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This coming week I’m travelling to where most of the employees of this company sit. The company is small with only about 15 employees and only 1 sits in the city where I’ll be based but the remainder are in another country. 379 more words

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Clessidra in Talks With Investors to Sell Buccellati

Private-equity fund Clessidra SGRis in talks with potential investors, including Compagnie Financière Richemont SA, to sell Buccellati. The fund acquired a 67 percent stake in the jewelry firm in 2013. 203 more words

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Puerto Ricans Migrating to the Contiguous United States Are Refugees, in a Domestic Sense.

The Wall Street Journal recently published an opinion piece entitled, Puerto Rico’s Debt Portent: The refugee exodus builds and will add to the U.S. dole… 1,290 more words

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U.S. Markets Tick Up Despite Weak Jobs Report

U.S. stocks dropped modestly following the April nonfarm payrolls report.

The number of jobs added was 160,000, lower than the Briefing.com’s estimate of 207,000. This was the lowest increase since last September. 293 more words

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J.C. Penney Stock Declines Over 6 Percent on Reports of Expense Challenge

J.C. Penney Company Inc.’s stock is falling by over 6 percent to $8.34 in early trading after reports that the department store is facing an expense challenge. 288 more words

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Japanese Department Stores Sales Uneven in April, With Clothing on the Wane

TOKYO — Sales among Japanese department stores were uneven in April, as demand from international visitors to the country continued to increase, while overall sales of clothing waned. 364 more words

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Revlon CEO Vows More Transparency, Hints at Hair-care Focus

Revlon Inc. reported a slight increase in net sales for the first quarter, impacted negatively from foreign currency exchange rates.

Revlon’s Friday morning earnings call marked the first time that Revlon’s new chief executive officer, Fabian Garcia, and chief financial officer, Juan Figuereo, spoke publicly on behalf of the company. 510 more words

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