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At the End of the Day

Sometimes, a blogger’s task is a varietal one. Tonight I shall be mainly taking the piss out of politically correct strangulation of English, global economic growth bollocks, the Labour leadership election (take 2) and the continuing saga of how Theresa Mayormaynot honour the referendum result by doing what we asked the Silly Old Bag to do nearly two months ago: get us TF out of the European Union. 538 more words

Finance minister says weak global growth has been a challenge for Canada

OTTAWA – Facing dismal economic data at home, Canada’s finance minister is pointing out that the global growth outlook has been downgraded about seven times since the federal Liberals took office last year. 187 more words


Key Habits of Global Companies

Anna Schlegel, Senior Director, Globalization and Information Engineering at NetApp, is a seasoned globalization industry leader. In her article “Go Global or Go Home” for Forbes, she shares the following key habits of successful global companies: 182 more words


Explore or Exploit?

“Growth requires an exploratory mindset,” according to the linked report by Boston Consulting Group. “[O]ver successive ten-year periods, ‘explorers’—companies that struck a proper balance between exploitation and exploration—outperformed ‘exploiters’ by 3.9 percentage points on sales growth and 2.1 percentage points on total shareholder return.” 218 more words

Video Market Commentary: June 9, 2016

On Thursday, June 9, 2016, Michael sat down to discuss how markets are faring as we enter the last month of the second quarter. He touches on his most recent… 53 more words

Market Commentary

World Bank slashes global growth forecast to 2.4 per cent

The World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim has slashed its 2016 growth forecast by 0.5 per cent to 2.4 per cent and said it is critically important for governments to pursue policies that boos economic growth and improve the livelihood of those living in extreme poverty. 82 more words

Current Affairs

Renewable energy grows at a record pace - worldwide

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Solar-powered water pump, Malawi

An upsurge in new wind, solar and hydro plants and capacity saw renewable energy smash global records last year, according to a report on new supply.

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