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  • Intel buying Israeli car tech firm Mobileye for $15 bn Mar 14, 2017 07:50 AM IST

    Intel buying Israeli car tech firm Mobileye for $15 bn

    Israeli media reported that the deal worth approximately USD 15.3 billion was the largest ever cross-border acquisition for an Israeli tech firm.

  • Passion to Win: The story of Nandan Nilekani Mar 10, 2017 08:11 PM IST

    Passion to Win: The story of Nandan Nilekani

    Through the course of this 4-part special series, we will bring you the stories of 12 entrepreneurs who have disrupted their industries through their ideas and innovation. They have spurred new trends which is an inspiration for all.

  • Innovation is key to put FMCG growth on fast track: Experts Mar 09, 2017 08:58 AM IST

    Innovation is key to put FMCG growth on fast track: Experts

    "One of the drivers of growth for the industry in the next 5 to 10 years is innovation. We, as a sector, haven't innovated enough. The biggest innovation has come from people outside the traditional FMCG marketers," said Marico Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Saugata Gupta.

  • China's Xi says Shanghai should lead in reform, innovation Mar 06, 2017 11:20 AM IST

    China's Xi says Shanghai should lead in reform, innovation

    Xinhua reported that Xi told the National People's Congress (NPC) on Sunday that Shanghai should try to ensure its free trade zone was a bastion of reform and financial innovation.

  • Thales may set up new innovation centre in India Mar 01, 2017 12:00 PM IST

    Thales may set up new innovation centre in India

    "Maybe... India clearly is the top centre of innovation in the world," Caine told PTI when asked whether Thales is planning to open its new India innovation centre.

  • Rural innovation & start-up conclave in Hyd from March 23 Mar 01, 2017 09:42 AM IST

    Rural innovation & start-up conclave in Hyd from March 23

    The focus of the two-day event is to build capacities and promote fresh talent by giving them a platform to display their innovations, encourage greater learning, and strengthen the cadre of young rural innovators and start-ups, NIRDPR said in a statement issued here.

  • NITI Aayog workshop to weigh in on mobility innovation Feb 27, 2017 07:50 AM IST

    NITI Aayog workshop to weigh in on mobility innovation

    "The workshop, in association with Rocky Mountain Institute, an international non-profit organisation, will explore technologies and business models to help India leapfrog traditional approaches to passenger mobility and transportation," a government statement said.

  • Ansari launches India-Rwanda innovation growth programme Feb 21, 2017 07:40 AM IST

    Ansari launches India-Rwanda innovation growth programme

    The Vice President was addressing a gathering of business leaders and experts from both the countries at a business forum hosted at the Convention Centre.

  • India and Rwanda sign MoUs in innovation, aviation, visa Feb 21, 2017 07:40 AM IST

    India and Rwanda sign MoUs in innovation, aviation, visa

    In innovation, the two countries will set up an entrepreneurship development centre in Kigali while in aviation, Rwanda Air will start services to India in coming months and both countries will mutually exempt visa requirements.

  • Innovation real way to achieve country's prosperity: Javadekar Feb 20, 2017 07:50 AM IST

    Innovation real way to achieve country's prosperity: Javadekar

    "Innovation is the real way of achieving the nation's prosperity and we can achieve it by allowing creativity and allowing young minds to experiment and letting their crazy ideas come out," the minister said.

  • Young Turks: Fourth Partner Energy & Let's Recycle Feb 11, 2017 02:50 PM IST

    Young Turks: Fourth Partner Energy & Let's Recycle

    This episode of Young Turks is about green tech, it's about start-ups that are creating technology whose use will mitigate or reverse the effect of human activity on the environment.

  • Budget 2017: Weighted deductions for incurring pharma R&D should continue Jan 24, 2017 04:29 PM IST

    Budget 2017: Weighted deductions for incurring pharma R&D should continue

    R&D/clinical trial services performed in India are liable to service tax at the rate of 15% even when the recipient of service is situated outside India. To lower the cost of provision of such services and to boost innovation in the country and make such services globally competitive, it is important to provide for some sort of exemption.

  • Long term, gold use looks good despite note ban: WGC Jan 24, 2017 11:28 AM IST

    Long term, gold use looks good despite note ban: WGC

    While the main demand will be for jewellery, bar and coin investment is expected to be 250-300 tonnes by 2020. Jewellery exports are estimated to touch the USD 40 billion mark, from the current USD 8.6 billion.

  • China created 10 mn new jobs last year, but concerns remain Jan 23, 2017 03:34 PM IST

    China created 10 mn new jobs last year, but concerns remain

    Data from Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security (MHRSS) showed 13.14 million new jobs for urban residents were created in 2016 exceeding the whole-year target of 10 million.

  • Samsung India aims to maintain strong market position Jan 18, 2017 10:24 AM IST

    Samsung India aims to maintain strong market position

    "Then we have the mid-high 'A' series and on top we have the flagship series. We have feature phones, we have tablets, we have accessories, we have wearable devices," Kaul told reporters here after announcing the launch Samsung India's new smartphone, the Galaxy C9 Pro.

  • Tax agri-income to retain demonetisation benefit: Govindrajan Jan 11, 2017 06:14 PM IST

    Tax agri-income to retain demonetisation benefit: Govindrajan

    Subsequent tax laws and monetary policies should supplement the good move (demoentisation), the author of 'The Three-Box Solution: A Strategy for Leading Innovation' said.

  • India tops Asia in innovation chart Dec 14, 2016 04:16 PM IST

    India tops Asia in innovation chart

    "India has been ranked as the No. 1 innovation destination in Asia and No. 2 in the world for new innovation centres," the report said.

  • Flipkart, Ola seek govt support to counter foreign rivals Dec 08, 2016 09:04 AM IST

    Flipkart, Ola seek govt support to counter foreign rivals

    Founder of Flipkart, Sachin Bansal has urged the government to allow foreign capital into the country but restrict global rivals from setting up their own brands here.

  • Need innovation & research in reforms and governance: Geete Nov 18, 2016 08:14 PM IST

    Need innovation & research in reforms and governance: Geete

    "I sincerely feel I must emphasise and underline the need for innovation and R&D in SOE when we talk of reforms and governance," he said at a meeting of BRICS Forum on State Owned Enterprises (SOE) Reforms and Governance.

  • Infosys' customer delight at 10-year high: Vishal Sikka Nov 11, 2016 10:08 AM IST

    Infosys' customer delight at 10-year high: Vishal Sikka

    In an email to employees, Sikka said: "It was a truly awesome and proud moment to get the early results of our customer satisfaction survey for 2016 from Nabarun, with scores at their highest in 10 years!" He added that client-feedback scores had jumped by 12 points from last year.

  • Infosys CEO Sikka says customer satisfaction at 10-year high Nov 10, 2016 10:05 AM IST

    Infosys CEO Sikka says customer satisfaction at 10-year high

    The feedback scores on satisfaction from customers jumped 12 points from last year. Satisfaction at the CxO levels also grew by 7 points, says Sikka.

  • India, UK partner for $80 mn Newton Fund research programme Nov 09, 2016 08:16 AM IST

    India, UK partner for $80 mn Newton Fund research programme

    The Minister also launched the first annual USD 1 million Newton Prize, which will recognise the Newton Fund's best science or innovation that promote economic development and social welfare of partner countries.

  • PM Modi says science and technology important in UK-India ties Nov 07, 2016 10:48 AM IST

    PM Modi says science and technology important in UK-India ties

    "To boost entrepreneurship, science and technology is very important. Science, technology and innovation has a very significant role in our (India-UK) relationship," Modi said in his speech at the India-UK Tech Summit here.

  • Innovation is key to industrial development: Pranab Mukherjee Nov 03, 2016 03:00 PM IST

    Innovation is key to industrial development: Pranab Mukherjee

    In his acceptance speech, Mukherjee underlined that in global rankings, educational institutes of the region do not figure.

  • SIDBI launches fund to promote innovation & entrepreneurship Oct 27, 2016 11:47 AM IST

    SIDBI launches fund to promote innovation & entrepreneurship

    A Scheme for Promotion of Innovation and Rural Entrepreneurship and agro industry(ASPIRE)” with an aggregate corpus of `200 crore for promoting innovation and rural entrepreneurship through rural livelihood business incubators, technology business incubators and fund of funds.

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