Business

Trending stories

Latest stories

2m
Times of Malta
Runaway businessman must pay Banif €567,000A judge has ruled that runaway businessman Ryan Schembri, the former boss of th
Runaway businessman must pay Banif €567,000
Times of Malta / Posted 2 minutes ago
A judge has ruled that runaway businessman Ryan Schembri, the former boss of the More Supermarkets chain, must repay Banif Bank almost €567,000 for three mortgage agreements. Mr Justice Joseph Zammit McKeon heard the bank explain how Mr Schembri and... Read more
2m
Times of Malta
Heritage Malta chooses Shireburn Software’s solutionsHeritage Malta recently teamed up with Shireburn Software to support its presti
Heritage Malta chooses Shireburn Software’s solutions
Times of Malta / Posted 2 minutes ago
Heritage Malta recently teamed up with Shireburn Software to support its prestigious sites with their software solutions. Shireburn was chosen to replace the previous systems and provide its integrated accounting, inventory and point-of-sale... Read more
2m
Times of Malta
RSM moves sixth in worldwide rankingRSM has announced a six per cent increase in global fee income to $4.64 billion
RSM moves sixth in worldwide ranking
Times of Malta / Posted 2 minutes ago
RSM has announced a six per cent increase in global fee income to $4.64 billion for the financial year ending December 31, 2015. RSM has also moved up one place in the global ranking and is now the sixth largest global network of independent audit,... Read more
2m
Times of Malta
Malta Stock Exchange launches new Sharia Equity IndexThe Malta Stock Exchange has launched a new equity index called the MSE Sharia
Malta Stock Exchange launches new Sharia Equity Index
Times of Malta / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Malta Stock Exchange has launched a new equity index called the MSE Sharia Equity Index, which uses a basis of 1,000. This new index has been certified to be compliant by Dar Al Sharia Ltd, Dubai – the world renowned Islamic finance consultancy... Read more
2m
Times of Malta
Challenges faced by sharing economy companiesWhat is a shared economy? Quite simply, it refers to business models built on
Challenges faced by sharing economy companies
Times of Malta / Posted 2 minutes ago
What is a shared economy? Quite simply, it refers to business models built on platforms offering peer-to-peer sharing of goods and services, models that tend to be populated by challenges. These being early days, and with all the focus on... Read more
2m
The Economic Times
Australia keen to invest in India's LNG, health, financial sectorsIndia, which expects its economy to grow at 7.6 per cent this fiscal, has launc
Australia keen to invest in India's LNG, health, financial sectors
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
India, which expects its economy to grow at 7.6 per cent this fiscal, has launched major initiatives to attract companies and investors from abroad amidst a subdued global economic sentiment. India presents some "great" prospects for Australian... Read more
2m
The Economic Times
Make in India Week: India to evolve into more stable investment destination, says KPMGMUMBAI: At a time when global economies are facing turmoil, India is poised to
Make in India Week: India to evolve into more stable investment destination, says KPMG
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
MUMBAI: At a time when global economies are facing turmoil, India is poised to evolve into an even more attractive and stable destination for investors on account of favourable macroeconomic conditions, says a report. According to business... Read more
2m
The Economic Times
IIM graduates' start-up seeks funding from strategic investorsThe two graduates from IIM-Indore, Vivek Bajaj and Vineet Patwari, started 'ele
IIM graduates' start-up seeks funding from strategic investors
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
The two graduates from IIM-Indore, Vivek Bajaj and Vineet Patwari, started 'elearnmarkets.com', a web portal set up almost a year ago. Elearnmarkets, a typical educational start-up based on the IT platform, prepares both free and paid video capsules... Read more
2m
The Economic Times
Retail technology startup SnapBizz raises funding from Ratan TataMUMBAI: Bengaluru-based retail technology startup SnapBizz today said it has ra
Retail technology startup SnapBizz raises funding from Ratan Tata
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
MUMBAI: Bengaluru-based retail technology startup SnapBizz today said it has raised an undisclosed round of funding from veteran industrialist Ratan Tata. This is Tata's eighth investment in startups in 2016 so far. Tata, former Tata Group chairman,... Read more
2m
The Economic Times
Make in India: JCB India head says construction picking up in India led by roads but recovery will take timeMUMBAI: Project execution in India is picking up led by the roads and highways
Make in India: JCB India head says construction picking up in India led by roads but recovery will take time
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
MUMBAI: Project execution in India is picking up led by the roads and highways sector but a broadbased recovery will take 12-18 months more, said the India head of British construction equipment firm JCB. The construction equipment industry was... Read more
7m
The Times & The Sunday Times
Changes to unsustainable use of Cape Town's roads coming"New road infrastructure is costly and takes years to construct. We must respon
Changes to unsustainable use of Cape Town's roads coming
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
"New road infrastructure is costly and takes years to construct. We must respond to the predicted growth in road-based freight, in part with new infrastructure, but also by improving the location of the main logistics centres, warehousing, depots and... Read more
8m
Jefferson City News Tribune
Kansas senators question bond program effort to lure American RoyalWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas senators want to keep Gov. Sam Brownback's administ
Kansas senators question bond program effort to lure American Royal
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 8 minutes ago
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas senators want to keep Gov. Sam Brownback's administration from approving new economic development projects that they say cost the state sales tax revenue. Senators approved a budget bill Thursday that carried an amendment... Read more
19m
Juneau Empire
Charles Collins hired as branch manager of Keybank's Mendenhall branchCharles (Chuck) Collins has been selected to manage KeyBank’s Mendenhall branch
Charles Collins hired as branch manager of Keybank's Mendenhall branch
Juneau Empire / Posted 19 minutes ago
Charles (Chuck) Collins has been selected to manage KeyBank’s Mendenhall branch. In this role he is responsible for day-to-day operations as well as providing financial services, including investments and mortgages, to both small business and... Read more
22m
Investopedia
The Top 5 Small Cap Retail Stocks for 2016 (PLCE, FIVE)Many investors purchase stocks of their favorite retailers simply due to brand
The Top 5 Small Cap Retail Stocks for 2016 (PLCE, FIVE)
Investopedia / Posted 22 minutes ago
Many investors purchase stocks of their favorite retailers simply due to brand loyalty. However, winning the hearts of such investors with a successful ad campaign does not necessarily correlate with a robust performance by that retailer’s stock.... Read more
27m
Business Standard India
India to evolve into more stable investment destination: KPMGAt a time when global economies are facing turmoil, India is poised to evolve i
India to evolve into more stable investment destination: KPMG
Business Standard India / Posted 27 minutes ago
At a time when global economies are facing turmoil, India is poised to evolve into an even more attractive and stable destination for investors on account of favourable macroeconomic conditions, says a report. According to business consultancy... Read more
27m
Business Standard India
Govt to bring in more banking reforms soon: JaitleyFinMin says country not in a state to pull out of banking sectorFinMin
Govt to bring in more banking reforms soon
Business Standard India / Posted 27 minutes ago
: JaitleyFinMin says country not in a state to pull out of banking sectorFinMin says country not in a state to pull out of banking sector Hinting at major banking sector reforms in the offing, Finance... Read more
10 related stories
27m
Business Standard India
Govt identifies 150 critical infra projects under SagarmalaPrime objective of the Sagarmala project is to promote port-led direct and indi
Govt identifies 150 critical infra projects under Sagarmala
Business Standard India / Posted 27 minutes ago
Prime objective of the Sagarmala project is to promote port-led direct and indirect developmentPrime objective of the Sagarmala project is to promote port-led direct and indirect development... Read more
27m
Business Standard India
More banking reforms on the anvilThe comments from the Finance Minister come days after the state-run lenders po
More banking reforms on the anvil
Business Standard India / Posted 27 minutes ago
The comments from the Finance Minister come days after the state-run lenders posted poor set of earnings for the December quarter. Indian economy is increasingly becoming market oriented economy and there is special emphasis on safeguarding... Read more
31m
New Kerala
UK Economic Secretary, UK PM's Envoy to visit IndiaLondon, Feb 14 : Harriett Baldwin, Economic Secretary to the Treasury, also kno
UK Economic Secretary, UK PM's Envoy to visit India
New Kerala / Posted 31 minutes ago
London, Feb 14 : Harriett Baldwin, Economic Secretary to the Treasury, also known as 'City minister' because of her responsibility for the city of London's financial centre, will visit New Delhi and Mumbai from Feb 15-18. Also visiting New Delhi and... Read more
32m
New Kerala
Japan stores offer limited-edition edible V-Day treatsTokyo, Feb 14 : Japanese retailers are offering special limited-edition domesti
Japan stores offer limited-edition edible V-Day treats
New Kerala / Posted 32 minutes ago
Tokyo, Feb 14 : Japanese retailers are offering special limited-edition domestic and imported treats for Valentine's Day this year, a media report said on Sunday. In Japan, limited-edition sweet treats from Europe and made-in-Japan confectionery can... Read more
33m
The Malaysian Insider
Set minimum wage at RM1,500, PKR tells Zahid on dirty jobs dare Published: 14 February 2016 4:36 PM Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today says
Set minimum wage at RM1,500, PKR tells Zahid on dirty jobs dare
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 33 minutes ago
Published: 14 February 2016 4:36 PM Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today says youths in the country should take up dirty and dangerous jobs that migrant workers do. – The Malaysian... Read more
3 related stories
35m
Vernon Morning Star
Local cherries pick of the cropThe Okanagan’s cherry crop is popular. B.C.’s cherry exports increased by 56 p
Local cherries pick of the crop
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 35 minutes ago
The Okanagan’s cherry crop is popular. B.C.’s cherry exports increased by 56 per cent in 2015 to 13,600 metric tonnes. They had a value of $91.7 million, a 70 per cent increase. “The data also includes a significant rise in sour cherry exports from... Read more
39m
The Scranton Times-Tribune
Chesapeake shares crash amid questionsChesapeake Energy in precarious position As it fought off speculation that it
Chesapeake shares crash amid questions
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 39 minutes ago
Chesapeake Energy in precarious position As it fought off speculation that it would seek bankruptcy protection, Chesapeake Energy watched its shares lose nearly half their value last week, plunging to a Friday close of $1.57 per share. The fall is... Read more
39m
The Scranton Times-Tribune
Double the chaos: Amped-up funds flourish amid turmoilNEW YORK — That second scoop or slice makes everything so much better. So why n
Double the chaos: Amped-up funds flourish amid turmoil
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 39 minutes ago
NEW YORK — That second scoop or slice makes everything so much better. So why not double the fun investing, too? Investors in search of supercharged returns are plugging more dollars into investments that aim to give double or even triple the daily... Read more
40m
asianage
IIM graduates start-up seeks funding from strategic investorsRepresentational Image. Elearnmarkets, a typical educational start-up based on
IIM graduates start-up seeks funding from strategic investors
asianage / Posted 40 minutes ago
Representational Image. Elearnmarkets, a typical educational start-up based on the IT platform, prepares both free and paid video capsules on various financial and economic issues. Kolkata: Two IIM graduates from the city are seeking funding from... Read more
41m
Pakistan News Tribune
Manmohan Singh criticised Narendra Modi govtMUMBAI: Former Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh criticised his successor Na
Manmohan Singh criticised Narendra Modi govt
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 41 minutes ago
MUMBAI: Former Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh criticised his successor Narendra Modi’s government in a rare interview, saying it has failed to capitalise on lower commodity prices to propel growth and is inconsistent in its policy towards... Read more
4 related stories
43m
Calcutta News
Victoria's Secret CEO resigns to prioritise family, personal life OHIO, U.S. - After serving the world's best know lingerie chain for 16 years,
Victoria's Secret CEO resigns to prioritise family, personal life
Calcutta News / Posted 43 minutes ago
OHIO, U.S. - After serving the world's best know lingerie chain for 16 years, Victoria's Secret CEO Sharen Jester Turney has announced that she would be resigning from the... Read more
21 related stories
45m
dna
India's GDP numbers dependable, rigging not possible: Kaushik BasuIndia's GDP numbers are very dependable and there is no "rigging" taking place
India's GDP numbers dependable, rigging not possible: Kaushik Basu
dna / Posted 45 minutes ago
India's GDP numbers are very dependable and there is no "rigging" taking place with regards to data, the World Bank's Senior Vice President and Chief Economist Kaushik Basu said on Saturday. Basu, former Chief Economic Advisor, also said a small... Read more
4 related stories
45m
dna
Public sector banks report highest ever loss of Rs 12,000 crore as bad loans mountHit hard by mounting bad loans, many leading public sector banks (PSBs), includ
Public sector banks report highest ever loss of Rs 12,000 crore as bad loans mount
dna / Posted 45 minutes ago
Hit hard by mounting bad loans, many leading public sector banks (PSBs), including Bank of Baroda, Bank of India and IDBI Bank, reported their highest ever quarterly losses aggregating to over Rs 12,000 crore, while others like State Bank of India... Read more
107 related stories
45m
dna
Make in India Week-Day 1: 3 MoUs worth Rs 21,000 crore inkedThree MoUs envisaging total investment of Rs 21,000 crore were inked on the fir
Make in India Week-Day 1: 3 MoUs worth Rs 21,000 crore inked
dna / Posted 45 minutes ago
Three MoUs envisaging total investment of Rs 21,000 crore were inked on the first day of the Make in India Week, which was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Mumbai on Saturday. Sterlite Group company TwinStar Display Technologies inked a... Read more
2 related stories
More