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Spain’s Booming Start-Up Scene Highlights the Country’s Economic Recovery

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Thousands will participate in next week’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, demonstrating the increasing importance of Spain’s start-up ecosystem, which has seen impressive growth since the height of the financial crisis The […]

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ING and EIB provide €300m to finance green shipping

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ING and the European Investment Bank (EIB) today signed an agreement to support green investments for the European shipping market for a total value of €300m. ING and EIB will each contribute […]

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Bitcoin: what have experts said about the cryptocurrency?

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Bitcoin’s gyrations have attracted a lot of attention over the past year. Here are some of the most memorable comments from senior figures in world finance. Yves Mersch Yves Mersch, a member […]

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Blockchain in the Trade Finance / Credit Insurance Market

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Since the beginning of trade, market participants rely on three key factors: logistics, credit, and payments. In today’s market, there are well-established solutions to address these three factors to provide financing and insure […]

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New Year’s at the Burj Khalifa

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As I was going through my camera’s spare memory card the other day, I discovered that there were still tons of video and photos from our New Year’s eve celebration in Dubai […]

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Burj Khalifa spectacular New Year’s Eve celebration

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The breathtaking fireworks display, perfectly timed to the show on the facade of the Burj Khalifa, was complemented by dazzling lights and lasers, all synchronised to The Dubai Fountain show, leaving global […]

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The 73-year-old Vietnamese refugee is responsible for bringing Sriracha to American consumers

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After settling in Los Angeles in 1979, Tran founded Huy Fong Foods Inc., named for the Huey Fong boat that brought him to the U.S., and started making hot sauces for local […]

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Russia’s indigenous peoples campaign against Arctic pollution

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Across the Russian Arctic, indigenous peoples are asking Elon Musk not to buy nickel from Norilsk Nickel, one of the largest nickel and palladium mining companies in the world. For the past […]

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