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The Scranton Times-Tribune
DePasquale targets budget stalemate costsHARRISBURG — The state’s fiscal watchdog plans to tally up the costs to taxpaye
DePasquale targets budget stalemate costs
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted a minute ago
HARRISBURG — The state’s fiscal watchdog plans to tally up the costs to taxpayers of the state budget stalemate as he conducts audits of school districts this fall. Auditor General Gene DePasquale said Tuesday he instructed auditors to calculate how... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Village Zim-Asset LaunchedMasvingo Provincial Affairs Minister Senator Shuvai Mahofa has urged districts
Village Zim-Asset Launched
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Masvingo Provincial Affairs Minister Senator Shuvai Mahofa has urged districts in the province to implement Zim-Asset programmes at village level to ensure that communities benefit. Sen Mahofa was speaking at the launch of a programme called... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sable to Raise an Output By 50 PercentZimbabwe's sole ammonium nitrate producer, Sable Chemical is targeting to raise
Sable to Raise an Output By 50 Percent
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Zimbabwe's sole ammonium nitrate producer, Sable Chemical is targeting to raise annual production by 50 percent next year after securing a $24 million loan from the African Export and Import Bank, an official has said. The company is currently... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inadequate Space Hurts Growth of Nandi CountyShortage of housing units in Kapsabet town due to slow growth in property devel
Inadequate Space Hurts Growth of Nandi County
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Shortage of housing units in Kapsabet town due to slow growth in property development is hurting Nandi county's economic expansion. Deputy Governor Dominic Biwott said the town, which is the county's commercial and administrative centre, is facing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Power Black Outs to WorsenPOWER cuts blighting Zimbabwe will get worse until early next month due to redu
Power Black Outs to Worsen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
POWER cuts blighting Zimbabwe will get worse until early next month due to reduced generation at Kariba and statutory maintenance at Hwange. The two power stations account for most of the country's power supply needs, but even in the absence of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BHC Hands Over 21 HousesMaun — Botswana Housing Corporation (BHC) has handed over 21 SHHA Turnkey proje
BHC Hands Over 21 Houses
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Maun — Botswana Housing Corporation (BHC) has handed over 21 SHHA Turnkey projects to Maun East and West constituencies. Speaking during the handing over, BHC chief executive officer, Mr Reginald Motswaiso said initially, the corporation was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What China Should DoThe Chinese government's heavy-handed efforts to contain recent stock market vo
What China Should Do
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Chinese government's heavy-handed efforts to contain recent stock market volatility - the latest move prohibits short selling and sales by major shareholders - have seriously damaged its credibility. But China's policy failures should come as no... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eyeing On Private SectorEthiopia has opened doors for business than ever, which is very optimistic inci
Eyeing On Private Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Ethiopia has opened doors for business than ever, which is very optimistic incitement for the private sector development in the nation. Country's economic growth could potentially be backed by providing the continental and international market with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government to Focus On Agriculture, Water - MuseveniIbanda — Government will focus on provision of water and agricultural inputs af
Government to Focus On Agriculture, Water - Museveni
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Ibanda — Government will focus on provision of water and agricultural inputs after improving roads and electricity availability, President Museveni has said. Addressing residents of Ibanda District at Ishongoro Sub-county headquarters after... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Earmarks Shs130 Billion to Fight Rural PovertyMbale — Government has secured $36 million (about Shs132 billion) to fund savin
Government Earmarks Shs130 Billion to Fight Rural Poverty
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Mbale — Government has secured $36 million (about Shs132 billion) to fund savings and credit cooperative organisations (Saccos) to fight poverty in rural areas. Ms Caroline Akao, the Minister of State for Microfinance, said the money will fund a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Broad Money Supply Accelerates in JuneZIMBABWE'S broad money supply accelerated in June after surging 5,1 percent yea
Broad Money Supply Accelerates in June
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
ZIMBABWE'S broad money supply accelerated in June after surging 5,1 percent year on year, faster than May's 3,75 percent rise, according to the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe. On a month-on-month basis, broad money supply, or M3, rose by 1,25 percent in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Uchumi Job Came At the Right Time for Kipng'etichThe announcement on Tuesday last week that Dr Julius Kipng'etich had agreed to
Why Uchumi Job Came At the Right Time for Kipng'etich
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
The announcement on Tuesday last week that Dr Julius Kipng'etich had agreed to exit from one of Kenya's leading banks to head a struggling retailer surprised many. However, those who have been keenly following his moves and ambition say his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Vows to Strengthen EFCC, ICPCBy Tobi Soniyi and James Emejo Abuja — President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday prom
Buhari Vows to Strengthen EFCC, ICPC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
By Tobi Soniyi and James Emejo Abuja — President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday promised to re-invigorate the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) as well as the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences (ICPC) for greater... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
School Head 'Steals' Sh300,000A Nakuru court yesterday was told the principal of a school stole more than Sh3
School Head 'Steals' Sh300,000
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
A Nakuru court yesterday was told the principal of a school stole more than Sh300,000. Diane Hamrick, an American attorney and the manager of United Mission Schools, said Joseph Wanjala took the money paid by students as school fees. She told the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Anadarko and Partners to Invest 24 Billion DollarsLondon — The companies involved in developing the natural gas field in the Rovu
Anadarko and Partners to Invest 24 Billion Dollars
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
London — The companies involved in developing the natural gas field in the Rovuma Basin Offshore Area 1, off the coast of northern Mozambique, are planning to invest 24 billion US dollars to enable them to extract the gas and convert it into LNG... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Top in Affordable Financial ServicesKenya has been ranked first globally in a survey that examined access to afford
Kenya Top in Affordable Financial Services
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Kenya has been ranked first globally in a survey that examined access to affordable financial services. The country beat South Africa, Rwanda and Uganda in Africa to rank top for its financial inclusion efforts in the 2015 Brookings Financial and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Barcode System Helps Local Firms to Enhance Competitiveness of ProductsBarcode system, though still a new concept in Tanzania, has proved to be of gre
Barcode System Helps Local Firms to Enhance Competitiveness of Products
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Barcode system, though still a new concept in Tanzania, has proved to be of great potential in not only addressing the bottlenecks and inefficiencies in the supply chain but also promoting competitiveness of the domestically manufactured goods. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trading Steeply up at Dar Stock ExchangeTHE Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) experienced high traffic from both local
Trading Steeply up at Dar Stock Exchange
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
THE Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) experienced high traffic from both local and foreign investors resulting into a turnover of 29.89bn/- compared to 1.74bn/- of the previous week. According to Zan Securities Limited Weekly Wrap Ups, Tanzania... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Britam Revives Its Property Development StrategyBritish American Investments is planning to break ground for its Sh2.84 billion
Britam Revives Its Property Development Strategy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
British American Investments is planning to break ground for its Sh2.84 billion real estate project in the first quarter of next year, making a comeback after a year of inactivity. Managing director Benson Wairegi said the project involves the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nyusi Pledges to Improve Business EnvironmentMaputo — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Monday reaffirmed his government'
Nyusi Pledges to Improve Business Environment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Maputo — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Monday reaffirmed his government's commitment to improving the business environment, in order to expand facilities and incentives, so that the private sector may innovate and implement its business plans... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Can Dare Live the Dangote DreamAfrica's richest man, Aliko Dangote, was here. Forbes Magazine, that journal fo
We Can Dare Live the Dangote Dream
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, was here. Forbes Magazine, that journal for the powerful and famous, says Dangote has made his fortune in cement, sugar and flour. Forbes ranks Dangote as the 67th richest person in the world and at one point,... Read more
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Finextra
Delen Private Bank contracts with ICTroom for custom-built data centreICTroom, experts in the delivery of customised data centre solutions, today ann
Delen Private Bank contracts with ICTroom for custom-built data centre
Finextra / Posted 3 minutes ago
ICTroom, experts in the delivery of customised data centre solutions, today announced it has been selected by Delen Private Bank, one of the largest private banks in Belgium, to design and build a new Tier III corporate data centre in Antwerp. This... Read more
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Finextra
Cashfac partners with NashTech for offshore developmentCashfac Technologies, the market leader in Bank-to-Corporate Cash Management so
Cashfac partners with NashTech for offshore development
Finextra / Posted 3 minutes ago
Cashfac Technologies, the market leader in Bank-to-Corporate Cash Management solutions, today announced a partnership agreement with NashTech’s IT outsourced development and test operations. NashTech will provide offshore development and test... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Gaur praises BMC staff for timely action in gas leakBhopal: State Home and Jail Minister Babulal Gaur paid visit to water supply pr
Gaur praises BMC staff for timely action in gas leak
Central Chronicle / Posted 3 minutes ago
Bhopal: State Home and Jail Minister Babulal Gaur paid visit to water supply project accompanied with Commissioner of Municipal Corporation Tejaswi S Nayak where recently chlorine leakage was averted by virtue of acumen of engineer. Gaur while... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Award distribution program organized in BHELBhopal: Award distribution programme for leaders, Deputy Leaders, members and f
Award distribution program organized in BHEL
Central Chronicle / Posted 3 minutes ago
Bhopal: Award distribution programme for leaders, Deputy Leaders, members and facilitators of Quality Circles of manufacturing, support services and Medical Services category of BHEL- Bhopal which participated in 30th Unit Quality Circle Convention... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shilling Sinks 24% in Eight MonthsTHE shilling has depreciated by almost 24 per cent in eight months since Januar
Shilling Sinks 24% in Eight Months
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
THE shilling has depreciated by almost 24 per cent in eight months since January to close the yester-market at 2,146/- a US dollar. The drop in the first eight months of 24 per cent is four times higher than the amount of depreciation in the same... Read more
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The North West Star
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for
Bali police see tourists as ATMs: 'kick them and they spit out money'
The North West Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
To corrupt police, foreigners are "fantastic, low risk targets". Applying for a job as a policeman in Bali is not as simple as filling in a form. You may need to pay $50,000 or more just to be hired. The exact amount varies by how much you'll be... Read more
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Swissinfo
Welcome to Quantitative Tightening as $12 Trillion Reserves Fall(Bloomberg) -- The great global monetary tightening of 2015 is under way, but i
Welcome to Quantitative Tightening as $12 Trillion Reserves Fall
Swissinfo / Posted 5 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- The great global monetary tightening of 2015 is under way, but it’s not being led by the Federal Reserve. Even as U.S. policy makers ponder whether to raise interest rates this month, one recent source of central bank liquidity in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Market claws back early losses on weak GDP figuresShare market claws back early losses on weak GDP figures The Australian share
Market claws back early losses on weak GDP figures
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 minutes ago
Share market claws back early losses on weak GDP figures The Australian share market has gained ground in afternoon trade to finish higher, thanks to a rally driven by the big banks and miners following early losses due to weak GDP figures. The ASX... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Evolution not revolution – the verdict on Myer's $600m planMyer chief Richard Umbers is lifting capex to levels not seen since 2011 to dri
Evolution not revolution – the verdict on Myer's $600m plan
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Myer chief Richard Umbers is lifting capex to levels not seen since 2011 to drive long-term sales growth. Photo: Pat Scala Myer shareholders have backed the retailer's $600 million turnaround plan by snapping up shares in a $221 million equity... Read more
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