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AllAfrica.com
Competition Among Telecos Healthy for the EconomyIn the telecommunications sector, things are moving at such a speed that gone a
Competition Among Telecos Healthy for the Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
In the telecommunications sector, things are moving at such a speed that gone are the days when a one-minute call would pull one back a whole Sh1,000. Today, one needs about Sh60 to make a one-minute call. Going by what former Vodacom Tanzania... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzania Can Learn From Iceland Geothermal Energy StridesIceland — Geothermal energy is not among the much known sources of energy in Ta
Tanzania Can Learn From Iceland Geothermal Energy Strides
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Iceland — Geothermal energy is not among the much known sources of energy in Tanzania. However, the country is believed to be endowed with an abundant resource base that can generate electricity and furthermore utilise the spent geothermal fluid... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Malema's Party Speaks on Gordhan 'Debacle'The Economic Freedom Fighters reiterates the previously shared position that th
Malema's Party Speaks on Gordhan 'Debacle'
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
The Economic Freedom Fighters reiterates the previously shared position that the Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan should, at most, cooperate with the investigation process conducted by the Directorate of Priority Crime Investigation, the Hawks,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The African Development Bank Group and Jetro to Sign an MOU for Increased Collaboration in Infrastructure and Private Sector DevelopmentThe African Development Bank Group (comprised of the African Development Bank a
The African Development Bank Group and Jetro to Sign an MOU for Increased Collaboration in Infrastructure and Private Sector Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
The African Development Bank Group (comprised of the African Development Bank and the African Development Fund; AfDB/ADF) and the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on August 26, 2016 at the Sixth... Read more
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International Business Times
Pound on track to post weekly gains against euro and dollar despite slight declineThe pound fell against most of its major rivals on Thursday (25 August 2016) bu
Pound on track to post weekly gains against euro and dollar despite slight decline
International Business Times / Posted a minute ago
The pound fell against most of its major rivals on Thursday (25 August 2016) but remained on track to clinch weekly gains against most of its major peers. Having breached the $1.32 threshold for the first time in two weeks on Wednesday, sterling... Read more
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CNBC
You can't remove history overnight: Lightsource chairman talks coalThe chairman of Lightsource Renewable Energy said that renewable sources of ene
You can't remove history overnight: Lightsource chairman talks coal
CNBC / Posted 2 minutes ago
The chairman of Lightsource Renewable Energy said that renewable sources of energy offer a strong alternative to traditional "dirty fuels" such as coal. "You cannot remove history overnight, but… I think today we have, fortunately, another solution... Read more
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CNBC
Your first trade for Thursday, August 25Trader disclosure: On August 24, 2016, the following stocks and commodities men
Your first trade for Thursday, August 25
CNBC / Posted 2 minutes ago
Trader disclosure: On August 24, 2016, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC's "Fast Money" were owned by the "Fast Money" traders: Tim Seymour is long APC, AVP, BAC, BBRY, CLF, DAL, DO, DVYE, EDC, EWZ, F,... Read more
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CNBC
Buy Netflix on future millennial growth, William Blair saysInvestors should buy Netflix on the prospect of a surge in millennial subscribe
Buy Netflix on future millennial growth, William Blair says
CNBC / Posted 2 minutes ago
Investors should buy Netflix on the prospect of a surge in millennial subscribers in the next few years, according to William Blair, which upgraded the shares of the streaming video company to outperform from market perform. "Netflix has a longer... Read more
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CNBC
Top tech investor Paul Meeks: Run for the hills when this happensI traffic in tech stocks. When they're good they're very good, but when they're
Top tech investor Paul Meeks: Run for the hills when this happens
CNBC / Posted 2 minutes ago
I traffic in tech stocks. When they're good they're very good, but when they're bad, well, you know. Occupational hazard. I've learned lessons over the years and I have lashes on my back to prove it. Academics tell you that the market is efficient,... Read more
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CNBC
The Fed needs to stop stalling and hike rates nowSecond, the unemployment rate at 4.9 percent is lower than it has been 79 perce
The Fed needs to stop stalling and hike rates now
CNBC / Posted 2 minutes ago
Second, the unemployment rate at 4.9 percent is lower than it has been 79 percent of the time over the past 50 years. Wage growth, the number of discouraged workers, the number of long-term unemployed and the number of those working part time that... Read more
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CNBC
Mylan shares bounce after saying it will expand cost-cutting programsThe company has come under fire for a more than 400 percent price increase in t
Mylan shares bounce after saying it will expand cost-cutting programs
CNBC / Posted 2 minutes ago
The company has come under fire for a more than 400 percent price increase in the past decade for some customers. On Wednesday, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton tweeted "there's no justification for these price hikes." The stock... Read more
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Reuters
Uber lost at least $1.27 billion in first half of 2016CrowdStrike, other cybersecurity firms integrating industry cooperative SAN FR
Uber lost at least $1.27 billion in first half of 2016
Reuters / Posted 2 minutes ago
CrowdStrike, other cybersecurity firms integrating industry cooperative SAN FRANCISCO Some information security companies that were shut out of the leading system for sharing data on malicious software are revealing more about how their own systems... Read more
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CNBC
Early movers: TIF, MYL, RIG, NFLX, SDRL, HPQ, WSM & moreCheck out which companies are making headlines before the bell: Mylan — Mylan'
Early movers: TIF, MYL, RIG, NFLX, SDRL, HPQ, WSM & more
CNBC / Posted 2 minutes ago
Check out which companies are making headlines before the bell: Mylan — Mylan's stock rose in the premarket after the firm announced a series of steps to cut costs for EpiPen, a drug used to treat allergies. The company is reducing the cost of... Read more
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Reuters
Fiscal spend in richer euro countries would help periphery: ECB paperPeople walk through the Mall of Berlin shopping centre during its opening night
Fiscal spend in richer euro countries would help periphery: ECB paper
Reuters / Posted 2 minutes ago
People walk through the Mall of Berlin shopping centre during its opening night in Berlin, September 24, 2014. REUTERS/Thomas Peter/File Photo FRANKFURT Fiscal spending in "core" euro zone countries, such as Germany, would help weaker economies in... Read more
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Reuters
More than 20 global fintech hubs to form federation in innovation pushHard disks are pictured inside a server room at a company in Bangkok, Thailand,
More than 20 global fintech hubs to form federation in innovation push
Reuters / Posted 2 minutes ago
Hard disks are pictured inside a server room at a company in Bangkok, Thailand, April 5, 2016. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha/File Photo LONDON Financial technology groups from more than 20 cities across the world plan to form a federation of... Read more
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Reuters
Wall Street set to open lower; Yellen awaitedU.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference followi
Wall Street set to open lower; Yellen awaited
Reuters / Posted 2 minutes ago
U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference following the two-day Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) policy meeting in Washington, DC, U.S. on March 16, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo Wall Street was set to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Sears to borrow $300 million from CEO Lampert as losses mountLampert's ESL Investments offered to lend Sears $300 million this month, and Se
Sears to borrow $300 million from CEO Lampert as losses mount
The Morning Call / Posted 4 minutes ago
Lampert's ESL Investments offered to lend Sears $300 million this month, and Sears accepted, the Hoffman Estates, Illinois-based company said in a statement Thursday. The loan is secured by a junior lien against Sears's inventory, receivables and... Read more
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dna
Sensex dips 224 pts,Nifty below 8,600 on US rate hike concernsDomestic equities failed to sustain the positive momentum on F&O expiry day as
Sensex dips 224 pts,Nifty below 8,600 on US rate hike concerns
dna / Posted 4 minutes ago
Domestic equities failed to sustain the positive momentum on F&O expiry day as fag-end selling pulled down the benchmark Sensex by over 224 points, the worst single-day fall in more than two weeks, amid growing US rate hike concerns ahead of Fed... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Mortgage company brings 600 jobs to LongviewSix hundred job openings are headed to East Texas. Nationstar Mortgage is open
Mortgage company brings 600 jobs to Longview
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 minutes ago
Six hundred job openings are headed to East Texas. Nationstar Mortgage is opening a customer contact center in Longview. The mortgage company which is headquartered in Dallas will lease a 600-seat facility in an existing building at the Triple Creek... Read more
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Unified Payments Interface goes live, currently available for customer of 21 banksNational Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) on Thursday said the Unified Paym
Unified Payments Interface goes live, currently available for customer of 21 banks
dna / Posted 5 minutes ago
National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) on Thursday said the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) is live and currently available for customers of 21 banks. UPI is a payment solution which empowers a recipient to initiate the payment request from... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Hammond urged to detail Budget impact analysisPhilip Hammond must spell out the impact of his Budgets on the poorest and rich
Hammond urged to detail Budget impact analysis
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 minutes ago
Philip Hammond must spell out the impact of his Budgets on the poorest and richest families in Britain, the chairman of the influential Treasury Select Committee has urged. The Chancellor faced calls to publish an analysis of how measures in budgets... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Air China To Launch Chengdu-Sydney ServiceOn Aug. 25, Air China held a press conference in Chengdu, announcing that their
Air China To Launch Chengdu-Sydney Service
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 minutes ago
On Aug. 25, Air China held a press conference in Chengdu, announcing that their Chengdu-Sydney service will begin on Nov. 11. After the launch of Chengdu-Frankfurt and Chengdu-Paris flights, this route is Air China's third intercontinental flight... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Founding CEO Of Virgin America And Former President Of Delta Airlines Fred Reid To Take Director Role At OneJetNEW YORK, Aug. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- OneJet (www.onejet.com), the growing ai
Founding CEO Of Virgin America And Former President Of Delta Airlines Fred Reid To Take Director Role At OneJet
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW YORK, Aug. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- OneJet (www.onejet.com), the growing air transportation network that provides increased access to nonstop travel in small and medium size markets, announced today the appointment of Fred Reid to its board of... Read more
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Business Insider
Uber lost a whopping $1.27 billion in the first half of 2016Uber lost at least $1.27 billion in the first half of 2016, according to Bloom
Uber lost a whopping $1.27 billion in the first half of 2016
Business Insider / Posted 12 minutes ago
Uber lost at least $1.27 billion in the first half of 2016, according to Bloomberg's Eric Newcomer, who cites people familiar with the matter. Bloomberg reports that the ride-hailing company held a conference call with investors on Friday, led by... Read more
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Business Insider
Sears is running out of money — and will likely shut down stores as a resultSears is running out of money. The company's cash and equivalents have fallen
Sears is running out of money — and will likely shut down stores as a result
Business Insider / Posted 12 minutes ago
Sears is running out of money. The company's cash and equivalents have fallen to $276 million from $1.8 billion one year ago, Sears said Thursday. As a result, the retailer was forced to accept $300 million in financing from Sears CEO Eddie... Read more
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Business Wire
Oregon’s Largest Volunteer Expo Returns to Pioneer Courthouse Square on Sept. 8PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Thursday, Sept. 8, Oregon’s largest and lon
Oregon’s Largest Volunteer Expo Returns to Pioneer Courthouse Square on Sept. 8
Business Wire / Posted 12 minutes ago
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Thursday, Sept. 8, Oregon’s largest and longest running volunteer expo returns to Pioneer Courthouse Square for its eighth consecutive year. The Standard’s Volunteer Expo is a free event that brings more than 125... Read more
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Business Wire
Corral Petroleum Holdings AB: Report for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2016This report includes unaudited consolidated financial information of Corral Pet
Corral Petroleum Holdings AB: Report for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2016
Business Wire / Posted 12 minutes ago
This report includes unaudited consolidated financial information of Corral Petroleum Holdings AB (publ) (“Corral Petroleum Holdings”) and its consolidated subsidiaries (the “Group”), for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2016 and for... Read more
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Business Wire
U.S. Subprime Auto ABS Delinquencies and Losses ClimbNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The seasonably slow summer months are translating to
U.S. Subprime Auto ABS Delinquencies and Losses Climb
Business Wire / Posted 12 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The seasonably slow summer months are translating to notable increases in annualized losses and delinquencies for U.S. subprime auto loan ABS, according to the latest index results from Fitch Ratings. In contrast, prime... Read more
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Business Wire
Bank of America and Viewpost Free Small Businesses from Crippling Cash-Flow BottleneckORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Viewpost today announced an unprecedented initi
Bank of America and Viewpost Free Small Businesses from Crippling Cash-Flow Bottleneck
Business Wire / Posted 12 minutes ago
ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Viewpost today announced an unprecedented initiative to transform the way small businesses view and manage their cash flow. Currently, small businesses are struggling with the real-time demands of a digital economy... Read more
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Business Wire
Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP Announces Final Deadline Reminder for Halyard Health, Inc. and Kimberly-Clark Corporation ShareholdersRADNOR, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LL
Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP Announces Final Deadline Reminder for Halyard Health, Inc. and Kimberly-Clark Corporation Shareholders
Business Wire / Posted 12 minutes ago
RADNOR, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP announces that a shareholder class action lawsuit has been filed in United State District Court for the Southern District of New York against Halyard Health, Inc. (NYSE:... Read more
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