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Business Guardian

In the middle of a recession, do people spend less money or more on entertainment?

Logic dictates that money for entertainment comes from one’s disposable income and so if people have smaller salaries - or none at all - there would be less to spend on a movie or taking a drink at a bar or going out to eat.

On the other hand, many view...

Friday, May 27, 2011

The European Union’s (EU) presence at the Trade and Investment Convention (TIC) will be noticeably big this year.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Prince Billy S Gillis-Harry, president of the Port Harcourt Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture, is urging the National Gas Company of T&T (NGC) to grasp the opportunities available in Nigeria to work with that country’s state-owned Nigerian National...

Friday, May 27, 2011

French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde would make an “excellent” head of the International Monetary Fund, said John Lipsky, the acting managing director of the institution.

Friday, May 27, 2011

In the past, the balance of power went something like this: the Europeans ran the International Monetary Fund 9IMF) and the Americans headed up the World Bank.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Q: Why are Virgin Blue airplanes painted red? —Dick Percs, Western Australia

Friday, May 27, 2011

Over the past nine months, the Energy Chamber has received a total of 46 applications for Safe To Work (STOW) certification. Out of these, 26 companies have completed audits and 14 have received final certification.

Friday, May 27, 2011

United States: The week ending May 20 had little economic data releases. During the week, housing data and manufacturing data were highlighted with the housing market continuing to disappoint.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Following the global economic slowdown, emerging nations are leading the recovery with high rates of economic growth and increasing consumer demand. Among emerging countries, the four BRIC countries— Brazil, Russia India and China—are identified as the future economic powerhouses.

Friday, May 27, 2011

The S&P 500 index peaked at 1,363 on April 29, and has been on a slow drip downwards since then. As at last Friday, the index closed at 1,333.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Despite calls for the next managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to come from a developing country, it is most unlikely to happen.

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