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Zara Uses Their Instagram Influencers to Influence More Than Just Their Shoppers

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International Fast Fashion brand, Zara, is gaining momentum rather than losing steam in this time of eCommerce shake-ups across the brick and mortar industry. 233 more words


Rio still upbeat on Chinese demand

Original article by Perry Williams
The Australian – Page: 20 : 13-Nov-18

Rio Tinto CEO Jean-Sebastien Jacques says the Chinese steel industry’s demand for higher-grade iron ore remains strong in the wake of production capacity cutbacks and measures aimed at reducing air pollution. 34 more words

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China's steel mills thriving

Original article by Glenda Korporaal
The Australian – Page: 20 : 8-Nov-18

Fortescue Metals Group Elizabeth Gaines says the trade war with the US has not affected China’s steel production, which was higher than expected in September. 69 more words

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Intro to Econ: Fifth Lecture - Student Accommodation

Many university towns have problems with affordable student accommodation. In Graz things are not too bad, I think, but I guess things could also be better. 1,445 more words


BHP cuts US, China growth targets on trade tensions

Original article by Peter Ker
The Australian Financial Review – Page: 21 : 31-Oct-18

BHP Billiton has forecast that GDP growth for both China and the US will be cut by 0.5 per cent to 0.75 per cent over the next two years as a result of the trade war between the two nations. 55 more words

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The Cost of Fake Prices

Accepting that everything has to be a ripoff hasn’t made people as happy as hoped.  There’s a lesson in there about tradeoffs.  I just wish there could be a way to lower prices like letting customers buy what they wish from multiple options.   829 more words

The Fall of the Great American Musical

In the 1950’s, with the birth of TV, studios began applying gimmicks to incentivise audiences to go to the cinema. This wasn’t just done at this time as well. 905 more words

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