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Trends in extortion payments by companies to Italy’s Mafia
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THE toll of “pizzo” protection payments made by firms to Sicily’s Mafia is closely monitored. Nearly half pay up these days, according to estimates from the Confartigianato, a national business association—a big improvement from the early 1990s, when at least four-fifths of Sicilian firms paid it. Back then the levy claimed nearly a tenth of […]

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A tax-evasion scandal ensnares Chinese film-production companies
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Fan Bingbing, on location in Khorgos IT IS hard to go a day in China without seeing Fan Bingbing. The doe-eyed starlet gazes from film posters (she has averaged four films a year for the past decade), airbrushed ads for global brands and glossy magazine covers. But in the past week she has graced articles […]

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Can coach companies lure business people on board?
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IN THE past, coach travel was seen as somewhat glamorous. That is perhaps an odd legacy of a Clark Gable film from 1934 called “It Happened One Night”, about a romance between two passengers travelling on a crowded bus going from Florida to New York. But now many people look down on it as something […]

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This Is How Long Employees Work at Your Favorite Tech Companies
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A new report shows that software and internet companies had the highest employee turnover in 2017, compared with other major industries.

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Money Isn't Everything. Companies Are Hiring the Wrong Way in This Tight Employment Market.
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40-year lows in unemployment means it’s harder to get the right people, and money alone won’t do it. These tips will help compensate them in other ways.

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4 Traits that CEOs of Digitally Savvy Companies Need
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Ifyou want your business to compete in the Digital Age, then you might want to consider adopting these must-have traits.

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Why the Smartest Entrepreneurs Design Companies That Won't Control Their Lives
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Stop sacrificing yourself to meet the needs of your business. Your business should be meeting your needs.

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How to Build a Business Based on Social Entrepreneurship: These Companies Are Nailing It
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There are many more ways to measure success beyond money, and dollar signs aren’t always enough to get people out of bed every day.

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Chinese tech companies plan to steal American cloud firms’ thunder
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WHICH of the world’s tech giants boasts the fastest-growing computing cloud? Many would guess either Amazon or Google, which operate the world’s largest networks of data centres, but the correct answer is Alibaba. In 2016 the cloud-computing business of the Chinese e-commerce behemoth grew by 126%, to $675m. Growth is unlikely to slow soon. Simon […]

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2018 will be the year that large, incumbent companies take on big tech
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ACCORDING to Ginni Rometty, IBM’s boss, the digital revolution has two phases. In the first, Silicon Valley firms make all the running as they create new markets and eviscerate weak firms in sleepy industries. This has been the story until now. Tech firms have captured 42% of the rise in the value of America’s stockmarket […]

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