Jonathan Ananda

Oil is on the boil, retail fuel prices may jump by Rs 4

Indian oil refiners may have to increase retail fuel prices Rs 5-6 per litre over the next fortnight if crude oil price rises by $10 a barrel. 

17 Sep 2019

Reserve prices for spectrum auction likely to be finalised this week 

It has also capped 5G spectrum per bidder at 100 Mhz each to prevent monopolisation.

15 Sep 2019

Zomato Originals to offer food shows to app users in India

The venture will see Zomato produce 18 original shows revolving around food over a span of three months, including one by popular chef Sanjeev Kapoor. 

14 Sep 2019

Lohia Auto eyes electric two-wheeler comeback, lines up new launches

Lohia also said that the long-term prospects for the EV sector look robust, since the Central government’s intent to steadily electrify mobility is clear.

13 Sep 2019

Apple TV set to help US giant add users in India

Apple’s problem is the low India user base for its iOS devices, the country being a predominantly Android device market.

12 Sep 2019

Dabur deepens Ayurvedic roots for growth

This will mark a return to Dabur’s traditional roots after over a decade of strategic focus on 'non-core' segments, according to analysts.

11 Sep 2019

Capex plans set to impact OMC profits

Indian Oil Corporation, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum have announced plans to invest a cumulative Rs 2.9 lakh crore between fiscal years 2020-24.

11 Sep 2019

Jio Fiber foray unlikely to be as disruptive as Jio’s 2016 launch: Analysts

Jio Fiber’s free TV offers for annual subscribers under its Welcome Offer is also seen bringing little to the table as far as customer acquisition is concerned.

07 Sep 2019

Government’s electric vehicle push put on slow lane to ease auto stress

Gadkari has followed up with several assurances over the past few days that the government has no plans or deadline in mind to ban conventionally powered vehicles.

06 Sep 2019

Slowdown, GST eats into biscuit sales

Sales in overall biscuit category slowed by 2 per cent during the first quarter of this year; cheaper biscuits impacted particularly hard

04 Sep 2019

EV-makers lure buyers with new pricing models

India’s electric two-wheeler players are taking to innovative pricing models to mitigate the impact of high costs in a highly price-sensitive market.

03 Sep 2019

NRAI campaign may not impact Zomato revenue

According to sources, the food aggregator had around 6,500 restaurants on the Zomato Gold programme before the protest campaign was begun.

29 Aug 2019

Centre’s measures should boost sagging demand in auto sector: Industry representatives

Apart from easing of credit access, the government also announced several sector-specific measures.

24 Aug 2019

Slowdown in government infrastructure activity sees cement demand contract in Q1

According to analysts, the fall in demand comes primarily due to the virtual halt in government-led infrastructure activity during the first quarter.

24 Aug 2019

Zomato founder hits back at owners of big restaurants, accuses them of 'sabotage'

Zomato has been accused by the National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) of 'unethical' deep discounting practices for its 'Gold' programme.

22 Aug 2019