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Raises and Bonuses Are About Economics, Not Politics

The bonuses and wage increases companies have been handing out since the tax plan passed won’t weigh very heavily on profit margins. The environment that engendered them will.
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Raises and Bonuses Are About Economics, Not Politics

The bonuses and wage increases companies have been handing out since the tax plan passed won’t weigh very heavily on profit margins. The environment that engendered them will.

New cigarette excise tax is trade discrimination: European business group

The European Association for Business and Commerce (EABC) has expressed concerns over an ongoing issue related to cigarette excise taxes.
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New cigarette excise tax is trade discrimination: European business group

The European Association for Business and Commerce (EABC) has expressed concerns over an ongoing issue related to cigarette excise taxes.

Can Mark Zuckerberg Bend Facebook Without Breaking It?

Mark Zuckerberg’s main challenge now is fixing the social network without breaking it. That dilemma was apparent last week when the 33-year-old chief executive announced changes to the company’s News Feed tool.
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Can Mark Zuckerberg Bend Facebook Without Breaking It?

Mark Zuckerberg’s main challenge now is fixing the social network without breaking it. That dilemma was apparent last week when the 33-year-old chief executive announced changes to the company’s News Feed tool.

Why Oil Is About to Hit Troubled Waters

Brent crude hit a three-year high last week, and the obvious question was when would the shale drillers turn on the taps. The better question this time around is what will happen to demand and volatility in the oil market.
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Why Oil Is About to Hit Troubled Waters

Brent crude hit a three-year high last week, and the obvious question was when would the shale drillers turn on the taps. The better question this time around is what will happen to demand and volatility in the oil market.

Sri Ayudhya Capital shareholders to vote on deal between Sri Ayudhya General Insurance and Allianz Insurance

Sri Ayudhya Capital will hold a shareholders meeting on Friday for a vote on for the proposed M&A deal between Sri Ayudhya General Insurance Public Company Limited (SAGI) and Allianz Insurance Public Company Limited (AYUD).
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Sri Ayudhya Capital shareholders to vote on deal between Sri Ayudhya General Insurance and Allianz Insurance

Sri Ayudhya Capital will hold a shareholders meeting on Friday for a vote on for the proposed M&A deal between Sri Ayudhya General Insurance Public Company Limited (SAGI) and Allianz Insurance Public Company Limited (AYUD).

Five ways marketing will change in 2018

Envirosell (Thailand) has unveiled its “five consumer lifestyle trends” for 2018, noting that marketing experts must alter their tactics and communication approach with consumers.
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Five ways marketing will change in 2018

Envirosell (Thailand) has unveiled its “five consumer lifestyle trends” for 2018, noting that marketing experts must alter their tactics and communication approach with consumers.

Ruam Charoen Yont named as Tata dealer

Tata Motors (Thailand) chief executive Sanjay Mishra and sales chief Karanjit Rosha signed an agreement this week with Nopparat Salaruk to make Ruam Charoen Yont Motor, of which Nopparat is managing director, an official dealer of Tata vehicles.
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Ruam Charoen Yont named as Tata dealer

Tata Motors (Thailand) chief executive Sanjay Mishra and sales chief Karanjit Rosha signed an agreement this week with Nopparat Salaruk to make Ruam Charoen Yont Motor, of which Nopparat is managing director, an official dealer of Tata vehicles.

Invite friends to an app, get some cash

ShopBack, a cashback website and application, has launched its “Invite a Friend Bonus”, which offers up to Bt3,000 in a cashback bonus for those who are able to invite seven of their friends to use the service,
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Invite friends to an app, get some cash

ShopBack, a cashback website and application, has launched its “Invite a Friend Bonus”, which offers up to Bt3,000 in a cashback bonus for those who are able to invite seven of their friends to use the service,

YouTube toughens rules regarding which videos get ads

YouTube on Tuesday announced ramped-up rules regarding when it will run ads with videos as it scrambled to quell concerns by brands about being paired with troublesome content.
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YouTube toughens rules regarding which videos get ads

YouTube on Tuesday announced ramped-up rules regarding when it will run ads with videos as it scrambled to quell concerns by brands about being paired with troublesome content.

RS launches Lifestar BIZ direct sales

RS is expanding its Lifestar health and beauty business with the launch of Lifestar BIZ direct sales. RS’s Lifestar business saw sales rising more than 600 per cent last year. The Lifestar BIZ targets 10,000 persons applying to become its sales people in t
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RS launches Lifestar BIZ direct sales

RS is expanding its Lifestar health and beauty business with the launch of Lifestar BIZ direct sales. RS’s Lifestar business saw sales rising more than 600 per cent last year. The Lifestar BIZ targets 10,000 persons applying to become its sales people in the first year.

Bank on JPMorgan, Not Wells

Fourth-quarter results for two of America’s largest banks highlight JPMorgan Chase’s resilience and Wells Fargo’s continued befuddlement..
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Bank on JPMorgan, Not Wells

Fourth-quarter results for two of America’s largest banks highlight JPMorgan Chase’s resilience and Wells Fargo’s continued befuddlement..

Finally, a Clearer Picture on Inflation

Janet Yellen can take a victory lap about inflation on her way out as Federal Reserve chairwoman. She has been saying the weakness in last year’s inflation readings was transitory, and she was right.
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Finally, a Clearer Picture on Inflation

Janet Yellen can take a victory lap about inflation on her way out as Federal Reserve chairwoman. She has been saying the weakness in last year’s inflation readings was transitory, and she was right.

A Place Where Stocks Still Have Reason to Rally

The breadth of the global economic growth pickup is lifting even longstanding laggards. European stocks are a case in point—but the potential for catch-up remains appealing.
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A Place Where Stocks Still Have Reason to Rally

The breadth of the global economic growth pickup is lifting even longstanding laggards. European stocks are a case in point—but the potential for catch-up remains appealing.

Will Airlines Blow Their Tax Windfall?

U.S. airlines are among the biggest beneficiaries of the tax plan. But investors worry that they also may be at the greatest danger of competing their tax gains away.
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Will Airlines Blow Their Tax Windfall?

U.S. airlines are among the biggest beneficiaries of the tax plan. But investors worry that they also may be at the greatest danger of competing their tax gains away.

How to Punish Auditors Behaving Badly

A two-year ban in India for PwC makes a good headline, but the impact may be light. Auditors of public companies often fall short of investor expectations—as do their punishments.
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How to Punish Auditors Behaving Badly

A two-year ban in India for PwC makes a good headline, but the impact may be light. Auditors of public companies often fall short of investor expectations—as do their punishments.

Why Everything Is Still Awesome in Global Markets

The calendar has rolled over but global markets are still thriving on the 2017 playbook. That means that big questions over why growth and inflation are so out of whack with each other remain unanswered.
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Why Everything Is Still Awesome in Global Markets

The calendar has rolled over but global markets are still thriving on the 2017 playbook. That means that big questions over why growth and inflation are so out of whack with each other remain unanswered.

Samsung projects $14.1 billion Q4 operating profits

South Korean telecom giant Samsung Electronics expects to post record operating profits of $14.1 billion in the fourth quarter, it said Tuesday.
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Samsung projects $14.1 billion Q4 operating profits

South Korean telecom giant Samsung Electronics expects to post record operating profits of $14.1 billion in the fourth quarter, it said Tuesday.

BOT clarifies on Phillip Securities’ Bitcoin futures trading service

Phillip Securities (Thailand) has launched trading in Bitcoin futures in Thailand even as the Bank of Thailand (BOT) has questioned its advertisement, which it feels might mislead investors.
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BOT clarifies on Phillip Securities’ Bitcoin futures trading service

Phillip Securities (Thailand) has launched trading in Bitcoin futures in Thailand even as the Bank of Thailand (BOT) has questioned its advertisement, which it feels might mislead investors.

When was the last time you gave feedback that works?

Seven years ago, I broke up with my working partner because of one single piece of feedback: “I don’t feel like we are a team here.” He told me that on the last day of the five consecutive workshops we ran together. Ironically, the workshop was aiming t
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When was the last time you gave feedback that works?

Seven years ago, I broke up with my working partner because of one single piece of feedback: “I don’t feel like we are a team here.” He told me that on the last day of the five consecutive workshops we ran together. Ironically, the workshop was aiming to create collaboration and transformation for leaders during the time of organisation restructuring. 

film fun

CIMB Thai has launched a special promotional campaign for its debit card holders, allowing them to pay with their cards only Bt80 for a ticket for all movies at all participating Major Cineplex and SF branches.
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film fun

CIMB Thai has launched a special promotional campaign for its debit card holders, allowing them to pay with their cards only Bt80 for a ticket for all movies at all participating Major Cineplex and SF branches.

Different approaches to bitcoin in Asia

From clampdowns to a warm embrace, regulators in Asia have taken very different approaches to dealing with the bitcoin phenomenon. Here are the developments in a few key markets:
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Different approaches to bitcoin in Asia

From clampdowns to a warm embrace, regulators in Asia have taken very different approaches to dealing with the bitcoin phenomenon. Here are the developments in a few key markets:

Cooling Ardor for Flashy Smartphones Spells Trouble for Suppliers

Consumers seem less willing to shell out for pricey phones. That means bad weather ahead for Asian companies who make their components.
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Cooling Ardor for Flashy Smartphones Spells Trouble for Suppliers

Consumers seem less willing to shell out for pricey phones. That means bad weather ahead for Asian companies who make their components.

The Dow Has What Investors Want

The Dow Jones Industrial Average has done very well lately, with a total return of 27% since the end of 2016, versus 24% for the S&P 500. And that has less to do with the quirk of how the Dow is constructed than what is in it.
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The Dow Has What Investors Want

The Dow Jones Industrial Average has done very well lately, with a total return of 27% since the end of 2016, versus 24% for the S&P 500. And that has less to do with the quirk of how the Dow is constructed than what is in it.

Public warned of digital currency ‘Ponzi-like’ fraud

THE FINANCE MINISTRY has issued a warning about the high risk of investing in digital currencies, but so far there have not been any concrete measures adopted to deal with the rising popularity of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
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Public warned of digital currency ‘Ponzi-like’ fraud

THE FINANCE MINISTRY has issued a warning about the high risk of investing in digital currencies, but so far there have not been any concrete measures adopted to deal with the rising popularity of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

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