Stand-off between Fairfax-promoted CSB Bank and employees over wage revision to escalate

CSB Bank employees have threatened to strike work on December 30, 31 and January 1, which will be followed up by an indefinite strike in March next year.

30 Oct 2021

Popular Vehicles' IPO set to propel Kochi's Kuttukaran family into billionaires' club

As per the back of the envelope calculation by TNIE, the Kottukaran family will be worth around Rs 3,000 crore based on the expected price of the Popular Vehicles' shares during IPO.

22 Oct 2021

Of misty mountains and tea 

The 600-acre sprawling property in Kuttikanam, Misty Mountain Plantation Resort is a heaven for the nature lovers and tea fanatics alike  

13 Oct 2021

Muthoot family richest, fastest rise in wealth for Geojit’s C J George

But George is not the richest entrepreneur. His wealth in terms of shareholdings is far below the likes of the Muthoot family, the Chittilappillys or the Kalyan Jewellers founders.

27 Sep 2021

Labour unrest at National Paints unit at Angamaly

Setback to Kerala’s bid to restore investor confidence after Kitex saga

24 Sep 2021

As stock indices hit a new high, this PSU is the top performer from Kerala

FACT shot up by 175% last 12 months; only 6 out of 18 stocks from Kerala beat the Sensex 

15 Sep 2021

It’s raining IPOs, six Kerala firms to raise Rs 7,700 crore

Other companies preparing for the IPO include jewellers Joyalukkas and Malabar Gold.

08 Sep 2021

Small-time Kochi investor in battle to reclaim Rs 1,448.5 crore stake in Udaipur-based firm

 At the age of 74, Babu George Valavi is involved in the battle of his life.

07 Sep 2021

Road rollers a ‘vellana’, Kerala PWD spent Rs 18.34 crore on idling staff

The gravity of the state’s financial waywardness will be clearer when one finds that only 13 road rollers are in working condition and they were used only for an average of six days a year.

31 Aug 2021

Audit finds grave lapses in Kerala Agriculture University

Teachers appointed via nomination, PhD granted violating UGC norms and scientific papers below benchmark

30 Aug 2021

We are replacing bulk deposits with retail deposits: South Indian Bank CEO Murali Ramakrishnan

In an interview to TNIE's Rajesh Abraham, South Indian Bank MD and CEO Murali Ramakrishnan discusses plans for the Thrissur-headquartered private bank..

28 Aug 2021

Kerala PSC board bloated than UPSC, many members lack vital credentials

Gulati Institute of Finance and Taxation (GIFT) former director D Narayana said the PSC board should have senior academicians and people with domain knowledge and administrative experience.

26 Aug 2021

Vegetable exporters from Kerala in a spot as air passengers fill return flights to UAE

The space required to transport cargo declines even as demand for vegetables rises in Gulf ahead of Onam festival.

16 Aug 2021

Wage theft in Gulf: All is not lost for returnee Keralites, say experts

We have the full details of the people who returned via the ‘Vande Bharat’ repatriation mission.

11 Aug 2021

Last ball six for Thomas Isaac!

FM Isaac showers sops in LDF regime’s sixth and last budget.Increases support price for rubber, coconut and paddy.Hikes welfare pension, promises 20 lakh jobs

16 Jan 2021