Markets regulator SEBI will be looking to tackle a host of issues at its board meeting on November 20.Here are some of the major talking points:Rights issue processClose Based on a long-pending demand of making the rights issue process more efficient, the market regulator may discuss a significant reduction in time taken to process a rights issue to 31 days or less, from the current 55-58 day framework. related news Stake sale in BPCL, SCI, Concor to strengthen firms, bring in fresh investments: FICCI NCP leaders meet ahead of joint meeting with Congress Zydus Cadila gets USFDA nod for Isosorbide Dinitrate tablets, Desonide Cream As it stands now, a rights issue process, through the fast track route, typically takes 55-58 days and excludes the period taken for completing the letter of offer and any statutory and regulatory approvals.This has been under discussion as issuers perceive a higher exposure to price risk due to current rights issue process.To this effect, the … [Read more...] about SEBI board meet: Here’s all you need to know
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Tata Steel Europe's European Works Council, the body representing the employees, will meet on November 27 to formally discuss the company's transformation programme that entails 3,000 job cuts across operations in the continent.Voicing its displeasure against the planned job cuts announced by Tata Steel, the European Works Council, or EWC, said 'employees should not pay the price for Tata's failures' despite the challenges that the company is facing due to the current economic slowdown.The job cuts announcement on November 18 has riled the employees of Tata Steel Europe's units in the UK and the Netherlands, prompting trade unions to consider approaching the European Parliament and even an industrial action.Close "The employee representatives would like to be clear that while there are challenges across Tata Steel Europe, this transformation programme is a direct result of the company's failure to deliver the joint venture with thyssenkrupp and the complete absence of any Plan B," … [Read more...] about Tata Steel Europe| Union representatives to meet management next week
As two high-profile lawsuits that were both dropped earlier this year make clear, women still have trouble winning gender discrimination cases in the courtroom. A new California law could soon change things, but a few questions are still worth asking: If women struggle to address discrimination at the legal level, what other destructive workplace behaviors still hold back their careers? And what can professional women do if the perpetrators are other women? advertisement advertisement Here are three strategies for professional women to survive an unwelcoming work culture. 1. Know You Aren’t Alone For one thing, same-gender bullying is a real problem in many organizations. In 2014, the Workplace Bullying Institute found that 77% of bullied targets were bullied by those of their own gender. The same study reported that female bullies directed their hostilities toward other women 68% of the time, impacting the safety, productivity, health, and confidence of American … [Read more...] about Three Survival Strategies For Women In Hostile Work Cultures
Somewhere in the universe, there is a shelf of neatly organized books with titles made of nonsense. One of these books contains 410 pages of uncapitalized English words strung together in no intelligible order. On page 26 of this particular book, about halfway down, bookended between “holons” and “linkman“, is a 26-word couplet that my 4-year-old daughter will attempt to recite in her preschool’s Christmas pageant. Somewhere else, on a different shelf, is another book: this one contains a precise transcription, down to the syllable, of how my daughter will adorably mangle those 26 words onstage when her cue arrives. advertisement advertisement If this scenario sounds familiar, it’s because the 20th-century Argentine author Jorge Luis Borges imagined it in his mindbending short story “The Library of Babel”: The universe (which others call the Library) is composed of an indefinite and perhaps infinite number of hexagonal … [Read more...] about How Do You Design A UX For Infinity?
Personal care brand mCaffeine, which sells caffeine-infused products, is aiming to achieve Rs 100 crore in annual revenue, and 1.5 million customers, in the next 12 months.In a freewheeling chat with Moneycontrol, Tarun Sharma, co-founder of mCaffeine, said the brand has served more than half-a-million customers since its inception in 2016, and it is most popular among millennials.Sharma refrained from revealing the current turnover but said that the company has been "growing very aggressively in the past 12 months".Close mCaffeine is India's first caffeinated personal care brand co-founded by Tarun Sharma and Vikas Lachhwani, in October 2016, after nine months of extensive research.Himadri BuchAssistant Editor|Moneycontrol.com Subhash Chandra stake stake in ZEE | Will it release logjam for MFs?SEBI move to up minimum PMS investment could benefit mutual fundsExclusive | L&T MF CIO Soumendra Nath Lahiri resignsThe research yielded that caffeine is basically a … [Read more...] about Online personal care brand mCaffeine eyes Rs 100 cr annual revenue in a year