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WTOC 11 Savannah
BMW exports almost $10B of cars from SC in 2015GREER, S.C. (AP) - BMW exported almost $10 billion worth of vehicles from its a
BMW exports almost $10B of cars from SC in 2015
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 2 minutes ago
GREER, S.C. (AP) - BMW exported almost $10 billion worth of vehicles from its assembly plant in Greer last year, remaining the nation's leading vehicle exporter in terms of the value of the vehicles. Several media outlets report that BMW exported... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
MTA to issue its first 'green bonds'Thursday, February 11, 2016 NEW YORK -- The Metropolitan Transportation Author
MTA to issue its first 'green bonds'
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 2 minutes ago
Thursday, February 11, 2016 NEW YORK -- The Metropolitan Transportation Authority Wednesday announced that it will offer its first-ever "Green Bonds" to the public in a two-day order period starting next Wednesday, February 17. The bonds are... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Former Traficant aide guilty of bank fraudA former Youngstown attorney and former aide to the late Congressman Jim Trafic
Former Traficant aide guilty of bank fraud
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 minutes ago
A former Youngstown attorney and former aide to the late Congressman Jim Traficant pleaded guilty on Wednesday to some of the charges filed in connection with a scheme to defraud banks, investors and unsuspecting homeowners. Raymond Alan Sinclair,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sweden takes negative interest rates even lower as Riksbank fights to keep up with global stimulusJessica Hinds, an economist at Capital Economics, said that “the Riksbank is st
Sweden takes negative interest rates even lower as Riksbank fights to keep up with global stimulus
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 minutes ago
Jessica Hinds, an economist at Capital Economics, said that “the Riksbank is still likely to need to take further action”. She continued: “There is little sign that inflation will pick up any time soon while surveys of business and consumer inflation... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Twitter loses more users in Q4, but makes more money from those remainingThe problems at microblogging-come-messaging service Twitter, Inc. have continu
Twitter loses more users in Q4, but makes more money from those remaining
SiliconANGLE / Posted 3 minutes ago
The problems at microblogging-come-messaging service Twitter, Inc. have continued with the company reporting that it lost even more users in the fourth quarter of 2015. Twitter reported that its Monthly Average Users (MAU) remained stable in the... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Cisco beats Wall Street estimates but bemoans stock market jittersCisco Systems Ltd. managed to beat analyst’s estimates with better-than-expecte
Cisco beats Wall Street estimates but bemoans stock market jitters
SiliconANGLE / Posted 3 minutes ago
Cisco Systems Ltd. managed to beat analyst’s estimates with better-than-expected second quarter profits and $15 billion in new buybacks that saw its share price rocket in after-hours trading. Cisco reported net income of $3.1 billion for the... Read more
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Morningstar
PepsiCo Profit Rises 31%However, the snack-and-beverage giant guided for the current year below expecta
PepsiCo Profit Rises 31%
Morningstar / Posted 3 minutes ago
However, the snack-and-beverage giant guided for the current year below expectations. The maker of Pepsi-Cola, Cheetos and Gatorade said it expects core earnings of $4.66 a share, compared with analyst estimates of $4.76 a share, according to... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Ignore Wall Street: Tableau’s still the king of Business IntelligenceStock market analysts trampled all over Tableau Software Inc. this week after t
Ignore Wall Street: Tableau’s still the king of Business Intelligence
SiliconANGLE / Posted 3 minutes ago
Stock market analysts trampled all over Tableau Software Inc. this week after the ‘darling of Big Data’ slashed its guidance on next quarter’s earnings. That move caused profit-hungry shareholders to recoil in horror, and resulted in Tableau’s stock... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
New Trustwave report finds Infosec staff are seriously stressedInfosec firm Trustwave Holdings has released its 2016 Security Pressures Report
New Trustwave report finds Infosec staff are seriously stressed
SiliconANGLE / Posted 3 minutes ago
Infosec firm Trustwave Holdings has released its 2016 Security Pressures Report, and has found that information security professionals are feeling more under pressure as the security environment continues to become more difficult. The report, based... Read more
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Super Sport
United raise full-year profit forecast The upgrade comes despite another mixed season on the field when United have
United raise full-year profit forecast
Super Sport / Posted 3 minutes ago
The upgrade comes despite another mixed season on the field when United have failed to qualify for the knock-out stages of the lucrative European Champions League. United said it expects adjusted earnings... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Nielsen Fourth-Quarter Earnings, Sales Satisfy Wall Street’s BenchmarkNielsen’s reported revenue of $1.62 billion beat Wall Street’s $1.61 billion sa
Nielsen Fourth-Quarter Earnings, Sales Satisfy Wall Street’s Benchmark
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 minutes ago
Nielsen’s reported revenue of $1.62 billion beat Wall Street’s $1.61 billion sales forecast for the fourth quarter of 2015. The TV ratings currency company also scored a win at the bottom line by a couple of pennies. With some accounting that... Read more
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The Economic Times
PepsiCo's quarterly revenue beats estimatesPepsiCo Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly net revenue, as higher sale
PepsiCo's quarterly revenue beats estimates
The Economic Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
PepsiCo Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly net revenue, as higher sales of snacks and beverages in North America helped reduce the impact of a strong dollar. Net income attributable to the company rose to $1.72 billion, or $1.17 per share,... Read more
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The Economic Times
CCL registers 12% growth in coal productionRANCHI: Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) has registered a growth of 12 per cent
CCL registers 12% growth in coal production
The Economic Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
RANCHI: Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) has registered a growth of 12 per cent in production during this fiscal, the highest among all coal companies in the country. An arm of Coal India, CCL is the only coal company in the country to have... Read more
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The Economic Times
Asset quality problem more of a governance issue: RBI Deputy Governor S S MundraMUMBAI: Reserve Bank's recent review of top defaulters has revealed that the as
Asset quality problem more of a governance issue: RBI Deputy Governor S S Mundra
The Economic Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
MUMBAI: Reserve Bank's recent review of top defaulters has revealed that the asset quality problem is largely due to governance issues at state-run banks as well as borrowers and the government cannot be blamed for the mess, Deputy Governor S S... Read more
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The Economic Times
Aiming for 12% market share in Room ACs by FY17: Blue Star"The company intends to continue its aggressive thrust in the room air conditio
Aiming for 12% market share in Room ACs by FY17: Blue Star
The Economic Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
"The company intends to continue its aggressive thrust in the room air conditioners market and aims to gain a market share of 12 per cent in financial year 2016-17 in terms of value," Blue Star Executive Director and President (AC&R Products... Read more
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The Economic Times
Invitation not enough for investors; Entry barriers must go: USNEW DELHI: Stating that only "invitation" is not sufficient to convince America
Invitation not enough for investors; Entry barriers must go: US
The Economic Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Stating that only "invitation" is not sufficient to convince American companies to invest here, the US today said India must remove entry barriers and improve ease of doing business to compete better with other countries. "The (FDI)... Read more
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The Economic Times
Cleaning up bank books a priority over credit growth: Raghuram RajanMUMBAI: Cleaning up banks' books has to take precedence over credit growth beca
Cleaning up bank books a priority over credit growth: Raghuram Rajan
The Economic Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
MUMBAI: Cleaning up banks' books has to take precedence over credit growth because bank managements are in no position to lend with stressed balance sheets, Reserve Bank of India ( RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan said even as reiterated the banking... Read more
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The Economic Times
Stock market carnage wipes out over Rs 3L crore from investor wealthThe Sensex today closed 807.07 points down at 22,951.83 points -- the lowest cl
Stock market carnage wipes out over Rs 3L crore from investor wealth
The Economic Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Sensex today closed 807.07 points down at 22,951.83 points -- the lowest closing level for the index since May 8, 2014. Intra-day, it slumped 849.78 points to 22,909.1 -- its 52-week low. This was also the fourth straight session of losses for... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mapping the market: Forget why we bled, you don't know who to pray forFor a detailed account of every small or big move in the market through the day
Mapping the market: Forget why we bled, you don't know who to pray for
The Economic Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
For a detailed account of every small or big move in the market through the day, click here Regular slumps in global markets and the trend of the domestic market playing catchup has become the new normal. On one such day, Sensex on Thursday logged... Read more
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The Economic Times
BSE tweaks circuit limit for InterGlobe Aviation, 16 othersThe new limits, which ensure that stock prices do not go up or down beyond a le
BSE tweaks circuit limit for InterGlobe Aviation, 16 others
The Economic Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
The new limits, which ensure that stock prices do not go up or down beyond a level during a trading session, will be effective from tomorrow. In a circular, BSE said that the price of InterGlobe Aviation cannot change by more than 10 per cent in a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bank stocks look attractive, but analysts advise cautionKOLKATA: With state-run banks such as State Bank of India and Punjab National B
Bank stocks look attractive, but analysts advise caution
The Economic Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
KOLKATA: With state-run banks such as State Bank of India and Punjab National Bank cleaning out their closets by recognizing stressed assets and making provisions to cover them, the public sector banking space may looks promising for long term... Read more
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The Manila Times
Yellen warns of rising risks to US economyFebruary 11, 2016 8:35 pm WASHINGTON, D.C.: Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen
Yellen warns of rising risks to US economy
The Manila Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
February 11, 2016 8:35 pm WASHINGTON, D.C.: Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen warned on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) that the US economy faced risks from tightening domestic financial conditions as well... Read more
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The Manila Times
Net FDI net inflows surge 16.4% in NovFebruary 11, 2016 8:36 pm NET foreign direct investments (FDI) continued to gr
Net FDI net inflows surge 16.4% in Nov
The Manila Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
February 11, 2016 8:36 pm NET foreign direct investments (FDI) continued to grow last November, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported on Thursday, but year to date the tally was lower compared to the... Read more
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The Manila Times
BSP keeps key rates, trims inflation forecastFebruary 11, 2016 8:37 pm by MAYVELIN U. CARABALLO Reporter Monetary authorit
BSP keeps key rates, trims inflation forecast
The Manila Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
February 11, 2016 8:37 pm by MAYVELIN U. CARABALLO Reporter Monetary authorities decided to keep key interest rates unchanged during their first policy meeting for the year, noting that the economy did... Read more
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The Manila Times
Asean-US summit to tackle sea rowFebruary 11, 2016 9:04 pm LEADERS of Asian countries will tackle the rising te
Asean-US summit to tackle sea row
The Manila Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
February 11, 2016 9:04 pm LEADERS of Asian countries will tackle the rising tensions in the disputed West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) at the upcoming Association of Southeast Asian Nations-US summit to be held... Read more
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The Manila Times
BSP warns public vs spurious bankFebruary 11, 2016 9:05 pm by MAYVELIN U. CARABALLO Reporter The Bangko Sentra
BSP warns public vs spurious bank
The Manila Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
February 11, 2016 9:05 pm by MAYVELIN U. CARABALLO Reporter The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) on Thursday warned the public not to do business with Global Investment Bank or GIB Philippines Bank Ltd. (GIB or... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Sweden cuts key interest rate further below zeroSTOCKHOLM (AP) - Sweden's central bank, worried about a long period of low infl
Sweden cuts key interest rate further below zero
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 minutes ago
STOCKHOLM (AP) - Sweden's central bank, worried about a long period of low inflation, decided Thursday to cut its key interest further below zero to a record minus 0.50 percent - and didn't rule out further action. Describing it as a "uniquely low... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Unease as Greek, Portuguese bond rates spikeLONDON (AP) - The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (al
Unease as Greek, Portuguese bond rates spike
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) - The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local): 12:50 p.m. The financial market turmoil is drawing attention back to the ability of a number of countries that use the euro currency to pay their... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
World markets shudder as economy jitters take center stageLONDON (AP) - Global markets shuddered again Thursday with bank stocks in parti
World markets shudder as economy jitters take center stage
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) - Global markets shuddered again Thursday with bank stocks in particular getting hammered, oil falling further and investors turning to perceived safe havens like gold. Concerns are growing that the mounting market turmoil could put a... Read more
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Eu Business
MagicEvent.com presents its apartment rental platform at the Business Travel Show 2016 — EUMagicEvent.com presents its apartment rental platform at the Business Travel Sh
MagicEvent.com presents its apartment rental platform at the Business Travel Show 2016 — EU
Eu Business / Posted 9 minutes ago
MagicEvent.com presents its apartment rental platform at the Business Travel Show 201610 February 2016by ubi -- last modified 11 February 2016 MagicEvent.com, a French start-up dedicated to peer-to-peer accommodation for business travellers, will... Read more
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