From the Editor's Desk VC is an interesting business that has long lurked in the shadows of finance. For those curious about how it operates, here's a good primer from an insider on the structure of a VC fund, the players involved (LPs, GPs, etc), the J curve, as well as how GPs get paid and how Queen Isabella of Spain became the first true venture capitalist when she backed an entrepreneur (Christopher Columbus) with capital (money, ships, supplies, people) for his venture (voyages seeking westward routes to Asia).
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Air India Express service to Sharjah revives hopes of Trichy-Kuwait flight After a wait of over seven-years, Air India Express resumed its service on the Trichy-Sharjah sector recently. Thousands of Tamils who are employed in Kuwait are expecting the ministry of civil aviation to revive the service on the Trichy-Kuwait sector too to tap the ever-increasing patronage on this sector.
IT industry's challenges to benefit India's BPO firms India's back office sector would benefit from the current challenges faced by the IT industry, including generate higher margin work as they deepen engagement with clients, said a key industry official." Are you hearing the thing about margin
How technology can ensure a vaccinated future for India's children? Modern technology, particularly the Internet of Things (IoT) and real-time monitoring, can reduce losses in high value goods such as vaccines (as well as other materials that degrade quickly) by better identification and resolution of problems of storage and transit than incumbent systems.
Infosys to open new facilities in North and Central India At a time when IT services are reeling under pressure, India's second largest IT exporter Infosys is eyeing expansion in North and Central India with opening up of new facilities. It further plans to increase its staff over a period of time.
India top source for MBA seekers in schools abroad RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 20, 2016) - Nearly half (49 percent) of all graduate business programs received more applications in 2016 compared with 2015, according to a global survey report released today by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). European programs across the board, plus full-time one-year MBA, executive MBA,...
Indian Post Office to recruit 55 thousand Gramin Dak Sevak and Postmasters Candidates who want to make their career in Postal Department should keep themselves aware. The official notification of the Postal Department of India can be released anytime soon. It has been set that coming days can see the recruitment of around 55,000 Gramin Dak Sevak and Post Master. However, there is no update on any official website but the Secretary of Department of Posts, B V Sudhakar recently announced that the recruitment process would be start soon and software required for the online application process is under maintenance. He also said the recruitment process would be completed by the November 2016. This would be a great opportunity for many unemployed people this year, as this would be the biggest recruitment procedure considering the total number of posts. Interested people should buckle up themselves for this job. There will be two categories of jobs for which the eligibility criteria is also different. To apply for the branch postmaster in Indian Post office, a
5 Reasons Why Indian Students Get Deported Recently, news broke that the UK government had shut down 32 fake universities and was investigating 30 more. Earlier, in June, Western Kentucky University (WKU), a genuine university in the US, force...
Rs.440 crore worth order for construction of hospitals bagged by NBCC NBCC (India) Ltd, said it got a contract worth Rs 440 crore for the construction of hospitals in Haridwar, Dehradun and Indore from Employee’s State Insurance Corporation, Ministry of Labour & Employment. As per the contract, the NBCC should build 100 bedded hospitals at Haridwar & Dehradun and 300 bedded hospitals in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. …
Consumer forum sets aside 24-hour mediclaim notice rule The Thane district consumer redressal forum has directed an insurance company to honour a claim that it had denied on the grounds that the policy holder had failed to report his hospitalization within the mandated 24 hours.
Jabong launches social intranet platform Destination f Jabong has collaborated with Facebook at Work to launch its social intranet platform on mobile devices for its employees to allow on-the-go access to all the company policies, workflows, polls, project updates, team discussions and other HR related activities.
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