64% people trust a robot more than their manager, says study

REDWOOD SHORES: People have more trust in robots than their managers, according to the second annual AI at Work study conducted by Oracle and Future Workplace, a research firm. The study of 8,370...

WeWork’s mad dash for cash rages as JPMorgan peddles risky debt

By Claire Boston, Gillian Tan and Liana Baker Bankers who two months ago were fighting for a piece of WeWork’s highly anticipated share sale are now scrambling to just keep the company alive. WeWork and...

Electrocution case: Oyo says it is cooperating with police authorities

New Delhi: Oyo Hotels & Homes said it was cooperating with authorities after a 15 year-old was found dead in one of its Collection O branded hotels due to suspected electrocution. "Our heart goes...

Fashion start-up Zilingo to train Indonesian women to run their own micro businesses

The logo of Zilingo is displayed on a window at the company's office in Singapore.Ore Huiying | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesSoutheast Asian fashion start-up Zilingo on Wednesday said it is launching a program...

Bankers miss out on $35m payday as Latitude Financial’s $3.2bn IPO collapses

One of the year’s most-hyped share market floats, the $3.2bn Latitude Financial IPO, has failed after superannuation funds led by the nation’s biggest, Australian Super, decided not to purchase shares in the company. Latitude,...

Home Bargains delivers bigger profit than Harrods

Home Bargains’ sales exceeded £2.5bn for the first time as the rapidly expanding discounter opened another 26 stores and reiterated its target of operating up to 1,000 outlets.Revenue at TJ Morris, the retailer’s...

Taco Bell recalls 2.3 million pounds of seasoned beef after reports of metal shavings

A customer rides his bike in front of a Taco Bell restaurant in Novato, California.Justin Sullivan | Getty ImagesTaco Bell said Tuesday that it has recalled about 2.3 million pounds of beef after...

CleverTap raises $35 million led by Sequoia, now valued at $385 million

Mumbai: Mobile marketing platform CleverTap on Tuesday announced a fund raise of USD 35 million led by existing investors Tiger Global Management and Sequoia India, which will be deployed to have an engineering...