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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 04:10:50 GMT
Obama accuses Russia, says no US military action in Ukraine - BusinessWorld Online Edition
USA TODAY - 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.US says Russia has 'outright lied' about UkraineUSA TODAY6 questions about the crisis in UkraineWDSU New OrleansEuropean stocks drop over Ukraine concernsSky News AustraliaBusiness Insider -The Daily Starall 5,745 news articles .

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 .

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 04:12:59 GMT
Such a development could cause energy prices to surge as Russia is the world's number-two oil producer, and Ukraine is a key conduit for Moscow's gas exports to Europe. Stronger-than-expected US economic growth data meanwhile raised hopes for . .

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 .

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:18:36 GMT
Why Canada now skates circles around US on business taxes - MarketWatch (blog)
Yet Canada has made a conscious and concerted effort over the last 15 years to slash its corporate tax rate, making it one of the most attractive places in the world to locate a global-oriented business. The United States? Tax reform has repeatedly .

Sun, 24 Aug 2014 15:16:48 GMT
WASHINGTON -- The United States has approved anti-dumping duties against South Korea and other producers of steel pipes for the energy sector, a victory for domestic producers hoping to benefit from a boom in the US shale oil and gas industry . .

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:37:00 GMT
Burger King swallows Tim Hortons; new firm is Canada-bound - Los Angeles Times
The Guardian- - Los Angeles TimesTwo-thirds of the new company's revenue will come from Canada, with 20% from the U.S. and 13% from the rest of the world, the firms said. Canada also has a lower tax rate, allowing Burger King to reduce its tax bill. The combined federal, state and .Burger King faces tax controversy after $11bn Tim Hortons purchaseThe GuardianBurger King to buy Tim Hortons for US$11bChannel News AsiaBurger King to buy Tim Hortons for $11.5 billionChicago TribuneFinancial Post -Business Insider -WCSH-TVall 3,204 news articles .

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:04:55 GMT
Leopard Serena roars on as Ivanovic stunned at US Open - Business Insider
New York (AFP) - Serena Williams eased past compatriot Vania King 6-1, 6-0 to record her 80th US Open win on Thursday but former world number one Ana Ivanovic became the second top 10 seed to suffer a shock early exit. World number one Williams, .

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 02:52:10 GMT
The UAE -- which has spent billions on US-manufactured warplanes and other advanced weaponry -- provided the military aircraft, aerial refueling planes and aviation crews to bomb Libya, while Cairo offered access to its air bases, the paper said.and more .

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:50:59 GMT
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 . .