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Venezuela- Great Economic Growth, Now Has Increased Energy Demand

Venezuela, an important country in South America’s recent economic success has actually been fueled by energy and electricity issues. This is interested as Venezuela has enjoyed really good economic growth in recently years (e.g. it saw a decline in poverty under Hugo Chavez from 50 percent to 30 percent according to El Nacional.com). This gave …

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High Cuisine Really Might Be Going to the Dogs

When people talk about high cuisine they usually bring some strong associations to the discussion. People imagine immaculate dining areas. They might give a moment to consider complementary beverages that were carefully chosen to bring out a particular nuance. But not many people would immediately think of a dog happily gobbling up food from his …

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Keeping Your Morals Can Lead To A Successful Career

Before getting into the government industry, Helane Morrison was just a journalist. All the same, when she got the chance to get into the governmental sector, she was determined to reduce all elements of corruption that had established their roots. Additionally, Helane is committed to fighting for the rights of the vulnerable individuals. Her high …

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Securus Technologies Making The Life Of Inmates Better

Securus Technologies, a superior provider of criminal and civil justice technology solutions for investigation, public safety, monitoring and corrections announced the results of a national survey that was conducted at their Technology Center. The survey shows more than half of correctional facilities are focused on expanding services and updating technology in 2016. This was aimed …

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A Brave Escape from North Korea as Told by Yeomni Park

Living in America, it is hard to imagine that there exists an entire country of people who don’t know the meaning, nor the concept of the word “freedom.” So it is for the countless millions born under the dictator regime in North Korea. Though not in the public eye, there exists a holocaust being perpetrated …

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George Soros Tackles The Economic Challenges Currently Facing The World

George Soros was recently offering financial advice to global investors on a Sri Lankan economic forum when he decided to tackle the current economic crisis that’s growing in the world. George Soros, a world famed business person and economic analyst, asked these investors to be cautious on the direction the global market is taking. He …

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Slyce Announces Results For 2015 and Provides Business Outlook

Slyce Inc. is out with their 2015 results and has provided some business updates. Here is recap from their Recent Yahoo Finance Article. Update to Financing: In February Slyce announced that a major Investor agreed upon an average of $1.6 million in interest bearing notes, to which the notes will be converted as subscription units, …

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Real Estate Moves Into Crowd Funding

iFunding, a leading commercial real estate platform that uses crowdfunding to finance its business model, has recently hired Daniel Drew as its Vice President and head of Real Estate. Dan will be in charge of expanding iFunding‘s business and platform offerings for not only its individual investors but also to its institutional clients. He was …

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Women Entrepreneurs are Recognized by QNET

One thing to be said about entrepreneurs is that they deserve a lot of respect. It doesn’t matter whether they are male or female. One thing that could be said for female entrepreneurs is that they are one of the people who are courageous enough to take a risk for greater success. This often arises …

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Dick DeVos Backs Rubio For President

Dick DeVos is one of the few business people in the U.S. who has impressed me with his dedication to supporting good causes throughout the world, particularly in the area of education. The good impression I have of the former CEO of the AmWay Group means his decision to back a particular candidate for the …

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