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Mitsubishi eyes 20% marketIn FY 2018, the demand for elevators in India was over 50,000 units and the segment is having a year-on-year growth of around 5 to 6 percent.
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The lessons in a marketing fumble by TD Bank

American Banker - 28 Mar 2019 03:00
The Canadian bank recently caught flak over an ad in one of its branches that was seen as a slight against the diverse Boston community of Dorchester. Here's what other bankers can take away from the... episode.
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Ivanka Trump says she passed on World Bank job

Times of India - 19 Apr 2019 06:29
Ivanka Trump says she passedIn an Associated Press interview, US President Donald Trump's daughter said on Wednesday she was happy with her current role in the administration. She was travelling in Africa to promote a global... women's initiative.
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Uber's self-driving unitSoftBank will invest $333 million from its $100 billion Vision Fund, while Toyota Motor Corp and automotive parts supplier Denso Corp will invest a combined $667 million.
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At $19 a share in IPO,At $19 per share, Pinterest, which offers advertisers a venue to sell to consumers, raised around $1.4 billion at a roughly $12.7 billion valuation
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Potential Federal Reserve board nominee Stephen Moore, picked by U.S. President Donald Trump, faced new criticism on Friday, with Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren accusing him of lacking... competencies to serve in that role.
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Bitcoin: Is The Biggest BullThe current retracement in the Bitcoin price presents the biggest opportunity for investors especially for those who have not participated in the recent rally. However, one critical conditions needs... to hold
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Lyft threatens Morgan StanleyMorgan Stanley is trying to distance itself from its role in helping early Lyft investors bet against the ride-hailing company after Lyft threatened to sue them and report them to regulators, The Post... has learned. On Monday, The Post reported that Morgan Stanley, the lead underwriter for Uber's upcoming IPO, had been helping Lyft's pre-IPO...
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L&T Finance's NCD issue to offer up to 9.05%

The Economic Times - 2 Apr 2019 15:30
The issue opens on April 8 and closes on April 18.
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2 Mistakes To Avoid In A Job Interview

Forbes - 30 Mar 2019 06:17
2 Mistakes To Avoid In A JobNo matter how prepared you are for an interview, there are still two mistakes that can affect your chances of getting the job. The reason why? They're related to the one thing that you do in every... interview - talk.
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US tech giants targeted inEuropean Union lawmakers approved a copyright directive Tuesday intended to give writers and artists more protection of creative rights and incomes.        
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Standard Chartered PLC Chief Executive Bill Winters said fears over a slowdown in China's economic growth and the impact of the Sino-U.S. trade tensions are "receding a bit".
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Two months after he failed to win a badly needed easing of sanctions from President Donald Trump, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is traveling to Russia in a possible …
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A fee dispute between actor Bill Cosby and one of the many law firms hired to address his legal problems shows the Los Angeles firm alone was billing Cosby $1 …
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Blamed for Wildfires, PG&E Seeks Higher Electricity Rates

The New York Times - 24 Apr 2019 03:31
Blamed for Wildfires, PG&EThe California utility and two others says higher rates are needed to pay for safety improvements and to offset the financial risk of more frequent wildfires.
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Elon Musk says Tesla willJoe Skipper / Reuters Tesla CEO Elon Musk says his company is planning to develop an electric leaf blower. The statement comes on the heels of Musk's other viral non-automotive-related creations, such... as The Boring Company's "Not-a-Flamethrower" flamethrower. Like the flamethrower, electric leaf blowers already exist. Judging by videos, electric leafblowers still emit quite a bit of sound. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Tesla CEO Elon Musk says his company is planning to develop a new creation — only this time, it won't be rolling on four wheels. It's a leafblower:See the rest of the story at Business Insider NOW WATCH: Watch Tim Cook unveil Apple's news-subscription service: Apple News+ See Also: Tesla is taking direct aim at Uber and Lyft with claims it plans to...
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Masayoshi Son, the billionaire founder of SoftBank Group Corp., made a huge personal bet on bitcoin just as prices for the digital currency peaked, losing more than $130 million when he sold out,... according to people familiar with the matter.
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Jailed French executive whoThe jail ordeal of ex-Alstom executive Frédéric Pierucci is a warning for firms with a history of corruption.
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New York on the verge of higher gas prices

New York Post - 23 Apr 2019 05:00
New York on the verge ofBig Apple gasoline prices are headed upward for warmer weather and the vacation season. A gallon of regular is hovering at $3 in the city, after climbing from a 2019 low of about $2.50 in February,... said price-tracking service GasBuddy.com. Costs climb in the spring as filling stations switch to summer-blend gas, which is more...
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New Jersey really needs toA while back, I wrote that New Jersey's proposed tax on marijuana sales -- at $42 an ounce -- was too high and I predicted that would result in people buying cheaper black-market pot. People wrote to... me to say I was nuts because consumers would want the better quality pot that was being sold...
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Bed Bath & Beyond's boardBed Bath & Beyond's splashy announcement of a board overhaul on Monday failed to boost the stock -- or ward off a looming proxy battle by a trio of angry hedge funds. The retail chain's stock sank 4... percent on Monday after it announced a "transformation" of its board, including five new independent directors and...
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The Tennessee House has advanced a bill aimed at giving FedEx $21.3 million in tax breaks over seven years for its $1.3 billion Memphis hub expansion. The House approved the …
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Stock indexes end mostly lowerWall Street capped a day of mostly sideways trading Monday with a slight gain for the benchmark S&P 500 index, as an increase in crude oil prices sent energy companies broadly higher. Energy sector... stocks climbed as the price of crude oil hit its highest level since October after the U.S. government...
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Last year, Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Bob Iger made $65.6 million -- about 1,424 times the median Disney employee's salary, an amount that heiress Abigail Disney is calling "insane."
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More Than Me Founder and CEOShe had been on a leave of absence for six months after ProPublica investigated rape at her charity in Liberia
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