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“We are consumers of health insurance, not really health care. Nobody knows what health care costs, everybody knows what health insurance costs”
Very few people know how much data the insurance industry keeps. It is substantial. Everything from health claims to insurance applications.
“Project Dragonfly” was a rumored search engine that would track users in China and submit data to governmental authorities for enforcement of censorship law.
“Middle men" are causing a crisis in health care that's hitting everyday Americans in the wallet and preventing them from getting the care they need. They have contributed to soaring health care costs and medicine shortages.
U.S. based oil producer Chevron has exit the Norwegian oil game in hopes to concentrate oil plays in the United States and Kazakhstan.
The $69 billion deal was advertised as a way to lower costs for the end consumer, shedding administrative functions and streamlining properties
Saudi oil reserves and production quotas are surrounded in mystery. Determining where Saudi Arabia will set production is a challenge, and analysts get paid good money to figure it out.
Oil and Gas extraction is becoming an issue between the small Island of Cyprus and Turkey. The later does not recognize the former’s maritime borders leading to international tensions in the Mediterranean.
GDP is pushing higher, and unemployment continues to shrink.
Two hospital giants, Memorial Hermann and Baylor, Scott, and White may merge to create the nation’s fifth largest health care provider.