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India business awaits changes to Raj era labour laws

WITH steel machines hissing and whirring and staff studiously manning production lines, Sunder Rajan's factory about two hours southwest of New Delhi is prospering. But...

Bangladesh, Nepal ahead of India as growth in South Asia slows down: WB report

Bangladesh and Nepal are estimated to grow faster than India in 2019, according to the World Bank, which said that overall growth in South...

India’s banking system ‘brutally unfair’ to depositors: HDFC chairman Deepak Parekh

Amid the crisis at Punjab & Maharashtra Cooperative Bank (PMC), HDFC chairman Deepak Parekh said it is "brutally unfair" we have regular loan waivers...

Air India becomes first airline to use Taxibot on A320 aircraft with passengers onboard

Air India on Tuesday became the first airline in the world to use a Taxibot on a A320 aircraft with passengers onboard. Taxibot is...

Now, tomato prices soar to Rs 80/kg in Delhi

After onions, retail price of tomatoes shot up to Rs 80 per kilogram in the national capital on Wednesday due to supply disruption caused...

Two Indian-origin persons figure in Fortune’s ’40 Under 40′ list

Two Indian-origin persons have been named by American magazine Fortune in its annual list of 40 most influential and inspiring young people in business...

Recession risks rise for Germany

Weaker demand from abroad drove a bigger-than-expected drop in German industrial orders in July, suggesting that struggling manufacturers could tip Europe's biggest economy into...

India slips 10 places to 68th on global competitiveness index

India has moved down 10 places to rank 68th on an annual global competitiveness index, largely due to improvements witnessed by several other economies,...

UK’s HKS Retail Sold To Multinational Group

ONE OF Britain’s leading Asian-owned businesses has been sold to an international petroleum products retailer and energy company, Prax, for an undisclosed amount. Leicester-based HKS...

Sony rejects Loeb’s proposal for chip business spin-off

Sony Corp said on Tuesday it was rejecting a call by Daniel Loeb's activist hedge fund Third Point LLC to spin-off its chips business,...