Paul Singer Battles to Block Samsung Corporate Shuffle as Lee Family Consolidates Control

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  Samsung’s founding Lee family controls South Korea’s largest industrial conglomerate, and it does so partly with the help of a variety of Samsung cross-holdings among its subsidiary and affiliated companies. The family exercises effective control therefore despite holding only a fairly small percentage of the main parent company’s More...

Israel’s AreaOne, Facebook Marketing Partner and Mobile DSP Provider, Opens Beijing Offices

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- – http://www.areaone.com/ The expansion of business ties between Israel and China continues with the announcement that Israeli firm AreaOne has opened up offices in Beijing. More...

Google Gets Into the Carpooling Business Launching RideWith in Israel

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The Google-owned Israeli online mapping company Waze, which was acquired by Google more than two years ago, is launching a carpooling pilot program in Israel where commuters More...

PayPal on Hunt for Takeovers After eBay Split

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  On July 1st PayPal, Inc. and Xoom Corporation (NASDAQ:XOOM), a digital money transfer provider, announced a definitive agreement under which PayPal will acquire Xoom for More...

KKR Hires Ex-Bolloré Group Executive to Head Push Into Africa

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KKR appointed the former chief executive of Africa’s biggest ports and logistics network as a senior adviser, in a sign the private equity house is looking to invest in the More...

Paula Schneider Life After Dov: Meet the Woman Orchestrating American Apparel’s Comeback

  The Changes at American Apparel are evident as soon as you step in a room...

4.29.13 Mark Roe 300 Harvard Law School Professor Mark Roe: Europe and Greece on the Brink

 A deal between Greece and its creditors might not happen. Several factors are in flux; Greek...

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno - Season 22 The Perfect Pitch

    Billionaire entrepreneur and “Shark Tank” co-host Mark Cuban heard hundreds of pitches over the years and says...

Hillary Clinton Slam BDS Movement, Urge Counter-Attack

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  Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton is calling for a bi-partisan national effort to More...

Nearly Half of U.S. Democrats Believe Israel Is A ‘Racist’ Country, Survey Finds

  Nearly half of U.S. Democrats—47 percent—believe Israel is a “racist” country, while only 13 More...

6 Israeli Arabs, Including 4 Teachers, Arrested for Islamic State Sympathies

  According to the Shin Bet, the six men—four of whom were school teachers—all hailed from the southern More...

Waldorf Bride Suing Guest Who Fired Gun

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- – Distraught bride Anna Goldshmidt, whose June 13 Waldorf Astoria wedding was canceled after a guest More...

Interns Lawsuit Brought Against ‘Black Swans’ Overturned

- – The victory in a lawsuit brought by a group of interns against the producers of the Oscar winning More...

Nazi War Criminal Oskar Groening Admits Guilt

- – Nazi War Criminal Oskar Groening has admitted to his guilt in the massacre of countless Jews as a More...