Baptist East again chosen as Consumer quality pick
Baptist Medical Center East has won a quality award that the hospital’s CEO says is signified by a $5.5 million project that will add 26 rooms to the postpartum area of women’s services, and a new four-bed intensive care facility.
Consumer Forum asks Chinese airlines to pay Rs 20,000
District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum has directed China Southern Airline to pay Rs 20,000 as compensation to a local resident for not making available vegetarian food during his journey. The airline has also been asked to pay Rs 2,000 as litigation expenses.
Consumers view of diesel unchanged after Volkswagen scandal, says survey
In the weeks following news that Volkswagen used software to cheat on emissions standards, a survey shows that most consumers haven’t really changed how they think about diesel but analysts are still betting they will.
“Clean diesel initiative took a major bruising with the scandal and expectations are the growth in diesel-run passenger cars will slow,” said Brian Milne, energy editor and product manager at Schneider Electric.
China faltering Consumer story
As the traditional drivers of China’s economy slow down, the hope had been that consumer spending and the services sector would pick up the slack.
US Consumer finally losing the will to shop
When the going gets tough, investors have grown used to betting on the tough going shopping. Every wobble of the past few years saw the consumer ignoring currency collapses, geopolitics and even government brushes with bankruptcy, and instead heading for the mall.
Two Exciting Indian Consumer Brands, Cafe Coffee Day And IndiGo Airline, IPO This Month
The parent firms of India’s largest café chain, Café Coffee Day, and the country’s largest and only profitable airline, IndiGo, are launching their initial public offerings (IPO) this month. The stock market debut of two of India’s biggest offerings of the last few years is creating an unprecedented buzz. Both are entrepreneur-driven firms which launched in the past two decades and built themselves into popular, well-regarded brands.