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News 24 South Africa
Chinese steel production and the global backlashChina stands as the world's top producer of steel, and their recent production
Chinese steel production and the global backlash
News 24 South Africa / Posted moments ago
China stands as the world's top producer of steel, and their recent production spree in April has not helped the global steel industry that is already struggling to keep up with Chinese production and remarkably low prices. The output of crude steel... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
It costs $150 to buy a dozen eggs in Venezuela right nowThe International Monetary Fund has predicted that inflation in Venezuela will
It costs $150 to buy a dozen eggs in Venezuela right now
Orlando Sentinel / Posted moments ago
The International Monetary Fund has predicted that inflation in Venezuela will hit 720% this year. That might be an optimistic assessment, according to some local economic analysts, who expect the rate to reach as high as 1,200%. A sharp drop in... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US stocks slide as household goods makers take lossesNEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stock indexes are mostly lower Tuesday and consumer goods
US stocks slide as household goods makers take losses
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted moments ago
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stock indexes are mostly lower Tuesday and consumer goods makers are taking the biggest losses. While spending by consumers jumped last month by the largest amount in six years, a survey showed Americans are still worried about... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Pet food maker expands to Richmond, creating up to 165 jobsRICHMOND, Ind. (AP) - Blue Buffalo Pet Products says it will build a new manufa
Pet food maker expands to Richmond, creating up to 165 jobs
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted moments ago
RICHMOND, Ind. (AP) - Blue Buffalo Pet Products says it will build a new manufacturing plant and research and development center in Richmond, creating up to 165 jobs. The Connecticut-based pet food maker announced Tuesday it will invest more than... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Carl Icahn says he bought a stake in Botox-maker AllerganNEW YORK (AP) - Activist investor Carl Icahn says he bought a "large" stake in
Carl Icahn says he bought a stake in Botox-maker Allergan
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted moments ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Activist investor Carl Icahn says he bought a "large" stake in Botox-maker Allergan and said he's supportive of the company's CEO, Brent Saunders. Icahn did not disclose how much of a stake he bought in Allergan. Allergan... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
The Future of Finance: A Growing Global PerspectiveInternational finance is an integral part of the wide-ranging field of world ec
The Future of Finance: A Growing Global Perspective
Asian Correspondent / Posted a minute ago
International finance is an integral part of the wide-ranging field of world economics – the branch of knowledge concerned with the production, consumption and transfer of global wealth. It teaches a comprehensive understanding of exchange rates and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Third proxy advisory firm backs Five Star candidatesA third independent proxy advisory firm has come out in favor of the board cand
Third proxy advisory firm backs Five Star candidates
The Buffalo News / Posted a minute ago
A third independent proxy advisory firm has come out in favor of the board candidates backed by Five Star Bank’s parent company. Egan-Jones recommended shareholders vote in favor of Financial Institutions’ four nominees. Activist shareholder Johnny... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Developer to transform old hospital into apartmentsIn this Wednesday, May 25, 2016, Director of Marketing Jonathan Jones look at t
Developer to transform old hospital into apartments
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 minutes ago
In this Wednesday, May 25, 2016, Director of Marketing Jonathan Jones look at the view from one of the bedrooms at the Madison Apartments building on Niles Avenue, in South Bend, Ind. The former Madison Center children's hospital is being transformed... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Developer to transform old hospital into apartmentsIn this Wednesday, May 25, 2016, Director of Marketing Jonathan Jones look at t
Developer to transform old hospital into apartments
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 minutes ago
In this Wednesday, May 25, 2016, Director of Marketing Jonathan Jones look at the view from one of the bedrooms at the Madison Apartments building on Niles Avenue, in South Bend, Ind. The former Madison Center children's hospital is being transformed... Read more
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Orange County Register
Volkswagen reports profit drop as it grapples with emissions scandalVolkswagen is still managing to make money despite an emissions scandal. It is
Volkswagen reports profit drop as it grapples with emissions scandal
Orange County Register / Posted 2 minutes ago
Volkswagen is still managing to make money despite an emissions scandal. It is just not making money selling Volkswagens. The tarnished brand was evident in the quarterly earnings report on Tuesday, which showed a 19 percent decline in profit. Most... Read more
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Connecticut Post
3 Ways Emerging Entrepreneurs Run Financially Sound BusinessesSecuring funding is a major feat for any brand and requires a great deal of pla
3 Ways Emerging Entrepreneurs Run Financially Sound Businesses
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
Securing funding is a major feat for any brand and requires a great deal of planning and expertise. However, the real value comes from turning that initial support into long-term growth -- transforming a spark into a sustainable fire. Without... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Developer to transform old hospital into apartmentsIn this Wednesday, May 25, 2016, Director of Marketing Jonathan Jones look at t
Developer to transform old hospital into apartments
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 minutes ago
In this Wednesday, May 25, 2016, Director of Marketing Jonathan Jones look at the view from one of the bedrooms at the Madison Apartments building on Niles Avenue, in South Bend, Ind. The former Madison Center children's hospital is being transformed... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
ESPN Art: Euro 2016 team postersEuro 2016 team posters European Championship Euro 2016 team posters ESPN com
ESPN Art: Euro 2016 team posters
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 4 minutes ago
Euro 2016 team posters European Championship Euro 2016 team posters ESPN commissioned French artist Florian Nicolle to create 24 team posters to celebrate the 2016 European Championships. Which is your favourite? HOST NATION:... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
New York REIT shares plunge as analysts question sale to Washington-area landlordNew York REIT owns Worldwide Plaza. New York REIT Inc. shares had their bigges
New York REIT shares plunge as analysts question sale to Washington-area landlord
Crain's New York Business / Posted 5 minutes ago
New York REIT owns Worldwide Plaza. New York REIT Inc. shares had their biggest drop since they began trading more than two years ago after analysts questioned whether the planned sale of the company to closely held JBG Cos. is in the best interest... Read more
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The Hindu
SNN buys Essar's housing project for Rs.490 crore In one of the largest residential deals in Bengaluru, city-based SNN Builders
SNN buys Essar's housing project for Rs.490 crore
The Hindu / Posted 5 minutes ago
In one of the largest residential deals in Bengaluru, city-based SNN Builders has acquired Essar Group’s premium residential project ‘Water’s Edge’ in Hebbal, for an approximate value of Rs. 490... Read more
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The Hindu
Preferred vendor tag for VirtusaPolarisCitigroup Technology Group, Inc. (Citi) has accorded the newly-formed combinati
Preferred vendor tag for VirtusaPolaris
The Hindu / Posted 5 minutes ago
Citigroup Technology Group, Inc. (Citi) has accorded the newly-formed combination of Virtusa Corporation and Polaris Consulting & Services Ltd. the tag of preferred vendor for providing information technology (IT) services on an enterprise-wide... Read more
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The Hindu
RIL sells East African oil business GAPCO to TotalIn 2007, RIL acquired 76% stake in GAPCO which has units in Tanzania, Kenya and
RIL sells East African oil business GAPCO to Total
The Hindu / Posted 5 minutes ago
In 2007, RIL acquired 76% stake in GAPCO which has units in Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries (RIL) has agreed to sell its entire stake in Mauritius-based Gulf Africa Petroleum Corporation (GAPCO) to French energy... Read more
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The Hindu
SEBI issues norms for MFs’ redemption curbsThe Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has said that mutual funds ca
SEBI issues norms for MFs’ redemption curbs
The Hindu / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has said that mutual funds can restrict requests for redemption only if there is a systemic crisis or an event that impacts market liquidity. The capital markets regulator said that the circumstances... Read more
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The Hindu
Indian economy grows at 7.6 pc in FY’16, 7.9pc in Q4Full-year growth at 7.6 % will maintain India’s position as the fastest-growing
Indian economy grows at 7.6 pc in FY’16, 7.9pc in Q4
The Hindu / Posted 5 minutes ago
Full-year growth at 7.6 % will maintain India’s position as the fastest-growing major economy. India’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew 7.9 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2015-16, increasing overall growth for the entire year to 7.6 per cent and... Read more
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The Hindu
Google says online to drive 25% of organised retail sales in IndiaThe number of women shoppers will grow fivefold and their online spend is expec
Google says online to drive 25% of organised retail sales in India
The Hindu / Posted 5 minutes ago
The number of women shoppers will grow fivefold and their online spend is expected to double India’s digital shoppers will continue to buy products online even without discounts, which is the current trend among e-tailers, according to a report... Read more
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The Hindu
Australia to sell bitcoins seized as crime proceedsAbout $13 million in bitcoins will be auctioned in Sydney in June after Austral
Australia to sell bitcoins seized as crime proceeds
The Hindu / Posted 5 minutes ago
About $13 million in bitcoins will be auctioned in Sydney in June after Australian police confiscated the digital currency as proceeds of crime, an official said Tuesday. About $13 million in bitcoins will be auctioned in Sydney in June after... Read more
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examiner.com
Music label promo veteran John Rosenfelder adapts himself to changing industryIt’s become commonplace to talk about the need to reinvent oneself in order to
Music label promo veteran John Rosenfelder adapts himself to changing industry
examiner.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
It’s become commonplace to talk about the need to reinvent oneself in order to stay viable, especially in a business so restructured as the music industry. But few have actually done so with such deliberation and success as John Rosenfelder. A... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bitcoin hits two-year high as yuan worries drive Chinese demandLONDON: The price of the web-based digital currency bitcoin soared to its highe
Bitcoin hits two-year high as yuan worries drive Chinese demand
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 minutes ago
LONDON: The price of the web-based digital currency bitcoin soared to its highest in almost two years on Tuesday, rising to more than US$500 per unit, as worries about a further weakening of the yuan drove increased demand from China. Trading... Read more
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Zero Hedge
In Its First Ever Bond Sale, A Cash-Starved Saudi Arabia Is Looking To Issue $15 BillionLast week the bond market was stunned by the unprecedented demand for sovereign
In Its First Ever Bond Sale, A Cash-Starved Saudi Arabia Is Looking To Issue $15 Billion
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
Last week the bond market was stunned by the unprecedented demand for sovereign paper issued by the middle-eastern nation of Qatar, which announced it would issue $9 billion in Eurobonds (in three maturities), more than double what had been... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Federal IT Living in the Floppy Age, Reports GAOAntiquated IT systems are soaking up federal technology dollars and creating ri
Federal IT Living in the Floppy Age, Reports GAO
E-Commerce Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Antiquated IT systems are soaking up federal technology dollars and creating risks for both bureaucrats and citizens, the Government Accountability Office reported last week. More than 75 percent of the federal IT budget in 2015 went toward the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Victoria's Secret's website violates New jersey consumer laws, lawsuit says Victoria’s Secret's website is accused of being in violation of New Jersey co
Victoria's Secret's website violates New jersey consumer laws, lawsuit says
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 11 minutes ago
Victoria’s Secret's website is accused of being in violation of New Jersey consumer-protection laws because of language in a legal disclaimer contained there. The lawsuit,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Nearly half of stores in alcohol sting sold to underage buyersAlbany-Dougherty Drug Unit Agents conducted an underage alcohol sting operation
Nearly half of stores in alcohol sting sold to underage buyers
WALB Albany / Posted 12 minutes ago
Albany-Dougherty Drug Unit Agents conducted an underage alcohol sting operation May 20, and found there where 11 of 26 stores in Albany-Dougherty County who sold alcohol to people under 21. "This was almost 50 percent, which is entirely too high,"... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
What do you get in a million-dollar home?A million-dollar home isn't so special anymore. The percentage of homes valued
What do you get in a million-dollar home?
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 12 minutes ago
A million-dollar home isn't so special anymore. The percentage of homes valued at $1 million or more has nearly doubled since 2012 in Broward and Miami-Dade counties, according to a new report from Trulia, a real estate listing company. In Palm... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
AAA Oklahoma: Gas at 11-year low as summer driving beginsOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - AAA Oklahoma says gas prices are the lowest in more than a
AAA Oklahoma: Gas at 11-year low as summer driving begins
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 minutes ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - AAA Oklahoma says gas prices are the lowest in more than a decade as the summer driving season kicks off. Pump prices across Oklahoma have risen about 18 cents a gallon in the past three weeks, and Tuesday's average price for... Read more
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Market Watch
U.S. companies are selling debt in euros to buy back sharesU.S. companies are scrambling to compete with European companies to issue low-p
U.S. companies are selling debt in euros to buy back shares
Market Watch / Posted 14 minutes ago
U.S. companies are scrambling to compete with European companies to issue low-price euro-denominated bonds and take advantage of the quantitative easing currently being conducted by the European Central Bank, according to Fitch Ratings. Since March... Read more
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