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Australian retail trade up


July 4th, 2012 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 4 (IANS) Australian retail turnover rose 0.5 percent in May, following a rise of 0.1 percent in April, according to figures released Wednesday by the Australian Bureau of ... Read more...

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Canada’s economy grows slightly


June 30th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, June 30 (IANS) Canada's real gross domestic product grew 0.3 percent in April, after edging up 0.1 percent in March, according to official statistics.Most of the increase was attributed ... Read more...

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US retail sales down 0.2 percent


June 13th, 2012 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 13 (IANS) US retail and food services sales decreased 0.2 percent in May, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.The department said the combined retail and food services sales in ... Read more...

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Australian retail turnover rises


April 3rd, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 3 (IANS) Australia's retail turnover rose 0.2 percent in February, following a rise of 0.3 percent in January, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics ... Read more...

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US retail sales up in December


January 13th, 2012 - 6:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 13 (IANS) US retail and food sales rose slightly in December, marking the weakest monthly increase in seven months, the Commerce Department said Thursday.It said the combined retail ... Read more...

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Domino’s Pizza enters Sri Lankan market


September 3rd, 2011 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Jubilant FoodWorks Limited (JFL), which operates Pizza major Domino's in India, Friday said that it has taken its operations to Sri Lanka with the opening ... Read more...

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Burger weighing 777 pounds sets new record


July 5th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alameda, July 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new record for the biggest hamburger has been entered into the Guinness Book of Records. The new burger weighs 777 pounds. The previous record holder ... Read more...

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Want your kids to be CEOs? Then name them Peter and Deborah!


April 29th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 29 (ANI): Here is a tip for the parents! If recent statistics are anything to go by, then getting your child into a preferred occupation requires just giving him/her the ... Read more...

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April Pignatro and Michael Curry take their wedding vows in a shark tank


June 8th, 2010 - 2:37 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
April Pignatro and Michel Curry had a different and a unique wedding, as they took their wedding vows in a tank, that was infested with sharks. At the ‘different wedding’ ... Read more...

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Couple all set to marry in a shark tank


June 4th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Riverhead, Jun 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) One couple has sure found a unique place to take their wedding vows. April Pignataro and Michael Curry are all set to take their wedding vows ... Read more...

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Michael Douglas’ son to mop, wash dishes in jail


May 21st, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 21 (ANI): Actor Michael Douglas' son Cameron could land the job of moping or washing dishes for pennies an hour at a minimum-security Pennsylvania lockup.A source told RadarOnline that ... Read more...

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Actor Danny Glover Taken Into Custody At Protest Rally


April 17th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Gaithersburg, Maryland, Apr 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Much acclaimed actor Danny Glover was taken into custody on Friday after he participated in a labor union protest at a food service company ... Read more...

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British firm to invest $30 mn in India’s education sector (Lead)


June 24th, 2009 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) To boost its presence in the Indian education sector, Pearson, a Britain-headquartered education and information company, will invest $30 million in Indian education resource provider Educomp Solutions ... Read more...

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Canadians default on bills as jobs disappear


April 1st, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, April 1 (IANS) With the economy sinking deeper into recession and jobs disappearing fast, more and more Canadians have begun defaulting on their home bills.A national survey by the ... Read more...

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