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When looking at where to locate themselves, international businesses pay a lot of attention to the tax rates in different countries. Governments also often compete to one-up each other on their business taxes. The World Economic Forum’s recent global competitiveness report uses “total tax rate” as one measure of how […]
The automotive industry has experienced some incredible growth over the past couple of years. In the US alone, more than 30 automotive brands vie for the 17 million autos that are sold each year.
Americans exchange diamond rings as part of the engagement process, because in 1938 De Beers decided that they would like us to. Prior to a stunningly successful marketing campaign 1938, Americans occasionally exchanged engagement rings, but wasn’t a pervasive occurrence.
Not only is the demand for diamonds a marketing invention, but diamonds aren’t actually that rare. Only by carefully restricting the supply has De Beers kept the price of a diamond high.
The BRICS nations are set to approve the establishment of a new development bank to rival the World Bank and IMF at their fifth annual summit, which is due to start in the eastern South African city of Durban. The BRICS are Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.
A list of the 12 best metropolitan areas in America, where buying a home opposed to renting may actually work out much cheaper. We looked at the average rental and sale prices of 2 bedroom units, for 12 metros with the lowest rent-buy ratio. A lower rent ratio would signal a buyer’s market.
Here is a compilation list of some cool movies from 2012, 2011 and 2010. To mix it up I have also added in some Bollywood films. Each film has links about the movie, a description and video trailer.
All sports held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 4 venue clusters, Linked by high performance transport rail, New 6 lane high ways, Brazil’s economy has over taken United Kingdom’s (England’s) and Brazil is now places as the 5th or 7th largest economy in the world …
World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies of 2012, check out each companies profile
You have more important things to focus on than, um, focusing.Tips to get back on track.
You’ve got a pitch, a polished website, some happy clients & generate new business, but something seems to be holding you back.
S&P warned there was a 50% chance that USA would lose its AAA rating within 90 days
How to Get Your Website To The Top Of Google and The Web! Tips, Tricks, Tried & Tested
Finance, Stocks, Shares & ISA glossary – A-Z Definitions – Nice, simple and easy to use..
Brazil just became the 5th largest economy in the World (over taking Britain & France). 56..