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“IT will be a long, dark night,” an emotional director of sales at Wisynco, Halcott Holness said while watching the thick blankets of acrid smoke billowing up into the evening sky, as the company’s warehouse at Lakes Pen, St Catherine, burnt out of control yesterday. …
Hellenic Petroleum and Russian oil company Rosneft are expected to sign a memorandum of understanding on Friday in the context of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Athens. The agreement will concern setting up a task force that will examine cooperation possibilities regarding the supply of Russian crude and the trading of refinery…
MINISTER of Finance and the Public Service Audley Shaw says the Bank of Jamaica will continue to closely monitor the issues which led to the most recent devaluation of the Jamaican dollar. …
Electricite de France’s interest in Public Power Corporation has been revived by new regulations on the electricity market in the bailout agreement, while domestic energy groups are also looking to get in on the game as genuine opportunities for investment and competition appear to be opening up for the first…
Richmond has submitted plans to create a trailblazing football program tailored specifically for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander players through its women's team pitch. The Tigers have told the AFL they will offer, support and accelerate diversity in the new female league better than any rival…
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Indigenous leader Noel Pearson has defended his education model and says he's astounded the closure of Aurukun's school is being used as "a scapegoat" for policing and law and order…
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The Labour Ministry plans to introduce a new scheme placing the long-term unemployed in specific workplaces instead of continuing to pay them Minimum Guaranteed Income (MGI) once their official unemployment benefits end. The post State offering work instead of GMI appeared first on…
Ukrainian Minister of Foreign Affairs Pavlo Klimkin says that talks are now under way with Russia to exchange Ukrainian political prisoners kept in Russia for Russian soldiers captured in Ukrainian territory, according to TV news service…
Hong Kong’s exports decreased for the twelfth consecutive month in April, though at a slower-than-expected pace, figures from the Census and Statistics Department showed Thursday. The value of total exports of goods and services dropped 2.3 percent year-over-year in April, much slower than the 7.0 percent decline in the previous month. Economists had expected a…
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The Spanish economy expanded as estimated in the first quarter, final data from the statistical office INE showed Thursday. Gross domestic product grew 0.8 percent sequentially in the first three months of 2016, in line with flash estimate. The economy had expanded 0.8 percent each in the previous two quarters. On a yearly basis, economic…
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The foreign trade turnover amounted to around $1.67 billion in January-April 2016, up by 19.4% against the same period last…
ArcelorMittal SA, the world’s biggest steel producer, climbed on speculation that the European Commission may extend its anti-dumping investigation on imports of hot-rolled coil to more countries. ArcelorMittal shares added 6.6 percent to 4.31 euros as of 11:16 a.m. in Amsterdam, reaching the highest level in two weeks. The stock has rallied 12 percent in …
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MCDONALD’S, under intense pressure in a competitive industry, says it is making changes to its food and service that customers…
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, which disclosed it is under investigation for its accounting practices, has emerged as one of the short-selling community's favorite targets in the relatively short time it has been in the public…
Verizon Communications Inc is working on its bid for Yahoo Inc's core assets with an investment bank which was, as recently as last year, one of the U.S. internet company's top advisers, people familiar with the matter…
SMART Metering Systems chief executive Alan Foy has categorically stated the company is not for…
05.27 / 00:18
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Xellia Pharmaceuticals has started building a stability and release-testing unit at its API facility in Budapest, Hungary that is designed to support increased…
A report calling for would-be parents to consider delaying a pregnancy if they are stressed, dependent on drink or drugs, obese or affected by domestic violence, has been hailed by a leading US health…
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NURSES in Scotland are calling for the introduction of rent controls warning the profession is being priced out of communities near…
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BATTLE lines are being drawn up over controversial proposals to hand more education funding direct to headteachers instead of…
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YOUNG Scots from disadvantaged backgrounds face "shocking" barriers to higher education, a new report has…
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Zetus lapetus! The marathon of Disney Channel Original Movies has unleashed Johnny Tsunamis of nostalgia and clickable…
The buzz band's frontman Will Toledo shows us his favorite Emerald City…
WINCANTON's county councillor has urged critics of plans for the new primary school buildings to keep quiet to prevent delays. Plans for a new eight-classroom extension to Wincanton Primary School were recently unveiled, and have drawn the support of Wincanton's MP David Warburton. Anna Groskop, who represents Wincanton and Bruton, spoke at last night's town council meeting (May 23) about the need for the new school, in light of criticism about the extension's bold blue…
[New Times] Rwanda will not host the 41st edition of the CECAFA Kagame Cup that was expected to be held from June 18 to July…
Norwich cycling star Emma Pooley is among the high-profile supporters of a new academy to develop promising elite Norfolk…
North Walsham have attracted a record number of teams for their annual sevens tournament, which is being held at Scottow on…
STEWART Robertson, the Rangers managing director, last night insisted singing The Billy Boys was preferable to becoming involved in the unrest at the end of the William Hill Scottish Cup…
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Italy coach Antonio Conte goes into the European Championship with questions hanging over his team after injuries disrupted his selection plans and a lack of punch was exposed up front. Adding to the frustrations of only occasional get-togethers with his players has been the distraction of his impending move back to club football with Chelsea. […] The post Disruptions and distractions could undo Conte’s Italy appeared first on Cyprus M…
The hopes of the Czech Republic lie in the usually safe hands of goalkeeper Petr Cech as they seek to emerge from a Euro 2016 group that includes champions Spain and has no obvious weak link. Cech, set to become the country’s most-capped player, will anchor a largely untested lineup that will look to build […] The post Old hand Cech holds key to Czech progress appeared first on Cyprus…
For all Vicente del Bosque’s confidence that he has the right balance of experience and youth to return Spain to their familiar place on the winner’s rostrum, questions remain about his best starting line-up ahead of Euro 2016. On the surface, Spain’s qualifying record of nine wins out of 10 going into the tournament looks […] The post Spain need the spine to reign again appeared first on Cyprus…
AMID the newest Parramatta scandal the Eels next match, a Monday night showdown with wooden spoon favourites Newcastle, has been all but…
The 5-inch 1080p Sony smartphone will retail for approximately 600 Euros with multiple color…
Notebooks sporting the 7th generation AMD APU are not expected to launch until after Computex, but Acer and HP have already listed models starting at $799 and $579,…
King of battery life. Toshiba's Skylake refresh of the Z40 business notebook especially convinces us with impressive battery runtimes. In our in-depth review, we check whether the very light and compact, yet not exactly cheap companion meets the high demands of its target…
This upcoming 8-inch slate has a quad-core processor, 2 GB RAM, and 16 GB internal storage space, offering cellular LTE connectivity so it can be used as a phone as…
Although this 14-inch machine for gamers powered by the high-end Intel Core i7-6700HQ processor should be unveiled at Computex, it has been spotted in on an official website…
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Faraday Exhibits 28HPCU SoC Design Service and IP Solutions at DAC 2016 View the full article HERE.To receive a RSS Feed with a complete description, click…
Roland Collins, who goes by the stage name Troy Ave, is being held on attempted murder and weapons charges, police…
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THE revamped series of Top Gear has been rocked by rumours since the new line-up was announced earlier this…
JUSTIN Bieber and his co-writers are being sued for his smash hit…
THE cast and crew of Coronation Street said a tearful goodbye to Ryan Thomas after he filmed his last scene on the…
Scallop and chorizo linguine by Anja Baak of Great Glen…
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If you thought you might have dementia, would you head straight to your GP, or would you hold off as long as…
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FARYL SMITH was just 12-years-old when she stunned the Britain's Got Talent judges with her incredible voice and now she's all grown…
WE JOIN Malcolm Middleton as he autographs copies of his new album, Summer of ’13. It’s the former Arab Strap guitarist’s first official solo LP since 2009's Waxing Gibbous, and he’s marking its release with a biro frenzy. “I actually think it's harder to get one of my albums unsigned these days,” he deadpans, downing tools. “They’ve got to be rarer. And they probably have more value.”…
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