After a two-month gap, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RAB) has announced that it is going to decide on interest rates. Share markets (ASX 200) is at the 5,000 mark. The 2005 Australian share market was at 5000 points and in 2016 we are at the same level. Brent crude oil prices are at $30 a barrel, which is a 12-year low. Commodity prices are at all-time low. The markets are in the red. Reserve Bank will not be changing the cash rate. They will be sitting at 1.75 per cent. This fall in shares and commodity prices is welcoming news for property investors. The property will be viewed as […]
At the helm of Reliance Real Estate, Sunil not only leads his highly experienced and passionate team in delivering first class service and expertise but he motivates and inspires his team to consistently raise the real estate industry benchmark. With a strong sales and marketing background and close to a decade of experience working in real estate, Sunil’s best decision was launching Reliance Real Estate in 2011. Stepping away from the traditional real estate franchise model Sunil was determined to establish an independent agency that valued clients over profits. Read, apply, share. Alongside Sunil’s success selling property and mentoring the real estate leaders of the future, Sunil’s contribution in local business […]
Smart Business Telecom founder Sachin Rathi says winning this year’s prestigious Indian Executive Club (IEC) Award for Best Medium Business has motivated him to work even harder for success.“Absolutely it’s a good feeling but… you’ve just achieved one position, or one success – there’s many more to come,” said Rathi, who’s grown Smart Business Telecom to a turnover in the tens-of-millions. “The whole thing motivates you to plan for a better and more successful future.” What does the future now hold for Rathi? He sees potential mergers or acquisitions ahead. “There’s a lot of consolidation happening in our sector – that’s one of the smart ways to extract the value […]
There’s intense competition in the various business categories, say judges as the Indian Executive Club Awards celebrates the best of the best in its fifth year Alys Francis This November will see the milestone fifth edition of the Indian Executive Club Awards, Victoria’s first event dedicated to recognising the achievements of the fast growing South Asian business community. Over the years the IEC Awards have given a platform to the best of the best. Business profiles have been cemented, entrepreneurs have been celebrated, and the breadth of talent and skill in the community has become known. To find out how the awards have grown and continue to strive to foster […]
Australia’s ‘letterman’ Ahmed Fahour will speak at IEC Awards this year Alys Francis Described as “Australia’s George Clooney”, a “diligent networker” and “relentlessly charming”, Ahmed Fahour is known almost as much for his flamboyant personality as his corporate prowess. He once reportedly sent shockwaves through the members’ enclosure at the Melbourne Cup for waltzing in wearing a cream suit. But you likely know him as the high profile CEO of Australia Post. He’s the man who was charged with steering the iconic Australian company in 2010, at a time when it was being battered by the rise of the Internet – which saw email rapidly replacing letters. Calling Australia Post […]
On the back of a grand awards night in November 2014, the Indian Executive Club conducted a highly engaging and interactive feedback forum on 17 March at Pitcher Partners, where it was announced that IEC will be conducting its fifth milestone awards on 21 November 2015. The key objective of the forum was to create a platform for the winners, major sponsors and finalists of the 2014 awards to come forth and voice their concerns and suggestions on the event. Some of the other key announcements from the Feedback Forum were that the IEC awards 2015 will feature a set of purely Business and Executive categories; the People’s Choice Awards will […]
KAPS Institute of Management KAPS Institute of Management received the Indian Executive Award for Small Business of the Year. A representative of KAPS received the award from Kulbir Soni. KAPS Institute of Management is an education provider catering to learners from diverse nationalities, cultures, religions and languages. With campuses in Melbourne and Brisbane, KAPS is dedicated to providing high quality nationally accredited vocational and English language courses for both domestic and international students.
Amit Tikoo Founder, United International Melbourne-based United International, a unique boutique consultancy that provides consulting and manufacturing services to various clients across Australia in the field of sheet metal and plastics injection molding, was declared the Indian Executive Club’s Micro Business of the Year. Saurabh Mishra, director of TiE Melbourne, presented the award to United International CEO Amit Tikoo, who thanked the organisers and the IEC Club for choosing his company for the award. “This has really helped us raise our profile among the community and among the business people in Melbourne,” said Amit, who is also the CEO of another successful venture, Heraud Inc, an education enterprise based on […]