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Otago Daily Times
Straddling the political divideParliament resumes tomorrow with the Prime Minister's statement taking preceden
Straddling the political divide
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Parliament resumes tomorrow with the Prime Minister's statement taking precedence over other business. While official business takes centre stage tomorrow, the political year started earlier with the State of the Nation speeches by political... Read more
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Breitbart
LinkedIn $11B Stock Loss: Job Crisis in Silicon ValleyLinkedIn’s epic $11.1 billion single-day-stock-plunge on February 5 represents
LinkedIn $11B Stock Loss: Job Crisis in Silicon Valley
Breitbart / Posted 2 minutes ago
LinkedIn’s epic $11.1 billion single-day-stock-plunge on February 5 represents the proverbial “ canary dying” in Silicon Valley’s gold mine as tech jobs are vaporized. LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) was founded in the heart of Silicon Valley. Its CEO, Jeff... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
LPG and gas support continued prospectingDespite slumping global oil prices, New Zealand Oil & Gas (NZOG) is maintaining
LPG and gas support continued prospecting
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Despite slumping global oil prices, New Zealand Oil & Gas (NZOG) is maintaining an interest in its three deepwater prospects in the Canterbury and Great South Basins, north and south of Dunedin. In its quarterly activities report, NZOG said it was... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Opposition creeping up on SkyIncreasing broadband penetration in New Zealand and emerging distribution chann
Opposition creeping up on Sky
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Increasing broadband penetration in New Zealand and emerging distribution channels capable of bypassing traditional satellite technology are the biggest structural risks facing Sky Network Television. Australian research firm Morningstar has resumed... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Craigs eases back on investmentCraigs Investment Partners is moving back to a neutral stance on equities as ma
Craigs eases back on investment
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Craigs Investment Partners is moving back to a neutral stance on equities as major indices move down between 5% and 10% this year, broker Chris Timms says. Tactically, the broking house had held an ‘‘overweight equities'' stance since March 2010,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Residents against proposed GST hikeThe Turnbull government has suggested raising the consumption tax to 15 per cen
Residents against proposed GST hike
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 minutes ago
The Turnbull government has suggested raising the consumption tax to 15 per cent in a bid to increase government revenue and provide income tax relief. The Turnbull government has suggested raising the consumption tax to 15 per cent in a bid to... Read more
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TheStreet.com
What’s Ahead This Week: Twitter Earnings and Janet Yellen Speaks This week, investors will be watching quarterly results from a host of major
What’s Ahead This Week: Twitter Earnings and Janet Yellen Speaks
TheStreet.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
This week, investors will be watching quarterly results from a host of major companies, along with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s bi-annual Congressional address. Some 65 S&P 500... Read more
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TheStreet.com
What’s Ahead This Week: Twitter Earnings and Janet Yellen SpeaksThis week, investors will be watching quarterly results from a host of major co
What’s Ahead This Week: Twitter Earnings and Janet Yellen Speaks
TheStreet.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
This week, investors will be watching quarterly results from a host of major companies, along with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's bi-annual Congressional address. The troubled social media company is expected to report fourth quarter earnings... Read more
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Tony Pua
Why has Hasan Arifin declared that the PAC will be calling its final witnesses on 11th and 12th February when no such decision was made during past meetings? The Malaysian Insider reported yesterday that the Public Accounts Committee (
Why has Hasan Arifin declared that the PAC will be calling its final witnesses on 11th and 12th February when no such decision was made during past meetings?
Tony Pua / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Malaysian Insider reported yesterday that the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Chairman,... Read more
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Business Insider
This is the big problem with Obama's $10 per barrel tax on oilPresidential budget requests are always more political documents than genuine l
This is the big problem with Obama's $10 per barrel tax on oil
Business Insider / Posted 7 minutes ago
Presidential budget requests are always more political documents than genuine legislative proposals, typically containing items that everybody involved knows will never find their way into law. However, for his last budget proposal, President Obama... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
North Korea vows more launchesThe rocket, photographed from Dandong in China. Photo / AP North Korea declare
North Korea vows more launches
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
The rocket, photographed from Dandong in China. Photo / AP North Korea declared that it had successfully put an "earth observation satellite" into orbit and said it planned to launch "many more". Both the South Korean Defence Ministry and the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Asia Pacific's year, bad to goodAs we pass from Sheep to Monkey, Curtis Chin and Jose B. Collazo look at top st
Asia Pacific's year, bad to good
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
As we pass from Sheep to Monkey, Curtis Chin and Jose B. Collazo look at top stories of past 12 months. Asia's pollution woes ranked as the worst issue faced by the region. Photo / Getty Images As New Zealand and Australia once again welcome... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Liam Dann: Wall St slump bodes ill for US-led rallyWall St stocks and oil have slumped again amidst growing talk of recession risk
Liam Dann: Wall St slump bodes ill for US-led rally
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
Wall St stocks and oil have slumped again amidst growing talk of recession risk for both the US and the world. Photo / AP Wall St stocks and oil have slumped again amidst growing talk of recession risk for both the US and the world. In Friday... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Christopher Niesche: Senate inquiry into Dick Smith failureHeat goes on already-battered private equity model amid underpayment claims at
Christopher Niesche: Senate inquiry into Dick Smith failure
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
Heat goes on already-battered private equity model amid underpayment claims at electronics chain. The private equity owners of Dick Smith Electronics pocketed A$370 million in profits after floating it on the share market. Photo / Nick Reed The... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Murdoch press faces knife after earnings drop againFormer supermodel Jerry Hall and her fiance, Rupert Murdoch. Photo / AP News C
Murdoch press faces knife after earnings drop again
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
Former supermodel Jerry Hall and her fiance, Rupert Murdoch. Photo / AP News Corp is cutting costs at its Australian and British newspapers after a strong second quarter from its digital real estate business failed to offset lower advertising... Read more
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heraldscotland
Saudi King Salman calls for others not to interfere in kingdomComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Saudi King Salman calls for others not to interfere in kingdom
heraldscotland / Posted 16 minutes ago
Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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The Economic Times
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik demands special category status to OdishaPARADIP: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today demanded special category s
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik demands special category status to Odisha
The Economic Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
PARADIP: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today demanded special category status be provided to Odisha to fuel the state's growth and sought the Centre's cooperation for overall development of the eastern region. "I expect the prime minister to... Read more
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The Economic Times
China's gold output dips on lower pricesBEIJING: Though China remained the world's largest gold producer, the country's
China's gold output dips on lower prices
The Economic Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
BEIJING: Though China remained the world's largest gold producer, the country's annual output of the metal fell for the first time in 2015 due to lower prices in the global gold market, according to latest industry figures. The country produced 450... Read more
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Baller Status
$3K is the Lowest Price of Super Bowl 50 Tickets$3,000 is the lowest price of a ticket to Super Bowl 50 this weekend, according
$3K is the Lowest Price of Super Bowl 50 Tickets
Baller Status / Posted 21 minutes ago
$3,000 is the lowest price of a ticket to Super Bowl 50 this weekend, according to online ticket marketplace StubHub. "We're seeing prices as low as $3,000 to get in, so we are talking upper corner, upper end zone," Jason Deppen, StubHub's director... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Foton eyes Philippines as production hubMANILA, Philippines - The Philippines is being considered by commercial vehicle
Foton eyes Philippines as production hub
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines is being considered by commercial vehicle manufacturer Foton as a possible production hub for other markets in Southeast Asia, the top official from the company’s Philippine group told The STAR. Foton Motors... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Wait and see stance for marketMANILA, Philippines - The stock market is expected to adopt a wait and see stan
Wait and see stance for market
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - The stock market is expected to adopt a wait and see stance this week as investors keep an eye on developments both on the local and global fronts, analysts said. Here at home, analysts said, investors would continue to look at... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Monkey businessAfter a very turbulent Year of the Wood Sheep, we finally celebrate Chinese New
Monkey business
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 minutes ago
After a very turbulent Year of the Wood Sheep, we finally celebrate Chinese New Year today and usher in the Year of the Fire Monkey. From Feb. 8 until Jan. 27, 2017, we will be under the sway of this wily and naughty creature. The Year of the Sheep... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines to pioneer hybrid rice farming in MalaysiaMANILA, Philippines - The Philippines is set to pioneer hybrid rice farming in
Philippines to pioneer hybrid rice farming in Malaysia
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines is set to pioneer hybrid rice farming in Malaysia in April as the country’s ASEAN neighbor seeks to raise self-sufficiency in rice production amid its limited rice area. Local hybrid rice and seeds producer SL... Read more
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Pilipino Star
GSIS to hike investments in infraMANILA, Philippines - After a “good” investment in one of Manila’s main railway
GSIS to hike investments in infra
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - After a “good” investment in one of Manila’s main railways, the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) is looking at doubling its placements in infrastructure as it seeks to stay in the local market. “I will be recommending... Read more
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Pilipino Star
More investors bullish on Philippine prospects – StanChartMANILA, Philippines - Investors are bullish on the country’s economic prospects
More investors bullish on Philippine prospects – StanChart
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - Investors are bullish on the country’s economic prospects over the next five years, according to a survey conducted by Standard Chartered Bank. Based on the survey conducted by the bank among 160 of its top financial... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DOTC to buy 120 train cars for LRT1MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC
DOTC to buy 120 train cars for LRT1
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) has set the deadline for the submission of bids for the supply of 120 brand new light rail vehicles (LRV) or train cars for the Light Rail Transit Line 1 (LRT1) later... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Bongbong to support economic Cha-chaMANILA, Philippines – Vice presidential aspirant Sen. Ferdinand Marcos Jr. will
Bongbong to support economic Cha-cha
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines – Vice presidential aspirant Sen. Ferdinand Marcos Jr. will support moves for Charter change under the next administration as he sees the need to ease limits on foreign ownership to drive down electricity cost in the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Hedge funds keep getting crushedNEW YORK—After a rough 2015, "smart money" hedge fund investors are getting cru
Hedge funds keep getting crushed
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 25 minutes ago
NEW YORK—After a rough 2015, "smart money" hedge fund investors are getting crushed again this year as some of their favorite stocks get walloped. The average hedge fund that invests in stocks — as opposed to debt or currencies — dropped 3.66% in... Read more
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The Hindu
Mercedes-Benz India MD and CEO Roland Folger: 'We will be bringing in 12 new vehicles to the market this year'Switching to petrol vehicles will not resolve issues related to pollution, says
Mercedes-Benz India MD and CEO Roland Folger: 'We will be bringing in 12 new vehicles to the market this year'
The Hindu / Posted 26 minutes ago
Switching to petrol vehicles will not resolve issues related to pollution, says Mercedes-Benz India MD and CEO Roland Folger Switching to petrol vehicles will not resolve issues related to pollution as it has 25 per cent higher CO2 levels than... Read more
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The Hindu
IT firms upskill staff in new technology ageThe burgeoning need for specified skills has created a new market opportunity f
IT firms upskill staff in new technology age
The Hindu / Posted 26 minutes ago
The burgeoning need for specified skills has created a new market opportunity for the new-age entrepreneurs With change in technology globally, the Indian IT services sector is undergoing a significant transformation. The information technology... Read more
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