Worries for Indian IT on Infosys profits

first_img Tags: NULL Worries for Indian IT on Infosys profits Share whatsapp Show Comments ▼ INFOSYS Technologies sparked concerns about the outlook for India’s showpiece outsourcing sector after it missed estimates for profit and future sales growth and warned of sluggish global economic growth.best of the brokersShares in India’s number two software exporter, which boasts fatter profit margins than its rivals, fell 4.2 per cent and were set for their biggest fall in nearly a year and a half.best of the brokersInfosys and its rivals Tata Consultancy and Wipro have been on a hiring spree in recent quarters and have given pay hikes of up to 20 per cent to keep staff, raising hopes of a sharp pickup in outsourcing demand.best of the brokers“We are particularly disappointed by Infosys’ revenue growth forecast and if Tata Consultancy manages to post better results than Infosys, then people will switch over from Infosys because valuations for others look relatively attractive,” said Taina Erajuuri, Helsinki-based portfolio manager at FIM India.best of the brokersFIM India owns shares in Infosys and Tata Consultancy in its portfolio.best of the brokersInfosys, whose sprawling Indian campuses house pizza and Subway outlets and golf courses, was the first to kick off results for the country’s $60bn (£38bn) IT services sector. Thursday 13 January 2011 7:27 pm KCS-content whatsapp Read This Next’Pose’ Creator Steven Canals on Life After His Groundbreaking Show: ‘I’mThe Wrap’The Boys’ Star Aya Cash Took Inspiration From YouTube, TikTok and SteveThe WrapHow HGTV’s ‘Renovation Island’ Changed Bryan and Sarah Baeumler’sThe Wrap’Bridgerton’ Stars Phoebe Dynevor and Nicola Coughlan on Daphne andThe WrapBest Wine Gifts & Wine Accessories at Every PriceGayot’Hitman’s Bodyguard’s Wife’ Earns $17 Million 5-Day Opening as Box OfficeThe WrapFox News’ Mark Levin Says Capitol Riot Suspects ‘Would Be Treated Better’The WrapEverything We Know, or Think We Know, About the Time-Keepers on ‘Loki’The Wrap’The Crown’: What Went Into Finding Princess Diana and Margaret ThatcherThe Wraplast_img read more

Cyber.Bet joins ESIC as anti-corruption supporter

first_img Tags: Online Gambling Video Gaming Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter 17th June 2020 | By Conor Mulheir AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter Esports-dedicated bookmaker Cyber.bet has joined the Esports Integrity Commission (ESIC), the body established to fight match-fixing in the sport, as an anti-corruption supporter. Casino & gamescenter_img Esports-dedicated bookmaker Cyber.bet has joined the Esports Integrity Commission (ESIC), the body established to fight match-fixing in the sport, as an anti-corruption supporter.Established in 2019, the bookmaker offers betting services in four languages, in addition to holding its own esports tournaments in Europe, Asia and Latin America.ESIC works with bookmakers, professional esports players and teams, corporations, governments, and anti-corruption supporters, in order to protect the integrity of professional esports and reduce the risk of match fixing and betting fraud.Cyber.bet today (17 June) becomes ESIC’s latest anti-corruption supporter from the gaming industry, joining esports-dedicated operators such as Unikrn, Rivalry and Esportsbetting.com, alongside more traditional bookmakers such as Betway and SkyBet.ESIC commissioner Ian Smith said: “It is an honour to welcome Cyber.bet as an anti-corruption supporter of ESIC. By joining, […] Cyber.bet has displayed its commitment to playing its part in maintaining the integrity of esports.”“Cyber.bet joins a long list of anti-corruption supporters who together make it easier for ESIC to investigate suspicious betting activity, assisting in our mission to fight cheating and betting fraud in the esports industry. We look forward to working with Cyber.bet to continue to protect the integrity of esports.”Cyber.bet described its ESIC membership as a step towards becoming “one of the most reliable and respectful esports bookmakers”.“For us, it is not only an honor but also a very important collaboration with such an experienced and reputable organisation,” the operator said. “Since we are not just a bookmaker but a part of big esports community and also tournament organizers, we are deeply interested in keeping our events and the esports industry clean from match fixing and other undesirable factors”. Cyber.Bet joins ESIC as anti-corruption supporter Topics: Casino & games Esports Sports betting Video gaming Email Addresslast_img read more

Reducing Soybean Production Costs

first_img Facebook Twitter How Indiana Crops are Faring Versus Other States Wheat ZWN21 (JUL 21) 680.75 -3.00 SHARE Home News Feed Reducing Soybean Production Costs HAT’s Better Farming video report in collaboration with Purdue’s Center for Commercial Agriculture features guests Dr. Jim Mintert and Dr. Shaun Casteel discussing optimal soybean seeding rates and reduction of soybean production costs. All quotes are delayed snapshots Previous articleMorning OutlookNext articleMidday Update Hoosier Ag Today RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Corn ZCN21 (JUL 21) 684.50 -14.50 Reducing Soybean Production Costs Soybean ZSN21 (JUL 21) 1508.50 -35.50 Facebook Twitter STAY CONNECTED5,545FansLike3,961FollowersFollow187SubscribersSubscribe Minor Changes in June WASDE Report SHARE By Hoosier Ag Today – Mar 9, 2016 Lean Hogs HEM21 (JUN 21) 122.68 0.22 Battle Resistance With the Soy Checkoff ‘Take Action’ Program Feeder Cattle GFQ21 (AUG 21) 151.18 2.78 Name Sym Last Change Live Cattle LEM21 (JUN 21) 118.70 1.13 last_img read more

Ayat Basma and Ezzat Baltaji arrested

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Pasadena Humane Society and SPCA Launch “Community Cat” Campaign

first_img Community News Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Business News Make a comment More Cool Stuff Community News Pasadena Humane Society and SPCA Launch “Community Cat” Campaign A month long campaign to spay and neuter free-roaming cats. Sponsored by PetSmart Charities®, “Community Cat” provides free spay/neuter surgeries and rabies vaccinations for feral and stray cats From STAFF REPORTS Published on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 | 4:19 pm Community News Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *center_img First Heatwave Expected Next Week 0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Donald CommunityPCC- COMMUNITYVirtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Top of the News Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday During the month of April, the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA will offer no-cost spay and neuter surgeries, plus free rabies vaccinations as part of “Community Cat,” PetSmart Charities’ spay/neuter campaign to alter free-roaming cats. If left unaltered, unowned feral and stray cats produce large quantities of unwanted kittens each spring, flooding local animal shelters and leading to higher euthanasia rates. By taking a proactive approach and getting the cats fixed now, the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA will help lessen the impact of the coming kitten season.Spaying and neutering is one of the most effective ways to reduce the homeless pet population and is safe for kittens as young as eight to 10 weeks old, according to the American Veterinary Medical Association. Spaying a female cat before the first heat cycle can be beneficial, improving the health of the cat by reducing the risk of certain reproductive cancers and infections.“Female cats can have as many as three litters a year, and kittens can breed as young as four months old,” says Steve McNall, president/CEO of the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA. “Most people don’t want to see the cats they’re feeding get pregnant over and over again, so our “Community Cat” campaign will serve as a gentle reminder to caretakers of free-roaming cat colonies to catch and sterilize their cats.”This special free rate is available to all residents of Arcadia, Bradbury, Glendale, La Cañada Flintridge, Monrovia, Pasadena, San Marino, Sierra Madre and South Pasadena. Residents feeding free-roaming cats who wish to take advantage of this offer must mention the “Community Cat” campaign when scheduling their appointment. Appointments are based on availability. For more information or to schedule an appointment, interested persons should visit www.pasadenahumane.org/snip or call (626) 792-7151 ext. 166.PetSmart Charities’ “Community Cat” campaign will provide $634,692 to spay/neuter clinics across the United States to fund affordable, high-quality spay and neuter surgeries for 13,713 free-roaming cats during the month of April.About Pasadena Humane Society & SPCAThe Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA is an open door, community-funded center, which provides all animals a place where they receive a safe haven, care and respect. The agency provides essential animal welfare and control services for the cities of Arcadia, Bradbury, Glendale, La Cañada Flintridge, Monrovia, Pasadena, San Marino, Sierra Madre and South Pasadena. For more information, visit www.pasadenahumane.org.About PetSmart Charities:PetSmart Charities, Inc. is a nonprofit animal welfare organization that saves the lives of homeless pets. More than 400,000 dogs and cats find homes each year through its adoption program in all PetSmart® stores and sponsored adoption events. PetSmart Charities grants more money to directly help pets in need than any other animal welfare group in North America, with a focus on funding spay/neuter services that help communities solve pet overpopulation. PetSmart Charities is a 501(c)(3) organization, separate from PetSmart, Inc. 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A Way Amidst the Wildfires

first_imgSubscribe in Daily Dose, Featured, Loss Mitigation, News Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago October 25, 2018 1,627 Views Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Tagged with: California CoreLogic Homes HOUSING Insurance Property real estate wildfires California CoreLogic Homes HOUSING Insurance Property real estate wildfires 2018-10-25 Radhika Ojha Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago A Way Amidst the Wildfires Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Previous: Risky Business Next: Citadel Launches New Product Sign up for DS News Daily Share Save A webinar hosted by CoreLogic, available to the public here, discusses the housing situation in California in light of recent wildfires. The webinar, entitled “California Wildfires: A Way Forward,” explores at length the Carr and Mendocino Complex Fires from 2017, the damage the fires caused to more than 10,000 structures. The webinar looks back as well as forward, considering next steps in reconstruction after what has occurred and increasing resilience to future fires.Maiclaire Bolton-Smith, a Sr. Leader for Research and Content at CoreLogic, hosted the webinar. She touched on the catastrophe in Mendocino County before detailing the worst of the 2017 wildfires, especially the extent of damage in Tubbs County. Howard Kunst, a Principal and Chief Actuary of Science and Analytics at CoreLogic, gave a statistical perspective on the fires, showing how even though the amount of acreage destroyed in fires has increased in relation to the number of overall fires started. Whereas the five-year average between 2012 and 2016 was 8,363 fires with 691,299 acres destroyed, in 2017 a total of 9,560 fires caused more than 1.2 million acres worth of damage. Kunst suggests that models have obtained a high enough degree of accuracy regulations based on their predictions will be more commonly enacted. One of these is the requirement going into effect July 2019 that mandates insurance companies discuss the likelihood of fires to customers with residential properties, as well as various strategies and costs of reconstruction. Guy Kopperud, a Principal of Industry Solutions with CoreLogic, focused his discussion on reconstruction and valuation. Kopperud dilated on how the heated market in California continues to interfere with reconstruction efforts, and how the surge in California housing demand affects contractors and builders in the state. Rodney Griffin, Sr. Leader of Product Management and Services, spoke about resilience to future fires and strategies for minimizing damage in future disasters. These include fire-resistance ratings for construction being promoted as well as construction with fire-resistant materials.  Griffin indicates that the costs of building with resilient materials can be justified by the bottom line and reduction in loss potential. Lastly, Tom Larson, a Principal in Industry Solutions closes with a focus on managing wildfire risk in the future, in the process highlighting how fires in 2017 challenged current zonation, and how different models for zoning could help manage risk. Larson shows how if one also accounts for infrequent high winds and the latest fuel and topography models, risks can be minimized. Considering that more than 1.7 million homes, or 13 percent of the total 13.6 million California homes, remain at risk today. The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago About Author: Staff Writer Related Articles  Print This Post Home / Daily Dose / A Way Amidst the Wildfireslast_img read more

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first_img Comments are closed. Previous Article Next Article Related posts:No related photos. International newsOn 6 Feb 2001 in Personnel Today Car-makerDaimler Chrysler has confirmed that it is to cut 26,000 jobs in the US. Thecuts, 20 per cent of its US workforce, will be made over the next three yearsand will be made up of retirements and redundancies. Reports say the firm willcut 20,000 of its 95,000 manufacturing jobs and 5,000 of its 30,000white-collar employees. www.us.media.daimlerchrysler.com400jobs go as Disney signals end for Go.comWaltDisney is to scrap Internet search service Go.com, with the loss of 400 jobs inthe US. The move is related to the company’s scaling back of its on-lineambitions. The entertainment giant is the latest in a series of traditionalmedia companies which have cut jobs and reorganised their online operationsrecently. G.com has struggled to compete with the popularity of all-purposesearch services provided by Yahoo! and AOL.Infosystop in India for work-home life balanceGlobalsoftware company Infosys Technologies has been named India’s top employer forits people policies built around employees’ personal lives. A study by HR consultancyHewitt Associates shows policies enabling staff to balance home and work lifeare the common link between Infosys and the other companies ranked in the topthree, Procter & Gamble and Hewlett-Packard. The report says, “Thework life is tailored around the personal lives of the employees. The companytakes care of every individual’s needs from seeing an employee through a closerelative’s illness to celebrating special occasions together.”last_img read more

Orange Crush: Clemson topples No. 1 ‘Bama for national title

first_img FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Trevor Lawrence passed for 347 yards and three touchdowns and No. 2 Clemson rolled No. 1 Alabama 44-16 on Monday night in the College Football Playoff national championship game. Written by Associated Press Tags: Alabama/Clemson/College Football Playoff/College Football Playoff National Championship January 7, 2019 /Sports News – Local Orange Crush: Clemson topples No. 1 ‘Bama for national title In the fourth consecutive playoff meeting between the Tigers and Tide, Clemson evened the series and beat ‘Bama for the national title for the second time in three seasons. Clemson is the first team in the AP poll era, dating back to 1936, to finish 15-0. Coach Nick Saban and the Tide (14-1) were looking for a sixth national championship in 10 years, trying to add to an already unprecedented run in the sport. Instead, Clemson crushed Alabama, becoming the first opponent to beat the Tide by more than 14 points since Saban became coach in 2007.last_img read more

Number of branches listing via OnTheMarket nearly doubles in six months

first_img OnTheMarket says it has reached a new high in the number of agents listing with the portal.Its CEO Ian Springett says 10,500 sales and letting agent branches now list on its service, an almost doubling of its tally since it went public on the AIM stockmarket in February.This pushes the company’s market share of all UK branches to 57%, helped by its deal structure of free introductory trial offers for agents who sign. OTM says it will later convert these agents to full subscriptions.The next six to 12 months therefore will be an ultimate ‘make or break’ test of both the OnTheMarket offering and of some agents’ willingness to pay for three portals.Independents“As our property stock continues to rise and traffic increases in response to our recent marketing push, we are receiving positive feedback from more and more agents across the country about the level of good quality leads we provide,” says Springett (pictured, below),“Many agents are relatively small, family-run, independent businesses, which want to see greater value for money from portals, as well as a real choice for consumers when it comes to searching for property.“As an agent-backed business, OnTheMarket’s strategy allows agents to benefit through fair, sustainable pricing and the ability to invest in, and benefit from, the success of their portal, while keeping agents at the heart of each transaction to leverage their local knowledge and expertise.”Read more latest news about OTM.Ian Springett OnTheMarket OTM springett August 24, 2018Nigel LewisWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles Letting agent fined £11,500 over unlicenced rent-to-rent HMO3rd May 2021 BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021 Home » News » Marketing » Number of branches listing via OnTheMarket nearly doubles in six months previous nextMarketingNumber of branches listing via OnTheMarket nearly doubles in six monthsPity the sales team! Portal has hit 10,500 branches, some 5,000 more than when it went public on AIM in February.Nigel Lewis24th August 201801,157 Viewslast_img read more

Bound For B’way? See the Secret Stage Past of The Fault In Our Stars Stud Ansel Elgort

first_imgHe’s Got Serious Stage Acting ChopsDuring his senior year at LaGuardia High School, Elgort made his professional stage debut opposite After Midnight’s Adriane Lenox and Gilmore Girls star Alexis Bledel in the Manhattan Theatre Club production of Regrets. He and the cast reportedly danced to Michael Jackson’s “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough” in their dressing rooms, which we seriously need video footage of. He Rocked LaGuardia High SchoolWhile attending the prestigious performing arts high school, Elgort was already developing his teen heartthrob status. He made Tracy Turnblad swoon as Link Larkin in Hairspray, and played smooth high-roller Sky Masterson in Guys and Dolls, all before getting his high school diploma. Ansel Elgort He Spent Summers at Stagedoor ManorBefore he was Ansel Elgort, movie star, he was “Collins, Tom Collins,” in the Stagedoor Manor production of Rent in 2011. (He spent seven years at the legendary summer camp!) “I’ll Cover You: Reprise” is a tough song to nail, but Elgort does it in spades in this emotional rendition—plus, he can riff! Twenty-year-old Ansel Elgort is delivering one hell of a breakout performance in the new movie The Fault In Our Stars—his heartbreaking turn as Augustus Waters in the adaptation of John Green’s novel had us swooning, laughing and of course, weeping uncontrollably for hours. After his stellar performances in Fault and as Caleb in Divergent, Elgort is sure to have his pick of high-profile projects to choose from. But we think—no, know—he should star in a musical next. We’ve dug up some fantastic clips of Elgort singing, dancing and acting on stage that you really need to see. Check out Elgort in action, then tell us which stage roles you’d like to see him play in the comments below! He Can Dance (No, Really Dance)Did we mention that in addition to being talented and gorgeous, Elgort also has a talented and gorgeous girlfriend? The star is head over heels for aspiring dancer Violetta Komyshan, whom he met at LaGuardia. The duo danced together in this gorgeous video for Amanda Uprichard’s Spring ’13 collection—awww, can they be any more adorable? View Commentslast_img read more