Category Archive: americas

UN General Assembly’s High-Level Week to focus on climate, sustainable development

In English: “I told leaders not to come with fancy speeches, but with concrete commitments,” Guterres said UN, September 18. /TASS/. Climate change and the sustainable development agenda for the upcoming decade will… Continue reading

JAVIER BARDEM TAKES OVER TIMES SQUARE TO DEMAND OCEAN PROTECTIONS

James Bond actor Javier Bardem has taken to the streets of New York’s Times Square to demand greater protection for the world’s oceans ahead of a meeting with the United Nations. The Oscar… Continue reading

Robert Downey Jr. Announces Project To Clean Up The Environment Using Robotics At Amazon’s AI Conference

Actor Robert Downey Jr. announced a new project called The Footprint Coalition to clean up the planet using advanced technologies at Amazon’s re:MARS conference in Las Vegas on Tuesday evening. “Between robotics and… Continue reading

Ambitious ‘Green New Deal’ Will Have Huge Impact On New York City Real Estate

The New York City real estate market is expected to take a hit as the result of ambitious legislation designed to push back against climate change, which includes requiring the owners of residential and commercial… Continue reading

Trump administration accuses Chinese officials of ‘reneging’ on commitments in trade talks

Senior U.S. officials accused Beijing on Monday of reneging on commitments it had agreed to during negotiations for a comprehensive trade deal and vowed that punishing tariffs on Chinese imports would more than double Friday.… Continue reading

3 Ways Leaders In The Workplace Can Create More Time For Deep Learning

Few factors can have a greater impact on a company’s success than providing employees with learning opportunities. In fact, a recent study found that when companies offer comprehensive training programs, they have 218% higher income per… Continue reading

‘Networking y mentoring’, dos factores para el desarrollo de talento

A través del evento “Empowering people”, Schneider Electric reunió a expertos para discutir sobre mentoring y networking, con el objetivo de abordar la brecha de logros entre hombres y mujeres. Datos de ONU… Continue reading

Canada’s Resilient Economy Enters 2019 With Signs Of Weakness

How long until the good times come to an end? The Canadian economy entered 2018 on an unexpectedly impressive run. The country begins 2019 on a healthy note but signs of weakness have… Continue reading

Where The Jobs Will Be In 2019

If you’re hoping to ring in the new year with a new job, the outlook has never been so bright—or at least it hasn’t been in the past decade. Not only do economists… Continue reading

Argentina frente a una nueva matriz educativa

Por Bernardo Dall´Ongaro * Asistimos a una era en la que las nuevas tecnologías de la información y la comunicación han revolucionado la manera en cómo los niños construyen sus vínculos interpersonales: cómo… Continue reading

Importante reunión entre Trump y Xi Jimping, en Buenos Aires

El presidente de Estados Unidos, Donald Trump, dijo el lunes que las relaciones chino-estadounidenses habían dado un gran paso el fin de semana luego de que él y el mandatario chino, Xi Jinping,… Continue reading

La política económica en México será la principal estrategia de seguridad

El presidente electo defendió la creación de la Guardia Nacional como parte de su plan en seguridad, aunque afirmó que la política para el crecimiento económico tiene mayor peso en la estrategia. La… Continue reading

Amazon elige Nueva York y Virginia para levantar su segunda sede

El nuevo cuartel general tendrá dos plazas, una en Long Island, Nueva York y otra en Cristal City, en las afueras de Washington DC. Entre las dos nuevas sedes, el gigante del comercio… Continue reading

Cashier-Less Sam’s Club Store Paves The Way For The Future Of Shopping

The future of retail is about making customers’ lives easier and better. The modern customer experience is fast and seamless. And there’s a retail race on to get there first. Forget check-out lines.… Continue reading

This Company Could Be Your Next Teacher: Coursera Plots A Massive Future For Online Education

Sitting in a fluorescently lit conference room dressed in a pressed gray work shirt, jeans and gray suede sneakers, Jeff Maggioncalda, the tightly wound 49-year-old CEO of Coursera, doesn’t touch his plate of… Continue reading

Estudios a profundidad, claves para no retrasar al Tren Maya en México

Esta obra contempla más de 1,500 kilómetros, además se prevé que una a los estados de Quintana Roo, Chiapas, Tabasco, Campeche y Yucatán. Los estudios a profundidad que se hagan en materia financiera,… Continue reading

Justin Trudeau announces federal investment in Automotive Centre of Excellence

During a time of uncertainty, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made a promise Friday to strengthen Canada’s automotive industry. He toured University of Ontario Institute of Technology ‘s Automotive Centre of Excellence, familiarizing himself… Continue reading

The 25 Highest-Paying Jobs In United States In 2018

Glassdoor.com, one of the leading job and recruiting websites in the world, recently published a report on the highest-paying jobs of 2018. The research analyzed 2018 salary reports submitted by employees, median annual… Continue reading

Cryptos regulations: ‘Trojan horse’ islands suggested to harmonize crypto rules

Expert says legislation in Malta, Bermuda and Mauritius could be put in place and the islands then used as gateways to the larger markets. The sudden rise of crypto-currencies from geeky obscurity to… Continue reading

Canada added 32,000 jobs in June

Canada added 32,000 jobs in June but more seekers pushed up jobless rate to 6% All the job gains came in Ontario, Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Canada’s economy added 32,000 jobs last month, but… Continue reading