[

automobile sector

]
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said the Centre should divide the responsibility of producing vaccine for the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) between more firms in order to meet the high demand.(ANI)

News updates from HT: Kejriwal urges Centre to let more firms produce vaccines

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 11, 2021 12:55 PM IST
  • Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Geely and Volvo will move their powertrain activities into a separate company, which will enhance focus on development of electric vehicles.(REUTERS)
Geely and Volvo will move their powertrain activities into a separate company, which will enhance focus on development of electric vehicles.(REUTERS)

Volvo and Geely drop merger, betting they’ll be faster apart

Bloomberg |
PUBLISHED ON FEB 25, 2021 08:26 AM IST
The manufacturers will preserve their separate corporate structures while cooperating more closely on electrification, software and autonomous-driving technology, according to a joint statement.
Toyota cars at a dealership in West London are pictured as it remains closed during lockdown following the outbreak of Covid-19. (REUTERS)
Toyota cars at a dealership in West London are pictured as it remains closed during lockdown following the outbreak of Covid-19. (REUTERS)

Toyota unseats Volkswagen to become the world’s top-selling automaker

Bloomberg |
PUBLISHED ON JAN 28, 2021 02:42 PM IST
Toyota’s group sales, which include those of its subsidiaries Daihatsu Motor Co. and Hino Motors Ltd., for the year were 9.53 million units, the company said Thursday.
The government has taken steps to help the automobile sector.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
The government has taken steps to help the automobile sector.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

‘If there is slowdown, why are there traffic jams?’ BJP leader in Parliament

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2019 06:50 PM IST
The government had recently termed the slowdown in automobile sector as cyclical, and said it is taking various steps including release of funds worth Rs 70,000 crore to PSU banks to help the sector.
Gadkari said he would discuss with the finance minister the prospects of lowering the GST on the automobile sector from 28% to 18%. (Photo @nitin_gadkari)
Gadkari said he would discuss with the finance minister the prospects of lowering the GST on the automobile sector from 28% to 18%. (Photo @nitin_gadkari)

‘No ban on diesel, petrol cars, will consider GST cut’: Nitin Gadkari

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2019 11:23 PM IST
The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government is concerned about the impact of the slowdown in the industry on employment and economic growth, Gadkari said at the annual convention of the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM).
E-commerce websites provide heavy discounts to make the most of the festival momentum.(Reuters Photo)
E-commerce websites provide heavy discounts to make the most of the festival momentum.(Reuters Photo)

Is your cart festive-ready?

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Revati Krishna
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2019 03:10 PM IST
According to a report published by RedSeer Consulting, the e-commerce industry witnessed a 64% year-on-year growth to reach $2.3 billion worth of sales (GMV) between the five festive days last year.
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has blamed the Narendra Modi government for the country’s economic slowdown and warned that it would not end soon.(ANI)
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has blamed the Narendra Modi government for the country’s economic slowdown and warned that it would not end soon.(ANI)

Manmohan Singh says govt’s ‘all-round mismanagement’ slowed down economy

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Aurangzeb Naqshbandi
UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2020 04:15 AM IST
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said India has the potential to grow at a much faster rate but all-round mismanagement by the Modi government has resulted in the economic slow down.
HT Image
HT Image

BJP policies responsible for economic slowdown: Bittu

By Mohit Khanna, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2019 10:37 PM IST
Bittu’s remarks come two days after finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a slew of measures to assuage the bleeding auto sector.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman with her MoS Anurag Thakur (L) and Finance Secretary Rajiv Kumar addresses a press conference announcing a slew of economic measures to boost growth, at National Media Centre in New Delhi, India, on Friday, August 23, 2019.(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman with her MoS Anurag Thakur (L) and Finance Secretary Rajiv Kumar addresses a press conference announcing a slew of economic measures to boost growth, at National Media Centre in New Delhi, India, on Friday, August 23, 2019.(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)

Finance Minister Sitharaman’s three-point plan to jump-start auto sales

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2020 06:10 AM IST
Finance minister announced measures to arrest a fall in demand for automobiles. Latest Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA) data reveals that overall retail sales in July had fallen by 6 per cent.
The poorest 50 million Indian families still earn a meagre Rs 6,000 a month(REUTERS)
The poorest 50 million Indian families still earn a meagre Rs 6,000 a month(REUTERS)

India’s sick economy needs Nyay medication

By Praveen Chakravarty
PUBLISHED ON AUG 19, 2019 09:08 PM IST
The BJP government should not reject a good and timely idea purely on the basis of who came up with it
Expressing concern over the economic slowdown, Singhvi said the situation is like that of a “financial emergency”. He raised the issue of slowdown in automobile sector, crashing stock exchange and rising fiscal deficit.(HT image)
Expressing concern over the economic slowdown, Singhvi said the situation is like that of a “financial emergency”. He raised the issue of slowdown in automobile sector, crashing stock exchange and rising fiscal deficit.(HT image)

Country in financial emergency-like situation: Singhvi

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON AUG 19, 2019 04:55 AM IST
Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of diverting the people’s attention from its failures.
Thanks to the slowdown in the automobile sector, four road transport offices (RTOs) in Mumbai saw 62,999 vehicle registrations in the first quarter this year(Photo by Parveen Kumar/Hindustan Times)
Thanks to the slowdown in the automobile sector, four road transport offices (RTOs) in Mumbai saw 62,999 vehicle registrations in the first quarter this year(Photo by Parveen Kumar/Hindustan Times)

Vehicle registrations in Mumbai see 20% dip in first quarter

Mumbai | By Kailash Korde
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2019 02:12 AM IST
Car registrations were hit the most – 12,230 from April to June this year, compared to 14,432 in the first quarter of 2018.
Tata Motors main entry gate wore a deserted look on Friday in Jamshedpur in the midst pf four-day block closure till Saturday and will remain shut on Sunday, being a holiday in Jamshedpur, India, August 2, 2019.((Photo by Manoj Kumar/ Hindustan Times))
Tata Motors main entry gate wore a deserted look on Friday in Jamshedpur in the midst pf four-day block closure till Saturday and will remain shut on Sunday, being a holiday in Jamshedpur, India, August 2, 2019.((Photo by Manoj Kumar/ Hindustan Times))

30 steel companies down shutters, Tata Motors on block closure spree

Hindustan Times, Jamshedpur | By Debashish Sarkar
UPDATED ON AUG 04, 2019 05:56 PM IST
Hit with recession in the automobile sector, Tata Motors has gone for block closure for the fourth time since last month – this time from Thursday to Saturday, besides Sunday being a holiday. Industries in and around Jamshedpur– particularly in Adityapur Industrial Area (AIA) housing auto ancillaries – are facing tough time.
SHARE
Story Saved