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107 words • intermediate • 3 years, 7 months ago
"German investor confidence just smashed expectations. The ZEW index measures both the current situation and the general economic sentiment of investors, and any positive figure suggests confidence on net — the higher the better. The current situation..."

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510 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"For the sixth time, Composites Germany, the leading the trade association, has identified up-to-date KPIs for the composites market (market for fibre-reinforced plastics) in its latest Composites Market Survey. As before, the survey covered all the ..."

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240 words • intermediate • 3 years ago
business
"Russian energy minister says should leave demand and supply to even out Sunday, 22 November 2015 00:47 Posted by Fawad Maqsood TEHRAN: Russia's energy minister Alexander Novak said on Saturday the best way to address the imbalance in the world oil ..."
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141 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
sales
"Space Station You wake up inside the cramped confines of a cryosleep chamber. You feel weak and dizzy from a prolonged period in cryonic suspension. What will you do next? Join game designer Jared Sorensen and the Charles Hayden Planetarium team as ..."
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"Single Family for sale in Gainesville Georgia Unsurpassed lake and mountain views! Long drive-way leads you to this amazing 1.58 acre peninsula lot in cherokee forests subdivision completely grassed to the waters edge on three sides  four bedroom..."

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69 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
finance
"The famous bank Lehman Brothers will remain the biggest bankrupt company, having assets valued at around $640 billion before the filing. The company collapsed in 2008 as a consequence of the financial crisis, but also because of malfeasance. Lehman B..."

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86 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
marketing
"What does it mean to launch? The author posits that generally, we conflate two unrelated concepts into the term: - Announce a new product, start its PR campaign, and engage in buzz marketing activities. (Marketing launch) - Make a new product availa..."
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84 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
marketing
"Since 1995, I have been advising companies and individuals in change situations. My activities include: Executive Coaching Executive Search Change Workshops (e.g. LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY®) Business advice (strategy, marketing, communication…) My appr..."

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419 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
startups, business
"Global Investment House announced that its Special Situations Asset Management team has signed a portfolio management agreement with one of the Kuwaiti banks to manage its portfolio of special situation assets worth $40 million. The portfolio consis..."

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447 words • advanced • 3 years, 8 months ago
"The Greek government agreed Thursday evening to provide the rest of Europe with yet another list of reformsto try to secure its bailout extension funds. A statement from the European heads of government said "we are all committed to speed up the work..."
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628 words • intermediate • 5 years, 9 months ago
The topic selected is Economic Growth vs Income Inequality. Please turn on captions in order to view the subtitles.

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210 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"Greece’s debt crisis should worry more than just its citizens. On Thursday, Eurogroup finance ministers ended a meeting in Athens with no agreement for Greece and its creditors. Greece owes the IMF €1.5 billion by June 30th but it seems unlikely that..."
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112 words • advanced • 2 years, 12 months ago
business
"Ad tech firm OpenX is reportedly looking for suitors and is looking to be acquired, according to a report in the Business Insider . People familiar with the situation told BI that OpenX has met with potential buyers both within the ad tech sector an..."
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408 words • intermediate • 3 years, 10 months ago
"Venezuela is the most miserable country in world. And it is because the country's situation is declining at such breathtaking speed. For the second year in a row Venezuela has topped the 'Misery Index', an annual list compiled by The Cato Institute. ..."
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416 words • advanced • 3 years, 7 months ago
"Northern Petroleum PLC 13 May 2015 TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES(i) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying iss..."

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119 words • advanced • 3 years, 7 months ago
"Feb. 9 (Bloomberg) -- Austria’s economy may continue to stagnate in the first half of this year, according to the Wifo economic research institute, which compiles gross domestic product figures for the Alpine republic’s government. “Economic g..."

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115 words • advanced • 2 years, 8 months ago
sales
"The tycoon will net a cash windfall of about £550m from the sale of the US budget airline Virgin America to Alaska Air. It’s not his only big deal … Sir Richard Branson's Virgin deals The Panama Papers demonstrate that for all the fine words ab..."
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103 words • advanced • 2 years, 7 months ago
sales
"Can someone file for bankruptcy and get a release from their second mortgage based on the deterioration in value of the house? A recent Supreme Court decision addresses just this sort of situation. Atlantic City has fallen on hard times, but is hopi..."
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236 words • intermediate • 4 years ago
"The Office for National Statistics just released the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings, a handy guide on the UK's wage situation. In short, it's not too pretty. In fact, weekly median earnings are now back to 2001 levels in real terms (after the ef..."

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225 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Warren Buffet’s company, Berkshire Hathaway, has been the focus of an embroiled battle against solar in Nevada. One of its portfolio holdings, NV Energy, has been accused of colluding with the Public Utility Commission and Governor Sandoval to term..."

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