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The Commerce News
Deal pending on lot in industrial parkA broker has 90 additional days to finalize the purchase of an eight-acre lot i
Deal pending on lot in industrial park
The Commerce News / Posted a minute ago
A broker has 90 additional days to finalize the purchase of an eight-acre lot in the East Jackson Industrial Park. After a 15-minute closed-to-the-public session last Friday, the Jackson County Industrial Development Authority voted to give broker... Read more
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asianage
Pay panel to fuel auto firms’ growthThe Seventh Central Pay Commission bounty, softening interest rates, lower fuel
Pay panel to fuel auto firms’ growth
asianage / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Seventh Central Pay Commission bounty, softening interest rates, lower fuel cost and low inflation are expected to drive sales growth in passenger cars and two-wheelers in the financial year 2016-17 after the gradual recovery seen in select... Read more
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asianage
Kejriwal imposes strict conditions for Rs 551 crore loanThe AAP government has provided loan to North and East Delhi Municipal Corporat
Kejriwal imposes strict conditions for Rs 551 crore loan
asianage / Posted 2 minutes ago
The AAP government has provided loan to North and East Delhi Municipal Corporations on the condition that they should not make any fresh recruitment and ensure that temporary sanitation workers and beldars were discontinued in a phased manner within... Read more
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asianage
Pay panel to fuel auto firms' growthThe Seventh Central Pay Commission bounty, softening interest rates, lower fuel
Pay panel to fuel auto firms' growth
asianage / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Seventh Central Pay Commission bounty, softening interest rates, lower fuel cost and low inflation are expected to drive sales growth in passenger cars and two-wheelers in the financial year 2016-17 after the gradual recovery seen in select... Read more
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asianage
Tax kitty shows shortfall of 35 per cent, officials told to act fastAlarm bells have rung in the finance ministry after net direct tax collections
Tax kitty shows shortfall of 35 per cent, officials told to act fast
asianage / Posted 2 minutes ago
Alarm bells have rung in the finance ministry after net direct tax collections are showing a 35 per cent shortfall with only two months left for closing of the financial year. Concerned over this, the CBDT has written to the income-tax department to... Read more
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asianage
No achhe din for investmentNew investment in the country has declined by 32 per cent, spread across both t
No achhe din for investment
asianage / Posted 2 minutes ago
New investment in the country has declined by 32 per cent, spread across both the government and private sectors, said Madan Sabnavis, the chief economist, Care Ratings. According to an analysis by the department of industrial policy and promotion... Read more
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Herald Sun
Stocks fall as US data muddles Fed outlook Global stock markets have slumped and the US dollar has rallied after a key U
Stocks fall as US data muddles Fed outlook
Herald Sun / Posted 3 minutes ago
Global stock markets have slumped and the US dollar has rallied after a key US jobs report painted a mixed picture of the labour market and left investors with a muddled view on interest rate hike... Read more
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Weekly Times
Stocks fall as US data muddles Fed outlook Global stock markets have slumped and the US dollar has rallied after a key U
Stocks fall as US data muddles Fed outlook
Weekly Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
Global stock markets have slumped and the US dollar has rallied after a key US jobs report painted a mixed picture of the labour market and left investors with a muddled view on interest rate hike... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Stocks fall as US data muddles Fed outlook Global stock markets have slumped and the US dollar has rallied after a key U
Stocks fall as US data muddles Fed outlook
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 minutes ago
Global stock markets have slumped and the US dollar has rallied after a key US jobs report painted a mixed picture of the labour market and left investors with a muddled view on interest rate hike... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi incentives for $1.45B tire plant could top $650MCLINTON, Miss. (AP) - An Associated Press analysis finds that the package of st
Mississippi incentives for $1.45B tire plant could top $650M
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 minutes ago
CLINTON, Miss. (AP) - An Associated Press analysis finds that the package of state aid and tax abatements to attract a $1.45 billion, 2,500-job Continental AG tire plant to Hinds County is worth approximately $650 million, and probably more. The... Read more
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CNBC
BlackBerry laying off 200 employeesJohn S. Chen, the company's executive chairman and chief executive, is shifting
BlackBerry laying off 200 employees
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
John S. Chen, the company's executive chairman and chief executive, is shifting BlackBerry to a company largely based on selling software and services to businesses and governments. He has repeatedly made it clear that the company will continue to... Read more
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CNBC
3 trades to watch as stock pain continuesBut he would look to buy shares of biotech company Gilead Sciences on weakness.
3 trades to watch as stock pain continues
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
But he would look to buy shares of biotech company Gilead Sciences on weakness. The stock has shed more than 15 percent of its value this year amid broad selling and criticism of high drug prices. Earlier this week, Gilead posted fourth-quarter... Read more
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CNBC
The rout could continue next week. Here's why"The technical patterns say we can't dismiss the possibility of going lower. It
The rout could continue next week. Here's why
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
"The technical patterns say we can't dismiss the possibility of going lower. It's a pretty weak little recovery rally, as well. It just seems people are willing to take a wait-and-see attitude rather than 'buy on dips' mentality. About 40 percent of... Read more
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CNBC
Ford CEO: Auto industry is being underestimated"If you look at the data, we do think we are undervalued. We think people are u
Ford CEO: Auto industry is being underestimated
CNBC / Posted 5 minutes ago
"If you look at the data, we do think we are undervalued. We think people are underestimating the health of the U.S. industry," Fields said. Read more from Mad Money with Jim Cramer The CEO added that he believes investors are underestimating the... Read more
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Calcutta News
Nearly $8 bn net loss posted by steel giant ArcelorMittal LUXEMBOURG - Amid signs of a tough year ahead, ArcelorMittal Friday posted ne
Nearly $8 bn net loss posted by steel giant ArcelorMittal
Calcutta News / Posted 5 minutes ago
LUXEMBOURG - Amid signs of a tough year ahead, ArcelorMittal Friday posted net loss of $7.9 billion for 2015 financial year, while announcing plans to raise $3 billion in fresh capital and... Read more
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Calcutta News
Sharp takeover deal to be finalized soon, says Foxconn chief TOKYO - Taiwanese manufacturing and supply firm Hon Hai Precision Industry Co
Sharp takeover deal to be finalized soon, says Foxconn chief
Calcutta News / Posted 5 minutes ago
TOKYO - Taiwanese manufacturing and supply firm Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd., trading as Foxconn Technology Group, is likely to acquire Japan's Sharp Corporation with the deal... Read more
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Calcutta News
BNP relying on cost cutting to improve market share PARIS Shares of French bank BNP Paribas jumped on Friday after it announced f
BNP relying on cost cutting to improve market share
Calcutta News / Posted 5 minutes ago
PARIS Shares of French bank BNP Paribas jumped on Friday after it announced further cost cutting measures for its investment bank. Its shares were trading 5.5 percent higher at 47.74 euro around... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Motley Fool: The financial services market is brokenThere are two questions everyone should ask their financial adviser. Only the
Motley Fool: The financial services market is broken
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
There are two questions everyone should ask their financial adviser. Only the most generous, conflicted -- or both -- person would suggest that the financial services sector is working properly. Oh, it might be working 'efficiently' and exactly as... Read more
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Brisbane Times
LinkedIn shares dive more than 40 per cent, $US11 billion wiped outLinkedIn's shares have plunged more than 40 per cent. Photo: Bloomberg Linked
LinkedIn shares dive more than 40 per cent, $US11 billion wiped out
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
LinkedIn's shares have plunged more than 40 per cent. Photo: Bloomberg LinkedIn Corp's shares plunged as much as 43 per cent on Friday, wiping out nearly $US11 billion ($15.56 billion) of market value, after the social network for professionals... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Whisky funding scheme run by bankrupt Keith Batt, who owes $16 millionNant Whisky's website features bucolic scenes of the heritage distillery in "my
Whisky funding scheme run by bankrupt Keith Batt, who owes $16 million
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Nant Whisky's website features bucolic scenes of the heritage distillery in "mystical" central Tasmania and attractive photos of the company's tasting bars in Hobart, Brisbane and Melbourne. Former Test cricketer Matthew Hayden stands among the... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Stock Up in After-Hours Trading, Suspends 125,000 ISIS-Related Terrorist Accounts"We condemn the use of Twitter to promote terrorism and the Twitter Rules make
Stock Up in After-Hours Trading, Suspends 125,000 ISIS-Related Terrorist Accounts
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
"We condemn the use of Twitter to promote terrorism and the Twitter Rules make it clear that this type of behavior, or any violent threat, is not permitted on our service," the microblogging site noted. In an effort to help combat violent extremism... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake: Not all school bonds are alike | News & Observer February 5, 2016 6:42 PM Wake County leaders say they’ll
Wake: Not all school bonds are alike
The News & Observer / Posted 10 minutes ago
| News & Observer February 5, 2016 6:42 PM Wake County leaders say they’ll need to educate the public that going to voters every few years to approve a new school... Read more
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Denver Post
Denver short-term rental rules should consider neighborsEconomists estimate that as many as 40 percent of short-term rentals offered on
Denver short-term rental rules should consider neighbors
Denver Post / Posted 14 minutes ago
Economists estimate that as many as 40 percent of short-term rentals offered on sites such as Airbnb, FlipKey and VRBO are marketed by people who own more than one property. (Joe Amon, Denver Post file) Denver Councilwoman Mary Beth Susman says the... Read more
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Business Wire
INVESTOR NOTICE: Goldberg Law PC Files Securities Class Action Lawsuit against INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. and Strongly Encourages Investors to Contact the FirmThe class in this case has not yet been certified, and until certification occu
INVESTOR NOTICE: Goldberg Law PC Files Securities Class Action Lawsuit against INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. and Strongly Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm
Business Wire / Posted 14 minutes ago
The class in this case has not yet been certified, and until certification occurs, you are not represented by an attorney. If you choose to take no action, you can remain an absent class member. INSYS is a specialty pharmaceutical company that... Read more
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Business Wire
IMPORTANT INVESTOR NOTICE: Lundin Law PC Announces Ongoing Investigation of Anavex Life Sciences Corp. and Urges Investors with Losses in Excess of $250,000 to Contact the FirmLOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lundin Law PC announces it is investigating claim
IMPORTANT INVESTOR NOTICE: Lundin Law PC Announces Ongoing Investigation of Anavex Life Sciences Corp. and Urges Investors with Losses in Excess of $250,000 to Contact the Firm
Business Wire / Posted 15 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lundin Law PC announces it is investigating claims against Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (“Anavex” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: AVXL) concerning possible violations of federal securities laws. The investigation is related to... Read more
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Business Wire
Zamansky LLC Investigates The Ivy Asset Strategy and Waddell & Reed Asset Strategy Funds For Potential Breaches of Fiduciary Duties to ShareholdersNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zamansky LLC announces that it is investigating the
Zamansky LLC Investigates The Ivy Asset Strategy and Waddell & Reed Asset Strategy Funds For Potential Breaches of Fiduciary Duties to Shareholders
Business Wire / Posted 15 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zamansky LLC announces that it is investigating the Ivy Asset Strategy Fund and the Waddell and Reed Asset Strategy Fund for potential breaches of fiduciary duties to shareholders. The Ivy Asset Strategy Fund and the... Read more
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Business Wire
Panasonic Desarrolla la Primera Tecnología de la Industria*1 Tecnología de 123dB de captura simultánea de amplio rango dinámico mediante la utilización de un sensor de imagen CMOS con película orgánica fotoconductoraOSAKA, Japón--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Panasonic Corporation anunció hoy que ha desarro
Panasonic Desarrolla la Primera Tecnología de la Industria*1 Tecnología de 123dB de captura simultánea de amplio rango dinámico mediante la utilización de un sensor de imagen CMOS con película orgánica fotoconductora
Business Wire / Posted 15 minutes ago
OSAKA, Japón--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Panasonic Corporation anunció hoy que ha desarrollado una nueva tecnología de amplio rango dinámico[1] que puede mejorar las capturas simultáneas de amplio rango dinámico[2] hasta 100 veces más que los resultados... Read more
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Business Wire
INVESTOR NOTICE: Goldberg Law PC Announces An Ongoing Investigation of Claims against Matrix Service Company And Strongly Encourages Investors To Contact The FirmThe investigation concerns whether the Company violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a
INVESTOR NOTICE: Goldberg Law PC Announces An Ongoing Investigation of Claims against Matrix Service Company And Strongly Encourages Investors To Contact The Firm
Business Wire / Posted 15 minutes ago
The investigation concerns whether the Company violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Specifically, the investigation will focus on the Company’s reduced fiscal 2016 guidance which was related to an unexpected... Read more
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Business Wire
Sparton Corporation Names New Interim President and CEOSCHAUMBURG, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sparton Corporation (NYSE: SPA) announced to
Sparton Corporation Names New Interim President and CEO
Business Wire / Posted 15 minutes ago
SCHAUMBURG, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sparton Corporation (NYSE: SPA) announced today that Cary B. Wood has resigned as its President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Also, Michael Osborne, Senior Vice-President, Corporate... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Weyerhaeuser ready for new year after mediocre 2015By Zachariah Bryan In 2015, Weyerhaeuser got a couple of bumps and bruises, th
Weyerhaeuser ready for new year after mediocre 2015
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 15 minutes ago
By Zachariah Bryan In 2015, Weyerhaeuser got a couple of bumps and bruises, though overall it weathered the storm. The strengthening U.S. dollar, combined with uncertainty in the global market (specifically, China) put a damper on exports. Wet... Read more
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