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The Seattle Times
Government spending boosted German economy in fourth quarterFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The German economy grew 0.3 percent in the fourth qua
Government spending boosted German economy in fourth quarter
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The German economy grew 0.3 percent in the fourth quarter from the quarter before thanks to higher consumer and government spending. Those domestic factors offset a downward effect from Germany’s typical strength, foreign... Read more
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Daily Herald
Renault reports higher earnings as sales risePARIS -- French car maker Renault says higher sales and further progress on its
Renault reports higher earnings as sales rise
Daily Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
PARIS -- French car maker Renault says higher sales and further progress on its industrial turnaround plan helped drive a nearly 1 billion euro increase in its earnings last year. Europe's number three car maker says Friday it made 2.8 billion euros... Read more
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Daily Herald
Government spending boosted German economy in fourth quarterFRANKFURT, Germany -- The German economy grew 0.3 percent in the fourth quarter
Government spending boosted German economy in fourth quarter
Daily Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
FRANKFURT, Germany -- The German economy grew 0.3 percent in the fourth quarter from the quarter before thanks to higher consumer and government spending. Those domestic factors offset a downward effect from Germany's typical strength, foreign... Read more
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New Kerala
Mahindra Q3 profit slipsMumbai, Feb 12 : Auto major Mahindra & Mahindra posted a net profit of Rs.807.9
Mahindra Q3 profit slips
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
Mumbai, Feb 12 : Auto major Mahindra & Mahindra posted a net profit of Rs.807.99 crore for the October-December quarter of 2015-16 compared to Rs.942.14 crore during the corresponding period in 2014-15, the company said in a regulatory filing here on... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Fewer cyclists fined for not having lights at nightLast year police handed out fines to cyclists for not having proper lights at n
Fewer cyclists fined for not having lights at night
DutchNews.nl / Posted 5 minutes ago
Last year police handed out fines to cyclists for not having proper lights at night 25,733 times, according to new figures from the government’s fine collection agency. This is a sharp drop on the 44,300 fines issued in 2014. The decline is due to... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Troubled Rolls-Royce cuts dividend, logs mixed earnings Published: 12 February 2016 5:10 PM Rolls-Royce says slumping oil prices hav
Troubled Rolls-Royce cuts dividend, logs mixed earnings
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 minutes ago
Published: 12 February 2016 5:10 PM Rolls-Royce says slumping oil prices have hit demand for vessels affecting the aerospace industry. – Reuters pic, February 12, 2016.British engines maker... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
PKR persoal tambahan 1.5 juta pekerja asing walaupun berdepan lambakan Published: 12 February 2016 4:58 PM Kemasukan pekerja asing ke negara ini ti
PKR persoal tambahan 1.5 juta pekerja asing walaupun berdepan lambakan
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 minutes ago
Published: 12 February 2016 4:58 PM Kemasukan pekerja asing ke negara ini tidak wajar disegerakan kerana Malaysia berdepan lambakan pekerja asing, kata Naib Presiden PKR Nurul... Read more
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Northern Star
Byron: Bohemian surf mecca or tired McBackpackers’ hub?BYRON Bay was at the centre of an online culture war this week. Its haters hav
Byron: Bohemian surf mecca or tired McBackpackers’ hub?
Northern Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
BYRON Bay was at the centre of an online culture war this week. Its haters have written-off the tourist town as a tired McBackpackers' hub. However, its rusted-on residents, including Byron Shire mayor Simon Richardson, still see relevance in the... Read more
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Food Business Review
RPM International subsidiary acquires Holton Food Products Published 12 February 2016 RPM International Inc. has announced that its Man
RPM International subsidiary acquires Holton Food Products
Food Business Review / Posted 8 minutes ago
Published 12 February 2016 RPM International Inc. has announced that its Mantrose-Haeuser Co subsidiary, which is within the RPM Specialty Products Group, has purchased US-based Holton Food... Read more
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Gazette
Rolls-Royce profits fall 12 to £1.4bnEngine maker Rolls-Royce said annual profits tumbled 12% to £1.4 billion as the
Rolls-Royce profits fall 12 to £1.4bn
Gazette / Posted 9 minutes ago
Engine maker Rolls-Royce said annual profits tumbled 12% to £1.4 billion as the business was hit by civil aerospace cuts and falling commodity prices that have impacted output at its marine division, which supplies the oil industry. The fall in... Read more
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SiliconIndia
4 Companies Impacting the StartUp Landscape in India BENGALURU: The startup scene in India is abuzz with new entrants who have ben
4 Companies Impacting the StartUp Landscape in India
SiliconIndia / Posted 9 minutes ago
BENGALURU: The startup scene in India is abuzz with new entrants who have benefitted largely from angel investors and venture capital firms who are more than eager to invest in their lucrative... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Startups May Get Tax Benefit in Budget 2016 For Brand BuildingNEW DELHI: In order to encourage start-ups, especially e-commerce companies, th
Startups May Get Tax Benefit in Budget 2016 For Brand Building
SiliconIndia / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: In order to encourage start-ups, especially e-commerce companies, the Finance Ministry may look at according beneficial tax treatment to their brand building expenses in the forthcoming Budget. According to experts, the government could... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Councillor seeks mental health strategyDemands are being placed on Ottawa and Victoria to reach out to those coping wi
Councillor seeks mental health strategy
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 9 minutes ago
Demands are being placed on Ottawa and Victoria to reach out to those coping with mental health issues. Scott Anderson, a Vernon councillor, says there is a need for the federal and provincial governments to develop mental health strategies. “Many... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
RDNO moves water budget aheadThe latest financial plan for Greater Vernon’s water utility didn’t draw any de
RDNO moves water budget ahead
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 9 minutes ago
The latest financial plan for Greater Vernon’s water utility didn’t draw any debate. There was no discussion Wednesday as the Regional District of North Okanagan board gave approval in principle to Greater Vernon Water’s budget, including an average... Read more
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iol.co.za
What SAfricans say about #SONA2916Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma seems to have failed to impress with Thursd
What SAfricans say about #SONA2916
iol.co.za / Posted 9 minutes ago
Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma seems to have failed to impress with Thursday’s State of the Nation Address as commentators say he delivered no real solutions. This comes despite Zuma’s promises to cut down on state spending, and eliminate... Read more
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iol.co.za
Drought weighs on PioneerJohannesburg - Pioneer Foods Group said a drought in South Africa is weighing o
Drought weighs on Pioneer
iol.co.za / Posted 9 minutes ago
Johannesburg - Pioneer Foods Group said a drought in South Africa is weighing on earnings as soaring grain prices hit volumes and margins at the country’s second-biggest food maker. The company’s input costs for corn-based products rose 74 percent... Read more
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iol.co.za
ArcelorMittal SA’s loss balloonsJohannesburg - ArcelorMittal South Africa said it expects the country to adopt
ArcelorMittal SA’s loss balloons
iol.co.za / Posted 9 minutes ago
Johannesburg - ArcelorMittal South Africa said it expects the country to adopt tariffs as a safeguard against cheap imports before the end of next month as the continent’s largest steelmaker posted an annual loss that ballooned 23 times from a year... Read more
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iol.co.za
Emerging markets head for dropMumbai - Emerging-market equities headed for the worst weekly drop in a month a
Emerging markets head for drop
iol.co.za / Posted 9 minutes ago
Mumbai - Emerging-market equities headed for the worst weekly drop in a month and currencies retreated as anxiety over the worsening outlook for global growth sapped demand for riskier assets. South Korea’s Kospi led declines on Friday, poised for... Read more
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asianage
Twitter disappoints investors as user growth hits wallTwitter shares fell in after-hours trading as its revenue forecast for the curr
Twitter disappoints investors as user growth hits wall
asianage / Posted 13 minutes ago
Twitter shares fell in after-hours trading as its revenue forecast for the current quarter missed analysts' expectations. The stalled growth in the average number of active monthly users came despite a series of changes to make Twitter easier and... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
Jane Bryant Quinn Speaks At Trumbull Library On Making Your Money LastTRUMBULL, Conn. -- Best-selling author and financial journalist Jane Bryant Qui
Jane Bryant Quinn Speaks At Trumbull Library On Making Your Money Last
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted 13 minutes ago
TRUMBULL, Conn. -- Best-selling author and financial journalist Jane Bryant Quinn will discuss her new book "How to Make Your Money Last: The Indispensable Retirement Guide" Sunday at the Trumbull Library. Quinn will discuss how much income can... Read more
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DW
German economy ends 2015 on solid note |The German economy grew by 0.3 percent in last year's final quarter, keeping th
German economy ends 2015 on solid note |
DW / Posted 13 minutes ago
The German economy grew by 0.3 percent in last year's final quarter, keeping the pitch of the preceding three months, the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) said on Friday. "The economic situation in Germany was characterized by solid and... Read more
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DW
Commerzbank quadruples annual profit |Commerzbank quadrupled its net earnings in 2015, the company reported on Friday
Commerzbank quadruples annual profit |
DW / Posted 13 minutes ago
Commerzbank quadrupled its net earnings in 2015, the company reported on Friday. Its bottom-line profit reached 1.06 billion euros ($1.2 billion) last year. Revenues totaled 9.762 billion euros, marking an 11-percent increase year-on-year. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oba of Lagos Commends SEC On E-Dividend, Urges Nigerians to RegisterThe Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu on Wednesday called on Nigerians to embrace
Oba of Lagos Commends SEC On E-Dividend, Urges Nigerians to Register
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu on Wednesday called on Nigerians to embrace the on-going e-Dividend registration rolled out by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). He said the e-dividend would put an end to previous anomaly whereby... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TSA Records 97 Percent Enrollment in Nigeria - AGFThe Accountant-General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris on Wednesday in Abuja sai
TSA Records 97 Percent Enrollment in Nigeria - AGF
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Accountant-General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris on Wednesday in Abuja said that the implementation of the Treasury Single Account (TSA) is highly successful as over 97% MDAs have enrolled in the scheme. Mr. K. Offie, Deputy Director, Press in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abuja Railway Will Open December 2017The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) will open the Abuja railway
Abuja Railway Will Open December 2017
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) will open the Abuja railway for public use in the last quarter of 2017. Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Musa Bello, made this disclosure while receiving the Minister of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kaduna Refinery Resumes ProductionNigerians would soon find lasting relief from the perennial shortage of petrole
Kaduna Refinery Resumes Production
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
Nigerians would soon find lasting relief from the perennial shortage of petroleum products in the country, especially petrol, if the ongoing reforms of government are sustained. This follows the declaration by the state-owned oil company, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cross River Assembly Passes 2016 Budget, Slashes N47 BillionCalabar — The Cross River House of Assembly on Thursday passed the 2016 state's
Cross River Assembly Passes 2016 Budget, Slashes N47 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
Calabar — The Cross River House of Assembly on Thursday passed the 2016 state's appropriation bill into law by approving N303 billion as the budget for the year. The state Governor, Ben Ayade, on October 26, 2015, presented a budget proposal of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Massive Job Losses Loom in Tourism Industry As Economic Downturn WorsensThousands of workers employed by hotels and tourism firms across the Nigeria ma
Massive Job Losses Loom in Tourism Industry As Economic Downturn Worsens
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
Thousands of workers employed by hotels and tourism firms across the Nigeria may lose their jobs following the worsening economic downturn, foreign exchange crisis and a sharp rise in the cost of power generation. With hundreds of thousands of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FG Denies Shelving U.S.$1 Billion Eurobond SaleThe Federal Government, on Thursday denied reports that it has shelved plans to
FG Denies Shelving U.S.$1 Billion Eurobond Sale
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Federal Government, on Thursday denied reports that it has shelved plans to raise up to $1 billion through Eurobonds to plug its fiscal deficit, just as is scheduled to start meeting investors next month. "The Eurobond is still very much on,"... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BTCL Share Sales Gain MomentumGaborone — Thousands of offers have already been made for Botswana's first ever
BTCL Share Sales Gain Momentum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
Gaborone — Thousands of offers have already been made for Botswana's first ever citizen reserved Initial Public Offering (IPO). A news release from BTCL says Batswana have come out strongly in support of the offering, and that the offer will bring... Read more
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