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WFTV 9 Orlando
New Ford CEO says company will balance present with futureDETROIT (AP) - The new CEO of Ford Motor Co. says the company isn't taking its
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted a minute ago
DETROIT (AP) - The new CEO of Ford Motor Co. says the company isn't taking its eyes off the present as it prepares for transportation in the future. Jim Hackett, who replaced Mark Fields in May, says new mobility projects such as buying a shuttle... Read more
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The Register
HPE sales chief Peter Ryan abandons ship amid downsizing ployIt's with mixed emotions that I announce Peter Ryan is leaving HPE on September
The Register / Posted a minute ago
It's with mixed emotions that I announce Peter Ryan is leaving HPE on September 1. Since taking the role of Chief Sales Officer, Peter has continuously been on the road meeting with customers and partners, as well as commuting from the US to the UK... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Wal-Mart tops Street 2Q forecastsBENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 bi
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted a minute ago
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 billion, or 96 cents per share. Adjusted to remove one-time gains or losses, per-share profit was $1.08, a penny better than expected, according to a poll by Zacks... Read more
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Scotsman
Eyes down as numbers fall for Mecca Bingo owner RankMecca Bingo operator Rank Group has reported falling full-year profits as it po
Scotsman / Posted 4 minutes ago
Mecca Bingo operator Rank Group has reported falling full-year profits as it pointed to a “challenging” UK market. Pre-tax profit in the 12 months to 30 June fell 7 per cent to £79.7 million, while revenue at Rank also slipped slightly from £709m to... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Nissan spreads wings in BulacanNissan expands its presence in the province of Bulacan with the recent opening
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 minutes ago
Nissan expands its presence in the province of Bulacan with the recent opening of its second dealership in Marilao. The new showroom features Nissan’s new retail visual design - NREDI, applied in all new Nissan showrooms, and its latest end-to-end... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Wurth showroom highlights global productsIn line with their expansion in the local market, Wurth recently inaugurated th
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 minutes ago
In line with their expansion in the local market, Wurth recently inaugurated their showroom at their corporate headquarters at the Laguna Technopark in Sta. Rosa, Laguna. The showroom also acts as a retail shop where can customers can purchase... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Great Lakes shipping up by 18 percent this year“It’s encouraging to have all six mines on Minnesota’s Iron Range operating onc
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 5 minutes ago
“It’s encouraging to have all six mines on Minnesota’s Iron Range operating once again,” said Adele Yorde, spokesman for the Port of Duluth. “Year-to-date tonnage for pellets was running a full 16 percent ahead of last year and outpacing the... Read more
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Business Standard India
EPS gives into OPS' demand, orders judicial probe into Jayalalithaa's deathThe Tamil Nadu government on Thursday formed an inquiry commission to investiga
Business Standard India / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Tamil Nadu government on Thursday formed an inquiry commission to investigate former chief minister J Jayalalithaa's death, Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswamy said. The decision will bring the merger between Palaniswamy and O Panneerselvam... Read more
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Business Standard India
South Korean gold import: Govt revenue loss to cross Rs 700 cr by month-endZero-duty gold imports from South Korea, under the free trade agreement (FTA) r
Business Standard India / Posted 5 minutes ago
Zero-duty gold imports from South Korea, under the free trade agreement (FTA) route have crossed 15 tonnes since the rollout of goods and services tax (GST) on July 1, and another 10 tonnes are expected to come by the month's end, according to... Read more
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Business Standard India
British retail sales slow in July at 0.3% after strong second quarterBritish retail sales slowed as expected in July after a strong second quarter,
Business Standard India / Posted 5 minutes ago
British retail sales slowed as expected in July after a strong second quarter, as shoppers cut back on purchases of most things other than food, adding to worries about a fall in consumer demand. Retail sales volumes grew by 0.3 per cent... Read more
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Business Standard India
Why 'Metro Man' Sreedharan is against PPP model in rail projectsE Sreedharan, famously known as the Metro Man, has always been a vocal critic o
Business Standard India / Posted 5 minutes ago
E Sreedharan, famously known as the Metro Man, has always been a vocal critic of PPP (public-private-partnership). Therefore, his reluctance in executing urban rail projects on PPP mode is not new and if facts are to be believed the 85-year-old’s... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
$2 million Powerball ticket sold in Houston areaHOUSTON -- Just one week after someone in the Houston area won a million dollar
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 7 minutes ago
HOUSTON -- Just one week after someone in the Houston area won a million dollars in the Powerball, another person has won two million dollars. The quick pick ticket was sold with the Power Play option, matching five out of five numbers. The Texas... Read more
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Daily Herald
Wal-Mart tops Street 2Q forecastsBENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 billio
Daily Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 billion, or 96 cents per share. Adjusted to remove one-time gains or losses, per-share profit was $1.08, a penny better than expected, according to a poll by Zacks Investment... Read more
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Gulf News
Philippine economy grows 6.5% in second quarterThe second quarter performance is below the 7.1% growth in the same period a ye
Gulf News / Posted 10 minutes ago
The second quarter performance is below the 7.1% growth in the same period a year ago, when election-related spending boosted the economy Manila: The Philippine economy grew 6.5 per cent in the second quarter from a year ago, boosted by strong... Read more
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Gulf News
Cisco’s security business revenue misses estimatesRevenue growth at the business slowed to 3% in the latest fiscal fourth quarter
Gulf News / Posted 10 minutes ago
Revenue growth at the business slowed to 3% in the latest fiscal fourth quarter from 16% a year earlier period and 9% in the previous quarter Bengaluru, San Francisco: Cisco Systems Inc’s quarterly revenue in its closely-watched security business... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Wal-Mart tops Street 2Q forecastsBENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 bi
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 minutes ago
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 billion, or 96 cents per share. Adjusted to remove one-time gains or losses, per-share profit was $1.08, a penny better than expected, according to a poll by Zacks... Read more
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Gulf News
Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway will not increase its Oncor offerIncluding debt, Elliott’s offer values Oncor at $18.5b, above Berkshire’s $18.1
Gulf News / Posted 10 minutes ago
Including debt, Elliott’s offer values Oncor at $18.5b, above Berkshire’s $18.1b valuation Bengaluru: The energy unit of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Wednesday it will “stand firm” on its $9 billion (Dh33 billion) offer to acquire... Read more
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New Kerala
White Mountains To Commence Self-Tender Offer To Purchase Up To 500,000 Of Its Common Shares - newkerala news #263985HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 17, 2017 : White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE:
New Kerala / Posted 11 minutes ago
HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 17, 2017 : White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE: WTM) announced today that it intends to commence a "modified Dutch auction" self-tender offer to purchase 500,000 of its common shares, or such lesser number of its... Read more
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New Kerala
Union Cabinet approves new Metro Rail Policy; Focus on compact urban development, cost reduction and multi-modal integration - newkerala news #263784New Delhi, Aug 16: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Mo
New Kerala / Posted 11 minutes ago
New Delhi, Aug 16: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today approved a new Metro Rail Policy that seeks to enable realization of growing metro rail aspirations of a large number of cities but in a responsible manner. The... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
River Region non-profits recognized on National Non-Profit DayAug. 17 is National Non-Profit Day to recognize the positive impacts those orga
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 12 minutes ago
Aug. 17 is National Non-Profit Day to recognize the positive impacts those organizations have on our communities. The day is also about understanding that the funding for these organizations often satisfies more than the mission statement; it also... Read more
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Income Investors
SEP Stock: Earn a Safe 6.5% Yield from This Top Dividend Stock iStock.com/brunorbsThis High-Dividend Stock Now Pays 6.5% Most high-yield st
Income Investors / Posted 12 minutes ago
iStock.com/brunorbsThis High-Dividend Stock Now Pays 6.5% Most high-yield stocks are not known for their dividend safety, which is why this 6.5% yielder is special. The stock is based... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
$2 million Powerball ticket sold in Houston areaHOUSTON -- Just one week after someone in the Houston area won a million dollar
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 17 minutes ago
HOUSTON -- Just one week after someone in the Houston area won a million dollars in the Powerball, another person has won two million dollars. The quick pick ticket was sold with the Power Play option, matching five out of five numbers. The Texas... Read more
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asianage
Axis Bank re-appoints Shikha Sharma as CEO for 3 more yearsMumbai: Seeking to rest speculation, Axis Bank on Thursday re-appointed Shikha
asianage / Posted 18 minutes ago
Mumbai: Seeking to rest speculation, Axis Bank on Thursday re-appointed Shikha Sharma as the managing director and chief executive of the third largest private lender for a third term that will last till June 2021. "The board, at its meeting held on... Read more
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asianage
Axis Bank to acquire payments wallet Freecharge for Rs 385 croreMumbai: Country's third largest private sector lender Axis Bank on July 27 ente
asianage / Posted 18 minutes ago
Mumbai: Country's third largest private sector lender Axis Bank on July 27 entered into an agreement to acquire payments wallet Freecharge for Rs 385 crore in an all-cash deal. "The bank has on July 27 entered into a share purchase agreement with... Read more
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asianage
Sensex gives up gains, stays positive for 3rd dayMumbai: Stocks consolidated their gains today after US Fed minutes signalled un
asianage / Posted 18 minutes ago
Mumbai: Stocks consolidated their gains today after US Fed minutes signalled uncertainties over near- term rate hikes. RBI's concern over inflation in its own minutes dragged banking stocks down. Auto and healthcare shares too suffered. The... Read more
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asianage
Skip a few EMIs with Axis Bank's new home loan productMumbai: Aiming to ramp up its mortgage book volumes and expecting better credit
asianage / Posted 19 minutes ago
Mumbai: Aiming to ramp up its mortgage book volumes and expecting better credit behaviour, Axis Bank on Thursday launched a home loan product that entails waiving off a few EMIs during the course of a loan. The third largest private sector lender... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Banks Are Failing Customers - Central Bank Should Step inGenerally, the quality of service offered by banks has deteriorated over the pa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 minutes ago
Generally, the quality of service offered by banks has deteriorated over the past few years. Some of the contributing factors are lack of service expansion in light of growing clientele and the narrow products offered. The services are so appalling... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
East Darfur Traders Protest New TaxesEd Daein — Traders in the market of Ed Daein started a strike in protest of the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 minutes ago
Ed Daein — Traders in the market of Ed Daein started a strike in protest of the imposition of more fees by the East Darfur Taxation Office. The additional fees amount to at least SDG50,000 per shop. The wholesale and retail traders in the market of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mutharika Wants More Investors to Recapitalize Agriculture IndustryPresident Arthur Peter Mutharika has asked the private sector in the country to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 minutes ago
President Arthur Peter Mutharika has asked the private sector in the country to woo more investors in agriculture to recapitalize the industry for the country's economy to grow. Mutharika made the remarks on Wednesday during the official opening of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Commerce Minister Highlights Major Projects in Petroleum SectorTwo major projects of the Indian Oil Mauritius Ltd will contribute to the econo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 minutes ago
Two major projects of the Indian Oil Mauritius Ltd will contribute to the economic development of Mauritius, said the Minister of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection, Mr Ashit Kumar Gungah, yesterday at Calodyne at the inauguration of the 21st... Read more
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