Arshad Khan

Opening an account with IPPB? Check the advantages and limitations

Two of the biggest advantages of opening an account with IPPB are zero balance account and its widespread physical presence.

24 Sep 2018

Dahej PCPIR expansion underway

Located in southern Gujarat, Petroleum, Chemicals and Petrochemicals Investment Region (PCPIR) at Dahej has attracted more investments than the other three notified PCPIRs in India.

23 Sep 2018

Are the new iPhones worth the price? First check where you buy it

But is it worth the price? Not if you’re buying it in India, say potential buyers, as the cost in the US is 30 per cent less than in India, considering the rupee’s present value against the dollar.

14 Sep 2018

Passenger vehicle sales not yet impacted by rising oil prices: SIAM

The spike in fuel prices, coupled with falling rupee value, has forced many automakers including the country’s largest PV maker Maruti Suzuki to increase the prices of their vehicles by 2-3 per cent.

12 Sep 2018

Amazon goes desi to make deeper inroads into Indian e-commerce market

None of India's other leading e-commerce portals - Flipkart, Snapdeal or Paytm Mall - currently have a local language version of their apps or websites.

05 Sep 2018

PM Modi launches India Post Payments Bank

The IPPB will be like any other bank, but with operations on a smaller scale, without involving any credit risk.

02 Sep 2018

If not white, demonetisation turned black money grey: NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar

Rajiv Kumar on Thursday said that no one ever said that the aim of demonetisation was to get back less money. 

31 Aug 2018

Leading tech firms put heads together to tackle natural calamities

Seema Kumar, country leader, Developer Ecosystem & Start-ups at IBM, said that India has 3.5 million developers who can create innovative solutions to minimise the impact caused by natural disasters.

30 Aug 2018

Google Tez is now Google Pay, eyes bigger share in payments market

Credit Suisse estimates that the Indian digital payments market will touch $1 trillion by 2023 from about $200 billion currently.

29 Aug 2018

Insurance can trim losses caused by natural calamities

Roughly 12 per cent of India is prone to floods and 76 per cent of the coastline is prone to tsunamis and cyclones.

27 Aug 2018

Dedicated cover could build tolerance for mental health issues

IRDAI mandate to insurance companies to bring mental ailments under medical insurance policy is a step in the right direction, say several industry experts.

20 Aug 2018

Godrej has India’s wealthiest woman

With a fortune of `37,570 crore, Godrej Group’s Smitha V Crishna is the wealthiest woman in India, according to Kotak Wealth Hurun-Leading Wealthy Women 2018 list.

14 Aug 2018

Toyota Fortuner: The first choice of non-urban elites

When Vijay Singh, 50, wanted to upgrade from a popular Rs 15 lakh SUV to a bigger one, he bought the Rs 30 lakh Toyota Fortuner without having second thoughts.

12 Aug 2018

Deadline to curb pesky calls reasonable: TRAI chairman RS Sharma

Industry body COAI had last week said that tailoring of systems and use of blockchain technology to curb pesky calls would involve Rs 200-400 crore in investment and will take 18 months to roll out.

08 Aug 2018

Car stolen? Follow these steps to claim theft insurance successfully

With vehicles being parked in open spaces in cities, the chances of them getting stolen are high.

06 Aug 2018