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Australia's economy grew by 1.1% in Q1Australia's economic growth was better than expected in the first quarter with
Australia's economy grew by 1.1% in Q1
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Australia's economic growth was better than expected in the first quarter with the annual pace speeding to its fastest in over three years. This upbeat result all but assures the central bank will be on hold at its policy meeting next week. Today's... Read more
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Halfords' full-year pretax profit rises slightlyHalfords Group said its full-year pretax profit before non-recurring items rose
Halfords' full-year pretax profit rises slightly
RTE News / Posted moments ago
Halfords Group said its full-year pretax profit before non-recurring items rose marginally, helped by strength in its motoring business. The UK car parts to bicycles retailer said its pretax profit before non-recurring items climbed to £81.5m for... Read more
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Manufacturing growth slowest for nearly 3 yearsManufacturing activity grew at the slowest rate in almost three years in May, a
Manufacturing growth slowest for nearly 3 years
RTE News / Posted moments ago
Manufacturing activity grew at the slowest rate in almost three years in May, as fears about Britain's EU referendum weighed on the euro zone's fastest-growing economy. Investec's Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index fell to 51.5 in May from... Read more
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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
KXXV Waco / Posted moments 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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guardian-series
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
guardian-series / Posted a minute 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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British Steel return welcomed by unionsUnions have welcomed the return of the British Steel brand after the completion
British Steel return welcomed by unions
guardian-series / Posted a minute 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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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
guardian-series / Posted a minute 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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AllAfrica.com
NSE Market Capitalisation Loses N428 Billion to Profit TakingActivities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Tuesday resumed after the pu
NSE Market Capitalisation Loses N428 Billion to Profit Taking
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Tuesday resumed after the public holiday to mark Democracy Day on a downward trend with the market capitalisation, shedding N428 billion to profit taking. The market capitalisation which opened for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Osinbajo, Dangote Lead Discussion On Capital Market LegislationVice-President Yemi Osinbajo would on June 6 lead discussion on ways to realise
Osinbajo, Dangote Lead Discussion On Capital Market Legislation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo would on June 6 lead discussion on ways to realise full potential of Nigeria's economy through better legislation for the capital market in the country. Dangote Group President, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, is expected as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Equities Market Loses N1.7 Trillion in One Year Under BuhariAs the nation celebrates the first anniversary of President Muhammadu Buhari's
Equities Market Loses N1.7 Trillion in One Year Under Buhari
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
As the nation celebrates the first anniversary of President Muhammadu Buhari's administration, the Nigerian equities market has lost N1.733 trillion THISDAY checks have shown. Buhari was sworn in on May 29, 2015 and stakeholders have been assessing... Read more
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asianage
Surging growth helps India retain fastest growing economy tagIndia's growth has overtaken that of fellow Asian giant China, which grew 6.7 p
Surging growth helps India retain fastest growing economy tag
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India's growth has overtaken that of fellow Asian giant China, which grew 6.7 per cent in the March quarter. New Delhi: India gathered momentum from January to March to extend its lead as the world's fastest growing large economy, helping Prime... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wema Bank Renews Promise On Financial LiteracyWema Bank Plc has identified the need to promote financial literacy among paren
Wema Bank Renews Promise On Financial Literacy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Wema Bank Plc has identified the need to promote financial literacy among parents and children in the country. The management of the bank stated this during this year's Children's Day celebration when the bank hosted pupils from Taadel Primary School... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jaiz Bank Posts N794.2 Million Profit, Appoints New MDAbuja — Jaiz Bank Plc on Tuesday declared a profit after tax (PAT) of N794.2 mi
Jaiz Bank Posts N794.2 Million Profit, Appoints New MD
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Abuja — Jaiz Bank Plc on Tuesday declared a profit after tax (PAT) of N794.2 million the for 2015 financial year, representing an increase of 576 percent when compared with N126.8 million recorded in the previous year. Chairman, Jaiz Bank, Alhaji... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kano to Commercialise Its Justice System - Gov GandujeKano State governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has said that his administratio
Kano to Commercialise Its Justice System - Gov Ganduje
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Kano State governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has said that his administration will soon commercialise the state justice system as part of its resolve to increase internally revenue generation (IGR). Responding to the questions from newsmen during... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari to CBN - No Objection to Flexible Exchange RateBy Bolaji Adebiyi, James Emejo, David-Chyddy Eleke with Agency Report Faced wi
Buhari to CBN - No Objection to Flexible Exchange Rate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
By Bolaji Adebiyi, James Emejo, David-Chyddy Eleke with Agency Report Faced with an economy nearing recession and inflation at the highest in almost six years, President Muhammadu Buhari has backed down on his refusal to allow the naira to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reps Query Company's Acquisition of 289 Hectares in FCTThe House of Representatives on Tuesday queried the legality of Abuja Investmen
Reps Query Company's Acquisition of 289 Hectares in FCT
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
The House of Representatives on Tuesday queried the legality of Abuja Investment Company Limited (AICL) to possess 289 hectares under the land swap programme in the FCT. Rep. Heman Hembe, (APC - Benue), the Chairman, House Committee on FCT, said the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Enugu Residents Decry High Rate of Fraud From ATMsSome residents in Enugu have decried increasing fraudulent activities through t
Enugu Residents Decry High Rate of Fraud From ATMs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Some residents in Enugu have decried increasing fraudulent activities through the use of Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) in the state. The residents, who spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu on Tuesday, said that they were defrauded... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICT Among Key Deliberations During South Korea's State Visit to KenyaH.E. Park Geun-hye President of South Korea and President Uhuru Kenyatta have t
ICT Among Key Deliberations During South Korea's State Visit to Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
H.E. Park Geun-hye President of South Korea and President Uhuru Kenyatta have this afternoon led delegations in bilateral talks at State House. According to President Uhuru Kenyatta's Facebook page, the deliberations focused on consolidating... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
As Sirika Unfolds Vision for Nigerian AviationSenator Hadi Sirika, the Honourable Minister of State, Aviation has unfolded th
As Sirika Unfolds Vision for Nigerian Aviation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Senator Hadi Sirika, the Honourable Minister of State, Aviation has unfolded the vision and strategies of the President Mohammad Buhari administration for achieving a quantum leap forward for the Nigerian Aviation industry. First, he made it clear... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Local Economists Tipped On Data UseLocal economists and statisticians have been urged to embrace modern technologi
Local Economists Tipped On Data Use
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Local economists and statisticians have been urged to embrace modern technologies to enhance accuracy in data collection, interpretation and analysis. This was revealed during a public lecture in Kigali organised by Economic Policy Research Network... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bechtel Announces Executive Leadership ChangesReston, Virginia — - Names new Vice-Chairman, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), an
Bechtel Announces Executive Leadership Changes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Reston, Virginia — - Names new Vice-Chairman, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), and President & Chief Operating Officer (COO) - Brendan Bechtel to Become Fifth-Generation Family Member to Lead the Company Bechtel, one of the world's leading... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Banks to Lower 'Punitive' ChargesBy Happiness Zengeni and Tinashe Makichi BANKS have admitted that banking char
Banks to Lower 'Punitive' Charges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
By Happiness Zengeni and Tinashe Makichi BANKS have admitted that banking charges currently prevailing are punitive on depositors and will immediately start conversations around lowering them while Steward Bank will with effect from today halve the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Innovating, Adapting to a Cashless FutureBy Christopher Farai Charamba The old adage states that necessity is the mothe
Innovating, Adapting to a Cashless Future
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
By Christopher Farai Charamba The old adage states that necessity is the mother of invention. Rockefeller as the world's leading entrepreneur did not want to lose his place with the birth of new technology. He was forced to reinvent his business in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ZB Cautious About Mozambique VentureZB Holdings has obtained all the requisite regulatory approvals to start a rein
ZB Cautious About Mozambique Venture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
ZB Holdings has obtained all the requisite regulatory approvals to start a reinsurance business unit in Mozambique, but the group is taking a measured approach to the expansion. Group chief executive officer Ron Mutandagayi said recent developments... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Level Mobile Playing Field - EconetBy Happiness Zengeni and Conrad Mwanawashe ZIMBABWE'S largest telecommunicatio
Level Mobile Playing Field - Econet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
By Happiness Zengeni and Conrad Mwanawashe ZIMBABWE'S largest telecommunications provider, Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, says Government should level the playing field in the mobile services sector to ensure that players grow their businesses and in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe to Launch Trade Information PortalIndustry and Commerce Minister Mike Bimha is set to officially launch Zimbabwe'
Zimbabwe to Launch Trade Information Portal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Industry and Commerce Minister Mike Bimha is set to officially launch Zimbabwe's first ever Trade Information Portal (TIP) early next month. The Portal was developed under the EU-funded Trade and Private Sector Development Programme (TPSDP), which is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stanchart in Mobile Banking VentureSTANDARD Chartered Bank is launching its newest mobile and online banking platf
Stanchart in Mobile Banking Venture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
STANDARD Chartered Bank is launching its newest mobile and online banking platform to one million clients across eight African markets, including Zimbabwe, the most extensive digital rollout of its kind in Africa by an international bank. Supported... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Come Our Government Doesn't Get This?THERE is no need to be a Nobel Prize economist to decipher that the economic pa
How Come Our Government Doesn't Get This?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
THERE is no need to be a Nobel Prize economist to decipher that the economic pains ghost of 2008 is reincarnating at alarming speed. It equally doesn't need a prophetic calling to decipher that we are now on a downward spiral into an economic abyss... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Recognising Centrality of Informal SectorThe informal sector plays an important but sometimes a controversial role in th
Recognising Centrality of Informal Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
The informal sector plays an important but sometimes a controversial role in the country's economy. It provides jobs and reduces unemployment and underemployment, but in many employees receive low pay while job security is poor or non-existent. It... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cash Crisis - Save Our Souls, Comrades!It is in the interest of the ruling party and Government to make sure anything
Cash Crisis - Save Our Souls, Comrades!
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
It is in the interest of the ruling party and Government to make sure anything that undermines national confidence and happiness is stopped. An incident happened in one bank over the weekend that were it not so tragic, it would have been comic. It... Read more
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