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Come fly with them: These CEOs spend the most on the corporate jet

Many chief executives take advantage of their rights to the company jet. Who wouldn’t want their very own airborne steed at the ready? But should shareholders be footing the bill? 755 more words


GE profit rises, helped by power, aviation units

General Electric Co posted a rise in quarterly profit on Friday, helped by its businesses selling power-generating turbines and jet engines, although sales in its oil and gas unit slumped. 28 more words


2015 A Brief Portfolio Update.

This is a follow up on my last year’s quarterly review found here

A bit of good news came my way, so far. You remember the Nigerian edition of currency risk that happened last year where the naira, which we had been artificially keeping up, fell precipitously, due to lower oil prices. 558 more words

Finance & Investing

Angry Patriot

I’ve talked to enough people to know I’m not alone but is anyone else sick and tired of The Statue of Liberty sitting in New York harbor like some french scold telling us about America? 246 more words

GE tech guru high-fives the public cloud

Despite the success of Amazon Web Services, and the resources Microsoft and Google have poured into Azure and Google Cloud Platform respectively to compete with AWS, public cloud still has a bit of a perception problem. 926 more words

Footprints oF Goodluck Jonathan

Footprints oF Goodluck Jonathan


• Rail lines that had been moribund for 15 years have either undergone or are still undergoing rehabilitation and modernisation: lagos-kano, port harcourt-Maiduguri, abuja-kaduna and itakpe-ajaokuta-Warri 563 more words

Benzene and worker cancers: 'An American tragedy'

Benzene and worker cancers: ‘An American tragedy’

Documents lay bare petrochemical industry’s $36 million ‘research strategy’ on carcinogen

By Kristen Lombardi for The Center For Public Integrity… 6,508 more words