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New Generation of FAG HEATER Heating Devices

New Generation of FAG HEATER Heating Devices

New Generation of FAG HEATER Heating Devices Besides their high performance, the new generation of FAG HEATER devices are characterized by their safe heating operation and intuitive touchscreens. The broad range of HEATER devices also mean that rolling bearings weighing up to 1.6 tons can be heated faster and more economically. With its latest generation of FAG HEATER heating devices, […]

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Schaeffler – new assembly and packaging centre in Germany

Schaeffler – new assembly and packaging centre in Germany

Schaeffler Automotive Aftermarket with new assembly and packaging centre in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany The Automotive Aftermarket business division of Schaeffler will build an assembly and packaging centre in the coming years at the ‘Star Park’ industrial zone of Halle (Saale), in the German state of Saxony-Anhalt.  Automotive spare parts and repair solutions that Schaeffler provides to the Automotive Aftermarket will be […]

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

Amazon has been ordered to pay Europe €250 million

Amazon has been ordered to pay Europe €250 million (£221 million, $294 million) over unpaid back taxes. The European Union’s competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, said Luxembourg “gave illegal tax benefits to Amazon.” LONDON — Amazon has been ordered to pay about €250 million (£221 million, $294 million) in back taxes in Europe after a European Commission investigation found that the […]

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Unemployment Rate Declines Despite Hurricane Effects

Unemployment Rate Declines Despite Hurricane Effects

Unemployment Rate Declines Despite Hurricane Effects A recent report unveiled by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) shows that the national unemployment rate decreased by 0.2 percent to 4.2 percent in September. Additionally, the total number of unemployed persons declined by 331,000 to 6.8 million, despite a decline in nonfarm jobs of 33,000. Both the rate of decline and […]

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The Secret Side of Captcha

The Secret Side of Captcha

The Secret Side of Captcha Though Captcha has become a common sight for most internet users, what some may not realize is its uses have included more than sorting humans from spambots. Captcha was invented in 2000 by Luis von Ahn and his professor, Manuel Blum. It started out as a single distorted word, to be typed into a box […]

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Europe's competition chief Margrethe Vestager

The EU is taking Ireland to court

The EU is taking Ireland to court for failing to collect €13 billion The EU is taking Ireland to court for failing to collect €13 billion (£11 billion; $15 billion) from Apple in back taxes. Ireland doesn’t actually want Apple to pay the money since it might discourage other multinationals from setting up shop there. The European Commission, the EU’s competition […]

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