Business News

Coming soon: A bank solely for food processing sector

The government is planning to set up a dedicated financial institution to meet the special and growing funding needs of the food processing sector that is at the cusp of next growth wave with incremental credit needs of $4 billion a year.......... Read More

Middle class thinks it would get a raw deal in Budget 2018

The challenge of meeting the fiscal deficit target while trying to revive economic growth has shrunk the Narendra Modi government's spending space in Budget 2018. Clearly, the government cannot please all—the businesses......... Read More

TS-iPASS brings Rs 1,17,893.83 cr to Telangana in 3 years

Telangana is making major strides in attracting investments from industry and is becoming a destination for companies of all scales representing across industries......... Read More

China praises Modi's Davos speech, says will jointly oppose protectionism

China on Wednesday welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech at Davos where he described protectionism as being "as dangerous as terrorism", and evinced interest in enhancing cooperation with India to strengthen the globalisation process.......... Read More

‘Name and shame’ has helped improve states’ business rankings

Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant today said some states have improved in terms of ease of doing business after they were ranked very low on an index, as he credited the change to “name and shame”.......... Read More

1/3rd desi developers self-taught: Survey

The majority of Indian developers are learning to code through websites like YouTube, coding sites like Git-Hub and Stack Overflow, and online courses, rather than relying on educational institutes. ......... Read More

UDAN 2 to link 73 airports, helipads

The Centre on Wednesday said 73 underserved and unserved airports and helipads would be connected under the phase 2 of the regional connectivity scheme UDAN......... Read More

Gold hits 1-1/2-year high as dollar slumps to 3-year low

Gold prices on Thursday edged to their highest since August, 2016, buoyed as the US dollar hit three-year lows after comments by US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin that he welcomed a weaker currency......... Read More

Humongous bank fund infusion tied to reform firewall against bad loans

Assuring people that their deposits in public sector banks (PSBs) were safe, the Union government on Wednesday unveiled a mega capital infusion plan for the current fiscal to revive growth.......... Read More

Apple shipped 29 mn iPhone X units in Q4 2017: Canalys

Apple shipped 29 million iPhone X units in the fourth quarter of 2017, Singapore-based market research firm Canalys has said, adding that this has made iPhone X ......... Read More

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