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All the world a stage: Rising U.S. oil clout on show in Houston

A glance at the attendee list at one of the world's largest energy industry events in Houston this week left little question about the growing influence of the United States over global oil politics......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2019

CES 2019: Alexa vs. Google, foldable TVs and 5G to take center stage in Las Vegas

The world's biggest tech trade show kicks off Sunday, with some 4,000 exhibitors showing products and prototypes that promise to make our lives bet.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 3rd, 2019

With Russian support, China broadcasts export ambitions at air show

China paraded industrial and military clout and sent deliberate signals to Western rivals that its aerospace and arms industries aim to catch them up on world markets, while playing down trade tensions at the nation's largest air show this week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 9th, 2018

Disturbing before-and-after images show how San Francisco tech companies could be underwater by 2100

Shayanne Gal/ Business Insider The world's oceans are rapidly rising as waters warm and ice s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 12th, 2018

Disturbing before-and-after images show how major Wall Street banks could be flooded by 2100

Climate Central/ Google Earth The world's oceans are rapidly rising as waters warm and ice sheets melt.  Coastal cities like New York — much of which lies on an island barely above sea level &mda.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 16th, 2018

ConocoPhillips profit tops estimates on rising oil prices, cost cuts

HOUSTON (Reuters) - ConocoPhillips , the world's largest independent oil and gas exploration and production company, posted a bigger-than-expected first-quarter profit on Thursday, helped by rising crude prices and cost cuts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 26th, 2018

Disturbing before-and-after images show what major US cities could look like in the year 2100

Google Earth/Climate Central The world's sea levels are rising at faster and faster rates as waters warm and ice sheets melt. Research.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 22nd, 2018

Photos: Classic car auction returns to Houston at NRG

Classic car investors get ready because the world's largest collector-car auction company is back in Houston.  Wisconsin-based Mecum Auctions plans to roll out its seventh consecutive show in the Bayou City April 5-7 at NRG Center. The show is fea.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2018

Blockchain Insurance Consortium B3i Quietly Raises $16 Million

B3i, a blockchain startup owned by some of the world's top insurance firms, raised $16 million last month, Swiss records show......»»

Category: forexSource: coindesk15 hr. 6 min. ago

White economic anxiety evaporated after the 2016 election. Now black economic anxiety is on the rise.

New data show the rise in white Americans who fear for their economic future subsided after the 2016 election of Donald Trump, but now the same sentiment is rising among black Americans......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 23rd, 2019

Worst Cities to Drive in the World

Ride-hailing apps and services available at a touch of a button are making drivers’ lives miserable. Traffic is worse than ever, especially in big cities. The number of cars on the road is rising,........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 22nd, 2019

U.S. jobless claims fall 9,000 to 221,000 as layoffs show no sign of rising

The number of laid-off workers who applied for unemployment benefits declined in mid-March to a one-month low......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 21st, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. jobless claims fall 9,000 to 221,000 as layoffs show no sign of rising

The number of laid.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 21st, 2019

"No-one is breaking out the champagne": emerging markets investors treading carefully

After plowing billions into emerging market equities since October, investors have started to show signs of hesitation, but an uptick in earnings expectations should reassure those hoping to capitalize on stronger economic growth in the emerging world......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 20th, 2019

Trade in fake goods now 3.3% of world trade and rising

Recent trends in counterfeit and pirated goods point to a steadily rising tide. Those goods now consist of more than 3% of global trade, according to a new report......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 18th, 2019

Trade in Fake Goods Now 3.3% of World Trade and Rising

Recent trends in counterfeit and pirated goods point to a steadily rising tide. Those goods now consist of more than 3% of global trade, according to a new report......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 18th, 2019

Cincinnati Art Museum exhibition to show how kimono has shaped fashion: PHOTOS

An exhibit coming to Cincinnati this summer examines the influence of Japanese aesthetics and the impact of the kimono on the fashion world. "Kimono: Refashioning Contemporary Style" will be on view at the Cincinnati Art Museum June 28-Sept. 15. Organiz.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 14th, 2019

Siam Piwat Announces Commitment to Be Leader in Creative Economy

Celebrates 60th anniversary of success with quantum growth reinforcing position as leader in Creative Economy in retail and property development Goes beyond domestic competition to lead Thailand to the world stage Teams up with world-class p.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 14th, 2019

How Tesla’s Model Y has the potential to save the world

The electric SUV will show why we still need tax credits to stop climate change......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2019

Kenya Airways may pull back from Boeing in favor of Airbus

Kenya Airways Plc may change its early-stage plans to buy Boeing Co.’s 737 Max jets after one of the planes crashed for the second time in five months, prompting airlines and regulators around the world to ground the aircraft......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2019

Where Houston graduate programs landed on U.S. News & World Report"s 2020 rankings

In a new set of rankings, the physician assistant program at the Baylor College of Medicine ranked third in the nation, the highest-rated graduate school program out of a Houston-area university. U.S. News & World Report evaluated universities across s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 12th, 2019