Rupee surges 17 paise to 74.87 against U.S. dollar in early trade

At the interbank forex market, the domestic unit opened at 74.93 against the U.S. dollar, gained further ground and touched 74.87 against the U.S. dollar, registering a gain of 17 paise over its previous close.

Top 10 brands worth over $8.1 bln: Forbes

After selecting a preliminary list of 100 companies with the highest brand recognition, product coverage and consumer awareness, it averaged earnings before interest and taxes in the past three years to determine the contribution by the company’s intangible assets based on industry-specific averages.

7-Eleven Owner Buys Speedway Gas Stations For More Than $20 Billion

Along with many other retailers, Seven & i’s profits have been hit hard by stay-at-home orders during the pandemic. Net profits in the March to May quarter tumbled 73% to 13.9 billion yen ($131 million), and the company said it expects net profits to drop 45% to 120 billion yen ($1.1 billion) in the fiscal […]

Michelle Keegan stunned as Jess Wright asks if she’ll be her bridesmaid in unique way

“When rules were slightly lifted, I felt this was the best way of telling my nearest & dearest, that I would love them to be my bridesmaids. Yes there are a lot however, I have a lot of best friends, cousins, & sisters!”

VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES AUGUST 4

Bamboo Airway is working on recovering all of its domestic routes following the COVID-19 hiatus. According to the latest data from the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam, the airline’s throughput in June surpassed that in the same period last year. In the first five months of 2020 it also posted the highest on-time performance (OTP) […]

2nd LD Writethru: Disney reports significant quarterly loss due to COVID-19 pandemic

Disney’s theme parks in China, including Shanghai Disneyland and Hong Kong Disneyland, had been closed since January amid threat of COVID-19 spread. Shanghai Disneyland welcomed visitors for the first time on May 11 after months of closure, becoming the first Disney park to reopen since the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak. Hong Kong Disneyland reopened […]

David Beckham granted planning permission for surprising addition to home

David and Victoria Beckham appear to have won their planning battle to implement extra security measures within the grounds of their Cotswolds retreat. The Beckhams had filed planning documents to add a gatehouse with two security huts that would be manned 24-hours a day at their country home, but they received a complaint from one […]

As we debate the NDDC and Magu, let’s remember Abdulrasheed Maina

One hopes his nine months in jail is not being seen as sufficient sanction for the evil he perpetrated against Nigerians. And now he is out of jail, we must be constantly reminded that he has close to N24 billion in the worth of properties and money to return to Nigerians. He still has a […]

Argentina strikes eleventh-hour deal with creditors over massive debt

Argentina has also said that when the ink dries on the deal penned with private creditors, it will seek to secure new loans from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), with which it struck a deal in 2018 for a $57 billion dollar loan — the biggest in IMF history.

Tesla Model S Gets Aggressive Touch With Tuner’s Aero Kit

Deeper side sills available in either Duraflex or carbon fiber connect the updated front and rear clips. An H&R electronic lowering module provides a slight drop in stance, while a set of 21-inch PD5 alloy wheels with 245/30-series tires in front and 295/25-series tires in the rear fill the wheel wells. Inside, Prior Design adds […]