Axiata Digital, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Malaysian telecom conglomerate Axiata Group Berhad, has invested USD 16 million (about Rs 106 crore) in Bengaluru-based StoreKing
08 Jun 2016, 9.28 pm | Source: PTI
Seeking to make FDI policy simpler, the government on June 8 released an updated compendium by incorporating all policy changes and eliminating unnecessary explanations, but retains the UPA regime's policy on opening of multi-bran...
08 Jun 2016, 8.24 pm | Source: PTI
State Bank of India signed an agreement with Jain Farm Fresh Foods, a subsidiary of Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd, on June 8 to help farmers associated with the company avail loans against receivables due from the company
08 Jun 2016, 5.30 pm | Source: PTI
Internet search giant Google has tied up with Tata Trust to reduce the digital gender gap in rural areas of India by giving them data access
08 Jun 2016, 5.18 pm | Source: PTI
According to an official release from T-Hub, an accelerator program will be launched in India and Israel and it will be a part of T-Hub's T-Challenge program charter which will focus on agritech for facilitating the growth of star...
08 Jun 2016, 3.56 pm | Source: PTI
The USD 3 billion investments were announced by Bezos in an event in the US yesterday, and come in addition to the American e-commerce giant's USD 2 billion infusion in 2014, taking the total investments here to over USD 5 billion...
08 Jun 2016, 2.52 pm | Source: PTI
"Shared mobility is the future of transportation in India and Ola Share has enabled citizens to share their rides and pay only a fraction of the actual trip cost while contributing towards reduction in vehicular pollution and cong...
08 Jun 2016, 2.42 pm | Source: PTI
Koovs said it has issued 1.2 crore new ordinary shares at a price of 25 pence per ordinary share to HT Media translating to 8.2 percent stake in the enlarged issued share capital of the fashion portal.
08 Jun 2016, 2.22 pm | Source: PTI
"The tie-up will facilitate effortless payments for hotel-bookings across 5,500 hotels in over 170 cities in India through ItzCash's easy money transfer solutions," the companies said in a joint statement.
08 Jun 2016, 1.34 pm | Source: PTI
"Though there are some VLSI design institutions, but we want to make the best cutting-edge technology available to the manpower here and the government is in the process of setting up a VLSI Design Academy," he said adding that US...
08 Jun 2016, 12.26 pm | Source: PTI
Singapore's prestigious Institute of Technical Education will help set up vocational skill centres across India to train youths to fulfil the requirements of skilled manpower in selected industries.
08 Jun 2016, 12.20 pm | Source: PTI
The tea estate factories should also come forward to purchase tea leaf from the small tea growers' societies giving them fairer price, John added. India is the second largest producer of tea in the world and has about 4.5 lakh sma...
08 Jun 2016, 12.18 pm | Source: PTI
Helpshift Inc, a startup that makes software for customer engagement on mobile devices, has raised USD 23 million (about Rs 153.4 crore) funding from Microsoft Ventures and Salesforce Ventures.
08 Jun 2016, 12.12 pm | Source: PTI
iShippo.com an online marketplace dedicated to promoting Indian culture & heritage through handcrafted products has joined hands with Development Commissioner Handloom of the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India.
08 Jun 2016, 11.37 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Jeff Bezos told an event in Washington attended by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi - who met earlier on Tuesday with President Barack Obama - that India was Amazon's fastest growing region.
08 Jun 2016, 8.20 am | Source: Reuters
"India needs to enhance the quality of vocational education of the youth as well as inculcate entrepreneurial temper in them to prepare them as the country charts its course as one of the fastest emerging economies," Goyal said pa...
08 Jun 2016, 7.45 am | Source: PTI
The digital payment company, which forayed into e-commerce in April last year, aims to facilitate monthly sales of about 2.1 crore items through its platform by the end of this fiscal in the fashion category.
07 Jun 2016, 9.52 pm | Source: PTI
Driven by strong growth in e-commerce, digital commerce in India is expected to touch Rs 2.1 lakh crore by end of this year, growing 68 percent from December 2015, a report has said
07 Jun 2016, 6.56 pm | Source: PTI
Indian financial technology market is expected to double to USD 2.4 billion by 2020, primarily triggered by rising customer experiences, e-commerce and smartphone penetration, according to a report
07 Jun 2016, 4.28 pm | Source: PTI
The government will invest around Rs 3,500 crore on conducting aero-geophysical survey of 8.13 lakh sq km area for probing deep seated and concealed mineral deposit, a move that will boost mineral exploration in India
07 Jun 2016, 3.46 pm | Source: PTI
The soft loan is the second tranche of a USD 157.5 million financing facility under the Orissa Integrated Irrigated Agriculture and Water Management Investment Program.
07 Jun 2016, 3.00 pm | Source: PTI
The Commerce and Industry Ministry is rooting for comprehensive relaxation of visa norms to boost services trade, a proposal that is being taken up with the Prime Minister's Office (PMO)
07 Jun 2016, 2.14 pm | Source: PTI
Agreeing that the US is a strategic partner for India, Forbes further stated that India was also a significant contributor to the US economy and the economic gains of job creation and investments which Indian companies have brough...
07 Jun 2016, 12.44 pm | Source: PTI
With a target of training 45 million people in the next five years, the Maharashtra government is now aggressively looking to tie-up with the private companies to train youngsters in vocational training.
07 Jun 2016, 12.14 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Seeking to create two or three Switzerlands within India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today courted Swiss business leaders to boost domestic manufacturing and skill development.
07 Jun 2016, 10.48 am | Source: PTI
The Odisha government today asked the authorities of Bhubaneswar Smart City Mission to expedite the process and set mile stones and time lines against each component of the project.
07 Jun 2016, 10.48 am | Source: PTI
Giving a major push to clean energy, the AAP government today came out with an ambitious policy announcing incentives and tax breaks to promote solar power and making it mandatory for government and public institutions to install ...
07 Jun 2016, 10.36 am | Source: PTI
The United Kingdom can play a "significant" role in helping India bring the best healthcare solutions to its proposed smart cities, a top functionary of UK's largest healthcare system National Health Service (NHS) said on June 6
06 Jun 2016, 6.32 pm | Source: PTI
Less than 30 exporting units in Tirupur had the integrated setup to carry out all the processes in their in-house and the remaining exporting units were fully dependent on job working units to carry out the intermediate processes,...
06 Jun 2016, 3.22 pm | Source: PTI
The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani in Doha yesterday.
06 Jun 2016, 2.54 pm | Source: PTI