China’s automakers finally poised to sell cars in U.S., Europe

After a decade of development, often through buying or benchmarking foreign technology and know-how, Chinese automakers are looking with greater ambition at selling their cars in major Western markets. Improvements in car design, technology and marketing at firms including Geely, GAC Motor and Great Wall Motor…

Art, history tours offer visitors a unique look at Whatcom County

  A volunteer docent leads a tour of the “People of the Sea and Cedar” exhibition at the Whatcom Museum’s Lightcatcher building. Whatcom Museum Courtesy to The Bellingham Herald With visitors in town during the holidays, it’s always nice to find unique activities in Bellingham that get everyone…

Package tours likely to get cheaper post tax credits’ review

NEW DELHI: Package tours could become cheaper as the government is looking at a proposal to allow tax credits to tour operators, which will reduce the incidence of the goods and services tax on those booking holidays. The GST Council is expected to take a call on this at its next meeting,…

Afghanistan eye ‘A’ tours to India before debut Test

Afghanistan U-19 cricketers during their training stint at the SRMC, Chennai, earlier this year. CHENNAI: The cricket fraternity in Afghanistan is buzzing with excitement after the BCCIannounced its decision to host the war-torn nation in their debut Test match next year. Now, the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB), which has received tremendous…

What Would You Like With Your Gas Station?

It is not very common to find a gas station that is just, well, a gas station. They are placed in combination with a variety of different businesses, which most enjoy a lot of financial success. Below are a few of the more common and interesting…

How To Use Facebook Marketing To Rapidly Scale Your Business

Shutterstock Facebook is arguably the world’s most powerful marketing platform. Within two years, it has helped me build and run numerous multimillion-dollar businesses from scratch. It has unique benefits that few other marketing or advertising platforms can offer: advanced targeting and user-friendly dashboards. Plus, you can start with…

Vodafone Now Offering Rs. 2,200 Cashback on Select Micromax 4G Smartphones

Vodafone India on Thursday announced a new partnership with Micromax, where it will offer cashbacks on various entry-level Micromax 4G smartphones. The new offers follow on the first partnership between Vodafone and Micromax last month, when Vodafone offered a cashback on the Micromax Bharat 2 Ultra to bring its effective price to Rs. 999.…

6 Marketing Trends To Help You Budget For 2018

Shutterstock Ah, the greatest time of year: The leaves have been changing colors, Starbucks is rolling out all its highly anticipated fall and winter drinks, your neighbors are hanging up their holiday lights, and, of course, marketing leaders are crafting their annual budgets. It’s always important…