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Alibaba Singles’ Day sales hit $23 billion in first nine hours

Alibaba said sales for its annual Singles’ Day shopping blitz hit 158.31 billion yuan ($22.63 billion) in its first nine hours, up 25% from 126.72 billion yuan at the same point last year. Like Black Friday and Cyber Monday in the U S, Singles’ Day has been encouraged as a shopping fest by Alibaba Chairman […]

Chris Kempczinski
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McDonald’s lost another top executive after CEO ouster

McDonald’s looses another top executive, as the Chicago-based burger giant revealed Monday that Chief People Officer David Fairhurst has left the company with immediate effect. McDonald’s did not clear whether Fairhurst’s departure was in any connection with the sacking of CEO Steve Easterbrook. Easterbrook was asked to leave for breaching company policy by having a […]

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How To Avoid a Capital Gains Tax After a Sale of an Asset

A capital gains tax charges the difference between the original price of an asset and its sale price. Depending on their tax brackets, individuals can pay either 0%, 15% or 20%. Many prefer to avoid this tax. Experts claim that it is more of a burden than an economy stimulator and serves to take away […]

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Unique Bookcase Ideas for your Rooms

Well, whether you like books or not, a room filled with books would indeed be an exciting option. Ever thought of how impressive the room would look with those wonderful bookcases, and of course books inside them? They would make you look quite smart… no matter what your education level! Impressions matter a lot and […]

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TOP 5 UNIQUE PLACES TO VISIT THIS YEAR

Travel to these unique places around the globe and explore the different cultures, amazing food options, lavish accommodation places and meet new people. Travelling makes you a better person, it offers invaluable life experiences that you cannot learn at hometown, so book your trip and go visit unique places around the globe. Visit these most […]

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How online fashion retailers rely on reviews to gain new customers

There are many things people want to know before they patronize your online store. For some of these things, they cannot ask you directly because they know you are going to answer in the affirmative. You are trying to sell a product and they understand that most organizations will say what the customer wants to […]

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Can language translations help your business in the long run?

Running a business is never an easy venture – it requires patience and careful planning as well as a flawless execution of the said plan. Especially in today’s globalized and competitive world, regardless of the sector you specialize in, companies and business owners must go the extra mile in order to stand out from the […]