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Tesla’s in Trouble but Don’t Panic — Yet

In a worst-case scenario for electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc. (NYSE: TSLA), analysts at Morgan Stanley on Tuesday said that the company's stock price could plummet to $10 a share. ...
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World’s First Blockchain-Managed Bond Launched

The World Bank and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) have launched the first bond offering that was created and managed solely using blockchain technology. The A$100 million ($73.16 million) ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

A major Chinese telecom is dropping in its initial public offering: Shares of Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp., which raised US$4.7 billion in one of Hong Kong’s largest tech initial public offerings ...
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Moody’s Expects Poor Global Growth Through 2017

Moody's expects slack growth in the world's economy for the next two years, which leaves it vulnerable to "shocks" such as those that could cause another financial crisis or recession. ...
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China Economy Staggers at 6.9%

For the first time since the Great Recession, China's economy rose less that 7%. In the first three quarters, the number was 6.9%. The figure beat most forecasts but was ...
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Global Economic Growth to Slow: OECD

Another large independent organization has followed the World Bank and International Monetary Fund in a downgrade of global growth this year. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) cut ...
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China Growth Slows, Drags Down Asia

Whether it is purchasing managers index (PMI) statistics or imports and exports, more and more signs point to a tapering of China's growth. Even the central government has moved its ...
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The Healthiest (and Least Healthy) Countries in the World

World Health Day is on April 7, and people around the globe are turning their attention to health issues. The global infant mortality rate of 33.6 deaths per 1,000 live ...
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100 Million Chinese Watch Pollution Video Online

In its first two days of release, a 143-minute documentary on the vast pollution problem in China has been viewed by more than 100 million Chinese citizens on the Tencent ...
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China’s Economy Still Troubled, Based on PMI

China announced its gross domestic product (GDP) grew at 7.4% last year, which was a quarter of a percent low based on analysis by economists and journalists. Some fear the growth ...
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IMF Cuts Global Growth Outlook

As the world's rich and powerful gather at Davos, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) had a message for them and other world leaders. The agency followed the World Bank's decision ...
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The Only State With $3 Gas

The average price for a gallon of regular gasoline in the United States is $2.07, down from $3.30 a year ago. The state with the lowest gas price is Missouri ...
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World Bank Slashes Global Growth Forecast

The World Bank claims it sees the future and does not like it, at least economically. The organization cut its forecast for global GDP growth this year to 3%.0. The ...
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Russia’s Economy by the Numbers

Many experts believe that Russia will fall into a deep recession next year, due primarily to a drop in oil prices. The recession, as a matter of fact, may have ...
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Ebola Outbreak Could Cost $32 Billion — World Bank

So far, the Ebola virus has affected as many as tens of thousands of people, mostly in Africa. Several thousands have died. But there are continual warnings that the spread ...
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