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Gasoline

The Rise, unfortunately Gas rise

Business and economy, gas. All know that the latest exceedingly influences the first one, so it comes as no surprise at all that everybody look at the rise of gas with that bitter taste in mouth. Due to latest news aren’t exactly the best ones. Just less than two weeks ago you were reading about Turning point for U.S. oil production, U.S. oil production finally exceeded oil consumption, everybody hardly waited for this to happen, but then this week we get Gas rise.

Nuts

Nuts for longer life

Every now and then scientists come out with different research results or studies explaining us what is healthy for us, what is not, what we should or shouldn’t do. It is not so rare that it happens that one year something is a health booster and in few years it becomes almost like a poison.

Resturant Terrace

“I’ll have what he’s having”, be careful who you eat with

After reading this news you might rethink before choosing friends for eating out, especially if you have recently decided to start with eating healthier food plan. When it comes to latest research on our eating habits, you should definitely think about people you surround yourself with, when going for a meal in a restaurant.

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Ultra HDTV models by Apple till the end of 2014?

Apple Inc. (AAPL) will launch ultra-high definition televisions (HDTV) with 65- and 55-inch screens towards the end of next year, according to a Tokyo-based analyst at Advanced Research Japan Co. Masahiko Ishino, an analyst with Advanced Research Japan published a note recently, that indicates Apple is developing both 55-inch and 65-inch TVs, televisions with 4K ultra high-definition (UHD) resolutions.

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Elon Musk as James Bond, Musk plans to install Tesla Engine in 007 Lotus Esprit submarine

Billionaire investor, one of the Industry Leaders, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, a man capable of building electric cars and space launch vehicles has a new wish. Now he wants to create a car that can convert into a submarine.

SecureDrop: Aaron Swartz's WhistleBlower Project Relaunched

SecureDrop: Aaron Swartz’s WhistleBlower Project Relaunched

Good news for whistle blowers! Freedom of the Press Foundation has interfered in order to simplify the process which allows sources to anonymously leak documents to journalists. A project was initially created by Aaron Swatrz’s. Today you will find it under name SecureDrop.

Tax dodging

Apple Inc., Google Inc., Facebook Inc., Amazon.com Inc. and eBay Inc. accused of UK Tax Dodging

The Five Internet Companies, Apple Inc., Google Inc., Facebook Inc., Amazon.com Inc. and eBay Inc. are accused of UK Tax dodging. The money owed to the exchequer is known by the officials as the tax Gap has grown to an epiphora of 35 billion HM Revenue and Customs has admitted.

Li Ka Shing

Gas assets of UK to be bought by Li Ka-shing of Hong Kong

Hong Kong based billionaire Mr. Li Ka-shing, who controls a group of companies, has agreed on buying a UK based Gas Company named Wales and West Utilities. The agreement has been settled for 645 million pounds or 1 billion dollars. This latest acquisition by the tycoon will greatly boost his gas portfolio in Britain.

Asian stock market

Stimulus from US Fed and ECB Leads to Rise in Asian Shares

The prominent rise witnessed by Asian shares on Tuesday has been attributed to the expectation of additional stimulus from the United States Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank. Policy meetings were convened by both institutions this week but the doubts surrounding the lasting success of any sort of measures taken by the ECB put a ceiling on the euro.

Ross Levinsohn

Ross Levinsohn leaves Yahoo after Mayer became CEO

Only two weeks ago Marissa Mayer was announced a new CEO of Yahoo. The company, which these days is described as a struggling internet giant, found Marissa Mayer from Google to be better than Ross Levinsohn. Yahoo Inc. informed that Ross Levinsohn had decided to leave the company after he was overlooked for the CEO post. Levinsohn was believed to have been a strong internal candidate for the position.

UBS

UBS Note leading to a political crisis in UK on Rate fixing of Libor

According to the document that was published in a business magazine simple proposals for the improvement of the legitimate policies were stated. The Labour party’s spokesman stated that the document included efforts to lower the costs of the banks’ lending among themselves during the crunch credit situation. The finance minister of the coalition, George Osborne was called upon to withdraw the false allegations on the people close to Brown were made that they were involved in the scandal of rate fixing.

Retail Sales

Retails sales brings a new hope with a sharp rise in several countries.

The month of May brought sunshine to the United Kingdom, in more than one way. As per the Office for National Statistics, the Retail Sales rose by 1.4 percent against the prediction of 1.2 percent, which led to an annual rise by 2.4%. While clothing and footwear were the show stoppers, plus food and drink also doing fairly well, the big tickets on the other hand had to suffer with restrained shopping, if not dwindle, on account of the reserved minds for jobs and economy as a whole.

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JPMorgan Chase Corporate Challenge: The biggest Networking Party of the year.

35 years of walking hand in hand, over 7,50,000 people from businesses and corporations over all these years, more than 7000 different companies across the globe, and a single motive- JP Morgan Chase Corporate Challenge. The event that started for fitness at work place is today a place to meet people from various milieus, build camaraderie, to create a charity for the needful and various such objectives.

Leader

Are You A Leader Or A Follower?

So which are you, a leader or a follower? Are you satisfied with your current role or do you wish to change? Do you want to leave behind the burden of leadership and become a follower? Do you want to set yourself apart from the crowd and wear the leader badge? Let’s take a look at some essential differences that distinguish leaders from followers.

Masaki Shirakawa

BOJ Slices 2012 Growth Forecast, Keeps Policy Steady

The Bank of Japan sliced its growth forecast for the financial year 2012, starting in April, keeping its zero-interest policy on hold, with the global demand reducing and keeping yen strong due to eurozone debt crisis. The BOJ is also counting on spending for reconstruction after last year’s earthquake to support a fragile recovery.

Kodak files bankruptcy protection

Fading Moment for Bankrupt Eastman Kodak

Even after a Fantastic failure to re-invent itself over the last decade, Eastman Kodak, the iconic film manufacturer, is forcing down its current strategy for rejoining the ranks of leading technology companies. Eastman Kodak filed for bankruptcy protection early Thursday morning, trying to follow the path of similar American corporations that have reinvented themselves after a court-supervised reorganization.

Jerry Yang. Yahoo's Ex co-founder

Yahoo Co-founder Jerry Yang Quits

Jerry Yang, co-founder of Yahoo Inc., quit the company eliminating one of the last remnants of a management team. The management team was blamed by investors for failing to hunt for a buyer or negotiate a sale of stakes in Asian assets worth more than $10 billion.

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The Twinkie Maker, Hostess, Seeks Bankruptcy Protection

Guess who’s back in Chapter 11! The Twinkie maker, Hostess is preparing to cut down its high costs as it reverts back into bankruptcy protection for the second time in almost less than a decade. It has been just three years that the Twinkie maker emerged from an earlier restructuring.

BE aerospace

B/E Aerospace to Acquire Supply Chain Management Co.

Florida-based B/E Aerospace, aerospace manufacturing industry leaders of aircraft cabin interior products and distributor of aerospace fasteners and consumables in the aerospace industry, signed a deal to acquire UFC Aerospace Corp. for $400 million in cash.