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Business News Archive - May 22, 2012

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According to Millward Brown’s BrandZ Top Most Valuable Global Brands 2012 survey, Apple get’s to hold on to its crown as the World’s Most Valuable Brand for the second year in a row, though this year’s valuation represents a 19% increase over last year’s $153.3 billion estimate.

Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'