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Africa's female business entrepreneurs take the lead

...businesses in the developing world. The venture - dubbed the Women Entrepreneurs Opportunity Facility - aims to work with local banks in sharing risks and extending credit to 100,000 women entrepreneurs.Across sub-Saharan Africa, where poverty...
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Beverly Powers Kendler Powers

...she married George Patsy the father of her 3 children. While raising her children in Seattle she worked nights at a local bank as a bookkeeper. Beverly returned to Juneau in 1976. Shortly after arriving she found herself working for the legislature...
My Turn: Bureaucrats hinder business

...the Pink Panther? This guy makes Inspector Clouseau look like a genius. We explained. Investor funds are held in a local bank trust account or invested in commissions. But, he can't figure it out. He got mad that our first investor wanted...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...made on our money was 6 to 7 percent on the high end. In November 2000 we could have made 5.5 percent or more from a local bank. It's down to 4.5 to 4.75 on a large sum now, but in a safe bank CD or other money market, any boob could make...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...things close. And some don't. All city, state and federal offices will be closed Tuesday. Also closed will be local banks, the state and city museums, the landfill and Capital Transit. Arrow Refuse Inc. will be closed, with all pickups...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...accident on Glacier Highway. A 1998 Toyota operated by a woman, 37, rear-ended a 1992 Ford Explorer, registered to a local bank and operated by a woman, 42. The Explorer slowed, and the Toyota crashed into it. The Toyota driver was cited for...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Local bank's stock at all-time high Strong 2nd-quarter...all-time high of $12.25 a share. Local bank's stock at all-time high 081600 Local...of $12.25 a share. Home>Archives> Local bank's stock at all-time high 33° ...
Affordable housing for those in need

...purchased with a low-interest loan provided by our local bank. Foundation work is done by the university building...sell the home for seven years without penalty). The local bank has provided a below- market fixed interest rate for...
Camp Collie: Town pulls together to take care of 170 Alaska dogs seized at border

...Oh yeah?"' Costs to Toole County have been "very low" because of the volunteers, the sheriff said. A fund at a local bank has hovered at about $70,000, with donations constantly replenishing what is spent. Officials hope the support they...
Occupy Juneau stages second protest, plans more

...uncertain how long the protests will persist, though Nov. 5 is meant to be a big day for those protesters who have vowed to move their accounts from "too big to fail" banks to smaller regional and local banks or credit unions by that date.


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