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Everyone you know will be able to rate you on ‘Yelp for people’ – whether you want them to or not

You can already rate restaurants, hotels, movies, college classes, government agencies and bowel movements online. So the most surprising thing [...]

BEF Fund ranked first by FE Trustnet

In August 2015 Balkan Emerging Frontiers Fund was ranked first in FE’s Trustnet Offshore database in 5 years performance in [...]

4 Things Airbnb’s Brian Chesky Thinks All Young Entrepreneurs Need to Know

Here are some of the most valuable takeaways that Brian Chesky has learned from building a multi-billion business from the [...]

Japanese men find love with virtual girlfriends

Some Japanese men are wooing girlfriends who don’t exist. While they can only interact with their partner through a pre-written [...]

With SecondMarket acquisition, Nasdaq moves closer to liquidifying private shares market

Nasdaq (NDAQ: NSQ) announced that it would acquire private transaction platform, SecondMarket. Founded in 2004, SecondMarket was the 2nd most active [...]

China Mall 2020 Report to Explore Future of China Retail

by Michael Cole After covering China’s real estate market on a daily basis for more than three and a half [...]

Investors Are Mining for Water, the Next Hot Commodity

Gazing out of a turboprop high above his company’s main asset — 34,000 acres in the Mojave Desert with billions [...]

China says to promote equity crowdfunding to support startups

BEIJING (Reuters) – China will promote greater use of equity crowdfunding for startups to encourage entrepreneurship in the world’s second-largest [...]

Migration crisis proves boon for some businesses

By FRANK JORDANS . BERLIN (AP) — People crammed into boats and trekking across borders have become the dominant images of [...]

Rat race over Scandinavia’s household waste

Oslo (AFP) – Norway and Sweden are locked in a tug-of-war over dozens of lorries that cross the border each [...]

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