So far this year, companies have announced 376 share-repurchase initiatives for a total of $261 billion, according to data from Birinyi Associates. That's nearly 72% higher than 2012, though slightly lower when compared to the same period in 2013, which was a record year for buybacks.
A Honda executive privately attributed much of its troubles on “bad luck,” as opposed to shoddy business practices or deliberate misbehavior on anyone’s part. Perhaps. The company’s leadership is certain to check, double-check and lock down its systems and processes to ensure the level sinks no lower on its reservoir of good will.
Turkey dance “Fire” (Fire of Anatolia)
Hong Kong has topped the list for the past seven years -- since its first appearance in the survey.
特斯拉(Tesla) Model 3s的产量会超过25万辆吗？
Sixty-one percent of Chinese college students who graduated in 2014 are satisfied with their current jobs, a survey has revealed.
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Best chances: It's always hard to bet against Streep getting a best actress nomination, and Hanks is overdue for an acting nomination after missing out in recent years.
Inspired by this, researchers and scientists have been working on areas where making things small may mean big results.
It is not unusual for the documented wealth of China’s richest people to surge suddenly — or even for previously unknown tycoons to burst into prominence — as stock exchange listings and other public investments thrust them into the spotlight.
要让产品显得很“酷”并不是唯一的目的。科技行业如果想让我们身体的更多部位连上网络，那么安全问题和隐私问题，尤其是顾客数据管理问题，依旧需要慎重考虑。正如《经济学人》（The Economist）所说，蓬勃发展的传感器的魅力，以及可穿戴设备的算法，分散了人们对于其他要素的关注。这些关键的其它要素包括：“标准、互通性、一体化、数据管理”，以及“知识产权、执行标准”。对国家安全局（National Security Administration）而言，这些技术发展都必须以网络安全为前提。