Monthly Archives: June 2015

Reducing Georgia’s dependency on the US dollar and maintaining a floating exchange rate are two recommendations…

. Reducing Georgia’s dependency on the US dollar and maintaining a floating exchange rate are two recommendations offered by the International Monetary Fund to Georgia. Today IMF Resident Representative in Georgia Azim Sadikov voiced several recommendations to Georgian economic team

MEDFORD, Oregon — Bruce Wassom knows the highs of raging currents and the lows of getting…

MEDFORD, Oregon — Bruce Wassom knows the highs of raging currents and the lows of getting swamped in the boat business. Along with his fellow Southern Oregon boat builders, he’s motoring back from the darkest days of the Great Recession

Dahlan Iskan exiting the Jakarta Prosecutor’s Office building after his first questioning session on Thursday, 4 June…

Dahlan Iskan exiting the Jakarta Prosecutor’s Office building after his first questioning session on Thursday, 4 June 2015. (Photo source: ANTARA FOTO/Vitalis Yogi Trisna) Review Jakarta, GIVnews. com – Dahlan Iskan, media mogul and former minister of state-owned enterprises (SOE)

SAN FRANCISCO Plug In America announced today that Nissan will serve as the exclusive…

SAN FRANCISCO Plug In America announced today that Nissan will serve as the exclusive automotive sponsor for National Drive Electric Week through 2017. National Drive Electric Week, the largest annual organized gathering of plug-in vehicle drivers, celebrates its fifth anniversary

I continue to be amazed at the modern Republican Party’s adolescent, “if-it-feels-good,-do-it”…

I continue to be amazed at the modern Republican Party’s adolescent, “if-it-feels-good,-do-it” approach to the serious business of governance. Last year, for example, the inspector general for the IRS warned that consistent funding cuts in the agency’s budget — reductions

Global banksCitigroup, JPMorgan Chase, Barclays, UBS and RBS were accused of brazenly cheating clients…

Global banksCitigroup, JPMorgan Chase, Barclays, UBS and RBS were accused of brazenly cheating clients to boost their own profits Four major banks pleaded guilty to trying to manipulate foreign exchange rates and, with two others, were fined nearly $6 billion

Bacterial toxins usually exert their full deadly effect in the host cell’s interior

Bacterial toxins usually exert their full deadly effect in the host cell’s interior. The toxins overcome the cell membrane by binding to a surface receptor, which conveys them into the cell’s interior. Image courtesy of Panagiotis Papatheodorou Clostridium difficile is

In-memory DBMSes run the gamut from relational to NoSQL, from older to brand-new technology, from…

In-memory DBMSes run the gamut from relational to NoSQL, from older to brand-new technology, from existing relational DBMSes (RDBMSes) with in-memory capabilities added to entirely new in-memory offerings, and from completely in-memory to a hybrid combination of in-memory and disk.

Stephen Hawking says AI-could cause human-extinction

Stephen Hawking says AI-could cause human-extinction. (Wikipedia) Stephen Hawking, recipient of a new Artificiial Intelligence (AI) enhanced vocal synthesiser, which runs on Intel hardware using new predictive software developed by Swiftkey (the very same makers of the sometimes eerily accurate

Not everyone feels the same way. After Bera announced in early May that he would back fast-track trade…

Not everyone feels the same way. After Bera announced in early May that he would back fast-track trade authority, local party members, activists, and labor groups went on the attack, blasting him in newspaper editorials, airing a biting television ad,

Dividends or distributions were declared or updated on the following listed issues on the Toronto…

Dividends or distributions were declared or updated on the following listed issues on the Toronto Stock Exchange on June 11, 2015.< Utility Corp. Cl ‘c’ (TSX:UTC. C): $0.0875. Payable May 21. Record May 15.< Ishares S&p/tsx Na Pref Stk Idx

Asian equity markets tide over a data-heavy Thursday with advances across the board

Asian equity markets tide over a data-heavy Thursday with advances across the board. Wall Street handed over an inspiring lead, by closing up more than 1 percent amid signs of encouraging developments in the Greece debt talks. Mainland indexes up

NIIB was established in Northern Ireland in 1956 and was acquired by Bank of Ireland in 1984

NIIB was established in Northern Ireland in 1956 and was acquired by Bank of Ireland in 1984. Northridge Finance, which sits within NIIB’s asset finance division, has been trading in Great Britain since 1999 and specializes in intermediary-introduced finance especially

How central banks exploit money illusion Money illusion is a longstanding concept in economics that has enormous…

How central banks exploit money illusion Money illusion is a longstanding concept in economics that has enormous significance for you if you’re a saver, investor or entrepreneur. Money illusion is a trick, but it is not one performed on stage.


banner