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South Africa central bank hits back against Public Protector

South Africa central bank hits back against Public Protector

The Public Protector told journalists that Section 224.1 of the Constitution should state that the main aim of the Reserve Bank was to promote balanced and sustainable economic growth, while ensuring ...

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United Nations frets as Russian Federation warns U.S. over downed Syrian warplane

The downing of the government plane is the first time an American aircraft engaged in an air-to-air combat over Syria. On June 18, a USA fighter jet from the worldwide coalition shot down a Su-22 fi...

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Brexit risks to UK economy in focus as Hammond, Carney speak

In today's speech - which was postponed due to the Grenfell tower fire - Carney cited fluctuating consumer spending and business investment, weak domestic inflationary pressures and anaemic wage...

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RSA Insurance Group Plc (RSNAY) Reviewed By Analysts

Therefore 75% are positive. BlackRock had 57 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm now has a neutral rating on the stock. Barclays Plc stated it has 4,867 shares o...

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Citing strong job market, Fed votes to boost rates

Citing strong job market, Fed votes to boost rates

In a show of confidence, the Fed also upgraded its economic growth forecast and unemployment for the U.S.in 2017. Asian market investors may also have been further spooked by the probe on US Pres...

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Amazon to Acquire Whole Foods Market for $13.7 Billion

The "implications ripple far beyond the food segment, where dominant players like Walmart , Kroger , Costco , and Target now have to look over their shoulders at the Amazon train coming down th...

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The Emerson Electric Company (EMR) Position Held by Syntal Capital Partners LLC

About 1.38 million shares traded. IFP Advisors Inc increased its position in Portland General Electric Company by 0.4% in the first quarter. The consensus recommendation by Thomson Reuters analysts is...

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UK Fraud Office charges Barclays over Qatar fund-raising

The four men are the most senior United Kingdom banking executives charged since the financial crisis, which forced many lenders to seek government bailouts and sparked a global recession. The crimina...

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Putin, Saudi King Discuss Qatar Diplomatic Crisis

While calling on Qatar and the Gulf nations to ease tensions, the United Nations said it is working to resolve the crises. An exception is made for private planes and charter flights to or from Qata...

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Trump, Shuster back privatizing air-traffic-control system

Trump, Shuster back privatizing air-traffic-control system

The Federal Aviation Administration spends almost $10 billion a year on air traffic control funded largely through passenger user fees, and has about 28,000 air traffic control personnel. "Dismantli...

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Trump signs Qatar weapons deal despite terrorism claims

Trump signs Qatar weapons deal despite terrorism claims

Pakistan has been treading a careful path since Saudi and other Gulf countries snapped diplomatic ties with Qatar after accusing the oil-rich country of supporting terrorist groups. The deal was co...

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Technology CEOs urged to join Trump initiative

Jared Kushner , President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, on Monday spoke about the need to modernize technology and data used by the federal government. "We have challenged ourselves ...

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And so it begins: Brexit talks to focus 1st on orderly exit

After nearly a year of waffling, Britain finally opens negotiations with its European Union counterparts on Monday about leaving the bloc. "Both for the European Union and the UK, a fair deal is p...

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Clovis Oncology's cancer drug Rubraca succeeds in key study

Manufacturers Life Insur The holds 21,957 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Jpmorgan Chase And Co reported 170,388 shares. Geode Cap Management Ltd holds 290,450 shares. WallachBeth Capital maintained C...

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Pakistanis rejoice after team hammers India in Champion's Trophy

Out for 3 in the fourth over of the Champions Trophy final , he walked away from the celebrating Indians then stopped to watch the replay on the video screen at The Oval . Yuvraj then fell LBW on ap...

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Sterling holds steady ahead of Brexit talks

Sterling holds steady ahead of Brexit talks

At 09:50 (AEST), the Australian dollar was buying 75.95 US cents. The New Zealand dollar recovered some overnight losses after New York Federal Reserve President William Dudley signalled a willing...

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A sense of OPEC divisions a blow to oil prices

A sense of OPEC divisions a blow to oil prices

Energy Information Administration ( EIA ). Crude futures edged up in early Asian trading on Thursday following heavy losses in the previous session after official data showed that USA inventories r...

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Greece Reaches Deal with European Lenders for Bailout Installment

She suggested last week that the International Monetary Fund could join the Greek bailout now, but not disburse any money until the euro zone clarifies what debt relief it can offer Greece. "We're l...

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Investor Barometer: Signal watch on Mitie Group PLC (MTO.L)

Peel Hunt now has a buy rating on the stock. DX plc is engaged in the provision of parcels, mail and logistics services in the United Kingdom and Ireland. It has a 121.4 P/E ratio. The Firm is also ...

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Moody's downgrades Aussie, NZ banks on increased housing risk

Moody's downgrades Aussie, NZ banks on increased housing risk

It comes after Standard & Poors reaffirmed the big four's ratings, while downgrading smaller banks because of the risk of a house price correction. The agency said it feared heavily indebted househo...

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Rep. Barbara Lee Slams President Trump's Backwards Decision on Cuba

But how numerous steps President Barack Obama took to thaw our relationship with Cuba could Trump actually undo? According to the Miami Herald , President Trump will tighten travel restrictio...

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Manny Pacquiao-Jeff Horn bout will be televised live by ESPN

A 14-hour time difference means it will be mid-afternoon on July 2 in Brisbank when the Pacquiao and Horn meet in the ring. During the week of June 26, classic Pacquiao fights will also be available o...

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Sarfraz hopes Champions Trophy triumph ends Pakistan exile

Sarfraz hopes Champions Trophy triumph ends Pakistan exile

Opener Tamim Iqbal is the only Bangladeshi cricketer who got berth in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 team announced by the International Cricket Council on Monday. The way they turned things around...

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London crash: Imam saved suspect from beating

London crash: Imam saved suspect from beating

Deputy Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu, national counter-terrorism coordinator, said the victims were all from the Muslim community. Police have confirmed they are carrying out a search at "resid...

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PARIS: Lion commits to 50 Max 10s

That shouldn't detract from the new variant's strong points, but it is a reminder in relation to all Paris exhibitors and their claims for buyers and of course spectators, to beware of spin. The MAX...

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Meal-kit service Blue Apron seeks $3.2 bln valuation in IPO

Meal-kit service Blue Apron seeks $3.2 bln valuation in IPO

Blue Apron Holdings Inc said on Monday it expected its initial public offering to be priced at $15 to $17 per share, giving the biggest USA meal kit delivery company a valuation as high as $3.18 bill...

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RBI keeps policy rate unchanged for fourth meeting

RBI keeps policy rate unchanged for fourth meeting

With the Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code requiring time-bound decisions , the ordinance issued recently by the GoI and the discussions being held by RBI with stakeholders would hasten the process of res...

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Who shall we believe, the Fed or data?

The Federal Open Market Committee also maintained its forecast for one more rate hike this year. The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 0.2 percent while the Shanghai Composite Index added 0.1 percent. T...

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UPS adds new fee up to $1 for holiday-season deliveries

UPS adds new fee up to $1 for holiday-season deliveries

UPS will place a surcharge on all USA packages this holiday season to help cover its extra expenses caused by the holiday rush. But this is the first time UPS has published peak surcharges for US dom...

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SpiceJet ties with Boeing for 40 737 MAX airplanes

CALC's purchase of the newest variant of Boeing's most-sold jet is seen as part of an order for 50 aircraft from the 737 MAX family announced by the Hong Kong leasing firm this week. The budget ca...

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No scope for consensus on BJP's prez nominee: Congress

We hope that he would be the unanimous candidate for the election". While the Opposition mounted an attack on the ruling BJP, accusing it of not consulting them before nominating Kovind, Gopalkrishn...

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So it begins: Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

The Brexit talks officially start today, (June 19 2017) with the UK Brexit Secretary David Davis meeting the chief EU negotiator Michel Barnier at the European Commission's Berlaymont headqu...

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What we know: Pedestrians struck near north London mosque

One man, who had already collapsed before the attack, died after pedestrians were targeted by the driver of a van near Finsbury Park Mosque early on Monday. "He has further been arrested for the com...

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Gold hits near four-week low as dollar firms

Asked about a so-called flattening of yields in the bond market, which suggest investors are skeptical that this Fed policy-tightening cycle will last much longer, Dudley said pausing policy now could...

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Pakistan's drought-breaking Champions Trophy win a sweet victory for millions

Pakistan Army has mocked India while celebrating their country's comprehensive victory in the ICC Champions Trophy final by sharing photos of celebrations in restive Balochistan with a caption "To ...

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