Daniele Angriman

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Why A Former Hershey Exec Sold His Porsche To Build A Cashew Business In Mozambique

Do you have to be a little nuts to give up all the trappings of corporate success, move your family to Mozambique to start a cashew company and pledge to give away 90% of your profits to help orphans and farmers?<p>More than a few people suggested as much to Don Larson, a former Hershey Company exec …

Forestry

George Soros says China looks 'eerily' like the US in the run up to the financial crisis

"Most of money that banks are supplying [in China] is needed to keep bad debts and loss-making enterprises alive," he said at a conference at the Asia Society in New York.<p>It's especially important that Soros said this right now. It seems China is trying to reflate a bubble, and Soros is warning …

George Soros

Astaldi: l'estero genera sempre più ricavi, dividendo invariato a 0,2 euro - MilanoFinanza.it

Lo spaccato geografico dei ricavi del gruppo (+7,6% a 2,854 mld di euro nel 2015) ha confermato il progressivo rafforzamento delle attività …

Converting atmospheric carbon dioxide into batteries

An interdisciplinary team of scientists has worked out a way to make electric vehicles that are not only carbon neutral, but carbon negative, capable …

Carbon Dioxide

Algae Could Be The Key To Climate-Friendly Meat

In December of 2015, nearly 200 nations met in Paris and agreed to hold global temperature increase well below 2 degrees Celsius. The agreement was …

Biofuel

Momo, il robodomestico low-cost (tutto italiano) dotato di “buon senso”

Aiutare l'evoluzione umana con i "robodomestici". Ecco la mission di Momo e di Morpheos, la startup siciliana lanciata da Digital Magics. Qui …

Researchers Discover a Natural Food Additive That Blocks Skin Cancer Cells

So much better than sunscreen.<p>Researchers have discovered some rather special properties in the natural food additive, annatto: properties that can …

Che cosa deve fare l'Italia a Bruxelles

Sono stato sempre contrario ad alzare la voce, ma favorevole a parlare per farsi sentire con argomenti che colpiscano con precisione scientifica gli …

Bail-in, ecco come la Germania si salva e umilia l'Italia

<b>Mario Draghi</b> era contrario al «bail in» in salsa tedesca, e lo mise per iscritto su una lettera riservata, inviata alla Commissione Ue nel settembre …

France’s Sigfox brings its IoT network to … Antarctica

The Internet of connected frozen things has arrived.<p>France’s Sigfox, which operates a low-powered communications network for smart devices, announced today that it will be expanding its network to the Belgian polar-exploration station. The goal is to: “strengthen safety and security during research …

Internet of Things

Vi spiego perché Juncker ha torto marcio sull'Italia

<b>Jean-Claude Juncker</b> ha preso d’aceto: abbandonando la consueta flemma, il presidente della Commissione europea ha rimbrottato il premier <b>Matteo Renzi</b>, …

11 stocks Wall Street is betting will tank in 2016

There's a whole cottage industry in Wall Street devoted to betting on which stocks will be the next to collapse.<p>Called "short selling," it's a strategy that investors use to profit when a stock goes lower. The trading tactic was featured in the recently-released film "The Big Short," starring Brad …

CNN

Europe just had a year from hell — and next year could be worse

Not since 1989, the year the Berlin Wall fell and communism crumbled across eastern Europe, has the continent's geopolitical kaleidoscope been shaken up so vigorously.<p>But unlike that year of joyous turmoil, which paved the way for a leap forward in European integration, the crises of 2015 have …

Europe

Is there an economic case for tackling climate change?

<b>What is the economic case for tackling climate change? And if that case can be made, what's the best way of going about it?</b><p>And, yes, this is all based on the assumptions that policy makers are taking with them to the Paris conference: that the climate is warming due at least partly to human …

Climate

The CEO of Credit Suisse just nailed the banking industry's biggest problem in a sentence

"We don't really have a good measure to triangulate returns," he said on Tuesday at the Financial Times banking summit.<p>That's a big statement.<p>It means banking is an industry that doesn't know how to set meaningful profit targets, which is a huge issue when trying to work out a business strategy.<p>As …

Credit Suisse

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Google should be very scared of what Amazon built, according to investor Bill Gurley.</b> He believes Amazon Prime weakens Google's lucrative search business.<p><b>2. These are the hottest Israeli startups of 2015.</b> The list includes an ad tech business, an analytics company, and a viral quiz website.<p><b>3.</b> …

Advertising

Riyadh Gears Up For The MENA Private Equity And Venture Capital Summit

You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Saudi Arabia’s capital is gearing up for the two-day MENA Private Equity and Venture Capital Summit, which will take place from October 25-26, 2015. The summit is co-organized by the investment arm of King …

Cloud-based smartphone hits $1M on Kickstarter -- double the original goal

With its new Robin phone, Nextbit promises to move little-used items from users' handsets to the cloud.<p>The call of a cloud-based smartphone is proving irresistible for some.<p>Startup Nextbit, which reached its Kickstarter funding goal of $500,000 on its first day, said late Tuesday that it has now …

How Much Is Too Much? Money Is Definitely Flowing Into Dubai's Consumer Sector

You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Healthcare, education and all consumer-related investment sectors are by far the most popular investment sectors in the MENA region nowadays. This applies to both the private equity and public equity …