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China Still Going Global: Education Companies Eye Growth Abroad

China Still Going Global: Education Companies Eye Growth Abroad

China has emerged in the past two decades as one of the world’s largest markets for private education services and home to many of the richest entrepreneurs in the field.  Shares in online education firms TAL and New Oriental Education, for instance, have soared during the coronavirus outbreak, fueling anew the fortunes of their billionaire [...]

March 4, 2020 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on China Still Going Global: Education Companies Eye Growth Abroad

America still leads in technology, but China is catching up fast

America still leads in technology, but China is catching up fast

Arare thing happened in an industrial park near Washington, dc,last November. Construction began on a $3bn extension to a semiconductor foundry owned by Micron Technologies, a maker of advanced memory chips, based in Idaho. “A few years ago, opening that sort of extension would have people saying, well, that is going to be moving to China soon, [...]

May 18, 2019 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on America still leads in technology, but China is catching up fast

Canopy Growth still best way to play Canadian cannabis even with Cronos-Altria deal: Cramer

Canopy Growth still best way to play Canadian cannabis even with Cronos-Altria deal: Cramer

Canopy Growth best way to play Canadian cannabis   8 Hours Ago | 01:10 Tobacco giant Altria Group’s investment in cannabis company Cronos Group may have been a smart move for the cigarette maker, but Canopy Growth Corp. remains the best investment in the cannabis space, says CNBC’s Jim Cramer. “Even with Altria investing in Cronos, [...]

December 12, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Canopy Growth still best way to play Canadian cannabis even with Cronos-Altria deal: Cramer

68% of Workers Still Get Most Work Done in Traditional Offices

68% of Workers Still Get Most Work Done in Traditional Offices

The way we work has changed across the board, but the traditional office still persists when it comes to the workplace. And according to the new Clutch 2018 Future of Work survey, more than two thirds or 68% of workers are still completing their jobs in a traditional office. This survey has revealed offices are still the most [...]

June 14, 2018 Loknath Das News Comments Off on 68% of Workers Still Get Most Work Done in Traditional Offices

Weight loss, millennials are obsessed with it, yet many are still obese

Weight loss, millennials are obsessed with it, yet many are still obese

We’re constantly following hashtags such as #fitspo, #fitnessgoals on Instagram. We’re looking up the latest fitness trends and healthy diets to follow. This brings us to the question – are we getting fitter as a generation? According to the latest Google search data, weight loss searches have increased over time while those on obesity have [...]

May 26, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Weight loss, millennials are obsessed with it, yet many are still obese

Firm recovery in real estate still a mirage eluding investors

Firm recovery in real estate still a mirage eluding investors

The situation in the residential property market is still grim. The Knight Frank Prime Global Cities Index Q2 2017 showed that amid a global pattern of weakening prices for luxury residences, a declining trend engulfed Indian metros. For the April-June quarter, Bengaluru, the city that was so far resilient, suffered a decline from the year-ago [...]

August 14, 2017 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Firm recovery in real estate still a mirage eluding investors

Delhi University: 10,000 seats still left after first day of admissions under fourth cutoff list

Delhi University: 10,000 seats still left after first day of admissions under fourth cutoff list

Admissions to around 79% of seats in Delhi University had been approved by the end of the first day of enrolment under the fourth cutoff list. With only a little over 20% seats still up for grabs, admissions to popular honours courses such as Economics, English and BCom had been closed at many popular colleges. [...]

July 14, 2017 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Delhi University: 10,000 seats still left after first day of admissions under fourth cutoff list

Greg Bell: Technology has given us so much, but there’s still much to do

Greg Bell: Technology has given us so much, but there’s still much to do

Sixty years ago, the Dick Tracy comic strip featured a walkie-talkie watch that Detective Tracy used to communicate with his colleagues. It was an uncanny anticipation of our smartphones and watches. The 1960s Jetsons television show predicted Skype, flat-screen TVs, smart watches and personal aircraft. Even though cartoons foresaw some things, technological progress has far [...]

February 3, 2017 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Greg Bell: Technology has given us so much, but there’s still much to do

Ottawa still failing to provide adequate health care on reserves: report

Ottawa still failing to provide adequate health care on reserves: report

An assessment of First Nations health care produced by the federal health department early last year shows the government is aware that it is failing in almost every respect to deliver adequate treatment and medical services to people living on reserves. The review was conducted for Health Minister Jane Philpott after the Canadian Human Rights [...]

January 25, 2017 Saheli Health Comments Off on Ottawa still failing to provide adequate health care on reserves: report

Facebook ‘still fails Napalm girl test’, says Aftenposten

Facebook ‘still fails Napalm girl test’, says Aftenposten

Facebook’s plans to relax rules around posts deemed newsworthy or in the public interest do not go far enough, a Norwegian newspaper editor has said. Facebook director Patrick Walker was visiting Norway following a row about the banning of an iconic Vietnam War image on the grounds of nudity. He said changes were being made [...]

November 1, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Facebook ‘still fails Napalm girl test’, says Aftenposten

8 Attributes That Still Make Superstars In Business

8 Attributes That Still Make Superstars In Business

Superstars in business are the ones who get things done, not the ones who work the most hours or are always busy. Whether it be in a startup or a large enterprise, everyone can name those few individuals who stand out as unstoppable, and always seem to be in the forefront of results. Yet if [...]

August 28, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on 8 Attributes That Still Make Superstars In Business

Nearly 6 million still owe more on mortgages than their homes are worth

Nearly 6 million still owe more on mortgages than their homes are worth

Five years after the housing recovery began, 5.9 million borrowers still owe more on their mortgages than their homes are worth. The so-called negative equity rate in the U.S. is falling, now at 12 percent of all mortgaged homeowners, according to Zillow, down from more than 14 percent a year ago and more than 30 [...]

August 23, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Nearly 6 million still owe more on mortgages than their homes are worth