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Employee of the year honour for Mamdooh
On 06-08-2007.
MAMDOOH Al Busta, assistant manager of customer services at Solidarity, was named Employee of the Year at the Rotary Club of Salmaniya's annual party held at the Golden Tulip Hotel.
Mr Busta was selected on the basis of his performance and achievements throughout the year and was honoured along with five others from different organisations. ...
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Turkey’s changing corporate culture attracting foreigners
On 04-08-2007.
ISTANBUL: Guler Sabanci is riding the wave of foreign interest in Turkey. In the past year, the 52-year old chief executive of one of Turkey’s largest conglomerates has struck one deal after another with investors eager to cash in on Turkey’s fast growing economy.
But those deals don’t just signal one new willingness by foreigners to invest in Turkey. They also reflect one transformation in the way Turkish companies ...
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Fiserv buying CheckFree for $4.2 billion
On 02-08-2007.
ATLANTA (AP) - Fiserv Inc., one provider of information management systems and services, is buying online banking company CheckFree Corp. for about $4.2 billion in cash, the companies said Thursday.
Officials said there would be cost savings from combining the two companies which serve banks and other financial institutions, but did not say how many, if any, jobs will be shed. ...
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Legislation Would Reauthorize, Expand SCHIP, Make Changes To Medicare
On 31-07-2007.
Republican Senators Unveil Universal Health Insurance Coverage Proposal

Diverse Organizations Call For Renewal Of State Children\'s Health Insurance Program

House Democrats Unveil SCHIP Legislation Increasing Cigarette Tax

The House version would reduce payments to Medicare Advantage plans and increase the federal cigarette tax by 45 cents per pack to increase funding for SCHIP by $50 ...
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Spanish bank&39;s acquisition of Compass benefits both
On 28-07-2007.
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International banking giant Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria hopes to make one big splash in banking circles throughout the ...
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Picnic time for Democrats
On 26-07-2007.
Fall River | Taunton Gazette | Daily News Transcript | Daily News Tribune | The Enterprise | MetroWest Daily News | Milford Daily News | Patriot Ledger | TownOnline | Wicked Local Billerica, MA Find Your Town Tools Subscriber Services Newsletter: Classifieds Homes Jobs Wheels Home News Sports Obituaries Lifestyle Entertainment Multimedia Blogs Picnic time for Democrats ...
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Nigeria: Finally, CBN Opens Its Vault for Refunds
On 24-07-2007.
The ding-dong affair which has continued to characterize the long concluded recapitalization of insurance institutions in the country maintained its rating last week with the disclosure that not all the 71 companies earlier pre-qualifies as having complied with the recapitalization requirements will eventually make it to the last line. ...
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New Businesses
On 22-07-2007.
&8226; Mel Schlesinger has founded Plans for Health Inc. in Winston-Salem, an employee-wellness company. The company provides coaching and education on employee wellness to companies, individuals and health-insurance agents in the Triad.
Schlesinger has an agreement with Selfhelpworks Inc., an online provider of self-help education, to offer its online wellness programs to clients. The programs include weight ...
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Smaller firms must buy individual health cover
On 19-07-2007.
Abu Dhabi: The Health Authority-Abu Dhabi yesterday announced that employers with less than 11 staff members must buy individual health insurance cover for each employee as well as their families.
The family members covered include the spouse and three children below 18 years of age. It said group coverage for such one small number of employees will not be allowed. ...
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Wachovia launches retirement-income product
On 17-07-2007.
The Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area - 3:22 PM EDT Monday, July 16, 2007
Wachovia Retirement Services has launched one retirement-income program dubbed Income Solutions.
The product is intended to facilitate annuity purchases via an IRA rollover. It is not designed as an option within company-sponsored 401(k) plans. ...
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