Category: Business

Better subsidy targeting via technology saved USD 10 bn: PM

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said direct transfer of government benefits using technology, bank accounts and biometric identifier…

‘Proper’ business plan in the works to up exports: Suresh Prabhu

NEW DELHI: The commerce and industry ministry is chalking out a "proper" business plan based on market research in its…

Nifty gains for 5th straight day on bouts of value buying

Mumbai: Benchmark Nifty continued its rally for the fifth straight session to close marginally higher at 10,342.30 on Wednesday following…

Sensex, Nifty get off to cautious start IT, realty stocks give support

Mumbai: The stock market made a sedate start on Thursday as the benchmark Sensex rose marginally, leaning on renewed domestic…

Sensex rally continues, rises 83 points on PSU, auto, infra stocks

Mumbai: Bringing up the fifth day of gains, benchmark Sensex rose over 83 points on Wednesday to finish at an…

Key Indian equity market indices open higher

Mumbai: Taking a cue from global markets, the key Indian equity market indices on Thursday opened higher. The Sensitive Index…

Need to give push to reforms with human face: Venkaiah Naidu

Kochi: India is now the most favourable investment destination globally and there is need to give a push to reforms…

Rupee appreciates 12 paise against dollar to 64.80

Mumbai: The rupee on Thursday spurted 12 paise to 64.80 against the US currency after a rush of dollar supply.…

ArcelorMittal team visits Essar Steel unit

New Delhi: Eyeing the debt-laden Essar Steel and Bhushan Steel for acquisition, a delegation from global giant ArcelorMittal visited their…

Rupee slips from 2 week high as crude spurts

Mumbai: The rupee surrendered its early strong gains and ended marginally lower by 3 paise at 64.92 against the US…

Rupee appreciates 12 paise against dollar to 64.80

Mumbai: The rupee on Thursday spurted 12 paise to 64.80 against the US currency after a rush of dollar supply.…

Honda Cars mulls six new launches in three years

CHENNAI: Japanese car maker Honda buoyed by strong growth in domestic market, has planned to roll out six new launches…

Govt to come out with ordinance to tighten insolvency law

New Delhi: The government will soon promulgate an ordinance to amend the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, aimed at tightening the…

Mercedes-Benz to tap small cities for further growth in India

NEW DELHI: German luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz is driving towards India's smaller cities and towns to tap potential customers with…

Retirement body EPFO relaxes norms for pensioners to file life certificates

New Delhi: In order to remove difficulties faced by pensioners, retirement fund body EPFO has relaxed conditions for submitting life…

Mahindra opens $230 million plant for off- highway vehicle in Detroit

Washington/New Delhi: Indian automobile giant Mahindra & Mahindra has opened a new USD 230 million plant for an off- highway…

DHFL expects home loan growth of 30% this fiscal

New Delhi: Dewan Housing Finance Ltd on Friday said it expects home loan growth of 30 per cent in the…

Centre increases carpet area of houses under PM Awas Yojana

New Delhi: The Centre approved the enhancement of the carpet area of houses for the middle income group (MIG) category…

Delhi transport minister reviews electric buses

New Delhi: Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot on Wednesday reviewed the use of electric buses, which the government is considering…

NBFCs to continue to dominate MSME credit market: report

Mumbai: Non-banking financiers will continue to dominate the lending space to MSMEs which have been out of the formal credit…