Nicolas Maduro Holds on to Power, Calls for a Peace Conference

Nicolas Maduro Holds on to Power, Calls for a Peace Conference

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro holds on to power while he calls for a national “peace conference”. In an effort to pacify the growing demonstrations against his government, Maduro invited opposition, business, student and church leaders to a dialogue in the presidential palace on Wednesday. The participants of the peace conference will also sign an agreement […]

Facebook Looking to Stay Relevant With WhatsApp Acquisition

Facebook Looking to Stay Relevant With WhatsApp Acquisition

The social network giant Facebook is looking to stay relevant with the recent acquisition of messaging service WhatsApp. For a record price of $19 billion, Facebook management, including founder Mark Zuckerberg, is looking beyond short-term gain into a long-term growth potential. According to Forbes contributor Adam Hartung, Facebook is very much aware of the changing […]

Warren Buffett Offers Investment Tips in a Letter to Shareholders

Warren Buffett Offers Investment Tips in a Letter to Shareholders

Warren Buffett, the 2013’s fourth wealthiest person in the world with a net worth of $53.5 billion, offers investment tips in a snippet published by Fortune from his coming shareholder letter. In this annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders, Buffett, 83, offers basic investment principles he says will work because it personally worked for him. […]