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Beonprice raises €2.5m Series A funding

10 days ago   |   UKTN

One of Europe's most innovative solutions in the B2B hospitality travel technology sector, Beonprice, has today announced the closure of a Series A funding round of €2.5...
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Andreessen Horowitz is doubling down on Latin America with a $165 million investment in Loft, a Brazilian real estate startup taking on Zillow in developing markets

Andreessen Horowitz is doubling down on Latin America with a $165 million investment in Loft, a Brazilian real estate startup taking on Zillow in developing markets

16 days ago   |   Business Insider

Loft, a Brazilian home buying and selling startup, announced its $165 million Series C funding on Friday. The round was led by Andreessen Horowitz and Vulcan Capital. Although...
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Trump's tariffs are driving job losses and production cost hikes, the Fed says

Trump's tariffs are driving job losses and production cost hikes, the Fed says

17 days ago   |   Business Insider

President Trump's tariffs are harming the sector he pledged in 2016 to protect, according to a recent Federal Reserve study . The president's 2018 tariffs fueled job loss...
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'Can you pay cash for Uber Eats?': You can in some locations - here's what you need to know

'Can you pay cash for Uber Eats?': You can in some locations - here's what you need to know

20 days ago   |   Business Insider

You can pay cash for Uber Eats in certain markets, but not in the US. US users can pay for Uber Eats using PayPal , which eliminates the need to have a credit card. However...
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Latin America's tumultuous year turns expectations on their head

20 days ago   |   The Guardian

2020 could bring another year of turmoil for Latin America after the dramatic events of 2019 from the Caribbean to Chile Celso Amorim joined Brazil's foreign service nearly six...
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Coach Mohamed typifies Argentine influence on Mexican soccer

22 days ago   |   Reuters

He is little known outside Latin America, but Antonio Mohamed, who hopes to coach Monterrey to the Mexican league title on Sunday, is one of the best-known faces in his adopted...
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The Pentagon is thinking about closing a $110 million drone base it just opened to focus on Russia and China

The Pentagon is thinking about closing a $110 million drone base it just opened to focus on Russia and China

26 days ago   |   Business Insider

The US military is reassessing its operations as part of a shift toward competition with so-called great powers, like Russia and China. The Pentagon has been focusing on...
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Plan S: Not a Threat to Open Access Publishing in Latin America

Plan S: Not a Threat to Open Access Publishing in Latin America

27 days ago   |   Social Science Space

This post is a response to Aguado López and Becerril García's article: Before Plan S, There was Latin America's AmeliCA. Recently, concerns have been raised about the...
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Here are all the ways bitcoin could help address income inequality in the 2020s

Here are all the ways bitcoin could help address income inequality in the 2020s

30 days ago   |   Business Insider

As US income inequality reaches a record high, many wonder how blockchain technology and bitcoin fits in the equation. Digital currencies have the potential to bridge the...
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Latin America: Cautious optimism for 2020 and 2021 - ABN AMRO

1 month ago   |   FXCM

Analysts at ABN AMRO expect that growth in Latin America will improve from -0.4% in 2019 to 1.3% in 2020 and 2.3% in 2021. Key quotes "Leaving out Venezuela, our growth...
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Meet Love Island 2020 contestant Nas Majeed who says he's “different” to...

Meet Love Island 2020 contestant Nas Majeed who says he's “different” to past islanders

With its very first winter edition, Love Island is back far sooner than usual for 2020. This time, 12 singletons looking for love will be heading to the brand new villa in... Read more ...

Amy Willerton introduces her and fiancé Daniel Day's baby girl Demelza Eira...

Amy Willerton introduces her and fiancé Daniel Day's baby girl Demelza Eira to the world

The model, 27,has revealed that she and fiancé Daniel Day have welcomed a little girl into the world, who they have named Demelza Eira. Read more ...

Intelligence services say there is 'no imminent threat' to US troops...

Intelligence services say there is 'no imminent threat' to US troops stationed in Germany after tip

Tower Barracks in Grafenwohr and Dulmen were both named in the 'spot' report. The U.S.'s 66th Military Intelligence Brigade said the warning was 'third party'. Read more ...

Prince Harry Says There Was 'No Other Option' But To Quit Royal Family

Prince Harry Says There Was 'No Other Option' But To Quit Royal Family

Prince Harry has said he is “taking a leap of faith” in quitting the royal family with Meghan Markle - but insisted there was “really was no other option”. During a heartfelt... Read more ...

Australian Open 2020 live stream: how to watch tennis online from anywhere

Australian Open 2020 live stream: how to watch tennis online from anywhere

The decade's first tennis Grand Slam is upon us, but one look at the favorites for this year's Australian Open suggests the tournament is unlikely to signal a new era for the... Read more ...

PM To Raise Concerns About 'Driving Habits Of US Personnel' At World...

PM To Raise Concerns About 'Driving Habits Of US Personnel' At World Leaders' Summit After Footage From Harry Dunn RAF Base Emerges

Boris Johnson will raise concerns over the driving of US diplomatic staff at a world leaders' summit, after footage emerged of a near-miss close to the RAF base where Harry... Read more ...

Irish police told five months ago suspected killer of teenager was on a...

Irish police told five months ago suspected killer of teenager was on a three-man hit list

Last year senor police officers in Ireland learned that three people were on a hit list during a brutal gang feud. One of the men went on to kill 17-year-old Keane... Read more ...

Baby Archie's mystery godmother finally revealed as Harry's much loved...

Baby Archie's mystery godmother finally revealed as Harry's much loved childhood mentor

PRINCE HARRY and Meghan Markle welcomed baby Archie into the world last May, but have since refused to announce who who his godparents following his christening in July. Read more ...

PM to press US after more cars seen ‘driving on wrong side of road' by RAF base

PM to press US after more cars seen ‘driving on wrong side of road' by RAF base

Caption: Boris Johnson steps in after US soldiers filmed driving on wrong side of road Boris Johnson will address the driving habits of US staff at an RAF base in... Read more ...

Titans vs Chiefs live stream: how to watch NFL's AFC Conference Championship...

Titans vs Chiefs live stream: how to watch NFL's AFC Conference Championship 2020 from anywhere

The AFC Conference Championship is on the line and today you'll get to see the Tennessee Titans take on the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium with the winner heading... Read more ...