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Bee Cave eatery, entertainment venue up for sale due to owner"s financial issues

Hill Country Golf & Guitar — a restaurant, bar and entertainment venue in Bee Cave — is for sale for about $5 million just 18 months after it opened. Developer Rich Phillips — who's made his living for many years as the owner of Austin-based public.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 4th, 2016

Home of the Day: Golf Course and Hill Country Views

By Jeanne White & Susan R. Brown, Agents Home of the Day is presented by the Austin Business Journal with Kuper Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Austin's most-luxurious properties. Come inside and take a look around.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 1st, 2015

On Leadership: Five things to know about Justin Trudeau, Canada’s new leader

Justin Trudeau, Canada's newly elected prime minister, won the country's federal election Monday in stunning fashion. The country's Liberal party, which Trudeau has led since 2013, captured 184 seats—adding an extraordinary 150 seats to what the par.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 20th, 2015

See which large Austin-area companies are ABJ"s Best Places to Work

Rewarding workplaces make for more engaged workers. Top Central Texas employers know this, which is why they offer benefits such as office massages, profit sharing, paid family leave, catered meals and on-site fitness trainers. In all, 15 companies with .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals20 hr. 34 min. ago

Austrian Court Annuls Presidential Election Result After Freedom Party Challenge

Austria's presidential run-off election must be held again, the country's Constitutional Court ruled on Friday, handing the Freedom Party's narrowly defeated candidate another chance to become the first far-right head of state in the European Union. Norb.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweek20 hr. 34 min. ago

Why Michael Gove Wants to be Prime Minister

Michael Gove was 15-years-old when he switched from canvassing for the Labour party and joined the Conservatives instead. "The Falklands conflict was a revelatory moment," he has since admitted. "I had grown up in a country that had become used to decline.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 30th, 2016

If I open my mouth, the country will shake: Eknath Khadse

He also said that he was responsible for the BJP heading the saffron alliance in the state.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 30th, 2016

See which medium Austin-area companies are ABJ"s Best Places to Work

In addition to the usual perks, such as matching 401(k) accounts and wellness programs, top Austin-area workplaces offer novel benefits such as at-home maid service, go-kart excursions and access to a kegerator. In all, 20 companies with 50-249 employees.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2016

Mongolia"s opposition MPP sweeps back to power on country"s economic woes

By Terrence Edwards ULAANBAATAR (Reuters) - The main opposition Mongolian People's Party (MPP) swept back to power in landslide parliamentary elections, results from Mongolia's election committee showed on Thursday, after campaigning dominated b.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJun 30th, 2016

Independence sells stake to major brewer

Independence Brewing Co. has received an undisclosed investment from Lagunitas Brewing Co., one of the largest craft brewers in the country. The 12-year-old company has amassed a strong following in Central Texas for brands such as Austin Amber, Stash IP.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 29th, 2016

Asian-American student who filed a complaint about discrimination after being rejected from the Ivy League: "I feel disappointed" in the Supreme Court

Michael WangThe US Supreme Court's ruling in favor of affirmative action at the University of Texas at Austin last Thursday likely further validated the use of race in admissions policies around the country. And for the Asian-American students and organiz.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 29th, 2016

See which tiny Austin-area companies are ABJ"s Best Places to Work

These companies might be small but they still offer perks such as free breakfast tacos, profit-sharing and wellness programs, annual retreats and awesome offices. In all, 20 companies with 10-24 employees were honored in the micro category on June 24 at .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2016

Britain Could Have a New Prime Minister by September

The Brexit vote has created a power vacuum in the UK. Britain could have a new prime minister by early September, the ruling Conservative Party said on Monday, after David Cameron started laying the groundwork for his successor to trigger the country&.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 28th, 2016

Tech device repair store expands to North Austin

UBreakiFix, a same-day technology repair company, opened its second Austin location on Monday at 2525 W. Andersen Lane. Founded by Justin Wetherill and David Reiff in 2009 in Orlando, uBreakiFix has grown to more than 200 stores across the country. The c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 27th, 2016

Brexit: U.K. Sets Ten-Week Timetable To Select New Prime Minister

Britain could have a new prime minister by early September, the ruling Conservative Party said on Monday, after David Cameron started laying the groundwork for his successor to trigger the country's exit from the European Union. The government is under p.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 27th, 2016

The Supreme Court"s ruling on affirmative action will "significantly impact" a discrimination lawsuit aimed at Harvard

ReutersThe US Supreme Court ruled in favor of affirmative action at the University of Texas Austin (UT) on Thursday, further validating the use of race in admissions policies around the country. That decision "makes it less likely that [other] affirm.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 27th, 2016

Amazon Tops Indian E-Commerce Market In Web Traffic

Amazon has been operating in the e-commerce market in India since 2013, and has grown impressively in the last three years. It is the third largest e-commerce platform in the country, after Flipkart and Snapdeal, in terms of Gross Merchandise Value. Howev.....»»

Category: marketsSource: forbesJun 27th, 2016

Brexit: What Is Happening In Britain"s Labour Party?

Just what is going on in Britain’s Labour Party? After the country voted to leave the European Union on Friday, the many opponents in the Labour Party of left-wing leader Jeremy Corbyn took it as an opportunity to mount a sustained challenge to his lea.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 27th, 2016

Australian conservatives edge ahead in Brexit shadow

Australia's ruling party Monday used the Brexit vote to warn against voting for Labor in upcoming elections as a poll showed the Liberals ahead for the first time in a drawn-out campaign. The country goes to the polls on Saturday with economic manage.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJun 26th, 2016

Under UPA rule, scams worth Rs 12 lakh crore took place: Amit Shah

Says the party has shamed the country with scams like 2G, coal scam and the AgustaWestland deal.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 26th, 2016