View: Subramanian's GDP math has technical flaws
Had GDP growth fallen to 4.5%, corporate profits should have shattered, causing a mass exit of foreign portfolio investment. The opposite has happened.
NHAI to seek new investor for Mumbai-Pune E-way
NHAI expects the new deal will value the expressway at $1-1.2 billion (Rs 7,000-8,000 crore), said two people close to the development.
Google Calendar down; firm investigating matter
Navigating to google.calendar.com and the app presented users with a 'Not Found Error 404' message.
View: Welcome reform of oil marketing in the pipeline
Blackstone to buy office space in BKC for Rs 2,500 crore
The space forms part of the high-profile One BKC project in Mumbai’s financial district.
Govt to act tough on bogus IGST refund claims
Tax experts said the move to verify the refund claims would delay the process of refund issuances to exporters.
Portfolio managers can't invest in group cos: EPFO
The apex retirement body floated a ‘Request for Proposal’ last week for taking up the responsibility of portfolio managers.
CCI begins market study in e-commerce in India
The CCI was also part of inter-ministerial meetings on the drafting of the government e-commerce policy.
Consumer appliance makers seek lower GST
The consumer durables industry is of the view that these items are now household necessities and do not come under the luxury goods category anymore.
Vistara signs codeshare agreement with United Airlines
The agreement will allow United Airlines to book seats for its passengers on Vistara flights.
ET podcast: Can FM steer the auto sector out of trouble?
SAT stays Sebi order banning NDTV promoters
The SAT has listed the appeals filed by the Roys and RRPR Holding on September 16.
Govt tightens noose against shell companies
The ministry had extended the deadline for complying with the norm aimed at identifying shell companies.
Bankruptcy plea against Jet to be heard Wednesday
The lenders have been trying to sell the airline as a going concern since the past five months, but failed due to many a reason.
Govt begins groundwork for capital infusion in RRBs
The Reserve Bank of India has also been approached for amortising their liabilities over a time period.
WhatsApp keen on engaging with startups in India
The Facebook-owned company also announced the winners of its 'Startup India-WhatsApp Grand Challenge', awarding a total of USD 2,50,000 to five startups.
Govt to take new steps to ensure road safety
Under Rule 8 of the Central Motor Vehicle Rules, 1989, a transport vehicle driver needs to have passed class 8.
Cognizant to acquire Zenith Technologies for IoT strength
This is the first acquisition announced by the IT services major after Brian Humphries took charge as the chief executive officer.
Next 2 decades should be India’s: Arvind Panagariya
“Economic transformation means transferring a large part of farm workers to industry and services.”
Domestic air passenger traffic grows by 2.96% in May
In April, domestic air passenger traffic had dropped by 4.5 per cent over the same period last year.
Anil Ambani crashes out of the billionaire club
Total m-cap of six Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group firms has dropped to Rs 6,196 crore.
OPPO becomes India's 3rd most trusted smartphone
According to TRA's Brand Trust Report 2019, OPPO climbed up seven ranks to secure this year's third spot in the top 10 smartphone brands in India.
Flipkart rolls out flexible benefits for diverse workforce
The FlexBen program is universal and inclusive as it provides benefits coverage equally to all employees.
Boeing is open to changing the name of grounded jet
The damage to co's name is just one aspect of the crisis that Boeing is managing from a Seattle-area war room.
Razorpay lands $75M funding led by Ribbit Capital
The company plans to use the proceeds on strengthening its two new business lines - neo-banking platform Razorpay X and its lending arm Razorpay Credit.
Goyal asks cos to submit concerns on draft e-com policy
The issue was discussed during a meeting between the minister and representatives of e-commerce and technology industry.
Workplaces filled with distractions: Survey
Within a typical company, the average employee needs to navigate four or more applications to execute a single business process, finds the survey.
Agartala airport to be 3rd international airport in NE
The AAI had undertaken a Rs 438 crore project to upgrade the Agartala airport to international standards by providing world-class facilities.
How will Modi double farmers' income: EU to India
European Union has questioned PM Modi's ambitious plan to double farmers' income by 2022, as per reports.
Sanofi turns to Google in search for better treatments
Sanofi, which made $38.8 billion of sales in 2018, is a major manufacturer of vaccines, insulin, cancer treatments and cardiovascular drugs.
Govt to review data storage rules that irked US cos
RBI last year mandated companies to store their payments data "only in India" so that the regulator could have "unfettered supervisory access".
Plan to rescind H-4 visas yet to get final shape
The decision to rescind work authorisation for H-4 visa holders is yet to get a final shape, an official said.
Fin stress could lead to domino effect: Deven Choksey
“Long-term effect of HDFC AMC taking Essel group exposure on its books is positive.”
MACD charts show these 99 stocks set to fall further
When the MACD moves below the signal line, it gives a bearish signal.
Circular economy can generate 1.4 crore: Niti CEO
A circular economy is an alternative to a traditional linear economy (make, use, dispose) in which resources are kept in use for as long as possible.
Confidential data of NY company breached in Mumbai
As per the FIR, five employees of the BPO were provided four email IDs and passwords of the NY-based firm so that they could use them to communicate with clients on behalf of the company.
Mkt could correct 3-4%; buy on dips: Devang Mehta
We are again seeing a polarised market with mid and smallcaps probably not going up, says Mehta.
MEA seeks DoT’s stand on Huawei
A high-level committee is looking into the matter of Huawei’s participation in 5G trials that are expected to begin soon.
Larsen & Toubro demands 3 seats on Mindtree’s board
L&T can only appoint independent directors as long it isn’t categorised as promoter.
AI has become so simple that anyone can use it
Users across the globe are capturing data digitally, whether this is in the physical world through sensors or GPS, or online through clickstream data.
Niti’s new road map: Only EVs to be sold after 2030
It has moved a Cabinet note, seeking to fix responsibility for different ministries, proposed to prepare a framework to phase out the sale of diesel and petrol vehicles by 2030.
Indian flexi-workforce rises to 3.3 mn in 2018: Report
The rise in number of flexi-staffing workers indicates formalisation of workforce.
ET Special Podcast: The price of being an atheist in India
In the race for AI supremacy, has India missed the bus?
Perceptions related to AI in the country have also played their part in slowing progress.
Best conservative hybrid schemes to invest in 2019
Conservative hybrid schemes must invest 75-90 per cent of the corpus in debt instruments and 10-25 per cent of the corpus in equity or stocks.
Facebook reveals Libra cryptocurrency, with lofty goals
The Menlo Park, California-based company has big aspirations for Libra, but consumer privacy concerns or regulatory barriers may present significant hurdles.
Centre rules out bringing oil products under GST for now
The Centre is of the view that the state govts may not support such a move as petroleum products are among a handful of items on which states still have control after the introduction of GST.
G20 summit: Trade row to be part of Modi-Trump talks
PM Modi, Trump and Japanese PM Shinzo Abe are also expected to hold the second meeting of the JAI trilateral - the core grouping in the Indo-Pacific.
4 key drivers to make economy more competitive
The idea is not to repeal APMC Act but to replace it with the APLM Act, says the Niti Aayog VC.
Should you opt for home loan overdraft facility?
The borrower should do a cost-benefit analysis to find out whether the benefit of interest-saving through the home loan overdraft account is more than the higher cost of the loan.