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Dash Is One Cryptocurrency That Is Getting Quite Popular

The cryptocurrency boon is completely based on the technology of the blockchain. There are multiple cryptocurrencies that are available in the market today even though the most famous of them is bitcoin. One such alternative among the cryptocurrencies is Dash which has at least one important...

Electric Vehicle Battery Demands Sees Investors Rushing For Cobalt Mining Companies In Australia

As the Democratic Republic of Congo draws the interest of battery makers for electric vehicles in terms of cobalt that is produces – despite it being costlier but is less risky, Australia is witnessing a renewed interest in its cobalt projects which are likely to start production years from now....

Post-Smartphone World Could See Google And Amazon Race Ahead Of Apple Due To The Later's 'Innovation Complacency'

A study by a market research firm concludes that "innovation complacency" in Apple Inc. could result in the company lagging behind the likes of Amazon and Google in the "post-smartphone era".   An era, where there is need for the development of new, hands-free interfaces — such as those that...

Reduction In Risks To Environment And Human Health Could See Imposition Of Meat Tax

Could a taxation policy on meat be viable enough to reduce consumption levels which consequently would enable reduction in the negative impacts developed from its high consumptions including external impacts like climate change, water pollution and deforestation and personal impacts such as...

Bitcoin Nearing $17k As The Cryptocurrency Makes Futures Trading Debut

After bitcoin made its debut inn futures trading on the Chicago Board Options Exchange during the weekend, the cryptocurrency continued its happy journey on Monday and gained about 25 percent in value even as trading had to be stopped at least twice.   It is believed that the...

PR Firm Ogilvy Says It Will Take Some Time To Change The 'Made In China' Brand Image

For mainland Chinese companies, the road to internationalization and entering into the homes of people outside of their home market so that they could become international household names, has been rocky to say the least.  Most of such companies, from Haier to Huawei, were already...

Labor Shortage Forces British Construction Industry To Request Special Permits For Foreign Worker Post Brexit

A special permit has been sought by UK housebuilders which would allow the free entry of construction workers from abroad and their recruitment into the segment after the official implementation of Brexit.   Morfe then one in five construction workers who are currently working on small land...

Investors To Face Opportunities in 2018 Due To Disruptive Trends

According to PineBridge Investments (PineBridge), a leading global investment manager, in 2018, opportunities would be generated by disruption right through the global markets and asset classes. This was revealed in the firm’s outlook for opportunities and risks for investors in 2018 in its annual...

Australian Finance Sector To Be Probed As Government Sets Up Royal Commission Amid Political Pressure

Reversing its long stand of opposing investigations into the Australian finance sector, the government there has now ordered a wide-ranging inquiry in to the sector that has been ridden with scandals and has seemingly bowed down to mounting political pressure to do so   Powers of compelling...

Large Number Of Indian Merchants Recruited By Amazon.com As It Hunts For Lower Prices

The popular gifts like leather shoes and luxury bedding on Amazon for the Americans is being sourced from Indian merchants this holiday season which offer the best deals.  For the e-commerce giant’s American site, the company has been aggressively recruiting Indian vendors to list their...

187 Import Products Would See Significant Tariff Cuts In China

With the aim of spurring spending and cause economic growth, import tariffs on a large number of consumer goods – 187 to be particular, have been reduced by Chinese authorities. The goods range from whisky to cashmere clothing.     For products that include pharmaceuticals, food,...

Online Platform Taobao Sells Two Boeing 747s Finally After Six Unsuccessful Offline Attempts v

Auctioneers managed to sell off two of its Boeing 747 freighters on Taobao following multiple attempts by the plane maker to do so offline had failed.     According to information available from the Shenzhen Intermediate People's Court, more than 320 million yuan (around 48 million U.S....
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