Breaking News – Saurer announces strong 2017 annual growth

The Board of Directors of Saurer Intelligent Technology Co Ltd. is pleased to announce that Saurer has delivered strong results for the full year ended 31 December 2017, with double digit growth across key metrics. Group highlights Excellent growth in revenue by 37% to CNY 8’713 million Strong earnings generation with profits before tax of … More Breaking News – Saurer announces strong 2017 annual growth

An even-handed approach to Crypto-Assets

By guest author Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of IMF, the International Monetary Fund The dizzying gyrations of crypto-assets such as Bitcoin invite comparisons with the tulip mania that swept Holland in the 17th century and the recent dot-com bubble. With more than 1,600 crypto-assets in circulation, it seems inevitable that many will not survive the … More An even-handed approach to Crypto-Assets

Walmart is testing out a new Dress Code for Workers

Walmart sells more blue jeans than anyone, but its in-store employees couldn’t wear them while on the clock — until now. The nation’s biggest private employer is testing new dress codes in a small number of U.S. stores, hoping that more relaxed standards could help it attract and retain staff in a tight labor market. … More Walmart is testing out a new Dress Code for Workers

EU and Mexico reach new agreement on trade

The European Commission is forcing new or renewed FTA Free Trade Agreements. Just during one week’s time, the EU announced agreements reached between Japan and Singapore and now a renewed one with Mexico The European Union and Mexico today reached a new agreement on trade, part of a broader, modernised EU-Mexico Global Agreement. Practically all … More EU and Mexico reach new agreement on trade