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NorthWest Cable News
Does a $70,000 minimum wage work?About a year ago, Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price turned the national debate ove
Does a $70,000 minimum wage work?
NorthWest Cable News / Posted moments ago
About a year ago, Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price turned the national debate over a $15 minimum wage inside out by announcing that he was raising the salaries of his 100 or so employees to at least $70,000. With shoulder length hair and Brad Pitt... Read more
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The Financial Express
Sebi bans wilful defaulters from markets, holding board positionsSecurities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) (Source: IE) Wilful defaulters w
Sebi bans wilful defaulters from markets, holding board positions
The Financial Express / Posted moments ago
Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) (Source: IE) Wilful defaulters will no longer be able to tap the securities markets to raise funds and hold board positions at listed companies with Sebi notifying the amended norms in this... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Police issue warning over cash machines rigged by thievesPolice have warned people to check cash machines for "dummy devices" installed
Police issue warning over cash machines rigged by thieves
Kingston Guardian / Posted moments ago
Police have warned people to check cash machines for "dummy devices" installed by criminals to steal bank customer's cards. It comes after Sutton officers received reports an ATM in Worcester Park had been rigged with a device. The contraption,... Read more
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The Financial Express
China’s Lenovo swings to full-year loss on M&A costsThe results come as Lenovo curbs its reliance on the slowing PC industry in fav
China’s Lenovo swings to full-year loss on M&A costs
The Financial Express / Posted moments ago
The results come as Lenovo curbs its reliance on the slowing PC industry in favour of smartphones and servers. (Reuters) China’s Lenovo Group Ltd on Thursday reported its first loss in six years, with earnings pulled down by acquisition and... Read more
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Rappler
JG Summit founder sells $250M worth of sharesSHARE SALE. After the transaction, Gokongwei, who sits as chairman emeritus of
JG Summit founder sells $250M worth of shares
Rappler / Posted a minute ago
SHARE SALE. After the transaction, Gokongwei, who sits as chairman emeritus of JG Summit, still has 58 million direct shares in the conglomerate. Photo by Jake Verzosa JG Summit senior vice president Bach Johann Sebastian confirmed in a text message... Read more
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Rappler
DOF bares tax reform proposals to incoming chief DominguezTAX TALKS. The outgoing Finance secretary Purisima (L) asks his successor Domin
DOF bares tax reform proposals to incoming chief Dominguez
Rappler / Posted a minute ago
TAX TALKS. The outgoing Finance secretary Purisima (L) asks his successor Dominguez (R) to back up the department's 'holistic, equitable, and revenue-positive' tax reform proposal MANILA, Philippines – Outgoing Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima will... Read more
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Canberra Times
International freight company DHL opens $1.8 million warehouse in FyshwickThe Canberra arm of an international freight company will be keeping a watchful
International freight company DHL opens $1.8 million warehouse in Fyshwick
Canberra Times / Posted a minute ago
The Canberra arm of an international freight company will be keeping a watchful eye on Canberra's new connecting route to southeast Asia when the first flight takes off in September. But DHL Express Australia's vice-president of commercial Phil... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Does a $70,000 minimum wage work?About a year ago, Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price turned the national debate ove
Does a $70,000 minimum wage work?
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 minutes ago
About a year ago, Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price turned the national debate over a $15 minimum wage inside out by announcing that he was raising the salaries of his 100 or so employees to at least $70,000. With shoulder length hair and Brad Pitt... Read more
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First Coast News
Does a $70,000 minimum wage work?About a year ago, Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price turned the national debate ove
Does a $70,000 minimum wage work?
First Coast News / Posted 2 minutes ago
About a year ago, Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price turned the national debate over a $15 minimum wage inside out by announcing that he was raising the salaries of his 100 or so employees to at least $70,000. With shoulder length hair and Brad Pitt... Read more
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My EastText
World oil prices back at $50World oil prices have just passed a key milestone on their long journey out of
World oil prices back at $50
My EastText / Posted 3 minutes ago
World oil prices have just passed a key milestone on their long journey out of the doldrums, hitting $50 for the first time in six months. Brent crude, one of three key benchmarks for global oil trade, stood at just more than $50 early on Thursday,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Apollo Hospitals to invest around Rs 1,000 cr over next 2 yearsThe hospitals chain to cross 10,000 beds mark by this fiscal end The company a
Apollo Hospitals to invest around Rs 1,000 cr over next 2 years
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
The hospitals chain to cross 10,000 beds mark by this fiscal end The company also said it is waiting for approval to raise Rs 750 crore through rights issue. Krishnan Akhileswaran,... Read more
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Business Standard India
India Cements Q4 profit up 49% at Rs 51 crCompany plans to invest around Rs 350 cr over next three years India Cements L
India Cements Q4 profit up 49% at Rs 51 cr
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
Company plans to invest around Rs 350 cr over next three years India Cements Ltd has posted a net profit of Rs 51.21 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2016, whereas the same was at Rs 36.60 crore for the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Ashok Leyland decides to focus on core businessExits from construction JV; writes off Rs 510 cr in Nissan venture Ashok Leyla
Ashok Leyland decides to focus on core business
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
Exits from construction JV; writes off Rs 510 cr in Nissan venture Ashok Leyland's net profit for the March quarter took a hit due to exceptional items. The commercial vehicle major's net profit fell... Read more
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Business Standard India
India's bankruptcy law positive for banks: Moody'sIt also added that significant infrastructure constraints have to be crossed fo
India's bankruptcy law positive for banks: Moody's
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
It also added that significant infrastructure constraints have to be crossed for the framework to be fully operational Global credit rating agency Moody's Investors Service on Thursday said India's... Read more
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Business Standard India
IREDA to consider raising funds via non-convertible bondsIREDA had earlier this month said that it may raise Rs 1,500-2,000 crore throug
IREDA to consider raising funds via non-convertible bonds
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
IREDA had earlier this month said that it may raise Rs 1,500-2,000 crore through taxable bonds in the ongoing fiscal State-owned renewable energy player Indian Renewable Energy Development... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bull-run continues; Sensex soars 1,062 points in two daysAfter clocking 576-point gain in Wednesday’s trade, S&P BSE Sensex extended the
Bull-run continues; Sensex soars 1,062 points in two days
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
After clocking 576-point gain in Wednesday’s trade, S&P BSE Sensex extended the up move and surged 486 points on Thursday, also the last day for expiry of contracts for the May F&O series, as participants indulged in buying valuable stocks at... Read more
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Business Standard India
It is hard to miss L&T's S N Subrahmanyan if you are a business flyerWhen you land at Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru or Hyderabad airport’s new terminals
It is hard to miss L&T's S N Subrahmanyan if you are a business flyer
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
When you land at Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru or Hyderabad airport’s new terminals you incidentally touch base with S N Subrahmanyan, the man credited with securing and managing EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) contracts for four... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Sydney families head southThe Illawarra is experiencing a surge of Sydney residents looking for a better
Sydney families head south
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Illawarra is experiencing a surge of Sydney residents looking for a better lifestyle, keeping demand high for real estate. House SwapOne Sydney family wanted a home for their kids, so joined the many others who have trekked south to buy a... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Does a $70,000 minimum wage work?About a year ago, Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price turned the national debate ove
Does a $70,000 minimum wage work?
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 5 minutes ago
About a year ago, Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price turned the national debate over a $15 minimum wage inside out by announcing that he was raising the salaries of his 100 or so employees to at least $70,000. With shoulder length hair and Brad Pitt... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Does a $70,000 minimum wage work?About a year ago, Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price turned the national debate ove
Does a $70,000 minimum wage work?
KTVB Boise / Posted 5 minutes ago
About a year ago, Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price turned the national debate over a $15 minimum wage inside out by announcing that he was raising the salaries of his 100 or so employees to at least $70,000. With shoulder length hair and Brad Pitt... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backOil prices have risen above 50 US dollars a barrel for the first time in nearly
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 minutes ago
Oil prices have risen above 50 US dollars a barrel for the first time in nearly seven months as the cost of crude continues to bounce back. Benchmark Brent crude rose 1% to 50.22 dollars at one stage, its highest level since early November, after... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Asos co-founder sells £46 million worth of shares to fund divorce settlementThe co-founder of online fashion firm Asos has sold off £46 million worth of sh
Asos co-founder sells £46 million worth of shares to fund divorce settlement
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 minutes ago
The co-founder of online fashion firm Asos has sold off £46 million worth of shares to help stump up cash for a costly divorce settlement. Nick Robertson sold 1.3 million shares to help pay his ex-wife £70 million following a High Court divorce... Read more
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Irish Examiner
100 job losses at Ulster Bank 'will hit staff and customers badly' | Irish Examiner Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:07 am Management at Ulster Ba
100 job losses at Ulster Bank 'will hit staff and customers badly'
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 minutes ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:07 am Management at Ulster Bank have today confirmed the loss of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Global stocks higher on oil boostKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Global stock markets were mostly higher Thursday afte
Global stocks higher on oil boost
Daily Herald / Posted 7 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Global stock markets were mostly higher Thursday after oil prices hit $50 a barrel for the first time since November. KEEPING SCORE: In early European trading, Britain's FTSE 100 was up 0.04 percent at 6,265.09 and France's... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Asos co-founder sells £46 million worth of shares to fund divorce settlementThe co-founder of online fashion firm Asos has sold off £46 million worth of sh
Asos co-founder sells £46 million worth of shares to fund divorce settlement
Streatham Guardian / Posted 8 minutes ago
The co-founder of online fashion firm Asos has sold off £46 million worth of shares to help stump up cash for a costly divorce settlement. Nick Robertson sold 1.3 million shares to help pay his ex-wife £70 million following a High Court divorce... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
When higher oil, stronger Canadian dollar don't get you all that muchOil prices are on the rise this morning, and the Canadian dollar along with the
When higher oil, stronger Canadian dollar don't get you all that much
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 minutes ago
Oil prices are on the rise this morning, and the Canadian dollar along with them, better news for Canada’s embattled energy patch. But where the former is concerned, how big a boost is that? And for the latter, how much is too much? “While higher... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backOil prices have risen above 50 US dollars a barrel for the first time in nearly
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Streatham Guardian / Posted 8 minutes ago
Oil prices have risen above 50 US dollars a barrel for the first time in nearly seven months as the cost of crude continues to bounce back. Benchmark Brent crude rose 1% to 50.22 dollars at one stage, its highest level since early November, after... Read more
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Bury Times
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces backOil prices have risen above 50 US dollars a barrel for the first time in nearly
Oil prices back above 50-dollar mark as Brent crude bounces back
Bury Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
Oil prices have risen above 50 US dollars a barrel for the first time in nearly seven months as the cost of crude continues to bounce back. Benchmark Brent crude rose 1% to 50.22 dollars at one stage, its highest level since early November, after... Read more
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Bury Times
Asos co-founder sells £46 million worth of shares to fund divorce settlementThe co-founder of online fashion firm Asos has sold off £46 million worth of sh
Asos co-founder sells £46 million worth of shares to fund divorce settlement
Bury Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
The co-founder of online fashion firm Asos has sold off £46 million worth of shares to help stump up cash for a costly divorce settlement. Nick Robertson sold 1.3 million shares to help pay his ex-wife £70 million following a High Court divorce... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Police warn against scamBusinesses across Derbyshire are being urged to be on their guard against money
Police warn against scam
Derbyshire Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
Businesses across Derbyshire are being urged to be on their guard against money laundering fraudsters. Police are teaming up with the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) to raise awareness of a new type of scam which sees overseas ‘investors’... Read more
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