of
Gold, Kemper, Brand and crew score monster swell in Fiji
Surfers Village / Posted 4 minutes ago
A giant purple blob of swell made its way off the charts and onto the reefs of Fiji. This edit by Guy Mac catches Damien Hobgood, Koa Rothman, Aaron Gold, Benji Brand, Greg Long, Mark Healey in the heavy water.... Read more
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Swissinfo
G7 vows growth efforts as Japan's Abe warns of global 'crisis'By Tetsushi Kajimoto ISE-SHIMA, Japan (Reuters) - The Group of Seven industria
G7 vows growth efforts as Japan's Abe warns of global 'crisis'
Swissinfo / Posted 4 minutes ago
By Tetsushi Kajimoto ISE-SHIMA, Japan (Reuters) - The Group of Seven industrial powers pledged on Friday to seek strong global growth, while papering over differences on currencies and stimulus policies and expressing concern over North Korea,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Share market closes at highest level in nine monthsASX: The local share market has closed at its highest level in nine months, i
Share market closes at highest level in nine months
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 minutes ago
ASX: The local share market has closed at its highest level in nine months, in a rally that has lasted more than six weeks straight. The All Ordinaries finished 18 points ahead, closing at 5,470... Read more
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Drinks Business Review
US antitrust officials probe AB InBev’s distributor incentive program The US antitrust officials are probing Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) regard
US antitrust officials probe AB InBev’s distributor incentive program
Drinks Business Review / Posted 5 minutes ago
The US antitrust officials are probing Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) regarding new incentives provided by the company to independent distributors to sell more of its own beer... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
G7 warns on Brexit In a charming photo call on a sloping green lawn no less than 20 dignitaries
G7 warns on Brexit
Investors Chronicle / Posted 6 minutes ago
In a charming photo call on a sloping green lawn no less than 20 dignitaries posed to commemorate the latest G7 meeting in Japan. Their declaration noted that, ‘there are potential shocks of a non-economic origin…(and) a UK exit... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
G7 leaders pledge action on terrorism, refugees, slow growthSHIMA, Japan (AP) - The leaders of the Group of Seven rich economies ended a su
G7 leaders pledge action on terrorism, refugees, slow growth
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 6 minutes ago
SHIMA, Japan (AP) - The leaders of the Group of Seven rich economies ended a summit Friday by issuing an action plan for countering terrorism and other risks to peace and global growth, including the massive flows of refugees and migrants fleeing to... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Small businesses get behind tax cuts for big corporationsAUSTRALIAN small business owners have reacted positively to key measures introd
Small businesses get behind tax cuts for big corporations
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 8 minutes ago
AUSTRALIAN small business owners have reacted positively to key measures introduced in the recent Federal Budget, new research from MYOB reveals. Over half (56 per cent) of small businesses believe that lowering the company tax rate to 27.5 per cent... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
GDP growth falls to 0.4% as global chill hampers UK Bank of England MPC member Kristin Forbes warned that referendum uncertainty
GDP growth falls to 0.4% as global chill hampers UK
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 minutes ago
Bank of England MPC member Kristin Forbes warned that referendum uncertainty could be behind some of the "softening" economic data Official figures have confirmed GDP growth of 0.4% for the first... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Potato giant has to dig deep for innovative new ideas after pre-tax profits plummet 75% Wilson’s Country chief executive Angus Wilson (right) on the potato packing l
Potato giant has to dig deep for innovative new ideas after pre-tax profits plummet 75%
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 minutes ago
Wilson’s Country chief executive Angus Wilson (right) on the potato packing lines at the company’s factory near Craigavon. A fall in the popularity of potatoes... Read more
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Money Marketing Online
Axa Wealth and Sun Life sold to PhoenixAxa UK has agreed to sell the remaining part of its Wealth arm to Phoenix Group
Axa Wealth and Sun Life sold to Phoenix
Money Marketing Online / Posted 10 minutes ago
Axa UK has agreed to sell the remaining part of its Wealth arm to Phoenix Group for £375m. The Wealth business includes Embassy, Axa’s off-platform investment and pension division and Sun Life, its direct protection business which provides cover for... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
North west second most active for construction projectsThe north west was the strongest regional market in England for new constructio
North west second most active for construction projects
Manchester Evening News / Posted 12 minutes ago
The north west was the strongest regional market in England for new construction activity, outside of London and the South East, in Q1 2016 according to the JLL and Glenigan UK Commercial Construction Activity Index. The research found in the 12... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Passing the ball of innovation from science to commerceWhat is UMIP and how does it benefit the north west region and beyond? Dr Rich
Passing the ball of innovation from science to commerce
Manchester Evening News / Posted 12 minutes ago
What is UMIP and how does it benefit the north west region and beyond? Dr Rich Ferrie takes a deep breath, before answering with a simple analogy. “I think, to put in sporting terms, rugby even, we are the scrum half,” he says. “The research our... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Wilko appoints Brazen as retained PRFamily-owned value retailer Wilko has appointed Brazen as its retained PR and s
Wilko appoints Brazen as retained PR
Manchester Evening News / Posted 12 minutes ago
Family-owned value retailer Wilko has appointed Brazen as its retained PR and social media agency following a highly competitive pitch. Wilko, which has been owned and run by the Wilkinson family for 85 years, has engaged Manchester-based Brazen to... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Muse and Network Rail submit plans for £185m New Victoria developmentPlans have been submitted to bring forward proposals for a £185m development ne
Muse and Network Rail submit plans for £185m New Victoria development
Manchester Evening News / Posted 12 minutes ago
Plans have been submitted to bring forward proposals for a £185m development next to Manchester’s recently revamped Victoria Station. The masterplan, put forward by urban regeneration specialist, Muse Developments, in partnership with Network Rail,... Read more
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iafrica.com
Debunking home selling misconceptionsWhen it comes to selling a home there is no shortage of advice from a number of
Debunking home selling misconceptions
iafrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
When it comes to selling a home there is no shortage of advice from a number of sources, such as family and friends, however being given a lot of information doesn’t necessarily mean that it is the right information. According to Adrian Goslett,... Read more
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