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NBC Bay Area
Fact Check: Democratic National Convention Day 3President Barack Obama claimed that under his administration, “we finally began
Fact Check: Democratic National Convention Day 3
NBC Bay Area / Posted a minute ago
President Barack Obama claimed that under his administration, “we finally began to wean ourselves off foreign oil,” but dependency on imported oil had begun to drop years before he took office. The president repeated a frequent boast that the U.S.... Read more
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Business Standard India
How GST deal was clinchedRajya Sabha may pass it next week, with consensus on revenue-neutral rate betwe
How GST deal was clinched
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
Rajya Sabha may pass it next week, with consensus on revenue-neutral rate between Centre & statesRajya Sabha may pass it next week, with consensus on revenue-neutral rate between Centre & states The empowered committee of the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sunil Kant Munjal, Joint MD at Hero MotoCorp, to step downPlans to focus his time and energy on independent and core businesses and pursu
Sunil Kant Munjal, Joint MD at Hero MotoCorp, to step down
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
Plans to focus his time and energy on independent and core businesses and pursue new business interests Sunil Kant Munjal, joint managing director at Hero MotoCorp will step down from his... Read more
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Business Standard India
Will Jabong save Flipkart from Amazon?A private equity investor felt Jabong's acquisition would make Flipkart out of
Will Jabong save Flipkart from Amazon?
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
A private equity investor felt Jabong's acquisition would make Flipkart out of reach for Amazon for good in one area Flipkart is one of those companies that never ceases to surprise or stay out of the news. Just... Read more
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Island Packet
Asian shares slip as investors await Bank of Japan decisionAsian stock benchmarks were mostly lower Thursday as investors digested an upbe
Asian shares slip as investors await Bank of Japan decision
Island Packet / Posted 2 minutes ago
Asian stock benchmarks were mostly lower Thursday as investors digested an upbeat Fed assessment of the U.S. economy that raised the prospect of further rate hikes, while anticipating more stimulus from Japan. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei... Read more
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Business Standard India
BEL, BEML gain as Govt abolishes guidelines for JVs by defence PSUsBharat Electronics was up 1.4% at Rs 1,235.95 and BEML was up 3.3% at Rs 1,024.
BEL, BEML gain as Govt abolishes guidelines for JVs by defence PSUs
Business Standard India / Posted 3 minutes ago
Bharat Electronics was up 1.4% at Rs 1,235.95 and BEML was up 3.3% at Rs 1,024.25 on the BSE after the Union Cabinet approved abolition of the guidelines for establishing joint venture companies by defence public sector undertakings. The abolition... Read more
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Business Standard India
Key Indian equity market indices open in greenBoth indices were upon positive expectation that GST will get passed in the cur
Key Indian equity market indices open in green
Business Standard India / Posted 3 minutes ago
Both indices were upon positive expectation that GST will get passed in the current monsoon session Buoyed by the progress of Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill, the key Indian equity market indices... Read more
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CTV News
Asian markets slip as investors await Bank of JapanHONG KONG - Asian stock markets were mostly lower Thursday as investors digeste
Asian markets slip as investors await Bank of Japan
CTV News / Posted 4 minutes ago
HONG KONG - Asian stock markets were mostly lower Thursday as investors digested an upbeat Fed assessment of the U.S. economy that raised the prospect of further rate hikes as they anticipate more stimulus from Japan. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Lloyds bank set to cut 3,000 jobs and close 200 branchesLloyds Banking Group has announced it will cut 3,000 roles and close 200 branch
Lloyds bank set to cut 3,000 jobs and close 200 branches
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 minutes ago
Lloyds Banking Group has announced it will cut 3,000 roles and close 200 branches, even as it reported a doubling of pre-tax profits. The group reported a £2.5bn profit for the half year to the end of June, compared with £1.2bn. Almost 10 per cent... Read more
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Daily Herald
Credit Suisse turns 2Q profit, down sharply from a year agoGENEVA -- Credit Suisse says second-quarter net profit plunged 84 percent as th
Credit Suisse turns 2Q profit, down sharply from a year ago
Daily Herald / Posted 6 minutes ago
GENEVA -- Credit Suisse says second-quarter net profit plunged 84 percent as the Swiss bank pressed on with a restructuring and revaluation of its investment banking portfolio. The bank, which is being restructured by CEO Tidjane Thiam, still... Read more
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Daily Herald
Asian shares slip as investors await Bank of Japan decisionHONG KONG -- Asian stock benchmarks were mostly lower Thursday as investors dig
Asian shares slip as investors await Bank of Japan decision
Daily Herald / Posted 6 minutes ago
HONG KONG -- Asian stock benchmarks were mostly lower Thursday as investors digested an upbeat Fed assessment of the U.S. economy that raised the prospect of further rate hikes, while anticipating more stimulus from Japan. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's... Read more
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Kagay-an News
Juan Science, One Nation: PH needs to ramp up Research & Development Expenditures to compete globally Jul 28, 2016 Public and private sector institutions continue to conduct rese
Juan Science, One Nation: PH needs to ramp up Research & Development Expenditures to compete globally
Kagay-an News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Jul 28, 2016 Public and private sector institutions continue to conduct research studies relevant to the growing needs of Northern Mindanao but... Read more
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PhysOrg
Smartphone sales drive Samsung Q2 profitSamsung said its key mobile division enjoyed "substantial earnings improvement"
Smartphone sales drive Samsung Q2 profit
PhysOrg / Posted 7 minutes ago
Samsung said its key mobile division enjoyed "substantial earnings improvement" led by expanded sales of its high-end Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge phones Solid sales of its flagship smartphone and an aggressive cost-cutting drive saw Samsung Electronics on... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Brexit fails to dent Dutch manufacturing confidenceThe British vote in favour of leaving the European Union has not had a signific
Brexit fails to dent Dutch manufacturing confidence
DutchNews.nl / Posted 8 minutes ago
The British vote in favour of leaving the European Union has not had a significant impact on Dutch manufacturers’ confidence, the national statistics office CBS said on Thursday. While there has been a very slight drop in confidence compared with... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Regulators propose huge overhaul of debt collection industryNEW YORK (AP) � The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau proposed a massive ove
Regulators propose huge overhaul of debt collection industry
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) � The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau proposed a massive overhaul of the multibillion dollar debt-collection industry on Thursday, which would restrict collectors from calling numerous times a day, require them to have more... Read more
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BBC News
Lloyds to cut 3,000 jobs and 200 branches as profits soar - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Lloyds to cut 3,000 jobs and 200 branches as profits soar
BBC News / Posted 10 minutes ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Lloyds to cut 3,000 jobs and 200 branches... Read more
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metro
Lloyds bank to cut 3,000 jobs and close 200 branches after BrexitLloyds has announced 3,000 job cuts (Picture: Getty) Lloyds Banking Group has
Lloyds bank to cut 3,000 jobs and close 200 branches after Brexit
metro / Posted 11 minutes ago
Lloyds has announced 3,000 job cuts (Picture: Getty) Lloyds Banking Group has today announced that it is going to axe 3,000 jobs and close 200 branches across the UK. The bank said that it is bracing for a cut in interest rates following the UK’s... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mining, manufacturing to lift SA growthGrowth in Africa’s most modernised economy contracted by 1.2 percent in the fir
Mining, manufacturing to lift SA growth
iol.co.za / Posted 12 minutes ago
Growth in Africa’s most modernised economy contracted by 1.2 percent in the first quarter, Mminele said. “The Reserve Bank does not believe a contraction in the second quarterly is likely,” he said. South Africa should, however, narrowly avoid a... Read more
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iol.co.za
PIC supports Ascendis, Bounty Brands to tune of R1.8bnIt forms part of the funding of the recent acquisition by Ascendis of major Eur
PIC supports Ascendis, Bounty Brands to tune of R1.8bn
iol.co.za / Posted 12 minutes ago
It forms part of the funding of the recent acquisition by Ascendis of major European health-care businesses Remedica Holdings and Scitec International in separate transactions for a total of R7.3bn. In a joint announcement yesterday, the PIC and... Read more
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iol.co.za
CFOs face tight times - surveyJohannesburg - Global professional services firm Deloitte yesterday released it
CFOs face tight times - survey
iol.co.za / Posted 12 minutes ago
Johannesburg - Global professional services firm Deloitte yesterday released its ninth annual chief financial officer (CFO) survey for sub-Saharan Africa. Roy Campbell, the chief financial officer programme leader, said the economic environment,... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Sky Full-Year Earnings, Subscribers RiseThe pan-European pay TV giant, in which Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox owns
Sky Full-Year Earnings, Subscribers Rise
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 14 minutes ago
The pan-European pay TV giant, in which Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox owns a 39 percent stake, posts its fiscal-year results. Pan-European pay TV giant Sky on Thursday said it continued to add video subscribers in the latest quarter and year and... Read more
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asianage
Market gatheres momentum, Sensex up 120 pts amid F&O expiryThe 30-share index was trading higher at 28,144.32. Mumbai: Sensex surged by a
Market gatheres momentum, Sensex up 120 pts amid F&O expiry
asianage / Posted 16 minutes ago
The 30-share index was trading higher at 28,144.32. Mumbai: Sensex surged by about 120 points to 28,144.32, bringing up gains for the second straight day on sustained foreign fund inflows and persistent buying by investors as the Cabinet yesterday... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Classifieds: July 28, 2016_____________________________ Help Wanted/Drivers Drivers, CDL-A: Home EVERY
Classifieds: July 28, 2016
The Birmingham Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
_____________________________ Help Wanted/Drivers Drivers, CDL-A: Home EVERY Weekend!! Dedicated Southeast! Walk Away Lease, No Money Down. Drivers average $1500/wk 855-971-8522 _______________________ M-F; 8am – 1pm PAY $1,000 per... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hundreds Flout Procurement PlanThe Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (PPRA) has warned 361 public instit
Hundreds Flout Procurement Plan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
The Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (PPRA) has warned 361 public institution and agencies over delays to comply with norms that require submitting General Procurement Notices (GPNs) based on the Annual Procurement Plan for financial year... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Traders Welcome Retail Trade OrderKampala — Traders, employers, labour unions and politicians yesterday cheered P
Traders Welcome Retail Trade Order
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
Kampala — Traders, employers, labour unions and politicians yesterday cheered President Museveni's order on foreigners in retail trade and observed that the "importation of importers" had distorted the economy, worsened unemployment and poverty... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ray of Hope for Wema BankA 10.6% growth in profit for the half year ended June 2016 by Wema Bank is a po
Ray of Hope for Wema Bank
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
A 10.6% growth in profit for the half year ended June 2016 by Wema Bank is a pointer to improved returns for investors of the bank at the end of the year. Investors have started seeing the corporate results of listed companies for the half year (H1)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oh Yes, Cashless Payments Are Regulated!'Cashless payments'. What I've just written is perhaps the most boring sentence
Oh Yes, Cashless Payments Are Regulated!
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
'Cashless payments'. What I've just written is perhaps the most boring sentence I've ever written in my decade-long career as a writer. However, to Evangeline Bikorimana, a tea farmer from Gicumbi District, cashless payments have literally lifted her... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Letshego Looks to Mobile Banking to Deepen Financial InclusionGovernment is encouraging Rwandans to embrace information and communication tec
Letshego Looks to Mobile Banking to Deepen Financial Inclusion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
Government is encouraging Rwandans to embrace information and communication technology (ICT) tools, like debit and credit cards, and mobile money services to help reduce the use of paper money as it moves toward a cashless economy in the medium to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda to Host Key Agriculture Financing ConferenceOver 250 international and local agricultural experts will converge at Kigali's
Rwanda to Host Key Agriculture Financing Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
Over 250 international and local agricultural experts will converge at Kigali's Marriott Hotel from August 1 to 3 in a conference to review best practices and how they can be shared to benefit more people. The meeting is organised by African Rural... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Blis Technologies forecasts first profit of more than $700k in 2017Blis Technologies [NZX: BLT], the biotechnology firm, expects to post a profit
Blis Technologies forecasts first profit of more than $700k in 2017
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 18 minutes ago
Blis Technologies [NZX: BLT], the biotechnology firm, expects to post a profit of at least $700,000 for the 2017 financial year. In May, the company said it expected to report its first annual profit in the year to March 31, 2017. After market close... Read more
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