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Norway’s Oil and Gas Firms Raise Spending Forecasts

Nerijus Adomaitis August 18, 2022 Credit: anetlanda/AdobeStock Norway’s oil and gas firms have raised their investment forecasts for 2022 and 2023 as they plan to explore more and develop new projects, a national statistics office (SSB) survey showed on Thursday. The country’s biggest business sector now expects to invest 172.8 billion Norwegian crowns ($17.7 billion) […]

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Technology

Global cloud infrastructure services spending reaches US$55 billion in Q2 2022

Spending on cloud infrastructure services reached nearly US$55 billion in the second quarter of 2022 with Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud leading the way. Each of the big three cloud hyperscalers increased their worldwide cloud services market share year over year in the second quarter of 2022, according to new data from […]

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Finance

UK’s young adults spending more time on TikTok than watching TV

Young adults in the UK are spending more time scrolling on social media site TikTok than watching broadcast television, according to an Ofcom report on Wednesday that highlights the growing generational divide in media habits. In its annual survey of consumption trends, the media regulator found that those aged 16 to 24 spent an average […]

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Business

Business travel spending might not return to pre-pandemic levels until 2026

Lighted tunnel in the United Airlines terminal, O’Hare International Airport, Chicago Illinois. Andrew Woodley | Universal Images Group via Getty Images Business travel spending might not recover to pre-pandemic levels until sometime in 2026 — two years later than previously expected — as inflation, labor shortages and geopolitical issues slow the sector’s rebound, according to […]

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Life Style

How a Culture of Guilt Around Spending Fractures Young Indians’ Relationship With Money

At 23, Shahrukh Mohammed realized he didn’t know how to spend his money. He arrived at an online shopping festival, his mind already made – all he wanted was a keyboard. The keyboard was an investment, Shahrukh, a software engineer, told himself, as an act of justification. Still, he scrolled up and down the page […]

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Travel

Florida Keys is perfect mini-American road trip to save spending hours in cars

THE Florida Keys is the perfect mini-American road trip for those who hate the idea of spending days in a car.  Movies have glamorised the long road trip holidays (usually along Route 66) but what they don’t show is the hours and hours spent cramped in a car, sweating and complaining to your travel buddy.  […]

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PR

Defense IT Spending Market: Civilian Forces to Rise at 6.6% CAGR During 2021 – 2030

[277 Pages Research] Defense IT spending market to reach $137.65 Billion by 2030; Services type to rise at 6.7% CAGR; Civilian forces to rake at 6.6% CAGR. PORTLAND, ORAGON, UNITED STATES, August 12, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — According to the report published by Allied Market Research, the global defense IT spending market generated $79.68 billion in […]

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Finance

UK economy contracts as households cut spending

The UK economy contracted in the second quarter, with households cutting spending as the cost of living crisis began to bite and health sector output falling as Covid cases and testing declined. Gross domestic product, the measure of the quantity of goods and services produced, fell 0.1 per cent in the second quarter of the […]

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UK

Prince Harry memoir pivotal to Sussexes finances ‘Been spending money like water!’

It was announced last year that Prince Harry will release an “intimate and heartfelt” memoir through publishing company, Penguin House Random. No definite release date has ever been announced. Despite this, it is still expected to be forthcoming. Speaking on the latest Royally US, The Daily Beast’s royal correspondent Tom Sykes discussed the importance of the […]

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Travel

Florida couple spending summer volunteering in Wisconsin state parks

In December and March, Heidi Wasson and Nancy Gilliom were in the Florida Keys, volunteering at parks about 400 miles south of their home in Jacksonville Beach.   This August, they’re volunteering on an entirely different island — Madeline, off the northern tip of Wisconsin in Lake Superior.   The retired couple are working as camp […]