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San Francisco Chronicle
US stocks barely budge as banks slip after two-day surgeMalaysian men check their mobile trading applications on their cell phones at a
US stocks barely budge as banks slip after two-day surge
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 minutes ago
Malaysian men check their mobile trading applications on their cell phones at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, May 26, 2016. Asian stock markets were mixed Thursday amid worries about a U.S. rate hike and that a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Japan regulates virtual currency after Bitcoin scandalOnce one of the largest, most established exchanges for the cryptocurrency, Tok
Japan regulates virtual currency after Bitcoin scandal
PhysOrg / Posted 2 minutes ago
Once one of the largest, most established exchanges for the cryptocurrency, Tokyo-based MtGox collapsed in 2014 after a suspected theft worth nearly half a billion dollars, which hammered the digital currency's reputation Japan has passed a law... Read more
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PhysOrg
Ephemeral messaging app Snapchat snaps up new fundingSnapchat estimates it has more than 100 million users of the service for sendin
Ephemeral messaging app Snapchat snaps up new funding
PhysOrg / Posted 2 minutes ago
Snapchat estimates it has more than 100 million users of the service for sending videos, images and text messages which vanish after being viewed Snapchat, the fast-growing application known for its disappearing messages, disclosed Thursday it has... Read more
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ABC News
US Stocks Barely Budge as Banks Slip After Two-Day SurgeU.S. stocks are hardly budging Thursday morning after big gains over the last t
US Stocks Barely Budge as Banks Slip After Two-Day Surge
ABC News / Posted 3 minutes ago
U.S. stocks are hardly budging Thursday morning after big gains over the last two days. Banks and chemicals companies are down the most. However retailers, which have been pummeled in recent weeks, traded higher following a group of strong earnings... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services businessSears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and wil
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services business
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 minutes ago
Sears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and will look into expanding two of its businesses outside of Sears and Kmart stores in an effort to get back to growth. The company said Thursday that sales continued to fall... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
TD Bank’s quarterly profit rises 10.4 per centToronto-Dominion Bank, Canada’s second-biggest lender, reported a 10.4 per cent
TD Bank’s quarterly profit rises 10.4 per cent
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 minutes ago
Toronto-Dominion Bank, Canada’s second-biggest lender, reported a 10.4 per cent rise in quarterly profit on Thursday, helped by growth in its retail banking business. The Toronto-based bank’s Canadian retail operations earned $1.5-billion in the... Read more
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PaperAge.com
Wood costs for pulp mills in Eastern Canada have fallen dramatically the past four years, and the region has some of the lowest wood fiber costs in North AmericaMay 24, 2016 - , according to the North American Wood Fiber Review (NAWFR). In
Wood costs for pulp mills in Eastern Canada have fallen dramatically the past four years, and the region has some of the lowest wood fiber costs in North America
PaperAge.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
May 24, 2016 - , according to the North American Wood Fiber Review (NAWFR). In 2012, pulp... Read more
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Newsmax
Takata in Rescue Talks With KKR, Other InvestorsFacing the consequences of the largest-ever U.S. safety recall after its air ba
Takata in Rescue Talks With KKR, Other Investors
Newsmax / Posted 5 minutes ago
Facing the consequences of the largest-ever U.S. safety recall after its air bag inflators malfunctioned, Takata named an outside committee in February to lead an overhaul. Those advisers said on Wednesday that they had hired investment bank Lazard... Read more
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Newsmax
Pending Home Sales Jump 5 Percent to Highest Level Since Early 2006Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes surged far more than expected in A
Pending Home Sales Jump 5 Percent to Highest Level Since Early 2006
Newsmax / Posted 6 minutes ago
Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes surged far more than expected in April to the highest level in more than a decade, another sign the economy has gained steam during the second quarter. The National Association of Realtors said on... Read more
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Newsmax
Bill Gross: Betting Against Credit as 'System Itself Is at Risk'Bill Gross, who built a career and a $1.9 billion personal fortune trading bond
Bill Gross: Betting Against Credit as 'System Itself Is at Risk'
Newsmax / Posted 6 minutes ago
Bill Gross, who built a career and a $1.9 billion personal fortune trading bonds, is trying to go short on credit, a position that he said runs contrary to his instincts and training as an investor. Gross, who manages the $1.3 billion Janus Global... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services businessSears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and wil
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services business
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 6 minutes ago
Sears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and will look into expanding two of its businesses outside of Sears and Kmart stores in an effort to get back to growth. The company said Thursday that sales continued to fall... Read more
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Energy Business Review
Dong Energy aims to get $16bn valuation in stock market listing Danish utility Dong Energy has said that the initial public offer (IPO) float
Dong Energy aims to get $16bn valuation in stock market listing
Energy Business Review / Posted 6 minutes ago
Danish utility Dong Energy has said that the initial public offer (IPO) floated by the company could value it at around $16bn. Dong Energy has set the indicative price range for the... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
On the riseIn the 2028-29 academic year, the cost of attending Brown will surpass $100,000
On the rise
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 6 minutes ago
In the 2028-29 academic year, the cost of attending Brown will surpass $100,000 if tuition and fees continue to rise at the 4 percent average rate they have for the last five budgets. These increases in total undergraduate charges have been... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
After benefits of cheap oil, India counts cost of reduced Gulf remittancesHe's a casualty of the global oil price collapse. Stories like Joseph's explain
After benefits of cheap oil, India counts cost of reduced Gulf remittances
Bdnews24.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
He's a casualty of the global oil price collapse. Stories like Joseph's explain why remittances from Indians working abroad slumped 27 percent in the fiscal year through March to $48 billion - the lowest since the 2008 global financial... Read more
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iol.co.za
OPEC: Oil cartel or talking shop?Dubai - For those seeking guidance on Saudi Arabia's thinking regarding the fut
OPEC: Oil cartel or talking shop?
iol.co.za / Posted 7 minutes ago
Dubai - For those seeking guidance on Saudi Arabia's thinking regarding the future of OPEC, the last few weeks' agenda of the new Saudi energy minister, Khalid al-Falih, might offer a few clues. Since his appointment on May 7 as head of a new... Read more
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iol.co.za
Phase Eight boosts Foschini GroupJohannesburg - The Foschini Group, which has been spreading its wings, says rev
Phase Eight boosts Foschini Group
iol.co.za / Posted 7 minutes ago
Johannesburg - The Foschini Group, which has been spreading its wings, says revenue for the year to March gained 31.2 percent to R21.1 billion. However, excluding its Phase Eight brand, revenue would only have gained 11.6 percent, the listed company... Read more
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iol.co.za
MTN Uganda gets $114m loanNairobi - MTN Uganda, a unit of South Africa's MTN Group , got a $114 million s
MTN Uganda gets $114m loan
iol.co.za / Posted 7 minutes ago
Nairobi - MTN Uganda, a unit of South Africa's MTN Group , got a $114 million syndicated credit, which will be invested in its network infrastructure, it said on Thursday. The company, Uganda's biggest telecoms network operator with 8.9 million... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Look at long-term picture when cutting costs, States are warned « Jersey Evening PostGRADUALLY cutting public-sector budgets today may appear cost-effective in the
Look at long-term picture when cutting costs, States are warned « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 7 minutes ago
GRADUALLY cutting public-sector budgets today may appear cost-effective in the short term, but can lead to increased costs in the future, the Island’s spending watchdog has warned. Comptroller and Auditor General Karen McConnell also said that... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services businessSears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and wil
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services business
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 minutes ago
Sears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and will look into expanding two of its businesses outside of Sears and Kmart stores in an effort to get back to growth. The company said Thursday that sales continued to fall... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Big gas fields could make Israel energy independentJust 15 years ago, Israel relied entirely on imported coal, natural gas and oil
Big gas fields could make Israel energy independent
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 minutes ago
Just 15 years ago, Israel relied entirely on imported coal, natural gas and oil for its energy needs. All that could change in the next few years following the discovery of giant gas fields. In fact, Israel may have so much natural gas it has to... Read more
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Quartz
Oil prices are above $50 a barrel again—but for how long? — Quartz Raging bull Oil prices today (May 26) charged back above the symbol
Oil prices are above $50 a barrel again—but for how long?
Quartz / Posted 8 minutes ago
— Quartz Raging bull Oil prices today (May 26) charged back above the symbolic $50-a-barrel threshold, buoying financially stricken... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services businessSears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and wil
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services business
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 9 minutes ago
Sears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and will look into expanding two of its businesses outside of Sears and Kmart stores in an effort to get back to growth. The company said Thursday that sales continued to fall... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services businessSears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and wil
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services business
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 9 minutes ago
Sears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and will look into expanding two of its businesses outside of Sears and Kmart stores in an effort to get back to growth. The company said Thursday that sales continued to fall... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Big gas fields could make Israel energy independentJust 15 years ago, Israel relied entirely on imported coal, natural gas and oil
Big gas fields could make Israel energy independent
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 11 minutes ago
Just 15 years ago, Israel relied entirely on imported coal, natural gas and oil for its energy needs. All that could change in the next few years following the discovery of giant gas fields. In fact, Israel may have so much natural gas it has to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cape Town's Sanitation Delivery Best in CountryResponse to the International Budget Partnership and the Social Justice Coaliti
Cape Town's Sanitation Delivery Best in Country
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
Response to the International Budget Partnership and the Social Justice Coalition [The article published on GroundUp by the International Budget Partnership] on a sanitation report by Cornerstone Economic Research has been highly misleading. A... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Water and Sanitation On Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality InterventionProgress on DWS's Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality intervention The D
Water and Sanitation On Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality Intervention
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
Progress on DWS's Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality intervention The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) intervened in the Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality (NMMDM), which resulted in changes in the administration of the area,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
10th African Banker Awards Continue to Celebrate Excellence in Banking and Finance On the ContinentCameroon is a big winner at this year's African Banker Awards, while Morocco's
10th African Banker Awards Continue to Celebrate Excellence in Banking and Finance On the Continent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
Cameroon is a big winner at this year's African Banker Awards, while Morocco's Attijariwafa Bank scoops prestigious Bank of the Year Award and GT Bank CEO Segun Agbaje is recognised as Africa's Banker of the Year. Other winners include South Africa's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dangote and the Road AheadAfter the Federal Executive Council (FEC) session last week, the Minister of Po
Dangote and the Road Ahead
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
After the Federal Executive Council (FEC) session last week, the Minister of Power Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, announced the approval of the proposal for Dangote Construction Company to build a section of the Lokoja-Obajana-Kabba-Ilorin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NBK's Non-Performing Loans Hit Sh15 BillionThe National Bank of Kenya's non performing loans have hit Sh15 billion in the
NBK's Non-Performing Loans Hit Sh15 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
The National Bank of Kenya's non performing loans have hit Sh15 billion in the first three months of the year, a 124 percent increase compared to Sh6 billion recorded over the same period in 2015. This is also 51 percent increase compared to Sh9... Read more
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Weekly Times
Taking steps to ensure supplyFamily firm: Jenny Tilbrook and Lindy Cook of Blue Lake Milling at the company’
Taking steps to ensure supply
Weekly Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Family firm: Jenny Tilbrook and Lindy Cook of Blue Lake Milling at the company’s oat processing facility at Bordertown, South Australia. LIKE most agriculture businesses, oat processor Blue Lake Milling has had to plan for poor seasons. However the... Read more
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