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Definition(s):

  • (n) (cosmology) the cooled remnant of the hot big bang that fills the entire universe and can be observed today with an average temperature of about 2.725 kelvin

News

  • Uganda cuts key lending rate for first time in six months

    KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda cut its key lending rate for the first time in six months on Thursday, with the central bank citing easing inflationary pressures, weaker-than-thought household consumption and a stronger-than-expected local currency. Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile said the bank's Monetary Policy Committee was cutting the Central Bank Rate (CBR) by 100 basis points to 11 percent ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "I like Qatar, which is lucky, because I've done a lot of laps here", commented Rea. "As well as the Supersport race last year, which we'll skip over quickly, I've been involved in a couple of Honda CBR launches here, so I know the place...
    on Mar 11, 2009 By: Jonathan Rea Source: Yahoo! Eurosport

  2. "CBR will provide access not to 28 banks as Finance Ministry, but to around 100 banks, materially widening the list," Kudrin told the reporters.
    on Oct 7, 2008 By: Alexei Kudrin Source: Kommersant

  3. "The CBR produces one of the best professional level bull riding competitions in the country. We match up top-notch bucking bulls with many of the best riders in the sport and then combine that with an entertainment atmosphere that the fans can...
    on Feb 9, 2008 By: Tuff Hedeman Source: PR Web (press release)

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