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Qatari Stocks Break Losing Streak, Lead Mideast Gains: Inside EM   
(Sunday - August 18, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: YAHOO! - (Bloomberg) -- Qatar’s QE Index of stocks interrupted a three-day losing streak to rise as much as 2%, its biggest intraday gain in more than two months. Still, the benchmark remains among the ...
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How Pension Funds, Sovereign Funds, and Endowments are Changing the Business of Investment Management and Long-Term Investing   
(Sunday - August 18, 2019)
Source: Palgrave Macmillan - The New Frontier Investors chronicles the rise of this new group of long horizon asset owners that includes some of the world's largest pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, and endowments. These asset owners are driving the...
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From the Stockholder to the Stakeholder: How Sustainability Can Drive Financial Outperformance   
(Sunday - August 18, 2019)
Source: SSRN - In this enhanced meta-study we categorize more than 200 different sources. Within it, we find a remarkable correlation between diligent sustainability business practices and economic performance. The first part of the report...
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Jumeirah Hotel group releases 60 rescued, rehabilitated turtles   
(Sunday - August 18, 2019) Associated Profiles : CSR Middle East .Org
Source: Hoteliermiddleeast.com - Jumeirah Group has released 60 rescued and rehabilitated turtles to mark World Sea-Turtle day, the group announced. The turtles were released back into the Arabian Gulf on the Jumeirah Al Naseem beach, officials revealed. This...
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SoftBank plans to lend up to $20 billion to employees to invest in new fund: WSJ   
(Sunday - August 18, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: CNBC - CEO Masayoshi Son himself may account for over half of that amount, the Wall Street Journal reported, adding that executives feel that such a step will make employees more accountable. The loans are likely to have an interest...
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Company apologizes after cyanide, ammonia spill closes Lake Michigan beaches   
(Sunday - August 18, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: MLive - A steel company has blamed a system failure at its Indiana plant for a recent chemical spill that sent cyanide and ammonia into a waterway near Lake Michigan, prompting the closure of beaches there. The beach closures affected...
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Power restoration after June storm took 10.2 hours on average   
(Sunday - August 18, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Newsday - A storm that ripped through western Suffolk County in late June did so much damage in so short a time that PSEG Long Island customers hit by the outage waited an average of 10.2 hours for power to be restored, the utility...
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GE mobilizing its troops in war against whistle blower Harry Markopolos   
(Sunday - August 18, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: YAHOO! - General Electric CEO Larry Culp isn’t backing down, instead, he is assembling the troops to take on a whistleblower accusing his company of financial fraud. Thursday, Culp purchased $2 million ...
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Run, Forrest, Run! The Very Reasonable Risk Of Not Making A Real Return Over The Next Decade   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Seeking Alpha - Many investors pay (too) much of their attention to stocks, but bonds are having a huge run over the past year. Nonetheless, unlike stocks, bonds simply can't make the same type of returns over time.
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3 Ways Congress Can Expand Social Security Benefits   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: YAHOO! - Each and every month, more than 63 million people receives a benefit from the most storied social program in our nation's history, Social Security. According to an analysis from the Center on ...
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