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Brown City Banner
Equipping food service staff with appropriate training, resources can boost farm-to-school efforts | February 8, 2016BROWN CITY — Michigan institutions of all kinds are increasingly interested in
Equipping food service staff with appropriate training, resources can boost farm-to-school efforts | February 8, 2016
Brown City Banner / Posted a minute ago
BROWN CITY — Michigan institutions of all kinds are increasingly interested in sourcing more local products for their food programs. Significant progress has been made in recent years that has improved institutions’ access to more local food options.... Read more
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Brown City Banner
Tractor Supply, FFA announce Grants for Growing program | February 8, 2016SANDUSKY — Tractor Supply Company is excited to announce the national launch of
Tractor Supply, FFA announce Grants for Growing program | February 8, 2016
Brown City Banner / Posted a minute ago
SANDUSKY — Tractor Supply Company is excited to announce the national launch of the “Grants for Growing” program, which allows opportunities for local Future Farmers of America chapters to make their communities a better place to live. The deadline... Read more
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The Tyee
Why the Wild Descent of Oil Is Cause for ConcernThe signs of oil's madcap price collapse are everywhere. Global markets now be
Why the Wild Descent of Oil Is Cause for Concern
The Tyee / Posted a minute ago
The signs of oil's madcap price collapse are everywhere. Global markets now behave like digital roller-coasters from China to Europe. Schlumberger, the largest oil field service firm, cut 10,000 jobs in 2016 and another 20,000 jobs last year. The... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Developmental Center Sells for $3.2 MillionA 5,086-SF home in The Courts neighborhood of west Little Rock’s Chenal Valley
Developmental Center Sells for $3.2 Million
Arkansas Business / Posted a minute ago
A 5,086-SF home in The Courts neighborhood of west Little Rock’s Chenal Valley development drew a $665,000 deal. Lloyd and Christine Castillo bought the house from the Grace Hoffman Trust. The deal is financed with a 30-year loan of $265,000 from... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Competition Comes To Jonesboro TV2015 was a big year for Jonesboro TV. For decades, the de facto capital of nort
Competition Comes To Jonesboro TV
Arkansas Business / Posted a minute ago
2015 was a big year for Jonesboro TV. For decades, the de facto capital of northeast Arkansas existed with one commercial television station: KAIT, Channel 8, launched in 1963 as an independent station and an ABC affiliate since 1965. The last... Read more
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Brown City Banner
Tri-County Bank receives A+ financial health rating | February 8, 2016I noticed that The Brown City Banner covers local business topics and thought y
Tri-County Bank receives A+ financial health rating | February 8, 2016
Brown City Banner / Posted 2 minutes ago
I noticed that The Brown City Banner covers local business topics and thought you might be interested to note that one of our local institutions, Tri-County Bank, just received an A+ national financial health rating from DepositAccounts.com, one of... Read more
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The Irish Times
Asia stocks slip, Japan reboundsAsian shares pared losses on Monday as a weaker yen helped Japan’s Nikkei snap
Asia stocks slip, Japan rebounds
The Irish Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Asian shares pared losses on Monday as a weaker yen helped Japan’s Nikkei snap a four-day losing streak, but trade was thin with many regional markets closed for the Lunar New Year holiday. Wall Street’s losses on Friday curbed overall sentiment,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Chris Horn: Singapore lures start-ups – and chill-out zones providedYou’re a start-up executive and have opened your company in the heart of a stro
Chris Horn: Singapore lures start-ups – and chill-out zones provided
The Irish Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
You’re a start-up executive and have opened your company in the heart of a strong start-up community. You want to network with other executives, and for your team to do likewise. You’re keen to track what is going on, to uncover opportunities to... Read more
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The Irish Times
Petroceltic given lifeline as waiver extended by two weeksTroubled oil and gas explorer Petroceltic, which owes more than $200 million (€
Petroceltic given lifeline as waiver extended by two weeks
The Irish Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Troubled oil and gas explorer Petroceltic, which owes more than $200 million (€179m), has been given a further waiver on its repayments to allow it to seek a buyer. The Dublin-headquartered group, which was already operating under a waiver, said its... Read more
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Market Watch
Anglo American Platinum profit hit by revamp planCAPE TOWN, South Africa--Anglo American Platinum Ltd. (AMS.JO), the world's top
Anglo American Platinum profit hit by revamp plan
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
CAPE TOWN, South Africa--Anglo American Platinum Ltd. (AMS.JO), the world's top producer of the precious metal, reported an 86% plunge in its 2015 earnings, in line with its guidance, on Monday as the company continues to restructure amid low... Read more
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Market Watch
Rio Tinto, 5 others quit London Metal ExchangeSix companies, including the world's second-biggest iron ore exporter, have all
Rio Tinto, 5 others quit London Metal Exchange
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Six companies, including the world's second-biggest iron ore exporter, have all given up their membership of the London Metal Exchange, the metals bourse said Friday. Anglo-Australian mining powerhouse Rio Tinto Ltd. resigned as a category five... Read more
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Market Watch
Mark Mobius no longer investing in PetrobrasSão Paulo--Emerging-markets guru Mark Mobius said Friday that he no longer is i
Mark Mobius no longer investing in Petrobras
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
São Paulo--Emerging-markets guru Mark Mobius said Friday that he no longer is investing in Brazil's troubled state-run oil giant Petróleo Brasileiro SA and that he would buy shares only if oil prices rise sharply and the state-run firm is successful... Read more
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Market Watch
Japan's current account surplus quadruplesTOKYO--Japan's current account surplus expanded in December, buoyed by a trade
Japan's current account surplus quadruples
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
TOKYO--Japan's current account surplus expanded in December, buoyed by a trade balance that moved into surplus and spending by a surge of incoming tourists. The surplus in the current account, the broadest measure of Japan's trade with the rest of... Read more
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Market Watch
Iran sets crude oil export volumes for EuropeBy Benoît Faucon Iran plans to sell 300,000 barrels of crude oil a day to Euro
Iran sets crude oil export volumes for Europe
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
By Benoît Faucon Iran plans to sell 300,000 barrels of crude oil a day to European customers now that Western sanctions are lifted, the country's oil minister told state media Saturday. It is the first time Iran's top oil official, Bijan Zanganeh,... Read more
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Market Watch
BOJ rift over negative rates laid bare in summaryTOKYO--The Bank of Japan's deep internal rift became clearer Monday after the r
BOJ rift over negative rates laid bare in summary
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
TOKYO--The Bank of Japan's deep internal rift became clearer Monday after the release of a summary of its policy setters' views on the contentious decision last month to introduce a negative interest rate policy. The summary shows vigorous... Read more
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Salon.com
Asian stock markets inch higher in holiday-thinned tradingTOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets crept higher Monday in thin holiday trading, w
Asian stock markets inch higher in holiday-thinned trading
Salon.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets crept higher Monday in thin holiday trading, with gains kept in check as investors fretted about a global economic slowdown after data showed U.S. employers added fewer jobs last month. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s... Read more
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The Financial Express
Metal stocks: Tata Steel and SAIL shares gain over 4% after govt imposes MIP on 173 steel productsMetal stocks in India: Tata Steel and SAIL shares were trading in green on Mond
Metal stocks: Tata Steel and SAIL shares gain over 4% after govt imposes MIP on 173 steel products
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
Metal stocks in India: Tata Steel and SAIL shares were trading in green on Monday after the government imposed a minimum import price (MIP) on 173 steel products ranging between $341 to $752 per tonne. (Reuters) Metal stocks in India: Tata Steel and... Read more
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The Financial Express
Ratan Tata invests in B2B marketplace MoglixMoglix recently raised Pre-Series A funding from Accel Partners and Jungle Vent
Ratan Tata invests in B2B marketplace Moglix
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
Moglix recently raised Pre-Series A funding from Accel Partners and Jungle Ventures. The funds are being used to enhance the technology platform, build a deep supplier base as well as increase marketing spends across Asia. (PTI) Moglix, an... Read more
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Deseret News
Earmarks and UtahUtahns may think they elect representatives every two years to make tough budge
Earmarks and Utah
Deseret News / Posted 10 minutes ago
Utahns may think they elect representatives every two years to make tough budgetary decisions for them at the Legislature. The truth is more and more of those decisions already are made before those representatives can even touch the budget each... Read more
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Canberra Times
Resource sector finance functions seen heading to AsiaMalaysia is one of many Asian countries that resources companies may outsource
Resource sector finance functions seen heading to Asia
Canberra Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
Malaysia is one of many Asian countries that resources companies may outsource jobs to. Photo: AP Outsourcing basic financial functions to Asian countries such as Malaysia, Thailand or the Philippines is one of the tactics that struggling Australian... Read more
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Canberra Times
LNG doing the job for Australia, balancing fuel import bill: new EnergyQuest reportThe line-up of LNG producing plants will be further added to this year. Photo:
LNG doing the job for Australia, balancing fuel import bill: new EnergyQuest report
Canberra Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
The line-up of LNG producing plants will be further added to this year. Photo: Robert Shakespeare Australia's liquefied natural gas export boom has prevented a further $500 million blowout in the trade deficit and helped almost cancel out... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australia's housing sector is 'in a crisis'Australia's oldest housing developer AVJennings has said that the country's res
Australia's housing sector is 'in a crisis'
Canberra Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
Australia's oldest housing developer AVJennings has said that the country's residential sector is in a crisis due to a long term undersupply. AVJennings is the first housing developer to report its earnings for the first half of this financial year... Read more
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Canberra Times
ASX finishes flat as China goes on holidays and earnings take stageThe market recovered from Wall Street's poor lead to close flat. Photo: Tamara
ASX finishes flat as China goes on holidays and earnings take stage
Canberra Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
The market recovered from Wall Street's poor lead to close flat. Photo: Tamara Voninski Caution reigned on the local sharemarket on Monday with most regional bourses closed, but early losses were wiped out as gains in big miners offset falls in the... Read more
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Scotsman
Between the lines: Welcome news on risk capital Jeremy Peat says Scotland's risk capital market is steadily improving. Picture
Between the lines: Welcome news on risk capital
Scotsman / Posted 10 minutes ago
Jeremy Peat says Scotland's risk capital market is steadily improving. Picture: Sandy Young THE latest data ­suggests that Scotland’s economy is tending to under-perform the UK as a whole, possibly... Read more
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iTWire
Telco complaints on sustained decline, at lastAccording to the Telecommunications Industry Acting Ombudsman Diane Carmody, co
Telco complaints on sustained decline, at last
iTWire / Posted 11 minutes ago
According to the Telecommunications Industry Acting Ombudsman Diane Carmody, complaints as a proportion of telcos’ services in operation (SIO) were almost 13% lower in the December quarter 2015 and 27% lower compared to the same time the previous... Read more
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Scotsman
Surveys present contrasting picture for Scotland plc Despite uncertainty over the oil price, more than half 56 per cent of Scotti
Surveys present contrasting picture for Scotland plc
Scotsman / Posted 11 minutes ago
Despite uncertainty over the oil price, more than half 56 per cent of Scottish respondents believe their profits will increase this year. Picture: Getty Scotland’s private sector economy... Read more
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Scotsman
Capital growth drive for Harper MacleodHarper Macleod, the Glasgow-headquartered law firm, has continued to stamp its
Capital growth drive for Harper Macleod
Scotsman / Posted 11 minutes ago
Harper Macleod, the Glasgow-headquartered law firm, has continued to stamp its mark on the Edinburgh market after almost doubling its partner count in the city over the past six months. The firm said it had achieved a “significant milestone” in the... Read more
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Scotsman
Safe deposit box provider locks down Glasgow deal The venture is being led by David Walsh and Seamus Fahy. Picture: contributed
Safe deposit box provider locks down Glasgow deal
Scotsman / Posted 11 minutes ago
The venture is being led by David Walsh and Seamus Fahy. Picture: contributed What is being billed as “Scotland’s first independent safe deposit box service” has been launched following an investment... Read more
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Business Standard India
Ratan Tata invests in B2B marketplace MoglixMove marks Tata's entry as an investor in a manufacturing tech-startup, adding
Ratan Tata invests in B2B marketplace Moglix
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
Move marks Tata's entry as an investor in a manufacturing tech-startup, adding to his portfolio of e-commerce and new technology-enabled companiesMove marks Tata's entry as an investor in a manufacturing... Read more
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Business Standard India
BSE Midcap, Smallcap up 1%; IT shares weakenIT shares lost ground tracking a sell-off in tech stocks on Nasdaq on FridayIT
BSE Midcap, Smallcap up 1%; IT shares weaken
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
IT shares lost ground tracking a sell-off in tech stocks on Nasdaq on FridayIT shares lost ground tracking a sell-off in tech stocks on Nasdaq on Friday The broader markets outperformed the benchmark... Read more
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