Coal India's output for this fiscal is fixed at 598 million tonnes (MT) and the government is aiming to save Rs 40,000 crore in foreign exchange on account of lower coal imports this fiscal.
04 May 2016, 5.32 pm | Source: PTI
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is investing Rs. 171 Crores in Indian eyewear company Lenskart, to help the company expand access to high-quality and affordable eye-care products in tier-3,tier-4 cities.
04 May 2016, 4.49 pm | Source: NewsVoir
The minister said availability of financial resources, land acquisition, availability of water and supply chain of component and equipment are some major problems faced by the sector.
04 May 2016, 4.08 pm | Source: PTI
Telecom sector attracted over USD four billion worth foreign direct investments in nearly two years since April 2014, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said today.
04 May 2016, 3.20 pm | Source: PTI
As on April 25, 2016, a total of 2,508 cities of 26 states have been identified as selected for Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Housing for all (Urban) Mission," Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said during Question Hour.
04 May 2016, 2.32 pm | Source: PTI
Timely funding is critical for any business, regardless of its size. Busy Infotech, in partnership with Biz2Credit, is launching BUSY Loan Finder, a digital platform to help small business owners access most suitable loan options....
04 May 2016, 10.48 am | Source: PTI
The Commerce Ministry today launched a web-based dashboard to provide an easy access to detailed trade data of the country.
04 May 2016, 10.21 am | Source: PTI
"The Union Cabinet is likely to consider and approve a proposal to provide flexibility in utilisation of domestic coal for reducing the cost of power generation, in its meeting scheduled for today," a source said.
04 May 2016, 9.24 am | Source: PTI
A delegation of the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT), led by its Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal, met Kant here, a press release issued by CAIT stated.
04 May 2016, 9.24 am | Source: PTI
The deal marks the first time that Google has worked directly with an automaker "to integrate its self-driving system, including its sensors and software, into a passenger vehicle," the companies said in a statement on Tuesday.
04 May 2016, 8.02 am | Source: Reuters
"Net profit (Profit after Tax) growth improved to 19.7 percent in 2014-15 as compared with 11.8 percent in the previous year", RBI said.
04 May 2016, 7.34 am | Source: PTI
India has received foreign direct investment (FDI) of USD 397.08 million in the last four years for promotion of its agriculture sector, with maximum inflows from Mauritius followed by Singapore and Germany.
03 May 2016, 4.46 pm | Source: PTI
Companies spent over Rs 42 crore towards 'Swachh Bharat Kosh' as part of their corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities in 2014-15, Parliament was informed today.
03 May 2016, 4.10 pm | Source: PTI
Power Ministry is preparing a new framework to boost hydropower development in the country by lowering the cost and removal of long-drawn clearances, a senior official said today.
03 May 2016, 4.00 pm | Source: PTI
With about 30 million users in the country, Mobikwik is one of the biggest wallet companies in India. It competes with the likes of Paytm and PayU.
03 May 2016, 2.40 pm | Source: PTI
The IT infrastructure market includes server, storage and enterprise networking equipment
03 May 2016, 2.10 pm | Source: PTI
Government has invited bids from companies willing to set up call centres in small towns with financial support under India BPO Promotion Scheme.
03 May 2016, 12.30 pm | Source: PTI
Google has acquired a business technology start-up founded by an Indian-origin entrepreneur as part of its plans to scale training offerings for Google Apps to its customers and customers' users.
03 May 2016, 10.44 am | Source: PTI
The Delhi government has decided to involve youth in policy making through Chief Minister's Urban Leadership Fellows (CMULF) Programme, under which they will be assisting senior officials in matters of governance.
03 May 2016, 10.22 am | Source: PTI
A trainset comprises coaches where each car is powered by a dedicated propulsion system and there is no locomotive required to haul the train.
03 May 2016, 7.30 am | Source: PTI
The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) the largest manufacturing outfit in the US in a letter to Commerce Secretary, Penny Pritzker, and US Trade Representative, Michael Froman, has sent a list of priorities which it said...
03 May 2016, 7.24 am | Source: PTI
Foreign direct investment (FDI) in India increased to USD 37.53 billion during April-February period of the last fiscal, Parliament was informed today.
02 May 2016, 4.20 pm | Source: PTI
US-based voice and telephony gear maker Polycom is looking at deeper engagement with government and SMB verticals to drive expansion in India as it aims to grow revenues by 25 per cent this year.
02 May 2016, 2.10 pm | Source: PTI
While the German tech startup investor Rocket Internet will underwrite around 100 million euros (about Rs 760.7 crore) of the financing, it will invest around 85 million euros (about Rs 646.7 crore), including the conversion of an...
02 May 2016, 1.36 pm | Source: PTI
Sweden-based electric vehicle maker Clean Motion plans to invest USD 10 million (about Rs 66 crore) in India over the next three years to expand operations including setting up of an assembly unit for its Zbee three- wheelers in t...
02 May 2016, 1.00 pm | Source: PTI
Founded in 1992, TiE has a combined value creation of over USD 300 billion worldwide and now seeks greater participation in technologies for expanding economies where India is top of the list.
02 May 2016, 12.30 pm | Source: PTI
The startup idea is to establish an app where people can store their health records. The app will enable a user to record all her medical history by scanning documents, and the app should be able to read that scanned documents and...
02 May 2016, 11.27 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
A half of Indian executives polled are open to work with start-ups as partnering with new-age companies bring in agile and innovative methods, says a survey.
02 May 2016, 10.53 am | Source: PTI
Mumbai-based technology startup accelerator Zone Startups is launching a first-of-its-kind six-week programme 'empoWer' to support women entrepreneurs who are building technology ventures.
02 May 2016, 10.48 am | Source: PTI
The newly-formed Odisha Skill Development Authority (OSDA), aimed at ensuring quality skill training standards, became operational today with noted IT entrepreneur Subroto Bagchi assuming office as its head.
02 May 2016, 10.42 am | Source: PTI