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  1. Nigeria World News

    World Microsoft Wins $10 Billion Pentagon Cloud Contract, Beating Amazon – Bloomberg

    Microsoft Corp. has won the sought-after JEDI cloud computing contract with the Pentagon valued at as much as $10 billion over a decade, dealing a blow to the market leader, Amazon.com Inc., which had been the front-runner.... Read more via Bloomberg – https://ift.tt/2MPgI4E Get more World News
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    World The World’s Wealthiest Families Are Stockpiling Cash as Recession Fears Grow – Bloomberg

    Rick Stone, a former partner at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, sees treacherous times ahead for family offices trying to deploy cash. The head of Stone Family Office said he doubts the bond market will... Read more via Bloomberg – https://ift.tt/2mcfxBK Get more World News
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigeria Runs on Generators and Nine Hours of Power a Day – Bloomberg

    Kabir Sabo’s sewing machine hums busily as he hems a “babariga,” a popular dress in northern Nigeria, in his small corner shop on the outskirts of Abuja... Read more via “nigeria” – Google News – https://ift.tt/2LIEfEc Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World It’s 1986 Again as Saudi King Removes Energy Chief: Oil Strategy – Bloomberg

    A Saudi ruler replaces his oil minister for failing to deliver high enough prices as demand growth weakens and non-OPEC supply soars. I thought I’d woken up in 1986..... Read more via Bloomberg – https://ift.tt/2ZMzeTF Get more World News
  5. Nigeria World News

    World Ebola Bond Pays Investors Millions While Congo Battles Outbreak – Bloomberg

    A new way of financing the fight against global diseases lured investors with annual returns of more than 11%. The deadly Ebola outbreak in Africa is highlighting shortcomings of so-called pandemic bonds in halting contagions.... Read more via Bloomberg – https://ift.tt/31CypZQ Get more...
  6. Nigeria Business News

    Business MTN Earnings Gain as Nigeria Leads Mobile Growth Across Africa – Bloomberg

    MTN Group Ltd. first-half earnings rose as Africa’s largest wireless carrier pushed ahead with an asset disposal plan and saw strong profit growth in its biggest … Read more via “nigeria” – Google News – https://ift.tt/2ySgr9D Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    World U.K. Economy Is Set for the Worst Quarter Since 2012 – Bloomberg

    A report Friday will show the U.K. economy stagnated last quarter, according to a Bloomberg survey of economists. Such a reading would be in line with the Bank of England’s prediction and represent Britain’s worst quarter since the economy shrank in 2012.... Read more via Bloomberg –...
  8. Nigeria World News

    World Trump Endorses Background Checks, Rules Out Assault-Weapons Ban – Bloomberg

    President Donald Trump endorsed an expansion of background checks for U.S. gun buyers following the massacres in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, but said there’s “no political appetite” to renew a ban on military-style rifles. “I’m looking to do background checks,” Trump told reporters as...
  9. Nigeria World News

    World The Crisis at South Africa’s $150 Billion State-Owned Fund Manager – Bloomberg

    Africa’s largest fund manager used to be a success story. Owned by the South African state, the Public Investment Corp. runs money for public institutions including the government-worker pension fund covering more than 1 million people. It increased its assets under management sixfold in 15...
  10. Nigeria World News

    World Body of India Coffee Tycoon Found as Letter Hints at Debt Woes – Bloomberg

    V.G. Siddhartha, the founder of India’s biggest coffee chain, has been confirmed dead days after he purportedly wrote a letter indicating he was anxious about pressure from banks, investors and the tax authorities.... Read more via Bloomberg – https://ift.tt/2MBkdfJ Get more World News
  11. Nigeria World News

    World Iran Tries to Seize British Tanker in Persian Gulf, CNN Reports – Bloomberg

    A British oil tanker operated by BP Plc exited the Persian Gulf and was sailing off the coast of Oman Thursday after Iranian naval vessels “impeded” it during the voyage. The British Heritage passed through the Strait of Hormuz, the oil... Read more via Bloomberg – https://ift.tt/2XGGTBV...
  12. Nigeria World News

    World Hong Kong Stock Plunges 90% After Chairwoman Detained by Chinese Police – Bloomberg

    Camsing International Holding Ltd. tumbled a record 90% and trading volume soared to 300 times the three-month average after the company said its chairwoman Lo Ching is in police custody in Shanghai.... Read more via Bloomberg – https://ift.tt/30ePiZS Get more World News
  13. Nigeria World News

    World Bezos Divorce Finalizes, Sets Stage for $38 Billion Amazon Stake Transfer – Bloomberg

    It’s official. MacKenzie and Jeff Bezos are divorced after 25 years of marriage. A King County, Washington judge on Friday signed an order... Read more via Bloomberg – https://ift.tt/2XrMs2a Get more World News
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    World Billionaire Named Among 7 Americans Killed in Helicopter Crash – Bloomberg

    Christopher Cline, the billionaire coal tycoon best known for reviving Illinois’s mining industry and making a fortune doing it, died in a helicopter crash Thursday -- just a day shy of his 61st birthday. Cline died in an accident off the coast of the Bahamas that also killed six... Read...
  15. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ Producer Set to Face Malaysia Corruption Charges – Bloomberg

    Riza Aziz, one of the producers of “The Wolf of Wall Street” movie and the stepson of former Prime Minister Najib Razak, pleaded not guilty to charges linked to 1MDB and sought trial..... via Bloomberg – https://ift.tt/2JaAJkq Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  16. Nigeria World News

    World Total Eclipse Wipes Out Half of Chile’s Solar Power – Bloomberg

    The total eclipse that plunged South America into darkness for a short while on Tuesday also knocked out about half of Chile’s solar power. Chilean solar farms, which can altogether produce about 2 gigawatts of Read more via Bloomberg – https://ift.tt/2Yv3nlu Get more World News
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    World China No Match For Japan in Southeast Asia Infrastructure Race – Bloomberg

    Japan is still winning the Southeast Asia infrastructure race against China, with pending projects worth almost one and a half times its rival, according to the latest data from Fitch Solutions. Japanese-backed projects in the region’s six biggest economies... Read more via Bloomberg –...
  18. Nigeria World News

    World Saudi Crown Prince Expects Aramco IPO in 2020-2021, Paper Says – Bloomberg

    Saudi Arabia is committed to selling shares in Saudi Aramco as soon as next year, Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman said in an interview with the Saudi-owned Ahsarq Al Awsat newspaper..... Read more via Bloomberg – https://bloom.bg/2XOsIqv Get more World News
  19. Nigeria Business News

    Business Nigeria Central Bank Says Naira Exchange Rate Is Market Driven – Bloomberg

    Nigeria Central Bank Says Naira Exchange Rate Is Market Driven Bloomberg The exchange rate of Nigeria’s naira is determined by demand and supply, because the central bank says so..... Read more via “nigeria” – Google News – https://bloom.bg/2R7WHqN Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Nigeria’s Oil Thieves Roar Back Even as Militants Kept in Check – Bloomberg

    Just as Nigeria gets to grips with militants who brought the nation’s oil industry to its knees a few years ago, another group of longstanding foes are slowly making a comeback: thieves.... Read more via “nigeria” – Google News – https://bloom.bg/31bRWkr Get more: Nigeria Business News
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