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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...

Retailer Boohoo probes Pakistan suppliers over ‘underpaid’ staff

British online fashion group Boohoo on Wednesday (23) said it was investigating a Guardian newspaper report that its suppliers were underpaying workers in Pakistan, after facing...

Ribbon to launch digital financial services app

  FINTECH firm Ribbon Plc will launch a digital financial services app to offer hyper-personalised multi-currency wallets to NRIs as well as residents of India,...

Ikea announces second India store to open in Mumbai

Ikea said on Friday (4) it will open its second Indian store on December 18, seeking to woo the nation’s growing middle class with...

Mastercard Strive UK: Supporting ethnic minority business owners to thrive

  Mastercard’s new programme will help small and micro businesses with digital tools MICRO and small businesses are the engine that drives the UK economy –...

Seva Group brings German shoe brand Birkenstock to India

Premium German footwear brand Birkenstock has entered Indian market through a partnership with Seva Group. Seva Group, which is into automotive retail, entered consumer product...

India’s market regulator imposes fine on Mukesh Ambani, Reliance

INDIA’s market regulator has imposed fine on Reliance Industries and its chairman Mukesh Ambani, the country’s richest man. The Securities and Exchange Board of India...

IDBI Bank says not being probed over Kingfisher loan

STATE-RUN lender IDBI Bank Ltd said on Tuesday (August 12) it is not being investigated by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) over a...

Hundreds shrug off pandemic for Ikea’s new India store

Hundreds of masked shoppers defied pandemic fears to visit Ikea’s second Indian store, which opened on Friday, as the Swedish giant tries to lure...

India court leaves fate of Future’s $3.4 bln deal opposed by Amazon to regulators

An Indian court on Monday left it to regulators to decide the fate of the $3.38 billion sale of Future Group’s retail assets to...