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Van Gaal demanding; Mourinho relaxed says former Barcelona midfielder

Van Gaal demanding; Mourinho relaxed says former Barcelona midfielder – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Simao, the former Barcelona, Benfica, and Atletico Madrid midfielder/winger feels he still can play at top level for two more years, but currently is without a … Continue reading

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Icahn says demanding review of eBay records

By Sam Forgione NEW YORK (Reuters) – Activist investor Carl Icahn said Monday he is demanding a review of eBay Inc.'s records on its divestiture of Skype, reiterating his view that eBay board member Marc Andreessen had conflicts of interest … Continue reading

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Chelsea and Man Utd target Guarin demanding emergency talks

Chelsea and Man Utd target Guarin demanding emergency talks – originally posted on Soccerlens.com The agent of Colombian midfield battler Fredy Guarin has demanded to meet with Inter president Erick Thohir in a bid to resolve the growing crisis concerning his … Continue reading

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Microsoft and Google lead coalition demanding limits on government surveillance

In October, the tech industry's biggest companies petitioned congress to reform the US Government's surveillance policies. Now, the firms are taking their pleas global. Microsoft, Apple, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Yahoo and AOL (Engadget's parent company) have banded together to ask … Continue reading

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Vietnamese Intellectuals File Petition Demanding ‘Civil Society Forum’ – Radio Free Asia

Vietnamese Intellectuals File Petition Demanding 'Civil Society Forum'Radio Free AsiaMore than 100 Vietnamese reform-seeking intellectuals signed a petition Monday calling on the government to establish an open public forum to discuss prospects for democracy in the authoritarian state. It is … Continue reading

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CBD – Pure Play On Brazil, But With Demanding Expectations

By Stephen Simpson: There’s really nothing easy about Companhia Brasileira De Distribuicao (CBD), including the explanation of why the company is called both CBD and Pao de Acucar. While this is the second-largest retailer in all of Latin America, and … Continue reading

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Ban on demanding Facebook passwords among new 2013 state laws

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Employers in California and Illinois will be prohibited from demanding access to workers' password-protected social networking accounts and teachers in Oregon will be required to report suspected student bullies thanks to new laws taking effect in 2013. … Continue reading

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US demanding harsh penalties for price fixers

The U.S. Department of Justice is demanding that a “remorseless” Taiwanese company pay a $ 1 billion fine and two former top executives each serve 10 years in prison for their roles as central figures in what prosecutors called the … Continue reading

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Congress introduces new bill to stop employers from demanding your Facebook password

Earlier this month, the state of Maryland passed a first-in-the-nation bill preventing your employer from demanding your Facebook password. Now, it seems federal lawmakers are ready to follow their act: Representatives Eliot Engel (D-NY) and Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) introduced a bill to … Continue reading

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Fewer, more demanding workers for Vietnamese factories – Financial Times (blog)

Thanh Nien Daily Fewer, more demanding workers for Vietnamese factoriesFinancial Times (blog)That has led to a significant labour shortage in the electronics and garment making industries, according to the Vietnamese government. “Some people tell us they would rather engage in … Continue reading

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