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The Surprising Best And Worst Jobs Of 2015

Source:aol.com When you count stress, control, and money, it’s not always the prestigious jobs that come out on top. There’s more to life than money and prestige. That’s the basic lesson of this year’s annual best and worst jobs report from CareerCast out of a list of 200 occupations they rank. Take into account such factors as average salary, an occupation’s future, ...

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Recession fears mount as Brazil economy grinds to halt

Source:www.emergingmarkets.org Official figures published later on Friday are expected to confirm that Brazil ground to a halt in 2014, putting on the brink of a recession this year. The slump will pile the pressure on new finance minister Joaquim Levy to find a path to long-term sustainable growth for Latin America’s largest economy Fears that Brazil is set to plunge ...

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What a $613 million plane may look like

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‘Economy needs effective rail sector’

Source: The Finder “GHANA’S economy cannot grow without an effective rail sector,” the General Secretary of the Ghana Railway Workers Union (GRWU), Mr Godwill Ntarmah, declared at the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the union, held in Takoradi over the weekend. He said apart from providing a cheaper and environmentally friendly transport system, an effective rail network system connected ...

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MASLOC operations dir interdicted over Gh¢1m fraud

A GH¢1,055,582 fraud has been uncovered at the Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC). An acting Director of Operations of the scheme, Ken Kwaku Boadi Asare, is alleged to have forged 102 non-existing business associations to advance GH¢1,055,582 to two financial institutions. The suspect, who is currently on interdiction, is alleged to have acted in connivance with some regional officers ...

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Night flights draw more passengers

The commencement of night flights between Accra and Kumasi has started drawing more passengers on the domestic route, a situation operators are excited about even though it is early days yet.Night flights on the domestic front were made possible by the installation of an Aeronautical Ground Lighting system (AGL) and total resurfacing of the Kumasi runway.Indigenous operator Africa World Airline ...

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Apple taps minority firms in bond deal

Source../www.usatoday.com SAN FRANCISCO — When Apple sold $6.5 billion in bonds on Monday, the technology giant did something else behind the scenes: It tapped two minority financial services firms to take part in the debt offering. “We’re proud to have a range of banks participate in our recent debt offering, including two well-respected minority-owned companies, Williams Capital and Ramirez & ...

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Nigerian doll created by man who couldn’t find a black toy for his niece is so popular in his country that it’s outselling BARBIE

Source….http://www.dailymail.co.uk In 2007, Taofick Okoya, created a doll that Nigerian girls could identify with 43-year-old based his Queens of Africa dolls on country’s biggest tribes They cost roughly £4.50 and aim to promote strong feminine ideals   A man who couldn’t find a black doll in the shops as a gift for his niece decided to take matters into his ...

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