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PDVSA. Photo: Wikipedia.
Once a company with coveted jobs and “above average” salaries and now a troubled giant, Venezuelan state-owned oil company PDVSA has succumbed to the economy around it and left employees “struggling to pay for everything from food and bus rides to school fees as triple-digit inflation eats away income” according to… 225 more words
A POPULAR idea is floating around certain circles: that you do not need a deep trade deal with the EU in order to trade with them in a significant way. 179 more words
A DEAL worth $85.4bn is by any standards a blockbuster. The agreement by wireless and pay-television giant AT&T to buy Time Warner, owner of Warner Bros, HBO and a trove of hit films and TV shows, is the biggest bet yet that the future of media will be dictated by massive companies that best marry distribution with content. 151 more words