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Trade representatives seek greater support for export sector from Finance Minister

Trade representatives seek greater support for export sector from Finance Minister

10 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Increase in personal tax exemption and deduction limits and greater support for the exports sector were some of the key demands which were made before....
853 tech firms lay off over 137,492 workers globally, more job cuts coming

853 tech firms lay off over 137,492 workers globally, more job cuts coming

10 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) As more and more companies across the spectrum sack employees amid the global meltdown, at least 853 tech companies worldwide have laid off about 137,....
Besides tourism, Rajasthan will now be promoted as a business state too!

Besides tourism, Rajasthan will now be promoted as a business state too!

10 days ago
Jaipur, Nov 24 (IANS) Travellers from all across the world are keen to come to Udaipur and jodhpur due to its scenic beauty and architectural marvels exiting in the form of pa....
Gadkari approves road projects in Haryana, Telangana, Andhra

Gadkari approves road projects in Haryana, Telangana, Andhra

10 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari has approved road projects of nearly Rs 1,322 crore in Haryana and worth Rs 573.13 Crore for ....
SBI warns customers against instant loan apps

SBI warns customers against instant loan apps

10 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The country's largest lender, State Bank of India (SBI) has warned customers against instant loan apps and even suggested measures to safeguard agains....
Samsung nurtures 426 tech startups via C-Lab programme

Samsung nurtures 426 tech startups via C-Lab programme

10 days ago
Seoul, Nov 24 (IANS) Samsung has helped nurture a total of 426 startups -- 182 in-house firms and 244 outside ones -- through its Creative Lab (C-Lab) Outside programme since ....
Agri Ministry open to pro-farmer changes in Crop Insurance scheme: Official

Agri Ministry open to pro-farmer changes in Crop Insurance scheme: Official

10 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The Ministry of Agriculture is open to making pro-farmer changes in Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) in response to the recent climate crisis ....
Coal production rose 18% to 448 million tonnes in Oct

Coal production rose 18% to 448 million tonnes in Oct

10 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Total coal production stood at 448 million tonnes in October this year which is 18 per cent higher than that of the corresponding period of 2021.
Amazon to shut edtech service Academy's operations in India from Aug 2023

Amazon to shut edtech service Academy's operations in India from Aug 2023

10 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Amazon on Thursday said it is shuttering its edtech offering called Amazon Academy's operations in India starting from August 2023, and will refund th....
Tata Consumer to acquire Bisleri for around Rs 7,000 crore: Report

Tata Consumer to acquire Bisleri for around Rs 7,000 crore: Report

10 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Ramesh Chauhan is divesting Bisleri International to Tata Consumer Products Ltd (TCPL) for an estimated Rs 6,000-7,000 crore, The Economic Times reported.
State govts responsible for protecting mining reserves: Prahlad Joshi

State govts responsible for protecting mining reserves: Prahlad Joshi

10 days ago
Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) It is the responsibility of the state government concerned to protect the mining reserves, including coal reserves, in the state, Union coal minister Pr....
Women's contribution to global fisheries sector gets applause

Women's contribution to global fisheries sector gets applause

11 days ago
Kochi, Nov 24 (IANS) Women form an integral part of the global fisheries-related sectors, a top fisheries official said.
MakeMyTrip's B2B platform MyBiz logs 3X growth over pre-Covid period

MakeMyTrip's B2B platform MyBiz logs 3X growth over pre-Covid period

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) MakeMyTrip's B2B platform MyBiz has doubled its bookings over last year and grown more than three times over pre-Covid period, the company said on Thu....
Creating facilities as per tourists' tastes is vital: Minister

Creating facilities as per tourists' tastes is vital: Minister

11 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 24 (IANS) Creating facilities catering to the tastes of tourists is important and Kerala Tourism is focusing on assuring a novel experience to visitors....
Jio Financial Services could be 5th-largest financial services company

Jio Financial Services could be 5th-largest financial services company

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) After demerger, Jio Financial Services (JFS) could be the fifth-largest financial services company in terms of networth, foreign brokerage, Macquarie ....
Former FTX CEO has no stake in Twitter as a private company: Musk

Former FTX CEO has no stake in Twitter as a private company: Musk

11 days ago
San Francisco, Nov 24 (IANS) Elon Musk on Thursday said that Sam Bankman-Fried (SBF), former CEO of bankrupt crypto exchange FTX, does not have any share in Twitter as a priva....
UP ministers ready to cross shores for Global Investors' Summit

UP ministers ready to cross shores for Global Investors' Summit

11 days ago
Lucknow, Nov 24 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh ministers will travel to 19 cities across 17 countries between December 9 and 19, ahead of the Global Investors' Summit (GIS) scheduled ea....
Wheat prices being closely monitored: Government

Wheat prices being closely monitored: Government

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The government on Wednesday said that wheat prices are being closely monitored and their rise since the ban on exports in May this year has only been ....
SC dismisses Tata Power's plea against Rs 7,000 cr transmission contract awarded to Adani

SC dismisses Tata Power's plea against Rs 7,000 cr transmission contract awarded to Adani

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed an appeal by Tata Power Company Ltd challenging the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission's (MERC) de....
Costly eatables sold at multiplexes, posh restaurants contain operational charges: Govt

Costly eatables sold at multiplexes, posh restaurants contain operational charges: Govt

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Stepping into a swanky multiplex or a high-end restaurant or an airport lounge and purchasing eatables can cost you a bomb.
IndiGo announces 19 new connecting flights to Portugal and Switzerland via Turkey

IndiGo announces 19 new connecting flights to Portugal and Switzerland via Turkey

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) With a view to enhance international connectivity, IndiGo announced the launch of connecting flights via Turkey to Portugal and Switzerland, through i....
Book on Satyam's turnaround released, former board members reminisce company's rescue effort

Book on Satyam's turnaround released, former board members reminisce company's rescue effort

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The Satyam scam, which had rocked the country's corporate world 13 years back in 2009, forcing the government to constitute a six-member board to look....
Job cuts hit media firms amid economic slowdown, more layoffs coming

Job cuts hit media firms amid economic slowdown, more layoffs coming

11 days ago
San Francisco, Nov 23 (IANS) Amid the Big Tech layoff season, the media and entertainment industry worldwide has also been hit with job cuts as advertisers reduce spending ami....
Bank fraud: CBI court awards varying jail terms to 10 accused

Bank fraud: CBI court awards varying jail terms to 10 accused

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) A Special CBI court in Hyderabad has awarded varying jail terms to ten accused in connection with a bank fraud case.
Why Prosus' $578 mn fair value doesn't put BYJU'S valuation at $6 bn

Why Prosus' $578 mn fair value doesn't put BYJU'S valuation at $6 bn

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Global investment group Prosus has put the fair value of its 9.67 per cent stake in BYJU'S at $578 million, which technically puts the current valuati....
Binance looks to hire 8K people by 2023 end: CEO

Binance looks to hire 8K people by 2023 end: CEO

11 days ago
San Francisco, Nov 23 (IANS) Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao has stated that the company is targeting to hire 8,000 people by the end of the year.
Paytm Payments Bank supports UPI market cap, maintains leadership as PSP & Issuer Bank

Paytm Payments Bank supports UPI market cap, maintains leadership as PSP & Issuer Bank

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Homegrown Paytm Payments Bank Limited (PPBL) on Wednesday said it supports and welcomes the proposed implementation of National Payments Council of In....
IndiGo CarGo operates 1st int'l flight between Kolkata, Yangon

IndiGo CarGo operates 1st int'l flight between Kolkata, Yangon

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) IndiGo CarGo operated its first international flight between Kolkata and Yangon, Myanmar.
Air India announces new flights to six destinations in USA, Europe

Air India announces new flights to six destinations in USA, Europe

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Air India on Wednesday announced the strengthening and expansion of its global footprint with the launch of new flights connecting Mumbai with New Yor....
Jewar airport selects VarioTray baggage handling system

Jewar airport selects VarioTray baggage handling system

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The Noida International Airport, also known as the Jewar Airport, has partnered with Siemens Logistics India Private Limited to design, supply, instal....
Bengaluru-based tech firms raised record $7.5 bn in 2022: Report

Bengaluru-based tech firms raised record $7.5 bn in 2022: Report

11 days ago
Bengaluru, Nov 23 (IANS) Bengaluru-based tech companies raised record levels in the first three quarters of this year with $7.5 billion in VC funding -- up from $5.2 billion i....
RCAP bidders seek another extension for bid submission

RCAP bidders seek another extension for bid submission

11 days ago
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) Barely a few days away from the binding bids submission deadline, a few bidders are seeking another extension and have written to the Reliance Capital (R....
Thoothukudi victims turn allies of Sterlite Copper, seek reopening of plant

Thoothukudi victims turn allies of Sterlite Copper, seek reopening of plant

11 days ago
Chennai, Nov 23 (IANS) In a sudden turn of events, 12 people injured in the Sterlite Copper Thoothukudi firing case in 2018, are now demanding the plant's reopening. It has no....
ITC Hotels signs Welcomhotel Belagavi

ITC Hotels signs Welcomhotel Belagavi

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) ITC Hotels recently signed Welcomhotel by ITC Hotels, Belagavi under a management contract with Jolle Hospitality Group.
Nagpur joins list of airports with 5G services.

Nagpur joins list of airports with 5G services.

11 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport in Nagpur has joined a growing list of airports in the country to enjoy the ultrafast 5G service.
Macquarie's comparison of Jio Financial Services with Paytm an assumption made too early

Macquarie's comparison of Jio Financial Services with Paytm an assumption made too early

12 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The report by Australian financial services firm Macquarie saying that Jio Financial Servicess entry into the lending space is a threat to Paytm and B....
IndiGo inaugurates 2nd MRO facility at B'luru airport

IndiGo inaugurates 2nd MRO facility at B'luru airport

12 days ago
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) IndiGo inaugurated its second maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) facility at Bengaluru's Kempegowda International Airport.
Punjab, Haryana farmers sensitised on stubble management

Punjab, Haryana farmers sensitised on stubble management

12 days ago
Chandigarh, Nov 23 (IANS) With its unique stubble management technology to minimise stubble burning, a major cause of air pollution in northern India, a Canadian smart seeder ....
Meta denies Mark Zuckerberg is set to resign next year

Meta denies Mark Zuckerberg is set to resign next year

12 days ago
San Francisco, Nov 23 (IANS) Meta (formerly Facebook) has denied reports that its founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is resigning next year amid slow growth and massive layoffs a....
Spotify expands audiobooks to countries beyond U.S.

Spotify expands audiobooks to countries beyond U.S.

12 days ago
San Francisco, Nov 23 (IANS) Leading music streaming platform Spotify has announced that it has expanded its audiobooks in more countries.