Indices reflect financial performance of India Inc, not GDP: Mukesh Agarwal
Mukesh Agarwal, CEO, NSE Indices, explains what is causing the di...
TikTok owner has a new music app for India - Resso
ByteDance Inc is testing a new music app in India and Indonesia as it tries to pull off another global sensation.
India Inc has long way to go in employing disabled people
Only 34 lakh of the about 1.34 crore people with disabilities (PwDs) in the employable age have a job in India, according to Equiv.in, a recruitment platform that cited government data for the numbers. That is an unemployment rate of more than 70%.
India eases lending rules for weak shadow banks
The government had earlier this year announced it would partially guarantee state banks' purchase of as much as 1 trillion rupees of performing assets of these non-bank financial companies.
New Apple Mac Pro's price leaves users wide-eyed; can cost $52,000
Mac Pro's price has left users in shock.
Japan India's closest partner, has special significance for Northeast: Jitendra Singh
During a delegation-level meeting with Japan's Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Hiroshi Kajiyama, Singh highlighted the investment made by Japan in the northeastern region, especially in the infrastructure sector. Both India and Japan have developed special bonding under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi
India, Japan trade ministers discuss review of CEPA ahead of PMs meet
In the hour-long meeting, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal conveyed to Japanese Trade and Industry Minister Hiroshi Kajiyama that "market access for India's goods and services with partner countries is very important but despite commitments in CEPA from Japan, market access for India's goods and services remains elusive".
Saudi Aramco to be a good lead for a play on oil prices: David Lennox, Fat Prophets
Being the single largest oil producer, we believe that if you want to play on the oil price and want to have exposure through a company, Saudi Aramco will provide a good lead because it is going to be a very low cost producer. That in turn gives the company enough leverage to carry out any amount of price increase.
Government readies plan to push India into top 50 ease of business rankings
The government on Tuesday set out the roadmap to get India to break into the top 50 countries in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business rankings with Prime Minister Narendra Modi brainstorming with ministries.
Nirmala Sitharaman, Ravi Shankar Prasad to speak at Times Network’s India Economic Conclave
Over the years, India Economic Conclave has been instrumental in addressing critical issues related to the country’s economy. As a platform, it has brought together the sharpest minds in business, governance and policymaking and has become the hallmark of economic thought leadership.
Onion from Afghanistan cools down prices in India
As many as 50 trucks laden with onion crossed over to India across Attari check post and 55 trucks had brought the tuber on Monday this week. The landed cost of onion from Afghanistan is Rs 40-55 per kg while the local crop is priced at Rs 65- 75 per kg and retail prices are hovering over Rs 100 per kg. The spurt in international supply has cooled down wholesale prices of onion by 20-30%, said traders.
India assures renewable developers of pro-business policies
"Government is committed to managing curtailments to enhance the ease of doing business for developers in the renewable energy sector," New and Renewable Energy Secretary Anand Kumar said on the sidelines of the ongoing Madrid Climate Conference (CoP25) at Madrid in Spain late Monday.
US dictionary Merriam-Webster names 'they' as word of the year
Earlier, the dictionary added the word "they" as a non-binary pronoun that can refer to just one person.
CG Power shares slip 5% as SFIO begins probe
On the NSE, the shares fell 4.7 per cent to Rs 11.15.
Financial officers in India feel healthy corporate culture is critical to building trust: Survey
"Driving culture transformation in finance is imperative to presenting a forward-looking corporate reporting based on a wider balance between financial and non-financial information," Sandip Khetan, national leader and partner, financial accounting advisory services, EY India, said.
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