Business

Trending stories

More

Latest stories

1m
guardian-series
Cost of everyday supermarket items 'rises by 8'The cost of basic food and non-alcoholic drink in supermarkets may be rising a
Cost of everyday supermarket items 'rises by 8'
guardian-series / Posted a minute ago
The cost of basic food and non-alcoholic drink in supermarkets may be rising a lot faster than previously thought. A cross-section of everyday items, including tea bags, bananas, potatoes and milk, went up in price by an average of 8% over the past... Read more
1m
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Asian stock markets fluctuate on signs of China supportBy KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks recovered fro
Asian stock markets fluctuate on signs of China support
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted a minute ago
By KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks recovered from sharp losses in volatile trading Wednesday as investor sentiment improved amid reports of renewed Chinese government efforts to bolster share prices. KEEPING SCORE: The... Read more
2m
asianage
The strike will affect the functioning of essential services like banking, transport and supply of power. (Photo Twitter)When facts are few and fiction flies As frenzy over a young girl’s presumed mu
The strike will affect the functioning of essential services like banking, transport and supply of power. (Photo Twitter)
asianage / Posted 2 minutes ago
When facts are few and fiction flies As frenzy over a young girl’s presumed murder three years ago gripped the media, I wracked my brains to think if I had ever met Sheena Bora while visiting my son when he lived in Bandra, Mumbai.... Read more
3m
AllAfrica.com
Oil Theft, Pipeline Vandalism to End in Eight Months - NNPCDr Emmanuel Kachikwu, Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corp
Oil Theft, Pipeline Vandalism to End in Eight Months - NNPC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Dr Emmanuel Kachikwu, Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has expressed determination of the corporation to eradicate oil theft and pipeline vandalism in the next eight months. Kachikwu gave the assurance on... Read more
3m
AllAfrica.com
ICRC - No Plan to Stop Second Niger BridgeThe Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC) has expressed concer
ICRC - No Plan to Stop Second Niger Bridge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
The Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC) has expressed concern over the recent media reports that the federal government has stopped work on the second Niger Bridge. According to the commission, the report that the second Niger... Read more
3m
AllAfrica.com
Oil Theft - NNPC to Deploy Drones to Monitor VesselsThe Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNP
Oil Theft - NNPC to Deploy Drones to Monitor Vessels
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Dr. Ibe Kachikwu has said the Corporation is working towards the deployment of drones across the nation's territorial waters to monitor the movement of oil bearing... Read more
2 related stories
3m
Weekly Times
Stocks to watch on WednesdaySTOCKS to watch on the Australian stock exchange on Wednesday, Sept 2: BHP - B
Stocks to watch on Wednesday
Weekly Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
STOCKS to watch on the Australian stock exchange on Wednesday, Sept 2: BHP - BHP BILLITON - down two cents, or 0.08 per cent, at $24.63 OSH - OIL SEARCH - down nine cents, or 1.34 per cent, at $6.65 STO - SANTOS - down four cents, or 0.84 per cent,... Read more
3m
AllAfrica.com
State to Keep KQ Aloft, Says RotichThe government is restructuring the management of Kenya Airways to make it prof
State to Keep KQ Aloft, Says Rotich
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
The government is restructuring the management of Kenya Airways to make it profitable, National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich has said. "The government considers KQ an important part of the strategic position of Kenya and is committed to... Read more
4m
AllAfrica.com
Firms Asked to Explore Cheaper PackagingSmall and middle enterprises should explore cheaper packaging options to improv
Firms Asked to Explore Cheaper Packaging
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Small and middle enterprises should explore cheaper packaging options to improve the marketing for their fresh produce, Kenya Investment Authority has said. It said this would stem food losses, improve shelf life and enable it available for... Read more
4m
Central Chronicle
Inflation and GDPThe present situation in the Indian economy is that inflation is under control
Inflation and GDP
Central Chronicle / Posted 4 minutes ago
The present situation in the Indian economy is that inflation is under control but the growth rate has declined further. One of the major factor on inflation is that after the nuclear power nation and Iran Agreement on enrichment of Uranium and... Read more
4m
FOX 6 News Birmingham
Asian stock markets fluctuate on signs of China supportBy KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks recovered fro
Asian stock markets fluctuate on signs of China support
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 4 minutes ago
By KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks recovered from sharp losses in volatile trading Wednesday as investor sentiment improved amid reports of renewed Chinese government efforts to bolster share prices. KEEPING SCORE: The... Read more
35 related stories
4m
Central Chronicle
CM on refresh tour!Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan is gone to Madai to
CM on refresh tour!
Central Chronicle / Posted 4 minutes ago
Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan is gone to Madai to avoid disturbance. With this visit of Chouhan great resentment can be seen amongst the aspirant leaders who want berth in state cabinet and corporations. Chief Minister... Read more
4m
New Zealand's National Business Review
Briscoe issues a take-it-or-leave-it statement to Kathmandu shareholdersBriscoe Group [NZX: BGR], the retailer controlled by managing director Rod Duke
Briscoe issues a take-it-or-leave-it statement to Kathmandu shareholders
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 minutes ago
Briscoe Group [NZX: BGR], the retailer controlled by managing director Rod Duke, won't lift its price to buy Kathmandu Holding [NZX: KMD] tell the shareholders in the outdoor goods chain to take it or leave it. The original terms at an implied $1.80... Read more
3 related stories
5m
FOX 8 New Orleans
Asian stock markets fluctuate on signs of China supportBy KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks recovered fro
Asian stock markets fluctuate on signs of China support
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 minutes ago
By KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks recovered from sharp losses in volatile trading Wednesday as investor sentiment improved amid reports of renewed Chinese government efforts to bolster share prices. KEEPING SCORE: The... Read more
35 related stories
5m
New Zealand's National Business Review
LGFA bonds lure foreign investors seeking liquid, highly-rated alternative to NZ government debtThe Local Government Funding Agency, which sells bonds on behalf of 30 local au
LGFA bonds lure foreign investors seeking liquid, highly-rated alternative to NZ government debt
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Local Government Funding Agency, which sells bonds on behalf of 30 local authorities in New Zealand, says foreign investors are increasing their holdings of the debt as a relatively liquid, highly rated alternative to sovereign bonds. The LGFA... Read more
5m
New Zealand's National Business Review
Shares fall; Pacific Edge, Xero, A2 declineNew Zealand shares fell following a sharp decline on Wall Street overnight, and
Shares fall; Pacific Edge, Xero, A2 decline
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 5 minutes ago
New Zealand shares fell following a sharp decline on Wall Street overnight, and were the worst performer across Asia in local trading. Momentum stocks, such as Pacific Edge, Xero and A2 Milk Co declined. Sky Network Television led the bourse lower... Read more
2 related stories
5m
New Zealand's National Business Review
Former mortgage broker convicted of fraud after forging documents to help poor families buy propertiesA former mortgage broker has been convicted of fraud in the Auckland District C
Former mortgage broker convicted of fraud after forging documents to help poor families buy properties
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 5 minutes ago
A former mortgage broker has been convicted of fraud in the Auckland District Court over a scheme where she sold properties to low income families for a profit, using forged documents to allow them to obtain home loans. Vicky Ravana Letele, a former... Read more
6m
Harrow Times
Cost of everyday supermarket items 'rises by 8'The cost of basic food and non-alcoholic drink in supermarkets may be rising a
Cost of everyday supermarket items 'rises by 8'
Harrow Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
The cost of basic food and non-alcoholic drink in supermarkets may be rising a lot faster than previously thought. A cross-section of everyday items, including tea bags, bananas, potatoes and milk, went up in price by an average of 8% over the past... Read more
7 related stories
6m
Calcutta News
Marissa Mayer expecting twins in December NEW YORK - Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has announced that she is pregnant with id
Marissa Mayer expecting twins in December
Calcutta News / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW YORK - Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has announced that she is pregnant with identical twin girls. Like her earlier pregnancy, Marissa said she was planning on taking minimal time away for delivery an... Read more
122 related stories
6m
Reuters
Forex reserves unwind could reverse bond supercycleLONDON China's summer shock may mark the end of an era of globalization that he
Forex reserves unwind could reverse bond supercycle
Reuters / Posted 6 minutes ago
LONDON China's summer shock may mark the end of an era of globalization that helped define world markets for more than a decade. Investor anxiety about the consequences is well-founded. Beijing's integration into the global economy since 2002... Read more
7m
This is West Country
Cost of everyday supermarket items 'rises by 8'The cost of basic food and non-alcoholic drink in supermarkets may be rising a
Cost of everyday supermarket items 'rises by 8'
This is West Country / Posted 7 minutes ago
The cost of basic food and non-alcoholic drink in supermarkets may be rising a lot faster than previously thought. A cross-section of everyday items, including tea bags, bananas, potatoes and milk, went up in price by an average of 8% over the past... Read more
7 related stories
7m
Gazette News
Cost of everyday supermarket items 'rises by 8'The cost of basic food and non-alcoholic drink in supermarkets may be rising a
Cost of everyday supermarket items 'rises by 8'
Gazette News / Posted 7 minutes ago
The cost of basic food and non-alcoholic drink in supermarkets may be rising a lot faster than previously thought. A cross-section of everyday items, including tea bags, bananas, potatoes and milk, went up in price by an average of 8% over the past... Read more
7 related stories
7m
The Fairmont Sentinel
Housing project clears hurdlesLeanne Zarling, community development director, told the commission that the pr
Housing project clears hurdles
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 7 minutes ago
Leanne Zarling, community development director, told the commission that the project required three separate actions - rezoning, acceptance of a final plat and a conditional use permit - each requiring its own public hearing. The commission made... Read more
7m
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Investor-funded community programs could balance Government's budgetSocial impact bonds: Photo: Under the Newpin program 66 children in care have
Investor-funded community programs could balance Government's budget
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 minutes ago
Social impact bonds: Photo: Under the Newpin program 66 children in care have been restored to their families and 35 kept out of foster care. (Stock Exchange:... Read more
8m
The Local
Chinese firm in bid to build Swedish railwayChinese rail company China Railway Construction made the secret offer to build
Chinese firm in bid to build Swedish railway
The Local / Posted 8 minutes ago
Chinese rail company China Railway Construction made the secret offer to build a planned railway between Sweden’s largest cities to the Parliamentary Standing Committee for Transport, SVT reported. The company has offered to build the railway for... Read more
8m
KX TV North Dakota
Asian stock markets fluctuate on signs of China supportHONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks recovered from sharp losses in volatile trading W
Asian stock markets fluctuate on signs of China support
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 8 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks recovered from sharp losses in volatile trading Wednesday as investor sentiment improved amid reports of renewed Chinese government efforts to bolster share prices. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index in... Read more
35 related stories
10m
Office of the President - Philippines
Republic Act No. 10678The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast
Republic Act No. 10678
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast Asia, with 7,107 islands spanning more than 300,000 square kilometers of territory. It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines... Read more
58 related stories
10m
Office of the President - Philippines
Proclamation No. 1114, s. 2015The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast
Proclamation No. 1114, s. 2015
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast Asia, with 7,107 islands spanning more than 300,000 square kilometers of territory. It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines... Read more
58 related stories
10m
Office of the President - Philippines
Proclamation No. 1115, s. 2015The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast
Proclamation No. 1115, s. 2015
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast Asia, with 7,107 islands spanning more than 300,000 square kilometers of territory. It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines... Read more
58 related stories
10m
The New Age
Asia doing 'pretty well' despite China slowdown: IMF chiefInternational Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde on Wednesday declared Asian
Asia doing 'pretty well' despite China slowdown: IMF chief
The New Age / Posted 10 minutes ago
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde on Wednesday declared Asian economies were doing "pretty well" despite the volatility caused by China's slowdown and unease on global financial markets. Lagarde's comments in Indonesia come as... Read more
60 related stories
More