USCIS completes final testing of electronic H-1B registration process
Under the new system, only applications selected through the random selection process will be eligible to file the H-1B cap subject petitions. Through this new process, USCIS hopes to dramatically streamline processing by reducing paperwork and data exchange, and will provide an overall cost savings to petitioning employers.
US completes implementation of H-1B electronic registration process for 2021 season
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Vivo U20 review: Quick app navigation, decent camera performance make it a good buy at Rs 10,990
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No decline in household consumer expenditure: Govt
Speaking about a draft consumer expenditure survey (CES) report for 2017-18, the minister said the government has not published the report from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) as concerns were raised about its "ability and sensibility". The minister noted that the report has neither been accepted nor rejected.
From farm to home, M&M Financial is doubling down on digital sales
The NBFC is moving into financing consumer durables and personal loans that its customers might need. It has decided to evolve its business model, offer new products for new customers along with building a digital access layer. M&M’s digital platform will allow a customer to seek loans from his own home through an app or through the website.
Consumers in India turn most pessimistic in more than five years
The drop coincides with a deepening slowdown in the economy and rising worries about employment.
Chinese invaders giving a tough competitive call to Indian TV players
As per regulatory filings made by the company to Registrar of Companies (RoC) and accessed through business intelligence platform Veratech Intelligence, the Korean firm reported a drop in television sales by 8.6% to Rs 3,444.98 crore in 2018-19.
Vaping ain't doing your lungs any good, may result in serious scarring of tissues
Electronic cigarettes are sold as safer alternatives to traditional tobacco products.
Panasonic India revenue dips 10% in FY19; company to enter IT infrastructure management
As per Panasonic India’s latest regulatory filings with the Registrar of Companies (RoC) accessed through business intelligence platform Veratech Intelligence, revenue from operation dropped 10.6% year on year in 2018-19 at Rs 4,758.62 crore, while its net loss more than tripled at Rs 459.58 crore against Rs 131.88 crore in FY18.
Senior level exits peak in consumer companies
In retail, food and grocery chain Nature’s Basket chief executive officer Avani Davda has put in her papers, thereby moving out months after the business was acquired by Spencer’s Retail from the Godrej Group. Davda said the exit is due to personal reason.
Chinese, Korean brands kings of Indian electronics market
Industry executives said these companies such as Samsung, Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, Realme, Motorola and Haier now control the largest chunk of the Indian market in certain categories such as smartphones, televisions and home appliances.
Share market update: Consumer Durables shares trade lower; Crompton slips 3%
The S&P BSE Consumer Durables index was trading 0.78 per cent down at 25,054.97.
NEFT transactions to be made 24x7 from December 16
Bank customers will be able to transfer funds through NEFT around the clock on all days including weekends and holidays from December 16, the Reserve Bank of India announced on Friday.
Samsung may challenge Apple's legacy in 2020, aims at launching Galaxy S11 with 108-megapixel camera
The marquee device will also adopt a time-of-flight sensor for depth detection.
US gains a robust 266,000 jobs; unemployment falls to 3.5%
The healthy job gain runs against a widespread view that businesses are struggling to find workers with unemployment so low. Persistent hiring should help keep consumers spending - a key engine of growth as businesses have cut their investment spending and exports have stalled.
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