Untitled Document
 

Profile

The Gillette Group headquartered in Trinidad and Tobago and founded in 1983 under the banner of Computers and Controls Ltd., has twenty - two years later, grown beyond the boundaries of Trinidad and Tobago, extending its business interests across the Caribbean region and into North America... more

SELECTION
Company List
Press Note:
Business News
Comtech
Technology News
BMW CEO hints there is space for more electric models
Sun, 02 Aug 2015 04:48:45 -0400

Krueger, Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW, speaks during the world premiere of the new BMW 7 series car at the company's headquarters in MunichThe chief executive of BMW hinted in a German paper that there was potential for another of its "i" electric car models. "Between the i3 and the i8, there is space if you look at it from the number point of view," Harald Krueger told Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, when asked if he was planning new models. Krueger also said BMW was in regular contact with major technology companies, including Apple, over connected cars.


Verizon's workers say no strike for now, union talks continue
Sun, 02 Aug 2015 02:40:33 -0400

Verizon workers take part in a rally as they negotiate a union contract in New YorkBy Malathi Nayak NEW YORK (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc and the unions representing its wireline unit employees on the U.S. East Coast said work will go on and talks continue after their current contract expired. Since June, the unions have been in talks with Verizon over the company's plans to cut costs by controlling healthcare and pension-related benefits over a three-year period. Last week, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers that represent over 37,000 wireline employees said they had voted to go on strike, if needed, after their contract expired on Aug. 1 at midnight.


Former CEO of collapsed Mt.Gox bitcoin exchange arrested in Japan: reports
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 22:40:26 -0400

Mark Karpeles, chief executive of Mt. Gox, bows at the start of a news conference at the Tokyo District Court in TokyoMark Karpeles, the former head of defunct bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox, was arrested on Saturday in connection with the disappearance of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of the virtual currency, Japanese media reports said. The French-born Karpeles, 30, is suspected of falsifying data on the outstanding balance of the exchange, at one point the world's largest hub for trading the digital currency, they added. When it filed for bankruptcy in February 2014, Mt. Gox said 750,000 customer bitcoins and another 100,000 belonging to the exchange were stolen due to a software security flaw.


E&Y Japan arm launches internal probe of Toshiba audit
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:44:40 -0400

A logo of Toshiba Corp is seen next to an advertisement board for its Regza television in TokyoThe Japanese affiliate of Ernst & Young LLC has launched an in-house investigation into its audit of Toshiba Corp in the wake of the electronics maker's $1.2 billion accounting scandal, a person with knowledge of the matter said. Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC has established a team of about 20 executives to investigate whether there were any problems with how it conducted its audits of Toshiba, the person said. Last month an external panel of lawyers and accountants hired to probe Toshiba's accounts found the company had inflated profits by 152 billion yen ($1.23 billion) over seven years by postponing the realization of losses and other schemes.


Sunday, August 02, 2015 Horizontal divider Welcome  |  About Us  |  Companies  |  Contact Us
Gillette Group Services  |  Terms Of Use  |  Privacy Statement  |  Login