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Philly.com
Philly Puerto Rican community mobilizes to generate Hurricane aidInstead of celebrating the annual Puerto Rican Week, many in Philadelphia’s Pue
Philly.com / Posted moments ago
Instead of celebrating the annual Puerto Rican Week, many in Philadelphia’s Puerto Rican community were holding their breath Wednesday, as Hurricane Maria barreled through the island, knocking out power and cutting off contact. With as many as... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Group backs policy on energy efficiencyThe American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (AmCham) has backed the pus
Inquirier.net / Posted a minute ago
The American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (AmCham) has backed the push for energy-efficient initiatives, noting that firms could save half of their current power bills “if decisions are made to go green.” The chamber said that it... Read more
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Inquirier.net
8-mo BOP deficit widens to $1.39BThe country’s balance-of-payments (BOP) position in August remained at a defici
Inquirier.net / Posted a minute ago
The country’s balance-of-payments (BOP) position in August remained at a deficit, although at a narrower $7 million, amid the “ghost” month in stock market trading. The latest Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas data released Tuesday night showed that the... Read more
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Market Watch
Why is Ireland the U.S. government’s third-largest creditor?It’s no surprise that economic juggernauts China and Japan keep swapping places
Market Watch / Posted 3 minutes ago
It’s no surprise that economic juggernauts China and Japan keep swapping places at the top of the list of biggest U.S. creditors. What might strike observers as odd, however, is that tiny Ireland has been lurking at No. 3 for more than a year. The... Read more
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Market Watch
Longtime laggers, an ‘important turn is happening’ in energy stocksU.S. stocks have been in a strong uptrend in 2017, hitting dozens of records, b
Market Watch / Posted 3 minutes ago
U.S. stocks have been in a strong uptrend in 2017, hitting dozens of records, but they achieved this feat without the contribution of a major sector energy, which has sharply lagged behind the broader market for years. That could be about to... Read more
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The Irish Times
Public Services Card reveals State ignorance of data privacy issuesConcern over the now infamous Public Services Card has been a slow build. The
The Irish Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
Concern over the now infamous Public Services Card has been a slow build. The card was being discussed in the Dáil in 2005 – Fine Gael’s Olivia Mitchell asked then minister for social and family affairs Séamus Brennan when such a card might be... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Military Matters: Veterans to soon access tax-free online benefit(WTVM) – A new online benefit with veterans in mind will soon make its official
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 minutes ago
(WTVM) – A new online benefit with veterans in mind will soon make its official launch. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson recently filmed a video to promote the online shopping benefit, which offers low prices on products just for those who have been... Read more
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Western Advocate
$220m per km: Transport leaks resurface to reveal secret light rail reportCabinet was told the benefits of replacing rail with light rail were low as hal
Western Advocate / Posted 8 minutes ago
Cabinet was told the benefits of replacing rail with light rail were low as half the costs, new leaked document reveals. A fresh NSW transport leak reveals that the decision to shut down the last two kilometres of the Sydney to Newcastle railway... Read more
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Business Standard India
Stimulus package in the works: Focus may be on affordable housingThe government could use the affordable housing route to help the economy out o
Business Standard India / Posted 9 minutes ago
The government could use the affordable housing route to help the economy out of the blues and generate jobs. Social sector schemes could also be revised to boost demand and rev up the slowing economic growth, sources said. A stimulus package seems... Read more
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Business Standard India
ThyssenKrupp, Tata in 50:50 JV to form Europe's second-largest steel firm“Tata Steel India is in a strong position to grow faster and set to double its
Business Standard India / Posted 9 minutes ago
“Tata Steel India is in a strong position to grow faster and set to double its capacity through organic or inorganic route, post deal with ThyssenKrupp,” Tata group Chairman N Chandrasekaran said in a press conference. The new entity — ThyssenKrupp... Read more
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Business Standard India
Policy makers discuss ways to boost economyAs the Narendra Modi government plans measures to boost economic growth and cre
Business Standard India / Posted 9 minutes ago
As the Narendra Modi government plans measures to boost economic growth and create jobs, economists and business fora say it will have to continue its strong spending spree, perhaps at the cost of fiscal deficit targets, to create an enabling... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Pot will be 'competitively priced'Ontario pot will be “competitively priced” to discourage black market sales, Fi
Northumberland Today / Posted 9 minutes ago
Ontario pot will be “competitively priced” to discourage black market sales, Finance Minister Charles Sousa says. When asked about reports that other jurisdictions in Canada are looking at a retail sales price of about $10 a gram, Sousa refused to... Read more
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Reality TV World
Man bought $100,000 lotto ticket seeking change for $100 billA Missouri man got more than he bargained for when he bought a winning lottery
Reality TV World / Posted 10 minutes ago
A Missouri man got more than he bargained for when he bought a winning lottery ticket while attempting to break a $100 bill. ADVERTISEMENT Brandon Eaton from Grant City bought the $20 scratch-off ticket to win $100,000 while seeking change for the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Oregon electric vehicle maker Arcimoto raises nearly $20MEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Arcimoto, an Oregon-based electric vehicle company, raised
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 minutes ago
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Arcimoto, an Oregon-based electric vehicle company, raised nearly $20 million in a recent initial public offering and its founder says the firm is on track to deliver its first vehicles to customers this year. Arcimoto shares... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Dallas Cowboys top Forbes' most valuable NFL teamsIt should come as no surprise that America's Team is also the NFL's most valuab
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 minutes ago
It should come as no surprise that America's Team is also the NFL's most valuable team. Earlier in the week, Forbes released a list of the NFL's most valuable franchises and the Cowboys were No. 1 for the 11th consecutive year. With a value of $4.8... Read more
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Gulf News
Fed keeps rates steady, approves portfolio cuts in OctoberUS central bank forecasts only two increases in 2019 and one in 2020 New York:
Gulf News / Posted 13 minutes ago
US central bank forecasts only two increases in 2019 and one in 2020 New York: The US Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged on Wednesday but signalled it still expects one more increase by the end of the year despite recent weak inflation... Read more
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The News-Times
Oregon electric vehicle maker Arcimoto raises nearly $20MEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Arcimoto, an Oregon-based electric vehicle company, raised
The News-Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Arcimoto, an Oregon-based electric vehicle company, raised nearly $20 million in a recent initial public offering and its founder says the firm is on track to deliver its first vehicles to customers this year. Arcimoto shares... Read more
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Boston Globe
Thursday’s business agenda.99 cents a week for the first 4 weeks New numbers for the average 30-year, fix
Boston Globe / Posted 15 minutes ago
99 cents a week for the first 4 weeks New numbers for the average 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage will be released Thursday. Last week, Freddie Mac reported the average 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage stayed the same from the week before, at 3.78... Read more
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The Middletown Press
US stocks wobble after Fed announcement, but close higherU.S. stock indexes overcame an afternoon wobble to close mostly higher Wednesda
The Middletown Press / Posted 16 minutes ago
U.S. stock indexes overcame an afternoon wobble to close mostly higher Wednesday after the Federal Reserve said it would start reducing its huge bond portfolio next month and was still on track to raise interest rates later this year. The central... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Oregon electric vehicle maker Arcimoto raises nearly $20MEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Arcimoto, an Oregon-based electric vehicle company, raised
The Middletown Press / Posted 16 minutes ago
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Arcimoto, an Oregon-based electric vehicle company, raised nearly $20 million in a recent initial public offering and its founder says the firm is on track to deliver its first vehicles to customers this year. Arcimoto shares... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
based company to open manufacturing facility in MexicoSPRING TWP., Pa. - A Berks County-based company is expanding its presence south
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 minutes ago
SPRING TWP., Pa. - A Berks County-based company is expanding its presence south of the border. This second facility, according to Brentwood, will represent the company's first strategic international expansion dedicated to custom thermoformed... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon-based electric vehicle maker Arcimoto plans production boostEUGENE, Ore. — The founder of an Oregon-based electric vehicle company says the
OregonLive.com / Posted 18 minutes ago
EUGENE, Ore. — The founder of an Oregon-based electric vehicle company says the firm raised about $19.5 million in its recent initial public offering, putting it on track to deliver its first vehicles to customers this year. Arcimoto currently... Read more
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KXXV Waco
City discusses Baylor's request to ban short-term rentals in apartments near campusThe City of Waco Plan Commission is taking another look at the recently approve
KXXV Waco / Posted 19 minutes ago
The City of Waco Plan Commission is taking another look at the recently approved short-term rental ordinance passed in June. Baylor University asked the city to adjust the ordinance to prohibit Short Term Rental Type III in the College and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Irma took your job? State offers another short-term solutionMore benefits were announced Wednesday for people who lost their job or were di
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 minutes ago
More benefits were announced Wednesday for people who lost their job or were dislocated by Hurricane Irma, in the form of temporary jobs that will pay a modest $13 to $15 per hour. The jobs would be with agencies working on storm recovery, such as... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Asean 50th Anniversary To Be Celebrated In StyleThursday, 21 September 2017, 9:04 amPress Release: ASEAN Asean 50th Anniversar
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 minutes ago
Thursday, 21 September 2017, 9:04 amPress Release: ASEAN Asean 50th Anniversary To Be Celebrated in StyleThis year marks the 50th Anniversary of the organisation of the ten Southeast Asian nations... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Confidence in Residential Property Market UndentedThursday, 21 September 2017, 9:21 amPress Release: Colliers International Conf
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 minutes ago
Thursday, 21 September 2017, 9:21 amPress Release: Colliers International Confidence in residential property market undented by pre-election jitters Auckland, September 20, 2017 - Confidence in New... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Marc Rivers – Chief Financial Officer AppointmentThursday, 21 September 2017, 9:19 amPress Release: Fonterra Today Fonterra has
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 minutes ago
Thursday, 21 September 2017, 9:19 amPress Release: Fonterra Today Fonterra has announced the appointment of Marc Rivers to the role of Chief Financial... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
We Need to Take The Mystery Out of KiwiSaverThursday, 21 September 2017, 8:48 amPress Release: Canstar We need to take the
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 minutes ago
Thursday, 21 September 2017, 8:48 amPress Release: Canstar We need to take the mystery out of KiwiSaverWith a wide variety of providers and funds all offering variations of an investment that we can have... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
ARANZ Geo Continues Geothermal FocusThursday, 21 September 2017, 9:02 amPress Release: ARANZ ARANZ Geo continues g
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 minutes ago
Thursday, 21 September 2017, 9:02 amPress Release: ARANZ ARANZ Geo continues geothermal focus, releases Leapfrog Geothermal 3.4CHRISTCHURCH, NZ – September 20, 2017 – ARANZ Geo, developer of Leapfrog® 3D... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Pot will be 'competitively priced'Ontario pot will be “competitively priced” to discourage black market sales, Fi
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
Ontario pot will be “competitively priced” to discourage black market sales, Finance Minister Charles Sousa says. When asked about reports that other jurisdictions in Canada are looking at a retail sales price of about $10 a gram, Sousa refused to... Read more
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