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The Hill
Bush Treasury chief: Regulators too focused on Wall Street banksHenry Paulson, the former secretary of the Treasury who helped steer the countr
Bush Treasury chief: Regulators too focused on Wall Street banks
The Hill / Posted a minute ago
Henry Paulson, the former secretary of the Treasury who helped steer the country through the 2008 financial crisis, said regulators have zoomed so far in on supervising large Wall Street banks that they may be missing risks that are shifting to other... Read more
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Al.com
Gas prices in Southeast remain higher: Pipeline repaired, when will we see change at the pump?Gas prices in states hardest hit by the Colonial pipeline leak have slowly star
Gas prices in Southeast remain higher: Pipeline repaired, when will we see change at the pump?
Al.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Gas prices in states hardest hit by the Colonial pipeline leak have slowly started to fall. That doesn't mean everyone is seeing relief at the pump. Prices throughout the Southeast spiked earlier this month in the wake of a pipeline leak in Shelby... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Saudi king cuts once untouchable wage bill to save moneySaudi Arabia canceled bonus payments for state employees and cut ministers' sal
Saudi king cuts once untouchable wage bill to save money
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 minutes ago
Saudi Arabia canceled bonus payments for state employees and cut ministers' salaries by 20 percent, steps that further spread the burden of shoring up public finances to a population accustomed to years of government largesse. The government also... Read more
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Auto Spies
Chinese Tycoon Places Order For 30 Rolls Royce PhantomsA Hong Kong tycoon has placed the biggest ever order for Rolls-Royce cars, agre
Chinese Tycoon Places Order For 30 Rolls Royce Phantoms
Auto Spies / Posted 6 minutes ago
A Hong Kong tycoon has placed the biggest ever order for Rolls-Royce cars, agreeing to buy 30 Phantoms to chauffeur guests at a luxury resort he is building in Macau. Stephen Hung's $20m (£12m) purchase surpasses the 14 Phantoms bought by Hong... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Boost for home buyers as 'portal juggling' scam which inflates prices by 10pc is bannedMark Hayward, director at the National Association of Estate Agents, said: "Thi
Boost for home buyers as 'portal juggling' scam which inflates prices by 10pc is banned
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 minutes ago
Mark Hayward, director at the National Association of Estate Agents, said: "This is excellent news and should provide a boost to consumers as this practice contradicts consumer protection regulations. as misleading that its new to the market. Gives a... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Analysts assess security efforts in the Big Data age | #splunkconf16With the role of data seeming to have no end in sight to its expanding importan
Analysts assess security efforts in the Big Data age | #splunkconf16
SiliconANGLE / Posted 6 minutes ago
With the role of data seeming to have no end in sight to its expanding importance to all sorts of businesses, the means to manage and analyze that data is finding a broader base of adoption. But as new audiences join in with this tech, finding new... Read more
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The Economic Times
IMF warns central banks could lose deflation fightWASHINGTON: The International Monetary Fund warned Tuesday that central banks a
IMF warns central banks could lose deflation fight
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
WASHINGTON: The International Monetary Fund warned Tuesday that central banks are struggling to beat back deflationary forces and that governments need to spend to help them succeed. In a new assessment of global economic conditions, the IMF said... Read more
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The Economic Times
Manoj Sinha asks BSNL to consider 'performance related pay'NEW DELHI: Mincing no words in asking BSNL employees to roll up their sleeves t
Manoj Sinha asks BSNL to consider 'performance related pay'
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Mincing no words in asking BSNL employees to roll up their sleeves to stay competitive, Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha today asked the state-owned firm to consider implementing 'performance related pay'. "I was just speaking to the telecom... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Better Skills Test: How to Determine If You Should Price or Proposition Simplify Your BusinessIn order to succeed as a simplifier, your firm needs to have the right skill se
The Better Skills Test: How to Determine If You Should Price or Proposition Simplify Your Business
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 minutes ago
In order to succeed as a simplifier, your firm needs to have the right skill set for your market, but it must also be better at simplifying in that way than any current or potential competitor. This is a hard test for companies and it is easy for... Read more
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Mashable
Is your small business flushing money down the toilet? (Paid Content by Spark Business® from Capital One®)They say you have to spend money to make money, but is it true for your busines
Is your small business flushing money down the toilet? (Paid Content by Spark Business® from Capital One®)
Mashable / Posted 8 minutes ago
They say you have to spend money to make money, but is it true for your business? Making sense of your company's operating costs can be tricky, but there are some cases where shelling out a little cash – if you're ready – will pay off in long... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Another accomplishment for SarawakHead of State says Murum HEP marks a new drive towards more industrialisation i
Another accomplishment for Sarawak
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 minutes ago
Head of State says Murum HEP marks a new drive towards more industrialisation in the state Other guests look on as Taib officiates at the opening of Murum HEP. On fourth left is Adenan. MURUM: The official opening of the Murum Hydroelectric Plant... Read more
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Ipswich Star
800 jobs to go under plans by Plumb Center owner Wolseley to close 80 branchesWolseley is to axe around 800 jobs. Photo: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Plumb Center owne
800 jobs to go under plans by Plumb Center owner Wolseley to close 80 branches
Ipswich Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
Wolseley is to axe around 800 jobs. Photo: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Plumb Center owner Wolseley is set to axe up to 800 jobs as part of a restructuring that will see it shut 80 branches and a distribution centre. The shake-up, which will cost the firm... Read more
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The Manila Times
Higher US interest rates good for PH despite shocksHigher interest rates in the United States may be considered a good sign for tr
Higher US interest rates good for PH despite shocks
The Manila Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Higher interest rates in the United States may be considered a good sign for trading partners like the Philippines despite shocks it may inflict on the economy. Nevertheless, the Philippines can weather these shocks because of strong macroeconomic... Read more
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Calculated Risk
Real Prices and Price-Rent Ratio in JulyHere is the earlier post on Case-Shiller: Case-Shiller: National House Price In
Real Prices and Price-Rent Ratio in July
Calculated Risk / Posted 8 minutes ago
Here is the earlier post on Case-Shiller: Case-Shiller: National House Price Index increased 5.1% year-over-year in July The year-over-year increase in prices is mostly moving sideways now around 5%. In July, the index was up 5.1% YoY. In the... Read more
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The Manila Times
IMF, ADB raise 2016 growth outlook for PHUp at 6.4% from 6% on strong investment, consumption, infra plans THE Internat
IMF, ADB raise 2016 growth outlook for PH
The Manila Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Up at 6.4% from 6% on strong investment, consumption, infra plans THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have both revised upward their 2016 growth forecasts for the Philippine economy to 6.4 percent on the back... Read more
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The Manila Times
Creba pushes creation of Housing departmentThe Chamber of Real Estate and Builders’ Association, Inc. (CREBA) urged the go
Creba pushes creation of Housing department
The Manila Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Chamber of Real Estate and Builders’ Association, Inc. (CREBA) urged the government to create a “full-fledged” housing department to clear the estimated 5.7 million housing backlog. In a statement, CREBA said a Department of Housing and Urban... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Oil prices tank as hopes of production freeze fadeMore gas news headlines ALGIERS (CNNMoney) - Deal or no deal? For the world's
Oil prices tank as hopes of production freeze fade
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 10 minutes ago
More gas news headlines ALGIERS (CNNMoney) - Deal or no deal? For the world's major oil producers, it looks like the answer will once again be "no deal." Oil prices dropped 3.5% on Tuesday as OPEC struggled to agree how to restrain output at a... Read more
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Billboard
London Mayor Sadiq Khan Vows to Protect London's Live Music SceneLondon mayor Sadiq Khan has pledged to protect the city’s world famous cultural
London Mayor Sadiq Khan Vows to Protect London's Live Music Scene
Billboard / Posted 12 minutes ago
London mayor Sadiq Khan has pledged to protect the city’s world famous cultural heritage and introduce greater protection for venue owners. Since 2007, the British capital has lost 35 percent of its grassroots music venues. Owners and operators have... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Target looks to emphasize more clearly that it is a place for low pricesTarget is introducing some subtle changes to its stores this fall that are aime
Target looks to emphasize more clearly that it is a place for low prices
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 minutes ago
Target is introducing some subtle changes to its stores this fall that are aimed at reinvigorating its flagging sales. For starters, you might see end-of-an-aisle displays that look like this one, which the retailer showed off here Thursday at its... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Target explains how it will spiff up its struggling grocery businessWhen you head to a Target store to buy groceries these days, here's what the ch
Target explains how it will spiff up its struggling grocery business
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 minutes ago
When you head to a Target store to buy groceries these days, here's what the chain hopes you'll see: More organic and gluten-free foods. A wider selection in snack products such as yogurt. Fresher-looking fruit. What you shouldn't expect to see any... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SEC OKs record P29.7-B Shell IPOMANILA, Philippines – Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp. has finally been given th
SEC OKs record P29.7-B Shell IPO
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines – Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp. has finally been given the green light to proceed with its much awaited P29.7 billion initial public offering (IPO), the biggest market debut at the Philippine Stock Exchange. The Securities and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PCC sees more M&A, FDI inflows this yearMANILA, Philippines – The Philippines could expect a continued onslaught of mer
PCC sees more M&A, FDI inflows this year
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines could expect a continued onslaught of mergers and acquisitions as well as inflow of foreign investments this year and next despite concerns surrounding President Duterte’s controversial pronouncements, Philippine... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Global uncertainties dampen index anewMANILA, Philippines – Share prices plunged anew yesterday as investors continue
Global uncertainties dampen index anew
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines – Share prices plunged anew yesterday as investors continued to unload stocks amid global uncertainties and President Duterte’s foreign policy rhetoric. The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) slumped anew by 75.12... Read more
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Pilipino Star
From 6% to 6.4% this year: IMF, ADB hike Philippine growth forecastsMANILA, Philippines – Multilateral lenders International Monetary Fund (IMF) an
From 6% to 6.4% this year: IMF, ADB hike Philippine growth forecasts
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines – Multilateral lenders International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Asian Development Bank (ADB) both raised their economic growth forecasts for the Philippines this year and next, citing the country’s improved fundamentals and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Rody foreign policy may alienate investors’MANILA, Philippines – The foreign policy of the Duterte administration risks al
‘Rody foreign policy may alienate investors’
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines – The foreign policy of the Duterte administration risks alienating its major economic partners and creating an “unwelcoming” environment to foreign investors, a private think tank disclosed yesterday. Last week, Duterte said he... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Rody not to blame for weaker peso’MANILA, Philippines – Global market forces, not President Duterte’s anti-drug w
‘Rody not to blame for weaker peso’
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines – Global market forces, not President Duterte’s anti-drug war policy nor his verbal attacks against western leaders, caused the weakening of the peso against the dollar and the extended losses in the Philippine stock market,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The Better Skills Test: How to Determine If You Should Price or Proposition Simplify Your BusinessIn order to succeed as a simplifier, your firm needs to have the right skill se
The Better Skills Test: How to Determine If You Should Price or Proposition Simplify Your Business
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 minutes ago
In order to succeed as a simplifier, your firm needs to have the right skill set for your market, but it must also be better at simplifying in that way than any current or potential competitor. This is a hard test for companies and it is easy for... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Bargains to be picked up at Sobell shopBARGAIN hunters can pick up a smart new outfit for less than £10 at a Headingto
Bargains to be picked up at Sobell shop
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 17 minutes ago
BARGAIN hunters can pick up a smart new outfit for less than £10 at a Headington charity shop after managers slashed prices to boost trade. All second-hand clothes at the Sobell House Hospice shop in London Road are now on sale for £2 after staff... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Good news, bad news: Mississippi economy grows, but lags USJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - State economist Darrin Webb says a pickup in job growth i
Good news, bad news: Mississippi economy grows, but lags US
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 17 minutes ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - State economist Darrin Webb says a pickup in job growth in the late summer could boost Mississippi's overall economy for 2017. Webb told a Millsaps College audience Tuesday that the state appears to be on track for its overall... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
PILOT DebaclesI am grateful there are citizens doing the heavy lifting and monitoring PILOT a
PILOT Debacles
The Chattanoogan / Posted 17 minutes ago
I am grateful there are citizens doing the heavy lifting and monitoring PILOT agreements. Thank you, Helen Burns Sharp, ATM Watch Group. Chattanooga Organized for Action and so many others. When citizens initially read these PILOT agreements, their... Read more
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