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AllAfrica.com
Senate Slams Fashola Over Poor Power SupplyBy Chineme Okafor and Omololu Ogunmade Abuja — The Joint Senate Committee on P
Senate Slams Fashola Over Poor Power Supply
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
By Chineme Okafor and Omololu Ogunmade Abuja — The Joint Senate Committee on Power, Employment, Labour and Productivity Tuesday lamented the deplorable state of power supply in the country and told the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzania Keen On Diplomacy to Boost National EconomyMinister for Foreign Affairs, East Africa and Regional Cooperation, Dr Augustin
Tanzania Keen On Diplomacy to Boost National Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Minister for Foreign Affairs, East Africa and Regional Cooperation, Dr Augustine Mahiga. The government will continue to pursue sustainable economic diplomacy to boost the national economy, the Minister for Foreign Affairs, East Africa and Regional... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Special Bank to Boost Industrialisation in the OffingThe government has started the process of establishing an industrial developmen
Special Bank to Boost Industrialisation in the Offing
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
The government has started the process of establishing an industrial development bank in a bid to accelerate industrialisation in the country, President John Magufuli has said. Speaking at the President's Manufacturer of the Year Awards (PMAYA) for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IPMAN, Star Petroleum Sign 5-Year Petrol Supply DealThe recent partial deregulation of the downstream sector by the federal governm
IPMAN, Star Petroleum Sign 5-Year Petrol Supply Deal
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
The recent partial deregulation of the downstream sector by the federal government is beginning to take a positive effect as the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has expanded its mode of service delivery of petroleum... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Communist Party Secretary for Jiangsu Province Visits TanzaniaThe Chinese Communist Party Secretary for Jiangsu Provincial Committee Mr Luo Z
Communist Party Secretary for Jiangsu Province Visits Tanzania
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
The Chinese Communist Party Secretary for Jiangsu Provincial Committee Mr Luo Zhijun is scheduled to visit Tanzania starting tomorrow. His visit comes as yet another effort to enhance bilateral relations between Tanzania and China. Apart from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Barkindo May Emerge Opec Secretary General June 2By Ejiofor Alike with Agency Reports The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting C
Barkindo May Emerge Opec Secretary General June 2
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
By Ejiofor Alike with Agency Reports The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is likely to choose a former Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mohammed Barkindo, as the next Secretary-General of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Soccour for Electricity-Starved NigeriansObinna Chima examines the expected impact of the fourth batch of the Central Ba
Soccour for Electricity-Starved Nigerians
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Obinna Chima examines the expected impact of the fourth batch of the Central Bank of Nigeria's Nigerian Electricity Market Stabilisation Facility that was recently disbursed to electricity distribution and generation companies and other service... Read more
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Herald Sun
Understand China, says Blackmores CEOChinese consumers are more likely to visit a herbalist before seeing a general
Understand China, says Blackmores CEO
Herald Sun / Posted moments ago
Chinese consumers are more likely to visit a herbalist before seeing a general practitioner if they fall sick. That's just one of the cultural aspects foreign companies should understand about China if they want to operate successfully there, says... Read more
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Herald Sun
Steel & Tube lead local shares downNew Zealand shares fell as Steel & Tube Holdings said it was the supplier of im
Steel & Tube lead local shares down
Herald Sun / Posted moments ago
New Zealand shares fell as Steel & Tube Holdings said it was the supplier of imported Chinese steel used in a roading development, while Fletcher Building and Metro Performance Glass also declined and Vital Healthcare gained. The S&P/NZX 50 Index... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Revenue Authority Lists Tax DefaultersKampala — Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has named 47 businesses and their guar
Revenue Authority Lists Tax Defaulters
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Kampala — Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has named 47 businesses and their guarantors that have consistently evaded payment of their tax obligations. The tax body has given the listed firms an ultimatum of up to tomorrow (June 2) to clear the tax... Read more
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Weekly Times
Macau gambling revenue dips 9.6% in MayMacau, the world's biggest casino hub, has posted a drop of 9.6 per cent in gam
Macau gambling revenue dips 9.6% in May
Weekly Times / Posted moments ago
Macau, the world's biggest casino hub, has posted a drop of 9.6 per cent in gambling revenue for May, with the pace of decline accelerating from the previous month, as wealthy gamblers continued to steer clear of the southern Chinese territory. May... Read more
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Weekly Times
Steel & Tube lead local shares downNew Zealand shares fell as Steel & Tube Holdings said it was the supplier of im
Steel & Tube lead local shares down
Weekly Times / Posted moments ago
New Zealand shares fell as Steel & Tube Holdings said it was the supplier of imported Chinese steel used in a roading development, while Fletcher Building and Metro Performance Glass also declined and Vital Healthcare gained. The S&P/NZX 50 Index... Read more
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Weekly Times
Understand China, says Blackmores CEOChinese consumers are more likely to visit a herbalist before seeing a general
Understand China, says Blackmores CEO
Weekly Times / Posted moments ago
Chinese consumers are more likely to visit a herbalist before seeing a general practitioner if they fall sick. That's just one of the cultural aspects foreign companies should understand about China if they want to operate successfully there, says... Read more
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Herald Sun
Macau gambling revenue dips 9.6% in MayMacau, the world's biggest casino hub, has posted a drop of 9.6 per cent in gam
Macau gambling revenue dips 9.6% in May
Herald Sun / Posted moments ago
Macau, the world's biggest casino hub, has posted a drop of 9.6 per cent in gambling revenue for May, with the pace of decline accelerating from the previous month, as wealthy gamblers continued to steer clear of the southern Chinese territory. May... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Rupee improves by 5 paise against USDAgencies, Mumbai The rupee opened higher today by five paise to 67.21 against
Rupee improves by 5 paise against USD
Central Chronicle / Posted moments ago
Agencies, Mumbai The rupee opened higher today by five paise to 67.21 against the greenback on fresh selling for US Dollars from bankers and exporters, forex dealers said. Weak dollars against other currencies overseas pushed the local unit up. An... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Petrol price hike by Rs 2.58 a litre, diesel Rs 2.26Agencies, New Delhi Petrol and diesel will respectively cost Rs 2.58 and Rs 2.
Petrol price hike by Rs 2.58 a litre, diesel Rs 2.26
Central Chronicle / Posted moments ago
Agencies, New Delhi Petrol and diesel will respectively cost Rs 2.58 and Rs 2.26 per litre more in retail sales as oil marketing companies have decided to hike price of auto fuels as part of their fortnightly revision. Following the latest round of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Japan PM delaying sales tax rise, fiscal reform on back burnerBy Linda Sieg and Tetsushi Kajimoto TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister
Japan PM delaying sales tax rise, fiscal reform on back burner
Swissinfo / Posted a minute ago
By Linda Sieg and Tetsushi Kajimoto TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told lawmakers on Wednesday that he has decided to delay a scheduled sales tax hike by two-and-a-half years, putting his plans for fiscal reforms on the back... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss Economy Slows at Start of Year on Weaker Government Demand(Bloomberg) -- Switzerland’s economy unexpectedly lost pace at the start of the
Swiss Economy Slows at Start of Year on Weaker Government Demand
Swissinfo / Posted a minute ago
(Bloomberg) -- Switzerland’s economy unexpectedly lost pace at the start of the year, as government consumption contracted. Gross domestic product increased just 0.1 percent in the first quarter from the previous three months, when it expanded 0.4... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Understand China, says Blackmores CEOChinese consumers are more likely to visit a herbalist before seeing a general
Understand China, says Blackmores CEO
The Courier Mail / Posted a minute ago
Chinese consumers are more likely to visit a herbalist before seeing a general practitioner if they fall sick. That's just one of the cultural aspects foreign companies should understand about China if they want to operate successfully there, says... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Steel & Tube lead local shares downNew Zealand shares fell as Steel & Tube Holdings said it was the supplier of im
Steel & Tube lead local shares down
The Courier Mail / Posted a minute ago
New Zealand shares fell as Steel & Tube Holdings said it was the supplier of imported Chinese steel used in a roading development, while Fletcher Building and Metro Performance Glass also declined and Vital Healthcare gained. The S&P/NZX 50 Index... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Macau gambling revenue dips 9.6% in MayMacau, the world's biggest casino hub, has posted a drop of 9.6 per cent in gam
Macau gambling revenue dips 9.6% in May
The Courier Mail / Posted a minute ago
Macau, the world's biggest casino hub, has posted a drop of 9.6 per cent in gambling revenue for May, with the pace of decline accelerating from the previous month, as wealthy gamblers continued to steer clear of the southern Chinese territory. May... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Gov't report: Airports need more help keeping intruders outWhile intruders routinely breach the security fences protecting runways and pla
Gov't report: Airports need more help keeping intruders out
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted a minute ago
While intruders routinely breach the security fences protecting runways and planes at U.S. airports, the federal Transportation Security Administration is not keeping up with the threat or doing enough to help airports identify their vulnerabilities,... Read more
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International Business Times
World's longest rail tunnel set to open under Swiss Alps ending 17 years of construction work The world's longest and deepest rail tunnel under the Swiss Alps is set to open
World's longest rail tunnel set to open under Swiss Alps ending 17 years of construction work
International Business Times / Posted a minute ago
The world's longest and deepest rail tunnel under the Swiss Alps is set to open shortly, ending 17 years of construction work. The Gotthard base tunnel, the design for which was conceived seven decades ago, is 57 km long and 2.3 km deep. The tunnel... Read more
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ORF Wien
Bild von James Ensor erzielte Millionenpreis Bei einer Auktion im Dorotheum hat am Dienstag ein Bild des belgischen Künstl
Bild von James Ensor erzielte Millionenpreis
ORF Wien / Posted a minute ago
Bei einer Auktion im Dorotheum hat am Dienstag ein Bild des belgischen Künstlers James Ensor einen unerwartet hohen Preis erzielt. Nach heftigen Bietgefechten am Telefon wurde es um über eine Million Euro... Read more
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Harrow Times
Record revenues send Telford Homes profits up 28London-focused housebuilder Telford Homes has reported a 28% rise in pre-tax pr
Record revenues send Telford Homes profits up 28
Harrow Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
London-focused housebuilder Telford Homes has reported a 28% rise in pre-tax profit to £32.2 million after notching up record revenues of £245.6 million. The company said its move into the private rented sector has yielded "exceptional capital... Read more
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The North West Star
Dredge Gulf Port: KatterMount Isa state member says government should step in now that Century mine has
Dredge Gulf Port: Katter
The North West Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
Mount Isa state member says government should step in now that Century mine has closed and its owners MMG are no longer footing the bill The closure of MMG's Century mine means that no-one is paying to dredge the Port of Karumba, a situation Robbie... Read more
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Harrow Times
Halfords profits edge higher as sales increase 1.5Profits at Halfords have nudged up as the retailer's turnaround continues under
Halfords profits edge higher as sales increase 1.5
Harrow Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Profits at Halfords have nudged up as the retailer's turnaround continues under chief executive Jill McDonald. The car parts to bicycles firm said full year pre-tax profit rose 0.5% to £81.5 million after sales at its retail and Autocentre arms saw... Read more
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Harrow Times
British Steel return welcomed by unionsUnions have welcomed the return of the British Steel brand after the completion
British Steel return welcomed by unions
Harrow Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Unions have welcomed the return of the British Steel brand after the completion of the sale of part of Tata Steel. Greybull Capital has bought the Long Products business, securing thousands of jobs at a huge plant in Scunthorpe. The company is... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bearish investors rise as share market touches top of trading rangeASX sees growing number of bears as market hits top of trading range At the sa
Bearish investors rise as share market touches top of trading range
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 minutes ago
ASX sees growing number of bears as market hits top of trading range At the same time as the Australian share market broke through 5,400 for the first time since August last year, the amount of money taking bearish positions has also... Read more
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This is West Country
Record revenues send Telford Homes profits up 28London-focused housebuilder Telford Homes has reported a 28% rise in pre-tax pr
Record revenues send Telford Homes profits up 28
This is West Country / Posted 3 minutes ago
London-focused housebuilder Telford Homes has reported a 28% rise in pre-tax profit to £32.2 million after notching up record revenues of £245.6 million. The company said its move into the private rented sector has yielded "exceptional capital... Read more
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