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Gulf News
Coca-Cola tops second quarter profit forecastsCompany reports second-quarter profit of $3.45b Atlanta: Coca-Cola Co on Wedne
Coca-Cola tops second quarter profit forecasts
Gulf News / Posted moments ago
Company reports second-quarter profit of $3.45b Atlanta: Coca-Cola Co on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $3.45 billion (Dh12.6 billion). The Atlanta-based company said it had net income of 79 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
There's a big problem with Fed statementsThe Federal Reserve is set to release another policy statement on Wednesday aft
There's a big problem with Fed statements
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted moments ago
The Federal Reserve is set to release another policy statement on Wednesday afternoon, explaining its view of the US economy. The statement is likely to be about 500 words long. The length alone is a problem for the Fed's key means of communicating... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, spx, qqq, dia, twtr, db, aapl)Here is what you need to know. Wednesday's a Fed day. The Federal Reserve is w
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, spx, qqq, dia, twtr, db, aapl)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted moments ago
Here is what you need to know. Wednesday's a Fed day. The Federal Reserve is widely expected not to raise its key interest rate at Wednesday's meeting, but Alan Ruskin, the head of G10 FX strategy at Deutsche Bank, says, "By the standards set when... Read more
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New Kerala
Japanese firm invests $101 mn in Columbia hospital - newkerala.com #96500The investment also makes Mitsui join the Columbia Asia board with two Director
Japanese firm invests $101 mn in Columbia hospital - newkerala.com #96500
New Kerala / Posted a minute ago
The investment also makes Mitsui join the Columbia Asia board with two Directors to play a role in its operations. With 27 hospitals and one clinic each in India, Malaysia, Vietnam and Indonesia, Columbia healthcare firm serves Asia's... Read more
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New Kerala
Bank of Baroda partners with 7 Fintech companies - newkerala.com #96496The partnerships would enable the Bank to launch new products, acquire new cust
Bank of Baroda partners with 7 Fintech companies - newkerala.com #96496
New Kerala / Posted a minute ago
The partnerships would enable the Bank to launch new products, acquire new customers, and serve the existing customers better. Speaking on this occasion P S Jayakumar (Managing Director CEO), Bank of Baroda, said, Our industry is going through a... Read more
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Providence Business News
Santander quarterly profit falls as lending margins narrowMADRID - Banco Santander SA’s profit fell in the second quarter as Spain’s bigg
Santander quarterly profit falls as lending margins narrow
Providence Business News / Posted a minute ago
MADRID - Banco Santander SA’s profit fell in the second quarter as Spain’s biggest bank absorbed costs from closing branches and cutting jobs in its home market, where its lending business showed further signs of pressure. Net income fell 50 percent... Read more
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New Kerala
Bharti Airtel's Q1 net profit plunges 30.8 per cent - newkerala.com #96510The consolidated total revenues of the company during the first quarter grew by
Bharti Airtel's Q1 net profit plunges 30.8 per cent - newkerala.com #96510
New Kerala / Posted a minute ago
The consolidated total revenues of the company during the first quarter grew by 7.9 per cent. It has posted Rs 25,546 crore profit for the first quarter in 2016-17 compared to Rs 23,671 crore during the same period in 2015-16. The India revenues for... Read more
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New Kerala
LexisNexis launches Lexis Practical Guidance in India - newkerala.com #96494Mohan Ramaswamy, Managing Director, LexisNexis India - Legal Professional, said
LexisNexis launches Lexis Practical Guidance in India - newkerala.com #96494
New Kerala / Posted a minute ago
Mohan Ramaswamy, Managing Director, LexisNexis India - Legal Professional, said, If you look into the legal process dynamics, you will discover that more than 40% of the time of in-house counsels and partners is spent on drafting, conveyance and... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Best-paid CEOs run some of the worst-performing companiesLONDON — Investors should be wary of CEOs that take home excessive paychecks an
Best-paid CEOs run some of the worst-performing companies
WTKR Norfolk / Posted a minute ago
LONDON — Investors should be wary of CEOs that take home excessive paychecks and bonuses. A new report from MSCI has found that better paid CEOs tend to run worse performing companies, while their underpaid peers achieve significantly better... Read more
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The News-Times
The Best Source of Funding You'll Ever FindAs an early-stage venture capital investor, I see hundreds of business ideas a
The Best Source of Funding You'll Ever Find
The News-Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
As an early-stage venture capital investor, I see hundreds of business ideas a month, and it never ceases to amaze me how many entrepreneurs building a new company come to me for capital as their first option, when in reality I should be their... Read more
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The News-Times
Appeal to Millennials' Minds, Not to Their HeartsCompanies that think we millennials are interested in socially responsible prod
Appeal to Millennials' Minds, Not to Their Hearts
The News-Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Companies that think we millennials are interested in socially responsible products and services simply out of the goodness of our hearts are completely misreading the times. Rather, our interest in “social responsibility” stems in part from the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
I engineered my own ousting. Here’s whyOn June 25, 2017, I’ll turn 60. While this is a milestone for all of the usual
I engineered my own ousting. Here’s why
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 minutes ago
On June 25, 2017, I’ll turn 60. While this is a milestone for all of the usual reasons, there’s also a more unusual reason this date is looming large. At 60, all shareholders in the company I lead, FORREC Ltd., are required to sell their shares. They... Read more
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Food Business Review
MTY completes Kahala Brands’ acquisition for $310m MTY Food Group has that it has completed the acquisition of Kahala Brands for
MTY completes Kahala Brands’ acquisition for $310m
Food Business Review / Posted 4 minutes ago
MTY Food Group has that it has completed the acquisition of Kahala Brands for nearly $310m, including $240m cash. Earlier this month, Scottsdale-based Kahala Brands received its shareholders’... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Twitter Stumbles In Q2, But Dorsey Touts Live Video Deals WANT MORE GREAT STORIES LIKE THIS? Wall Street late yesterday deepened its l
Twitter Stumbles In Q2, But Dorsey Touts Live Video Deals
Sports Business Daily / Posted 4 minutes ago
WANT MORE GREAT STORIES LIKE THIS? Wall Street late yesterday deepened its long-running skepticism of Twitter, sending shares down by nearly 11% in after-hours trading after the S.F.-based... Read more
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iol.co.za
Spur gains on new stores, forexThe group says in a statement to shareholders on Wednesday that restaurant sale
Spur gains on new stores, forex
iol.co.za / Posted 5 minutes ago
The group says in a statement to shareholders on Wednesday that restaurant sales in South Africa grew 13 percent, while sales from international restaurants increased 12.9 percent in rand terms. On a like-for-like basis, stripping out additional... Read more
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iol.co.za
UK’s economy before BrexitThe pickup may mark the end of more than three years of uninterrupted growth. R
UK’s economy before Brexit
iol.co.za / Posted 5 minutes ago
The pickup may mark the end of more than three years of uninterrupted growth. Recent surveys suggest the Brexit vote last month delivered an immediate blow to business and consumer sentiment, with retail sales falling the most in more than four years... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
A third of rented homes in Island ‘are sub-standard’ « Jersey Evening PostALMOST a third of private rental properties in Jersey are sub-standard, the Env
A third of rented homes in Island ‘are sub-standard’ « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
ALMOST a third of private rental properties in Jersey are sub-standard, the Environmental Health Department has claimed as it plans sweeping reforms and a crackdown on rogue landlords. Landlords could soon face legal orders to upgrade their... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Newport BHS closing earlier than expectedBHS in Newport is closing earlier than expected. Picture by Joanna Hunt. THE I
Newport BHS closing earlier than expected
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 7 minutes ago
BHS in Newport is closing earlier than expected. Picture by Joanna Hunt. THE Isle of Wight's BHS branch is set to close next Wednesday, following the high street chain's spiral into administration. It was thought the Newport store would close at... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
FCA reports $352M second-quarter profit with Wall Street watchingThe automaker, under investigation by the federal government for the way it rep
FCA reports $352M second-quarter profit with Wall Street watching
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 minutes ago
The automaker, under investigation by the federal government for the way it reports sales of its cars and trucks, could face tough questions from Wall Street analysts today. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles said Wednesday it earned a profit of $352 million... Read more
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Field Technologies Online
Optimize Service Calls Reduce Costs And Boost RevenuesBy Matt Kresch, Director of Product Marketing for Service by Microsoft Dynamics
Optimize Service Calls Reduce Costs And Boost Revenues
Field Technologies Online / Posted 8 minutes ago
By Matt Kresch, Director of Product Marketing for Service by Microsoft Dynamics CRM Field service is the number one way companies respond to service requests. Doing it wrong leads to return visits and added costs. Companies that do it right enjoy a... Read more
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asianage
Boeing reports first quarterly loss in nearly 7 yearsBoeing also lowered its full-year earnings to the range of $6.10 and $6.30 per
Boeing reports first quarterly loss in nearly 7 years
asianage / Posted 9 minutes ago
Boeing also lowered its full-year earnings to the range of $6.10 and $6.30 per share, from $8.15 and $8.35. New York: Boeing, absorbing billions in write-downs related to two of its newest commercial jets and a military fuel tanker, reported its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bail Out Author Says Economy in TroubleBy Mark Keith Muhumuza and Jonathan Adengo Kampala — An economic consultant be
Bail Out Author Says Economy in Trouble
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
By Mark Keith Muhumuza and Jonathan Adengo Kampala — An economic consultant behind the Shs1.3 trillion cash bailout blueprint has spoken out for the first time, warning that the entire Ugandan economy is distressed and requires urgent government... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fraud Volume Increases By 683 PercentThe total electronic fraud volume recorded in 2015 increased significantly, by
Fraud Volume Increases By 683 Percent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
The total electronic fraud volume recorded in 2015 increased significantly, by 683%, compared to 2014, an annual report by the Nigerian e-Fraud Forum (NeFF) has shown. However, the report said the e-fraud rate in terms of value reduced within the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Obasanjo Urges Merger of Agencies to Curb WastesAbeokuta — Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has called for the merger
Obasanjo Urges Merger of Agencies to Curb Wastes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
Abeokuta — Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has called for the merger of government agencies as part of efforts to curb waste of scarce resources. He made the call yesterday in Abeokuta while addressing members of the Joint Tax Board who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NSSF Against Bailout FundsThe National Social Security Fund (NSSF) has distanced itself from reports that
NSSF Against Bailout Funds
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) has distanced itself from reports that it may be one of the options government can run to to bail out cash-strapped companies. The media has been awash with news of 65 firms which need about Shs 1.3tn to save... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni Backs Shs 1.3 Trillion BailoutBy Edris Kiggundu and Edward Ssekika President Yoweri Museveni yesterday weigh
Museveni Backs Shs 1.3 Trillion Bailout
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
By Edris Kiggundu and Edward Ssekika President Yoweri Museveni yesterday weighed in on the eligibility of the proposed Shs 1.3 trillion bailout plan for local companies choking on debt. He said he supports the bailout, which has drawn public... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stanchart, Crane Bank Most Hurt in BailoutHalf of the Shs 1.3tn bailout package that the private sector companies are see
Stanchart, Crane Bank Most Hurt in Bailout
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 minutes ago
Half of the Shs 1.3tn bailout package that the private sector companies are seeking for will be bagged by two commercial banks; Standard Chartered and Crane - the two banks that had some of the most depressing balance sheets for 2015. According to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FG to Link State Capitals With RailwaysBy Isiaka Wakili And Chris Agabi President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that m
FG to Link State Capitals With Railways
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 minutes ago
By Isiaka Wakili And Chris Agabi President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that most state capitals as well as major commercial and production centres will be linked with rail lines. This, according to him, is to ensure rapid socio-economic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mining Railway Modernization Project Worth DZD50 Billion Entrusted to Public FirmsAlgiers — The Council of Ministers on Tuesday approved a DZD50.6 billion projec
Mining Railway Modernization Project Worth DZD50 Billion Entrusted to Public Firms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 minutes ago
Algiers — The Council of Ministers on Tuesday approved a DZD50.6 billion project by direct agreement" for the first section of the 177 km double-lane mining railroad in the east of the country. The project was entrusted to public companies. This is... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Best-paid CEOs run some of the worst-performing companiesLONDON – Investors should be wary of CEOs that take home excessive paychecks an
Best-paid CEOs run some of the worst-performing companies
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 10 minutes ago
LONDON – Investors should be wary of CEOs that take home excessive paychecks and bonuses. A new report from MSCI has found that better paid CEOs tend to run worse performing companies, while their underpaid peers achieve significantly better... Read more
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