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Value investor focuses on tech, media and telecom industries

<b>Nilanjan Roy, 27</b><p><b>Occupation</b><p>Financial analyst<p><b>The portfolio</b><p>Includes Intel Corp., Walt Disney Co., Lenovo Group Ltd., Cogeco Cable Inc. and Yellow Media Ltd.<p><b>The investor</b><p>Nilanjan Roy has both an MBA in finance and an engineering degree. His "financial modelling and strategic analysis" skills come in …

'Nobody cycles across Mumbai.' But why?

The reaction when locals heard I was planning to ride with cycling activists in this traffic-choked Indian megacity made me nervous – but the reality wasn’t so different from London or New York. Could cycling culture have a chance here?<p>“You’re going to cycle across Mumbai? Are you sure? Nobody does …

Mega retailers battle to survive as e-commerce booms in China

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - It took China’s biggest retail chain Suning all last year to generate sales of about $17 billion. Last month, e-commerce giant Alibaba saw sales worth more than half that amount pass through its Tmall website in just one day.<p>People walk past a Suning store, one of the largest …

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As oil prices skid, ‘panic is beginning to set in’

<i>These are stories Report on Business is following Friday, Dec. 12, 2014</i>.<p><b>Oil, markets sink</b><br>As analyst Alastair McCaig puts it today, "panic is beginning to set in" across financial markets as the collapse in oil prices deepens.<p>His comments came as equity and currency markets faced fresh turmoil, with …

Act Like a Leader Before You Are One

If you want to become a leader, don’t wait for the fancy title or the corner office. You can begin to act, think, and communicate like a leader long before that promotion. Even if you’re still several levels down and someone else is calling all the shots, there are numerous ways to demonstrate your …

For Any Product to be Successful, Empathy Is Key

Meet Mary, a college student I met at a Texas state school. She’s a Junior, and she’s changed her major three times. She picked her first major because her mom told her to. She picked her most recent course of study because her best friend is doing it, too. Mary wants to travel the world when she …

The Ubers are destined to win the taxi wars

Here's the old-fashioned way to get a taxi in Toronto: Stand on the street and hope for the best. The worse the weather, the worse your chances. Hope the driver won't be surly if the ride is too short/too long/in a convenient direction. Give the driver (who seems to be new in town) detailed …