New York, May 2
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav’s proposed visit to the US in July to boost investment chances in the state now appears to be in limbo with his Samajwadi party taking a belligerent ant...
April 27, 2013
With wills posing several administrative hassles, private family trusts are becoming more popular
Seoul, April 26
North Korea on Friday rejected South Korea’s latest calls for talks on the re-opening of a shuttered jointly run industrial complex near the border, warning Seoul against issuing further threats i...
Seoul, April 26
South Korea on Friday pressed North Korea to agree to talks for the re-opening of a shuttered jointly run industrial complex near the border.
Seoul said Pyongyang must act soon on its cal...
Singapore, Apr 22
Just half a million of India’s nearly 40 million small and medium business enterprises (SMBs) are leveraging the low-cost online medium to expand their consumer base, a top official from search gi...
Mumbai, April 16
A fund that provides access to risk capital to the poor to start sustainable businesses that solve local, social problems was launched in Mumbai. The ‘Be! Fund’ provides access to risk capital of...
New Delhi, Apr 9
The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has welcomed the government’s move of easing competition norms for speedier mergers and acquisitions (M&A) clearances.
In a significant move...
Seoul, Apr 8
South Korea today issued another appeal for North Korea to lift an access ban on the Kaesong joint industrial park, which has already forced a dozen South Korean firms to halt operations.
New Delhi, May 3
Indian companies raised nearly Rs 31,000 crore from the public issuance of equity and debt in 2012-13, a slump of 36 per cent from the preceding year.
According to latest data available w...
Paju (South Korea) April 29
South Korea was due to pull out its last workers from a joint factory zone in North Korea – a rare symbol of cross-border cooperation now crippled by a tense military stand-off.
Visakhapatnam, Apr 26
The Federation of Andhra Pradesh Chambers of Commerce (FAPCCI) is inviting applications from industries for awards in 21 categories from all over the state for achieving excellence, according to S...
Geneva, April 25
The World Trade Organisation is set to have its first full-term leader from an emerging country, after the candidates of Brazil and Mexico made the final round to succeed Frenchman Pascal Lamy, a...
Chandigarh, Apr 24
Tata group chief Cyrus Mistry today met the Punjab Chief Minister, Parkash Singh Badal, who invited the group to set up joint ventures in areas like IT and infrastructure.
“A team of expe...
New Delhi, April 18
The recent spate of macro-economic data seems to have had an impact on the country’s business climate as corporate India’s optimism index for the second quarter of this year has declined and turne...
New Delhi, April 15
Infosys co-founder S. Gopalakrishnan is taking over as the new President of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) at a time when external and internal economic challenges are weighing heavy. »
New Delhi, Apr 8
Advocating an open set of rules for overseas investors, NRI industrialist Lord Swraj Paul has said that India should just specify the level of permitted foreign investment in each sector and let t...
New Delhi, April 5
India must present a “welcoming and comforting” environment to foreign investors who are keen to set up companies and create jobs here, Corporate Affairs Minister Sachin Pilot has said.