SWB WORLD : MORE HIGHS IN THE MARKETS; Cheapest Places to Live Abroad in 2018; Get Your Home Organized in 2018


TOP NEWS

Wednesday January 10, 2018

“Don’t be distracted by criticism. Remember–the only taste of success some people get is to take a bite out of you.” –Zig Ziglar


WORLD

SWB EUROPE

Britons gloomier about Brexit but no change of heart: pollster Curtice

 REUTERS


SWB ASIA

Koreas agree military talks to defuse border tension

REUTERS


SWB MIDDLE EAST 

Iran has foiled plot to use protests to overthrow system, leader says

REUTERS


 SWB LATIN AMERICA

Trump gives 200,000 Salvadoreans deadline to leave US

BBC


SWB AFRICA

Tunisia’s opposition urges more protests until government drops austerity measures

REUTERS


HEADLINES

WSJ

North Korea to Send Delegation to Winter Olympics, Commits to Military Talks

READ


REUTERS

Bannon steps down from Breitbart News after drawing fire from Trump

READ


BLOOMBERG

Signs of Euphoria Are So High Investors Are ‘Having a Hard Time Imagining a Decline’

READ


POLITICS

Trump just held an extraordinary public negotiation with Congress on immigration

BI

Trump tax law poised to create windfall for states

THE HILL

Blue states eye ‘political gift’ in tax workaround fight with Trump

POLITICO

Republicans scrutinize FBI’s media contacts in Russia case

POLITICO


MARKETS

Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq Jump to New Records

THE STREET


  • OIL

Oil rises above $68 to highest since May 2015 on tighter market

REUTERS


  • INVESTING

Why The FAANGs’ Big Gains May Be Far From Over

READ


  • CRYPTOCURRENCY

Mike Novogratz Wants to Build the Goldman of Crypto and List It in Canada

BLOOMBERG

Is Coinbase Responsible for Ripple Price Slide?

READ


SECTORS

  • TECH

Apple promised to introduce new features after 2 major shareholders raised concerns about child phone addiction

TI


  • REAL ESTATE

The Technology That Will Give Your Home A New Look

FORBES


  • RETAIL

A billion-dollar fitness startup with a cult following just unveiled a $4,000 treadmill

BI


OPPORTUNITY


 STARTUP/OVER

This Founder Is Creating A Completely New Market For High-End Reusable Bags

Janean Mann is the founder of the El Paso, Texas-based, fashion-forward eco-conscious bag company, Junes, which is on a mission to make a dent in the 100 billion plastic bags that the U.S. alone uses in a single year.

“It was a slow evolution but I think what really stands out for me was this was the first time I really put myself out there. I was so afraid. “

FORBES


NON-PROFIT, SOCIAL GOOD

These Are The 2018 TED Fellows, Finding Inspiring Solutions To Global Problems

With malaria an entrenched issue in Kenya, the infectious disease doctor Faith Osier is studying how humans become immune to the disease in order to develop more effective vaccines against it.

FAST COMPANY


 LIFE


HOME

10 ITEMS TO TOSS OR DONATE AT THE START OF THE NEW YEAR FOR A MORE ORGANIZED HOME

 

WIRE HANGERS

Wire hangers are not good for your wardrobe. You probably got them for free from the cleaners. Get rid of them.

READ THE LIST 


FOOD

Learn How to Cook Salmon by Avoiding These 6 Common Mistakes

Raise your hand if you love ordering fish at restaurants, but don’t know how to cook salmon at home. We’re here to help you get over your fears and avoid the biggest common mistakes people make when pan-searing, grilling, slow-roasting, and even poaching salmon at home.

BON APPETIT


ENTERTAIN

HOW TO THROW A  VALENTINE’S DAY PARTY WITH BLUSHING BOHEMIAN STYLE

This is not a gathering you should be burning the midnight oil the night before to prepare. Keep it sweet, keep it cozy and keep it simple. For Boskoff, that meant starting with one staple piece — a fringed tablecloth from Anthropologie — and building upon it with items she already had.’

ELLE DECOR


AND THIS

Quit Your Job And Move Abroad: The Cheapest Places To Live In 2018

“Playa’s population is incredibly eclectic for such a small town,” says Peddicord. “From young couples to retired couples, from families to groups of students, it seems to appeal everyone alike.” A couple could spend well under $2,000 per month, including rent, utilities and transportation.

FORBES


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