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heraldscotland
Thai company wins Inverness hotel management contractComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Thai company wins Inverness hotel management contract
heraldscotland / Posted a minute ago
Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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heraldscotland
SNP Westminster leader Angus Robertson celebrates marriage to Jennifer DempsieComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
SNP Westminster leader Angus Robertson celebrates marriage to Jennifer Dempsie
heraldscotland / Posted a minute ago
Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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heraldscotland
Two in hospital after west Dunbartonshire flat 'explosion'Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
Two in hospital after west Dunbartonshire flat 'explosion'
heraldscotland / Posted a minute ago
Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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heraldscotland
Jobs lost at Aberdeen engineering firmA further 49 employees - 46 in Aberdeen and three in Caithness - have been sent
Jobs lost at Aberdeen engineering firm
heraldscotland / Posted a minute ago
A further 49 employees - 46 in Aberdeen and three in Caithness - have been sent home pending clarification of ongoing customer requirements. A further eight based in Aberdeen have been retained to assist KPMG. EESL, which has been trading since... Read more
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Times of Malta
As crude hits $50 a barrel, options market suggests jittersWith the price of oil finally touching $50 (€45) a barrel this week, producers
As crude hits $50 a barrel, options market suggests jitters
Times of Malta / Posted 2 minutes ago
With the price of oil finally touching $50 (€45) a barrel this week, producers and speculators have been loading up on options to protect themselves from a downside risk, signalling there are still some jitters surrounding the recent rally. Deep... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Fast money: Banks making it easier to split the tabFILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, a customer uses an ATM at
Fast money: Banks making it easier to split the tab
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 minutes ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, a customer uses an ATM at a branch of Chase Bank, in New York. JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo and other big banks are upgrading their online payment services to let customers make instant transfers of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Janet Yellen: Rate rise likely appropriate in 'coming months'She said she expects economic activity to pick up and the labor market, with un
Janet Yellen: Rate rise likely appropriate in 'coming months'
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
She said she expects economic activity to pick up and the labor market, with unemployment currently at 5.0 percent, to improve, supporting a slow and gradual increase in the Fed's benchmark short-term rate. "The economy is continuing to improve,"... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government defining state-of-the-art technology to draw defence FDINEW DELHI: India is drawing up guidelines to define "state-of-the-art" techn
Government defining state-of-the-art technology to draw defence FDI
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: India is drawing up guidelines to define "state-of-the-art" technology and facilitate the flow of foreign direct investment in the defence sector. The guidelines are crucial, given that the Foreign Investment Promotion Board is... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government mulls transparent mechanism to check bad loans on anvilNEW DELHI: A transparent interim mechanism with participation from the Reserve
Government mulls transparent mechanism to check bad loans on anvil
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: A transparent interim mechanism with participation from the Reserve Bank of India and the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) is being considered to check the rising tide of bad loans and protect bankers from "nefarious vigilance... Read more
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11 News Houston
Yellen: Rate hikeFederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday the central bank is likely to ra
Yellen: Rate hike
11 News Houston / Posted 6 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday the central bank is likely to raise interest rates in coming months if the economy continues to improve as expected. Yellen did not say whether Fed policymakers are leaning toward hiking the central... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Janet Yellen says Fed could raise rates in coming monthsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday that an
Janet Yellen says Fed could raise rates in coming months
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 minutes ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday that an interest rate hike would be appropriate in the coming months if the economy keeps improving. While economic growth was relatively weak at the end of last year and... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Yellen: Rate hikeFederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday the central bank is likely to ra
Yellen: Rate hike
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 8 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday the central bank is likely to raise interest rates in coming months if the economy continues to improve as expected. Yellen did not say whether Fed policymakers are leaning toward hiking the central... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Fast money: Banks making it easier to split the tabFILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, a customer uses an ATM at
Fast money: Banks making it easier to split the tab
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 minutes ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, a customer uses an ATM at a branch of Chase Bank, in New York. JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo and other big banks are upgrading their online payment services to let customers make instant transfers of... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Yellen: Rate hikeFederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday the central bank is likely to ra
Yellen: Rate hike
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 9 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday the central bank is likely to raise interest rates in coming months if the economy continues to improve as expected. Yellen did not say whether Fed policymakers are leaning toward hiking the central... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Yellen: Rate hikeFederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday the central bank is likely to ra
Yellen: Rate hike
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 10 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday the central bank is likely to raise interest rates in coming months if the economy continues to improve as expected. Yellen did not say whether Fed policymakers are leaning toward hiking the central... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Soon, it may pay to use Apple Pay; loyalty program may be Apple’s next step – MacDailyNews“Soon, it may pay to use Apple Pay,” Ian Kar reports for Quartz. “Close financi
Soon, it may pay to use Apple Pay; loyalty program may be Apple’s next step – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 11 minutes ago
“Soon, it may pay to use Apple Pay,” Ian Kar reports for Quartz. “Close financial partners and job postings on Apple’s career page hint that the company is interested in more closely integrating Apple Pay into loyalty programs that reward customers... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Data analytics to improve insurance products’Objective was to learn from the Asian experience and also offer Indian expertis
‘Data analytics to improve insurance products’
The Hindu / Posted 11 minutes ago
Objective was to learn from the Asian experience and also offer Indian expertise in data collection and analytics Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) Chairman T.S. Vijayan on Friday said unless companies and regulatory... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Why you should never buy a brand new carSOME say there's nothing like the feeling of driving a brand new car. Personall
Why you should never buy a brand new car
Daily Examiner / Posted 13 minutes ago
SOME say there's nothing like the feeling of driving a brand new car. Personally, I am in tears just thinking of the depreciation. I reckon we tear up about 25% of the car's value as we drive out of the showroom! Many agree with me. Some 1.2... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
World's Largest Hedge Fund Gets $22 Million Loan From ConnecticutA commission approved a $22 million loan and grant package on Friday to help th
World's Largest Hedge Fund Gets $22 Million Loan From Connecticut
NBC Connecticut / Posted 13 minutes ago
A commission approved a $22 million loan and grant package on Friday to help the world's largest hedge fund upgrade and expand its offices despite questions about whether the deal makes financial sense for a state facing continued budget... Read more
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KTVN Reno
World's largest hedge fund gets aid package from ConnecticutHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A commission approved a $22 million loan and grant packa
World's largest hedge fund gets aid package from Connecticut
KTVN Reno / Posted 14 minutes ago
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A commission approved a $22 million loan and grant package on Friday to help the world's largest hedge fund upgrade and expand its offices despite questions about whether the deal makes financial sense for a state facing... Read more
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Zero Hedge
What Would Ludwig von Mises Do In Venezuela?Submitted by Tho Bishop via The Mises Institute, The crisis in Venezuela is th
What Would Ludwig von Mises Do In Venezuela?
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 minutes ago
Submitted by Tho Bishop via The Mises Institute, The crisis in Venezuela is the most modern illustration of the horrific consequences of socialism and the devastating reality of hyperinflation. What makes this disaster all the more infuriating is... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
What do Ken Starr, Bank of America and crimes without criminals have in common?We can assume that the Baylor Board of Regents intends for blame to fall on Sta
What do Ken Starr, Bank of America and crimes without criminals have in common?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
We can assume that the Baylor Board of Regents intends for blame to fall on Starr and Art Briles, the football coach, who has been "suspended with intent to terminate." (The implication is that negotiations will have to establish how much money... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Mergers in the healthcare sector: why you'll pay moreWe know all about the benefits in store for us when big hospital chains merge a
Mergers in the healthcare sector: why you'll pay more
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
We know all about the benefits in store for us when big hospital chains merge and bigger health insurance companies grow even bigger: Lower prices. More efficient healthcare. More innovation. Better customer service. That's what hospital and... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
WPX offering severance packages to 58 Parachute employeesWPX Energy will extend severance packages to 58 employees at the energy company
WPX offering severance packages to 58 Parachute employees
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 17 minutes ago
WPX Energy will extend severance packages to 58 employees at the energy company’s former office in Parachute. WPX in early April completed the sale of all Piceance Basin assets to Terra Energy Partners LLC for $910 million. The 207 Parachute... Read more
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Philly.com
Janet Yellen says Fed could raise rates in coming monthsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday that an
Janet Yellen says Fed could raise rates in coming months
Philly.com / Posted 18 minutes ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday that an interest rate hike would be appropriate in the coming months if the economy keeps improving. While economic growth was relatively weak at the end of last year and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH banks under attack by hackersForeign hackers had been attacking Philippine banks since late last year, and s
PH banks under attack by hackers
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 minutes ago
Foreign hackers had been attacking Philippine banks since late last year, and slowed down only after the theft of $81 million from the central bank of Bangladesh was discovered, the Inquirer learned on Saturday. The attacks—characterized as “probing... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Salem police discuss increase in homicidesJanet Yellen gave a big hint Friday that interest rates could go up in June or
Salem police discuss increase in homicides
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 20 minutes ago
Janet Yellen gave a big hint Friday that interest rates could go up in June or July. "Probably in the coming months such a move would be appropriate," Yellen, the Federal Reserve chair, told Harvard professor Greg Mankiw at an awards reception in... Read more
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The Star
Forex loss hits Kulim; profit dips 180%KUALA LUMPUR: Plantation firm Kulim (M) Bhd posted a pre-tax loss of RM19.44mil
Forex loss hits Kulim; profit dips 180%
The Star / Posted 20 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Plantation firm Kulim (M) Bhd posted a pre-tax loss of RM19.44mil, down 180% from a pre-tax profit of RM24.58mil for the same quarter last year. “The decrease of 179.10% was mainly due to unrealised foreign exchange loss of RM16.56mil... Read more
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The Star
Wall Street rises, sees bright side of higher rates (Update 1)At 2:48pm (Friday), the Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.08% at 17,843.22
Wall Street rises, sees bright side of higher rates (Update 1)
The Star / Posted 21 minutes ago
At 2:48pm (Friday), the Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.08% at 17,843.22 points and the S&P 500 had gained 0.22% to 2,094.62. The Reuters photo shows traders working on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. NEW YORK: Wall Street rose on... Read more
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The Irish Times
Blackstone poised to double money on former BurlingtonJoe Brennan and Pamela Newenham The firm has hired agents to sell the hotel, a
Blackstone poised to double money on former Burlington
The Irish Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
Joe Brennan and Pamela Newenham The firm has hired agents to sell the hotel, along with fellow inns operated by the Hilton Worldwide’s DoubleTree brand in London and Amsterdam for a combined €980 million, Bloomberg reported yesterday. Broker... Read more
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