Amazon promises 1 million new jobs in India amid tensions with government
Amazon.com Inc chief Jeff Bezos had on Wednesday announced USD 1 billion (over Rs 7,000 crore) investment in India to help bring small and medium businesses online and committed to exporting USD 10 billion worth of India-made goods by 2025. "We are investing to create a million new jobs here in India over the next five years," Bezos said.
Amazon plans to create 1 million new jobs in India by 2025
The jobs – created both directly and indirectly – will be across industries, inclu...
Xiaomi created 50,000 jobs in India
Xiaomi in a press statement said that it generated employment for 50,000 people in India.
India need not seek solace in China's growth slowdown: Experts
India need not seek solace in China's economic growth slowing to a three-decade low of 6.1 per cent despite impacted by trade war with the US as it is still growing at a faster pace, said experts.
India's gold loan market to touch Rs 4,617 billion by 2022
"Moving forward, these companies are expected to focus on optimising their asset utilisation and leveraging their existing branch infrastructure to maximize the branch-level AUM and customer outreach," KPMG India said in the report 'Return of gold financiers in India's organised lending market'.
India lodges protest over abduction of Hindu girls in Pakistan
As per reports, two minor girls, Shanti Meghwad and Sarmi Meghwad, belonging to the minority Hindu community were abducted on 14 January 2020. They belong to Umar Village, Tharparkar, Sindh, Pakistan.
India to invite Pakistan for upcoming SCO meeting
India will extend invitations to all members of SCO including Pakistan as well as to the observer states for 19th Shanghai Cooperation Organ...
India had concerns over China's trade practices: Piyush Goyal on RCEP
"India did not join Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership because the partnership was not amongst equals", Union Commerce and Industry...
India- UK Building Bonds: In conversation with the British High Commissioner to India
Advt: India- UK Building Bonds: In conversation with the British High Commissioner to IndiaIndia- UK Building Bonds: In conversation with th...
India issues travel advisory in wake of coronavirus spread in China
All travellers to China, in particular to Wuhan city, have been advised to monitor their health closely.
Conveyed our concerns to India on 'Quad' on multiple occasions: Russian Ambassador
Russian Ambassador said Moscow was "concerned and apprehensive" over the Indo-Pacific strategy of the US as it has completely ignored existence of Russia and China while pushing forward its agenda for the strategically key region. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov had also criticised the US-led Indo-Pacific initiative , calling it a "divisive approach."
China defends raising Kashmir issue at UNSC to de-escalate Indo-Pak tensions
China's comments came a day after India asserted that Beijing's latest attempt to raise the Kashmir issue at the UNSC on Pakistan's behalf has failed, with an overwhelming majority of the 15-member body expressing the view that it was not the right forum to discuss the bilateral issue between India and Pakistan.
Not ready for peace with India without resolving Kashmir issue in just manner: Pakistan Foreign Minister
Addressing the CSIS think-tank on Thursday, Qureshi reiterated Pakistan's demand that US President Donald Trump should mediate to resolve the Kashmir issue.Ties between India and Pakistan came under severe strain after New Delhi revoked Jammu and Kashmir's special status and bifurcated it into two Union Territories on August 5, evoking strong reactions from Islamabad.
Progress of top development schemes remains constrained in India: Study
"Progress across major development schemes in India, including education, health and nutrition, water and sanitation, agriculture and rural development, livelihood, among others, remains constrained due to sub-optimal utilisation of available funds, especially at the district level," Tata Trust said in a statement. "These need to be addressed urgently," it added.
A taxpayer-friendly interface for India Inc: Is it tough proposition?
Bring in technology to cut interfacing between tax assessment officer (AO) and taxpayer.
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