Posted at 16:35h
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Posted at 15:21h
Medicare experts often advise
enrollees to re-shop their plan coverage during the annual fall
open enrollment period. This is the time when you can make
unlimited changes to your prescription drug or Medicare
Advantage coverage, and shopping the market can help you save
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Posted at 15:09h
Refused a loan
by a state-run lender and desperate for funds to buy cotton
seeds before the summer sowing season window closed, Indian
farmer Babasaheb Mandlik ran out of choices - he pawned his
wife's gold jewellery.
Posted at 15:07h
exchange plans to launch its day-ahead auction market for
electricity in Germany, France and the Nordics around April
2020, its head of European Commodities told Reuters on Thursday.
Posted at 15:04h
Estonia is planning to allow
savers to unlock 4 billion euros ($4.43 billion) in funds from
its state pension scheme from the start of 2021, its Finance
Minister Martin Helme said on Thursday.
Posted at 14:55h
British online trading firm CMC Markets
Plc said on Thursday it expects its full-year results
will top analysts' forecasts as it bounces back after being hit
by regulatory changes in the industry.
Posted at 14:42h
Portugal's government said on
Thursday it had picked investors to take part in the next stage
of bidding for the Brazilian unit of state-owned bank Caixa
Geral de Depositos (CGD), which would involve making binding
Posted at 14:32h
cars and sport utility vehicles (SUVs) may be 40% more likely to
cause accidents than their standard engine counterparts,
possibly because drivers are still getting used to their quick
acceleration, French insurer AXA said.
Posted at 14:26h
Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank
President Patrick Harker said on Thursday that he does not see
the case for additional stimulus.
Posted at 14:09h
The Sri Lankan rupee fell for
the fourth straight session on Thursday, weighed down by foreign
outflows from government securities and tracking other emerging
currencies. Stocks closed steady.
** The rupee ended 0.36% weaker at 179.40/60 per
dollar, compared with Wednesday's close of 178.75/179.00,
extending the loss in the last four...