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The Manila Times
USAID mission director conferred Order of SikatunaSeptember 1, 2015 8:05 pm Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario, on beh
USAID mission director conferred Order of Sikatuna
The Manila Times / Posted moments ago
September 1, 2015 8:05 pm Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario, on behalf of President Benigno Aquino 3rd, conferred the Order of Sikatuna with the rank of Maharlika to outgoing US Embassy... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
Eurozone unemployment lowest for 3 yearsUnemployment in the eurozone fell to 10.9 per cent in July, the first time it h
Eurozone unemployment lowest for 3 years
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 3 minutes ago
Unemployment in the eurozone fell to 10.9 per cent in July, the first time it has dipped below 11 per cent since February 2012, raising hopes that economic recovery is taking hold. Joblessness in the 19-nation currency bloc fell from 11.1 per cent... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Taiwan swipe card with porn star image sells out in 4 hoursTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit fe
Taiwan swipe card with porn star image sells out in 4 hours
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 minutes ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit featuring the clothed image of a Japanese porn star sold out within hours overnight via a telephone hotline, despite a storm of opposition. Taiwan's EasyCard Corp. said on... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Eurozone unemployment lowest for 3 yearsUnemployment in the eurozone fell to 10.9 per cent in July, the first time it h
Eurozone unemployment lowest for 3 years
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 minutes ago
Unemployment in the eurozone fell to 10.9 per cent in July, the first time it has dipped below 11 per cent since February 2012, raising hopes that economic recovery is taking hold. Joblessness in the 19-nation currency bloc fell from 11.1 per cent... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
World markets drop after bleak Chinese industry reportTOKYO (AP) - Global stock markets fell sharply Tuesday and Wall Street was set
World markets drop after bleak Chinese industry report
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 minutes ago
TOKYO (AP) - Global stock markets fell sharply Tuesday and Wall Street was set to open lower as gloomy economic data from China and Japan augured further uncertainty for investors after a brutal August. KEEPING SCORE: Britain's FTSE 100 dropped 2.2... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Portugal moves to Plan B in effort to sell rescued bankLISBON, Portugal (AP) - Portugal is having trouble selling Novo Banco, the so-c
Portugal moves to Plan B in effort to sell rescued bank
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 minutes ago
LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Portugal is having trouble selling Novo Banco, the so-called good bank salvaged from last year's collapse of major lender Banco Espirito Santo. The Bank of Portugal said Tuesday it had missed its own Aug. 31 deadline for the... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Kariba in 2 wk water cuts to defaultersKARIBA municipality says it will be disconnecting water supplies en-masse to de
Kariba in 2 wk water cuts to defaulters
New Zimbabwe / Posted 4 minutes ago
KARIBA municipality says it will be disconnecting water supplies en-masse to defaulting residents and companies to force them to settle their ballooning debts. Town Clerk Webster Tembo announced at the weekend that residents and commercial... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Taiwan swipe card with porn star image sells out in 4 hoursTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit fe
Taiwan swipe card with porn star image sells out in 4 hours
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 minutes ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit featuring the clothed image of a Japanese porn star sold out within hours overnight via a telephone hotline, despite a storm of opposition. Taiwan's EasyCard Corp. said on... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
Portugal moves to Plan B in effort to sell rescued bankLISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal is having trouble selling Novo Banco, the so-c
Portugal moves to Plan B in effort to sell rescued bank
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 6 minutes ago
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal is having trouble selling Novo Banco, the so-called good bank salvaged from last year's collapse of major lender Banco Espirito Santo. The Bank of Portugal said Tuesday it had missed its own Aug. 31 deadline for the... Read more
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The Hindu
Government targets to complete land survey by SeptemberThe State Government plans to acquire above 30,000 acres of land for the port a
Government targets to complete land survey by September
The Hindu / Posted 9 minutes ago
The State Government plans to acquire above 30,000 acres of land for the port and for various industries in the petrochemical, oil refinery and food processing sectors. As many as 25 teams of revenue officials have been constituted to survey the... Read more
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The Hindu
Banks must move to marginal cost for new base lending rate: RBIIndian banks have been reluctant to lower their base lending rates, citing high
Banks must move to marginal cost for new base lending rate: RBI
The Hindu / Posted 9 minutes ago
Indian banks have been reluctant to lower their base lending rates, citing high cost of funds, despite the three policy rate cuts by the RBI. The Reserve Bank of India has asked banks to calculate their base lending rates on the basis of the... Read more
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The Hindu
Sensex crashes 587 points to over 1-year lowConsequently, NSE Nifty also slipped below the 7,800-mark by tumbling 185.45 po
Sensex crashes 587 points to over 1-year low
The Hindu / Posted 9 minutes ago
Consequently, NSE Nifty also slipped below the 7,800-mark by tumbling 185.45 points or 2.33 per cent at 7,785.85. Indian market again lost ground today as the benchmark BSE Sensex plummeted by 587 points to close at over one-year low of 25,696.44 on... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Taiwan swipe card with porn star image sells out in 4 hoursTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit fe
Taiwan swipe card with porn star image sells out in 4 hours
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 10 minutes ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit featuring the clothed image of a Japanese porn star sold out within hours overnight via a telephone hotline, despite a storm of opposition. Taiwan's EasyCard Corp. said on... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Eircom Group results show over 280,000 customers on 4GAnnual revenues down slightly as rebrand looms Eircom Group today announced re
Eircom Group results show over 280,000 customers on 4G
techcentral.ie / Posted 10 minutes ago
Annual revenues down slightly as rebrand looms Eircom Group today announced results for the fourth quarter and full year ended 30 June 2015. The announcement comes as eircom prepares to rebrand later this year. Fourth quarter revenue showed an... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Number of building permits plungeThe number of building permits issued in the city dropped in July after a surge
Number of building permits plunge
Crain's New York Business / Posted 10 minutes ago
The number of building permits issued in the city dropped in July after a surge earlier this year. The great rush for housing permits in New York City to lock in the lucrative 421-a tax break for apartment buildings gave way to a precipitous decline... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Smooth industrial robot movements could cut energy consumption by up to 40% The research at Chalmers University of Technology is headed by Professor Beng
Smooth industrial robot movements could cut energy consumption by up to 40%
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 11 minutes ago
The research at Chalmers University of Technology is headed by Professor Bengt Lennartson and includes Kristofer Bengtsson, Oskar Wigström and Sarmad Riazi The energy... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China Takes "10 Steps Back," Slaps 20% Reserve Requirement On Currency ForwardsOvernight, China decided to take steps to reduce "macro financial risks." And
China Takes "10 Steps Back," Slaps 20% Reserve Requirement On Currency Forwards
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 minutes ago
Overnight, China decided to take steps to reduce "macro financial risks." And by that they mean "do something quick to help ease pressure on the yuan" and by extension, on the PBoC’s rapidly depleting FX reserves. To that end, starting October 15... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Gold Up 3.5% In August, Stocks Fall 6% to 12%Today’s Gold Prices: USD 1141.90, EUR 1012.23 and GBP 744.10 per ounce. Gold w
Gold Up 3.5% In August, Stocks Fall 6% to 12%
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 minutes ago
Today’s Gold Prices: USD 1141.90, EUR 1012.23 and GBP 744.10 per ounce. Gold was marginally higher yesterday and closed at $1135.50 per ounce, up $1.10. Silver was 0.3% higher and closed at $14.64 per ounce. Gold rose 3.5% in August as stocks... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US law firm targets Google foes for private damages claimsBRUSSELS: U.S. law firm and class action specialist Hausfeld launched a platfor
US law firm targets Google foes for private damages claims
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 minutes ago
BRUSSELS: U.S. law firm and class action specialist Hausfeld launched a platform on Tuesday to help pursue claims against Google, posing a potential headache for the world's No. 1 Internet search engine amid its regulatory troubles in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
September 1Overnight Media Digest - Oil prices soared Monday, marking their strongest thr
September 1
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 minutes ago
Overnight Media Digest - Oil prices soared Monday, marking their strongest three-day rally since Iraq's 1990 invasion of Kuwait, on doubts the global glut of crude would be as long-lasting as many investors and traders had earlier believed.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Man Group shares fall after report China head helping police probeLONDON/BEIJING: Shares in British hedge fund manager Man Group Plc fell more th
Man Group shares fall after report China head helping police probe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 minutes ago
LONDON/BEIJING: Shares in British hedge fund manager Man Group Plc fell more than 6 percent in early trade on Tuesday following a report the head of its China unit had been taken into custody as part of a probe into the country's recent market... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Great Eastern names Khor Hock Seng as new group CEOSINGAPORE: The former chief executive officer of Aviva Asia, Mr Khor Hock Seng,
Great Eastern names Khor Hock Seng as new group CEO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: The former chief executive officer of Aviva Asia, Mr Khor Hock Seng, will join Great Eastern as the group CEO, the Singapore insurer said on Tuesday (Sep 1). Great Eastern, the insurance arm of Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp (OCBC), said Mr... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indonesia in good position to weather economic storm: IMF chiefJAKARTA: Indonesia is in a stronger position than other emerging economies to w
Indonesia in good position to weather economic storm: IMF chief
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 minutes ago
JAKARTA: Indonesia is in a stronger position than other emerging economies to weather the current economic storm, said International Monetary Fund's (IMF) managing director Christine Lagarde on Tuesday (Sep 1). The IMF chief said the Indonesia of... Read more
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Business Spectator
China presses Macau as gambling revenues plungeAs gambling revenue continues to plummet in Macau, China is trying to force the
China presses Macau as gambling revenues plunge
Business Spectator / Posted 13 minutes ago
As gambling revenue continues to plummet in Macau, China is trying to force the world's casino capital to do something that's never been done before: recreate Las Vegas's business model in Asia. For years China's leaders have urged Macau to... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Schneiderlin: My advice to new Man Utd teammate Anthony MartialThe Monaco striker has passed his United medical ahead of a move worth a fee ri
Schneiderlin: My advice to new Man Utd teammate Anthony Martial
tribalfootball.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Monaco striker has passed his United medical ahead of a move worth a fee rising to €80 million. Schneiderlin said: "I would advise him to ignore it. "There will be much said and written and it is expected that he will score a lot. He needs to... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Taiwan swipe card with porn star image sells out in 4 hoursTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit fe
Taiwan swipe card with porn star image sells out in 4 hours
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 13 minutes ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit featuring the clothed image of a Japanese porn star sold out within hours overnight via a telephone hotline, despite a storm of opposition. Taiwan's EasyCard Corp. said on... Read more
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Business Spectator
Huge purchase by Chinese oil trader stokes confusionA Chinese oil trading company bought record volumes of oil on a regional cash m
Huge purchase by Chinese oil trader stokes confusion
Business Spectator / Posted 13 minutes ago
A Chinese oil trading company bought record volumes of oil on a regional cash market for Middle Eastern crude last month, pushing up benchmark prices and causing confusion about the company's motives among crude buyers and sellers in Asia. Chinaoil,... Read more
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Business Spectator
Gold prices lift as US rate hike eyedGold prices were higher on the London spot market on Tuesday, as the potential
Gold prices lift as US rate hike eyed
Business Spectator / Posted 13 minutes ago
Gold prices were higher on the London spot market on Tuesday, as the potential timing of an impending US interest rate raise continued to move into the long grass. Spot gold prices were up 0.7 per cent at $US1,142.11 a troy ounce in morning European... Read more
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Business Spectator
German, French stocks drop over 3%The German blue-chip DAX 30 stocks index and Paris' CAC 40 index have fallen mo
German, French stocks drop over 3%
Business Spectator / Posted 13 minutes ago
The German blue-chip DAX 30 stocks index and Paris' CAC 40 index have fallen more than 3 per cent in mid-morning trade as investors fretted once again over the state of the flagging Chinese economy. At around 0843 GMT (1843 AEST), the DAX was... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Taiwan swipe card with porn star image sells out in 4 hoursTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit fe
Taiwan swipe card with porn star image sells out in 4 hours
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 15 minutes ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit featuring the clothed image of a Japanese porn star sold out within hours overnight via a telephone hotline, despite a storm of opposition. Taiwan's EasyCard Corp. said on... Read more
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