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Govt investing in human resource development, says Azam Swati

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science & Technology Azam Swati on Tuesday said the government was investing in human resource development and its management as it was aware of its importance. He was addressing as chief guest at the closing ceremony of two days international conference on 'Emerging Challenges for Organizations in Developing Economies (ECODE)' organized by Bahria University (BU) Islamabad. The conference highlighted the issues related to innovation and new venture creation, organisational diversity…

Google, Temasek investing in Indonesia’s Go-Jek as ride-hailing rivalry deepens: sources

SINGAPORE: Google, Singapore investor Temasek and China‚Äôs Meituan-Dianping are investing in Go-Jek as part of a $1.2 billion fundraising round, bolstering the Indonesian ride-hailing firm in its battle with deep-pocketed rivals Grab and Uber, sources said. The investments by Alphabet's Google - its first in a ride-hailing firm in Asia - and the other prominent investors underscore both the potential of the business in Southeast Asia, a region of 640 million people, and the insatiable appetite for funds at ride-hailing…