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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Budgetary malpracticeArticle Tools The state Senate budget bill is bad but substantially better tha
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 minutes ago
Article Tools The state Senate budget bill is bad but substantially better than the farcical House version. But they share the decidedly bad idea of borrowing vast amounts of money to cover a yawning $2.2 billion budget deficit that should be... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Properties bought in fight against blightArticle Tools POTTSVILLE — Several properties bought through a Schuylkill Coun
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 minutes ago
Article Tools POTTSVILLE — Several properties bought through a Schuylkill County judicial and repository sales earlier this month are set to be demolished. Four municipalities bought properties in the county repository for $1 that will be torn down... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Courthouse notes, Sept. 22Article Tools Property transfers Luzerne County Joan Baronio et al. to Elvis
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 minutes ago
Article Tools Property transfers Luzerne County Joan Baronio et al. to Elvis Diblasi et al, $95,000; Hazleton. Laszlo Schaffer to Joshua A. Nochumson et al., $408,670; Rice Twp. Oliver Kocoski et al. to Isaac Benderly et al., $245,000;... Read more
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The Hindu
SAT pulls up SBI Life for delaying ₹ 275 crore refund matterThe Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) has pulled up SBI Life Insurance for de
The Hindu / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) has pulled up SBI Life Insurance for delaying the matter related to a refund of ₹ 275 crore to policy holders, which the private insurer was directed by the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of... Read more
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The Hindu
NSE to auction investment limits for ₹ 2,800-cr govt bondsThe National Stock Exchange (NSE) has said it will auction investment limits fo
The Hindu / Posted 6 minutes ago
The National Stock Exchange (NSE) has said it will auction investment limits for overseas investors for purchase of government bonds worth close to ₹ 2,800 crore on Monday. The auction will be conducted on NSE’s e-bid platform from 1530 hours to... Read more
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Technode
Opportunities for offline retailers have arrived in China, but don't rushAnyone who has been to a tier-1 Chinese city will probably have come across the
Technode / Posted 7 minutes ago
Anyone who has been to a tier-1 Chinese city will probably have come across the long queues in front of stores throughout the city. People call them “wanghong” (网红) stores, borrowing the Chinese term for internet celebrities to illustrate the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
S&P lowers China’s credit rating, cites risk from rising debtSHANGHAI -- China and the world received a fresh warning Thursday that the coun
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 minutes ago
SHANGHAI -- China and the world received a fresh warning Thursday that the country's borrowing in recent years threatens the stability of one of the global economy's most important growth engines. Standard & Poor's downgraded its rating on China,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
SEC data breach details disclosedThe vulnerability of governments and businesses to cyberattacks was exposed aga
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 minutes ago
The vulnerability of governments and businesses to cyberattacks was exposed again Wednesday when a top U.S. financial regulator said hackers had breached its electronic database of market-moving corporate announcements, and may have profited from the... Read more
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NZCity
NZ dollar falls on eve of electionThe New Zealand dollar fell heading into Saturday's general election on the bac
NZCity / Posted 11 minutes ago
The New Zealand dollar fell heading into Saturday's general election on the back of ongoing sabre-rattling between the US and North Korea. The kiwi traded at US72.83c as at 5pm versus US73.11c as at 8am in Wellington from 73.21c late Thursday.... Read more
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Philly.com
Golden anniversary.NEW YORK - An automated teller machine. The cash machine. In Britain, a cashpoi
Philly.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
NEW YORK - An automated teller machine. The cash machine. In Britain, a cashpoint. ATMs, known for spitting out $20 bills (and imposing fees if you pick the wrong machine), turn 50 years old this year. They're ubiquitous - and possibly still a... Read more
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EuroNews
Insurer Saga reports 5.5 percent rise in profitsLONDON (Reuters) – British over-50s travel and insurance company Saga Plc
EuroNews / Posted 16 minutes ago
LONDON (Reuters) – British over-50s travel and insurance company Saga Plc reported a 5.5 percent rise in first-half pre-tax profit, bolstered by strong demand for holidays among older Britons. Saga, which offers ocean and river cruises,... Read more
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Market Watch
Smiths Group pretax profit soars on wider marginsSmiths Group PLC (SMIN.LN) on Friday reported a 74% rise in pretax profit for f
Market Watch / Posted 16 minutes ago
Smiths Group PLC (SMIN.LN) on Friday reported a 74% rise in pretax profit for fiscal 2017 after the disposal of four of its businesses improved the global technology company's operating margins. The London-listed company made a pretax profit of 601... Read more
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Market Watch
Air Berlin in talks with Lufthansa, EasyjetAir Berlin PLC (AB1.XE) said late Thursday it will hold exclusive negotiations
Market Watch / Posted 16 minutes ago
Air Berlin PLC (AB1.XE) said late Thursday it will hold exclusive negotiations with carriers Deutsche Lufthansa AG (LHA.XE) and Easyjet (EZJ.LN) to sell its air transport units. Air Berlin's creditors' committees decided to pursue talks with the two... Read more
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The Irish Times
Losses increase almost 20% at Clontarf EnergyOperating losses at oil exploration company Clontarf Energy increased almost 20
The Irish Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
Operating losses at oil exploration company Clontarf Energy increased almost 20 per cent during the first six months of 2017, compared with the same period last year. The company’s interim report for the six months to June 30th, 2017, show losses... Read more
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EuroNews
L'Oreal shares climb after death of BettencourtPARIS (Reuters) – Shares in cosmetics group L’Oreal rose on Friday af
EuroNews / Posted 16 minutes ago
PARIS (Reuters) – Shares in cosmetics group L’Oreal rose on Friday after the death of 94-year old billionaire Liliane Bettencourt, who had the largest stake in the company and whose passing may alter the ties between L’Oreal and Nestle... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Global privacy management software firm expanding in AtlantaATLANTA (AP) - A global privacy management software company will create 500 job
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 17 minutes ago
ATLANTA (AP) - A global privacy management software company will create 500 jobs over the next few years and invest $5 million in an expansion of its facility in Georgia's Fulton County. Gov. Nathan Deal said Thursday that OneTrust, by reinvesting... Read more
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The Age
Canberra housing market a top winter performerThe Canberra housing market continues to produce robust results with prices sti
The Age / Posted 20 minutes ago
The Canberra housing market continues to produce robust results with prices still rising through winter and the local market remaining a top-performing capital. The median asking price for houses listed for private treaty in Canberra increased by... Read more
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Business Standard India
Aditya Birla to exit online fashion retail, says business unsustainableABOF, the flagship portal of the $50 billion conglomerate will pull down its sh
Business Standard India / Posted 22 minutes ago
ABOF, the flagship portal of the $50 billion conglomerate will pull down its shutters by December 31, a little over two years after it began operations. Fueled by large doses of venture capital, its rivals have made the business of selling fashion... Read more
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Business Standard India
Can Modi govt spend its way to growth with Rs 50,000 cr Fiscal Stimulus package?In view of the economic slowdown, the government is reported to be open to allo
Business Standard India / Posted 22 minutes ago
In view of the economic slowdown, the government is reported to be open to allowing the fiscal deficit to exceed this year's target as it considers a stimulus package in the range of Rs 40,000-50,000 crore by way of increased spending. Growth in... Read more
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Business Standard India
ITI, Orchid Pharma zoom over 35% in two days in weak marketShares of ITI and Orchid Pharma rallied up to 19% for the second straight day i
Business Standard India / Posted 22 minutes ago
Shares of ITI and Orchid Pharma rallied up to 19% for the second straight day in an otherwise weak market on the back of positive corporate announcements. ITI has surged 19% to Rs 146, extending its Thursday’s 20% rally on the National Stock... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra housing market a top winter performerThe Canberra housing market continues to produce robust results with prices sti
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 minutes ago
The Canberra housing market continues to produce robust results with prices still rising through winter and the local market remaining a top-performing capital. The median asking price for houses listed for private treaty in Canberra increased by... Read more
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Business Standard India
S&P says downgraded China as credit growth still too fastBy Elias Glenn and Yawen Chen BEIJING (Reuters) - China's attempts to reduce r
Business Standard India / Posted 22 minutes ago
By Elias Glenn and Yawen Chen BEIJING (Reuters) - China's attempts to reduce risks from its rapid buildup in debt are not working as quickly as expected and credit growth is still too fast, S&P Global Ratings said on Friday, a day after it... Read more
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Ekklesia
Credit used to cover everyday living expenses, says debt charityRising debts levels and the continued struggle to meet essential household bill
Ekklesia / Posted 22 minutes ago
Rising debts levels and the continued struggle to meet essential household bills are among the key findings from the latest statistical research released by StepChange Debt Charity. The 2017 Statistics Mid-Yearbook, which examines the latest trends... Read more
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Financial News Network
Positive finish: Aus shares close 0.5% higherIt has been a positive day of trade for the local market despite negative offsh
Financial News Network / Posted 26 minutes ago
It has been a positive day of trade for the local market despite negative offshore leads from the US. After opening strongly the market fell back to trade in a narrow range before picking up momentum in the afternoon closing just off its highs. As... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Naira Depreciates Further to N360.33/$ in NafexThe naira, yesterday, depreciated further to N360.33 per dollar in the Investor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 36 minutes ago
The naira, yesterday, depreciated further to N360.33 per dollar in the Investors and Exports (I&E) Foreign Exchange, forex Window. Data from the Financial Market Dealers Quote, FMDQ showed that the indicative exchange rate for the I & E Window,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foreign Loans - Senate Moves Against Reckless Spending By GovernorsThe Senate has begun moves against what it described as reckless spending by st
AllAfrica.com / Posted 36 minutes ago
The Senate has begun moves against what it described as reckless spending by state governors, just as it has put in place machinery to ensure that there was proper utilization of loans collected by respective state governors. According to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Moves to Harmonise Biometric Database of NigeriansAbuja — The Federal Government has intensified moves to harmonise the biometric
AllAfrica.com / Posted 36 minutes ago
Abuja — The Federal Government has intensified moves to harmonise the biometric database of Nigerians as part of measures to ensure greater security of the country. Acting Secretary to Government of the Federation, SGF, Dr. Habiba Lawal, who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IMF Calls for Tighter Monetary Policy Ahead of MPC Meeting Next WeekThe International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said for Nigeria to witness strong ec
AllAfrica.com / Posted 36 minutes ago
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said for Nigeria to witness strong economic recovery from recession, it must learn to maintain tighter monetary policies, through discontinuing direct financing of the government. Ahead of the Monetary... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lake Kivu Methane Gas Project Gets U.S.$100 Million BoostTwo companies; Symbion Energy and Highland Group Holdings Ltd. (HGHL) on Thursd
AllAfrica.com / Posted 36 minutes ago
Two companies; Symbion Energy and Highland Group Holdings Ltd. (HGHL) on Thursday signed an agreement that will see the latter co-invest $100 million towards the extraction of methane gas from Lake Kivu. According to a statement, the agreement will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IMF Borrowed From Nigeria in 1974 - Former Finance MinisterInternational Monetary Fund logo. Minister of Finance in the Second Republic,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 36 minutes ago
International Monetary Fund logo. Minister of Finance in the Second Republic, Alhaji Abubakar Alhaji, said yesterday the International Monetary Fund, IMF, borrowed money from Nigeria in 1974. Alhaji, who revealed this when Senator Shehu Sani paid... Read more
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