Great work, Trainers! You’ve collectively caught over 1.5 billion Pokémon and unlocked even more rewards during the #PokemonGOtravel Global Catch Challenge. pic.twitter.com/nHTM9opnlc — Pokémon GO (@PokemonGoApp) November 23, 2017 The Pokemon GO Travel action continues, with the second rewards tier being unlocked. Show More Summary
Brick-and-mortar store closures could result in one billion square feet of empty retail space. From modern art installations to stores with nothing for sale, a look at how brands are attempting to fill the void. The Rise of Experiential Retail Source: WSJ, 11/21/2017 The post Experiential Retail appeared first on The Big Picture.
Switzerland said Thursday it will provide more than a billion dollars in development aid to the European Union, as Bern seeks to stabilise its messy ties with Brussels. The 1.3 billion Swiss francs ($1.32 billion, 1.1 billion euros) will be spread over ten years and will target lower income countries in central and eastern Europe, a statement said. Show More Summary
Brexit will cost Britain £72 billion in lost economic activity annually, according to an analysis of government figures. Leaving the EU is already dragging down the British economy. The UK is now growing more slowly than Japan or Italy. LONDON...Show More Summary
This year, the National Retail Federation predicts Americans will spend somewhere in the ballpark of $682 billion in November and December alone. That mind-bogglingly big number includes everything from a big turkey dinner for the whole family to that smart fork your mom’s been dropping not-so-subtle hints about. Show More Summary
Thanksgiving is nearly here. Many of us in the United States will no doubt gain a few extra pounds after stuffing our faces with delicious food. Thankfully, there’s a way to lose some […] The post Pokémon Go Event Tasks Players With Catching 3 Billion Pokémon appeared first on Geek.com.
Latin America and the Caribbean are due for an ecological makeover. The World Resources Institute (WRI) says it already has the funding committed to restore some 131 million degraded lands across the region. The project has 16 investors so far. Another 19 investors are already hard and work funding the restoration of more than 24 million acres.
The police detained seven people thought to have helped thousands of Chinese circumvent government limits on how much money they can move from the country.
The cosmic speck had been traveling for billions of years, before ‘some schmuck from Minnesota goes on a roof and finds it. It’s amazing.’
Road congestion in large Australian cities is estimated to cost more than A$16 billion a year. Economists have long argued the best way to improve traffic flow is to charge drivers for their contribution to road congestion. We have now...Show More Summary
U.S. Army walking away form $6 billion battlefield comms network, Air Force says key surveillance plane too vulnerable against Russia
In October, we discussed Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi’s, decision to hand over $32bn to recapitalise India’s state banks. The motivation was India’s slowing growth rate and the need to add one million Indians to the workforce every month. Show More Summary
“Comcast and Disney are staying focused on the prospect of bidding for key 21st Century Fox assets despite the concern about the climate for media mergers raised by the Justice Department’s decision to fight the $85 billion union of AT&T...
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Police in southern China have detained seven people in connection with an underground banking scheme involving more than 20 billion yuan ($3 billion), the state news agency Xinhua reported.
The future of AT&T could be shaped by two big decisions in Washington this week, with the Justice Department suing the telecom giant on Monday to block its $85 billion purchase of Time Warner and the Federal Communications Commission announcing a plan Tuesday to roll back net neutrality rules, handing a big win to Internet providers. […]
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The federal revenue minister's claim makes huge assumptions about how much money the CRA will ultimately recoup from tax evaders The post Ottawa claims it will reap $25 billion from tax cheats. That’s wishful thinking. appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Broadcom’s $105 billion gambit to acquire Qualcomm faces challenges not only in winning over shareholders but in navigating a host of potential roadblocks from regulators.