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New Zimbabwe
No agreement in Yuan use yet, central bankTHE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe is still negotiating with its Chinese counterpart
No agreement in Yuan use yet, central bank
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe is still negotiating with its Chinese counterpart for a deal for the southern African country without its own currency to settle payments using the Chinese yuan as an alternative to the American greenback. Central Bank... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
RBZ to 'snoop' into people's accountsTHE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has moved to stop the illegal transfer of mo
RBZ to 'snoop' into people's accounts
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has moved to stop the illegal transfer of money out of the cash-strapped country and has put in place new measures to monitor accounts of individuals and businesses. Presenting the Monetary Policy Statement in the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US consumer borrowing accelerated in DecemberWASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. consumers in December increased their borrowing at the f
US consumer borrowing accelerated in December
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. consumers in December increased their borrowing at the fastest pace in three months. The result suggests that consumer spending should remain strong in the coming months. Borrowing expanded $21.3 billion in December, the... Read more
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Sun Star
New year, new fare: P6.50THE new P6.50 minimum jeepney fare will take effect on Monday, Feb. 8, the Land
New year, new fare: P6.50
Sun Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
THE new P6.50 minimum jeepney fare will take effect on Monday, Feb. 8, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) yesterday said. LTFRB 7 Director Reynaldo Elnar said that the agency received the official order reducing Cebu’s... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Stamford co. executive charged with insider tradingThe FBI arrested an executive of Harman International Industries Friday and cha
Stamford co. executive charged with insider trading
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 minutes ago
The FBI arrested an executive of Harman International Industries Friday and charged him with insider trading of the Stamford-based company’s stock, with the Department of Justice pursuing a criminal complaint in tandem with civil charges filed by the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Cleveland Rising: Lakefront development beginsWhen Cleveland Northcoast Harbor developer, Cumberland Development came calling
Cleveland Rising: Lakefront development begins
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 6 minutes ago
When Cleveland Northcoast Harbor developer, Cumberland Development came calling, Hirt said it would be a great fit. It's a synergy for the first phase of lakefront development that screams "See the Possible." "From where we're standing right now,... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mississippi incentives for $1.45B tire plant could top $650MCLINTON, Miss. (AP) - An Associated Press analysis finds that the package of st
Mississippi incentives for $1.45B tire plant could top $650M
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 7 minutes ago
CLINTON, Miss. (AP) - An Associated Press analysis finds that the package of state aid and tax abatements to attract a $1.45 billion, 2,500-job Continental AG tire plant to Hinds County is worth approximately $650 million, and probably more. The... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
The Salvation Army honors donors, volunteers for Christmas campaign in SpringfieldThe Salvation Army thanked hundreds of volunteers on Friday for ringing bells a
The Salvation Army honors donors, volunteers for Christmas campaign in Springfield
KY3 Springfield / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Salvation Army thanked hundreds of volunteers on Friday for ringing bells and donating money, goods, and time during the Christmas season. Its annual Tree of Lights campaign raises money for The Salvation Army's programs during the entire... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lawmakers nix bill linking tax breaks to Boeing jobsSEATTLE: Washington state lawmakers voted down a bill on Friday that would have
Lawmakers nix bill linking tax breaks to Boeing jobs
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
SEATTLE: Washington state lawmakers voted down a bill on Friday that would have linked billions of dollars in state tax breaks to Boeing Co employment levels. The 7-8 vote in the House Finance committee means the measure will not advance to a floor... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Good Shepherd Center gets $1 million for proposed housing complexGood Shepherd Center has received $1 million from the State Employees Credit Un
Good Shepherd Center gets $1 million for proposed housing complex
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 minutes ago
Good Shepherd Center has received $1 million from the State Employees Credit Union (SECU) Foundation, officials of the charity announced Friday. The money will be put toward the construction of Lakeside Reserve, a 40-unit affordable housing complex... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China's 3 Trillion Dollar MistakeSubmitted by Eugen Bohm-Bawerk via Bawerk.net, When looking at the current sta
China's 3 Trillion Dollar Mistake
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 minutes ago
Submitted by Eugen Bohm-Bawerk via Bawerk.net, When looking at the current state of the Chinese economy it is important to note what happened leading up the ongoing predicament. By managing the USD/CNY exchange rate the Chinese factory worker was... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Argentina offers US creditors US$6.5 billion payment on defaulted debtNEW YORK/BUENOS AIRES: Argentina made a formal debt payment offer to U.S. credi
Argentina offers US creditors US$6.5 billion payment on defaulted debt
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
NEW YORK/BUENOS AIRES: Argentina made a formal debt payment offer to U.S. creditors who hold its defaulted bonds on Friday, seeking to end a more than decade-long legal battle that transformed the South American country into a financial markets... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dollar up as US jobs data leaves Fed rate hike in playNEW YORK: The dollar climbed against the euro on Friday (Feb 5) after a US jobs
Dollar up as US jobs data leaves Fed rate hike in play
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
NEW YORK: The dollar climbed against the euro on Friday (Feb 5) after a US jobs report showed that unemployment ticked lower and wage growth rose, supporting the Federal Reserve's plan to raise interest rates. The keenly awaited January jobs report,... Read more
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Fortune
Alibaba Is Paying its Employees an Outrageous AmountFor months, skeptical investors have been questioning the veracity of Alibaba’s
Alibaba Is Paying its Employees an Outrageous Amount
Fortune / Posted 11 minutes ago
For months, skeptical investors have been questioning the veracity of Alibaba’s financial reports, essentially alleging that the numbers seem too good to be true, and even accusing the Chinese e-commerce giant of being a fraud. Much of their... Read more
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Fortune
Here's Why the NYT Is Still Looking to Cut Costs, Even Though It Turned a ProfitSo the good news is that the New York Times turned a profit in its most recent
Here's Why the NYT Is Still Looking to Cut Costs, Even Though It Turned a Profit
Fortune / Posted 12 minutes ago
So the good news is that the New York Times turned a profit in its most recent quarter. Not a huge one, mind you, but in the current media environment simply being profitable is an achievement. The bad news? The paper’s executive editor announced a... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Oregon-Based SeaPort Airlines Files for BankruptcyPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Oregon-based SeaPort Airlines has filed for Chapter 11 ba
Oregon-Based SeaPort Airlines Files for Bankruptcy
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 13 minutes ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Oregon-based SeaPort Airlines has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection but the company says daily operations will not be interrupted. The commuter airline said Friday it expects to continue to operate its current schedule... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Cabela's inSIDNEY, NE. -- Cabela's Corporate is currently orchestrating a nation-wide sear
Cabela's in
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 13 minutes ago
SIDNEY, NE. -- Cabela's Corporate is currently orchestrating a nation-wide search for new cities to expand to. When asked if they would be moving south along Interstate 5 to Medford, Cabela's Corporate Communications Specialist, Nathan Borowski, said... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Production begins at new Dundas breweryCustom Direct Windows & Doors Ltd ., located in Stoney Creek, knows that increa
Production begins at new Dundas brewery
Dundas Star News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Custom Direct Windows & Doors Ltd ., located in Stoney Creek, knows that increasing the value of... Stoney Creek Dental Group is located in Stoney Creek, Ontario, and provides friendly and... Willow Salon , known for its personalized service and... Read more
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Philly.com
Bucks lawyer convicted of insider tradingA Bucks County lawyer was convicted Friday in federal court of insider trading
Bucks lawyer convicted of insider trading
Philly.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
A Bucks County lawyer was convicted Friday in federal court of insider trading that netted him more than $75,000 in profit on an insurance-company merger, prosecutors said. Herbert Sudfield, 64, of Doylestown, was working for a law firm that... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Mild winter, weak Canadian dollar pinch South Florida tourismA milder winter up north and currency problems in Canada and Brazil could chip
Mild winter, weak Canadian dollar pinch South Florida tourism
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 minutes ago
A milder winter up north and currency problems in Canada and Brazil could chip away at tourism in South Florida this year. Already, some restaurants and hotels have noticed fewer Canadians coming through their doors, and the migration of snowbirds... Read more
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The Star
Year of challenges and uncertaintyJoey Yap: The volatility from last year is set to continue and may even increas
Year of challenges and uncertainty
The Star / Posted 15 minutes ago
Joey Yap: The volatility from last year is set to continue and may even increase, which is good for trading activities THE energies of the Year of the Fire Monkey started going bananas at 5.48pm on Feb 4, replacing the volatile exuberance of the... Read more
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The Star
Digi declares dividend amounting to RM381milThis is despite the telco’s net profit falling 32% to RM382mil PETALING JAYA:
Digi declares dividend amounting to RM381mil
The Star / Posted 15 minutes ago
This is despite the telco’s net profit falling 32% to RM382mil PETALING JAYA: Digi.com Bhd has declared a fourth and final dividend amounting to RM381mil or 100% payout ratio to shareholders, despite its subdued earnings in the last quarter of... Read more
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The Star
Sarawak wants delay on biogas plant ruleThe Plantation Industries and Commodities Ministry will consider a request by t
Sarawak wants delay on biogas plant rule
The Star / Posted 16 minutes ago
The Plantation Industries and Commodities Ministry will consider a request by the Sarawak Oil Palm Plantation Owners Association (SOPPOA) to defer the mandatory implementation of biogas capture facilities by palm oil mills in the state. “The... Read more
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The Star
Shell sale reflects market realityIs the divestment of its stake in Malaysian asset reflective of market conditio
Shell sale reflects market reality
The Star / Posted 16 minutes ago
Is the divestment of its stake in Malaysian asset reflective of market conditions? OIL refining is a tough business - expensive to run with a thin profit margin. While the current downtrend of crude oil prices has benefited the sector, which can... Read more
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The Star
Levy woesAN economy undergoing transformation in challenging times will always feel the
Levy woes
The Star / Posted 16 minutes ago
AN economy undergoing transformation in challenging times will always feel the pain. That is why policymakers prefer to make changes that are gradual so any impact will be more bearable. In the case of Malaysia, the announcement to hike the foreign... Read more
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The Star
MBSB’s future back in focus after latest setbackTHE future of Malaysia Building Society Bhd (MBSB) has again come into focus fo
MBSB’s future back in focus after latest setback
The Star / Posted 16 minutes ago
THE future of Malaysia Building Society Bhd (MBSB) has again come into focus following two aborted merger attempts in a short span of time. But MBSB president and chief executive officer Datuk Ahmad Zaini Othman says that it would not have been a... Read more
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The Star
Ekuinas-Sapura Resources tie-up?Poser over how both companies would use their property and education assets Sp
Ekuinas-Sapura Resources tie-up?
The Star / Posted 16 minutes ago
Poser over how both companies would use their property and education assets Speculation is growing that government-owned private equity (PE) firm Ekuiti Nasional Bhd (Ekuinas) could pursue a transaction with Sapura Resources Bhd (SapRes) that would... Read more
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The Star
Call to end palm oil price warNo-win situation for Indonesia and Malaysia in a prolonged battle THE palm oil
Call to end palm oil price war
The Star / Posted 16 minutes ago
No-win situation for Indonesia and Malaysia in a prolonged battle THE palm oil price war between Indonesia and Malaysia – the world’s two largest producers – needs to be resolved fast as it is a no-win situation for both countries if... Read more
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The Age
Whisky funding scheme run by bankrupt Keith Batt, who owes $16 millionNant Whisky's website features bucolic scenes of the heritage distillery in "my
Whisky funding scheme run by bankrupt Keith Batt, who owes $16 million
The Age / Posted 16 minutes ago
Nant Whisky's website features bucolic scenes of the heritage distillery in "mystical" central Tasmania and attractive photos of the company's tasting bars in Hobart, Brisbane and Melbourne. Former Test cricketer Matthew Hayden stands among the... Read more
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The Star
RM800,000 donated to charities for CNYKUALA LUMPUR: Over 80 organisations across Peninsular Malaysia will get a total
RM800,000 donated to charities for CNY
The Star / Posted 16 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Over 80 organisations across Peninsular Malaysia will get a total of RM800,000 from Da Ma Cai for the Year of the Fire Monkey. Persatuan Pemulihan Orang-Orang Cacat Selangor & Wilayah Persekutuan (PPOC) was chosen as the venue for the... Read more
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