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Mapping Where The 13 Million Displaced Syrians Are

While the stock market seems to believe the worst is over, one-and-done-and-everyone-crawls-back-in-their-hole, we suspect the ordeal that the Syrian people are dealing with is far from over and could le.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 16th, 2018

U.S. Pledges Millions in Aid to Myanmar"s Rohingya

The U.S. said it would contribute an additional $185 million in aid to Myanmar and Bangladesh to help minority Rohingya Muslims displaced by a brutal government campaign that a U.N. report said amounted to genocide......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjSep 25th, 2018

Mapping The 22 Cities With The Most Million-Dollar Homes In America

Throughout most of America, owning a $1 million home gives you definite bragging rights – it means you may have six bedrooms, 5,000 square feet, an infinity pool, and at least a few acres of property. But, as Vis.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 11th, 2018

Why Did South Sudan Peace Talks Collapse? Political Rivalry Persists Amid Widespread Rape and Murder

The conflict has displaced around 4 million people......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 25th, 2018

68.5 million forcibly displaced in 2017, setting the fifth straight record for most refugees created

Thomson Reuters The U.N. refugee agency reported Tuesday that nea.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 19th, 2018

Syria Could Confiscate 10 Million Homes From Refugees, Blocking Their Return

Syrians must return home and prove property ownership by May 11......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 27th, 2018

Compeq sees November revenues rise 3.65%

PCB firm Compeq Manufacturing saw its November revenues climb 3.65% sequentially to NT$5.39 billion (US$174.7 million), the highest monthly level so far in 2018......»»

Category: topSource: digitimes6 min. ago

MediaTek to see revenues rebound in December

MediaTek has reiterated its sales guidance for the fourth quarter of 2018 indicating revenues for December are set to bounce back to the NT$20 billion (US$649.4 million) level......»»

Category: topSource: digitimes6 min. ago

UMC to spend NT$27 billion on capacity deployment

The board of directors of United Microelectronics (UMC) has authorized a capital budget execution of NT$27.406 billion (US$889.4 million) for capacity deployment......»»

Category: topSource: digitimes6 min. ago

Giantplus to sell one LCD module plant in Kunshan

LCD panel and module maker Giantplus Technology has disclosed the plan to sell its LCD module subsidiary, KGP, in Kunshan, China to a local asset management company for CNY410 million (US$59.6 million)......»»

Category: topSource: digitimes6 min. ago

Helsinki Airport broke yet another record: the 20 million passenger milestone surpassed today

Helsinki Airport broke yet another record: the 20 million passenger milestone surpassed today.....»»

Category: topSource: pressat6 min. ago

MTA approves $17 billion budget despite funding uncertainty

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority board yesterday passed a $17 billion budget for 2019, despite concerns that the agency needs about $400 million in cost reductions and fare hikes to break... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork7 min. ago

AG announces first round of payments to Croman tenants in $8M settlement

The first round of payments to former tenants of Manhattan landlord Steven Croman were announced today. The fund, , will require Croman to pay $8 million to a tenant-restitution fund, which will be... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork7 min. ago

Airport contractor fined $12.3M for JFK pay-to-play

An airport services contractor accused of bribing its way to big contracts at New York's Kennedy Airport has agreed to pay a $12.3 million fine for violating state law. Ground Services International... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork7 min. ago

Housing Works secures $4M for Hell"s Kitchen clinic

Brooklyn-based nonprofit Housing Works has secured financing for a more than $4 million outpatient health care facility in Hell's Kitchen. Housing Works provides health care as well as job training... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork7 min. ago

Scandal-plagued CBS grants $20M to 18 women"s rights groups

CBS is pledging $20 million in support of 18 organizations dedicated to eliminating sexual harassment in the workplace as the network tries to recover from a scandal that led to the ouster of its top... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork7 min. ago

GE Exits Pivotal Software With a $98 Million Stock Sale

A GE unit sold its remaining 5.7 million shares of cloud firm Pivotal. Prior to the sale, GE had been the third-largest holder......»»

Category: topSource: barrons6 hr. 6 min. ago

Tesla Sells $837 Million of Auto-Lease Bonds

A sale of car-lease debt from Tesla is the latest test for the electric car-maker after surviving high-profile missteps to achieve a record quarterly profit......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj6 hr. 21 min. ago

CBS to Donate Part of Leslie Moonves"s Exit Pay

The company said it would give $20 million to 18 organizations dedicated to eliminating workplace sexual harassment, a commitment it made after Mr. Moonves’s resignation......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj6 hr. 21 min. ago

Facebook Bug Potentially Exposed Millions of Users" Unshared Photos

Facebook said unshared pictures of up to 6.8 million users may have been exposed by a software issue that granted app developers access to the photos, the latest in a series of privacy snafus at the social-media company......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj6 hr. 21 min. ago

General Electric Exits Pivotal Software With $98 Million Stock Sale

A GE unit sold its remaining 5.7 million shares of cloud firm Pivotal. Prior to the sale, GE had been the third-largest holder......»»

Category: topSource: barrons6 hr. 51 min. ago