Vincent Descollonges

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Three Hidden Costs of Bad Marketing

Granted, there is no sure shot recipe for a winning marketing program. However, you and I will agree that there are countless ways of doing bad marketing.<p>On one end of bad marketing is "clueless marketing" where you spend a ton of money on trying to take your message to the target audience, but the …

Argentina to take legal action against UK for Falklands drilling

Buenos Aires is looking to sue London for British firms' exploration in the Falklands, as two companies announce they have discovered valuable reserves<p><b>Argentina</b> has announced that it is planning to take legal action against the UK for its oil exploration around the <b>Falkland Islands</b>.<p>In a day of …

China targets the dollar

Despite US gyrations to keep them from it, over 40 countries, including bosom buddies Australia, Britain, and Germany, have signed up to join. Japan is still wavering politely.<p>The US government sees the China-dominated AIIB as competition to the US-dominated World Bank and Asian Development Bank. …

Revealed: Full text of Nicola Sturgeon memo

Here is the full text of the British Government's account of the French ambassador's meetings at the Scottish Parliament, including her talks with Nicola Sturgeon.<p><b>Discussion with the French Consul-General</b><p>6 Mar 2015<p>Just had a telephone conversation with Pierre-Alain Coffinier (PAC), the French CG. …

Chinese Premier pledges support for firms to 'charge out into the world' | Reuters

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China plans to cut red tape and reduce costs for Chinese firms looking to spread their reach overseas to help boost growth and stave off a wider economic slowdown, according to a statement from the ruling State Council.<p>China's Premier Li Keqiang speaks during the …