Daily Archives: April 18, 2017

JAL profit down 31.9 percent

Japan Airlines (JAL) announced a net profit in the April-June period fell 31.9 percent to 18.33 billion yen (187 million dollars), after rival All Nippon Airways reported a loss due to soaring fuel costs.

JAL, which re-listed its shares in Tokyo last year after a bankruptcy restructuring high performance, reported sales totaled 294.1 billion yen, up 2.6 percent.

While the carrier did not give specific reasons for lower profits, where a sharp decline in the yen exchange rate has boosted the price of fuel is predominantly dollar-denominated purchases. Fuel is one of the biggest cost element for the aviation industry.

Four months Boeing Dreamliner in-“grounded” also hit two largest airlines in Japan, where ANA said on Tuesday that the crisis has helped drag losses of 6.6 billion yen for the three months to June.

For the fiscal year to March 2014 JAL retaining previous forecast unchanged, the net profit of 118 billion yen in total sales of 1.272 trillion yen, reported AFP.

How Swot Analysis Helps A Market Research Company To Analyze The Market

SWOT analysis is a valuable tool in the kitty of a market research company. The company provides detailed market research reports for their clients in a particular industry. It employs various methods and techniques to collect, gather and analyze the information about different companies in a particular market and a particular sector. This analysis determines where a particular company fits between its internal and distinctive capabilities and external opportunities and threats. SWOT stands for Strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats of an organization.

The SWOT analysis is performed for each organization to assess its strengths and weaknesses and to get required insight in the potential and critical issues that can affect a venture. These processes are comprised of three important phases where it determines the strategic issues, the strategy and the implementation and monitor of the strategies.

Determining the Strategic issues relevant to a firm

A market research company starts this analysis by determining the firms position in the relevant industry. It also determines the companys position in the general environment. They also determine the internal issues, external issues, opportunities and threats that affect companys prospects. They analyze and rank the external issues according to probability. It also lists other strategic factors, external or internal that can affect the competitive position of the company in the long-term.

Identifying the Strategy

Next important step is the identifying the capability of the firm to fit into its internal capabilities and external environment. In addition, this process also requires designing alternative strategies for addressing vital issues. The market research company makes use of critical SWOT matrix to identify the strategies.

Implementing and monitoring strategies

After identifying the strategies, the next job is to implement and monitor the strategies. It includes assigning responsibilities, allocating budget and then monitoring progress and reviewing the process from the beginning.

Conclusion

Market research offers the great insight about the market and the consumers. In addition, keeps the company updated of changing tastes of the consumers to help it cater to the changing consumer tastes. The market research companies make use of SWOT analysis to develop corporate, product and marketing strategies.

With the help of this analytical tool, the company can work towards improving the strengths of the clients company and reducing the weaknesses. It can help increases strengths by making targeted efforts such as building strong brand name, increase market share and improve the skills. Though the company does not have any control over the external opportunities and threats, by increasing the companys strengths, it can help them grab opportunities.

SWOT analysis helps in situational analysis and can help in analyzing the present situation and make best use of it. The firm can use the forecast given by the market research company in its report to devise the strategies to counteract the problems and exploit the opportunities. Lucintel is among the leading market research companies providing their valuable services to global clients.

Vegetable Oils Rich In Fat Properties Like Fiber, Vitamins And Minerals

The foods that we eat give us energy so that our body will be able to perform our daily tasks. Before we eat, we used to cook it first so that the meat will become tender and more delicious because cooking boosts the taste of the food. Oil is the primary ingredient in cooking the foods before we eat. Vegetable oils are considered as friendly to the heart and low in fat and calories. Soyabean oil is the most commonly used ‘vegetable’ oil that is bland and does not interfere with the flavor of the dish. is good for frying and for salads, and considered healthy cooking oil. It is extracted from the seeds of the soybean. It is one of the most widely consumed cooking oils. As a drying oil, processed soybean oil is also used as a base for printing inks (soy ink) and oil paints.

Soy contains many health benefits, which are due to the presence of soy-proteins and isoflavones genistein and daidzein. It is consumed in various forms like Refined Soyabean Oil, which makes it even more popular. It is one of the greatest fighters of dangerous diseases. Even though it is rich in fat properties like fiber, vitamins and minerals, protease inhibitors, flavonoids, isoflavones, polyphenols, terpenes, saponins, phytosterols and phytate makes it very useful. Polyunsaturated oils are usually the vegetable oils such as corn, soybean, sunflower, safflower and Nutrela Proflo. These cooking oils are processed oils that are high in Omega-6.

Cooking oil is purified fat of plant origin, which is usually liquid at room temperature. Some of edible vegetable oils include olive oil, palm oil, soybean oil, canola oil, pumpkin seed oil, corn oil, sunflower oil, safflower oil, peanut oil, grape seed oil, sesame oil, argan oil and rice bran oil. Many other kinds of are also used for cooking. Soyabean is high in fiber and has a low glycaemic index which helps in better control of blood sugar levels. Soya has more fat and protein compared to other pulses like Bengal gram, black gram and green gram and ahs fewer carbohydrates than these pulses. Soya contains a good amount of vitamins, mineral and fiber. Oil can be flavored by immersing aromatic foodstuffs such as fresh herbs, peppers, garlic and so forth in the oil for a period. Cooking oil like Ruchi No.1 Vanaspati Oilor comes from peanuts, sunflowers, or olives. Veggie oil or recognized as cooking essential oil is derived from olives, peanuts and sunflower.

Vegetable oils are rich in fat properties like fiber, vitamins and minerals and help in better control of blood sugar levels. Refined Soyabean Oil enhances the flavor of food, and works well with other ingredients. Nutrela Proflo has high iron content that is a vital element for purifying blood. Ruchi No.1 Vanaspati Oil is favored as a multi-purpose cooking medium.

How To Save Cash On Home Cinema, LCD, LED And Plasma Televisions On An August Bank Holiday

August Bank Holiday Savings Discounts And More At Sound And Vision

This bank holiday weekend visit your local television specialists, Sound and Vision for discounts on the latest flat screen LCD and plasma televisions from manufacturers like Sony, Panasonic, LG, Philips and Sharp. p.

This August bank Holiday weekend discover discounts on a wide range of other home entertainment products like Blu-ray players, DVD recorders, home cinema systems, and Blu-ray home theatre packages. In the Sound and Vision shop there are savings to be made on AV brands like Yamaha, Kef and Onkyo.

Come along to the Sound and vision TV shop in Bolton and have a chat to their sales team about the latest technology on offer. The experts at Sound and Vision will be on hand to explain the latest features to you, including Freeview-HD, freesat-HD, Full HD 1080p televisions and all the great networking facilities of the latest televisions.

If you visit the Sound and Vision Television Shop this weekend you can experience the new generation 3D televisions from Sony and Panasonic. The all new 3D technology has to be seen to be fully appreciated. Footage on screen have a whole new level of depth, they are full of life, colour and detail.

To take advantage of cheap prices on AV and home cinema products, simply log on to the Sound and Vision website or come and visit in store and speak to one of the friendly sales team. Customer travel from all over the UK to the Award winning Sound and Vision Shop so if you are in the area this weekend, or live nearby in Rochdale, Bury, Wigan, Preston a trip in store will definitely be worth it.

The bank holiday opening hours at Sound and Vision are as normal; we will be open all day from 9am till 6pm on Saturday, closed Sunday then open Bank holiday Monday 9am till 6pm. With flexible opening times, you will have plenty of time to call in to the Sound and Vision shop this weekend for a discounted television.

If the Sound and Vision shop is out of your area, then you can still make savings online at www.soundandvision.uk.

For more information and low bank holiday prices on LCD LED and Plasma TVs as well as Home Cinema and Electricals go to Bank Holiday Television Sales or
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Permata Bank Net Income Up 15 Percent

JAKARTA-PT Bank Permata Tbk throughout the first half 2013 net profit of Rp 818 billion, up 15 percent compared with the same period in 2012.

Director of Bank Permata, David Fletcher said the company’s total operating income by the end of June 2013 amounted to Rp 3.2 trillion, up 12.28 percent compared with the same period last year to Rp 2.86 trillion.

The increase in operating income was driven by growth in net interest income and fee-based revenue (fee-based).

In this case, the net interest income grew 12 per cent year on year to Rp 2.56 trillion, while the fee-based income rose 11 percent from the same period in 2012, to Rp 638 billion.

On the other hand, bank lending grew 27 percent year on year from Rp 84.4 trillion at the end of June 2012 to Rp 106.9 trillion at the end of June 2013.

“Credit growth in almost all business segments, including strong growth in SME business, mortgage and lending to corporate and middle segments of the local market.’s Total assets reached Rp. 144.3 trillion, up 31% yoy from Rp 110.6 trillion per 30 June 2012, “said Fletcher.

More diverse funding base and grow sustainably. Third-party funding, including from Islamic-unit increased 32 percent yoy to Rp 116.1 trillion. Composition of demand deposits and savings deposits recorded an increase of respectively 16 percent yoy and 6 percent yoy.

Meanwhile deposits recorded strong growth at 41 per cent yoy. Sharia financing recorded a significant increase in the amount of 95 per cent yoy.

“I am pleased to convey that the Bank’s operational performance improved strongly in the first half of 2013 this through our disciplined in carrying out the strategy,” said Fletcher.

Buy 100% Pure Beverages At Vasundhra Foods.

The basic thrust of all right-minded and well managing companies is that they can provide all services to their costumer whatever they offer. They can fulfill the need for items of consumption and provide them as pure as nature has gifted to the mankind.
They have made a major contribution to the pure drinking water industry by supplying hygienically packaged water as well as devices of water purification. Their team of research and development scientists are working rigorously towards devising the surest methods for the purest of drinking water and to make the entire exercise cost-effective so that something as basic as the fluid that quenches our thirst like no other beverage can come to people at the most nominal price. Not only water, natural resources like milk, curd, mango Pickle etc can be brought up to your home in purest form. Efforts in the direction of supplying efficiently treated products have contributed considerably towards curbing of diseases and ailments caused by intake of impure products. However, most important is water and suppliers made efforts to provide benefits of pure water in remote areas by employing the most advanced technology. There are many well named brands and companies engaged in providing better services and products to people in India. Amongst all Vasundhara Foods & Beverages is one of them. They exercise stringent measures of quality control and make sure there is no compromise on standards. The quality of products are tested and passes the trials of the strictest parameters laid down by the market, domestic as well as International standards. They also ensure that all products and services that are manufactured, marketed and provided by them meets the highest international standards at the most economical price.
Apart from above, these organisations also deals in beverages, eatables and spices. Quality being the hallmark, that makes sure that the laws of demand and supply take a toll on the quality of the products. All these high quality products are immensely popular in the domestic as well as in foreign markets where they reach and are patronized for the freshness and reliable quality. Following the highest standards of quality, products manufactured in India led to achieve the reputation of being a brand at least in packaged drinking water, eatables and beverages. While the purest and best quality ingredients go into the manufacture of pickles and foodstuff, it is ensured that no injurious condiments such as fertilizers, pesticides and harmful chemicals become a part of the beverages.
Drinking water is the most basic of human needs and it is unfortunate if quenching of thirst leads to disease or disorder. We should feel morally responsible to fulfill the need for pure water to every citizen of India.