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Foreign Direct Investment by Country and Industry, 2017

9 hours ago   |   U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

In 2017, the U.S. direct investment abroad position increased to $6,013.3 billion and the foreign direct investment in the United States position increased to $4,025.5 billion...
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Brazil and Japan report first cases of the omicron variant

11 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Brazil and Japan joined the rapidly widening circle of countries to report cases of the omicron variant Tuesday, while new findings indicate the mutant coronavirus was already...
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The Omicron variant was in Europe earlier than previously thought, and it's not clear if the person had been to southern Africa, officials say

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

An empty shopping street during a coronavirus curfew in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. AP Photo/Peter Dejong Dutch officials said the Omicron variant was found in samples taken...
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Eurozone inflation rocketed to its highest ever level in November as energy prices sent the cost of living soaring

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Prices have soared across the eurozone. Chesnot/Getty Images Eurozone inflation soared to 4.9% in November, according to a flash estimate released Tuesday. That's the highest...
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France slams UK for ‘quasi-modern slavery'

France slams UK for ‘quasi-modern slavery'

23 hours ago   |   RT

France's Europe minister has accused the UK of practicing an economic model that allows for “quasi-modern slavery,” as Paris called on London to change its policy on legal...
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Hydrogenious Is Using Conventional Fuel Infrastructure To Scale Green Hydrogen Adoption

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Using LOHC technology to enable the transportation and storage of hydrogen produced from the cheapest renewable energy source into Europe
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The Omicron bounce: crypto, crude and stocks rebound as virus jitters ease

1 day ago   |   Fortune

U.S. futures are back in the green this morning, following Europe higher.
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US futures jump as fears about Omicron COVID-19 variant cool after Friday's massive stock sell-off

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

US stocks looked set to rally on Monday. Spencer Platt/Getty Images US futures rose Monday, after stocks tumbled Friday thanks to fears about the Omicron COVID-19...
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Europe Looks to Nuclear Power to Meet Climate Goals

1 day ago   |   NY Times

While wind and solar ramp up, several countries, including France and Britain, are looking to expand their nuclear energy programs. Germany and others aren't so enthusiastic.
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UN immigration official says migrants captured by the Libyan Coast Guard are disappearing in the thousands within 'unofficial' facilities run by traffickers and militias

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

In this Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019 file photo, rescued migrants are seated next to a coast guard boat in the city of Khoms, Libya, around 120 kilometers east of Tripoli. When...
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Man jailed for Covid money spent on Lamborghini & strippers

Man jailed for Covid money spent on Lamborghini & strippers

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FC Barcelona Reignite Interest To Sign Chelsea Star

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Tel Aviv was ranked the world's most expensive city to live in after the...

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Does the Global Scramble to Contain Omicron Show that China's COVID Zero...

Does the Global Scramble to Contain Omicron Show that China's COVID Zero Approach is Simply Better?

Countries across the world scrambled this week to impose border and travel curbs after the new omicron variant emerged. In China, it was business as usual. While scientists... Read more ...

Deloitte predicts 2022 chip shortage, AI regulation, entertainment churn...

Deloitte predicts 2022 chip shortage, AI regulation, entertainment churn, and sustainable push

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Ted Cruz called Dr Fauci 'the most dangerous bureaucrat' after the...

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Tex. Ken Cedeno/AFP via Getty Images Sen. Ted Cruz ripped into NIAID director Dr. Anthony Fauci for saying he represented science. In a Tuesday interview, he... Read more ...

State Dept. Blocks Many Foreign Entrepreneurs From America

The State Department is blocking many foreign entrepreneurs by failing to issue E visas at several U.S. consulates. Read more ...