Air India debacle shows Modi doesn’t get business

Air India debacle shows Modi doesn’t get business

  Narendra Modi disembarks an Air India plane | Commons   For a government that was supposed to be business-friendly, the Modi administration has shown little or no understanding of what businesses actually want, as proved by the conditions set...
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Mega-mergers are not good for business, finance chief says

Mega-mergers are not good for business, finance chief says

Deciding to merge large companies can be disruptive and will likely cause problems for at least one of the firms involved, the chief financial officer of Zurich Insurance told CNBC Wednesday. Recent reports have suggested that German firm Allianz could be in...
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Industry Day for Small Business Contractors

Industry Day for Small Business Contractors

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District, will host an Industry Day for small business government contractors June 20, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the district’s headquarters building in Galveston, Texas. The purpose of the event is...
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Is Podcast Marketing Right For Your Business?

Is Podcast Marketing Right For Your Business?

Radio advertising in the US is expected to remain relatively flat through 2021, but podcast adverting spending is expected to double during this same period. Podcasts continue to gain popularity due to the global proliferation of smartphones. These seemingl...
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Oil’s surge to $70 turns rupee into Asia’s worst carry-trade

Oil’s surge to $70 turns rupee into Asia’s worst carry-trade

‘ Oil’s advance to the highest level since 2014 is squeezing the carry-trade returns on the Indian rupee to a point where they are the worst in Asia. While the nation’s nominal yields are the second-highest in Asia, rupee weakness...
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Modi govt set to meet electrification target, but millions still in darkness

Modi govt set to meet electrification target, but millions still in darkness

Prime Minister Narendra Modi stormed to victory in 2014 on pledges to improve the lives of Indians, including bringing power to every citizen. Rural electrification became a cornerstone of Modi’s plan, which included connecting more than 18,000 villages by t...
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