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SURVEY: Singapore best country to do business with, for ninth year in a row

SURVEY: Singapore best country to do business with, for ninth year in a row Watch

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Conservative and strict - there are heavy penalties for littering, as well as being wildly prosperous, the feisty Asian nation of Singapore has ...

Is it a sign of impending collapse? Financial savant Warren Buffett loses two billion in stock market

Is it a sign of impending collapse? Financial savant Warren Buffett loses two billion in stock market Watch

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Warren Buffett, the man known for focusing on long-term investment performance as apposed to making the quick buck, has lost $2 million in ...

Christmas shopping in October? Apparently it's becoming a big deal

Christmas shopping in October? Apparently it's becoming a big deal Watch

Business & Economics

Shoppers are starting early with October 5 being declared by retailers as "Stock Up Saturday." Consumers are already Christmas shopping which means ...

List of Top 20 World Brands - Apple tops Google as world's leading brand for second time in row

List of Top 20 World Brands - Apple tops Google as world's leading brand for second time in row Watch

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Apple has topped Google as the world's most valuable brand for the second year in a row. The two companies are the only brands to be valued at ...

Here they come! China passes U.S. economy based on purchase power

Here they come! China passes U.S. economy based on purchase power Watch

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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has reported that China has overtaken the United States and is now the world's largest economy, at least ...

Rosie the Riveter would cry: Record 55,553,000 women not participating in U.S. workforce

Rosie the Riveter would cry: Record 55,553,000 women not participating in U.S. workforce Watch

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The strides made by women in the workplace seems to have gone up in smoke across the United States. The determined visage of Rosie the Riveter ...

400 wealthiest Americans now worth cumulative $2.3 TRILLION

400 wealthiest Americans now worth cumulative $2.3 TRILLION Watch

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The rich, indeed get richer -- America's wealthiest are worth more than ever before. The United States' top 400 billionaires are now worth a ...

Record debt coupled with slow growth point to economic crisis, Geneva Report says

Record debt coupled with slow growth point to economic crisis, Geneva Report says Watch

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Record debt and slowing economic growth suggest the global economy could be heading for another crisis, the 16th annual Geneva Report warns. ...

Walmart to enter banking world with low-cost checking accounts

Walmart to enter banking world with low-cost checking accounts Watch

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Walmart is making its biggest venture into the banking world after several failed attempts in the past. The nation's largest retailer is joining ...

The Chinese are coming! E-commerce giant Alibaba cleans house with its initial public offering

The Chinese are coming! E-commerce giant Alibaba cleans house with its initial public offering Watch

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The Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has made the largest U.S.-listed initial public offering (IPO) of all time, with stocks priced at $68 per ...

Bottom of the Barrel - Thanks to business tax, the U.S. is Number 32 in the world

Bottom of the Barrel - Thanks to business tax, the U.S. is Number 32 in the world Watch

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A new international ranking shows that the U.S. tax burden on business is close to the worst in the industrialized world. So says the Wall ...

Unemployment rate for black Americans at 11.4 percent, more than double the rate for whites

Unemployment rate for black Americans at 11.4 percent, more than double the rate for whites Watch

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There remains a wide disparity in employment in the United States, in spite of efforts to close this broadening gap. Figures show that while ...

A record 92,269,000 Americans jobless for month of August

A record 92,269,000 Americans jobless for month of August Watch

Business & Economics

It never went away, come rain or come shine form the past hot summer months . Many Americans remain idle and without work. According to the ...

We owe HOW MUCH? New report reveals U.S. government owes $6 trillion to foreign entities

We owe HOW MUCH? New report reveals U.S. government owes $6 trillion to foreign entities Watch

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Foreign interests now own more than $6 trillion in U.S. government debt, a recent Treasury Department report on major foreign debt holders revealed.

Are you ready? Economic analysts predict bear market by end of 2014

Are you ready? Economic analysts predict bear market by end of 2014 Watch

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Two financial experts announced on August 27 that markets may face a fall of up to 60% by the end of 2014.

Oh really Obama? President claims economic success while population dependent on food stamps hit all time high

Oh really Obama? President claims economic success while population dependent on food stamps hit all time high Watch

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Democrats are facing a tough midterm election, and with less than three months to go the party is scrambling to prop up the image of the U.S. ...

Here comes a boom! $7 trillion in untapped funds to flood global market

Here comes a boom! $7 trillion in untapped funds to flood global market Watch

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A new boost to the global economic recovery may happen soon, as corporate giants and private equity firms prepare to tap into cash reserves of $7 ...

OBAMA PARTIES AS ROME BURNS: U.S. wages down by 23 percent - while president takes a vacation

OBAMA PARTIES AS ROME BURNS: U.S. wages down by 23 percent - while president takes a vacation Watch

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Lots of negative news to go around - Ebola seems to be spreading worldwide, Islamic State is increasing its stranglehold on Iraq, a much beloved ...

Religious orders NEED to understand economics

Religious orders NEED to understand economics Watch

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In a letter addressed to members of religious communities, Vatican officials requested that these groups should not be ignorant of economic ...

THANKS, BARACK! Federal debt up $7 TRILLION under your watch.

THANKS, BARACK! Federal debt up $7 TRILLION under your watch. Watch

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Thanks, Barack! The total federal debt of the U.S. government has increased more than $7 trillion during the slightly more than five and a half ...

Live Catholic - Shop Catholic - Guess who now accepts checks?

Live Catholic - Shop Catholic - Guess who now accepts checks?

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Guess who now accepts checks? Catholic Shopping .com does! This new option now makes it easier for you to control how you pay for the things you like.

Unemployment in the U.S. - never went away! Many still without work

Unemployment in the U.S. - never went away! Many still without work Watch

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It may have fallen off the radar of many news outlets - but joblessness is still a BIG problem here in the United States. Since President Obama ...

INDEBTEDNESS: One in three U.S. adults have 'debt in collections'

INDEBTEDNESS: One in three U.S. adults have 'debt in collections' Watch

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Some call it the American way, and it's become a most uncomfortable fact of life for many Americans. Personal debt is at an all-time high, and at ...

LUMP OF COAL - LITERALLY! Coal companies pushed to brink of insolvency by Obama policies

LUMP OF COAL - LITERALLY! Coal companies pushed to brink of insolvency by Obama policies Watch

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Dealing with cheap natural gas and tighter regulation, the U.S. coal industry has fallen on hard times. The very fuel that fed the Industrial ...

The poor getting power in U.S. - typical household is now worth a third less

The poor getting power in U.S. - typical household is now worth a third less Watch

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The rich get richer - and the poor have children. But seriously, folks, the poor is getting even poorer in the United States. Recovery from the ...

HAIL BRITANIA! Britain declared fastest growing economy in developed world

HAIL BRITANIA! Britain declared fastest growing economy in developed world Watch

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By CNA/EWTN News

There will always be an England, as the old song goes. While the United Kingdom has experienced highs and lows, it's always recovered - and ...

Amazon sits on slippery slope as investors pull out from company

Amazon sits on slippery slope as investors pull out from company Watch

Business & Economics

Amazon lost over $16 billion in value on the night of July 26, a sign that investors were growing weary of the retail giant's repeated failures ...

The buck does stop here: Chinese currency set to close the gap between it and the dollar

The buck does stop here: Chinese currency set to close the gap between it and the dollar Watch

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China's currency, the renminbi (RMB), is looking to become the third-largest international currency behind the U.S.'s dollar and the euro by 2019 ...