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The Courier Mail
Speculation rife over budget day rate cutThe Reserve Bank may cut interest rates to a historic low just hours before the
Speculation rife over budget day rate cut
The Courier Mail / Posted moments ago
The Reserve Bank may cut interest rates to a historic low just hours before the federal budget is handed down today. Economists are divided over whether the central bank will slash its interest rate to a record low of 1.75 per cent or hold it steady... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Oceania Natural shares up 7% despite missed targetsShares in the newly listed food supplements maker Oceania Natural [NXT: ONL] ro
Oceania Natural shares up 7% despite missed targets
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted moments ago
Shares in the newly listed food supplements maker Oceania Natural [NXT: ONL] rose 7% in trading yesterday despite failing to meet company targets on revenue, distributor sales, and gross margin. The company is listed on the NZX's NXT platform, which... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Ralec misrepresented relationship with grain handlers, NZX lawyers sayThe former owners of the Australian Clear Grain Exchange made false representat
Ralec misrepresented relationship with grain handlers, NZX lawyers say
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted a minute ago
The former owners of the Australian Clear Grain Exchange made false representations about their relationships with Australian grain handlers, Wellington's High Court has heard. Ralec is facing stock market operator NZX in what's expected to be a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NZ dollar heads higher as greenback dipsThe New Zealand dollar rose above 70 US cents overnight as the US dollar weaken
NZ dollar heads higher as greenback dips
The Courier Mail / Posted a minute ago
The New Zealand dollar rose above 70 US cents overnight as the US dollar weakened after US manufacturing activity slipped in April, raising concern about the pace of its economic recovery. The kiwi gained to 70.09 US cents at 8am in Wellington, from... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar pops above US70c as greenback weakens on manufacturing dataThe New Zealand dollar rose above 70 US cents overnight as the US dollar weaken
NZ dollar pops above US70c as greenback weakens on manufacturing data
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted a minute ago
The New Zealand dollar rose above 70 US cents overnight as the US dollar weakened after a report showed US manufacturing activity slipped in April, raising concern about the pace of recovery in the world's largest economy. The kiwi gained to 70.09... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Homes give construction spending a bumpWASHINGTON — U.S. construction spending advanced in March to its highest level
Homes give construction spending a bump
Finance and Commerce / Posted a minute ago
WASHINGTON — U.S. construction spending advanced in March to its highest level in more than eight years. Gains in home building and nonresidential construction offset a drop in government projects. Construction spending rose 0.3 percent in March... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Mediaworks And NBCuniversal Announce Joint VentureTuesday, 3 May 2016, 8:59 amPress Release: MediaworksMediaworks And NBCuniversa
Mediaworks And NBCuniversal Announce Joint Venture
Scoop.co.nz / Posted a minute ago
Tuesday, 3 May 2016, 8:59 amPress Release: MediaworksMediaworks And NBCuniversal International Networks Announce a Joint Venture in New Zealandto Launch Bravo – a New Free-to-Air TV Channel•... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Index: Homes under $200K in shortest supplyWhile there were about half as many homes for sale this spring in the Twin Citi
Index: Homes under $200K in shortest supply
Finance and Commerce / Posted a minute ago
While there were about half as many homes for sale this spring in the Twin Cities as there were 10 years ago, the supply is thinnest for those looking for homes priced less than $200,000. That’s according to the latest Minneapolis St. Paul... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Correction to Mr Peters' Misleading Statements• The Company is legally bound to complete the transaction once the remaining c
Correction to Mr Peters' Misleading Statements
Scoop.co.nz / Posted a minute ago
• The Company is legally bound to complete the transaction once the remaining conditions have been satisfied. • If the remaining conditions are satisfied and the Company does not proceed to complete its side of the bargain, it will be in breach of... Read more
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International Business Times
Consensus 2016: State of Delaware open for blockchain business The State of Delaware is open for blockchain business and has announced a new c
Consensus 2016: State of Delaware open for blockchain business
International Business Times / Posted a minute ago
The State of Delaware is open for blockchain business and has announced a new category of financial instrument – "distributed ledger shares". Delaware Governor Jack Markell took to the stage at the kick-off of the blockchain and Bitcoin industry... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dimension Data Appoints New CEO for Asia PacificTuesday, 3 May 2016, 9:24 amPress Release: Dimension DataDimension Data Appoint
Dimension Data Appoints New CEO for Asia Pacific
Scoop.co.nz / Posted a minute ago
Tuesday, 3 May 2016, 9:24 amPress Release: Dimension DataDimension Data Appoints New Chief Executive Officer for Asia PacificFormer SAP Senior Vice President and Head of Services, John Lombard, takes... Read more
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Reuters
Obama administration urges Congress to act on Puerto Rico crisisA woman carries bags while walking in a commercial area with stores either clos
Obama administration urges Congress to act on Puerto Rico crisis
Reuters / Posted 2 minutes ago
A woman carries bags while walking in a commercial area with stores either closed or offered for sale in San Juan, Puerto Rico, July 31, 2015. WASHINGTON The Obama administration urged Congress to pass legislation to help Puerto Rico resolve a debt... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Chappaqua
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 StoresThe Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize und
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 Stores
The Daily Voice - Chappaqua / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize under bankruptcy protection, and instead move towards auctioning off all 463 of its stores, according to multiple reports. In March, the company filed for Chapter 11 and... Read more
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Reuters
AIG profit misses expectations for third straight quarterThe AIG logo is seen at its building in New York's financial district March 19,
AIG profit misses expectations for third straight quarter
Reuters / Posted 2 minutes ago
The AIG logo is seen at its building in New York's financial district March 19, 2015. American International Group Inc (AIG.N), the biggest U.S. commercial insurer by premiums, reported a lower-than-expected quarterly operating profit as income from... Read more
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CNBC
Blame Wall Street, Congress for Puerto Rico crisis: ActivistHe also pointed to hedge funds that own Puerto Rican debt, noting that some of
Blame Wall Street, Congress for Puerto Rico crisis: Activist
CNBC / Posted 2 minutes ago
He also pointed to hedge funds that own Puerto Rican debt, noting that some of them also own Argentinian debt. "Guess what — they waited 10 years and they got their pay off. But Puerto Rico is a very, very, very different situation." However,... Read more
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The North West Star
$4b requested for $100m northern beef roads spendStakeholders have submitted $4b in requests for $100m to fund northern beef roa
$4b requested for $100m northern beef roads spend
The North West Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
Stakeholders have submitted $4b in requests for $100m to fund northern beef road improvements. FARM groups and other core stakeholders have submitted about $4 billion in project funding requests to access the $100 million being delivered by the... Read more
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Calcutta News
Joint sea patrol on the cards for Indonesia, Philippines and Malaysia JAKARTA, Indonesia - After ten crew members of two Indonesian vessels were re
Joint sea patrol on the cards for Indonesia, Philippines and Malaysia
Calcutta News / Posted 2 minutes ago
JAKARTA, Indonesia - After ten crew members of two Indonesian vessels were released by Abu Sayyaf militants, Indonesia has now called for increased security in the seas. The... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firmsThe B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firms
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 2 minutes ago
The B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and game makers after warning the annual costs for taxpayers to subsidize their work was threatening to grow exponentially to unjustifiable levels. The province's payout to... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Harrison
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 StoresThe Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize und
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 Stores
The Daily Voice - Harrison / Posted 3 minutes ago
The Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize under bankruptcy protection, and instead move towards auctioning off all 463 of its stores, according to multiple reports. In March, the company filed for Chapter 11 and... Read more
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Abbotsford News
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firmsThe B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firms
Abbotsford News / Posted 3 minutes ago
The B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and game makers after warning the annual costs for taxpayers to subsidize their work was threatening to grow exponentially to unjustifiable levels. The province's payout to... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Enbridge predicts $62M in fines, penalties tied to oil spillMARSHALL, Mich. (AP) - A pipeline company says it expects $62 million in fines
Enbridge predicts $62M in fines, penalties tied to oil spill
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 3 minutes ago
MARSHALL, Mich. (AP) - A pipeline company says it expects $62 million in fines and penalties related to a Michigan oil spill. In a filing Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Enbridge says $55 million represents penalties under... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 StoresThe Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize und
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 Stores
The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize under bankruptcy protection, and instead move towards auctioning off all 463 of its stores, according to multiple reports. In March, the company filed for Chapter 11 and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
ANZ, RBA and the budgetLocal shares are poised to open flat to higher with ANZ's results pending, foll
ANZ, RBA and the budget
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
Local shares are poised to open flat to higher with ANZ's results pending, followed later by the RBA's rate decision and the federal budget. What you need2know SPI futures up 10pts at 5233 at about 6.15am Sydney time AUD fetching 76.57 US cents,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Greenback at lowest in year as rate rise chatter coolsThe greenback fell to the lowest level in almost a year amid speculation that t
Greenback at lowest in year as rate rise chatter cools
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
The greenback fell to the lowest level in almost a year amid speculation that the Fed won't raise interest rates any time soon. The US currency lost ground versus most of its major peers as traders lowered expectations for a rate increase by the... Read more
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BC Local News
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firmsThe B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firms
BC Local News / Posted 5 minutes ago
The B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and game makers after warning the annual costs for taxpayers to subsidize their work was threatening to grow exponentially to unjustifiable levels. The province's payout to... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Australian says he's Bitcoin creator (Australian tech entrepreneur Craig Wright identified himself as the creator of
Australian says he's Bitcoin creator (
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Australian tech entrepreneur Craig Wright identified himself as the creator of controversial digital currency bitcoin, but experts were divided over whether he really was the elusive person who has gone by the name of Satoshi Nakamoto until... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firmsThe B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and
B.C. trims film tax credits for foreign firms
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 6 minutes ago
The B.C. government is trimming its film tax credits for foreign movie, TV and game makers after warning the annual costs for taxpayers to subsidize their work was threatening to grow exponentially to unjustifiable levels. The province's payout to... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Yorktown
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 StoresThe Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize und
Sports Authority Likely To Close All 463 Stores
The Daily Voice - Yorktown / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Sports Authority recently announced that it will not try to re-organize under bankruptcy protection, and instead move towards auctioning off all 463 of its stores, according to multiple reports. In March, the company filed for Chapter 11 and... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Why Disney and Fox Are Breaking From the MainstreamThe companies' content are part of the packages offered to paying subscribers b
Why Disney and Fox Are Breaking From the Mainstream
TheStreet.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
The companies' content are part of the packages offered to paying subscribers by cable and satellite providers. News that Disney and Fox are planning to go over-the-top can't make them very happy. While the situation could turn hairy, it may be... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
U.S. stock indexes post solid gainsNEW YORK - Stocks are closing solidly higher as the market claws back some of t
U.S. stock indexes post solid gains
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
NEW YORK - Stocks are closing solidly higher as the market claws back some of the ground it lost the week before. Casino operator Wynn Resorts jumped 7 percent Monday, one of several consumer stocks to post big gains. Apollo Education, which runs... Read more
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