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AllAfrica.com
CITN Restates Commitment to Providing Strong Manpower BaseThe Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN) has restated its commitme
CITN Restates Commitment to Providing Strong Manpower Base
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN) has restated its commitment towards providing a strong manpower base for the tax system in the country. The President, CITN, Mrs. Olateju Somorin said at the 34th induction ceremony held recently... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Quick Fix to Nigeria's Economic Woes - Finance MinisterBy Emman Ovuakporie, Yinka Kolawole, Peter Egwuatu and Johnbosco Agbakwuru Fin
No Quick Fix to Nigeria's Economic Woes - Finance Minister
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
By Emman Ovuakporie, Yinka Kolawole, Peter Egwuatu and Johnbosco Agbakwuru Finance Minister, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, said, yesterday, that there were no quick solutions to the nation's problems. This came on a day Minister of Solid Minerals, Dr. Kayode... Read more
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Herald Sun
News Corp slips into the redNews Corp has suffered a third-quarter loss of $US149 million after revenue dro
News Corp slips into the red
Herald Sun / Posted 2 minutes ago
News Corp has suffered a third-quarter loss of $US149 million after revenue dropped 7.3 per cent. A drop in revenue, a $US280 million hit from a law suit, and currency headwinds have pushed Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation into the red. News Corp... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
State adopts temporary rules for industrial hemp | News - Home The Oregon Department of Agriculture said this week it has adop
State adopts temporary rules for industrial hemp
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 minutes ago
| News - Home The Oregon Department of Agriculture said this week it has adopted temporary administrative rules to implement legislative changes to the state’s industrial hemp program. More From... Read more
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Central Chronicle
LS passes Budget 2016-17, Refuses to roll back excise on gold jewelleryAgencies, New Delhi The Lok Sabha today accorded its approval to the General B
LS passes Budget 2016-17, Refuses to roll back excise on gold jewellery
Central Chronicle / Posted 3 minutes ago
Agencies, New Delhi The Lok Sabha today accorded its approval to the General Budget 2016-17 passing the requisite Finance Bill-2016 by voice vote amid Government’s commitment to keep on the process of economic reforms, promise to bring back black... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ shares advance after RBA inflation forecast lures investors to equitiesNew Zealand shares rose, reversing an earlier decline, after the Reserve Bank o
NZ shares advance after RBA inflation forecast lures investors to equities
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 minutes ago
New Zealand shares rose, reversing an earlier decline, after the Reserve Bank of Australia downgraded its forecasts for inflation, suggesting interest rates may head lower and prompting investors to seek out higher returns from equity... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
SpaceX lands rocket at sea 2nd time after satellite launch CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX has done it again. For the second month in
SpaceX lands rocket at sea 2nd time after satellite launch
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 4 minutes ago
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX has done it again. For the second month in a row, the aerospace company landed a rocket on an ocean platform, this time following the launch of a Japanese... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Share market gains as RBA flags interest rate cutsASX: The ASX has defied regional share market declines to eke out a modest 0.
Share market gains as RBA flags interest rate cuts
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 minutes ago
ASX: The ASX has defied regional share market declines to eke out a modest 0.25 per cent rise, as the Reserve Bank hinted at further rate cuts. While major markets across Asia sold off - with... Read more
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dna
Amid political deadlock, acting Irish PM Kenny sets vote on re-election for FridayActing Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny is to seek re-election in parliament on
Amid political deadlock, acting Irish PM Kenny sets vote on re-election for Friday
dna / Posted 7 minutes ago
Acting Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny is to seek re-election in parliament on Friday in a vote his party hopes will bring an end to 10 weeks of political deadlock. It is the fourth vote, but the first with a realistic chance of success after he... Read more
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dna
MCX shares down nearly 6% as Q4 profit slumpsShares of commodity exchange MCX fell by nearly 6% on Friday after it reported
MCX shares down nearly 6% as Q4 profit slumps
dna / Posted 7 minutes ago
Shares of commodity exchange MCX fell by nearly 6% on Friday after it reported a 45% fall in standalone net profit during the fourth quarter of 2015-16 fiscal. The stock declined by 5.39% to Rs 867 at BSE. On NSE, it tumbled 5.65% to Rs 865.10. MCX... Read more
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dna
All you need to know about Bankruptcy BillOn Thursday, amid the concerns of increasing number of wilful defaulters and th
All you need to know about Bankruptcy Bill
dna / Posted 7 minutes ago
On Thursday, amid the concerns of increasing number of wilful defaulters and the dismal condition of bank assets in the country, the government passed the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code Bill that seeks that will let the government enter into... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Metcash asks competition watchdog to investigate its acquisition of HomeBunnings' dominance of Australian hardware is set to be tested after listed who
Metcash asks competition watchdog to investigate its acquisition of Home
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Bunnings' dominance of Australian hardware is set to be tested after listed wholesaler Metcash asked the competition watchdog to review its planned acquisition of the Woolworths-controlled Home Timber & Hardware chain. Metcash has asked the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Ceo Andrew Roberts departs the scene at collapsed ArriumAndrew Roberts, the chief executive of collapsed steel maker Arrium, has left t
Ceo Andrew Roberts departs the scene at collapsed Arrium
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Andrew Roberts, the chief executive of collapsed steel maker Arrium, has left the company along with another senior executive, Naomi James. Mr Roberts left Arrium on Friday after staying on for an extra four weeks after the company went into... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Fourth week of ASX gains as rate cut fuels marketAustralian shares managed a fourth successive week of gains after a packed five
Fourth week of ASX gains as rate cut fuels market
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Australian shares managed a fourth successive week of gains after a packed five days of economic and company news, including an interest rate cut, the Federal Budget, three major banks reporting earnings, and a revision of inflation forecasts to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Rio Tinto to spend $US5.3b on Oyu Tolgoi expansionRio Tinto will push ahead with a $US5.3 billion expansion of its Oyu Tolgoi cop
Rio Tinto to spend $US5.3b on Oyu Tolgoi expansion
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Rio Tinto will push ahead with a $US5.3 billion expansion of its Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in Mongolia, with the project set to cost about $US400 million more than previously thought. Ending a three-year stalemate, the approval was greed by... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Oliver Hemsley to step down as Numis CEO after 25 years Oliver Hemsley has been in charge at the stockbroker for more than 25 years
Oliver Hemsley to step down as Numis CEO after 25 years
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 minutes ago
Oliver Hemsley has been in charge at the stockbroker for more than 25 years The founder and chief executive of stockbroker Numis, Oliver Hemsley, is to step down after 25 years at the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
InterContinental Hotels hit by early Easter and low oil price Intercontinental Hotels chief executive Richard Solomons (IHG/PA) Holiday In
InterContinental Hotels hit by early Easter and low oil price
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 minutes ago
Intercontinental Hotels chief executive Richard Solomons (IHG/PA) Holiday Inn owner InterContinental Hotels has said that growth in the first quarter has been hit by the low oil price... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Services in Greece grind to halt in 3-day strike ATHENS, Greece — Services ground to a halt in Greece Friday (May 6, 2016) as
Services in Greece grind to halt in 3-day strike
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 minutes ago
ATHENS, Greece — Services ground to a halt in Greece Friday (May 6, 2016) as workers walked off the job at the start of a three-day general strike protesting new bailout austerity measures they say... Read more
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Zawya
Algeria aims to boost oil products output; become an exporterOil & GasAlgeria aims to boost oil products output; become an exporter By Hamid Ould Ah
Algeria aims to boost oil products output; become an exporterOil & Gas
Zawya / Posted 12 minutes ago
Algeria aims to boost oil products output; become an exporter By Hamid Ould Ahmed ALGIERS, May 5 (Reuters) - Algeria, which currently imports some oil refined products, aims to become an exporter in the long term thanks to a planned 50 percent rise... Read more
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The Age
Rio Tinto to spend $US5.3b on Oyu Tolgoi expansionRio Tinto's Oyu Tolgoi mine is one of the world's richest copper deposits. Pho
Rio Tinto to spend $US5.3b on Oyu Tolgoi expansion
The Age / Posted 12 minutes ago
Rio Tinto's Oyu Tolgoi mine is one of the world's richest copper deposits. Photo: Rio Tinto will push ahead with a $US5.3 billion expansion of its Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in Mongolia, with the project set to cost about $US400 million more... Read more
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The Age
Fourth week of ASX gains as rate cut fuels marketThe prospect of further rate cuts put some pep in Friday's sharemarket, with th
Fourth week of ASX gains as rate cut fuels market
The Age / Posted 12 minutes ago
The prospect of further rate cuts put some pep in Friday's sharemarket, with the benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index closing 0.2 per cent higher to 5292.0. Photo: Nicholas Rider Australian shares managed a fourth successive week of gains after a packed five... Read more
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Zawya
Egypt's Finance Ministry to issue $1.250 bln one year dollar-denominated T-bill CAIRO, May 5 (Reuters) - Egypt's Finance Ministry will issue $1.250 billion i
Egypt's Finance Ministry to issue $1.250 bln one year dollar-denominated T-bill
Zawya / Posted 12 minutes ago
CAIRO, May 5 (Reuters) - Egypt's Finance Ministry will issue $1.250 billion in one-year dollar-denominated treasury bills to local banks and foreign financial... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Olsson launches UK arm in Manchester creating six new jobsAn Australasian fire and risk consultancy has moved into the UK market, making
Olsson launches UK arm in Manchester creating six new jobs
Manchester Evening News / Posted 13 minutes ago
An Australasian fire and risk consultancy has moved into the UK market, making Manchester its first home. Olsson UK has been established by former AECOM directors Simon Lay and Sam Liptrott. The standalone UK arm of the Australian and New Zealand... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Telco coalition calls for govt to write off portion of NBN costThe Competitive Carriers Coalition has called for a major shakeup of government
Telco coalition calls for govt to write off portion of NBN cost
Computer World Australia / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Competitive Carriers Coalition has called for a major shakeup of government NBN policy ahead of the federal election. The CCC today released a set of policy proposals and principles for 2016. Among them are that the government should write off a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Rio Tinto to spend $US5.3b on Oyu Tolgoi expansionRio Tinto's Oyu Tolgoi mine is one of the world's richest copper deposits. Pho
Rio Tinto to spend $US5.3b on Oyu Tolgoi expansion
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 minutes ago
Rio Tinto's Oyu Tolgoi mine is one of the world's richest copper deposits. Photo: Rio Tinto will push ahead with a $US5.3 billion expansion of its Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in Mongolia, with the project set to cost about $US400 million more... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Fourth week of ASX gains as rate cut fuels marketThe prospect of further rate cuts put some pep in Friday's sharemarket, with th
Fourth week of ASX gains as rate cut fuels market
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 minutes ago
The prospect of further rate cuts put some pep in Friday's sharemarket, with the benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index closing 0.2 per cent higher to 5292.0. Photo: Nicholas Rider Australian shares managed a fourth successive week of gains after a packed five... Read more
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Business Wire
BioInvent: BioInvent’s Board Director Dharminder Chahal increases his shareholding in the companyBioInvent International (BINV) today announced that Mr. Dharminder Chahal has i
BioInvent: BioInvent’s Board Director Dharminder Chahal increases his shareholding in the company
Business Wire / Posted 15 minutes ago
BioInvent International (BINV) today announced that Mr. Dharminder Chahal has increased his shareholding in BioInvent by the acquisition of 13,980,000 shares. Following the transaction, Mr. Chahal holds 14,206,148 shares, corresponding to 5.02... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
SCJ Alliance acquires 28-year-old landscape firmSCJ Alliance’s acquisition of Olympia-based landscape design and architecture f
SCJ Alliance acquires 28-year-old landscape firm
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 16 minutes ago
SCJ Alliance’s acquisition of Olympia-based landscape design and architecture firm Jeffrey B. Glander and Associates (JGA), announced today, is a move that has been predicated on a history of teamwork. The two have collaborated on a number of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ shares rebound as investors chase yieldNew Zealand shares reverse earlier gains. NZX 50 Index firms 21.630 points to e
NZ shares rebound as investors chase yield
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 minutes ago
New Zealand shares reverse earlier gains. NZX 50 Index firms 21.630 points to end week at 6,898.110. New Zealand shares rose, reversing an earlier decline, after the Reserve Bank of Australia downgraded its forecasts for inflation, suggesting... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ministry inks pact to promote Thai products in HKExecutives of the Department of Industrial Promotion (DIP) and the Hong Kong Tr
Ministry inks pact to promote Thai products in HK
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 minutes ago
Executives of the Department of Industrial Promotion (DIP) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council show the signed memorandum of understanding in Hong Kong recently. (DIP photo) Related Stories The Industry Ministry has signed an agreement with... Read more
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