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Vietnam launches investigation into public water body

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 14:12

The authorities in Vietnam have launched an investigation into a Hanoi-based state-owned company, which is responsible for water supply pipeline in the country.

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Federal Reserve Still Playing the Tunes of Labour-Market Blues

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 09:40

On Wednesday when the two days meeting of the Federal Reserve was over it seemed that the short term interest rates future contracts hardly moved for the U. S.

The Feds gave a nod to firmer inflation, when traders held a bet that the Fed will lift the interest rates in the middle of 2015.

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Economic Minister of Argentina Flies to New York to Discuss Matters of Bond Standoff

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 13:18

Axel Kicillof the Economy Minister of Argentina flew to New York to join talks in order to resolve a standoff with hedge-fund creditors. The refusal of the creditors to accept debt reorganization has pressed the country to the edge of a fresh default.

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Zillow Attracts Huge traffic of Online Real Estate Visitors According to comScore

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 13:14

The most recent numbers revealed by comScore in regard to the consumer traffic leading to real estate search portals, boost the forecast that strengthens the plan of Zillow to buy Trulia showing that it will actually place the company in a plain of its own with its ability to connect the homebuyers and the sellers to the real estate agents and the brokers.

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Shares of Twitter Grow 35 percent Putting a Pause to Growth Concerns for the Time Being

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 13:10

Twitter Inc. arrested a decelerate in user-growth in the second quarter with the assistance of its product tweaks and services that were built around the World Cup in summer, pacifying concerns presently which the online messaging service had pointed earlier.

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Metroglass Trades Three Percent Higher on Listing

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 04:05

Metro Performance Glass opened the session on a positive note on the listing day. The company sold the stock at $NZ1.7 during the recently concluded initial public offer. The stock listed at the New Zealand stock exchange at $1.75.

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Barclays' dark pool Concerns Were Raised by Trading Firms Earlier

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 13:57

Employees as well as trading firms elevated reasons for concern regarding Barclays Plc's high-speed traders during the "dark pool" even before the U. S accused the bank of favouring its high-frequency trading clients said a report that cited the source as people who are familiar with the firms.

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The Homeless to Get a Free Shower in a Bus

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 13:48

A very innovative and novel approach is being taken by a non-profit group to help the homeless in San Francisco. It is to do with a new bus which will permit them to take a shower.

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First-half Revenue for Huawei Technologies Grow by 19%

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 13:19

Huawei Technologies Co. the Chinese equipment supplier for telecommunications industry said on Monday that its revenue has boosted by 19% during the initial half of the current year. This is attributed to stronger sales of software and services among telecom carriers.

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Ford releases horsepower ratings for 2015 Mustang engines

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 11:38

Last week, Ford released horsepower ratings for each of the three engines which will equip the company's new 2015 Mustang --- the all-new next-generation Mustang which will hit the markets this fall.

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Microsoft sheds further light on reworked Start Menu for ‘next’ Windows version

Sun, 07/20/2014 - 08:24

At Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference earlier this week, the company revealed a few more details about the reworked Start Menu which it is planning to introduce in the forthcoming version of its Windows operating system.

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Harlingen-Brownsville Shows an Improved Rate of Employment

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 13:03

In the Harlingen-Brownsville area the rate of unemployment has reduced to 8.8 percent from last year's 10.9 percent.

The statistics released by the Texas Workforce Commission for the month of June showed that an increased number of residents have been employed.

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Allegiant Air Failure in Computer System Leads To Flight Delays

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 12:57

On Friday the main airport of Charlotte County faced a number of flight delays when Allegiant Air experienced problems which affected the whole system.

Michael Lillard an airline spokesman said that the problems began for Allegiant on Friday at about 5:30 a. m. Allegiant is the solo carrier at Punta Gorda Airport.

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Restrictions on Massive Alaskan Mine Proposed

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 12:54

On Friday the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Agency said that it proposes to issue restrictions which would actually block the development of a huge gold and copper mine that has been planned close to the headwaters of a leading salmon fishery located in Bristol Bay watershed, Alaska.

This will strike a big blow to the project which could rank among the largest of the open-pit mines in the world.

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Investigation launched after five horses test positive for morphine

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 11:22

The British Horseracing Authority is examining a bunch of positive tests for Morphine.

Five runners, including more than one stable, are included and the BHA has said there could be more cases.

The bunch recommends sullying. Morphine is an allowed solution however banned on race days.

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