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Yoga Bar aims expansion of product range in FY22
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) FMCG health food brand Yoga Bar plans to expand its product range going ahead.
2021-05-16
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
1 in 2 manufacturers facing lack of skilled workers: Survey
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) More than 1 in 2 manufacturers around the world feel their organisation lacks skilled workers to support smart manufacturing digitisation plans, according to a new survey.
2021-05-16
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Max Speciality Films to invest upto Rs 50 cr in new CPP line
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Max Ventures & Industries Ltd's (MaxVIL) subsidiary Max Speciality Films Ltd (MSFL), which manufactures specialty packaging films, will invest up to Rs 50 crore in a new CPP (Cast Polypropylene) line which will have a capacity of 7.2 KTPA (kilo tonnes per annum).
2021-05-16
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
India imports $6.2bn gold in April
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) India's gold imports in April stood at $6.2 billion on the back of strong consumer demand.
2021-05-16
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Madras HC's intervention sought to prohibit NSE co-location services
Chennai, May 16 (IANS) The National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) should be prohibited from providing the co-location facility that has already been considered as discriminatory by various authorities, including the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), according to a petition filed in the Madurai Bench of Madras High Court.
2021-05-16
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Indian Railway commissions Wi-Fi at 6,000th railway station
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Indian Railways has commissioned Wi-Fi at 6,000th railway station in Jharkhand's Hazaribagh district, the Ministry of Railways said on Sunday.
2021-05-16
Category: India, Delhi,National,Business/Economy,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Airtel announces benefits for low-income customers amid Covid crisis
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Bharti Airtel on Sunday announced special benefits for low-income customers on its network to help them stay connected during the ongoing pandemic.
2021-05-16
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
FPIs pull out Rs 6,427 cr from Indian equities
Mumbai, May 16 (IANS) Foreign portfolio investors (FPI) continue to pull out investments from the Indian equities amid the severe Covid crisis and the lockdowns across states.
2021-05-16
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Microsoft, AWS share top spot in Public Cloud Services market
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Microsoft shared the top position with Amazon Web Services (AWS) as the worldwide public cloud services market grew 24.1 per cent (year-over-year) in 2020 with revenues reaching $312 billion, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC).
2021-05-16
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Petrol, diesel prices rise again on Sunday
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Petrol and diesel prices have increased across the four metros on Sunday after a pause for a day.
2021-05-16
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Vax drive cheapest cost to economic normalisation: Report
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Stepping up the vaccination drive is the cheapest as well as the most viable policy path to economic normalisation, as per a research report by Emkay Global Financial Services.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Govt ready to defend "illegal" enforcement action if pursued by Cairn: Sources
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Government and other public sector undertakings have not received any notice from courts in US and other countries for attachment of any property in pursuance to UK-based energy major Cairn Energy Plc. plea to recover $ 1.2 billion from India being the value of shares that it held in Indian entity which were later sold by the tax department.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
No denial of vaccine or essential services for want of Aadhaar: UIDAI
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Saturday said in a statement that no one will be denied vaccine, medicine, hospitalisation or treatment for want of Aadhaar.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
ISRO team suggests measures to restart oxygen production at Sterlite Copper
Chennai, May 15 (IANS) An expert team from the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Saturday visited Vedanta Ltd's copper smelter plant Sterlite Copper and suggested measures to set right the technical snag that halted oxygen production, the company said.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy,Health/Medicine
China enjoys sweet spot in global trade, calls US confused
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Despite the belligerent rhetoric against the Chinese Communist Party regime across the world, China is likely to enjoy its exorbitant value to the US and the global economy.
2021-05-15
Category: International, India,Business/Economy,Diplomacy
India to become major production hub for ACC batteries: ICEA
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The India Cellular and Electronics Association (ICEA) has welcomed the Rs 18,100 crore Production Linked Incentive (PLI) scheme that has been approved for Advanced Chemistry Cell (ACC) battery storage in the country.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Power engineers body demands mass vaccination
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) All India Power Engineers Federation (AIPEF) has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Power Minister R.K. Singh requesting that all the states be directed to hold mass vaccination camps to cover electricity personnel on top priority basis and be treated as frontline workers.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Coal off-take to face temporary headwinds due to Covid resurgence: Ind-Ra
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Domestic coal production as well as off-take could face temporary headwinds due to the second Covid wave-led restrictions along with localised lockdowns, said India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra).
2021-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
GST Council to meet 1st time in 2021 on May 28 to discuss Covid relief
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The GST Council will meet for the first time this year on May 28, through video conferencing.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Tech Mahindra announces appointment of 'Wellness Officer'
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering services and solutions, on Saturday announced the appointment of Meghna Hareendran as the 'Wellness Officer', with immediate effect.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Health/Medicine
Airtel rolls out Covid support services on its digital platform
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Bharti Airtel has rolled out a range of Covid support initiatives for customers by leveraging its digital platforms.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Health/Medicine
Covid pushes India's Pharma industry growth to 59% in April
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The fresh wave of Covid-19 in the country has pushed up sales of medicines and resulted in exponential growth for the pharmaceutical sector.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Health/Medicine
SKF reports 51% growth in Q4 profit
Pune, May 15 (IANS) Amidst the pandemic, bearings major SKF India has reported a smart 51 per cent growth in its profit during the fourth quarter period of FY21 ending March 31, 2021.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Why Shilpa Shetty said no to grocery savings?
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Whether its sumptuous kitchen delicacies, useful backyard garden gyaan, or power yoga punches, Shilpa Shetty has proven that she can never go wrong when it comes to nutrition thats packed with taste and health. But, what does she do when her brother-in-law orders groceries with a 100-rupee 'bachat?
2021-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Cinema/Showbiz
Covid resurgence to cause short-term disruption in credit off take: HDFC Securities
Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) The second wave of pandemic is expected to cause short-term disruption in credit off take, said HDFC Securities in a report.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Covid Care: Boeing plans to set up field hospitals in India (IANS Exclusive)
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Aerospace major Boeing has tied-up with state governments along with NGOs to set up field hospitals in India to treat Covid patients.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Business/Economy
Cisco to acquire threat assessment platform Kenna Security
San Francisco, May 15 (IANS) Networking major Cisco has announced to acquire Kenna Security, makers of a risk-based vulnerability management platform, for an undisclosed sum.
2021-05-15
Category: International, Costa Rica,Business/Economy,Technology
Google fights to protect work status for immigrants' spouses in US
San Francisco, May 15 (IANS) Google has filed a legal brief with over 40 companies including Apple, Amazon, Twitter and Microsoft to protect a work authorisation programme that allows the spouses of H-1B visa holders to work in the US.
2021-05-15
Category: International, Costa Rica,Business/Economy,Technology,Immigration/Law/Rights
Breather to consumers as OMCs pause fuel price rise
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) A day after steep increase in retail prices of petrol and diesel, fuel retailers on Saturday spared consumers of any further increase in fuel prices.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Rates under the RoDTEP scheme to be announced in 15 days: DGFT
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) The much-delayed announcement of the rates under the Remission of Duties and Taxes on Exported Products (RoDTEP) scheme will be made in 15 days, Director General, Foreign Trade, Amit Yadav said on Friday.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
India's April exports rise to over $30 bn
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) The low base effect powered India's merchandise exports to grow by over 195 per cent on a year-on-year basis last month.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
SpiceXpress airlifts 55K oxygen concentrators in 3 weeks
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) SpiceJet's air cargo arm SpiceXpress has airlifted 55,000 oxygen concentrators and Covid relief materials in just over three weeks, the company said on Friday.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Macrotech Developers report 31% growth in Q4 net profit
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Macrotech Developers on Friday reported a nearly 31 per cent growth in its consolidated net profit for the January-March quarter at Rs 312.19 crore.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Covid resurgence subdues equities, metal stocks fall (Roundup)
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Economic impact of Covid resurgence dented investors' sentiments during Friday's trade session.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
India's forex reserves up by over $1 bn
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) India's foreign exchange reserves rose by $1.444 billion during the week ended May 7.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
FIDC seeks relief for MSMEs benefited under RBI's Restructuring Framework 1.0
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) The Finance Industry Development Council (FIDC) has sought loan restructuring for the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) who benefited from the previous loan restructuring framework provided by the Reserve Bank of India amid the pandemic.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Bata India appoints Gunjan Shah as new CEO
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Footwear major Bata India Limited on Friday announced the appointment of Gunjan Shah as its new Chief Executive Officer.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Commerce Minister discusses measures to enhance Covid vaccine production with the USTR
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal on Friday had a virtual meeting with United States Trade Representative (USTR) Katherine Chi Tai.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Health/Medicine,Politics,Business/Economy
Resolution of pending issues of exporters would give impetus to trade: EEPC India Chairman
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) The value of engineering goods shipments registered a year-on-year growth of 238.27% during April, 2021 owing primarily to lower base effect and strong demand from traditional markets. This shows recovery in external trade is very much on track and improved trade outlook, said EEPC India Chairman Mahesh Desai.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
India's trade performance improves in April
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) India's export performance continued to improve in April, according to Commerce Ministry data.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
India's April exports rise to over $30 bn
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) The low base effect powered India's merchandise exports to grow by over 195 per cent on year-on-year basis last month.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme 2021-22 to be issued at Rs 4,777 per gm
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) The new series of Sovereign Gold Bonds 2021-22 will be opened May 17-21, 2021, and the issue price during the subscription period shall be Rs 4,777 per gram.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
MediBuddy, HCL to support India's Covid mitigation efforts
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Digital healthcare platform MediBuddy has tied up with more than 350 top hospitals across 130 cities to strengthen the vaccine rollout across the country, the company said on Friday.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Business/Economy
Tamil Nadu company converts part of its factory into Covid care centre
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) Schwing Stetter India, a company based in Sriperumbudur, Chennai which is into manufacturing of concreting and constructing equipment, has converted a floor of its factory into a Covid-19 care centre.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine,Business/Economy
PNB, DLF, Tata Steel top bought large cap stocks by MFs in April
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) As equity-linked mutual fund schemes witnessed a decline in net inflows in April, Punjab National Bank (PNB), DLF and Tata Steel were among the top bought stocks in large cap by mutual funds.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
India needs its own crypto unicorns: Experts
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Stressing that India needs smart and sensible crypto regulation, leading cryptocurrency players in the country on Friday urged the government against the ban and sought engagement to build consensus on crypto regulation.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Hyundai, Kia to suspend plants next week on chip shortages
Seoul, May 14 (IANS) Hyundai Motor and its affiliate Kia said on Friday they will suspend some of their assembly lines for several days next week due to semiconductor shortages.
2021-05-14
Category: International, South Korea,Business/Economy,Technology
Shriram Housing Finance to get Rs 500 cr capital infusion from parent
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) In a reaffirmation of its belief in the affordable and mid segment housing, Shriram City Union Finance has invested Rs 200 crore in its housing finance subsidiary, Shriram Housing Finance Ltd (SHFL).
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Govt to provide liquidity to exporters by fast customs, duty drawback refunds
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) In an attempt to ensure liquidity for exporters in the difficult period of Covid pandemic, the government has decided to credit all customs refunds and duty drawback claims, made by them upto May 14, by the end of the month.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
ClickPost adds 'essential' goods option on its platform
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Logistics intelligence platform ClickPost has announced the introduction of an 'essential' goods option on its platform.
2021-05-14
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy