New Delhi | December 05, 2013 00:17 (IST)
GSM mobile operators added 16.6 lakh new subscribers in rural areas in October to take the overall base in such areas to 27.43 crore, the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) said on Wednesday.
Moscow | December 04, 2013 23:06 (IST)
Russian modem developer Yota Devices has launched its first smartphone, called 'YotaPhone', hoping its novel double-sided screen will allow it to break into foreign markets although analysts doubt it will gain a sizeable share from established rivals.
Washington | December 04, 2013 22:50 (IST)
The US Justice Department plans to bring civil mortgage fraud cases against several financial institutions early in 2014 using as a template the case that ended last month in JPMorgan Chase & Co's $13 billion settlement, US Attorney General Eric Holder said on Wednesday.
London | December 04, 2013 22:39 (IST)
Gold pared earlier losses on Wednesday after mixed US economic data but stayed close to a 5-month low on uncertainty over when the Federal Reserve will exit its asset purchase scheme.
New Delhi | December 04, 2013 21:50 (IST)
Vodafone Group Plc plans to invest $3 billion in Indian networks in the next two years, chief executive Vittorio Colao said on Wednesday.
New Delhi | December 04, 2013 21:33 (IST)
India and Japan are stepping up the pressure for cheaper liquefied natural gas (LNG) with potential joint tenders as two of the world's biggest gas buyers try to ease the pain of high prices and rising demand.
New Delhi | December 04, 2013 21:01 (IST)
The withdrawal is subject to Cyprus, one of the main sources of foreign direct investment into India, adopting the global convention on exchange of tax information.
Mumbai | December 04, 2013 20:18 (IST)
All over-the-counter transactions by banks in currency swaps and interest rate derivatives will have to be reported to the Clearing Corporation of India Ltd (CCIL) effective December 30, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said on Wednesday.
New Delhi | December 04, 2013 19:44 (IST)
Commenting on the development, Mondelez International associate vice president - Biscuits, India & South Asia Chella Pandyan said Ranbir and Karthi have universal appeal and personalities that perfectly fit the lighthearted personality of the brand.
New Delhi | December 04, 2013 18:41 (IST)
In the first seven months of this fiscal, gems and jewellery exports declined 6.67 per cent to $20.94 billion due to weak demand in western markets. During 2012-13, these exports declined by 9.4 per cent year-on-year to $39 billion.
New Delhi | December 04, 2013 17:31 (IST)
Honda Cars India is looking to hike prices of its entire product range in the country from the first week of January as it aims to partially offset the effects of adverse exchange rate and inflation.
Mumbai | December 04, 2013 17:22 (IST)
Gold demand in India was robust on Wednesday, but limited supplies were forcing jewellers to pay near-record premium.
New Delhi | December 04, 2013 16:48 (IST)
Telecom operator Vodafone has contested allegation levelled on it by international SIM card provider Matrix Cellular that the telecom major misrepresented facts in the SIM renting case of 2007 in which Department of Telecom and Intelligence Bureau found various irregularities.
December 04, 2013 15:58 (IST)
Standard Chartered warned that 10 years of record earnings are likely to end this year, with profit set to fall because of losses in Korea, a slowdown in its key Asian markets and tougher regulations.
Bangalore | December 04, 2013 15:37 (IST)
Manufacturers from India are significantly more likely to operate multi-nationally than those from China and Brazil, according to a study by safety science company Underwriters Laboratories.
New Delhi | December 04, 2013 15:18 (IST)
Net foreign investment by India to the rest of the world stood at $952 million in the first half of the current fiscal, which is far less than $3.4 billion in the same period last year, the study said.
Tokyo | December 04, 2013 14:51 (IST)
Sony Corp may buy a factory from chipmaker Renesas Electronics Corp to boost production of its imaging sensors to meet rising demand from Chinese smartphone makers, sources told Reuters on Wednesday.
New Delhi | December 04, 2013 14:31 (IST)
Tata Power, India's largest private power producer, has said an order by the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) for granting compensatory tariff for the company's Mundra project is likely to come up by the end of this month.
December 04, 2013 13:17 (IST)
You may have gotten a home loan approved after zeroing down on a house you want to buy, thinking half the work is done and hoping for smooth processing here on. Think again, because once you complete these formalities, you will have to protect your dream from the legal traps your builder might throw your way.
Tokyo | December 04, 2013 11:16 (IST)
Companies from Panasonic Corp to Toshiba Corp are diverting engineers and money away from their TV operations and into developing 'smart appliances' after losing out in the living room to cheaper Asian rivals.