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promotion of competition, entrepreneurship and innovation

6 ways governments can encourage entrepreneurship By Tim Mazzarol Dec 29 2014 The final communique of the 2014 G20 Leaders’ Summit called for enhanced economic growth that could be achieved by the “promotion of competition, entrepreneurship and innovation”. There was also a call for strategies to reduce unemployment, particularly amongst youth, through the […]


Hot Property – 4 Trends

Hot Property – 4 Trends To Watch In Online Real Estate 29 Jun 15 | Author rhysmaliphant | Investment   Real estate is one of the largest industries in the world, currently estimated at around USD8 trillion. It’s also got one of the most notorious middle tiers of any industry in the popular imagination, full […]


Switzerland’s private banks are close to ridding themselves of undeclared European accounts

Switzerland’s private banks are close to ridding themselves of undeclared European accounts, a salutary process but one which has undermined efforts to grow their businesses. Following the financial crisis, cash-strapped governments chased accounts hidden at banks in Zurich, Geneva and Ticino where wealthy Europeans had taken advantage of Switzerland’s famous […]


Pet care and supplies online

CanAmShop distributes organic and natural products spanning 775 brands in over 125 product categories totalling 16,500 products for shipping in the US and Canada. No order is too small! Allergy Free, Baking Pans, Tools, Bags, Totes, Baking Essentials, Breakfast Foods, Condiments, Drinks, Eco-Home, For Baby, Pets, dog treats, Fruits, Vegetables, Gift, Ideas, Grains, Beans, […]


publishers charge libraries up to five times retail price

Why aren’t there more e-books on your library’s virtual shelves? Libraries say it’s because big publishers are charging them up to $85 per copy — and they can’t afford it. The Kindle edition of Lena Dunham’s bestselling memoir Not that Kind of Girl retails for $14.99 at Amazon.ca. But the book’s publisher, […]


Oracle Communications is virtualizing its products

Oracle Communications is virtualizing its products to help communications service providers more easily make the move to network-functions virtualization environments.At the LTE World Summit 2015 in Amsterdam July 23, Oracle officials announced the release of four products—the Oracle Communications Session Border Controller, Converged Application Server, Services Gatekeeper and Policy Management—that […]


7 Tips for a more secure online shopping

7 Tips for a more secure online shopping experience 22 Jun 15 | Author Ben Rabinovich | Insights & Analysis | Cards | E-commerce | E-wallets Whilst online shopping has become an everyday part of life, consumers should nevertheless remain alert when they are sharing sensitive and personal information. As […]


digital interactions influence $2.2 trillion in-store sales

Consumers’ digital interactions influence $2.2 trillion in-store sales 22 Jun 15 | Author Ben Rabinovich | Headline News Insights & Analysis | E-commerce The rise of the internet, social media and smartphone devices, has radically changed consumers’ shopping habits, according to a new report by Deloitte. The report, Navigating the […]