Entrepreneurship

‘Companies with female CEOs perform better’

“Companies in high technology industries and those with unique products that are scarce in the market tend to do better with female CEOs. Success in Research and Development is highly prized in these companies and female directors can shape innovation and sustainable growth strategies.”

Renault names new CEO after Carlos Ghosn reign

Luca De Meo has to grapple with an industry downturn in demand, and Renault has said it expected a slight decline in the car market in Europe, Russia and China this year. He also has to try to revitalise the Nissan partnership.

Ivanka Trump’s vision for the future of work

Ivanka Trump said one of the White House’s major priorities is to work with private industry to build the country’s workforce, admitting "most of the federal government training programs don't work."

Bullish Elon Musk dances to Tesla’s China push

Tesla cut the starting price for its China-made Model 3 sedans by 16% to 299,050 yuan (US$42,919) after making it into the list of electric carmakers eligible for government subsidies. Prices of other models available in the Chinese market have also been cut.