Tag Archives: Switzerland

Sanctions Slapped on 5 Global Banks for Crrency Manipulation

Five global banks banks — Citibank, HSBC, JPMorgan, RBS and UBS in US< Britain and Switzerland — have been ordered by the US watchdog CFTC to pay $3.3 billion in penalties for manipulating currencies. The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued sanctions against the five banks, beginning with home-based Citibank slapped with $310 million fine, followed by JPMorgan, RBS and ...

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Tracking Heart Feelings? Indian Scientist Develops ‘Inner You’ (INYU) Wearable Device to Know Heart Status (VIDEO)

To be released into the market soon with a price tag of Rs.9,000, the “Inner You” wearable device developed by Indian-origin researcher Srinivasan Murali, co-founder and CEO of Switzerland-based SmartCardia, can help one track the status of his heart both for medical evaluation and also to assess the emotional status, tracking those who fail love affairs rush to its assistance. ...

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Top 10 wackiest festival destinations around the world

The recent Bollywood movie ‘Zindagi na Milegi Dobara’ has not only let Indians get more interested in Spain as a travel destination, but also get to know the festival of tomatoes – La Tomatina. There are many other wacky festivals around the world and Hotels.com has put together some of the unusual events that guarantee an unforgettable holiday. The Tomatina ...

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