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By Loknath Das On Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Best Currency Positions For March 2018

Summary I once again have collected price and interest rate data for 26 currencies. I ranked the currencies according to four measures and I combined these rankings into four combined measures. Good shorts are More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, January 19th, 2018

4 Expectations for Online Education in 2018

As more students seek flexible alternatives to traditional, on-campus courses, online education continues to evolve. Among other trends, 2017 saw the proliferation of smaller credentials beyond online degrees, More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Air India Joins Hands With 3 Banks For Loans For Three Boeing 777 Planes

Air India ties up with 3 banks for raising loans, says civil aviations minister Jayant Sinha New Delhi: State-owned Air India has tied up with UAE-based First Abu Dhabi Bank as well as Standard Chartered Bank More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, December 21st, 2017

Snapchat Lens Studio Lets You Build AR Lenses for Free

Imagine placing a Snapcode on the door or window of your store. A customer scans it, and an augmented reality (AR) image pops up on their smartphone. Lens Studio is a new desktop app from Snapchat (NYSE: SNAP) More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, December 15th, 2017

Deptartment of Labor Wants to Reverse Rule on Tip Sharing for Restaurant Servers

The Department of Labor recently proposed a reversal of part of its current tip regulations from the Fair Labor Standards Act. Proposed Tip-Pooling Changes Currently, employees who make at least the federal minimum More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

2017 year in review: Vote for your favourite campaign

Vote for your favourite campaign of 2017 There have been many memorable campaigns this year, from Nike’s #Breaking2 record attempt to Burger King’s OK Google stunt. Marketing Week has selected eight More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, December 1st, 2017

‘Open banking’ holds promise but cybersecurity fears loom for Canadian banks

As banks work to fortify their cybersecurity defences amidst a growing number of data breaches, they are also exploring the promise of so-called ‘open banking,’ a concept that could finally disrupt More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, December 1st, 2017

Why the big four asked for a parliamentary inquiry into banking

The banks have themselves called for an inquiry into banking and financial services. AAP The major Australian banks are following familiar public relations tactics in requesting a parliamentary commission of More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Walmart Holds Open Call 2017, 500 Made in USA Companies Compete for Store Shelf Space

Recently, 500 companies — mostly small businesses and startups — went to Walmart (NYSE:WMT) company headquarters in Bentonville, Arkansas, to pitch their products to company buyers. If they’re selected, they’ll More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

It’s a historic century for Kerala’s sanctum of higher education

Even as a revolution raged in faraway Russia in the winter of 1917, the then kingdom of Travancore in the southwestern corner of India was sowing the seeds of a revolution of of another kind — in the field More...