How Indian women commute: The daily battle of going to work
There is hardly any discussion on how to make it safe for women to return home from work.
Students of IIT-Kharagpur receive over 1000 job offers in five days
Students got job offers from companies in the software, hardware, consult...
Startup investors writing more $100 million cheques this year
With the rush of capital and new types of investors coming in, venture capitali...
Base year depends on global, national economic situation, data availability: Rao Inderjit Singh
As per the United Nations System of National Accounts (UN SNA)-2008, base year of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) series is revised from time to time to better capture structural changes in the economy. The member countries are required to revise the base year of their macro-economic indicators like Gross Domestic Product (GDP).
Indian tech firms are looking beyond traditional hubs to set up shop in the US
American headhunters also say that cities like Austin and Seattle are becoming technology hubs.
Late-stage Indian startups bulk up its boards with independent hands
Oyo, Ola, Freshworks, Flipkart and Paytm are mong leading home-grown tech ventures that have brought in industry veterans to address compliance and governance issues.
After WeWork debacle, founders forced to chase profit, not just funds
The depleting market value of global startups has raised alarm bells about loss-making ventures and their business models. The focus, therefore, is growth with profitability, said founders and investors who attended The Economic Times Awards for Corporate Excellence, 2019.
IIT Delhi students receive 244 offers on Day 1
Microsoft has offered the highest number of offers to 30 students including 2 international offers, followed by Intel which gave 27 domestic offers. Other international offers include one each from Uber USA and Squarepoint Singapore. Among other companies offering high number of offers include Qualcomm with 16 offers and Goldman with 12 offers.
Does Dalal Street allow a play on India’s real growth story any more?
There are a couple of puzzling macroeconomic trends which have developed in India.
Market Movers: What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping
DIIs were net sellers to the tune of Rs 155.47 crore, data suggests.
Oyo Parent suffers Rs 2,385-cr net loss, operating expenses jump more than 390%
The rise in total expenses comes at a time when the company has been expanding aggressively into overseas markets, particularly in China, where it has committed huge amount of capital, along with the US and the UK.
A law in the making to guard ecommerce consumers
The ministry of consumer affairs is looking to add a section detailing penalties for ecomm firms.
What’s an economic reform, as we know it?
What we are seeing is a complete overhaul of the operating system of Indian business.
The sharing and renting economy sees a bloom amidst the slowdown
The sharing and renting economy appears to be steadily growing among millennials averse to acquiring assets.
SoftBank's second Vision Fund is starting life with a mere $2 billion
So far, it is unclear whether there are any outside investors in the second fund. The original Vision Fund was announced in October 2016, but took another seven months for its first major closing with $93 billion in commitments.
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