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OneVentures announces second fund based on increased investor demand for venture capital

Australian venture capital firm, OneVentures, today officially launched the OneVentures Innovation and Growth Fund II, seeking to raise $100 million from institutional investors and high net worth individuals…

CSG Introduces Enterprise Security Business

CSG International, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSGS) a global provider of interactive transaction-driven solutions and services, today announced the worldwide launch of CSG Invotas, a new software and services business…

Smartphone apps may be illegal: Australian state government

Smartphone apps may be illegal: Australian state government

The state government of NSW warned on Friday smartphone apps that allow Australians to book private cars instead of taxis may be illegal. The warning comes amid the…

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Ebola virus outbreak kills 59

Ebola virus outbreak kills 59

An outbreak of Ebola in the western African country of Guinea has killed 59 people,…

Possible debris field found for missing Malaysia jet

Possible debris field found for missing Malaysia jet

Hong Kong’s Civil Aviation Department confirmed on Monday a report of a large amount of…

Close approach of asteroid crashes websites

Close approach of asteroid crashes websites

An asteroid passing between the earth and moon was observed during its close approach on…

Asteroid makes close approach to earth

Asteroid makes close approach to earth

A recently discovered asteroid will safely fly past earth on Wednesday; the asteroid will fly…

Passenger jet crash in Russia prompts fears of all killed

Passenger jet crash in Russia prompts fears of all killed

A passenger jet has crashed in the city of Kazan Russia, approximately 800 km east…

Politics

Chavez reelected with 54% of vote, 80% voter turnout

Chavez reelected with 54% of vote, 80% voter turnout

Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez won the country’s presidential election with 54.2% votes on Sunday. Officials said 13.67m voters cast their ballots – representing 80.9% of eligible voters –…

Debates as US mulls reserve oil release

Debates as US mulls reserve oil release

The executive director if the International Energy Agency says there’s no reason to release oil from the US Strategic Petroleum Reserve while countries’ views vary. The International Energy…

Angola signs cooperation agreement with EU

The European Commission announced on Tuesday the signing of an agreement with Angola that strengthens their bilateral relationship. “The intensified dialogue and cooperation between Angola and the European…

Saudi king asked to lift female driving ban

On the first anniversary of the Women2Drive campaign launched in June 2011, hundreds of people on Wednesday petitioned Saudi King Abdullah to allow women to drive. The 600…

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OneVentures announces second fund based on increased investor demand for venture capital

Australian venture capital firm, OneVentures, today officially launched the OneVentures Innovation and Growth Fund II, seeking to raise $100 million from institutional investors and high…

New Siemens electric Amtrak trains begin service

New Siemens electric Amtrak trains begin service

In a commemorative ceremony held on Friday February 7 2014 at Philadelphia’s 30th Street rail station, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Transportation Secretary…

16th Annual Camaro Nationals announced

The American Camaro Association, in conjunction with the Maryland Camaro Club, announces that the 16th Annual Camaro Nationals will again be held at the Frederick…

University of Sydney Researchers discover a new treatment for osteoporosis

University of Sydney researchers say they have discovered a new and promising treatment for osteoporosis which is easily delivered in water soluble form. Following more…

Business

OneVentures announces second fund based on increased investor demand for venture capital

Australian venture capital firm, OneVentures, today officially launched the OneVentures Innovation and Growth Fund II, seeking to raise $100 million from institutional investors and high net worth…

CSG Introduces Enterprise Security Business

CSG International, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSGS) a global provider of interactive transaction-driven solutions and services, today announced the worldwide launch of CSG Invotas, a new software and services…

Smartphone apps may be illegal: Australian state government

The state government of NSW warned on Friday smartphone apps that allow Australians to book private cars instead of taxis may be illegal. The warning comes amid…

Volkswagen to introduce global models models in India

Volkswagen plans to introduce new models from its global line-up in India to increase sales to retain its 3% market share in India according to a top…

Excessive pay era over: Business Council of Australia

The Business Council of Australia president Tony Shepherd called for an end to the era of excessive chief executive salaries on Friday as economic and productivity pressures…

Worlds fourth largest producer of gold bullion fires 8,500 workers

Gold Fields, operating in South Africa and the worlds fourth largest producer of gold bullion, announced on Tuesday that it had terminated the employment of its 8,500…

MongoDB releases version 2.2 update

MongoDB, a popular distributed database, announced the release of its version 2.2 update on Wednesday. “MongoDB version 2.20 includes a variety of feature enhancements and performance improvements,”…

Apple world’s most valuable company

Apple became the world’s most valuable company on Monday with its market value surpassing US$620 billion – eclipsing Exxon Mobil – the previous record holder. Microsoft set…