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WCAX-TV Vermont
Gov't report: Airports need more help keeping intruders outWhile intruders routinely breach the security fences protecting runways and pla
Gov't report: Airports need more help keeping intruders out
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted a minute ago
While intruders routinely breach the security fences protecting runways and planes at U.S. airports, the federal Transportation Security Administration is not keeping up with the threat or doing enough to help airports identify their vulnerabilities,... Read more
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Bolton News
British Steel return welcomed by unionsUnions have welcomed the return of the British Steel brand after the completion
British Steel return welcomed by unions
Bolton News / Posted 2 minutes ago
Unions have welcomed the return of the British Steel brand after the completion of the sale of part of Tata Steel. Greybull Capital has bought the Long Products business, securing thousands of jobs at a huge plant in Scunthorpe. The company is... Read more
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Bolton News
Record revenues send Telford Homes profits up 28London-focused housebuilder Telford Homes has reported a 28% rise in pre-tax pr
Record revenues send Telford Homes profits up 28
Bolton News / Posted 2 minutes ago
London-focused housebuilder Telford Homes has reported a 28% rise in pre-tax profit to £32.2 million after notching up record revenues of £245.6 million. The company said its move into the private rented sector has yielded "exceptional capital... Read more
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Bolton News
Halfords profits edge higher as sales increase 1.5Profits at Halfords have nudged up as the retailer's turnaround continues under
Halfords profits edge higher as sales increase 1.5
Bolton News / Posted 2 minutes ago
Profits at Halfords have nudged up as the retailer's turnaround continues under chief executive Jill McDonald. The car parts to bicycles firm said full year pre-tax profit rose 0.5% to £81.5 million after sales at its retail and Autocentre arms saw... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Decisions require sound principlesDuring the 2016 Regular Session, the Legislature chose not to ratify approximat
Decisions require sound principles
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 minutes ago
During the 2016 Regular Session, the Legislature chose not to ratify approximately $179 million in additional taxes to fund the Governor's $4.328 billion general revenue budget. On Day 63 of that session, Governor Tomblin revealed that Fiscal Year... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
House budget bill a startIn some ways the House budget is flawed. But in another - real cuts in state sp
House budget bill a start
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 minutes ago
In some ways the House budget is flawed. But in another - real cuts in state spending - it is the right approach. By the numbers, the situation is this: There is a gap of about $270 million between spending plans in the budget and revenue expected... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
British Steel return welcomed by unions Tata is still assessing bids for the rest of its UK business Unions have wel
British Steel return welcomed by unions
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 minutes ago
Tata is still assessing bids for the rest of its UK business Unions have welcomed the return of the British Steel brand after the completion of the sale of part of Tata Steel. Greybull Capital has bought the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ernst & Young creating 270 jobs as new offices open in Dublin and Galway Ernst & Young will be hiring accounting, finance, engineering, IT, consultanc
Ernst & Young creating 270 jobs as new offices open in Dublin and Galway
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 minutes ago
Ernst & Young will be hiring accounting, finance, engineering, IT, consultancy and business experts as part of the expansion Leading accountancy firm Ernst & Young is to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Record revenues send Telford Homes profits up 28% Telford sold off two rental developments during the year, one to fund manager
Record revenues send Telford Homes profits up 28%
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 minutes ago
Telford sold off two rental developments during the year, one to fund manager M&G and the other to housing association L&Q London-focused housebuilder Telford Homes has reported a 28% rise in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Halfords profits edge higher as sales increase 1.5% Halfords revenues grew 1.7% to £1 billion and group like-for-like sales incre
Halfords profits edge higher as sales increase 1.5%
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 minutes ago
Halfords revenues grew 1.7% to £1 billion and group like-for-like sales increased 1.5% over the year Profits at Halfords have nudged up as the retailer's turnaround continues under chief executive... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Philweb to raise P6b from stock sale PhilWeb Corporation is raising at least P6 billion from the sale of treasury
Philweb to raise P6b from stock sale
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 minutes ago
PhilWeb Corporation is raising at least P6 billion from the sale of treasury and subsidiary-held shares to finance an aggressive expansion plan. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, PhilWeb reported... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Lopez holdings supports FPHC’s green thrust Lopez Holdings Corporation echoed the call of investee First Philippine Holdi
Lopez holdings supports FPHC’s green thrust
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 minutes ago
Lopez Holdings Corporation echoed the call of investee First Philippine Holdings Corporation (FPH) for a low carbon future. During the firm’s annual stockholders’ meeting, Lopez Holdings chairman Manuel... Read more
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The Age
Macau casinos notch up two-year losing streakWise move: James Packer's surprise decision to slash his stake in Melco has bee
Macau casinos notch up two-year losing streak
The Age / Posted 3 minutes ago
Wise move: James Packer's surprise decision to slash his stake in Melco has been vindicated. Billionaire James Packer's unexpected decision to slash his stake in Melco Crown Entertainment has been partly vindicated after figures showed a larger than... Read more
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BizReport
Customer experience falling shortStudy: Despite improvements in the targeting of advertisements and retailers' a
Customer experience falling short
BizReport / Posted 4 minutes ago
Study: Despite improvements in the targeting of advertisements and retailers' ability to personalize websites and recommendations, the average consumer still feels their shopping experience isn't all it could be.... Read more
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The Border Mail
Plucking and weaving – minister won't say when new V/Line trains will operate in the North EastJacinta Allan says planning needed before she can nominate a date for fresh tra
Plucking and weaving – minister won't say when new V/Line trains will operate in the North East
The Border Mail / Posted 4 minutes ago
Jacinta Allan says planning needed before she can nominate a date for fresh train sets to run to Albury VICTORIA’S Transport Minister won’t say when new trains will grace the North East's V/Line route, saying she did not want to “pluck a date out of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'A new jewel of Sydney's CBD'An artist's impression of a redeveloped Wynyard Station opening onto George Str
'A new jewel of Sydney's CBD'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 minutes ago
An artist's impression of a redeveloped Wynyard Station opening onto George Street. Photo: Supplied One of the city's busiest train stations will undergo a billion-dollar redevelopment over the next four years, the government announced on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Macau casinos notch up two-year losing streakWise move: James Packer's surprise decision to slash his stake in Melco has bee
Macau casinos notch up two-year losing streak
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 minutes ago
Wise move: James Packer's surprise decision to slash his stake in Melco has been vindicated. Billionaire James Packer's unexpected decision to slash his stake in Melco Crown Entertainment has been partly vindicated after figures showed a larger than... Read more
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Tony Pua
The newly appointed 1MDB Board of Directors must carry out its duties to the Government and Malaysian tax-payers by ensuring good corporate governance and accountabilityHowever, the amendments to 1MDB’s Memorandum and Articles of Association (M&A)
The newly appointed 1MDB Board of Directors must carry out its duties to the Government and Malaysian tax-payers by ensuring good corporate governance and accountability
Tony Pua / Posted 5 minutes ago
However, the amendments to 1MDB’s Memorandum and Articles of Association (M&A) as well as the changes to the Board of Directors would be an absolute waste of time if these new directors do not exercise the powers entrusted with them to ensure that... Read more
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Tony Pua
June 2016However, the amendments to 1MDB’s Memorandum and Articles of Association (M&A)
June 2016
Tony Pua / Posted 5 minutes ago
However, the amendments to 1MDB’s Memorandum and Articles of Association (M&A) as well as the changes to the Board of Directors would be an absolute waste of time if these new directors do not exercise the powers entrusted with them to ensure that... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Virgin Australia lays out plans for Hong Kong and Beijing flights as part of HNA dealVirgin has also lodged a separate application with the ACCC seeking permission
Virgin Australia lays out plans for Hong Kong and Beijing flights as part of HNA deal
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 minutes ago
Virgin has also lodged a separate application with the ACCC seeking permission to renew its alliance with Singapore Airlines. Photo: Edwina Pickles Virgin Australia has applied for regulatory permission to launch daily flights from Australia to Hong... Read more
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News.com.au
Big spending Chinese lead sales blitz down underHistorical sites like Port Arthur in Tasmania experienced strong growth in visi
Big spending Chinese lead sales blitz down under
News.com.au / Posted 6 minutes ago
Historical sites like Port Arthur in Tasmania experienced strong growth in visitor numbers in the March quarter. Picture: News Corp Australia EVERY international visitor who steps foot in Australia is worth $5000 to the country’s economy, and the... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
Thermo Fisher Scientific To Acquire FEI CompanyWALTHAM, MASS. & HILLSBORO, ORE.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Thermo Fisher Scientific I
Thermo Fisher Scientific To Acquire FEI Company
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 6 minutes ago
WALTHAM, MASS. & HILLSBORO, ORE.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO), the world leader in serving science, and FEI Company (NASDAQ:FEIC), the leader in high-performance electron microscopy, today announced that their boards... Read more
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Business Wire
Primex Pharmaceuticals nomina Alan Knox al ruolo di Head of Global MarketingZUG, Svizzera--(BUSINESS WIRE)--La società farmaceutica svizzera Primex Pharmac
Primex Pharmaceuticals nomina Alan Knox al ruolo di Head of Global Marketing
Business Wire / Posted 7 minutes ago
ZUG, Svizzera--(BUSINESS WIRE)--La società farmaceutica svizzera Primex Pharmaceuticals AG annuncia la nomina di Alan Knox al ruolo di Responsabile del marketing globale. Il 1° luglio 2016, Knox entrerà a far parte del gruppo dirigente di Primex... Read more
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Business Wire
Clientron presentará sus nuevos productos de punto de venta y cliente ligero en la feria Computex Taipei 2016TAIPÉI, Taiwán--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clientron Corp., proveedor mundial líder de cl
Clientron presentará sus nuevos productos de punto de venta y cliente ligero en la feria Computex Taipei 2016
Business Wire / Posted 7 minutes ago
TAIPÉI, Taiwán--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clientron Corp., proveedor mundial líder de clientes ligeros, puntos de venta (POS) y sistemas integrados, presentará sus últimos desarrollos con un diseño innovador en la feria Computex 2016, que tendrá lugar en... Read more
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Business Wire
Biotage AB ( – Board Member Anders Walldov Leaves His AssignmentsBiotage AB (STO:BIOT) Anders Walldov, member of the Board of Directors, sold h
Biotage AB ( – Board Member Anders Walldov Leaves His Assignments
Business Wire / Posted 7 minutes ago
Biotage AB (STO:BIOT) Anders Walldov, member of the Board of Directors, sold his and with him related companies’ entire shareholding in Biotage on 17 May 2016. Anders Walldov will keep his assignments as a Board Member and a member of the... Read more
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Business Wire
Fabege: Ambea Moves to ArenastadenFabege (STO:FABGA) Ambea, one of Sweden’s leading companies in the area of car
Fabege: Ambea Moves to Arenastaden
Business Wire / Posted 7 minutes ago
Fabege (STO:FABGA) Ambea, one of Sweden’s leading companies in the area of care and assistance, has decided to leave Solna Strand and move to Arenastaden in August 2017. Fabege and Ambea have signed a 7-year rental agreement for premises covering... Read more
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Business Wire
SES and Studiotech Partner to Provide Satellite Capacity to Telewizja Polska at Astra 23.5 Degrees EastLUXEMBOURG & WARSAW, Poland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (L
SES and Studiotech Partner to Provide Satellite Capacity to Telewizja Polska at Astra 23.5 Degrees East
Business Wire / Posted 7 minutes ago
LUXEMBOURG & WARSAW, Poland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), one of the world-leading satellite operators, announced today a long-term partnership with Studiotech Poland, a leading audiovisual engineering company and... Read more
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Business Wire
Gehr Hospitality Appoints Thuong Luong as Chief Investment OfficerLOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Gehr Group (www.gehr.com) announced today the
Gehr Hospitality Appoints Thuong Luong as Chief Investment Officer
Business Wire / Posted 7 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Gehr Group (www.gehr.com) announced today the appointment of Ms. Thuong Luong as Chief Investment Officer for its new division, Gehr Hospitality, which will own and operate the Group’s current and future hospitality... Read more
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Business Wire
Primex Pharmaceuticals Appoints Alan Knox as Head of Global MarketingZUG, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Swiss pharmaceutical company Primex Pharmace
Primex Pharmaceuticals Appoints Alan Knox as Head of Global Marketing
Business Wire / Posted 7 minutes ago
ZUG, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Swiss pharmaceutical company Primex Pharmaceuticals AG announces the appointment of Alan Knox as Head of Global Marketing. On July 1, 2016, he joins Primex Pharmaceuticals’ Executive Management Team. Most recently,... Read more
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CBS News
Meet America's new most unloved industryConsumers have a new whipping boy, an industry that garners even less satisfact
Meet America's new most unloved industry
CBS News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Consumers have a new whipping boy, an industry that garners even less satisfaction than cable-TV and other subscription-TV businesses. Internet service providers are now the most unloved corporations among American consumers. They gave the industry... Read more
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