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Orlando Sentinel
Local gas prices drop by a dime in weekGas prices in the Orlando area continue to march downward, dropping by a dime i
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 minutes ago
Gas prices in the Orlando area continue to march downward, dropping by a dime in the last week. A gallon of regular unleaded fuel is now selling for an average of $2.32 in the area, according to AAA’s Daily Fuel Gauge report. That’s 13 cents below... Read more
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Pilipino Star
ICTSI investing $100 M to expand Iraq terminalMANILA, Philippines — International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) is
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines — International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) is investing $100 million for the expansion of the Basra Gateway Terminal (BGT) in Iraq. In a statement yesterday, the port operator said ICTSI chairman and president... Read more
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Pilipino Star
T-bill rates steadyMANILA, Philippines — The Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) awarded in full yesterda
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) awarded in full yesterday the P15 billion in Treasury-bills as interest rates barely moved ahead of the expected announcement of the new US Federal Reserve chief next week. During yesterday’s... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Business calls for focused government actionAt the closing of the 43rd Philippine Business Conference (PBC) of the Philippi
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
At the closing of the 43rd Philippine Business Conference (PBC) of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) last week, members of the biggest aggrupation of businesses operating in the country forwarded 10 resolutions covering eight... Read more
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Pilipino Star
BSP to launch electronic fund transfer next monthMANILA, Philippines — The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is set to launch th
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is set to launch the electronic fund transfer credit next month as it moves toward a unified e-payments platform in the country. BSP Governor Nestor Espenilla Jr. said the batch electronic... Read more
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Pilipino Star
China steel firms plan $4.5-B plants in PhilippinesMANILA, Philippines — Two Chinese companies are planning to invest a combined $
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines — Two Chinese companies are planning to invest a combined $4.5 billion for iron and steel manufacturing and shipbuilding projects in the Philippines, according to the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). In a statement, the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Will building spree hock Philippines to China?THE TITLE may sound familiar, because it was the head of our “Postscript” of Ma
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
THE TITLE may sound familiar, because it was the head of our “Postscript” of May 16 warning five months ago that the $167 billion the administration plans to borrow for its infrastructure program could balloon to $452 billion in 10 years and lead to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Battle of the lawsWhat would happen if there is a conflict between two laws which may both be app
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
What would happen if there is a conflict between two laws which may both be applicable in a given scenario? This appears to be the dilemma faced by Semirara Mining Corp. (SMC), a registered non-VAT (value-added tax) domestic corporation engaged in... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
CT BBB warns consumers to guard their CHIP cardWith the holiday shopping season about to begin, the Connecticut Better Busines
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 minutes ago
With the holiday shopping season about to begin, the Connecticut Better Business Bureau is encouraging consumers to watch for wear and tear to CHIP-enabled credit cards, as repetitive use can cause the CHIP to fall off, leaving the card’s owner... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Deployed officers getting around Puerto Rico in state police cruisersCAROLINA, PUERTO RICO (WWLP) – The Massachusetts police officers deployed to Pu
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 minutes ago
CAROLINA, PUERTO RICO (WWLP) – The Massachusetts police officers deployed to Puerto Rico in support of hurricane relief efforts are getting around the island with the help of state police cruisers. Just over a dozen Massachusetts State Police... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Poor feel the pinch from bank fees(NBC News) Federal studies continue to show, America’s poorest people are payin
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 minutes ago
(NBC News) Federal studies continue to show, America’s poorest people are paying the most in bank and credit union fees. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau says, for example, just 9% of all account holders are responsible for nearly 80% of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PayMaya, Smart boost rollout of QR code paymentsMANILA, Philippines — After it introduced the first Quick Response (QR) code pa
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines — After it introduced the first Quick Response (QR) code payments via app in the Philippines last May, PayMaya Philippines has announced that the scan-to-pay technology is now available across the country, with Smart Stores and... Read more
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Sun Star
Execs cut cash aid for ABC, other groupsTO achieve a realistic budget, the Cebu City Government’s executive department
Sun Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
TO achieve a realistic budget, the Cebu City Government’s executive department reduced the financial assistance to several organizations and groups under the 2018 proposed budget. The Association of Barangay Councils (ABC), Barangay Councilors... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
ONS rebuffs reports over £500 billion in ‘missing’ UK assetsBritain’s statistics agency has rebuffed reports that half a trillion pounds wo
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 minutes ago
Britain’s statistics agency has rebuffed reports that half a trillion pounds worth of UK-held foreign assets has gone “missing”. An Office for National Statistics (ONS) blog post on Monday addressed a recent revision to the UK’s net International... Read more
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Connecticut Post
When Is the Best Time to Buy Plane Tickets?This article was first published on NerdWallet.com. It’s a familiar — and frus
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 minutes ago
This article was first published on NerdWallet.com. It’s a familiar — and frustrating — experience: Planning a trip and checking airfares every few days, waiting for the perfect price to appear. Finding the opportune moment to buy is no easy... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Subway's co-founder wants to open more sandwich chains as sales plummetSubway's co-founder says that the company needs to consider making major change
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 minutes ago
Subway's co-founder says that the company needs to consider making major changes like opening new "sub-chains." The chain's same-store sales have dropped 13% since 2013. Subway is trying to turn its business around with new store designs and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
CT BBB warns consumers to guard their CHIP cardWith the holiday shopping season about to begin, the Connecticut Better Busines
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 minutes ago
With the holiday shopping season about to begin, the Connecticut Better Business Bureau is encouraging consumers to watch for wear and tear to CHIP-enabled credit cards, as repetitive use can cause the CHIP to fall off, leaving the card’s owner... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
City police would cover Banks under dealArticle Tools HAZLETON — City police could soon be responding to emergency cal
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 minutes ago
Article Tools HAZLETON — City police could soon be responding to emergency calls in neighboring Banks Twp. But that arrangement hinges on an agreement that must be approved by the township supervisors and city council. Members of Mayor Jeff... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
ONS rebuffs reports over £500 billion in ‘missing’ UK assetsBritain’s statistics agency has rebuffed reports that half a trillion pounds wo
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 minutes ago
Britain’s statistics agency has rebuffed reports that half a trillion pounds worth of UK-held foreign assets has gone “missing”. An Office for National Statistics (ONS) blog post on Monday addressed a recent revision to the UK’s net International... Read more
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The Hindu
Mixed show by Tata firms post-MistryExactly a year ago, a boardroom coup saw Cyrus Mistry ousted as the chairman of
The Hindu / Posted 6 minutes ago
Exactly a year ago, a boardroom coup saw Cyrus Mistry ousted as the chairman of Tata Sons in an abrupt manner, trigger a long-drawn out corporate battle which is far from finished yet. While the last one year saw a slew of negative news hit the Tata... Read more
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The Hindu
Bengal Govt. calls for meet as raw jute demand fallsThe West Bengal government has called for an urgent meeting this week to review
The Hindu / Posted 6 minutes ago
The West Bengal government has called for an urgent meeting this week to review the raw jute situation in the State. The call comes at a time when farmers are selling their crop at ₹700 per quintal below the stipulated minimum support price. Senior... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Caught in a corporate scandal? Under Congressional investigation? Call Finsbury!The Kushner family’s real estate business faces a world of trouble. The firm ne
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Kushner family’s real estate business faces a world of trouble. The firm needs cash to pay off loans and possibly rebuild its heavily leveraged prize headquarters at 666 Fifth Ave.—even as its partner, Vornado Realty Trust, reportedly has... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
ONS rebuffs reports over £500 billion in ‘missing’ UK assetsBritain’s statistics agency has rebuffed reports that half a trillion pounds wo
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 7 minutes ago
Britain’s statistics agency has rebuffed reports that half a trillion pounds worth of UK-held foreign assets has gone “missing”. An Office for National Statistics (ONS) blog post on Monday addressed a recent revision to the UK’s net International... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Temasek: Top management’s pay? « Letters « TR EMERITUSIt states that “”As our organisation and the operating environment evolve, the
The Temasek Review / Posted 7 minutes ago
It states that “”As our organisation and the operating environment evolve, the need to operate with agility, alignment and accountability has never been more important. It is critical for us to build a strong culture of ownership within our firm and... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
PUC expands rooftop solar energy optionsThe Hawaii Public Utilities Commission approved two new programs on Friday mean
KFVE Honolulu / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission approved two new programs on Friday meant to expand options for customers to install rooftop solar and battery energy storage systems. The "Smart Export" program allows customers to install rooftop solar power... Read more
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Canberra Times
Gandel-backed MyDeal launches online fashion marketplace MyWardrobeGandel family-backed online marketplace MyDeal launched a curated online fashio
Canberra Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Gandel family-backed online marketplace MyDeal launched a curated online fashion marketplace on Tuesday. Sean Senvirtne founded MyDeal in 2012. Photo: Arsineh Houspian The fashion marketplace is launching with 60 boutique brands including Ete... Read more
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Canberra Times
Solomon Lew set to go nuclear on MyerMyer versus Solomon Lew is likely to break out into full-scale war this week fo
Canberra Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Myer versus Solomon Lew is likely to break out into full-scale war this week following Monday's release of the notice of Myer's annual meeting. Not only will Lew vote his 10.8 per cent stake against the appointment of three Myer directors, including... Read more
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Canberra Times
West just a postscript in a tale of three citiesThe rhetoric used in the Greater Sydney Commission's plan for what used to be c
Canberra Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
The rhetoric used in the Greater Sydney Commission's plan for what used to be called Sydney says it all ("Sydney on the move: a tale of three cities", October 23). While the "Eastern Harbour City" has its natural harbour, and the "Central River City"... Read more
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Canberra Times
My plan for Sydney in 2056 won't sit on a shelf gathering dustI've been passionate about urbanism and what makes great cities for decades. As
Canberra Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
I've been passionate about urbanism and what makes great cities for decades. As an older teenager, that passion was about loving the great buildings of Sydney's CBD. As a city councillor and lord mayor, my passion was for the fabric and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Lunch, Packer, action! James steals the limelight ahead of Crown AGM Nobody does the public confessional quite like billionaire James Packer. Of co
Canberra Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
Nobody does the public confessional quite like billionaire James Packer. Of course he chose, The Australian, the local rag of his close mate Lachlan Murdoch, for his latest tell-all which pointed the finger on the circus that has enveloped both... Read more
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