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Viagra factory fumes mean horny visitors to small Irish town ‘never leave’

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Published time: 6 Dec, 2017 12:53 Locals from a town in Ireland, which is home to US viagra manufacturer Pfizer, say fumes from the factory are having an arousing effect on men, women and dogs alike. Residents of Ringaskiddy in county Cork, on the southwest coast of Ireland, say emissions from the pharmaceutical giant are Read More

Saudi Arabia ‘bullying small countries into submission’ – Qatari FM

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Published time: 28 Nov, 2017 17:54 Edited time: 28 Nov, 2017 18:00 The foreign minister of Qatar, who also serves as the country’s deputy prime minister, has lashed out at Riyadh, saying the “big” neighbor is “bullying” smaller countries, such as Qatar and now Lebanon, and destabilizes the entire region. “This is a big country Read More

Small eruption at Bali volcano triggers Singapore travel advisory

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JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia’s Mount Agung volcano in Bali has let out a puff of black smoke and ash in a small eruption, prompting Singapore to advise its citizens to be ready to evacuate the holiday island at short notice amid concern about a bigger eruption. A villager looks at Mount Agung following a phreatic Read More

Small tsunamis detected in New Caledonia and Vanuatu after magnitude 7 undersea quake

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – A powerful magnitude 7 undersea earthquake struck east of New Caledonia’s Loyalty Islands in the South Pacific on Monday, sending small tsunamis towards New Caledonia and neighboring Vanuatu, where authorities ordered evacuations. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) in Hawaii issued a tsunami warning for coastlines within 300 kms (186 mile) of Read More

How to Capitalize on Small Business Saturday

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Shutterstock photo Small Business Saturday has become a boon for local shops: Last year, 112 million consumers spent $15.4 million at such businesses, according to American Express, the company behind the shopping holiday founded in 2010. Held the day after Black Friday, Small Business Saturday is dedicated to supporting the millions of small businesses that Read More

Beware small states: Lebanese crisis stirs tensions

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The Russian revolutionary anarchist, Mikhail Bakunin, once warned: “Beware of small states”.  He was referring to the disruptive power of small-state nationalism in 1870 in Europe; but he could very well have been predicting the role of Lebanon in the Middle East in the 20th and 21st Century. The veteran journalist David Hirst aptly used Read More

Beware small states: Lebanon stokes Mideast tensions

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The Russian revolutionary anarchist, Mikhail Bakunin, once warned: “Beware of small states”. He was referring to the disruptive power of small-state nationalism in 1870 in Europe; but he could very well have been predicting the role of Lebanon in the Middle East in the 20th and 21st Century. The veteran journalist David Hirst aptly used Read More

How "the Cloud" can empower your small business

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Shutterstock photo One of the greatest products of human society is the marketplace. Webster defines it as a place where goods and services are offered for sale.  Over millennia, innovations took markets from local to global, and now to the 21st century iteration – virtual. Virtual markets are powered by “cloud computing,” aka “the cloud,” Read More

5 Proven Ways To Cut Costs For Your Small Business

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Shutterstock photo According to Bloomberg, eight out of ten small businesses fail. Some fail because they don’t adequately understand customer needs. Others can’t communicate the value of their products and services. Still, others don’t understand how to promote themselves effectively. Yet, the number one reason businesses fail is the lack of a sustainable business model—they simply Read More

Small business survival lessons from Jeff Foxworthy

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Shutterstock photo You’ve no doubt seen the classic Jeff Foxworthy act, the one where he says, for example, “If you have more than one car jacked up in your front yard, you might be a redneck.”  Just as Jeff got rich delivering this comedic routine, you can benefit from his cause-and-effect logic by applying it Read More