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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lower Nazareth supervisors want Trio Fields to build 80 percent of homes before dedicating roadsLower Nazareth Township Board of Supervisors Wednesday evening voted to deny a
Lower Nazareth supervisors want Trio Fields to build 80 percent of homes before dedicating roads
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted a minute ago
Lower Nazareth Township Board of Supervisors Wednesday evening voted to deny a request from the Trio Fields developer to accept a maintenance release and dedication of roads. According to township Engineer Albert Koitze, the development is broken... Read more
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Newsmax
Fundstrat's Tom Lee: 'August Scares Us'Lee observes that going back to 2009, the S&P 500 has fallen an average of 6 pe
Fundstrat's Tom Lee: 'August Scares Us'
Newsmax / Posted a minute ago
Lee observes that going back to 2009, the S&P 500 has fallen an average of 6 percent during the month of August. The odds of a slip could be even greater this year, given that "the bond market has become a lot more volatile than equities, and... Read more
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Newsmax
Trumped: How to Pull the US Back From the Brink of DisasterNOTE TO READERS I am in the throes of finishing a book on the upheaval represen
Trumped: How to Pull the US Back From the Brink of Disaster
Newsmax / Posted a minute ago
NOTE TO READERS I am in the throes of finishing a book on the upheaval represented by the Trump candidacy and movement. It is an exploration of how 30 years of Bubble Finance policies at the Fed, feckless interventions abroad and mushrooming Big... Read more
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Newsmax
3 'Undervalued' Firearms Stocks Worth Buying NowThreatening gun control without being able to deliver is great for sales and th
3 'Undervalued' Firearms Stocks Worth Buying Now
Newsmax / Posted a minute ago
Threatening gun control without being able to deliver is great for sales and the firearm makers’ stock price, USA Today explains. And even though Americans already own more than 300 million guns, people fear legislation will soon limit their ability... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fewer people without jobsGross domestic product in Africa’s second-largest economy contracted an annuali
Fewer people without jobs
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
Gross domestic product in Africa’s second-largest economy contracted an annualised 1.2 percent in the three months through March and will probably not grow at all this year, according to the central bank, as the worst drought in more than a century,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Sibanye sees 1m oz of gold for a decade“We’ve created life and sustainability” by approving new projects to change res
Sibanye sees 1m oz of gold for a decade
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
“We’ve created life and sustainability” by approving new projects to change resources into reserves,” CEO Neal Froneman told reporters and investors at Kloof, west of Johannesburg. “You don’t get a constantly increasing cost base” as mines get... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Ransomware is the most profitable malware in historyRansomware is the fastest growing malware category as total malware rises in th
Ransomware is the most profitable malware in history
Computer Business Review / Posted 2 minutes ago
Ransomware is the fastest growing malware category as total malware rises in the order of millions per month, with the ransomware industry now worth billions of dollars per year. The quarterly security report by Panda Security’s PandaLabs found that... Read more
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iol.co.za
Food, diesel fuel PPIInvestec’s chief economist, Annabel Bishop, said in a note that the consensus h
Food, diesel fuel PPI
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
Investec’s chief economist, Annabel Bishop, said in a note that the consensus had been for producer price inflation to come in at 6.7 percent. Bishop explains the increase was affected by June’s diesel price rising by 76c/litre. “In July a 42c/litre... Read more
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The Daily Record
Marriott International tops Street 2Q forecasts BETHESDA — Marriott International Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter e
Marriott International tops Street 2Q forecasts
The Daily Record / Posted 3 minutes ago
BETHESDA — Marriott International Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $247 million. The Bethesda, Maryland-based company said it had profit of 96 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
CBS Corp. Increases Dividend, Stock Buyback ProgramThe company, led by chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves, is boosting its dividend b
CBS Corp. Increases Dividend, Stock Buyback Program
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 minutes ago
The company, led by chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves, is boosting its dividend by 20 percent, rewarding shareholders amid recent Wall Street talk about a possible recombination with Viacom. CBS Corp. is increasing its dividend and stock buyback... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Analysis: Good news could help to avoid self-fulfilling prophecy of decline post Brexit Fifty, Twenty, Ten, and Five pound notes. Chris Radburn/PA Wire The UK econo
Analysis: Good news could help to avoid self-fulfilling prophecy of decline post Brexit
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 minutes ago
Fifty, Twenty, Ten, and Five pound notes. Chris Radburn/PA Wire The UK economy picked up pace in the run-up to the Brexit vote thanks to the strongest... Read more
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asianage
Sensex adds to gains for 2nd day, Nifty hits 15 month highThe broader NSE Nifty perked up by 50.50 points to touch a fresh 15-month high
Sensex adds to gains for 2nd day, Nifty hits 15 month high
asianage / Posted 6 minutes ago
The broader NSE Nifty perked up by 50.50 points to touch a fresh 15-month high at 8,666.30. Mumbai: Stocks kept their winning run going for a second session as the BSE Sensex gained over 184 points to 28,208.62 -- a nearly one-year high -- on more... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Dow Chemical earnings rise amid merger talksDow's pending merger with rival Dupont remains on track after shareholder appro
Dow Chemical earnings rise amid merger talks
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 minutes ago
Dow's pending merger with rival Dupont remains on track after shareholder approval, company officials say. Midland-based Dow Chemical, one of Michigan's largest publicly traded companies seeking a historic merger with its chief rival, reported today... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Welcome rise in Inverclyde jobsUNEMPLOYMENT throughout Inverclyde has fallen from this time last year. The nu
Welcome rise in Inverclyde jobs
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 6 minutes ago
UNEMPLOYMENT throughout Inverclyde has fallen from this time last year. The number of people aged between 18 and over 60 claiming jobseeker’s allowance and universal credit last month fell seven per cent, with 1,480 people on the register. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
4.5 Trillion/ - Transacted in Mobile Finance ServicesTanzania is among few nations in Africa that have made exemplary strides in mob
4.5 Trillion/ - Transacted in Mobile Finance Services
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Tanzania is among few nations in Africa that have made exemplary strides in mobile financial services, currently with 4.5tri/- being transacted using mobiles phones each month. Briefing journalists yesterday during the fourth Annual Mobile360 Africa... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unending Row Over Planned 45 Percent Hike in Electricity Tariff 45 Per Cent Electricity Tariff HikeControversy is trailing the plans by the Distribution Companies (Discos) and th
Unending Row Over Planned 45 Percent Hike in Electricity Tariff 45 Per Cent Electricity Tariff Hike
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Controversy is trailing the plans by the Distribution Companies (Discos) and the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to increase electricity tariff by 45 per cent. Specifically, as the Discos and NERC are insisting on hiking electricity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AccessBank Plans Forum With AgentsAccessBank Tanzania plans to conduct another round of a constructive one-day wo
AccessBank Plans Forum With Agents
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
AccessBank Tanzania plans to conduct another round of a constructive one-day workshop for its progressive agents broadly known as "AccessBank WAKALA". The workshop which is expected to take place in Dar es Salaam will be open to all banks' retail... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Local Firm Demands 20 Billion/ - for Breach of AgreementA local company, Betam Communications Tanzania Limited (Betam Company), has sue
Local Firm Demands 20 Billion/ - for Breach of Agreement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
A local company, Betam Communications Tanzania Limited (Betam Company), has sued two Chinese companies demanding about 20bn/- for allegedly breach of agreement in the project involving National Information Communication Technology (ICT) Broadband... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sino-Tanzania Ties Acquire Strategic DepthDar es Salaam — China's appetite for overseas mineral and energy assets, especi
Sino-Tanzania Ties Acquire Strategic Depth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Dar es Salaam — China's appetite for overseas mineral and energy assets, especially in resource-rich Tanzania and other African countries, is widely recounted, given the east Asian country's need to further boost its rapid growth path and support its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt, Transporters Valued Added Tax Debate Rages OnDar es Salaam — The debate on valued added tax (VAT) on auxiliary services is s
Govt, Transporters Valued Added Tax Debate Rages On
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Dar es Salaam — The debate on valued added tax (VAT) on auxiliary services is still raging on as transporters now doubt the credibility of data produced by Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) on port charges. While TRA maintains that a drop in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economic Partnership Agreement Has Never Made Much Sense for TanzaniaThe EPA issue has once again re-emerged when Tanzania informed EAC Members and
Economic Partnership Agreement Has Never Made Much Sense for Tanzania
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
The EPA issue has once again re-emerged when Tanzania informed EAC Members and the EU that it would not be able to sign the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between EU and the six EAC Member States in early July. The European Commission... Read more
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Weekly Times
Ford's 2Q profit falls on US, China salesFord Motor Co's net income fell 9 per cent to $US2.0 billion ($A2.67 billion) i
Ford's 2Q profit falls on US, China sales
Weekly Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
Ford Motor Co's net income fell 9 per cent to $US2.0 billion ($A2.67 billion) in the second quarter as the company struggled with flattening US sales and lower sales in China. The profit, of 52 cents per share, compared with a profit of 54 cents per... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
State Reclaims Milling PlantArusha — Ownership of facilities that belonged to the defunct state-run Nationa
State Reclaims Milling Plant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Arusha — Ownership of facilities that belonged to the defunct state-run National Milling Corporation (NMC) in Arusha previously running under the Monaban Company Limited, has been restored back to the government as the previous operator will remain... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NBC Launches Tax Payment FacilityThe National Bank of Commerce (NBC) has introduced a new tax banking product wh
NBC Launches Tax Payment Facility
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
The National Bank of Commerce (NBC) has introduced a new tax banking product which will enable payments of revenue through the bank. "Customers and non customers of the bank will be able to pay taxes at all our branches countrywide," the Acting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kigali Plazas Battle Low Occupancy - Who Will Save Developers?COPCOM Building in Gacuriro, Gisozi Sector in Gasabo District. Venturing into
Kigali Plazas Battle Low Occupancy - Who Will Save Developers?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
COPCOM Building in Gacuriro, Gisozi Sector in Gasabo District. Venturing into real estate may regress as the low uptake of Kigali commercial buildings keep stirring up fears among investors on making returns. The government has been encouraging... Read more
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Herald Sun
Ford's 2Q profit falls on US, China salesFord Motor Co's net income fell 9 per cent to $US2.0 billion ($A2.67 billion) i
Ford's 2Q profit falls on US, China sales
Herald Sun / Posted 7 minutes ago
Ford Motor Co's net income fell 9 per cent to $US2.0 billion ($A2.67 billion) in the second quarter as the company struggled with flattening US sales and lower sales in China. The profit, of 52 cents per share, compared with a profit of 54 cents per... Read more
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ORF Wien
340 Millionen Euro für private Kindergärten Durch die Causa „Alt-Wien“ stehen die Fördermittel für die Wiener Kinderbetre
340 Millionen Euro für private Kindergärten
ORF Wien / Posted 8 minutes ago
Durch die Causa „Alt-Wien“ stehen die Fördermittel für die Wiener Kinderbetreuung einmal mehr im Fokus. Die Stadt greift privaten Trägern ordentlich unter die Arme - allein 2015 erhielten sie rund 340... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Island View wants to rebuild a casino on state port propertyGULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - When Island View Casino Resort opens a new casino, it is
Island View wants to rebuild a casino on state port property
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 minutes ago
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - When Island View Casino Resort opens a new casino, it is expected to save millions under a new agreement with the state port for waterfront acreage south of U.S. Highway 90. Island View currently pays the port 5 percent on... Read more
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Reuters
Futures rise after Fed keeps rates unchangedTraders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York Cit
Futures rise after Fed keeps rates unchanged
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., July 27, 2016. U.S. stock index futures were higher on Thursday after the Federal Reserve decided to keep borrowing costs unchanged and painted an upbeat picture... Read more
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Reuters
Oracle buys NetSuite in $9.3 billion dealThe Oracle logo is seen on its campus in Redwood City, California June 15, 2015
Oracle buys NetSuite in $9.3 billion deal
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Oracle logo is seen on its campus in Redwood City, California June 15, 2015. Oracle Corp said it agreed to acquire NetSuite Inc, a cloud-based software services provider, in a deal valued at about $9.3 billion. Oracle's $109 per share offer is... Read more
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