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2013-02-27 08:33:13

EMBARGOED UNTIL WEDNESDAY 27 FEBRUARY 8:05AM EDT (New York)/ LONDON 1:05PM GMT MELBOURNE, Australia, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 7th annual 2thinknow Annual Innovation Cities Index released today in Melbourne, classifying 445 cities globally for innovation Boston and New York were announced as twin winners for the world's most innovative city today by Australian innovation agency 2thinknow. In the seven years publishing the index, this is the first time two cities have tied for...

2013-02-26 16:23:23

TheStreet and RateWatch Report Top CD Rate Issuers NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- RateWatch, a premier banking data and analytics service owned by TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST) reported today that interest rates for savings products remained the same over the previous week with the national average on a 4-year and 5-year CD decreasing by 0.01 percent based on data collected from over 90,000 financial institution locations. (Logo:...

2013-02-26 08:23:53

? Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB) up nearly 3 percent year over year - WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Chemistry Council's (ACC) monthly Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB) released today continued to show a slowly expanding U.S. economy, increasing 0.6 percent over January on a three month moving average (3MMA) basis. The year over year 3MMA showed a 2.9 percent gain over February 2012. The CAB is a leading economic indicator derived from a composite...

2013-02-25 00:20:30

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25: LEGAL TENDER Profile America -- Monday, February 25th. Paper money has circulated in North America since 1690, when the Massachusetts Bay Colony issued some to paper over -- so to speak -- the shortage of coins. But these were just promissory notes from governing bodies. That...

2013-02-15 16:22:30

MOSCOW, February 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Angel Gurria, Secretary-General of the OECD discussed pressing economic questions in an exclusive interview with RT. The interview aired in full on February 15, 2013. Gurria expressed his skepticism regarding the proposed tax on financial transactions, which has been widely discussed in Europe. He noted that "only a few countries will adopt it. And if it's not adopted by all the countries in the world, at least all the countries...

2013-02-03 23:01:50

Lucintel´s Analysis of the Global Paper Industry: APAC is Expected to Drive the Global Industry Growth Irving, Texas (PRWEB) February 03, 2013 The global paper industry experienced a good growth over the last five years and is expected to continue its growth momentum, reaching approximately US $256 billion in 2017 with a CAGR of 5.9% over next five years (2012-2017). APAC, with its burgeoning middle class and increasing literacy rate, is expected to drive the industry over the forecast...

2013-01-29 16:22:50

NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- RateWatch, a premier banking data and analytics service owned by TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST) reported today that interest rates for savings products are holding steady. The average interest rate on a 5-year CD decreased by one basis point based on data collected from over 90,000 financial institution locations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130102/NY35868LOGO-b ) Market yields for 10-year U.S. Treasury bonds reached the 2.00% line on...

2013-01-24 23:00:54

As a leading provider of time and attendance software, uAttend offers tailored solutions to help businesses in 10 states cope with additional overhead due to recently approved minimum wage increases. Carlsbad, California (PRWEB) January 24, 2013 uAttend, one of the nation´s fastest growing workforce management systems, is helping thousands of businesses across the United States, particularly small and medium-sized enterprises, that kicked off the new year with a minimum wage hike and...

2013-01-24 08:38:29

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Curious about job growth in your state? GSP? How incomes in your state compare to those in other states? A new first of its kind website tracks each of these key economic indicators, and more, allowing users to track and compare dozens of economic trends over time in all 50 states. The nonprofit nonpartisan California-based organization Next 10 today launches Compare50.org, a new web tool that allows users to view, track and compare more than 60...

2013-01-24 08:37:22

SEATTLE, Wash., Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Self-paced eLearning revenues in Africa reached $250.9 million in 2011 and will more than double to $512.7 million by 2016, according to a new Ambient Insight report called, "The Africa Market for Self-paced eLearning Products and Services: 2011-2016 Forecast and Analysis." Forecasts for sixteen countries are included in this regional report: Algeria, Angola, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South...