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iol.co.za
#PanamaPapers: SA tax dodgers walk a tightropeCape Town - South Africans who made use of the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fons
#PanamaPapers: SA tax dodgers walk a tightrope
iol.co.za / Posted 3 minutes ago
Cape Town - South Africans who made use of the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca to hide their riches from Sars have a nail-biting four-month wait before an amnesty announced by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan in his February Budget kicks in. If... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Over 100 million mobile SIMs registered with biometric details, says Minister TaranaSpeaking at a media briefing on Sunday, she said that subscribers of 100.9 mill
Over 100 million mobile SIMs registered with biometric details, says Minister Tarana
Bdnews24.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Speaking at a media briefing on Sunday, she said that subscribers of 100.9 million SIMs have so far re-registered, accounting for over 76 percent of active mobile phone connections. The minister advised subscribers to call at 16103 (the NID... Read more
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asianage
India among top 10 steel importers in 2015: WSAIndia imported 13.3 million tonnes (MT) of the metal in 2015 and was just a not
India among top 10 steel importers in 2015: WSA
asianage / Posted 6 minutes ago
India imported 13.3 million tonnes (MT) of the metal in 2015 and was just a notch up from China, which imported 13.2 MT during same period. India, the world's third largest steel producer, was among the top 10 importers of the alloy last year,... Read more
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asianage
India among top 10 steel importers in 2015 WSAIndia imported 13.3 million tonnes (MT) of the metal in 2015 and was just a not
India among top 10 steel importers in 2015 WSA
asianage / Posted 6 minutes ago
India imported 13.3 million tonnes (MT) of the metal in 2015 and was just a notch up from China, which imported 13.2 MT during same period. India, the world's third largest steel producer, was among the top 10 importers of the alloy last year,... Read more
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asianage
PSU banks install nearly 14,000 ATMs in FY16, miss targetA total of 13,935 cash dispensing machines were installed by banks in the year
PSU banks install nearly 14,000 ATMs in FY16, miss target
asianage / Posted 6 minutes ago
A total of 13,935 cash dispensing machines were installed by banks in the year ending March 31, 2016 against the target of 15,249 ATMs. State-owned banks installed close to 14,000 automated teller machines (ATMs) in different parts of the country in... Read more
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Herald Sun
Melburnians reject high-density suburbsMelburnians reject plan to build most new housing in established suburbs JOHN
Melburnians reject high-density suburbs
Herald Sun / Posted 8 minutes ago
Melburnians reject plan to build most new housing in established suburbs JOHN MASANAUSKAS
CITY EDITORBudget2016 - stock images to be used for Budget 2016 stories. ESPL A view from... Read more
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dna
United Spirits to sell Vijay Mallya's shares, 13 properties to cut debtDiageo-controlled liquor firm United Spirits Ltd (USL) is looking to reduce its
United Spirits to sell Vijay Mallya's shares, 13 properties to cut debt
dna / Posted 12 minutes ago
Diageo-controlled liquor firm United Spirits Ltd (USL) is looking to reduce its debt by up to Rs 2,000 crore in the next two years through various measures that include sale of shares and properties earlier owned by embattled businessman Vijay... Read more
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The Washington Times
Shipping: Free from China, not across South DakotaSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Mike DeVries wasn’t sure what to make of the precipito
Shipping: Free from China, not across South Dakota
The Washington Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Mike DeVries wasn’t sure what to make of the precipitous drop in sales. DeVries and his wife run an eBay business from their home just southeast of Sioux Falls in Alvord, Iowa, selling farm, automotive and machinery parts,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Plastic £5 note featuring Sir Winston Churchill that is almost impossible to tear to be unveiledSince the Bank of England was formed in 1694, Britain bank notes have been made
Plastic £5 note featuring Sir Winston Churchill that is almost impossible to tear to be unveiled
Daily Telegraph / Posted 28 minutes ago
Since the Bank of England was formed in 1694, Britain bank notes have been made from cotton paper. The new £5 note is estimated to last for about five years, compared to the usual life expectancy of between 18 months and two years. The Bank also... Read more
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heraldscotland
Small victory for ethical investors over big tobaccoAxa said governments were introducing more and more legislation aimed at curbin
Small victory for ethical investors over big tobacco
heraldscotland / Posted 28 minutes ago
Axa said governments were introducing more and more legislation aimed at curbing tobacco use globally, which essentially meant that “tobacco is a sunset industry and investing in it is becoming increasingly risky”, Mr Michaelis said. Dundee-based... Read more
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The Economic Times
PM Narendra Modi to visit 5 nations; to discuss black money issue with Switzerland PresidentModi will begin his trip with Afghanistan to inaugurate India-funded Salma Dam
PM Narendra Modi to visit 5 nations; to discuss black money issue with Switzerland President
The Economic Times / Posted 29 minutes ago
Modi will begin his trip with Afghanistan to inaugurate India-funded Salma Dam which has been constructed at a cost of about Rs 1400 crore. From Afghanistan, he will proceed to energy-rich Qatar and then to Switzerland. During the two-day visit... Read more
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The Economic Times
CIL hikes coal prices; to earn additional Rs 3,234 crore in FY17NEW DELHI: State-owned CIL today announced nearly 6.3 per cent increase in co
CIL hikes coal prices; to earn additional Rs 3,234 crore in FY17
The Economic Times / Posted 29 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: State-owned CIL today announced nearly 6.3 per cent increase in coal prices and will earn an additional revenue of around Rs 3,234 crore during the current fiscal 2016-17. "The Board of Directors of the Company at its meeting held on... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Benton County to resume court building debateBENTONVILLE -- Discussion about a new courts building for Benton County is set
Benton County to resume court building debate
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 40 minutes ago
BENTONVILLE -- Discussion about a new courts building for Benton County is set to resume next month. A meeting will be held June 7 to consider the initial results of a needs assessment of the county's circuit courts and related offices, said Joel... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Bentonville Warehouse Auctioned for $1.6 MillionA 30,000-SF warehouse in Bentonville was auctioned for approximately $1.6 milli
Bentonville Warehouse Auctioned for $1.6 Million
Arkansas Business / Posted 42 minutes ago
A 30,000-SF warehouse in Bentonville was auctioned for approximately $1.6 million Wednesday. The identity of the buyer was not disclosed. The auction was handled by Ten-X, the online real estate auction house. The building is located on three acres... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Airport passenger numbers top 7m Bristol Airport believe this will be a busy weekend. Bristol Airport bosses
Airport passenger numbers top 7m
Weston Mercury / Posted 42 minutes ago
Bristol Airport believe this will be a busy weekend. Bristol Airport bosses have paid testament to the South West’s ‘thriving’ economy after passenger numbers exceeded seven million for the first time in a 12-month... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Vietnam aircraft dealhelps GE joint venture WEST CHESTER — Boeing Co. is selling 100 aircraft worth about $11.3 billion a
Vietnam aircraft dealhelps GE joint venture
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 44 minutes ago
WEST CHESTER — Boeing Co. is selling 100 aircraft worth about $11.3 billion at list price to Vietnam’s VietJet as the airline seeks to expand its international and domestic flights. A GE Aviation joint... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Motley Fool: Stock's future key factor in sell vs. hold Also in Opinion Q: Which stock should I sell? One that has lost value, one t
Motley Fool: Stock's future key factor in sell vs. hold
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 44 minutes ago
Also in Opinion Q: Which stock should I sell? One that has lost value, one that's stagnated for years or one that has gained in value? — E.B., Ann Arbor, Michigan A: Ignore how the stocks... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Mills James CEO views ESOP as right move for creative company Cameron James and Ken Mills worked long and hard to build a creative media co
Mills James CEO views ESOP as right move for creative company
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 44 minutes ago
Cameron James and Ken Mills worked long and hard to build a creative media company with a national reach, but the two have always known they didn’t do it alone. That’s why the founders... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Hawk Lead-In Fighter Fleet Reaches 100,000 Flying HoursAircraft Entered Service In 2001 The Australian Hawk 127 Lead-In fighter fleet
Hawk Lead-In Fighter Fleet Reaches 100,000 Flying Hours
The Aero-News Network / Posted 48 minutes ago
Aircraft Entered Service In 2001 The Australian Hawk 127 Lead-In fighter fleet has achieved 100,000 flying hours since entering service in 2001. Since the 33 aircraft entered service, BAE Systems Australia has proudly provided in-service support... Read more
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The Financial Express
Panasonic eyes Rs 2,500-cr revenue from mobile phones this yearPanasonic India plans to spend about Rs 200 crore on marketing campaigns. (Reut
Panasonic eyes Rs 2,500-cr revenue from mobile phones this year
The Financial Express / Posted 50 minutes ago
Panasonic India plans to spend about Rs 200 crore on marketing campaigns. (Reuters) Panasonic India expects its revenues from mobile phones to more than double to Rs 2,500 crore by the end of this fiscal as the company expands its product portfolio... Read more
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The Financial Express
Domestic indicators point to nascent recovery: Deutsche BankAccording to the global financial services major, several economic data such as
Domestic indicators point to nascent recovery: Deutsche Bank
The Financial Express / Posted 50 minutes ago
According to the global financial services major, several economic data such as electricity generation, cement production, diesel consumption and tractor growth are showing a sharp improvement over 2015. (Source: Reuters) India is one of the... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Frenchies Dessert Parlour to close after poor business salesLucy Bass, of Camberley , and Rachel Davidson, from Sandhurst, said competition
Frenchies Dessert Parlour to close after poor business sales
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 50 minutes ago
Lucy Bass, of Camberley , and Rachel Davidson, from Sandhurst, said competition and a lack of trade outside the summer months had forced them to shut up shop before they had even been able to take a wage from the business. Despite receiving a rent... Read more
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Rappler
Changing mindsets: Teaching financial literacy to OFWs in HKLOANS. Overseas Filipino workers flock a street in Hong Kong known to host a nu
Changing mindsets: Teaching financial literacy to OFWs in HK
Rappler / Posted 52 minutes ago
LOANS. Overseas Filipino workers flock a street in Hong Kong known to host a number of loaning agencies and pawnshops. Photo by David Lozada/ Rappler HONG KONG – In a crowded street in central Hong Kong, overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) line up in... Read more
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Rappler
BOC suspends importer after misdeclaring sports car valueMANILA, Philippines – The shipment of a car importer has been put on hold by th
BOC suspends importer after misdeclaring sports car value
Rappler / Posted 52 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines – The shipment of a car importer has been put on hold by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) after misdeclaring the value of an imported luxury vehicle. The BOC has discovered that Amest Trading didn't declare the right value and model... Read more
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Business Standard India
Investment in farm infrastructure must for 100% FDI in food processingBadal said she is pushing for 100% FDI in the food processing sector with a pur
Investment in farm infrastructure must for 100% FDI in food processing
Business Standard India / Posted 54 minutes ago
Badal said she is pushing for 100% FDI in the food processing sector with a purpose to raise farmers' income. "My intention behind proposing this policy was to create 'swadeshi' (local) infrastructure at the farm gate level with 'videshi' money... Read more
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Business Standard India
R-Infra eyes EPC revival,sets Rs 10,000-cr revenue target for FY18Despite struggling with a huge debt burden, Anil Ambani-led Reliance Infrastruc
R-Infra eyes EPC revival,sets Rs 10,000-cr revenue target for FY18
Business Standard India / Posted 54 minutes ago
Despite struggling with a huge debt burden, Anil Ambani-led Reliance Infrastructure (RInfra) has decided to focus on the EPC business once again and has set an ambitious revenue target of Rs 10,000 crore by next fiscal, a top company official has... Read more
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Island Packet
Gail MarksJarvis: Despite new SEC rules, investors should see crowdfunding as gambling, not investingJust as news stories exposed concerns about the inner workings of LendingClub,
Gail MarksJarvis: Despite new SEC rules, investors should see crowdfunding as gambling, not investing
Island Packet / Posted 54 minutes ago
Just as news stories exposed concerns about the inner workings of LendingClub, the U.S. government has been opening the door for Americans from virtually any income level to dabble in the speculative world of crowdfunding. Crowdfunding, you may... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Economy shows improvement

Associated Press

Consumer spending accounts for 70 percent of economic

Economy shows improvement
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 59 minutes ago

Associated Press

Consumer spending accounts for 70 percent of economic activity, so it needs to recover for the economy to keep its momentum in the second half of the year, economists say.

By James R. Owen, Special to the Times Record... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
China builds school for Lupane ZIMBABWE will continue receiving Chinese gifts and other support owing to a s
China builds school for Lupane
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted an hour ago
ZIMBABWE will continue receiving Chinese gifts and other support owing to a strong relationship the two countries have, Chinese ambassador to Zimbabwe, Huang Ping said yesterday. BY NQOBANI NDLOVU in Lupane Huang... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Carl Hester: 'I was unable to secure Uthopia myself'Mystery continues to shroud the new ownership of Carl Hester’s London 2012 gold
Carl Hester: 'I was unable to secure Uthopia myself'
Horse and Hound / Posted an hour ago
Mystery continues to shroud the new ownership of Carl Hester’s London 2012 gold medal winning ride, Uthopia. After selling at public auction in Belfast, Northern Ireland, on Friday night for £165,000, the identity of the new owner was not revealed,... Read more
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