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Best salesman of Abbott India forced to suicide

Leaving his wife and two young children home on a recent Sunday, a 27-year-old salesman for Abbott Laboratories’ operations in India — in fact, one of the American health care company’s top performers there — rode his motorcycle to a … Continue reading

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UN announces international illegal fishing treaty

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has announced that a groundbreaking international accord aimed at stamping out illegal fishing went into effect on 5th June and is now legally binding for the 29 countries and a regional organization that … Continue reading

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The Things You Can Say When You Get Fired

Ask for a moment to process the news. Being fired is one of the most stressful things than can happen to a person. So it’s completely natural for anyone going through the dreaded process to feel a range of emotions … Continue reading

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Scantily clad ‘bikini restaurant’ fined in Vietnam

Restaurants like Hooters and Tilted Kilt rely on scantily clad waitresses to boost business. But in Vietnam, the wrong outfit could end up costing bar owners some serious dough. Phung Van Quang, who owns a restaurant in Hanoi, was fined … Continue reading

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What Is Really The French Economic Problem?

France has a lot going for it. It has “an enviable standard of living”, according to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). “Inequality is not excessive and the country has come through the [financial] crisis without suffering too … Continue reading

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Apple Learns A Few Bitter Lessons From China

The masters of the universe running Apple have just discovered that the Celestial Kingdom is slipping out of their grasp. China’s recent decision to ban Apple from offering its iTunes Movies and iBooks Store services must have come as a … Continue reading

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You Know Of Gold & Silver Price Manipulation?

It was reported last week that Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) has settled lawsuits over allegations it manipulated gold and silver prices via the “London Fix“. This is not really news, in that experienced traders would already be aware that banks and … Continue reading

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Intel Intends To Shred 12,000 Of Its PC Jobs

Intel (INTC) said Tuesday it plans to lay off 12,000 employees, about 11 percent of its workforce, by the middle of next year in a move to slash costs and edge away from the flagging PC business. The chipmaker said … Continue reading

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The Habits You Should Steal Of Warren Buffett

This piece originally appeared on Entrepreneur.com. When the Oracle of Omaha talks, people make pilgrimages. In fact, thousands of Berkshire Hathaway shareholders flock to the tiny town of Omaha, Nebraska each year to hear him talk about investing. Of course, … Continue reading

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Richard Branson Sad On Virgin America’s Sale

While shares of Virgin America jumped more than 40 percent on its $4 billion sale to Alaska Air, the airline’s founder isn’t pleased. Sir Richard Branson expressed his disappointment on the Virgin Group blog. “I would be lying if I … Continue reading

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