TOP 7 LESSONS EVERY MILLIONAIRES TEACH YOU

A sudden surge of wealth has lifted many Americans into the category of millionaire status. Fidelity Investments says that as of the end of the first quarter of this year, 157,000 people who are enrolled in Fidelity workplace savings accounts had $1 million or more. What are these folks doing right that has allowed them […]

THE VILLAGE OF ILLEGAL GUN MANUFACTURERS

DARRA ADAN KHEL : THE VILLAGE OF ILLEGAL GUNS   Darra Adam Khel is a small village in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan, located between the city of Peshawar and Kohat. An unkempt village of two storey wood and adobe buildings among the sand stone hills, Darra Adam Khel’s economy is driven by only […]

WORLD’S FIRST PLASTIC FREE AISLE OPENS IN NETHERLAND’S SUPERMARKET

Shoppers in the Netherlands will get the chance to visit Europe’s first plastic-free supermarket  in what campaigners claim is a turning point in the war on plastic pollution. The store in Amsterdam will open its doors at 11am when shoppers will be able to choose from more than 700 plastic-free products, all available in one […]

PHILIPPINES TO SHUT THEIR POPULAR TOURIST ISLAND TO CUT POLLUTION

The possible closure of a major coastal tourism magnet in the Philippines for environmental cleanup will hurt business, but for a cause that helps everyone longer term, experts say.   President Rodrigo Duterte said via the presidential website in March he would place Boracay Island under a “state of calamity.” The island may be shut […]

CHINA HITS BACK US WITH TARIFFS ON US IMPORTS

China has imposed tariffs of up to 25 percent on 128 US imports, including pork and wine, after US President Donald Trump raised duties on foreign steel and aluminium imports earlier in March. The tariffs affecting some $US3bn of imports kick in on Monday. Beijing said the move was to “safeguard China’s interests and balance” […]

PIZZA HUT NOW LET’S YOU ORDER PIZZA FROM YOUR SHOES

There is no better place to cook up tech innovation than through pizza delivery. In short order, we’ve gone from calling in orders by telephone (which feels prehistoric now), to sending them online, to texting them, to filling them via emoji. Pizza Hut has concocted a fresh way to get your favorite pie to your […]

SMALL IDEAS THAT MADE A HUGE AMOUNT OF MONEY

Rich inventors have used their resources to create some of the best products of all time, but others took common-sense ideas and turned them into something functional. You might be surprised at how much (or how little) they earned from their inventions. K – CUP   K-Cups are single-serve coffee packages manufactured and sold for […]

‘THE NORWEGIAN SISTERS’ – THE YOUNGEST BILLIONAIRES IN THE WORLD

The world’s youngest billionaires are two Norwegian sisters who enjoy horses, high fashion, and a massive inheritance from their father’s investment company.   Alexandra and Katharina Andresen maintain their title as the world’s youngest billionaires at 21 and 22 years old, respectively, according to the release of Forbes‘ annual Billionaires List this week. The wealthy […]

THE 20 BEST COUNTRIES TO INVEST IN NOW

To qualify as a country worthy of investment, certain standards must be met. A World Bank Group report highlighted four factors — the country’s people, environment, relationships, and framework — that propel both individuals and corporations to invest in a given country’s natural resources, markets, technologies, or brands. Guided by the report from the World […]

WORLD STOCKS POST BEST WEEK IN TWO YEARS – DOLLARS CLIMB

The dollar rose and stocks around the globe rallied for a sixth straight session on Friday to post their best week in more than two years, but a U.S. indictment over alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election cooled gains on Wall Street. The 37-page indictment of a Russian internet agency filed by Special […]