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  1. Cheap Oil & Emerging Markets: India, Turkey Win; Venezuela Most At RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Barron's

    If oil prices stay lower for longer in an over-supplied market, emerging market oil exporters will suffer but currencies in India and Turkey should benefit. This week, the U.S. benchmark oil price fell 1.4% to $59.72 per barrel, while the international Brent crude price fell or 2.16% to $65.37.

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  2. Dnata sews up Imagine Cruising deal following regulatory approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Travelution

    The deal was first announced by Travolution's sister title Travel Weekly in March , for dnata to take 51% of the specialist cruise retailer as part of an expansion of its UK travel interests. The Competition Commission of South Africa yesterday gave the thumbs up for dnata's purchase of the shareholding in Imagine Cruising for an undisclosed sum.

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  3. Fairfield High School alumna Sarah Flinspach recently returned from...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger

    Sarah Flinspach stands on the terrace of her main school building in Rabat, Morocco. In the background, the Atlantic Ocean is nearly visible.

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  4. Bangkok cheaper to fly to than Benidorm at half-term after surge in Mediterranean air faresRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Independent

    Simon Calder's career in travel started at Gatwick Airport, where he cleaned aircraft for Laker Airways and later worked as a security officer. He became The Independent's Travel Correspondent in 1994, and is known as "the Man Who Pays His Way" because he does not accept free travel facilities.

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  5. Boss should choose signings - McCallRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Newsday

    Stuart McCall thinks a director of football could work at Rangers - as long as the manager retains the final say on player signings. Rangers director Paul Murray has revealed the club's new board is considering a director of football or technical director appointment.

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  6. Africa in pictures: 15-21 May 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | BBC News

    The next day, Ghanaian actress Yvonne Nelson dons a floppy hat and holds an paraffin lamp as she leads a protest against power cuts in Ghana's capital, Accra. Ugandan singer Jemimah Kansiime, aka "Panadol wa bassajja" , poses on Sunday ahead her court appearances this week on pornography charges in relation to a music video.

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  7. Mandarin Oriental Joint Venture to Acquire Hotel Ritz, MadridRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bottom Line

    Mandarin Oriental International Limited announced today that it is to acquire the Hotel Ritz, Madrid for a 130 million in a joint venture with The Olayan Group , a Saudi Arabian multinational group. Mandarin Oriental and Olayan will each hold a 50% interest in the joint venture, which is purchasing all of the shares in the owning company, Hotel Ritz Madrid, S.A., from its existing shareholders, Belmond Spanish Holdings S.L.U. and Landis Inversiones, S.L..

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  8. Vic Reeves supports Elephantastic fundraising trailRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Argus

    THIS brightly coloured creature is set to arrive in Sussex for a fundraising trail before going under the hammer following a celebrity makeover. Comedian Vic Reeves, his model wife Nancy Sorrell and daughters Nell and Beth have given Lady Lollipop a makeover in preparation for Horsham's fundraising safari trail this summer.

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  9. .com | DA calls for special task team to address SA visa concernsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | News24

    DA MP James Vos says he will be attending the Home Affairs Portfolio Committee being held next week Tuesday to ask for a special task team to review the visa regulations set to come into effect on 1 June. Vos said in a statement that President Zuma had promised to prioritise the review in his 2015 State of the Nation address "but has not yet delivered on his commitment".

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  10. Not every tourist loves everything about VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Canada.com

    People love Vancouver. A lot. It is the best place in Canada and probably the entire world, according to every report you've read in the last decade.

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  11. Mawnan's Musical Extravaganza raises cash for South African childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

    The children's chorus presenting the cheque to Sue Rosevear, the chief fundraiser in the area - from left, Lilly Pinkney, Rosanna Benney ,Zara Mitchel, Pat Kirkham , William Neville, Sue Rosevear, Lucy Bate, George Harvey, Kieron Jacobs, Dianne MAWNAN'S Musical Extravaganza hit all the right notes with villagers and supporters of the Global Natural Healthcare Trust, raising A 860 for the charity which provides medical care to people, mainly children, in South Africa. The cash will be used to replace the tyres on the vehicle used by Annette Montague Thomas, the founder of the charity who lives in Truro, to travel around the settlement giving medical help to those too sick to go to the medical centre.

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  12. Must See: Baboon Steals Pizza from CarRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WASH-FM

    A baboon caused problems for a tourist in South Africa when it thought outside the box and opened the guy's car door -- to steal a pizza that was waiting inside. The crust-loving critter was wandering along a highway, trying its luck with door handles on a line of vehicles that were stuck in traffic.

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  13. Namibia guide: From Mad Max to wildlife watching, it's an enticingly weird and wonderful countryRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Independent

    Simon Calder's career in travel started at Gatwick Airport, where he cleaned aircraft for Laker Airways and later worked as a security officer. He became The Independent's Travel Correspondent in 1994, and is known as "the Man Who Pays His Way" because he does not accept free travel facilities.

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  14. Africa: DSTV Extends SABC News Channel Into AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    MultiChoice is extending the footprint of the South African public broadcaster's 24-hour TV news channel, SABC News on its DStv satellite pay-TV platform to the rest of the continent. There's been no official announcement or statement from the SABC, but from today the SABC News channel will now be available to DStv subscribers in several other African countries.

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  15. South Africa: Skywise Airline Expands Cape Town-Joburg ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The air carrier's co-chairmen, Tabassum Qadir and J. Malik, said the fleet, now two, has enabled Skywise to commence the streaming of four supplementary flights, added to a similar number of existing slots including their website and supplier networks. The new schedule commences on 11 June between the two cities.

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  16. Madeira mixup: Finding a Porto Santo in an Atlantic stormRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Independent

    Simon Calder's career in travel started at Gatwick Airport, where he cleaned aircraft for Laker Airways and later worked as a security officer. He became The Independent's Travel Correspondent in 1994, and is known as "the Man Who Pays His Way" because he does not accept free travel facilities.

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  17. Agribusiness academy to boost food security by helping businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | IPPMEDIA

    Tanzania Chapter of the Africa Agribusiness Academy has affirmed its commitment and effort to stimulate entrepreneurship to increase food security in the country and the continent at large. Speaking during AAA annual general meeting convened on Wednesday in Dar es Salaam the AAA Country Chairman, Sanford Kombe, said as an entrepreneur network seeking to foster innovation and growth of small and medium scale agribusiness firms in Africa, their ultimate aim is to contribute to economic growth and improvement of rural income and food security in Africa.

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  18. South Africa: Cheaper Smartphones Expand Sa E-CommerceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The growth of smartphones in South Africa is revolutionising e-commerce but marketing bosses have yet to accept that it's not only wealthy people who now have the gadgets, says an insider. "Most marketers understand that their customers in the higher band of the Living Standards Measure are digitally enabled and mostly mobile in their behaviour.

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  19. [Biz Takeouts Podcast] 132: Digicape launches iBeacon technology in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Bizcommunity

    Don't miss Marketing and Media News to go>> with @Bizwazza Every Thursday at 9am For the hottest interviews, insights and issues from African and South African marketing, media, digital and ad industry leaders Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media Radio Show . Guests may be interviewed live in 2OV's Cape Town studio, or may call in via Skype from anywhere.

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  20. Youth unemployment rises in post-Arab Spring chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    KITTEH, Jordan: Fawziyeh Sharif and dozens of other young women who make jeans for the U.S. market in a factory in this village in northern Jordan consider themselves lucky even though they spend 48 hours a week bent over sewing machines for minimum wage. Sharif, 24, landed her first-ever job when the Ivory Garments Factory opened last year and created employment in an area where options had largely been limited to men joining the army and women staying home.

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