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Japan Is Now The Walmart Of The World Economy

Abenomics for a long time was successful in depressing the yen. It went from about 82 yen to a dollar in December 2012, to 105.3 yen to a dollar in January 2014.<p>Year-to-date however the U.S. dollar is down 3.7% against the yen.<p>Richard Bernstein, CEO of Richard Bernstein Advisors, thinks the only …

Stock Markets

Telstra plans to send almost 700 jobs offshore as part of Asian expansion

Union says the outsourcing of 463 internal positions and 208 contractor roles from Australia to Asia is worrying<p>Telstra plans to send 671 Australian jobs to Asia as part of its plans to expand in the region.<p>The telco has told staff it will begin outsourcing roles to its industry partners in Asia …

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The Chromebook gains and Microsoft responds

Chromebooks continue to give Microsoft and Windows trouble. And Microsoft continues to make a case against them.<p>More evidence this week showed that the Chromebook continues to make inroads into traditional Windows markets. And Microsoft is responding.<p>First, let's look at a report that came out this …

Consumer Tech

California very much in running for Tesla Gigafactory

Tesla has a decision to make, and soon.<p>Where to build a "Gigafactory" employing 6,000 people churning out batteries, not only for Tesla's range of electric vehicles, but for solar panels and other energy-saving devices, which analysts believe could truly disrupt the auto industry and a whole lot of …

Tesla

[힘내라! 스타트업] 글로시박스, "스토리와 즐거움을 선사합니다" | IT동아

전자상거래 시장에서 오픈마켓이 강세를 보인지 10년이 훌쩍 넘었으며, 5~6년 전 새롭게 등장한 소셜커머스는 이제 굳건한 전자상거래로 자리잡았다. 그리고 1~2년 전에는 새로운 전자상거래 형태로 큐레이션커머스, 섭스크립션커머스가 대두되고 있다.<p>하지만 소비자 입장에서는 각각의 커머스가 어떤 차이점이 있는지, 기존 전자상거래 대비 어떤 점이 다른지 명확하게 구분되지 않는 것이 현실이다. 어떤 커머스라 하더라도 결국은 '저렴한 가격에 많은 상품을 신속하게 배송'한다는 분위기로 흘러갔고, 결국 오픈마켓이나 소셜커머스나 큐레이션커머스 …

스타트업 투자전략 A to Z

강일용 2014-04-29<p>스타트업의 생명줄인 투자. 우리는 과연 '투자'에 대해 얼마나 잘 알고 있을까? 창업가의 의무는 생각하지 않고, 권리만 생각하고 있지는 않은가. 이스라엘의 스타트업 컨설턴트 엠마 부틴(www.emmabutin.co.kr)이 스타트업 투자에 관련된 가장 기본적이고 중요한 사항을 정리했다. 투자단계는 어떻게 이루어지며, 투자단계마다 창업가가 달성해야 하는 것은 무엇인지, 투자 금액은 얼마나 필요한지, 창업가가 투자자에게 지분을 떼어주는 과정에서 힘의 균형에 신경을 써야 하는 이유는 무엇인지 등을 들려줬다. …

창업을 꿈꾼다면 이곳을 기억하라! 5개 창업지원센터 - 'Startup's Story Platform’

최근 몇년 간 창업 열기가 뜨거워지면서 국내에 수없이 많은 창업지원센터(이하 센터)가 탄생했다. 그중에 대다수는국가지원 센터들이고, 검증과정을 거쳐 지원을 하는 곳이지만, 사업 아이디어와 팀빌딩 부분에서 다소 미진한 초기 창업자들을 돕는 민-관 협력, 민간 인큐베이팅 센터들도 존재한다. 이들 창업 센터들은 인큐베이팅과 엑셀러레이션도 진행하지만, 창업자들의 정보공유 및 네트워킹 공간으로도 용이하기에 창업을 꿈꾸는 이들이라면 염두에 둘 필요가 있다. 또한 아무런 조건없이 각종 창업 교육 및 컨설팅도 받을 수 있다.<p>현대 아산나눔재단의 …

표준계약서는 없어! 그건 원단 같은 거니까! - 'Startup's Story Platform’

<b>현직 변호사가 스타트업에게 전하는 법률조언</b><p>본투글로벌은 미래창조과학부 산하 창업지원센터로, 여타 센터들이 인큐베이팅이나 액셀러레이팅을 지원하는 것과는 달리 백오피스(Back-office)에 대한 지원을 하는 곳입니다. 구체적으로 법무, 특허, 세무 등에 대해 인하우스 컨설팅을 진행하고 있고 필요하다면 GP(Global Partner, 본투글로벌과 파트너십을 맺고 있는 회사) 네트워크를 제공해 후속 지원을 하고 있습니다.<p>지난 9일, 본투글로벌에서 법무를 담당하고 있는 김경주 변호사를 만났습니다. 뉴욕 주 변호사인 그녀는 센터 개관 후 …

5 Characteristics Successful Entrepreneurs Have in Common | Inc.com

Knowing the most common characteristics of successful entrepreneurs is a good place to start in order to better your own business chops. The good news? If you don't have these traits, you can develop them over time.<p>It won't always come naturally to you, but mimicking the positives of successful …

Entrepreneurship

A Look At Tesla's Cheapest Car, The Model 3

Tesla's much-anticipated somewhat affordable electric car will be called the Model 3.<p>The electric carmaker hopes to start selling the smaller, cheaper offering by early 2017, CEO Elon Musk said in an interview published late Tuesday night by British car magazine Auto Express.<p>The car will cost …

Tesla's New Models Will Be Around 50% Cheaper

Tesla Motors founder and CEO Elon Musk revealed that the company’s next generation of vehicles would retail for as little as $35,000, or roughly half …

Tesla

Visa Launches PayPal-Like ‘Checkout’ Widget For Third-Party Websites

Visa wants to make the process of paying for goods on your phone or iPad as easy as swiping your credit or debit card at an offline retailer.<p>To do so, it’s adapting to Internet retail with the launch of Visa Checkout, a new payment option that will allow users to speed through the online checkout …

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Vancouver and Toronto property prices start to percolate again

<i>The Globe’s Real Estate Beat offers news and analysis on the Canadian housing market from real estate reporter Tara Perkins. Read more on The Globe’s</i> housing page <i>and follow Tara on Twitter</i> @TaraPerkins.<p>Parts of the Canadian housing market that most worried policy makers are now seeing significant …

Canadian Real Estate

Japanese messaging app Line files for $10B IPO

Japanese messaging app Line is in the process of filing for an initial public offering valued at over $10 billion or 9 trillion yen, according to Bloomberg News. The company reportedly submitted an application to the Tokyo Stock Exchange two weeks ago.<p>The super popular messaging app, akin to …

Australia is a nation once "roamed by rascals and outlaws", claims China

A Chinese tabloid hits back at Australia in diplomatic row over its pro-Japan stance<p>Australia, once "roamed by rascals and outlaws from Europe", is in no position to criticise China, a newspaper with close ties to the ruling Communist Party said after an Australian visit by Japan's prime …

China

How the 25 Richest Americans Failed Miserably | Inc.com

It's common knowledge that most entrepreneurs fail at some point. Sometimes it's a colossal failure that results in a startup closing its doors.<p>Other times, it's just a little hiccup that makes for a great story. Regardless of the severity of the failure, many successful individuals have had just …

Bill Gates

Eurozone is weak and risks falling into deflation, IMF report warns

Euro area should repair bank balance sheets, step up reforms to boost jobs and the ECB should get ready for quantitative easing<p>The eurozone recovery is weak, its financial markets too fragmented, and the region risks falling into deflation, the International Monetary Fund has warned.<p>The IMF urged …

Ernst & Young settles SEC accusations for $4 million

Ernst & Young has agreed to pay $4 million to settle charges by the Securities and Exchange Commission that its auditors illegally lobbied …

WTO rules against US in trade spat with China and India

<b>The World Trade Organisation (WTO) has found the United States violated global trade rules when it imposed tariffs on products from China and India.</b><p>In response to a 2012 complaint, the WTO said the US improperly imposed tariffs on Chinese steel and solar panels.<p>In a separate ruling, it said the US …

China