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Tesla Raises Car Prices By 3% To Keep Stores Open   
March 11, 2019
Source: International Business Times - American electric car maker Tesla has raised car prices by an average 3 percent, worldwide. The company also revised its earlier plan to close all physical retail stores. Tesla updated that the current prices will stay only until...
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New CEO doesn't want Berkshire Bank to be the 'next Fleet'   
March 11, 2019
Source: The Business Journals - Richard Marotta isn’t a fresh face at Berkshire Bank, having served as its president before becoming CEO late last year. But he does plan to take Berkshire in a fresh direction. Marotta rose to Berkshire’s (Nasdaq:...
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US will soon threaten to topple Saudi as world's top oil exporter: IEA   
March 11, 2019
Source: CNBC on MSN.com - The U.S. will start exporting more oil than Russia and threaten to unseat Saudi Arabia as the world's top exporter by 2024, according to the International Energy Agency. Load Error The forecast from IEA comes just weeks after the...
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Morning Brief: Boeing shares fall 10% after Ethiopian Airlines crash   
March 11, 2019
Source: Yahoo Finance - The U.S. economy is in focus after Friday’s weaker-than-expected payrolls report. While payrolls added disappointed, wage growth was very strong. And so is the economy accelerating or decelerating'
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Despite Brexit, bankers still like London for one big reason: Pay   
March 11, 2019
Source: CNBC - Data published from human resources firm Emolument, which analyzed 4,475 salaries and bonuses from front-office bankers (traders) working in London, Paris, Frankfurt and Milan, found that the U.K. capital was the most rewarding...
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19. Improving occupational safety and health: the International Labour Organization’s contribution - Peter Blombäck*   
March 11, 2019
Source: FAO - This paper discusses prevailing social and labour problems in the forestry sector and describes how these hinder the development of a skilled and motivated workforce, which is a precondition for the effective application of...
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US sanctions against Venezuela scaring off banks   
March 11, 2019
Source: AFP on MSN.com - As the United States has quickly ratcheted up sanctions against Venezuela to pressure Nicolas Maduro, bankers say they are shying away from doing even legitimate business with the crisis-wracked oil-producing country for fear of...
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It’s Time to Find Out How the World’s Number 2 Economy Is Faring   
March 11, 2019
Source: Yahoo News - (Bloomberg) -- Investors will this week finally get a comprehensive read of how China’s economy is faring this year as worries mount over the outlook for the rest of the world. Retail sales, investment, credit and...
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India's Biggest Insurer Hunts Synergies With Troubled IDBI Bank   
March 10, 2019
Source: Bloomberg L.P. - Life Insurance Corp. of India and IDBI Bank Ltd. set up a task force to implement synergies, about four months after India’s biggest insurer agreed to put more than 200 billion rupees ($2.9 billion) into the troubled...
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From St. Louis, entrepreneurs try to launch a national tea brand   
March 10, 2019
Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Lisa Govro started her business with a trailer she took to farmers markets to educate people about tea. Seven years later, with the help of a St. Louis business accelerator and a partner with big-company experience, she’s...
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