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Reliance Industries acquires global toy company Hamleys

In a bid to become a dominant player in the global toy retail industry, Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) on Thursday announced it has acquired iconic British toy retailer Hamleys from Chinese firm C Banner International for an...

Indian drivers face the heat as Uber plans IPO

As Uber drivers planned a global strike on Wednesday ahead of the ride-hailing giant's massive initial public offering (IPO), Uber drivers in India said they are facing the heat as cash incentives have considerably gone down while work hours...

Jet’s pilots move Supreme Court; seek directions on lenders

The pilots' union of grounded Jet Airways on Tuesday approached the Supreme Court to direct the consortium of lenders for release of funds to restart operations. In its petition, the National Aviators' Guild (NAG) asked the Supreme Court to direct...

NBCC gets approvals for revised Jaypee Infra bid

State-run construction giant NBCC has received all the required approvals from ministries and government departments to bid for and acquire the debt-laden Jaypee Infratech, sources told IANS on Wednesday.Last week, the Committee of Creditors (CoC) of the insolvent realty...

Interests of Reliance Mutual Fund investors are fully protected, says RNAM

Reliance Nippon Life Asset Management Ltd (RNAM) Sunday said the interests of Reliance Mutual Fund (RMF) investors are fully protected as its exposures in Reliance Commercial Finance Ltd (RCFL) and Reliance Home Finance Ltd (RHFL) are about 10 per...

According to a research, Poor ecosystem holding back Indian entrepreneurs

Four out of every five women from metros as well as smaller towns in India are eager to start their own businesses and become entrepreneurs, but lack of networks and accessible technological infrastructure are holding them back in their...

After salary delays, Jet staff face uncertainty over Mediclaim

Staff of now grounded Jet Airways are a worried lot -- after months of salary delays they are facing uncertainty over extension of their group Mediclaim provided by the company.This has added to their woes as many employees depend...

Swiggy delivers over 1.5 mn orders a month on cycles

Swiggy, domestic online food ordering and delivery platform, on Saturday said it delivers over 1.5 million orders every month on mechanical cycles. It has a fleet of over 1.7 lakh delivery partners in more than 120 cities."A couple of...

Digital infra will revive Indian economy, says Nandan Nilekani

Digital infrastructure would play a major role in reviving the Indian economy, Infosys Co-founder and Chairman Nandan Nilekani said on Monday."India's digital data architecture will set the tone for business revival. The country has witnessed a dramatic transformation through...

Twitter appoints Manish Maheshwari as India MD

Twitter India on Monday appointed Manish Maheshwari, ex-CEO of Network18 Digital, as the Managing Director for its India operations.Reporting to Maya Hari, Twitter's Vice President and Managing Director of Asia Pacific, Maheshwari will be responsible for driving an integrated...

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Indian Economy

Corporate India’s capex outlay expected to contract by 20-26% in FY21: Ind-Ra

New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Corporate Indias capex outlay would contract by 20-26 per cent in a year-on-year basis...

‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’ is not about being closed to the world: PM assures global investors

New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Inviting global companies and investors to India amid his government''s push for import substitution and a self-reliant India, Prime...

India seeing green shoots of economic recovery: PM

New Delhi, Jul 9 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said Indian economy has started seeing "green shoots" of recovery and that the...

India will bounce back from COVID-19: Amitabh Kant

New Delhi (IANS) Noting the emergence of "green shoots" in the economy, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on Tuesday emphasised that India will soon...

World Bank signed $750 million agreement with India to support MSMEs

The Finance Ministry stated that the central government and World bank has signed an agreement worth $750million to boost MSME(Micro, Small and medium enterprises)...