Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the world’s largest cruise industry trade association, released its annual State of the Cruise Industry Report on Monday, once again projecting strong growth and another [...] The post Global Cruise Industry Anticipates Another Record Year in 2015 appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Seth Wenig/AP By MATTHEW CRAFT NEW YORK -- Concerns about the world economy helped tug U.S. stocks lower on Monday as worries mount over Greece's standoff with its creditors. Major indexes headed lower at the opening of trading, following European markets down. Show More Summary
There is no doubt of the fact that Yunnan is the natural apogee of tea in the whole world given the location of world’s oldest tea tree in Fengqing, and tea trade routes going back several millennia. Continue reading ? The post Sisters in tea: Siliguri and Lincang appeared first on T Ching.
The cultural trade show known as the 57th Annual Grammy Awards is now history. 83 golden antiquated media playback device replicas were handed out to some of the most talented musicians in the world. But the event is anything but antiquated. The Grammys have been pushing the boundaries of social and streaming media for some [...]
Do we excuse some human rights abuses because we think they are exotic? One of the clichés traded by so-called Africa specialists (who are usually not African) is that the women in a fascinating African ethnic group "are the real bosses."...Show More Summary
Trinity Church sits in the shadow of lower Manhattan’s One World Trade Center, its brownstone Gothic Revival spire dwarfed by the Financial District’s surrounding skyscrapers. On 9/11, Trinity provided refuge from the plume of debris when the towers fell just three blocks north. The church survived without much damage. Today, it’s a landmark and site […]
U.S. stocks were poised to open lower, with Dow futures and broader S&P 500 futures down 0.6 percent
India has challenged a World Trade Organization (WTO) ruling, asking it to lift a ban on the import of poultry from the US.
By Hideyuki Sano TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares wobbled on Monday after dismal Chinese trade data eclipsed a strong U.S. jobs report, raising concerns about a deepening slowdown in the world's second-largest economy and sending the Australian dollar sliding. Show More Summary
The trade rules of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership between the United States and 11 Asian nations would cover nearly 40 percent of the world economy—but don’t ask what they are. Access to the text of the proposed deal is highly restricted.
Countless auction sites have allowed the general population to enter the world of art trading, as websites like Art.com and even eBay have allowed for those not privy to the inner circles of the art trading industry to have access to...Show More Summary
We LOVE this! A single dad named Greg Wickherst is showing the rest of the single daddies in the world how to do it! The father from Pueblo, Colorado now mostly takes care of his 2-year-old daughter Izzy, but since he shaves his head most of the time… he had NO idea how to style her hair! Well, [...]
For the 2nd time this week, the most-crowded trade in the world is getting exorcised. Just as we saw on Tuesday, The US Dollar is getting monkey-hammered lower driven by heavy buying of EUR (and a stop-run at 1.1500). CAD is also well bid (back under 1.24 against the USD). Show More Summary
Club Ethis is the world's first Shari'ah compliant investment platform — opening up the small investments trade to the Muslim market,
``However, there is the other "most crowded" trade in the world - Long The USDollar - that remains... but is starting to show some cracks in the armor. ''
Samir Patel is the President & CEO of GrowthMachines, TheGrowth.Academy and Mentor at 500Startups. After driving growth for the world’s largest companies, producing millions of dollars of revenue, building automated trading systems like...Show More Summary
Wednesday morning's baseball includes James Shields finally signing soon, the latest Cole Hamels trade talks, and Yoan Moncada's free agency. Listen, we know it's tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary
Barack Obama says yes. Those whose loved ones died in the World Trade Center collapse think otherwise.
Ice plunged from a pair of World Trade Center towers on Monday, causing panic but no injuries, officials and witnesses said.
The global economy seems perplexing today: While all the traditional economic growth factors are in place (the world's population is increasing, technical progress is huge, available savings are substantial, free trade is greater than ever), growth is slowing globally, save for the United States at this stage. Show More Summary