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Honda to shut down UK plant 2019-02-19 00:22:32Honda will close a car factory in western England with the potential loss of 3,500 jobs, British media and a local lawmaker said Monday, in another bl

Oran Hall | Athletes and financial planning 2019-02-17 00:24:08ADVISORY COLUMN: PERSONAL FINANCIAL ADVISER Professional sportsmen and sportswomen can earn substantial income – and some do. The successful one

David Jessop | Private sector needs unified, external 2019-02-17 00:23:43COLUMN: FOREIGN POLICY Caribbean private sector organisations are important. They like the media, academia and non-governmental organisations are cent

Cedric Stephens | Elevating the insurance consumer 2019-02-17 00:22:53ADVISORY COLUMN: INSURANCE HELPLINE The staff in the Financial Services Commission’s insurance division and its leaders earned applause last wee

Yaneek Page | Keeping consumer data private 2019-02-17 00:21:41ADVISORY COLUMN: BUSINESSWISE The Businesswise column titled “Bank Customer Feels Naked and Exposed” published February 3, 2019, triggered

NCB faces yet another hurdle in Guardian takeover 2019-02-17 00:20:46NCB Financial Group has been forced to extend the closing deadline for its takeover of Guardian Holdings Limited (GHL) because it still has hurdles to

Proven buys stake in party company 2019-02-17 00:15:25Proven Investments Limited (PIL) has acquired a 20 per cent stake in events company Dream Entertainment Limited, adding a new line to the company&rsqu

Jamaica Broilers inks grain deal with shipping firm 2019-02-17 00:13:40Large poultry producers Jamaica Broilers Group (JBG), signed a three-year agreement earlier this month with shipping company United Bulk Carriers (UBC

Trade Winds diversifies into pineapples, dairy plan delayed 2019-02-16 00:26:26Trade Winds Citrus’s ambition to become a dairy producer is still unfulfilled after 18 months awaiting permits for its preferred cattle breed.

Venezuela prosecutor to investigate Guaido appointments 2019-02-15 00:24:55Venezuela’s chief prosecutor said Thursday he has launched an investigation into opposition leader Juan Guaidó’s appointment of a t

Total poised to become largest network with Epping 2019-02-15 00:23:33Total Jamaica Limited appears poised to take the top spot in the local petrol market, at least in terms of the number of stations that it operates, wi

Third-generation hotelier Pike takes on the R Hotel 2019-02-15 00:21:29The green US$6.5 million multistorey edifice in New Kingston was much talked about during its construction when speculation was rife about its intende

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Spotlight falls on Swedbank in Baltic money laundering 2019-02-20 05:14:37Swedbank defended its money laundering controls after Swedish television said it had uncovered documents linking the bank to suspicious transactions w

FMC expects NxStage deal to close in next 2019-02-20 04:51:38Germany's Fresenius Medical Care (FMC) said on Wednesday it has won the green light from U.S. regulators to acquire U.S. home dialysis equipment make

Amid trade talks, China urges U.S. to respect 2019-02-20 04:46:43The United States should respect China's right to develop and become prosperous, the Chinese government's top diplomat told a visiting U.S. delegati

Sainsbury's-Asda deal in doubt as UK regulator raises 2019-02-20 04:38:40Britain's competition regulator has dealt a potentially fatal blow to Sainsbury's planned $9.5 billion takeover of Walmart's Asda, saying it was un

U.S.-China trade hopes extend equity surge; central banks 2019-02-20 04:23:37World stocks hit a four-month high on Wednesday on hopes of progress in trade talks between the United States and China, with a dovish backdrop at maj

Microsoft says discovers hacking targeting democratic institutions in 2019-02-20 04:20:54Microsoft Corp on Wednesday said it had discovered hacking targeting democratic institutions, think tanks and non-profit organizations in Europe and

Saudi Aramco discussing investments in India's Reliance Industries: 2019-02-20 04:16:39Saudi Aramco's Chief Executive Officer Amin Nassar said on Wednesday that the company is in talks with India's Reliance Industries Ltd for possible

Governance panel opposed to Renault chairman being named 2019-02-20 04:15:41An external committee tasked by Nissan Motor Co to help improve corporate governance at the Japanese firm is opposed to the idea of Renault's chairma

Ghosn's new lawyer says he should be released 2019-02-20 04:03:42The new lawyer for ousted Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn said his client should be released on bail while awaiting trial and that Japan was out of step

India's top court finds Anil Ambani guilty of 2019-02-20 02:59:04India's Supreme Court on Wednesday found Anil Ambani, chairman of debt-laden Reliance Communications (RCom), guilty of contempt of court for wilfully

Oil dips below 2019 highs as surging U.S. 2019-02-20 02:51:30Oil prices slipped away from 2019 highs on Wednesday, with surging U.S. supply and slowing economic growth tempering upward pressure from supply cuts

Lockheed unveils new F-21 fighter jet configured for 2019-02-20 00:38:14Lockheed Martin offered India a new combat jet, F-21, on Wednesday to be made locally, in a bid to win a large military order worth over $15 billion.

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New York's opposition to Amazon might scare off 2019-02-19 19:30:14Amazon has scrapped plans to build a headquarters in Queens amid fierce opposition from politicians, but experts warn that the pushback against the te

For many Americans, the Trump tax cut doesn’t 2019-02-19 19:30:14President Barack Obama’s signature domestic initiative, on health care, was marred by a glitch-prone rollout. Is President Trump’s tax-cut

T-Mobile, Sprint defend merger to lawmakers 2019-02-19 19:30:14The companies' executives argue that the merger will force the industry to up its game, improving quality of services and lowering prices. But the de

Climate’s pressure on energy firms isn’t just political, 2019-02-19 19:30:14PG&E’s bankruptcy filing has wider implications. Will CEOs’ and shareholders’ closer attention to the business risks of warming

US considers a tax on wealth, even as 2019-02-19 19:30:14Elizabeth Warren is considered a candidate of the left, yet even half of Republicans share her view that the wealthy should be taxed more. A key quest

Shutdown may be over – but economic ripple 2019-02-19 19:30:14Consumers, businesses, and investors loathe uncertainty. That's why the full effects of a government shutdown are hard to measure, and its end isn&rs

As AI advances in multiple industries, workers need 2019-02-19 19:30:14Artificial intelligence could severely disrupt a quarter of US jobs. Economists say the jobs likely to be spared from automation will require advanced

Farmers have a beef with plant- or lab-grown 2019-02-19 19:30:14How we speak can say a lot about how we think ​– and it can influence how we spend. Consider a rancher-led battle over food labe

Employees ‘taken hostage’: the ethics of the US 2019-02-19 19:30:14Compelling people to work without pay is fast becoming more than a legal issue for the federal government. Viewed as a social compact, it raises serio

Sears dodges liquidation, stores to stay open – 2019-02-19 19:30:14The company's chairman and largest shareholder won a bankruptcy auction for the chain, which hasn't seen a profitable year since 2010. If Sears keep

US-China trade: How dose of reality is pushing 2019-02-19 19:30:14During 2018, the outlook seemed to grow steadily worse for relations between the world’s two largest economies. Things are shifting as both side

Recession is a risk in 2019. But maybe 2019-02-19 19:30:14A number of key trends in the economy are positive, from wage growth to low interest rates. Some of the biggest wild cards are trade policy and centra

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Tomorrow's Data Heroes 2019-02-19 01:00:00Who is going to help individuals keep control of the data they generate -- and maybe even make money from it? The answer may be telecom operators. T

Five Ways Companies Can Give People a Good 2019-02-18 01:00:00Workers today want careers that fit their values, are enjoyable, and contribute to society. Here's what business leaders can do to deliver on this i

A Crucial Role for Human Resources 2019-02-18 01:00:00Many workers feel frustrated that institutions are not delivering what they need to be able to build long, prosperous, and secure lives. We discuss f

Good Work 2019-02-18 01:00:00People today want to do "good work." They want to have intrinsically rewarding experiences and make a contribution that fits with their values. Com

Can Capitalism Be Fixed? 2019-02-15 01:00:00In his new book, The Future of Capitalism, Oxford economics professor Paul Collier offers a set of prescriptions to restore what he calls the lost eth

Middle Managers Deserve More Respect 2019-02-13 01:00:00Most leadership literature focuses on what the people at the top of the organization chart say and do. But it's worth turning our ears and eyes to t

Sustaining Southeast Asia's Momentum 2019-02-12 01:00:00Dynamism, a growing middle class, and entrepreneurial flair have made the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) one of the consistently best-

Finance, Disaster, and You 2019-02-11 01:00:00The Financier, an often-overlooked 1912 novel by the iconic American writer Theodore Dreiser, isn't just a page-turning morality tale about early Ame

The Short Life of Enlightened Leadership (and How 2019-02-11 01:00:00Idealistic values and socially admirable practices in business are often effective, but generally short-lived. They rarely survive through more than

Four Tips from Top Soccer Clubs on How 2019-02-07 01:00:00Cohesion is a prerequisite for any team's success. This is one area in which business can learn from soccer, a results-driven undertaking that requi

Inside Symantec's Tech Transformation 2019-02-06 01:00:00Symantec chief information officer Sheila Jordan spent the last four years leading IT at the cybersecurity company during one of Silicon Valley's mos

Strategy Talk: How to Help Your Team Get 2019-02-06 01:00:00Anyone can get better at generating novel, useful business ideas. To foster that skill among members of your team, have them mirror how creative brea

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Lockheed Martin unveils 'new' F-21, says fighter configured 2019-02-20 13:10:00US aerospace giant's jet is a slightly improved F-16 Block 60, an aircraft already in service.

Telecom panel to decide on Rs 3,050 cr 2019-02-20 11:40:00The penalty on Airtel and Vodafone works out to about Rs 1,050 crore each, while in case of Idea Cellular it comes to about Rs 950 crore

India has potential to become $1 trillion digital 2019-02-20 10:15:00The report said India had 560 million internet subscriptions in 2018, up from 238.71 million in 2013, making it the second-largest internet subscripti

DMK and Congress announce alliance for Lok Sabha 2019-02-20 10:09:00The DMK will contest in 20 to 25 seats while the Congress will fight in nine seats

France court orders UBS to pay $5.1 billion 2019-02-20 09:21:00Paris court finds UBS guilty of helping wealthy French clients stash funds in undeclared Swiss accounts.

Sitharaman urges defence vendors to invest in India, 2019-02-20 08:41:00Govt has signed 150 contracts worth Rs 1,27,500 crore with Indian vendors for military equipment till October 2018, says defence minister at Aero Indi

A320neo India deliveries back on track; fewer problems 2019-02-20 07:36:00Bengaluru (Reuters) - European aircraft maker Airbus deliveries of its A320neo aircraft are back on track in India with fewer problems being seen with

SC orders forced eviction of more than 1 2019-02-20 07:16:00Court gives states till July 27 to evict tribals based on a petition filed by wildlife groups questioning the validity of the Forest Rights Act.

Govt to infuse Rs 48,239 cr in 12 2019-02-20 06:13:00Allahabad Bank will be provided Rs 6,896 crore

Saudi Aramco in talks with Reliance Industries for 2019-02-20 04:11:00Saudi Aramco signed an agreement in April with a consortium of state-owned Indian refiners to participate in a $44 billion refinery project on the cou

Nasscom ends annual forecast; to only give guidance 2019-02-20 04:09:00We are keen on changing the perception that revenue guidance represents, said Rishad Premji, Chairman, Nasscom

10 years of Samsung Galaxy: The journey so 2019-02-20 04:09:00Samsung is set to unveil the Galaxy S10-series, along with a new foldable screen device, on February 21

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