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The Hill
Chamber of Commerce defense of Wall St. bonuses is bad for the economyThe 2008 financial crisis cost millions of Americans their homes, their jobs an
Chamber of Commerce defense of Wall St. bonuses is bad for the economy
The Hill / Posted moments ago
The 2008 financial crisis cost millions of Americans their homes, their jobs and their savings. While many factors contributed to the financial crisis, wrongdoing at financial services firms was one of the main causes. Unscrupulous mortgage lenders... Read more
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The Christian Post
Ask Chuck: Pyramid Scheme or Legit Business?To learn Biblical answers to your financial questions, you can #AskChuck @AskCr
Ask Chuck: Pyramid Scheme or Legit Business?
The Christian Post / Posted a minute ago
To learn Biblical answers to your financial questions, you can #AskChuck @AskCrown your questions by clicking here. Questions used may be lightly edited for length or clarity. Dear Chuck, I've read your book The Worst Financial Mistakes in the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Bikini-clad Swedish police officer arrests suspected thief while sunbathingCommenting & Moderation We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a
Bikini-clad Swedish police officer arrests suspected thief while sunbathing
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 minutes ago
Commenting & Moderation We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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The Courier
Big spend needed on rail systemIn the biggest dedicated investment on the Ballarat to Melbourne train line sin
Big spend needed on rail system
The Courier / Posted 3 minutes ago
In the biggest dedicated investment on the Ballarat to Melbourne train line since it was built in the 1880s, the state government has committed over $500 million in this year’s budget for a range of upgrade works. INVESTMENT NEEDED: The Committee... Read more
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Timmins Times
Sunny economic outlook for TimminsTIMMINS - Economic news for Timmins has been quite positive over the past few w
Sunny economic outlook for Timmins
Timmins Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
TIMMINS - Economic news for Timmins has been quite positive over the past few weeks, with a new manufacturing facility being built, the Dome Mine cancelling its plans to close, and the possibility of a Chinese basalt company considering opening a... Read more
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heraldscotland
Future of Hinkley Point nuclear plant thrown into doubtThe move stunned the industry and prompted warnings that jobs were at risk, tho
Future of Hinkley Point nuclear plant thrown into doubt
heraldscotland / Posted 5 minutes ago
The move stunned the industry and prompted warnings that jobs were at risk, though Government sources insisted the delay had been agreed with the French. Critics believe the Government has been stung by criticism of the amount of money EDF will be... Read more
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heraldscotland
Bikini-clad Swedish police officer arrests suspected thief while sunbathingComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Bikini-clad Swedish police officer arrests suspected thief while sunbathing
heraldscotland / Posted 5 minutes ago
Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Xerox revenue drops in Q2; profits upAs Xerox readies to carve out Conduent as a separate company running business t
Xerox revenue drops in Q2; profits up
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 minutes ago
As Xerox readies to carve out Conduent as a separate company running business transaction processes on an outsourced basis, the company reported a 4 percent decline in second quarter revenue to below $4.4 billion, with sales off 7 percent in the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Harley Davidson and Cheesecake Factory reveal how bad the oil crash really is (HOG, CAKE, OIL, WTI, VDE)A growing number of companies are revealing the fallout of the oil crash on the
Harley Davidson and Cheesecake Factory reveal how bad the oil crash really is (HOG, CAKE, OIL, WTI, VDE)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 minutes ago
A growing number of companies are revealing the fallout of the oil crash on their businesses in the metros that drill the most. The oil downturn was first felt by energy giants, whose sales and profits dropped, prompting mass layoffs and other... Read more
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The Economic Times
854 investor complaints against companies in April-June, says governmentNew Delhi, Jul 29 (PTI) As many as 854 investor complaints have been received a
854 investor complaints against companies in April-June, says government
The Economic Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
New Delhi, Jul 29 (PTI) As many as 854 investor complaints have been received against companies in April-June of 2016-17, with most grievances pertaining to non-receipt of dividend, Parliament was informed today. In a written reply to the Lok Sabha,... Read more
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The Economic Times
National Accounts based on UN norms: MoS for Finance on US reportNEW DELHI: Government today said it is aware of the US report questioning India
National Accounts based on UN norms: MoS for Finance on US report
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Government today said it is aware of the US report questioning India's growth number, but asserted that the Central Statistics Office (CSO) follows United Nations for preparing the national accounts. The 'Investment Climate Statements for... Read more
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The Economic Times
Who underwhelmed D-St on a day Adani, Eicher Motors ralliedNEW DELHI: One word to define the day on Dalal Street: Underwhelmed. Yes, not
Who underwhelmed D-St on a day Adani, Eicher Motors rallied
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: One word to define the day on Dalal Street: Underwhelmed. Yes, not because less beer will flow at Mumbai's hangouts this evening, but because the Japanese forgot to be kind and the rain gods left the tap slightly jarred. The Bank of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Money making opportunities to be less frequent in near term: Harsha Upadhyaya, Kotak AMCIn a chat with ET Now, Harsha Upadhyaya, CIO - Equity, Kotak AMC, says you can
Money making opportunities to be less frequent in near term: Harsha Upadhyaya, Kotak AMC
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
In a chat with ET Now, Harsha Upadhyaya, CIO - Equity, Kotak AMC, says you can make money only through discipline and staggered investments. Edited excerptsET Now: There has been an almost 5 per cent move In the month of July from the kind of impact... Read more
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Daily Record
Last BHS stores in Scotland set to close their doors ... find out when and whereEIGHT more BHS stores in Scotland will close this weekend with hundreds of staf
Last BHS stores in Scotland set to close their doors ... find out when and where
Daily Record / Posted 7 minutes ago
EIGHT more BHS stores in Scotland will close this weekend with hundreds of staff losing their jobs. Shops in Ayr, Falkirk, Hamilton, Kilmarnock, Kirkcaldy, Livingston and two stores in Edinburgh - Cameron Toll and Ocean Terminal - will be closed by... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Sort out our EU funding delays, councils warn Treasury South Holland leader Gary Porter. Breckland Council is proposing a tie up wit
Sort out our EU funding delays, councils warn Treasury
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 9 minutes ago
South Holland leader Gary Porter. Breckland Council is proposing a tie up with South Holland District Council. For Ian Clarke. Brexit must not be allowed to block billions of pounds worth of EU... Read more
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Perth Now
Sony profit falls on yen, low phone salesSony Corp's fiscal first-quarter profit dipped 74 per cent to Y21.2 billion ($A
Sony profit falls on yen, low phone sales
Perth Now / Posted 9 minutes ago
Sony Corp's fiscal first-quarter profit dipped 74 per cent to Y21.2 billion ($A268.15 million), as earnings got hammered by a strong yen and lagging smartphone sales, and a quake that struck southwestern Japan caused damage and production halts in... Read more
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Perth Now
Eurozone growth halves in Q2Official figures show that economic growth across the 19-country eurozone halve
Eurozone growth halves in Q2
Perth Now / Posted 9 minutes ago
Official figures show that economic growth across the 19-country eurozone halved in the second quarter of the year, a development that's probably more likely due to the fading boost from a lower oil prices and weaker euro than to concerns in the... Read more
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ESPN FC
FIFA fills first 20 sponsors slots for new World Cup programFIFA has received a number of sponsors from Russia and China. MOSCOW -- FIFA h
FIFA fills first 20 sponsors slots for new World Cup program
ESPN FC / Posted 10 minutes ago
FIFA has received a number of sponsors from Russia and China. MOSCOW -- FIFA has filled the first of 20 sponsor slots for the 2018 World Cup in a new program that stalled during its corruption crisis. FIFA says Russian bank Alfa-Bank has bought one... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Xerox revenue drops in Q2; profits upAs Xerox readies to carve out Conduent as a separate company running business t
Xerox revenue drops in Q2; profits up
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 minutes ago
As Xerox readies to carve out Conduent as a separate company running business transaction processes on an outsourced basis, the company reported a 4 percent decline in second quarter revenue to below $4.4 billion, with sales off 7 percent in the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Harley Davidson and Cheesecake Factory reveal how bad the oil crash really is (HOG, CAKE, OIL, WTI, VDE)A growing number of companies are revealing the fallout of the oil crash on the
Harley Davidson and Cheesecake Factory reveal how bad the oil crash really is (HOG, CAKE, OIL, WTI, VDE)
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 minutes ago
A growing number of companies are revealing the fallout of the oil crash on their businesses in the metros that drill the most. The oil downturn was first felt by energy giants, whose sales and profits dropped, prompting mass layoffs and other... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Are You Looking to Make a Sale or Create a Customer?We measure most of our success in marketing by our return on investment (ROI).
Are You Looking to Make a Sale or Create a Customer?
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 minutes ago
We measure most of our success in marketing by our return on investment (ROI). If a tactic generates revenue in relation to what we invest in it, we call it a success. Unfortunately, I think this mindset boxes us in and keeps us from realizing our... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Dollar General moving into former Walmart Express storesTUPELO, Miss. (AP) - Dollar General has bought 41 former Walmart Express stores
Dollar General moving into former Walmart Express stores
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 15 minutes ago
TUPELO, Miss. (AP) - Dollar General has bought 41 former Walmart Express stores in 11 states for an undisclosed sum. Included in the purchase are five locations in Mississippi: Belmont, Derma, Mantachie, Nettleton and Sardis. Dollar General has... Read more
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The Hindu
Bezos world’s third-richest, surpasses Buffett: Forbes"Bezos has seen his fortune swell on Amazon’s success and the 52-year-old has s
Bezos world’s third-richest, surpasses Buffett: Forbes
The Hindu / Posted 15 minutes ago
"Bezos has seen his fortune swell on Amazon’s success and the 52-year-old has surpassed Warren Buffett as the third-richest person on the planet," Forbes said. Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has dislodged Warren Buffett as the third-richest... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Natchez applies for grant to save local landmarkNATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - The City of Natchez is applying for state funding to repa
Natchez applies for grant to save local landmark
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 15 minutes ago
NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - The City of Natchez is applying for state funding to repair the city-owned Angelety House. The Natchez Democrat reports (http://bit.ly/2aBhIJ4) the Natchez Board of Aldermen approved Community Development Director James... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Eurozone growth halves in Q2Official figures show that economic growth across the 19-country eurozone halve
Eurozone growth halves in Q2
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 minutes ago
Official figures show that economic growth across the 19-country eurozone halved in the second quarter of the year, a development that's probably more likely due to the fading boost from a lower oil prices and weaker euro than to concerns in the... Read more
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The Temasek Review
PAP got a point about election uncertainity « Opinion « TR EMERITUSLast GE was the only GE in which I don’t recall the PAP saying that a less than
PAP got a point about election uncertainity « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 16 minutes ago
Last GE was the only GE in which I don’t recall the PAP saying that a less than empathic victory would drive away foreign invrstors. I guess they realise that that line no longer works. So it was interesting that I read the u/m in NYT Dealbook about... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Monte dei Paschi close to finalizing cash call guarantorsMILAN: Monte dei Paschi is close to finalizing a consortium of eight banks to g
Monte dei Paschi close to finalizing cash call guarantors
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 minutes ago
MILAN: Monte dei Paschi is close to finalizing a consortium of eight banks to guarantee a 5 billion euro (US$5.55 billion) cash call the lender plans to carry out to strengthen its balance sheet, a source close to the matter said. Beyond global... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Credit Suisse to create US banking business for billionaireREUTERS: Credit Suisse Group AG , which exited its U.S. private wealth business
Credit Suisse to create US banking business for billionaire
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 minutes ago
REUTERS: Credit Suisse Group AG , which exited its U.S. private wealth business last year, is building out a new investment banking group in the region to serve billionaires. Switzerland's second-biggest bank has hired Charlie Buckley from rival UBS... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Euro zone economic growth slows in quarter before BrexitBRUSSELS: Economic growth in the euro zone slowed in the second quarter as unce
Euro zone economic growth slows in quarter before Brexit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 minutes ago
BRUSSELS: Economic growth in the euro zone slowed in the second quarter as uncertainty before the British vote to leave the European Union swirled, data showed on Friday, and economists said it could be a sign of future weaker growth. Gross domestic... Read more
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Zero Hedge
IMF Studies Sovereign Debt Restructurings, Admits Its Policy Was Responsible For Greek DepressionThe answer is that the private creditors - i.e. the big Private Jewish Banking
IMF Studies Sovereign Debt Restructurings, Admits Its Policy Was Responsible For Greek Depression
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 minutes ago
The answer is that the private creditors - i.e. the big Private Jewish Banking Families of Europe - are sensing where things are going. The population of countries will rise against the debt and the slavery imposed with it, and countries will start... Read more
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