The loss of the McDonald's (MCD) delivery monopoly is a huge knock to Uber Eats. The delivery service does about 30 million orders in the United Kingdom annually and McDonald's accounts for about half of those, according to Joseph Barnet-Lamb, an analyst at Credit Suisse. … [Read more...] about Uber suffers another blow as it loses McDonald’s delivery monopoly in the UK
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“Unlike in MP where the state government and corporate are equally sharing the cost, here in UP the government has sought to offer only land to the companies that are supposed to set up and run the call centre with their CSR funds. It will be interesting to see how many companies show their interest,” said an official of the animal husbandry department. … [Read more...] about UP aims to tap CSR funds for doorstep vet services
** Singaporean conglomerate Keppel Corp, which has 170 staff in Wuhan and elsewhere in China, advised staff to avoid non-work-related visits to and from mainland China and not to travel to Hubei province. It will monitor staff in China and those who have returned to Singapore from there in the past 14 days. … [Read more...] about Factbox: Stores close, employees evacuated, travel restricted as virus spreads
7. Tales from Earthsea (2006) Gorō Miyazaki’s directorial debut. He bore the huge burden of following up his father’s legacy while simultaneously being the first to adapt Ursula K Le Guin’s Earthsea series, an adaptation that she later disowned due to its departure from her books. While the film may lack the complexity of Le Guin’s narratives, this is a chilling representation of lurking corruption, plaguing the society of a fantastical world as a young prince flees the swelling shadow in his soul. … [Read more...] about Every Studio Ghibli film – ranked!
M&S desperation may have pushed up the price. A deal that values the whole of Ocado’s retail business at 1.8 billion pounds would be more than investors had expected. Bernstein analysts previously estimated the unit was worth around 1.2 billion pounds. That’s good news for Ocado. … [Read more...] about Breakingviews – Ocado will do better than M&S out of a tie-up