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5KSDK St. Louis
How marketing and promotions can change the small business gameHow do you go from running a business out of your brownstone to creating a nati
How marketing and promotions can change the small business game
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted a minute ago
How do you go from running a business out of your brownstone to creating a national brand and having your products carried by Target and Walmart? According to Miko Branch, CEO and co-founder of the Miss Jessie's brand of products for natural hair,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Barclays boosts its key capital ratioLondon - Barclays said on Thursday it had raised 603 million pounds ($875.50 mi
Barclays boosts its key capital ratio
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
London - Barclays said on Thursday it had raised 603 million pounds ($875.50 million) from the sale of a 12.2 percent stake in Barclays Africa Group, boosting its key capital ratio by 10 basis points. Barclays is selling down its 62 percent stake in... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Mr Craig Turner appointed Tourism Whitsundays CEOMr Turner is a well-known local businessman with extensive experience working i
Mr Craig Turner appointed Tourism Whitsundays CEO
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 minutes ago
Mr Turner is a well-known local businessman with extensive experience working in marketing roles for local tourism companies, such as Fantasea, where he held the position of Director of Sales and Marketing for many years. "I'm thrilled to have been... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nedbank’s Q1 income risesJohannesburg - Nedbank Group, the South African lender being spun out of Old Mu
Nedbank’s Q1 income rises
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
Johannesburg - Nedbank Group, the South African lender being spun out of Old Mutual, said first-quarter net interest income expanded at least 10 percent, boosted by the country’s highest interest rates in six years. The net interest margin for the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rand firmer in early tradeJohannesburg - South Africa's rand firmed against the dollar in early trade on
Rand firmer in early trade
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
Johannesburg - South Africa's rand firmed against the dollar in early trade on Thursday, recovering from a nearly four-week low hit in the previous session, but analysts said concerns about the ailing economy still posed a risk. At 06h50 GMT, the... Read more
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Online Recruitment
People Force International acquires UK Staffing LtdAfter the recent purchase of Elizabeth Arnold Associates which has now fully in
People Force International acquires UK Staffing Ltd
Online Recruitment / Posted 3 minutes ago
After the recent purchase of Elizabeth Arnold Associates which has now fully integrated into People Force International’s Recruitment Division with predominant focus on permanent placements, the acquisition of UK Staffing Ltd takes the company into... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
How marketing and promotions can change the small business gameHow do you go from running a business out of your brownstone to creating a nati
How marketing and promotions can change the small business game
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 minutes ago
How do you go from running a business out of your brownstone to creating a national brand and having your products carried by Target and Walmart? According to Miko Branch, CEO and co-founder of the Miss Jessie's brand of products for natural hair,... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
How marketing and promotions can change the small business gameHow do you go from running a business out of your brownstone to creating a nati
How marketing and promotions can change the small business game
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 4 minutes ago
How do you go from running a business out of your brownstone to creating a national brand and having your products carried by Target and Walmart? According to Miko Branch, CEO and co-founder of the Miss Jessie's brand of products for natural hair,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Sheridan full partner in opacityThere was symmetry recently to the irresponsible conduct of two Lackawanna Coun
Sheridan full partner in opacity
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 minutes ago
There was symmetry recently to the irresponsible conduct of two Lackawanna County commissioners and Scranton School Board President Bob Sheridan. Just as Commissioners Patrick O’Malley and Laureen Cummings plunged ahead with the purchase of the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Resolve crisis in Puerto RicoCongress went home last week without acting on Puerto Rico’s escalating debt cr
Resolve crisis in Puerto Rico
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 minutes ago
Congress went home last week without acting on Puerto Rico’s escalating debt crisis. The immediate result was that the territory’s government paid the interest due Monday on a series of bonds issued by its development bank, but defaulted on the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
CEO shift underway at NBT BankChanges at helm of NBT Bancorp NORWICH, N.Y. — The leadership of NBT Bancorp s
CEO shift underway at NBT Bank
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 minutes ago
Changes at helm of NBT Bancorp NORWICH, N.Y. — The leadership of NBT Bancorp shifted following an announcement that the board of the Norwich, New York-based banking company elected on Tuesday the bank’s current president and CEO, Martin A. Dietrich,... Read more
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asianage
ICAI reviews financial statements of Mallya group firmsThe move also comes against the backdrop of the embattled Mallya facing a case
ICAI reviews financial statements of Mallya group firms
asianage / Posted 6 minutes ago
The move also comes against the backdrop of the embattled Mallya facing a case of loan default worth Rs 9,400 crore. New Delhi: Chartered accountants' apex body ICAI is reviewing financial statements of certain Vijay Mallya group firms to assess the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Panama papers: After Bachchans, Ajay Devgn named in infamous tax evasion scamMumbai: The Panama Papers leak controversy has taken the industry by storm afte
Panama papers: After Bachchans, Ajay Devgn named in infamous tax evasion scam
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 minutes ago
Mumbai: The Panama Papers leak controversy has taken the industry by storm after names like Amitabh Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan cropped up in the infamous tax evasion scam. The latest celebrity to join the bandwagon is Ajay Devgn. According... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Brains and Hammers Launches New City in AbujaBrains and Hammers Limited, a foremost real estate and infrastructure developme
Brains and Hammers Launches New City in Abuja
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Brains and Hammers Limited, a foremost real estate and infrastructure development group, has commenced the construction of a new housing development comprising 3,500 homes named "Brains & Hammers City" in the heart of the Federal Capital Territory... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Praiseworthy Construction Projects Implemented in Central RegionAsmara — In the past 25 years of Independence praiseworthy construction project
Praiseworthy Construction Projects Implemented in Central Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Asmara — In the past 25 years of Independence praiseworthy construction projects have been implemented in the Central region, the office of Infrastructure Development in the Central region indicated. The head of Building Design and Inspection,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FEC Approves 34 Priority Programmes for ImplementationAbuja — The Federal Executive Council ‎(FEC) wednesday, at its meeting presided
FEC Approves 34 Priority Programmes for Implementation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Abuja — The Federal Executive Council ‎(FEC) wednesday, at its meeting presided over by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, adopted 34 strategic priority programmes that the federal government will implement in 2016 once the budget is signed into law. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inflation Projected to Rise Further to 13.2 PercentThe Financial Derivatives Company Limited (FDC) has predicted a steep rise in y
Inflation Projected to Rise Further to 13.2 Percent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Financial Derivatives Company Limited (FDC) has predicted a steep rise in year-on-year April inflation to 13.2 per cent, 0.4 per cent higher than the 12.8 per cent recorded in March. The expected rise in the inflation figures would be the fourth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Domestic Investors Dominate Trading At the Equities MarketDomestic investors continued to dominate transactions at the Nigerian Stock Exc
Domestic Investors Dominate Trading At the Equities Market
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Domestic investors continued to dominate transactions at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) statistics released by the exchange has shown. According to the data for the month of March, domestic investors outperformed foreign investors by 28.48 per... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bello Wasted Kogi's Finances in First 100 DaysAs the Yahaya Bello's administration in Kogi State braces up for its 100 days i
Bello Wasted Kogi's Finances in First 100 Days
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
As the Yahaya Bello's administration in Kogi State braces up for its 100 days in office celebration this weekend, the Audu/Faleke Political Organisation has scored the government an overall low in development initiatives but high in fiscal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Total Foreign Capital Importation Declines Significantly to U.S.$710.97 Million in First QuarterAbuja — Nigeria's total foreign capital importation declined by as much as 54.3
Total Foreign Capital Importation Declines Significantly to U.S.$710.97 Million in First Quarter
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Abuja — Nigeria's total foreign capital importation declined by as much as 54.34 percent to $710.97 million in the first quarter of the year (Q1 2016) compared to $1.55 billion in Q4 2015, according to the National Bureau of Statistics... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Have No Link With Auctus Integrated, Says AyeniFollowing persistent enquires from a section of the media, the Chairman of Skye
We Have No Link With Auctus Integrated, Says Ayeni
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Following persistent enquires from a section of the media, the Chairman of Skye Bank Plc and NATCOM, Mr. Olatunde Ayeni, has dispelled the speculation that he has interest in an oil company called, Auctus Integrated. Auctus Integrated is one of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Horns March to Addis, As Holiday ApproachesThe final run up to Ethiopian Easter, the festivity that comes after the unique
Horns March to Addis, As Holiday Approaches
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The final run up to Ethiopian Easter, the festivity that comes after the unique fifty-five days of lent, has witnessed huge crowds of cattle traders from all directions - Gondar, Jeru, North Shewa zone, Harar. Nobody seems to be bothered by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Deregulation of Core Sectors Will Boost FDI Inflows'The federal government's inability to deregulate some critical sectors of the e
'Deregulation of Core Sectors Will Boost FDI Inflows'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The federal government's inability to deregulate some critical sectors of the economy like mining, rail transport and energy among others is hampering the sectors from attracting investors like the telecommunication sector. The Chief Executive... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Preparing for a Post-2020 NigeriaYear 2020 is forty-four months away. According to the 2009 perspective planning
Preparing for a Post-2020 Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Year 2020 is forty-four months away. According to the 2009 perspective planning of the National Planning Commission, the Vision 20:2020, the country's GDP is projected to reach $900 billion by 2020. That would rank Nigeria as one of the top 20... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Nigeria's Healthcare Challenges Present Investment Opportunities'The Managing Director, The Bridge Clinic, Dr. Richardson Ajayi, has called on s
'Nigeria's Healthcare Challenges Present Investment Opportunities'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Managing Director, The Bridge Clinic, Dr. Richardson Ajayi, has called on stakeholders in the international healthcare industry to look at the health issues in Nigeria and other developing countries as opportunities for investment. Ajayi, who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rewriting African CapitalismAfrica's rise is real, but not assured. While many critical economic indicators
Rewriting African Capitalism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Africa's rise is real, but not assured. While many critical economic indicators - increasing gross domestic product (GDP), increasing real income per capita and increased labour market participation rates - have been recorded over the last 15 years,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
N90 Billion Unclaimed Dividends - Shareholders Task SEC On Review of CAMASome shareholder groups yesterday in Lagos called for review of the Companies a
N90 Billion Unclaimed Dividends - Shareholders Task SEC On Review of CAMA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Some shareholder groups yesterday in Lagos called for review of the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) in view of unclaimed dividends piling at the capital market. They said that the committee being proposed by the Securities and Exchange... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ambode Okays Construction of N49 Billion Medical ParkBy Olasunkanmi Akoni and Monsur Olowoopejo Lagos — Governor Akinwunmi Ambode o
Ambode Okays Construction of N49 Billion Medical Park
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
By Olasunkanmi Akoni and Monsur Olowoopejo Lagos — Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has approved the construction of N49 billion Medical Park, the first of its kind in Nigeria, aimed at improving healthcare delivery in the state. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopian Electric Signs Second Substation Construction ContractThe contract, awarded to the Chinese company, TBEA, follows the one signed with
Ethiopian Electric Signs Second Substation Construction Contract
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The contract, awarded to the Chinese company, TBEA, follows the one signed with an Indian contractor earlier in the monthLighting the Industry Zones, Ethiopian Electric Power has signed a 98-million-dollar contract with theChinese company, TBEA Co... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Emefiele, African Central Bank Governors Meet On Financial StabilityCentral Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele last night began th
Emefiele, African Central Bank Governors Meet On Financial Stability
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele last night began the hosting of several central bank governors across Africa to discuss the effects of the exogenous shocks from the global economy on financial systems across the... Read more
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