Ban junk food ads in and around schools: FSSAI

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has recommended that advertisements of unhealthy food in and around school premises be banned in an attempt to promote safe and wholesom

16 Jun 2019

India to impose retaliatory tariff on 29 US items from June 16

America had in March last year imposed 25 per cent tariff on steel and a 10 per cent import duty on aluminium products.

14 Jun 2019

As RBI takes rate hikes off the table, ball in banks’ court

At least in last four months, lenders remained reluctant to reduce rates, citing liquidity concerns, lower deposit mobilisation and higher rates for small savings schemes.

07 Jun 2019

RBI committee to look into ATM usage charges

Though the cost of servicing customers via ATMs is cheaper than the cost of servicing them at the counter, banks favour imposing limits to contain footfalls.

07 Jun 2019

Fitch downgrades ICICI and Axis bank long-term IDR ratings

Though the performance of Indian banks has largely bottomed out, the agency believed that the sector is still struggling with poor asset quality and weak core capitalisation.

04 Jun 2019

Equity taxed on so many levels limiting investments: Kotak Mahindra Bank MD Uday Kotak

Kotak felt that the liquidity situation has improved, compared to last six months.

04 Jun 2019

5G spectrum auction by end of this year with trials to start within 100 days: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Prasad, who took charge as Union telecom minister on Monday, assured that India has adequate spectrum for 5G rollout.

04 Jun 2019

Amazon expands grocery delivery services to 110 cities across India

The service was only available in 40 cities across the country as of November 2018. 

02 Jun 2019

UberEats’ India incentives pare Uber margins

The market saw the company dole out increased incentives to drivers, restaurants and users.

02 Jun 2019

Flipkart forays into sportswear segment

The e-retailer launched a new in-house private label Adrenex which will focus on fitness and sportswear products.

02 Jun 2019

India’s PC market down by 8.3 per cent in Q1 2019

Experts and reports cited that a weak consumer demand, high inventory from previous quarters, supply issues for Intel chips and the announcement of general elections hampered PC sales.

24 May 2019

IHCL, GIC deal set to boost brand presence 

Indian Hotels Company Ltd is set to receive a significant boost to its presence in the luxury hotels market post its `4,000 crore deal with Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC.

19 May 2019

Hyundai’s big bet Venue set to make debut on Indian roads on Tuesday

  India's second largest carmaker Hyundai Motor India (HMIL) will launch its much anticipated sub-compact SUV Venue on Tuesday.

19 May 2019

Domestic apparel business surges nearly three-fold

India’s apparel industry has leveraged a rising domestic market to post substantial growth rates over the past decade, shows a CARE Ratings report released this week.

21 Apr 2019

Desi luxury brands rise on global stage

According to a recent report by consultancy Deloitte, three of them have even found their way into the list of twenty fastest growing luxury brands in the world.

21 Apr 2019