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AllAfrica.com
New Prices for Wood ExportsThe Mozambican Tax Authority (AT) has dramatically increased the reference pric
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
The Mozambican Tax Authority (AT) has dramatically increased the reference price (on which taxes are paid) for the export of processed wood, reports the Maputo daily "Noticias". The purpose of the move is to halt deforestation. The export of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Essar Ports Planning to Invest in BeiraThe ports arm of the Indian Essar group stated on 8 January that it will invest
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
The ports arm of the Indian Essar group stated on 8 January that it will invest US$500 million over the next 30 months to expand capacities at two existing Indian projects, at Hazzira and Salaya, and to build a new coal terminal in Beira. Essar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Darfur Reconstruction Fund to Sign 96 Development Projects - AgreementKhartoum — The Darfur Reconstruction and Development Fund will sign next Monday
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Khartoum — The Darfur Reconstruction and Development Fund will sign next Monday a 96 development projects-agreement at Coral Khartoum Hotel as part of the third phase of reconstruction and development projects in Darfur, the Fund' Secretary-General ,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Key Electricity Infrastructure Was Controversially Awarded to DangoteKey electricity transmission infrastructure belonging to the Transmission Compa
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Key electricity transmission infrastructure belonging to the Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, were allegedly awarded to Alheri Engineering Company, and Phase 3, despite inherent conflict of interest, a correspondence has shown. While Alheri is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Exchange Rate Regime Reform Is a "Sovereign Decision", Says Governor of Morocco's Central BankRabat — The reform of the exchange rate regime, which is a "sovereign" decision
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Rabat — The reform of the exchange rate regime, which is a "sovereign" decision made by Moroccan authorities, was developed in coordination with the Ministry of Economy and Finance and Bank Al-Maghrib (Morocco's central bank), Governor of Bank Al... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Yoga on ice: India to offer classes during Davos summitPrime Minister Narendra Modi’s delegation to the World Economic Forum at Davos
Hindustantimes.com / Posted a minute ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s delegation to the World Economic Forum at Davos will offer yoga classes on the icy slopes, the foreign ministry said on Friday, the latest high-profile attempt to promote India’s traditions abroad. India aims to... Read more
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Harrow Times
Richard Leonard: Booting PFI out of NHS should be priorityScottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has said he wants to see private finance
Harrow Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has said he wants to see private finance “booted out” of the NHS as a priority. Mr Leonard said running health services for profit was an “anathema” and should be ended “as quickly as possible”. He was... Read more
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Gazette News
Richard Leonard: Booting PFI out of NHS should be priorityScottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has said he wants to see private finance
Gazette News / Posted 4 minutes ago
Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has said he wants to see private finance “booted out” of the NHS as a priority. Mr Leonard said running health services for profit was an “anathema” and should be ended “as quickly as possible”. He was... Read more
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This is West Country
Richard Leonard: Booting PFI out of NHS should be priorityScottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has said he wants to see private finance
This is West Country / Posted 4 minutes ago
Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has said he wants to see private finance “booted out” of the NHS as a priority. Mr Leonard said running health services for profit was an “anathema” and should be ended “as quickly as possible”. He was... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Midland Co. Sheriff's office mourn K9 lossThe Midland County Sheriff’s Office is mourning the loss of a friend and collea
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Midland County Sheriff’s Office is mourning the loss of a friend and colleague. Mormel, a 10-year-old Dutch Shepherd, died on Thursday after spending six years as a working K9 for the department’s SWAT team. He had retired in 2017 and was... Read more
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The Comet
Barclays push on with Sandy bank closure despite petition from mayor Sandy's branch of Barclays. Picture: Google Street View Sandy’s Barclays bra
The Comet / Posted 6 minutes ago
Sandy's branch of Barclays. Picture: Google Street View Sandy’s Barclays branch is to close next month, the bank has confirmed – despite a petition presented by the mayor. Sandy... Read more
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Bolton News
Richard Leonard: Booting PFI out of NHS should be priorityScottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has said he wants to see private finance
Bolton News / Posted 8 minutes ago
Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has said he wants to see private finance “booted out” of the NHS as a priority. Mr Leonard said running health services for profit was an “anathema” and should be ended “as quickly as possible”. He was... Read more
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The News & Observer
Here’s why banks aren’t paying more for your savings ... unless you’re wealthyBig banks still paying low interest rates to regular savers | News & Observer
The News & Observer / Posted 8 minutes ago
Big banks still paying low interest rates to regular savers | News & Observer Big banks still paying low interest rates to regular savers | News & Observer According to data for the last three months of 2017, Bank of America paid the same amount –... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
I3 Broadband aiming to connect 10,000 homes to fiber network in 2018CHAMPAIGN — I3 Broadband, which acquired the fiber-optic network in Champaign-U
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 minutes ago
CHAMPAIGN — I3 Broadband, which acquired the fiber-optic network in Champaign-Urbana last year, said it expanded to 2,750 new homes in the last 12 months, and its goal for 2018 is to connect more than 10,000 homes. "We definitely know there is a... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Hill Street's Dues: Parking deck covering costs, but not bonds that built itCHAMPAIGN — More than eight years after opening, downtown's Hill Street Parking
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 minutes ago
CHAMPAIGN — More than eight years after opening, downtown's Hill Street Parking Deck is consistently making enough money to cover operating expenses, though not enough to cover annual bond payments. In the last fiscal year, the 600-space parking... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Richard Leonard: Booting PFI out of NHS should be priorityScottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has said he wants to see private finance
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 14 minutes ago
Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has said he wants to see private finance “booted out” of the NHS as a priority. Mr Leonard said running health services for profit was an “anathema” and should be ended “as quickly as possible”. He was... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Richard Leonard: Booting PFI out of NHS should be priorityScottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has said he wants to see private finance
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 14 minutes ago
Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has said he wants to see private finance “booted out” of the NHS as a priority. Mr Leonard said running health services for profit was an “anathema” and should be ended “as quickly as possible”. He was... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Schlumberger maintains growth despite big loss from write downsOilfield services leader Schlumberger continued to grow in the fourth quarter d
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 minutes ago
Oilfield services leader Schlumberger continued to grow in the fourth quarter despite taking a massive $2.26 billion loss on one-time write downs and taxes. Schlumberger's quarterly net income - minus one-time charges and taxes - jumped 15 percent... Read more
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FOX Business
Will 2018 Be Axon Enterprise’s Best Year Yet?Shareholders who were hoping for a stellar 2017 at Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ: AAX
FOX Business / Posted 15 minutes ago
Shareholders who were hoping for a stellar 2017 at Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ: AAXN) -- better known by its former name, TASER International -- were in for a big disappointment last April. The company announced that to spur growth in its fledgling body... Read more
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FOX Business
The $62 Billion Tax Break Anyone Can Claim -- but Only 4% DoThe efforts that some people will make to avoid having to pay income tax are ex
FOX Business / Posted 15 minutes ago
The efforts that some people will make to avoid having to pay income tax are extraordinary. Yet some tax breaks sit in plain sight while the vast majority of taxpayers never use them to their advantage. One strategy to earn tax-free income is... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil prices fall over 1 percent on recovery in U.S. outputOil prices slid on Friday, putting them on course for the biggest weekly falls
FOX Business / Posted 15 minutes ago
Oil prices slid on Friday, putting them on course for the biggest weekly falls since October, as a bounce-back in U.S. production outweighed ongoing declines in crude inventories. Brent crude futures were at $68.70 a barrel at 0949 GMT, down 61... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Montrose Management District ceases neighborhood servicesThe embattled Montrose Management District has stopped providing services to th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 minutes ago
The embattled Montrose Management District has stopped providing services to the neighborhood due to "unpaid assessments from some of the commercial property owners within the district," a note on its website reads. The note, however, excludes any... Read more
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FOX Business
Will 2018 Be Axon Enterprise’s Best Year Yet?Shareholders who were hoping for a stellar 2017 at Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ: AAX
FOX Business / Posted 15 minutes ago
Shareholders who were hoping for a stellar 2017 at Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ: AAXN) -- better known by its former name, TASER International -- were in for a big disappointment last April. The company announced that to spur growth in its fledgling body... Read more
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FOX Business
The $62 Billion Tax Break Anyone Can Claim -- but Only 4% DoThe efforts that some people will make to avoid having to pay income tax are ex
FOX Business / Posted 15 minutes ago
The efforts that some people will make to avoid having to pay income tax are extraordinary. Yet some tax breaks sit in plain sight while the vast majority of taxpayers never use them to their advantage. One strategy to earn tax-free income is... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil prices fall over 1 percent on recovery in U.S. outputOil prices slid on Friday, putting them on course for the biggest weekly falls
FOX Business / Posted 15 minutes ago
Oil prices slid on Friday, putting them on course for the biggest weekly falls since October, as a bounce-back in U.S. production outweighed ongoing declines in crude inventories. Continue Reading Below Brent crude futures were at $68.70 a barrel... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Friedman vs. Blackrock's Fink on corporate social responsibility - CahillWhat would Milton Friedman say? That was my reaction to Laurence Fink's latest
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 18 minutes ago
What would Milton Friedman say? That was my reaction to Laurence Fink's latest annual missive to CEOs of major corporations. On Jan. 16, the boss of giant money manager Blackrock released a letter urging corporate leaders to look beyond the bottom... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Discover topping credit-card rivals in growth—and bad loansAs 2018 dawns, Discover Financial Services finds itself a leader in an unfamili
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 18 minutes ago
As 2018 dawns, Discover Financial Services finds itself a leader in an unfamiliar category: bad credit-card loans. Probably not coincidentally, the Riverwoods-based credit-card company is growing its credit-card balances at twice the rate banking... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Property Doctors: how do I set up as a landlord?Q I bought a small, one-bedroom flat in late 2016 with a mortgage on a fixed-ra
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 minutes ago
Q I bought a small, one-bedroom flat in late 2016 with a mortgage on a fixed-rate deal that ends in September. I am now moving into my boyfriend’s flat and will need to let my flat. As I have never done anything like this before, how do I go about... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Beaver Twp. homeowner finds home on real estate website, reports possible scamBeaver Township police are investigating how several homes came to be listed on
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 21 minutes ago
Beaver Township police are investigating how several homes came to be listed on a real estate website, when in fact they are not for sale. According to a police report, a homeowner who lives on South Avenue went to the police station last week to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
'We’re not going to follow the hype': Biotech VCs are concerned by the staggering size of early-stage startup fundingMoney is flowing into biotech startups, with companies more and more frequently
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 minutes ago
Money is flowing into biotech startups, with companies more and more frequently raising more than $100 million in early-stage funding rounds. We asked venture capitalists what all this capital means for the private biotech industry. Some were... Read more
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