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US SEC Sets October 26 As Deadline for 9 Bitcoin ETF’s Review

US SEC Sets October 26 As Deadline for 9 Bitcoin ETF’s Review

This was clearly stated in the letter filed by CEO of GraniteShares , William Rhind, to the SEC . As updated on 21:16 UTC on 4th October, the commission has further proposed amendments regarding ...

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Understanding the politics of fuel price

Understanding the politics of fuel price

When compared to the neighboring states, Arunachal Pradesh levies 20 pct Value-Added Tax on petrol and 12.50 pct on diesel and Tripura collects Value-Added Tax at the rate of 23.15 pct on petrol a...

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Arizona company recalls beef that's sickened 57 people in US

Arizona company recalls beef that's sickened 57 people in US

Cara Christ, director of the Arizona Department of Health Services. The first store receipt potentially linking the purchase of FSIS-regulated product to a case-patient was received on 19 September; F...

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Japan’s famed fish market to relocate

Japan’s famed fish market to relocate

The market's new home on the artificial island of Toyosu in Tokyo Bay will be nearly twice the size of the former site. The move has been in the works for years, prompted by Tsukiji's dilapidate...

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Unilever share price: Group scraps plan to move headquarters to Netherlands

Unilever share price: Group scraps plan to move headquarters to Netherlands

Unilever is one of the largest companies in the UK's FTSE 100 share index, but the company would no longer be eligible as a member of the FTSE 100 under United Kingdom laws had the proposed change g...

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New Orleans Popeyes to serve 24-karat gold chicken wings

New Orleans Popeyes to serve 24-karat gold chicken wings

I live in Georgia. 'We wanted to share this celebration with our fans, so our chefs cooked up something extra special for them. It's a fun way for guests to celebrate this milestone right along with...

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US Actively Considering Waivers on Iran Oil Sanctions

US Actively Considering Waivers on Iran Oil Sanctions

Futures in NY increased 0.3 percent, on course for a fourth weekly gain. Global benchmark Brent crude futures for December delivery fell 42 cents to settle at $84.16 a barrel. The U.S. chose to impo...

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Canada's Unemployment Rate Dips On Boom In Part-Time Work

Canada's Unemployment Rate Dips On Boom In Part-Time Work

Looking at it on a year-over-year basis, Canada has gained 222,000 jobs since September 2017. Stats Canada says September's gains were seen nearly entirely in Ontario and British Columbia, largely i...

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U.S. markets decline on Thursday as treasury yields extend climb

U.S. markets decline on Thursday as treasury yields extend climb

The Nasdaq Composite Index was down 145.57 points, or 1.81 percent, to 7,879.51. Rival Canadian National Railway Co. increased 0.6 per cent. Ensign Energy Services fell 8 per cent, the most on the T...

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Slower Than Expected Job Growth in September

Job gains in July and August were revised up a combined 87,000 from the original reports. The Fed last month raised its benchmark interest rate for the third time this year. Meanwhile, nonfarm payro...

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Waitrose delivers into the home while customers are out

Waitrose delivers into the home while customers are out

United Kingdom grocer Waitrose - or Waitrose & Partners, as it is now known after the company's recent rebrand - is starting trials of a new service that allows online delivery staff inside ...

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Rupee Hits a New Low; Sensex Plunges 792.17 Points

Rupee Hits a New Low; Sensex Plunges 792.17 Points

A "neutral" stance allows the RBI to move either way on rates. Taking all these factors into account, the committee predicted that both growth and inflation will continue well into 2019-20, wher...

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Higher U.S. Treasury Yields to provide further boost to the greenback

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS fell 0.3 percent, while Japan's Nikkei .N225 dropped 0.5 percent and Australian benchmark .AXJO was up just 0.1 percent. That w...

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Mattress Firm filing for bankruptcy, closing Lansing-area store

Mattress Firm filing for bankruptcy, closing Lansing-area store

The closures will start with around 200 stores over the next few days. That's why Mattress Firm , America's largest bed store, has filed for bankruptcy. The filing and store closures are meant to...

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US Crude Oil Price Set to Stabilize at Higher Levels

US Crude Oil Price Set to Stabilize at Higher Levels

Traders said global oil markets remained tense because of the looming USA sanctions against Iran's oil exports, which kick in from November 4. US crude oil prices sank 2.72 percent Thursday on p...

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Will Amazon’s $15 minimum wage cost United States jobs?

Will Amazon’s $15 minimum wage cost United States jobs?

Below is a table of companies with large labour forces, modest wages (indication of part time work) and significant exposure in the USA and the United Kingdom, given that Amazon's initiative is being...

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Sydney-bound flight lands safely after mayday call

Sydney-bound flight lands safely after mayday call

Authorities said the 787-900 Dreamliner - which was bound for Sydney - was running low on fuel, and the pilot was following procedure. NSW Police launched a full-scale emergency response to the mayd...

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What Consumers Pay For Petrol, Diesel After Price Cuts

What Consumers Pay For Petrol, Diesel After Price Cuts

Similarly, diesel rates were reduced to Rs 72.95 a litre from all-time high of Rs 75.45. Now the OMCs (oil marketing companies) have been asked to absorb only Re 1. State-run refiners will also cut th...

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There are better days ahead - Theresa May declares end to austerity

There are better days ahead - Theresa May declares end to austerity

Earlier this week Prime Minister Theresa May announced she has scheduled 2022 as the year to hold a £120million "Festival of Britain" when Brexit Britain has fully left the Brussels club. Highlighti...

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United States jobless rate hits 49-year low of 3.7%

United States jobless rate hits 49-year low of 3.7%

United States financial markets were little moved by the report . Before the official jobs report came out, economists had estimated that the number of jobs added for September would reach 185,00...

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Donald Trump says new trade deal is 'most important ever'

Donald Trump says new trade deal is 'most important ever'

The new trade deal bears a lot of similarities to NAFTA , but there are major differences as well. USA president Donald Trumps says the agreement was "truly historic". Foreign Minister Chrystia...

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VP Mike Pence LASHES OUT: China 'Wants A Different American President'

VP Mike Pence LASHES OUT: China 'Wants A Different American President'

In a speech at the Hudson Institute on Thursday, Pence said China has used covert actors , front groups, and propaganda in an attempt to sway United States public opinion. "China's aggression was...

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Toyota recalls millions of Prius and Auris hybrids over stalling risk

Toyota recalls millions of Prius and Auris hybrids over stalling risk

The call comes just one month after another recall where more than a million hybrids across the globe were found to have a technical problem that could cause fires in the vehicle. A failsafe mode crea...

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Aston Martin falls 5% in London IPO

Aston Martin falls 5% in London IPO

British crowd-lending platform Funding Circle is down more than 20 percent since it floated last week - denting the London Stock Exchange's hope of becoming an attractive listing destination for tec...

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Cyber-Attack? China-US Relations Deteriorating Amid Trade War

Cyber-Attack? China-US Relations Deteriorating Amid Trade War

He cited a Chinese government-run media company's four-page supplement in the Sunday Des Moines Register of Iowa as an attempt to turn voters in that state against Trump's trade policies. "From its ...

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Become a marijuana mogul with Devolver’s Weedcraft Inc

Become a marijuana mogul with Devolver’s Weedcraft Inc

You play as a chap who just dropped out of business school, and decide to team up with your brother, who has been growing marijuana for your now-deceased father, to kick off a thriving business in the...

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Pence Accuses China Of Undermining Trump Campaign

Over half an hour, Mr Pence condemned China's growing control at home and overseas, citing examples of religious oppression, human rights abuses, visa delays and denials for scholars, and even intimid...

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Petrol prices cut by Rs 5 in Maharashtra

Petrol prices cut by Rs 5 in Maharashtra

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has also announced that the government will ask the Oil Companies to reduce the Prices by another One Rupee . Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi, who ho...

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Trade pact clause seen deterring China trade deal with Canada, Mexico

Trade pact clause seen deterring China trade deal with Canada, Mexico

Negotiators from Canada and the United States went down to the wire but were able to reach an agreement on a new free trade pact that will include Mexico , the governments announced late on Sunda...

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Saudi critic missing after entering Istanbul consulate

Saudi critic missing after entering Istanbul consulate

The fiancée, who asked not to be named, said she had waited outside the consulate from 1 p.m local time (1000 GMT) and called the police when he had not reappeared. "That's what he did today before ...

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