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The keys to the Chateau Hotel and Conference Center, one of Bloomington’s largest and most recognizable hotels, could end up in the pockets of different owners. BLOOMINGTON — The keys to one of the city’s largest and most recognizable hotels could end up in the pockets of different owners. Adidev Developers LLC is pursuing the purchase
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 Fenton Home Furnishings continued its history of local philanthropy with recent gifts to the Fenton and Linden police and fire departments.  The company gave the Fenton Police Department $2,000. Police Chief Jason Slater said the money is going toward an upgrade to the software on the department’s LiveScan fingerprint device. LiveScan allows fingerprints for background
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WASHINGTON (AP) — With interest rates ultra-low even as the U.S. economy swiftly improves, Federal Reserve officials are divided over how quickly they should adjust their policies. Should they begin to withdraw their extraordinary support for the economy relatively soon? Or should they hold off until the job market has moved closer to full health?
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Millennium Global, one of the world’s largest currency managers, has launched MillTechFX, an independent, comparative multi-bank FX marketplace which reduces FX execution costs and operational burdens, with the backing of Sir Ronald Cohen, widely known as ‘the father of British venture capital’. The business has been in build mode for the last 12 months, signing
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Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of the world economy, the financial markets, the eurozone and business. The global shortage of semiconductors is hurting factory growth across Asia, and feeding through to delays in car deliveries into the UK. Growth at China’s factories has fallen to a four-month low this month, new figures
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Lebanon’s energy ministry dealt a serious blow to the already besieged pocketbooks of the country’s struggling consumers on Tuesday by raising fuel prices by more than 35 percent. Lebanon’s energy ministry dealt a serious blow to the already besieged pocketbooks of the country’s struggling consumers on Tuesday by raising fuel prices by more than 35
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Jeddah-based Tamer Group is one of the largest regional healthcare distributors with annual turnover of 9.2 billion Saudi riyals and a compound annual growth rate of 11%. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! June 29, 2021 3 min read You’re reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise
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Businesses faced no shortage of disruptions throughout the past year — from the global pandemic to increased extreme weather and historical energy disruptions. Supply chain professionals are no exception. Even amidst these challenges, companies have continued to work toward major reductions in their carbon footprints. In fact, as the United Nations reported in 2020, commitments
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A nearly decade-old acquisition initiative is drastically cutting the number of small businesses receiving government contracts, as awards instead fall into the hands of fewer and larger firms. The drop, which hit women-owned and veteran-owned businesses particularly hard, highlights the problems associated with the government’s purchasing practices. A report from the Women’s Chamber of Commerce
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The soaring home price beyond the purchasing power of residents has given rise to studio flats or small-sized houses in the past decade. But will nano flats equivalent to the size of just a car parking space happen here?  30.7%– Share of studio flats among all new houses constructed in 2011-2020 Mike Lai and his
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Embargoed for 6 a.m. Thursday. The maker of Jeep and Ram vehicles is partnering with the National Business League to create a one-stop solution for Black suppliers across industries to obtain training as well as access to capital and contracts with Fortune 500 companies and the federal government. The National Black Supplier Development Program will
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TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun 16, 2021– Canada Drives (“the Company”), Canada’s largest 100% online car shopping and to-your-door delivery platform, announces today that Sukhinder Singh Cassidy has been appointed to the Company’s Board as Lead Independent Director. Sukhinder Singh Cassidy, Lead Independent Director of Canada Drives Board of Directors (Photo: Business Wire) Singh Cassidy is a senior
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ROCKTON — The 200 Chemtool employees out of work following Monday’s industrial fire at the Town of Rockton plant will continue to receive full pay and benefits amid the ongoing emergency response, according to a representative for the plant’s parent company Lubrizol. Vice President of Operations Bill Snyder apologized for Monday’s fire, but stopped short
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By Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor · June 15, 2021 As global markets re-emerge from the pandemic, “building back better” remains a top business priority. Yet despite this priority, many organizations struggle to actually implement their Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) initiatives. Today, Coupa Softwar, a leader in Business Spend Management, announced new product innovations designed
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Africa’s biggest economy is gripped with soaring food prices, high unemployment and surging inflation – a cocktail that the World Bank warns is leading more Nigerians into criminal enterprises to make up for lost earnings. Surging inflation is undermining the recovery of Africa’s biggest economy, pushing 7 million Nigerians into poverty and encouraging criminality as
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Amazon Business has released its first 2021 B2B Ecommerce in Evolution Report, which examines the transformation B2B e-procurement has undergone in recent years. The report shares B2B trends and insights from U.S. procurement professionals across industries and fields including government, education, health care and commercial industries. Amazon Business surveyed 250 B2B buyers and 250 B2B
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Shortly after tabling the 2021/22 ministerial budget in Parliament, Agriculture minister Adolf Mkenda granted an exclusive interview to Mwananchi Communications Ltd (MCL) journalists during which he expounded on government measures to increase the production of sugar, wheat and cooking oil which currently constitute a large part of imports. THE CITIZEN reporter LOUIS KOLUMBIA shares excerpts
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Local COVID-19 numbers are down and city revenues are up — way up — as area consumers and businesses accelerate spending amid relaxed pandemic restrictions. Colorado Springs sales tax collections totaled $17.3 million in May, a whopping 60.8% year-over-year jump, according to a report this week by the city’s Finance Department. May’s sales tax collections
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