TMC candidate list out for Kolkata Municipal Corporation Elections 2021; check candidates and their wards here

The TMC in the last KMC polls in 2015 had won 126 seats, and 87 sitting councillors have been renominated. The Trinamool Congress (TMC) has released its list of candidates for the 144-ward Kolkata Municipal Corporation election slated on December 19. The TMC has dropped as many as 39 sitting ward councillors out of the

Top U.S. diplomat for Asia to visit four southeast Asian countries By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel Kritenbrink attend a meeting with Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Hanoi, Vietnam, February 26, 2019. Andrew Harnik/Pool By David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top U.S. diplomat for East Asia will

Latest news updates: Coronavirus variant concerns push Asia Pacific stocks lower

Virus concerns push Asia Pacific stocks lower William Langley in Hong Kong Asia Pacific equities slipped on Friday as investors reacted to the news that a new coronavirus variant with “worrying” mutations was spreading in southern Africa. The biggest declines were in Japan, where the Nikkei 225 fell as much as 2.4 per cent and

WHO calls special meeting to discuss new Covid variant from South Africa with ‘large number of mutations’

RT: Maria Van Kerkhove, Head a.i. Emerging Diseases and Zoonosis at the World Health Organization (WHO), speaks during a news conference on the situation of the coronavirus at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, January 29, 2020. Denis Balibouse | Reuters The World Health Organization is monitoring a new variant with numerous mutations to the

Twenty years in banking: The power of reflection and family time

Fifi Peters is an award-winning financial journalist with a career spanning over 10 years, having worked for the likes of Business Day and Financial Mail. She currently hosts CNBC Africa’s flagship market shows Power Lunch and Closing Bell. Peters has a special interest in African financial markets. She is also a seasoned MC and moderator

How the shifting data landscape will re-shape B2B marketing in 2022

Marketers were faced with the loss of cookie data, but this move to a cookie-less world was then postponed. Meanwhile, an increase in ‘opt-out’ legislation, has led to a reduction in the amount of data available to drive B2B marketing strategies and fuel campaigns. Jon Clarke, Founder and Chief Product Officer of Cyance, a leading provider

Southern European bond yields hit 3-week highs as New Zealand hikes rates

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Reuters Abhinav Ramnarayan Article content LONDON — Southern European government bond yields hit their highest levels in weeks after the New Zealand central bank hiked interest rates, raising the prospect of similar moves by other world policymakers to control surging consumer prices. The Reserve Bank of

JPMorgan says this cryptocurrency is a better buy than Bitcoin as interest rates rise — here are 3 easy ways to invest

JPMorgan says this cryptocurrency is a better buy than Bitcoin as interest rates rise — here are 3 easy ways to invest Bitcoin may gobble up most of the headlines, but America’s biggest bank says Ethereum, the world’s second-most valuable cryptocurrency, might be the better bet as interest rates start climbing. In a recent report,