Jaslin Martin

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Spending by Households, Companies Propels U.S.: Economy

The world’s largest economy grew faster in the third quarter than first estimated, capping its strongest six months in a decade, as consumers went …

The Software Defined Business: A Revitalized CA Catalyzes the Application Economy

The old-tech/new-tech dichotomy, between technology companies that predate the era of smartphones, social networks and cloud services and those from the mobile app, post-PC generation, needn’t be an unbridgeable chasm. Microsoft’s renaissance under it’s cloud-savvy new CEO is a great example. But …

Japan's Economy Is in a Recession Because of a Premature Tax Hike

Japan woke up to bad news Monday morning: The economy contracted 1.6 percent in the third quarter, technically falling into a recession. Economists …

Samsung to slash number of smartphone models

Seoul – Samsung Electronics has announced plans to slash the number of smartphone models it issues next year by up to one-third as it tries to …

Africa Can Boost Economy By U.S. $500 Billion

A Ghanaian radio presenter. Investing in young women and adolescent girls and produce “enormous” returns, says the UN Population Fund.<p>Cape Town — …

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Japan's economy slides into recession

Japan, the world’s third-largest economy, has unexpectedly slid into recession.<p>This comes after a rise in the national sales tax from five percent to eight percent resulted in reduced consumer spending.<p>The tax hike was part of a plan to curb Japan’s huge public debt, the worst among advanced …

The Clean Economy: How CFOs Can Build A More Sustainable Future

In recent years, consumers have become more conscious of sustainability and, in turn, an increasing number of companies are attempting to “go green.” As strategic advisors, CFOs are playing an important role in helping their organizations understand the value in creating a sustainable future. I …

Leveraging The Instant Gratification Economy for Your Business

We’re living in an instant gratification society, and the slew of new businesses forming what some are calling the “middleman economy” stands as proof. A new startup seems to pop up daily, and all are taking notes from the leaders of this nascent market – namely Uber, GrubHub/Seamless, and …