“As artistes, producers and directors, we’ve made projects that we want to showcase to the audiences. We want the world to see them. Right now, at this point of time, the only way we can do that is through OTT platforms, where people are safe in their houses, and can watch whatever they want to. Definitely, the pressure of the rat race and box office figures has been taken off, but it’s not like we don’t want to get back into theatres,” she tells us. … [Read more...] about Friday jitters gone: OTT releases take off the box office pressure, finish the ‘rat race’
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Managers of today need to be specialised in their fields and a general management degree is no longer good enough to secure a job. “The kind of specializations that the industry has been looking for now has never been before. For example, we have started a BBA in Analytics two years ago after industry approached us and we created the course with features of both management and analytics courses. This fills up requirement of two persons with different skills by just employing one,” said Dr Chand P Saini Assistant Professor, Faculty of Commerce and Management, SGT University. … [Read more...] about Digital is the new buzzword for jobs of the future!
liquidity available, the chief of the Soft Bank does not see any issue with the liquidity in the Indian market at the cheap rates. “In India, the liquidity is very, very healthy. So, there is no issue of liquidity, there’s no issue of rates. The issue is to find the right opportunities,” said, Manoj Kohli, country head, Soft Bank at ET Global Townhall on Friday. He explained, “Globally, the liquidity in the financial markets are at the peak. The rates are maybe at the lowest point. Markets like Japan, Europe and others are close to zero interest rates. Its very important for investors to look for investment opportunities at this time because they are not finding enough and adequate investment opportunities as on date.” Soft Bank has funded dozens of startups in India including, PayTm, Delhivery, Grofers, Policy Bazaar, First Cry Snap Deal, etc. Under the current environment when the challenges are unprecedented and every sector is impacted entrepreneurs … [Read more...] about Healthy liquidity in India; finding right investment opportunity is a challenge: Manoj Kohli of SoftBank
"Inception," a 2010 film by the British director, is slated for an Aug. 28 re-release. A re-run of Nolan's "Interstellar" from Sunday has generated a box office revenue of more than 50 million yuan (about 7.14 million U.S. dollars), bringing the 2014 film's total Chinese mainland box office north of 800 million yuan, according to Maoyan, a movie-ticketing platform. … [Read more...] about More major films unveil Chinese mainland release dates as theaters gradually reopen
The sequel to Brie Larson' Captain Marvel is moving forward at Marvel Studios with the hiring of filmmaker Nia DaCosta. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the director will helm the project with a script from Megan McDonnell, who is currently a writer on the upcoming Disney Plus Marvel series WandaVision. … [Read more...] about Nia DaCosta becomes first Black woman to direct MCU film, will helm Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel 2: report