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Business Standard India
Raising interest rates with zero inflation is a hard sellAmericans and Britons bracing for their first interest rate rises in almost a d
Raising interest rates with zero inflation is a hard sell
Business Standard India / Posted moments ago
Americans and Britons bracing for their first interest rate rises in almost a decade are puzzled: why are rates about to go up when there's no inflation? Both the Federal Reserve and Bank of England are proclaiming that they are on the cusp of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Looking forward to PM Modi's US visit: BiswalThere is 'excitement' in Silicon Valley over the potential of a technology part
Looking forward to PM Modi's US visit: Biswal
Business Standard India / Posted moments ago
There is 'excitement' in Silicon Valley over the potential of a technology partnership between the two nations during his trip, added the diplomatThe US is very much looking forward to Prime Minister... Read more
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Business Standard India
Urban Tree to raise Rs 50 crore to fund affordable housing projectChennai-based real estate company Urban Tree Infrastructures is in talks with P
Urban Tree to raise Rs 50 crore to fund affordable housing project
Business Standard India / Posted moments ago
Chennai-based real estate company Urban Tree Infrastructures is in talks with PEs including Motilal Oswal, JM Financial and others to raise around Rs 50 crore. Abhishek Mehta, director, Urban Tree confirmed that the company is talking to investors... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Gorgeous gems: Know more about 'cultured diamonds'Diamonds are a girl's best friend, indeed, and if you want to invest in one but
Gorgeous gems: Know more about 'cultured diamonds'
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted moments ago
Diamonds are a girl's best friend, indeed, and if you want to invest in one but find the prices of these mined gems just a little too steep, or you're just not a fan of the harsh mining practices used to source the diamonds, why not get your hands on... Read more
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Business Standard India
NSE teams up with DEA for conducting awareness programmesNational Stock Exchange (NSE) has tied up with the National Savings Institute (
NSE teams up with DEA for conducting awareness programmes
Business Standard India / Posted moments ago
National Stock Exchange (NSE) has tied up with the National Savings Institute (NSI) of the Department of Economic Affairs for conducting awareness programmes to aid in the distribution of the National Savings Schemes (NSS). The distributors of NSS... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Online hiring activities in Philippines still downMANILA - The country's online hiring activities is still declining due to weak
Online hiring activities in Philippines still down
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted a minute ago
MANILA - The country's online hiring activities is still declining due to weak foreign direct investments, according to global jobs site Monster.com. In its latest Monster Employment Index (MEI) Philippines, Monster said online hiring in the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Papua New Guinea, hurt by commodities drop, on brink of Greek-style crisisAustralia's nearest neighbour could be on the brink of a Greek-style fiscal cri
Papua New Guinea, hurt by commodities drop, on brink of Greek-style crisis
Kiama Independent / Posted a minute ago
Australia's nearest neighbour could be on the brink of a Greek-style fiscal crisis following one of the most spectacular budget blow-outs in regional history. Australia's nearest neighbour could be on the brink of a Greek-style fiscal crisis... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russia's Vimpelcom, Hong Kong's Hutchison Join Forces for Italian Mobile DealLONDON/MILAN — Russia's Vimpelcom and Hong Kong's Hutchison Whampoa are close t
Russia's Vimpelcom, Hong Kong's Hutchison Join Forces for Italian Mobile Deal
The Moscow Times / Posted a minute ago
LONDON/MILAN — Russia's Vimpelcom and Hong Kong's Hutchison Whampoa are close to a deal to merge their Italian mobile phone businesses, sources close to the deal said. A deal would help end a long and costly price war among local mobile operators in... Read more
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Manning River Times
Papua New Guinea, hurt by commodities drop, on brink of Greek-style crisisAustralia's nearest neighbour could be on the brink of a Greek-style fiscal cri
Papua New Guinea, hurt by commodities drop, on brink of Greek-style crisis
Manning River Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
Australia's nearest neighbour could be on the brink of a Greek-style fiscal crisis following one of the most spectacular budget blow-outs in regional history. Australia's nearest neighbour could be on the brink of a Greek-style fiscal crisis... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Seventy-nine houses given green light as part of Runcorn estate 'masterplan'Builders have been given the go-ahead to build 79 houses on land including a pa
Seventy-nine houses given green light as part of Runcorn estate 'masterplan'
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 minutes ago
Builders have been given the go-ahead to build 79 houses on land including a patch of park in Runcorn. Halton Borough Council development control committee’s decision on Monday night means that Keepmoat can start work on installing a mix of two and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Inspector general questions Chicago wellness programCHICAGO -- Chicago's inspector general says the city needs to take a close look
Inspector general questions Chicago wellness program
Daily Herald / Posted 4 minutes ago
CHICAGO -- Chicago's inspector general says the city needs to take a close look at whether its employee wellness program is worthwhile. Inspector General Joseph Ferguson issued an advisory Tuesday about the city's contract with American Healthways... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Papua New Guinea, hurt by commodities drop, on brink of Greek-style crisisAustralia's nearest neighbour could be on the brink of a Greek-style fiscal cri
Papua New Guinea, hurt by commodities drop, on brink of Greek-style crisis
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 minutes ago
Australia's nearest neighbour could be on the brink of a Greek-style fiscal crisis following one of the most spectacular budget blow-outs in regional history. Australia's nearest neighbour could be on the brink of a Greek-style fiscal crisis... Read more
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Contractor UK
The Summer Budget squeezes contractors may have missedIt seems now like it was too many moons ago to count, but last month’s Summer B
The Summer Budget squeezes contractors may have missed
Contractor UK / Posted 4 minutes ago
It seems now like it was too many moons ago to count, but last month’s Summer Budget has potentially adverse changes on the horizon for contractors’ personal finances, owing to how they may operate as a consumer or investor, writes Tony Harris of IFA... Read more
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New Kerala
Sensex and Nifty maintain upward trend as metal, IT, FMCG stocks soar The 30-share Sensex of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the National Stock
Sensex and Nifty maintain upward trend as metal, IT, FMCG stocks soar
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
The 30-share Sensex of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the National Stock Exchange (Nifty) were maintaining a positive upward outlook on Wednesday morning, with metals, IT,... Read more
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New Kerala
Women's safety undermining measures to boost tourism: Oberoi Hospitality major EIH Ltd. executive chairman P.R.S. Oberoi on Wednesday said
Women's safety undermining measures to boost tourism: Oberoi
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
Hospitality major EIH Ltd. executive chairman P.R.S. Oberoi on Wednesday said the incidents affecting the safety of women have undermined positive measures undertaken by the government to... Read more
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New Kerala
ASSOCHAM to host FMCG summit in Delhi tomorrow The Associated Chambers of Commerce of India (ASSOCHAM), one of the oldest, l
ASSOCHAM to host FMCG summit in Delhi tomorrow
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Associated Chambers of Commerce of India (ASSOCHAM), one of the oldest, largest and leading apex chambers of commerce and industry of India, will host a summit on fast moving consumer goods here on... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch railways in secret talks to sell Qbuzz to the French: TelegraafIn return, NS wants shares in the Thalys high speed train company which is domi
Dutch railways in secret talks to sell Qbuzz to the French: Telegraaf
DutchNews.nl / Posted 6 minutes ago
In return, NS wants shares in the Thalys high speed train company which is dominated by the SNCF, the paper says. Experts quoted by the Telegraaf say they do not understand why the NS does not abandon Qbuzz altogether and invest the money instead in... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Indonesia AirAsia plans bond sale to keep operating permit Published: 5 August 2015 4:09 PM AirAsia Bhd’s Indonesian unit plans to sell
Indonesia AirAsia plans bond sale to keep operating permit
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 minutes ago
Published: 5 August 2015 4:09 PM AirAsia Bhd’s Indonesian unit plans to sell perpetual bonds to bolster its equity position by end-September to avoid having its operating license... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
MACC chief is away on leave, says report Published: 5 August 2015 3:38 PM Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission chief
MACC chief is away on leave, says report
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 minutes ago
Published: 5 August 2015 3:38 PM Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission chief Tan Sri Abu Kassim Mohamed (pic) is reported only leave despite having been named part of the special task force investigating the... Read more
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metro
Bubble nails take nail art to a whole new level of crazy You thought you’d seen it all when it came to nail art. You hadn’t. Although
Bubble nails take nail art to a whole new level of crazy
metro / Posted 9 minutes ago
You thought you’d seen it all when it came to nail art. You hadn’t. Although ‘bubble nails’, also known as ‘hump nails’ have actually been around since 2009, the trend appears to have... Read more
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iol.co.za
SocGen posts highest profit since 2007REUTERSThe logo of French bank Societe Generale is seen at the entrance of its
SocGen posts highest profit since 2007
iol.co.za / Posted 9 minutes ago
REUTERSThe logo of French bank Societe Generale is seen at the entrance of its headquarters in La Defense, near Paris. File picture: Benoit Tessier Paris - Societe Generale SA, France’s second-largest bank by market value, reported the highest... Read more
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iol.co.za
Disney falls as revenue missesREUTERSThe Walt Disney Company's CEO, Robert Iger. File picture: Gary Cameron
Disney falls as revenue misses
iol.co.za / Posted 9 minutes ago
REUTERSThe Walt Disney Company's CEO, Robert Iger. File picture: Gary Cameron Los Angeles - The Walt Disney Company fell in extended trading after posting third-quarter sales that fell short of analysts’ estimates and cutting its forecast for cable... Read more
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iol.co.za
New PF magazine is on saleWhat to read in volume 64 (third-quarter 2015 issue) of Personal Finance magazi
New PF magazine is on sale
iol.co.za / Posted 9 minutes ago
What to read in volume 64 (third-quarter 2015 issue) of Personal Finance magazine, on sale for only R32.95 in retailers and bookshops nationwide Think again about home insurance The risk of something devastating happening to your home is small, but... Read more
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iol.co.za
Alibaba hires Goldman veteranREUTERSThe headquarters of Alibaba in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province. File picture
Alibaba hires Goldman veteran
iol.co.za / Posted 9 minutes ago
REUTERSThe headquarters of Alibaba in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province. File picture: Chance Chan San Francisco - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd named former Goldman Sachs Group partner Michael Evans as president, putting him in charge of the e-commerce... Read more
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The Standard
US frowns on Beijing’s ‘problematic’ activities in South China Sea and militarization on islandsKerry raised the issues during a meeting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi
US frowns on Beijing’s ‘problematic’ activities in South China Sea and militarization on islands
The Standard / Posted 9 minutes ago
Kerry raised the issues during a meeting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on the sidelines of a regional diplomatic gathering in Malaysia. The meeting has been dominated by tensions over China's moves to shore up its territorial... Read more
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The Standard
European benchmarks advanceInvestors were also acting on developments over Greece and China, analysts said
European benchmarks advance
The Standard / Posted 9 minutes ago
Investors were also acting on developments over Greece and China, analysts said. London's benchmark FTSE 100 index gained by 0.16 percent to 6,697.10 points compared with yesteray's close. Frankfurt's DAX 30 climbed by 0.41 percent to 11,503.21... Read more
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iol.co.za
Syriza: Greece wants full bailoutREUTERSA Greek national flag flutters atop a building as dark clouds fill the s
Syriza: Greece wants full bailout
iol.co.za / Posted 9 minutes ago
REUTERSA Greek national flag flutters atop a building as dark clouds fill the sky in Athens, Greece. File picture: Alkis Konstantinidis Athens - The parliamentary spokesman for Greece's ruling Syriza party urged it on Wednesday to unite behind a new... Read more
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Computer Business Review
CA Technologies expands security portfolio with Xceedium buyThe transaction is expected to be completed within the quarter. The acquisitio
CA Technologies expands security portfolio with Xceedium buy
Computer Business Review / Posted 10 minutes ago
The transaction is expected to be completed within the quarter. The acquisition will expand customer options for securing IT administrator accounts across hybrid IT environments. Xceedium, which was established in 2000, is headquartered in Herndon,... Read more
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RTE News
Euro zone business growth accelerated in late JulyEuro zone business growth accelerated at the end of last month as companies lar
Euro zone business growth accelerated in late July
RTE News / Posted 11 minutes ago
Euro zone business growth accelerated at the end of last month as companies largely put the Greek debt crisis behind them, suggesting the bloc's economic recovery is on track, a survey has shown. Greece's flirtation with bankruptcy had threatened to... Read more
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Dawson News & Advertiser
gpn07 notice to debtors and creditors all creditors to the estate of terry lee studebaker late of dawson county georgia are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to the law all persons indebted to the said estate are rDescription: Gpn07 NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS All creditors to the estate
gpn07 notice to debtors and creditors all creditors to the estate of terry lee studebaker late of dawson county georgia are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to the law all persons indebted to the said estate are r
Dawson News & Advertiser / Posted 14 minutes ago
Description: Gpn07 NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS All creditors to the estate of TERRY LEE STUDEBAKER, Late of Dawson County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to the law all persons indebted to... Read more
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