New Delhi | December 10, 2013 12:32 (IST)
The government has been taking several steps to increase the share of the manufacturing sector in the GDP to at least 25 per cent by 2020 from the present 16 per cent.
Bangalore | December 10, 2013 11:59 (IST)
After years of double-digit growth, house price rises in major Indian cities are expected to slow to just under 8 percent next year as a cooling economy and rising interest rates deter new buyers, a Reuters poll showed.
New Delhi | December 10, 2013 11:08 (IST)
According to the data released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), motorcycle sales during last month grew by 1.44 per cent to 8,80,015 units from 8,67,508 units in the same month previous year.
New Delhi | December 09, 2013 23:41 (IST)
Air India's Dreamliner fleet suffered 136 "minor" technical problems between their delivery since September last year and till late last month and all these problems were fixed by technical teams of the airline and Boeing, Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh said on Monday.
New Delhi | December 09, 2013 21:33 (IST)
Tata Chemicals has said it will restructure its European business by closing the soda ash and calcium chloride plants in Winnington, UK due to rising energy costs, a move that will lead to 220 job losses.
Mumbai | December 09, 2013 20:50 (IST)
State Bank of India (SBI), the country's largest lender, on Monday said it has received government approval to raise Rs 9,576 crore through qualified institutional placement (QIP) in the ongoing fiscal year (FY14).
New Delhi | December 09, 2013 20:46 (IST)
Headed by senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha, the Standing Committee on Finance also asked the RBI to review the guidelines on 'licensing of new banks in the private sector' issued on February 22.
New Delhi | December 09, 2013 20:45 (IST)
The Cabinet on Monday fixed the minimum price for selling telecom spectrum at up to half the rate set at the previous auction to net at least Rs 48,000 crore in revenue from the sale planned in January, according to a top official.
Mumbai | December 09, 2013 20:13 (IST)
Gulf carrier Etihad Airways, which concluded a 24 per cent stake purchase deal with India's Jet Airways last month, has doubled the number of its flights to Abu Dabhi from Mumbai and Delhi, by adding a second daily service on these destinations in view of the growing demand.
New Delhi | December 09, 2013 18:16 (IST)
Close on the heels of mining giant BHP Billiton deciding to quit Indian oil and gas blocks, Australia's Santos wants to exit its two exploration blocks in Bay of Bengal due to delays in getting approvals to start work.
Mumbai | December 09, 2013 18:05 (IST)
Gold futures in India hovered near their lowest level in four weeks, while premiums charged in the physical market still stayed near the record.
Bangalore | December 09, 2013 17:23 (IST)
Software major Infosys on Monday announced the launch of TradeEdge, an insights-driven sales platform, which would provide visibility to global brands across the demand chain from distributors to consumers.
New Delhi | December 09, 2013 17:22 (IST)
Attracted by a vast talent pool of business graduates, more than half of the world's top 40 banks have set up shops in India to run their back-office operations that may generate nearly 25,000 jobs in the coming time, according to HR consultancy Randstad India.
New Delhi | December 09, 2013 16:54 (IST)
The company also elevated Gautham Mukkavilli, current general manager for PepsiCo India Beverages, as senior vice president, Business Transformation - AMEA (Asia, Middle East and Africa), effective March 1, 2014.
Mumbai | December 09, 2013 16:19 (IST)
Power generation and transmission firm Alstom T&D has bagged two contracts worth Rs 151 crore from Gujarat Energy Transmission Company.
New Delhi | December 09, 2013 15:37 (IST)
Absence of a standard protocol for treatment has led to lack of uniformity in cost of treatments and there is a need to make affordable insurance products, a member of the insurance sector regulator Irda said here today.
Brussels | December 09, 2013 15:11 (IST)
Samsung Electronics will likely need to improve its offer to the European Competition Commissioner to address patent issues with rivals such as Apple Inc, the European Union regulator said on Monday.
Written By: Ramarko Sengupta | New Delhi | December 09, 2013 14:39 (IST)
Maruti, Hyundai, General Motors, Toyota, Mahindra & Mahindra etc. all sell certified used cars complete with warranty, not just from their own stable but across brands.
New Delhi | December 09, 2013 14:19 (IST)
Japanese car major Nissan has that it will sell cars online in India and make its entire product line up available for purchase via internet.
New Delhi | December 09, 2013 12:59 (IST)
The ministry recently issued an order saying "no authorisation from Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) is required for setting up of a CNG station."