Why Amazon Wants You To Ask For Business Opening Hours

Yext announced a partnership with Amazon Alexa where businesses will be able to feed their digital information directly into Alexa via the Yext Knowledge Engine. Handy, but right now most people aren’t using Alexa and devices like Google Home for this reason based on most researchout there. Jon Buss, Managing Director UK & Northern Europe at Yext;...
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Turkish lira recovers as finance chief bids to calm investors

Turkey’s lira continued its recovery on Thursday, ahead of a crucial conference call between the country’s finance minister and international investors. It rose 2.5% in early trading, with one dollar buying 5.8 lira. A diplomatic spat with the US helped send the lira into a tailspin last week and it hit...
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Sundaram BNP Paribas Housing Finance to raise Rs 3,500 crore

City based Sundaram BNP Paribas Home Finance Ltd is planning to raise Rs 3,500 crore during this financial year to fund its expansion plans, managing director of the company Srinivas Acharya said. The company is a joint venture between non-banking finance firm Sundaram Finance Ltd and BNP Paribas Personal Finance....
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67% of finance jobseekers no longer wait on job offers

An overwhelming 88% will quit if the role doesn’t meet their expectations. Singapore’s financial sector is battling skills shortage as 67% of 150 CFOs said candidates have become more unwilling to wait to find out if they got the job compared to 12 months ago, specialised recruitment firm...
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