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Will UK budget deficit skyrocket following Brexit?

A catastrophe, a tsunami, a return to austerity. Britain’s budget deficit is likely to more than double to around 100 billion pounds if the country leaves the European Union without a deal, a leading think-tank said on Tuesday. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) predicted

US truck sales up in Q3 starkbiz

US truck sales up in Q3

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and Ford Motor Co and on Wednesday reported higher pick-up truck sales for the third quarter in the United States. Lower interest rates helped boost demand in a market that has seen sales decline. Ford said sales of its pick-up trucks

Google to invest $3.3B in European data centers

Google  will make an investment of  $3.3 billion (3 billion euros) over the next two years to expand its data centers across Europe, the company said Friday. The Company’s Chief Executive Sundar Pichai said in a blog post that the investment plan includes an additional

Li Ka-shing, the frugal billionaire

Li Ka-shing GBM KBE JP  is a Hong Kong business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. As of June 2019, Li is the 30th richest person in the world, with an estimated net wealth of US$29.4 billion. He is the senior advisor for CK Hutchison Holdings, after he retired from the Chairman of the

Justin Kan, the daily chores method starkbiz

Justin Kan, the “daily chores” method

Justin Kan,  says that all the credit for his success goes to his mother and the way she used to assign chores to him and his brothers when they were little kids. Justin Kan  is an American Internet entrepreneur and investor who is currently the

nicole junkermann business leader starkbiz

Nicole Junkermann, business leader

Nicole Junkermann is a German born and London-based entrepreneur and investor. She is the founder of NJF Holdings, which includes NJF Capital, NJF Private Equity, NJF Real Estate and The JJ Collection. As a business leader she is focused primarily on the crossover between the media

Peter Buck, top restauratuer

Peter Buck is an American top restauratuer, physicist and philantropist. He co-founded the Subway fast food restaurant chain. Buck was born in South Portland, Maine, in 1930. He was graduated from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, in 1952. He then earned master’s and doctoral degrees in physics at Columbia

Ma Huateng, ‘world’s best CEO’

Tencent Holdings chairman and CEO Ma Huateng, also known as Pony Ma, was named among the world’s best CEOs for the second consecutive year. He was named by Barron’s, a financial weekly published by Dow Jones & Company, China Daily reported. This is the 15th