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January 22, 2018 Theresa May vows to stop private sector 'pension abuseSource: BBC
The government will stop workers' pensions being put at risk from "executives who try to line their own pockets", the prime minister has said.
January 22, 2018 Amazon’s Checkout-Free Grocery Store Is Opening to the PublicSource: Technology Review
Starting Monday, anyone who wants to can head over to the store in downtown Seattle and shop after checking in with an Amazon Go app. Eventually, the company hopes to open up more of these stores, said Dilip Kumar, vice president...
Saudi Arabia's energy minister urged global oil producing nations on Sunday to extend their cooperation beyond 2018, but said this might mean a new form of deal rather than continuing the same supply cuts that have boosted prices...
January 22, 2018 'World's richest 1% get 82% of the wealth', says OxfamSource: BBC
The gap between the super rich and the rest of the world widened last year as wealth continued to be owned by a small minority, Oxfam has claimed.
January 22, 2018 FDA's anti-smoking plan may kill cigarettes – and save Big TobaccoSource: World Herald
WASHINGTON — Imagine if cigarettes were no longer addictive and smoking itself became almost obsolete — that only a tiny segment of Americans still lit up. That’s the goal of an unprecedented anti-smoking plan being carefully...
January 22, 2018 The Bull And The Bear Case For Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, And Other CryptocurrenciesSource: Forbes
There have been better days and worse days for Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, and other cryptocurrencies.
January 22, 2018 HSBC to pay $101.5m to settle currency rigging probeSource: BBC
HSBC has agreed to pay $101.1m (£72.7m) to settle a US criminal investigation into rigged currency transactions.
January 22, 2018 Netflix, Starbucks, and a government shutdown — What you need to know for the week aheadSource: Yahoo
If one of the big market themes of 2017 is that political haggling in Washington, D.C. didn’t move markets, than this past week affirmed that this is alive and well.
What’s particularly concerning are the tens of thousands of them who work at the agencies responsible for public health — such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which tracks and responds to diseases like flu and...
Friday Greenpeace criticized Coca-Cola's new global plastics plan for failing to address the urgency of ocean plastic pollution
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