Business & Economy

88% CEOs confident about the Indian economy: Survey

Moneycontrol News India Inc is bullish on the country’s economic prospects with 88 percent of CEOs being optimistic about the Indian economy’s growth prospects over the next three years. Whereas 63 percent of the industry’s captains have expressed confident about the global economy in the short and mid-term, according to a report. “Overall geopolitical uncertainties in the global economy, and growing instances ...

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Meet the Essex Business Excellence Awards sponsor Rickard Luckin

Comments (0) Alongside this year’s headline sponsors, a great line-up of category sponsors is forming for the annual Essex Business Excellence Awards. Businesses such as Choice Finance, James Hallam, Inspirational Magazine London and Jewson have thrown their weight behind one of the 13 categories set to be celebrated on the night of Wednesday 29 November. Adding to the list is Rickard ...

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Bitcoin’s possible financial panic | Arab News

SAN FRANCISCO: Anyone holding the digital currency bitcoin could soon face some unsettling problems — up to and including financial losses, whipsawing prices and delays in processing payments.Though it is also possible that nothing much may change. It all depends on whether the people who maintain bitcoin can agree by July 31 to implement a major software upgrade — one ...

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IMF raises red flag over Zimbabwe cash crisis

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has blamed Zimbabwe’s unrelenting cash shortages on government’s runaway spending and a comatose economy. IMF’s outgoing mission chief for Zimbabwe Anna Lucia Coronel, speaking after the fund’s recently concluded country consultations, said the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe’s cash reserves were critically low. The IMF delegation held consultions with President Robert Mugabe’s chief secretary Misheck Sibanda, ...

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Appropriate policies will aid growth: experts – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI – Financial and monetary policies will play significant roles in supporting economic growth in the rest of this year and the central bank should have policies to direct capital flow into production and business, heard a conference held by the Ministry of Planning and Investment on Friday. The Vietnamese economy must grow 7.4 ...

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Noncompete Pacts, Under Siege, Find Haven in Idaho

“I don’t think I could get a job at Walmart without a high school diploma,” she said in an interview. Continue reading the main story Three years ago Ms. Nolan quit and started working at ExecuTrain — LeapFox’s main competitor — where she negotiated a $65,000 salary. LeapFox sued her for violating her exit agreement, setting off a three-year legal ...

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Singapore Budget 2017: So what is holding Singapore back?, Economy News & Top Stories

A cultural aversion to venturing outside the box and a lack of confidence are holding Singapore back from realising its full potential as an innovation hub. Panellists at The Straits Times’ post-Budget roundtable said the country already has much to be proud of in innovation, but the dare-to-try mindset needs to become more pervasive. The four panellists were gathered to ...

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Singapore firms need to re-engage with their Asean roots, Economy News & Top Stories

A deeper understanding of Asean is sorely needed if Singapore companies want to take full advantage of emerging opportunities in the region. This means building networks, remaining open to talent, and developing expertise to become a springboard into the region, panellists at The Straits Times’ post-Budget roundtable said. Encouraging companies to expand and venture abroad was a key thrust of ...

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