20, Apr, 2019
TCS, Israel’s Finance Ministry join hands to build affordable technology for small banks

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Tata Consultancy Services(TCS) has partnered with Israel’s Finance Ministry to make technology affordable for small banks in the country, according to a report in The Economic Times. “In India, we created a core banking platform and have taken it to other markets. Having developed the first one, the Ministry of Finance wanted us to […]

Entrepreneurs can make a meaningful difference by starting a purposeful business. Use these principles to discover and validate socially-conscious ideas that can have an impact on your community. JOHN SCHNOBRICH ON UNSPLASH For many entrepreneurs, the key motivation to start a business is seeking to solve an everyday problem or inconvenience—quite often one […]

Novo, a startup mobile bank aimed at small business, has said it raised $4.8 million in venture seed financing led by Crosslink Capital, along with Red Sea Ventures and RRE. Other investors in the funding round include Hack VC, Rainfall and the Stanford Law School Venture Fund, according to a company […]

Uphill? No worries, on the Tern GSD e-cargobikeTERN There are now more e-bikes sold in The Netherlands than non-electric bikes. But let me qualify that. According to new market statistics 40% of all bicycle sales in The Netherlands last year were e-bikes. However, when you strip out of the total […]

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is in the top 10 government bodies for LGBT staff for the first time. The Stonewall Workplace Equality Index ranks organisations on inclusivity and equality in the workplace. The Department has moved up 269 places in just 2 years, now ranking at 101. Minister […]

The 2019 officers and trustees of the Internet Mobile Marketing Association of the Philippines (IMMAP). Handout MANILA — The Internet Mobile Marketing Association of the Philippines pushed for digital marketing excellence as it announced its 2019 officers and board members during a recent general meeting. The core of IMMAP’s vision this […]

If you want your business to grow, then you’re going to have to set aside both time and money to marketing. That’s not an issue when you’re an enterprise level business that has the resources to spend on marketing. These types of businesses may even have an entire marketing department […]

Tax moves will revive consumption, says HDFC’s Deepak Parekh Consumption to GDP ratio in India is extremely low and taxes had slowed down consumption. The tax moves announced today will be significant in reviving consumption, says HDFC’s Deepak Parekh.Income Tax: Key highlights from FM Piyush Goyal’s speech -Individual taxpayers with […]

Source: Square Square is launching yet another banking product. The payments company announced a debit card for businesses on Thursday that lets Square sellers using its credit card processor get immediate access to money from sales. The product encourages merchants to keep funds with Square instead of depositing them into […]

Kiyoshi Ota | Bloomberg | Getty Images Attendees wait in line to play video games on Nintendo Switch game consoles during the new console’s unveiling in Tokyo on Jan. 13, 2017. Nintendo is less optimistic about how many of Switch units it will manage to sell by the end of […]

Aaron P. Bernstein | Reuters Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Wednesday that it plans to temporarily reopen about half of its Farm Service Agency offices around the country and call back about 2,500 employees furloughed because of the partial government shutdown. The USDA operates […]

As Super Bowl celebrations become increasingly focused on food over the last 10 years, prices for game day favorites rise and fall with fans’ demand. In an annual survey, the National Retail Federation found a 15 percent increase over about a decade in the number of people planning to buy […]