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Brexit: EU pushes ahead with plans to take control of London’s clearing business

The European Union is pushing ahead with plans to assert control over the clearing of euro-denominated derivatives, a politically charged step that could force firms to move from London to the EU after Brexit. The European Commission has drafted a law for firms deemed systemically important to the EU financial system to accept direct oversight by the bloc’s authorities, or… Read More »

Secrets Revealed: SAP Offers Powerful Software for Your Small Business

Business owners know they’re only as good as their reputation. That holds for big businesses as well. But sometimes having a good reputation is a hurdle to overcome. SAP (NYSE:SAP), a global software company, for instance, has a sterling reputation for providing some of the best software for businesses — big businesses. The truth is, however, SAP has developed several… Read More »

Chow Down on These 20 Dos and Don’ts for Business Dinner Etiquette

Despite the opportunities for networking and planning, business dinners can also be tricky if you trample basic taboos. (And this is not just about knowing which one is the salad fork!) So before you go to your next business dinner, check out these top tips for business dinner etiquette. Business Dinner Etiquette Do’s and Don’ts DO Show Up on… Read More »

How to Start and Run a Successful Web Design Business?

While listening to the stories of great web designers it seems that starting a web design business is much easy. But the process of starting your own business is not that easy as it seems; you not only need to have designing skills but along with that, a full-fledged plan and sincere efforts are also required to get… Read More »

Narendra Modi in Germany: Defence, trade and business atop PM’s agenda as 4-nation visit begins

File image of Narendra Modi. PTI After mammoth celebrations across the country to mark three years of the Narendra Modi government, the prime minister is embarking on a four-nation visit to Germany, Spain, Russia and France. This European tour sojourn kicks off on Monday, with Modi setting off for Berlin.   India and Germany have been strategic partners since… Read More »

How The Automation Wave Will Help Small Business

Automation is suffocatingly ubiquitous, or it seems that way when you scan business news. In fact, it is still a new technology that is slowly integrating into everyday work. Of course, we are all familiar with the high-profile applications of automation in marketing and sales, but what about the other near-limitless applications? What about automation in industries like… Read More »

US small business borrowing stalls in March

Kathryn Scott | The Denver Post | Getty Images Donna Dickens, left, and Kathrine Lewis, prepare sandwiches together inside the Share Good Foods kitchen in Englewood, Colorado. Borrowing by small U.S. firms stalled in March, as business owners remained cautious about investing amid policy uncertainty, data released on Monday showed. The Thomson Reuters/PayNet Small Business Lending Index for… Read More »

Why Your Business Needs to Use Instagram in 2017

Whether or not you use Instagram for marketing, you need to see this new infographic about how Instagram compares to other social platforms when it comes to marketing. If you use Instagram for business, you’ll likely learn something that can help you earn even better results. And if you don’t use Instagram? Well, maybe this will be the post… Read More »

Meat stalls flout government order, do brisk business

No meat stall was supposed to transact business on Sunday (April, 9) as it was a dry and no meat day announced by the State government on the occasion of Mahavir Jayanthi. As a mark of paying respect to Lord Mahavir, who propagated non-violence and truth, the Governments observe this day as a dry day similar to Gandhi… Read More »

Not all ‘shell companies’ have shady business

  The threat of arbitrariness and excess hangs over Indian business today, after the Finance Bill has armed junior taxmen with discretionary powers of search and seizure and with the ongoing crackdown on shell companies. The term shell companies is loaded: some nefarious intent or the other is implied by its very nomenclature. All companies without an operational… Read More »