• Why WISH Stock Is a Sell After the IPO 25 Jan 2021 20:28 The COVID-19 pandemic has transformed e-commerce more than any other time since its inception. That's created a wave of new investment opportunities, but not all of them are worth owning… Sales skyrocketed as brick-and-mortar stores took their business …
  • Jo-Ann Stores to create 175 jobs at e-commerce facility in West Jefferson 25 Jan 2021 19:55
  • Kroger likely headed for choppy waters, analyst says 25 Jan 2021 19:55 Jan 25, 2021, 2:40pm EST Kroger Co.’s sales will likely decline not only this year when compared with last year’s outsize gains but even into 2022, an analyst said. Downtown Cincinnati-based Kroger (NYSE: KR), the nation’s largest operator of traditional …
  • Online fashion retailer Boohoo to buy Debenhams brand for $75 million. 25 Jan 2021 19:49 The British online fast-fashion retailer Boohoo said Monday it would buy the Debenhams brand name and website for 55 million pounds, or $75 million, a few weeks after the 242-year-old department store chain began to wind down its operations after going …
  • 53% companies in India looking to increase headcounts in 2021: Report 25 Jan 2021 19:33 Businesses across sectors are working towards a healthy recovery with a renewed positive outlook in terms of hiring in 2021 according to Michael Page India’s ‘Talent Trends 2021 Report. According to the report, nearly 53 per cent of companies in India are …
  • Instant Beverage Premix Booming Segments; Investors Seeking Growth | Monster Beverage, Starbucks, PepsiCo 25 Jan 2021 18:40 Jan 25, 2021 (Market Insight Reports) -- HTF Market Intelligence released a new research report of 144 pages on title ‘Global Instant Beverage Premix Market Insights by Application, Product Type, Competitive Landscape & Regional Forecast 2026’ with …
  • Shares of FLWS Up 47.2% Since Uptrend Call on Shares 25 Jan 2021 18:40 Jan 25, 2021 (SmarTrend(R) Spotlight via COMTEX) -- SmarTrend identified an Uptrend for 1-800-Flowers-A (NASDAQ:FLWS) on November 17th, 2020 at $22.18. In approximately 2 months, 1-800-Flowers-A has returned 47.16% as of today's recent price of $32.64. …
  • Lancement de la campagne de sensibilisation publique “Look for the WELL Health-Safety Seal”, mettant en vedette Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Michael B. Jordan, Robert DeNiro, Venus Williams, Wolfgang Puck, Deepak Chopra et le 17e ministre de la... 25 Jan 2021 18:34 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--janv. 25, 2021--   Ce communiqué de presse contient des éléments multimédias. Voir le communiqué complet ici : https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210125005654/fr/ WELL Health-Safety Seal (Photo: …
  • GameStop Stock Has Short-Term Growth Runway, But Long-Term Challenges Remain 25 Jan 2021 18:31 You would be hard-pressed finding analysts who would have picked GameStop (NYSE:GME) as a stock growth story. GME stock had been in freefall since the end of 2015. By August of 2020, shares had lost over 90% of their value compared to those 2015 levels. …
  • Online luxury retailer Mytheresa valued at nearly R3bn in US trading debut 25 Jan 2021 18:23 The parent company of online luxury retailer Mytheresa climbed as much as 39% in its US trading debut after a $407m initial public offering priced at the top of its marketed range. Shares of MYT Netherlands Parent  were up 24% to $32.19 in New York trading …
  • Mastercard to raise EU fees by at least 400% for online sales to UK shoppers 25 Jan 2021 17:58 Mastercard is to increase the fees it charges EU firms to take payments from online shoppers from the UK by at least 400%, in a move that could mean higher prices for consumers. The company charges 0.3% to process credit card payments and 0.2% to handle …
  • US Treasury Announces Appointment Of Key Members Of Staff 25 Jan 2021 17:57 Today, the United States Department of the Treasury announced new members of staff who will serve in key roles. These qualified, tested, and skilled leaders will join a team prepared to deliver results by getting the economy back on track, strengthening …
  • Debenhams shuts all stores, around 12,000 jobs... 25 Jan 2021 17:47 UK department store chain Debenhams is to shut all its outlets, administrators for the collapsed group said Monday, with the loss of around 12,000 jobs. Debenhams, which has long struggled with fierce online competition, will see its brand live on however …
  • Is the Oilfield Services Rally About to Ebb? 25 Jan 2021 17:20 (The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the attributed sources and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rigzone or the author.) A key oilfield services (OFS) sector financial indicator has shown impressive growth for nearly …
  • File-sharing firm WeTransfer hires banks for Amsterdam IPO - sources 25 Jan 2021 17:13 LONDON/AMSTERDAM, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Dutch tech firm WeTransfer is eyeing a stock market listing in Amsterdam in April or May as it looks to take advantage of investors’ voracious appetite for tech firms, three sources familiar with the matter told …
  • Should I buy Sage Group shares for my UK tech portfolio? 25 Jan 2021 17:01 The Sage Group (LSE: SGE) shares fell 20% in the past year. However, the company’s shares rose 5% on January 21st after it released its first-quarter fiscal year 2021 trading update. Sage Group shares’ recent trading update Sage Group’s revenue grew by 1. …
  • Horowitz: Parler lawsuit: The courts discover free enterprise at the exact wrong moment 25 Jan 2021 16:56 Imagine if every venue providing wedding services — from rental places and caterers to bakers and florists — were controlled by Christian conservatives. They worked together with all their distributors to ensure that nobody could perform a gay wedding …
  • Telus International prices public offering in bid to expand digital business 25 Jan 2021 16:53 VANCOUVER — Telus Corp. says it is planning a US$958.3 million public offering for its subsidiary Telus International, as it brings on outside investors to boost its digital and artificial intelligence business. Documents filed with the U.S. Securities and …
  • The rise of Pubmatic’s Goel brothers 25 Jan 2021 16:51 With its public debut, the 14-year-old Pune and California-based firm leapfrogged co-founders and brothers Rajeev Goel (42) and Amar Goel’s (44) worth in the company - who together own close to 23.7% - at more than $300 million. Post-IPO, co-founders of …
  • An explosive rally 25 Jan 2021 16:44 The company can thank a loyal group of investors on Reddit who continue to back the stock even as many others on Wall Street have argued that the shares are overvalued and due for a sharp decline. The stock was halted numerous times Monday due to the …
  • AMC Avoids Bankruptcy for the Fifth Time: Live Updates 25 Jan 2021 16:15 LiveUpdated  Jan. 25, 2021, 11:07 a.m. ET Jan. 25, 2021, 11:07 a.m. ET Here’s what you need to know: Budweiser, the beer giant whose commercials featuring Clydesdale horses, croaking frogs and winsome puppies made it one of the most beloved Super Bowl …
  • Is Jack Ma Helping China Reinforce Communist Regime’s Digital Authoritarianism? 25 Jan 2021 16:10 TAIPEI, TAIWAN - China’s regulators have reiterated that their probe into financial technology giant Ant Group, founded by the beleaguered billionaire Jack Ma, would not undermine the company’s development and was not a move against private firms – a …
  • Does Rivian Have What It Takes To Challenge Tesla? 25 Jan 2021 16:01 Electric truck startup Rivian is now apparently valued at about $27.6 billion following a recent fundraise. [1] So what’s really driving this privately held company’s valuation? Rivian appears to be doing quite a lot of things right. Firstly, the company …
  • How self-commodification is becoming the future of e-commerce 25 Jan 2021 15:55 Life is now, easily, a continuum: a straight line with periodic events, which now look only a little different from one another. The precarious nature of this continuum, just like life, has made our anxiety levels peak--– now the central force behind all …
  • Paul Smith's team pulled off a 'miracle' getting collection ready amid pandemic 25 Jan 2021 15:32 25 January 2021 Paul Smith says it's "a miracle" his eponymous brand managed to create an entire Autumn/Winter 2021 collection amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Paul Smith The 74-year-old fashion designer has hailed his team for managing to …
  • Next steps for Biden’s stimulus plans 25 Jan 2021 15:29 With help from Helena Bottemiller Evich Editor’s Note: Weekly Agriculture is a weekly version of POLITICO Pro’s daily Agriculture policy newsletter, Morning Agriculture. POLITICO Pro is a policy intelligence platform that combines the news you need with …
  • Ebix Inc: Fintech Stock Hits New 52-Week High & 2021 Ripe for More Gains 25 Jan 2021 15:28 Ebix Stock Is Up 16.6% in 2021 & Outlook Is Bullish Ebix Inc (NASDAQ:EBIX) is a financial technology (fintech) stock that has done exceptionally well during the coronavirus pandemic. But Ebix stock hasn’t experienced the kind of ill-gotten …
  • Special Edition: EU hospitality sector seeks support to open, not remain closed 25 Jan 2021 15:17 Following the first lockdown, Europe’s hospitality sector was the first to take immediate safety measures. However, it has also been the sector that has paid the full cost of the pandemic. In 18 out of 27 EU member states, pubs, restaurants and cafes …
  • Taboola merges with 'blank check' company, plots NYSE listing and IPO 25 Jan 2021 15:10 Taboola is set to list on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) through a merger with ION Acquisition Corp, a SPAC company. The deal was announced on Monday and gives Taboola an "implied" valuation of $2.6 billion.  Founded in 2007, New York-based …
  • ePharmacy Market Size 2020 Driving Factors, Industry Growth, Key Vendors and Forecasts to 2026 25 Jan 2021 15:03 Jan 25, 2021 (Market Insight Reports) -- Selbyville, Delaware, Global EPharmacy Market Report added at Market Study Report LLC offers industry size, share, growth, trends and forecast analysis up to 2026. EPharmacy Market Report also covers top key players …
  • 7 Stay-at-Home Stocks Whose Gains Will Outlast Covid-19 25 Jan 2021 14:55 About this time last year, all was fine for most of the world. We started to get some news updates about some sort of virus in China, but no one was really worried about it. A few months later, we had a group known as stay at home stocks, and they were …
  • The Bear Thesis on Plug Power Stock Misses the Key Points Behind Hydrogen 25 Jan 2021 14:55 Even when Plug Power (NASDAQ:PLUG) was trading around $4 early last year, many bears contended PLUG stock was dramatically overvalued. Citing the company’s lack of profitability and its customer-friendly contracts, they warned that the stock would crash …
  • Taboola Going Public In SPAC Deal 25 Jan 2021 14:55 Israeli open web company Taboola is going public via a SPAC deal. The SPAC Deal: Taboola, which provides recommendations for the open web, is valued at $2.6 billion in a SPAC deal with ION Acquisition Corp (NYSE: IACA). The $285 million PIPE on the SPAC …
  • Employers present their expectations for 2021 25 Jan 2021 14:54 Bulgaria's accession to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, the Schengen area and the Eurozone is a priority of the Association of Bulgarian Employers' Organizations for 2021. At a general press conference, the …
  • FDI into India rose 13% in 2020 while global inflows sunk to lows seen in ‘90s 25 Jan 2021 14:48 NEW DELHI: Boosted by investments in the digital sector, foreign direct investment (FDI) in India grew 13% to $57 billion in 2020, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) said in its ‘investment trends monitor’ report even as the …
  • 5 recommendations to strengthen the relationship with your buyers 25 Jan 2021 14:45 January 25, 2021 6 min read This article was translated from our Spanish edition using AI technologies. Errors may exist due to this process. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The COVID-19 pandemic caused radical changes in …
  • China Becomes Foreign Investment Top Dog, Rakes in Billions as US Loses Ground Amid Pandemic 25 Jan 2021 14:35 Business 13:18 GMT 25.01.2021(updated 13:33 GMT 25.01.2021) Get short URL The economic calamity caused by COVID-19 is expected to cost the world economy around $9 trillion. IMF Chief Kristalina Georgieva has said the world is on track to post the worst …
  • Hendrick’s Launches A New ‘Lunar’ Gin To Help Us All Forget 2020 25 Jan 2021 14:29 Hendrick's Lunar Hendrick's Hendrick’s Gin unveiled a brand new limited edition addition to its lineup today, a ‘Lunar” gin inspired by the moon. Along with it, it’s also offering a “moonbathing ritual” to help us all wash away the terrible time …
  • Saks.com Spin-Out: Genius Move or Opportunistic Folly? 25 Jan 2021 14:29 Florida, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Outlet mall, Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th entrance. (Photo by: ... [+] Jeff Greenberg/Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) Jeff Greenberg/Universal Images Group via Getty Images The reports …
  • Kia unveils new corporate name, strategy  25 Jan 2021 14:17 Kia has revealed a strategy it says will see the Korean car maker reach beyond vehicle manufacturing to “sustainable mobility solutions”. Signalling this break-away from its traditional manufacturing-driven business model, Kia has also announced a new …
  • Ministry takes action against home-based car... 25 Jan 2021 14:14 Doha: Ministry of Commerce and Industry took action against a car repair workshop operating without a commercial license from a house in Al Aziziyah.  This was found during an inspection jointly conducted with Ministry of the Interior and legal actions …
  • Bulgarian Business Community: We Want to Work Not to Receive Aid 25 Jan 2021 14:11 The Bulgarian business community presented its priorities for 2021. The first national priority for business is the country's admission to the OECD, announced at a press conference Vasil Velev, Chairman of the Association of Industrial Capital in …
  • CAIT alleges Amazon, Flipkart, Zomato and Swiggy of flouting rules 25 Jan 2021 14:03 NEW DELHI : Traders' body CAIT has written to Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal accusing Amazon, Flipkart, Zomato, Swiggy, and various other e-commerce entities for allegedly flouting rules, and demanded immediate action against them. …
  • Internet use for business purposes increased by 10 per cent in 2020 25 Jan 2021 14:01 Internet use for business purposes increased by 10 per cent last year over 2019, national data shows.  On Monday, the National Statistics Office said that during 2020, enterprises across all economic activities registered high levels of Internet use. More …
  • Malta’s award-winning web development agency NIU obtains ISO 27001 certification 25 Jan 2021 14:01 ISO/IEC 27001:2013 – another important step for NIU which, thanks to the constant work of its team, has reached another far-reaching milestone. Being able to exhibit an ISO certification demonstrates they have passed a third-party audit carried out by …
  • A cheap UK share I bought in my ISA to make BIG profits! 25 Jan 2021 13:53 One of the hottest games in town right now is e-commerce. One of the UK shares I’ve bought myself to ride this theme is Clipper Logistics (LSE: CLG). The share price explosion it’s enjoyed since I bought it for my Stocks and Shares ISA last year underlines …
  • EuroCham discussed safety matter during a meeting with Cambodia Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training. 25 Jan 2021 13:24 On 21 January 2021 the European Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia participated in the 7th Project Advisory Board meeting on “Enhancing Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Standards in Construction Sector”. This consultative meeting was presided over by H.E. …
  • Wall Street C.E.O.s Return to Saudi Arabia's 'Davos in the Desert' 25 Jan 2021 13:10 It’s been more than two years since bankers kept their name badges obscured behind ties at a high-profile investment conference in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, held weeks after the killing of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi by Saudi agents at the …
  • China Overtakes U.S. as Top Destination for Foreign Investment: Live Updates 25 Jan 2021 13:10 LiveUpdated  Jan. 25, 2021, 7:39 a.m. ET Jan. 25, 2021, 7:39 a.m. ET Here’s what you need to know: The tit-for-tat trade restrictions between China and the United States under the Trump administration, coupled with the coronavirus pandemic, have given …
  • New UK unicorn companies 2020: Cazoo, Gousto and Gymshark make the list 25 Jan 2021 13:05 Cazoo, Gousto and Gymshark were among the the latest companies to achieve unicorn status in 2020, a year which saw many businesses struggle. A total of 76 companies achieved the milestone from around the world, with the majority coming from the US, …
  • Boohoo buys Debenhams for £55million and will CLOSE stores for good  25 Jan 2021 13:02 Boohoo has today bought the Debenhams brand for £55million and will axe up to 12,000 jobs by making it an online-only operation - but their bid to take on Amazon received a blow as rival ASOS raced ahead in the battle to purchase Topshop. The online …
  • Pattie Lovett-Reid: The good, the bad and the ugly of the past year 25 Jan 2021 13:01 HUNTSVILLE, ONT. -- What a difference a year makes financially speaking. The pandemic has destroyed lives, altered our financial landscape, and yet through it all, it hasn't been all bad news. Let's break it down: the good, the bad and the ugly. …
  • World Economy: Foreign Direct Investments Slumped by 42 Percent in 2020 25 Jan 2021 12:47 Mainly driven by the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, global foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2020 slipped by 42% year-on-year to $859 billion, according to the UN's trade and development body. Last year's figure was down from $1.5 …
  • VMLY&R COMMERCE: The merger that changes Cyprus’ e-commerce landscape 25 Jan 2021 12:42 Share0 When the problems posed by the pandemic are interpreted as challenges by leading companies then anything is possible. Geometry and VLMY&R have completed a merger to form a new entity, VMLY&R COMMERCE, a new creative commerce company in VLMY…
  • Amazon invests in new fulfillment centre in Poland 25 Jan 2021 12:33 Amazon said it continues to invest in Poland and will create over 1,000 new permanent jobs in the town of Swiebodzin within a year of opening a new site there. Its tenth facility in Poland will include the Amazon Robotics technology, with 3,000 robotic …
  • Vodafone Turkey releases e-commerce platform for business partners 25 Jan 2021 12:29 Vodafone Turkey announced the My Solution Partner Program e-commerce portal, to help partners obtain online resources to serve business customers. The website helps raise awareness and sales, giving partners a portal for all business processes online. …
  • Google Is The Latest Company To Turn Its Facilities Into Covid-19 Vaccination Sites 25 Jan 2021 12:25 Topline Google will make some of its facilities — buildings, parking lots, and open spaces — available as Covid-19 vaccination clinics, the company announced on Monday, joining companies like Disney, Amazon and Starbucks who are working closely with local …
  • What’s In-Store For Debenhams? - Online Powerhouse Boohoo Buys 242 Year Old Brand And All Stores To Close 25 Jan 2021 12:25 Boohoo success is also in its ability to disrupt. As the retail Merry-Go-Round sees many of the same ... [+] faces of retail pop up at another beleaguered brand, it is inevitable that a lot of retail decision making will only stay within the realms of what …
  • Will Increased FedEx Rates Harm Retailers? 25 Jan 2021 12:25 zz/STRF/STAR MAX/IPx FedE FDX x announced it will add a sur-charge on certain parcels starting mid-February. It raised concern about the cost effects, since UPS took similar action during the holiday season. The FedEx charge of charge of 30 …
  • 4 Career Questions Every IT Professional Should Ask 25 Jan 2021 12:23 Landing your next big role is important, but before you take that offer, make sure it's the right role with the right prospects for you. The Web is full of good advice for software engineers looking for a job. You should have great communication skills …
  • Debenhams to close all stores with 12,000 jobs at risk as Boohoo buys brand 25 Jan 2021 12:14 Online retailer Boohoo has acquired Debenhams for £55m in a deal that will see the closure of the high street retailer’s remaining stores and the likely loss of up to 12,000 jobs. Boohoo, which is also buying the brands Maine, Manataray, Principles and …
  • Fashion victims: What next for the high street after Topshop and Debenhams go online-only? 25 Jan 2021 12:09 Topshop and Debenhams  are set to disappear from the high street after e-commerce giants Boohoo and Asos swooped on the beleaguered retailers, reflecting the dramatic impact the pandemic has had on the UK retail sector.  The decision to take former high …
  • Boohoo buys Debenhams for £55m and to relaunch as online-only business 25 Jan 2021 12:07 Online fashion retailer Boohoo has bought the Debenhams brand for £55m but will not take on any of the high street chain's shops or its workforce. Boohoo said the deal was a "huge step" in its plans to create "the UK's largest …
  • FOCUS-Online merchants linked to QAnon down, but not out, following platform bans 25 Jan 2021 12:07 Jan 25 (Reuters) - Since last year, entrepreneur Dustin Krieger has faced bans by an expanding list of big tech companies: four blocked PayPal accounts, half a dozen Twitter deactivations, de-listed merchandise by Shopify and most recently Amazon’s removal …
  • 7 SaaS Stocks to Buy For Consistent Returns Into 2021 and Beyond 25 Jan 2021 12:01 Software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies are a win-win for customers and for investors. And analysts love the predictable revenue that comes with SaaS stocks. I’m old enough to remember when software updates had to be painstakingly and meticulously conducted …
  • Bharat Metro Digital Services raise $1 million 25 Jan 2021 11:54 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 25 (ANI/SRV Media): Started only recently, Bharat Metro Digital Services (BMDS) has already secured major funding to kickstart its venture. Founded by Malik Gilani in November 2020, the digital marketing solutions …
  • Medical E-Commerce Software Market Size Forecast Segmented By Analysis, CAGR, Regions, Manufactures, Types And Applications By 360 Research Report 25 Jan 2021 11:43 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Jan 25, 2021 (The Expresswire) -- "Global Medical E-Commerce Software Market"2021 project the value and sales volume of submarkets, with respect to key regions. …
  • Car prices soar amid rising auto-part imports 25 Jan 2021 11:40 While already struggling to rein in the prices of sugar, wheat flour, ghee/cooking oil, steel bars and cement, Prime Minister Imran Khan has now vowed to tackle the issue of high car prices and low auto-part localisation. In the last week of 2020, the …
  • FDI in India rose by 13% in 2020, as inflows declined in major economies due to pandemic: UN 25 Jan 2021 11:38 NEW YORK: Foreign Direct Investment into India rose by 13 per cent in 2020, boosted by interest in the digital sector, and while fund flows "declined most strongly" in major economies such as the UK, the US and Russia due to the Covid-19 pandemic …
  • Custom T-shirt Printing Market Size Worth $7.57 Billion By 2028 25 Jan 2021 11:05 The global Custom T-Shirt Printing Market size is anticipated to reach USD 7.57 billion by 2028, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. It is projected to register a CAGR of 9.7% from 2021 to 2028. Increasing preference towards fashionable, …
  • Country Launch of Go Digital Asean: Digital skills to address the economic impact of Covid-19 in Malaysia 25 Jan 2021 11:03 KUALA LUMPUR: The Asia Foundation -- supported with a USD$3.3 million grant from Google’s philanthropic arm, Google.org -- will collaborate with The ASEAN Coordinating Committee on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (ACCMSME) to train up to 200,000 people …
  • 4 reasons why I think The Hut Group share price could rise 25 Jan 2021 10:59 Since its initial public offering (IPO) in September 2020, The Hut Group (LSE: THG) share price is up 27%. But I think this stock has further to go. The Hut Group’s stock market debut was the UK’s biggest technology IPO, as well as the largest London …
  • 5 takeaways from Fundsmith’s 2020 annual letter 25 Jan 2021 10:59 One investment report I always read as part of my research is Fundsmith’s ‘Annual Letter to Shareholders.’ Fundsmith has delivered incredible returns for investors since its launch in 2010 (last year it beat the FTSE 100 by about 30%) and the annual letter …
  • Boohoo buys Debenhams brand as Asos eyes Topshop 25 Jan 2021 10:57 Online fashion giant Boohoo has bought the Debenhams brand for £55m in a move that will result in the closure of its remaining bricks-and-mortar stores.  Boohoo will relaunch the department store as an online-only operation from next year, but the deal …
  • Boohoo buys Debenhams brand and website – but stores close 25 Jan 2021 10:44 Online fashion retailer Boohoo has bought the Debenhams brand and website for £55 million (€62 million0 in a deal that will see the eponymous department store name survive, but the company’s remaining 118 stores close for good. The deal will see Debenhams …
  • The three Aussie start-ups worth billions 25 Jan 2021 10:16 Giants like Uber, Airbnb, Snapchat and Pinterest have been part of the ‘unicorn’ club for years – where a private company is valued in the billions – but there are only three Aussie companies that boast a spot on the list, with a new one sliding into the …
  • On the surging market of at-home fitness equipments 25 Jan 2021 10:12 In the summer of 2020, partners Rhea and Raunaq Singh Anand watched their friends and family dive into a new-found rigour of daily workouts. Behind the frantic endeavour was the belief that being fitter than they were meant the better their body’s chances …
  • Amazon Union Drive Takes Hold in Unlikely Place 25 Jan 2021 10:12 But the company has also begun to face pressure from its corporate employees, over climate change and other issues, and from many warehouse workers around the country who have felt emboldened to speak up. The attention is only likely to increase with …
  • Boohoo buys Debenhams website for £55m but 'not 118 stores or staff' 25 Jan 2021 09:56 Debenhams department stores are set to shut for good, despite being bought by online retailer Boohoo. Boohoo has purchased the Debenhams brand and website for £55million in a deal that will see the Debenhams name survive, but the company's remaining …
  • Afghanistan: Putting Their Best Shoes On! Fighting the pandemic, returnees bolster Afghan business with skills acquired through IOM 25 Jan 2021 09:51 2020 has been extraordinarily challenging in countless ways, but one unfortunate new record set has been the number of undocumented Afghans returning from neighbouring countries. More than 800,000 people have returned from Iran and Pakistan already this …
  • 7 Tech Trends For Businesses In 2021 25 Jan 2021 09:48 The pandemic disrupted lives and livelihoods and has also changed the way humans interact with other humans and their surroundings, spotlighting the importance of tech and its importance to businesses and its value in providing seamless interfacing with …
  • Debenhams to close all stores with job losses as Boohoo buys brand for £55m 25 Jan 2021 09:45 Online retailer Boohoo has acquired Debenhams for £55m in a deal that will see the closure of the high street retailer’s remaining stores and thousands of job losses. Boohoo, which is also buying the brands Maine, Manataray, Principles and Faith, said the …
  • Malta, Salzburg to join flydubai’s European network 25 Jan 2021 09:43 Dubai-based flydubai has announced that Catania and Naples in Italy, Salzburg in Austria and Malta will be joining its European network from May 2021.    The carrier has grown its network to more than 65 destinations as countries continue to gradually lift …
  • Eye On Business; Brandon/Winthrop, January 2021 25 Jan 2021 09:35 Edited by Jenny Bennett Magruder Agency Celebrates 31 Years The Magruder Agency was established in 1989 by Patricia Magruder and has grown because it pays attention to the needs of each client. It is too easy to find yourself with a generic insurance …
  • 'There will be some consolidation in data centres' 25 Jan 2021 08:48 New Delhi: The data centre market in India is bracing for a phase of growth, on the back of data localisation policies and an accelerated, post-pandemic pivot towards digital by India Inc. One of the biggest players, NTT Ltd., is prepping as well. The …
  • Smart platform keeps businesses relevant 25 Jan 2021 08:27  25 Jan 2021 - 8:53 File photo used for representation only. Smart platform is a mechanism of staying relevant to the customers who are constantly demanding and changing their requirements and preferences, said an expert during a webinar.   The Ministry of …
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  • Kazakhstan: An ultra-modern logistics center to be built in Nur-Sultan 25 Jan 2021 07:03 NUR-SULTAN (TCA) — Kazakh Invest national investment promotion company and Wholesale Retail Trade Enterprise JSC have signed a memorandum of cooperation to support project implementation to build an automated logistics center meeting the latest …
  • CMU-Q welcomes first students of Class of 2025 25 Jan 2021 06:38 Doha: Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q), a Qatar Foundation partner university, welcomed the first students of the Class of 2025 at a small, socially-distanced gathering at the CMU-Q campus. The 31 students were admitted through CMU-Q’s Early …
  • Qatar National Library to host online event about fake news on... 25 Jan 2021 06:38 Doha: Qatar National Library will host an event at the end of January exploring the spread of fake news during the COVID-19 pandemic, and more recently about its vaccines. The online event, which is open to the public via registration, takes place at 11am …
  • Vietnam investment opportunities: Q&A with Wiziin CEO Tien Nguyen 25 Jan 2021 06:29 Many startups are confused about how to find angel investors, while investors are discouraged by the lack of transparency of information about startup investments. Nguyen Ngoc Tien (aka Tien Nguyen), founder and CEO of Wiziin Vietnam, saw this pain point …
  • RoadOne expands domestic drayage network 25 Jan 2021 06:13 RoadOne expects transloading demand to rise, and says that will require more logistics resources. Photo credit: RoadOne IntermodaLogistics. National drayage provider RoadOne IntermodaLogistics is expanding its domestic reach and its ability to transload …
  • Growing demand for online payments in Qatar 25 Jan 2021 06:13  25 Jan 2021 - 8:35 Saleh Al Mansouri, Founder and CEO of online payment platform Fatora With the growing number of residents becoming more accustomed to the use of online payments during their commercial transactions, more and more merchants in Qatar are …
  • Qatar takes part in GCC Customs Union meeting 25 Jan 2021 06:13 Minister of Commerce and Industry, H E Ali bin Ahmed Al Kuwari, chaired yesterday the Qatari delegation in the meeting that brought together their Excellencies the Ministers of Commerce and members of the Customs Union Authority of the GCC States. …
  • QBA hosts webinar on ‘How to Start a Business in... 25 Jan 2021 06:13 Doha: The Qatari Businessmen Association, in partnership with Qatar Free Zones Authority (QFZA), organised an investment webinar on ‘How to Start a business in Qatar Free Zones’, as part of the memorandum of understanding signed between the two entities in …
  • QC to hold online GAM on Feb 15 25 Jan 2021 06:13 Doha: Qatar Chamber (QC) will hold its general assembly meeting (GAM) on February 15 online. The meeting will be chaired by QC Chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim Al Thani. The Chamber said in a statement yesterday that due to the current circumstances and …
  • Illegal trade thrives on eBay, study finds 25 Jan 2021 06:13 A new study finds that ivory is still being regularly traded on eBay, despite the e-commerce site prohibiting this kind of trade. The study focused on the online trade of miniature Japanese sculptures called netsuke, which are traditionally made from ivory …
  • Just Eat Takeaway, Grubhub, Deliveroo, And Uber Eats Cook-Up A Global Delivery War 25 Jan 2021 06:11 Bright futures: Just Eat Takeaway is targeting London with its orange army of Scoober riders Just Eat Takeaway.com Boosted by a stellar 2020, food delivery giants Just Eat Takeaway, Grubhub GRUB , Deliveroo, and Uber UBER Eats are facing up in a multi- …
  • Global White Rice Flour Market Size 2021 Research Findings, Market Growth Factors Analysis and Forecasts – 2026 25 Jan 2021 06:02 Jan 24, 2021 (The Expresswire) -- 2021 White Rice Flour Market :- White rice flour is naturally gluten-free, carbohydrates-rich and low fat. The global White Rice Flour market is valued at considerable rate by the end of 2026, growing at a steady rate of …
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