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Darien News-Review
School projects to get Bond Commission approvalAnsonia will receive $1.2 million; Bridgeport, more than $963,000; Danbury, $1.
School projects to get Bond Commission approval
Darien News-Review / Posted a minute ago
Ansonia will receive $1.2 million; Bridgeport, more than $963,000; Danbury, $1.7 million; Derby, $1.2 million; Norwalk, $1.4 million; and Stamford, $255,000. The commission, which meets monthly in the Legislative Office Building, is scheduled for a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
State house sell off in disarray after provider pulls outHousing SpokespersonMEDIA STATEMENT27 May 2016The Government should cancel its
State house sell off in disarray after provider pulls out
Scoop.co.nz / Posted a minute ago
Housing SpokespersonMEDIA STATEMENT27 May 2016The Government should cancel its planned sell-off of state houses after the second big community housing provider pulled out leaving the process in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
TIA dismayed at DOC funding cutsFriday, 27 May 2016, 12:00 pmPress Release: Tourism Industry AotearoaTourism In
TIA dismayed at DOC funding cuts
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 minutes ago
Friday, 27 May 2016, 12:00 pmPress Release: Tourism Industry AotearoaTourism Industry Aotearoa is dismayed by a significant cut in Department of Conservation funding in yesterday’s... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Extra $9.7m for West Coast redevelopment27 May 2016Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says the Government has approved an
Extra $9.7m for West Coast redevelopment
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 minutes ago
27 May 2016Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says the Government has approved an extra $9.7 million in funding to ensure the new Grey Base Hospital is a high quality facility with construction starting next... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Goldsmith to Japan for Nikkei ConferenceMinister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs27 May 2016 Media Statement Commerce
Goldsmith to Japan for Nikkei Conference
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 minutes ago
Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs27 May 2016 Media Statement Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Paul Goldsmith will travel to Japan this weekend to represent the Government at the 2016 Nikkei... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tobacco Tax Hikes May Put Retail Workers At RiskFriday, 27 May 2016, 12:19 pmPress Release: Retail NZRetail NZ is concerned tha
Tobacco Tax Hikes May Put Retail Workers At Risk
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 minutes ago
Friday, 27 May 2016, 12:19 pmPress Release: Retail NZRetail NZ is concerned that the tobacco tax hike announced in yesterday’s budget may make tobacco... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Charity organisation Pact Group backs out of Invercargill social housing contractDunedin-based charity organisation Pact Group has backed out as the sole bidder
Charity organisation Pact Group backs out of Invercargill social housing contract
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 2 minutes ago
Dunedin-based charity organisation Pact Group has backed out as the sole bidder to buy and manage 348 state houses in Invercargill, putting the government's planned tender on hold and delivering a political blow to its social housing devolution... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
PwC supports NZ Milk Futures to manage milk price riskFriday, 27 May 2016, 12:07 pmPress Release: PwC The NZX today launched a NZ Mil
PwC supports NZ Milk Futures to manage milk price risk
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 minutes ago
Friday, 27 May 2016, 12:07 pmPress Release: PwC The NZX today launched a NZ Milk Futures contract that will eventually provide the opportunity... Read more
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Reuters
Verizon turns to former Yahoo bankers for bidA Yahoo logo is pictured in front of a building in Rolle, 30 km (19 miles) east
Verizon turns to former Yahoo bankers for bid
Reuters / Posted 3 minutes ago
A Yahoo logo is pictured in front of a building in Rolle, 30 km (19 miles) east of Geneva, December 12, 2012. NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO Verizon Communications Inc is working on its bid for Yahoo Inc's core assets with an investment bank which was, as... Read more
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Reuters
Short sellers circle Alibaba amid SEC probeA sign of Alibaba Group is seen at CES (Consumer Electronics Show) Asia 2016 in
Short sellers circle Alibaba amid SEC probe
Reuters / Posted 3 minutes ago
A sign of Alibaba Group is seen at CES (Consumer Electronics Show) Asia 2016 in Shanghai, China, May 12, 2016. NEW YORK Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, which disclosed it is under investigation for its accounting practices, has emerged as one of the... Read more
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Reuters
Dollar consolidates as bulls await Yellen speechCurrency signs of Japanese Yen, Euro and the U.S. dollar are seen on a board ou
Dollar consolidates as bulls await Yellen speech
Reuters / Posted 3 minutes ago
Currency signs of Japanese Yen, Euro and the U.S. dollar are seen on a board outside a currency exchange office at Narita International airport, near Tokyo, Japan, March 25, 2016. SYDNEY The dollar stayed in consolidation mode early on Friday after... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Whitehouse honoured for expanded Aldergrove border crossingLynn Whitehouse recently retired from her 30 year stint as executive director o
Whitehouse honoured for expanded Aldergrove border crossing
Abbotsford News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Lynn Whitehouse recently retired from her 30 year stint as executive director of the Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce but her legacy lives on in a new and modern Aldergrove-Lynden corner crossing. Nine years ago she spearheaded a major push to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
What Tasmanians think of the state budgetTasmanian Budget 2016: Residents give their verdict Treasurer Peter Gutwein's
What Tasmanians think of the state budget
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 minutes ago
Tasmanian Budget 2016: Residents give their verdict Treasurer Peter Gutwein's third state budget delivered on Thursday is projecting two years' of surpluses after six years of being in deficit. But the time back in surplus may be short-lived with... Read more
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BC Local News
Whitehouse honoured for expanded Aldergrove border crossingLynn Whitehouse recently retired from her 30 year stint as executive director o
Whitehouse honoured for expanded Aldergrove border crossing
BC Local News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Lynn Whitehouse recently retired from her 30 year stint as executive director of the Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce but her legacy lives on in a new and modern Aldergrove-Lynden corner crossing. Nine years ago she spearheaded a major push to... Read more
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BC Local News
Province invests $1.1 million in upgrades to Summerland Secondary SchoolOver the next year, Summerland Secondary School will be getting a facelift, tha
Province invests $1.1 million in upgrades to Summerland Secondary School
BC Local News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Over the next year, Summerland Secondary School will be getting a facelift, thanks to funding from the province’s School Enhancement program. The $1.2-million project consists of an exterior upgrade and roof replacement, with the Okanagan Skaha... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
New Hwy. 17 Bypass construction underway, expectations are high Work has begun on the Highway 17 Bypass in places like Maysville. It's suppos
New Hwy. 17 Bypass construction underway, expectations are high
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 minutes ago
Work has begun on the Highway 17 Bypass in places like Maysville. It's supposed to help with traffic and give drivers increased speeds to get from the capital to the coast and vice... Read more
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Brisbane Times
ASX bursts through 5400The RBA chief's property advice is a stark contrast to the PM and Treasurer's e
ASX bursts through 5400
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
The RBA chief's property advice is a stark contrast to the PM and Treasurer's enthusiasm for housing, Michael Pascoe writes: But it shouldn't be overlooked that he still delivered two sharp slaps: one at the lack of a plan for getting the budget... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Hottest commodity of 2016 is chicken feed amid supply disruptionThis year's best-performing commodity isn't what you think. Forget all those r
Hottest commodity of 2016 is chicken feed amid supply disruption
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
This year's best-performing commodity isn't what you think. Forget all those resources dug up from the ground - and go for chicken feed. Or cow food. Soybean meal, made from crushed soybeans and used to feed poultry and livestock, has jumped 54 per... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Pact pulls out of state house dealMinisters today confirmed that Dunedin's PACT group had withdrawn from the proc
Pact pulls out of state house deal
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
Ministers today confirmed that Dunedin's PACT group had withdrawn from the process to buy and manage 348 state houses in Invercargill. Finance Minister Bill English said the organisation had "decided the transaction wasn't the best opportunity for... Read more
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Bolton News
Consumer confidence in economy 'way below' last year, report saysConsumer confidence remains gloomy in a reflection of persistent doubts about t
Consumer confidence in economy 'way below' last year, report says
Bolton News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Consumer confidence remains gloomy in a reflection of persistent doubts about the economy, according to a report. Confidence in the economy remains "way below" last year, almost certainly as a result of "Brexit gremlins", the GfK Consumer Confidence... Read more
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Money Management
Life/risk adviser group demands answersA group established by life/risk advisers, the Life Insurance Customer Group (L
Life/risk adviser group demands answers
Money Management / Posted 9 minutes ago
A group established by life/risk advisers, the Life Insurance Customer Group (LICG), claims it is still waiting for a response from the Financial Services Council (FSC) to claims that FSC members have been failing to adhere to the FSC's Code of... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Province invests $1.1 million in upgrades to Summerland Secondary SchoolOver the next year, Summerland Secondary School will be getting a facelift, tha
Province invests $1.1 million in upgrades to Summerland Secondary School
Penticton Western News / Posted 11 minutes ago
Over the next year, Summerland Secondary School will be getting a facelift, thanks to funding from the province’s School Enhancement program. The $1.2-million project consists of an exterior upgrade and roof replacement, with the Okanagan Skaha... Read more
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TribLIVE
Char Valley School Board approves preliminary 2016-17 budget that holds line on taxes | TribLIVE Despite breaking ground for a new middle school and high school,
Char Valley School Board approves preliminary 2016-17 budget that holds line on taxes
TribLIVE / Posted 11 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Despite breaking ground for a new middle school and high school,... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Woman creating a city at our regional airportIt’s been two years since Lynda Shillaw was appointed to head up Manchester Air
Woman creating a city at our regional airport
Manchester Evening News / Posted 11 minutes ago
It’s been two years since Lynda Shillaw was appointed to head up Manchester Airports Group’s property division. As its divisional chief executive, Shillaw oversees the group’s £640m property assets across four airports – Manchester, London Stansted,... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
HOMEFINDER: Renters face a competitive marketAn ad from a classified site reads: “I am looking for a rental with (sic) immed
HOMEFINDER: Renters face a competitive market
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 11 minutes ago
An ad from a classified site reads: “I am looking for a rental with (sic) immediate possession as my daughter and I have been staying in a tent for three days now.” It goes on to state the person posting the ad has excellent references and a stable... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Whitehouse honoured for expanded Aldergrove border crossingLynn Whitehouse recently retired from her 30 year stint as executive director o
Whitehouse honoured for expanded Aldergrove border crossing
Aldergrove Star / Posted 12 minutes ago
Lynn Whitehouse recently retired from her 30 year stint as executive director of the Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce but her legacy lives on in a new and modern Aldergrove-Lynden corner crossing. Nine years ago she spearheaded a major push to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Failed developer $2m short after IRD auditTribeca Homes collapsed last May, leaving dozens of Auckland home-builders in t
Failed developer $2m short after IRD audit
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 minutes ago
Tribeca Homes collapsed last May, leaving dozens of Auckland home-builders in the lurch and unsecured creditors, like Nigel Armstrong of ROK Group, owed $2.14m. Photo / Jason Oxenham. Liquidators of a failed housing developer says the scale of its... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Consumer confidence in economy 'way below' last year, report saysConsumer confidence remains gloomy in a reflection of persistent doubts about t
Consumer confidence in economy 'way below' last year, report says
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 13 minutes ago
Consumer confidence remains gloomy in a reflection of persistent doubts about the economy, according to a report. Confidence in the economy remains "way below" last year, almost certainly as a result of "Brexit gremlins", the GfK Consumer Confidence... Read more
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Business Wire
El Paso Electric Announces an Increase in the Quarterly DividendEL PASO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of El Paso Electric Com
El Paso Electric Announces an Increase in the Quarterly Dividend
Business Wire / Posted 13 minutes ago
EL PASO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.31 per share. The dividend was declared on May 26, 2016, and is payable on June 30,... Read more
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Langley Times
Whitehouse honoured for expanded Aldergrove border crossingLynn Whitehouse recently retired from her 30 year stint as executive director o
Whitehouse honoured for expanded Aldergrove border crossing
Langley Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
Lynn Whitehouse recently retired from her 30 year stint as executive director of the Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce but her legacy lives on in a new and modern Aldergrove-Lynden corner crossing. Nine years ago she spearheaded a major push to... Read more
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