Business Development

Big data’s future is in Ohio

For more than a decade, a common refrain in the corporate world was that data was exploding, and companies needed the capacity to capture that data. As the challenges of data capture have been more or less mitigated, the next challenge became how to get value out of that data. Between 2015 and the …

Artificial Intelligence

Vehicle Subscriptions Are Like Blind Dates but without the Nerves

But like on many previous dates, the prices make me queasy.<p><i>From the August 2018 issue</i><br>Blind dates can sometimes resemble Russian roulette but with more to lose. In the car world, paradoxically, blind dates are almost always fun. And that’s reason enough to check out subscription leasing, a …

Land Rover

Blockchain: 6 Great Non-Cryptocurrency Use Cases

Blockchain is well-known for being Bitcoin’s underlying technology, but many believe blockchain has the power to radically transform whole …

Blockchain

Now for Sale: The Empty Space Inside Retailers’ Packages

Saks, Zulily and other businesses are looking to offset rising shipping costs by selling package inserts to advertisers<p>By<p>Khadeeja Safdar<p>Khadeeja Safdar<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@khadeeja_safdar<p>KhadeejaSyedaSafdar<p>Google+<p>khadeeja.safdar@wsj.com<p>In the sliver of room between a new pair of shoes …

eCommerce

Debate over appropriateness of cannabis down on farm

Cannabis is likely to be a cash cow for companies angling to get in on the business and it’s looking more likely that it will also be a full-on, …

Cannabis

Movers and shakers, July 23 | Financial Times

<b>● AMP Capital</b>, the $147bn Australian asset manager, has hired <b>Malcolm Brown</b> as a senior principal in its global infrastructure equity business, a role …

Capital Markets

Why would anyone live in Perth?

When I was in Sydney for work recently, a Sydney-based colleague casually mentioned he’d been to Perth once.<p>“I went to Perth for a night,” he said. …

Australia

Riding on strong Q1 performance, Bajaj Auto eyes 20% domestic market share

With African markets on a rebound after witnessing downturn for nearly three years, the Pune-based firm expects to continue the momentum of high …

Bajaj Auto

Beijing-based agri-tech high flyer on the challenges facing Irish exporters

"Yes, beef producers like ABP, Dawn Meats and Kepak have done and are doing great work on the ground in China, but marketing is so expensive there. …

Agriculture

Washington-area appointments and promotions for July 23

COMPANIES<p><b>National Conference Center</b> <b>and West Belmont Place Event Center</b> of Leesburg appointed <b>Tiffany Meehan</b> marketing manager.<p>ASSOCIATIONS AND NONPROFITS<p><b>CFP Board</b> of the District appointed <b>Jack Brod</b> chair-elect.<p><b>Credit Union National Association</b> of the District appointed <b>Angela Prestil</b> vice president …

Real Estate

On the Move: Houston relocation community supports Candlelighters event

Image 1of/4<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Candlelighters, an organization that provides emotional, educational and practical support to families of children with …

San Francisco Bay Area

Intel to focus on AI, 5G, PC-related innovations

<i>From personal computers (PCs) to servers to IoT devices, Intel has made chips for all of them and has not stopped. And, this is the reason why the</i> …

Artificial Intelligence

Ready to Tender - Tendering from Downloading to Submitting Your Tender

<i>Are you new to tendering and would like to learn how to download, prepare and submit a tender?</i><p>Ready <i>for tendering, but don't know where to start?</i><p><i>Have</i> …

Small Business

Dubai recipe for economic success looks stale as markets slump

DUBAI (Reuters) - In Dubai's posh Jumeirah Beach Residence district, luxury apartment rents are down about 15 percent from a year ago - a sign, some fear, that the wealthy emirate's recipe for economic success is getting stale.<p>For over two decades, Dubai prospered as one of the world's most …

International Monetary Fund

Rewards Cost Amex More Than $9.2 Billion in the Last Year

Ever wonder how much credit card rewards cost banks? If you know where to look, the answer is disclosed every quarter. Last week we found out that …

Travel

I’m a Small Farmer from Iowa. Why Does Trump Want to Take My Health Care?

For my family, “pre-existing conditions” are more than a technicality. They’re a matter of life or death, of sickness or health.<p>My wife and I are …

Health Care

Lockheed Martin Will Build Many More Patriot Missile Defense Systems

Lockheed intends “not just [to] account for full-rate production of the missile,” Defense News reports, “but to increase the stockpile on hand as …

Military

Teleporting holograms, a belt for fetal health, and more at Microsoft’s Imagine Cup student contest

Bill Zhou wanted to be able to help his mom fix the WiFi router when she called. The only problem? He was at school in Berkeley, Calif., and she was …

Microsoft

Marchionne out as CEO, but Fiat Chrysler is well positioned for what comes next

Losing CEO Sergio Marchionne, who created Fiat Chrysler out of scraps and led it to unexpected financial and sales success, is a serious blow, but FCA is well positioned.<p>Key points:<p>The highly profitable Jeep Wrangler is successfully launched and on sale.<br>• The equally important Ram 1500 pickup should …

Automotive Industry

Company at centre of Facebook storm was founded by ex-Anglo director

CPL Resources Plc chief executive Anne Heraty was a non-executive director of Anglo in the run-up to the bank guarantee in 2008.<p>A former EY …

Social Media

Bank of Baroda celebrates Foundation Day

Marking the 111th Foundation Day, officials of the Bank of Baroda conducted a series of events on Friday.<p>Taking a walkathon on the Bypass road in the …

Bank of Baroda

Fiscal realities now tempering cruise lines' China infatuation

Wall Street has long questioned whether the international cruise industry's romance with China is the beginning of a lifelong affair or just one of …

Los Angeles

Power Of Two: Symple Acquires Pune-based AllizHealth Digital Health Platform

Taking a step forward in strengthening its global presence, Singapore-based healthtech startup Symple Wellness Platform has <b>acquired Pune-based</b> …

Digital Health

Unifying Contact Management with an Agency-Wide CRM

Challenge:<p>An independent, quasi-public agency that provides financing for affordable housing had an agency-wide need for a unified customer …

Microsoft Dynamics

Soccer roundup: Manchester United-Quakes at Levi’s, La Liga tours U.S.

Manchester United has arrived in the Bay Area to take on the San Jose Earthquakes in an exhibition friendly Sunday at Levi’s Stadium.<p>The clubs are in …

Soccer

MS Amlin partners with Round the Island Race 2018

by MS Amlin 18 Jul 21:57 BST 1 July 2017<p>MS Amlin partners with Round the Island Race © MS Amlin<p><b>The MS Amlin UK Yacht Team moved into Cowes, Isle of</b> …

Sailing

Malcolm Bird: Canada Post looking for solutions? Take a peek Down Under

Looking for a new job? Canada Post is looking for a president and chief executive officer, but it’s not a position anyone should consider lightly. …

Canada

Manawatū students want to take their innovative business plans into the real world

Abby McKee, 18, of Feilding High School, was part of a team in the Brave Thinkers programme that came up with an innovative concept - toothpaste …

Business (New Zealand)

Movers And Shakers Of The Week [16 -21 July 2018]

We bring to you the latest edition of movers and shakers in the Indian startup ecosystem.In order to entice online shoppers, Amazon and Flipkart have …

Business (India)

WATCH: Neighbor reports black Minnesota boy’s hot dog stand — and the cops took the kid’s side

A 13-year-old Minnesota boy feared he might have to close down his hot dog stand after a neighbor reported it. Instead, he’s getting a lesson in …

Liberal View