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Archive for December, 2010

Fifteen Business Executives Ask President Obama to Reduce Taxes

In Washington on Dec. 15, business executives asked President Barack Obama for a tax holiday that would help them tap more than $1 trillion of offshore earnings, much of it sitting in island tax havens. The money — including hundreds of billions in profits that U.S. companies attribute to overseas subsidiaries to avoid taxes — […]

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Continued Low Housing Prices Could be Ticking Time Bomb

Home prices dropped across America lower than expected. This slide has led some experts to predict that housing is headed for a double-dip. Yet. despite a glut of homes lingering in foreclosure proceedings, analysts say, that a recovery in the housing market will, in large part, depend on an overall economic recovery. Data released this […]

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Gold Set For New Highs In 2011

Gold enthusiasts say the price of the precious metal is set to reach fresh highs early in the New Year, on mounting inflation fears fueled by loose U.S. and euro-zone monetary policies. Because of central-bank purchases and Chinese imports emerging to support gains, gold analysts and traders say they expect the metal to quickly surpass […]

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Russia Hires Advertising Agency

When you hear the word “Russia”, what comes to mind? Unfortunately the images that come to mind are often associates with spies, the gulag, gangsters, breadlines and permafrost, not to mention retrograde politics. To move into the 21st century Russia needed to show a new face to the world. To do that, they hired ADORE […]

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China Cracks Down On Illegal Mining Of Rare Earths

The term rare earths refers to a group of minerals that are important in the manufacture of a wide range of high-technology products. They are used to make a wide variety of electronic goods, including mobile phones and flat-screen televisions and can be found in specialized industrial products like drills, components for electric automobiles and […]

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