Daily Archives: January 7, 2018

South Korea’s antitrust tsar has a good shot at taming the chaebol

AS KIM SANG-JO was preparing last May to make the switch from snappy shareholder activist to a regulatory role as South Korea’s fair-trade commissioner, he had a simple message for the country’s big conglomerates: “Please do not break the law.” Not one to make bosses quake in their brogues, exactly. And yet the chaebol, as the country’s family-controlled empires are ...

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Winning $570 million Powerball ticket sold in New Hampshire

DES MOINES, Iowa –  It’s been a billion-dollar lottery weekend after a lone Powerball ticket sold in New Hampshire matched all six numbers and will claim a $570 million jackpot, one day after another single ticket sold in Florida nabbed a $450 million Mega Millions grand prize. Since Reeds Ferry Market opened at 5:30 a.m. Sunday, dozens of excited regulars ...

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BBC World News America

Daniel Markey joins BBC World News America’s host Katty Kay to discuss the January 20 terrorist attack on Pakistan’s Bacha Khan University. Dr. Markey is a Senior Research Professor and Academic… source

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