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CGI to hire 15,000 over the next 5 years
Eyeing acquisitions, new hires to counteract looming slowdown in US , UK, says chief Serge Godin. CGI mainly delivers services to the India offices of global clients. It earns half of its revenue from managed IT services or outsourcing. The firm which has made 110 acquisitions in the past four decades, may look at acquisitions in India too.
Government mulls tax break for Indian pharma companies
The government had introduced a weighted tax deduction of 200% on expenditure on R&D i...
Financial performance of bulk tea companies likely to remain under pressure in FY2020, says ICRA
On the production front, overall global tea ...
Handsets companies say Exports Sop must for investment
Handset brands and third-party manufacturers are putting investments and hiring plans on hold following a sudden reduction in duty credit scrips under the Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS) to 2%, from 4%.
SOAR is helping companies reduce cost up to 30%: Inderjit Bains, Oracle
"Most customers today understand that there is a lot of value in moving to cloud and adopting the new practices. So, the challenges include helping the customer see how to do business in a new way and leveraging technology to enable the transformation."
A chat with Disney boss spread over 3 pints helped Tom Holland 'save' Spider-Man
In August, Sony announced it would carry on the franchise without Marvel Studios' involvement.
India plans new law to protect foreign investment: Sources
India plans to attract more capital from overseas to boost stuttering domestic growth by this move.
Indian Army to throw parts of Eastern Command HQ open for public
The decision came soon after the War Memorial at the entrance of the Fort William was opened on December 16, the Vijay Diwas, to the citizens who seek to pay homage to the martyrs of the Indian Army. "We intend to open up selected areas of Fort William for people who are interested in the history of the city and fort," Eastern Army commander Lt General Anil Chauhan said.
Mutual fund houses see red as Sebi asks them to monitor listed companies
Mutual funds, AIFs may need to report corporate governance issues in firms they invest in.
About time India’s family businesses model themselves on Amazon: Damodaran
I am happy with how Tata Group has evolved from its struggles with corporate governance.
Muthoot finance company MD injured in attack in Kerala
The Managing Director of Muthoot Finance company was injured after miscreants allegedly pelted his vehicle with stones here on Tuesday morning.
Share market update: Nifty Commodities index down; BPCL loses 1%
The Nifty Commodities index was trading 0.16 per cent down at 3528.1.
Do away with GST on services by microfinance companies: Industry's Budget wish-list
Highlighting the key demands, Sa-Dhan Executive Director P Satish said, "MFIs (microfinance institutions) offer different services to the microfinance clients and we request the Government of India that Goods and Services Tax (GST) should be done away (on the services) with since it is a service to the low income segment of the population".
Share market update: Nifty Energy index flat; BPCL down 1%
The Nifty Energy index was trading 0.2 per cent down at 16021.7.
Stock market update: 19 stocks hit 52-week lows on NSE
Benchmark index NSE Nifty was trading 68.30 points down at 12294.0, while the BSE Sensex was trading 223.19 points down at 41729.44.
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