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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Asian stocks up for second day on US growthHONG KONG - Tokyo shares led Asian stock markets higher on Friday after a surpr
Asian stocks up for second day on US growth
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted moments ago
HONG KONG - Tokyo shares led Asian stock markets higher on Friday after a surprising US economic growth report buoyed investors following a prolonged rout driven by concerns over China's economy. Concerns in the recent stock market panic focused on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
U.K. retailer Primark to make leap to U.S.Fast-fashion mainstays Forever 21, H&M and Zara will soon be facing fresh compe
U.K. retailer Primark to make leap to U.S.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 minutes ago
Fast-fashion mainstays Forever 21, H&M and Zara will soon be facing fresh competition from a retailer famous for $3.50 T-shirts, $10 jeans and $5 ballet flats. Primark — which was founded in Ireland and is owned by a British company — plans to make... Read more
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The Courier
Plenty of bargains for savvy investorsShare bargains are there for the taking among the big, good quality Australian-
Plenty of bargains for savvy investors
The Courier / Posted 3 minutes ago
Share bargains are there for the taking among the big, good quality Australian-listed companies, analysts say. Analysts say share bargains are there for the taking among the big, good quality Australian-listed companies. Top picks for bargain... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Tartan special helps McAllister enjoy his senior serviceCommenting & Moderation We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a
Tartan special helps McAllister enjoy his senior service
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 minutes ago
Commenting & Moderation We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Online auction beats guide price for prime Birkenhead propertyPrime investment property has been snapped up in Birkenhead, selling for £10,00
Online auction beats guide price for prime Birkenhead property
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 minutes ago
Prime investment property has been snapped up in Birkenhead, selling for £10,000 above the guide price, in the latest online auction by John Pye Property Auctions. The centrally-located unit sold for £235,000, includes three floors with established... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Shortage of 'big shed' warehouse space across the North West is driving up rentsAn “acute” shortage of big shed warehouse space is driving up industrial rents
Shortage of 'big shed' warehouse space across the North West is driving up rents
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 minutes ago
An “acute” shortage of big shed warehouse space is driving up industrial rents across the North West, new research shows. The study by Colliers International reveals prime and secondary industrial rents for large and small sheds in the North West of... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool market is a star performer for recruitment group HaysLiverpool was the stand-out success across the North West region for global rec
Liverpool market is a star performer for recruitment group Hays
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 minutes ago
Liverpool was the stand-out success across the North West region for global recruitment specialist Hays, it revealed. Announcing results for the year to June 30, it said net fee growth in the city hit 20%, beating Manchester, and the North West as a... Read more
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The Evening Sun
US group urges China to open insurance, securities marketsBEIJING (AP) — An American business group urged China on Friday to allow more a
US group urges China to open insurance, securities markets
The Evening Sun / Posted 5 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) — An American business group urged China on Friday to allow more access to its insurance and other service industries, saying foreign skills could help develop its volatile stock markets and cope with disasters like the recent chemical... Read more
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TheBull
Cash Converters makes $22m lossA $23 million law suit settlement and a massive UK restructure have plunged Cas
Cash Converters makes $22m loss
TheBull / Posted 5 minutes ago
A $23 million law suit settlement and a massive UK restructure have plunged Cash Converters to a $21.7 million annual loss. The lender and second hand goods retailer in June settled a class action taken by NSW borrowers who claimed they were slugged... Read more
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TheBull
Slater & Gordon defends Quindell purchaseLaw firm Slater & Gordon has defended its controversial Quindell acquisition in
Slater & Gordon defends Quindell purchase
TheBull / Posted 5 minutes ago
Law firm Slater & Gordon has defended its controversial Quindell acquisition in the UK as it unveiled a number of changes to appease the corporate regulator. The company - the world's first publicly listed law firm - has come under heavily scrutiny... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
State program helps Muscogee homeowners maintain mortgagesForeclosure rates in Muscogee County are higher than other counties across the
State program helps Muscogee homeowners maintain mortgages
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 5 minutes ago
Foreclosure rates in Muscogee County are higher than other counties across the state of Georgia. A free federally funded program in the state gives homeowners some relief so they can keep their homes, and they want more people to take advantage of... Read more
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Gisborne Herald
Driver behind proposals is strong desire to limit rates takeThe consultation document for the transfer of the district’s municipal building
Driver behind proposals is strong desire to limit rates take
Gisborne Herald / Posted 7 minutes ago
The consultation document for the transfer of the district’s municipal buildings in Fitzherbert Street to council-controlled Gisborne Holdings Ltd makes clear this is also a first step towards GHL taking on other commercial operations for the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Dekalb County economic development officials say businesses, jobs to come with new enterprise zone designationThe Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Development announced earlier
Dekalb County economic development officials say businesses, jobs to come with new enterprise zone designation
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Development announced earlier this month that the county was one of 49 in the state to get what officials here consider an economic tool for attracting more businesses to the area. “Our goal is to... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Mifflin County Commissioners set agendaAmong the items which will be before Commissioners is a resolution authorizing
Mifflin County Commissioners set agenda
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 9 minutes ago
Among the items which will be before Commissioners is a resolution authorizing the receipt of 911 subscriber and consumer fees for local use. Public Safety Director Phil Lucas noted the resolution is needed in light of recent changes to legislation... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Boat access project at a standstillPostal presented the commission with a list of current projects MCIDC is workin
Boat access project at a standstill
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 9 minutes ago
Postal presented the commission with a list of current projects MCIDC is working on, which include the Mifflin County Industrial Park, Mann Edge, and new development clusters and projects within the Juniata Business and Industry park. Postal said a... Read more
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York Daily Record
US group urges China to open insurance, securities marketsBEIJING (AP) — An American business group has urged to China to allow more acce
US group urges China to open insurance, securities markets
York Daily Record / Posted 10 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) — An American business group has urged to China to allow more access to its insurance and other service industries, saying foreign skills could help develop its volatile stock markets and cope with disasters like the recent chemical... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Cash Converters notches up $21m lossPawn broker Cash Converters has swung from profit to a more than $20 million fu
Cash Converters notches up $21m loss
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 minutes ago
Pawn broker Cash Converters has swung from profit to a more than $20 million full year loss. The $21.7 million FY15 loss compares to a $24.2 million net profit for the previous 12 months. During the past financial year, Cash Converters agreed to... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Profit continues to fall for RexFalling passenger numbers due to a downturn in the mining sector has caused a 1
Profit continues to fall for Rex
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 minutes ago
Falling passenger numbers due to a downturn in the mining sector has caused a 14 per cent profit fall for airline Regional Express. Passenger numbers in the year to June were down 0.8 per cent from the previous year, even though the company added... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
Profit continues to fall for RexFalling passenger numbers due to a downturn in the mining sector has caused a 1
Profit continues to fall for Rex
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 10 minutes ago
Falling passenger numbers due to a downturn in the mining sector has caused a 14 per cent profit fall for airline Regional Express. Passenger numbers in the year to June were down 0.8 per cent from the previous year, even though the company added... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Slater & Gordon shares soarShares in law firm Slater and Gordon have surged after the company's full year
Slater & Gordon shares soar
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 minutes ago
Shares in law firm Slater and Gordon have surged after the company's full year profit beat expectations. The company - the world's first publicly listed law firm - made a net profit of $82.3 million in 2014/15, up 5.6 per cent from a year... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
Cash Converters notches up $21m lossPawn broker Cash Converters has swung from profit to a more than $20 million fu
Cash Converters notches up $21m loss
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 10 minutes ago
Pawn broker Cash Converters has swung from profit to a more than $20 million full year loss. The $21.7 million FY15 loss compares to a $24.2 million net profit for the previous 12 months. During the past financial year, Cash Converters agreed to... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US group urges China to open insurance, securities marketsBEIJING (AP) - An American business group urged China on Friday to allow more a
US group urges China to open insurance, securities markets
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 12 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - An American business group urged China on Friday to allow more access to its insurance and other service industries, saying foreign skills could help develop its volatile stock markets and cope with disasters like the recent chemical... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Council sees before-and-after of Brodart neighborhoodKim Wheeler, deputy director of the Lycoming County Department of Planning and
Council sees before-and-after of Brodart neighborhood
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 12 minutes ago
Kim Wheeler, deputy director of the Lycoming County Department of Planning and Community Development, and others briefed council on the two years of efforts by those involved in the Brodart Neighborhood Improvement Project. Mary Rucinski, of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
FULL TEXT: Transcript of oral arguments on Philippines vs China arbitration caseMANILA, Philippines - The Arbitral Tribunal of the Permanent Court of Arbitrati
FULL TEXT: Transcript of oral arguments on Philippines vs China arbitration case
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Arbitral Tribunal of the Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague, Netherlands released the full transcript of the oral hearings on the territorial disputes in the West Philippine Sea as requested by the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PNoy meets with Thai prime minister in MalacañangMANILA, Philippines - President Benigno Aquino III is holding a bilateral meeti
PNoy meets with Thai prime minister in Malacañang
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - President Benigno Aquino III is holding a bilateral meeting today with visiting Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha. Prayut and his wife, Naraporn Chan-o-Cha, arrived in Manila last night for a two-day official visit upon... Read more
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Brisbane Business News
G8 BOWS TO PRESSURE AS AFFINITY BATTLE GETS UGLYCashed-up predator G8 Education (ASX:GEM) has acted quickly to the latest press
G8 BOWS TO PRESSURE AS AFFINITY BATTLE GETS UGLY
Brisbane Business News / Posted 16 minutes ago
Cashed-up predator G8 Education (ASX:GEM) has acted quickly to the latest pressure tactic by agreeing to freeze acceptances from three Affinity shareholders who are said to have links with G8. Affinity this week approached the Takeovers Panel... Read more
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The Hindu
Only a few pubs serve beyond 11.30 p.m. in BengaluruMost owners and managers say revenue does not justify extended working hours T
Only a few pubs serve beyond 11.30 p.m. in Bengaluru
The Hindu / Posted 17 minutes ago
Most owners and managers say revenue does not justify extended working hours The youth may have raised a toast after the deadline for nightlife was extended till 1 a.m., but a majority of pubs and bars in the city seems to have not joined the party... Read more
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The Hindu
Study: highest inequality is in access to health services in BengaluruConclusion based on data collected from 468 households The gulf between the we
Study: highest inequality is in access to health services in Bengaluru
The Hindu / Posted 17 minutes ago
Conclusion based on data collected from 468 households The gulf between the well-heeled and the deprived seems to be the highest when it comes to access to health facilities in the city. Surprisingly, most people in the city seem to be satisfied by... Read more
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The Hindu
Sensex climbs 350 pts as September series begin on positive noteThe benchmark BSE Sensex rallied over 350 points to 26,582.13 in early trade on
Sensex climbs 350 pts as September series begin on positive note
The Hindu / Posted 17 minutes ago
The benchmark BSE Sensex rallied over 350 points to 26,582.13 in early trade on Friday on continued buying by investors as the September series in the derivatives segment began on a strong note. The Nifty of National of Stock Exchange regained the... Read more
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The Hindu
Flower prices skyrocket in BengaluruAhead of Varamahalakshmi Vrata and Onam, prices of all varieties of flowers sky
Flower prices skyrocket in Bengaluru
The Hindu / Posted 17 minutes ago
Ahead of Varamahalakshmi Vrata and Onam, prices of all varieties of flowers skyrocketed It isn’t just flowers and fruits that are flaunting a hefty price tag. The rituals behind Varamahalakshmi vrata involve silver figurines of Lakshmi on a... Read more
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