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Trump sons, planning expansion of family business, look to leverage campaign experience

Donald Trump Jr. (left) and his brother Eric attend the grand opening of the Trump International Hotel and Tower in Vancouver, B.C., Canada, Feb. 28 2017. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP) NEW YORK: Donald Trump's adult sons, who are overseeing a nationwide expansion of the family business during their father's presidency, are envisioning ways that their experiences from the campaign trail can help them establish a footing in dozens of new markets. Read More

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Mother’s Recipe brings a tradition of over 115 years in a bottle

Pune-based Mother’s Recipe has today become synonymous with pickles, but this century-old legacy brand has much more to offer. Read More

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Traditional Chinese Medicine a dying trade in Thailand

BANGKOK: Chang An herbal shop is now the last Traditional Chinese Medicine outlet in Sampeng, the oldest Chinese neighbourhood in Bangkok. Read More

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Oldest business owner in Vernon Parish celebrates 95th birthday

Bea's Place, a local Vernon Parish tavern at 2044 Tower Road in Cravens, Louisiana has been in business for more than 38 years, and is owned/operated by Beatrice Watkins. Read More

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GCC family businesses face tough transition: survey

Dubai - More than half of the GCC’s family businesses are in the midst of the transition from the second to third generation; and just around 15 per cent of those businesses are likely to survive it, according to the inaugural GCC-focused family business study conducted by Gulf Read More

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Succession planning vital for family-run firms

It was interesting to read that most of the corporate heavyweights in South-east Asia are family businesses and that in Singapore, only about 60 per cent of them have succession plans in place ("Leaving family business in good hands", Oct 4; and "How to avoid squabbles in family-run firms", last Sunday). Read More