Optimism among manufacturing firms also ebbed in April as they remain concerned about what policies the new government will adopt when it takes office by end-May.
TRAI had said that it aims to bring greater clarity in interpretation of various regulatory principles set out in the Telecom Tariff Order in tune with the global practices.
The Centre will soon come out with policies on the second-generation ethanol as well as methanol, non-conventional fuel resources, which will bring down the crude import bill by Rs 1 lakh crore, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said today.
In a letter to the Congressional leadership of both the Republican and Democratic parties, the executives from companies like Boeing, General Electric, Oracle and Pfizer supported the comprehensive tax reform, which would end the 'Made in America' tax on domestic production.
Rising oil prices will lead to higher inflation in the eurozone over the next two years than previously expected, a European Central Bank survey said today.
Naval Goel (Founder & CEO of PolicyX.com), a graduate from IIFT-Delhi and a former consultant with AIG, started an insurance comparison portal PolicyX.com in 2013. Approved by the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority or the IRDA, PolicyX.com provides free quotes and comparison for various insurance policies and products.
The Petroleum Federation of India or PetroFed is the apex society of entities in the hydrocarbon sector. Its aim is to recognise and facilitate individuals and organisations that have excelled in various domains in the sector, PetroFed organised the Annual PetroFed Oil and Gas Industry Awards.
RBI Governor need not have a rock star status to be successful and India's ratings would depend on its policies and not any specific personality, Fitch Ratings today said.
IRDAI has directed banking and financial institutions, who act as bancassurance agents for insurance companies, not to forcibly sell policies to their customers or even without their consent.
With regard to gas, the company's review suggests that borrowing plants may not be in a position to repay fully because of the way the new policy is structured.
Moody's, which has given the lowest investment grade rating to India, named regulatory complexity and weak social and physical infrastructure as challenges before the country.
India's business as well as economic cycles turned on sentiment (positive) though some critics argue that the government has achieved little, but PhillipCapital finds the mechanics of the government functioning to be sound.
Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE), National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and Wadhwani Foundation will work together on program management and specific projects in identified areas of collaboration to take skill and entrepreneurship development to national scale.
Referring to the Jan Dhan Yojana launched by his government, the Prime Minister appreciated the poor for contributing Rs 7000 crore in opening bank accounts under it.
Soros says there are "unresolved contradictions" in the leadership's current policies, which would have profound consequences for China and the world if they are not addressed.
Even given the immaturity of the platform, tablet usage is fast becoming common practice in the enterprise, whether through BYOD or corporate provisioning.
Based on the feedback received from the defence industry in both the countries, the Pentagon has been informed that the three critical issues are the unfeasible delays and extension on letters of offer and acceptance; lack of post-delivery risk allocation and limitations of liability and difficulty for US industry to execute offset commitments.
The threat of insider fraud is a growing risk that can result in tangible financial loss to businesses, finds survey.
Nilesh Shah, MD and CEO of Envision says that the India may be on the cusp of another growth cycle if reforms are taken and investment cycle is kickstarted.
In recent months, American lawmakers and business groups have repeatedly asked President Barack Obama's administration to increase pressure on India to change its policies.
ESET lists down the ABCs of proactive protection for businesses.
After a good run, Indian indices have pulled back a bit in the last few weeks, which indicates that the expectations going into the Budget are not very high, says Jyotivardhan Jaipuria, head of research, BofA Merrill Lynch.
PwC's Annual Survey of Global Mobility Policies demonstrates shifts in employee assignment programs.
CLSA upgraded Larsen & Toubro to "outperform" from "underperform", citing favourable policies from the government and expected interest cuts would be reflected in the company's earnings by the second half of fiscal 2013/14.
Emphasising that India has seen large number of reforms in recent years, Urban Development minister Kamal Nath today said that even a lull in activities is taken as paralysis since expectations from investors are too high.