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Hawaii News Now
Consumers, businesses hope new shipper will spur competitionThe entry of a third new shipping carrier in the Mainland to Hawaii market is s
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 minutes ago
The entry of a third new shipping carrier in the Mainland to Hawaii market is sparking expectations of lower freight costs and increased service for businesses and consumers. "It provides businesses in Hawaii and the public more choices, more... Read more
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express
Perfumes and cosmetics giant Coty expected to fall £95.2million into the red this week PERFUMES and cosmetics giant Coty, which owns Marc Jacobs, is tipped to slide
express / Posted 6 minutes ago
PERFUMES and cosmetics giant Coty, which owns Marc Jacobs, is tipped to slide $122.8million (£95.2million) into the red this week, when it unveils its full-year... Read more
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EuroNews
China to strengthen oversight of 'regulatory arbitrage' - central bankerBEIJING (Reuters) – China will strengthen oversight of arbitrage that takes adv
EuroNews / Posted 7 minutes ago
BEIJING (Reuters) – China will strengthen oversight of arbitrage that takes advantage of uncoordinated regulations and increase penalties to try to prevent structural risks from getting out of control, a senior central banker said. Yin Yong, deputy... Read more
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The Star
Rahman Dahlan: Penang losing out due to ‘confrontational attitude’GEORGE TOWN: Penang is losing out as a financial, investment and industrial cen
The Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
GEORGE TOWN: Penang is losing out as a financial, investment and industrial centre due to the state government’s confrontational attitude towards the Federal Government, said Datuk Seri Abdul Rahman Dahlan (pix). “I travel all over and investors... Read more
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chroniclelive
Report backs customer in row with ScS - but will they take notice?a pensioner who took on furniture giants ScS has won the latest round of a long
chroniclelive / Posted 9 minutes ago
a pensioner who took on furniture giants ScS has won the latest round of a long-running battle against the retailer. But, as we reported earlier this year, he felt the complaint hit a brick wall because ScS are not in the furniture ombudsman... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trading in Inter Globe Finance to resume from tomorrow, says BSEThe shares of the company will be moved out of the graded surveillance measures
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
The shares of the company will be moved out of the graded surveillance measures (GSM) framework and will be available for trading with effect from August 21, the exchange said in a circular. It will be allowed to trade in a price band of five per... Read more
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Business Standard India
Finished steel exports surge 64% in July y-o-y, imports up 42%Finished steel export jumped by 64.2 per cent to 0.770 million tonne (mt) in Ju
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
Finished steel export jumped by 64.2 per cent to 0.770 million tonne (mt) in July compared to 0.469 mt in the same month last year, says a report. Import of finished steel also shot up by 42.2 per cent at 0.798 mt in July this year compared to 0.561... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Anglo American swims against the current in backing fuel cellsAnglo American is placing a contrarian bet on hydrogen fuel cell vehicles as it
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 minutes ago
Anglo American is placing a contrarian bet on hydrogen fuel cell vehicles as it tries to squeeze more profit from its platinum reserves, but risks being left behind as rival miners look to cash in on battery-powered cars. A push, particularly in... Read more
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Income Investors
WFC Stock: 3 Reasons to Own Wells Fargo & Co for the Next 50 Years iStock.com/jejimWells Fargo is a Top Dividend Stock Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:W
Income Investors / Posted 20 minutes ago
iStock.com/jejimWells Fargo is a Top Dividend Stock Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) stock had a good run in the beginning of this year. Most recently, though, the momentum seemed to... Read more
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BBC News
Hard Brexit 'offers £135bn annual boost' to economy - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
BBC News / Posted 20 minutes ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Hard Brexit 'offers £135bn annual boost' to... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Second RM1.6b Tenom dam soonTenom: Work on a hydro-electric dam with a capacity of 180 megawatts in Ulu Pad
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 22 minutes ago
Tenom: Work on a hydro-electric dam with a capacity of 180 megawatts in Ulu Padas is expected to begin early next year, said Minister of Energy, Green Technology and Water, Datuk Dr Maximus Ongkili. The RM1.6 billion project is in the final stages... Read more
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The Age
Anglo American swims against the current in backing fuel cellsAnglo American is placing a contrarian bet on hydrogen fuel cell vehicles as it
The Age / Posted 22 minutes ago
Anglo American is placing a contrarian bet on hydrogen fuel cell vehicles as it tries to squeeze more profit from its platinum reserves, but risks being left behind as rival miners look to cash in on battery-powered cars. A push, particularly in... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Kosan badly hit by uniform cutbackKota Kinabalu: Korperasi Serbaguna Sanya Berhad (Kosan) is diversifying its bus
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 22 minutes ago
Kota Kinabalu: Korperasi Serbaguna Sanya Berhad (Kosan) is diversifying its business in the bid to cushion impact of the fluctuating global economic that has hampered transformation of its Business Plan. Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Tawfiq Abu... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Powerball jackpot hits $650M after nobody wins Saturday drawingSorry, Powerball players: You're not half a billion dollars richer. >> 5 reaso
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 26 minutes ago
Sorry, Powerball players: You're not half a billion dollars richer. >> 5 reasons you don't want to win a Powerball jackpot ABC News reported that nobody won the massive $541.9 million jackpot in Saturday's drawing. The winning numbers were 17, 19,... Read more
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The Age
Bankruptcy fight over Oncor to test Warren Buffett's disciplineWarren Buffett takes pride in naming his price to buy a company, and not paying
The Age / Posted 26 minutes ago
Warren Buffett takes pride in naming his price to buy a company, and not paying a nickel more. But the largest US natural gas distribution utility, an unyielding hedge fund, and a Delaware bankruptcy judge now present one of the biggest challenges... Read more
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asianage
Infosys' performance, global cues to determine markets this weekNew Delhi: Global cues and developments at the crisis-hit Infosys will dictate
asianage / Posted 26 minutes ago
New Delhi: Global cues and developments at the crisis-hit Infosys will dictate market sentiment in a holiday-shortened week ahead, say experts. Markets will be closed on Friday for 'Ganesh Chaturthi'. Vishal Sikka's surprise resignation as Infosys... Read more
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asianage
PMLA rules: BSE seeks Aadhaar readiness report from membersNew Delhi: To ensure compliance with prevention of money laundering rules, lead
asianage / Posted 26 minutes ago
New Delhi: To ensure compliance with prevention of money laundering rules, leading exchange BSE has asked trading and clearing members to report preparedness for furnishing Aadhaar details of their clients by the year-end. In June, the government... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bankruptcy fight over Oncor to test Warren Buffett's disciplineWarren Buffett takes pride in naming his price to buy a company, and not paying
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 28 minutes ago
Warren Buffett takes pride in naming his price to buy a company, and not paying a nickel more. But the largest US natural gas distribution utility, an unyielding hedge fund, and a Delaware bankruptcy judge now present one of the biggest challenges... Read more
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Reuters
China to strengthen oversight of 'regulatory arbitrage': central bankerBEIJING (Reuters) - China will strengthen oversight of arbitrage that takes adv
Reuters / Posted 30 minutes ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will strengthen oversight of arbitrage that takes advantage of uncoordinated regulations and increase penalties to try to prevent structural risks from getting out of control, a senior central banker said. Yin Yong, deputy... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
DISD board approves new tax rateOn Tuesday night, Aug. 15, the Dayton Independent School District Board of Trus
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 42 minutes ago
On Tuesday night, Aug. 15, the Dayton Independent School District Board of Trustees received some good news from Associate Superintendent of Business Services Tami Pierce that they would be trimming money off the current tax rate. Pierce announced... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Powerball jackpot hits $650M after nobody wins Saturday drawingSorry, Powerball players: You're not half a billion dollars richer. >> 5 reaso
Dayton Daily News / Posted 43 minutes ago
Sorry, Powerball players: You're not half a billion dollars richer. >> 5 reasons you don't want to win a Powerball jackpot ABC News reported that nobody won the massive $541.9 million jackpot in Saturday's drawing. The winning numbers were 17, 19,... Read more
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Motley Fool
3 things every gold investor must know today Shares in ASX-listed gold miners have been killing it in 2017 which is a welc
Motley Fool / Posted 46 minutes ago
Shares in ASX-listed gold miners have been killing it in 2017 which is a welcome change after years of underperformance. However before jumping into gold mining shares today, here are three things that... Read more
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The Economic Times
Forex reserves may hit $400 bn by Sep: Morgan StanleyNEW DELHI: India's forex reserves are expected to hit USD 400 billion by Septem
The Economic Times / Posted 48 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: India's forex reserves are expected to hit USD 400 billion by September, driven by robust capital inflows and weak credit offtake, says a Morgan Stanley report. According to the global financial services major, Indian forex reserves are... Read more
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Daily Record
Regulator will continue to help run Wishaw & District Housing AssociationThe statutory appointment of a manager and five governing body members at Wisha
Daily Record / Posted 48 minutes ago
The statutory appointment of a manager and five governing body members at Wishaw and District Housing Association is to continue. Enforced changes were made at WDHA earlier this year with the Scottish Housing Regulator using their statutory powers... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bankruptcy fight over Oncor to test Warren Buffett's disciplineThe board of bankrupt Texas utility Energy Future Holdings will meet later on S
The Economic Times / Posted 48 minutes ago
The board of bankrupt Texas utility Energy Future Holdings will meet later on Sunday to decide whether to sell its crown jewel, power transmission company Oncor, to Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc or accept an opposing bid from Sempra Energy, a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Finished steel export surges 64 pc in Jul, import too picks upNEW DELHI: Finished steel export jumped by 64.2 per cent to 0.770 million tonne
The Economic Times / Posted 49 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Finished steel export jumped by 64.2 per cent to 0.770 million tonne (mt) in July compared to 0.469 mt in the same month last year, says a report. Import of finished steel also shot up by 42.2 per cent at 0.798 mt in July this year... Read more
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The Economic Times
McDonald's likely to challenge NCLT order on Vikram BakshiNEW DELHI: US fast food chain McDonald's is likely to move NCLAT this week agai
The Economic Times / Posted 49 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: US fast food chain McDonald's is likely to move NCLAT this week against a National Company Law Tribunal's (NCLT) order that reinstated Vikram Bakshi as Managing Director of its Indian joint venture Connaught Plaza Restaurants Pvt Ltd... Read more
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The Manila Times
Q2 growth showed PH economy far from overheating–BSPTHE Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said the 6.5 percent Philippine gross dom
The Manila Times / Posted 50 minutes ago
THE Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said the 6.5 percent Philippine gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the second quarter of the year was proof that the economy was far from overheating. Last week, the government reported that Philippine... Read more
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The Manila Times
PH can tap $25.6M in loans, non-lending aid from ADB, says finance deptTHE Department of Finance (DoF) over the weekend said the Philippine government
The Manila Times / Posted 50 minutes ago
THE Department of Finance (DoF) over the weekend said the Philippine government could tap a total of $25.6 million worth of loans and non-lending programs from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to help fund its accelerated spending on infrastructure... Read more
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Profit Confidential
A Powerful Move in Organigram Stock is Brewing http://www.profitconfidential.com/stock/organigram-stock/powerful-move-organi
Profit Confidential / Posted 51 minutes ago
http://www.profitconfidential.com/stock/organigram-stock/powerful-move-organigram-stock-brewing/ Patrick Brik CFA, BAS Profit Confidential... Read more
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