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Uber chief quits Trump business council amid boycott calls

Uber chief quits Trump business council amid boycott calls

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has quit President Donald Trump’s council of business leaders, according to an internal memo obtained by The Associated Press. Mr. Kalanick wrote to his employees that he’d spoken with Mr. Trump on Thursday to “let him know that I would not be able to participate on his economic council. Joining the [...]

February 3, 2017 Saheli Business Comments Off on Uber chief quits Trump business council amid boycott calls

Uber boss quits Donald Trump’s business group amid staff anger at immigration ban

Uber boss quits Donald Trump’s business group amid staff anger at immigration ban

Uber’s chief executive officer Travis Kalanick has quit Donald Trump’s business advisory group amid mounting pressure from activists and employees who have come out against his administration’s hard-line immigration policies. Critics have included Uber drivers, many of whom are immigrants themselves. “Joining the group was not meant to be an endorsement of the President or his [...]

February 3, 2017 Saheli Business Comments Off on Uber boss quits Donald Trump’s business group amid staff anger at immigration ban

Czechs and Hungarians call for EU army amid security worries

Czechs and Hungarians call for EU army amid security worries

The leaders of the Czech Republic and Hungary say a “joint European army” is needed to bolster security in the EU. They were speaking ahead of talks in Warsaw with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. They dislike her welcome for Muslim migrants from outside the EU. Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban said “we must give priority [...]

August 26, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Czechs and Hungarians call for EU army amid security worries

France warns of Muslim stigmatisation amid burkini ban

France warns of Muslim stigmatisation amid burkini ban

French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve warned against stigmatising Muslims as a furore over the banning of burkinis grew with the emergence of pictures of police surrounding a veiled woman on a beach. “The implementation of secularism, and the option of adopting such decrees must not lead to stigmatisation or the creation of hostility between French [...]

August 26, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on France warns of Muslim stigmatisation amid burkini ban

Hershey Trust agrees to changes amid allegations of corruption

Hershey Trust agrees to changes amid allegations of corruption

Hershey Trust Co., a $12 billion charitable organization that controls the Hershey Chocolate empire, has agreed in principle to a deal with the Pennsylvania attorney general’s office to institute governance reforms in the wake of a failed $23 billion takeover attempt. The Hershey Trust was set up by the company’s founder, Milton Hershey, in the [...]

August 3, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Hershey Trust agrees to changes amid allegations of corruption

Eni retools organizational structure amid loss

Eni retools organizational structure amid loss

While swinging to a loss in its quarterly report, Italian energy company Eni said it was moving more controls to its chief executive to retool risk structures. The company reported its second quarter loss widened to $494 million in part because energy prices remain under pressure from a market characterized by a higher level of [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Eni retools organizational structure amid loss

Tata Motors, SpiceJet among 5 stocks to bet on amid bearish market projections

Tata Motors, SpiceJet among 5 stocks to bet on amid bearish market projections

After a steep correction over 12 per cent over the first two months of 2016, domestic equity markets bounced back on firm global markets and a budget that has reignited hopes of an interest rate cut by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in the immediate future. On a month-to-date basis, the BSE Sensex surged [...]

March 10, 2016 Saheli Uncategorized Comments Off on Tata Motors, SpiceJet among 5 stocks to bet on amid bearish market projections