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Sabah Daily Express
Drop in competitive ranking was not disastrous: Minister Kuala Lumpur: The government will identify the reasons why Malaysia dropped i
Drop in competitive ranking was not disastrous: Minister
Sabah Daily Express / Posted a minute ago
Kuala Lumpur: The government will identify the reasons why Malaysia dropped in the global competitive ranking this year and find solutions to offset the situation. Second International Trade... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Proton to become more competitiveKuala Lumpur: Proton Holdings Bhd's collaboration with a foreign carmaker will
Proton to become more competitive
Sabah Daily Express / Posted a minute ago
Kuala Lumpur: Proton Holdings Bhd's collaboration with a foreign carmaker will enable it to produce better quality cars and make it more competitive in the market. Second International Trade and Industry Minister, Datuk Seri Ong Ka Chuan, said in... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Genting to invest RM740m for shipyardsWILMAR (Germany): Genting Group is set to invest €160 million (RM740 million) f
Genting to invest RM740m for shipyards
Sabah Daily Express / Posted a minute ago
WILMAR (Germany): Genting Group is set to invest €160 million (RM740 million) for its three shipyards in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern over the next three years. "The investment will be, among others, for (the use of) the latest robotics (in... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Court halts Harris' offer of open accounts scrutiny Kota Kinabalu: Former Chief Minister Tan Sri Harris Mohd Salleh who filed a l
Court halts Harris' offer of open accounts scrutiny
Sabah Daily Express / Posted a minute ago
Kota Kinabalu: Former Chief Minister Tan Sri Harris Mohd Salleh who filed a libel suit in the High court here against a brother of late tycoon Tan Sri Syed Kechik, reiterated his offer to subject... Read more
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iol.co.za
Airbnb facing backlash from homeowners, neighboursA British court has ruled that thousands of flat owners who rent out their home
Airbnb facing backlash from homeowners, neighbours
iol.co.za / Posted a minute ago
A British court has ruled that thousands of flat owners who rent out their homes are likely to be breaking the law. And then there are the high-profile cases of renters causing thousands of pounds worth of damage to properties — not to mention the... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘SA chicken industry set for huge job losses’Lovell said for every 10 000 tons of chicken imported into South Africa, a litt
‘SA chicken industry set for huge job losses’
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
Lovell said for every 10 000 tons of chicken imported into South Africa, a little more than 1 000 jobs could be lost in the country. He said the government was constrained by international trade protocols and only they could solve the... Read more
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iol.co.za
R478bn market cap for top 10 minersThe report, which was published yesterday, said the market capitalisation of th
R478bn market cap for top 10 miners
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
The report, which was published yesterday, said the market capitalisation of the top 10 companies rose by R155bn to R478bn, as at June 30, gaining a further R30bn to August 30. The report indicated that AngloGold Ashanti had the most notable... Read more
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iol.co.za
Will Aspen bide its time now?The disposal translates to 28.2 million ordinary shares after GSK sold the shar
Will Aspen bide its time now?
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
The disposal translates to 28.2 million ordinary shares after GSK sold the shares to institutional investors for R300 a share or R8.47 billion. Aspen has a market capitalisation of about $10bn (R14bn). GSK started divesting its stake in Aspen in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Astrapak's cost-cutting efforts pay offIt said the costs would be reduced further in the next reporting period. During
Astrapak's cost-cutting efforts pay off
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
It said the costs would be reduced further in the next reporting period. During the past period Astrapak closed the Johannesburg head office and moved its operations to Durban. Chief executive Robin Moore said the closure was motivated by two... Read more
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Horse and Hound
HOYS' warnings over selling wristbandsAnyone trying to sell wristbands given to competitors at the Horse of the Year
HOYS' warnings over selling wristbands
Horse and Hound / Posted 4 minutes ago
Anyone trying to sell wristbands given to competitors at the Horse of the Year Show (HOYS) may be refused them at the event, organisers have warned. Grandstand Media says it has been made aware that people have been trying to sell the three passes... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norwich tech firm Proxama cuts losses thanks to links with Google, Skyscanner and Coca Cola. 06:51 30 September 2016 Proxama chief executive John Kennedy. A tech firm h
Norwich tech firm Proxama cuts losses thanks to links with Google, Skyscanner and Coca Cola.
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 minutes ago
06:51 30 September 2016 Proxama chief executive John Kennedy. A tech firm has cut its losses thanks to reducing running costs and deals with global brands... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN, Partners Avail U.S $200 Million Food AidThe United Nations and other development partners have raised $200 million towa
UN, Partners Avail U.S $200 Million Food Aid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The United Nations and other development partners have raised $200 million towards food aid and is still seeking at least $150 million more for all food insecure households countrywide, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) resident coordinator... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economic Survival Depends On Agric, Manufacturing SectorAs the nation grapples with severe economic crisis, President Muhammadu Buhari
Economic Survival Depends On Agric, Manufacturing Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
As the nation grapples with severe economic crisis, President Muhammadu Buhari has said that its survival was dependent on the agricultural and manufacturing sector. Buhari stated this at the 44th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Manufacturers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economic Survival Lies in Agriculture, Manufacturing SectorPresident Muhammadu Buhari has said that the key to Nigeria's quest for economi
Economic Survival Lies in Agriculture, Manufacturing Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the key to Nigeria's quest for economic diversification and survival lies in agriculture and the manufacturing sector. According to him, a strong manufacturing sector will create more jobs and wealth for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Naira in Fastest, Biggest Fall YetThe Naira crashed to a fresh all-time low level of N478 to the dollar in the pa
Naira in Fastest, Biggest Fall Yet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Naira crashed to a fresh all-time low level of N478 to the dollar in the parallel market on Thursday, from about N472 exchange rate attained on Wednesday. The crash was as low as N480 in some sections of the market, the largest since the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why I Won't Apologise to Soludo - FalanaFemi Falana, a Nigerian lawyer, has again questioned the management of Nigeria'
Why I Won't Apologise to Soludo - Falana
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Femi Falana, a Nigerian lawyer, has again questioned the management of Nigeria's foreign reserves by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) under the leadership of Chukwuma Soludo. Mr. Falana had petitioned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Nigeria Can Fix Broken Economy - AtikuNigeria's former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, on Wednesday gave his perspect
How Nigeria Can Fix Broken Economy - Atiku
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Nigeria's former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, on Wednesday gave his perspective on why the country's economy is broken, and what the leaders must do to fix it. Atiku said the country may wait for long and may not be able to fix its economy, if... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Spends N73 Billion On Federal Roads in 2016 - FasholaThe Federal Government has so far spent N73 billion on road projects across the
Nigeria Spends N73 Billion On Federal Roads in 2016 - Fashola
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Federal Government has so far spent N73 billion on road projects across the country. Babatunde Fashola, the Minister for Power, Works and Housing, disclosed this on Thursday in Katsina at the 22nd National Council of Works meeting. The meeting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Europe Is Ready to Invest More in AfricaTwo years ago, the European Commission put forward an ambitious Investment Plan
Europe Is Ready to Invest More in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Two years ago, the European Commission put forward an ambitious Investment Plan for Europe to get our continent back on track mobilising new private investments. Its combination of improved access to finance, guarantees, technical assistance, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NSSF Take Over of Uganda Clays Hits SnagKampala — The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) conversion of debt-to-equity
NSSF Take Over of Uganda Clays Hits Snag
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Kampala — The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) conversion of debt-to-equity in Uganda Clays may take longer than expected after the Fund revealed it needs another investor to come on board. It has been about two years since NSSF made the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigerian Firm Eyes U.S.$ 630 Million Power ProjectLagos — Nigerian company, Egbin Power Plc, has expressed interest to invest 630
Nigerian Firm Eyes U.S.$ 630 Million Power Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Lagos — Nigerian company, Egbin Power Plc, has expressed interest to invest 630 million US Dollars (about 1.4trn/-) in construction of a natural gasfired power plant in Tanzania. The major boost to the country's power generation is the newest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni Appeals World Bank Over LoansKampala — President Museveni has written to the World Bank (WB) promising that
Museveni Appeals World Bank Over Loans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Kampala — President Museveni has written to the World Bank (WB) promising that his government is addressing the structural gaps and other loopholes that compelled the bank early this month to announce withholding of more than $1.5b (Shs5 trillion) in... Read more
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Reuters
Airbus Group to merge with planemaking unitAn Airbus signage is pictured at the new Airbus Asia Training Centre in Singapo
Airbus Group to merge with planemaking unit
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
An Airbus signage is pictured at the new Airbus Asia Training Centre in Singapore April 18, 2016. REUTERS/Edgar Su/File Photo PARIS Airbus Group (AIR.PA) said on Friday it would merge with its planemaking unit and simplify its brand and management... Read more
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FOX News
Survey: Chinese Factories Eke Out Expansion In SeptemberHONG KONG – Chinese factories have reported a slight expansion in activity for
Survey: Chinese Factories Eke Out Expansion In September
FOX News / Posted 9 minutes ago
HONG KONG – Chinese factories have reported a slight expansion in activity for September as new orders picked up marginally, according to a private survey. The Caixin monthly purchasing managers' index released Friday ticked up to 50.1 for September... Read more
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Reuters
Takeaway.com valued at 993 million euros in IPOAMSTERDAM Takeaway.com, the online food ordering service, said on Friday its sh
Takeaway.com valued at 993 million euros in IPO
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
AMSTERDAM Takeaway.com, the online food ordering service, said on Friday its shares had been priced at 23 euros each in its initial public offering, giving it a market capitalization of 993 million euros ($1.1 billion). The Dutch company's IPO will... Read more
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Reuters
Nestle Health Science key investmentsIf elected, Clinton under pressure to appoint tough Wall Street sheriffs WASHI
Nestle Health Science key investments
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
If elected, Clinton under pressure to appoint tough Wall Street sheriffs WASHINGTON Democratic Party progressives intent on reining in Wall Street are pushing Hillary Clinton to choose people to head the Treasury, SEC and other agencies who will... Read more
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Reuters
Gut feeling: new CEO to steer Nestle down uncharted health pathLONDON Switzerland's Nestle, the world's largest food company, wants to tune up
Gut feeling: new CEO to steer Nestle down uncharted health path
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
LONDON Switzerland's Nestle, the world's largest food company, wants to tune up your guts. Last weekend, it hosted global experts in Playa del Carmen, Mexico for a three-day workshop on the intestinal microbiome to discuss how trillions of bacteria... Read more
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Reuters
Bank of Italy head says wise to be ready for state aid for banksSwiss franc near 1-month high vs dollar as risk sentiment sours SINGAPORE/TOKY
Bank of Italy head says wise to be ready for state aid for banks
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
Swiss franc near 1-month high vs dollar as risk sentiment sours SINGAPORE/TOKYO The safe haven Swiss franc held firm on Friday as concerns about the health of Deutsche Bank undermined risk sentiment, while the Japanese yen looked set for its third... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ACT auditor criticises lack of transparency in Government land acquisitionsACT auditor-general criticises lack of transparency in Government land acquisit
ACT auditor criticises lack of transparency in Government land acquisitions
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 minutes ago
ACT auditor-general criticises lack of transparency in Government land acquisitions The ACT's auditor-general has raised serious questions about a number of controversial purchases made in Canberra by the Land Development Agency (LDA), citing a lack... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Autumn's asset allocation Come early December all eyes will be on the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Phil
Autumn's asset allocation
Investors Chronicle / Posted 11 minutes ago
Come early December all eyes will be on the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, as he delivers his Autumn Statement. This annual act of economic window-dressing has always seemed seasonally out of place occurring... Read more
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