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China's long-term plans for its currency

From: Buisness-standard By Shyam Saran Recommended by: business-standard Tracking the trajectory of the internationalisation of the Chinese currency, renminbi (RMB), is a useful pointer to China’s strategy for achieving
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New plan would pay your deposit back if you return your drinks containers

Blue Planet II just keeps makin' waves. SEE ALSO: Diver films himself swimming in sea filled with plastic rubbish On Wednesday, the UK government proposed plans for all drinks containers — be they plastic, metal, or glass — to be part of
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This new meme perfectly describes when plans go wrong

It's been eight years since Despicable Me and the internet still hasn't let it go.  At least this time, it's not wine moms and their obsession with the Minions. This wave of Despicable Me memes feature Gru, the lovable but fading villain who's
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GM plans to launch a car-sharing program this year

General Motors is staying tight-lipped about a new Bloomberg report that suggests the company's Maven car-sharing program will soon allow GM car owners to rent out their vehicles to strangers for brief periods of time through the app. GM's existing
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Jack Dorsey's verifications-for-all plan is bad news for Twitter

If there's one thing unambiguously good about Twitter it's that it's not Facebook — a fact that CEO Jack Dorsey seems hell-bent on changing.  The latest assault on the very DNA of the social media platform is insidious in its seemingly
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Kathy Griffin plans her comeback, will return to the stage in NYC shows

Don't call it a comeback – well, maybe do.  Following the backlash over her beheaded Trump photo in 2017, Kathy Griffin said that her career was over. Griffin was fired from CNN and denounced by politicians and celebrities alike. Many of
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Google quietly announces plans to make over the internet as we know it

Google is beginning a journey to transform the mobile web as we know it — but they're trying to play it cool, guys. In a blog post that was conspicuously not an official Google communique, the heads of Google's Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)
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Bigleow aims to launch its own expandable space station as NASA plans pullback from ISS

Bigelow Aerospace — which currently has an inflatable capsule attached to the International Space Station (ISS) — announced bold plans to populate low-Earth orbit with inflatable space capsules. The announcement on Tuesday comes soon

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