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Egyptian government launches $1.4bn startup incubator

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Egyptian government launches $1.4bn startup incubator

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Saudi Arabia Investing $109 Billion Into Solar Energy, Wants 1/3 Of Electricity From Solar By 2032

Saudi Arabia Investing $109 Billion Into Solar Energy, Wants 1/3 Of Electricity From Solar By 2032 | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it
 
This article has been reposted from Solar Love with full permission.

Saudi Arabia is planning to invest $109 billion into solar energy, looking to develop a solar industry that can provide 1/3 of its electricity by 2032.
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Singapore Confronts an Emotion Deficit

Singapore Confronts an Emotion Deficit | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it
A Gallup poll reveals the city-state as the least emotional country...
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The Five Threats to Globalization

The Five Threats to Globalization | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it

Globalization, the increasing integration of local, domestic, and international markets, is facing several headwinds that may reverse its course, and end up slowing world economic growth and corporate earnings—An ugly prospect for ...

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China lands first jet on its aircraft carrier - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun

China lands first jet on its aircraft carrier - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it
BEIJING--China has successfully landed a fighter jet on its first aircraft carrier, which entered service two months ago, the country's official news agency confirmed on Nov. 25.
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Saudi Arabia Introduces Electronic Tracking Of Women ...

Saudi Arabia Introduces Electronic Tracking Of Women ... | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it
In Saudi Arabia, Siri tells you everything your wife is doing.
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VIEW : Japan-China relations at a crossroads — Koichiro Gemba - Pakistan Daily Times

VIEW : Japan-China relations at a crossroads — Koichiro Gemba - Pakistan Daily Times | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it

Over the past decade or more, global security concerns have focused on developments in the Middle East, and the situation there remains worryingly volatile.

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Beyond the law in China - Washington Post

Beyond the law in China - Washington Post | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it

THE LEADERS of China talk about corruption as if it were merely a failure of party discipline.

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China Tightens Rules on Reopening Coal Mines After Accidents - Bloomberg

China Tightens Rules on Reopening Coal Mines After Accidents - Bloomberg | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it

China suspended operations at smaller coal mines earlier this month to boost safety ahead of a once-in-a-decade leadership transition, and policy makers are moving to...

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Are Walmart's Chinese Factories As Bad As Apple's?

Are Walmart's Chinese Factories As Bad As Apple's? | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it

Our fiction-free investigation finds that in many cases, the company's auditors are asleep on the job.

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Russia to Conduct Open Skies Surveillance Flight over US

Russia to Conduct Open Skies Surveillance Flight over US | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it
Russian military inspectors will begin a survey flight this week above the United States under the international Open Skies Treaty, Russia’s Defense Ministry has said.
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nationalpost: Above the world in 90 days: China...

nationalpost: Above the world in 90 days: China... | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it

China building world’s tallest skyscraper — 220 storeys — in just three months When Pierre Beaudet was told about a Chinese corporation’s plans to build the...

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Roman Abramovich vs. Boris Berezovsky: The Bitter Oligarch Feud Exposing Russia’s Corruption | Vanity Fair

Roman Abramovich vs. Boris Berezovsky: The Bitter Oligarch Feud Exposing Russia’s Corruption | Vanity Fair | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it

This year Boris Berezovsky and Roman Abramovich, two of Russia’s most prominent oligarchs, squared off in a London courtroom—former business partners turned bitter enemies. At stake were billions of dollars. And a constant presence in the courtroom was a man who wasn’t there: Russia’s president, Vladimir Putin.

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Digging into Your Consumers’ Needs, with Naivety | Innovation Management

Digging into Your Consumers’ Needs, with Naivety | Innovation Management | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it
You’ve got to stay naïve. At least if you want to innovate. If you want to develop a new product and approach consumers with a real problem-solving proposition then, yes, be naïve. Sound counterintuitive to you?

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Excellent reminder to stay open and as the author says naive.

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Singapore Confronts an Emotion Deficit

Singapore Confronts an Emotion Deficit | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it
A Gallup poll reveals the city-state as the least emotional country (RT @SHasenoehrl: Singapore ranks as the most emotionless society in the world, beating out Georgia, Lithuania, and Russia.)...
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Huffington Post: Benigno Aquino; Transformational or Transitional Leadership? | Rebuilding for the Better Philippines

Huffington Post: Benigno Aquino; Transformational or Transitional Leadership? | Rebuilding for the Better Philippines | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it

This Article is written by Richard Javad Heydarian, and published in Huffington Post. The author described Mr. Aquino as more of a transitional rather than a transformational leader. The world want to know your point of view to Mr. Aquino.

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Communists propose Russia-led Eurasian unity vs. imperialist globalization

Communists propose Russia-led Eurasian unity vs. imperialist globalization | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it

Leader of the Communist Party of the the Russian Federation Gennady Zyuganov speaks at a rally in honor of the 95 anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution.

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Stakes high for India at Doha climate talks : Ecostani

Stakes high for India at Doha climate talks : Ecostani | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it

With a United Nations report saying this week that the world is straying away from commitments to combat climate change, there will be renewed pressure on China and India to check its growing global warming causing ...

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Swallowing Rain Forest, Cities Surge in Amazon - New York Times

Swallowing Rain Forest, Cities Surge in Amazon - New York Times | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it

PARAUAPEBAS, Brazil — The Amazon has been viewed for ages as a vast quilt of rain forest interspersed by remote river outposts.

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Brazil police's takeover of slums from gangs is a mixed blessing - Los Angeles Times

Brazil police's takeover of slums from gangs is a mixed blessing - Los Angeles Times | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it

RIO DE JANEIRO — At a massive party put on by the Amigos dos Amigos gang a while back, dozens of teenagers wearing nothing but sandals, swim trunks and comically...

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China's Wenzhou unveils reform plans as bad loans climb - Business Recorder (blog)

China's entrepreneurial hub of Wenzhou has unveiled measures to turn grey-market lending into formal credit to support cash- starved small firms while reducing financial...

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World Report 2012: Saudi Arabia | Human Rights Watch

Saudi Arabia responded with unflinching repression to demands by citizens for greater democracy in the wake of the pro-democracy Arab Spring movements.
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Saudi Arabia: the future solar leader | Lexology

Saudi Arabia: the future solar leader | Lexology | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it
Saudi Arabia is poised to launch an ambitious renewable energy program that could see the procurement of 54,000 megawatts of renewable energy capacity over the next 20 years.
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How to Build the World's Tallest Skyscraper in 90 Days

How to Build the World's Tallest Skyscraper in 90 Days | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it
A Chinese company thinks they've simplified the construction process so much that they can build the world's tallest skyscraper in 90 days.  (World's Tallest Skyscraper in 90 Days - http://t.co/iqODwCOl...
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Why A Hedge Fund Seized An Argentine Navy Ship In Ghana : NPR

Why A Hedge Fund Seized An Argentine Navy Ship In Ghana : NPR | Entrepreneurship Matters | Scoop.it
More than a decade after Argentina refused to pay back $100 billion in debts, the country's assets are still vulnerable to being impounded by the repo man.
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