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Georgia recruits 30,309 jobs in the past year

Georgia economic recruiters helped bring more than $6.3 billion of new business investment to the Peach State during the fiscal year ended June 30, Gov. Nathan Deal said today. Deal said 377 companies expanded or relocated to Georgia during fiscal 2017 and those investments are projected to add 30,309 jobs. “Georgia …

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JSE closes flat with property gains offset by platinum stocks

The JSE clawed back some of its losses late on Tuesday to close little changed, as investors traded cautiously ahead of the US Federal Reserve policy statement on Wednesday. Property stocks with overseas portfolios gained, while rand hedges were mixed. The Fed’s policy statement is the key event this week …

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European Markets Finished Mixed As Traders Await Fed Announcement

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The European markets fluctuated between small gains and losses over the course of Tuesday’s session and ended the day with mixed results. The markets finished little changed overall, as investors exercised caution ahead of Wednesday’s policy decision from the Federal Reserve. The Fed is widely expected …

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New Jersey should embrace smart gun technology

Loretta Weinberg Published 12:26 p.m. ET Sept. 19, 2017 CLOSE 2016 presidential race; Christie vetoes smart gun bill; Researchers say they discovered “Planet Nine” Loretta Weinberg(Photo: Demitrius Balevski/NORTHJERSEY.COM) An estimated 1.7 million children in the United States live in homes with unlocked loaded firearms, and statistics show that each year …

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High-Tech Share in Russian Economy Should Nearly Double by 2025 – Putin

Russia 18:53 19.09.2017Get short URL Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that high-tech products’ share in the national economy should be increased up by another 14 percent by 2025. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The share of high-tech products in the national commodity output, which is currently standing at 16 percent, should by pushed up by another 14 …

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S&P/TSX composite higher in early trading, U.S. stock markets mixed

The Canadian Press Published Tuesday, September 19, 2017 12:38AM EDT Last Updated Tuesday, September 19, 2017 11:33AM EDT TORONTO – Canada’s main stock index headed higher in late-morning trading, boosted by a broad-based rally. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 41.91 points to 15,278.58, after 90 minutes of trading. In …

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Germans happy with economy, political establishment

Supporters of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, top candidate for the conservative Christian Democratic Union party in the upcoming general elections, hold up posters to cheer for her during an election campaign event in Freiburg, southwestern Germany, on Sept. 18, 2017. (Patrick Seeger/AFP/Getty Images) Germans are feeling good about their country …

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