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Xi can make life difficult for US companies like Apple, Walmart after Trump’s threat

China doesn’t import enough from the US to be able to match Donald Trump’s tariff threats dollar for dollar. Instead, President Xi Jinping can have American companies doing business there squeezed in a multitude of other ways. With companies from Apple Inc to Walmart Inc and General Motors Co. all operating in China and looking to expand, that gives Xi ... Read More »

WhatsApp leak: Sebi, exchanges checking listed companies’ trade details

Sebi and exchanges have started examining trade details of over two dozen stocks as part of a probe into alleged leak of key financial details of these companies through WhatsApp while the regulator is also considering seeking call data records of the persons involved. The companies include several listed blue-chip firms, officials said on the condition of anonymity. The exchanges are analysing the trade ... Read More »

China’s central bank chief urges Beijing to promote equity, cut debt, eliminate ‘zombie’ companies

China’s central bank boss spelled out his strategy to prevent a future financial crisis, urging broadened equity funding and direct finance to reduce corporate leverage and eliminate “zombie” companies, official media reported on Saturday. Zhou Xiaochuan, Governor of People’s Bank of China, said that the market should play a “decisive role” in allocating financial resources, but also stressed the importance of stronger ... Read More »

Zombie companies haunt the Canadian economy

e Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange that he said collectively had negative working capital of $2-billion. Mr. Simon followed up by identifying an additional 512 non-mining companies that together were in the hole – having negative working capital – of an additional $2.1-billion. Zombies haunt the Canadian economy because they drain resources from productive firms, says Glen Hodgson, ... Read More »

Small Firms, How Will Merger of These Two Giant Trucking Companies Affect You?

Two of the nation’s largest trucking companies announced plans to merge Monday, creating a trucking behemoth worth more than $5 billion. Swift and Knight Transportation Merge Swift Transportation and Knight Transportation announced an all-stock transaction that will merge the two trucking companies with Swift shareholders owning 54 percent, and Knight holders owning the remaining 46 percent, according to the Wall Street Journal. ... Read More »

10 Ways Faith Based Companies Can Seek a Higher Calling

Despite secularism growing in America, with research showing there are around five million fewer Christians across the United States than there were in 2007, faith-based companies continue to thrive. In fact, a study conducted in 2013 indicated that entrepreneurs in the United States meditate more frequently than non-entrepreneurs.  The United States has a rich history of business owners operating their companies in line with ... Read More »

Lessons From Entrepreneurs Who Built Multi-Million Dollar Companies

  Across every line of business, there are hundreds of quiet multi-million dollar companies that stay out of the limelight and serve their customer bases with dedication. They may not be as well-known as Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, or Peter Thiel, but they have lessons to impart nonetheless. These entrepreneurs are smart, resilient types who aren’t afraid of the hard ... Read More »

10 of the worst companies to work for in the UK – according to their employees

JD Sports employees rated the sportswear brand just 2.6/5 for job satisfaction  CREDIT:NICK ANSELL/PA WIRE The Financial Ombudsman, Laura Ashley and Ladbrokes are some of the worst companies to work for in the UK, according to employee ratings on the job site Glassdoor. The website holds a database of millions of company reviews curated by those who know the company best — their employees. The ... Read More »

GST Registrations For Ecommerce, New Companies To Begin On June 25

New Delhi: Ecommerce operators and TDS deductors will be able to register with GST Network beginning June 25, when the portal re-opens for fresh registration. Also, existing excise, service tax and VAT assessees will get another chance to migrate to the GSTN portal as registration for them too opens on Sunday next and will remain open for three months. The ... Read More »

Chesterfield companies merge to create £75m-turnover business

STOCK PICTURE. Two companies with factories in Chesterfield borough have merged to create a £75million-turnover firm with 570 staff. AVK has acquired a majority share in Fusion Group Ltd for an undisclosed sum. The companies – which make components for the water and gas industry – will continue to operate as separate businesses. Part of AVK is the well-known Donkin ... Read More »