Singapore Airlines to Differentiate Through Service


The recently appointed GM of Singapore Airlines India, David Lau, stated, “We always look at steady and progressive growth here. We will continue to focus on consistency, reliability and better travel experience as our key differentiating factors. We are not into numbers game. Our Airlines will strive for sustained focus on improving products and services relevant to the savvy Indian customers” Planned Growth Plan In the last five years, the company has grown substantially. The number of Read more [...]

BP Seeks License To Sell Jet Fuel In India


Vivek Ray told the press “They (BP) are looking at marketing of aviation turbine fuel (ATF) and I think they have applied for a license” The application from BP was made in January. They are very hopeful for its success as companies that have invested Rs 2,000 crore or more in India’s oil & gas industries are permitted to sell the fuel. Rae confirmed this by stating, “They are entitled to it and they will get this entitlement,” A representative for the oil company established their Read more [...]

Did mining giant Anglo American violate Chile’s environmental laws?


In central Chile, a steady stream of large trucks pump out exhaust fumes as they travel in and out of El Soldado, a large open cut copper mine owned by Anglo American, a British based mining company. Many locals are angry that the mine has transformed from an underground to open cut mine recently. In El Melon, a town a few kilometres away from the mine, Jorge Ramirez, along with his wife and three children are among the disgruntled habitants. Jorge, a local community leader, says “The mine Read more [...]

VW Group to invest $7 billion in North America, offer new SUV


CEO of the company Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn made the announcement just a few days prior to the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan. Despite the company’s huge success in countries such as Brazil, Russia and China, they still trail behind motoring juggernauts Toyota and General Motors in world sales. To keep up with their demanding strategy, VW must sell a million vehicles annually until 2018. This includes 800,000 vehicles with a VW badge, and 200,000 with an Audi Read more [...]

Apple CEO Tim Cook Again Promises New Product Categories, But Investors Are Getting Restless


With the recent developments from Samsung and Google, there’s no telling if this product is going to be a service, a long awaited television, a wearable device or something completely new. Apple’s stocks lost around $40 billion in market value after an 8% downturn. It’s hard put this down to a single factor, but the slackened progression of the company as well as unclear future prospects haven’t helped. New products are highly anticipated from investors and consumers alike due to Read more [...]