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July 21, 2014, No comments

Tensions between Israel and the Palestinian militant group Hamas are running high after days of fighting. The peace process has faltered and the shadow of terrorism remains as property is [...]

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The High Cost of Climate Change: A Warning to Businesses, Investors, and Homeowners

July 21, 2014, No comments

“Risky Business,” a new report led by Mike Bloomberg and Henry Paulson, aims to frame climate change in economic terms. Will it make Ameri ...

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Wal-Mart Promotes Women Empowerment with New Women-owned Business Label

July 15, 2014, No comments

Businesses play a vital role in promoting global economic empowerment of women.To step up its efforts to highlight and promote women-owned businesses, ...

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Big Business and Big Impact: 12 Million Gallons of Water Savings a Year

July 8, 2014, No comments

Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp., has marked a major environmental milestone with the reduction of annual water consumption by ...

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    Gift Finance in the Ecological Age
    June 19, 2014, No comments

    Ever since the statistic we call GDP was invented in the 1930s, economists and politicians have used it as a proxy for the public good. It seems reasonable: the more [...]

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    Top Notch Affordable Housing
    June 17, 2014, No comments

    Watch out America, there’s a new breed of affordable housing in town.  Nestled in the Morrisania neighborhood of the Bronx, the Arbor House is reshaping the way cities envision low-income housing projects.  The eight story [...]

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    IKEA U.S. Rolls Out Solar Power
    June 17, 2014, No comments

    Ikea U.S. recently announced plans to install a solar energy system at its Merriam, Kansas store slated to open this fall. The store is located about eight miles from Kansas [...]