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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 05:23:14 GMT
Despite lip service, Silicon Valley venture capital still a man's world - The numbers compare to 15 percent of executive officers at Fortune 500 companies, 24 percent of tenured faculty at U.S. business schools, and 20 percent of the U.S. Senate - all areas that have shown gains for gender parity in recent years while . .

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 23:10:36 GMT
Chocolates, Arsenal and Warren Buffett: the 10 priciest stocks in the world - Sydney Morning Herald
While the investment world fixates on Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway stock cracking $US200,000 per share for the first time, there are some other listed company where you'd get little change for that kind of money. Take US-based Bactolac . .

Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:37:16 GMT
In The World Stock Market, US Stocks Look Safest - Business Insider
Business sentiment is already on edge in Germany as Europe's largest economy deals with reduced trade with Russia. An index of Russian equities <.MCX has dropped 6 percent for the year so far. Against that backdrop, U.S. stocks - backed by earnings . .

Fri, 01 Aug 2014 01:00:04 GMT
Deep-Pocketed Bayern Munich Is Open for Business in US - New York Times
New York Times- - New York TimesGermany won the World Cup last month with seven Bayern players; eight others were also on World Cup rosters. Now the team is in the United States, having defeated Chivas Guadalajara of Mexico, 1-0, on Thursday night at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, N.J., . .

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:04:45 GMT
The New Digital Nomads—Run Your Business From Anywhere in the World - Yahoo Travel
“Online technology is the key to giving us this lifestyle,” Nalisha said, but learning to run the business on the road was the easy part. For some, accepting the idea and getting over fear can be the real challenge. “Mindset is everything,” she said .

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:00:23 GMT
World's biggest container shipper lifts earnings outlook, a good omen for . - Maersk did not specify in what regions its activity is growing, but the WTO sees trade increasing in the United States, some parts of Europe and many developing countries. The Copenhagen-based group, which also has operations in the oil and drilling .

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 20:56:01 GMT
Kidnapping Westerners is big business - USA TODAY
Hostages from countries such as the United States or Great Britain, which do not pay ransom, are more likely to be executed or put on display for political purposes, he says. Freelance . STORY: Obama: "The entire world is appalled' by beheading .REUTERS/Evan Vucci/PoolBusiness InsiderIslamic State says it killed US journalistBusiness StandardIslamic State Video Purports To Show Beheading Of US JournalistGulf Business NewsABC Online -Forbes 3,904 news articles .

Tue, 05 Aug 2014 10:00:07 GMT
Obama's US-Africa Forum Will Catalyze $14 Billion In Business Deals - Forbes
The White House (blog)Obama's US- - ForbesThis fact has negative consequences for the U.S. and African economies, and it is one of the reasons that Bloomberg Bloomberg Philanthropies and the U.S. Department of Commerce are co-hosting the first-ever U.S.-Africa Business Forum, as part of .US moves to cash in on African economic promiseLos Angeles TimesU.S.-Africa summit resets focus on tapping burgeoning marketsPBS NewsHourUS Companies Falling Behind as Africa SurgesABC -The White House (blog) -The Globe and Mailall 498 news articles .

Mon, 11 Aug 2014 23:50:47 GMT
US can't be in business of nation- - Washington PostLooking back at Iraq and the years when more than 100,000 U.S. troops were there, the president on Saturday correctly said, “Our military is so effective that we can keep a lid on problems wherever we are if we put enough personnel and resources into .

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 20:29:38 GMT
“We thank Robert for his extraordinary dedication to Bacardi and for helping us build our business around the world. Under Robert's leadership, Bacardi saw rapid growth in Russia, expansion in South America, the development of new markets such as India .