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4th Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum kick starts East med's port and marina investment drive

4TH POSIDONIA SEA TOURISM FORUM KICK STARTS EAST MED'S PORT AND MARINA INVESTMENT DRIVE

Thanks to the recent formation of an integrated national strategy for the development of the cruise and yachting sectors, Greece is...

Boom Time Again For U.S. Oil Industry, Thanks To OPEC

BOOM TIME AGAIN FOR U.S. OIL INDUSTRY, THANKS TO OPEC

The oil industry is coming out of a two-year slump after OPEC cut production. In oil-rich North Dakota, there are more energy jobs...

 
 
 
An Uber rival has snagged $100M from a tech heavyweight to conquer the Brazilian market

AN UBER RIVAL HAS SNAGGED $100M FROM A TECH HEAVYWEIGHT TO CONQUER THE BRAZILIAN MARKET

Japan's SoftBank Group agreed to invest $100 million in Brazilian ride-hailing app 99, the startup said on Wednesday, capping off a...

There's really only one thing to wonder about after the Moody's China downgrade

THERE'S REALLY ONLY ONE THING TO WONDER ABOUT AFTER THE MOODY'S CHINA DOWNGRADE

There's really only one thing to wonder about now that Moody's has downgraded China's credit rating , and that's what it means for...

 
 
 
OPEC is gathering to determine its next move - here's what you need to know

OPEC IS GATHERING TO DETERMINE ITS NEXT MOVE - HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

OPEC ministers are gathering in Vienna on Thursday to address the ongoing oil glut and figure out their next move. Most analysts expect...

There's one big problem with the Fed's plan to unwind its gigantic balance sheet

THERE'S ONE BIG PROBLEM WITH THE FED'S PLAN TO UNWIND ITS GIGANTIC BALANCE SHEET

The late economist John Kenneth Galbraith famously stated economic forecasting was invented to make astrology look respectable. The...

 
 
 
A Republican Congressman Just Destroyed Trump's 'Lie' Of A Budget

A REPUBLICAN CONGRESSMAN JUST DESTROYED TRUMP'S 'LIE' OF A BUDGET

WASHINGTON ― Citing the Bible and expressing his sympathies in advance, Republican South Carolina Rep. Mark Sanford savaged President...

The company that builds vans for UPS is building an electric truck - and it could rival Ford

THE COMPANY THAT BUILDS VANS FOR UPS IS BUILDING AN ELECTRIC TRUCK - AND IT COULD RIVAL FORD

Workhorse didn't set-out to build electric trucks. The Ohio-based company, which builds delivery vans for UPS and FedEx, was actually...

 
 
 
Apple expands economic development agenda with new app class for high schools and colleges

APPLE EXPANDS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AGENDA WITH NEW APP CLASS FOR HIGH SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES

Apple furthered its Trump-era emphasis on economic development initiatives today when it announced the creation of a new app development...

Poland's DocPlanner raises $16.8 million to expand its doctor booking platform into more markets

POLAND'S DOCPLANNER RAISES $16.8 MILLION TO EXPAND ITS DOCTOR BOOKING PLATFORM INTO MORE MARKETS

DocPlanner has raised €15 million in a series D round of funding led by Enern Investments, with participation from Target Global and...

 
 
 
Moody's first downgrade of China since 1989, cites debt risk & slowing economy

MOODY'S FIRST DOWNGRADE OF CHINA SINCE 1989, CITES DEBT RISK & SLOWING ECONOMY

International rating agency Moody's has downgraded China's credit rating to A1 from Aa3, saying it expects the financial strength of...

Stocks across Europe are dipping after China's rating cut

STOCKS ACROSS EUROPE ARE DIPPING AFTER CHINA'S RATING CUT

LONDON - Major stock indexes across the European continent are dragging on Wednesday morning, pulled lower by news overnight that China's...

 
 
 
Moody's cuts China credit rating over rising debt

MOODY'S CUTS CHINA CREDIT RATING OVER RISING DEBT

BEIJING - The Moody's ratings agency on Monday cut China's credit rating due to surging debt, prompting a protest by Beijing and highlighting...

Top Gear mobile game dev Motorious Entertainment raises $894,000

TOP GEAR MOBILE GAME DEV MOTORIOUS ENTERTAINMENT RAISES $894,000

Helsinki mobile game developer Motorious Entertainment said it has raised $894,000 in a new round of funding. That will help the company...

 
 
 
Game engine maker Unity raises $400 million in private equity from Silver Lake

GAME ENGINE MAKER UNITY RAISES $400 MILLION IN PRIVATE EQUITY FROM SILVER LAKE

Game engine maker Unity Technologies isn't hurting for money. The company has raised $400 million in private equity from Silver Lake,...

They Are Killing Small Business: The Number Of Self-Employed Americans Is Lower Than It Was In 1990

THEY ARE KILLING SMALL BUSINESS: THE NUMBER OF SELF-EMPLOYED AMERICANS IS LOWER THAN IT WAS IN 1990

After eight long, bitter years under Obama, will things go better for entrepreneurs and small businesses now that Donald Trump is in...

 
 
 
A London startup that lets you get anything delivered raised £20 million to expand in the UK

A LONDON STARTUP THAT LETS YOU GET ANYTHING DELIVERED RAISED £20 MILLION TO EXPAND IN THE UK

LONDON - Quiqup is an on-demand delivery startup for delivering, well, just about anything. Over the past few years, a flock of delivery...

'There's no reason whatsoever' for it: The Trump administration's latest battle with ethics officials is 'extraordinary'

'THERE'S NO REASON WHATSOEVER' FOR IT: THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION'S LATEST BATTLE WITH ETHICS OFFICIALS IS 'EXTRAORDINARY'

The chief ethics lawyer for President George W. Bush was baffled at the latest kerfuffle between the White House and the Office of...

 
 
 
Trump Budget Plan Relies On Optimistic Growth Assumptions, Analysts Say

TRUMP BUDGET PLAN RELIES ON OPTIMISTIC GROWTH ASSUMPTIONS, ANALYSTS SAY

President Trump's proposed budget released Tuesday rests on a key assumption: the economy will grow much faster than it has in recent...

I unleashed McLaren's new $300,000 supercar on a racetrack and it answered the greatest concern about the car

I UNLEASHED MCLAREN'S NEW $300,000 SUPERCAR ON A RACETRACK AND IT ANSWERED THE GREATEST CONCERN ABOUT THE CAR

McLaren makes supercars. Darn good ones at that. After dipping its toes in the supercar game for a couple of decades, the Woking, England-based...