Bangkok, The World’s #1 Travel Destination for 2016

Bangkok, The World’s #1 Travel Destination for 2016






Bangkok, The World’s #1 Travel Destination for 2016 Bangkok has edged out London as the world’s most visited city, according to the 2016 MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index released on Thursday. The Thai capital is projected to welcome 21.47-M international visitors in 2016, just ahead of 2nd-ranked London with a forecast of 19.88-M overnight visitors, […]






Bahrain’s Investcorp Acquires $223.5-M Office Tower Seattle, Washington

Bahrain’s Investcorp Acquires $223.5-M Office Tower Seattle, Washington






Bahrain’s Investcorp Acquires $223.5-M Office Tower Seattle, Washington The acquisition was carried out by Investcorp’s US-based real estate arm Bahrain’s Investcorp has acquired an office building in Seattle, Washington (USA) for approximately $223.5-M, it announced Sunday. The acquisition was carried out by its US-based real estate arm and falls under Investcorp’s “new initiative of acquiring […]






Carl Icahn, Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) “Strong Candidate to Go Private”

Carl Icahn, Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) “Strong Candidate to Go Private”






Carl Icahn, Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) “Strong Candidate to Go Private” $HLF Carl Icahn continued his support Tuesday for Donald Trump saying, he will reduce the regulation of US companies. Carl Icahn, 80 anni, said that nutrition and weight management company Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) would be a strong candidate to go private, as such a move would allow […]






China Calls for Stronger Tie-up with ASEAN Members

China Calls for Stronger Tie-up with ASEAN Members






Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli met with leaders from member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in southwest China’s Nanning City Saturday, calling for stronger ties between China and ASEAN. The foreign dignitaries include Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Myanmar’s Vice President U Myint Swe, Lao […]






The “Headaches” of the Legal Marijuana Industry

The “Headaches” of the Legal Marijuana Industry






The “Headaches” of the Legal Marijuana Industry The legal-marijuana industry faces many challenges to doing business. Most companies in the space are frozen out of bank, cannot use credit cards for transactions, and cannot get loans, huge headaches for the industry. And marijuana is like any other commodity: when there’s a supply glut, the price […]






Formula 1 Sold To John Malone’s Liberty Media for $8.5-B

Formula 1 Sold To John Malone’s Liberty Media for $8.5-B






Formula 1 Sold To John Malone’s Liberty Media for $8-B $LMCA, $LMCK Having run Formula 1 with an Iron Hand for 40 years expected Bernie Ecclestone to exit iconic, profitable Tier 1 motorsports event he created single-handed, and even on its sale for about $8.5-B he will stay in his seat of power and influence. […]






Winners at the Gulf Business Awards 2016

Winners at the Gulf Business Awards 2016






Winners at the Gulf Business Awards 2016 A total of 25 awards were handed to the winners during the event Tuesday The 5th Edition of the Gulf Business Awards was held in a glittering ceremony at Taj Dubai Tuesday evening and hosted some of the biggest business leaders in the UAE. A total of 25 […]






China’s Resolution Gives Hope to World’s Economy

China’s Resolution Gives Hope to World’s Economy






China’s Resolution Gives Hope to World’s Economy China’s ambition to advance reform and maintain medium to high growth has injected hope and stability into the world economy, experts say. Addressing the opening ceremony of the Business 20 Summit in Hangzhou, Chinese President Xi Jinping reassured the world’s business leaders that China can realize strong growth […]






Exclusive Interview with Steve Douty President/CEO of Nexo, Inc.

Exclusive Interview with Steve Douty President/CEO of Nexo, Inc.






Exclusive Interview with Steve Douty President/CEO/Member of the Board of Directors of  Nexo, Inc. Nexo, Inc. (a private company) Disrupts the Movement of Big Data A New Era of Information Sharing Has Begun Last Friday I sat down with Steve Douty and to discuss the future of big file sharing, the expense and security surrounding big […]






GAWK MARKEDLY EXPANDS INTERNATIONAL SALES FORCE

GAWK MARKEDLY EXPANDS INTERNATIONAL SALES FORCE






GAWK MARKEDLY EXPANDS INTERNATIONAL SALES FORCE Los Angeles, August 30, 2016 — GAWK Inc. (OTC PINK: GAWK) CEO Scott Kettle announced today that the Company has initiated a new global distribution channel for the Company’s telecom services of wholly owned subsidiary, Connexum, with Telcorp International, with over 5,000 agents, representing more than 100 carriers nationally […]






There is ‘Gloom & Doom’ in the Eurozone Business Sector

There is ‘Gloom & Doom’ in the Eurozone Business Sector






There is ‘Gloom & Doom’ in the Eurozone Business Sector While the Eurozone economy has proved resilient to multiple uncertainties such as Brexit, Key business surveys in Europe’s 2 biggest economies, Germany and France has poured a bucket of cold water on the rising optimism. The Ifo Business Climate Index, which is a highly-regarded early […]






Jodi Carrier, New Vice President of Business Development at GAWK

Jodi Carrier, New Vice President of Business Development at GAWK






Jodi Carrier, New Vice President of Business Development at GAWK $GAWK Los Angeles, CA–August 23, 2016 – GAWK Inc. (OTC PINK: GAWK) CEO Scott Kettle announced today that the Company has hired Jodi Carrier as Vice President, Business Development, for GAWK. “Jodi, long a progressive influence in the telecommunications industry, was retained to address the […]






Another Democratic ‘Tax & Spend’ Administration = Recession

Another Democratic ‘Tax & Spend’ Administration = Recession






Another Democratic ‘Tax & Spend’ Administration = Recession $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Hillary Clinton got hammered from all directions Monday. Mrs. Clinton is trying come up with a new and inspiring idea to jump-start a anemic US economy and help the financially stressed middle class. The progressive/left really does not know  how to and will […]






ITRC Reports 601 Data Breaches Year to Data

ITRC Reports 601 Data Breaches Year to Data






ITRC Reports 601 Data Breaches Year to Data The latest data breach count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) reports that there have been 601 data breaches recorded YTD, and that more than 21-M records have been exposed since the beginning of the year. The total number of reported breaches increased by 17 since […]






Donald Trump, “Everyone understood my 2nd Amendment comments”

Donald Trump, “Everyone understood my 2nd Amendment comments”






Donald Trump, “Everyone understood my 2nd Amendment comments” Donald Trump Tuesday night said no one at his Tuesday rally, when he said “Second Amendment people” could stop bad Supreme Court appointments by Hillary Clinton, thought he was indicating they should assassinate her. The media is Nutz! “Nobody in that room thought anything other than” he […]






Reform, Innovation Driving Chinese Economy

Reform, Innovation Driving Chinese Economy






Reform, Innovation Driving Chinese Economy When Shanghai INESA held its first technology meeting in Y 2010, a board erected at the door of the meeting room had almost nothing to display as there were no “decent” quality products at that time. But things became different when the instruments and electronics products manufacturer held its second […]






Obama’s Regulations have ‘Hobbled’ American Business

Obama’s Regulations have ‘Hobbled’ American Business






Obama’s Regulations have ‘Hobbled’ American Business US President Barack Hussein Obama has issued $700-B in regulations during his presidency, hobbling American businesses. According to an American Action Forum study, Mr. Obama’s 600 major regulations have amounted to $743-M and 194-M paperwork hours. The GDP of Norway and Israel is less than that figure, the study […]






Donald Trump offers “the biggest tax revolution since the Reagan reforms”

Donald Trump offers “the biggest tax revolution since the Reagan reforms”






Donald Trump offers “the biggest tax revolution since the Reagan reforms” Monday in Detroit Donald Trump outlined his economic plan that he said will streamline the US tax code and lower the tax rate for working Americans, offering “the biggest tax revolution since the Reagan tax reform.” With a 55-min speech to the prestigious Detroit […]






Dying American Entrepreneurship is a National Emergency

Dying American Entrepreneurship is a National Emergency






Dying American Entrepreneurship is a National Emergency American entrepreneurship may well be dying a slow and undignified death. John Dearie, EVP for Policy at the Financial Services Forum said recently that, “New businesses are disproportionately responsible for the innovation that drives productivity and economic growth, and they account for virtually all job creation….I would say, […]






Americans are Getting Heavier and Heavier

Americans are Getting Heavier and Heavier






Americans are Getting Heavier and Heavier Since the late 1980’s and early 1990’s, the average American has put on 15 or more additional pounds without getting any taller. Even 11-year-old kids aren’t immune from this weight plague, the study found. Girls are more than 7 pounds heavier even though their height is the same. Boys […]






HEFFX Consulting Helps Business Grow

HEFFX Consulting Helps Business Grow






Strategic Planning Our Strategic Planning process, culminating in a one-page plan, will identify your firm’s strategic objectives and set the path for firm growth. We focus on commitment, accountability, talent management and acceleration through the use of technology. All good firms understand the need to conduct a strategic examination of business plans, but many neglect […]






Box Office: ‘Star Trek Beyond’ Takes $59.6-M, ‘Ice Age 5’ DOA $21-M

Box Office: ‘Star Trek Beyond’ Takes $59.6-M, ‘Ice Age 5’ DOA $21-M






Box Office: ‘Star Trek Beyond’ Takes $59.6-M, ‘Ice Age 5’ DOA $21-M $CMCSA, $FOX, $VIA, $AMZN, $LGF, $TWX Conservative filmmaker Dinesh D’Souza’s Hillary Clinton doc cracked the Top 10 in its nationwide expansion and ‘Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie’ won over older women in its limited debut. Justin Lin’s Star Trek Beyond took in a strong […]






Donald Trump, “I haven’t started on Hillary Clinton yet…”

Donald Trump, “I haven’t started on Hillary Clinton yet…”






Donald Trump, “I haven’t started on Hillary Clinton yet…” Donald Trump said, that Hillary Clinton, aka “Missy” will face the full frontal assault of the Trump Machine beginning this week at the GOP convention in Cleveland. “I haven’t started,” Donald Trump said in an interview. “I guess you could say we will start during the […]






Crowdfunding for the Benefit of the Public

Crowdfunding for the Benefit of the Public






Crowdfunding for the Benefit of the Public Crowdfunding platforms offer a rich vein of inquiry about the implications of digital infrastructure for civil society. Since their early development in the creative arts during the mid-2000s, these online systems for funding projects via smallcontributions from many peoplehave grown in number and reach. The best-known examples in […]






Dubai Business Conditions Improved in June

Dubai Business Conditions Improved in June






Dubai Business Conditions Improved in June The Emirate saw the fastest rise in new work since March 2015, according to the Emirates NBD index  Dubai’s private sector posted stronger growth in June, mainly due to improving business conditions in the travel and tourism and wholesale and retail sectors, according to the monthly Emirates NBD index. […]






B20 Summit in September to Focus on Global Growth

B20 Summit in September to Focus on Global Growth






B20 Summit in September to Focus on Global Growth Business leaders of G20 members will focus on promoting robust, sustainable and balanced growth of the global economy during the September Summit, an official said Thursday. The Business 20 (B20) Summit will gather nearly 1,000 business leaders in east China’s Hangzhou city on 3-4 September, said […]






Silicon Valley Aims to “Break” Wall Street Control of Stock Markets

Silicon Valley Aims to “Break” Wall Street Control of Stock Markets






Silicon Valley Aims to “Break” Wall Street Control of Stock Markets Eric Ries, 37 anni, the author of the best-selling entrepreneurship manifesto “The Lean Startup,” floated a very provocative idea in the Epilogue: Someone should build a new, “long-term” stock exchange. He wrote, Its reforms would amend the Quarterly cycle to encourage investors and companies […]






China Expands Opportunities for College Graduates

China Expands Opportunities for College Graduates






China Expands Opportunities for College Graduates Stable economic growth, continued progress in structural reform, and policies supportive of entrepreneurship and employment generation offer new opportunities for college graduates. A survey conducted by education research company MyCOS Institute, released Sunday, showed that the employment rate of college graduates in Y 2015 was 91.7%, in line with […]






Gawk Announces Market Awareness Voice Broadcast Press Release Service For Business

Gawk Announces Market Awareness Voice Broadcast Press Release Service For Business






Gawk Announces Market Awareness Voice Broadcast Press Release Service For Business Los Angeles, CA…June 8, 2016… GAWK Inc. (OTC PINK: GAWK) CEO Scott Kettle announced today that the company has instituted a new program for publicly traded and private businesses, under its GawkTalk technology platform. Using the Market Awareness system, notification of a client’s press […]






Conquering the “Fear of Failure” on the Road to Success

Conquering the “Fear of Failure” on the Road to Success






Conquering the “Fear of Failure” on the Road to Success $F, $GM, $GOOGL, $IBM Browse any American business publication or website and you will find many publications on the value of making and learning from mistakes. The acceptance of failure is inherent in the American culture, a culture that celebrates the individual and each citizen’s […]






Tulla Group’s Kevin Maloney, Chasing Growth in Australia

Tulla Group’s Kevin Maloney, Chasing Growth in Australia






Tulla Group’s Kevin Maloney, Chasing Growth in Australia CapitalPitch, an funding platform in Australia that helps startups connect with VC (venture capital) money, has begun raising at least A$10-M for its own fund to co-invest in early-stage Australia ventures that raise money through its website. The new CapitalPitch Venture Fund is partnered with the high-net-worth […]






Former US President Bill Clinton Crashed the Housing Market

Former US President Bill Clinton Crashed the Housing Market






Former US President Bill Clinton Crashed the Housing Market The way to trading and business riches is simple “Buy low, Sell high.” Donald Trump has been very good at buying low and selling high, and it helps account for his success in business. Last week the Democratic front-runner, Hillary Clinton painted that a crime. While […]






Ominous Business Indicator, Machinery Orders Soft

Ominous Business Indicator, Machinery Orders Soft






Ominous Business Indicator, Machinery Orders Soft $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US business spending intentions weakened in April for a 3rd month running on soft demand for machinery, but a surge in contracts to purchase previously owned homes to a 10-year high supported views economic growth was gaining speed. The growth picture was further boosted by […]






UAE and Saudi Arabia Form Co-ordination Council

UAE and Saudi Arabia Form Co-ordination Council






UAE and Saudi Arabia Form Co-ordination Council The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia have agreed to set up a co-ordination council between the 2 countries in a bid to boost relations and increase bi-lateral collaboration. The signing ceremony for the launch of the council was held at the Peace Palace in Jeddah and […]






Analysts Questioning the Very Existence of SolarCity (NASDAQ:SCTY)

Analysts Questioning the Very Existence of SolarCity (NASDAQ:SCTY)






Analysts Questioning the Very Existence of SolarCity (NASDAQ:SCTY) $SCTY Last week SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ:SCTY) reported Q-1 adjusted diluted net loss per share of 2.56 on revenues of $122.6-M. In the year-ago Quarter, the company reported a net loss per share of 1.52 on revenues of $67.48-M. The loss was deeper than expected, but what really […]






Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi Opens

Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi Opens






Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi Opens The 200-Room hotel is located on Al Maryah Island The third Four Seasons in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and 1st in Abu Dhabi, saw its 1st guests Thursday. Located on Al Maryah Island, the 200-room hotel adjoins the Abu Dhabi Global Market Square,  the UAE capital’s new international […]






UAE Business Loan Demand Grows, Lenders Reluctant

UAE Business Loan Demand Grows, Lenders Reluctant






UAE Business Loan Demand Grows, Lenders Reluctant Central bank report finds improving demand in Q-1, as conditions tighten UAE businesses are demanding more loans but lenders appear less willing to supply them, according to a report from the country’s central bank. In its Q-1 report, the bank said the appetite for business credit improved from […]






Africa’s Boosts ICT Development to Spur Trade

Africa’s Boosts ICT Development to Spur Trade






Africa’s Boosts ICT Development to Spur Trade Africa’s largest trading bloc said Wednesday it will harness ICT (information, communication technologies) to create significant economic activities within the region and beyond. Dr. Amany Asfour, chairperson of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Business Council, said ICT services are essential in the sector and […]






Kris Jenner to Launch Business School in Dubai

Kris Jenner to Launch Business School in Dubai






Kris Jenner to Launch Business School in Dubai The Kardashian Matriarch plans to set up school 1st in New York, then the UAE Television star Kris Jenner is setting up to launch a Legacy business school in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The mother to the Kardashian children came to Dubai to launch the school, which opens […]






EU Hopes To Sell More Agro-products To China

EU Hopes To Sell More Agro-products To China






EU Hopes To Sell More Agro-products To China The European Union (EU) hopes to export more agro-products to China, a senior EU official said Friday ahead of a trade promotion trip to China. China is a crucial market for EU agro-products and has seen considerable growth in recent years, EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural […]






Iran’s Supreme Leader Wants Western Business For The State

Iran’s Supreme Leader Wants Western Business For The State






Iran’s Supreme Leader Wants Western Business For The State Many people believed that companies and corporations would be pouring into Iran, the world largest untapped market at full speed, but that has not happened. Although all major US Security Council sanctions have been lifted, there has not been the amount of businesses entering the Islamic […]