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Oil price reaches above $50 for first time this yearOil prices jumped on Thursday above $50 for the first time this year as a long-
Oil price reaches above $50 for first time this year
dna / Posted 2 minutes ago
Oil prices jumped on Thursday above $50 for the first time this year as a long-lasting global supply glut showed increased signs of easing. In a boost for countries exporting crude, including the likes of crisis-hit Venezuela, prices are once more... Read more
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Pranab Mukherjee in China: Xi promises to allow more Indian pilgrims to Kailash and Manasarovar in TibetChina offered to allow more Indian pilgrims to Kailash and Manasarovar in Tibet
Pranab Mukherjee in China: Xi promises to allow more Indian pilgrims to Kailash and Manasarovar in Tibet
dna / Posted 2 minutes ago
China offered to allow more Indian pilgrims to Kailash and Manasarovar in Tibet through Nathulla in Sikkim in addition to 250 who were permitted through the new route last year. The offer to increase the number of pilgrims was made by Chinese... Read more
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BC Local News
Priced out of Paradise: Red-hot real estate market leads to rental crisis in ChilliwackThe first in a two-part series on the rental crisis facing Chilliwack residents
Priced out of Paradise: Red-hot real estate market leads to rental crisis in Chilliwack
BC Local News / Posted 3 minutes ago
The first in a two-part series on the rental crisis facing Chilliwack residents as a result of the Lower Mainland’s red-hot real estate market Rachel Plaza is a model, an actress, she can sing, she’s well-known in the Chilliwack theatre scene, she... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Currency gains 'play part' in Mainfreight record $88m profitA total of 75% of Mainfreight’s revenue was earned outside New Zealand. Photo b
Currency gains 'play part' in Mainfreight record $88m profit
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
A total of 75% of Mainfreight’s revenue was earned outside New Zealand. Photo by NZ Herald. The New Zealand-greenback exchange rate "certainly played a part'' in the results, managing director Don Braid said. "Such is the benefit of working across... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Research funding hailedThe University of Otago anticipates it will benefit to the tune of "several mil
Research funding hailed
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
The University of Otago anticipates it will benefit to the tune of "several million dollars'' from extra funding for research announced in yesterday's Budget. Acting vice-chancellor Vernon Squire said in a statement it was "certainly a good-news... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Treasury figures questionedDoubt about the Treasury's forecasts included in Budget 2016 were expressed yes
Treasury figures questioned
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
Doubt about the Treasury's forecasts included in Budget 2016 were expressed yesterday, despite the enthusiasm shown in those forecasts by Finance Minister Bill English. Westpac chief economist Dominick Stephens said his concern was that the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
The more people smoke, the more they payThe 10% ongoing increase in tobacco tax is the issue most people seemed to get
The more people smoke, the more they pay
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
The 10% ongoing increase in tobacco tax is the issue most people seemed to get excited about in yesterday's Budget 2016 which had little in it to create any real interest. Act New Zealand leader David Seymour said the Budget increased taxes on those... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Mayoral mission to ChinaMr Cull said the trip was aimed at building on Dunedin's already strong ties wi
Mayoral mission to China
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
Mr Cull said the trip was aimed at building on Dunedin's already strong ties with China. "This trip will continue to move the relationship forward from its strong civic and cultural roots into the economic development sphere leading with our... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
US sales rise but losses a concernDunedin cancer diagnostic company Pacific Edge is gaining sales traction in its
US sales rise but losses a concern
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
Dunedin cancer diagnostic company Pacific Edge is gaining sales traction in its crucial US target market, but posted an expanded full-year after-tax loss of $15.7million yesterday, as expected. However, the extent of Pacific Edge's annual cash burn... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
$4.25 payout 'tough number'Dairy cows head back to pasture after milking, on a property in North Otago. Ph
$4.25 payout 'tough number'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
Dairy cows head back to pasture after milking, on a property in North Otago. Photo by Sally Rae. At $4.25, Fonterra's new season forecast payout yesterday came in well below market expectations, but the dairy giant will bring forward several... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Steady as she goesFinance Minister Bill English has every reason to feel pleased with himself aft
Steady as she goes
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
Finance Minister Bill English has every reason to feel pleased with himself after delivering Budget 2016. He continued treading the fine line of spending just enough for the Government to claim it was providing help for the most vulnerable in... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Moak: Curbing credit scores would give consumers powerCredit bureaus have long memories. As any consumer who’s tried to get a home lo
Moak: Curbing credit scores would give consumers power
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 5 minutes ago
Credit bureaus have long memories. As any consumer who’s tried to get a home loan with a less-than-stellar credit record knows, mistakes you made in the past can hang around like a ghost that never seems to go away. If you missed a credit card... Read more
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The News & Observer
BofA CEO: Triangle is one of our growth markets | News & Observer May 26, 2016 1:23 PM Brian Moynihan was in town as bank
BofA CEO: Triangle is one of our growth markets
The News & Observer / Posted 5 minutes ago
| News & Observer May 26, 2016 1:23 PM Brian Moynihan was in town as bank consolidates offices in North Hills Says future branches here will be... Read more
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Daily Record
McDonald’s CEO says company is making changes customers wantMcDonald's could be trying out a new slogan soon. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jon
McDonald’s CEO says company is making changes customers want
Daily Record / Posted 5 minutes ago
McDonald's could be trying out a new slogan soon. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains. Buzz60 NEW YORK — McDonald’s, under intense pressure in a competitive industry, sought to reassure its shareholders Thursday that it is making changes to... Read more
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Orange County Business Journal
Midday Stock RoundupThe S&P 500 was flat in midday trading at 2,090.00. The Dow Jones Industrial A
Midday Stock Roundup
Orange County Business Journal / Posted 6 minutes ago
The S&P 500 was flat in midday trading at 2,090.00. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.1% to 17,826.85. The NASDAQ was up 0.1% to 4,897.83. The yield on a 10-year Treasury bond was down 1.8% to 1.84%. The price of gold was down 0.3% to... Read more
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Business Insurance
Travelers promotes exec, 30-year veteran to retireTravelers Cos. Inc. announced that Greg Toczydlowski has been promoted to presi
Travelers promotes exec, 30-year veteran to retire
Business Insurance / Posted 8 minutes ago
Travelers Cos. Inc. announced that Greg Toczydlowski has been promoted to president of business insurance, effective immediately, while Doreen Spadorcia, a vice chairman, will retire Sept. 1 after 30 years with the company. Mr. Toczydlowski, based... Read more
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Business Insurance
Anthem-Cigna pending merger gets approval from home stateIndianapolis-based health insurer Anthem Inc. on Thursday said the Indiana Depa
Anthem-Cigna pending merger gets approval from home state
Business Insurance / Posted 8 minutes ago
Indianapolis-based health insurer Anthem Inc. on Thursday said the Indiana Department of Insurance greenlit its pending merger with Cigna Corp., marking that the 12th state to approve the merger. Anthem needs approval for the $54 billion merger in a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gordhan: Sceptics, doomsayers can’t determine fate of SA economy The minister says Moody’s decision to leave the country’s credit rating uncha
Gordhan: Sceptics, doomsayers can’t determine fate of SA economy
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 minutes ago
The minister says Moody’s decision to leave the country’s credit rating unchanged as a 'major success'. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN credit ratings... Read more
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Business Insider
Some shareholders of TheStreet say its board makes Kim Jong Un look like Thomas JeffersonIn a letter Wednesday, Spear Point Capital Management, which has a 10% stake in
Some shareholders of TheStreet say its board makes Kim Jong Un look like Thomas Jefferson
Business Insider / Posted 9 minutes ago
In a letter Wednesday, Spear Point Capital Management, which has a 10% stake in the company, accused the board of manipulating the process to elect new directors. Rodney Bienvenu, Spare Point's co-founder, wrote that after board member Keith Hall... Read more
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Business Insider
Goldman Sachs just figured out something important about millennialsGoldman Sachs has discovered something important about its employees: they want
Goldman Sachs just figured out something important about millennials
Business Insider / Posted 9 minutes ago
Goldman Sachs has discovered something important about its employees: they want more feedback on how they're doing. The firm is overhauling the way it gives feedback following an internal survey that highlighted that desire. "Last year's People... Read more
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Business Insider
Snapchat quietly added an IPO specialist to its boardMichael Kovac/Getty ImagesSnapchat CEO Evan Spiegel Snapchat quietly added a s
Snapchat quietly added an IPO specialist to its board
Business Insider / Posted 9 minutes ago
Michael Kovac/Getty ImagesSnapchat CEO Evan Spiegel Snapchat quietly added a seasoned IPO specialist to its board last year, the latest sign that the fast-growing messaging app is preparing for a public market debut even as it raises huge sums of... Read more
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Business Wire
First Internet Bancorp Announces Closing of Common Stock OfferingFISHERS, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Internet Bancorp (the “Company”) (NASDAQ:
First Internet Bancorp Announces Closing of Common Stock Offering
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
FISHERS, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Internet Bancorp (the “Company”) (NASDAQ: INBK), the parent company of First Internet Bank (the “Bank”) (www.firstib.com), announced today that it has completed its previously announced underwritten offering of... Read more
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Business Wire
Accenture Completes Acquisition of OPS Rules, Enhances Its Machine Learning and Operations Analytics Capabilities for ClientsNEW YORK & WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has completed
Accenture Completes Acquisition of OPS Rules, Enhances Its Machine Learning and Operations Analytics Capabilities for Clients
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK & WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has completed its acquisition of OPS Rules, a boutique analytics consulting company that specializes in the application of data science to create supply chain and operations analytics... Read more
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Business Wire
A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Oxford Life Insurance Company and SubsidiariesOLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength r
A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Oxford Life Insurance Company and Subsidiaries
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating (FSR) of A- (Excellent) and the issuer credit ratings (ICR) of “a-” of Oxford Life Insurance Company (Oxford Life) (Phoenix, AZ) and its subsidiary, Christian... Read more
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Business Wire
Norton Rose Fulbright Adds Government Enforcement and Civil Litigation PartnerWASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Norton Rose Fulbright today announced that Michael
Norton Rose Fulbright Adds Government Enforcement and Civil Litigation Partner
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Norton Rose Fulbright today announced that Michael Edney, an experienced government enforcement and civil litigation lawyer, has joined the global law firm’s Washington, DC office as a partner. Edney’s practice focuses... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Video: Deep Metro Fiber for Texas and Other Regions ~ Converge! Network DigestFiberLight is an infrastructure-rich company operating in seven states. Its lar
Video: Deep Metro Fiber for Texas and Other Regions ~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 11 minutes ago
FiberLight is an infrastructure-rich company operating in seven states. Its largest network is in Texas, where FiberLight's infrastructure extends over 9,000 route miles. Ron Kornos, Chief Strategy Officer at FiberLight, introduces the company and... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Edward Jones finds online experience key to client retentionWASHINGTON — There are no shortage of opinions on how advisers should incorpora
Edward Jones finds online experience key to client retention
Financial Planning.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — There are no shortage of opinions on how advisers should incorporate technology to bolster their practices, but for anyone doubting the rationale for investing in a slick, customer-facing online platform, Edward Jones, which has been... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Alstom sues GE in dispute over purchase of signaling unitNEW YORK - France's Alstom has filed a breach of contract suit against General
Alstom sues GE in dispute over purchase of signaling unit
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 minutes ago
NEW YORK - France's Alstom has filed a breach of contract suit against General Electric rooted in a dispute focused on Alstom's agreement to buy GE's rail signalling business two years ago, the companies confirmed Thursday. GE agreed to sell its... Read more
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Al.com
Birmingham may provide financial help to restore bus service in FairfieldBirmingham City Council President Johnathan Austin addressed a memo to Mayor Wi
Birmingham may provide financial help to restore bus service in Fairfield
Al.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
Birmingham City Council President Johnathan Austin addressed a memo to Mayor William Bell on Thursday asking for the city to step in after the Birmingham-Jefferson Transit Authority voted Wednesday to terminate services to Fairfield effective July... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Accretive Health names new CEOAccretive Health today announced that Joseph Flanagan will take over as preside
Accretive Health names new CEO
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 15 minutes ago
Accretive Health today announced that Joseph Flanagan will take over as president and CEO, the third turnover in the company's top position in three years. Flanagan's position is effective immediately, and he will also join the company's board of... Read more
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