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West Midlands to have the fastest growing economyThe West Midlands is expected to have the fastest growing economy of any UK reg
birminghammail / Posted a minute ago
The West Midlands is expected to have the fastest growing economy of any UK region outside of London and the South East, experts say. It's set to perform better than other UK regions including the East Midlands, North West and... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Christmas deal hunters offered tickets on trains that would not run, says watchdogRail passengers looking for cheaper tickets in the run-up to Christmas may have
Whitehaven News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Rail passengers looking for cheaper tickets in the run-up to Christmas may have been "misled" after they were offered services that would be hit by engineering works, a watchdog has said. Transport Focus found that passengers were able to buy... Read more
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Whitehaven News
£1.75m Lakes Distillery shares sold in under 30 daysA Cumbrian distillery has sold £1.75 million-worth of shares in under 30 days v
Whitehaven News / Posted 3 minutes ago
A Cumbrian distillery has sold £1.75 million-worth of shares in under 30 days via a crowdfunding platform. The Lakes Distillery made an initial £1m-worth of shares available as part of a £10m government Enterprise Investment Scheme. The distillery,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PC download charts: ‘Spellforce 3’, ‘Getting Over It’, ‘ETS2 – Italia’As this year’s PC breakout hit (and, from Dec. 12, a late game of the year cont
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 minutes ago
As this year’s PC breakout hit (and, from Dec. 12, a late game of the year contender on Xbox One) “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds” (PUBG) nears nine months straight atop the Steam charts, several other new releases make positive impressions. Fantasy... Read more
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EuroNews
EU eyes lower capital charges for banks' green investmentsBRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission could lower capital requirements f
EuroNews / Posted 5 minutes ago
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission could lower capital requirements for banks’ environmentally-friendly investments in a bid to boost the green economy and counter climate change, the EU executive’s vice president said on Tuesday. The... Read more
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EuroNews
Beirut redeveloper Solidere struggles through Lebanon's turmoilBy Lisa Barrington BEIRUT (Reuters) – The company formed to rebuild Lebanon’s
EuroNews / Posted 5 minutes ago
By Lisa Barrington BEIRUT (Reuters) – The company formed to rebuild Lebanon’s capital Beirut after its civil war ended in 1990 is struggling to overcome the latest period of political turmoil roiling the Middle East. Until the 2011 Arab uprisings... Read more
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EuroNews
UK grocery inflation hits highest level since 2013 - Kantar WorldpanelLONDON (Reuters) – British grocery inflation hit its highest level since 2013 i
EuroNews / Posted 5 minutes ago
LONDON (Reuters) – British grocery inflation hit its highest level since 2013 in the 12 weeks to Dec. 3, driven by price rises in products such as butter, fish and fresh pork, industry data showed on Tuesday. Market researcher Kantar Worldpanel said... Read more
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EuroNews
Audi CEO drops plan to sell motorcycle brand DucatiBy Andreas Cremer INGOLSTADT, Germany (Reuters) – Germany’s Audi has abandoned
EuroNews / Posted 5 minutes ago
By Andreas Cremer INGOLSTADT, Germany (Reuters) – Germany’s Audi has abandoned plans to sell its Italian motorcycle brand Ducati, its chief executive Rupert Stadler said, in a sign of confidence that the carmaker expects to be able to carry the... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Rural America’s struggleThere are 14,321 Dollar General stores in America. It’s a chain that many shopp
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 10 minutes ago
There are 14,321 Dollar General stores in America. It’s a chain that many shoppers have never heard of, yet it has more stores than Starbucks. According to the Wall Street Journal, the Dollar General company is worth $22 billion – far more than the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mukesh Ambani's RIL may be planning to list Reliance Jio next yearMukesh Ambani-controlled Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) is said to be in talks f
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
Mukesh Ambani-controlled Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) is said to be in talks for an initial public offering (IPO) for its mobile operator Jio. According to a Bloomberg report, Reliance is holding internal discussions about preparing to list Jio as... Read more
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Business Standard India
Warranty Group increases stake in TVS TWG Warranty Solutions to 90%The Warranty Group (TWG), a warranty solutions and after-sales services company
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
The Warranty Group (TWG), a warranty solutions and after-sales services company, will be acquiring a majority stake in its joint venture company with TVS Automobile Solutions Private Limited (TVS ASPL), TVS-TWG Warranty Solutions Limited.. In line... Read more
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Business Standard India
Facing coal loan veto in Australia, Adani says 'will adjust to constraints'She also tweeted a photo of her letter, fulfilling a major poll promise she had
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
She also tweeted a photo of her letter, fulfilling a major poll promise she had made during the election campaign to put a stop to the NAIF loan on her first day. "As I committed during the election campaign, I have today written to the Prime... Read more
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Business Standard India
Ashok Leyland to invest Rs 400 crore in new modelsLeading commercial vehicles maker and Hinduja Group flagship Ashok Leyland said
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
Leading commercial vehicles maker and Hinduja Group flagship Ashok Leyland said it would invest Rs 400 crore over the next two years in developing new products, including left-hand-driving trucks. "We are coming up with a new product every six... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Central Bank warns households about taking on new debt, 10 years on from financial crisis | Irish Examiner Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 10:52 am The Central...
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 minutes ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 10:52 am The Central... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Virginia launches new network for entrepreneurs, investorsALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - Virginia is launching a new network designed to help pai
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 14 minutes ago
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - Virginia is launching a new network designed to help pair the state's investors with its entrepreneurs. Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Sen. Mark Warner announced the new initiative, called VA4, or Virginia is for entrepreneurs, on... Read more
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Daily Herald
French group to take over Westfield malls for $15.7 billionPARIS -- French real estate company Unibail-Rodamco has agreed to buy Australia
Daily Herald / Posted 14 minutes ago
PARIS -- French real estate company Unibail-Rodamco has agreed to buy Australia-based shopping mall operator Westfield Corporation for $15.7 billion in cash and shares. The companies would together have 104 shopping centers in 13 countries that... Read more
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Gulf News
Arab Strategy Forum 2017: Hollande condemns Trumps' Jerusalem moveBabu Das Augustine & Derek Baldwin Dubai: Former President of France Francois
Gulf News / Posted 15 minutes ago
Babu Das Augustine & Derek Baldwin Dubai: Former President of France Francois Hollande condemned on Tuesday the move by the United States to recognise Jerusalem as capital of Israel at a time of high political and military tensions around the... Read more
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Kagay-an News
Nippon investors eye Laguindingan logistics hub, Oro Hospital Dec 12, 2017 The Cagayan de Oro Chamber of Commerce and Industry Foundation,
Kagay-an News / Posted 15 minutes ago
Dec 12, 2017 The Cagayan de Oro Chamber of Commerce and Industry Foundation, Inc. is confident a new wave of Japanese investors will soon be coming to Cagayan de Oro City and Misamis... Read more
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ABC News
French group to take over Westfield malls for $25 billionFrench real estate company Unibail-Rodamco has agreed to buy Australia-based sh
ABC News / Posted 16 minutes ago
French real estate company Unibail-Rodamco has agreed to buy Australia-based shopping mall operator Westfield Corporation for $15.7 billion in cash and shares. The companies would together have 104 shopping centers in 13 countries that bring in an... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch philanthropists take lead in 'sustainable' integration policyA private social investment and philanthropic foundation made up of wealthy bus
DutchNews.nl / Posted 16 minutes ago
A private social investment and philanthropic foundation made up of wealthy business people is going to invest hundreds of millions of euros in social policy, much of which will focus on the integration of refugees, the Financieele Dagblad reported... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
SA economy is bleeding jobsMore people are out of work‚ for the third straight quarter. Statistics South A
Daily Dispatch / Posted 18 minutes ago
More people are out of work‚ for the third straight quarter. Statistics South Africa said new figures from the Quarterly Employment Survey show that SA’s formal non-agricultural sector shed 31‚000 jobs in the third quarter of 2017. More people are... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Comcast drops bid for 21st Century Fox assetsComcast is dropping out of the running to buy a majority of 21st Century Fox, c
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 21 minutes ago
Comcast is dropping out of the running to buy a majority of 21st Century Fox, clearing the path for Disney to complete an acquisition should it choose to do so. Comcast announced its decision Monday. "When a set of assets like Fox's becomes... Read more
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asianage
Sensex drops 228 points on rising oil worries, inflation in focusMumbai: Caution put stocks to test on Tuesday as the Sensex tumbled 228 points
asianage / Posted 24 minutes ago
Mumbai: Caution put stocks to test on Tuesday as the Sensex tumbled 228 points -- in a break with three sessions of gains -- after investor worry deepened over rising global oil prices ahead of macroeconomic data. Participants waited for a clutch of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Driving Engine of Foreign TradingVery recently, the Ethiopian government has devalued Birr against US.Dollar aim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
Very recently, the Ethiopian government has devalued Birr against US.Dollar aimed at improving foreign exchange earnings. It has been building a number of industrial parks nationwide to this end as well. On several occasions, scholars also say :"... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Multinationals Bid for Security Printing PartnershipAbout 17 international companies expressed interest for partnership with Berhan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
About 17 international companies expressed interest for partnership with Berhanena Selam Berhanena Selam Printing Enterprise (BSPE) begins reviewing the documents of 17 multinationals interested to start printing security items such as cheques,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Food Inflation Strikes Five-Year High Post DevaluationIn the wake of exchange rate adjustment, Ethiopia witnesses the highest food in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
In the wake of exchange rate adjustment, Ethiopia witnesses the highest food inflation in almost five years despite the measures taken by the central government to control the money supply. Food inflation hit 18.1pc last month, two percentage points... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Four Companies Edge to Supply Elevators Amid ControversiesFour companies run front to supply elevators worth half a billion Birr to be in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
Four companies run front to supply elevators worth half a billion Birr to be installed in the middle-income public houses under construction by the Addis Abeba Saving & Houses Development Enterprise (AASHDE). Announced five months ago in five lots,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Authority Accuses Drug Suppliers of Price-GougingThe eight suppliers are suspected of deliberately increasing the price of medic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
The eight suppliers are suspected of deliberately increasing the price of medication within the range of four and 100pc The case processor of Trade Competition & Consumer Protection Authority (TCCPA) brought a lawsuit against eight pharmaceutical... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Willmar Faces 370 Million Br in Appellant Security Against Appeal DismissalWilmar, a Singapore based company, was ordered by the Appellate Court to deposi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
Wilmar, a Singapore based company, was ordered by the Appellate Court to deposit a 370 million Br security payment to continue the litigation against Sabir Argaw, a major shareholder and managing director of AL-SAM Plc. The case made it to the Court... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Defence Opens 300 Million Br Hospital in Dire DawaThe Ministry of Defence (MoD) built a new referral hospital worth over 300 mill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
The Ministry of Defence (MoD) built a new referral hospital worth over 300 million Br at Chegign Tabia, Dire Dawa- 445.7Km from Addis Abeba. Sprawled on nine hectares of land, it has over 100 beds and various facilities, becoming the second hospital... Read more
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