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‘Not shut branches despite poor business due to attachment to Kerala’: Muthoot MD reacts

Fifteen days after scores of employees of the Muthoot Finance Limited began their indefinite strike against the management across various branches in Kerala, George Alexander, the Managing Director (MD) of the company stated that despite the profit earned by the company in places outside the state, the business is low in Kerala. The employees union […]

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Exclusive – Business and pleasure: how Russian oil giant Rosneft uses its corporate jets

(Reuters) – Jets used for corporate travel by Russian state-owned oil major Rosneft flew at least 13 times to Mallorca, Ibiza, Sardinia and the Maldives when CEO Igor Sechin or people from his social circle were in the same vacation spots. Using publicly available data, Reuters tracked 290 Rosneft flights between January, 2015 and May, 2019. Of those round trips, 96 took place during Russian public holidays or between Friday […]

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This entrepreneur left her family-run business to now clock Rs 30 Cr turnover with her training firm for the logistics sector

Divya Jain was working in her family-run business, Safexpress, one of India’s leading logistics companies, when she noticed a huge gap in the sector: lack of skilled workforce in logistics. Divya (35) then started Safeducate in 2013 to address this gap. Brands of India winner Safeducate is providing training to truck drivers and other workers […]

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Zomato expands food delivery business to 213 cities across India

With the launch in 17 new cities, Zomato has expanded its online ordering and food delivery services to 213 cities in India, the online restaurant guide and food ordering firm said on April 1. The newly launched cities include Bulandshahr, Shahjahanpur, Solan, Palwal, Rewari, Machilipatnam, Nandyal, Bhimavaram, Ongole, Srikakulam, Kadapa, Kottayam, Kollam, Khanna, Gurdaspur, Ambur […]

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Business as usual, for Mandhana, the captain

“We are looking to win the series and not just as the audition for new faces.” © AFP Smriti Mandhana may be embarking on a new journey as captain of the Indian cricket team for the T20I series against England, but the star batter has no illusions the challenges that will follow. Mandhana has been […]

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Make it Difficult for Chinese Companies to do Business in India, Ban TikTok: RSS Affliate

New Delhi: The RSS-affiliated SJM has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to create hurdles for Chinese companies doing business in India as China continues to block New Delhi’s attempts to designate Masood Azhar, whose JeM carried out the terrorist attack on a CRPF convoy in Pulwama, as a “global terrorist”. In a letter to Modi, Swadeshi […]