In Doctor Strangelove, General Ripper explains to Captain Mandrake why Clemenceau's dictum on war is now obsolete:He said war was too important to be left to the generals. When he said that, 50 years ago, he might have been right. But today, war is too important to be left to politicians. Show More Summary
As Mayor of Philadelphia, one of my major goals is to ensure that our city is a growing business center, and that means making it easier for companies of all sizes - and in all sections of the city - to do business here. Over the past decade, our downtown has seen significant economic development and an influx of new businesses. Show More Summary
While Vodafone is huge, their numbers aren't always as impressive as their fame. Their Q1 report is out and we are taking a look at it, so join us!
Huawei didn’t disclose a revenue breakdown by business segment, but analysts said the Chinese technology giant, which is increasing its share of the global smartphone market, has seen revenue growth from its carrier business.
Golf's return to the Olympics after 112 years may not be as triumphant as many in the sport hoped.
By Hideyuki Sano TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares held near nine-month highs on Monday as worries over the impact of Britain's Brexit vote eased amid efforts to maintain growth, while the dollar was buoyed by a run of solid U.S. economic data. Show More Summary
Over the weekend, the Group of 20 convened in yet another meeting in Chengdu, China, where they reiterated a long-running pledge to use all policy tools to help boost confidence and growth, but instead of emphasizing monetary policy the group said they would focus on fiscal and structural measures. Show More Summary
Over at [Equitable Growth](http://EquitableGrowth.org): Must-Reads: Paul Krugman (2013): [Other Austerity Bloopers](http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/04/20/other-austerity-bloopers/) Mike Konczal: [The Forgotten State](http://bostonreview.net/books-ideas/mike-konczal-yuval-levin-fractured-republic-jacob-hacker-paul-pierson-american-amnesia)...Show More Summary
Over at [Equitable Growth](http://EquitableGrowth.org): Must-Reads: Noah Smith: ["In macroeconomics, falsified theories never die, and their proponents often don't acknowledge empirical failures..."]_: Gregory Clark, Kevin Hjortshøj O'Rourke, and Alan M. Show More Summary
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (center) insists the country can achieve extraordinary economic growth.(Photo by Tomohiro Ohsumi/Getty Images) When Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was reelected head of his Liberal Democratic Party last September, he set a new economic goal for the country to attain: Achieve a GDP of 600 trillion [...]
Mark Cuban likes to call Tower Paddle Boards, a San Diego-based company that sells stand up paddle boards, one of his best "Shark Tank" investments ever. The company's growth explains why. When Cuban invested $150,000 for 30% of the company in 2011, Tower Paddle Boards just had $260,000 in revenue. Show More Summary
G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors issued a communique on Sunday following their meeting on July 23-24 in Chinese Chengdu tackling the issues of Brexit, terrorism, refugee crisis and environmentally sustainable economic growth.
The supply of ships into the fleet is a key determinant of vessel earnings across the shipping sectors, and world fleet growth is closely followed by everyone in the maritime industry,
Faithful garden correspondent Marvel: Our summer garden has been putting on some serious growth and in the case of the popcorn and sunflowers, most of the growth is vertical. I love the look & rustling sound of growing corn and we have an open spot where it does well. My problem is that regardless of […]
By Elias Glenn BEIJING (Reuters) - As China's economy notches up another quarter of steady growth, the pace of credit creation grows ever more frantic for every extra unit of production, as inefficient state firms swallow an increasing share of lending. Show More Summary
CAN POST-TRAUMATIC GROWTH OVERCOME POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS? This reads a bit like the late Dr. Maxwell Maltz’s Psycho-Cybernetics, which has been in print since 1960, and is a fascinating look at reprogramming your brain to overcome its own sort of “repetitive stress injuries.”
The grass, which will make its global debut at the Rio Olympics, may also play a key role in the sport’s potential growth in South America after the Olympics.
According to a new report from Navigant, the revenue from wireless sensors is estimated to increase from $188.2 million in 2016 to $745.2 million by 2025. As operational technologies and information meet, sensors have begun to play an important role in directing smart building solutions that can offer insight through data-driven tools. Show More Summary
With the CPL's entry into the USA, Kumar Sangakkara has said the exposure to cricket through the league will help the growth of the sport in the USA
Intel’s restructuring towards a focus on Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud-based businesses delivered disappointing growth this quarter. As reported by Computer Weekly, the U.S. microchip behemoth posted profits that were down 51% this quarter compared to the same period last year. Show More Summary