November 20, 2014 21:20 (IST)
INSEAD, one of the world's leading graduate business schools, carried out the survey titled INSEAD Alumni and found that Dubai was rated world's most attractive city to live and work in. Surprisingly, London ranked 10th and Paris 11th.
November 20, 2014 21:00 (IST)
The guidelines with respect to levying of penal charges for non-maintenance of minimum balance will come into effect from April 1, 2015.
November 20, 2014 20:53 (IST)
The committee and task force set up by the government for preparing the policy have finalised their recommendations which have been sent to the Prime Minister's Office, he said.
November 20, 2014 19:07 (IST)
Compared to 8 million in 2012, about 35 million people are now buying everything from apparel to electronics to cosmetics and furniture from online stores.
November 20, 2014 17:37 (IST)
The Reserve Bank of India said on Thursday the time by which exporters can repatriate the full value of goods and services has been reduced to nine months from 12 from the date of export.
November 20, 2014 17:03 (IST)
To end a chronic coal shortage that cripples power plants and curb the country's imports of the fuel, the Narendra Modi government will also spend about $1 billion by 2019 to buy railway wagons and transport coal from remote mines, Swarup said in an interview on Thursday.
November 20, 2014 15:06 (IST)
On Wednesday six global banks agreed to pay $4.3 billion to settle claims they failed to stop traders from trying to rig foreign exchange markets, which came hot on the heels of similar fines for manipulating benchmark interest rates.
November 20, 2014 14:26 (IST)
Sugar season in India, the world's second biggest producer after Brazil, runs from October to September.
November 20, 2014 13:59 (IST)
Mr Jaitley also asked banks to take steps to ensure smooth credit flow to projects.
November 19, 2014 22:32 (IST)
The fair trade watchdog might take a detailed look at the matter since the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has freed up bank interests, which are set by respective lenders.
November 19, 2014 22:27 (IST)
The loan disbursement had expanded by 18.80 per cent at the end of September last year, as per government data.
November 19, 2014 21:56 (IST)
RBI has advised taxpayers to deposit dues in advance keeping in view the public rush towards the end of December every year for payment.
November 19, 2014 20:39 (IST)
The company, however, said India's high duty on imported vehicles and lack of a separate category for electric cars is preventing it from selling its vehicles in the country despite having a huge potential.
November 19, 2014 20:20 (IST)
As part of the agreement, Stanford GSB will team with senior Infosys executives to design and deliver a customised strategic leadership development programme for the company's executives, clients and partners, Infosys said.
November 19, 2014 19:38 (IST)
Mr Swarup made it clear that the auction would not be a "revenue maximising exercise" and that the government wants to ensure that power tariffs do not rise after the auction.
November 19, 2014 18:16 (IST)
India, the world's second-largest gold buyer, is likely to announce some new measures to rein in gold imports which might include restrictions on a group of private trading firms.
November 19, 2014 16:55 (IST)
Banks should start looking for ways to generate more internal capital as the leeway to get additional funds from the government would be limited due to the ongoing fiscal consolidation process, Mundra said.
November 19, 2014 14:42 (IST)
According to a report by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and IMRB International, the number of Internet users in India is expected to grow 32 per cent to 302 million this year from 213 million at the end of December last year.
November 19, 2014 12:15 (IST)
The redevelopment of Mumbai's mostly derelict docklands will, if a government appointed panel has its way, create a waterfront where people living in the world's second most densely-populated city can go to lift their spirits, and the rich can go to play.
November 18, 2014 22:04 (IST)
Prices, it said, would remain vulnerable to influences such as global economic growth rates, Chinese export or import levels, production disruptions and foreign-currency movements.