Businesses make various assumptions about the motivations of their customers. At Rukula, the main assumption is that people are good and even strangers will repay a loan
In most parts of the world, video ondemand (VOD) services like Netflix are a way of life. Households are cutting the cord or discontinuing their cable TV subscriptions for VOD. Video on demand is so ingrained in their lifestyles that young people are inviting their partners to ‘Netflix and chill’. Now the service is available for subscription here. So does it live up to the hype? And more importantly, can Netflix stack up against your local DVD vendor?
Sri Lanka’s tourism strategy to attract visitors has hinged on highlighting sun and a dash of wildlife, with some history and wide smiles thrown in. But this is not a unique pitch; many other tropical Asian countries can also be described the same way. An industry expert says Sri Lanka needs to take a long view on its branding and product development
The capital market regulator’s fuzzy and confused logic to force controlling shareholders of public firms to sell a part of their holdings to remain listed has backfired. It’s a quagmire that now requires quick and decisive action to correct