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2014-01-17 08:22:12

NEW DELHI, January 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- * There is a slight improvement in confidence level of corporate India, shows the latest survey * 88 per cent of the respondents expect the overall economic situation to improve or remain same in the January-March quarter * Around three quarters of the 500 Indian CEOs/CFOs surveyed say overall economic conditions have largely remained same in the October-December quarter over the preceding quarter First the good...

2011-06-08 06:01:00

Business Review from Brazil Business Today SAO PAULO, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Brazil Business Today -- While on the one hand Brazil was welcoming more foreign investment and a host of dignitaries during the month of May, on the other it was embroiled in a bitter trade dispute with neighbor Argentina. In its "May 2011 Business Review", Brazil Business Today analyzes major Brazilian business happenings of import to the international business community, including: Walmart's...

2008-09-22 15:00:50

By K.R. Balasubramanyam For a business to be successful, half the challenge is won if it is able to fathom its customer's mind and decode his tastes and preferences. The rest of the challenge lies in servicing and sustaining those preferences. But this is usually easier said than done. Four experts from IT and financial services sectors converged at Boardroom Breakfast, a panel discussion organised by Business Today at Le Meridien hotel in Bangalore on August 20, and provided insights on...

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  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'