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Is This The End Of Globalization?

From Occupy Wall Street and the Arab Spring to surprising victories for Brexit and Trump, citizens around the globe are pushing back against their leaders’ policy choices.

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The Happiest Countries in the World 2015

The Happiest Countries in the World 2015

The study bases its rankings on data from the Gallup World Poll and takes into account variables such as real GDP per capita, healthy life expectancy, corruption levels and social freedoms.

Best Global Brands 2015

Best Global Brands 2015

The American Marketing Association defines a “brand” as “a name, term, design, symbol or any other feature that identifies one seller's good or service as distinct from those of other sellers.” Some marketing researchers assert that brands are one of the most valuable assets that a company has.

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World's Best Private Banks 2017

World's Best Private Banks 2017

The world’s best private banks, as determined by Global Finance, are finding ways to recast their businesses for the future. 

World’s Safest Banks 2016: Safest Islamic Banks

Abu Dhabi’s Al Hilal Bank is the safest Islamic bank in the six GCC states, replacing Al Rajhi Bank of Saudi Arabia, which falls to seventh position following downgrades prompted by the downgrading of the Saudi government. Kuwait Finance House ...

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News Highlights: Top Energy News of the Day

Latest on Oil U.S. crude futures saw moderate gains in early Asian trade Tuesday, buoyed by optimism that the gap between supply and demand is narrowing thanks to a concerted production cut effort by major producers. Noble Energy to Buy ...

Dollar Lower Ahead of UK PM May's Brexit Remarks

By Hiroyuki Kachi The dollar was lower against its peers in rangebound Asian trade on Tuesday, as investors await a key speech by U.K Prime Minister Theresa May. At around 0450 GMT, the greenback weakened to Y113.80 from Y114.17 late ...