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West Cumberland Times & Star
Barclays to shut down online and telephone banking during upcoming service upgradesCUSTOMERS of Barclays who use online services are being warned to expect disrup
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted moments ago
CUSTOMERS of Barclays who use online services are being warned to expect disruption over the next five months. Barclays is carrying out work to allow the bank to prepare for new legislation requiring financial institutions to separate some retail... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norwich grooming brand Percy Nobleman hoping to make the cut in America Percy Nobleman is a brand of men's grooming products which is being exported
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 minutes ago
Percy Nobleman is a brand of men's grooming products which is being exported across the world from Hethersett where the business was created by managing director Freddy Furbar.... Read more
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asianage
Nifty continues to rule firm for 3rd day, up 7 pointsMumbai: The NSE 50-share Nifty continued to rule firm for the third trading day
asianage / Posted 4 minutes ago
Mumbai: The NSE 50-share Nifty continued to rule firm for the third trading day by moving up by another 7 points to close at 9,904.15 on fresh buying mainly in IT and media counters. Sustained buying by domestic funds also boosted the market... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eko Atlantic City Partners Fine and Country West AfricaSouth Energyx Nigeria Limited, the developers and planners of Eko Atlantic City
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
South Energyx Nigeria Limited, the developers and planners of Eko Atlantic City, Nigeria's premium smart city situated in Victoria Island, has partnered with Fine and Country West Africa for the Refined Investors Series 2017, scheduled to take place... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Point of Sale Machines for SchoolsGovernment is making frantic efforts to ensure schools have Point of Sale machi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Government is making frantic efforts to ensure schools have Point of Sale machines to enable parents pay fees without challenges, Primary and Secondary Education Minister Dr Lazarus Dokora has said. Addressing stakeholders in the education sector and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IMF Delegation Meets Prime Minister to Discuss Economic PoliciesThe International Monetary Fund's (IMF) work involves conducting assessments of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
The International Monetary Fund's (IMF) work involves conducting assessments of the economic and social situation and, Mauritius has always made the most of lessons learnt, in particular, recommendations made by experts, said the Prime Minister,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Firm, Land Developers to Address Housing BacklogThe National Building Society has committed to addressing Zimbabwe's housing ba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
The National Building Society has committed to addressing Zimbabwe's housing backlog through partnering land developers to roll out more housing projects around the country. Speaking at the Amalinda housing development ribbon cutting event in Harare... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nóqui Administrator Calls for Openning of Commercial BanksMbanza Kongo — The lack of commercial banks in Noqui municipality, 165 kilomete
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Mbanza Kongo — The lack of commercial banks in Noqui municipality, 165 kilometers off Mbanza Kongo city, is a concern of municipal administration of that region. The lack of financial institutions has created serious constraints on the normal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Companies Invest Over U.S. $300 Million in Agro-IndustryCacuso — At least USD 310 million is the total value of an investment contract
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Cacuso — At least USD 310 million is the total value of an investment contract signed between private companies for the production of cereals, vegetables, fruits and meat in the Agro-industrial Complex of Capanda (PAC) in northern Malanje... Read more
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Herald Sun
Central bank tone sends global stocks downGlobal stocks fell on Thursday as investors trimmed their exposure to riskier a
Herald Sun / Posted 5 minutes ago
Global stocks fell on Thursday as investors trimmed their exposure to riskier assets after central bank minutes revealed a wary take on the economic outlook from ratesetters on both sides of the Atlantic. The European Central Bank expressed caution... Read more
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Weekly Times
Central bank tone sends global stocks downGlobal stocks fell on Thursday as investors trimmed their exposure to riskier a
Weekly Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Global stocks fell on Thursday as investors trimmed their exposure to riskier assets after central bank minutes revealed a wary take on the economic outlook from ratesetters on both sides of the Atlantic. The European Central Bank expressed caution... Read more
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Darien News-Review
United Rentals to acquire Miami firm in billion-dollar dealSTAMFORD — United Rentals announced late Wednesday that it would acquire Miami-
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 minutes ago
STAMFORD — United Rentals announced late Wednesday that it would acquire Miami-based rental firm Neff Corp. for approximately $1.3 billion. Neff represents one of the largest U.S. equipment rental companies, with a presence in 14 states. The company... Read more
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Variety
News Corp.’s Fox Sports Australia, Telstra’s Foxtel to MergeParent companies Telstra and News Corp. announced the merger Thursday, saying t
Variety / Posted 6 minutes ago
Parent companies Telstra and News Corp. announced the merger Thursday, saying the combined entity would align ownership and management and offer Australian consumers greater choice. The companies aim to complete the transaction in the first half of... Read more
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Variety
Nielsen Looks to Cash In on eSports Craze With New Research and Consulting GroupThe research and measurement firm announced the launch of Nielsen Esports, a ne
Variety / Posted 6 minutes ago
The research and measurement firm announced the launch of Nielsen Esports, a new business unit within Nielsen Entertainment focused on the rapidly growing sector. Nielsen Esports will deliver global research on sponsorship valuation and eSports... Read more
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Reuters
Trump policy doubts, weak inflation to weigh on Wall Street(Reuters) - Wall Street was set to open lower on Thursday as minutes from the F
Reuters / Posted 7 minutes ago
(Reuters) - Wall Street was set to open lower on Thursday as minutes from the Federal Reserve's July meeting showed growing concerns over weak inflation, while investors worried about President Donald Trump's ability to pursue his pro-growth... Read more
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Reuters
Lufthansa in talks to buy most of Air Berlin planesFRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) is in talks to buy a majori
Reuters / Posted 8 minutes ago
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) is in talks to buy a majority of insolvent Air Berlin's (AB1.DE) aircraft, with the backing of Berlin, which is pushing for a national aviation champion, media reports said on Thursday. Air Berlin,... Read more
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The North West Star
Warnings after $26,000 of water goes down the drainAn undetected leak has wasted five Olympic pools of water. HUNTER Water has re
The North West Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
An undetected leak has wasted five Olympic pools of water. HUNTER Water has reminded its customers to frequently check their household meters after an undetected leak at a house in Adamstown led to a $26,000 bill for the owners. The Newcastle... Read more
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Reuters
India clears purchase of six Boeing helicopters in $650 million dealNEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Defence Acquisition Council on Thursday cleared t
Reuters / Posted 8 minutes ago
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Defence Acquisition Council on Thursday cleared the purchase of six more Boeing Co (BA.N) Apache helicopters in a deal worth 42 billion rupees ($654.6 million), a defense ministry official said. The order follows on... Read more
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Reuters
Air Berlin assets to go to more than one buyer: German government officialBERLIN (Reuters) - A senior German government official was quoted as saying on
Reuters / Posted 8 minutes ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - A senior German government official was quoted as saying on Thursday that the assets of insolvent Air Berlin (AB1.DE) could not be bought by any one competitor due to regulatory reasons. "It is quite clear that there won't be a... Read more
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This is West Country
A LEVELS: Free Nandos if you picked up results todayWhether you are looking to celebrate or drown your sorrows, students who picked
This is West Country / Posted 8 minutes ago
Whether you are looking to celebrate or drown your sorrows, students who picked up their results today could get free food at their local Nandos. Pupils can get their hands on a free quarter chicken or fire-starter for today only. All you need is... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Which major Australian company is shouting its staff a one-off payment as a rewardAustralia's biggest wine company Treasury Wine Estates will boost shareholder r
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
Australia's biggest wine company Treasury Wine Estates will boost shareholder returns and reward staff with a one-off bonus payment to recognise their contribution. Treasury revealed the cash splash on Thursday, when it announced that net profit... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Warnings after $26,000 of water goes down the drainAn undetected leak has wasted five Olympic pools of water. HUNTER Water has re
Daily Liberal / Posted 13 minutes ago
An undetected leak has wasted five Olympic pools of water. HUNTER Water has reminded its customers to frequently check their household meters after an undetected leak at a house in Adamstown led to a $26,000 bill for the owners. The Newcastle... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Today is move in day for USF studentsIn Focus with Allison Walker Torres is a 30-minute public affairs program, feat
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 16 minutes ago
In Focus with Allison Walker Torres is a 30-minute public affairs program, featuring a roundtable of newsmakers representing a range of perspectives, including local officials and expert analysts as they tackle topical issues of importance to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Warnings after $26,000 of water goes down the drainAn undetected leak has wasted five Olympic pools of water. HUNTER Water has re
The Border Mail / Posted 16 minutes ago
An undetected leak has wasted five Olympic pools of water. HUNTER Water has reminded its customers to frequently check their household meters after an undetected leak at a house in Adamstown led to a $26,000 bill for the owners. The Newcastle... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Campaign for KCI contract hinges on conflicting cost estimatesAug. 16--The campaign for the Kansas City International Airport single-terminal
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 16 minutes ago
Aug. 16--The campaign for the Kansas City International Airport single-terminal project started about a month ago with radio and television spots and has now transformed, like most political campaigns, into accusations and competing claims. The... Read more
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Business Insider
Alibaba blows past estimates(Reuters) - Alibaba, China's top e-commerce firm, beat analyst's estimates with
Business Insider / Posted 17 minutes ago
(Reuters) - Alibaba, China's top e-commerce firm, beat analyst's estimates with a 56 percent rise in first-quarter revenue, driven by growth in online sales which make up most of its business. Thursday's results show that Alibaba Group Holding Ltd ,... Read more
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Kiplinger.com
6 Stocks With the Warren Buffett Seal of ApprovalSynchrony Financial wasn’t the only banking stock worthy of Buffett’s attention
Kiplinger.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
Synchrony Financial wasn’t the only banking stock worthy of Buffett’s attention last quarter. Berkshire Hathaway massively increased its stake in Bank of New York Mellon Corp (BK) by a whopping 52%. Buffett originally started buying BK in the first... Read more
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Business Wire
Ann M. Miller Joins Cowen’s Special Situations TeamNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cowen Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN) (“Cowen” or the “Company”)
Business Wire / Posted 17 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cowen Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN) (“Cowen” or the “Company”) today announced that Ann M. Miller has joined Cowen’s Investment Banking team as a Director in the Special Situations Group. Ms. Miller is based in Cowen’s New York City... Read more
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Business Wire
JW Hill Capital Acquires GKN Aerospace Bandy Machining, Inc.NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--JW Hill Capital announced today the acq
Business Wire / Posted 17 minutes ago
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--JW Hill Capital announced today the acquisition of GKN Aerospace Bandy Machining, Inc. (“Bandy” or the “Company”), a subsidiary of GKN Aerospace. For over 50 years, Bandy has been the leading producer of... Read more
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Business Wire
Hot Topics Recap: Back to School 2017NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following are the latest Back to School 2017 news re
Business Wire / Posted 17 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following are the latest Back to School 2017 news releases and story ideas for reporters, bloggers and media outlets: BROOKINGS, S.D.--Larson Manufacturing Sponsors “Front Door Moments 2017” Source: Larson... Read more
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