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Xiaomi fastest growing phone maker, but Samsung and Apple remain leaders: report

Xiaomi holds the fifth position with market share of 7.4%, but it registered the highest year-on-year growth of 102.6% from Q3 2016 when it controlled only 3.7% of the market share. (Above) Xiaomi’s India head Manu Jain (left) with actor Katrina Kaif during the launch of its new series of smartphones, in New Delhi on Thursday. Photo: PTI Samsung continues ... Read More »

We all lose out when politicians ignore what business leaders have to say

Businesses aren’t being heard in today’s political discourse CREDIT: REUTERS There may be little public sympathy for senior business leaders who complain that the voice of business is not being heard. However, the absence of this voice in today’s political discourse – which in turn means that business’s messages are not cutting through on Brexit, for example, or on the UK’s economic ... Read More »

GST Arrest Clause ‘Draconian’, May Lead To Harassment Of Business Leaders: Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee said Centre has deviated from the original intent of the GST. (File photo) NEW DELHI: Mamata Banerjee on Friday said the “draconian” arrest clause in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) can lead to “major harassment of business”. The West Bengal Chief Minister expressed fear that the “inspector Raj” was back. “At the stroke of midnight on 14th ... Read More »

Donald Trump’s Europe tour leaves leaders strangely shaken

Donald Trump passes in front of Montenegrin prime minister Dusko Markovic (on his right) after he pushed him aside at a Nato leaders meeting in Brussels. Photograph: Etienne Laurent/EPA He crunched hands, shoved shoulders and struck poses. He scoffed chocolates, ignored protocol and harangued heads of state. He denied saying things he had said, then said things that showed he ... Read More »

EU exit backed by 250 business leaders

Brexit campaigners have hit back in the battle of the endorsements – unveiling a group of 250 business leaders and entrepreneurs who have signed up as backers of the campaign to leave the European Union. In a repost to pro-EU supporters, who recently released a list of 30 FTSE companies who publicly recommended a remain vote, the main anti-European campaign ... Read More »

EU referendum: 250 business leaders sign up as backers of Vote Leave

Ex-HSBC boss, Wetherspoons chairman and Carphone Warehouse co-founder among those wanted to leave the EU A group of 250 business leaders, including the former boss of HSBC, have added their voice to the Brexit campaign, saying that EU membership harms the UK’s economic prospects. The Vote Leave campaign said the list of business people showed that while many of Britain’s ... Read More »