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Global Digital Magazine Ad Spend $3.8 Billion by 2017
Advertisers are increasingly spending more money on digital properties, and by 2017 analysts expect almost 3.8 billion dollars will be spent.
7 hrs ago
Healthcare Inflation Slowing Down, USA
Despite newly insured people being added to the system, American healthcare inflation is expected to fall to 6.5% in 2014, says a new report by the Health Research Institute, part of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Forced Retirement Rules and Individuals
Regarding your editorial "Discriminating Against Partnerships" : Kudos to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for enforcing the laws dealing with age discrimination.
Bucks Blog: Consumers Help Slow Growth in Health Spending
Growth in health care spending is expected to slow next year, in part because of a shift in consumer behavior, a report from PricewaterhouseCoopers's Health Research Institute predicts.
Study: Slow growth in health costs will continue
Healthcare costs will continue to grow slowly even as President Obama's healthcare law adds millions of new people into the system, according to a new analysis.
A woman walks at the Nobel Biocare manufacturing facility in Yorba Linda, California May 16, 2013.
Medical inflation will remain relatively low in 2014, though it will continue to outpace the cost-of-living increases experienced by the rest of the economy.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Taxpayers against law to grant URA access to bank accounts
The move comes as some companies are accused of failing to voluntarily disclose information meant to support URA's tax collection mandate.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
The Motley Fool
This Mining Option Appears Worth Digging Into
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Fri Jun 14, 2013
Banks want policy on SME financing
A clear definition of entities that constitute small- and medium-scale enterprise , and the implementation of an appropriate policy and programme by the government that will encourage private capital engagement are required for turning SMEs into "catalysts for economic growth", stakeholders in the banking and financial sector have said.
PricewaterhouseCoopers eyes office site
Downtown landlords and developers are putting together offers to PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in the hopes of landing the highly-regarded CPA firm as a tenant.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
The Motley Fool
Busting Miners Pulling Down FTSE
Since getting flirty with 7,000 on 22 May, the FTSE 100 has slipped 8% in three weeks and now seems to be eying 6,000.
Ex-BBC chief and others may be quizzed over A 100m DMI debacle
Mark Thompson: likely to be questioned about the failure of the BBC's A 100m DMI project.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Change is the only constant for councils as yet more savings must be found
George Osborne will deliver his spending round, detailing the budget for 2015-16, on June 26. Photograph: Wpa Pool/Getty Images As the chief executive of a unitary council, I find this year's PricewaterhouseCoopers report, The Local State We're In , interesting reading.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
PwC venture capital chief passes away
Tracy Lefteroff, global managing partner of the venture capital practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers, passed away on Sunday at the age of 59. He also had been the firm's national life sciences partner, aiding in mergers and VC funding transactions.
Smeal master of accounting program reports high graduate placement rates
More than 95 percent of this year's Smeal College of Business Integrated Master of Accounting Program students had already accepted a job at the time of graduation, according to program director Benjamin Lansford, clinical assistant professor of accounting.
Global Media Spending Expected to Rise Through 2017
NEW YORK PricewaterhouseCoopers says global spending for media and entertainment will reach $2.2 trillion in 2017, compared with $1.6 trillion in 2012.
Marketers must keep mobile simple
I recently attended two valuable digital forums: The Mcommerce Summit: State of Mobile Commerce 2013 organized by Mobile Commerce Daily and PricewaterhouseCoopers' Global Entertainment and Media Outlook 2013 to 2017.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
The Indian Express
'It's the right time for a discussion paper on the banking sector'
The Reserve Bank of India is set to release a discussion paper on the banking structure in the country.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
The Aust accountant who joined al-Qaeda
ON an August day in 2008 Adelaide-raised accountant Sabirhan Hasanoff was an anonymous face outside the New York Stock Exchange in lower Manhattan.
Forecast Shows Media Markets Stabilizing
PwC has issued its 14th annual outlook for the global entertainment and media industry , and the trends are mostly positive - or at least not horrendous - for mainstream media through 2017.