Monday, November 19, 2018
Shinichi Sakamoto is 57, and works for Shimizu, one of Japan’s biggest construction companies. He is part of a greying, and dwindling, workforce.‘‘The thing is, statistics show a third of (Japanese construction) labourers are over 54 years old, and they are considering retiring so soon,’’ said Mr Sakamoto, who...
A business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers.Businesses serve as a form of economic activity, and are prevalent in capitalist economies, where most of them are privately owned and provide goods...
Michael Tome United Arab Emirates-based global satellite operator, Yahsat yesterday launched YahClick a satellite broadband service in partnership with Utande a subsidiary a local Internet service provider Dandemutande. YahClick enables broadcasters, businesses, Government entities, and individuals to access quick and high performance broadband internet at their destination, no matter how remote. The...
The year 2017 saw technological advancements that revolutionised the way the world works. For example, probably the most cited advancement of 2017 is that of deep machine learning, also known as Artificial Intelligence (AI). AI can cut through the noise to derive an almost immediate answer to real-time situations. AI...
Are you still watching? Well, researchers and doctors in India might have something for that. The Service for Healthy Use of Technology clinic in Bengaluru recently treated its first-ever case of Netflix addiction. According to The Hindu, the clinic treated a 26-year-old man who was watching as more than seven...
A business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers.Businesses serve as a form of economic activity, and are prevalent in capitalist economies, where most of them are privately owned and provide goods...
A business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers.Businesses serve as a form of economic activity, and are prevalent in capitalist economies, where most of them are privately owned and provide goods...
Jeffrey Gogo --- State pension fund NSSA will consider moving money into bitcoin in the future, but will be cautious about it when it decides to do so, says board chairman Robin Vela. “The reality is that more and more people are now moving into the digital age, looking for alternative...
A business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers.Businesses serve as a form of economic activity, and are prevalent in capitalist economies, where most of them are privately owned and provide goods...
“Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” — Tolstoy. An analysis of recent financial crises finds that private creditors’ behaviour, whether rational or irrational, can precipitate crisis and may lead to financial contagion. For example, Summers (2000) examines the causes of financial crises in...