Prashant Modi

12 Flips | 2 Magazines | 33 Likes | @PrashantModiCEO | Prashant Modi, studied for degree in management, with a major in finance, at Boston University, and then did practical training for one year overseas with two organisations. One was Qualcomm in San Diego and the other was the ANZ Bank in London. He joined hid father’s business GEECL in 1996, just as we were drilling for the first time.

Oil prices extend losses as investors await OPEC news

Oil prices fell for a second straight session in volatile trade Tuesday as investor sought details from an OPEC meeting to discuss a deal to further …

Oil Declines as Supply Concerns Loom With Summer Season Ending

Oil slid on concerns that supplies may rise once the summer driving season ends, with traders shrugging off an industry report showing U.S. …

Bitcoin soars to record high value

<b>Bitcoin's value has jumped to a record high, following a month of turmoil.</b><p>The virtual currency reached $3,451.86 (£2,651) per coin in Monday trade, according to the Coindesk Bitcoin Price Index.<p>It had never crossed the $3,000 mark until the weekend. The market value of all bitcoins in existence has …

Dollar inches back down after jobs boost on Fed hike doubts

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Illustration photo of a U.S. Dollar note<p>By Jemima Kelly<p>LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar inched down for a second day on Tuesday, …

Stocks fall on Trump's North Korea warning; dollar up after data | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - An index of stocks across the globe slipped on Tuesday after touching a record high, following U.S. President Donald Trump’s warning that North Korean threats “will be met with fire and fury,” while the dollar rose against a basket of peers after U.S. job openings jumped to a …

Google Has Fired the Employee Behind an Anti-Diversity Memo

Internet giant Google (googl) has fired the male engineer at the center of an uproar in Silicon Valley over the past week after he authored an …

08/07/2017: Where did globalization go wrong?

Economy<p>In the U.S., people wrote about 38 checks on average in 2015, compared to 18 in Canada, 8 in the U.K., and almost none in Germany.<p>Business<p>Economy<p>World<p>Sustainability<p>Opening up borders created economic winners, but the losers were hit disproportionately hard.<p>Economy<p>Some lawmakers are eyeing …

Abu Dhabi gives Malaysia 1MDB new extension for missed $600 million payment | Reuters

ABU DHABI/KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi has once again extended a deadline for troubled state fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) - the subject of allegations of fraud and money-laundering - to make a debt payment of over $600 million that was originally due at the end of July.<p>FILE PHOTO: A …

Fraud Alert: Fake Checks Used for a Variety of Costly Scams

Despite what you might think, it isn’t easy to spot a counterfeit check. Fraudsters know how to make a fake check look completely legitimate — so good that even a bank teller can’t spot it.<p>That’s why fraudsters are using fake checks to commit all sorts of scams, including phony prize awards, fake …

Buffett Nears a Milestone He Doesn't Want: $100 Billion in Cash

It’s a milestone Warren Buffett probably wishes he weren’t approaching.<p>Berkshire Hathaway Inc., the conglomerate he’s run for more than five decades, …

Indian GEECL Signs Sales Agreement

Indian coalbed methane explorer Great Eastern Energy Corporation has signed an agreement with an undisclosed customer to supply 10mn ft3/d of gas …

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