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United States Ranked Worst For Workers’ Rights Among Major Economies, Says Report

United States Ranked Worst For Workers’ Rights Among Major Economies, Says Report

Europe dominates the top-ranked countries for workers, with the list including Sweden, Italy, Netherlands, Ireland and Germany. Uruguay is the only non-European nation in the group. NEW YORK – The US has the worst record among major developed countries when it comes to workers’ rights, according to a survey of labor unions. The world’s largest […]

June 25th, 2020 | Posted in Business, Top News | Read More »

HSBC Revives Plan To Axe 35,000 Jobs: Report

HSBC Revives Plan To Axe 35,000 Jobs: Report

In March, HSBC had postponed the job cuts, part of a wider restructuring to cut costs, saying the extraordinary circumstances of the Covid-19 pandemic meant it would have been wrong to push staff out. LONDON – HSBC is resuming a massive redundancy plan it had put on ice after the coronavirus outbreak, and will cut […]

June 25th, 2020 | Posted in Business, Link News | Read More »

Apple First US Company To Hit $1.5-Trillion Market Cap

Apple First US Company To Hit $1.5-Trillion Market Cap

SAN FRANCISCO – Apple has become the first US company that reached $1.5 trillion market cap and according to the investors and analysts, strong App Store sales, ARM chips-run Macs and a 5G iPhone this fall are the reasons for the surge in stock of the Cupertino-based iPhone maker. At a current price of $352 […]

June 17th, 2020 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Moody’s Cuts India’s Sovereign Credit Rating By One Notch

Moody’s Cuts India’s Sovereign Credit Rating By One Notch

India’s fiscal deficit in FY20 widened to 4.6% of GDP against the budgeted 3.8%. NEW DELHI – India’s sovereign credit rating was cut by a notch to the lowest investment grade with negative outlook by Moody’s Investors Service, which cited growing risks that Asia’s third-largest economy will face a prolonged period of slower growth amid […]

June 10th, 2020 | Posted in Business | Read More »

India’s Earnings Scorecard Shows Worst Profit Slump Since 2014

India’s Earnings Scorecard Shows Worst Profit Slump Since 2014

Communications, energy and industrials recorded the steepest declines on an adjusted basis. Stay-at-home measures triggered by the coronavirus pandemic has kept most of India’s 1.3 billion population indoors since late March, leading to a collapse in business activities. MUMBAI – The world’s biggest lockdown has cost India millions of jobs, resulted in record low economic […]

June 10th, 2020 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Love Video Games? There Are Other Online Communities To Discover

Love Video Games? There Are Other Online Communities To Discover

Now more than ever we’re discovering the myriad ways that people come together and connect online. It seems that every day there is a new online community popping up, allowing people from all around the world to meet in one place and participate in something they love doing. If you’re already well-versed in the language […]

June 4th, 2020 | Posted in Business, News | Read More »

Pandemic Shopping Habits Are Here To Stay And Brands Are Racing To Adapt

Pandemic Shopping Habits Are Here To Stay And Brands Are Racing To Adapt

NEW YORK – Three days a week at 7:00 a.m., senior Procter & Gamble executives check in with each other about their customers: what they’re buying, how their needs are changing and whether the company’s products are hitting the mark. “We need to stay very close to consumers and their habits, needs and desires, more […]

June 2nd, 2020 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Microsoft eyeing Stake In Jio

Microsoft eyeing Stake In Jio

In February, Microsoft’s chief executive Satya Nadella said the company has forged a partnership with Reliance Jio. MUMBAI – Microsoft Corp. is negotiating an investment of as much as $2 billion in billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s Jio Platforms Ltd, the digital unit of India’s most valuable company, said two people aware of the discussions. “Microsoft has […]

June 2nd, 2020 | Posted in Business | Read More »

UK Court Orders Anil Ambani To Pay $717 Million To Chinese Banks

UK Court Orders Anil Ambani To Pay $717 Million To Chinese Banks

LONDON – A UK court on Friday directed Reliance Group chairman Anil Ambani to pay nearly $717 million to three Chinese banks pursuing the recovery of funds owed to them as part of a loan agreement within 21 days. At a remotely held hearing, in line with procedures in place for the Covid-19 pandemic, Justice […]

June 2nd, 2020 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Bollywood’s Rising Female Directors

Bollywood’s Rising Female Directors

Bollywood is one of the world’s largest film industries estimated to be worth over $2 billion. Every year hundreds of Bollywood films are released to a viewership over a billion people. The industry is headquartered in Mumbai and is known to produce multi-genre films that are mostly musicals with elements of comedy and drama. The […]

May 31st, 2020 | Posted in Bollywood, Business, News | Read More »