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AllAfrica.com
FG Plans Strategic ImplementationAbuja — In anticipation of the presidential assent to the 2016 Budget which may
FG Plans Strategic Implementation
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Abuja — In anticipation of the presidential assent to the 2016 Budget which may happen anytime soon, the federal government has effectively categorized priority areas which must be achieved in the course of the budget implementation. The government... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Britain Suspends Financial Aid to MozambiqueMaputo — The British government on Thursday announced that it is suspending fin
Britain Suspends Financial Aid to Mozambique
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Maputo — The British government on Thursday announced that it is suspending financial aid to Mozambique, in the wake of the scandal over undisclosed loans. Earlier this month, it became clear that almost 1.4 billion dollars worth of loans,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dr. Al-Karuri - Onset of Joint Sudanese-Saudi Mining Project Will Be in 2020Khartoum — The Minister of Minerals Dr. Ahmed Mohamed Sadiq Al-Karuri has revea
Dr. Al-Karuri - Onset of Joint Sudanese-Saudi Mining Project Will Be in 2020
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Khartoum — The Minister of Minerals Dr. Ahmed Mohamed Sadiq Al-Karuri has revealed that the talks with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the joint exploitation of the minerals at the bottom of the Red Sea in the common area (Atlantis 2 Project) came out... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NNPC Tasked On Fuel Availability, DistributionKaduna — The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), the Pipelines and
NNPC Tasked On Fuel Availability, Distribution
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Kaduna — The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), the Pipelines and Product Marketing Company (PPMC) and NNPC Retail Management have been called upon to sustain their tireless effort in ensuring the availability and distribution of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NPDC Yet to Pay U.S.$3.3 Billion for Eight Oil Licenses Acquired From NNPCThe Nigerian Petroleum Development Company, NPDC, is yet to pay $3.3 billion (a
NPDC Yet to Pay U.S.$3.3 Billion for Eight Oil Licenses Acquired From NNPC
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
The Nigerian Petroleum Development Company, NPDC, is yet to pay $3.3 billion (about N650.1 billion), being balance for eight oil licenses acquired between 2010 and 2012, a revised report by the Natural Resource Governance Institute, NRGI, has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sokoto, BOI Sign N2 Billion Industrial Development FundSokoto government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Bank of ind
Sokoto, BOI Sign N2 Billion Industrial Development Fund
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Sokoto government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Bank of industry for the establishment of a N2 billion industrial development fund in the state. Speaking during the signing of the MoU in Sokoto Thursday, Governor Aminu Waziri... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egypt, South Korea Business Forum Starts in CairoThe Egyptian-South Korean Business Forum kicked off here on Thursday. The foru
Egypt, South Korea Business Forum Starts in Cairo
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
The Egyptian-South Korean Business Forum kicked off here on Thursday. The forum discusses ways of boosting bilateral economic cooperation and exploring investment opportunities in the infrastructure and energy projects in addition to the Suez... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economic Development On Agreement On Public Interest Conditions for MergerThe Coca-Cola beverages Africa merger parties and the South African Government
Economic Development On Agreement On Public Interest Conditions for Merger
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
The Coca-Cola beverages Africa merger parties and the South African Government reach agreement on public interest conditions for merger A comprehensive set of commitments have been agreed between the Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) merger parties... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Negotiations Underway to Get UAE Deposit By End of May - CBEPresident of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) Tarek Amer stressed on Thursday th
Negotiations Underway to Get UAE Deposit By End of May - CBE
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
President of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) Tarek Amer stressed on Thursday that negotiations are underway with the UAE to receive the two-billion-dollar deposit the Gulf country has earlier allocated to Egypt's central bank. There is no delay in... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Public fear "vital asset’ close plansPERPLEXED villagers have threatened to boycott Saddleworth’s only bank over its
Public fear "vital asset’ close plans
Oldham Chronicle / Posted moments ago
PERPLEXED villagers have threatened to boycott Saddleworth’s only bank over its plans to close on a key day. They are accusing NatWest bank bosses of committing “daylight robbery” after revealing doors on their branch on Uppermill High Street will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egypt Chairs FEAS Meetings in BucharestChairman of the Egyptian Exchange (EGX) Dr. Mohamed Omran left on Thursday for
Egypt Chairs FEAS Meetings in Bucharest
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Chairman of the Egyptian Exchange (EGX) Dr. Mohamed Omran left on Thursday for the Romanian capital of Bucharest to chair meetings of the Federation of Euro-Asian Stock Exchanges (FEAS). In a statement, Omran said that the meetings will take up the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Finance Minister Replies EzekwesiliThe Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, on Thursday reacted to remarks by former
Finance Minister Replies Ezekwesili
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, on Thursday reacted to remarks by former vice president of the World Bank, Oby Ezekwesili, that the Muhammadu Buhari administration's "archaic and opaque" economic policies are hurting the poor. Speaking as one... Read more
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Darien News-Review
AMC Networks Q1 Revenue Rides Digital Distribution Past ExpectationsAMC Networks revealed strong first-quarter revenue on Thursday morning, thanks
AMC Networks Q1 Revenue Rides Digital Distribution Past Expectations
Darien News-Review / Posted moments ago
AMC Networks revealed strong first-quarter revenue on Thursday morning, thanks in large part to an increase in digital distribution and affiliate fees at the National Networks. Earnings followed suit, due to some adjustments. While ad sales also... Read more
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Variety
Univision Swings to Q1 Profit After Earnings Rise on Advertising GrowthThe Spanish-language media giant on Thursday reported a 5.7% revenue gain to $6
Univision Swings to Q1 Profit After Earnings Rise on Advertising Growth
Variety / Posted moments ago
The Spanish-language media giant on Thursday reported a 5.7% revenue gain to $660.4 million and net income of $65.7 million, compared to a loss in the year-ago quarter of $138.7 million. Univision said it saw strong advertising growth during the... Read more
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Variety
21st Century Fox Taps Glover Park Group’s Chip Smith to Head Public AffairsSmith replaces Michael Regan, who stepped down last week after 15 years as Fox’
21st Century Fox Taps Glover Park Group’s Chip Smith to Head Public Affairs
Variety / Posted a minute ago
Smith replaces Michael Regan, who stepped down last week after 15 years as Fox’s top lobbyist. As exec VP of public affairs, Smith will oversee worldwide legislative, regulatory and strategic policy matters for the company. He will be based in... Read more
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International Business Times
Chain's Adam Ludwin: Financial services will become a software business The entirety of financial services will become a software business now that the
Chain's Adam Ludwin: Financial services will become a software business
International Business Times / Posted a minute ago
The entirety of financial services will become a software business now that the tools to make it happen have been located, states Adam Ludwin, CEO, Chain.com. Chain is a technology company based in Silicon Valley, which partners with businesses like... Read more
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CNBC
SeaWorld reports Q1 lossOn a per-share basis, the Orlando, Florida-based company said it had a loss of
SeaWorld reports Q1 loss
CNBC / Posted 2 minutes ago
On a per-share basis, the Orlando, Florida-based company said it had a loss of $1. Losses, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 56 cents per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts... Read more
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CNBC
Merck posts better-than-expected profit, raises forecastBut, sales of Merck's arthritis drug Remicade slumped about 30 percent to $349
Merck posts better-than-expected profit, raises forecast
CNBC / Posted 2 minutes ago
But, sales of Merck's arthritis drug Remicade slumped about 30 percent to $349 million. The drug is facing competition outside the United States from cheaper copycat versions. Total revenue dipped about 1 percent due in part to a stronger dollar.... Read more
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CNBC
Soaring McDonald's: The stock market loves all-day McMuffins, tooThe stock market loves all-day McMuffins and McGriddles, too. Driven partially
Soaring McDonald's: The stock market loves all-day McMuffins, too
CNBC / Posted 2 minutes ago
The stock market loves all-day McMuffins and McGriddles, too. Driven partially by the popularity of its new all-day breakfast program, McDonald's shares hit a record high on Wednesday, even as the market as a whole stagnates. This marked a notable... Read more
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FOX News
Guinea seeks rebound from Ebola with double-digit growth by 2020CONAKRY – Guinea is targeting double-digit GDP growth by 2020 as it seeks to re
Guinea seeks rebound from Ebola with double-digit growth by 2020
FOX News / Posted 2 minutes ago
CONAKRY – Guinea is targeting double-digit GDP growth by 2020 as it seeks to rebound after the Ebola virus slowed investment and hurt the mining sector, Prime Minister Mamady Youla said on Wednesday. The country was one of three West African states... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. stock futures higher as oil prices gainTraders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) April 15, 2016.
U.S. stock futures higher as oil prices gain
Reuters / Posted 2 minutes ago
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) April 15, 2016. U.S. stock index futures were higher on Thursday, after three straight days of losses, as oil prices rose for the first time this week and ahead of the monthly jobs data... Read more
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Swissinfo
RSA CEO Says He's Made Insurer Valuable for `Whoever Owns It'(Bloomberg) -- RSA Insurance Group Plc Chief Executive Officer Stephen Hester s
RSA CEO Says He's Made Insurer Valuable for `Whoever Owns It'
Swissinfo / Posted 2 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- RSA Insurance Group Plc Chief Executive Officer Stephen Hester says the company, which was the subject of an abandoned 5.6 billion-pound ($8.1 billion) takeover offer, is now much more valuable for any future owner. The insurer... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Western North Dakota oil refinery hampered by oil slowdownDICKINSON, N.D. (AP) - The owners of a new oil refinery in western North Dakota
Western North Dakota oil refinery hampered by oil slowdown
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 3 minutes ago
DICKINSON, N.D. (AP) - The owners of a new oil refinery in western North Dakota plan to operate it at only 75 percent capacity due to continued losses tied to the slumping oil industry. Bismarck-based MDU Resources Group Inc. says the Dakota Prairie... Read more
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dna
Govt to build 1,000 km of expressways for Rs 16,680 croreTo ensure quicker connectivity, the government plans to build 1,000 km of expre
Govt to build 1,000 km of expressways for Rs 16,680 crore
dna / Posted 4 minutes ago
To ensure quicker connectivity, the government plans to build 1,000 km of expressways at an investment of Rs 16,680 crore under its NHDP programme, which include the Vadodara-Mumbai project. "The central government has approved a plan for... Read more
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dna
Yes Bank gets in-principle nod from SebiPrivate sector lender Yes Bank has received in-principle nod from markets regul
Yes Bank gets in-principle nod from Sebi
dna / Posted 4 minutes ago
Private sector lender Yes Bank has received in-principle nod from markets regulator Sebi to act as custodian of securities. The city-headquartered bank has been given a year's time to establish the business by developing the operational, tech and... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Western North Dakota oil refinery hampered by oil slowdownDICKINSON, N.D. (AP) - The owners of a new oil refinery in western North Dakota
Western North Dakota oil refinery hampered by oil slowdown
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 minutes ago
DICKINSON, N.D. (AP) - The owners of a new oil refinery in western North Dakota plan to operate it at only 75 percent capacity due to continued losses tied to the slumping oil industry. Bismarck-based MDU Resources Group Inc. says the Dakota Prairie... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Slow internet speeds costing Logan jobs: mayorPoor internet speeds have forced businesses out of Logan and have cost resident
Slow internet speeds costing Logan jobs: mayor
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Poor internet speeds have forced businesses out of Logan and have cost residents access to education, the city's new mayor said as he called for the fast-tracking of the National Broadband Network's rollout in the region. Logan mayor Luke Smith said... Read more
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thebee
Centrica Stock Falls 10% On Share Sale PlansThe owner of British Gas has announced plans to raise £750m from the sale of sh
Centrica Stock Falls 10% On Share Sale Plans
thebee / Posted 6 minutes ago
The owner of British Gas has announced plans to raise £750m from the sale of shares to raise funds to pay off debts and protect its credit ratings in the process. Centrica, which like rivals has come under pressure from the collapse in world energy... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
$150,000 winning ticket sold in SwantonVermont Lottery officials announced a $150,000 Powerball ticket was sold in Ver
$150,000 winning ticket sold in Swanton
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 minutes ago
Vermont Lottery officials announced a $150,000 Powerball ticket was sold in Vermont in Wednesday’s Powerball drawing. The ticket was sold at Swanton Short Stop on First Street in Swanton. The numbers drawn were 30-47-57-66-69 and 03 for the... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Apple stock could sink much lower, plus Jim Cramer's viewHere's the weekly chart for Apple. Courtesy of MetaStock Xenith The weekly ch
Apple stock could sink much lower, plus Jim Cramer's view
TheStreet.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
Here's the weekly chart for Apple. Courtesy of MetaStock Xenith The weekly chart is negative, with the stock below its key weekly moving average of $101.52. The 200-week simple moving average of $93.05 is a key chart support, as the stock has been... Read more
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