When mining company Sesa Goa Ltd, had an Italian equity stakeholder in the early years of its operations, its foreign co-owners were very clear that the company managers learn Italian language.Read More »
B & C
A slew of incentives offered by the government appear to be reviving dairy farming and predictions are that production could touch 61,000 litres per day. But this figure is nowhere close to the total requirement of 2.4 lakh litres per day. Despite yielding good profits, higher returns in tourism and mining sector is sucking out talent and workers from the dairy sector.Read More »
Tackling the menace of pests is no easy task. It takes a person of the calibre of Mr Somashekhar Shrinivas Karkal, a specialist and a pioneer in the field of pest control in Goa, to do the job.Read More »
It is yet to make an impact in Goa, but Mr Orlando’s Fernandes’ initiative called ‘Energy-XS’ that manufactures vertical axis wind turbines is poised for a major growthRead More »
After quitting a successful photography career in Mumbai, Mr John Fernandes found his calling in crafting boats back homeRead More »
By Deepak Yohannan
In modern times, with the substantial rise in disposable income the expenditure has also reached the brim. People are so used to their own privacy that joint family systems are an incident of the past.
NEW DELHI: A Hyderabad-based super-speciality hospital has been directed by the apex consumer commission to pay Rs 2.05 lakh as compensation to the widow of a patient who had died suddenly of a heart attack there while being treated for a shoulder injury.Read More »
By Ramesh Savaikar | B&C
Many youth choose to take over the business from their fathers who are industrialists, businessmen, goldsmiths, et al. But to find village youth hailing from an agricultural background and choosing to continue with their father’s tea stall business is something worth applauding.
The advertising market is pegged between Rs 50 -70 crore per annum, with majority advertisements being released by the state government. But on the flipside, in the absence of an association the industry is disorganised, with reports of undercutting.Read More »
By Jason Soares | B&C
Supermarkets as convenience stores revolutionised the way people shopped for their daily needs. And as a concept it was Mr Kirit Maganlal, managing partner of the popular chain of Magsons Supercentres, who first introduced it in Goa.