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DW
South Korea cuts power to Kaesong industrial park in North |South Korea shut off the power and water supply to the Kaesong industrial park
South Korea cuts power to Kaesong industrial park in North |
DW / Posted 2 minutes ago
South Korea shut off the power and water supply to the Kaesong industrial park in North Korea on Friday, a day after the North moved to confiscate assets of companies operating there and kicked out the South's workers. The industrial park had... Read more
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Weekly Times
Strauss makes $1m offer to creditorsTHE owner of failed grain trader Sapphire (SA) Pty Ltd has proposed changes to
Strauss makes $1m offer to creditors
Weekly Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
THE owner of failed grain trader Sapphire (SA) Pty Ltd has proposed changes to the Deed of Company Arrangement to pay business’ creditors. Brenton Strauss, director and ultimate owner of Sapphire (SA), which trades as River City Grain Co., proposed... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Japan stock index down more than 5 percentA wave of selling has hammered major indexes, with the S&P 500 losing nearly 6
Japan stock index down more than 5 percent
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 minutes ago
A wave of selling has hammered major indexes, with the S&P 500 losing nearly 6 percent last week. That was its worst weekly slump since 2011. U.S. stock futures Monday are indicating another steep decline that could pull the index into what Wall... Read more
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Variety
Indonesia to Abolish Foreign Investment Restrictions on Film BusinessThe resource-rich, predominantly Muslim country is one of the largest in Asia,
Indonesia to Abolish Foreign Investment Restrictions on Film Business
Variety / Posted 3 minutes ago
The resource-rich, predominantly Muslim country is one of the largest in Asia, and has huge potential for development in many sectors. In a bid to restart the stalling economy, President Joko Widodo on Thursday announced the partial or full removal... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Origin sells terminal station for $110mEnergy group sells Mortlake station to AusNet as it pursues asset divestments.
Origin sells terminal station for $110m
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Energy group sells Mortlake station to AusNet as it pursues asset divestments. Origin Energy has sold its Mortlake Terminal Station to AusNet Transmission for $110 million as part of a broader plan to offload a number of assets in the energy... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Kiwi dam busters, hostile takeovers, share buy backs and innovationco-authored with Dr Chris Donegan In May last year, veteran corporate raider/a
Kiwi dam busters, hostile takeovers, share buy backs and innovation
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 3 minutes ago
co-authored with Dr Chris Donegan In May last year, veteran corporate raider/activist Carl Icahn lobbied Apple to increase the size of its share buy-back programme. Icahn believed that this action would elevate the stock price, driving Apple to a... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ food prices edge up in JanuaryNew Zealand food prices rose in January, snapping five months of falling prices
NZ food prices edge up in January
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 3 minutes ago
New Zealand food prices rose in January, snapping five months of falling prices. Fruit, vegetables, meat and milk led the rise. The food price index increased 2% in January, having previously fallen 0.8% in December, Statistics New Zealand figures... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Could bankruptcy help you find true happiness?Investment properties aren’t without their pitfalls, as Queenslander Kate Molon
Could bankruptcy help you find true happiness?
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Investment properties aren’t without their pitfalls, as Queenslander Kate Moloney found out when her portfolio collapsed, leaving her bankrupt. Investment properties aren’t without their pitfalls, as Queenslander Kate Moloney found out when her... Read more
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The Courier Mail
BHP talks up Olympic Dam futureSouth Australian project can be globally competitive amid slumping copper price
BHP talks up Olympic Dam future
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
South Australian project can be globally competitive amid slumping copper prices, miner says. South Australia’s Olympic Dam mine can be globally competitive amid a slump in copper prices, BHP Billiton says. The mining giant has slashed cash costs... Read more
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The Courier Mail
ANZ taps yen-denominated debt marketBanking group to raise around $250m through yen-denominated subordinated notes
ANZ taps yen-denominated debt market
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Banking group to raise around $250m through yen-denominated subordinated notes issue. ANZ will tap the debt markets to raise around $250 million with a subordinated notes issuing denominated in the Japanese currency. The bank put a 1.183 per cent... Read more
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The Courier Mail
A chance for China to overcome its growth hurdleGeopolitical and economic constraints threaten to stall China’s development, bu
A chance for China to overcome its growth hurdle
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Geopolitical and economic constraints threaten to stall China’s development, but technology could provide a solution. A behemoth in need of better technology As Beijing moves incrementally away from its export-oriented economic model — the very... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Burlington officials discuss adding exit to I-40BURLINGTON, N.C. -- The Burlington City Council held its annual retreat Thursda
Burlington officials discuss adding exit to I-40
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 3 minutes ago
BURLINGTON, N.C. -- The Burlington City Council held its annual retreat Thursday, and one item on the agenda -- though far from a done deal -- has generated a lot of excitement. Officials discussed the possibility of the Tucker Street Interchange --... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Valentine’s Day – Kiwi growers a better pickLove is in the air as Valentine’s Day approaches, but it’s buyer beware when it
Valentine’s Day – Kiwi growers a better pick
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 minutes ago
Love is in the air as Valentine’s Day approaches, but it’s buyer beware when it comes to choosing a longer-lasting, pesticide-free bloom.Picking from a Kiwi rose grower instead of the influx of imported bouquets could make all the difference at home... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Ford announces 4 new SUVsIn attempt to turn around sluggish sales and appeal to millennials, Ford announ
Ford announces 4 new SUVs
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 3 minutes ago
In attempt to turn around sluggish sales and appeal to millennials, Ford announced Thursday that it is launching four new sport-utility vehicle lines. According to Autodata, Ford saw a 12.2 percent decline in sedan sales in January 2016 compared to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Don’t fall for a catphish this Valentine's DayFriday, 12 February 2016, 4:13 pmPress Release: NZ Bankers' Association 12 Febr
Don’t fall for a catphish this Valentine's Day
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 minutes ago
Friday, 12 February 2016, 4:13 pmPress Release: NZ Bankers' Association 12 February 2016 Don’t fall hook, line and sinker for a catphish this Valentine’s DayThe New Zealand Bankers’ Association (NZBA)... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
CONTACT 13: Nevada getting nothing from billion dollar mortgage settlementMorgan Stanley is paying $2.6 billion for its role in the country's mortgage me
CONTACT 13: Nevada getting nothing from billion dollar mortgage settlement
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 4 minutes ago
Morgan Stanley is paying $2.6 billion for its role in the country's mortgage meltdown. Nevada won't be getting a piece of the pie. This settlement is based on Morgan Stanley's marketing of mortgage backed securities. The bank acknowledging that it... Read more
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dna
SBI net profit nosedives, other banks follow the leaderThe Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) inspection of banks' books continued to hit t
SBI net profit nosedives, other banks follow the leader
dna / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) inspection of banks' books continued to hit the profits of public sector banks with some of them reporting huge losses on Thursday. State Bank of India (SBI), India's largest lender, reported a 61.7% plunge in its... Read more
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dna
Global economic pressures pose risks to US economy: Janet YellenUS Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned on Thursday that global economi
Global economic pressures pose risks to US economy: Janet Yellen
dna / Posted 7 minutes ago
US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned on Thursday that global economic pressures pose risks to the US economy but said it's too soon to know whether those risks are severe enough to alter the Fed's interest-rate policies. Yellen said the... Read more
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dna
Balance-sheet purge necessary for healthy banks, says RBI governorBand-aids are not sufficient and deeper surgery is needed to clean up the balan
Balance-sheet purge necessary for healthy banks, says RBI governor
dna / Posted 7 minutes ago
Band-aids are not sufficient and deeper surgery is needed to clean up the balance-sheets of banks, according to the Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan. Speaking at the Banking Summit organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)... Read more
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dna
Here's how much yesterday's stock market crash cost investorsThe carnage in the stock market on Thursday made Dalal Street investors poorer
Here's how much yesterday's stock market crash cost investors
dna / Posted 7 minutes ago
The carnage in the stock market on Thursday made Dalal Street investors poorer by over Rs 3 lakh crore, where the benchmark Sensex tumbled by more than 800 points, amid a massive sell-off in banking shares and worries over global economic... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
MTS Ad Campaign Touts New Website, Trolley CarsCommuters board the San Diego Trolley near Old Town on June 20, 2013. The San
MTS Ad Campaign Touts New Website, Trolley Cars
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 minutes ago
Commuters board the San Diego Trolley near Old Town on June 20, 2013. The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System presented a three-month advertising campaign to its board of directors Thursday, as the agency seeks to show off its redesigned website,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego Housing Commission Looks At Mayor's Homeless PlanRick Gentry, CEO of the San Diego Housing Commission explains how the mayor's h
San Diego Housing Commission Looks At Mayor's Homeless Plan
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 minutes ago
Rick Gentry, CEO of the San Diego Housing Commission explains how the mayor's housing plan will work, Feb. 10, 2016. The city’s ambitious plan to house 1,000 homeless military veterans relies on a one-time infusion of local cash. Two years ago, the... Read more
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dna
Asian markets slide as fears of health of European banks add to global gloomAsian shares slid on Friday as mounting concerns about the health of European b
Asian markets slide as fears of health of European banks add to global gloom
dna / Posted 7 minutes ago
Asian shares slid on Friday as mounting concerns about the health of European banks further threatened a global economic outlook already under strain from falling oil prices and slowdown in China and other emerging markets. The prices of yen, gold... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Sales tax revenue drops in Midland, OdessaLess people are spending money with the oil industry slow down. That means less
Sales tax revenue drops in Midland, Odessa
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 minutes ago
Less people are spending money with the oil industry slow down. That means less sales tax money is coming in to Midland and Odessa. The latest numbers are in and they dropped quite a bit. "Since sales tax is a consumption tax, it's something that... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Chicago transit overhaul gets $156M in new federal fundsAnother $125 million on top of that is written into President Barack Obama’s fi
Chicago transit overhaul gets $156M in new federal funds
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Another $125 million on top of that is written into President Barack Obama’s fiscal 2017 budget proposal. But that money would still have to make it through Congress before it could become new track and signals for the Chicago Transit Authority’s Red... Read more
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Brisbane Times
BHP Billiton's Olympic Dam boss says cost-cutting paying off and production on trackBHP Billiton's boss of the Olympic Dam mine says there's every reason to be con
BHP Billiton's Olympic Dam boss says cost-cutting paying off and production on track
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
BHP Billiton's boss of the Olympic Dam mine says there's every reason to be confident the mine can be globally competitive and low-cost. 120km of new underground tunnels will be built over the next five years, and 550 jobs have been cut in the past... Read more
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Herald.ie
Disputed sea wall can be lowered in some places, says expert report Laura Larkin – 12 February 2016 02:30 AM Dr Jimmy Murphy has published his d
Disputed sea wall can be lowered in some places, says expert report
Herald.ie / Posted 8 minutes ago
Laura Larkin – 12 February 2016 02:30 AM Dr Jimmy Murphy has published his draft report on the sea wall, which has been compared to the "Berlin Wall" and a "prison wall" by... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
SocMed_HIV_160125_1725-02The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast
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Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast Asia, with 7,107 islands spanning more than 300,000 square kilometers of territory. It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines... Read more
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Breitbart
Sanders: ‘Real Unemployment Is Close to 10%’ Please enable Javascript to watch this video Sanders said, “I do believe tha
Sanders: ‘Real Unemployment Is Close to 10%’
Breitbart / Posted 9 minutes ago
Please enable Javascript to watch this video Sanders said, “I do believe that in the year 2016, we have to look in terms of public education, as colleges — as part of public education, making public... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Ford announces 4 new SUVsIn attempt to turn around sluggish sales and appeal to millennials, Ford announ
Ford announces 4 new SUVs
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 11 minutes ago
In attempt to turn around sluggish sales and appeal to millennials, Ford announced Thursday that it is launching four new sport-utility vehicle lines. According to Autodata, Ford saw a 12.2 percent decline in sedan sales in January 2016 compared to... Read more
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