No easy swim for Kirsty in new role as sports minister – Nehanda Radio

By Eddie Chikamhi Legendary swimmer Kirsty Coventry should not expect a smooth ride in her new portfolio in the Ministry of Sport, Youth, Arts and Recreation. Sport in Zimbabwe face complex challenges, including funding and corporate governance. HITTING THE GROUND RUNNING . . . Youth, Sport, Arts and Recreation Minister Kirsty Coventry is seen here welcoming Zimbabwe Cricket chairman Tavengwa Mukuhlani to her offices. But, with new brooms in the office following the recent swearing in of Coventry, a major…

0
Read More

Jack Ma – Canindia News

Hangzhou, Sep 20 (IANS) Alibaba chairman Jack Ma said efforts should be made to promote the healthy development of China-US trade even though it is hard to fulfill his previous promise of creating 1 million jobs for the United States under current circumstances. In an exclusive interview with Xinhua on Tuesday, Ma said his promise was based on friendly cooperation between China and the United States and a rational growth of China-US trade. “However, the previous basis for trade has…

0
Read More

Hanwei Energy Services Announces Results of Annual General Meeting – Corporate Governance News Today

Hanwei Energy Services Announces Results of Annual General Meeting – Corporate Governance News Today – EIN News Trusted News Since 1995 A service for global professionals · Wednesday, September 19, 2018 · 462,478,187 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution Tools Press Releases Events & Conferences Source link

0
Read More

Nystrom joins Taylors’ Bermuda team

Published Sep 19, 2018 at 12:37 pm (Updated Sep 19, 2018 at 12:37 pm) Finance expert: Paul Nystrom has joined Taylors in association with Walkers Taylors in association with Walkers is pleased to announce that Paul Nystrom has joined the firm as senior counsel in the Finance and Corporate practice. Mr Nystrom, who was previously with Conyers Dill & Pearman, adds finance expertise to Taylors bench having developed…

0
Read More

Update on Bills and Acts of the Last Parliamentary Session

The last session of the previous Parliament ran from 12th September 2017 to 29th July 2018. Its last business sitting, however, was on 7th June, when both Houses adjourned indefinitely. Acts of Parliament Enacted The session passed a number of important Bills, resulting in the gazetting of the following Acts of Parliament:   Act No.of 2017 Title Date gazetted Commencement 11 National Peace and Reconciliation Commission Act [Chapter 10:32] [link] 5 January 2018 5 January 2018 12 Land Commission Act…

0
Read More

IFC Partners with Highland Capital to support small and medium enterprises in Kyrgyzstan

Bishkek, Sept. 19, 2018 / Kabar /.IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, with support from the International Development Association (IDA) Private Sector Window, is investing a $8 million in a debut private equity fund by Highland Capital, an investment management firm, to help expand access to finance for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the Kyrgyz Republic. The financing package includes $4 million from IFC’s own account blended with $4 million from the IDA Private Sector Window. The…

0
Read More

Fearless Girl to Receive “This Young Woman Means Business!” Award at 14th Annual M2W® – Marketing to Women Conference – Corporate Governance News Today

Fearless Girl to Receive “This Young Woman Means Business!” Award at 14th Annual M2W® – Marketing to Women Conference – Corporate Governance News Today – EIN News Trusted News Since 1995 A service for global professionals · Wednesday, September 19, 2018 · 462,451,065 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution Tools Press Releases Events & Conferences Source link

0
Read More

Group condemns ‘worrying’ Audit Service turf war

PFM Networks has lauded Mr Domelevo’s public courage and sense of urgency in pursuit of his responsibilities Public Financial Management (PFM) Network, a group made up of 49 civil society organisations working in about 120 districts across the country, has condemned the bitter turf war between the Auditor-General and Chair of the Audit service, noting that the feud has grave implications for good corporate governance. Bitter feud The Auditor-General, Daniel Yao Domelevo, recently petitioned President Akufo-Addo over interference by Board Chairman…

0
Read More

Correction in midcaps: What you need to do to structure your portfolio

You do not really need to be a very perceptive analyst to understand that midcaps have corrected sharply since the beginning of the calendar year 2018. There have been various reasons touted for the same. While higher oil prices are being cited as one of the reasons for the midcap crash, the fall in commodities is also a key factor. Then there are technical factors like the introduction of additional special surveillance (ASM) margins, which has…

0
Read More

Seth Radebe`s application against Gordhan dismissed – Public Enterprises – NEWS & ANALYSIS

HIGH COURT RULES IN FAVOUR OF MINISTER OF PUBLIC ENTERPRISES 18 SEPTEMBER 2018 – The Gauteng Division of the High Court in Pretoria, today dismissed an application by Mr Seth Radebe, a former Transnet director, who had sought an order to set aside the decision by the Minister of Public Enterprises, Mr Pravin Gordhan, to remove him from the Transnet board. The Ministry of Public Enterprises welcomes the judgment [a copy of which is attached]; in particular the emphasis it places on…

0
Read More

VP Howard-Taylor Launches Women on Boards Network Liberia

An initiative that is intended to promote gender diversity on the boards of public and private organizations and thereby enhance corporate governance across the Liberian economy has been launched in Monrovia by Vice President Jewel Howard Taylor. Referred to as Women on Boards Network of Liberia (WOBNL) took over from the Women on Boards Taskforce, which initiated efforts to gather data on women’s representation on boards in the country; identify the challenges to getting women on boards; and recommend a…

0
Read More

Tyson CEO Hayes to step down; White to take reins

Noel White, a longtime executive at Tyson Foods with expertise in commercial beef and pork operations, will take the helm of the nation’s largest food company, effective Sept. 30. In a move that surprised analysts and company employees Monday morning, Tyson announced that Tom Hayes, formerly of Hillshire Brands, was stepping down from his role as the company’s president and chief executive officer for “personal reasons.” During his tenure, Hayes, 53, helped rebrand Tyson as more than a traditional meatpacker.…

0
Read More

Isabelle Mathieu Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who’s Who

Ms. Isabelle Mathieu is accustomed to running big projects on an international basis     MOSCOW, RUSSIA, September 18, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ — Marquis Who’s Who, the world’s premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Isabelle Mathieu with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Ms. Mathieu celebrates many years’ experience in her professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes she has accrued in her field. As in all Marquis…

0
Read More

Merger of BoB, Vijaya, Dena Bank to improve efficiency, governance: Moody’s

The merged entity will have a market share of about 6.8 per cent by loans, according to data as of March 2018. New Delhi: Moody’s Investors Service Tuesday said the plan to merge Bank of Baroda, Vijaya Bank and Dena Bank will be credit positive as it would improve their efficiency and governance. The government Monday proposed the merger of the three state-owned banks to create the country’s third largest lender as part of efforts to revive credit and economic…

0
Read More

Samsung Back in Favor as Moon Tries to Kick-Start Korean Economy By Bloomberg

© Bloomberg. Samsung Electronics Co. Galaxy Note 9 smartphones and S-Pen stylus are displayed during the Samsung Unpacked product launch event in New York, U.S., on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. Samsung Electronics unveiled the Galaxy Note 9 in New York Thursday, banking on the larger-screen device to rejuvenate sales of a struggling flagship line and fend off Apple Inc.’s upcoming iPhones over the holidays. Photographer: Jeenah Moon/Bloomberg (Bloomberg) — In a meeting that was unthinkable 19 months ago, South Korea’s…

0
Read More
About

Business on the Web provides the latest Business News: Breaking Personal Finance, Company,  Financial and Economic News.

Our blogs are an excellent place for technology professionals to get up-to-date industry news. Blogging about the hottest education technology issues.

Social Links