India is aiming to nearly double its annual exports to $900 billion by 2020 with the government’s signature ‘Make in India’ scheme serving as focal point of a new trade policy, which seeks to create jobs and aid economic revival.
For the first time in recent years, Scotch whisky exports declined 7% to 3.95 billion pounds in 2014 from 4.26 billion pounds in 2013, but India is among few markets where exports were up during 2014, latest industry figures show.
Tata Sons, the holding company of the $103.27 billion Tata Group, on Wednesday said it has appointed Farida Khambata, former member of IFC management group, and Ronen Sen, former ambassador of India to the United States, as non-executive independent directors.
Multinational conglomerate company Adani Enterprises on Wednesday appointed Pranav Adani as an additional director, following re-organisation of the company’s business structure.
India plans to pull its tariff regime closer in line with global norms to prepare for new regional trade pacts being negotiated by advanced economies, the government said on Wednesday.
After two consecutive hikes, petrol prices were cut by 49 paise per litre and diesel by Rs 1.21 a litre on Wednesday on softening international oil rates.
The BSE Sensex and Nifty rose on Wednesday, posting their first weekly gain in four and the biggest since Jan. 23 week, as lenders rallied ahead of the Reserve Bank of India's policy review, while Sun Pharmaceutical Industries and Ranbaxy Laboratories surged ahead of a planned merger.
April’s here, and you can look forward to paying lower instalments on your loans. But first, brace yourself for lower interest rates on fresh deposits that you are planning to make.
India’s largest private sector company Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) and Myanma Oil & Gas Enterprise (MOGE), a state-owned enterprise of Myanmar, on Tuesday signed production-sharing contracts for two offshore blocks.
IBM announced on Tuesday plans to invest $3 billion over four years on an Internet of Things (IoT) unit that will allow customers to collect and compute data from smartphones and sensor-equipped devices such as cars.
Vistara plans to expand its fleet size and start flying overseas within two years, the airline’s CEO said on Tuesday, ahead of an expected change in aviation rules that could allow new carriers to operate abroad.
The Income Tax department on Tuesday took to the strategy of 'naming and shaming' of some large tax defaulters as it published names of 18 entities who owe over Rs 500 crore tax to the exchequer.
State Bank of India (SBI) on Tuesday said it plans to divest up to 10% stake in its life insurance arm SBI Life.
The public spat among members of the Vijaypat Singhania family has brought into sharp focus growing problems in Indian family businesses, and the tightly-knit groups are exploring new ways to avoid disputes triggered by the aspirations of Generation Next.
There could not be a better time to be an investor or an entrepreneur in India. But the absence of women in technolgy startups and investing is galling.