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CTV News
Asian shares wobble as markets await Yellen's commentsNEW YORK -- Global shares fell Thursday in lacklustre trading following a bleak
Asian shares wobble as markets await Yellen's comments
CTV News / Posted a minute ago
NEW YORK -- Global shares fell Thursday in lacklustre trading following a bleak day on Wall Street, as investors awaited a speech by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen on Friday. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX dropped 0.8 per cent to 10,534.58 and the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Government says USC will be phased out and they have no intention of raising property taxThe Government has said a briefing paper which says scrapping USC could add 10%
Government says USC will be phased out and they have no intention of raising property tax
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Government has said a briefing paper which says scrapping USC could add 10% to income tax bills is not relevant. The Department of Finance has said they have no intention to abolish the Universal Social Charge in one go - but rather to phase it... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Dirt could soon be turned at Centennial PlazaThe City of Gulfport and a private developer are closer to bringing Centennial
Dirt could soon be turned at Centennial Plaza
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 minutes ago
The City of Gulfport and a private developer are closer to bringing Centennial Plaza back to life. This comes after the project has sat dormant for three years. Three years after the first big announcement about a Holiday Inn Resort, Centennial... Read more
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Daily Herald
EU rejects US Treasury concerns over tax probe biasBRUSSELS -- The European Commission is rejecting U.S. Treasury Department compl
EU rejects US Treasury concerns over tax probe bias
Daily Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
BRUSSELS -- The European Commission is rejecting U.S. Treasury Department complaints that probes into sweetheart tax deals between governments and big companies are hitting U.S. firms hardest. Commission spokeswoman Lucia Caudet said Thursday that... Read more
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Daily Herald
Sears reports second-quarter loss of $395 millionSears Holdings Corp. (SHLD) on Thursday reported a fiscal second-quarter loss o
Sears reports second-quarter loss of $395 million
Daily Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
Sears Holdings Corp. (SHLD) on Thursday reported a fiscal second-quarter loss of $395 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The Hoffman Estates-based company said it had a loss of $3.70 per share. Losses, adjusted for... Read more
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The Record
TD Bank reports Q3 profit of $2.36 billionAre you a business thinking of offering health and dental benefits to your empl
TD Bank reports Q3 profit of $2.36 billion
The Record / Posted 5 minutes ago
Are you a business thinking of offering health and dental benefits to your employees? Start with... For over 50 years, Keyko’s Auto Service in Kitchener has continued to be the preferred auto service... For your next home purchase or sale, take the... Read more
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New Kerala
RAW Pressery's Anuj Rakyan felicitated at 'Entrepreneur India Awards' - newkerala.com #109846New Delhi, Aug 25 : India's first and largest clean label Food and Beverage com
RAW Pressery's Anuj Rakyan felicitated at 'Entrepreneur India Awards' - newkerala.com #109846
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
New Delhi, Aug 25 : India's first and largest clean label Food and Beverage company Raw Pressery has announced being felicitated at the Entrepreneur India 2016 Awards. Founder and Managing Director Anuj Rakyan bagged two awards as the entrepreneur of... Read more
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New Kerala
Iran partner country at India Chem petrochemicals expo next month - newkerala.com #109831Mumbai, Aug 25 : Iran will be the partner country at India's largest chemicals
Iran partner country at India Chem petrochemicals expo next month - newkerala.com #109831
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
Mumbai, Aug 25 : Iran will be the partner country at India's largest chemicals and petrochemicals event - India Chem 2016 - to be held here September 1-3, industry chamber FICCI said on Thursday. India Chem, the ninth edition of which will be held... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
States face a $1 trillion pension shortfallThe U.S. is facing a $1 trillion pension shortfall because states aren’t paying
States face a $1 trillion pension shortfall
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 5 minutes ago
The U.S. is facing a $1 trillion pension shortfall because states aren’t paying enough money into their retirement plans for public workers. Just 15 states contributed enough into public pension funds in 2014 to both pay retiree benefits and start... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Good News for taxpayers: WFISD tax rate not going upNothing is certain but death and taxes. But while taxes are a certainty when it
Good News for taxpayers: WFISD tax rate not going up
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Nothing is certain but death and taxes. But while taxes are a certainty when it comes to funding the Wichita Falls ISD, taxpayers can be assured their tax rate won't be going up in 2016-17. The district was considering raising the rate by a half... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Thursday Morning Business Brief - August 25Global shares fell today in lackluster trading following a bleak day on Wall St
Thursday Morning Business Brief - August 25
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 6 minutes ago
Global shares fell today in lackluster trading following a bleak day on Wall Street. Dow and S&P futures were down 0.2 percent, suggesting Wall Street might extend losses following a selloff of drugmakers on Wednesday. NEW YORK (AP) - Outrage over... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
TD profit tops forecasts on U.S. retail, wholesale banking growthToronto-Dominion Bank, Canada’s second-biggest lender, reported third-quarter e
TD profit tops forecasts on U.S. retail, wholesale banking growth
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 minutes ago
Toronto-Dominion Bank, Canada’s second-biggest lender, reported third-quarter earnings that were ahead of market expectations on Thursday, helped by growth in its U.S. retail and wholesale banking business. The bank said its earnings, excluding... Read more
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PaperAge.com
Mac Papers Names John Mark Russell as New General Manager in Greenville, SCAugust 25, 2016 - Mac Papers has named John Mark Russell as the new general man
Mac Papers Names John Mark Russell as New General Manager in Greenville, SC
PaperAge.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
August 25, 2016 - Mac Papers has named John Mark Russell as the new general manager for the Company's Greenville branch in South Carolina. Russell has relocated from Charlotte, North Carolina, where he most recently served as a Mac Papers account... Read more
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PaperAge.com
U.S. Printing-Writing Paper Shipments Fell 8 Percent in July 2016U.S. shipments of uncoated freesheet decreased 8 percent compared to July 2015.
U.S. Printing-Writing Paper Shipments Fell 8 Percent in July 2016
PaperAge.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
U.S. shipments of uncoated freesheet decreased 8 percent compared to July 2015. UFS imports were down 37 percent year-over-year in June with exports down 22 percent. July 22, 2016 - The American Forest & Paper Association has released its July 2016... Read more
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Food Business Review
Ebro's turnover up more than 16% to €2.4bnEbro's turnover up more than 16% to €2.4bn The net turnover of the Ebro Group
Ebro's turnover up more than 16% to €2.4bn
Food Business Review / Posted 8 minutes ago
Ebro's turnover up more than 16% to €2.4bn The net turnover of the Ebro Group grew by 16.1% year on year in 2015, rising to €2462m (€2.4bn). The EBITDA, or gross operating profit, was considerably better than year-end projections, closing at €314.8... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Obamacare tax credits to protect many people from rate hikesBy Michaela Gibson Morris Premium tax credits will shelter the majority of tho
Obamacare tax credits to protect many people from rate hikes
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 8 minutes ago
By Michaela Gibson Morris Premium tax credits will shelter the majority of those who purchase insurance through the Healthcare.gov marketplace from the sting of rate hikes, according to a federal analysis released Wednesday. “The tax credit will... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
County leaders at work on budgetBy Caleb Bedillion TUPELO – Lee County officials are at work on a budget for n
County leaders at work on budget
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 8 minutes ago
By Caleb Bedillion TUPELO – Lee County officials are at work on a budget for next fiscal year, a budget that’s estimated to see a small increase in revenue. County Administrator Sean Thompson is back in the mix this year, after a stroke last year... Read more
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iol.co.za
Local market still under pressureMSCI's emerging equity index rose 0.3 percent off two-week lows and most curren
Local market still under pressure
iol.co.za / Posted 9 minutes ago
MSCI's emerging equity index rose 0.3 percent off two-week lows and most currencies firmed marginally against the greenback. Chinese mainland stocks were the outlier, falling 0.6 percent as property shares slumped. Most of the attention was on South... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rand gains as Zuma supports GordhanJohannesburg - South African bonds and the rand rallied after President Jacob Z
Rand gains as Zuma supports Gordhan
iol.co.za / Posted 9 minutes ago
Johannesburg - South African bonds and the rand rallied after President Jacob Zuma said he had “full confidence” in finance minister Pravin Gordhan, allaying concern that the Treasury chief could be replaced amid an investigation into irregularities... Read more
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iol.co.za
OneLogix pauses on dividendOneLogix explains trading margins from continuing operations declined to 8.5 pe
OneLogix pauses on dividend
iol.co.za / Posted 9 minutes ago
OneLogix explains trading margins from continuing operations declined to 8.5 percent from 9.1 percent. It said trading profit was adversely affected by a R16 million charge relating to the its skills upliftment programme. This had to be escalated in... Read more
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Computer Business Review
US Treasury issues warning to EU over Apple tax probeThe US Treasury has issued an implicit warning to EU tax authorities over its S
US Treasury issues warning to EU over Apple tax probe
Computer Business Review / Posted 9 minutes ago
The US Treasury has issued an implicit warning to EU tax authorities over its State aid investigations that could have major implications for tech giants such as Google. In a new white paper, the Treasury claimed that the European Commission’s... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Nearly $6M approved in tax notes this weekDenton County commissioners approved the sale of nearly $6 million in tax notes
Nearly $6M approved in tax notes this week
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 9 minutes ago
Denton County commissioners approved the sale of nearly $6 million in tax notes this week. The bond sale will fund county technology upgrades and construction projects. County officials anticipate selling the bonds within the next week. On Tuesday,... Read more
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guardian-series
Sports Direct investors demand independent review of company practicesThe pressure on Mike Ashley to shake up corporate governance and address concer
Sports Direct investors demand independent review of company practices
guardian-series / Posted 11 minutes ago
The pressure on Mike Ashley to shake up corporate governance and address concerns over working practices at Sports Direct has been ramped up a notch after another shareholder group called for an independent review of how the business is run. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
India PM Appoints Kenyan-Born Patel to Head the Reserve BankNew Delhi — The Indian government on Saturday named insider Urjit Patel as the
India PM Appoints Kenyan-Born Patel to Head the Reserve Bank
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
New Delhi — The Indian government on Saturday named insider Urjit Patel as the new governor of the Reserve Bank of India, to replace popular central banker Raghuram Rajan when his term ends in September. "Dr. Urjit R Patel new Governor of RBI,"... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zesa Increases Debt Recovery RateZimbabweans are set to pay more towards clearing their Zesa arrears after the p
Zesa Increases Debt Recovery Rate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
Zimbabweans are set to pay more towards clearing their Zesa arrears after the power utility increased its recovery rate from 40 to 50 percent of electricity purchases by customers, The Herald can reveal. Zesa has also directed defaulting industrial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cheers to Telone Stakeholders. . . as firm sets tone for reliable connections, excellent service When you h
Cheers to Telone Stakeholders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
. . . as firm sets tone for reliable connections, excellent service When you have been around long enough, connecting generations locally and abroad, you can't help the unshakeable connections you develop. Indeed TelOne has intensified the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Let Us Sort Out HarareA capital city usually reflects the general state of a country. It is a microco
Let Us Sort Out Harare
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
A capital city usually reflects the general state of a country. It is a microcosm of the whole nation and perceptions of the whole area largely based on this one part. Harare exudes potential and pride of place. Or does it anymore? If the truth be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Capacity Utilisation Improves - ZNCCCapacity utilisation in the manufacturing sector has improved significantly fol
Capacity Utilisation Improves - ZNCC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
Capacity utilisation in the manufacturing sector has improved significantly following the introduction of Statutory Instrument 64 of 2016, which restricts imports of selected products that can be manufactured by local companies, industry officials... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Evidence Can Drive Concrete Action in Agriculture SectorFarmers and other agricultural value chain actors who are waiting for the socio
Evidence Can Drive Concrete Action in Agriculture Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
Farmers and other agricultural value chain actors who are waiting for the socio-economic environment to change in order to take positive action may have to wait forever unless they think twice. They have to learn how to succeed in a chaotic... Read more
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International Business Times
Pressure mounts on Mike Ashley as influential investors call for overhaul at Sports DirectSports Direct is set for a showdown with a powerful group of investors worth £1
Pressure mounts on Mike Ashley as influential investors call for overhaul at Sports Direct
International Business Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
Sports Direct is set for a showdown with a powerful group of investors worth £14.5tn ($19.2tn) who will call for an independent review of the retailer's corporate governance at its annual meeting in September. It is the first time that the newly... Read more
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