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Pope warns against money in sport

Pope warns against money in sport | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
Pope Francis tells Olympic leaders that looking for profits and victory at all cost risks reducing athletes to "mere trading material".
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Indian units of Pfizer and Wyeth to merge

Indian units of Pfizer and Wyeth to merge | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
, is to take over local affiliate Wyeth Ltd Shareholders of Wyeth will get seven Pfizer Ltd shares for every 10 shares held, requiring the issue of approximately 15.9 million new Wyeth shares, it said.
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Twitter steps up security against cyber-predators

Twitter steps up security against cyber-predators | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
The social messaging service announced it was implementing forward secrecy protocol “as part of our continuing effort to keep our users’ information as secure as possible.” The introduction of the protocol protects encrypted information even if a...
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Qatar 2022 World Cup workers 'treated like cattle', Amnesty report finds

Qatar 2022 World Cup workers 'treated like cattle', Amnesty report finds | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
Fresh fears raised about exploitation after Fifa president declares country 'on right track' over migrant labourers' rights A damning Amnesty report has raised fresh fears about the exploitation of the migrant workers building the infrastructure...
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Wal-Mart finds safety issues at Bangladesh factories

Wal-Mart finds safety issues at Bangladesh factories | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said it has found safety problems at some of the factories in Bangladesh with which it does business, and that most of those factories have since made improvements.
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Emirates inks huge deal for new airplanes

Emirates inks huge deal for new airplanes | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
Dubai-based airline will purchase Boeing and Airbus long-haul aircraft in deal estimated to be worth over $100bn.
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Andrew Federici's curator insight, November 18, 2013 12:37 AM

$100bn?  That's a lot for any airline.

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Forbes Explores Sale of Magazine

Forbes Explores Sale of Magazine | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
The Forbes family is exploring the sale of its namesake business magazine and other media properties. The owners hope to fetch between $400 million and $500 million.
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Samsung says it owes Apple $52 million

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — How much does Samsung Electronics owe Apple for copying vital features of the iPhone and iPad?
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Cisco warns US spying fallout hitting revenue in China

Cisco warns US spying fallout hitting revenue in China | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc warned its revenue would dive as much as 10 percent this quarter, and keep contracting until after the middle of 2014, as a backlash against U.S.
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Facebook Messenger App Upgrade Available to All iOS, Android Users

Facebook Messenger App Upgrade Available to All iOS, Android Users | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
The Facebook Messenger app update the company announced in late October is now available to all iOS and Android mobile users
The update was originally rolled out to a small group of Android users only.
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India to be largest overseas market by 2016: Marks & Spencer

India to be largest overseas market by 2016: Marks & Spencer | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
India to be largest overseas market by 2016: Marks & SpencerBritish retailer Marks & Spencer aims to make India its largest international market outside home by more than doubling its store count by 2016.
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Apple and Samsung back in court

Apple and Samsung back in court | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
Apple and Samsung are heading back to court in a row over damages awarded in a patent action.
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Morgan Stanley says internet companies overvalued, lowers view

Morgan Stanley says internet companies overvalued, lowers view | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Morgan Stanley lowered its industry view on internet stocks to "in-line" from "attractive," saying growth in the sector needs to accelerate to justify current valuations.
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Iran, world powers agree nuclear deal

World powers Sunday agreed a landmark deal with Iran halting parts of its nuclear programme
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Brazil awards $9 billion of airport deals, prepping Rio for Olympics

Brazil awards $9 billion of airport deals, prepping Rio for Olympics | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
By Leonardo Goy and Roberta Vilas Boas SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil opened two of its busiest airports to private investors on Friday, awarding $9 billion worth of contracts in a hotly contested auction as the country overhauls crowded terminals...
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L'Oreal says travel retail boom creates 'sixth continent'

L'Oreal says travel retail boom creates 'sixth continent' | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
PARIS (Reuters) - French cosmetics giant L'Oreal has created a new travel retail division to make the most of a 17-billion-euro ($23 billion) market that is booming as a new, moneyed middle class emerges from China to Brazil.
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Google block on child porn: At last! Internet giant axes links to vile sex-abuse websites in stunning victory for Mail campaign

Google block on child porn: At last! Internet giant axes links to vile sex-abuse websites in stunning victory for Mail campaign | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
EXCLUSIVE: The world's biggest media firm has agreed to introduce changes which will prevent depraved images and videos from appearing for more than 100,000 different searches.
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Boeing: Record 777X order placed in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Boeing's CEO says Gulf companies have placed orders for at least 225 of its new long-haul 777X planes, in what he called the biggest purchase of a planned aircraft in airline history.
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'Inverted customs duty making Indian mfg goods uncompetitive'

'Inverted customs duty making Indian mfg goods uncompetitive' | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
Inverted duty structure impacts the domestic industry adversely as a manufacturer has to pay a higher price for raw material in terms of duty.
    
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Yahoo is selling over 100 domain names worth up to $1.5M each

Yahoo is selling over 100 domain names worth up to $1.5M each | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
Via Yahoo Dec. 4 - 5, 2013
Redwood City, CA Tickets on Sale Now Yahoo is putting hundreds of seemingly valuable domain names up for sale, the company announced today.
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Walker Fuller's curator insight, November 14, 2013 6:23 PM

This is crazy!  I mean how do they do this!? They don't even should popular! I never use them,  I only use Google because it is so much faster! They should keep it up if they want to be really big!

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VIDEO: Sachin Tendulkar's final farewell

VIDEO: Sachin Tendulkar's final farewell | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar is set for a final farewell when his 200th Test gets underway in his home city of Mumbai on Thursday.
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Bill Gates Is Now a Magazine Editor

Bill Gates Is Now a Magazine Editor | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
Wired magazine handed over its December issue to rookie guest editor Bill Gates, who helped to curate an issue focused on innovation to cure disease, save lives and end poverty The issue, which Gates began working on in the spring, hit newsstands...
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Vodafone to invest 7 billion pounds as trading slumps

Vodafone to invest 7 billion pounds as trading slumps | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Vodafone plans to spend 7 billion pounds on its networks following the sale of its U.S. business, ramping up investment after it posted a record fall in quarterly organic service revenue.
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Maserati, Chrysler shuffle executives

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Chehab was head of Chrysler brand marketing in 2011 when Chrysler aired a Super Bowl ad featuring rapper Eminem and the slogan, "Made in Detroit."
    
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Cyber attack 'war game' to test London banks

Cyber attack 'war game' to test London banks | Business News - Worldwide | Scoop.it
LONDON (Reuters) - Thousands of staff across dozens of London's financial firms will be put through a "war game" scenario on Tuesday to test how well they can handle a major cyber attack.
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