Global CEOs see India as 5th most attractive investment destination

Posted On Dec 2 2019 by

first_imgIndia moved up a notch to overtake Japan as the fifth most attractive investment destination in a survey of global CEOs, even as the International Monetary Fund said that the country will once again emerge as fastest growing major economy in 2018 amid signs of an improvement in the overall economic environment.In a survey conducted by consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers, chief executives said that excluding their home market they are most likely to invest in the US, followed by China with the world’s largest economy expanding its gap as corporate chiefs expect more rapid growth in America. While China held on to its popularity, India moved a up slightly but still trailed Germany and the UK as an investment destination.Read it at Times of India Related Itemslast_img


Kohli, Dhoni, Raina and Yuvraj in ESPN World Fame 100 list

Posted On Nov 26 2019 by

first_imgfootball × India cricket captain Virat Kohli, skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh and Suresh Raina, have found places in this year’s ESPN World Fame 100 list that made its debut last year.While Kohli is placed in the 13th spot and Dhoni in the 15th, Yuvraj and Raina have been ranked 90th and 95th respectively, said a media release here today.The top ranking sport personality is footballer Cristiano Ronaldo followed by NBA star Lebron James. Footballer Lionel Messi is followed by tennis ace Roger Federer.The ranking is based on a formula devised by ESPN director of sports analytics Ben Alamar, which combines endorsements, social media reach and other data to create a comparative ranking system.The ESPN World Fame 100 has been released today on ESPN digital editions in Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Venezuela, and U.K., as well as in the U.S. on ESPN.com and ESPN Deportes, in Africa via KweseESPN, in India via ESPN.in and China via Tencent’s QQ Sports.The Top 10 athletes in the ESPN World Fame 100 are: Cristiano Ronaldo, LeBron James, Lionel Messi, Roger Federer, Phil Mickelson, Neymar, Usain Bolt, Kevin Durant, Rafael Nadal, Tiger WoodsFour Indian cricketers rank among the ESPN World Fame 100, including: Virat Kohli (13), Mahendra Singh Dhoni (15), Yuvraj Singh (90) and Suresh Raina (95). May 31, 2017 SHARE 3/3 cricket tennis BL01_IT_KOZHLI Bl07_ndmva_Bran+G3K13FK9D.3.jpg.jpg   –  PTI COMMENTS COMMENT Published on Jun 21, 2016; Houston, TX, USA; Argentina midfielder Lionel Messi (10) before the match against the United States in the semifinals of the 2016 Copa America Centenario soccer tournament at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports   –  Reuters 1/3 sport Jun 21, 2016; Houston, TX, USA; Argentina midfielder Lionel Messi (10) before the match against the United States in the semifinals of the 2016 Copa America Centenario soccer tournament at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports   –  Reuters 2/3 BL01_IT_KOZHLI SHARE SHARE EMAIL Bl07_ndmva_Bran+G3K13FK9D.3.jpg.jpg   –  PTIlast_img read more


Something for everyone at municipal market day in Ladysmith

Posted On Aug 28 2019 by

first_imgWebsiteWebsiteWebsite WebsiteWebsiteWebsite WebsiteWebsiteWebsite Also read: Alfred Duma Local Municipality warns of no refuse collectionThe date for the upcoming Flea Market Day is September 28, from 8am until 4pm.Registration for stalls is open and forms are available at the Siege Museum.For more information, contact Ms Lindokuhle Dlamini on 0366372992, Mr Luke Makhubo on 0836353663 or Mr Sandile Hadebe on 0783650194Click to receive news links via WhatsApp. Or  for the latest news, visit our webpage or follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Join us there! Alfred Duma Local Municipality hosted a shopping experience of note on Friday, August 3, at their monthly Market Day. The Town Hall was the venue for the event, with lots of traders setting up their stalls.Part of the road was closed off from the corner of Queen and Murchison Street until the corner of Queen and Keate Street.Locals browsed among the products on offer, all homemade right here in Ladysmith. These included items such as handmade art and clothing.The main aim of this initiative is to promote local co-operatives, as well as provide a platform for them to showcase their talents and skills in the form of an exhibition, while also generating an income.Co-operatives and informal traders from throughout the entire local municipality area are invited to exhibit and sell their products / goods to the community at large.Read also: Indigent consumers reminded to re-applylast_img read more