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China’s Tencent Becomes More Valuable Company Than Facebook

China’s Tencent Becomes More Valuable Company Than Facebook

Tencent has become the first Asian company with a market capitalisation of half a trillion dollars. BEIJING – China’s social media and video game giant Tencent became more valuable company than Facebook on Tuesday. Tencent’s Hong Kong-listed shares have doubled in value this year, and on Monday it became the first Asian company with a […]

December 2nd, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Walmart India Recognised Among 100 Best Companies For Women

Walmart India Recognised Among 100 Best Companies For Women

The evaluation process was based on practices and policies followed by companies for increasing women’s workforce participation, which the panel then weighed to select, score and rank the winners CHENNAI – Walmart India, the wholly owned subsidiary of Walmart Stores Inc, was recognised among the 100 Best Companies for Women in India in 2017 as […]

November 25th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Johnson & Johnson Hit With $247 Million Verdict In Hip Implant Trial

Johnson & Johnson Hit With $247 Million Verdict In Hip Implant Trial

A federal jury in Dallas on Thursday ordered Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy Orthopaedics unit to pay $247 million to six patients who said they were injured by defective Pinnacle hip implants NEW YORK – A federal jury in Dallas on Thursday ordered Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy Orthopaedics unit to pay $247 […]

November 25th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

India’s Card Transactions Soar 84% In Sep 2017 To Rs 74,090 Crore: Report

India’s Card Transactions Soar 84% In Sep 2017 To Rs 74,090 Crore: Report

The debit and credit card transactions have jumped to Rs 74,090 crore in September this year, up a hefty 84 per cent as compared to the same month last year when it stood at Rs 40,130 crore MUMBAI – The debit and credit card transactions have jumped to Rs 74,090 crore in September this year, […]

November 25th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

HOUSING: To Buy Or Not To Buy, That Is The Question

HOUSING: To Buy Or Not To Buy, That Is The Question

As a homeowner you always need to stay up-to-date with the home borrowing process. In the US, if rates drop maybe you should refinance your loan, and if you do, is there a breakeven point you need to consider before refinancing? Mortgages in Canada are different from the mortgages in the US. In the US […]

November 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Business, International, News, Realestate, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Uber Seals Multibillion-Dollar Investment From Japan’s Softbank

Uber Seals Multibillion-Dollar Investment From Japan’s Softbank

The long-awaited deal was made public in October but was delayed by a corporate governance and legal dispute between investor Benchmark Capital and ousted CEO Travis Kalanick. DETROIT – Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank has reached a deal with Uber to invest billions in the ride-hailing giant. Uber Technologies Inc. confirmed the investment in a statement […]

November 18th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

PayPal Formally Launches India Operations

PayPal Formally Launches India Operations

PayPal is present in over 200 markets, and focuses on SMEs and freelancers to leverage the global opportunity. MUMBAI – American digital payments player PayPal, which has been operational here for the past one decade, today formally launched its domestic operations. Under its services, PayPal India will offer global Indians a single account for their […]

November 18th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

India Very Important For Alibaba, Says CEO Of Chinese e-Commerce Giant

India Very Important For Alibaba, Says CEO Of Chinese e-Commerce Giant

The company has invested in Indian digital payment platform and e-commerce brand Paytm. SHANGHAI – India is a “very important” market to the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba in its global strategy, the Chief Executive Officer of the company said here on Saturday. “Globalisation is one of our key strategies for Alibaba. As part of this […]

November 18th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

3 Ways To Make Money For Travel

3 Ways To Make Money For Travel

For many people, travel is a luxury only to be dreamed about. When you’re living paycheck to paycheck, you can’t afford a weekend away, especially not overseas, but even within the country. But travel is still a dream that most of us are committed to. We want to go places, see the sights and meet […]

November 13th, 2017 | Posted in Business, Link News, News | Read More »

Ola, Microsoft Join Hands To Build New Connected Car Platform For Auto Firms

Ola, Microsoft Join Hands To Build New Connected Car Platform For Auto Firms

Microsoft will be a preferred cloud services provider to Ola and the Indian taxi start-up will use Microsoft Azure for Ola Play as part of the partnership. NEW DELHI – In what could be a leg-up for cab aggregator Ola and help it become a supplier to auto companies worldwide, the company on Tuesday said […]

November 11th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »