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A stimulating event

The recently-concluded BizFest hosted by Business Network International was an opportunity for entrepreneurs from around Goa and Mumbai to meet and discuss ways of promoting entrepreneurship among today’s youth

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Commission directs Ruby Residency builders to refund flat owners

BY JATIN RAMAIYA Vernon Anthony Fernandes and several others had approached the Goa State Consumer Commission against Bharat Developers and Realtors Pvt Ltd and others seeking refund, compensation and costs as against the builder company and the others involved. It would worthy to note that these complaints pertain to the infamous ruby residency incident.

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GITIC organises IT road show for students

In April, an IT road show was organised by Milind Prabhu, CEO of Genora Pvt Ltd. Prajyot Mainker, CEO of Androcid Media Pvt Ltd, Jonathan Pereira, head of Google Developers Group, Luke Sequeira, CEO of Deeper and co-founder of Startup Goa, Caslino Pereira, CEO of Sandbox Infotech and co-founder of Startup Goa along with the director of GITIC held the …

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INVESTOR’S   GUIDE

Stocks likely to drift lower The equity markets tumbled during the week and lost more than three and half per cent on selling by foreign investors.

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Not a level playing field

Goan contractors seem to be an unhappy lot. According to them, their counterparts from outside the state are a preferred choice when it comes to awarding government construction projects. They point out that provisions in the CPWD manual needs to be amended so that it favours local contractors, writes MICHAEL FISHER

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Come on in, the water’s fine!

By Team B&C Jolene Blanche, Porvorim remembers being a water baby since childhood. As a tot she learnt to swim at two, and it was not in a fancy swimming pool but at the sea side and rivers. Her mother, she says, was always fearful of water and was determined to not let her little girl face the same fears.

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‘We must have more women running businesses’

Coming from a commerce background, Luiza Gera always dreamt of being an entrepreneur. Post marriage, she got a chance to manage two family-run travel trade firms. Gera is a firm believer that women are capable of running their own businesses due to their multi-tasking abilities

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Who gains, who loses

Reserve Bank of India recently announced a cut in repo rate by 25 bps to 7.75 per cent. This move will effectively mean a reduction in bank borrowing rates. However, it will also lead to a reduction in deposit rates because banks have to adjust margin-spreads, thus translating into lower earnings for depositors, pensioners and people dependent on a fixed …

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PROMOTING a green trend

Agriculture turnkey project company Raj Agrotech is the new kid  on the block in promoting polyhouse farming in Goa, writes SHOMA PATNAIK Polyhouse farming is the latest in agriculture in India. Small farmers and youth in villages are ideal for it and the government is enthusiastically pushing them to take up polyhouse cultivation. In Goa, the technique is getting understood …

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