- Jul 01, 2015 01:45 IST
A uniform nationwide goods and services tax, the country’s most ambitious economic reform in the making, is staring at fresh hurdles as the Congress has demanded more changes that run contrary to its earlier stance.
- Jul 01, 2015 01:17 IST
If you were counting on Bharti Airtel’s 4G services to surf websites at lightning fast speeds and download movie and songs in the blink of an eye, get ready to be disappointed. While 4G is supposed to be about twice as fast as 3G, the actual speed is just a shade more.
- Jul 01, 2015 01:51 IST
Armed with data on real estate market rates across the country, the income tax department is keeping an eagle eye on property transactions, one of the biggest sources of black money in India.
- Jul 01, 2015 00:05 IST
India could lose out to countries, including Vietnam and Phillipines, as the new manufacturing hotspots, if state level red-tape issues are not addressed urgently, a global vendor to storied brands such as Zara, Levis and All Saints has warned.
- Jun 30, 2015 23:08 IST
Issue to include new shares worth `1,272 cr, and 30.15 mn existing shares for an almost equivalent amount.
- Jun 30, 2015 20:04 IST
A "leap second" is being added to the world's clocks at midnight GMT on Tuesday, which could test the extremely sensitive trading systems of the modern algorithmic era, beginning with markets in Asia.
- Jun 30, 2015 22:12 IST
Petrol prices were cut on Tuesday by 31 paise per litre and diesel by 71 paise a litre in line with fall in international oil rates and rupee appreciation.
- Jun 30, 2015 21:45 IST
Suzuki announced its plans to take forward its globalisation strategy in India and apply it to other overseas operations for strengthening global management.
- Jun 30, 2015 19:12 IST
According to India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra), Indian corporates might face higher borrowing cost in the overseas market in short-run due to the Greek debt crisis.
- Jun 30, 2015 16:17 IST
Global rating agency Moody's said on Tuesday that there are growing concerns about the risk of policy stagnation and a sentiment of "some disappointment" over the pace of reforms introduced by the Modi-led BJP government at the centre. It also flagged the subdued rural economy as a "credit negative" for India's sovereign rating.
- Jun 30, 2015 13:17 IST
In a big day for Initial Public Offers, at least three companies -- low-cost carrier IndiGo, staffing firm Teamlease and e-retailer Infibeam -- have lined up public offers to raise an estimated over Rs 3,000 crore from investors.
- Jun 30, 2015 13:00 IST
Greece's decision to close the banks and impose capital controls from Monday was difficult, yet re-opening them and finding a way to lift the measures could prove even tougher, experts warned.
- Jun 30, 2015 15:32 IST
With operations in 20 countries, Bharti Airtel, which is present in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Africa, has "become the third largest mobile operator in the world in terms of subscribers", the company said in a statement.
- Jun 30, 2015 12:11 IST
As the debt crisis continues, Greece will reopen 1,000 bank branches from Wednesday until the end of the week to cater for pensioners who do not use cash cards for automated teller machines, the finance ministry said on Tuesday.
- Jun 30, 2015 08:42 IST
OneWeb’s plans to use satellites for digital connectivity and provide affordable internet access to all will have to address a few challenges that have earlier plagued such ventures.