Study Shows The Gig Economy Isn't Just For
Study Shows The Gig Economy Isn't Just For Start-UpsJD Supra (press release)However, according to a recent article on Fortune, large, multi-national employers are increasingly engaged and active in the gig economy. The article describes a recent University of Oxford study which showed that more large employers are using ...
Posted on 15 September 2017 | 6:42 pm
Term Sheet — Friday, September 15 -
Term Sheet — Friday, September 15Fortune... Food could garner a valuation roughly in the $2 billion range. Read more at Fortune. • Wish, a San Francisco-based e-commerce company, is raising approximately $250 million in new funding at a valuation that could be more than $8 billion, according ...
Posted on 15 September 2017 | 8:11 am
JD.com, JD Finance and Central Group to
JD.com, JD Finance and Central Group to Launch E-commerce and Fintech Services Joint Ventures in ThailandMarkets InsiderBANGKOK, Thailand and BEIJING, Sept. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JD.com, (NASDAQ:JD), China's largest retailer, leading Chinese fintech company JD Finance, Thailand's largest retail conglomerate Central Group, and Provident Capital today ...and more »
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 9:06 pm
Liu Qiangdong, the 'Jeff Bezos of China', on
Financial TimesLiu Qiangdong, the 'Jeff Bezos of China', on making billions with JD ...Financial TimesThe tech titan epitomises the country's new class of self-made billionaires. He talks about his rise to the top and taking on Alibaba.and more »
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 9:02 pm
Apple's Reported $1000 iPhone 8 Price Is
FortuneApple's Reported $1000 iPhone 8 Price Is Putting Off China's ShoppersFortuneApple will launch an expected "iPhone 8" on Tuesday, hoping the number's auspicious connotations in China will help turn around fortunes in the world's biggest smartphone market after six quarters of falling sales. Chinese shoppers, however, are ...and more »
Posted on 11 September 2017 | 6:15 am
INXS guitarist Tim Farriss loses finger
Guitarist Tim Farriss, 57, lost the ring finger of his left hand to ... including one it found — Canadian J.D. Fortune — by launching a reality show in 2005 designed to find a permanent replacement. In 2012, the band said it would stop touring ...
Posted on 5 February 2015 | 12:37 am
J.D. Fortune embarking on marathon project
He’s not on stage with INXS. He’s at home in Westville. The late-night shouts come not from a crowd of fans watching him perform, but a group of guys, or gals, in a car. That’s just one change since Fortune, formerly known as Jason Bennison, moved ...
Posted on 8 August 2014 | 8:32 am
Interview: J.D. Fortune documentary
Chasing Fortune — a documentary about the career of one of Canada’s most controversial rock artists J.D. Fortune — will be premiering at Toronto’s Royal Cinema on College Street on Nov. 11. Music reporter Rudy Blair spoke with Karen Bliss, the ...
Posted on 8 November 2013 | 1:06 am
Documentary on J.D. Fortune, One-Time INXS
Former INXS lead singer J.D. Fortune had his glorious highs and crushing lows as the frontman for the Aussie rockers. But the Canadian musician's lower lows are the subject of Andrew Nisker's rock doc Chasing Fortune, set for its world premiere in Toronto ...
Posted on 6 November 2013 | 6:27 am
Former INXS Frontman J.D. Fortune's Comeback
TORONTO -- Former INXS lead singer J.D. Fortune had his glorious highs and crushing lows as the frontman for the Aussie rockers. "I knew he'd won the show," Nisker said of Fortune's instant rock stardom as the replacement frontman for Michael Hutchence ...
Posted on 5 November 2013 | 4:24 am