09, Dec, 2019
Get Rich Or Die Trying: Here Are 5 Business Ideas That Just Won’t Work In S’pore

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Running a business is always a gamble. You never know if your business idea will fly or fall flat until you give it a shot. The risk is pretty much inevitable, but you can avoid failing altogether when you look at the trends of what have worked, or what didn’t. […]

Automobile dealers’ body FADA on Friday said passenger vehicle retail sales in September declined 20.1 per cent to 1,57,972 units against the same period last year as the onset of festival season and never-seen-before discounts failed to lift demand. According to Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA), passenger vehicle (PV) […]

Twenty-year-old Amartya Roy can’t wait to fly to Switzerland, where he is all set to enrol in a hospitality course before trying his luck in the hotel industry. A student of a hotel management institute here, Roy nurtures a dream to own a restaurant chain some day. Priyangi Ghosh, who […]

Carol Dweck, world-renowned Stanford University psychologist’s latest book, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, she describes the two opposing mindsets that people possess. These outlooks are the view that each of us holds about our abilities and talents. And they may also be what is holding back your career. In a recent […]

Historically, the practice of sponsorships has followed a “brand message first, fan experience second” cadence. In the past, brands tended to value recognition over engagement and poured their sponsorship dollars into naming rights, signage and logo placement to stand out. Through partnerships, brands expected to reap the benefits of this […]

A major event aimed to inspire entrepreneurial spirit took place last week courtesy of Invest Saint Lucia (ISL) as part of a campaign to bring out the best business ideas on the tiny island. The Saint Lucia Entrepreneurship Meetup 2019 was held in Pointe Seraphine and featured talks from the Caribbean nation’s top businessmen and women, including Nydia Norville (Choiselle), […]

August’s retail sales could be muddied by the negative payback from Amazon Prime Day promotions that sent July sales sharply higher. Friday’s August retail sales report is the last big economic report before the Fed begins its two-day meeting Tuesday. Economists expect a gain of just 0.2%, after a much better than expected […]

New Delhi: Retail sales of automobiles across the country fell by 6% year on year to 1654535 units in July, as consumption demand continues to remain subdued due to the overall slowdown in the economy and lack of credit availability, data released by Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations on Monday showed. Passenger vehicle manufacturers resorted […]

Brands pay billions of dollars globally a year to promote their products through influencers who have sizable followings on top social media sites. But a new report suggests that, for a good chunk of their spending, those advertisers are getting ripped off. Influencer marketing gives brands of all sizes a […]

The slowdown in the automobile sales has taken a hit on motor vehicle insurance premiums, with the public sector New India Assurance Co Ltd registering a six per cent decline in Q1 of FY20. “The motor vehicle insurance market was not buoyant as the vehicles sales was down. But we […]