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An Open And Shut Case For Opening And Closing The Northwest Passage!


Prior to Norwegian explorer Ronald Amundsen’s discovery of the Northwest Passage in the early 1900’s, Arctic explorers were few. Robert Peary did tremendous pioneering research, mapping those previously unchartered sea lanes, beginning with his Greenland expeditions in 1886 and culminating with his North Pole expedition on April 6th 1909. Amundsen and his crew took nearly two years to snake through…

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Davos Annual Closing: New Ideas To Increase Employment Should Protectionism – Davos – Machine Tool


In Davos, Switzerland, the annual theme of “improving the state of the world: to rethink, redesign, rebuild.” Five attending the closing session of the Co-Chairs: Deutsche Bank chairman Josef Ackermann (JosefAckermann) Wipro (Wipro), chairman Azim Premji (AzimPremji) Chief Executive Officer of Standard Chartered Bank Xian Bode (PeterSands) Aetna Insurance (Aetna), chairman of Ronald Williams (RonaldWilliams) ADM chairman Patricia Wuer Si…

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