Tuesday, April 25, 2017
HCL Announce Merger in US
India's fourth largest software services firm HCL Technologies announced it will acquire US based Urban Fulfilment Services (UFS) for up to $30 million in cash.
CBI Notes Export Increase
The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has reported that export orders rose to a six-year high while optimism about foreign orders increased at the fastest rate in 43 years.
Workers Welcome AI
According to a recent survey from Adecco Group, 48% of employees believe that artificial intelligence (AI) will positively affect them by helping them achieve a more flexible working structure.
IMF Drops Protectionist Vow
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has dropped its commitment to ’resist all forms of protectionism from its most recent statement, suggesting the Fund’s commitment to global trade is waning.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Lifelong Learning Encouraged
A new report from the Charted Institute of Personnel Development (CIPD) has suggested that a lack of training and digital skills is leaving the UK with a skills gap.