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Oracle CEO Safra Catz to depart Walt Disney board: Walt Disney said on Friday that Oracle chief executive Safra Catz is departing the entertainment company's ...
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Oracle CEO Safra Catz to depart Walt Disney board
Quick Glance: Safra Catz Steps Down from Disney Board After 6 Years
  • Oracle CEO Safra Catz is set to leave the Walt Disney Company’s board of directors after completing six years, as announced by the entertainment giant on Friday.

  • Catz informed the board of her decision to resign on Thursday, which was promptly implemented. The reasons behind her departure were not disclosed.

  • With Catz's departure, Disney's board will now consist of a total of 11 directors.

  • Bob Iger, Disney's CEO, expressed gratitude towards Catz for her significant contributions and dedication throughout her tenure on the company's board.
Public sector: AI can replace 165,000 full-time employees: Generative artificial intelligence can reduce the staff shortage in the public sector by a third ...
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Public sector: AI can replace 165,000 full-time employees
Quick Glance: Artificial Intelligence: Potential in the Public Sector
  • A McKinsey study shows that AI can significantly alleviate the labor shortage in the public sector.

  • The use of AI could reduce the labor gap by up to 165,000 full-time employees.

  • 55% of tasks can be automated, easing task completion noticeably.

  • The number of employees in the public sector is increasing steadily, with AI already being utilized for various tasks.
Germany to halve military aid for Ukraine despite possible Trump White House: Germany will halve military aid for Ukraine next year, even with the possibility ...
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Germany to halve military aid for Ukraine despite possible Trump White ...
Yikes, the number of millionaires has continued to rise in Austria!: The Boston Consulting Group is fueling the call for capital taxes. This is the only way the ...
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Yikes, the number of millionaires has continued to rise in Austria!
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GE Aerospace to invest $1 billion on upgrades at its engine repair shops: GE Aerospace on Friday unveiled a plan to invest more than $1 billion over five years ...
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GE Aerospace to invest $1 billion on upgrades at its engine repair shops
Atos Signs Restructuring Lock-Up Deal With Majority of Creditors: A majority of creditors of Atos SE have signed the lock-up agreement that will see them take ...
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Atos Signs Restructuring Lock-Up Deal With Majority of Creditors
Financial assets continue to be unequally distributed in Austria: A third of financial wealth is in the hands of 400 people, according to the Boston Consulting ...
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Financial assets continue to be unequally distributed in Austria
BCG's head of recruiting explains what counts in a CV: Do you want to join the Boston Consulting Group? Managing Director and Head of Recruiting Carolin Eistert ...
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BCG's head of recruiting explains what counts in a CV
Scotland’s economy forecast to grow at faster rate than last year: PwC’s UK Economic Outlook report predicts a gross value added of 0.9% for Scotland in 2024.
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Scotland’s economy forecast to grow at faster rate than last year
David Ellison explains Paramount tech plans: David Ellison's plans for Paramount don't just include making better TV shows and movies. They call for better tech ...
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David Ellison explains Paramount tech plans
When and How to Recognise the Need for Business Consulting: In a business world where companies must familiarise themselves with new concepts such as "continuous ...
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When and How to Recognise the Need for Business Consulting
PwC weighs halving of China financial services audit staff, Reuters reports: PwC may cut up to half its financial services auditing staff in China due to a ...
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PwC weighs halving of China financial services audit staff ...
'Luxury shame': China's rich shy away from flaunting their wealth amid economic jitters
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'Luxury shame': China's rich shy away from flaunting their wealth amid ...
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It looks like the party's over for luxury goods in China: Luxury retailers say they've been hit by slumping sales in China, while tourism spending in Japan booms ...
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It looks like the party's over for luxury goods in China
Quick Glance: Luxury Brands Feel Impact of Slowing Chinese Growth
  • Analysts and executives caution about the persistent decline in luxury spending in China, resulting in a significant decrease of almost $200 billion in the sector's value over recent months.

  • Profit warnings from Burberry and Hugo Boss, along with a 27% drop in quarterly sales in China, Macau, and Hong Kong by Richemont this week, have heightened concerns regarding China's economic weakness.

  • Initial low expectations for the luxury sector's second-quarter earnings have been further dampened by a series of bleak reports, diminishing hopes of a recovery in the latter half of the year.

  • Bain reports that the luxury sector has long depended on China's strong demand for premium goods, experiencing a threefold market growth between 2017 and 2021. While the affluent and middle class indulged in luxury purchases from handbags to designer fashion in early 2023 post the lifting of stringent COVID-19 lockdowns by Beijing, the momentum of buying began to wane early last year amidst the escalating property crisis.
Atos says secures short-term funding through syndication agreements: French technology company Atos said on Friday it had successfully secured short-term ...
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Atos says secures short-term funding through syndication agreements
RSM acquires firms in Europe: The RSM network made five strategic acquisitions in Europe, including specialist audit and consulting firms in Austria ...
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RSM acquires firms in Europe
According to the Boston Consulting Group’s Global Wealth Report 2024, Germany has 3,300 ultra-high net worth individuals – people with more than 100 million ... Show more
3,330 people in Germany own almost a quarter of all financial assets. This is according to a report by the consulting firm Boston Consulting. Wealth report from Boston Consulting: Mega-rich even richer - taz.de
Treasury threatens to revoke foreign takeovers with PwC links: Treasury is threatening to revoke approval for recent takeovers by foreign companies involving PwC ...
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Treasury threatens to revoke foreign takeovers with PwC links
Film producer David Ellison takes over Paramount for more than $8 billion: Paramount has been stuck with a mountain of debt worth billions for several years ...
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Film producer David Ellison takes over Paramount for more than $8 billion
Quick Glance: Skydance and Paramount Unite
  • Paramount's board approved the merger with Skydance, ushering in a new era for CBS, Nickelodeon, and the movie studio behind the 'Top Gun' and 'Mission: Impossible' franchises.

  • The merger signifies a pivotal moment for the Redstone family, who have navigated through the highs and lows of the traditional entertainment industry, with Shari Redstone, Paramount's board chair, relinquishing a significant portion of her company ownership.

  • Joining forces with Skydance signifies a milestone for Ms. Redstone, 70, who inherited the leadership of the family media empire from her father Sumner and has fiercely fought to maintain its integrity.

  • Skydance plans to consolidate some international operations to boost profits and achieve cost savings through layoffs, potentially pleasing shareholders but not winning over many fans among the company's rank-and-file.
Exclusive | Here's why King Charles really bought a luxe condo on NYC's Billionaires' Row
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Exclusive | Here's why King Charles really bought a luxe condo on NYC's ...
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July 4th food staples are more expensive. Here's how much prices have increased: Inflation is pushing up the cost of cookout essentials like hotdogs and chicken
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July 4th food staples are more expensive. Here's how much prices have ...
IT companies gain with GenAI, but full monetisation still far away: In healthcare, GenAI is being utilised in contact centers to assist agents and in claim ...
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IT companies gain with GenAI, but full monetisation still far away
According to an industry survey, the financial plight of hospitals continues to worsen. According to this self-assessment ... Show more
PwC slashes popular Summer Fridays perk: At PwC, Summer Fridays were available for three months in 2022. Now, workers are getting six weeks.
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PwC slashes popular Summer Fridays perk
This job is 'always' in demand, says IBM exec—it can pay over $100,000 without a degree
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This job is 'always' in demand, says IBM exec—it can pay over $100 ...
JetBlue CEO’s ‘leap of faith’ led her to become the first woman to run a major U.S. airline. Now she’s focused on returning the carrier to profitability
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JetBlue CEO’s ‘leap of faith’ led her to become the first woman to run a ...
Accenture acquires Bengaluru-based semiconductor design company Excelmax: The acquisition comes at a time when the semiconductor market is experiencing a surge ...
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Accenture acquires Bengaluru-based semiconductor design company Excelmax
Opinion: The problem with de-aging our megastars: Celebrity actors in movies such as ‘Here,’ ‘Gemini Man’ and other films are playing younger versions of ...
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Opinion: The problem with de-aging our megastars
One in four people is ready to change jobs: A survey shows. that the workload in companies is increasing.
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One in four people is ready to change jobs
A CGI Beaver Breaks Health Taboos in Ad About ‘Lady Parts’: pH-D Feminine Health uses humor and euphemism to relay the importance of vaginal health.
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A CGI Beaver Breaks Health Taboos in Ad About ‘Lady Parts’
US flexed its muscles through technology and innovation at 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles
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US flexed its muscles through technology and innovation at 1984 Olympics ...
Tunisia Politics: Kais Saied to Run Again With Some Opponents Behind Bars: President Kais Saied will run for a second term in Tunisia’s Oct. 6 presidential ...
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Tunisia Politics: Kais Saied to Run Again With Some Opponents Behind Bars
OpenAI As The Next Google 20 Years After Its Landmark IPO: Google stock's 20th anniversary spotlights its remarkable rise to web dominance ...
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OpenAI As The Next Google 20 Years After Its Landmark IPO
Wayfair and Zendesk CTOs on how gen AI will transform CX: As enterprises increasingly adopt gen AI tools, they must do so with an eye on enhancing customer ...
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Wayfair and Zendesk CTOs on how gen AI will transform CX
Baywa reassures farmers: "Grain settlements not in danger": Farmers who deliver crops to Baywa are wondering whether Baywa will remain solvent ...
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Baywa reassures farmers:
'90s Movies With Special Effects That Still Hold up Today: With such rapidly evolving technology, it's amazing how well these movies still hold up today
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'90s Movies With Special Effects That Still Hold up Today
Hims & Hers Health Says It’s With FTC Inquiry: Hims & Hers Health Inc. is cooperating with an inquiry from the US Federal Trade Commission for more ...
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Hims & Hers Health Says It’s With FTC Inquiry
Saudi Arabia on the path to global entertainment leadership with Vision 2030: RIYADH: When Saudi Arabia launched the General Entertainment Authority in 2016 ...
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Saudi Arabia on the path to global entertainment leadership with Vision ...
Labour DWP boss in new work push as 9.4m claimants now 'economically inactive': Liz Kendall says jobcentres will get an overhaul to give people the support they ...
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Labour DWP boss in new work push as 9.4m claimants now 'economically ...
Agricultural trader BayWa warns of “tense financing situation”: Germany's largest agricultural trading group sees itself as a case of restructuring ...
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Agricultural trader BayWa warns of “tense financing situation”
Deepinder Goyal’s rise to billionaire status is a testament to his vision and leadership as Zomato's CEO. With the company's shares reaching new heights and ... Show more

Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal is India's newest billionaire: Check out his net worth and lavish lifestyle
Quick Glance: Rise of Deepinder Goyal to India's richest professional manager
  • On Monday, Zomato's stock reached a new all-time high, pushing its market capitalization over Rs 1.8 trillion, elevating Deepinder Goyal to India's wealthiest professional manager with a net worth of Rs 8,300 crore.

  • Goyal possesses 36.95 crore shares, which equate to a 4.24 percent stake in Zomato.

  • The rapid growth of Blinkit has enhanced investor confidence and ignited high expectations for the company.

  • Deepinder Goyal's journey from a graduate in Mathematics and Computing at IIT Delhi to a billionaire commenced with the establishment of FoodieBay.com, later rebranded as Zomato.com, during his tenure at Bain and Company.
‘Happy Friday’: Indian professionals celebrate early weekend amid IT outage: Thousands of Indian professionals logged into work this morning only to face the ...
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‘Happy Friday’: Indian professionals celebrate early weekend amid IT ...
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My father married a 60-year-old woman with no money, and then changed his will: ‘He changed his will, leaving his new wife his share of the estate ...
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My father married a 60-year-old woman with no money, and then changed his ...
Popular grocery chain closing over 30 stores: The troubled retailer is shuttering more locations as financial troubles mount.
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Popular grocery chain closing over 30 stores
Accountancy firm unveils 234 promotions across Scotland, new partners: The accountancy firm has announced 234 promotions across Scotland, including the ...
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Accountancy firm unveils 234 promotions across Scotland, new partners
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PwC seeks extension of 15% corporate tax for new units: The new scheme is expected to be similar to an earlier one that offered a concessional rate of 15% ...
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PwC seeks extension of 15% corporate tax for new units
PwC Romania: Third of employees received a wage hike, but half are still financially stressed
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PwC Romania: Third of employees received a wage hike, but half are still ...
Panda Base in China Is Expecting a Baby Boom, Xinhua Says: A panda base in western China’s Sichuan province is expecting a baby boom as a number of its female ...
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Panda Base in China Is Expecting a Baby Boom, Xinhua Says