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Apr 20, 2018, 16:42 ET HashChain Technology Confirms There are no Material Changes to the Recent Increase in Market Activity

VANCOUVER, April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - HashChain Technology Inc. ("HashChain" or the "Company") (TSXV: KASH; OTCQB: HSSHF) at the request of...


Apr 20, 2018, 10:05 ET March Construction Starts Advance 11 Percent

New construction starts in March increased 11% from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $785.2 billion, according to Dodge...


Apr 20, 2018, 09:00 ET The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for India Increased

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for India increased 0.7 percent in March 2018 to 110.7 (2016=100). The Conference Board Coincident...


Apr 20, 2018, 07:11 ET Buyer Demand Remains Strong as ShowingTime Showing Index® Reaches Historic High

Showing activity across the U.S. increased 5.7 percent in March to reach its highest point in the four years the ShowingTime Showing Index® has...


Apr 19, 2018, 15:30 ET Atividade do comércio cresce 7,3% no primeiro trimestre, revela indicador

No início de Abril a empresa Serasa Experian apresentou os números consolidados do primeiro trimestre de 2018 de seu indicador de atividade do...


Apr 19, 2018, 11:54 ET It's Not Cheap Being Green, but Eco-Friendly Homes Do Not Always Cost More

Homes with eco-friendly features do not always command a premium price tag in today's hot housing market, according to analysis from realtor.com®,...


Apr 19, 2018, 10:31 ET Amazon Q1 2018 Grocery Sales Up YoY 48% in US, 45% in UK and 33% in Germany, According to One Click Retail

One Click Retail, a market leader in eCommerce data measurement, sales analytics and search optimization for global brand manufacturers, has just...


Apr 19, 2018, 10:00 ET The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Increased in March

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. increased 0.3 percent in March to 109.0 (2016 = 100), following a 0.7 percent...


Apr 19, 2018, 09:00 ET Deloitte Recognized as a Global Leader in Strategic Risk Consulting by ALM

Deloitte announced that ALM Intelligence has ranked it as a global leader in the report, entitled "Strategic Risk Consulting 2018." Naima Hoque...


Apr 19, 2018, 08:00 ET Mortgage Denial Rates Fall, but Racial Gap Persists: Black Applicants Twice as Likely as Whites to be Denied a Conventional Loan

Mortgage applications are denied at the lowest rate in the past 20 years, yet a stark divide remains between potential homebuyers of different...


Apr 19, 2018, 05:00 ET Convenciones en Viena: en 2017 se vuelven a superar los 1000 millones de euros de valor añadido

En 2017 el sector de las convenciones de Viena registró más delegaciones y pernoctaciones hoteleras que nunca. El val or añadido generado por las...


Apr 19, 2018, 05:00 ET Congrès à Vienne: à nouveau plus d'un milliard d'euros en valeur ajoutée en 2017

L'industrie des congrès de Vienne a enregistré plus de délégués et de nuitées que jamais en 2017. La valeur ajoutée générée par les congrès a...


Apr 18, 2018, 19:58 ET Reduced Sales Activity, Rising Home Values Dominated First-Quarter Trends in Metro Chicago Housing Market, RE/MAX Reports

Home sales in the metropolitan Chicago area continued to lag last year's levels in March and throughout the first quarter of 2018, extending a...


Apr 18, 2018, 17:44 ET Study: Life-Cycle Cost Analysis Can Save Taxpayers Billions on Infrastructure Projects

Incorporating a life-cycle cost analysis (LCCA) provision into federal infrastructure legislation could save taxpayers $91 million for every $1...


Apr 18, 2018, 17:00 ET Rosenthal Wealth Management: Permits for Monthly Housing Starts Up Slightly in March Says Commerce Department Report

The monthly housing starts report released by the Commerce Department on Tuesday, April 17 shows a 2.5 percent increase compared to February, in...


Apr 18, 2018, 15:28 ET Michigan Chamber of Commerce Supports Commonsense Medicaid Work Search Requirements

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today applauded the Senate Competitiveness Committee's vote on key legislation to promote independence among...


Apr 18, 2018, 14:11 ET Outlook for Real Estate Industry for Rest of 2018 is Promising, Says Latest ULI Real Estate Economic Forecast; Survey of Economists Suggests Boost from Federal Tax Reform Law

The U.S. real estate industry is, in general, expected to be stronger than previously anticipated through 2018, according to the latest economic...


Apr 18, 2018, 10:21 ET Institute for Pension Fund Integrity (IPFI) Launches to Address the Public Pension Crisis and the Politicization of Pension Fund Management

The Institute for Pension Fund Integrity (IPFI), a project which seeks to ensure that state and local leaders are held responsible for their...


Apr 18, 2018, 10:00 ET NAR, realtor.com® Report Housing Supply and Affordability Are at Odds in Markets Across U.S.

At the national level, housing affordability is down from a year ago and fewer households can afford the active inventory of homes currently for...


Apr 18, 2018, 09:30 ET The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for France Increased

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for France increased 0.1 percent in February 2018 to 103.3 (2016=100). The Conference Board...


Apr 18, 2018, 08:30 ET KraneShares to Hold Eight City China A-Share Inclusion Roadshow

Krane Funds Advisors, LLC the investment advisor to the KraneShares Bosera MSCI China A-Share ETF (NYSE: KBA) is proud to announce the "China...


Apr 18, 2018, 08:00 ET ADP to Release Quarterly Workforce Vitality Report With Deeper Labor Market Insights on WEDNESDAY, April 25, 2018

WHAT: ADP® will release its quarterly Workforce Vitality Report (WVR) with deeper labor market insights on Wednesday, April 25, 2018....


Apr 18, 2018, 07:22 ET Natural Grocers boosts minimum pay to $11 per hour

Natural Grocers today announced it has increased the minimum pay at all company stores to $11 per hour. All Natural Grocers good4uSM crew members...


Apr 17, 2018, 18:26 ET Civilized Worldwide Enters Strategic Investment Agreement with Canopy Rivers

Canopy Rivers to invest CAD $5 million in premium media and lifestyle brand SAINT JOHN, NB, April 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Civilized Worldwide...


Apr 17, 2018, 16:30 ET ATA Chairman Highlights Positive Impact of Tax Cuts on Trucking

Today, American Trucking Associations Chairman Dave Manning participated in a Congressional roundtable highlighting the positive impact last year's...