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EuroNews
It's decision day for the future of the internetYour future internet experience now rests in the hands of the Federal Communica
EuroNews / Posted 2 minutes ago
Your future internet experience now rests in the hands of the Federal Communications Commission, which is expected to vote on Thursday to end rules requiring internet service providers to treat all traffic as equal. The five members are expected to... Read more
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The Register
'Subdued' year for poor old Capita means more 'restructuring' neededOutsourcing giant Capita is broadening its "restructuring" programme (AKA offsh
The Register / Posted 2 minutes ago
Outsourcing giant Capita is broadening its "restructuring" programme (AKA offshoring and automating more jobs), while reporting that 2017 has been a "subdued" year for the biz in a trading update today. "We have continued to progress the short and... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
The most and least taxed states – how did your state fare?In light of the new Republican tax bill, the current tax system has once again
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 6 minutes ago
In light of the new Republican tax bill, the current tax system has once again come under review. Always a divisive issue, there has been much debate over the optimal tax policy – one that promotes a healthy economy while limiting the deficit and... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
As Bitcoin, other currencies soar, regulators urge cautionInvestors in ICOs are oftentimes early investors in bitcoin or other digital cu
Santa Maria Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Investors in ICOs are oftentimes early investors in bitcoin or other digital currencies who, with the rapid rise in price, have become multimillionaires on paper and are now looking for the next hot idea. But some of the ICOs that have been funded... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
As Bitcoin, other currencies soar, regulators urge cautionInvestors in ICOs are oftentimes early investors in bitcoin or other digital cu
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 6 minutes ago
Investors in ICOs are oftentimes early investors in bitcoin or other digital currencies who, with the rapid rise in price, have become multimillionaires on paper and are now looking for the next hot idea. But some of the ICOs that have been funded... Read more
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Western Advocate
Land tax to surge by an extra $870m as values continue to riseLand tax receipts from owners of investment properties and holiday homes in NSW
Western Advocate / Posted 6 minutes ago
Land tax receipts from owners of investment properties and holiday homes in NSW are forecast to be $870 million higher than expected over the next three years due to a spike in values. The windfall figure is contained in the half-yearly budget... Read more
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Business Standard India
Stumped by inflated tax credits, govt keeps stern eye on banks, telecom cosTaxpayers, beware! The government is keeping a close watch on some banks, insur
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
Taxpayers, beware! The government is keeping a close watch on some banks, insurance companies, technology and telecom firms that may have inflated input tax credit. People familiar with the development told ET, "There are instances where the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt to hold consultations with RBI for MDR rate issue: FinMin official"Most merchants will be discouraged to use POS machines, especially small merch
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
"Most merchants will be discouraged to use POS machines, especially small merchants who do not get input tax credit in GST. This will discourage them from using POS machines," the official said. There are nearly 27-28 crore transactions per month on... Read more
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Business Standard India
GDP growth to recover to 7% in next few quarters: Standard Chartered reportIndia's economic growth has bottomed out and the GDP growth will recover furthe
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
India's economic growth has bottomed out and the GDP growth will recover further to 7 per cent over the next few quarters but it is likely to take few years to return to 7.5 per cent above levels, Standard Chartered said. In a research report on... Read more
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Business Standard India
Infosys to announce Q3 results on January 12IT major Infosys has said a meeting of its Board of Directors will be held on J
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
IT major Infosys has said a meeting of its Board of Directors will be held on January 11 and 12, 2018 to consider the audited consolidated financial results of the company and its subsidiaries for the quarter and nine months ending December 31,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Council may bring petrol, real estate under GST in future: Sushil Modi"Electricity, real estate, stamp duty and petroleum products should become part
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
"Electricity, real estate, stamp duty and petroleum products should become part of GST (Goods and Services Tax). This would be our (GST Council) endeavour," he said at the annual meet of industry chamber Ficci. He, however, said it would be... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
As Bitcoin, other currencies soar, regulators urge cautionInvestors in ICOs are oftentimes early investors in bitcoin or other digital cu
Sioux City Journal / Posted 7 minutes ago
Investors in ICOs are oftentimes early investors in bitcoin or other digital currencies who, with the rapid rise in price, have become multimillionaires on paper and are now looking for the next hot idea. But some of the ICOs that have been funded... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Pascagoula looks to expand housing marketIn efforts to grow the city, Pascagoula officials hope to expand the city's hou
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 10 minutes ago
In efforts to grow the city, Pascagoula officials hope to expand the city's housing market. City leaders are working on a strategic plan to turn this empty land into a positive economic development. "We have plenty of jobs. The problem is we have a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Decade since recession: Thriving cities leave others behindFILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, file photo, construction cranes fill a
Daily Herald / Posted 11 minutes ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, file photo, construction cranes fill a block across from an Amazon building in Seattle. Seattle is among a fistful of cities that have flourished in the 10 years since the Great Recession officially began in... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
As Bitcoin, other currencies soar, regulators urge cautionInvestors in ICOs are oftentimes early investors in bitcoin or other digital cu
Rapid City Journal / Posted 12 minutes ago
Investors in ICOs are oftentimes early investors in bitcoin or other digital currencies who, with the rapid rise in price, have become multimillionaires on paper and are now looking for the next hot idea. But some of the ICOs that have been funded... Read more
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Income Investors
Earn a 9.4% Yield from “Uncle Sam”istock/florencemcginnGetting Regular Dividend Checks from the U.S. Government?
Income Investors / Posted 14 minutes ago
istock/florencemcginnGetting Regular Dividend Checks from the U.S. Government? If you are tired of paying all the taxes, here’s a way to get some money back from “Uncle Sam:” through Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:GOV). Headquartered in... Read more
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The Middletown Press
As Bitcoin, other currencies soar, regulators urge cautionNEW YORK (AP) — The public's interest in all things bitcoin and efforts by entr
The Middletown Press / Posted 14 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The public's interest in all things bitcoin and efforts by entrepreneurs to fund their businesses with digital currencies is starting to draw more attention from regulators. Just this month, the SEC halted two attempts to raise money... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
ANC elections could lead to big rand movesThe rand was weaker against the dollar on Thursday just before midday‚ with the
Daily Dispatch / Posted 14 minutes ago
The rand was weaker against the dollar on Thursday just before midday‚ with the local market now focused on the ANC’s national elective conference at the weekend. The rand started the week under pressure‚ trading range-bound between the R13.68/$ and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Israeli drugmaker Teva to cut quarter of global work forceJERUSALEM (AP) - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., the world's largest gener
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 minutes ago
JERUSALEM (AP) - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., the world's largest generic drugmaker, says it is laying off 14,000 workers as part of a global restructuring. The company said Thursday that the layoffs represent over 25 percent of its global... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
As Bitcoin, other currencies soar, regulators urge cautionInvestors in ICOs are oftentimes early investors in bitcoin or other digital cu
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 20 minutes ago
Investors in ICOs are oftentimes early investors in bitcoin or other digital currencies who, with the rapid rise in price, have become multimillionaires on paper and are now looking for the next hot idea. But some of the ICOs that have been funded... Read more
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asianage
Late buying lifts Sensex, exit polls take Centre stageMumbai: The Sensex overcame early losses and ended with a gain of 194 points on
asianage / Posted 20 minutes ago
Mumbai: The Sensex overcame early losses and ended with a gain of 194 points on Thursday on fag-end buying as investors turned their attention to exit poll results of Gujarat elections. The NSE Nifty went above 10,250-mark. India's economic growth... Read more
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asianage
Post-Brexit deal 'urgent priority': UK lawmakers to Theresa MayLondon: Britain must urgently negotiate a post-Brexit transition deal "within a
asianage / Posted 20 minutes ago
London: Britain must urgently negotiate a post-Brexit transition deal "within a matter of weeks", UK lawmakers said on Thursday. Obtaining a transition period is an "urgent priority" if the UK is to avoid a no-deal scenario when it exits the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tobacco Firms Get Nod to DecentraliseZimbabwe's tobacco auction companies have been given the green light to decentr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 minutes ago
Zimbabwe's tobacco auction companies have been given the green light to decentralise their operations during the next marketing season starting in March next year in a move that will reduce costs incurred by farmers on transporting the commodity to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Urges People to Stop Damaging Bank NotesMalawi is spending several million US dollars every year to replace torn and di
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 minutes ago
Malawi is spending several million US dollars every year to replace torn and dirty bank notes as people throw money as sign of good luck. Malawi's central bank has now rolled out a campaign to stop this wear and tear. It's part of Malawian tradition... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Thumbs Up to the Minister of FinanceI would like to start by thanking the Minister of Finance and Economic Planning
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 minutes ago
I would like to start by thanking the Minister of Finance and Economic Planning as well the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Budget and Finance for a job well done. I personally participated in the National Budget consultations and I am pleased... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foreigners Reap Big at NSE as Dollar Returns Hit 30%Foreign investors have continued reaping good returns at the Nairobi Securities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 minutes ago
Foreign investors have continued reaping good returns at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) in the last quarter of the year as dollar-adjusted returns rose to 30 per cent at end of November. Market data compiled by African Alliance shows that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kenyatta Sets Stage for CoG Change of GuardNairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta will on Thursday officially open the inducti
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 minutes ago
Nairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta will on Thursday officially open the induction conference for newly elected county bosses and their deputies at the Diani Reef Hotel, Kwale County. The four day event whose theme is 'Better governance and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Loses N7.6 Trillion to Faulty Oil Sector AgreementsThe Federal Government has lost $21 billion (about N7.6trn) to faulty agreement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 minutes ago
The Federal Government has lost $21 billion (about N7.6trn) to faulty agreements with international oil companies from 1993 to 2017. Addressing State House reporters after the cabinet meeting yesterday, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Bank Dims Turkana Oil HopesThe World Bank's announcement that it will cease financing oil and gas explorat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 minutes ago
The World Bank's announcement that it will cease financing oil and gas explorations after 2019 has signalled a looming dampening of enthusiasm for what has been one of the world's most valuable minerals and cast dark clouds over Kenya's budding oil... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hong Kong Billionaire Loses U.S.$68 Million InvestmentA Hong Kong investor lost over $68 million he invested in various sectors of th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 minutes ago
A Hong Kong investor lost over $68 million he invested in various sectors of the economy more than a decade ago, after his agent failed to account for the money. Wong Shu Wai, a billionaire and owner of Fok Hing International Limited (FHIL),... Read more
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