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Business Standard India
Emerging mkt bet is paying off: AegisAegis says its bet on penetrating the emerging markets has started to pay. The
Emerging mkt bet is paying off: Aegis
Business Standard India / Posted a minute ago
Aegis says its bet on penetrating the emerging markets has started to pay. The business process management (BPM) arm of Essar group sold its US business in 2014, which contributed 50 per cent to its revenue and brought down its revenue to $400... Read more
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Business Standard India
Make in India lion roars in MumbaiPM Modi to inaugurate event to promote business on SaturdayPM Modi to inaugurat
Make in India lion roars in Mumbai
Business Standard India / Posted a minute ago
PM Modi to inaugurate event to promote business on SaturdayPM Modi to inaugurate event to promote business on Saturday Being home to Bollywood, Mumbai is quite used to extravaganzas. But the financial capital of... Read more
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Business Standard India
A fortnight before Budget, little recovery in Railways' financesThe second of a four-part series on core sector looks at the Indian Railways, w
A fortnight before Budget, little recovery in Railways' finances
Business Standard India / Posted a minute ago
The second of a four-part series on core sector looks at the Indian Railways, which has few positives to show in its finances. Falling passenger volumes continue to dent operations, and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jaitley promises helping hand for banksSays there is no need for panic and investors should consider the economy's inh
Jaitley promises helping hand for banks
Business Standard India / Posted a minute ago
Says there is no need for panic and investors should consider the economy's inherent strengthSays there is no need for panic and investors should consider the economy's inherent strength Finance Minister Arun... Read more
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Business Standard India
SC orders IEX to release Rs 31 cr dividend to FTILThe dividends have already been declared for which there is no dispute. Since
SC orders IEX to release Rs 31 cr dividend to FTIL
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
The dividends have already been declared for which there is no dispute. Since the dividends are declared by IEX and FTIL, a shareholder for the period in question, is rightfully entitled to those dividends. Counsels appeared for IEX stated the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt orders merger of NSEL with FTILFTIL prepares to challenge the order in the Bombay High CourtFTIL prepares to c
Govt orders merger of NSEL with FTIL
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
FTIL prepares to challenge the order in the Bombay High CourtFTIL prepares to challenge the order in the Bombay High Court The Union Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) on Friday ordered the amalgamation of the... Read more
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KTVB Boise
'Big money' digs deep to prop up stock marketBig money is trying to stomp out the fear gripping the markets by putting its c
'Big money' digs deep to prop up stock market
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 minutes ago
Big money is trying to stomp out the fear gripping the markets by putting its cash where its mouth is. Big banks, big-time executives and big companies are all digging deep to buy this market - providing a much-needed bid for stocks as fear cascades... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopesOil prices scored their biggest one-day gain since 2009 Friday after hitting 12
Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopes
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 minutes ago
Oil prices scored their biggest one-day gain since 2009 Friday after hitting 12-year lows a day earlier, as hopes of production cuts by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries fueled a rally. The roller-coaster ride for crude oil... Read more
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Greenwich Time
6 Things Millennials Have Taught Me About Real EstateMany seasoned professionals discount millennials as a entitled, lazy, tech-driv
6 Things Millennials Have Taught Me About Real Estate
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 minutes ago
Many seasoned professionals discount millennials as a entitled, lazy, tech-driven generation. But whether the roots of this new generation’s work style and priorities stem from the parenting they've had or their technological adaptability is... Read more
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Greenwich Time
6 Sales Secrets to Turn a Rookie Into a Sales SuperstarI once worked as a salesman in an insurance company. And, like most salespeople
6 Sales Secrets to Turn a Rookie Into a Sales Superstar
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 minutes ago
I once worked as a salesman in an insurance company. And, like most salespeople, I couldn’t meet my targets in the beginning. I noticed however, that certain people in my organization made more sales than all of us put together. So, I got close to... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest mo
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009
KSBW Salinas / Posted 4 minutes ago
Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest move was to the upside. Big time. Crude oil prices spiked 12.3% on Friday to $29.44 a barrel. It was the biggest one-day percentage gain since February 2009. The surge... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12%The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for the moment. The
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12%
KSBW Salinas / Posted 4 minutes ago
The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for the moment. The Dow jumped about 275 points on Friday. The S&P 500 gained 1.7%, backing away from two-year lows. The Nasdaq also advanced, rising 1.5%. The gains help erase some of the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest mo
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 minutes ago
Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest move was to the upside. Big time. Crude oil prices spiked 12.3% on Friday to $29.44 a barrel. It was the biggest one-day percentage gain since February 2009. The surge... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12%The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for the moment. The
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12%
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 minutes ago
The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for the moment. The Dow jumped about 275 points on Friday. The S&P 500 gained 1.7%, backing away from two-year lows. The Nasdaq also advanced, rising 1.5%. The gains help erase some of the... Read more
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The Advocate
Why New Orleans-area home prices continued climbing in 2015Rising demand for homes in the most sought-after New Orleans neighborhoods show
Why New Orleans-area home prices continued climbing in 2015
The Advocate / Posted 5 minutes ago
Rising demand for homes in the most sought-after New Orleans neighborhoods shows no sign of abating. A trend that already had lifted average home prices by nearly 50 percent since just before Hurricane Katrina — a boon for many homeowners that also... Read more
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The Advocate
Equity firm buys Opta Minerals, and New Orleans yard, for $6.6 millionA New York investment fund will buy industrial minerals company Opta Minerals,
Equity firm buys Opta Minerals, and New Orleans yard, for $6.6 million
The Advocate / Posted 5 minutes ago
A New York investment fund will buy industrial minerals company Opta Minerals, including its New Orleans operations, in a deal valued at $6.6 million. Speyside Equity Fund I LP expects to close the deal for Ontario-based Opta in April. Opta... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans health care technology firm gets $500,000 in fundingCompliance Partners, a New Orleans-based health care and compliance service tec
New Orleans health care technology firm gets $500,000 in funding
The Advocate / Posted 5 minutes ago
Compliance Partners, a New Orleans-based health care and compliance service technology firm, is in line to receive $500,000 in seed money. The money will be from the Lafayette General Foundation’s Healthcare Innovation Fund, which funds new products... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Voices of the Crossroads: Keisha SmithThis week reporter Bianca Montes talks with Keisha Smith, community manager for
Voices of the Crossroads: Keisha Smith
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 5 minutes ago
This week reporter Bianca Montes talks with Keisha Smith, community manager for the Victoria chapter of the American Cancer Society. Keisha and her co-workers are currently planning for their biggest fundraiser of the year, Relay For Life. Bianca... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopesOil prices scored their biggest one-day gain since 2009 Friday after hitting 12
Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopes
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 7 minutes ago
Oil prices scored their biggest one-day gain since 2009 Friday after hitting 12-year lows a day earlier, as hopes of production cuts by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries fueled a rally. The roller-coaster ride for crude oil... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
'Big money' digs deep to prop up stock marketBig money is trying to stomp out the fear gripping the markets by putting its c
'Big money' digs deep to prop up stock market
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 7 minutes ago
Big money is trying to stomp out the fear gripping the markets by putting its cash where its mouth is. Big banks, big-time executives and big companies are all digging deep to buy this market - providing a much-needed bid for stocks as fear cascades... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Analyst says California governor undercounts crime savingsSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's nonpartisan legislative analyst says Gov
Analyst says California governor undercounts crime savings
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 minutes ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's nonpartisan legislative analyst says Gov. Jerry Brown is undercounting the savings from a voter-approved measure that cut penalties for drug and property crimes. The budget Brown proposed last month provides... Read more
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Boston Globe
Partners sees new records system take bite out of earningsThe costs to implement a sweeping new software system have started to drag down
Partners sees new records system take bite out of earnings
Boston Globe / Posted 8 minutes ago
The costs to implement a sweeping new software system have started to drag down earnings at Partners HealthCare, the state’s largest network of doctors and hospitals. Partners finished the fiscal first quarter ended Dec. 31 with operating income of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Redevelopment of the Winthrop Square garage takes another step forwardThe Boston Redevelopment Authority is anxious to hit the gas on a big, long-sta
Redevelopment of the Winthrop Square garage takes another step forward
Boston Globe / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Boston Redevelopment Authority is anxious to hit the gas on a big, long-stalled, downtown tower. BRA officials said Tuesday they will seek formal proposals to redevelop the Winthrop Square Garage within the next two weeks, with responses due by... Read more
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Northern Star
Australian wage growth has stalled for four yearsDESPITE financial markets "dropping their bundle" in recent weeks, Reserve Bank
Australian wage growth has stalled for four years
Northern Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
DESPITE financial markets "dropping their bundle" in recent weeks, Reserve Bank Governor Glenn Stevens said the effect of the global volatility was uncertain. Mr Stevens updated a Senate committee on Australia's economy in his twice-yearly report on... Read more
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Northern Star
50 years ago we almost named our currency something awfulIF A different decision had been made 50 years ago, a cup of coffee could now c
50 years ago we almost named our currency something awful
Northern Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
IF A different decision had been made 50 years ago, a cup of coffee could now cost four kangas. Or four dinkums. Or four royals. Or, if the creators of TV show The Simpsons had their way, four dollarydoos. There was a lot of controversy about what... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Data void on home ownership hampers B.C.’s ability tackle heated marketIn the last week, the need for answers about Vancouver’s increasingly freakish
Data void on home ownership hampers B.C.’s ability tackle heated market
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 minutes ago
In the last week, the need for answers about Vancouver’s increasingly freakish real estate market has reached a fever pitch. The need for action is particularly dire after a succession of revelations: The Globe’s investigation this week of the legal... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Mobify becomes Canadian tech company to watch after $10-million venture capital dealTwo under-the-radar startup success stories in B.C. have joined forces for ‎a f
Mobify becomes Canadian tech company to watch after $10-million venture capital deal
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 minutes ago
Two under-the-radar startup success stories in B.C. have joined forces for ‎a financing deal that establishes them as key players to watch on the Canadian tech scene. Vancouver retail marketing software firm Mobify has raised its first venture... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest mo
Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 minutes ago
Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices. The latest move was to the upside. Big time. Crude oil prices spiked 12.3% on Friday to $29.44 a barrel. It was the biggest one-day percentage gain since February 2009. The surge... Read more
7 related stories
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12%The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for the moment. The
Dow jumps 275 points as oil prices spike 12%
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 minutes ago
The stock market has finally stopped crumbling -- at least for the moment. The Dow jumped about 275 points on Friday. The S&P 500 gained 1.7%, backing away from two-year lows. The Nasdaq also advanced, rising 1.5%. The gains help erase some of the... Read more
8 related stories
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The Daily Mercury
50 years ago we almost named our currency something awfulIF A different decision had been made 50 years ago, a cup of coffee could now c
50 years ago we almost named our currency something awful
The Daily Mercury / Posted 11 minutes ago
IF A different decision had been made 50 years ago, a cup of coffee could now cost four kangas. Or four dinkums. Or four royals. Or, if the creators of TV show The Simpsons had their way, four dollarydoos. There was a lot of controversy about what... Read more
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