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HONG KONG (Reuters) - China's securities regulator is considering offering a shortcut for some of the country's largest technology companies to list their shares, allowing them to jump a long line of
German commercial vehicle heavy weight Daimler will make new investments while launching 100 products this year to take on the competition of Tata Motors and Ashok Leyland, who control 62 percent of
German commercial vehicle heavy weight Daimler will make new investments while launching 100 products this year to take on the competition of Tata Motors and Ashok Leyland, who control 62 percent of
Things worked out very well for Exchange Income Corp. in 2016 and everything is shaping up for another strong year in 2017. Revenue for the diversified holding company that’s now predominantly
Wind power tariff dropped to a record low of Rs 3.46 per unit today in an auction of 1,000 MW capacity conducted by Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI).
NEW YORK/HOUSTON (Reuters) - Traders are turning the spigots to drain the priciest storage tanks holding U.S. crude stockpiles as strengthening markets make it unprofitable to store for future sale an
The Financial Supervision Authority (ASF) has approved the appointment of the new Uniqa Asigurari de Viata president, as well as of two members in the Surveillance Council of the same company. The new
On one hand, these mergers could help bigger incumbents increase their subscriber base, and provide competitive pricing but on the other hand, this is also likely to wipe off 10-15 percent of jobs i
The 13-day-long taxi strike in the national capital, that had lost much of its steam, today ended following a meeting of Ola, Uber drivers with the Delhi government and company managements.
TOKYO (AP) — Global stocks fell Friday amid worries about the potential impact of U.S. trade policies and as investors became more cautious about the market’s recent rally. KEEPING SCORE: Franc
TOKYO (AP) — Global markets slipped in muted trading Friday amid worries over U.S. trade policies that may affect regional economies. A stronger yen weighed on Japan’s exporters. KEEPING SCORE:
A report by Economic Times Intelligence group on the salary drawn by CEOs of Nifty companiesâ?? pegs average annual remuneration at Rs 13 crore, nearly 237 times the median pay scale drawn by other
The caravan NIVEA #LikeYourself continues the national tour around high schools in the second semester of the school year 2016-2017. Until now, Nivea has been supporting over 130 sessions in over 80 h
This is the brand new Baojun 510 compact SUV for China. It was launched on the Chinese car market earlier this week. Baojun is a brand under SAIC-GM-Wuling, partly owned by General Motors.
ATMs are not designed to check the genuineness of currency notes at the time of dispensing. However, if a bank customer attempts to deposit fake currency, the machine will not accept.
The company, which makes premium trucks for specialised sectors like mining, buses and construction equipment, also aims to cut logistics cost by achieving greater efficiency and minimising wastage.
FRANCISTOWN: First Sun Insurance Brokers has been hailed for remaining committed to Francistown despite the socio-economic challenges that the city is experiencing following the Tati Nickel Mine Com
The Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Board (PPADB) seems to be the most affected government organisation to have corruption allegations levelled against it. However, the Board explains that mos
Australian coal and energy company, Minergy Limited says it has raised P70 million for its Masama Coal Project and plans to list on the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) before June this year.
HONG KONG (AP) — A Chinese wire and cable maker is buying independent studio Millennium Films, which produced “Rambo” and “The Expendables.” It’s the latest acquisition
Chennai-based online hotel room aggregator Stayzilla is shutting down operations owing to tougher competition from bigger rivals and a tighter business environment.
In a free-wheeling interview with Economic Times Axis Bank CEO Shikha Sharma said a marriage isnâ??t on the cards. She was responding to market speculation that a a bunch of suitors have come callin
HIGH salary in the Philippine’s information technology (IT) sector is seen to encourage and create a stronger industry workforce. Salary Report and Job Trends Initial Data released by JobStreet.com We
AN OFFICIAL of Negros-based labor group General Alliance of Workers Association (Gawa) on Thursday said the approved additional Social Security System (SSS) benefit is a “Johnny come lately” move by t
Manitoba’s economy has led the nation in average annual growth over the last 10 years, but it’s likely to slip back into the middle of the pack over the next few years, according to the la
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares took a breather on Friday, slipping from 1-1/2-year highs as material shares were hit by sudden falls in copper and other commodity prices while investors assessed Washi
ABB falls victim to a “sophisticated criminal scheme” at its South Korean subsidiary, with the chief suspect an executive responsible for ethics training.
Chairman of Pulse Investments Ltd Kingsley Cooper has announced the progress of new projects which are expected to add to revenue when operational. This includes the company's main investment in the c
MARIEL, Cuba (Xinhua) — Giant Chinese-built cranes briskly unload shipping containers from cargo ships at Cuba’s deep-water port of Mariel, a fledgling special economic zone the country ho
MARIEL, Cuba, (Xinhua) — Just over three years ago, Cuba began to map out its most ambitious economic development project ever, the Mariel Special Economic Development Zone (ZEDM).
In this series, we will cover five of the most influential professional MMA promotions on a global and domestic (U.S.) scale. We start with Combate Americas, a Hispanic MMA franchise has quickly carve
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese conglomerate Toshiba Corp said on Friday it was not aware that its U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse was considering filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Here are the pros and cons of three common ways to tap your home equity: a reverse-mortgage loan, a home-equity line of credit, and a cash-out conventional mortgage refinancing
TORONTO - A high-profile Toronto lawyer hired to represent a suspended Canadian admiral is suggesting he's the victim of "bureaucratic crossfire." Vice-Admiral Mark Norman has brought in Marie Henein
A towering 1,024-room hotel will rise next to the Los Angeles Convention Center a few years from now if developer TriCal Construction Inc. gets its way. TriCal filed a development application with
Beaumont Hospital's big development in Royal Oak will exile Dream Cruise buffs this year, part of a local building boom.             
President Donald Trump brought two dozen manufacturing CEOs to the White House on Thursday, and one message he heard was that they see too few qualified people to fill the U.S. factory jobs they have
VICTORIA - In the English language, a fish is just a fish, but for the Tsartlip First Nation on Vancouver Island, words can vary when referring to catching, preserving or cooking the animal. Vancouve
The Nevada Gaming Commission on Thursday unanimously approved a gaming equipment manufacturing and distribution license to one of the world’s top casino architects, now developing skill-based casi
The Nevada Taxicab Authority next month is expected to update rules dealing with drivers who take longer routes than necessary in a practice known as long-hauling.
The founder of what had been one of the largest online poker websites agreed on Thursday to confront U.S. charges stemming from a long-running criminal case targeting internet firms like his opera
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares took a breather on Friday, hovering just below 1-1/2-year highs as investors braced for a potentially wobbly session after U.S. President Donald Trump called China "gran
Officials at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area are warning visitors to expect delays — longer than usual — on the park’s 13-mile drive starting next week.
Las Vegas’ apartment boom has brought numerous projects to the suburbs, with properties offering loads of amenities and higher-than-usual rents. Now, some are turning to urban neighborhoods.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico is increasingly confident that U.S. President Donald Trump will not be able to impose harsh barriers on imports anytime soon, and officials signaled they may hit their n
General Motors is pushing for bills that set a blueprint for the introduction of fully self-driving cars that are part of on-demand, ride-sharing fleets, but they must be owned by an automaker.
VANCOUVER - A polarizing American preacher with controversial views on Muslims and the LGBTQ community will headline a Christian festival in Vancouver despite protests from the city's mayor. A spokes
The commercials’ message is clear: The little ones are growing up, and they’re ready for a more adventurous theme park.  It’s time to go to Universal – either in Orlando or Hollywood. Universal Parks
Nordstrom said it saw “negligible” impact on sales from President Donald Trump’s tweet earlier this month berating the retailer for dropping his daughter Ivanka Trump’s line.
As Trump shakes up the White House, pharma and biotech are on edge. While the media talks about Obamacare, it turns out that Trump’s new FDA chief could have a bigger impact on health care and associa
Industry Minister Hussein Hajj Hasan Thursday stipulated that Lebanon would boost its imports from Egypt if the latter increased its own imports from this country.
The self-driving car company says a former Google engineer took its intellectual property with him to Otto, a driverless tech startup purchased by Uber last year
The self-driving car company says a former Google engineer took its intellectual property with him to Otto, a driverless tech startup purchased by Uber last year
The Cascadia Urban Analytics Cooperative, seeded by a $1 million grant from Microsoft, will aim to bring data science to bear on issues faced by communities in Washington state and British Columbia.
The Cascadia Urban Analytics Cooperative, seeded by a $1 million grant from Microsoft, will aim to bring data science to bear on issues faced by communities in Washington state and British Columbia.
Barclays Kenya is set for a major re-organisation after the UK banking giant reached an agreement on the sale of its controlling stake in Barclays Africa Group Ltd (BAGL).
The Oxford dictionary defines excellence as the quality of being outstanding or being extremely good. An excellent achiever therefore is someone who attains more than the expected goals.
Kilimall has signed a partnership agreement with Aramex, the global logistics and transportation services provider, to enhance its delivery services countrywide to meet the growing demand for its prod
State-owned Tourism Finance Corporation (TFC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) to advice players in the tourism sector on effic
Barclays Kenya is set for a major re-organisation after the UK banking giant reached an agreement on the sale of its controlling stake in Barclays Africa Group Ltd (BAGL).
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