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Costa Rica modernizes “Certificate for Tourist Sustainability”

COSTA RICA MODERNIZES “CERTIFICATE FOR TOURIST SUSTAINABILITY”

The tourism sector is on track to become one of the fastest growing economic sectors in the world. Nowadays, it is recognized as a...

 
 
 
The world is swimming in $244 trillion of debt

THE WORLD IS SWIMMING IN $244 TRILLION OF DEBT

Global debt is hovering near an all-time high at $244 trillion, the Institute of International Finance said in a new report. The corporate...

Earnings season is kicking into high gear. Here are the most important things investors should watch for

EARNINGS SEASON IS KICKING INTO HIGH GEAR. HERE ARE THE MOST IMPORTANT THINGS INVESTORS SHOULD WATCH FOR

Earnings season is heating up this week, with 34 S&P 500 companies scheduled to report their quarterly results, according to FactSet. Analysts...

 
 
 
A drastic plunge in shipping to China is the latest horrible signal for its economy

A DRASTIC PLUNGE IN SHIPPING TO CHINA IS THE LATEST HORRIBLE SIGNAL FOR ITS ECONOMY

A drastic slowdown in the rate at which numerous commodities are being shipped to China suggests slowing demand for raw materials in...

Lin-Manuel Miranda returns to 'Hamilton' for a limited Puerto Rico run with a message: The island is open for business

LIN-MANUEL MIRANDA RETURNS TO 'HAMILTON' FOR A LIMITED PUERTO RICO RUN WITH A MESSAGE: THE ISLAND IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS

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Shutdown Economics

SHUTDOWN ECONOMICS

The U.S. partial government shutdown is on track to be the longest in history. Whatever its political consequences, the economic costs...

2019 Predictions: Customer Experience Measurement, Touchpoints Everywhere, Privacy First

2019 PREDICTIONS: CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE MEASUREMENT, TOUCHPOINTS EVERYWHERE, PRIVACY FIRST

The new year is upon us, and I like to use this time to pause, look at the larger picture, and explore themes and ideas that will dominate...

 
 
 
Nepal tourism witnesses phenomenal growth in international tourists last year

NEPAL TOURISM WITNESSES PHENOMENAL GROWTH IN INTERNATIONAL TOURISTS LAST YEAR

Nepal's tourism sector witnessed phenomenal growth in international tourist arrivals last year. The Himalayan country received over...

Renewed science effort under way to turn water into fuel using energy from solar panels

RENEWED SCIENCE EFFORT UNDER WAY TO TURN WATER INTO FUEL USING ENERGY FROM SOLAR PANELS

The energy sector might be getting closer to developing a new fuel source by converting water into hydrogen fuel using solar energy....

 
 
 
Hedge fund managers are betting big against these 12 stocks, Bank of America says

HEDGE FUND MANAGERS ARE BETTING BIG AGAINST THESE 12 STOCKS, BANK OF AMERICA SAYS

Hedge funds are experts in shorting stocks, or bets that a stock will fall. To help traders have a better idea of the potential investing...

Smartphone shipments in China fell by up to 15.5% in 2018

SMARTPHONE SHIPMENTS IN CHINA FELL BY UP TO 15.5% IN 2018

Smartphone shipments in China fell by up to 15.5% last year, market data indicated, suggesting a bleak outlook for the mobile phone...

 
 
 
GOLDMAN SACHS: These 11 stocks are going to get crushed

GOLDMAN SACHS: THESE 11 STOCKS ARE GOING TO GET CRUSHED

Goldman Sachs' equity strategy team has published its quarterly chart book detailing the final quarter of 2018 , and what lies ahead...

Northern Ireland's Giant's Causeway earns £484m from tourism sector

NORTHERN IRELAND'S GIANT'S CAUSEWAY EARNS £484M FROM TOURISM SECTOR

Northern Ireland's Giant's Causeway helped to generate almost half a billion pounds for the north coast region in the last year. It...

 
 
 
North China's Harbin Ice festival allures millions of global visitors

NORTH CHINA'S HARBIN ICE FESTIVAL ALLURES MILLIONS OF GLOBAL VISITORS

China's huge “ice city” Harbin is drawing tens of millions of visitors as it hosts month-long winter festival Harbin Ice Festival. Harbin...

With China in sharp focus, Morgan Stanley forecasts a rough 2019 for the companies that make the chips in the world's smartphones and servers

WITH CHINA IN SHARP FOCUS, MORGAN STANLEY FORECASTS A ROUGH 2019 FOR THE COMPANIES THAT MAKE THE CHIPS IN THE WORLD'S SMARTPHONES AND SERVERS

China's impact on US tech companies came into sharp focus Wednesday after Apple announced revised revenue guidance, but consumer tech...

 
 
 
Rebag sells authentic second-hand designer bags for half the price of retail - and you can make money selling bags you already own

REBAG SELLS AUTHENTIC SECOND-HAND DESIGNER BAGS FOR HALF THE PRICE OF RETAIL - AND YOU CAN MAKE MONEY SELLING BAGS YOU ALREADY OWN

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Battered auto stocks look primed for an explosive recovery - here's why Wall Street thinks they'll crush the market in 2019

BATTERED AUTO STOCKS LOOK PRIMED FOR AN EXPLOSIVE RECOVERY - HERE'S WHY WALL STREET THINKS THEY'LL CRUSH THE MARKET IN 2019

Auto stocks got clobbered last year amid falling sales and an ongoing trade war with China Wall Street analysts predict the sector...

 
 
 
Arkansas Tourism creates $ 7.8 billion economic impact with 60,000 jobs in tourism sector

ARKANSAS TOURISM CREATES $ 7.8 BILLION ECONOMIC IMPACT WITH 60,000 JOBS IN TOURISM SECTOR

The tourism in Arkansas is blooming with the creation of7.8 billion economic impact and more than 60,000 jobs. In 2018, the 2 percent...

Lebanon's tourism sector shows increase in new year holiday

LEBANON'S TOURISM SECTOR SHOWS INCREASE IN NEW YEAR HOLIDAY

Industry experts stated that Lebanon's tourism sector performed well in 2019 new year holiday. Pierre Ashkar, head of the Syndicate...