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World Economic Forum 2019: WEF president expresses concern over geopolitical conflicts   
January 21, 2019 Associated Profiles : World Economic Forum
Source: Oneindia - Davos, Jan 21: The World Economic Forum (WEF) 2019 was set to begin in Davos, Switzerland, on Monday, January 21, and heads of state of more than 65 countries were to attend the event that will continue till January 25. US...
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Almond board announces new goals to sustainability   
January 21, 2019 Associated Profiles : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Source: recordnet - the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the Almond Board of California. The new rules seek to decrease water usage an additional 20 percent. The 2025 rules call for innovation in finding higher value uses...
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5 Stocks to Buy at 52-Week Highs as Markets Rally   
January 21, 2019 Associated Profiles : The Conference Board
Source: InvestorPlace - Moreover, Microsoft agreed to pay $7.5 billion for the “social coding” platform GitHub ... scenario despite escalating tensions related to trade war. Notably, the Conference Board Leading Economic Index for the United...
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Nissan special committee says carmaker suffered from poor governance   
January 21, 2019 Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: Reuters - TOKYO (Reuters) - A special committee set up by Nissan Motor Co (7201.T) to examine the root cause of alleged financial misconduct by ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn on Sunday said it appeared that the Japanese carmaker suffered...
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Trump Can Act On Immigration Reform Where Obama Refused By Approving State-Run Guest Worker Programs   
January 21, 2019 Associated Profiles : Western Growers Association
Source: Forbes - Some western growers have responded by moving operations to Mexico. Without reliable access to a reliable workforce, more growers will be tempted to move south.” Whereas Bloomberg correctly identifies the problem, it gets...
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China data met with relief by stock markets, Brexit Plan B in focus   
January 21, 2019 Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Reuters - LONDON (Reuters) - World stock markets kept their nerve on Monday, as data showed the Chinese economy slowed last year, underlining the need for more stimulus from Beijing. European stock markets opened broadly lower as a note of...
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QuintessenceLabs Attending World Economic Forum 2019 Annual Meeting   
January 21, 2019 Associated Profiles : World Economic Forum
Source: MarketWatch - Global leader in cyber security, QuintessenceLabs, today announced founder and CEO Vikram Sharma’s participation at the World Economic Forum’s 2019 Annual meeting in Davos-Klosters this week. Dr Sharma’s...
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Editor’s recap: NL snow crab sector braces for cuts; GSMC 2019 blog; China shrimp prices jump on supply shortage   
January 21, 2019 Associated Profiles : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Source: Undercurrentnews.com - China is by far the largest producer of farmed seafood, with about two-thirds of the world's farmed fish, crustaceans and other aquatic products produced in the country, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the...
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HID Global Retransfer Printer for ID Card Personalization is First of its Kind to Achieve GreenCircle® Certification   
January 21, 2019 Associated Profiles : Business Wire – CSR Circuit
Source: Business Wire - DUBAI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intersec 2019 (Hall S2 ... the fastest overall throughput speeds and shortest time until the first card is printed. Sustainability is further improved through an optional wasteless ...
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Davos 2019: Updates From the World Economic Forum   
January 21, 2019 Associated Profiles : World Economic Forum
Source: The Wall Street Journal - The theme this year is Globalization 4.0. World leaders will gather to discuss issues ranging from climate change to trade, but without President Trump. Welcome to our coverage of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland....
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