Business


Thousands attend vigil in Trafalgar Square to commemorate London terror attack victims Thousands attend vigil in Trafalgar Square to commemorate London terror attack victims
- March 25, 2017

Rudd described PC Palmer who was killed in the attack as "courageous, fearless and doing his duty". "Next of kin have been informed and are receiving support from specially trained family liaison officers". However, he was known to police and MI5 and had convictions for assaults, including GBH, possession of offensive weapons and public order offences. (more...)
Airbnb changes its name in a play for Chinese market Airbnb changes its name in a play for Chinese market
- March 24, 2017

More than 80% of Airbnb's users in China are under the age of 35, the highest proportion of Millennials any market it operates in. Focusing only on china, Airbnb has at least 80,000 listed hotels and rental room with a huge customer base of 1.6 million guest using this services. (more...)
Chinese Minister of Defense and State Councilor Meets Sri Lanka President Chinese Minister of Defense and State Councilor Meets Sri Lanka President
- March 24, 2017

It also criticised the way the national media covered the visit of China's State Councilor and Defense Minister General Chang Wanquan to Sri Lanka and Nepal. President Sirisena, who is also the defence minister of the country, said those agreements would not do any harm to the pride, independence and national security. (more...)
US Stocks Rebound After Selloff as Technology Shares Advance
- March 23, 2017

Wall Street fell sharply on Tuesday as investors anxious that President Donald Trump will struggle to deliver promised tax cuts that propelled the market to record highs in recent months, with nervousness deepening ahead of a key healthcare vote. (more...)
Ivanka Trump is moving into the White House Ivanka Trump is moving into the White House
- March 22, 2017

Problems of conflict between business ties and politics has been in the forefront for months, and it will be interesting to see how the relationship between the public and private sector play into Trump's administration across the next four years. (more...)
Don't cut Meals on Wheels Don't cut Meals on Wheels
- March 22, 2017

While Meals on Wheels is a nonprofit organization and not a federal program, it quickly became one of the focal points of the projected effects of President Trump's recent proposal, earning the name "Starvation budget" among the Congressional Progressive Caucus. (more...)