Service sector

Return to CERB-level financial support needed for service sector, says Hamilton restaurant worker

Hamilton restaurant worker believes a return to the level of funding previously offered by the Canada Emergency Benefit (CEP) would greatly help food industry workers and businesses as the province grapples with a record number of COVID-19 cases linked to the Omicron variant. The ECP ended in October 2020 and was replaced by the Canada […]

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Opening of the first Michelin Tire Service concept store in Colombo

From left to right: Gaganjot Singh, President of the Michelin Africa, India and Middle East (AIM) region, Dr Maheshani Wijesinghe, Director of Kusum Tires Arosha Rodrigo, President and CEO of DIMO Ranjith Pandithage, Director of Kusum Tires Asoka Rodrigo and the Managing Director of Kusum Tires Premalal Rodrigo at the opening ceremony of the first […]

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UK service sector driven by export sales and new business growth

Prices charged by firms in the service sector rose at a record rate during the period thanks to soaring inflation, rising fuel prices and wage increases. Photo: Stu Forster / Getty The UK saw a strong recovery in service sector activity in November, spurred by a sharp rise in exports and growth in new businesses. […]

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ICICI Bank customer alert! Service charge on A / C savings, ATM transaction fees will be increased from January 1, check out new rates here | Personal finance news

New Delhi: Private sector lender ICICI Bank has announced that it will revise the service fees on ICICI bank savings accounts with effect from January 1, 2022. The bank also announced a revision of the ATM transaction fees – National Savings Account Holders from January 1. For transactions at ICICI Bank ATMs / cash recycling […]

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Innovate in the concept of product or service

Andrew Alianan, Cherrie Atilano and Jan de Leon – PHOTOS CONTRIBUTED At the 16th Annual Mansmith Young Market Masters Awards (YMMA), we asked three of the marketing rock stars to share their ideas on product or service concept innovation. They are: Andrew Alianan, Marketing Director at North Ridge Foods / YMMA Awardee for Export Marketing; […]

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Japan’s service sector activity is growing at the fastest pace in 2 years

A couple is seen sitting at an outdoor table in a restaurant in the Ikebukuro area amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Tokyo, Japan, August 2, 2021. REUTERS / Androniki Christodoulou Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, Dec.3 (Reuters) – Japan’s service sector activity grew at the fastest pace […]

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Inside Housing – News – Residents of G15 owner strike over service charges as bills soar

Vaughan Road, Peterborough James Baker’s service charge rose from £ 9 per week to £ 63 per week in March last year, although he said he was not receiving services such as window cleaning and laying of gutters. When he phoned Hyde to ask for this, he was told the increase was a mistake and […]

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Braintree Electric sells internet services business to Comcast

BRAINTREE, MA – The Braintree Electric Light Department (BELD) has sold its internet business to Comcast, a spokesperson for the non-profit utility said on Wednesday. The sale will allow BELD’s approximately 2,500 Internet and phone customers to transfer service to Comcast, which has served Braintree for 18 years and has one of the fastest and […]

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Consumption and demand in the service sector played a key role in the collapse of global COVID-19 trade

Consumption and demand in the service sector played a key role in the collapse of global COVID-19 trade The global economy and global trade flows have been hit hard by the COVID-19 crisis (Baldwin 2020, Liu et al. 2021). The trade collapse in Q2 2020 was even more severe than during the trough of the […]

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Why it’s time to end the scourge of service fees

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 2:25 p.m. Ask five people about the service charge – that innocent-looking 12.5% ​​“discretionary” or “optional” at the bottom of your bill – and you’ll get five different answers. It’s an archaic, often underground system and I’m glad I scuffed it in our Oklava restaurant. Here’s why. The service charge has […]