Wednesday , 17 October 2018

B & C

Munger’s law on creating value out of investments

By Tensing Rodrigues*   Warren Buffet is a legend. But at the annual shareholders’ meeting of Berkshire Hathaway, the company of which he is the chairman, it makes more sense to listen to the vice-chairman, Charlie Munger. He gives you enough to chew on for a long time. Please like & share: Read More »

High fuel prices dent September passenger vehicle sales 

Unfavourable base effect along with high fuel and interest costs dented the sales of domestic passenger vehicles in September 2018, according to latest data on the automobile industry. Please like & share: Read More »

Glenmark raises standards for environmental management 

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd, recently announced ISO 14001:2015 certification for its manufacturing facility at Goa, Aurangabad, Baddi, Indore, Nalagarh, Nashik and Sikkim during the financial year 2017-18 from Bureau Veritas. Please like & share: Read More »

Time out in sales for luxury watch brands

With most shoppers seen to be economizing these days, the market for high-end, expensive watches is turned dull in Goa, reports Serilda Coutinho The beginning of festive season in the state has failed to set the luxury segment of the watch market in Goa ticking. According to dealers, sales for high-end watches are slow in the state and despite the ... Read More »

Mac Hotels makes debut on the BSE stock exchange

Local hospitality company, Mac Hotels Ltd., promoted by Edwin Cotta, is in the spotlight for being the first family-promoted, small enterprise, to list on the stock exchange, reports Shoma Patnaik Goa’s small clique of public limited companies got bigger recently with the entry of Mac Hotels Ltd in the circle. A small company in the hospitality sector, Mac Hotels is ... Read More »

Corporation Bank bags three awards

Team B&C | NT Corporation Bank bagged three awards under the Aadhaar Excellence Awards instituted by Unique Identification Authority of India. The bank came second under the raising star award category and third in the best performing bank for Aadhaar enrolment/ update using online client. Its Ahmedabad-Shahibaug branch was awarded the best bank branch for highest enrolments and updations. The ... Read More »

Entrepreneurship for empowerment

Team B&C | NT The recently organised an international conference on entrepreneurship for environmental and cultural sustainability. The two-day conference at Goa University was supported by Essex Business School, Universty of Essex, UK and the Goa University. Speakers at the symposium included, Prof Jay Mitra, Essex Business School, UK, Su-Hyun Berg, senior advisor, Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry ... Read More »

RLG campaigns for responsible e-waste disposal

Team B&C | NT Reverse Logistics Group (RLG) partnered with the Manufacturers’ Association for Information Technology (MAIT) recently for a clean to green campaign. The campaign encompasses 30 cities, including Goa. The primary focus is on awareness among stakeholders (including schools, colleges, bulk consumers, dealers, refurbishers, informal sector and manufacturers) to reduce the adverse impact on environment and health from ... Read More »

BMW skill training centre at DBCE

Team B&C | NT As part of ‘Skill Next’, a technical skilling initiative, BMW Group, India, delivered a state-of-the-art engineering unit, which includes the BMW TwinPower Turbo in-line 4-cylinder 2.0 Litre diesel engine and the Eight-Speed Steptronic Automatic Transmission to Don Bosco College of Engineering, Fatorda. The program aims to act as a major catalyst in developing automotive talent in the ... Read More »