This Chinese tycoon wants to conquer the entertainment world

September 28th, 2016 by admin No comments »

This Chinese tycoon wants to conquer the entertainment world
China’s richest man Wang Jianlin is planning to conquer the entertainment world.
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Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

The biggest IPO of 2016 was a big flop

September 28th, 2016 by admin No comments »

The biggest IPO of 2016 was a big flop
The biggest initial public offering of 2016 ended with a whimper.
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Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

Beekeepers Benefit From The Hive Mind In Community Apiaries

September 28th, 2016 by admin No comments »

Beekeepers Benefit From The Hive Mind In Community Apiaries

Modeled after community gardens, the sweet setups allow beekeepers to maintain hives in public spaces. Beekeepers harvest not just honey but the collective knowledge of their colleagues.


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Business : NPR

Hate standing in line? This self-driving chair might be the answer

September 28th, 2016 by admin No comments »

Hate standing in line? This self-driving chair might be the answer
Too lazy to stand in line outside your favorite restaurant? Japanese carmaker Nissan thinks it has the solution.
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Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education system

September 28th, 2016 by admin No comments »

Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education system
U.S. Education Secretary John King believes in the power of second chances. If he hadn’t been given one, he says he wouldn’t be where he is today.
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Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

Billionaire: Chinese real estate is 'biggest bubble in history'

September 28th, 2016 by admin No comments »

Billionaire: Chinese real estate is 'biggest bubble in history'
Chinese billionaire Wang Jianlin made his fortune in the country’s real estate market — and now he’s warning that it’s spiraling out of control.
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Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

China IPO flop; big day for takeovers; oil still in the spotlight

September 28th, 2016 by admin No comments »

China IPO flop; big day for takeovers; oil still in the spotlight
1. IPO flop: It was the biggest market debut of the year, and it was a big disappointment.
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Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

Disney Said To Be Considering An Offer To Acquire Twitter

September 28th, 2016 by admin No comments »

Disney Said To Be Considering An Offer To Acquire Twitter

The 10-year-old social media site Twitter has been struggling to attract users and grow its business. Renee Montagne talks to Farhad Manjoo, technology columnist for The New York Times.


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Business : NPR

'Working' Then And Now: Terkel Interviews 'Token' Female Ad Ex

September 28th, 2016 by admin No comments »

'Working' Then And Now: Terkel Interviews 'Token' Female Ad Ex

In the ’70s, Studs Terkel talked to an ad executive, who explained how as a “token woman” she had to navigate the male-dominated industry. Radio Dairies and Project And got access to the recording.


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Business : NPR

Ex-AIG CEO Maurice 'Hank' Greenberg Begins To Testify In Fraud Trial

September 28th, 2016 by admin No comments »

Ex-AIG CEO Maurice 'Hank' Greenberg Begins To Testify In Fraud Trial

Hank Greenberg, who built the insurance giant, will be back on the witness stand. He and another former executive face charges they deceived investors in the years leading up to the financial crisis.


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Business : NPR