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2014-02-07 16:23:29

WASHINGTON, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to an Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR) analysis of the February employment report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), women lost 51,000 jobs on nonfarm payrolls in January, while men gained 164,000 for a net increase of 113,000 jobs. As of January, women have more than recovered all their jobs lost in the recession, while men have regained 81 percent (4.9 million) of the jobs they lost. In January,...

2014-02-06 16:23:22

Since the Great Recession beginning in 2007, the US economy has experienced a recovery. The nature of that recovery is dependent upon which set of data is referred to, the jobless rate or the real GDP. SEATTLE, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- There are several different methodologies through which the current state of the US economy is measured. Two of the simplest and most frequently used measures indicate a very different state of affairs, resulting in a somewhat muddled vision...

2014-02-03 12:32:00

TORONTO, Feb. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Interchange Financial Corporation, a leading Canadian foreign currency exchange company, is pleased to welcome The Energy Credit Union ("TECU") to the Foreign Currency Exchange Program. TECU joins a growing list of credit unions whose members now have access to one of the largest inventories of foreign currency in Canada. The Interchange Financial Currency Exchange Program enables participating credit unions to provide convenient currency exchange...

2014-01-28 12:26:11

LONDON, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: United States Business Forecast Report Q1 2014 Core Views We remain positive on the growth trajectory for the US economyover the next several years, as we believe that many structural factorsare aligning for a period of sustained growth, underpinning ourforecast for real GDP growth to average 2.4% per year from 2013-2018, up from 0.8% per year from 2008-2012. The labour marketrecovery...

2014-01-22 08:24:53

DUBLIN, January 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/xzlmhz/growth) has announced the addition of the "Growth Opportunities in Global Non-Destructive Testing Equipment Market 2013-2018: Trend, Forecasts and Opportunity Analysis" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/xzlmhz/growth ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The global non-destructive testing...

2014-01-22 08:24:33

Fears of Inflation Prevalent in Global Business Community DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spain tops the list of countries predicted to suffer most from the effects of Quantitative Easing (QE) tapering, according to a global poll of more than 1,000 business decision makers released today by FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations protect and enhance their enterprise value. The survey shows that as QE is...

2014-01-16 16:22:28

TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The C.D. Howe Institute's Monetary Policy Council (MPC) today recommended that the Bank of Canada keep its target for the overnight rate, the very short-term interest rate the Bank targets for monetary policy purposes, at 1.00 percent at its next announcement on January 22, 2014. The Council further called for the Bank to hold the target at 1.00 percent through to January 2015. The MPC is a panel sponsored by the C.D. Howe Institute to provide an...

2014-01-15 04:22:26

LONDON, January 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WOCU Limited, supplier of the WOCU(R), an independent, composite global currency unit, announces that bespoke currency references are now available. WOCU Bespoke Currency References (BCRs) are now available, off the shelf, for fund performance benchmarking, and product creation. WOCU BCRs allow a fund customer, for example, to adjust for currency fluctuations which may skew portfolio performance. A WOCU BCR has the same...

2014-01-09 23:20:16

LeadFerret, the free B2B data site, announced today the release of their latest fully searchable directory, a Directory of People Involved In Investment Properties. Calabasas, CA (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 LeadFerret users already enjoy free access to over 15+ million business contacts with complete information, including email addresses, social media links, and a robust set of search tools. Today LeadFerret announced the release of a specialized directory of people involved in investment...

2014-01-09 23:02:26

http://www.datasite.com -- Recent trends indicate that the vast majority of new foreign direct investment (FDI) is beginning to flow into emerging markets rather than traditional markets such as the US. New York, US (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Read the full article here: http://bit.ly/1iFkDfL Recent trends indicate that the vast majority of new foreign direct investment (FDI) is beginning to flow into emerging markets rather than traditional markets such as the US. Highlighting a shift in...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.