Shao Qinxiang, chairman of publicly traded Zhejiang Garden Bio-chemical High-tech and its privately held parent company Huayuan China, has joined the ranks of the world’s billionaires following gains in the share price of the Shenzhen-listed supplier of vitamins. From its early days as an apparel factory founded in 1981 by Shao and five others, Huayuan China […]
With many of the world's nations drawing closer to the China-led AIIB, and The Greeks in Moscow today, the news that Vietnam has agreed all of the principle aspects in creating a free trade zone between the countries of the Russia-led Eurasian Economic Union, will likely come as yet another blow to Washington. Show More Summary
An internet of money. That’s the dream. Through bitcoin and other digital currencies, so many activists, entrepreneurs, and opportunists are chasing the dream. They envision a world where we can trade money as easily as we trade data,...Show More Summary
The deal would put Shell on track to become put Shell on track to surpass ExxonMobil as the world's largest publicly traded oil and gas company. It comes as global oil prices have dropped sharply.
One World Observatory on the upper floors of New York City's new One World Trade Center building will open to visitors May 29. Tickets go on sale Wednesday (today) for the city's newest perch for spectacular aerial views of Manhattan's skyscrapers and neighborhoods.
The observatory at the top of 1 World Trade Center, the tallest building in the U.S., will soon be open to the public. Tickets will go on sale starting April 8, and the observatory will officially... To view the full story, click the title link.
The trio of BASE jumpers who leaped from One World Trade Center will be able to visit the crime scene.
Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky threw his squirrel-pelt toupee into the ring today, announcing his bid to be President of You & Me in 2016, providing, of course, our current Black Panther Muslim terrorist president doesn’t trade the country to some ayatollah in exchange for 72 virgins in...
Add May 29 to your iCal. That's the date the One World Trade Center's observatory opens to the public, for 100th-story views from the tallest building in the western hemisphere. Entry won't be cheap, at $32 for adults 13-64 and $26 for...Show More Summary
The One World Trade observatory, situated some 1,250 feet above street level on floors 100 through 102, will finally open to the public on Friday, May 29th. Since November, the shiny skyline-hogger has only been accessible to building employees, including Conde Naste and its cadre of highly-polished Vogue interns. [ more › ]
Apparently a number of assumptions have been made in Brussels and Washington DC about how the rest of the world will react to the successful conclusion of a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). Many of the contributions...Show More Summary
Welcome to Portraits of Fatherhood: We’re telling the story of today’s dads. __ There is no better place to witness the changing roles of men and women in the larger culture than through the lens of parenthood. But rather than speculate...Show More Summary
Here are some things going on today in your world of tech: Shares of Samsung Electronics (005930KS) were down fractionally in morning Seoul trading after the company forecast Q1 profit that topped analysts’ expectations despite a revenue outlook that missed consensus. Speaking of Samsung, shares of wireless chip maker Qualcomm (QCOM) fell 21 cents to [...]
The most 'liquid' FX cross in the world... just flash-crashed... Perhaps this, as we discussed only this morning, will help clarify who is 'providing liquidity'... The one asset that is responsible for Virtu's trading dominance is no longer stocks, bonds, options or commodities. Show More Summary
Name: Candace Soriano and Jason Rein Location: Hancock Park, Los Angeles, California Size: 800 square feet Years lived in: 7 months; Rented Candace is an interior designer by trade and when you walk into her home in the heart of Los Angeles, it exudes a beautiful, relaxed, grown up feel. Show More Summary
As market participants slowly make their way back to trading desks around the post-Easter world, and especially the US where a truncated session on Friday morning ended in tears for anyone hoping for a 2015 US recovery following an abysmal...Show More Summary
Wondering what will happen next is a natural response to any good piece of serialized narrative art. Between chapters of Crime and Punishment readers likely gathered round the samovar to trade speculations on the fate of Raskolnikov, with a full month for their theories to foment. Show More Summary
The $800 million World Trade Center, two 110-story castles of commerce in shining aluminum, was dedicated as the world’s tallest complex in ceremonies that had a bit of everything - including Labor Secretary Peter Brennan’s non-appearance - and lots of rain.
The New Orleans Saints' decision to trade tight end Jimmy Graham to the Seattle Seahawks this offseason shocked the football world, and it turns out that it had the same effect on quarterback Drew Brees and his teammates as well. InShow More Summary
Two great kickboxing cards, multiple ways to watch! GLORY 20 takes place today (Friday, April 3, 2015) from inside the Dubai World Trade Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Two titles will be up for grabs with Robin van Roosmalen...Show More Summary