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Apply for free tickets to Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018

We’re just a few short weeks away from the inaugural Startup Battlefield Latin America 2018 that takes place November 8 at the Tomie Ohtake Institute…

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Readers write: Scottish phrases, more photos, reading habits, learning about the Amazon

Scottish phrases I enjoyed the Sept. 24 Home Forum essay, “I am taught by towels.” I’ve read English and historical romantic novels and Terry Pratchett’s…

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African leadership should speak out at the UN, US commercial embargo of Cuba should end, Fan Bingbing’s tax practices are not unusual, India’s ties with Russia can survive American interference, Women’s rights are co-opted for their political impact

The Guardian / Lagos, Nigeria AFRICAN LEADERSHIP SHOULD SPEAK OUT AT THE UNITED NATIONS “It is … disheartening to observe that not even one of…

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Venture Capitalist: A.I. Hype Still “Has a Ways to Go Up”

Anna Patterson, a former senior engineer at Google, has looked at all sorts of start-ups working on A.I. Some have great ideas, and some go…

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REFILE-UPDATE 1-Google to charge Android partners up to $40 per device for apps -source

(This Oct. 19 story has been refiled to fix wording in fourth paragraph) A 3D printed Android mascot Bugdroid is seen in front of a…

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Africa’s Youngest Billionaire Is Freed After Abduction in Tanzania

Mohammed Dewji, 43, chief executive of METL Group, was snatched a week ago outside a luxury hotel in Tanzania. His company said Saturday that he…

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Ghost ships giving the oil market a lesson in unintended consequences

It sounds like something out of a pirate story, but the normally staid world of international trade has been beset by a flotilla of ghost ships in…

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UBS warns staff over China travel after banker held in Beijing: source

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Swiss bank UBS Group AG. (UBSG.S) has asked its China wealth management staff to reconsider their travel plans to the country…

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Let’s go, girls!  

Let’s go, girls!  

Track and field coach Bryan Holder says more females should be representing Barbados on the international stage. According to Holder, the island is facing a big predicament as it relates to females…

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Abbas drives Pakistan to series victory

Abbas drives Pakistan to series victory

Abu Dhabi – Seamer Mohammad Abbas tore through the Australian batting order, claiming his second five-wicket haul of the match as Pakistan sealed a 373-run victory in the second and final Test on Friday…

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