A Quick Reminder – Live Event 16 April 20:00 Sydney

This post was originally published on this siteA quick reminder we are running our live event tomorrow, where we update our property and finance scenarios and answer questions from the audience in real time. You can send questions beforehand, via the DFA blog, or in the live chat on during the session. Here is a … Read moreA Quick Reminder – Live Event 16 April 20:00 Sydney

The Department of Justice Files Amended Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Against Owner and Manager of Rental Properties in Lexington, Tennessee

This post was originally published on this siteThe Department of Justice today announced that it has filed an amended complaint in its lawsuit against a Lexington, Tennessee, landlord, Chad David Ables, alleging that he violated the Fair Housing Act by subjecting female tenants of his rental properties to sexual harassment and retaliation. Please follow and … Read moreThe Department of Justice Files Amended Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Against Owner and Manager of Rental Properties in Lexington, Tennessee

Maryland Man Sentenced to Nine Years in Federal Prison for Distribution of Child Pornography

This post was originally published on this siteA Laurel, Maryland, man was sentenced to nine years in prison today, to be followed by 25 years of supervised release for distribution of child pornography, announced Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney Robert K. Hur of the District … Read moreMaryland Man Sentenced to Nine Years in Federal Prison for Distribution of Child Pornography

UniCredit Bank AG Agrees to Plead Guilty for Illegally Processing Transactions in Violation of Iranian Sanctions

This post was originally published on this siteUniCredit Bank AG (UCB AG), a financial institution headquartered in Munich, operating under the name HypoVereinsbank, and part of the UniCredit Group has agreed to enter a guilty plea to conspiring to violate the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (IEEPA) and to defraud the United States by processing … Read moreUniCredit Bank AG Agrees to Plead Guilty for Illegally Processing Transactions in Violation of Iranian Sanctions

We Get Some Rich Immigrants, but Not from Rich Countries

This post was originally published on this site If you are prosperous in a peaceful, prosperous place, you’re likely to stay there. But if you are prosperous in a nervous-making nation, you will try to find a better place to live, and hence the high scores for India and, particularly, China in these proxy measures … Read moreWe Get Some Rich Immigrants, but Not from Rich Countries

Netflix amps up India slate with 10 new original films

This post was originally published on this siteMumbai, April 15 (IANS) Continuing its investment in Indian content, global streaming giant Netflix on Monday announced a slate of 10 new original films, across a range of genres and subjects. With these additions, a total of 15 new original Indian films — including previously announced titles “Music … Read moreNetflix amps up India slate with 10 new original films

No Fix for Recession: Without a Financial Crisis, There’s No Central Bank Policy Fix

This post was originally published on this siteThere are no extreme “fixes” to secular declines in sales, profits, employment, tax revenues and asset prices. The saying “never let a crisis go to waste” embodies several truths worth pondering as the stock market nears new highs. One truth is that extreme policies that would raise objections in … Read moreNo Fix for Recession: Without a Financial Crisis, There’s No Central Bank Policy Fix

Twitter CEO’s one-meal-a-day diet spark debate

This post was originally published on this siteIn a podcast with fitness personality Ben Greenfield, Dorsey said the punishing health regimen helped him “stay sharper”. “…You have this very focused point of mind… I can go to bed and actually knock out in 10 minutes.” Dorsey’s unconventional eating habits (five meals a week) has sparked … Read moreTwitter CEO’s one-meal-a-day diet spark debate

Khadi sales zoom 28%, KVIC eyes Rs 5k cr in FY20

This post was originally published on this site“There has been a very good response across segments be it fabric, readymade garments and even solar vastra. During the last five years, we have seen a quantum jump every year,” said Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) chairman V K Saxena. While KVIC has been complaining of … Read moreKhadi sales zoom 28%, KVIC eyes Rs 5k cr in FY20

NPCI mulls blockchain to boost e-payments

This post was originally published on this siteA blockchain or distributed ledger is a continuously growing list of encrypted transactions called blocks. A block may contain any type of data such as unique digital identifiers of physical products. The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) is an umbrella organisation for all retail payments in India. … Read moreNPCI mulls blockchain to boost e-payments

ASIC Warns On Overseas Derivatives

This post was originally published on this siteASIC has warned Australian financial services licensees that offer over-the-counter derivatives to retail investors located overseas could be breaking laws abroad, with Chinese authorities having alerted the watchdog that some online platforms have engaged in illegal activity, via InvestorDaily. Regulators in jurisdictions including Europe, Japan, North America and … Read moreASIC Warns On Overseas Derivatives

Companies hunt for CEOs with high EQ and humility

This post was originally published on this siteOrganizations are increasingly looking for leaders with traits such as empathy and humility. Gone are the days when companies scouted for the archetype ‘A’ kind of leaders who were aggressive and had risen in the organisation riding roughshod over colleagues. CEO mandates being given out to executive search … Read moreCompanies hunt for CEOs with high EQ and humility

Bank of Ireland Securitises Nonperforming Loans

This post was originally published on this siteAccording to Moody’s, on 10 April, Bank of Ireland Group plc, the holding company of Bank of Ireland, announced that it had entered a securitization agreement involving €370 million of legacy nonperforming buy-to-let mortgages. The transaction, which is scheduled to close on 18 April, is credit positive because … Read moreBank of Ireland Securitises Nonperforming Loans

Cheers to talent: Lateral entry into government is necessary in a world increasingly driven by innovation

This post was originally published on this siteUnion Public Service Commission has recommended nine candidates to be inducted into central government as joint secretaries. A joint secretary is the administrative head of a department and has critical influence on its efficacy. This… Please follow and like us:

‘Vinci Da’ most original thriller of India

This post was originally published on this siteFilm: “Vinci Da” (Bengali); Cast: Rudranil Ghosh, Ritwick Chakraborty, Anirban Bhattacharya, Sohini Sarkar; Director: Srijit Mukherjee; Rating: **** ½ (four and a half stars) Two thoughts struck me simultaneously as I watched Srijit Mukherjee’s latest work open-mouthed and stunned: this is the most original thriller I’ve seen in … Read more‘Vinci Da’ most original thriller of India

Make-or-break for Jet Airways as lenders mull funding today

This post was originally published on this siteMonday is a crucial day for Jet Airways and could well decide whether the troubled airline formally closes down or keeps flying. The management will meet lenders tomorrow with a fresh plan to request for the promised emergency infusion of Rs 1,500 crore. The pilots are divided on … Read moreMake-or-break for Jet Airways as lenders mull funding today

1,100 Jet Airways pilots decide not to fly from tomorrow: National Aviator’s Guild

This post was originally published on this siteAround 1,100 pilots belonging to Jet Airways’ pilots body National Aviator’s Guild have decided not to fly from Monday in protest against “non-payment of salary dues, a source said Sunday. The pilots along with engineers & senior management have not received salaries since January. Jet has not paid … Read more1,100 Jet Airways pilots decide not to fly from tomorrow: National Aviator’s Guild