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United inks deal with Avianca, Copa to expand footprint in Latin America

United inks deal with Avianca, Copa to expand footprint in Latin America

Nicolo Filippo | Bloomberg | Getty Images An airplane sits at the Avianca Holdings SA Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) Aeronautical Center in Rionegro, Colombia on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Avianca Holdings SA reported a net income of $36.1 million USD in the third quarter despite a pilot strike that lasted for almost two months. [...]

December 2, 2018 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on United inks deal with Avianca, Copa to expand footprint in Latin America

IndusInd Bank calls off IL&FS Securities deal

IndusInd Bank calls off IL&FS Securities deal

IndusInd BankNSE 1.17 % on Tuesday said it has terminated an agreement with IL&FS to buy 100 per cent stake in IL&FS Securities Services (ISSL). In a filing to the BSE, the bank said the definitive share purchase agreement (SPA) — the deal which was already approved by the banking regulator RBI — stands terminated [...]

November 14, 2018 Loknath Das Uncategorized Comments Off on IndusInd Bank calls off IL&FS Securities deal

Apple’s new Business Chat in the upcoming iOS update is a huge deal

Apple’s new Business Chat in the upcoming iOS update is a huge deal

Getty Images Tim Cook Apple announced a big iPhone update, iOS 11.3, is coming later this spring with plenty of new features including Business Chat. It’s a big deal. Imagine a day where you can quickly schedule a doctor’s appointment, buy new shoes or book a plane ticket, all from iMessage. Business Chat has the fundamentals [...]

January 24, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Apple’s new Business Chat in the upcoming iOS update is a huge deal

With no deal on children’s health plan, U.S. states scramble for Plan B

With no deal on children’s health plan, U.S. states scramble for Plan B

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – For Nancy Minoui of Portland, Oregon, and Crystal Lett of Dublin, Ohio, Congress’ failure to fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program is not some distant tale of political wrangling. For Minoui, it’s about how to provide care for her daughter, Marion Burgess, born last Valentine’s Day with a hole in her [...]

December 14, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on With no deal on children’s health plan, U.S. states scramble for Plan B

B.C. signs health care deal with federal government, also gets money for opioid crisis

B.C. signs health care deal with federal government, also gets money for opioid crisis

British Columbia is signing on to the health care deal with the federal government with an agreement that will provide more than $1 billion for home care and mental health. The province will also get an additional $10 million in emergency management funds to help deal with B.C.’s opioid crisis. More than 900 people died last year of [...]

February 18, 2017 Saheli Health Comments Off on B.C. signs health care deal with federal government, also gets money for opioid crisis

India’s Tata Motors, Microsoft Ink Technology Collaboration Deal

India’s Tata Motors, Microsoft Ink Technology Collaboration Deal

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Tata Motors Ltd and Microsoft India on Thursday announced a strategic collaboration on the technology front to make driving a more personalized experiences for the customers, the companies said in a joint statement. The first vehicle showcasing the vision of the enhanced driving experiences will be unveiled at the Geneva International Motor [...]

February 16, 2017 Saheli Technology Comments Off on India’s Tata Motors, Microsoft Ink Technology Collaboration Deal

US-Australia refugee deal: Trump in ‘worst call’ with Turnbull

US-Australia refugee deal: Trump in ‘worst call’ with Turnbull

A phone call between US President Donald Trump and Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull has called into question a refugee resettlement deal. The Washington Post reported Mr Trump called the conversation “the worst by far” of his calls with world leaders that day, and cut it short. Mr Trump later tweeted that he would “study this [...]

February 2, 2017 Saheli News Comments Off on US-Australia refugee deal: Trump in ‘worst call’ with Turnbull

SpiceJet in deal to buy 205 Boeing planes

SpiceJet in deal to buy 205 Boeing planes

Indian airline SpiceJet has agreed to buy up to 205 new planes from Boeing – potentially worth $22bn (£18bn). The deal includes a firm order for 100 new planes, 55 from a earlier contract and the right to buy a further 55 jets. SpiceJet is India’s fourth largest airline, though its future looked in doubt [...]

January 13, 2017 Saheli News Comments Off on SpiceJet in deal to buy 205 Boeing planes

Hundreds Of U.S. Businesses Urge Trump To Uphold Paris Climate Deal

Hundreds Of U.S. Businesses Urge Trump To Uphold Paris Climate Deal

Hundreds of businesses such as Starbucks, General Mills and Hewlett Packard are asking President-elect Donald Trump to follow through on U.S. commitments to combat climate change. They argue it’s good for business. More than 360 companies and investors made their plea in an open letter to Trump, President Obama and members of Congress. They called [...]

November 19, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Hundreds Of U.S. Businesses Urge Trump To Uphold Paris Climate Deal

Donald Trump’s firm signs deal for Kolkata real estate project

Donald Trump’s firm signs deal for Kolkata real estate project

Bengaluru: Trump Organization, the New York-based business venture of US president-elect Donald Trump, has signed a deal with real estate firm Unimark Group in Kolkata for a residential project, is in talks for a second project in Pune and plans to tap opportunities in office real estate across large cities, multiple people familiar with the [...]

November 19, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Donald Trump’s firm signs deal for Kolkata real estate project

Ceta talks: EU hopes to unblock Canada trade deal

Ceta talks: EU hopes to unblock Canada trade deal

The European Parliament president says he is optimistic that a free-trade deal between the EU and Canada can be signed soon despite last-minute obstacles. Objections by a Belgian region, which opposes the deal, “are for us Europeans to solve”, Martin Schulz said. He was speaking after meetings in Brussels with Canadian Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland [...]

October 22, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Ceta talks: EU hopes to unblock Canada trade deal

French Defence Minister coming to conclude Rafale deal

French Defence Minister coming to conclude Rafale deal

French Defence Minister Jean Yves Le Drian is likely to visit India next week to conclude the Inter-Governmental Agreement (IGA) between India and France for the purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets, bringing to an end the 17-month-long negotiations. Mr. Drian is expected to be in Delhi on September 23, official sources said on Thursday. [...]

September 16, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on French Defence Minister coming to conclude Rafale deal