Open Houses Slated for Thursday in Downtown Philipsburg

PHILIPSBURG – Nails by Nicci and Hair by Pam Salon and Boutique; Bio Salon; Thieves Market; and Diva’s Bling Boutique would like to invite the public to an open house on Thursday. The open houses will take place from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. At these locations, guests can...
Posted On 17 Sep 2014

Clarion Gets New Microbrewery, Restaurant

CLARION – A new microbrewery and restaurant, the Clarion River Brewing Company, has nestled into the heart of Clarion. It will provide high quality food and beverages sourced from local farms, according to a company press release. The Sixth and Main Market is currently open...
Posted On 17 Sep 2014

Euro zone wage growth up 1.2 percent in Q2

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Brussels, Belgium (4E) – Wage growth in the euro area rose in the quarter through June, an indication that inflation in the bloc will likely rise, according to data from the European Union’s statistics...
Posted On 16 Sep 2014
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Jazztel to be purchased by Orange

Jose Castro – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor 15th arrondisement, Paris, France (4E) – In its largest acquisition bid in the past ten years, Orange SA has submitted a bid for the acquisition of Jazztel Plc, the Spanish broadband services provider. The bid is for...
Posted On 16 Sep 2014
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Units in Airbus Group to be sold off

Jose Castro – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Blagnac, Toulouse, France (4E) – Just last Tuesday, the Defence and Space unit of the Airbus Group announced it would selling off some of its units. The units would include its communications business, some...
Posted On 16 Sep 2014
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ONS report: UK inflation rate down 1.5 percent in August

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor London, England, United Kingdom (4E) – The inflation rate in the UK surprisingly fell in August, a signal that the Bank of England will be less pressured to increase interest rates even though the economy is...
Posted On 16 Sep 2014
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Business After-Hours Event to be held Thursday in Philipsburg

PHILIPSBURG – A monthly business after-hours event will take place from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Thursday at Your Furniture 4 Less in Philipsburg. It will feature Dickey’s BBQ, Seven Mountains Wine Cellars, Genna Distributing, Edible Arrangements and Magnum Broadcasting (a live...
Posted On 16 Sep 2014

Panasonic joins smart camera market with Lumix CM1

Cesar Ian S. Fuentes – Fourth Estate Cooperative Tech Contributor Berlin, Germany (4E) – Smart cameras are just nifty old smartphone hardware packed inside a point and shoot casing. Samsung have developed this product template and managed to sell a considerable amount...
Posted On 16 Sep 2014
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Samsung gunning the Galaxy Grand Prime to clash in the selfie-phone market

Cesar Ian S. Fuentes – Fourth Estate Cooperative Tech Contributor Hanoi, Vietnam (4E) – Samsung is gearing up its Grand line to be its lineup of selfie phones. Unofficial photos of the new Galaxy Grand Prime hit the net revealing a 5-megapixel front camera that seems...
Posted On 16 Sep 2014
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Russia industrial output stays flat in August as manufacturing weakens

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Moscow, Russian Federation (4E) – Industrial output in Russia eased to near zero growth rate in August on an annualized basis, primarily due weakness in the manufacturing sector, according to data from the federal...
Posted On 15 Sep 2014
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