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Market Watch
Oil ends August with sharp reversal, up 4.4% on monthU.S. Energy Information Administration Oil futures took a sudden, sharp turn h
Oil ends August with sharp reversal, up 4.4% on month
Market Watch / Posted a minute ago
U.S. Energy Information Administration Oil futures took a sudden, sharp turn higher Monday to score a monthly gain of more than 4% and settle at their highest level in nearly 6 weeks. Prices were on track to suffer a third straight monthly loss... Read more
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The Irish Times
Eni’s credentials boosted by giant gas find off Egypt Italian energy group says its discovery ranks as largest known gas field in th
Eni’s credentials boosted by giant gas find off Egypt
The Irish Times / Posted a minute ago
Italian energy group says its discovery ranks as largest known gas field in the Mediterranean Eni chief executive Claudio Descalzi (third left) and his delegation meeting Egyptian president... Read more
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The Irish Times
Oil surges to biggest three-day gain in 25 years US government lowers its domestic crude production estimate and OPEC signals
Oil surges to biggest three-day gain in 25 years
The Irish Times / Posted a minute ago
US government lowers its domestic crude production estimate and OPEC signals concern about multi-year low prices Pumping Jacks at the Chevron section of the Kern River Oil Field near Bakersfield,... Read more
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Market Watch
Unlucky lottery winner gets IOU from state of IllinoisIllinois Lottery Danny Chasteen hit the jackpot but will have to wait to get h
Unlucky lottery winner gets IOU from state of Illinois
Market Watch / Posted a minute ago
Illinois Lottery Danny Chasteen hit the jackpot but will have to wait to get his money till Illinois resolves a budget impasse. Winning the lottery is typically cause for jubilation. Not so for Danny Chasteen — who, instead of a big payoff, got an... Read more
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Market Watch
Teen clothing retailers are competing with apps, electronics for their customers’ cashFinancial concerns of teen consumers have sparked changes in the way they spend
Teen clothing retailers are competing with apps, electronics for their customers’ cash
Market Watch / Posted a minute ago
Financial concerns of teen consumers have sparked changes in the way they spend. As a result, clothing retailers that target this demographic are changing their strategies to earn a piece of their wallet. “The teen has become a more frugal... Read more
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Market Watch
Personal beliefs don't belong in your retirement accountConstantinosZ / Shutterstock.com Georgetown University joined Stanford and sev
Personal beliefs don't belong in your retirement account
Market Watch / Posted a minute ago
ConstantinosZ / Shutterstock.com Georgetown University joined Stanford and several other large endowments in recently announcing that it will begin divesting in coal-related investments due to the potential harm inflicted on the environment. The... Read more
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Market Watch
BJ's Wholesale names retail sector veteran Christopher Baldwin as COOBJ's Wholesale Club Inc. said Monday it has appointed retail industry veteran C
BJ's Wholesale names retail sector veteran Christopher Baldwin as COO
Market Watch / Posted a minute ago
BJ's Wholesale Club Inc. said Monday it has appointed retail industry veteran Christopher Baldwin as chief operating officer, effective Sept. 8. Baldwin was most recently chief executive of Hess Retail Corporation, an operator of more than 1,300 fuel... Read more
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Salon.com
Investors are fleeing once-popular emerging marketsNEW YORK (AP) — If you think investors in U.S. stocks have had it rough, consid
Investors are fleeing once-popular emerging markets
Salon.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — If you think investors in U.S. stocks have had it rough, consider the hapless folks who followed Wall Street’s advice to buy emerging-market stocks. The MSCI Emerging Markets index has lost 25 percent over the past year, while the... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Moody's warns Illinois lawmakers of budget stalemate impactCHICAGO (AP) - A major credit rating agency is warning legislators and Gov. Bru
Moody's warns Illinois lawmakers of budget stalemate impact
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 7 minutes ago
CHICAGO (AP) - A major credit rating agency is warning legislators and Gov. Bruce Rauner to reach a budget agreement by late September because it's linked to other massive financial problems. Moody's Investors Service said Monday that the stalemate... Read more
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Business Standard India
Wholesale onion prices fall to Rs 45/kg in LasalgaonRetail prices are still ruling high at up to Rs 80 per kg across the country Ac
Wholesale onion prices fall to Rs 45/kg in Lasalgaon
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
Retail prices are still ruling high at up to Rs 80 per kg across the country According to the National Horticultural Research and Development Foundation, wholesale onion prices at Lasalgaon in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Metals, crude on recovery pathA hope is emerging that measures taken by Chinese authorities to spur demand, l
Metals, crude on recovery path
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
A hope is emerging that measures taken by Chinese authorities to spur demand, like a rate cut and reducing reserve requirements, will help prop demand for commodities, including base metals. Crude oil also went up due to reports of some members of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Is FRP for both cane and sugar the way out for the sector?Price fixing is done on the recommendation of the Commission for Agricultural C
Is FRP for both cane and sugar the way out for the sector?
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
Price fixing is done on the recommendation of the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP)Sugar factories have an intermediary role between millions of cane growers across many... Read more
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Business Standard India
We have taken a regional approach in shampoo: Sanjiv PuriInterview with President - FMCG, ITCInterview with President - FMCG, ITCSanjiv
We have taken a regional approach in shampoo: Sanjiv Puri
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
Interview with President - FMCG, ITCInterview with President - FMCG, ITCSanjiv Puri, president of ITC's fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) business, talks to Viveat Susan Pinto about his... Read more
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Business Standard India
Auto majors rev up advertising expenditureTop 5 spent Rs 2,600 cr in FY15, 19% higher than previous year's, following dro
Auto majors rev up advertising expenditure
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
Top 5 spent Rs 2,600 cr in FY15, 19% higher than previous year's, following drop in salesTop 5 spent Rs 2,600 cr in FY15, 19% higher than previous year's, following drop in sales Automobile companies are... Read more
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Business Standard India
Real estate barons lost 90% of wealth in a decadeIn dollar terms their wealth as measured by the market value of promoter stakes
Real estate barons lost 90% of wealth in a decade
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
In dollar terms their wealth as measured by the market value of promoter stakes in listed realty companies - is down 95 per from the peak Some of the country's top real estate barons have lost the bulk... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Chinese grill company picks Peachtree Corners site for first U.S. officeHuige Outdoor Products Co. Ltd. General Manager Susan Liang, from left, Gwinnet
Chinese grill company picks Peachtree Corners site for first U.S. office
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 7 minutes ago
Huige Outdoor Products Co. Ltd. General Manager Susan Liang, from left, Gwinnett County Commissioner Jace Brooks and Huige founder and President Alan Zheng stand together on Saturday outside of Huige’s future factory in Ningbo, China. The company and... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
MVB Bank acquires 2 Susquehanna branches in Berkeley CountyFAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) — MVB Bank says it has completed the acquisition of two Su
MVB Bank acquires 2 Susquehanna branches in Berkeley County
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 8 minutes ago
FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) — MVB Bank says it has completed the acquisition of two Susquehanna Bank branches in Berkeley County. Fairmont-based MVB said Monday that the branches in Martinsburg and Inwood were converted to MVB branding over the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Investors are fleeing once-popular emerging marketsNEW YORK -- If you think investors in U.S. stocks have had it rough, consider t
Investors are fleeing once-popular emerging markets
Daily Herald / Posted 10 minutes ago
NEW YORK -- If you think investors in U.S. stocks have had it rough, consider the hapless folks who followed Wall Street's advice to buy emerging market stocks. The MSCI Emerging Market index has lost 25 percent over the past year, while the mostly... Read more
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ABC News
Grain Mixed and Livestock Mostly HigherWheat for December delivery was up 1.25 cents to $4.85 a bushel; December corn
Grain Mixed and Livestock Mostly Higher
ABC News / Posted 12 minutes ago
Wheat for December delivery was up 1.25 cents to $4.85 a bushel; December corn gained .25 cent to 3.7525 a bushel; December oats were up 1.75 cents to 2.3025 a bushel; while November soybeans advanced 2 cents to $8.875 bushel. Beef fell while pork... Read more
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ABC News
Investors Are Fleeing Once-Popular Emerging MarketsIf you think investors in U.S. stocks have had it rough, consider the hapless f
Investors Are Fleeing Once-Popular Emerging Markets
ABC News / Posted 12 minutes ago
If you think investors in U.S. stocks have had it rough, consider the hapless folks who followed Wall Street's advice to buy emerging-market stocks. The MSCI Emerging Markets index has lost 25 percent over the past year, while the most widely held... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Monday Afternoon Business BriefStocks are lower in afternoon trading on Wall Street. Investors continue to foc
Monday Afternoon Business Brief
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 13 minutes ago
Stocks are lower in afternoon trading on Wall Street. Investors continue to focus on the Federal Reserve, which appears to remain on track to raise interest rates as soon as September. A spike in oil prices helped energy shares bounce back from an... Read more
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Northern Star
Quitting will save pack-a-day smokers $7000 a yearEXCISE hikes from today will add 12.5% to the price of cigarettes and continues
Quitting will save pack-a-day smokers $7000 a year
Northern Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
EXCISE hikes from today will add 12.5% to the price of cigarettes and continues the regular cost increases to smokers meaning many pay more than a dollar per fag. The latest annual increase in the tobacco excise is the third in a four-year set of... Read more
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Northern Star
Enova to be community owned, calls for local investorsENOVA Community Energy is looking for local investors as part of its plan to be
Enova to be community owned, calls for local investors
Northern Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
ENOVA Community Energy is looking for local investors as part of its plan to become Australia's first community owned energy retail and installation business. The Northern Rivers based company has released a prospectus and is holding meetings across... Read more
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AdWeek
Infographic: The Purchasing Habits of the Wealthy and the Very WealthyThough the ultra wealthy make up less than one-fifth of American adults, they a
Infographic: The Purchasing Habits of the Wealthy and the Very Wealthy
AdWeek / Posted 15 minutes ago
Though the ultra wealthy make up less than one-fifth of American adults, they are responsible for a significant portion of luxury goods purchases, according to the Shullman Research Center, a marketing research firm specializing in affluent... Read more
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The Standard
Yuan devaluation to impact on savingsTuesday, September 01, 2015ADVERTISEMENTThe trend for Hong Kong dollar deposits
Yuan devaluation to impact on savings
The Standard / Posted 16 minutes ago
Tuesday, September 01, 2015ADVERTISEMENTThe trend for Hong Kong dollar deposits and yuan savings is likely to be reversed following a 3.6 percent devaluation in the Chinese currency last month.Local dollar deposits fell 0.8 percent in July from June... Read more
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The Standard
Bank hotlines to combat scamsTuesday, September 01, 2015ADVERTISEMENTHotline numbers of 21 retail banks will
Bank hotlines to combat scams
The Standard / Posted 16 minutes ago
Tuesday, September 01, 2015ADVERTISEMENTHotline numbers of 21 retail banks will be posted on their websites and those of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and banks' association in an effort to prevent phone scams. Bank staff will also be required to... Read more
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The Standard
China cuts downpayment for second homeTuesday, September 1, 2015  Newsfeeds Contact UsAbout UsPrint Adver
China cuts downpayment for second home
The Standard / Posted 16 minutes ago
Tuesday, September 1, 2015  Newsfeeds Contact UsAbout UsPrint AdvertisingOnline AdvertisingArchive Site SearchTuesday, September 01, 2015ADVERTISEMENTChina is lowering the minimum downpayment... Read more
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The Standard
Layoffs loom as retail sales fallTuesday, September 01, 2015ADVERTISEMENTThe Hong Kong Retail Management Associa
Layoffs loom as retail sales fall
The Standard / Posted 16 minutes ago
Tuesday, September 01, 2015ADVERTISEMENTThe Hong Kong Retail Management Association has warned of layoffs in the fourth quarter as retail sales continue to contract amid dwindling visitor numbers, with a worse-than-estimated 2.8 percent drop in July... Read more
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OregonLive.com
NAVEX Global buys rival in Georgia, growing clients by 50 percentNAVEX Global, a Lake Oswego company that helps large organizations manage their
NAVEX Global buys rival in Georgia, growing clients by 50 percent
OregonLive.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
NAVEX Global, a Lake Oswego company that helps large organizations manage their legal and regulatory compliance, said Monday it has acquired a rival called The Network, based in Georgia. Each company had roughly 500 employees before the deal,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Jackson’s release cuts to the heart of M&T’s Bills marketing campaignFred Jackson’s departure from the Buffalo Bills also affects a staple of M&T Ba
Jackson’s release cuts to the heart of M&T’s Bills marketing campaign
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 minutes ago
Fred Jackson’s departure from the Buffalo Bills also affects a staple of M&T Bank’s Bills-related marketing lineup. Jackson began a marketing relationship with the Buffalo-based bank in 2011. The popular running back is under contract with M&T... Read more
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