Deepika Padukone feted at WEF; talks mental health, hope
Deepika Padukone, who has been an advocate of mental health awareness and has been e...
Letter from Wall Street: Dear PM Modi, your politics can wait, but the economy cannot
Use the mandate to implement policies that will make th...
Facebook targets UK growth with 1,000 hires this year
Over half of the new jobs will be in technology, including software engineering and dat...
Global body calls for urgent changes to international tax systems to tackle inequality
Referring to an Oxfam study released yesterday, Independent Commission for the Reform of International Corporate Taxation (ICRICTC) said the inequality crisis remains unaddressed and out of control as hundreds of millions of people are living in extreme poverty while large rewards go to those at the very top.
Deepika Padukone feted with Crystal Award at WEF; stresses on importance of mental health, quotes Martin Luther King
Marico boss Harsh Mariwala took to Twitter to congratulate the actress.
India 4th best market for global companies looking for growth abroad: CEO survey
While confidence levels are generally down across the world, there is a wide variation from country to country.
Pessimism at record level among CEOs: PwC survey
A record level of pessimism has creeped into the CEOs across the world regarding the worldwide economic growth, a much sought after survey showed here on the first evening of the WEF annual meeting.
Gold hits 2-week high on safe-haven demand
US gold futures were up 0.4 per cent at $1,566.00.
Time to celebrate businesses that have enhanced stakeholder value
Let the numbers do the talking: Family-run businesses have generated 14% annual average share price return since 2006, compared with 6% for non-family firms in India, as per Credit Suisse’s Family 1000 in 2018 report.
Extend payment term for telecom dues, charge lower interest: COAI
We have been suggesting a couple of things to the government, says Rajan Mathews.
Asian shares firm as China data show signs of easing economic strains
MSCI's global share index touched record highs and was last up 0.05 per cent.
Trump gets Swiss army security as climate protesters trek to Davos
Greta Thunberg, the 17-year-old Swedish activist, is due to address the annual World Economic Forum (WEF) gathering of global business and political leaders, where US President Donald Trump is the headline speaker. The 50th edition of the meeting sees the return of Trump after he pulled out in 2019.
India's richest 1% holds over 40% of national wealth: Oxfam Report
A recent report on Monday showed that India's richest 1 per cent of the population hold 42.5 per cent of national wealth while the bottom 50...
Interested in diplomacy but not in negotiating with the US: Iran's foreign minister
Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said Iran incurred hundreds of billions of dollars in damages because of current tensions. Referring to the Ukrainian jetliner that crashed earlier this week killing all 176 aboard, Zarif said shooting down of the civilian plane was a mistake.
No turning point in sight as IMF predicts sluggish global growth
The IMF trimmed back its global growth forecasts, mostly due to a slowdown in India.
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