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Rags to riches: A goldmine in #DisusedUndergroundStations

Rags to riches: A goldmine in #DisusedUndergroundStations

| June 12, 2019

A simple calculation drawn on an entrepreneur’s sitting room wall may be about to make Ajit Chambers one of the richest men in the United Kingdom. In 2009 the UK based swiss banker Ajit Chambers created a business plan with a marker pen on his sitting room wall showing how to make tourist attractions out […]

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#Huawei announces Q1 2019 business results

#Huawei announces Q1 2019 business results

| April 22, 2019

Huawei today announced its business results for the first quarter of 2019. In Q1 of this year, Huawei generated CNY179.7 billion ($26.78 billion)  in revenue, an increase of 39% year-on-year. The company’s net profit margin in Q1 2019 was about 8%, slightly higher than the same period last year.[1] Huawei maintained its focus on ICT […]

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#Huawei growth accelerates despite US threats

#Huawei growth accelerates despite US threats

| March 24, 2019

Huawei defied increasing US scrutiny and bans on its equipment in some countries by recording higher than forecasted revenue growth in the first two months of the year. Ren Zhengfei, Huawei founder and CEO (pictured), said during a speech in Moscow that sales in January and February increased 35.8 per cent from the same period […]

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‘Theft of the century’ in #Moldova: Billion was stolen by #Filat and #Platon

‘Theft of the century’ in #Moldova: Billion was stolen by #Filat and #Platon

| February 6, 2019

Probably, there is no person in Europe who would not have heard about the “theft of the century” in Moldova. From the banking system of this small post-Soviet country, painfully experiencing a choice between the West and the East, nearly a billion US dollars were stolen. Among the victims was the system-forming bank ‘Banca de […]

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#Investment in UK Startups Rising Despite Brexit

#Investment in UK Startups Rising Despite Brexit

| August 3, 2018

With all this weeks Brexit-related drama, and in the face of mounting evidence of law-breaking, cheating, and foreign interference, it would be fair to say that many in the EU are predicting a grim outcome for the UK post-Brexit. Businesses, in particular, are concerned about what the future outside the EU might hold for them. […]

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Why More Businesses Plan to Move to Europe in Response to #Tariffs

Why More Businesses Plan to Move to Europe in Response to #Tariffs

| July 6, 2018

The recent introduction of tariffs by the US government prompted a response from the European Union. New tariffs were introduced as a retaliatory action against US products, causing those products to be less competitive in the European market. The move could be the start of a bigger trade war with the United States, especially since […]

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Examining impact of US steel #Tariffs on Europe’s #Steel and #Aluminium industry

Examining impact of US steel #Tariffs on Europe’s #Steel and #Aluminium industry

| July 3, 2018

In what seems to be a continuation of the Trump administration’s protectionist policy, president Trump announced that a variety of tariffs would be introduced to counter the influx of various commodities coming into the country. This move towards more tariffs sparked the ire of many of its trade partners and forced many to start seeking […]

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