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Khashoggi’s death confirmed by Saudi Arabia

Andrew England, Middle East Editor Saudi Arabia said on Saturday that Jamal Khashoggi died in a fight in the kingdom’s consulate in Istanbul and sacked two senior officials close to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as Riyadh sought to defuse an international crisis over the journalist’s death. King Salman, the Saudi monarch, issued two royal decrees sacking Ahmed Assiri, the deputy intelligence chief, and Saud al-Qahtani, a royal court adviser. Both Mr Assiri and Mr Qahtani are considered to be…

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Facebook fake review factories uncovered by Which? investigation | Money

Fake review factories that run on Facebook and manufacture misleading five-star reviews that are then posted on Amazon have been uncovered by investigators from Which? The consumer group said two large Facebook groups – Amazon Deals Group and Amazon UK Reviewers – were behind the unscrupulous practice, along with smaller groups. Together they may have up to 87,000 members potentially engaged in writing fake reviews. Inside the Facebook groups, companies post details of products for which they are seeking positive…

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Seacoast Completes Acquisition of First Green Bancorp, Inc.

Seacoast Completes Acquisition of First Green Bancorp, Inc. STUART, Fla., Oct 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) — Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida (NASDAQ: SBCF) (“Seacoast”), the holding company for Seacoast National Bank (“Seacoast Bank”), announced today the completion of its acquisition of First Green Bancorp, Inc. (“First Green”), effective October 19, 2018, pursuant to the merger of First Green with and into Seacoast and First Green Bank with and into Seacoast Bank. Under the terms of the definitive agreement,…

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McDaniel-Hale: Bankruptcy filing tugs at heartstrings given Elgin’s ties to Sears, catalog houses

Sears Holding Corp., parent of the Sears and Kmart retail chains, filed for bankruptcy protection this past week in the hope of saving the iconic store that’s been part of American culture for more than a century. The corporate office in Hoffman Estates is where many Fox Valley residents work. The Sears store at Spring Hill Mall in West Dundee has been spared for closure so far; 142 locations have not been so lucky. It’s a tough situation to swallow…

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UPDATE 3-Bolton readies Moscow visit amid U.S. concerns about missile treaty – UK Money News

(Adds context on INF and China; analyst quote) By Steve Holland WASHINGTON, Oct 19 (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, John Bolton, will visit Moscow next week for talks that may include telling Russian officials that the United States plans to withdraw from the landmark Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. While Bolton will discuss other major topics with Russian officials, including North Korea, Ukraine and Syria, the 1987 accord between the United States and the former Soviet Union is…

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks bounce back despite Italy angst; dollar dips – UK Money News

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2018 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh * Italian 10-yr bond yield at 4-1/2-yr high; spread to Bunds jumps * Euro recovers after falling to 2-month low * (Updates prices, comments, changes dateline; previous LONDON) By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK, Oct 19 (Reuters) – Stocks rose across the world on Friday with a global index aiming to avoid a fourth consecutive weekly loss, but concerns over Italy’s budget weighed on its stocks and bonds. The benchmark Italian bond yield…

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How to Create a Killer Marketing Plan

By Smith Willas A noteworthy trend in startup landscape is quite simple to understand – it’s easy to start a business but equally difficult to run it successfully. The entrepreneurial journey is thronged with many challenges; it indeed proves to be a difficult road ahead, but starting with a right foundation can make a huge difference. So what’s the solid foundation we are talking about? Entrepreneurship is just like shooting an arrow in the dark unless you have an idea…

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SEO & SEM Tips for Construction or Contracting Businesses

For construction and general contracting businesses, the best form of marketing has traditionally been word-of-mouth. When you do good work, clients recommend you to others, and business builds from there. But word-of-mouth can only take you so far. In an increasingly digital world, you need search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM) to propel you to the next level. Here’s an overview of how these tools work and how you can use them to generate leads, and ultimately,…

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Did the YMYL Google Algorithm Affect Your Local Business Website?

The August Google algorithm update launched changes that significantly impacted some local businesses. While some businesses see a positive correlation with these changes, others need to adapt in order to maintain or improve their search ranking. These key changes will help you maximize your results to grow your local business. Keyword Impact for Local Search Local SEO is a tricky dance, and this August update may make it a little easier for local businesses to rank on Google. For example,…

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Q&A With Dr. Helen – What You Need To Know About Reference Checks |

Q&A With Dr. Helen – What You Need To Know About Reference Checks | Q1: In 2015 you wrote a blog article that asked if reference checks were worthwhile. The short answer was a definite yes.  Is this still true 3 years later despite the growing reliance on online job applications and electronic/social networking? A: In many respects, I believe that a reference from a previous employer is even more important and more relevant than ever because so much of the hiring process is…

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‘How could I find £3,000 to pay for my mum’s funeral?’

Image copyright Leyli Beheshty-Zadeh Image caption Leyli had to arrange her grandmother’s and her mother’s funerals within five months in 2016 2016 was a difficult year for Leyli Beheshty-Zadeh. Her grandmother’s death was followed closely by her mother’s, and she found herself having to arrange two funerals in the space of five months. “The vulnerability you feel at this time is immense and indescribable,” Leyli says. When it came to organising her mother’s funeral, it was a real struggle to…

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How winning $1 billion in Mega Millions could lead to bankruptcy

The U.S. Mega Millions lottery is holding a drawing on Oct. 19 for a jackpot that’s swelled to US$1 billion after the 24 drawings held since the end of July failed to yield a winner. This princely sum is drawing such attention that more people are buying tickets, and even the lottery’s own projections are changing rapidly. On Oct. 17, the payout was an estimated $900 million. Two days later, just before the drawing, it hit $1 billion. That makes…

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CHINA G20 join US against China’s subsidies for state-owned enterprises

Chinese government aid leads to overproduction and sales at lower than market prices, i.e. dumping, which undermines competition. The B20 (G20 business leaders) calls for same level playing field for both state-owned and private enterprises. If China followed the rules of a market economy, it would destroy itself in a few months. Beijing (AsiaNews) – The trade war between China and the United States is not the only economic showdown Beijing faces. Given the advantages Chinese state-owned enterprises enjoy, many…

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