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$5m private funding for PlasmaTech Biopharmaceuticals downstream tech

PlasmaTech Biopharmaceuticals uses a filtration process with a higher yield of proteins. (Image: ec-jpr/CC)

Lenders woo cabbies of tech-backed taxis

Recently, the countrys largest lender State Bank of India tied up with Ola Cabs to finance driver-entrepreneurs recommended by the online cab aggregator. So far, we have financed 20 beneficiaries with the total loan disbursed being Rs 50 lakh, said P S Prakash Rao, chief general manager (Chennai circle), SBI. The average ticket size is […]

Flipkart Seeking $15 Billion Valuation In New $800 Million Private Funding: Report

One of Flipkarts warehouses. The Indian online retailer is seeking more funds as it expands operations and acquires technologies and top talent, ahead of what could be a $5 billion IPO, according to various reports. Punit Soni/Google+ page

New York lawmakers rush to beat midnight budget deadline

New York lawmakers worked into the night Tuesday with the goal of approving the final provisions of the state budget, including changes to teacher evaluations and an ethics proposal intended to address corruption in Albany. Details of the complicated $142 billion spending plan were given to rank-and-file lawmakers and the public only hours before the […]

Why Diamond Bank Is Sacking Its Workers

There are reports that Diamond bank is embarking on a massive downsizing follow the loss it suffered last year. Staff of the bank are on the edge as letters have started rolling out and about 150 to 200 employees are probably on the hook to leave. Here are 3 reasons why the bank is sacking […]

NFL Los Angeles: Rams Riverfront Stadium Sacrifices County Funding To Keep …

The continued progress of St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke’s initiative to build a new NFL stadium in Los Angeles County prompted Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon to take a calculated risk late last month in his bid to keep the franchise in its current market. When Nixon’s office removed St. Louis County executives from efforts […]

Better Off Buying? House Payments More Affordable Than Rent in Most of U.S.

You may be better off buying property in Prince Georges County than renting a place to live, a new study reveals. Realtytrac, a company that collects US real estate data, found that monthly mortgages on an average priced home were more affordable than the fair market rent on a three bedroom apartment in 76 percent […]

Habitat for Humanity celebrates milestone in Jackson

The 600th home built by volunteers in the capital city was recently completed thanks to the help of more than 200 community volunteers who pitched in to help. Saturday was the first full day Shalonda Isaac was living in her new home on Warren Street. The new home is a milestone for both her and […]

Estimated monthly payments for the median house in Capital Region places

Estimated monthly payments for the median house in Capital Region places Be sure to see the notes at the bottom. Also: Those tiny bar graphs on the right side of the table depict the monthly mortgage payment (orange) + the monthly property tax payment (blue). Scanning down the list in that column can give you […]

Fort Smith man sentenced for bankruptcy fraud

A Fort Smith man was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison for bankruptcy fraud and being a felon in possession of a firearm, according to a news release from US Attorney Conner Eldridge. Randall Bee Randy Blythe, 58, will also have to pay $468,309 in restitution and serve three years of supervised release, according […]

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