10 startups busy saving the planet while you can’t even separate your waste
Is your business simply chasing a profit, or are you trying to accomplish something good in the world? It’s an important thing to consider, especially in light of the recent letter by BlackRock CEO Larry Fink in which he urged CEOs to align their business goals with doing good, as “society is demanding that companies, both public and private, serve a social purpose.” It’s clear that today’s consumers and investors are increasingly concerned over whether the businesses they spend money on are helping to serve the greater good. This is further illustrated by programmes such as the Chivas Venture, a yearly global competition specifically designed to… This story continues at The Next Web
China is reducing import duties on cars by 40%. It looks massive, but it's really akin to offering baseball fans discounted tickets to a ballgame in the 9th inning when the game is basically over. Here's why.
SINGAPORE: Merchants with OCBC Bank could soon have the option of offering a fingerprint-based payments and loyalty programme system to its customers.
On Wednesday (May 23), Singapore-based start-up Touche announced it has signed an agreement with the bank to offer its payment device and services ...