47 La. firms make Inc. 5000 fastest-growing companies list

BATON ROUGE AREA: No. 274, PPMG, construction, 1,594 percent to $5.6 million; No. 275, MasteryPrep, education, 1,585 percent to $5.7 million; No. 1,414, Facilities Maintenance Management, construction, 287 percent to $11.4 million; No. 2,386, First Financial of Baton Rouge, business products and services, 152 percent to $2.4 million; No. 3,130, Southern Marsh Collection, retail, 105 percent to $22.1 […]

Trump Officials Clashed in Oval Office Over Fate of TikTok Before 45-Day Ultimatum, Report Says

President Trump also issued an executive order, set to come into force in less than 45 days, that will ban US companies and entities from “any transactions” with TikTok, ByteDance and Tencent, a Chinese tech company which owns the messaging app WeChat. China’s foreign ministry said that it strongly opposed Trump’s orders.

New Orleans entertainment business to add 86 new jobs

The company expects to offer average annual salary of $64,443 to new employees. For jobs which pay at least $45,000 per year, employers can claim payroll tax credits up to 15%, as part of the state incentive program. For jobs which pay at least $66,000 annually that payroll tax credit bumps up to 20%. 

Are Indian automakers ditching EV in want of clear policy?

electric vehicle will appear if it faces a“bare it all mirror” today.The status is obviously anything but defined or clear, even after two-years of a strong statement from Nitin Gadkari (Union Minister of Transport and Highways) that almost triggered an urgency to adopt electric mobility. The status where the industry sits today, we have at […]

How much video game CEOs make — and why they may be overpaid

Editors’ Recommendations Everything to know about next-generation console game prices Sony’s buy-in shows just how monstrous Epic Games has become Apex Legends relives past glory during the coronavirus pandemic Blizzard employees reveal salaries to highlight wage disparity Activision says Warzone will play prominent role in next Call of Duty launch

Dalal Street Week Ahead: Here are 10 key factors that will keep traders busy next week

In the last hearing on July 20, the Supreme Court, after hearing all parties, observed that the amounts of AGR dues given by Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is to be treated as final and there can be no scope of re-assessment or recalculation, said Bharti Airtel which so far made a provision of Rs 47,576.6 […]

Loving BTS: How one concert inspired me to follow my dreams

“I know they talk like you’re too naive~ (like) you’re too young but eventually, fools change the world. I believe that” This is what Kim Namjoon (aka RM), the leader of Korean music group BTS, told his fans one fine day in 2017. And on March 20, 2019, the septet group changed my world on […]

‘I feel guilty for surviving’: The deadly hunt for jade in Myanmar

On a rainy day in July, 10 days after the landslide, Si Thu walked back up to the mine. He was waiting for his injuries to heal. He said he would return to work when they had. Standing at the edge of the pit where his friends died, he stared off into the distance. “Next […]

‘Dark Money’ Campaign Contributions Headed for Record High

This lack of transparency runs the political gamut. On the Republican side, the super PAC Congressional Leadership Fund received $9 million from the conservative American Action Network in June. Like the progressive Sixteen Thirty Fund, the American Action Network is registered as a social welfare organization not required to disclose its donors.

What’s ahead for Tales? After a shake-up at Tales of the Cocktail, a show of support and calls for change

A post, and an outpouringThe imbroglio emerged on Mardi Gras morning in February. Before riding in the Zulu parade, Ann Tuennerman posted a Facebook Live video of her wearing Zulu’s traditional costume, which includes blackface makeup. While the costume and Zulu’s role as the city’s premier African-American krewe are widely understood in New Orleans, the […]