Venezuela"s Socialist Hyperinflation Turned People Back To Barter System

Authored by Mac Slavo via, In the wake of socialist Venezuela’s massive h.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 12th, 2018

In Socialist Venezuela, The Poor Starve To Death While The Politically Powerful Feast

Authored by Tho Bishop via The Mises Institute, The socialist policies of the Venezuela government continue to impose a living hell on its people. Hyperinflation has turned its currency to literal garbage. Mortality rate.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 20th, 2018

Exclusive: Venezuela rejected BP bid to buy Total"s stake in gas block - sources

Venezuela's oil ministry last month turned down a proposal by BP to buy Total's stake in a promising but inactive natural gas project along the maritime border with Trinidad and Tobago, five people briefed on the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 26th, 2018

"No One Will Stop Us" - Venezuela"s Maduro Slams Trump"s UN Speech Which Hinted At Coup

During his Tuesday UN General Assembly address President Trump held nothing back in terms of excoriating the socialist pariah state of Venezuela and leader Nicolas Maduro. "Not long ago, Venezuela was one of the richest.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 26th, 2018

Malcolm Yards phase one: Food hall, grocery store and 287 apartments in Prospect Park

“With grain elevators, train tracks and industrial uses, people had turned their back on this area. Now, with a light rail stop, Surly and (several apartment projects), this place is just exploding.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2018

Fish for flour? Barter is Venezuela"s new currency

In the face of hyperinflation and a dearth of cash, Venezuelans are increasingly turning to bartering for basic transactions. As Ivor Bennett reports, barter clubs are also springing up in Argentina as a shrinking economy takes hold......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 4th, 2018

F.C.C. Plan to Roll Back Net Neutrality Worries Small Businesses

Small companies, which have increasingly turned to the internet, worry that a pay-for-play system online could price them out of doing business......»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytMay 17th, 2018

Former Iowa Teacher Convicted of Filming Student in Restroom Allowed to Volunteer At Schools

"It gives me a certain level of discomfort knowing that he's back in the school system and knowing that people are OK with it," former student Katie Pollock said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 27th, 2018

7 famous ghost stories that turned out to be total BS

FOTOKITA/Shutterstock People love a good ghost story. For some, it's about the thrill of being scared and for others, it's part of a bigger belief system. Whether it's based on a creepy town legend or someone's real-life experiences, t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2018

German Cabinet approves plan to expand job-seeker visas

Germany's Cabinet has approved a plan to expand a system of visas allowing people from outside the European Union to seek jobs as it tries to tackle a shortfall of skilled workers......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews2 hr. 10 min. ago

How to delete Facebook without losing your friends and photos

Casey Neistat wrote an article back in 2014 how he 'fixed' his Facebook by unfriending people who shared too much. I tried this in 2017… and it absolutely didn’t work! .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 17th, 2018

Crain"s 2018 Newsmaker: Andy Byford

A May estimate found that 264,000 people had moved to the city within the past year. Among them was Andy Byford, who had been running Toronto’s transit system after time at the London Underground. As... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 16th, 2018

Cydia"s app store for jailbroken iPhones shuts down

For years, people with jailbroken iPhones have turned to the Cydia Store to download apps that Apple wouldn't allow through its own portal......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 16th, 2018

D.C. sues Providence, alleges hospital lacks approval to scale back

The D.C. government is suing Providence Health System, alleging the Northeast D.C. hospital violated the terms of its newly renewed license by scaling back many of its services Friday. The lawsuit, filed Friday in D.C. Superior Court by District A.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 15th, 2018

Key Words: ‘People are underinvested,’ and they’re going to miss out, warns Wall Street vet

On Oct. 2, Raymond James strategist Jeff Saut presciently told his trading clients to raise some cash ahead of what he predicted would be a period of weakness in the stock market. Two months later, and he’s putting that money back to work:.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 15th, 2018

Trump Names Mick Mulvaney as Acting White House Chief of Staff

At least two other people reportedly turned Trump down prior to the annou.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 14th, 2018

Exclusive: China Development Bank supervising HNA asset sales - sources

China Development Bank (CDB) is leading a team to supervise HNA Group's asset disposals as the heavily indebted conglomerate scales back operations to a point that will leave it holding only core assets, people familiar with the situation said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 14th, 2018

Some Facebook fact-checkers aren"t sure if their efforts are working

One former fact-checker told The Guardian that the tech firm used people in her position for "crisis PR." Facebook has pushed back against the report......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 13th, 2018

A boutique Virginia winery is on the market for $2M. Even the staff conveys.

Admit it — you’ve dreamed of owning a vineyard. The grapes, the acreage, the sunlight on your back and a product that makes people happy. It seems like a good gig, even if you have to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty. Well, here.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2018

Dream Getaways: Elegant Naples home with anti-mosquito system listed for $3.75 million

It's back to Florida for this week's Dream Getaways feature. A five-bedroom, seven-bathroom home at 515 Riviera Drive in Naples is on the market for $3.75 million. The 6,107-square-foot home was built in 2014 by Randall Mitchell of Naples-based K.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2018

Russia Withdraws Jets From Venezuela After Spat With U.S.

Two Russian bombers that flew to Venezuela on Monday as a gesture of support for socialist President Nicolás Maduro will leave on Friday and return to Russia, the White House said, following a diplomatic spat over the visit......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 13th, 2018