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News Mail
Home renovations getting cheaper in QueenslandA new report reveals that the costs of renovating your home in Queensland has f
Home renovations getting cheaper in Queensland
News Mail / Posted a minute ago
A new report reveals that the costs of renovating your home in Queensland has fallen 4.4% since this time last year. ServiceSeeking.com.au's latest renovation figures show that the average tradesman is now charging $59.84, sitting 3.4% below the... Read more
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News Mail
Budget 2016: Could it be the death of 5c piece?COULD tonight's Federal Budget mark the death of Australia's five cent piece?
Budget 2016: Could it be the death of 5c piece?
News Mail / Posted a minute ago
COULD tonight's Federal Budget mark the death of Australia's five cent piece? The Royal Australian Mint earlier this year revealed that it actually costs 6 cents to product a five cent piece. Canberra coin factory chief Ross MacDiarmid told a... Read more
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The Telegraph
Borrowed knowledgeIn a recent meeting on setting a research agenda in an institution, there was a
Borrowed knowledge
The Telegraph / Posted a minute ago
In a recent meeting on setting a research agenda in an institution, there was a suggestion to find out how, and whether, the top-level bureaucracy, consisting of the national administrative services, affects governance. There was some opposition to... Read more
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The Telegraph
Nalco to buy back 25% shareNew Delhi, May 2: Nalco may buy back 25 per cent of its shares from the governm
Nalco to buy back 25% share
The Telegraph / Posted 2 minutes ago
New Delhi, May 2: Nalco may buy back 25 per cent of its shares from the government - its largest shareholder - to add around Rs 3,000 crore to the exchequer. The Nalco management was earlier willing to buy back only up to 10 per cent of its shares... Read more
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TheBull
Woolies loses more ground to Coles & AldiWoolworths' hefty investment in lowering grocery prices has failed to show any
Woolies loses more ground to Coles & Aldi
TheBull / Posted 2 minutes ago
Woolworths' hefty investment in lowering grocery prices has failed to show any sign business is turning around. The retailer's food and liquor sales declined 0.9 per cent in the third quarter when the figures are adjusted for Easter. The decline... Read more
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Mashable
Tim Cook: 'We're going to give you things you can't live without that you just don't know about today'It's been a rough week for Apple. The company reported its first sales decline
Tim Cook: 'We're going to give you things you can't live without that you just don't know about today'
Mashable / Posted 4 minutes ago
It's been a rough week for Apple. The company reported its first sales decline in 13 years last week, bringing to end a decade-plus hot streak. Skittish Wall Streeters reacted by selling off the company's stock en masse, cratering its market value... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Board of Supervisors to present San Diego County budget with slight decreaseThe Board of Supervisors will be presented Tuesday with a proposed $5.35 billio
Board of Supervisors to present San Diego County budget with slight decrease
KGTV San Diego / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Board of Supervisors will be presented Tuesday with a proposed $5.35 billion budget for the county of San Diego's upcoming fiscal year. The total represents a 1.2 percent decrease from the current spending plan. The budget proposal envisions... Read more
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Sky News Australia
SA govt offers loans for Arrium suppliersArrium's suppliers in Whyalla will be offered interest-free loans to help keep
SA govt offers loans for Arrium suppliers
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 minutes ago
Arrium's suppliers in Whyalla will be offered interest-free loans to help keep them afloat under a $10 million South Australian government scheme. Creditors can apply for loans of up to $750,000 to assist with their cashflow while Arrium is in... Read more
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Perth Now
Woolies loses more ground to Coles & AldiWoolworths' food and liquor sales have declined again in a negative sign for th
Woolies loses more ground to Coles & Aldi
Perth Now / Posted 7 minutes ago
Woolworths' food and liquor sales have declined again in a negative sign for the supermarket giant. Woolworths' hefty investment in lowering grocery prices has failed to show any sign business is turning around. The retailer's food and liquor sales... Read more
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Sky News Australia
QBE appoints new US CEOInsurer QBE has appointed Russell Johnston as its new chief executive of the gr
QBE appoints new US CEO
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 minutes ago
Insurer QBE has appointed Russell Johnston as its new chief executive of the group's North American operations. Mr Johnston replaces David Duclos who is retiring. A statement from QBE said Mr Johnston had more than 25 years of experience in the... Read more
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Perth Now
ANZ cuts dividend for first time since GFCANZ has cut its interim dividend after a 24.3 per cent drop in first-half profi
ANZ cuts dividend for first time since GFC
Perth Now / Posted 7 minutes ago
ANZ has cut its interim dividend after a 24.3 per cent drop in first-half profit to $2.782 billion. ANZ has cut its interim dividend for the first time since the global financial crisis after its first-half cash profit slumped 24.3 per cent to... Read more
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Ventura County Star
How much did your city grow? Ojai, you’re at 27, new state estimates showOjai remained Ventura County's smallest city. Its estimated population of 7,477
How much did your city grow? Ojai, you’re at 27, new state estimates show
Ventura County Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
Ojai remained Ventura County's smallest city. Its estimated population of 7,477 crept up 0.4 percent during the year. Oxnard stayed biggest, with an estimated 206,997 residents as of January. That's 1,999, or 1 percent, more than a year earlier, the... Read more
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WA Today
ANZ shareholders pay the price for profit dropANZ shareholders will pay the price for a number of imprudent loans that result
ANZ shareholders pay the price for profit drop
WA Today / Posted 7 minutes ago
ANZ shareholders will pay the price for a number of imprudent loans that resulted in the bank's profits falling in the half year and dividends being slashed by 7 per cent. Those small shareholders that supplement their income from bank dividends... Read more
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WA Today
Dog of the Dow: Apple shares heading southSo far in 2016, Apple Inc. is the dog of the Dow. After an underwhelming earni
Dog of the Dow: Apple shares heading south
WA Today / Posted 7 minutes ago
So far in 2016, Apple Inc. is the dog of the Dow. After an underwhelming earnings report led to the shares' worst week since January 2013, Apple stock has extended its losses this week. The benchmark index's laggard has declined by nearly 11 per... Read more
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WA Today
Cheap airfares to US aren't denting Qantas margins: Alan JoyceThe prospect of booking a return flight from Sydney to New York for $969 - abou
Cheap airfares to US aren't denting Qantas margins: Alan Joyce
WA Today / Posted 7 minutes ago
The prospect of booking a return flight from Sydney to New York for $969 - about half the price of the lowest fare a few years ago - is great news for travellers. But the latest special on Air Canada from Flight Centre, which comes after American... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Enbridge predicts $62M in fines, penalties tied to oil spillMARSHALL, Mich. (AP) – A pipeline company says it expects $62 million in fines
Enbridge predicts $62M in fines, penalties tied to oil spill
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 minutes ago
MARSHALL, Mich. (AP) – A pipeline company says it expects $62 million in fines and penalties related to a 2010 Michigan oil spill. In a filing Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Enbridge says $55 million represents penalties under... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Tax avoidance investigations netted £494m for Treasury in 2015Probes by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) into tax avoidance schemes raked in an
Tax avoidance investigations netted £494m for Treasury in 2015
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 13 minutes ago
Probes by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) into tax avoidance schemes raked in an additional £494 million in income tax for Treasury coffers last year, figures from law firm Pinsent Masons show. HMRC has stepped up its investigations after several... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Vista Points Inc. Hires Loretta Lynn Leda As Public Relations Marketer For East Tn. And North Ga. Executive Director Darlene Kemp, MPH, MBA, of Vista Points Inc., announced th
Vista Points Inc. Hires Loretta Lynn Leda As Public Relations Marketer For East Tn. And North Ga.
The Chattanoogan / Posted 13 minutes ago
Executive Director Darlene Kemp, MPH, MBA, of Vista Points Inc., announced that Loretta Lynn Leda has been hired as the public relations marketer... Read more
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The Courier Mail
ANZ cuts dividend as profit plungesANZ has cut its interim dividend for the first time since the financial crisis
ANZ cuts dividend as profit plunges
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 minutes ago
ANZ has cut its interim dividend for the first time since the financial crisis after its first-half earnings slumped almost a quarter to $2.78 billion. Cash profit — a closely watched earnings measurement in the banking industry — tumbled in the six... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Tax avoidance investigations netted £494m for Treasury in 2015Probes by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) into tax avoidance schemes raked in an
Tax avoidance investigations netted £494m for Treasury in 2015
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 14 minutes ago
Probes by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) into tax avoidance schemes raked in an additional £494 million in income tax for Treasury coffers last year, figures from law firm Pinsent Masons show. HMRC has stepped up its investigations after several... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Budget 2016: Could it be the death of 5c piece?COULD tonight's Federal Budget mark the death of Australia's five cent piece?
Budget 2016: Could it be the death of 5c piece?
Daily Examiner / Posted 15 minutes ago
COULD tonight's Federal Budget mark the death of Australia's five cent piece? The Royal Australian Mint earlier this year revealed that it actually costs 6 cents to product a five cent piece. Canberra coin factory chief Ross MacDiarmid told a... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Home renovations getting cheaper in QueenslandA new report reveals that the costs of renovating your home in Queensland has f
Home renovations getting cheaper in Queensland
Daily Examiner / Posted 15 minutes ago
A new report reveals that the costs of renovating your home in Queensland has fallen 4.4% since this time last year. ServiceSeeking.com.au's latest renovation figures show that the average tradesman is now charging $59.84, sitting 3.4% below the... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
High housing costs, cost of living causing exodus from San FranciscoSAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 18: A victorian home stands next to the San Franci
High housing costs, cost of living causing exodus from San Francisco
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 15 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 18: A victorian home stands next to the San Francisco skyline on February 18, 2014 in San Francisco, California. According to a report by mortgage resource site HSH.com, an annual salary of $115,510 is needed to purchase... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Streets, water on tap for stalled Brunswick County developmentBRUNSWICK COUNTY — A long-stalled residential development between N.C. 211 and
Streets, water on tap for stalled Brunswick County development
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 16 minutes ago
BRUNSWICK COUNTY — A long-stalled residential development between N.C. 211 and Old Lennon Road is being revived since progress waned around the time of the economic downturn. On Monday, the Brunswick County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Streets, water on tap for stalled Brunswick County developmentTo gain approval to sell lots, developers provide a financial guarantee they wi
Streets, water on tap for stalled Brunswick County development
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 16 minutes ago
To gain approval to sell lots, developers provide a financial guarantee they will complete the water, sewer and roads. That could be provided in cash, a letter of credit from a bank, or with a bond from a company that acts as an insurance... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Yentertainment Tonight - Kuroda Kollapse Kontinues As USDJPY Nears 105 HandleEither The BoJ steps in soon and intervenes (even by just "checking levels") or
Yentertainment Tonight - Kuroda Kollapse Kontinues As USDJPY Nears 105 Handle
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 minutes ago
Either The BoJ steps in soon and intervenes (even by just "checking levels") or Kuroda-san is truly terrified of The G-20. USDJPY has now crashed 7 handles since last Thursday's shock BoJ disappointment crashing to within 5 pips of a 105 handle... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Debt: The Key Factor Connecting Energy & The EconomySubmitted by Gail Tverberg via Our Finite World blog, There are many who belie
Debt: The Key Factor Connecting Energy & The Economy
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 minutes ago
Submitted by Gail Tverberg via Our Finite World blog, There are many who believe that the use of energy is critical to the growth of the economy. In fact, I am among these people. The thing that is not as apparent is that growth in energy... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Vanguard says app glitch led to inflated balances shown on Apple devicesBOSTON: An "application glitch" led some Vanguard Group clients to see an infla
Vanguard says app glitch led to inflated balances shown on Apple devices
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 minutes ago
BOSTON: An "application glitch" led some Vanguard Group clients to see an inflated account balance displayed on their Apple mobile devices, a spokeswoman said: a hiccup that left at least one user cheering the apparent extra funds. The issue did not... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
DBS Q1 profit up 6% on higher interest marginsSINGAPORE: DBS Group Holdings, Singapore's biggest lender, posted a 6 per cent
DBS Q1 profit up 6% on higher interest margins
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: DBS Group Holdings, Singapore's biggest lender, posted a 6 per cent rise in quarterly profit, slightly above forecasts, helped by higher interest rate margins which boosted net interest income by 8 per cent. DBS's net profit came in at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Starboard's Smith says Yahoo 'welcoming' since his arrivalLOS ANGELES: Yahoo Inc's management team and directors have given a warm welcom
Starboard's Smith says Yahoo 'welcoming' since his arrival
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES: Yahoo Inc's management team and directors have given a warm welcome to Starboard Value LP Chief Executive Jeffrey Smith since he joined the company's board after a contentious battle, he said on Monday. "Yahoo has been great," said... Read more
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