Economic slowdown likely to hurt Qatar’s banking sector asset quality

Economic slowdown likely to hurt Qatar’s banking sector asset quality

Economic slowdown likely to hurt Qatar’s banking sector asset quality Ubai: recent sanctions against Qatar by a group of states led by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Egypt, Libya, Yemen and some other allies should have a major impact on Qatar’s economy and its financial sector if a resolution takes much Time, according … [Read more…]

China can seize opportunity to lead global A.I. development, Baidu executives say

China can seize opportunity to lead global A.I. development, Baidu executives say

China can seize opportunity to lead global A.I. development, Baidu executives say The second largest economy in the world should seize the “historic opportunity,” said Luoi, Baidu’s chief of staff, in a speech at a business conference for developers. China was in a good position to influence development because its technology sector was booming, with … [Read more…]

Samsung on track to take Intel’s chip crown with record second-quarter earnings

Samsung on track to take Intel's chip crown with record second-quarter earnings

Samsung on track to take Intel’s chip crown with record second-quarter earnings SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is expected to report its best quarterly profit in the second quarter with an increase in memory chip sales that pushed it ahead of Intel Corp. as the largest semiconductor maker for sales for the first … [Read more…]

Worldpay shares soar on bid approaches from Vantiv, JPMorgan

Worldpay shares soar on bid approaches from Vantiv, JPMorgan

Worldpay shares soar on bid approaches from Vantiv, JPMorgan WorldPay Group, the UK’s largest payment processor, received on Tuesday competing approaches to auctioning credit card technology firm American Vantiv and JPMorgan Chase, to its shares more than 25 percent. Tendering approaches show how automated payments specialists have become attractive targets for credit card companies, banks … [Read more…]

NRI’s flight ticket cancelled after he filmed dispute with check-in staff

NRI’s flight ticket cancelled after he filmed dispute with check-in staff LOS ANGELES: An Indian-origin man in the US has claimed that the United Airlines cancelled his flight reservation because he filmed an employee during an altercation, the latest public relations headache for the under fire airline. LOS ANGELES: Un homme d’origine indienne aux États-Unis … [Read more…]

YSR Congress backs BJP, cements chances of saffronite as next President

YSR Congress backs BJP, cements chances of saffronite as next President NEW DELHI: YSR Congress has announced support for BJP in the presidential election, further bolstering the ruling camp’s numbers for the key contest and nearly ensuring that a nominee of the ruling party gets to occupy the Rashtrapati Bhavan in July. Jaganmohan Reddy’s Andhra … [Read more…]

[email protected]: Anti-Maoist anger, Mamata minority push help RSS gain in Left citadel

Naxalbari@50: Anti-Maoist anger, Mamata minority push help RSS gain in Left citadel

The memories are low, but the scars are deep. There are exactly 50 years, police inspector Sonam Wangdi died Naxalbari during a peasant revolt that quickly fell into a fire that has caused large areas of India and killed hundreds of people. Wangi was the first victim of what is now known around the world … [Read more…]

Delay in CBSE Class 12 results adds to anxiety, stress of students across India

Delay in CBSE Class 12 results adds to anxiety, stress of students across India

Aakriti Mangar has checked the Center’s website for secondary education more than 10 times since Tuesday night. “The table unnecessarily revise the result. This creates anxiety,” said Mangar, a model student at BCM Arya High School in Ludhiana. Mangar is one of hundreds of thousands of students who took the CBSE 12 class exam between … [Read more…]