Mukesh Ambani urges youths to make this 'an Indian century'
January 16, 2017 06:06 PM

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh D. Ambani on Monday urged the youths and students to help India realise its true potential and make this "an Indian century" with a humane touch, despite being surrounded by machines and technologies.

Quarterly results, GST meet to guide equities
January 15, 2017 12:06 PM

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Quarterly earnings results, coupled with government's efforts to build a consensus over the contours of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) are expected to guide the trajectory of the Indian equity markets during the coming week.

Key Indian equity indices trade in red during afternoon session
January 13, 2017 03:41 PM

 The key Indian equity indices were trading in the red during the afternoon session on Friday.

Digital payment providers to fix firewalls as transactions swell
January 12, 2017 02:15 PM

  At a time when the cyber vulnerability in the payment gateways of e-wallet companies are becoming visible as they witness a rise in usage and popularity, upgraded security is the only way to safeguard millions of first-time users.

Online shopping rises to 83% in 2016: Report
January 12, 2017 02:15 PM

The e-commerce revolution has led to the rise of online shopping by 83 per cent in 2016, said a report by leading digital payments firm PayPal and global market research firm Ipsos on Thursday.

MobiKwik offers zero surcharge at petrol pumps, LPG payments
January 10, 2017 02:06 PM

Domestic mobile wallet platform MobiKwik on Tuesday announced zero surcharge on all transactions at petrol pumps and LPG gas payments.

BMW 'absolutely committed' to new Mexican plant
January 09, 2017 01:39 PM

German luxury vehicle manufacturer BMW has said that it was "absolutely" committed to a new plant in Mexico despite US President-elect Donald Trump's hostility to imported cars, a media report said on Monday.

Steel exports grow 92% in December
January 08, 2017 01:15 PM

 India's steel exports rose by 92 per cent in December and the country shipped out 4.977 million tonnes of steel in April-December period of the current fiscal, up 57.8 per cent from the same period last year, a steel ministry report said.

Macro data, earning results to determine equities' movement (Market Outlook)
January 08, 2017 12:27 PM

 Upcoming macro-economic data points, along with the third quarter earning results and global crude oil price movements are expected to determine the trajectory of the Indian equities markets during the week starting January 9.

Volkswagen to recall nearly 50,000 vehicles in China
January 08, 2017 11:40 AM

Volkswagen China will recall 49,480 vehicles due to brake design defects starting February 6, China's quality watchdog said on Sunday.

Key Indian equity indices trade higher during early session
January 06, 2017 01:09 PM

 Key Indian equity market indices opened in the green on Friday following global cues. Investors also await the estimates of 2016-17 GDP from the Central Statistical Organisation.

Yes Bank, Gupshup launch chatbot for loan products
January 05, 2017 01:45 PM

 Yes Bank on Thursday partnered with Silicon Valley-based bot platform Gupshup to launch an artificial intelligence-powered banking chatbot 'YES mPower' that instantly gives information about loan products.

Indian equities rise on positive global cues
January 04, 2017 02:19 PM

Positive global cues, coupled with a slightly strong rupee and value buying, marginally lifted the Indian equities markets during the mid-afternoon trade session on Wednesday.

IBM appoints Karan Bajwa as Managing Director
January 04, 2017 01:12 PM

 Software giant IBM on Wednesday announced the appointment of Karan Bajwa as Managing Director and Vanitha Narayanan as Chairman of IBM India.

HDFC cuts interest rates on housing loans
January 03, 2017 07:52 PM

 Housing finance major Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd (HDFC) on Tuesday announced reduction in its floating loan interest rates by 45 basis points for women and 40 basis points for others.

Indian equities open on negative note
January 03, 2017 11:17 AM

 Indian equities markets opened on a negative note on Tuesday, as investors' sentiments were suppressed by a weak rupee and domestic macro-economic data, along with dim global cues.

India's core infra industries' output grows by 4.9% in November
January 02, 2017 05:51 PM

New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) The output of India's eight infrastructure industries in November 2016 increased by 4.9 per cent, as compared to the same month of 2015, on the back of higher production of coal, oil, steel and electricity, official data showed on Monday.

Rupee, rates, reform, to be major themes for domestic bourses (2017 Outlook)
January 01, 2017 01:03 PM

 The adverse impact of demonetisation, along with a volatile rupee and outflows might prove a drag on the Indian equity markets during the early part of 2017, but domestic exchanges are expected to bounce back on sound economic fundamentals and the potential for further reforms.