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Donald Trump to overhaul H-1B visa program that admits foreign workers

Temporary worker visa that brings tens of thousands to US annually will be revamped to address alleged abuses, as Trump plays to American working-class<p>In a bid to court working-class voters, Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Tuesday to revamp a temporary visa programme used to bring …

Donald Trump

The Bizarre Ways Niche Dating Services Are Pairing People Off

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last week, news broke that the dating site Tastebuds, a London-based service that makes online love matches by analyzing peoples' musical preferences, had acquired Moosify, a San Francisco-based self-proclaimed 'social dating' app that …

Gluten-Free

'Nathan For You' Recap: It's All Fun and Games Until Your Product Fails Miserably

Business ethics go out the window when Nathan tries to spark new interest in an old toy.<p>Season two of Comedy Central's <i>Nathan For You</i> has seen business "expert" Nathan Fielder reach new highs--and lows. He attracted international media attention for his "Dumb Starbucks" coffee store parody but …

7 Habits Of Highly Effective Entrepreneurs

Most investors like to say they would rather invest in an “A” entrepreneur with a “B” idea than a B-entrepreneur with an A-idea. I generally agree, but what constitutes an A-entrepreneur? They typically have domain expertise, operational experience and strong business acumen. They are driven, …

Creating Brand Joy. Disrupting With Purpose.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s social media age, brands are created, shaped, resurrected and crowdsourced. But they can be brought down just as quickly by a rising tide of social comments. Control has shifted from big business to powerful consumers -- with …

Tips for travelling in 21st-century China

The Middle Kingdom is one of the fastest changing countries in the world. Its economy is robust and its population increasingly more modern and tech savvy. Yet, China is still a country of paradoxes.<p>You’ll get 3G connection in remote farmland in Inner Mongolia, though there mightn't be running …

Bank of China

Budget Vacation? Try Language School

Aqui was mi problema: "<i>Quiero apprender mas espanol porque hablo solamente un little y solamante en el presente.</i>" I was tense challenged.<p>Think very bad Spanglish.<p>No matter. I wanted to upgrade my Spanish, to see if the old brain could still learn to conjugate. And with only a week for this …

Photographer's New Pictures Of His Girlfriend Leading Him Around The World Will Inspire You To Travel

<b>Jump right to the photos »</b><p>The Moscow-based couple have continued to travel since the initial photos surfaced in March, and now Murad has a fresh batch of images in the series, titled "Follow Me."<p>The first picture happened entirely by accident in Barcelona, when Natalia and Murad were on vacation. …

Art Basel

10 Places to Go While They Are Still Cheap: 2014 Edition

Do your travel ambitions eclipse your bank account? We've got just the fix: destinations around the world that offer plenty of cheap ways to stay, play, and eat. Whether you're on the prowl for a perfect beach or a city bursting with culture, these cities and countries deliver big but cost little. …

Beautiful Budapest

Q&A: Ted Allen From Chopped Talks In-Flight Magazines, Mexico, and Airport Food

<i>By Hilary Sheinbaum</i><p>As the star of Food Network's Chopped, and former judge on Bravo's Top Chef, Ted Allen can eat.<p>And eat. And eat.<p>But when he's not eating, or jamming out to David Bowie, he's traveling -- and currently looking for some vacation suggestions. That said, when he does take off, Ted …

Top Chef

Driving Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way

The 'Wild Atlantic Way' driving route neatly packages the abundant attractions of Ireland's west coast, from West Cork to Donegal. The well-signed, easy-to-navigate route includes 157 'Discovery Points', where drivers can stop and learn more about the must-sees and lesser-known diversions of this …

Hanging out at the beach in North Korea – in pictures

Visitors to the DPRK expect to have their every move monitored, so it took travel blog The Velvet Rocket by surprise when they were dropped off at the beach unsupervised for a couple of hours. They set about meeting as many locals as they could, taking photos as they went. The results are a …