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Factbox - EBay CEO's comments since January on PayPal spinoff
(Reuters) - EBay Inc agreed on Tuesday to spin off its payments unit, PayPal, in the second half of 2015, after rebuffing activist investor Carl Icahn's proposal in January. Following are comments by eBay Chief Executive John Donahoe on PayPal spinoff since then: Jan. 22 - During fourth-quarter earnings call "PayPal and eBay make sense together for many reasons. First, eBay accelerates PayPal's success. Second, eBay data makes PayPal smarter. And third, eBay funds PayPal's growth." Feb. ...
Struggling African Minerals could seek to sell stake in mine
By Karen Rebelo and Silvia Antonioli (Reuters) - African Minerals said on Tuesday it was open to selling a minority stake in its only mine as part of a financial rescue after reporting a 97 percent fall in its first half core earnings. The Sierra Leone-focused iron ore producer is in a critical situation, battered by a 40 percent drop in the iron ore price and the effects of the Ebola epidemic . The company is seeking working capital and cash to fund the expansion of its Tonkolili mine and to refinance an expensive $250 million loan. ...
Prada goes for cover-up look over CEOs tax fraud probe

The Prada store name is pictured above the facade of a shop, on December 26, 2012 in ParisMilan (AFP) - Troubled Italian fashion giant Prada stonewalled questions over its tax affairs Monday after it emerged that its top two executives are being investigated for allegedly not disclosing many millions in overseas earnings to Italian authorities.

South Africa's Capitec posts 21 rise in H1 earnings

New South African bank notes featuring an image of former South African President Nelson Mandela are displayed at an office in JohannesburgJOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Capitec Bank Holdings' first-half earnings rose by an expected 21 percent after the South African mass-market lender attracted more customers and booked higher transaction income. Diluted headline earnings totalled 1,015 cents in the six-months to end-August, from 838 cents a year earlier. Capitec, which offers high-interest loans to low-income South Africans, said income from lending rose 13 percent to 5.2 billion rand ($462 million). However, write offs increased to 2.1 billion rand, a 28 percent increase from a year earlier. ...

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That's the page you are on now. This is the main entrance to my web site. Click on the sections here to get a breif explanation of the other main pages of my site. You can navagate using the menu at the top left.

About Me
Just some information about me. mostly this is where I put the non-professional stuff. Also you can find more links to other places where I have a profile, like LinkedIN for example.
Work Expierence
I thought I would start recording all the places where I worked and what I learned from each one. Each employer in this section has their own page and each one is written in my own voice. These are not ment to be professionaly written. I wrote them in a way where you could get a hint of my personality so please enjoy.

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
-- Theodore Roosevelt 1903
Skill Set
A breif list of the different technology skills I have. I'm not as strong in some as I am in others. So move the mouse pointer over each one and get a little description for each one.
These pages are primarly for displaying a concept of web development. Some may not be formatted the best and some may not have all the loopholes closed. These pages are just to take one or a very few concepts and show that I can do them.
Everybody has one, I do to! This page is for links to places I used to help me build my web site. or links I just enjoy.
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