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25 Richest Countries in the World by 2017 GDP

GDP is a matter of constant fluctuations in a country’s economy and therefore a very imporant figure in measuring the value of goods and serivices o yearly or quarterly period, so the present state of it is of a great signicifance for the future predicitons of economc power. By comparing and analyzing GDP, economy specialists

10 Successful Joint Ventures Examples (International and Domestic)

On reading this article you will find out what exactly a joint venture is, and what are its advantages and disadvantages. Also, the article offers an answer to the question what is most important when deciding to set up a joint venture. As for the examples chosen, the companies who entered this kind of alliance

10 Foundations that Give Grants to Nonprofit Organizations

You have a great idea and you fall into the 501c3 organization definition (non-profit tax-exempt), but you are short of funds? There is so much capital in the world, but it is hard to reach? Wrong! If you read 10 foundations that give grants to nonprofit organizations, you will find this is just a tip of

How To Become A “Seniorpreneur” After Retirement

Forget what you think about why some people work after retirement. A Gallup survey of 718 adults found that nearly three out of four of Americans want to work after retirement age, and many do so because they like it, not because they need the money. Enter the “seniorpreneurs” who are living a meaningful existence into their

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Apple Inc (AAPL) is Investing in GT Advanced Technologies Inc (GTAT) Unit in Arizona

In a decision that caught everyone unawares, Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) announced on Monday, 2nd February, 2015 that it intended to invest as much as $2 billion in a factory located at Mesa, Arizona, which was previously being operated by GT Advanced Technologies Inc (OTCMKTS:GTAT). While the investment will be staggered over a period of a

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Intel Corporation (INTC) Boosts ‘Internet of Things’ Business, Acquires Lantiq

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) is positioning itself in ‘Internet of Things’ and has agreed to buy Lantiq, a German firm specializing in home networking technologies and broadband access. Lantiq was previously under Infineon, and was bought in 2009 for about $400 million by Golden Gate Capital, a San Francisco, California-based private equity firm. Deutsche Telekom are

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McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Will Stall Russian Expansion On Weak Ruble

McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD)’s operations in Russia will be heavily impacted by the falling ruble, which shed about 50 percent of its value since early 2014. The currency’s steep decline have catalyzed inflation, hurting consumers as much as it is causing a rise in the costs of expansion. The ruble has suffered both from the low