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Zero Hedge
Low Interest Rates Subsidize Wealthy HouseholdsWhen the economy begins to sink into recession, politicians, mainstream economi
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 minutes ago
When the economy begins to sink into recession, politicians, mainstream economists, policy wonks, and the Federal Reserve begin beating the economic stimulus drum. Politicians, however, disagree over the type of stimulus to implement. The... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Pressure on Sydney public transport fares as operating costs set to hit $5.7bThe annual cost of funding public transport in NSW is set to hit $5.7 billion w
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 minutes ago
The annual cost of funding public transport in NSW is set to hit $5.7 billion within a decade, raising the prospect of commuters being slugged with higher fares to achieve a balance between those who "directly benefit" and others. The forecast is... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Robert J. Samuelson: A budget primer for the wearyIt’s that time of year again when Congress debates the federal budget. For most
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 9 minutes ago
It’s that time of year again when Congress debates the federal budget. For most Americans, it’s a turnoff. The dollar amounts are monstrous — trillions, not billions. The vocabulary of government finances (budget-speak) is baffling. Little wonder... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
X-rays for Jay Cutler’s chestThe Dolphins continue to thrive through adversity. It remains to be seen how si
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 12 minutes ago
The Dolphins continue to thrive through adversity. It remains to be seen how significant the latest hurdle will be. Quarterback Jay Cutler is getting X-rays on his chest. He exited Sunday’s eventual win over the Jets after being driven into the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Pressure on Sydney public transport fares as operating costs set to hit $5.7bThe annual cost of funding public transport in NSW is set to hit $5.7 billion w
Western Advocate / Posted 14 minutes ago
The annual cost of funding public transport in NSW is set to hit $5.7 billion within a decade, raising the prospect of commuters being slugged with higher fares to achieve a balance between those who "directly benefit" and others. The forecast is... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cornered bankers have much to tell RBIWith the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) clarifying its stance on Aadhaar linkage w
Business Standard India / Posted 15 minutes ago
With the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) clarifying its stance on Aadhaar linkage with bank accounts, bankers at branches implementing the scheme can heave a sigh of relief. Discerning customers have been challenging bank staff on the proof that the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Q2 earnings: Nandan Nilekani in Infosys hot seatInfosys, the information technology major, is to announce its second quarter re
Business Standard India / Posted 15 minutes ago
Infosys, the information technology major, is to announce its second quarter results on Tuesday. Numbers apart, investors and analysts are keen to hear the strategy that co-founder Nandan Nilekani, recently having taken charge as chairman, will... Read more
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Business Standard India
JSW Steel, Tata Steel, Vedanta eye Bhushan PowerApart from the three companies, a private equity player, an investor from the U
Business Standard India / Posted 15 minutes ago
Apart from the three companies, a private equity player, an investor from the UAE, a mid-sized domestic steel company and the existing promoter, Sanjay Singal, have also submitted EOIs (expressions of interest). A spokesperson for Tata Steel said,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Oxigen e-wallet alters strategyThe company will concentrate on adding customers in tier-II and tier-III cities
Business Standard India / Posted 15 minutes ago
The company will concentrate on adding customers in tier-II and tier-III cities, and beyond. With the change in its business model, the company has got into a tie-up with Adarsh Credit Co-operative Society. Their agreement is for Oxigen to deploy... Read more
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Business Standard India
Paytm Mall does sales worth $4 bn, claims 20% of market shareIn the midst of e-commerce companies making tall claims about sales after the c
Business Standard India / Posted 15 minutes ago
In the midst of e-commerce companies making tall claims about sales after the completion of the festive season, Paytm Mall on Sunday said that the company had hit the jackpot early and had been able to achieve sales whose gross merchandise value... Read more
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Business Standard India
Lakshmi Vilas Bank eyes 25% Casa, five-fold rise in fee income in two yearsOld-generation private sector lender Lakshmi Vilas Bank (LVB), which used to ha
Business Standard India / Posted 15 minutes ago
Old-generation private sector lender Lakshmi Vilas Bank (LVB), which used to have a low Casa base for long, has turned around the deposit-elephant of late, thanks to the separation of the credit function from branches and making them focus on deposit... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
More than 400,000 dishwashers recalled due to fire hazardsHundreds of thousands of dishwashers have been recalled in the US and Canada du
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 16 minutes ago
Hundreds of thousands of dishwashers have been recalled in the US and Canada due to a fire hazard. The Consumer Product Safety Commission issued the recall on Friday, covering about 408,000 Bosch, Gaggenau, Jenn-Air and Thermador brand name... Read more
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New Kerala
Business Travel in China Continues to Grow, as Chinese Companies Increasingly See Client-Facing Travel as a Key Revenue Driver - newkerala news #282563SHANGHAI: The CITS American Express Global Business Travel 2017 China Business
New Kerala / Posted 20 minutes ago
SHANGHAI: The CITS American Express Global Business Travel 2017 China Business Travel Survey (the Barometer) has revealed that 31pc of Chinese companies expect travel budgets to rise over the next twelve months. The figure reflects increasing... Read more
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New Kerala
Toronto to be one of Canada's growth leaders this year and next - newkerala news #282558OTTAWA: Toronto is expected to boast the fastest-growing metropolitan economy o
New Kerala / Posted 20 minutes ago
OTTAWA: Toronto is expected to boast the fastest-growing metropolitan economy outside of Alberta this year, and is forecast to be a growth leader again in 2018, according to The Conference Board of Canada's Metropolitan Outlook: Autumn 2017.... Read more
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New Kerala
Calgary and Edmonton sweep top spots in economic growth in 2017 - newkerala news #282556OTTAWA: Calgary and Edmonton are forecast to be the fastest growing census metr
New Kerala / Posted 20 minutes ago
OTTAWA: Calgary and Edmonton are forecast to be the fastest growing census metropolitan areas (CMAs) in Canada this year, according to The Conference Board of Canada's Metropolitan Outlook: Autumn 2017. "The worst appears to be over for Calgary and... Read more
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New Kerala
PeopleKeys helps Ohio retailer, Eagle Rental Purchase, Grow through Relationships - newkerala news #282550YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio: PeopleKeys, a leader in behavioral workplace sciences, is hel
New Kerala / Posted 20 minutes ago
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio: PeopleKeys, a leader in behavioral workplace sciences, is helping rental company, Eagle Rentals, prepare to expand their services into new Ohio and Pennsylvania locations. The regional retailer has been engaged in ongoing... Read more
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New Kerala
Faster growth expected for Montreal and Quebec City economies in 2017 - newkerala news #282551OTTAWA: Following modest economic growth last year, Montreal and Quebec City ha
New Kerala / Posted 20 minutes ago
OTTAWA: Following modest economic growth last year, Montreal and Quebec City have seen their economies heat up this year, according to The Conference Board of Canada's Metropolitan Outlook: Autumn 2017. Montreal's economy is forecast to grow by 3.2... Read more
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New Kerala
Solid growth forecast for Prairie cities in 2017 - newkerala news #282553OTTAWA: Winnipeg and Saskatoon can expect to see economic growth of 3.6 per cen
New Kerala / Posted 20 minutes ago
OTTAWA: Winnipeg and Saskatoon can expect to see economic growth of 3.6 per cent each this year, while Regina's real GDP is forecast to rise 2.9 per cent in 2017, according to The Conference Board of Canada's Metropolitan Outlook: Autumn 2017. "The... Read more
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New Kerala
McGraw-Hill Education Appoints Lloyd "Buzz" Waterhouse Interim President and CEO - newkerala news #282568NEW YORK: McGraw-Hill Education, one of the world's largest learning science co
New Kerala / Posted 20 minutes ago
NEW YORK: McGraw-Hill Education, one of the world's largest learning science companies, today announced the appointment of Lloyd "Buzz" Waterhouse as the company's interim president and chief executive officer. He succeeds David Levin who is leaving... Read more
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New Kerala
BorgWarner's R2S Turbocharging Technology Boosts Engine Performance - newkerala news #282571AUBURN HILLS, Mich: BorgWarner provides its leading regulated two-stage (R2S) t
New Kerala / Posted 20 minutes ago
AUBURN HILLS, Mich: BorgWarner provides its leading regulated two-stage (R2S) turbocharger for Daimler's latest 2.9-liter six-cylinder inline diesel engine OM 656, which is initially featured in the updated Mercedes-Benz S-Class launched in... Read more
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New Kerala
Style Research Expands in Asia Pacific, Opens Offices in Australia and Japan - newkerala news #282549LONDON: Style Research, the industry standard for factor-based equity analytics
New Kerala / Posted 20 minutes ago
LONDON: Style Research, the industry standard for factor-based equity analytics and portfolio communications, is investing further in Asia Pacific to enhance customer service to clients in the region and accelerate growth. In addition to opening... Read more
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New Kerala
IronPlanet extends and expands relationship with U.S. Department of Defense - newkerala news #282525PLEASANTON, CA: For the past three years, IronPlanet's GovPlanet marketplace ha
New Kerala / Posted 20 minutes ago
PLEASANTON, CA: For the past three years, IronPlanet's GovPlanet marketplace has been helping the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) sell thousands of its surplus assets. After seeing consistently strong returns, the DLA has extended its contract... Read more
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New Kerala
LimeBike Closes USD 50 Million Series B To Expand Dockless Bike Sharing Nationwide - newkerala news #282279SAN MATEO, Calif: LimeBike, the nation's leading dockless bike sharing service,
New Kerala / Posted 20 minutes ago
SAN MATEO, Calif: LimeBike, the nation's leading dockless bike sharing service, today announced it has raised USD 50 million in Series B funding to speed the rollout of its programs into 30+ cities and campuses across the U.S. by year-end. The new... Read more
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Reuters
Direct Catalonia crisis key risk to Spain rating: S&PLONDON (Reuters) - S&P Global said on Wednesday it had no specific view on whet
Reuters / Posted 31 minutes ago
LONDON (Reuters) - S&P Global said on Wednesday it had no specific view on whether or not Spain reinstates direct rule over Catalonia, but is instead waiting to see whether the crisis does any sustained damage to a robust economic recovery. S&P has... Read more
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Reuters
Potlatch nears all-stock acquisition of Deltic Timber(Reuters) - U.S. forest products company Potlatch Corp (PCH.O) is nearing an al
Reuters / Posted 31 minutes ago
(Reuters) - U.S. forest products company Potlatch Corp (PCH.O) is nearing an all-stock deal to acquire smaller peer Deltic Timber Corp (DEL.N), people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. The deal could offer Potlatch more scale to cope with... Read more
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The Washington Times
Trump tax cuts will work if given timeANALYSIS/OPINION: One reason the two of us were so confident that President Tr
The Washington Times / Posted 38 minutes ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: One reason the two of us were so confident that President Trump’s economic policies would be positive for workers, the economy and the stock market, is that we’ve seen first-hand these policies work in the states. Many liberal... Read more
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FOX Business
Kroger vs. CostcoPeter Lynch once said retail investors should "invest in what you know," and it
FOX Business / Posted 43 minutes ago
Peter Lynch once said retail investors should "invest in what you know," and it's likely that a lot of readers will have shopped at either Kroger(NYSE: KR) or Costco(NASDAQ: COST) recently. Kroger is the largest pure-play supermarket in the country,... Read more
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FOX Business
5 Habits That'll Keep You From Getting RichWe all want to accumulate wealth, either during our careers or in time for reti
FOX Business / Posted 43 minutes ago
We all want to accumulate wealth, either during our careers or in time for retirement. However, countless Americans wind up sabotaging their efforts by repeating the same critical errors. Here are just a few of the habits that'll prevent you from... Read more
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FOX Business
Minute Guide on How to Invest in Marijuana StocksFor those wondering how to profit from the nearly $7 billion marijuana business
FOX Business / Posted 43 minutes ago
For those wondering how to profit from the nearly $7 billion marijuana business, a fine place to look is the stock exchange. Even at this early stage of the cannabis industry, several companies in the sector are already on our markets, and their... Read more
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FOX Business
Kroger vs. CostcoPeter Lynch once said retail investors should "invest in what you know," and it
FOX Business / Posted 43 minutes ago
Peter Lynch once said retail investors should "invest in what you know," and it's likely that a lot of readers will have shopped at either Kroger(NYSE: KR) or Costco(NASDAQ: COST) recently. Kroger is the largest pure-play supermarket in the country,... Read more
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