The world is running short of sugar, and it could get worse

Just as the world’s top sugar traders forecast a global shortage of the commodity, No. 1 raw-sugar importer Indonesia says it wants a record amount of the sweet stuff......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 13th, 2020

The World Is Running Short of Sugar. Here’s Why Prices Are Likely to Rise Even More

Global sugar prices have surged about 12% this year J.....»»

Category: topSource: timeFeb 12th, 2020

Elon Musk responded to a long-running fan joke that he has a World War I-era fighter pilot doppelganger

Getty Images A fan of Elon Musk's tweeted at the bi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider13 hr. 20 min. ago

Domino"s CEO doubles down on carryout strategy in a world of delivery competition

"While most of the industry is running headlong into delivery ... [we're] growing that carryout channel," CEO Ritch Allison says after shares pop 26% on strong quarter report......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyFeb 20th, 2020

Kickstarter staff votes to unionize, a sign of rising labor tensions in tech

Waves of activism have coursed through the world of tech in the past few years, but they have largely stopped short of union campaigns......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 18th, 2020

Apple warns sales to fall short of target due to coronavirus impact

Apple Inc warned on Monday it was unlikely to meet its March quarter sales guidance set just three weeks ago as the world's most valuable technology firm became one of the biggest corporate casualties of China's coronavirus epidemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 18th, 2020

WTO gives somber goods trade outlook, sees virus threat

Growth of global trade in goods is likely to remain weak in early 2020, the World Trade Organization (WTO) said on Monday, adding that the below-trend performance could become even worse due to the new coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 17th, 2020

I spent a week following the 7 steps to Finnish happiness, and found drinking alone plus an ice-water plunge actually made me more relaxed

Rachel Hosie/Insider Finland was named the happiest country in the world in 2019 for the second year running in the annua.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 16th, 2020

I flew on the "world"s worst short-haul airline," Ryanair, and it was so comfortable and stress-free it was one of the best flights I"ve been on

Ben Mack / Insider and AP Photo / Shawn Pogatchnik Ryanair was voted the "world's worst short-haul airline" in a survey by Which? of more than 6,500 passengers, and has poor reviews on sites li.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 15th, 2020

What’s Next If Gold Miners Run Out of Gold?

The CEO of Barrick Gold said earlier this week that the world's supply of gold could fall 30% short of demand by 2029. Will a digital currency replace the missing gold? Is that even possible?.....»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 14th, 2020

I "rented" a Finn for a day of nature, saunas, and food, and it was clear why the lifestyle makes the country"s people the happiest in the world

Rachel Hosie/Insider After being named the happiest country in the world for the second year running, last summer Finland launched a "Rent a Finn" scheme for tourists. I missed out on the program during s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 12th, 2020

How this 27-year-old "digital nomad" travels the world while running a successful business

Provided Johannes Larsson lives the dream of many young people.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 12th, 2020

Nike launches Alphafly shoe to outrun "tech doping" uproar

Nike has launched a new running shoe that complies with limits set by World Athletics after the governing body imposed a landmark ban on a version of the sportswear giant's Vaporfly shoes......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 7th, 2020

Corporate Counsel Awards: Outstanding General Counsel

The Charlotte Business Journal's Corporate Counsel Awards program, now in its ninth year, highlights a group of professionals who keep the business world running but rarely get public recognition......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 7th, 2020

I stopped 10 people on the streets of Finland, the happiest country in the world, to find out what their secret is

Rachel Hosie/Insider Finland was named the happiest country in the world in 2019 for the second year running in the annual .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 6th, 2020

UN: World food prices rise for fourth month running, cereal outlook up

World food prices rise for fourth month running, cereal outlook up: U.N......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 6th, 2020

The WHO keeps sticking up for China as the coronavirus gets worse and experts paint a far darker picture

Reuters The World Health Organization has repeatedly offered support to China as it has struggled to contain the coronavirus epidemic which began in the ci.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 4th, 2020

What is the D.C. region"s biggest economic challenge for 2020? One expert weighs in.

This year sees the D.C. region welcoming the second headquarters of one of the world's biggest public companies and a burgeoning new tech scene even as it grapples with a rising dilemma around housing affordability and worsening traffic. In short,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 3rd, 2020

WWE stock gets body slammed by executive shakeup

The news just keeps getting worse for World Wrestling Entertainment......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 3rd, 2020

Negative Rates Are Forcing German Banks To Hoard So Much Cash They"re Running Out Of Space

Negative Rates Are Forcing German Banks To Hoard So Much Cash They're Running Out Of Space The increasingly unstable and unpredictable world isn't the only reason why betting on safe-.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 1st, 2020

Elon Musk is starting to resemble a "quiet assassin" as the short-seller argument about Tesla disintegrates, an expert says (TSLA)

Rashid Umar Abbasi / Reuters The arguments used by Tesla short-sellers are running out of steam, said Gene Muns.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 31st, 2020