July 01, 2015 20:23 (IST)
Kalyan Jewellers' chairman and managing director, T S Kalyanaraman, is the wealthiest jeweller in India with a personal fortune of $1.3 billion (Rs 8,255 crore at 1 dollar = 63.5 rupees), according to a report by Wealth-X, a global wealth intelligence company.
July 01, 2015 16:06 (IST)
Mr Nishar will be based in San Carlos, California, and report to SoftBank President Nikesh Arora, it said in a statement.
Written By: Ramarko Sengupta | July 01, 2015 15:01 (IST)
Olacabs calls itself India's largest aggregator of point to point and rental cabs.
June 30, 2015 18:47 (IST)
Suzuki Motor Corp's 85-year-old CEO Osamu Suzuki named his eldest son as the new president of Japan's fourth-biggest automaker, easing investor concerns over the firm's succession plan, and boosting the company's shares by more than 5 per cent.
June 25, 2015 22:23 (IST)
James Murdoch, who will take the helm of Twenty-First Century Fox next week, said there was little he and his father Rupert did not agree on with respect to the future of the family media empire.
June 24, 2015 22:45 (IST)
Veteran banker K V Kamath, the newly appointed chief of the New Development Bank of BRICS nations, has stepped down from the post of chairman of the Indian Institute of Management, Indore.
June 24, 2015 13:43 (IST)
Yuvraj Singh's investment in EduKart comes just days after he put in money in Delhi-based on-demand logistics booking platform Moovo.
June 24, 2015 10:57 (IST)
Coty Inc., a global beauty company that offers brands such as Adidas, Calvin Klein, and Playboy, is paying its would-be CEO Elio Leoni Sceti $1.8 million or Rs 13 crore (at 64 rupee per dollar) for not joining the company.
June 23, 2015 18:23 (IST)
The survey also reveals that a vast majority of professionals, both active and passive, are interested in hearing from the company after interview and pegs the figure at 46 per cent.
June 20, 2015 17:00 (IST)
India-born former Google executive Nikesh Arora has been appointed the president of Japan's telecommunications giant SoftBank Corp that paid the "rising star" a whopping $135 million (Rs 850.5 crore at 1 dollar = 63 rupees) for the financial year 2014.
June 20, 2015 13:26 (IST)
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn said thanks but no thanks when real estate mogul turned Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump floated his name for US Treasury secretary.
June 19, 2015 18:49 (IST)
Comcast Corp founder Ralph Roberts died on Thursday at the age of 95, the company said.
June 18, 2015 15:42 (IST)
According to 2015-16 Asia Pacific Salary Budget Planning report by Towers Watson, a global professional services company, India is clearly the front-runner with a 10.8 per cent average salary increase, ahead of countries like Indonesia (9.5 per cent), China (8.6 per cent) and the Philippines (6.7 per cent).
Written By: Varun Sinha | June 17, 2015 16:53 (IST)
Real estate consultant Jones Lang LaSalle has drawn parallels between the performance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar while reviewing the one-year tenure of the present government.
June 17, 2015 13:34 (IST)
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is the world's richest self-made billionaire with a personal fortune totalling nearly $86 billion (Rs 5.5 lakh crore at 1 dollar = 64 rupees), according to Wealth-X, a global wealth intelligence company.
Written By: Ramarko Sengupta | June 15, 2015 14:43 (IST)
Born and raised in Nagpur, Shrikant Pantawane's father worked as a security guard.
June 14, 2015 12:44 (IST)
Deutsche Bank co-chief executive Anshu Jain will receive no severance pay and no compensation for working as an advisor to the bank in the six months after his departure, German media reported on Sunday.
June 11, 2015 21:38 (IST)
Rupert Murdoch, the 84-year-old chief executive of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc, is preparing to step down and name his son James as successor, a news channel reported on Thursday, citing sources close to the Murdoch family.
June 11, 2015 17:46 (IST)
Government headhunter Public Enterprise Selection Board will now call for applications to select a new chairman who will take charge after the approval of Appointments Committee of the Cabinet, a process that may take up to 6 months.
Written By: Ramarko Sengupta | June 10, 2015 13:40 (IST)
The Infosys CEO thanked his staff via micro-blogging site Twitter on Wednesday, after the list was released.