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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:00:16 GMT
Corporate settlements in the United States - The Economist
WHO runs the world's most lucrative shakedown operation? The Sicilian mafia? The People's Liberation Army in China? The kleptocracy in the Kremlin? If you are a big business, all these are less grasping than America's regulatory system. The formula is . .

Sun, 24 Aug 2014 12:19:08 GMT
15 biggest employers in the world - USA TODAY
They are also based throughout the world, from the United States to China to Russia to Germany. Based on figures from S& P Capital IQ, these are the largest employers in the world. Employee count is just one indicator of a company's size. The companies .

Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:09:47 GMT
Lack of reform holds back world economy - Deutsche Welle
Channel News Asia - The rankings in the current report suggest the United States has improved its competitive position for the second year in a row. The US advanced to third place thanks to its strong position in the areas of institutional frameworks and innovation, up .US rises to third in competitiveness table, Singapore maintains secondChannel News AsiaSwitzerland, Singapore, US top economic rankingsBradenton HeraldThis is the most competitive economyCNBCReuters Indiaall 55 news articles .

Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:13:21 GMT
Here's How The US Could Defeat ISIS And Assad - Business Insider
Here's How The US Could Defeat ISIS And Assad - If history is any guide, as the new force started to beat back both the regime and the Islamist extremists, fairly administer its territory, and prove to the world that the United States and its allies were determined to see it succeed, growing numbers .Who Says There Can Be 'No Boots On The Ground' When Taking On The Islamic .Forbesall 1,297 news articles .

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 04:10:50 GMT
WASHINGTON -- US President Barack Obama said Thursday it was "plain for the world to see" that Russian forces were fighting in Ukraine, but ruled out any US military action to resolve the escalating conflict.and more .

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:25:55 GMT
The United States is the world's top choice for higher education, with most of the hundreds of thousands students here to study business, engineering or science. A report from the Brookings Institution shows that in the 2012-2013 academic year there . .

Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:05:15 GMT
A look at Barack Obama's Labor Day remarks - "For the first time in more than a decade, business leaders around the world, when you ask them, where do you want to invest, what's the number-one place to invest, they don't say China, they don't say Germany -- they say the United States of America.".and more .

Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:29:53 GMT
Sixty percent of respondents surveyed last month by the American Chamber of Commerce in China said they thought foreign business was less welcome in China than before, up from 41 percent in a survey in late 2013. Changes promised last year and meant to .

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:23:53 GMT
A New American Oil Bonanza - New York Times
The reason for the improved economics of road travel can be found 10,000 feet below the ground here, where the South Texas Eagle Ford shale is providing more than a million new barrels of oil supplies to the world market every day. United States .Oil prices up on Ukraine tensions, rosy US dataBusiness StandardOil prices rise on positive US data, Ukraine crisisChannel News Asiaall 138 news articles .

Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:24:15 GMT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The international group Doctor Without Borders warned Tuesday that the world is losing the battle against Ebola and lamented that treatment centers in West Africa have been "reduced to places where people go to die alone" as .