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asianage
Maha govt releases Rs 4,000 cr in phase 1 of loan waiver schemeMumbai: The Maharashtra government has released a sum of Rs 4,000 crore under t
asianage / Posted 2 minutes ago
Mumbai: The Maharashtra government has released a sum of Rs 4,000 crore under the first phase of the over Rs 34,000 crore farm loan waiver scheme, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis announced on Wednesday. Disbursal, in the first phase, will cover... Read more
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RIL up 5 per cent; investors' wealth at Rs 2.4 lakh croreMumbia: Shares of Reliance Industries, chaired by India's richest Mukesh Ambani
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Mumbia: Shares of Reliance Industries, chaired by India's richest Mukesh Ambani, on Wednesday surged more than 3.7 per cent to Rs 900 a piece, according to a report on moneycontrol.com. Fresh rally in shares was triggered by hopes that RIL's telecom... Read more
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Reliance Industries Ltd exits from oil and gas blocks in MyanmarNew Delhi: Reliance Industries has exited the last of its overseas oil and gas
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New Delhi: Reliance Industries has exited the last of its overseas oil and gas assets after it relinquished two blocks in Myanmar. "Relinquishment of Myanmar Block – M17 and M18 on completion of study / others technical evaluation assessment... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA Welcomes PIC's Disclosure of 'Unlisted Investments' to ParliamentThe details of the PIC's "unlisted investments" in the 2016/17 Financial Year c
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
The details of the PIC's "unlisted investments" in the 2016/17 Financial Year can be found here. We welcome the decision by Dr Dan Matjila, Chief Executive Officer of the Public Investment Corporation, to disclose detailed information about its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Compact With Africa - a Game Changer or Another White Elephant?At the G20 meeting in June this initiative was launched. Is it a game changer o
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
At the G20 meeting in June this initiative was launched. Is it a game changer or one more grandiose proclamation that will not go anywhere? The initiative, Germany's support and recent developments suggest otherwise. It will hopefully improve... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
60% of Raw Hides Go to WasteLack of a complementary policy that allows livestock producers to export light
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Lack of a complementary policy that allows livestock producers to export light hides means around 60 percent of raw hides produced in the country are going to waste as they do not have a market locally. According to the Livestock and Meat Advisory... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Orange Invests $33 Million in Sierra Leone ExpansionORANGE has invested US$33 million in modernisation and expansion projects to en
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
ORANGE has invested US$33 million in modernisation and expansion projects to enhance the reliability, coverage and network quality following its acquisition of Orange Sierra Leone. The majority of investments have already been realised with 30 new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
13,000 Firms Registered by Registration AgencyTHE Patents and Companies Registration Agency (PACRA) has registered more than
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE Patents and Companies Registration Agency (PACRA) has registered more than 13, 000 companies during the first half of 2017 compared to over 12, 000 registered last year during the same period. PACRA Public Relations Officer, Vaida Njobvu said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Institute Aiming for Optimal Technology TransferEthiopian Construction Project Management Institute (ECPMI) underlined the need
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Ethiopian Construction Project Management Institute (ECPMI) underlined the need on creating a joint platform that would enable it to cooperate with other entities in order to carry out optimal technology, knowledge transfer into the local... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Commission Foresees FDI Amounting to U.S.$4.5 BillionThe Ethiopian Investment Commission (EIC) discloses that it has set target to s
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Ethiopian Investment Commission (EIC) discloses that it has set target to secure Foreign Direct Investment /FDI/ amounting to 4.5 billion USD in 2017/18 fiscal year. Capitalizing on the massive industrial parks development and enhancing the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Long Way to Go Towards Medical Tourism - Official, PractitionersExperts and officials in the health sector accented that Ethiopia should exert
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Experts and officials in the health sector accented that Ethiopia should exert efforts to reduce the huge foreign currency spent to medical tourism by building its internal capacity. Latest reports from the Ministry of Health (MoH) indicated that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Strategy - a Means to an End, Not an End By ItselfThe Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources has recently launched a 10 ye
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources has recently launched a 10 year National Horticulture Development and Marketing Strategy to boost up sector's performance. The primary objective of the new Strategy lies on enhancing sub-sector's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Sino-African Infrastructure Development Symposium Successfully HeldFrom 12th - 13th October, the Sino-African Infrastructure Development Symposium
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
From 12th - 13th October, the Sino-African Infrastructure Development Symposium was jointly held by the Chinese Embassy in Zambia and the Policy Monitoring and Research Center (PMRC), a main think tank in Zambia. H.E. Mr. Yang Youming, Chinese... Read more
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Herald Sun
Rio to fight US fraud chargeRIO Tinto and two of its most senior former leaders, including a chief executiv
Herald Sun / Posted 3 minutes ago
RIO Tinto and two of its most senior former leaders, including a chief executive, have vowed to “vigorously defend” themselves against fraud charges lodged by the powerful US corporate regulator. The allegation of fraud from the Securities and... Read more
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Herald Sun
Brambles feeling the pinch over executive payBRAMBLES has narrowly avoided a strike against its executive pay report but cha
Herald Sun / Posted 3 minutes ago
BRAMBLES has narrowly avoided a strike against its executive pay report but chairman Stephen Johns has received a punishing vote against his re-election to the post. It follows a horror year for the pallets supplier, which in February scrapped its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saudi Vision 2030 Centers On Mutual Benefits With Ethiopia - AmbassadorSaudi Arabian Ambassador to Ethiopia Abdullah Faleh Alarjani says Ethiopia is o
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Ethiopia Abdullah Faleh Alarjani says Ethiopia is one of the potential beneficiaries of his country's economic restructuring plan, Vision 2030. The Ambassador also appreciates Ethiopia's success in registering remarkable... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Church's N5,000 'Deliverance Fee' Stirs ControversyA cash receipt showing evidence of 5,000 payment for deliverance A receipt has
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
A cash receipt showing evidence of 5,000 payment for deliverance A receipt has surfaced online which indicates a man paid N5,000 to purchase 'deliverance' at a church in Calabar, southern Nigeria. The fee was reportedly paid to The God's Spirit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Remarks At the Sino-African Infrastructure Development Cooperation SeminarHon. Ronald Chitotela, Minister of Housing and Infrastructure Development, Hon
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Hon. Ronald Chitotela, Minister of Housing and Infrastructure Development, Hon. Margaret Mwanakatwe, Minister of Commerce, Trade and Industry, Good Morning. I am very pleased to attend the Sino-African Infrastructure Development Cooperation Seminar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Country Has Become Africa's Investment Hub for Textile and Garment Industry'Ethiopia's non-oil driven rapid economic growth, which has got recognition by i
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Ethiopia's non-oil driven rapid economic growth, which has got recognition by international financial institutions is attracting more Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) to the country. The government's massive infrastructural development projects such... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. insurer Assurant to buy Warranty Group for $1.9 billion(Reuters) - U.S. insurer Assurant Inc (AIZ.N) said on Wednesday it would buy Wa
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(Reuters) - U.S. insurer Assurant Inc (AIZ.N) said on Wednesday it would buy Warranty Group for $1.9 billion, as it looks to offer vehicle protection services and expand in the Asia-Pacific region. Assurant will fund the deal with debt and preferred... Read more
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Reuters
Oil rises on expected fall in U.S. inventories, geopolitical tensionsAMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Wednesday as weekly U.S. crude invento
Reuters / Posted 4 minutes ago
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Wednesday as weekly U.S. crude inventories are expected to have fallen steeply and geopolitical tensions around oil-rich Iraq and Iran raised risk premiums. International benchmark Brent crude futures LCOc1... Read more
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Reuters
Higher U.S. yields push dollar up for a fifth dayLONDON (Reuters) - The dollar climbed for a fifth consecutive day on Wednesday
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LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar climbed for a fifth consecutive day on Wednesday as higher U.S. Treasury yields triggered a squeeze on investors who have been broadly bearish on the greenback in recent weeks. Some positive dollar news this week in the... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. bankers hold onto hopes that Trump will boost profitsNEW YORK (Reuters) - Top U.S. bankers are still hoping the President Trump’s ad
Reuters / Posted 5 minutes ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top U.S. bankers are still hoping the President Trump’s administration will make policy changes to boost profits, but made clear in public comments in recent days that they are not seeing any signs of progress so far. Optimism... Read more
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Reuters
Online groceries are a hard sell, even to avid internet shoppersLOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Most U.S. shoppers are fiercely loyal to local
Reuters / Posted 5 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Most U.S. shoppers are fiercely loyal to local food stores, calling them better than online options, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll that raises questions about how much Amazon.com’s $13.7 billion purchase of... Read more
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Reuters
Czech finance firm banks on bumper borrowing in ChinaPRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech consumer finance company Home Credit has achieved this
Reuters / Posted 5 minutes ago
PRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech consumer finance company Home Credit has achieved this year what many Western banks have struggled to do for decades: lend billions of dollars to Chinese consumers. The privately-held firm has quietly become one of the... Read more
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Reuters
Overseas assets held by China's centrally owned firms top $900 billionBEIJING (Reuters) - The value of overseas assets held by China’s centrally owne
Reuters / Posted 5 minutes ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - The value of overseas assets held by China’s centrally owned enterprises has exceeded 6 trillion yuan ($906.34 billion), with investments in more than 185 countries and regions, the state assets regulator said on... Read more
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Reuters
Who will Trump pick to lead the Federal Reserve?(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has interviewed several top prospects f
Reuters / Posted 5 minutes ago
(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has interviewed several top prospects for the post of Chair of the Federal Reserve. A nomination could come within weeks as the term of current Chair Janet Yellen ends in February 2018. Yellen will meet with... Read more
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This is West Country
Plans for a new £7million primary school set to open in September 2019PLANS for a new £7million primary school to cope with the demand from a spate o
This is West Country / Posted 6 minutes ago
PLANS for a new £7million primary school to cope with the demand from a spate of newly built houses are moving forward. The new school, on the Nerrols Farm site where both Barratt Homes and David Wilson Homes have new homes for sale, will be a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bombardier and Airbus link-up 'is massive lift for C Series jet' October 18 2017 Airbus could end up acquiring Bombardier's entire C Series
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 minutes ago
October 18 2017 Airbus could end up acquiring Bombardier's entire C Series programme after the European plane-maker... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Sainsbury's to cut 2,000 jobs including in Greater ManchesterSupermarket chain Sainsbury's is cutting 2,000 jobs across the business, includ
Manchester Evening News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Supermarket chain Sainsbury's is cutting 2,000 jobs across the business, including in Greater Manchester. The grocer is slashing payroll and human resource roles from stores and back offices in a bid to make £500m of savings. It comes amid fierce... Read more
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