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Why Women-Owned Businesses Are On The Rise

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Shutterstock photo I am one of the many self-employed people working in the United States. But, what is significant to note is that I am a woman. During the last 20 years, the number of self-employed women has gone up dramatically according to the US Census Bureau. Of course, that is to be somewhat expected as the population Read More

GE to shrink to three businesses; slashes dividend, profit outlook

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(Reuters) – General Electric Co will radically shrink to focus on aviation, power and healthcare, betting on sectors it thinks it can make profits in, as the most famous U.S. conglomerate tries to revive its share price after a decade and a half of stagnation. FILE PHOTO: The ticker and logo for General Electric Co. Read More

GE to focus on three businesses; slashes dividend, profit outlook

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(Reuters) – General Electric Co will focus on aviation, power and healthcare, radically shrinking the most famous U.S. conglomerate into a smaller company betting on industries where it has strong technology and a large customer base. FILE PHOTO: The ticker and logo for General Electric Co. is displayed on a screen at the post where Read More

Bombardier exploring options for aerospace businesses: Bloomberg

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(Reuters) – Canadian aerospace manufacturer Bombardier Inc (BBDb.TO) is exploring options for its aerospace businesses, including a sale of some operations, Bloomberg reported on Sunday. The company is considering disposal of assets including its Q400 turboprop and CRJ regional-jet unit, the report said, citing people familiar with the matter. bloom.bg/2gdycXF Bombardier is also looking at Read More

UPDATE 4-BASF to harvest seeds, herbicide businesses from Bayer for $7 bln

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – BASF (BASFn.DE) has agreed to buy seed and herbicide businesses from Bayer (BAYGn.DE) for 5.9 billion euros ($7 billion) in cash, as Bayer tries to convince competition authorities to approve its planned acquisition of Monsanto (MON.N). BASF, the world’s third-largest maker of crop chemicals, has so far avoided seed assets and instead Read More

UPDATE 3-BASF to harvest seeds, herbicide businesses from Bayer for $7 bln

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – BASF has agreed to buy seed and herbicide businesses from Bayer for 5.9 billion euros ($7 billion) in cash, as Bayer tries to convince competition authorities to approve its planned acquisition of Monsanto. BASF, the world’s third-largest maker of crop chemicals, has so far avoided seed assets and instead pursued research into Read More

UPDATE 2-BASF to buy seeds, herbicide businesses from Bayer for $7 bln

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – BASF has agreed to buy significant parts of Bayer’s seed and herbicide businesses for 5.9 billion euros ($7 billion) in cash, the two companies said on Friday. BASF, the world’s third-largest maker of crop chemicals, has so far avoided seed assets and instead pursued research into plant characteristics such as drought tolerance, Read More

UPDATE 1-BASF to buy seeds, herbicide businesses from Bayer for $7 bln

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – BASF has agreed to buy significant parts of Bayer’s seed and non-selective herbicide businesses for 5.9 billion euros ($7 billion) in cash, the two companies said on Friday. BASF, the world’s third-largest maker of crop chemicals, has so far avoided seed assets and instead pursued research into plant characteristics such as drought Read More

BASF to buy seeds, herbicide businesses from Bayer for $7 bln

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – BASF said on Friday it had agreed to buy significant parts of Bayer’s seed and non-selective herbicide businesses for 5.9 billion euros ($7 billion) in cash. For Bayer, the sale of its LibertyLink-branded seeds and Liberty herbicide businesses is a key part of asset sales required to satisfy competition authorities looking at Read More

Cybersecurity Best Practices for Small Businesses

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Shutterstock photo The impact of the Equifax data breach that compromised the personal data of over 145 million individuals has left many confused, frustrated and downright angry. And while massive attacks on large corporations make headlines, small businesses have just as much, if not more, at stake. According to data analyzed in a report by Hiscox, Read More