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UK companies could save $50 billion by freeing up desk space
OfficeMarch 14, 2013 ET
Companies in the United Kingdom could save 34bn pounds ($50 billion) by freeing up desk space and working more flexibly, according to a Vodafone UK survey.
Fitch expects $105 oil, Dubai leads non-oil growth
DubaiMarch 11, 2013 ET
Fitch Ratings has trimmed its economic growth forecasts for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). Oil production is cut more than expected and Fitch expects $105 per barrel.
U.S. adds 236,000 jobs in February, earnings went up
Happy workersMarch 8, 2013 ET
The U.S. Bureau of Labor reported very good news: employment increased by 236,000 in February, unemployment felt down, and earnings went up.
China the promised land for women in senior management
China business womenMarch 8, 2013 ET
Asia cares the most for women in senior management, according to Grant Thornton International Business Report. That region has the highest number of women in top spot, with China leading the pack.
U.S. in $1.6 billion surplus in clean energy trade with China
Clean energyMarch 7, 2013 ET
The United States achieved a $1.6 billion trade surplus in clean energy trade with China in 2011, according to a report by the Pew Charitable Trusts.
Construction industry executives optimistic about 2013
Construction contractorsMarch 7, 2013 ET
Construction contractors and equipment distributors are optimistic that local non-residential construction activity will improve in 2013, according to a survey by Wells Fargo Equipment Finance.
HSBC EMI hits seven-month low
Emerging marketsMarch 6, 2013 ET
Growth in the emerging markets slowed in February to its lowest level for seven months, according to the HSBC Emerging Markets Index (EMI).
China: Google is too strong, we need our OS
China AndroidMarch 6, 2013 ET
Google with its Android mobile operating system has too much control over China's smartphone industry; that has discriminated against some local firms, the technology ministry said.
How social are social networks?
Social networksMarch 5, 2013 ET
The bigger you are, the less you care for your Twitter followers, according to a new study by Positions & Promotions. Among ten biggest Twitter accounts, creative networks are the ones with the best interaction with their fans.
Swiss voters approved plan to limit executive compensation
Swiss referendumMarch 4, 2013 ET
In a referendum on Sunday, nearly 68 percent of Swiss voters in all 26 cantons backed the plan to give company shareholders a veto on big payouts for new and departing managers.
China's navigation system BeiDou fully functional by 2020
BeiDouMarch 4, 2013 ET
China's navigation system BeiDou, a competitor to GPS system and European Galileo, is expected to achieve global coverage by around 2020.
The key point in social networks marketing
Social networks sellingMarch 3, 2013 ET
If you want to use social networks to sell your products in other countries you should pay attention to cultural differences or you can spend a lot of money without visible results.