Arshad Khan

CV sales to remain under pressure

R T Wasan, vice president-CVBU at Tata Motors, however, said that the liquidity crunch has eased out last month and sales in December declined because of the high base of last year.

18 Jan 2019

SIAM expects PV sales to pick up in Q4

However, some of the key growth drivers will be the government’s focus on agrarian economy and pre-buy of BS-IV vehicles in FY20 before BS-VI implementation, SIAM said.

15 Jan 2019

Sovereign gold bond scheme eases hassle of storing gold, keeping it safe

Launched in 2015, the scheme is aimed at reducing the demand for physical gold, by shifting a part of the physical bars and coins purchased every year for investment into gold bonds.

14 Jan 2019

Luxury cars chug along in Indian market in 2018

The top five manufacturers of luxury vehicles in the Indian market jointly clocked sales to the tune of 40,340 units in 2018 compared to 38,989 units sold in 2017, a growth of 3.4 per cent.

11 Jan 2019

Automakers’ Q3 profit margins likely to have taken a beating

Owing to a tepid festive season and rising operating costs, automobile firms are likely to see profit growth remain flat in the third quarter of the current fiscal (Q3FY2019). 

11 Jan 2019

We provide high ease of use in currency hedging, says Metropolitan Stock Exchange

MSE offers an electronic, transparent and hi-tech platform for trading in Capital Market, Futures & Options, Currency Derivatives and Debt Market segments.

01 Jan 2019

Small cars going out of favour?

While some believe that the trend will continue, others say small cars could make a comeback in the next year, with the new Hyundai Santro and a reviving rural market.

28 Dec 2018

A blighted flight

IndiGo’s on-time performance, which had been its USP, isn’t the best anymore.

24 Dec 2018

Watchmakers eye smart segment

Following suit of tech giants -- Apple and Samsung, luxury watchmakers like Fossil, Michael Kors and Skagen are entering the smartwatch market which is expected to double by 2021.

23 Dec 2018

Congress has heavy burden, including farm loan waivers to bear in Hindi heartland

Keeping promises to youths is also going to cost the new state governments a large sum, especially in Rajasthan where unemployment rate is over 12 per cent.

17 Dec 2018

PV exports continue to fall

Data shows that total exports of passenger vehicles (PV) from India dropped by a whopping 23.69 per cent to 48,652 units in November 2019 compared to last year.

15 Dec 2018

Liquidity crunch, lower consumer sentiment impact November auto sales

Auto lobbying body Siam said a liquidity crunch in the market, along with rising fuel prices and higher interest rates, had impacted CV sales.

11 Dec 2018

Risk-free, guaranteed returns from Fixed Deposits

Fixed deposits (FD), also known as term deposits, continue to remain a popular investment instrument among investors because of their guaranteed returns.

03 Dec 2018

ATF price cut heralds Christmas for airlines

Though the cut — sharpest in last two years —has brought the fuel prices to July 2018 level, it still is significantly higher than the year-ago period. 

02 Dec 2018

With more funds in hand, Turtlemint to expand

Trying to differentiate in the fintech startup space might be tough, considering the multitude of competitors.

01 Dec 2018