• My Frantic Life as a Cab-Dodging, Tip-Chasing Food App Deliveryman 21 Jul 2019 10:19 I had just started my lunch shift when the phone pinged: Uber Eats, pickup at Cocina del Sur on West 38th Street in Manhattan, five blocks away. Great! I pedaled down West 40th into congealing crosstown traffic. Seconds later my phone ponged — different …
  • Disruptive Effects of Big Tech Firms Take Priority at UNCTAD Meeting 21 Jul 2019 09:37 The disruptive effects of big technology companies on digital and offline markets was the subject of intense discussion at a recent UNCTAD meeting on competition law and policy. Governments gathered from July 10-13 at the United Nations’ headquarters in …
  • Chinese Money in the U.S. Dries Up as Trade War Drags On 21 Jul 2019 09:22 WASHINGTON — Growing distrust between the United States and China has slowed the once steady flow of Chinese cash into America, with Chinese investment plummeting by nearly 90 percent since President Trump took office. The falloff, which is being felt …
  • Chewy's First Public Report Was Pretty Good -- but Still Not Good Enough 21 Jul 2019 08:34 Shares of pet-centric online retailer Chewy (NYSE:CHWY) jumped by as much as 88% on the day it went public in June, but not long after, they went into a decline. The company's fiscal first-quarter report, released Thursday, did little to change that …
  • Chargesheet Filed In Financial Fraud Case 21 Jul 2019 08:12 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) JAMMU — The Jammu and Kashmir Police's Crime Branch Saturday filed a chargesheet against six persons arrested in connection with alleged huge financial fraud in Poonch district of the state, police said.  The chargesheet was …
  • Arkansans in mix for food issue 21 Jul 2019 08:11 FOODIES The July issue of Southern Living can make a person's mouth water. It is, after all, The Summer Food Issue. And a couple of Arkansans are among the 20 Southern Food Legends getting a lot of love from writer John T. Edge for their culinary …
  • Unveiling ceremony of three important national systems 21 Jul 2019 07:30 TEHRAN, Jul. 21 (MNA) – The unveiling ceremony of three important national systems and also signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between E-Commerce Promotion Center and Computer Guild Union were held at Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds on …
  • Oppo expects online sales to drive growth; to launch own eCommerce store before Diwali 21 Jul 2019 07:26 Chinese handset maker Oppo is aiming to increase the share of revenue coming from the online channel in India with the help of online exclusive handsets and its own e-commerce site. It plans to start sales through own e-commerce site just before the …
  • 'US launching surveillance-intelligence initiative in PG' 21 Jul 2019 07:13 The United States is preparing to develop a new surveillance and intelligence initiative with its allies to ensure what it calls "free and open passage" for ships in the Persian Gulf amid increased tensions in the region, according to a top US …
  • Margrethe Vestager scares the tech giants. If we leave the EU, we’ll miss her 21 Jul 2019 06:29 The greatest economic threat facing Europe is of falling hopelessly behind the US and China in adopting the next generation of technology. That is the view of many across Europe’s industrial and financial sectors who watch with wonder the proxy battle …
  • Why South Sudan mobile cash is a game changer 21 Jul 2019 06:14 By JULIUS BARIGABA More by this Author In a country without a well-developed financial infrastructure—where mobile phone airtime has often been used as some form of currency—the launch of mobile money services by Zain has come as a huge blessing for …
  • Colorado Springs area business events starting July 21 21 Jul 2019 06:05 S-Peak Leaders Advanced Toastmasters — 6:30-8:15 p.m., Rockrimmon Library Branch, 832 Village Center Drive; Deb Horowitz, 466-3652. Go and Grow Networking — Noon-1 p.m., 410 Tia Juana St.; Jenn Wright, 499-9012. Rotary Club of East Colorado Springs — 12:15 …
  • Sarawak has what it takes to transform into digital economy – CM 21 Jul 2019 05:35 Abang Johari (centre) at an interacting session with Sophia the Robot (right) at the launch. KUCHING: Sarawak has what it takes to transform its economy from conventional into digital for further advancement, said Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari …
  • Qatar- The call of Prophet Ibrahim 21 Jul 2019 04:01 (MENAFN - Gulf Times) When Ibrahim (‘alaihis salaam) completed the structure of the Ka'aba, Allah (Subhanahu wa ta'ala) commanded him to call the people to Haj. Ibrahim (‘alaihis salaam) pleaded, 'O Allah! How shall my voice reach all of those …
  • Saturday night owls open thread: Is the Supreme Court beyond repair? 21 Jul 2019 03:49 Hang in there, Justice Ginsburg. Dave Denison at The Baffler writes—Judge Dread: Is the Supreme Court beyond repair? THE SUPREME COURT ended its term in June with liberals feeling relieved they avoided total defeat. There was a predictable setback when the …
  • Expanded cooperation brings Latin America, China closer 21 Jul 2019 03:42 Five years after Chinese President Xi Jinping’s landmark visit to Latin America in July 2014, cooperation between the two sides has brought them closer to realizing his vision of building a China-Latin American community with a shared future. Over the …
  • RNC more than doubles DNC's fundraising haul in June 21 Jul 2019 03:42 The DNC spent heavily on expenses related to putting on major events during the month of the Democratic debates. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images The Democratic National Committee raised $8.5 million in June, the month of the party's presidential …
  • Door open to repairing ties, says White House as PM reaches US 21 Jul 2019 02:53 WASHINGTON: As Prime Minister Imran Khan reached Washington on Saturday on a three-day, official working visit, a senior US administration official indicated that Washington may consider making some “changes to the suspension” of US security assistance to …
  • Imran Khan Reaches US With Army Chief, Pak Intelligence Agency Official 21 Jul 2019 02:12 Washington: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday arrived in Washington for his three-day visit to meet President Donald Trump. According to Dawn, Pakistan's Chief of the Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa and the director-general of Inter- …
  • Local Business Notes: Springfield first in video gaming terminals, second in revenue 21 Jul 2019 01:53 Even as the state gears up for a massive expansion of casino gaming that largely excludes Springfield, the capital city remains a juggernaut when it comes to video gaming. According to data from the ILLINOIS GAMING BOARD, Springfield machines generated …
  • China winning global fashion fight 21 Jul 2019 00:13 THE global fashion market’s center of gravity has been shifting east, and China has become the hottest battlefield. According to research based on UnionPay transaction data for the latest 2019 McKinsey China Luxury Report, China delivered more than half …
  • Can PayPal Continue Win Streak When It Reports Q2 Earnings? 21 Jul 2019 00:06 When PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL) reported first-quarter revenue in line with analysts' estimates and better-than-expected earnings per share three months ago, the stock climbed 3% on the day after its report. But that rise was just one step in PayPal's …
  • The 10 Biggest Food Stocks 21 Jul 2019 00:05 The size of the global food industry boggles the mind. Since there's no way to live without food, demand will always exist. Traditionally, that's made investing in food stocks a safe endeavor, serving up delicious returns to patient investors. …
  • Kolkata: Three dupe online customers, held 20 Jul 2019 23:42 A police complaint was filed by the e-commerce giant Flipkart with Kolkata Police in March. (Representational Image) The anti-fraud wing of Kolkata Police arrested three youths for allegedly duping online customers in the name of an e-commerce company. A …
  • Is your waterproof phone really waterproof? 20 Jul 2019 23:12 An Australian watchdog has taken legal action against Samsung, saying some of its smartphones were advertised as water-resistant when - under many circumstances - they were not. But although the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission picked on …
  • Dish Faces Multiple Outages as Carriage Contracts Come Due 20 Jul 2019 23:10 Photo: Claire Benoist; Styling: Alma Melendez Photo: Claire Benoist; Styling: Alma Melendez Photo: Claire Benoist; Styling: Alma Melendez Dish Faces Multiple Outages as Carriage Contracts Come Due Satellite-broadcaster Dish is known in the media industry …
  • Cause of Madison Gas & Electric fire still unknown, local businesses regroup 20 Jul 2019 23:08 Madison Gas & Electric crews on Saturday were still assessing damage and investigating the cause of a fire and explosion of one of the utility's substations on Madison's Isthmus that knocked out power to about 13,000 people Friday morning. The …
  • At Home: Kashmir, NRC, Bengal top minister Shah’s agenda 20 Jul 2019 21:32 Home Minister Amit Shah at Parliament for ongoing session. On June 26, holding a meeting at Srinagar’s Sher-e-Kashmir International Conference Centre on his maiden visit to Jammu and Kashmir, Home Minister Amit Shah asked a senior state police officer …
  • Alvin mayor: Parkway segment needed 20 Jul 2019 20:42 By Tyler Johnson, SRAFF WRITER Published 3:00 pm CDT, Friday, July 19, 2019 Traffic backs up at the intersection of Mustang Road and Texas 35 Alvin Bypass. Alvin city leaders say a proposed local segment of the Grand Parkway could help with traffic issues, …
  • Oman highlights efforts towards child rights 20 Jul 2019 20:39 The seminar was held in cooperation with the ministries of Education and Social Development under the title, ‘Lessons Learned from the Sultanate’s Efforts to Achieve Target 16.2 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of Ending Abuse and All Forms of …
  • Govt to set up firm to fund startups 20 Jul 2019 20:33 The government is set to form a specialised firm to fund and nurture startups and ICT entrepreneurs under the Innovation Design and Entrepreneur Academy of the ICT division with the view to encouraging innovative ventures in Bangladesh. All the preparatory …
  • Big FMCG firms move to protect turf as competition from start-ups hots up 20 Jul 2019 19:58 Last week, Hindustan Unilever (HUL) said it was launching a liquid detergent, responding to retailer Future Group rolling out a similar product only a few weeks earlier in its stores. This is one of the most recent examples — not the first, and definitely …
  • Flexi-jobs in e-commerce industry records 77% rise in 3 years: Report 20 Jul 2019 19:58 After the goods and services tax (GST) and demonetisation, e-commerce has seen the highest shift from the informal to the formal sector with the highest growth in flexi-staffing jobs between 2015 and 2018. According to the latest report on the flexi …
  • Cause of Madison Gas and Electric fire still unknown, local businesses regroup 20 Jul 2019 19:25 Madison Gas and Electric crews on Saturday were still assessing damage and investigating the cause of a fire and explosion of one of the utility's substations on Madison's Isthmus that knocked out power to about 13,000 people Friday morning. The …
  • Study tips: Honor students share their secrets to getting good grades 20 Jul 2019 19:05 “It’s best to know your learning style. For me what works is paying attention, taking down notes during class and asking questions. When I participate actively in class, I get to retain more information.” —Eileen Shi, ESPN5 reporter and entrepreneur “Write …
  • Why Europe is keeping a close eye on Amazon 20 Jul 2019 19:00 Strikes have broken out at Amazon warehouses in Spain, Germany, the UK, and other countries as workers call for better working conditions, pay, and health benefits. Depending on your perspective, the European Union is either the global leader in trying to …
  • How an in-house e-commerce platform has revolutionised government procurement 20 Jul 2019 18:13 Few notions among those who do business in India are perhaps as pervasive and deeply held as the one about doing business with the government. It’s a bit like a visit to the dentist — best avoided, but if you must, then pain and unpleasantness can’t be …
  • A Suddenly Vulnerable Netflix 20 Jul 2019 17:56 Want this column in your inbox? Sign up here. It has been a hot week, with no relief in sight. If you’ve spent it assembling a wall of fans and air-conditioners, you may have missed some business and tech news. Don’t worry, that’s why we’re here. (And here …
  • Artificial Intelligence Service Market 2019 In-Depth Analysis and Future Forecast 2019-2025 | Key Players include SAP, Google, Amazon, etc. 20 Jul 2019 17:41 Jul 20, 2019 (marketresearchupdates.com via COMTEX) -- The market research report on the Global Artificial Intelligence Service Market presents a comprehensive assessment of the market. It does so through the quantitative and qualitative insights, …
  • VMware on Azure gains early adherents 20 Jul 2019 16:58 VMware on Azure was released in late April, a new service that delivers the ubiquitous virtualization software natively on Redmond's cloud. It's not clear whether the service will experience the growth VMware found with a similar joint effort with …
  • Walmart shuffles leadership team for store-digital integration 20 Jul 2019 16:18 Chicago: Walmart Inc. is still trying to get its structure just how it wants it. The retail giant announced its second internal restructuring in as many months as it tries to better integrate its money-losing online business in the U.S. with its physical …
  • Second major reshuffle in Punjab cabinet 20 Jul 2019 16:11 Portfo­lio of Samsam Bukhar­i has been change­d from Inform­ation and Cultur­e Depart­ment PHOTO: FILE LAHORE: The Punjab government reshuffled the provincial cabinet on Friday following Prime Minister Imran Khan’s visit to Lahore. Provincial Ministers …
  • Xirea Apparels to launch world-class ultra modern garment manufacturing facility 20 Jul 2019 16:10     …showcases Buphalo Safety Brand By Etop Ekanem Xirea Apparels, a new company in the garment industry, is set to unveil its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility located at Trans-Amadi, Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, on July 23, 2019. Mr. Obinna …
  • 8th National ICT festival in Tehran 20 Jul 2019 15:50 TEHRAN, Jul. 20 (MNA) – The 8th National Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Festival was held at Tehran’s Permanent Fairground on Saturday, on the sidelines of the International Exhibition of Electronics, Computer & E-Commerce (ELECOMP 2019 …
  • Barron's Picks And Pans: FedEx, Netflix, Softbank, Target And More 20 Jul 2019 14:43 The cover story in this weekend's Barron's examines a cheap but controversial bet on the future of tech. Other featured articles offer gold mining, consumer spending and fintech stock picks. Also, the prospects for a package delivery giant, a big- …
  • Adirondack Outdoor Enthusiast opens in E’town 20 Jul 2019 13:42 ELIZABETHTOWN | In 2017, Adirondack Outdoor Enthusiast opened in Essex on Lake Champlain. However, proving to be a “foot-traffic-off-the ferry-from-Vermont” sort of venue for operations, where tourists mostly came to dine, the new outdoor sporting store …
  • Skechers Returns to Double-Digit Percentage Growth in Q2 20 Jul 2019 13:22 Skechers (NYSE:SKX) began 2019 on the wrong foot, posting its slowest revenue growth in years during the first quarter. The second quarter, though, was much better. Revenue growth returned to a double-digit percentage rate, and earnings soared as the …
  • Amazon Earnings: 3 Things Investors Should Watch For 20 Jul 2019 13:21 E-commerce giant Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) is gearing up for a second-quarter earnings report, slated for the evening of July 25. The company smashed its own guidance across the board in the first-quarter report three months ago. Will this report be any …
  • Meet the New Jersey Democratic power broker who praised Trump's "genius," attacked immigration 20 Jul 2019 13:17 You can tell a lot about the feudal nature of New Jersey power politics by the media stir made over a two-year video of George Norcross III, South Jersey’s unelected Democratic boss. musing about a wide range of topics — from the likelihood that there was …
  • Sarawak CM: Wong Soon Koh’s resignation as Cabinet minister accepted 20 Jul 2019 13:02 Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Openg today said he has accepted the resignation of International Trade and e-Commerce Minister and second Minister of Finance Datuk Seri Wong Soon Koh (pic) from the state Cabinet. — Picture by Sulok Tawie SERIAN …
  • Penguin to publish Balraj Sahni’s biography authored by son 20 Jul 2019 12:26 New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) “The Non-Conformist: Memories of my Father Balraj Sahni”, a biography by his son Parikshit that chronicles one of the finest and most natural actors hailing from the golden era of the Indian cinema, will release next month, …
  • Mobile Accessories Market Overview, Development & Growth Rate Forecast for Next 5 Years 20 Jul 2019 12:25 Jul 20, 2019 (HTF Market Intelligence via COMTEX) -- AMA recently published a detailed study of over 180+ pages in its repository on 'Mobile Accessories' market covering interesting aspects of market with supporting development scenario ranging …
  • This Is How Many Stores Close If JC Penney Goes Under 20 Jul 2019 12:22 By Douglas A. McIntyre July 20, 2019 8:20 am EDT Reuters reports that J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) has hired restructuring specialists as its path to financial viability narrows. J.C. Penney claims it sometimes taps “external advisors to evaluation …
  • How Alternative Lending Sources Can Help E-Commerce Companies Grow 20 Jul 2019 12:06 Lower your electric bill using clean energy solutions Reduce utility costs with Arcadia Power. Accessible to anyone who pays an electric bill, this service monitors the energy market for you, giving customized and trackable clean solution recommendations …
  • DNC raises $8.5 million in June 20 Jul 2019 11:48 The DNC spent heavily on expenses related to putting on major events during the month of the Democratic debates. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images The Democratic National Committee raised $8.5 million in June, the month of the Democratic debates in Miami, $1 …
  • Wong’s resignation from two ministerial posts accepted by CM, to take effect after leave 20 Jul 2019 10:13 Wong’s (left) resignation from his two ministerial posts has been accepted by Abang Johari. SERIAN: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg has accepted Second Finance Minister Dato Sri Wong Soon Koh’s resignation from his two ministerial …
  • Chong: SUPP means nothing to GPS 20 Jul 2019 10:13 Chong Chieng Jen KUCHING: Democratic Action Party (DAP) Sarawak chairman Chong Chieng Jen has ridiculed Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) by claiming that SUPP is insignificant to Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS). He said this was based on the recent …
  • How e-money is changing the face of banking 20 Jul 2019 09:58 By JAMES ANYANZWA More by this Author Banks are increasingly facing the risk of losing deposits to digital money providers, as electronic money gets entrenched in the financial system, in efforts to promote financial inclusion. E-money is deemed relatively …
  • 10 High-Flying, Overvalued Stocks in Danger of Crashing 20 Jul 2019 09:39 The U.S. stock market again has moved to an all-time high — and more than a few investors are worried. Finding stocks to buy is exceedingly tough, with growth names in particular at valuations not seen since the heady days of the dot-com bubble. Stocks to …
  • Liverpool FC have released loads of jobs for the new season - here's how to apply 20 Jul 2019 09:14 Read More   If you’ve always dreamed of working at Anfield but your football skills were never quite up to scratch then this could be the perfect opportunity for you... Liverpool FC have just announced a load of jobs on offer ahead of the new season, with …
  • Why sports celebrity businesses are more T20 than test cricket 20 Jul 2019 08:54 By Nikhil Arora The synergies between sport and entrepreneurship are many. Sportspeople are groomed to develop mental attributes like perseverance, drive to win, ability to bounce back from failure and ability to perform under pressure – all factors that …
  • China wants to team up with India against trade war 20 Jul 2019 08:25 BEIJING: China has said it values India's concerns on the bilateral trade imbalance and is willing to discuss new approaches to address the issue and asked New Delhi to join Beijing in its fight against "unilateralism and protectionism" …
  • Thai Customs Torches Over Bt11 Million Worth of Seized Goods - Chiang Rai Times 20 Jul 2019 08:20 MAE SAI – Thai Customs officials in Chiang Rai’s Mae Sai district on Friday torched illegal and counterfeit goods worth more than Bt11 million that had been confiscated in 62 cases. The burning of the illegal items seized at the Thai-Myanmar border was led …
  • Iran's ELECOMP 2019 exhibition hosts new sections 20 Jul 2019 06:33 Tehran, Iran, July 20 Trend: Iran's ELECOMP 2019 exhibition continues its work in Tehran and hosts sections that focus on new information technologies. ELECOMP Executive Director Reza Hedari Ranjbar talked about details of the new sections at the 25th …
  • Death penalty for paedophiles proposed 20 Jul 2019 06:00 PHOTO: AFP PESHAWAR: The provincial assembly on Friday proposed devising legislation to curb child abuse and suggested incorporating the death penalty for child abusers. Meanwhile, another bill regarding drug traffickers was introduced in the assembly …
  • Stand Out of Our Light: politics and the big tech threat 20 Jul 2019 05:37 We’re having problems with the internet and big tech, principally Alphabet (Google/YouTube), Amazon, Apple and Facebook. The government has taken note. Executives from these four corporate giants testified in Congress to defend their business practices …
  • Trump news: President responds to Iran seizing British ship, as he announces he spoke with Kanye West about A$AP Rocky 20 Jul 2019 05:35 President Trump said on Thursday that the administration will "take a very long look" at a massive multibillion-dollar contract the Pentagon is preparing to award for a cloud computing system, citing "tremendous complaints" he's …
  • I'm in Awe of How Long Zombies Like J.C. Penney Keep Getting New Money to Burn. But Bankruptcy Beckons - WOLF STREET 20 Jul 2019 04:52 In 2013, I called Goldman Sachs a “snake-oil salesman” for underwriting a $1 billion J.C. Penney stock offering. Investors got wiped out. Now the bonds, including a 100-year bond, which has collapsed. J.C. Penney, which just took another step toward what …
  • IT Spending by E-Groccers Market | Size | Analysis | Share | Outlook to 2025 20 Jul 2019 04:49 Jul 20, 2019 (MarketResearchNest via COMTEX) -- MarketResearchNest.com adds "Global IT Spending by E-Groccers MarketSize, Status and Forecast 2019-2025" new report to its research database. Thereport spread across 99 with table and figures in it. …
  • ‘US to press Imran to take irreversible action against terrorists & facilitate Taliban talks’ 20 Jul 2019 04:14 Khan, the 66-year-old cricketer-turned politician, is scheduled to meet Trump at his Oval Office on Monday, the first by a Pakistani leader in nearly four years, the last one being that of Nawaz Sharif in October 2015.(AP/PTI) The United States would …
  • Global E Commerce Logistics Market Growing Demand 2019 to 2025 20 Jul 2019 04:06 Jul 19, 2019 (MarketResearchNest via COMTEX) -- MarketResearchNest.com adds "Global E Commerce Logistics Market Size, Status and Forecast 2019-2025" new report to its research database. The report spread across 103 with table and figures in it. E …
  • Jone Usamate: Overloading Vehicles Puts Pressure On Infrastructure 20 Jul 2019 03:13 Minister Usamate said overloading of vehicles reduced the service life of road networks and bridges. Minister for Infrastructure, Transport, Jone Usamate and SODELPA MP Ro Teimumu Kepa. Photo: Ronald Kumar Overloading of vehicles is a major problem for our …
  • A-Z: Everything you need to know about what a hard Brexit will mean for Ireland 20 Jul 2019 02:48 The issue: No sector of Irish society has more to lose from a no-deal Brexit than the farming community. It would place crippling tariffs on sales of beef, dairy and poultry, with one EU report suggesting that the full cost could be €5.5bn between now and …
  • I had promised Allah…: All corrupt will be jailed, says PM 20 Jul 2019 02:32 I had promised Allah…: All corrupt will be jailed, says PM Ag agencies MIANWALI: Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Friday he had "promised Allah that he would not let go of those who robbed the country", and, therefore, accountability would …
  • Imran pledges to confiscate ‘ill-gotten’ assets 20 Jul 2019 02:30 Imran pledges to confiscate ‘ill-gotten’ assets MIANWALI: Prime Minister Imran Khan has reiterated his government’s resolve to confiscate the properties of previous rulers made out of “looted” wealth and bring back the money that was laundered abroad to …
  • China’s deepfake celebrity porn culture stirs debate about artificial intelligence use 20 Jul 2019 02:26 The widespread use of artificial intelligence to create deepfake celebrity porn videos for Chinese internet users has raised fresh questions about the use and abuse of the technology. While China’s strict internet controls should, in theory, prevent people …
  • Amazon’s best Prime Day deal was likely an accident 20 Jul 2019 02:26 A picture may be worth a thousand words, but spotting an apparent error on Amazon Prime Day can be worth thousands of dollars. Photography enthusiasts mobbed the Internet this week after some people said they had received discounts as high as 99 percent on …
  • There’s Need for More Disruption in Africa’s Tech Scene 20 Jul 2019 02:10 For most people living outside Africa, they imagine the continent as the home of poverty, corruption, internet fraud, infrastructure deficit, and everything that describes under-development, marginalization, oppression, bad leadership, insecurity, diseases …
  • ITC jumps on healthy snacks bandwagon 20 Jul 2019 02:03 KOLKATA: ITC Ltd is entering the healthy snacks segment by launching a range of baked chips chips made of healthy products under its Bingo brand in a bid to take the first-mover advantage among the larger brands and expand its share in packaged snacks …
  • Flipkart hires Unilever’s Vikas Gupta to head marketing 20 Jul 2019 02:03 NEW DELHI: Walmart-owned e-commerce company Flipkart has roped in consumer goods giant Unilever’s general manager Vikas Gupta as the head of its marketing function. Flipkart, which competes fiercely with rival Amazon and dominates online retail sales along …
  • MoMo was voted the most popular electronic wallet in Việt Nam in 2019 in a poll conducted by Nhịp Cầu Đầu Tư (Investment Bridge) magazine. 20 Jul 2019 01:51   Vietnamese coffee products sold on Amazon.com.  Vietnamese firms are urged to export through the US website to access over 300 million customers in 185 countries and territories. — VNS Photo HCM CITY — Vietnamese businesses, especially small- and medium- …
  • HCM City’s economy grew by 7.86 per cent year-on-year in the first half of the year to VNĐ611.5  trillion (US$26.3 billion). 20 Jul 2019 01:51   The HCM City economy grew at a rapid 7.86 per cent in the first half of 2019. — VNS Photo Ngọc Diệp HCM CITY — HCM City’s economy grew by 7.86 per cent year-on-year in the first half of the year to VNĐ611.5  trillion (US$26.3 billion). The city People’s …
  • Synchrony Financial (SYF) CEO Margaret Keane on Q2 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 20 Jul 2019 01:37 Synchrony Financial Inc. (NYSE:SYF) Q2 2019 Earnings Conference Call July 19, 2019 7:30 AM ET Corporate Participants Greg Ketron - Director of Investor Relations Margaret Keane - President and Chief Executive Officer Brian Doubles - President Brian Wenzel …
  • Metron of Greenville becomes Smarter Heart Facility 20 Jul 2019 01:26 GREENVILLE — Cardiac patients at Metron of Greenville now have an opportunity to receive help building a smarter and stronger heart. Attendees of Metron of Greenville’s ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new Smarter Heart Program gather in front of the building …
  • Fraudsters convicted for selling spoiled, tainted food to discount grocers 20 Jul 2019 01:17 Sparks, a Mississippi man who made millions in the industry, knew Dexter Jorgensen wasn’t on the level. One of many resellers Sparks dealt with, Jorgensen made an offer that was too good to be true: Washington apple juice at 23 cents a gallon. Sparks …
  • Amazon Announces 800 Jobs In Salem 20 Jul 2019 00:54 Amazon opened hiring today for more than 800 full-time jobs at its new fulfillment center in Salem. The starting pay is $15 an hour, with benefits. Amazon moved to a $15 minimum wage last year for all U.S. employees, including temporary, part-time and …
  • I didn’t allow my relationship to distract me – Agbelusi, Economics first-class graduate 20 Jul 2019 00:38 Twenty-year-old Agbelusi Damilola graduated with a first-class degree from the Department of Economics at Babcock University, Illishan-Remo, Ogun State in the 2018/2019 academic session where she had 4.596 CGPA. In this interview with TUNDE AJAJA, she …
  • Singapore-based e-commerce start-up Zilingo is a winner from the US-China trade war 20 Jul 2019 00:21
  • Picking stocks, like picking ballplayers, can get complicated 20 Jul 2019 00:19 July 19 at 6:01 PM Picking baseball players is not that different from picking stocks. Let’s take pitcher Max Scherzer. If the $210 million star were a stock, he might be global colossus Amazon. Pricey. Unstoppable. Scherzer’s performance after he broke …
  • Eugene Scalia has defended Wall Street, Walmart and SeaWorld. Now he’s Trump’s pick for labor secretary. 20 Jul 2019 00:19 When a court ruled that blackjack and other card dealers at Steve Wynn’s Las Vegas resorts did not have to share their tips with supervisors, the casino turned to a renowned corporate attorney in Washington: Eugene Scalia. The son of the late Supreme Court …
  • Greenberg Traurig Team Guides Tokyo Electric Power Company to Victory in ICC Arbitration 20 Jul 2019 00:13 Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s client Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. (TEPCO) prevailed in its ICC arbitration with a subsidiary of Canadian mining conglomerate Cameco Corporation. WASHINGTON (PRWEB) July 19, 2019 Global law firm …
  • Last day for Kelly’s Boutique in Lima 20 Jul 2019 00:03 LIMA — Locally owned clothing and jewelry retailer Kelly’s Boutique is closing its downtown Lima store Saturday as owners Tim and Kelly Spallinger shift their focus to e-commerce and their stores in Berlin, Ohio. Kelly Spallinger started selling homemade …
  • Ribbon cutting held for Olde Vineyard Charm 19 Jul 2019 23:59 Greater Tehachapi Chamber of Commerce President Ida Perkins; Chamber Directors Stephanie Garcia, Jessica Davidson and Carolyn Wiles; Chamber Ambassadors Tina Larson, Patrick Donahue, Sandra Honea and Carol Duetsch along with Mayor Susan Wiggins and City …
  • "How we obtained a foothold in the African and Egyptian markets" 19 Jul 2019 23:49 In recent years, the demand for high-quality exported citrus in China has been increasing. After its success in South Africa, Reemoon began to develop the fruit sorting system market in Egypt four years ago. Reemoon is a leading international company that …
  • 'Can I Make My Boyfriend Wear A Helmet?': A Few More Of Your Bike-Related Questions Answered 19 Jul 2019 23:46 The past week We the Commuters has dedicated its coverage to cycling in the city. Through social media, email, and comments, readers have asked us to report on their biking questions: where can we learn to ride? Why does the NYPD park in bike lanes? Why do …
  • XXL ASA Q2 Adjusted EBITDA Falls To NOK 143 Million 19 Jul 2019 23:38 June 19 (Reuters) - XXL ASA ::AGREED TO SELL ITS 3,096,274 XXL SHARES (2.23% OF OUTSTANDING SHARES IN COMPANY) HELD IN TREASURY.SOLD TREASURY SHARES TO ALTOR INVEST 5 AS AND ALTOR INVEST 6 AS AT A PRICE OF NOK 25.00 PER SHARE.SALE OF TREASURY SHARES WILL …
  • Chemist remodels skincare business 19 Jul 2019 23:35 Family skin sensitivities led a local chemist to plunge into handcrafted soapmaking almost a decade ago, and her efforts have since solidified into a pair of businesses. Amy Furman founded Zeeland-based Momma’s Home, an all-natural soap and body care …
  • Fly me to the moon … before China does 19 Jul 2019 23:33 A new space race is on, and this time it’s the U.S. versus China rather than the former Soviet Union. In the coming years, NASA and the China National Space Administration separately plan to send a series of missions to the moon with the goal of having a …
  • Gen Z has a thing for BOPIS 19 Jul 2019 23:23 Dive Brief: Package Concierge, an automated parcel locker provider, released a survey that found 58% of Generation Z shoppers have used buy online, pick up in-store for a purchase, and 60% said it was a factor in deciding where to shop. For Gen Z, the …
  • WSJ: Amazon entices sellers to part with brands for as low as $10K 19 Jul 2019 23:23 Dive Brief: Under a program dubbed Amazon Accelerator, the e-commerce giant provides special perks to businesses that agree to be acquired for a fixed price at Amazon’s discretion, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal citing its review of a …