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Kenya's Limuru Tea 2014 pretax profit falls 95 on lower prices

Yahoo Tea News - Tue, 2015-04-07 11:56
A drop in the average price of Kenyan tea eroded 2014 pretax profit at Limuru Tea by 95 percent last year to 2.10 million shillings ($22,727), the company said on Tuesday. The firm said the average price of black tea, of which Kenya is the world's leading exporter, slid 16 percent to 180 shillings per kg, wiping out 11 percent of its total revenue that fell to 92 million shillings. Lower ...
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Rand Paul to become second Republican to enter US presidential race

Yahoo Tea News - Tue, 2015-04-07 07:21
Rand Paul, a conservative libertarian and precursor of the Tea Party branch of his party, will become the second major Republican to join the 2016 presidential race when he announces his candidacy on Tuesday. Rand has summoned supporters and reporters to a speech at 1600 GMT in Louisville, Kentucky, where he has served as senator since January 2011. Paul will follow Texan Ted Cruz, who launched ...
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Traditional matcha tea gets whirled, dusted, infused in US

Yahoo Tea News - Tue, 2015-04-07 00:15
More than a thousand years ago, Buddhist monks in Japan began a daily ritual of grinding green tea leaves into powder, mixing it into hot water with a bamboo whisk, then sharing the tea from a single cup. ...
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Look out Starbucks, David's Tea readies for IPO

Yahoo Tea News - Mon, 2015-04-06 17:11
A much-loved Canadian tea chain -- DAVIDsTEA -- is hoping for a warm reception from American investors as its launches plans for an initial public offering.
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Matcha, meet America: A traditional Japanese tea gets whirled, dusted and infused in the US

Yahoo Tea News - Mon, 2015-04-06 17:11
More than a thousand years ago, Buddhist monks in Japan began a daily ritual of grinding green tea leaves into powder, mixing it into hot water with a bamboo whisk, then sharing the tea from a single cup.
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Traditional matcha tea gets whirled, dusted, infused in US

Yahoo Tea News - Mon, 2015-04-06 16:31
LOS ANGELES (AP) — More than a thousand years ago, Buddhist monks in Japan began a daily ritual of grinding green tea leaves into powder, mixing it into hot water with a bamboo whisk, then sharing the tea from a single cup.
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Planters oppose reduced sops on coffee, tea exports

Yahoo Tea News - Mon, 2015-04-06 09:54
Bengaluru, April 6 (IANS) Coffee and tea planters in southern India on Monday opposed the reduced incentives for bulk exports in the new foreign trade policy that came into effect from April 1. "Reduction of two percent from five percent on rates of rewards in the Vishesh Krishi Gram Udyog Yojana to three percent under the new Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS) makes exports unviable ...
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Cool Japan Fund to invest in green tea cafes in U.S.

Yahoo Tea News - Mon, 2015-04-06 09:18
The state-linked Cool Japan Fund, comprised mostly of taxpayers' money, on Monday said it will invest about 260 million yen ($2.18 million) in a company that plans to operate upmarket green tea cafes in the United States. The fund will own 49.9 percent of Green Tea World USA Inc which aims to open its first cafe this year in California, Cool Japan Fund Managing Director Masayuki Suzuki said at a ...
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Why drinking too much iced tea caused this man’s kidneys to fail

Yahoo Tea News - Fri, 2015-04-03 17:57
Consuming 16 cups of iced tea each day led to renal failure, doctors wrote in the New England Journal of Medicine.
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Man's Iced Tea Habit May Have Swamped His Kidneys

Yahoo Tea News - Fri, 2015-04-03 04:30
Title: Man's Iced Tea Habit May Have Swamped His Kidneys Category: Health News Created: 4/1/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 4/2/2015 12:00:00 AM
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Too Much Iced Tea Led to Man's Kidney Failure: Doctors

Yahoo Tea News - Fri, 2015-04-03 01:43
Doctors said the man drank about 16 8-ounce cups of iced tea every day.
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Too much iced tea caused Ark. man's kidney problems

Yahoo Tea News - Fri, 2015-04-03 00:22
© AP Photo/Larry Crowe This May 21, 2007 file photo shows a glass of iced tea in Concord, N.H. Doctors have traced an Arkansas man's kidney failure to an unusual cause — his habit of drinking a gallon of iced tea each day. He said he drank about 16 8-ounce cups of iced tea every day.
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Too Much Iced Tea Led to Man's Kidney Failure: Doctors

Yahoo Tea News - Thu, 2015-04-02 23:46
Doctors said the man drank about 16 8-ounce cups of iced tea every day.
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How Drinking Tea May Have Led to Man's Kidney Failure

Yahoo Tea News - Thu, 2015-04-02 20:05
Doctors believe a man's excessive iced tea drinking -- about a gallon daily -- is what caused his previously unexplained kidney failure last year.
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Man's iced tea addiction may have killed his kidneys

Yahoo Tea News - Thu, 2015-04-02 18:40
Brooks Hays LITTLE ROCK, Ark., April 2 (UPI) -- As a new study in the New England Journal of Medicine highlights, black tea consumed in high quantities may cause serious kidney damage.
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TWG Tea makes inroads into Asian markets

Yahoo Tea News - Thu, 2015-04-02 18:03
In just seven years, TWG Tea has gone from three employees to 3,000, from one salon in Singapore to 44, stretching across 15 countries. Last year, TWG became the first international tea company to open tea salons and retail boutiques in China.
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Too Much Iced Tea Blamed for Man's Kidney Failure

Yahoo Tea News - Thu, 2015-04-02 17:39
After a 56-year-old man experienced kidney failure, his doctors discovered that his habit of drinking excessive amounts of iced tea every day was likely the culprit, according to a new report of his case. The man's kidney function has not recovered, and he remains on dialysis, said Dr. Alejandra Mena-Gutierrez, of University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, who treated the patient and wrote the ...
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Tea Championship IDs 16 Best Hot Teas

Yahoo Tea News - Thu, 2015-04-02 14:51
The North American Tea Championship (NATC) selected the 16 best, premium hot teas from the fall 2014 harvest. The evaluation -- the only independent and professionally-judged tea competition in North America -- was held Feb. 26-27 in Las Vegas. All of the teas are available in the marketplace.
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Drinking too much iced tea causes man's kidney failure

Yahoo Tea News - Thu, 2015-04-02 14:47
An Arkansas man's affinity for iced tea appears to have backfired
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Sea Tea Improv Raising Money For Permanent Comedy Theater In Hartford

Yahoo Tea News - Thu, 2015-04-02 14:38
Since 2009, the Sea Tea Improv comedy troupe has entertained Hartford audiences with shows at City Steam Brewery, HartBeat Ensemble's Carriage House Theater, Billings Forge, Real Art Ways and other venues around the city.
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