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By Loknath Das On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

Oil and gas companies don’t want “oil” or “gas” in their names

Oil companies are seeking a cleaner image. (Reuters/Lucy Nicholson) Today, Norwegian oil giant Statoil will officially rebrand as Equinor. Why? “A name with ‘oil’ as a component would increasingly be a disadvantage. More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, April 30th, 2018

NAFTA 2.0: ISDS Supports U.S. Oil, Natural Gas, And Electricity Companies

(L-R) Mexican Economy Minister Idelfonso Guajardo, Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chrystia Freeland and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer pose for pictures before giving a message to the media More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, April 27th, 2018

iPhone SE 2 to Have Glass Back and Headphone Jack, Leaked Images Tip

HIGHLIGHTS New photos allegedly show a fully built iPhone SE 2 Leaked images suggest glass back on iPhone SE 2 Apple may not remove the headphone jack iPhone SE 2 is expected to be launched as Apple’s first More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Beyond Cambridge Analytica — The Surveillance Companies Infiltrating And Manipulating Social Media

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg waits for a joint hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee and Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill April 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. The company’s More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, April 6th, 2018

Swedish currency to rise against euro, dollar and Norwegian crown: Reuters poll

OSLO/STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Sweden’s currency is set to rally against the euro and dollar in the next year despite a weak first-quarter performance, and will also gain on the Norwegian crown, a Reuters poll More...

By admin On Thursday, March 29th, 2018

Tips for Getting Your Research and Development Team Together

Whether your industry is tech, pharmaceuticals or marketing, getting the best R & D team together will make your job as project manager that much easier. PM software from a company like https://www.acute360.com/ More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, March 29th, 2018

I-T dept names and shames 24 defaulters owing Rs 490 crore in taxes

The income taxdepartment on Thursday released a pan-India list of 24 defaulting individuals and companies who owe about Rs 490 crore in taxes to the exchequer but have either gone untraceable or have reported inadequate More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, March 26th, 2018

Hiranandani family to invest Rs 3,500 crore in oil and gas projects

Niranjan Hiranandani’s family is investing around Rs3,500 crore to build liquified natural gas (LNG) terminals in Maharashtra and West Bengal, in a diversification for the Mumbai-based developer who built the More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Hammond, the economy and why chewing gum matters

It was Lyndon Baines Johnson who famously said that Gerald Ford could not walk and chew gum at the same time. (He actually said fart and chew gum, but his words were sanitised by a US media that didn’t much More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

ESOPs are taxable when you exercise the stock option and also when you sell them

I am getting employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) shares from an India-listed company whose shares are listed on an Indian exchange, while I work for its UK sister concern. I used to work for the company that is More...