Business

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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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South Africa cancels arrest warrant against India-born businessman Ajay Gupta

February 17, 2019

Lack of conclusive evidence was the reason South African authorities decided to drop the arrest warrant against India-born businessman Ajay Gupta, a close aide of scandal-hit former president Jacob Zuma, an official has said. The National Prosecution Authority (NPA) decided on Thursday to scrap the arrest warrant issued last February for Ajay, who was considered […]

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Apple ropes in former Microsoft executive to boost smart home business

February 17, 2019

Recently, Apple acquired a voicetech start-up called Pullstring to strengthen Siri against Amazon’s Alexa. (REUTERS) Apple has appointed Microsoft’s former Corporate Vice President Sam Jadallah to lead the “Home” products category at Apple, CNBC reported early on Sunday. Even though Apple has not officially announced the appointment, Jadallah updated his LinkedIn bio to read – […]

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