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Adelaide Now
Qld premier defends Cross River fundingQueensland's premier insists her government's promise to pay less than 15 per c
Qld premier defends Cross River funding
Adelaide Now / Posted moments ago
Queensland's premier insists her government's promise to pay less than 15 per cent of the cost of the $5.4 billion Cross River Rail project will be enough for it to go ahead. The government has come under fire after this week announcing an $800... Read more
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Adelaide Now
BHP says not digging for iron ore, coalBHP Billiton is staying away from any large scale exploration in key mineral se
BHP says not digging for iron ore, coal
Adelaide Now / Posted moments ago
BHP Billiton is staying away from any large scale exploration in key mineral segments such as iron ore, coal and potash, as its deals with a sharply lower capital expenditure budget. The resources giant will instead shift focus to conventional oil... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Brexit could benefit South African farmers and consumersA number of arguments have recently been made stating that South African agricu
Brexit could benefit South African farmers and consumers
News 24 South Africa / Posted moments ago
A number of arguments have recently been made stating that South African agricultural producers will suffer as a result of the Brexit vote. According to Wandile Sihlobo of the Agricultural Business Chamber “In principle, South Africa’s agricultural... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
US dollar shortage highlights Zim’s woesThe queue outside the Harare branch of CABS bank stretches to at least 60 peopl
US dollar shortage highlights Zim’s woes
New Zimbabwe / Posted a minute ago
The queue outside the Harare branch of CABS bank stretches to at least 60 people, as Zimbabweans wait patiently to withdraw cash amid a deepening US dollar shortage in the country. If they are lucky, the cash machine will have notes — many do not... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Agribank narrows loss to $5,8 millionHARARE: State owned Agricultural Development bank of Zimbabwe (Agribank) on Mon
Agribank narrows loss to $5,8 million
New Zimbabwe / Posted a minute ago
HARARE: State owned Agricultural Development bank of Zimbabwe (Agribank) on Monday reported an annual after tax loss of $5, 8 million compared to $9 million last year. Chief executive Sam Malaba told an annual general meeting that the bank had... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
The rough road just got a lot bumpierThe last thing global markets needed was more uncertainty. They had still not r
The rough road just got a lot bumpier
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted a minute ago
The last thing global markets needed was more uncertainty. They had still not recovered from the ill-effects of the financial crisis sparked by the collapse of the US sub-prime housing market almost a decade ago. Yes, stock markets were a lot higher... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Brexit damage controlThe sharp market declines of Friday wiped more than $2-trillion from global sto
Brexit damage control
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted a minute ago
The sharp market declines of Friday wiped more than $2-trillion from global stock values in the worst trading day since the credit crunch in 2007 - and the rot looked set to continue yesterday. Cameron, who resigned after the Brexit vote but who... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Brics nations aim to set up own ratings agencySeeking to lower borrowing costs they say are excessively high thanks to the as
Brics nations aim to set up own ratings agency
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted a minute ago
Seeking to lower borrowing costs they say are excessively high thanks to the assessments of S&P Global Ratings, Fitch Ratings and Moody's Investors Service, the group - which consists of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - aims to create... Read more
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Sun Star
Kaspersky: Philippines ranked 7th most attacked in mobile malwareTHE Philippines is now the seventh most attacked country in terms of mobile mal
Kaspersky: Philippines ranked 7th most attacked in mobile malware
Sun Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
THE Philippines is now the seventh most attacked country in terms of mobile malware, according to a report of a global cybersecurity company Kaspersky. Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) revealed over two million mobile malware were detected by... Read more
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International Business Times
Asian stock markets trade mixed as UK pound recovers from 30-year lows The Shanghai Composite Index was marginally down by 0.03% at 2,894.83 as of 5.0
Asian stock markets trade mixed as UK pound recovers from 30-year lows
International Business Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Shanghai Composite Index was marginally down by 0.03% at 2,894.83 as of 5.02am GMT, while other Asian stock market indices were trading mixed on Tuesday (28 June). This followed a recovery in the UK pound and a negative close overnight on the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Qld premier defends Cross River fundingQueensland's premier insists her government's promise to pay less than 15 per c
Qld premier defends Cross River funding
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 minutes ago
Queensland's premier insists her government's promise to pay less than 15 per cent of the cost of the $5.4 billion Cross River Rail project will be enough for it to go ahead. The government has come under fire after this week announcing an $800... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Cameron comments help NZD past 70 US centsThe New Zealand dollar rose back above 70 US cents after British Prime Minister
Cameron comments help NZD past 70 US cents
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 minutes ago
The New Zealand dollar rose back above 70 US cents after British Prime Minister David Cameron reiterated he would leave Brexit negotiations to his successor and won't invoke article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty that would begin the process for leaving the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
BHP says not digging for iron ore, coalBHP Billiton is staying away from any large scale exploration in key mineral se
BHP says not digging for iron ore, coal
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 minutes ago
BHP Billiton is staying away from any large scale exploration in key mineral segments such as iron ore, coal and potash, as its deals with a sharply lower capital expenditure budget. The resources giant will instead shift focus to conventional oil... Read more
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examiner.com
How to Be a Business to Business BrokerWhen it comes to opening a restaurant or retail business,” location, location,
How to Be a Business to Business Broker
examiner.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
When it comes to opening a restaurant or retail business,” location, location, location” is as important as the operation of a business. The facilitator of the buying and selling process is the business broker, a position of which is often overlooked... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Regional network for professional services firms launchedSINGAPORE: The Republic's professional services sector received a boost on Tues
Regional network for professional services firms launched
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: The Republic's professional services sector received a boost on Tuesday (Jun 28), as public accounting and professional services firms from around the region came together to form a network. Helmed by local public accounting firm RT LLP,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Takata CEO says he'll step down once 'new regime' is in placeTOKYO: Takata Corp CEO Shigehisa Takada said on Tuesday he would resign after a
Takata CEO says he'll step down once 'new regime' is in place
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 minutes ago
TOKYO: Takata Corp CEO Shigehisa Takada said on Tuesday he would resign after a "new regime" is found for the auto parts supplier, finally bowing to calls to step down over a long-running recall crisis. Takata is seeking a financial backer to help... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pfizer to invest US$350 million in China biotech hub, first in AsiaSHANGHAI: Pfizer Inc will invest US$350 million to build a biotech center in Ch
Pfizer to invest US$350 million in China biotech hub, first in Asia
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 minutes ago
SHANGHAI: Pfizer Inc will invest US$350 million to build a biotech center in China, the latest in a series of moves by pharma industry giants to set up shop in the world's no. 2 drugs market with the aim of securing faster approvals for their... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Out of Balance: Our next governor will inherit mess of a budgetEither Cole, the Republican president of the state Senate, or Justice, Democrat
Out of Balance: Our next governor will inherit mess of a budget
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 9 minutes ago
Either Cole, the Republican president of the state Senate, or Justice, Democrat and billionaire owner of The Greenbrier, will become governor early next year. It has become clear the most discouraging, challenging task the new chief executive will... Read more
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News 8000
Timberwolves, Lynx owner to sell shares to China's JiangMinnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor has sold shares in the team to Shangha
Timberwolves, Lynx owner to sell shares to China's Jiang
News 8000 / Posted 10 minutes ago
Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor has sold shares in the team to Shanghai-based businessman Lizhang Jiang that will enable the former to remain the franchise's controlling owner, sources told ESPN on Monday. Taylor closed a deal last week... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Security Bank lists shares sold to BTMUDY family-led Security Bank listed on Tuesday new shares issued to Japanese ban
Security Bank lists shares sold to BTMU
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 minutes ago
DY family-led Security Bank listed on Tuesday new shares issued to Japanese banking giant Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd. (BTMU), which infused P36.9 billion in fresh capital to the bank through the purchase of a 20-percent stake. Security Bank... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Miami-based home builder Lennar says Chinese drywall in 400 homesHomebuilder Lennar Corp. has identified defective Chinese-made drywall in about
Miami-based home builder Lennar says Chinese drywall in 400 homes
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 minutes ago
Homebuilder Lennar Corp. has identified defective Chinese-made drywall in about 400 Florida homes, most built in the 2006 and 2007 fiscal years, according to a federal filing. The Miami-based company said in the filing with the U.S. Securities and... Read more
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DMNews
Selling to the Selfie GenerationJennifer Friedman,Wolters Kluwer’s BizFilings and Mike Calvo, ChocolateMemories
Selling to the Selfie Generation
DMNews / Posted 16 minutes ago
Jennifer Friedman,Wolters Kluwer’s BizFilings and Mike Calvo, ChocolateMemories LLC Share this content: Millennials have been dubbed the “selfie generation.” And considering the group's $1.3 trillion in annual buying power, it's no surprise that... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Airline Industry Opposes New Jersey Tax Hike ProposalPlan Would Boost Tax On Aviation Fuel From Four To Seven Percent A major airli
Airline Industry Opposes New Jersey Tax Hike Proposal
The Aero-News Network / Posted 16 minutes ago
Plan Would Boost Tax On Aviation Fuel From Four To Seven Percent A major airline industry trade association has come out strongly opposed to a proposal by the New Jersey State Legislature to increase aviation fuel taxes by three percent to fund... Read more
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EuroNews
Britain loses its triple A credit rating as pound plungesUncertainty over when and even if Britain is leaving the EU hammered London’s f
Britain loses its triple A credit rating as pound plunges
EuroNews / Posted 16 minutes ago
Uncertainty over when and even if Britain is leaving the EU hammered London’s financial markets on Monday. At one point sterling hit at 31 year low against the dollar, falling to just 1.31 dollars. In all forty billion dollars has been wiped off the... Read more
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EuroNews
Ex-Moldovan PM is jailed for nine years for abuse of powerFormer Moldovan prime minister Vlad Filat has been sentenced to nine years in j
Ex-Moldovan PM is jailed for nine years for abuse of power
EuroNews / Posted 16 minutes ago
Former Moldovan prime minister Vlad Filat has been sentenced to nine years in jail for abuse of power. The case involves the disappearance of one billion dollars from the banking sector. Filat denies any wrongdoing and says he’s being made a... Read more
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The Irish Times
Don’t mix politics and investingPolitical risk has been one of the big themes of 2016, with Brexit exercising i
Don’t mix politics and investing
The Irish Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
Political risk has been one of the big themes of 2016, with Brexit exercising investors in recent months and the prospect of president Trump in the US likely to do similar in the second half of the year. Attempting to divine the impact of political... Read more
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The Irish Times
Cliff Taylor: Government and business must plan amid hiatusHow do you plan in a hiatus? It is now clear that it will be October, at the ea
Cliff Taylor: Government and business must plan amid hiatus
The Irish Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
How do you plan in a hiatus? It is now clear that it will be October, at the earliest, before formal talks start between Britain and the EU about its exit. And it could yet be much longer, depending on how things pan out politically in Britain. From... Read more
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The Financial Express
Indian rupee gains 23 paise against dollar in early tradeThe rupee had closed steady at 67.95 per dollar on alternate bouts of selling a
Indian rupee gains 23 paise against dollar in early trade
The Financial Express / Posted 17 minutes ago
The rupee had closed steady at 67.95 per dollar on alternate bouts of selling and buying of the greenback amid persistent concerns over the UK leaving the European Union. (PTI) The rupee ran up 23 paise to 67.72 against the dollar at the Interbank... Read more
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The Financial Express
Gujarat Gas shares surge over 10% on gas distribution nod for AhmedabadGujarat Gas shares rallied as much as 10.11 per cent in the early trade on Tues
Gujarat Gas shares surge over 10% on gas distribution nod for Ahmedabad
The Financial Express / Posted 17 minutes ago
Gujarat Gas shares rallied as much as 10.11 per cent in the early trade on Tuesday after the company on Monday informed bourses that it has received permission to build, operate, or expand city or local natural gas distribution network for the... Read more
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The Financial Express
China, Hong Kong shares under pressure as Brexit reverberates across marketsIn Hong Kong, the Hang Seng index fell 0.9 percent to 20,050.93, while the Hong
China, Hong Kong shares under pressure as Brexit reverberates across markets
The Financial Express / Posted 17 minutes ago
In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng index fell 0.9 percent to 20,050.93, while the Hong Kong China Enterprises Index declined 1.3 percent. (Reuters) Stocks in China and Hong Kong fell on Tuesday as investors braced for the global financial and economic... Read more
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