China’s state-owned asset regulator has created a special working team to assist centrally-administered state-owned enterprises in hitting growth targets for 2013, Caixin Online reports.
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Filed under: Investing Women-Owned Businesses Are Second Only to Publicly-Traded Firms in Job Creation since the Great Recession Businesses Owned by Women of Color Skyrocket in Number and Economic Stature The Third Annual State of Women-Owned Businesses Report, Commissioned by American Express OPEN, Examines U.S. Census Data to Update and Expand on 2011 and 2012 Studies...
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The story of Jiang Jianqing, chairman of China's most profitable state-owned bank, illustrates how difficult it can be for the country's state-owned firms to balance the demands of shareholders and the Communist Party.
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The Illinois Department of Transportation has launched an initiative to increase participation of minority- and women-owned companies in state contracts.Click to Continue »
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BARCELONA (Reuters) - Qatar Telecom , seeking to complete its North Africa footprint and grow via mobile broadband, said the Gulf country's good rapport with Morocco could give it an edge over other firms bidding for partly state-owned Maroc Telecom .
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Judy Murray's progressing side have a good chance of beating Argentina in the Fed Cup World Group II play-off, says Jonathan Overend
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French historian Alexis de Tocqueville was amazingly prophetic when he observed in the 19th century that the secret of America's success could be found in the strengths and superiority of its women. I believe women in the 21st century also have the strengths necessary to resolve this nation's most persistent challenges by driving job growth and economic prosperity. Bright,...
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Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) said a $1 billion deal with Argentina’s YPF SA (NYSE:YPF), a vertically integrated state-owned oil and gas company, is in jeopardy over an embargo of $19 billion worth of Chevron assets in the South American country.
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Utah women outpaced U.S. average in starting businesses by Dawn House The Salt Lake Tribune Published Apr 8, 2013 07:49AM MDT When it comes to starting businesses, women in Utah have shined in the past decade and a half. The state has an estimated 72,800 women-owned firms, employing 58,300 workers, and those companies are expected to generate $13 billion in sales this year....
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Knoxville's mayor wants to give more public work to minority- and woman-owned businesses, but some local business owners said they've heard that before from previous administrations.
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