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News about The Federation continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | The China Post

Industry group presses for transformational change

The Chinese National Federation of Industries publicized its 2014 White Paper yesterday, while CNFI Chairman Rock Hsu pointed out Taiwan needs transformational change badly in order to compete on the global stage.

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Related Topix: Alternative, Ma Ying-jeou

8 hrs ago | Nepalnews.com

Karate Federation hires int'l coach for Asian Games

The Nepal Karate Federation has hired an international coach focusing on the upcoming 17th Asian Games scheduled for to be held in Incheon, South Korea from September 19 to October 4, 2014.

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Related Topix: Alternative, South Korea, World News

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Daily Kos

William Z Foster and the Communist Party USA

It was the rightwing's favorite boogie-man for decades--the Birchers accused virtually everyone of sympathizing with it, the FBI spied on it and disrupted it.

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Related Topix: Alternative

The Island Packet

Remarkable woman: Chess is only part of the University of Chicago student's winning approach to life

Like many of her fellow students at the University of Chicago, Darrian Robinson texts frequently, is in a sorority and likes to spend her free time binge-watching popular TV shows, like "Orange Is the New Black" and "New Girl."

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Related Topix: Games, Chess, University of Chicago, African-American, Alternative

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Beef Magazine

3 Alternatives For Replacement Beef Heifers

We hear quite often that the high cost of developing a replacement heifer dictates that we keep as few as possible.

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Related Topix: Life, Beef, Food, Meat, Lincoln, NE, Alternative

Forbes.com

Should Oracle Buy EMC For $35 A Share?

Should EMC - which on July 23 reported earnings that met expectations and raised EPS guidance by a penny a share - fight back or comply? I would suggest selling the company to the highest bidder.

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Related Topix: Computers, EMC, Telecom, WorldCom, IT Services, Alternative, EPS, Continuity Software, Science, Computer Science

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Chicago Tribune

Chicago Public Schools budget expected to be approved

Chicago's Board of Education on Wednesday is expected to approve a $5.8 billion operating budget that for a second year cuts funds to traditional neighborhood schools while also relying on a one-time accounting maneuver to make ends meet.

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Related Topix: Alternative

ABC News

Officials defend relevance of Commonwealth Games

And despite the Games being close to a sell-out with more than a million tickets sold, questions remain over the future of the event.

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Related Topix: Marketing, Alternative

Reuters

UPDATE 1-S.Africa's main metals employer body accepts govt proposal to end strike

South Africa's main metals employer body has "reluctantly" accepted a government proposal to raise wages by up to 10 percent, it said on Tuesday, raising hopes of an end to a strike sapping the continent's most advanced economy.

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AkiPress

15:31 OSCE Centre in Astana supports seminar for prosecutors on resolving disputes

A two-day training seminar aimed at enhancing prosecutors' knowledge and skills in dealing with, and resolving disputes was held on 21 and 22 July 2014 in Astana.

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Related Topix: Alternative, Prison

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Switched

Malaysian Airlines Massacre: Vladimir Putin and Katyn Forest Version 2.0

The horrific destruction of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 is one of those rare events that shocks the conscience of the entire world.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Russia, Asia, Alternative, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777,

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Computer Weekly

Is the BT Business Broadband monopoly about to crumble? How will it respond?

I recently blogged on the demand aggregation exercise being organised by the City of London A couple of days later I received a note on the current state of INCA plans in response to the recent Federation of Small Business report on how small businesses are often left out of the national superfast broadband rollout.

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Related Topix: Greater London County, England, United Kingdom, Small Business, Personal Finance, Alternative, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi

High up in the trees

Folded, stapled, and held snug in a (winter) jacket.

A Catalogue of Bodies , As if from the clouds, restless , Misreadings , Four Rainbow Lorikeets who visited my garden one summer's day , Twelve months, an explorer , 38.1500A S, 144.3500A E , A Postcard as Measuring Device , Beneath the screen of closed eyelids , Genova to Johannesburg , and Lunch are being kept in very fine company until ... (more)

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Related Topix: Alternative, Australia, World News

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Reuters

UK banks face break-up threat as watchdog plans competition probe

Britain's big banks could be broken up after the country's new competition watchdog said it plans to launch an 18-month investigation into services for small business customers and personal current accounts.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Lloyds TSB Group, Financial Services, Alternative

RTE.ie

British banks face 18-month competition probe

Britain's big banks could be broken up under a planned investigation into services for small business customers and personal current accounts.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Alternative

Thu Jul 17, 2014

High up in the trees

PAGE.PRINT.POST

Opening this Saturday at 4pm, come along, do. PAGE.PRINT.POST: 50 years of Artists Books Post Office Gallery Federation University Australia corner Sturt & Lydiard Street, Ballarat, Victoria 3350 Wednesday 16th July to Saturday 9th August PAGE.PRINT.POST: 50 years of Artists Books curated by Debbie Hill and Geoff Wallis, offers a rare insight and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Alternative

Charter97

Lukashenka: We shall reinforce cooperation with Russia

"We continue to place our stake on the Russian Federation strategically," Lukashenka said.

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Related Topix: Russia, Asia, World News, Alternative

AllAfrica.com

Egypt: The Federation for Human Rights and Transitional Justice...

The Federation for Human Rights and Transitional Justice read the NGOs draft law proposed by the Ministry of Social Solidarity[1], and it finds the draft is totally far from the committment to the international standards which ensure the freedom and independence of the civil work and protect it from any form of arbitrary interventions and ... (more)

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Nation

Fetco suggests 'Thailand Roadshows'

The Federation of Thai Capital Market Organisations has proposed to the junta hosting "Thailand Roadshows" to rebuild the confidence of foreign investors and increase their understanding of the political and economic situations in this country.

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Cofek wants police recruitment exercise revoked

Consumer Federation of Kenya now wants the National Police Service Commission to revoke the entire Police recruitment exercise and an independent audit conducted.

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Related Topix: Alternative

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