Alcon sees India as key growth engine for business

April 10, 2019

Global eye care major Alcon on April 10 said it considers India as a key growth market for its business. Alcon, which made its debut as an independent publicly listed firm on April 9  after completing separation from global pharma major Novartis, has presence in 74 countries across the world. “We see India as key growth […]

Read More

Takes long to understand a business leader: Ratan Tata

April 5, 2019

MUMBAI: Veteran industry leader Ratan TataWednesday said it takes long to really understand a business leader, even though there can be an immediate admiration. Tata, who demitted office as the executive chairman of the over USD 100 billion conglomerate in 2012, said he does not intend to join politics. Answering a specific question on qualities he […]

Read More

Raymond jumps over 3% on launch of realty business

April 3, 2019

NEW DELHI: Shares of RaymondNSE -0.92 %, a leading fashion and textile retailer, rose over 3 per cent on Wednesday after the company announced the setting up of a new division called ‘Raymond Realty’ for its maiden venture into the real estate sector. The scrip surged over 3 per cent to hit a high of Rs […]

Read More

Wipro Infrastructure Engineering unit buys Incite Cam Centre’s Automation Business

April 3, 2019

BENGALURU: WIN Automation, the industrial automation business of Wipro Infrastructure Engineering, said on Tuesday it has acquired Bengaluru-based Incite Cam Centre’s Automation Business for an undisclosed sum. This, according to a press statement issued on Tuesday, is expected to enhance WIN Automation’s capabilities to offer integrated and end-to-end automation solutions. WIN Automation caters to the industrial automation needs […]

Read More

Pre-election weak spending, dampened business sentiment hit automobile sales in March

April 2, 2019

Automobile manufacturers have reported a decline in sales for March on a year-on-year (YoY) basis as consumer spending weakened in the pre-election phase and business sentiment dampened temporarily. Both, the passenger car and the two-wheeler segments were hit by the poor sentiment during the month. In the passenger car segment, market leader Maruti Suzuki India […]

Read More

8 Things You Need to Know Before Starting a Business

March 6, 2019

Nothing can fully prepare you for starting your own business—but you can learn from others who’ve been there. We asked eight founders and Advisors in The Oracles what they wish they’d known when they were starting out. Here’s what they said. 1. Realize entrepreneurship is a marathon. Marla Beck Image credit: The Oracles The Nasdaq crashed one […]

Read More

AD on trade demand: I’m ‘CEO of my business’

March 2, 2019

New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis, who requested a trade earlier this season, said on LeBron James’ HBO show that he’s asserting a greater degree of control over his career. “All the media coverage [is] around me, and now I’m getting a chance to take over my career and say what I want to say and do […]

Read More

Textile exporters sever business links with Pakistan

February 24, 2019

Exporters from the country’s largest man-made fabric (MMF) hub in Surat have stopped exports of fabrics to Pakistan SURAT: Exporters from the country’s largest man-made fabric (MMF) hub in Surat have stopped exports of fabrics to Pakistan in the aftermath of dastardly attack by a terrorist of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) on a CRPF convoy in Jammu […]

Read More

Top business leaders unite to address Brain Drain; plan for world-class tech university

February 23, 2019

More than 40 top CEOs and entrepreneurs, mostly IIT and IIM alumni, have come together to set up a Rs 2,000-crore project that involves setting up a university with a sharp focus on engineering directly aimed towards bolstering entrepreneurship and a home-grown startup ecosystem. These Indian honchos include Vineet Nayyar, vice chairman of IL&FS and Executive […]

Read More

Harvard Business School Online announces two new courses, Leadership Principles and Global Business

February 22, 2019

Leadership Principles will help new and aspiring leaders unleash their potential and cultivate high-performing teams. Global Business will help individuals turn the uncertainty of today’s global economy. Harvard Business School Online Announces Two New Courses  |  Photo Credit: Getty Images Boston: Harvard Business School Online is launching two new courses this spring for professionals looking to broaden […]

Read More