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M&A activity in technology sector seen staying strong over the next year
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 08:28

WHILE the pace of technology M&A has slowed in the first three quarters of the year, dealmakers still expect technology M&A to remain strong o...

French Public Sector Adds to Anti-Macron Protests
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 06:41

French leader Emmanuel Macron’s truce with his country’s unions is showing signs of unraveling less than six months into his presidency, as public...

French public sector workers strike against Macron's reforms
  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 12:36

More than 200,000 French public sector workers angered by President Emmanuel Macron's plans to freeze their pay and slash jobs went on strike Tuesday,...

Macron's public sector reforms spark nationwide strikes
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 21:33

Schools and transport services are hit by protests over plans to cut 120,000 public sector jobs. BBC News - Europe

France's public sector strike: How it will affect you
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 02:34

For the first time in ten years on Tuesday, nine unions representing France’s public service workers are jointly calling on employees to strike agai...

MSPs want end to 'hefty' payouts to failed public sector bosses
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 15:30

Holyrood's public audit committee said "hefty" payouts for bosses who leave under a cloud are essentially "rewarding failure". BBC News - Scotland

MALAWI : President Peter Mutharika abandons mines to private sector
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 18:20

Africa Mining Intelligence

TUNISIA : Tunis forges ties to plot future of phosphate sector
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 08:29

Africa Mining Intelligence

UK launches drive to bolster its legal sector
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 16:21

THE UK's solicitors and barristers have embarked on a vigorous campaign in Singapore to retain and boost clients in an effort to counter potentia...

Zimbabwe: Mining Sector Opaque - Finance Minister
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 06:39

[Zimbabwe Independent] Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa has hit out at mining companies in Zimbabwe, accusing them of prejudicing the country of sig...

French Fab: France's manufacturing sector branded to boost exports
  • Wed, 04 Oct 2017 10:31

France’s economy minister on Monday launched a new label for French industry, tagged French Fab. A brand in the vein of “French Tech”, which is ...

Construction sector hardest hit by payment delays
  • Wed, 04 Oct 2017 10:21

THE construction sector continues to be hard-hit by a double whammy of sluggish demand and delayed payments, which is worsening the cashflow situation...

MSPs: Public sector 'must learn from Oxgangs wall collapse'
  • Tue, 03 Oct 2017 15:19

MSPs say the collapse of a wall at Oxgangs Primary was "an embarrassment for the construction industry". BBC News - Scotland

Manufacturing sector posts 13th straight month of expansion
  • Tue, 03 Oct 2017 12:23

SINGAPORE's factory activity in September grew at the fastest pace since April 2011 as the manufacturing sector recorded its 13th consecutive mon...

Travel sector must tout experiential offers as affluents up vacation spend, frequency
  • Sun, 01 Oct 2017 22:27

The gap between the average traveler’s vacation spend and that of an affluent individual is widening, with luxury vacationers outspending the rest b...

XOJet flies into spa, wellness sector to appeal to consumers
  • Thu, 28 Sep 2017 22:25

Private aviation charter XOJet is partnering with a known wellness authority as consumer interest continues to gravitate toward health and mindfulness...

SENEGAL : Aissatou Sophie Gladima Siby needs to kick-start mining sector
  • Thu, 28 Sep 2017 22:19

Africa Mining Intelligence

Texas energy sector okay after Harvey, Fed survey finds
  • Thu, 28 Sep 2017 17:17

Respondents to a survey from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas said Hurricane Harvey should have only a modest, but lingering, impact on the energy s...

Overreliance on semiconductor sector causes concern
  • Thu, 28 Sep 2017 02:18

The booming semiconductor sector has veiled the sagging vitality of other major manufacturing industries in Korea, analy 코리아헤럴드

Africa: Private Sector Trailing Gender Equality - First Ladies
  • Tue, 26 Sep 2017 16:20

[VOA] African first ladies and activists hailed progress that some governments on the continent are making on gender equality. They met on the sidelin...

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