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Al-Ahram Weekly
Restoring cotton’s gloryExports of Egyptian cotton have increased from 32,000 tons last year to 38,000
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted moments ago
Exports of Egyptian cotton have increased from 32,000 tons last year to 38,000 tons in the 2016/2017 season which ends this August. This is due to the special attention paid by the government to the crop, which used to be known as Egypt’s “white... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Attracting shipping to SuezThe Suez Canal Authority (SCA) and General Authority for the Suez Canal Economi
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted moments ago
The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) and General Authority for the Suez Canal Economic Zone (GASCZone) have announced up to 50 per cent discounts on fees for loading and offloading containers in the Suez Canal Economic Zone. Incentives include discounted... Read more
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Missoulian
Global markets calm ahead of Jackson Hole meetingSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, a
Missoulian / Posted 2 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House that have dented investor sentiment in the past few weeks abated while investors eyed an annual gathering of central... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Today's Headlines: Interest Rates Dip AgainWhere, Oh Where Did High Interest Rates Go? Where are those rising interest ra
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
Where, Oh Where Did High Interest Rates Go? Where are those rising interest rates we keep hearing about? Over the last eight years of slow but steady recovery, average interest rates on 30-year fixed mortgages have gone through periodic 2-3 month... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Whole Foods Shareholds to Vote on Amazon DealWhole Foods shareholders will vote on whether to bless a union with Amazon that
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 4 minutes ago
Whole Foods shareholders will vote on whether to bless a union with Amazon that the organic grocery chain's CEO called "love at first sight." Before agreeing to the $13.7 billion offer, Whole Foods had been under intense shareholder pressure to... Read more
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The Hindu
RBI to issue ₹200 notes: Finance MinistryThe Union government on Wednesday gave the green signal to the Reserve Bank of
The Hindu / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Union government on Wednesday gave the green signal to the Reserve Bank of India to issue ₹200 notes that will ease pressure on lower denomination currency. The Finance Ministry, in a notification, said that on the recommendations of the Central... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
For $391M, Arvest to gain Bear StateFayetteville-based Arvest Bank agreed to acquire Bear State Financial of Little
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 minutes ago
Fayetteville-based Arvest Bank agreed to acquire Bear State Financial of Little Rock for $391 million in cash, the two banks said Tuesday. The $391 million price is the highest paid by an Arkansas bank for another Arkansas bank. The second-highest... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Will Estonia Be The First Country To Issue Its Own Digital Currency?Nearly three years after Estonia introduced its “e-residency” program, becoming
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
Nearly three years after Estonia introduced its “e-residency” program, becoming the first country on Earth to allow foreigners to become “digital citizens,” the tiny Baltic republic is considering another proposal that would further cement its... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Empty barrels': Police to investigate Nant whisky over fraud claimsNant whisky to be investigated by Tasmania Police over alleged fraud Photo: An
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 minutes ago
Nant whisky to be investigated by Tasmania Police over alleged fraud Photo: An audit revealed more than 1,300 barrels of Nant whisky did not exist, and 720 were missing. (Flickr: Newtown graffiti) Angry investors who purchased barrels of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Microflats attract investor cash as millennials embrace co-livingREUTERS: Millennials priced out of London's traditional housing market are opti
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 minutes ago
REUTERS: Millennials priced out of London's traditional housing market are opting to rent tiny apartments in so-called "co-living" developments, a fast-growing area that private investors and venture capital are eager to tap into. Investors have put... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asian stock markets tick up on US tax plan hopesTOKYO: Most Asian markets edged higher on Wednesday (Aug 23) after a global equ
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 minutes ago
TOKYO: Most Asian markets edged higher on Wednesday (Aug 23) after a global equities rally driven by optimism over a US tax reform plan, but President Donald Trump's comments about terminating the North American Free Trade Agreement capped... Read more
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The News and Star
Bank holiday changes to bin collection in AllerdaleBin collections in Allerdale will take place a day later than usual next week.
The News and Star / Posted 9 minutes ago
Bin collections in Allerdale will take place a day later than usual next week. The changes will only be in place next week due to the bank holiday weekend. Allerdale council offices will close on Friday at 4:30pm and will reopen at 9am on... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Global markets calm ahead of Jackson Hole meetingSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, a
The Times and Democrat / Posted 10 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House that have dented investor sentiment in the past few weeks abated while investors eyed an annual gathering of central... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Healthscope's net profit slides 40pc, no hospital growth tipped for 2018New boss of Healthscope, Gordon Ballantyne, says it is easy to "fall in love wi
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 minutes ago
New boss of Healthscope, Gordon Ballantyne, says it is easy to "fall in love with healthcare" but he has a tough job ahead getting the key hospitals division back on track after posting a 2017 result below expectations, with no earnings growth... Read more
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Northern Echo
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Northern Echo / Posted 10 minutes ago
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Lincoln Journal Star
Global markets calm ahead of Jackson Hole meetingSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, a
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 12 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House that have dented investor sentiment in the past few weeks abated while investors eyed an annual gathering of central... Read more
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express
Eurozone EXODUS - Economists reveal THIS is how easy it is to quit EU’s failing currency THE EUROZONE could be facing an exodus after a new report revealed just how e
express / Posted 12 minutes ago
THE EUROZONE could be facing an exodus after a new report revealed just how easy and beneficial it would be for member states to quit the European Union (EU)’s... Read more
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express
Asian stock exchange steadies as Wall Street and Europe shares rise ASIAN stocks steadied today, taking a breather after the previous day's surge
express / Posted 12 minutes ago
ASIAN stocks steadied today, taking a breather after the previous day's surge, lacking the momentum to keep up with a global rally spurred by gains for tech shares on Wall Street... Read more
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express
GBP holds as Donald Trump threatens government shutdownPound v US dollar: A NEW survey revealing business leaders remain concerned o
express / Posted 12 minutes ago
Pound v US dollar: A NEW survey revealing business leaders remain concerned over the economic impact of Brexit and political uncertainty is holding the pound below opening levels against the US... Read more
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The Age
Healthscope's net profit slides 40pc, no hospital growth tipped for 2018New boss of Healthscope, Gordon Ballantyne, says it is easy to "fall in love wi
The Age / Posted 13 minutes ago
New boss of Healthscope, Gordon Ballantyne, says it is easy to "fall in love with healthcare" but he has a tough job ahead getting the key hospitals division back on track after posting a 2017 result below expectations, with no earnings growth... Read more
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The Age
Charter Hall, Centuria boosted by capital inflow to bricks and mortar assetsDemand for higher yielding, income producing assets, has driven strong results
The Age / Posted 14 minutes ago
Demand for higher yielding, income producing assets, has driven strong results for fund managers Charter Hall and Centuria and prompted predictions of continued growth. The two groups are similar, with property management and property investment... Read more
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EuroNews
Microflats attract investor cash as millennials embrace co-livingBy Esha Vaish (Reuters) – Millennials priced out of London’s traditional housin
EuroNews / Posted 14 minutes ago
By Esha Vaish (Reuters) – Millennials priced out of London’s traditional housing market are opting to rent tiny apartments in so-called “co-living” developments, a fast-growing area that private investors and venture capital are eager to tap into.... Read more
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The Star
Ad group WPP cuts sales forecast on weak client demandLONDON: WPP, the world's largest advertising group, cut its full-year sales tar
The Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
LONDON: WPP, the world's largest advertising group, cut its full-year sales target on Wednesday after consumer goods giants slashed their spending, forcing it to miss half-year targets and sending its shares tumbling. Led by the high profile... Read more
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EuroNews
Euro zone business growth maintains solid pace in AugustBy Shrutee Sarkar (Reuters) – Euro zone manufacturing businesses clocked their
EuroNews / Posted 14 minutes ago
By Shrutee Sarkar (Reuters) – Euro zone manufacturing businesses clocked their best month of growth in six-and-a-half years in August, offsetting the weakest services growth in seven months and keeping overall activity on steady path, a survey of... Read more
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The Star
Magnum Q2 earnings surge 174%, declares 3 sen dividendKUALA LUMPUR: Magnum Bhd posted earnings pf RM59.95mil in its second quarter en
The Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Magnum Bhd posted earnings pf RM59.95mil in its second quarter ended June 30, 2017, up 174% from the previous corresponding quarter owing to a significantly decreased prize payout ratio. It has declared a dividend of three sen per share... Read more
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Market Watch
Is Trump killing the dollar?SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (Project Syndicate) — For nearly a century, the U.S. doll
Market Watch / Posted 14 minutes ago
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (Project Syndicate) — For nearly a century, the U.S. dollar has been viewed as the financial world’s ultimate safe haven. No other currency has promised the same degree of security and liquidity for accumulated wealth. In past... Read more
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Market Watch
FTSE 100 wobbles as WPP shares tumbleU.K. stocks wavered Wednesday, as a falling pound buoyed exporters, but still s
Market Watch / Posted 14 minutes ago
U.K. stocks wavered Wednesday, as a falling pound buoyed exporters, but still struggled to offset a downbeat trend in European equities. “This weakness is mainly due to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding Britain’s future in the EU,” said FairFX... Read more
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The Star
RHB Bank rallies, leaves AmBank behind after failed merger planKUALA LUMPUR: RHB Bank shares surged to a high of RM5.10 on Wednesday, leaving
The Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: RHB Bank shares surged to a high of RM5.10 on Wednesday, leaving in its wake AMMB or AmBank after their proposed merger plan fell apart. Investors of RHB Bank, which saw the share price under pressure since June 1 when the merger plan... Read more
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Market Watch
Heineken throws everything it has at the U.S. beer marketBetween the largest domestic macro brewers and the biggest of the big craft bre
Market Watch / Posted 15 minutes ago
Between the largest domestic macro brewers and the biggest of the big craft brewers, there’s a segment of the U.S. beer industry trying to avoid being pinched. The tide of Big Beer, combined with the continued growth of small craft brewers, has... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Charter Hall, Centuria boosted by capital inflow to bricks and mortar assetsDemand for higher yielding, income producing assets, has driven strong results
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 minutes ago
Demand for higher yielding, income producing assets, has driven strong results for fund managers Charter Hall and Centuria and prompted predictions of continued growth. The two groups are similar, with property management and property investment... Read more
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