Feb 17, 2017 06:00 PM IST
It's only two feet tall, it dances, it does push-ups, recognises faces and also clicks selfies. Meet IBM's Watson powered, NAO, a robot that has been built to perform a whole host of functions across the hospitality, banking and aviation space. CNBC-TV18's Priya Sheth had a power-packed interaction with NAO.
- Aug 29, 2016 10:20 PM IST
With plenty of new swanky hotels throwing open their doors in the last few years, reimagining the brand and service offering have become crucial for profitable sustenance.
- Aug 24, 2016 04:48 PM IST
Max India's hospitality business has grown by 30 percent in the last six years, he says. The company plans to expand its bed capacity to 5,000 from the current 2,500. Land has been acquired for these expansion plans.
- Aug 24, 2016 04:47 PM IST
The aim is to encourage start-ups in the real estate, hospitality, retail and education spaces, said MR Jaishankar, CMD, Brigade Group.
- Jul 13, 2016 11:23 AM IST
Lenders have approved the Rs 16,189-crore Jaiprakash Associates- UltraTech deal which had been stuck for some time now due to valuation conflicts, reports CNBC-TV18.
- Jun 17, 2016 03:39 PM IST
Speaking to CNBC-TV18 MR Jaishankar, CMD of Brigade Enterprises says he is bullish on the hospitality business, adding the company would retain majority stake in it.
- Jun 02, 2016 04:31 PM IST
In a bid to service its Rs-75,000-crore debt, Jaypee Group is setting its sights on the sale of other business. The group has already divested its stake cement business to UltraTech.
- Apr 18, 2016 10:27 PM IST
Fancy a foreign holiday this year? A new car? A diamond set? Don't count on it this year. According to Staffing Services firm TeamLease, salary hikes this year may not be something to write home about.
- Dec 30, 2015 10:48 AM IST
As far as the Indian market is concerned, it is likely to get excited going into the Budget, says Andrew Holland of Ambit Investment Advisors. He also expects the dollar to weaken in the short-term, which will in turn be beneficial to emerging markets like India
- Sep 30, 2015 12:43 PM IST
IV Subramaniam, MD and CIO at Quantum Advisors is bullish on sectors such as IT, automobile, consumer discretionary and hospitality. He also feels valuations are attractive in the energy sector. But, according to him, NBFCs still look expensive
- Aug 31, 2015 03:35 PM IST
Suresh Kris, CFO of the company says its cap-expenditure commitment for the projects is Rs 300 crore of which Rs 150 crore has already been incurred.
- Apr 13, 2015 04:33 PM IST
Prime Property gives you an exclusive sneak peak into hospitality giant Marriott‘s plans for India. Prime Property talks to Arne M Sorenson, President of Marriott International.
- Dec 26, 2013 09:08 PM IST
The CondÃ© Nast Traveller Readers' Travel Awards 2013 recognised and felicitated the best in travel, tourism and hospitality industry in India and the world
- Nov 18, 2013 11:43 AM IST
Despite adversities, the company still managed to report a year-on-year growth in cement, Manoj Gaur of Jaiprakash Associates said. Yet, the outlook for the sector as a whoel remains challenging because of the oversupply situation he said.
- Apr 26, 2013 10:20 PM IST
India‘s hospitality sector has been struggling for traction through 2012, but international hotel chain Marriott seems to have had no such trouble.
- Jan 11, 2012 09:53 PM IST
Two joint ventures later, hospitality major Hilton is set to make a big play for the Indian market.