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Singapore Airlines Is Making Some Major Upgrades For Economy Passengers

Although the new seats are evolutionary, rather than revolutionary, and initially will be fitted to only eight new Boeing 777s, they are significant in some respects.<p>They reflect the changing demands of passengers, particularly in the way they can use their own electronic devices in conjunction …

Singapore Airlines

Journalist says she was shocked at comments from Vancouver Olympic CEO

It was the day Laura Robinson's investigation into former Vancouver Olympics CEO John Furlong was published, and the freelance journalist was bombarded with calls and e-mails from other reporters.<p>One reporter told her Mr. Furlong, the man who led the 2010 Games, was about to hold a news conference …

Family values help Greek shipping business go global

<b>When George Logothetis first joined the family business in 1993, Lomar Shipping was a small London-based company with just three vessels.</b><p>Today, Lomar is a subsidiary of what has grown into the Libra Group, an international conglomerate with 30 business units across 26 locations.<p>It has all taken …

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Apple Just Hired The CEO Of A Paris-Based Fashion House As A New VP To Work On 'Special Projects'

Bloomberg was the first to break the news with an official statement from Apple announcing the hire.<p>Deneve will be working on "Special Projects," according to Apple's minimal description of his new job.<p>According to Deneve's Wikipedia page, he used to work in Apple's marketing department from …

Wearable Tech

US CEOs now earn 273 times the typical worker’s pay

CEOs: They used to be just like us. Well, at least a lot <i>more</i> like us. Thirty years ago, the average chief executive of a large public company earned less than 30-times more than the typical worker. But today they rake in between 202 and 273-times the pay, as shown in the graph below from a new …

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