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Global Economic Slowdown Hits Japan

TOKYO – Japan’s local assessment of the economy has put pressure on exports and industrial production. Due to the global economic slowdown, they have advised companies to cut back on their production until trends pick up. This of course, poses as a problem for manufacturers because that would mean that Read On..

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China’s Economic Growth Influences Market Oil Prices

NEW YORK – Oil futures in the U.S. closed higher on Friday, with the trend lasting 3 days and rising up to over 3% during the week. This is due to the fact that China’s GDP in the second quarter was not as bad as some sectors feared, easing various Read On..

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China’s Consumer Inflation Rate Falls by 2.2%

  BEIJING – Last June, economists made a forecast that China’s inflation rate would go down 2.3%. Official data that was released last Monday showed that the annual consumer inflation rate in China fell to 2.2% in June from the 3.0% rate they had in May. This information gives Beijing Read On..

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China Sees No Quick Recovery

BEIJING – China’s economy is under “enormous pressure”  because despite the stimulus measures, it continues to decline. This news was announced Prime Minister Wen Jiabao last Sunday. Wen’s statement diminished the hope that the country will soon recover from its sharpest drop since the global financial crisis of 2008. “The Read On..

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China Takes Over the World of Cinema

BEIJING, China – Chinese conglomerate Wanda announced Monday that it will buy the U.S. company American Multi-Cinema (AMC), which manages hundreds of movie theaters in the U.S. and Canada. As such, China will then become the world’s largest owner of cinemas.   The Wanda Chinese private group, which has a Read On..

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HP’s New Invention: Flexible Displays

Having a flexible display on your forearm, with a thickness similar to a human hair or having technology that involves the end of hard disk storage method, are two of the many investigations conducted by the team of HP Labs, led by scientist John Apostolopoulos.   From its headquarters in Read On..

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HP Holds a Tablet for SMEs

SHANGHAI – HP’s bid for 2012 will promote the development of their ultrabook, but without leaving aside their line of tablets, especially with a focus on the development of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs ). This was according to Todd Bradley, vice president of computer and printing technology.   “I’m Read On..

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