Are businesses tapping into the potential of digital transformation?

Are businesses tapping into the potential of digital transformation?

The growing perception suggests that by 2025 to 2030, fast-changing technologies such as mobile Internet, the Internet of Things, cloud technology, 3D printing and advanced robotics will make up about 20% to 30% of Asia ex-Japan’s economic growth. It is...
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Trumps plan to slash business taxes seen as guidepost by congressional Republicans

Trumps plan to slash business taxes seen as guidepost by congressional Republicans

President Donald Trump unveiled a one-page plan on Wednesday proposing deep U.S. tax cuts, many for businesses, that would make the federal deficit balloon if enacted, drawing a cautious welcome from fiscal conservatives and financial markets. While the propos...
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Christian Dior and LVMH combined by French billionaire

Christian Dior and LVMH combined by French billionaire

France’s richest man has made a £10bn move to combine the Christian Dior fashion house and luxury goods firm LVMH under the same ownership. Bernard Arnault is the boss of LVMH, which runs Louis Vuitton and Moet champagne, and is...
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Wells Fargo claws back another $75m from former bosses

Wells Fargo claws back another $75m from former bosses

Wells Fargo has clawed back a further $75m (£60.3m) from two former executives in the wake of a fake accounts scandal. Former boss John Stumpf will give back $28m, while Carrie Tolstedt will lose share options worth $47m. Last year...
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Small business sentiment declines as post election euphoria runs out of steam

Small business sentiment declines as post election euphoria runs out of steam

Small-business owner optimism declined in March as sales expectations and earnings came back to earth after a post-election surge. The National Federation of Independent Business said its monthly sentiment gauge fell 0.6 point to 104.7, a slightly larger decli...
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Signs You’re Losing Control of Your Family Business

Signs You’re Losing Control of Your Family Business

When the non-family chairman/CEO unexpectedly told family business owners that they had to live without dividends or sell the business, Tommy leaned over and whispered in his cousin’s ear: “Do you get what’s going on? The numbers have always been...
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