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Access Bank to compete with Flutterwave, Paystack in payment services business – The Whistler Newspaper

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“This is a crucial election for the social services sector and for food security”: Ottawa Food Bank CEO

Rachael Wilson says the cost of living has become impossible for many people, and she hopes municipal candidates will learn and understand the issues faced by many food organizations and Ottawa residents. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Ottawa Food Bank believes the 2022 municipal election is key to addressing food security and support […]

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Should you tip in addition to the restaurant service charge?

If you’ve been dining out recently, you’ve probably encountered something like this when the check arrives: an automatic 18-22% service charge added to the bill, plus a line for tipping. Confused? You’re not the only one. Does your waiter still expect you to tip? How much should be added? And where does the money go? […]

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Decree 25/2022: New regulations on postal services activities in Vietnam

Since the government issued Decree No. 47/2011/ND-CP of 17 June 2011 detailing the implementation of a number of provisions of the Postal Law (“Decree 47”), the postal services sector in Vietnam has experienced strong growth. Postal service revenue has grown from approximately VND 4,135 billion in 2010 to VND 36,950 billion in 2020, contributing approximately […]

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Service-sector shrinkflation has some benefits

Inflation continues to affect consumers’ purchasing power. To make matters worse, companies not only increase prices, but also use “shrinkflation” to reduce the amount of food or product contained in a pre-packaged unit. Whether it’s packets of toilet paper, cartons of juice or tubs of ice cream, consumers have been paying more for less for […]

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Notice of Public Hearing | Solid Waste Service Fee Change

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN Pursuant to authority granted under Minnesota Law 400.08 and Sections 4:02(C) and 4:03 of the Otter Tail County Solid Waste Management Ordinance, that the Board of Commissioners of the Otter Tail County intends to adjust the Solid Waste Management Fee by resolution. Proposed adjustments to the solid waste management fee will […]

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Treepz launches a new service – “Business Treepz” on its third anniversary

Africa’s largest shared mobility platform, Treepz, has announced that it has expanded its services to meet the needs of more Africans using buses for their transportation needs. The New Solution – Business Treepz focuses on providing quality transportation at affordable rates for corporate employees, students in schools, and any organization in need of a comfortable […]

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Services sector activity continued to rise in August, according to the latest data from the AIB’s PMI survey

According to data from the AIB Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) survey for August 2022, service sector activity in Ireland continued to increase in August, however, the rate of growth slowed for the fourth time in five months as new business inflows continued to lose momentum, and the 12-month outlook also moderated, reflecting high inflation and […]

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The services sector remains solid despite the grip of inflation

NEW YORK (AP) — Much of the U.S. economy is weathering the highest inflation in four decades and the threat of a potential recession. Hotels, restaurants and other businesses that provide services managed to continue to gain traction throughout the summer, according to the latest survey from the Institute for Supply Management. The sector has […]

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Melbourne’s Moissanite engagement rings launch custom jewelry design service, Business News

Moissanite Engagement Rings has launched custom engagement ring design services through its online store. Domestic customers in Australia and international customers can design their ideal engagement ring with a rare and durable moissanite stone. Fitzroy, Australia – September 14, 2022 — As the jewelry industry moves toward more ethical and environmentally responsible practices, Moissanite Engagement […]

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Opinion: As the economy slows, the RV service industry is booming – RVBusiness

Tony Flamia Editor’s Note: The following opinion piece by Tony Flammia, Director of Sales and Marketing for the National RV Training Center has been submitted to RVBusiness.com for publication. As interest rates climb and the economy begins to contract in anticipation of recessionary times, many people are expressing concern about the future of the RV […]

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Vueling launches the Shannon-Paris – Business Traveler service

Vueling has launched flights from Shannon Airport in the west of Ireland to Paris Orly. The low-cost carrier’s twice-weekly service, with a flight duration of two hours, operates on Mondays and Fridays. The inaugural flight took off on September 12, with the first passengers treated to freshly baked crepes and a Parisian-themed cake at the […]

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Chery adopts its user-centric global service concept for Malaysia to offer competitive service policies

It is already firmly established that Chery is returning to Malaysia, although the exact date when this will happen is still unknown. After signaling its return several times, most recently in August, the automaker is now bringing in demo units for viewing and evaluation. To be showcased in a series of behind-closed-doors previews when they […]

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REITs are becoming net buyers in the financial services sector

After nine months of strong selling in banking and financial services stocks, foreign investors have become net buyers in the sector over the past two months. According to the latest NSDL data, Foreign Portfolio Investors (REITs) injected a net investment of ₹1,014 crore into the “financial services” sector in July, followed by ₹12,799 crore in […]

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Comparison of SP Global and ISM Service Sector Surveys

Two different surveys of US service sector business conditions are provided by S&P Global (formerly IHS Markit) and ISM. In this note, we examine some of the differences between the two surveys, which may help explain why the two surveys sometimes diverge to send different signals about the health of the services sector in […]

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ISM: The services sector progresses in August

The ISM services index recorded 56.9% in August; 0.2 percentage point higher than July’s reading of 56.7%. This reading represents the 27e consecutive month of growth for the service sector. Fourteen service industries recorded growth in August. “Growth continues – at a slightly faster pace – for the services sector, which has grown for all […]

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Stalled service sector is another sign of recession | City & Business | Finance

Output in the sector – which makes up the largest part of the economy and includes pubs, restaurants, banks and tourism – grew at the slowest pace in 18 months. Researchers from S&P Global and the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (Cips) said cost pressures for businesses were “extremely high” – and highlighted soaring […]

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Hiring in the service sector at a 14-year high as activity rebounds

Due to favorable demand conditions and a slight easing of cost constraints, August saw higher than expected growth for India’s dominant services sector. From a four-month low of 55.5 in July, the S&P Global India Services Purchasing Managers’ Index, also known as the PMI, rose to 57.2 in August, beating forecasts of 55 .0 from […]

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Hiring in the services sector at a 14-year high as activity rebounds

Due to favorable demand conditions and a slight easing of cost constraints, August saw higher than expected growth for India’s dominant services sector. From a four-month low of 55.5 in July, the S&P Global India Services Purchasing Managers’ Index, also known as the PMI, rose to 57.2 in August, beating forecasts of 55 .0 from […]

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India’s services sector PMI improves in August

NNA | Updated: September 05, 2022 1:50 p.m. STI New Delhi [India], Sep 5 (ANI): India’s services sector activity improved in August as the S&P Global India Services Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) showed growth from the previous month. The index rose from a four-month low.In August, the services PMI was 57.2 versus 55.2 the previous […]

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Government Takes Steps to Lower Microcredit Service Fees

11-member body formed FE REPORT | Published: September 05, 2022 09:37:01 | Updated: 05 September 2022 13:13:59 The government has taken steps to reduce the interest rate or service charge for microcredit operations from the existing 24% charged by micro-finance institutions (MFIs) to provide relief to poor borrowers. For this purpose, an 11-member committee, headed […]

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China’s August service sector growth slows amid COVID-19 woes: Caixin PMI

BEIJING: A strong rebound in China’s services sector eased slightly in August amid fresh COVID-19 surges, but business confidence hit a nine-month high in rare good news for the struggling economy , a private investigation revealed on Monday (September 5). The Caixin Services Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) fell to 55.0 from a 15-month high of […]

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Nigeria cuts eNaira merchant service fees by 50% to boost adoption

It has been almost a year since Nigeria launched eNaira, but the digital currency only recently reached $10 million in transaction value. The country’s central bank is looking to change that and drive adoption, starting with cutting merchant service fees by 50%. Speaking at a recent event aimed at onboarding more traders, Central Bank of […]

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Buy this 2021-listed small-cap services sector stock for robust gains of 55%, gained 10.27% in 3 months

Stock market outlook On Friday, September 2, Nazara Technologies’ stock closed at Rs 666.50 each, down 0.62% from its previous close. The 52-week low is Rs 475.05 each and the 52-week high is Rs 1,678 each, respectively. It has a market capitalization of Rs 4,376.55 crore. Returns on investment It gave a positive return of […]

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Oakland Money Service owner and employees charged with laundering drug proceeds

OAKLAND, CA. – The United States Attorney’s Office has filed federal criminal complaints charging money service business employees Griselda Cancelada Liceaga, Veronica Mora and Yoselin Perez Ramirez with conspiracy to commit money laundering and identity theft as part of a program to facilitate wire transfers for drug traffickers sending drug proceeds to their sources of […]

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Owner and Employees of Oakland Money Service Charged with Laundering Drug Proceeds | USAO-NDCA

OAKLAND — The United States Attorney’s Office has filed federal criminal complaints charging employees of money services businesses Griselda Cancelada Liceaga, Veronica Mora and Yoselin Perez Ramirez with conspiracy to commit money laundering and theft of identity as part of a scheme to facilitate wire transfers for drug traffickers to send drug proceeds to their […]

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Bavarian Bavarian Bier Cafe frustrates customers with ‘industry service charge’ added to bills

A popular restaurant chain has defended adding a mystery surcharge to all bills six days a week, saying it was a “difficult decision” to introduce the mandatory surcharge for customers. A diner at the Bavarian Bier Cafe was puzzled by a bizarre surcharge on their receipt. She wasn’t the only one. The confusion arose after […]

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Bavarian customers frustrated with ‘industry service charge’ added to invoices

A diner was puzzled by a bizarre surcharge on his receipt. The confusion arose after a night out at Bavarian, a German-themed pub and restaurant, on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. The Bavarian has around 30 outlets across Australia with branches concentrated in and around Sydney and Brisbane. The person took a snapshot of their receipt and […]

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Hotels, restaurants with service charge: Centre, CCPA in Delhi HC

New Delhi, August 31: The Center and Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) told the Delhi High Court on Wednesday that hotels and restaurants were collecting service charges on food bills while blatantly flouting the guidelines prohibiting collection.They claimed that consumers unwittingly pay service fees even when they are dissatisfied with the services.Arguments were made by […]

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S-lon moves redistribution center from Jaffna to provide better service – Business News

SC Weerasekara, Group Director / Chief Operating Officer of Capital Maharaja Group and Kirubakaran, Managing Director of Jaffna Re-distribution Center during the opening ceremony S-lon Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, the market leader in the thermoplastic pipe and fittings industry, has recently moved its distribution center in Jaffna to a […]

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Center, CCPA asks HC to stay on service charge guidelines for restaurants

The central government and the Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) have filed an application in the Delhi High Court seeking cancellation of the stay over the July 4 CCPA guidelines which prohibited hotels and restaurants from charging service charges on food bills without express consumer consent. . The Single Judge Bench of the Delhi High […]

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Harnessing knowledge management in the public sector to improve service

Columnists Harnessing knowledge management in the public sector to improve service Wednesday, August 31, 2022 A story is told about an employee who resigned from an organization after serving for decades, taking with him essential skills and knowledge acquired during his career. After he left, several key work processes came to a standstill. Management has […]

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Inflation and rising energy bills hit UK service sector hard

Rising inflation hurts all industries, according to Charlotte Dendy, head of economics at the CBI. Photo: Getty According to a CBI survey of the services sector, UK businesses reported soaring selling prices, record cost pressures and bleak prospects. The percentage of companies surveyed who said they felt cost pressures increased from 64% to 69%, although […]

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Texas service sector growth weakens in August

August 30, 2022 Texas service sector growth weakens in August What’s new this month For this month’s survey, Texas business leaders answered additional questions about supply chain disruptions. The results of these questions from the Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey, the Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey and the Texas Retail Outlook Survey have been published together. […]

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Inflation and rising energy bills hit UK service sector hard

Rising inflation hurts all industries, according to Charlotte Dendy, head of economics at the CBI. Photo: Getty According to a CBI survey of the services sector, UK businesses reported soaring selling prices, record cost pressures and bleak prospects. The percentage of companies surveyed who said they felt cost pressures increased from 64% to 69%, although […]

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PostNet Franchisee Jerry Kahn on Creating a Family Legacy Service Business

Leaving a lasting mark on society is something that many people wish to do throughout their lives. Whether it’s starting a foundation in the name of a loved one or starting a family business, leaving behind a legacy is a goal many individuals reach for. Franchising can be the avenue that helps people achieve that […]

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CBN to Reduce Service Fees for Merchants on eNaira by 50%

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has revealed that service fees for traders using eNaira will be reduced by 50% to attract more transactions to the platform. CBN Deputy Governor, Economic Policy, Dr. Kingsley Obiora, while onboarding traders to the platform this weekend, said the incentive was to enable adoption of the platform by the […]

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CBN to subsidize merchant service fees by 50% – New Telegraph

To increase the attractiveness of merchants and other businesses to adopt eNaira as a payment system, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced a number of initiatives. The apex bank offered to subsidize merchant service fees by 50%. The merchant service fee is 0.5% of the transaction value, up to a maximum of N1,000. […]

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The service charge at this bustling Oakland bar has caused confusion and outcry. But is it really illegal?

One of the Bay Area’s busiest bars was slammed this week after reports it was giving managers an automatic 20% service charge cut that many assumed went to staff members instead of tips . The debate over the bar, Oakland’s Slug, has exploded on social media, affecting both workers and customers at a tricky time […]

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Off-docks in Bangladesh for consensus before service fee hike

Image Courtesy: https://www.maritimegateway.com The Private Inland Container Depots (ICDs) or Off-Docks in Bangladesh, which have been in the news recently and have come under fire for their unilateral decision to increase service charges recently, have decided to seek consensus before increasing the rates for their other facilities. According to the media, they have decided to […]

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Cyber ​​Signals report sheds light on ransomware as a service

Microsoft published its second edition of Cybersignalsa regular cyber threat briefing, highlighting security trends and insights gathered from Microsoft signals and global security experts. The company says the specialization and consolidation of the cybercrime economy has fueled ransomware as a service (RaaS), becoming a dominant business model, enabling a wider range of criminals, regardless of […]

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Haru Invest Acquires Money Services Business License From US FinCEN

MSB License Allows Digital Asset Management Platform to Operate as a Money Transfer Service and Expand its Service Reach in the U.S. as Part of Global Compliance Push SINGAPORE, August 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Haru Investa leading digital asset management platform, today announced that Haruus LLC, its U.S. subsidiary, has acquired a Money Services Business […]

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Pizza chain Zeeks to pay $409,000 after alleged service fee violation

Seattle-based pizza chain Zeeks will pay delivery drivers around $409,000 after it allegedly failed to disclose how much of its delivery fees it paid to drivers. The settlement announced Wednesday is Zeeks’ second in recent years. In 2019, the company agreed to pay around $285,000 to 257 drivers because of the same issue. Service charges […]

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Buy this large-cap services sector multibagger stock for 20% upside potential: HDFC Securities

Stock market outlook On August 22, it opened at Rs 4,430 apiece, currently trading at Rs 4,258.70 apiece, down 4.39%. The current market price is Rs 945.7 above the 52-week low of Rs 3,313 and Rs 3,206.7 below the 52-week high of Rs 7,465.40. Returns on investment The previous week, the company’s shares returned negative […]

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No service charge on UPI, says Center

The Union Department of Finance clarified that no service charges would be levied on UPI transactions. “UPI is a digital public good with immense convenience for the public and productivity gains for the economy. There is no consideration for the government to levy fees for UPI services. cost recovery must be met by other means,” […]

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No service charges on UPI, says Center

NEW DELHI: The Union Ministry of Finance has clarified that no service charges will be levied on UPI transactions.“UPI is a digital public good with immense convenience for the public and productivity gains for the economy. The government has no plans to levy fees for UPI services. costs must be met by other means,” the […]

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Can restaurants ask you to pay extra? Here’s what we know so far

Even as the Delhi High Court has asked the Center to go to a single-judge bench to seek redress against an order banning service charges by hotels and restaurants, restaurants can levy the charges on customers up to at the next hearing on August 31. Here’s what we know so far on the issue and […]

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NEDA: in-person courses to boost MSMEs and the service sector

Volunteer parents and teachers clean classrooms inside Aurora A. Quezon Elementary School in Manila on August 2, 2022. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News MANILA — Socio-economic Planning Secretary Arsenio Balisacan said Friday that reopening schools for face-to-face classes would boost economic growth by boosting small and medium-sized businesses and the service sector. “Malaki ‘yan, from transport […]

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Delhi HC urges Center to move single-judge bench on service fee issue

The bench will now hear the case on August 31 “The stay order was passed by the single-judge bench without an opportunity to file responses” “The stay order was adopted by the single-judge bench without an opportunity to file replies” The Delhi High Court on Thursday asked the Center to go to a single-judge bench […]

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ICD for a consensus on the increase in service fees

In the face of criticism for unilaterally increasing service charges last week, Private Inland Container Depots (ICDs) decided to hold discussions with stakeholders before raising rates at their other facilities. Through an August 11 notice, the Bangladesh Inland Container Depots Association (Bicda) has increased fees for a service involving handling containers loaded with imports by […]

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How to Start a Licensed International Money Transfer Service (IMTO) Business in Nigeria

The one thing Fintech has made possible to the point of almost seeming casual is the surprisingly rapid movement of money across the globe. International remittances and transfers have come a long way since the era of money transfers that typically took up to a week and many frustrating due diligence checks. International money transfer […]

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Restaurants should not levy service charges, observes Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court on Thursday (August 18) observed that restaurants were not required to levy service charges to remunerate their employees. The Court left the Center and the Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) free to seize the single stay cancellation chamber on the directives which prohibited hotels and restaurants from adding service charges alone […]

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Restaurants can continue to levy service charges until next hearing: Delhi HC

India oi-Madhuri Adnal | Posted: Thursday August 18th 2022, 03:01 PM [IST] New Delhi, August 18: The Delhi High Court has said restaurants in the city can continue to collect service charges until the next hearing. The High Court had also issued a notice to catering bodies after the Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) appealed […]

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‘Kerala Savari’ rolls out with promise of low service fees and better salaries

For Perumal D, life has revolved around cars for three decades. The 52-year-old driver from Jagathy in Thiruvananthapuram is the breadwinner for his family of four. This Wednesday, he had reason to hope for better earning prospects thanks to a ‘new savari (ride)’ in his driving career’, as Kerala launched one of the first […]

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Edianyun entered into an exclusive strategic partnership with the seewin service, Business News

A Bright Future for Enterprise Desktop IT Services BEIJING, August 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In July, Edianyun entersa red exclusive strategic partnership with seewin service, a subsidiary of CVTE (stock code: 002841), a world-renowned provider of intelligent interactive solutions focused on display and control technology. The “Intelligent Conference Room” product, which can help create a […]

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How to validate a Service Concept during Service Design: 5-step guide

You conducted your research through interviews, questionnaires or surveys. All data is in order. You’ve researched and analyzed everything you have, identifying patterns, themes, and customer challenges that your service can solve. The next step is to determine how valuable what you are doing is in helping solve the problem at hand and how it […]

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LG Electronics and KT to Collaborate in Robot Services

Jang Ik-hwan, left, executive vice president of LG Electronics, and Song Jae-ho, vice president of KT, pose for a photo during a signing ceremony held at LG Science Park in Gangseo District, west of Seoul on Wednesday. [LG ELECTRONICS] LG Electronics and KT on Wednesday agreed to co-develop robot service businesses. Through the Memorandum of […]

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Service charge line: Why restaurants can’t raise staff salaries, HC asks

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday observed that service charges levied by hotels and restaurants on food bills resembled a government levy and questioned why restaurants could not raise the salaries of their staff if such expenses were intended for them. The submissions came from a bench led by Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma and […]

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Why the Service Fee Should Be Recovered from Consumers as an Additional Levy, HC Request, Marketing & Advertising News, ET BrandEquity

Representative picture The Delhi High Court questioned on Tuesday why restaurants should collect service charges from consumers as an “additional” and “separate levy”. A bench headed by Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma and Justice Subramonium Prasad pointed out that an ordinary man views service charges as a government levy and that restaurants can raise their […]

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Why recover service fees separately, HC asks restaurateurs

“The common man perceives it as a government. sampling’ “The common man perceives it as a government. sampling’ The Delhi High Court questioned on Tuesday why service charges are collected from consumers as an “additional tax” and “separate tax” while restaurants can instead raise their food prices. A bench of Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma […]

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China’s service sector continues recovery amid resurgence of COVID-19 – Xinhua

Baristas prepare coffee at a cafe in Shanghai, east China, June 29, 2022. (Xinhua/Ding Ting) BEIJING, Aug. 16 (Xinhua) — China’s service sector, a key driver of its economic growth, maintained recovery momentum in July despite a resurgence of sporadic COVID-19 cases and a weak property market. The services production index rose 0.6% year-on-year last […]

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Why should service charge be recovered from consumers as an additional levy, Delhi HC asks

“You raise the salary. We’ll hear you’: Delhi High Court on restaurant associations’ argument that service charges benefit employees “You raise the salary. We’ll hear you’: Delhi High Court on restaurant associations’ argument that service charges benefit employees The Delhi High Court questioned on Tuesday why restaurants should recover service charges from consumers as an […]

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Why recover service charge from consumers as an additional levy, Delhi HC asks

The Delhi High Court questioned on Tuesday why restaurants should collect service charges from consumers as an additional and separate levy. » A bench headed by Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma and Justice Subramonium Prasad pointed out that an ordinary man views service charges as a government levy and that restaurants can raise their food […]

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JS Bank partners with Visa for a loyalty cashback service – Business & Finance

KARACHI: JS Bank, one of the fastest growing banks in Pakistan, has partnered with VISA, a global leader in digital payments for round-the-clock cashback on purchases via JS credit cards. The agreement was signed, at the Visa Innovation Center in Dubai, between Atif Salim Malik, Head of Retail Banking Group – JS Bank, and Leila […]

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CCPA appeals against Delhi HC stay over guidelines, Marketing & Advertising News, ET BrandEquity

Representative picture The Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) has appealed to the Delhi High Court challenging the July 20 order that suspended new guidelines from the old banning restaurants from adding default service charges to food bills. The appeal would be taken to the Divisional Bench led by the Chief Justice on August 16. The […]

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Rising fuel prices: now ICDs increase service charges

Private Inland Container Depots (ICDs) have increased charges for one of two services requiring the use of diesel due to the Aug. 5 fuel price hike. The government has raised fuel prices by up to 51.7%, the highest in the country’s history. The price of each liter of diesel has gone from 114 Tk to […]

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CCPA appeals against suspension of Delhi HC over guidelines

The Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) has appealed to the Delhi High Court challenging the July 20 order which suspended new guidelines from the old banning restaurants from adding default service charges to food bills. The appeal would be taken to the Divisional Bench led by the Chief Justice on August 16. The upholding of […]

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Service charge: Restaurant service charge row: CCPA appeals against Delhi HC’s hold on guidelines

The Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) has appealed to the Delhi High Court challenging the July 20 order that suspended new guidelines from the old banning restaurants from adding default service charges to food bills. The appeal would be taken to the Divisional Bench led by the Chief Justice on August 16. The upholding of […]

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Cost recovery via service fee “sweep” clauses: Owners beware!

Pawan Pandit is a Senior Associate Solicitor in the Housing Management and Litigation team at Walker Morris. Pawan specializes in advising landlords, management companies, management agents and tenants, particularly with regard to service charges and other residential leasehold property management issues. In this article, Pawan explains the latest authority on the interpretation of “sweep” clauses […]

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Consumer Protection Authority Challenges Delhi Hc Restaurant Service Charge Order

mini Last month, the Delhi HC suspended the latest CCPA guidelines prohibiting restaurants and hotels from levying service charges on food bills. The Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) has challenged Delhi HC’s order over the issue of service charges and the court is expected to review it on August 16, people familiar with the matter […]

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US service-sector inflation decelerating but still elevated: Kemp

Breadcrumb Links PMN Company Author of the article: Content of the article LONDON — U.S. service-sector inflation has started to ease in response to a general slowing economy and more cautious household and business spending, but is still twice as fast as the Federal Reserve target. Services prices rose at an annualized rate of 8.1% […]

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Let’s call time on restaurant service charge ‘optional’

To share Restaurants are taking advantage of Britain’s innate sense of awkwardness It’s not “discretionary” if the charge is already added to your bill Covid revealed the injustice of how many restaurant workers get paid How much is the 12.5% ​​service charge added to your restaurant bill? I’m constantly faced with this question when eating […]

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Spark reimburses 113,000 customers after service charges deemed unnecessary

Telecom company Spark has been warned by the Commerce Commission after some customers were charged for a service they did not need. Spark office in Christchurch. File photo. Photo: RNZ / Nate McKinnon Spark has reimbursed around $15 million to nearly 113,000 customers after being billed for cable maintenance service between 2014 and early 2021. […]

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Small Turkish town boosts U.S. service sector as employees and employers

Yağlıdere, a small town of about 15,000 people nestled along a lush valley in northern Turkey, has more natives thousands of miles away than within its borders. Some 30,000 people with their roots in this Black Sea city in the province of Giresun are now part of the population of New York, New Jersey and […]

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Take service charge, but build new roads in Chikalthana MIDC

Massia presents the proposal to the MIDC Aurangabad, August 5: The condition of the internal roads in Chikalthana MIDC has deteriorated over the past few years, and there is discontent among the industrialists due to the Aurangabad Municipal Corporation (AMC)’s neglect of the MIDC. Meanwhile, Massia offered to MIDC to take over the service and […]

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Lehi Historical Society and Archives: Hutchings hailed for LFD service, business owner for over 40 years

Editor’s Note: The Lehi Historical Society and Archives is proud to present the stories of its Lehi Heritage Day 2022 winners. Brett and Janys Hutchings Critchfield is the Fourthof nine articles featuring this year’s winners. Each couple will be celebrated on Lehi Heritage Day on September 5, beginning at 2:30 p.m., with a parade, celebration […]

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To tip or not to tip? When a service charge is included

Money / Financial Planning Pekic/Getty Images You have probably experienced it. You get the bill at a restaurant or for food delivery, and there’s a service charge attached that you didn’t anticipate. The truth is that service charges are becoming more and more common. Here it is: Our 2022 Small Business SpotlightDiscover: 7 things you […]

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Multi-Service Commerce Gateways Market 2022 | Extensive growth | Opportunities by 2031

Multiservice Commercial Gateways Market Impressive Revenues Including Key Players (ADTRAN, AudioCodes, Cisco Systems, Fortinet) NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK, USA, August 4, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — The latest 2022 data and statistics from around the world Multi-Service Business Gateway Market are now available on Market.us Reports. The report identifies growth opportunities and challenges. The analysis of […]

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America roundup: Dollar gains on US service sector data, Wall Street rallies, gold little changed, oil falls to nearly 6-month low after the U.S. Crude Surprise, Gasoline Build – August 4, 2022

Market overview • US Jul S&P Global Composite PMI 47.5 forecast, 47.5 previous • United States June US Factory Orders (monthly) 2.0%, 1.1% forecast, 1.6% previous • US Jul Services PMI 47.3, 52.7 forecast, 47.0 previous • US ISM non-manufacturing PMI 56.7, 53.5 forecast, 55.3 previous •US July non-manufacturing ISM prices 72.3, previous 80.1 • […]

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ISM: The services sector progressed in July

The ISM services index registered 56.7% in July, 1.4 percentage points higher than June’s reading of 55.3%. This reading represents the 26e consecutive month of growth for the service sector. Thirteen service industries recorded growth in July. Respondents to the Accommodation and Food Services survey noted that “Restaurant sales have slowed in recent weeks (due […]

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South African rand plunges as dollar gains on US services sector data

youupdates prices to reflect afternoon trade JOHANNESBURG, August 3 (Reuters) – The South African rand gave up gains on Wednesday after the dollar rallied following a surprise rally in the U.S. services sector in July, supporting the view that the U.S. economy was not in good health. recession. The Institute for Supply Management said its […]

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Gold price remains under pressure, ignores jump in US ISM services sector PMI to 56.7

Editor’s Note: With such volatility in the markets, stay up to date with daily news! Get our quick roundup of today’s must-see news and expert opinion in minutes. Register here ! Correction: A previous article cited the wrong data for July ISM Service PMI. The following article contains the correction numbers. […]

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Services sector suffers worst month since Covid forced most of the country into lockdown 17 months ago

Services sector suffers worst month since Covid forced most of the country into lockdown 17 months ago as cost of living crisis rages Survey estimates industry growth lowest since February 2021 It comes amid “increased economic uncertainty” due to inflationary pressure Report finds operating expenses and average prices are growing at high rates Businesses continue […]

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Services sector at worst point since Alpha variant lockdown, survey finds

The UK services sector has had its worst month since the Alpha variant of Covid-19 forced most of the country into lockdown 17 months ago. A new survey has estimated that industry growth is at its lowest since February 2021 as the cost of living crisis forces customers to tighten their belts. The monthly S&P […]

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Service sector contracts in Italy in July – PMI

A food delivery worker rides a bicycle near mounted police officers next to St. Peter’s Square, on the fourth day of an unprecedented lockdown across Italy imposed to slow the coronavirus outbreak, in Rome, Italy, March 13, 2020. REUTERS / Alberto Lingria Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ROME, Aug 3 (Reuters) […]

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U.S. Services Sector Activity Increases Unexpectedly in July By Investing.com

By Scott Kanowski Investing.com — U.S. surges in July, Institute for Supply Management data showed on Wednesday, bucking fears that an inflation-driven meltdown in the broader economy could lead to a slowdown in the crucial service sector in the United States. The ISM Purchasing Managers’ Index reached 56.7 during the month, rising from 55.3 in […]

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Customers can file complaints against default service charges on food bills

August 03, 2022 | 07:00 IST Customers can file complaints against default service charges on food bills Complaint can also be filed electronically via e-daakhil portal www.edaakhil.nic.in for prompt redress. Team Herald PANJIM: Customers can now file complaints with their district collectors against hotels and restaurants that levy service charges, either automatically or by default, […]

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Euro drops on US service sector data

ECEFrankfurt, GermanyThe euro depreciated below $1.0150 today after US data showed US services sector activity rose at a healthy pace in July and supported the strength of the note green. The euro was trading around 3pm GMT at $1.0135, down from $1.0205 at the end of trading on the European forex market the previous day. […]

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U.S. service sector activity increases unexpectedly in July

By Scott Kanowski Investing.com — U.S. non-manufacturing activity jumped in July, data from the Institute for Supply Management showed on Wednesday, amid fears that a broader inflation-driven slump in the economy only lead to a slowdown in America’s crucial service sector. The ISM Non-Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index rose to 56.7 during the month from 55.3 […]

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1 million milestones scored for free Welsh translation service

Helo Blod, a free Welsh translation and consultancy service, is celebrating the translation of a million words after introducing more than 1,000 businesses across Wales to the benefits of using more Welsh in their work. an effort to help double the daily use of Welsh by 2050. Launched in March 2020 to support the Welsh […]