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Fremont Tribune
World stocks turn higher as investors eye Fed decisionFEDERAL RESERVE: The Fed is expected to lift short-term interest rates by 0.25
Fremont Tribune / Posted 2 minutes ago
FEDERAL RESERVE: The Fed is expected to lift short-term interest rates by 0.25 percent on Wednesday, the third interest rate hike by the central bank this year. While inflation has remained low, the central bank has seen a path to gradually raise... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Oil and gas prices soar after market takes double-whammy hitOil and gas prices have made hefty gains after the market took a double-whammy
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 minutes ago
Oil and gas prices have made hefty gains after the market took a double-whammy hit following a European gas hub explosion and the shut down of a major North Sea pipeline. Brent crude surged more than 1.5% to $65.72 – hitting its highest level since... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Qatar Investment Authority backs London Stock Exchange Group chairmanThe London Stock Exchange Group chairman Donald Brydon has gained backing from
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 minutes ago
The London Stock Exchange Group chairman Donald Brydon has gained backing from a major shareholder, dampening prospects of his ousting at an investor meeting next week. The Press Association understands that the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) has... Read more
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Missoulian
World stocks turn higher as investors eye Fed decisionFEDERAL RESERVE: The Fed is expected to lift short-term interest rates by 0.25
Missoulian / Posted 3 minutes ago
FEDERAL RESERVE: The Fed is expected to lift short-term interest rates by 0.25 percent on Wednesday, the third interest rate hike by the central bank this year. While inflation has remained low, the central bank has seen a path to gradually raise... Read more
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Missoulian
Tar sands money funds corruptionIt seems that an abundant waste product of tar sands use, petcoke, is resulting
Missoulian / Posted 3 minutes ago
It seems that an abundant waste product of tar sands use, petcoke, is resulting in 17 times over “safe” standards of atmosphere sulfur, mainly overseas in developing countries like India, since its toxicity results in highly limited exploitation in... Read more
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Missoulian
Eliminating private activity bonds will hurt Montana communitiesCongress has the unenviable job of deciding who wins big and who will be hurt b
Missoulian / Posted 3 minutes ago
Congress has the unenviable job of deciding who wins big and who will be hurt by tax reform. One decision that should be easy for lawmakers is to retain the tax tool that has resulted in the development of more than 7,000 affordable homes, access to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
World stocks turn higher as investors eye Fed decisionA man walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index and
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
A man walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index and other country's market prices at a securities firm in Tokyo Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Tuesday as investors stepped back after several... Read more
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The Hindu
Ruias clear ₹ 891cr additional payout to Essar Oil shareholdersAfter multiple extensions from Sebi and four months after the closure of $ 13-b
The Hindu / Posted 5 minutes ago
After multiple extensions from Sebi and four months after the closure of $ 13-billion sale of Essar Oil to the Russian giant Rosneft, the promoters today announced a payout of ₹891 crore to erstwhile minority shareholders of the company. The Essar... Read more
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The Hindu
Industrial output growth slows to 3 month low of 2.2% in OctoberIndustrial production growth hit a three-month low of 2.2 % in October this yea
The Hindu / Posted 5 minutes ago
Industrial production growth hit a three-month low of 2.2 % in October this year, mainly due to subdued performance of manufacturing and mining sectors coupled with a contraction in output of consumer durables. The factory output, measured in terms... Read more
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The Register Citizen
World stocks turn higher as investors eye Fed decisionA man walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index and
The Register Citizen / Posted 5 minutes ago
A man walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index and other country's market prices at a securities firm in Tokyo Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Tuesday as investors stepped back after several... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Oil and gas prices soar after market takes double-whammy hitOil and gas prices have made hefty gains after the market took a double-whammy
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 minutes ago
Oil and gas prices have made hefty gains after the market took a double-whammy hit following a European gas hub explosion and the shut down of a major North Sea pipeline. Brent crude surged more than 1.5% to $65.72 – hitting its highest level since... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Qatar Investment Authority backs London Stock Exchange Group chairmanThe London Stock Exchange Group chairman Donald Brydon has gained backing from
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 minutes ago
The London Stock Exchange Group chairman Donald Brydon has gained backing from a major shareholder, dampening prospects of his ousting at an investor meeting next week. The Press Association understands that the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) has... Read more
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The Hindu
14 crore PAN-Aadhaar linkages done till nowOver 14 crore Permanent Account Numbers (PANs) have been linked with Aadhaar ti
The Hindu / Posted 5 minutes ago
Over 14 crore Permanent Account Numbers (PANs) have been linked with Aadhaar till now, official sources said on Tuesday. With this, about 41% of PANs are now linked with Aadhaar numbers. There are about 33 crore PAN cards, while Aadhaar has been... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Qatar Investment Authority backs London Stock Exchange Group chairmanThe London Stock Exchange Group chairman Donald Brydon has gained backing from
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 minutes ago
The London Stock Exchange Group chairman Donald Brydon has gained backing from a major shareholder, dampening prospects of his ousting at an investor meeting next week. The Press Association understands that the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) has... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Oil and gas prices soar after market takes double-whammy hitOil and gas prices have made hefty gains after the market took a double-whammy
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 minutes ago
Oil and gas prices have made hefty gains after the market took a double-whammy hit following a European gas hub explosion and the shut down of a major North Sea pipeline. Brent crude surged more than 1.5% to $65.72 – hitting its highest level since... Read more
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The World
World stocks turn higher as investors eye Fed decisionFEDERAL RESERVE: The Fed is expected to lift short-term interest rates by 0.25
The World / Posted 7 minutes ago
FEDERAL RESERVE: The Fed is expected to lift short-term interest rates by 0.25 percent on Wednesday, the third interest rate hike by the central bank this year. While inflation has remained low, the central bank has seen a path to gradually raise... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Morrilton meat firm to expand, add jobsMorrilton Packing Co. plans to expand its operations, the firm said Monday. Th
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 minutes ago
Morrilton Packing Co. plans to expand its operations, the firm said Monday. Through the expansion, Morrilton Packing, parent company of Petit Jean Meats, will invest $2.1 million to add capacity for current and future products, including a new line... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Index dips as tech, energy fuel marketsThe Arkansas Index, a price-weighted index that tracks the largest public compa
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Arkansas Index, a price-weighted index that tracks the largest public companies based in the state, fell 1.49 to 400.87 Monday. "U.S. equities started the week off on a positive note as technology and energy shares lifted the markets higher,"... Read more
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Zero Hedge
December 12Overnight Media Digest - Vietnam Beverage Co, a unit of Singapore-listed Thai
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
Overnight Media Digest - Vietnam Beverage Co, a unit of Singapore-listed Thai Beverage PCL, has submitted a bid to acquire at least a 25 pct stake in state-owned Saigon Beer Alcohol Beverage Corp , known as Sabeco. on.wsj.com/2AvNnI8 - Comcast Corp... Read more
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Zero Hedge
US Producer Prices Rise At Fastest Pace In 6 Years As Payday Loan Demand SoarsUS Producer Prices beat across the board this morning with the biggest headline
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
US Producer Prices beat across the board this morning with the biggest headline being a 3.1% YoY surge in Final Demand - the biggest jump since Dec 2011. The index for final demand goods jumped 1.0 percent in November, the largest advance since a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Three Bubbles/Strikes And You're OutAuthored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, Those betting on a fourth
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, Those betting on a fourth bubble of even greater extremes will find their time at bat has come to an end. The conventional investment wisdom holds that central banks will never let markets... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Charlotte home prices climb again even as inventory keeps fallingCHARLOTTE, NC (Ely Portillo/The Charlotte Observer) - Charlotte’s housing mark
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 minutes ago
CHARLOTTE, NC (Ely Portillo/The Charlotte Observer) - Charlotte’s housing market continues to be a bit of a paradox, marked by strong demand and rising prices that keep bumping up against the falling supply of homes for sale. The latest numbers,... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
World stocks turn higher as investors eye Fed decisionFEDERAL RESERVE: The Fed is expected to lift short-term interest rates by 0.25
The Times and Democrat / Posted 10 minutes ago
FEDERAL RESERVE: The Fed is expected to lift short-term interest rates by 0.25 percent on Wednesday, the third interest rate hike by the central bank this year. While inflation has remained low, the central bank has seen a path to gradually raise... Read more
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The News and Star
Qatar Investment Authority backs London Stock Exchange Group chairmanThe London Stock Exchange Group chairman Donald Brydon has gained backing from
The News and Star / Posted 10 minutes ago
The London Stock Exchange Group chairman Donald Brydon has gained backing from a major shareholder, dampening prospects of his ousting at an investor meeting next week. The Press Association understands that the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) has... Read more
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The News and Star
Oil and gas prices soar after market takes double-whammy hitOil and gas prices have made hefty gains after the market took a double-whammy
The News and Star / Posted 10 minutes ago
Oil and gas prices have made hefty gains after the market took a double-whammy hit following a European gas hub explosion and the shut down of a major North Sea pipeline. Brent crude surged more than 1.5% to $65.72 – hitting its highest level since... Read more
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Northern Echo
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Northern Echo / Posted 11 minutes ago
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Whitehaven News
Qatar Investment Authority backs London Stock Exchange Group chairmanThe London Stock Exchange Group chairman Donald Brydon has gained backing from
Whitehaven News / Posted 13 minutes ago
The London Stock Exchange Group chairman Donald Brydon has gained backing from a major shareholder, dampening prospects of his ousting at an investor meeting next week. The Press Association understands that the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) has... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Oil and gas prices soar after market takes double-whammy hitOil and gas prices have made hefty gains after the market took a double-whammy
Whitehaven News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Oil and gas prices have made hefty gains after the market took a double-whammy hit following a European gas hub explosion and the shut down of a major North Sea pipeline. Brent crude surged more than 1.5% to $65.72 – hitting its highest level since... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Congress finalizes P3.767-T budget for 2018The House of Representatives on Tuesday evening ratified the final version of t
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 minutes ago
The House of Representatives on Tuesday evening ratified the final version of the P3.767-trillion national budget for 2018 to be sent to the desk of President Rodrigo Duterte for his approval. The finalized House Bill No. 6215, or the General... Read more
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The Age
High-rise hotel approved for Fishermans BendA Fishermans Bend high-rise project proposed by local developer R.Corporation h
The Age / Posted 14 minutes ago
A Fishermans Bend high-rise project proposed by local developer R.Corporation has been given the green light after the developer took planning minister Richard Wynne to the tribunal. The 37 and 40 storey twin-tower apartment and hotel project was... Read more
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