• Language
  • App
  • Subscriptions
  • Specials
  • Sign-In
  • Register
GeStepAhead GrowMyMoney Invest Now master your money
Moneycontrol

Business News

  • ONGC to take control of HPCL to create larger oil sector entity

    ONGC to take control of HPCL to create larger oil sector entity  

    India plans to create a giant oil company by combining state-owned firms, finance minister Arun Jaitley said in the budget speech earlier this month as the world's third largest oil consumer looks to better compete with global maj...

    27 Feb 2017, 10.00 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • LIC to hold media briefing on Q3 show -- a first for the insurer

    LIC to hold media briefing on Q3 show -- a first for the insurer  

    To reinstate its presence as the dominant insurer and largest institutional investor in the Indian market, life insurance behemoth - Life Insurance Corporation - will, for the first time in its six-decades history in the country, ...

    27 Feb 2017, 9.59 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • A tie-up with Volkswagen may benefit Tata Motors: Goldman Sachs

    A tie-up with Volkswagen may benefit Tata Motors: Goldman Sachs  

    According to broking house Goldman Sachs, such an alliance may be beneficial for Tata Motors.

    27 Feb 2017, 9.33 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Jio effect: Airtel may let customers enjoy free domestic roaming

    Jio effect: Airtel may let customers enjoy free domestic roaming  

    Airtel customers have something to cheer about. The telco has decided to do away with national roaming charges on its network for both calls and internet services, reports Economic Times.

    27 Feb 2017, 9.17 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Ola raises $350 million at valuation of $3.5 billion

    Ola raises $350 million at valuation of $3.5 billion  

    Ola, India's home grown online cab aggregator, has raised a fresh bout of funding with its existing as well as new investors. The cab aggregator raised funds to the tune of USD 350 million at a lower valuation of USD 3.5 billion, ...

    27 Feb 2017, 9.05 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Counter bids for Axis Bank likely; board holds key: Jefferies

    Counter bids for Axis Bank likely; board holds key: Jefferies  

    Market chatter about Axis Bank being merged with Kotak Mahindra Bank refuses to die down, despite Axis Bank denying the possibility. The Axis Bank stock has been steadily rising over the last week.

    27 Feb 2017, 8.56 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Rising input costs: Get ready to pay more for groceries

    Rising input costs: Get ready to pay more for groceries  

    FMCG biggies such as Amul, Dabur, Britannia and Parle plan to increase prices of their products or slash the quantities of packaged goods this summer. As a result biscuits, ice-creams and soap, among other daily consumption produc...

    27 Feb 2017, 8.50 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Road ahead for Indian M&A seems brightly lit: PwC report

    Road ahead for Indian M&A seems brightly lit: PwC report  

    With the global economy slowing down while the Indian economy stays particularly "resilient" and with increasing distressed assets in the Indian business environment, Indian business houses have been on the frontline of global and...

    27 Feb 2017, 8.50 am  |  Source: PTI

  • UK keen to facilitate masala bond plans

    UK keen to facilitate masala bond plans  

    As many as 14 masala bonds are listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) with a combined outstanding value of Rs 12,976 crore. Last year six such rupee-denominated bonds sold overseas issued by the European Bank of Reconstruction ...

    27 Feb 2017, 8.28 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Odisha govt withdraws tax sops to IOC`s Paradip refinery

    Odisha govt withdraws tax sops to IOC's Paradip refinery  

    Less than two months after serving the first show-cause notice, the Odisha government on February 22 wrote to its single-biggest investor saying it is withdrawing the promised 11-year deferment on payment of sales tax on Paradip r...

    27 Feb 2017, 8.28 am  |  Source: PTI

  • IL&FS, Lone Star Funds to invest $550mn in stressed assets

    IL&FS, Lone Star Funds to invest $550mn in stressed assets  

    American private equity firm Lone Star Funds and India's infrastructure financing company IL&FS will jointly invest $550 million in stressed infrastructure projects in India.

    26 Feb 2017, 5.32 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • IIM Bangalore`s Women Startup Programme picks 15 new biz ideas

    IIM Bangalore's Women Startup Programme picks 15 new biz ideas  

    The NS Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (NSRCEL), at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, and Goldman Sachs today selected 15 women entrepreneurs and their ideas for incubation over next year as the final phas...

    26 Feb 2017, 4.56 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • SpiceJet to start Kolkata-Dhaka direct flight from March 23

    SpiceJet to start Kolkata-Dhaka direct flight from March 23  

    SpiceJet will operate daily direct flight to Dhaka from Kolkata, starting from March 23, as part of expansion of its international services.

    26 Feb 2017, 4.56 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Anil Ambani to spell out defence biz plans

    Anil Ambani to spell out defence biz plans  

    Pitching defence business as the main growth driver, industrialist Anil Ambani will brief the sectoral and market analysts here tomorrow about future plans of his Reliance Group in this segment.

    26 Feb 2017, 4.42 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • COAI exec committee to discuss industry`s financial fortunes

    COAI exec committee to discuss industry's financial fortunes  

    The executive committee meeting of the cellular operators association (COAI), scheduled for March 17, is likely to discuss the issue of the deteriorating financial health of the industry.

    26 Feb 2017, 4.02 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • 2017 to be a better year for Indian startups:Qualcomm Ventures

    2017 to be a better year for Indian startups:Qualcomm Ventures  

    Qualcomm Ventures, the venture investment arm of US-based chip maker Qualcomm Inc which has a USD 150 million India-focused fund, expects 2017 to be a better year for the startup ecosystem, especially early stage companies.

    26 Feb 2017, 3.00 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • HSBC discloses tax evasion probes in India, other countries

    HSBC discloses tax evasion probes in India, other countries  

    Global banking giant HSBC has disclosed being probed by tax authorities in India and several other countries, including against its Swiss and Dubai units, for allegedly abetting tax evasion of four Indians and their families.

    26 Feb 2017, 3.00 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • HSBC`s India headcount rises by 4,000 despite global drop

    HSBC's India headcount rises by 4,000 despite global drop  

    UK-based banking major HSBC saw its India headcount rise by 4,000 people to reach 37,000 last year even as its worldwide workforce got trimmed by nearly 23,000 persons.

    26 Feb 2017, 3.00 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • L&T expects pick up in oil sector orders in 2 years

    L&T expects pick up in oil sector orders in 2 years  

    With global oil prices stabilising, L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering expects orders from international and domestic players to improve in the next two years.

    26 Feb 2017, 1.34 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Bank strike likely on Feb 28, may dent services

    Bank strike likely on Feb 28, may dent services  

    Operations at public sector banks may be hit on Tuesday as most unions under the aegis of UFBU have threatened to go on strike to press for various demands, including accountability of top executives in view of mounting bad loans ...

    26 Feb 2017, 1.34 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Max Ventures approaches shareholders for 36% stake sale in arm

    Max Ventures approaches shareholders for 36% stake sale in arm  

    Max Ventures and Industries Ltd has sought shareholders' approval for sale of 35.93 per cent stake of its specialty film business to Japan's Toppan Printing.

    26 Feb 2017, 1.34 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Century Ply ready with strategy for Laos crisis

    Century Ply ready with strategy for Laos crisis  

    Country's leading interior infrastructure maker Century Plyboards India is ready with an alternate strategy for the Laos crisis that banned export of raw wood and veneer since over a year.

    26 Feb 2017, 12.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Eight of top 10 cos add Rs 66,708 cr in m-cap; RIL shines

    Eight of top 10 cos add Rs 66,708 cr in m-cap; RIL shines  

    Eight of the 10 most valued Indian companies together added Rs 66,707.68 crore in market valuation last week, with RIL emerging as the biggest gainer.

    26 Feb 2017, 12.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • `Mumbai richest Indian city with total wealth of USD 820 bn`

    'Mumbai richest Indian city with total wealth of USD 820 bn'  

    India's financial capital Mumbai, which is home to 46,000 millionaires and 28 billionaires, is the richest Indian city with a total wealth of USD 820 billion, says a report.

    26 Feb 2017, 12.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • 5 major telcos optimum for Indian mkt: Telecom Secy JS Deepak

    5 major telcos optimum for Indian mkt: Telecom Secy JS Deepak  

    The fresh round of consolidation unfolding in the Indian telecom market is likely to yield five major players ensuring "enough competition but not fragmentation of spectrum", Telecom Secretary J S Deepak said.

    26 Feb 2017, 12.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • ArcelorMittal plans solar farm on steel plant land in K`taka

    ArcelorMittal plans solar farm on steel plant land in K'taka  

    World's largest steelmaker ArcelorMittal may set up a solar farm on land alloted to it for the proposed 6 MT Karnataka project in view of excess global steel capacity and delays in securing raw materials.

    26 Feb 2017, 12.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Green panel nod to SAIL`s Tasra washery project in Jharkhand

    Green panel nod to SAIL's Tasra washery project in Jharkhand  

    A green panel has recommended environment clearance (EC) to state-owned steel major SAIL for construction of a pit head coking coal washery in its Tasra Coal Block in Dhanbad, Jharkhand.

    26 Feb 2017, 12.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • More fresh products, localisation VW`s top priority in India

    More fresh products, localisation VW's top priority in India  

    German auto major Volkswagen is working to bring more feature-packed fresh products every year to India while revving up localisation instead of trying to compete in the highly competitive mass market segment.

    26 Feb 2017, 12.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Odisha govt withdraws tax sops to IOC`s Pradip refinery

    Odisha govt withdraws tax sops to IOC's Pradip refinery  

    In a big jolt to Indian Oil, the Odisha government has withdrawn tax incentives given to the Rs 34,555-crore Paradip refinery, making the company reconsider its plans to invest another Rs 52,000 crore in the state.

    26 Feb 2017, 12.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • States must adopt model Bill to keep shops open 24x7: Assocham

    States must adopt model Bill to keep shops open 24x7: Assocham  

    Industry body Assocham has urged the Centre to impress upon states to adopt the Model Shops and Establishments Bill, thereby allowing small and medium scale shops to remain open for all seven days.

    26 Feb 2017, 12.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

Get started using your favorite social network

or

Login using moneycontrol ID

Username
Password

Need help logging in? Reset password.

Don´t have an account? Sign Up

Get started using your favorite social network

or

Simply sign up using this short form

* mandatory

UserName*

Username should be atleast 4 character

Password*

Password should be 8 or more characters,
atleast 1 number, 1 symbol & 1 upper case letter

Alert

Your Password should contain
  • 8 or more characters
  • At least 1 number
  • At least 1 symbol
  • At least 1 upper case letter
Confirm Password*
Email
Already have an account? Login