The “Old Gray Lady,” The New York Times, appears to be miffed that it
was not the recipient of the leaks from whistleblower Edward Snowden,
now on the run in Hong Kong and promising to fight extradition.
Snowden, unlike Daniel Ellsberg with his Pentagon Papers, chose to
deliver his disclosures to the Guardian of London and the Washington
It’s National Small Business Week. Since 1963, National Small Business
Week has recognized the contributions of entrepreneurs and small
business owners throughout the U.S. This year, TNJ.com got an exclusive interview with small business expert Rick C. Wade, a former senior adviser and deputy chief of staff at the U.S. Department of Commerce, to find out the status of small businesses in 2013.
AfricaStrictlyBusiness.com, an independent online portal devoted to
business information, resources, commentary, and transactional
opportunities pertaining to Africa, launched online this month in a
collaboration between the top executives of The Network Journal
There have been some new developments over at the Small Business Administration. The SBA’s budget for 2014 eliminates fees on some of the smallest loans
it offers. This is an effort to get more loans to small-business owners.