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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Shell scopes out LNG tradeMr Asada (left) and John Abbott expand on Shell's LNG plans. Thailand remains
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted moments ago
Mr Asada (left) and John Abbott expand on Shell's LNG plans. Thailand remains an important investment spot for Royal Dutch Shell Plc, which plans to seek more opportunities to expand its liquefied natural gas business here after the LNG trade was... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
PTT on verge of hotel venturePTT is seeking partners for providing budget hotels to be located near its petr
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted moments ago
PTT is seeking partners for providing budget hotels to be located near its petrol stations nationwide. PATIPAT JANTHONG PTT Plc, the national oil and gas conglomerate, is expected to find a partner by November to invest in new budget hotels located... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Revenue probes zero-dollar toursA tour bus waits for Chinese tourists visiting Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall in B
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted moments ago
A tour bus waits for Chinese tourists visiting Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall in Bangkok. NARUPON HINSHIRANAN The Revenue Department is probing tax evasion from more than 10 zero-dollar tour companies, with the combined amount of tax evasion estimated... Read more
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FOX Business
SUV Sales a Bright Spot in the U.S. Auto MarketAuto sales have been rising steadily since 2009, and are just now starting to d
FOX Business / Posted moments ago
Auto sales have been rising steadily since 2009, and are just now starting to drop off as of this August. In this episode of Industry Focus: Industrials, host Sarah Priestley talks with Motley Fool senior auto specialist John Rosevear about what's... Read more
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FOX Business
SUV Sales a Bright Spot in the U.S. Auto MarketAuto sales have been rising steadily since 2009, and are just now starting to d
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Auto sales have been rising steadily since 2009, and are just now starting to drop off as of this August. Continue Reading Below In this episode of Industry Focus: Industrials, host Sarah Priestley talks with Motley Fool senior auto specialist John... Read more
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The Hill
A tax plan that works for the people, not Wall StreetWorking people are tired of hearing how tax giveaways for Wall Street billionai
The Hill / Posted a minute ago
Working people are tired of hearing how tax giveaways for Wall Street billionaires and corporations will supposedly trickle down to the rest of us. Too many politicians and pundits want us to believe our country is broke, and we have no choice but to... Read more
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NBC Miami
Donations Collected in South Florida Heading To Puerto RicoSouth Florida residents are stepping up donations to Puerto Rico to meet desper
NBC Miami / Posted 2 minutes ago
South Florida residents are stepping up donations to Puerto Rico to meet desperate need for fresh food and water after Hurricane Maria overwhelmed the island. Just days after Maria tore through the island as a Category 4 storm, which largely... Read more
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Finance Asia
Unilever buys Carver Korea for $2.7bThe Anglo-Dutch consumer group acquires the skincare business from Bain Capital
Finance Asia / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Anglo-Dutch consumer group acquires the skincare business from Bain Capital and Goldman Sachs, buying into the "hallyu" wave of cultural influence. The “Korean wave” of cultural influence, or hallyu in Korean,... Read more
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B&T
SUVs & Small Cars Drive Growth in Automotive Ad Spend: SMIAustralia’s SUV, micro/small cars and automotive parts/accessories categories r
B&T / Posted 2 minutes ago
Australia’s SUV, micro/small cars and automotive parts/accessories categories reported the biggest increases in advertising expenditure in the second quarter of 2017, while the total automotive category grew its ad spend in the same period, according... Read more
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TheBull
Nufarm posts sharp rise in FY profitAgricultural chemicals supplier Nufarm's full-year profit has soared to $114.46
TheBull / Posted 6 minutes ago
Agricultural chemicals supplier Nufarm's full-year profit has soared to $114.46 million, compared to last year's $27.5 million which was heavily impacted by restructuring costs. Revenue for the year to July 31 rose 11.5 per cent at $3.11 billion, as... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Healthcare giant offering early retirement packagesLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Looking to shed costs in the wake of the failed merger
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 10 minutes ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Looking to shed costs in the wake of the failed merger with Aetna, Humana has announced that it is offering early retirement to employees who are age 55 and older. Workers who choose early retirement will get a severance... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Bill Evans just outlined why the RBA should not hike interest rates next yearA false start to RBA rate hike talk? Richard Martin / POOL / Getty Images Ther
Business Insider Australia / Posted 11 minutes ago
A false start to RBA rate hike talk? Richard Martin / POOL / Getty Images There’s been a distinct shift in mindset towards the outlook for Australian interest rates over the past month. Gone are the days of rates being on hold for the foreseeable... Read more
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WA Today
ASX set to nudge higherCrop protection group Nufarm has tipped more earnings growth after posting a 31
WA Today / Posted 11 minutes ago
Crop protection group Nufarm has tipped more earnings growth after posting a 316 per cent jump in net profit to $114.5 million for the 12 months to July 31. The profit result was slightly less than consensus forecast for $118 million. However a 12... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Hurricane Maria is a nightmare for Puerto Rico's economyMaria victims try to each loved onesRelated Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Hurr
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 11 minutes ago
Maria victims try to each loved onesRelated Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Hurricane Maria has devastated Puerto Rico and upended the lives of millions of Americans. It's also left billions of dollars in damage that will wreak havoc on the island's... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Erlanger Continuing Unprecedented Earnings, Market Share GrowthErlanger Health Systems continues on a roll - earning a profit of almost $10 mi
The Chattanoogan / Posted 17 minutes ago
Erlanger Health Systems continues on a roll - earning a profit of almost $10 million in the last fiscal year and upping admissions over nine percent. Britt Tabor, chief financial officer, said fiscal year 207 "continued the extremely strong growth... Read more
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Zero Hedge
If Economists Are So Smart, Why Are They Always Wrong?What is wrong with Historical School of Economics? ".... Based on my 40+ years
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 minutes ago
What is wrong with Historical School of Economics? ".... Based on my 40+ years of observing and studying the economy and investments, I have formed some guidelines which have worked for me...." - Where is money created, where do these funds flow... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Forget Taxes: What if Estonia Made More Money Selling Services?$60 Billion plus is the U.S. dollar equivalent to how much Bitcoin is currently
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 minutes ago
$60 Billion plus is the U.S. dollar equivalent to how much Bitcoin is currently in circulation. That amount of money would keep the Estonian government running at current expenditures for almost 60 years. $60 billion is more than double Estonia's... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why Governments Can't Stop Bitcoin: Atomic Swaps & Decentralized Crypto ExchangesAuthored by Louis Cammarosano via Smaulgld.com, Centralized vs Decentralized E
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 minutes ago
Authored by Louis Cammarosano via Smaulgld.com, Centralized vs Decentralized Exchanges Cryptocurrencies are decentralized products traded largely on centralized exchanges. Cryptocurrency proponents note that an advantage of cryptocurrencies like... Read more
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NZCity
Kathmandu lifts annual profit 14pcKathmandu Holdings lifted annual profit 14 per cent in 2017 as sales grew in Ne
NZCity / Posted 21 minutes ago
Kathmandu Holdings lifted annual profit 14 per cent in 2017 as sales grew in New Zealand and Australia, while it cut its debt levels to record lows. Net profit rose to $38 million, or 18.7 cents per share, in the 12 months ended July 31, from... Read more
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Mumbrella
RACQ launches RACQ Bank offering 'more for members'RACQ has launched RACQ Bank as part of its latest brand platform ‘more for memb
Mumbrella / Posted 23 minutes ago
RACQ has launched RACQ Bank as part of its latest brand platform ‘more for members’. Created by Clemenger BBDO Brisbane, the ad shows all different customers using a 3D Google Tilt Brush effect to represent the “more” people want in life. “If life... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NBI probe Marcos ‘legacy’ scammersP30 DREAMS Thousands throng the University of the Philippines Los Baños campus
Inquirier.net / Posted 24 minutes ago
P30 DREAMS Thousands throng the University of the Philippines Los Baños campus to claim the million pesos promised them by a cooperative, in exchange for a P30 booklet on Marcos’ “achievements” they had to buy. —PHOTOS BY KIMMY BARAOIDAN Justice... Read more
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Market Watch
SEC staff forced to tell chairman about hack when stolen data used by inside traderSecurities and Exchange Commission lawyers reluctantly realized while investiga
Market Watch / Posted 26 minutes ago
Securities and Exchange Commission lawyers reluctantly realized while investigating an insider-trading case in August that it was time to tell new chairman Jay Clayton about a major breach of the agency’s systems that happened in 2016. Why now?... Read more
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EuroNews
Canada's Lucara sells world's largest uncut diamond for $53 millionVANCOUVER (Reuters) – A tennis ball-sized rough diamond unearthed nearly two ye
EuroNews / Posted 26 minutes ago
VANCOUVER (Reuters) – A tennis ball-sized rough diamond unearthed nearly two years ago by Canada’s Lucara Diamond Corp has been sold for $53 million (39.36 million pounds), the Vancouver-based company said on Monday. The 1,109-carat stone, which is... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Latino community in Birmingham looking to help Puerto Rico and MexicoMembers of the Latino community are hoping to raise support for friends and rel
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 27 minutes ago
Members of the Latino community are hoping to raise support for friends and relatives in Puerto Rico and Mexico. "This is no different how we helped with Texas and Florida as well," Theresa De Leon said. Theresa De Leon is a Birmingham firefighter.... Read more
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The Star
US ventures decided by investment committeeKUALA LUMPUR: The decision to invest in the United States was made by the count
The Star / Posted 27 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The decision to invest in the United States was made by the country’s investment committee and professionals, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. He said that neither he nor politicians made the decision or instructed the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
GEORGIA FOOD STAMPS: If you lost food during Hurricane Irma power outages, SNAP benefits may replace itATLANTA - Benefits from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program have been
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 28 minutes ago
ATLANTA - Benefits from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program have been issued for recipients in 69 Georgia counties who lost food during power outages caused by Hurricane Irma. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition... Read more
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Scotsman
Blane Dodds:‘Time is now to make change for the better’Blane Dodds is “confident” golf club members in Scotland will cough up an estim
Scotsman / Posted 31 minutes ago
Blane Dodds is “confident” golf club members in Scotland will cough up an estimated additional £10 in their subscription fee from next years onwards as part of a plan to give the sport a £4 million boost. That target also includes a proposal to... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Fiscal supervisors: Niles making “tremendous strides”For the first time since the state auditor declared the city in fiscal emergenc
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 31 minutes ago
For the first time since the state auditor declared the city in fiscal emergency nearly three years ago, its fiscal supervisors had nothing but good news for the commission that has overseen Niles spending since the declaration was issued. “It’s all... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Kathmandu lifts annual profit 14%Kathmandu Holdings lifted annual profit 14 per cent in 2017 as sales grew in Ne
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 32 minutes ago
Kathmandu Holdings lifted annual profit 14 per cent in 2017 as sales grew in New Zealand and Australia, while it cut its debt levels to record lows. Net profit rose to $NZ38 million, or 18.7 NZ cents a share, in the 12 months ended July 31, from... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Taoiseach vows no sudden property tax rises | Irish Examiner Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Daniel McConnell and Elaine L
Irish Examiner / Posted 34 minutes ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Daniel McConnell and Elaine Loughlin Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has promised to work “might and main” to protect... Read more
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