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Zero Hedge
Bad Ideas About Money, Bitcoin, and Gold Report 20 Aug 2017Most false or irrational ideas about money are not new. For example, take the i
Zero Hedge / Posted moments ago
Most false or irrational ideas about money are not new. For example, take the idea that government can just fix the price of one monetary asset against another. Some people think that we can have a gold standard by such a decree today. This idea goes... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Ethereum Soars Near Record High As Hard Fork Sparks Buying FeverThe rise of crypto currency has litigated and won the case, as witnessed by wor
Zero Hedge / Posted moments ago
The rise of crypto currency has litigated and won the case, as witnessed by world populations and governments that central banks are not necessary and that the central banks can quickly and efficiently be replaced! I prefer a cash option, being a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turkey-Singapore FTA to come into force in OctoberSINGAPORE: The Turkey-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (TRSFTA) will come into fo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted moments ago
SINGAPORE: The Turkey-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (TRSFTA) will come into force on Oct 1 after it was ratified on Monday (Aug 21), announced Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim at a joint press... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Mart Expands Grocery Service with Uber to 2 More MarketsNEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is expanding its grocery delivery service with ride-hai
Arkansas Business / Posted a minute ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is expanding its grocery delivery service with ride-hailing service Uber to two more markets — Dallas and Orlando, Florida. The world's largest retailer had launched a pilot grocery service with Uber last year in Phoenix and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Group: COA can’t cancel BOT contracts funded by private fundsThe Commission on Audit. (File photo from the Philippine Daily Inquirer) The C
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Commission on Audit. (File photo from the Philippine Daily Inquirer) The Commission on Audit (COA) has no authority to cancel Build-Operate Transfer (BOT) contracts that is funded by private funds, a consumer group said in a statement. The... Read more
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The Star
Thai c.bank considers measures to limit FX speculation, baht slipsVachira says some market players might have taken the opportunity to speculate
The Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
Vachira says some market players might have taken the opportunity to speculate on regional currencies which exerted pressure on the baht. - Reuters pic BANGKOK: Thailand’s central bank said on Monday it had observed occasional increases in the... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Alabaster takes step on I-65 widening projectBy NEAL WAGNER / Managing Editor ALABASTER – The Alabaster City Council took o
Alabaster Reporter / Posted 6 minutes ago
By NEAL WAGNER / Managing Editor ALABASTER – The Alabaster City Council took one of the first major steps toward widening Interstate 65 to exit 238 during a recent meeting, as it approved an agreement with the Alabama Department of Transportation... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Gas prices drop in Jacksonville but could rise this weekGas prices slipped a couple of cents in the past week, but they could rise this
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 minutes ago
Gas prices slipped a couple of cents in the past week, but they could rise this week. The national average for a gallon of regular gas fell 2 cents in the past week to $2.33, according AAA’s weekly report. The average in Florida dropped 2 cents to... Read more
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The Star
Wall St edges lower, led by tech and financial stocksAt 9:39am ET (Monday), the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 8.78 points, o
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
At 9:39am ET (Monday), the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 8.78 points, or 0.04%, at 21,665.73. The AFP photo shows traders working on the New York Stock Exchange floor. NEW YORK: Wall Street edged lower in late morning trading on Monday, led... Read more
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Market Watch
Pay TV avoids losing more than a million subscribers with advent of new streaming servicesTraditional pay TV, including cable and satellite, was supposed to lose more th
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Traditional pay TV, including cable and satellite, was supposed to lose more than a million subscribers during the second quarter. The industry was supposed to experience accelerated rates of cord-cutting. There was supposed to be pandemonium. It was... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Tax-Free Home Living for NJ University PresidentRecords show the New Jersey home where the president of Rowan University lives
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 7 minutes ago
Records show the New Jersey home where the president of Rowan University lives has been made tax exempt after the university's foundation bought it for $925,000. Harrison Township Administrator Mark Gravinese tells NJ.com the university was granted... Read more
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Market Watch
Johnson Controls shares rally 4% on news of accelerated CEO transitionShares of diversified industrial company Johnson Controls Inc. JCI, +3.78% rose
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Shares of diversified industrial company Johnson Controls Inc. JCI, +3.78% rose about 4% Monday, after the company announced an accelerated management transition that will put current Chief Operating Officer George Oliver in charge from Sept. 1.... Read more
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The Irish Times
Intel’s new processors set to deliver the biggest bump in PC performance in yearsIntel Corp, the biggest maker of semiconductors, has said its new processors ar
The Irish Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
Intel Corp, the biggest maker of semiconductors, has said its new processors are going to deliver the biggest bump in performance that personal computer users have experienced in years. The eighth generation of its Core line will provide as much as... Read more
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The Irish Times
Longford renewable energy company builds US presenceA Longford-based renewable energy company has begun building a US presence. Th
The Irish Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
A Longford-based renewable energy company has begun building a US presence. The company’s ISP is a pole that uses wind and solar power to charge itself off the grid. The pole also records data about air pollutants. Commenting on the news, Gerry... Read more
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Market Watch
S&P 500 extends the August downturn, major support within striking distanceU.S. stocks are mixed early Monday, treading water against a still softening te
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
U.S. stocks are mixed early Monday, treading water against a still softening technical backdrop. In the process, the S&P 500 has dropped within view of notable support — S&P 2,416, matching a former FAANG-induced low — and this area defines an... Read more
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Market Watch
The Dow industrials struggle to retain grip on key, short-term bullish trend lineThe Dow Jones Industrial Average on Monday briefly traded below an important tr
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average on Monday briefly traded below an important trend line in early Monday trade, underscoring a steady deterioration of the benchmark's bullish trajectory. The Dow DJIA, +0.04% which was currently paring its losses,... Read more
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The Register
Get hyped: Cisco makes $320m intentions known to startup SpringpathWhen Cisco realised it needed to get more server skin in the hyperconverged inf
The Register / Posted 8 minutes ago
When Cisco realised it needed to get more server skin in the hyperconverged infrastructure appliance (HCIA) game being led by Nutanix and Simplivity than meet-in-the-channel deals, it struck up a relationship with Springpath and its HALO... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tata Motors to fuel business with Rs 4,000-crore investmentSaddled with losses in its domestic commercial and passenger vehicle business,
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
Saddled with losses in its domestic commercial and passenger vehicle business, homegrown auto major Tata Motors on Monday reiterated its turnaround plan focused on cost reduction, new products, and bringing in efficiencies in the supply chain. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
McDonald's may go off menu at all 169 outlets in North and EastSoon McDonald’s, the country’s largest burger chain, might shut down all its 16
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
Soon McDonald’s, the country’s largest burger chain, might shut down all its 169 outlets in North and East India. While, the decision has not been finalised, it seems inevitable with McDonald’s India terminating the franchise agreement for the... Read more
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Business Standard India
As power shifts back to Bengaluru, Infy's hiring plans in US may take a hitWith Bengaluru being the power centre again Infosys, in place of Silicon Valley
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
With Bengaluru being the power centre again Infosys, in place of Silicon Valley, the company could face a setback in its ambitious plan to hire more than 10,000 people in the US. Vishal Sikka's resignation dents its image as an employer of choice for... Read more
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Business Standard India
HDFC Life IPO: Not much room to bargainA finer reading of HDFC Life’s draft red herring prospectus could prompt invest
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
A finer reading of HDFC Life’s draft red herring prospectus could prompt investors to question if the mega-merger of HDFC Life and Max Life is truly a missed opportunity, particularly for HDFC Life. That may seem justified looking at the way the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Balanced advantage funds an emerging categoryEquity-oriented funds with an in-built dynamic asset allocation are the new eme
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
Equity-oriented funds with an in-built dynamic asset allocation are the new emerging category in the growing mutual funds industry. With India's stock markets at record highs, a trend is being seen among investors opting for schemes that offer asset... Read more
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Business Standard India
Economists' expectations of GDP growth: From 6.1% to 6.7% for Q1The economy is likely to expand in the range 6.1-6.7 per cent in the first quar
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
The economy is likely to expand in the range 6.1-6.7 per cent in the first quarter (Q1) of the current financial year (FY18), largely on the back of agriculture and government expenditure, against 6.1 per cent in the fourth quarter of the previous... Read more
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Business Standard India
PPA renegotiation, cancellation may impact investment in clean energy: IcraThe recent attempts by state-owned distribution utilities (discoms) in states l
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
The recent attempts by state-owned distribution utilities (discoms) in states like Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh to renegotiate or cancel signed power purchase agreements (PPAs) with the wind and solar power developers are likely to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Honda Motorcycle to launch two new vehicles in FY18Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) has said that it would launch two new v
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) has said that it would launch two new vehicles during the current fiscal to support its target of six million units for FY18. The company also said that of the total production, it is looking at around 5-5.5... Read more
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Business Standard India
Shipping ministry seeks govt nod for maritime fundThe Ministry of Shipping has sought the government’s approval for setting up a
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Ministry of Shipping has sought the government’s approval for setting up a maritime development fund that will meet the financing needs of the entire maritime sector, including shipbuilding. According to sources, this is part of the long-term... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tata's Indian Hotels to raise up to Rs 1,500 cr via rights issueFunds are being raised to "meet the company's long-term financing needs for cap
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
Funds are being raised to "meet the company's long-term financing needs for capital expenditure, growth plans and debt repayment", Indian Hotels Company Ltd (IHCL) said in a filing to the BSE. The board of directors of the company at its meeting... Read more
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Business Standard India
After 67-year long turnaround, Bengal Chemicals faces challenges to upscaleBengal Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals (BCPL), India's first indigenous pharmaceu
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
Bengal Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals (BCPL), India's first indigenous pharmaceuticals company still faces major challenges on the financial front, which might hinder the company's growth in the coming days. The primary concern, which plagues the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt gets Rs 42k cr tax so far in first filing under GST, may swell furtherAs much as Rs 42,000 crore has already come in as taxes so far in the first mon
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
As much as Rs 42,000 crore has already come in as taxes so far in the first monthly filing under the new goods and services tax (GST) regime and the revenues are expected to swell further as the filing cycle closes this later this week. A senior... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
New Mexico has yet to spend all water project moneySANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico authorized over $83 million in capital outlay
KTXS Abilene / Posted 13 minutes ago
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico authorized over $83 million in capital outlay funding for dozens of water infrastructure projects across the state in 2014, and more than one third has yet to be spent. A review by analysts with the Legislative... Read more
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