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Orange County Register
Watchdog: North Orange County water money flows to city officialsTwo officials in north Orange County received hundreds of thousands of dollars
Watchdog: North Orange County water money flows to city officials
Orange County Register / Posted 2 minutes ago
Two officials in north Orange County received hundreds of thousands of dollars over the past five years for service related to the private water company that serves their cities. Richard Jones, city attorney for La Habra, Fullerton, Westminster and... Read more
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CIO
ANZ and IBM sign new $450 million contractANZ bank has extended its collaboration with IBM by signing a new five-year, $4
ANZ and IBM sign new $450 million contract
CIO / Posted 2 minutes ago
ANZ bank has extended its collaboration with IBM by signing a new five-year, $450 million contract with the tech giant to drive productivity and assist in the bank’s regional Asian expansion. The new contract, which includes access to IBM’s entire... Read more
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Sun Star
P1.8B poured in Cebu for roadsTHE National Government poured P1.8 billion worth of road projects in Cebu so f
P1.8B poured in Cebu for roads
Sun Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE National Government poured P1.8 billion worth of road projects in Cebu so far this year. The funds were coursed through the Department of Tourism (DOT) and the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), the Office of the Cebu Provincial... Read more
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Brisbane Business News
SUPERLOOP EDGES CLOSER TO FIRST REVENUE Written on the 1 September 2015 BEVAN Slattery's (pictured) start-up Superlo
SUPERLOOP EDGES CLOSER TO FIRST REVENUE
Brisbane Business News / Posted 4 minutes ago
Written on the 1 September 2015 BEVAN Slattery's (pictured) start-up Superloop (ASX:SCL) has hit the ground running since listing earlier this year, confirming it is on track to complete its initial... Read more
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Brisbane Business News
PRIVATE INVESTOR WINS MALVERN PROPERTY Written on the 1 September 2015 A PRIVATE investor has secured a hotly conte
PRIVATE INVESTOR WINS MALVERN PROPERTY
Brisbane Business News / Posted 4 minutes ago
Written on the 1 September 2015 A PRIVATE investor has secured a hotly contested property in Malvern East with a bid of $9.85 million at auction. Garry Dumbrell secured the three-level office building at 1911... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Osborne warned over Spending Review pressures on councilsCouncils have warned Chancellor George Osborne that key local services will be
Osborne warned over Spending Review pressures on councils
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 minutes ago
Councils have warned Chancellor George Osborne that key local services will be put under "enormous pressure" if he slashes funding further. The Local Government Association (LGA) said its members were already facing £10 billion of cost pressures... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Investing for ‘impact’ and to make the world a better placeIt’s a truism that many filthy rich are interested in becoming filthier still b
Investing for ‘impact’ and to make the world a better place
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 minutes ago
It’s a truism that many filthy rich are interested in becoming filthier still by adding to their assets, but there are noteworthy exceptions. In 1971, a pair of UC Davis graduates, Justin and Bonny Meyer, who possessed few resources (“Justin had a... Read more
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Business Spectator
Govt won't levy bank depositsThe Abbott government has dumped a Labor initiative to impose a bank deposit le
Govt won't levy bank deposits
Business Spectator / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Abbott government has dumped a Labor initiative to impose a bank deposit levy. The decision will amount to a $1.5 billion hit on the budget. "Labor's bank deposit is dead," Prime Minister Tony Abbott told reporters in Canberra on Tuesday. Mr... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Pitch Watch: EA leaves Mediacom for new Havas agency; Stan picks a media agency; Virgin Mobile's creative shortlistPitch Watch: EA leaves Mediacom for new Havas agency; Stan picks a media agency
Pitch Watch: EA leaves Mediacom for new Havas agency; Stan picks a media agency; Virgin Mobile's creative shortlist
MumBRELLA / Posted 11 minutes ago
Pitch Watch: EA leaves Mediacom for new Havas agency; Stan picks a media agency; Virgin Mobile’s creative shortlist Mumbrella casts an eye over the major media, creative and public relations pitches at play in market. In this week’s wrap up the... Read more
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The Age
Internet is main vehicle for S.Korea teenage prostitutionThe Internet is the main vehicle for teenage prostitution in South Korea, a pol
Internet is main vehicle for S.Korea teenage prostitution
The Age / Posted 14 minutes ago
The Internet is the main vehicle for teenage prostitution in South Korea, a police survey said Tuesday. Seoul police said that of 236 teenagers arrested last year for selling sex, 96 percent had used the Internet to find customers. Bars, tearooms... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Japan firms invest less as China fears grow, keeps BOJ pressuredTOKYO Japanese firms spent less on plant and equipment in April-June than in th
Japan firms invest less as China fears grow, keeps BOJ pressured
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 14 minutes ago
TOKYO Japanese firms spent less on plant and equipment in April-June than in the previous quarter despite reaping record profits, a sign premier Shinzo Abe's stimulus policies have failed to spur new investment key to ending nearly two decades of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
BDO advances rank in list of world’s top banksBDO’s Unibank (BDO) has advanced its ranking in the list of the Top 1000 World
BDO advances rank in list of world’s top banks
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 minutes ago
BDO’s Unibank (BDO) has advanced its ranking in the list of the Top 1000 World Banks 2015 published by UK-based The Banker, landing at 255 from 268. In a statement, the BDO said the bank showed as the biggest lender in the Philippines in terms of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Asia stocks extend losses as Shanghai hit by more weak dataTraders are also keeping an eye on the release Friday of a crucial US jobs repo
Asia stocks extend losses as Shanghai hit by more weak data
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 minutes ago
Traders are also keeping an eye on the release Friday of a crucial US jobs report, which could play a key role in the Federal Reserve’s decision on whether to raise interest rates next month, adding to market uncertainty. There are fears a rate hike... Read more
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The Irish Times
North Korea to taste free market in trade zone on border with China Residents living in zone within 20km of border will be allowed to trade North
North Korea to taste free market in trade zone on border with China
The Irish Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
Residents living in zone within 20km of border will be allowed to trade North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. Photograph: AFP With so much focus on China’s economic travails, there has... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
MCSD leaders validate up to $70M in debt for projectsCOLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - School officials in Muscogee County made a quick decision
MCSD leaders validate up to $70M in debt for projects
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 15 minutes ago
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - School officials in Muscogee County made a quick decision Monday night to help safeguard having enough money for future work like building a new Spencer High School. At their called meeting, the Muscogee County school board... Read more
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Salon.com
China factory indexes ebb in new sign of economic weaknessHONG KONG (AP) — Chinese manufacturing showed further signs of weakness in Augu
China factory indexes ebb in new sign of economic weakness
Salon.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese manufacturing showed further signs of weakness in August, adding to evidence of an inexorable slowdown in the world’s No. 2 economy. Two factory activity indexes released Tuesday were at multi-year lows. An official... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Slater & Gordon's Andrew Grech yet to convince analystsSlater & Gordon's accounting has been under the spotlight. Photo: Jessica Shapi
Slater & Gordon's Andrew Grech yet to convince analysts
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 minutes ago
Slater & Gordon's accounting has been under the spotlight. Photo: Jessica Shapiro Has Slater & Gordon's managing director Andrew Grech finally convinced investors the embattled law firm has survived the intense scrutiny of regulators and... Read more
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Investopedia
World's Top 10 Serial EntrepreneursEntrepreneurs come up with new ideas and start businesses based on them. They f
World's Top 10 Serial Entrepreneurs
Investopedia / Posted 16 minutes ago
Entrepreneurs come up with new ideas and start businesses based on them. They forgo the security of a salaried job in order to run their own endeavor, assuming all the risk in hopes of great rewards (for more, see: Are You an Entrepreneur?). A serial... Read more
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Investopedia
4 Signs a Penny Stock Is Worth MillionsWhen it comes to equities, there are few riskier investments than penny stocks.
4 Signs a Penny Stock Is Worth Millions
Investopedia / Posted 16 minutes ago
When it comes to equities, there are few riskier investments than penny stocks. These stocks, which trade under $1 per share, are usually priced that low for a good reason. For example, a penny stock could belong to a once-thriving company that is... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Asian shares fall on bleak China manufacturing dataTOKYO (AP) - Asian shares fell Tuesday as gloomy manufacturing data from China
Asian shares fall on bleak China manufacturing data
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 17 minutes ago
TOKYO (AP) - Asian shares fell Tuesday as gloomy manufacturing data from China and weak investment figures in Japan augured further uncertainty for investors after a brutal August. KEEPING SCORE: China's Shanghai Composite Index dropped 1.8 percent... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
China factory indexes ebb in new sign of economic weaknessHONG KONG (AP) - Chinese manufacturing showed further signs of weakness in Augu
China factory indexes ebb in new sign of economic weakness
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 17 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - Chinese manufacturing showed further signs of weakness in August, adding to evidence of an inexorable slowdown in the world's No. 2 economy. Two factory activity indexes released Tuesday were at multi-year lows. An official... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Osborne warned over Spending Review pressures on councilsCouncils have warned Chancellor George Osborne that key local services will be
Osborne warned over Spending Review pressures on councils
Kingston Guardian / Posted 17 minutes ago
Councils have warned Chancellor George Osborne that key local services will be put under "enormous pressure" if he slashes funding further. The Local Government Association (LGA) said its members were already facing £10 billion of cost pressures... Read more
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Canberra Times
Slater & Gordon's Andrew Grech yet to convince analystsSlater & Gordon's accounting has been under the spotlight. Photo: Jessica Shapi
Slater & Gordon's Andrew Grech yet to convince analysts
Canberra Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
Slater & Gordon's accounting has been under the spotlight. Photo: Jessica Shapiro Has Slater & Gordon's managing director Andrew Grech finally convinced investors the embattled law firm has survived the intense scrutiny of regulators and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sharemarket: Morgan Stanley slashes 12-month ASX targetMorgan Stanley have revised their 12 month target for the ASX from 5650 to 5150
Sharemarket: Morgan Stanley slashes 12-month ASX target
Canberra Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
Morgan Stanley have revised their 12 month target for the ASX from 5650 to 5150. Photo: Daniel Munoz A pullback in earnings expectations and a struggling Australian economy have led Morgan Stanley to slash its target for the ASX over the next 12... Read more
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The Huffington Post
eHarmony Wants To Set You Up... With Your Next JobAug 31 (Reuters) -- As a marriage counselor years ago, Neil Clark Warren saw fi
eHarmony Wants To Set You Up... With Your Next Job
The Huffington Post / Posted 19 minutes ago
Aug 31 (Reuters) -- As a marriage counselor years ago, Neil Clark Warren saw first-hand how incompatibility led to unhappy matches. So the compatibility factor was key -- even in the name -- when he co-founded online match-making service eHarmony in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Markets are likely to see a weak opening as global stocks tumbleMarkets are likely to open on a weaker note mirroring losses in the global peer
Markets are likely to see a weak opening as global stocks tumble
Business Standard India / Posted 21 minutes ago
Markets are likely to open on a weaker note mirroring losses in the global peers over persistent China woes and prospects of a rate hike by the US fed. Meanwhile, China's official Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) stood at 3-year low at 49.7 raising... Read more
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Business Standard India
Slower-than-expected growth in June quarter boosts rate cut callsIndian growth slowed by more than expected in the quarter to June, a setback fo
Slower-than-expected growth in June quarter boosts rate cut calls
Business Standard India / Posted 21 minutes ago
Indian growth slowed by more than expected in the quarter to June, a setback for Prime Minister Narendra Modi that will prompt more urgent calls from his aides for interest rate cuts. Many government officials in New Delhi had been talking of taking... Read more
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Business Standard India
China factory activity shrinks at fastest pace in 3 yrs in Aug, services coolsActivity in China's manufacturing sector contracted at its fastest pace in thre
China factory activity shrinks at fastest pace in 3 yrs in Aug, services cools
Business Standard India / Posted 21 minutes ago
Activity in China's manufacturing sector contracted at its fastest pace in three years in August, an official survey showed on Tuesday, reinforcing fears of a sharper slowdown in the world's second-largest economy despite a flurry of government... Read more
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Business Standard India
Asian shares slip as downbeat China PMIs revive growth fearsAsian shares fell on Tuesday and the dollar struggled after twin surveys showed
Asian shares slip as downbeat China PMIs revive growth fears
Business Standard India / Posted 21 minutes ago
Asian shares fell on Tuesday and the dollar struggled after twin surveys showed China's manufacturing sector in the grip of its worst slump in several years, raising fresh fears about the health of its economy. China's official Purchasing Managers'... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
DMCI allots P60-B for 12 new housing projectsMANILA, Philippines - DMCI Homes, the housing subsidiary of the Consunji Group’
DMCI allots P60-B for 12 new housing projects
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 21 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - DMCI Homes, the housing subsidiary of the Consunji Group’s DMCI Holdings Inc., is pouring P60 billion into 12 housing projects next year as part of an ongoing expansion program. Ramil Lombos, senior vice-president for finance... Read more
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