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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Dunmore Borough Councill undecided on sewer authority dealDUNMORE — Though borough council has warmed to the idea of selling the Scranton
Dunmore Borough Councill undecided on sewer authority deal
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 minutes ago
DUNMORE — Though borough council has warmed to the idea of selling the Scranton Sewer Authority, members remained undecided Monday about whether to support the proposed $195 million deal with Pennsylvania American Water. As recently as March,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Japan’s 10-yr bond hits zero per centBenchmark 10-year Japanese government bond yield hits zero for first time on re
Japan’s 10-yr bond hits zero per cent
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 minutes ago
Benchmark 10-year Japanese government bond yield hits zero for first time on record. The benchmark 10-year Japanese government bond yield has hit zero per cent for the first time on record, as the tumble in Tokyo shares boosts demand for safe-haven... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Asian stocks slide amid global routSharemarkets across Asia sink, Japan stocks plunge nearly 5 per cent, Yen hits
Asian stocks slide amid global rout
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 minutes ago
Sharemarkets across Asia sink, Japan stocks plunge nearly 5 per cent, Yen hits 15-month low. Stock markets in Asia were lower and Japanese government bond yields hit record lows after concerns about the health of banking and energy companies led to... Read more
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Yahoo News
Michael Bloomberg Tells Financial Times He’s Considering Presidential Run Bloomberg said that he is “looking at all the options,” confirming a report i
Michael Bloomberg Tells Financial Times He’s Considering Presidential Run
Yahoo News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Bloomberg said that he is “looking at all the options,” confirming a report in the New York Times last month that he was considering an independent presidential bid. “I find... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Taxpayers' Union Applauds Gareth Morgan's Generous OfferNew Zealand's grassroots campaign for lower taxes and less government waste Th
Taxpayers' Union Applauds Gareth Morgan's Generous Offer
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 minutes ago
New Zealand's grassroots campaign for lower taxes and less government waste The New Zealand Taxpayers' Union is an independent activist group, dedicated to being the voice for Kiwi taxpayers in the corridors of power. It's here to fight government... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland home values edge down while regions riseTuesday, 9 February 2016, 3:50 pmPress Release: QV ValuationsThe latest monthly
Auckland home values edge down while regions rise
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 minutes ago
Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 3:50 pmPress Release: QV ValuationsThe latest monthly QV House Price Index shows that nationwide residential property values... Read more
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CNBC
Japan 10-year bond yield hits zero for 1st timeA negative yield on a bond - which means investors are effectively paying for t
Japan 10-year bond yield hits zero for 1st time
CNBC / Posted 7 minutes ago
A negative yield on a bond - which means investors are effectively paying for the privilege of lending Japan's government money - suggests continued strong demand for JGBs. The latest driver for the rally in bond prices (and the decline in yields)... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
BoQ cuts jobs amid rising funding pressures Investors have punished the Bank of Queensland after the regional lender flag
BoQ cuts jobs amid rising funding pressures
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 minutes ago
Investors have punished the Bank of Queensland after the regional lender flagged a significant restructure and warned of lower profit margins due to rising funding costs. Around 50 jobs are expected to go... Read more
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dna
Things to look for before selecting portfolio management serviceIn today's day and age, the discerning consumer is not easily swayed by off-the
Things to look for before selecting portfolio management service
dna / Posted 8 minutes ago
In today's day and age, the discerning consumer is not easily swayed by off-the-shelf products and is more inclined to put his money on companies that engage in a higher level of customisation and engagement. Similarly, in the financial world, as... Read more
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dna
Maharashtra readies for Make in India Week with 5 biz-friendly policiesThe state government is set to unveil five policies towards ensuring ease of do
Maharashtra readies for Make in India Week with 5 biz-friendly policies
dna / Posted 8 minutes ago
The state government is set to unveil five policies towards ensuring ease of doing business in Maharashtra during the Make in India Week in city starting February 13. The event has been organised with the aim to promote India as the most favoured... Read more
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dna
Retail investors latch to liquid funds bandwagonIn India, small mutual fund investors are coming of age. They have startled eve
Retail investors latch to liquid funds bandwagon
dna / Posted 8 minutes ago
In India, small mutual fund investors are coming of age. They have startled everyone with their behaviour of parking additional funds in equity funds when the stock markets are in a turmoil. While equity mutual funds are primarily held by individual... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
State Committee Seeks Lower Gas Prices in CaliforniaSACRAMENTO -- A committee of the California State Energy Commission is looking
State Committee Seeks Lower Gas Prices in California
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 10 minutes ago
SACRAMENTO -- A committee of the California State Energy Commission is looking for an explanation for why gasoline in the state costs more than most other states. There is an acknowledgement that state clean gasoline requirements and a 15 cent per... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Fewer banks offering free checking accountsThat’s a major change from 2009, when more than 78 percent of banks offered the
Fewer banks offering free checking accounts
SaukValley.com / Posted 10 minutes ago
That’s a major change from 2009, when more than 78 percent of banks offered the freebie, according to a national survey done by bank research firm Moebs Services. Yet most credit unions are still offering free checking, even though a few have cut... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Tax cuts still on the agendaThe Government is sticking to its spending plans, including possible tax cuts,
Tax cuts still on the agenda
Otago Daily Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
The Government is sticking to its spending plans, including possible tax cuts, despite a slowdown in economic growth, Prime Minister John Key said in his formal statement to Parliament this afternoon. The size of the economy is expected to be $17... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Major Telstra mobile outage hits nationwide, with calls and data affectedA widespread interruption to Telstra mobile service is being felt across the co
Major Telstra mobile outage hits nationwide, with calls and data affected
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 minutes ago
A widespread interruption to Telstra mobile service is being felt across the country, with thousands of disgruntled customers taking to social media to complain that calls are unavailable. A widespread interruption to Telstra mobile service is being... Read more
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Zawya
UAE plans to trim ministries, outsource most govt services - PMUPDATE 1- (Adds context and detail) DUBAI, Feb 8 (Reuters) - The United Arab
UAE plans to trim ministries, outsource most govt services - PM
Zawya / Posted 14 minutes ago
UPDATE 1- (Adds context and detail) DUBAI, Feb 8 (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates plans to outsource most government tasks to the private sector and cut the number of ministries,... Read more
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Business Insider
Tesla's falling out of favorTesla, the company most associated with Musk, is in a downward stock spiral ove
Tesla's falling out of favor
Business Insider / Posted 15 minutes ago
Tesla, the company most associated with Musk, is in a downward stock spiral over the last month, which has taken it to new 52-week lows. There are many reasons for that downward spiral, including concerns about market valuations and weak oil prices... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
BoQ boss lost for words when it comes to the unkindest cut of allLost for words: Jon Sutto, Bank of Queensland chief executive. Photo: Michelle
BoQ boss lost for words when it comes to the unkindest cut of all
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 minutes ago
Lost for words: Jon Sutto, Bank of Queensland chief executive. Photo: Michelle Smith Nothing has stretched the corporate lexicon quite like the need massage the message when it comes to job losses. But the Bank of Queensland boss, Jon Sutton, took... Read more
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New York Post
Dunkin' Donuts stores accused of overcharging customersTwo New Jersey and three New York City residents on Monday claimed Dunkin’ Donu
Dunkin' Donuts stores accused of overcharging customers
New York Post / Posted 18 minutes ago
Two New Jersey and three New York City residents on Monday claimed Dunkin’ Donuts was clueless about sales tax. A store in Ft. Lee, NJ, charged the state’s 7 percent sales tax on unsweetened bottled water and bags of ground coffee in clear violation... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Gold prices up B350 to B20,050Related Stories The Gold Traders Association this morning announced the buying
Gold prices up B350 to B20,050
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 minutes ago
Related Stories The Gold Traders Association this morning announced the buying prices at 19,662.52 baht per baht-weight for gold ornaments and 19,950 baht per baht-weight for gold bar. The selling prices were set at 20,450 baht per baht-weight for... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
SET down 8.42 points at openingThai stocks opened down 0.64% at the start of trade this morning. The Stock Ex
SET down 8.42 points at opening
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 minutes ago
Thai stocks opened down 0.64% at the start of trade this morning. The Stock Exchange of Thailand's main index opened at 1,299.15 points, down 8.42 points from Monday's close. The trade value was 1.35 billion baht with 682.14 million shares... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Mexico replaces state oil chief amid sinking pricesMEXICO CITY - Mexico's president replaced the head of troubled state energy gia
Mexico replaces state oil chief amid sinking prices
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 minutes ago
MEXICO CITY - Mexico's president replaced the head of troubled state energy giant Pemex on Monday amid a steep fall in world oil prices that have caused the company to lose millions. Mexico's president replaced the head of troubled state energy... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Gas prices continue to dropPeople all over the Mountain State are excited as their pockets are filling wit
Gas prices continue to drop
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 22 minutes ago
People all over the Mountain State are excited as their pockets are filling with savings from low gas prices, and it seems like those savings are only going to grow. "We are just seeing the price of gas continue to drop. Out of 33 days that we... Read more
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Crikey
fear is here (again) –Banks down, fear up, again. Yesterday, we pointed out how the slide in local ba
fear is here (again) –
Crikey / Posted 23 minutes ago
Banks down, fear up, again. Yesterday, we pointed out how the slide in local bank shares wasn’t just limited to Australia, as most market analysts, experts and gloomsters had been writing of late; it was part of a worldwide trend that had whacked the... Read more
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TheBull
Business conditions hit one-year lowGlobal woes are weighing on the spirits of Australian firms, while business con
Business conditions hit one-year low
TheBull / Posted 23 minutes ago
Global woes are weighing on the spirits of Australian firms, while business conditions have tumbled to the lowest level in a year. The National Australia Bank's index of business conditions eased slightly by one point to plus five, with broad-based... Read more
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Boston Herald
Experts tell panel why gas is so expensive in CaliforniaSACRAMENTO, Calif. — Gouging by oil companies could be one reason California dr
Experts tell panel why gas is so expensive in California
Boston Herald / Posted 24 minutes ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Gouging by oil companies could be one reason California drivers pay about 76 cents more for a gallon of regular gas than motorists elsewhere in the nation, a state government panel was told Monday. Fuel experts and consumer... Read more
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The Economic Times
SAMHI Hotels buys Pune Hyatt Regency for Rs 350 croreThe acquisition will be funded through a mix of debt and equity, Ashish Jakhanw
SAMHI Hotels buys Pune Hyatt Regency for Rs 350 crore
The Economic Times / Posted 26 minutes ago
The acquisition will be funded through a mix of debt and equity, Ashish Jakhanwala, founder and CEO of Gurgaon-based SAMHI, told ET without divulging the deal size. Opened in 2012 within Weikfield IT Park, Hyatt Regency Pune is a five-star property... Read more
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The Economic Times
Marquee investment firms like Steadview, Iconiq on the hunt for local talentNEW DELHI: A number of global investment firms are queuing to establish teams i
Marquee investment firms like Steadview, Iconiq on the hunt for local talent
The Economic Times / Posted 26 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: A number of global investment firms are queuing to establish teams in the country, including a Hong Kongbased hedge fund that backs India's largest internet companies and a Silicon Valley multi-family office that counts Mark Zuckerberg... Read more
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The Economic Times
Here's what changed for the market while you were sleepingGood morning, dear reader! The nightmare continues for equity markets as Wall
Here's what changed for the market while you were sleeping
The Economic Times / Posted 26 minutes ago
Good morning, dear reader! The nightmare continues for equity markets as Wall Street and European markets experienced widespread selloff on Monday. Japan's Nikkei shaved off xx points this morning and the SGX Nifty was pointing towards another round... Read more
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The Economic Times
Fifteen stocks in focus in Tuesday morning tradeHere is a list of top fifteen stocks that are likely to be in focus today:IT st
Fifteen stocks in focus in Tuesday morning trade
The Economic Times / Posted 26 minutes ago
Here is a list of top fifteen stocks that are likely to be in focus today:IT stocks: Weeks after maintaining its full-year guidance for 2015, US-based Cognizant Technology Solutions posted a 17% growth in fourth-quarter profit that marginally came in... Read more
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