It has been almost two years since Woodridge Capital Partners began construction on their $2.5-Billion New Century Plaza development. With four cranes and a bevy of workers on site, the project continues to move full steam ahead since the retrofit began in 2016. Two 46-story towers, located at 2025 Avenue of the Stars, will house a combined 300 luxury condominiums once...
Donald Trump's daughter is reported to have used a personal email account for government business up to 100 times last year. By Lucia Binding, news reporter Democrats are planning an investigation into Ivanka Trump after she reportedly used a personal email account for government business. Elijah Cummings, the top Democrat on the House Oversight Committee, said the panel would investigate White House...
Donald Trump has admitted Saudi Arabia's crown prince may have known about Jamal Khashoggi's killing - but will not punish the country financially. The US president said America plans to remain a "steadfast partner" of the kingdom. Mr Khashoggi, a journalist and staunch critic of the Saudi rulers, was murdered inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on 2 October after entering...
Economic competitiveness matters. But not as an end in itself - it matters because nations that are more competitive are more productive, and are therefore more able to provide for the social needs of their people. The world has changed dramatically over the last decade, and measuring the factors that determine competitiveness continues to be a highly complex process. That’s...
NEW YORK  The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4 p.m. Stocks are closing sharply lower, erasing the market's gains for the year, as losses for big technology companies like Apple mount. Apple sank 4.8 percent Tuesday. Retailers also fell sharply. Target plunged 10.5 percent after reporting weak results. Victoria's Secret parent company L Brands fell 17.7 percent. Energy companies slumped as...

List of treaties

A treaty is a binding formal agreement, contract, or other written instrument that establishes obligations between two or more subjects of international law (primarily states and international organizations)....

Markets Right Now: Tech rout erases market’s gain for year

NEW YORK  The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4 p.m. Stocks are closing sharply lower, erasing the market's gains for the year, as...

Global Economic Trends: What is the impact of Global Economic Trends on national...

Global Economic Trends refer to current issues of the global economy that are shaping our future, in the next three months as well as...

4 reasons why your country should be more competitive

Economic competitiveness matters. But not as an end in itself - it matters because nations that are more competitive are more productive, and are...

Shibuya Scramble Square To Get Nearly 230-Meter-High Observation Deck in Tokyo

The Shibuya Scramble Square building, also known as Shibuya Sky, is scheduled for an autumn 2019 completion. The project is part of the extensive Shibuya Station District Redevelopment. The...

Century Plaza Renovations Begin in Los Angeles

New York-based Pei Cobb Freed & Partners broke ground this month on a $2.5 billion development aimed at retrofitting and expanding the Minoru Yamasaki-designed Century...

Century Plaza Rebuild Well Underway in Los Angeles

It has been almost two years since Woodridge Capital Partners began construction on their $2.5-Billion New Century Plaza development. With four cranes and a bevy...

Yemen ceasefire hopes dashed as fighting resumes in Hodeidah

The Saudi-led military coalition resumed airstrikes overnight after alleging that rebel forces had fired a missile. Hopes of a ceasefire in Yemen have been dashed...

Calls for new agency to rival Interpol as Russian candidate on course to become...

By Aubrey Allegretti, political reporter Britain should set up a new organisation to rival Interpol if a senior Russian official becomes its new president, ministers...

Bomb blast at religious scholar gathering in Afghanistan kills at least 50

A suicide bomber who targeted a gathering of religious scholars in Kabul has killed at least 50 people and wounded another 80, authorities say. The...

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