To sustain 7.6% growth, activate stalled engines: World Bank to India

To sustain 7.6% growth, activate stalled engines: World Bank to India

India needs to activate "stalled engines", including private investment and rural demand, to sustain 7.6 percent growth rate in the coming years, World Bank said Monday.

Economy moving in right direction, need private investment for faster growth: Raghuram Rajan

Economy moving in right direction, need private investment for faster growth: Raghuram Rajan

Stressing on the need for private investment to pick up for faster economic growth, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan Wednesday said there is "work to do" before celebrating though the economy is moving in right direction.

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World's first wearable gaming platform ''SuperSuit'' launched

World's first wearable gaming platform ''SuperSuit'' launched

New Delhi: A US-based game design company Supersuit has launched globally the world`s first wearable platform `SuperSuit` that incorporates gesture control technology with outdoor gaming.

India provides huge opportunity for Swiss business: PM Modi

India provides huge opportunity for Swiss business: PM Modi

Bilateral trade nearly tripled from $1.6 billion in 2004 to $4.5 billion in 2011. India`s merchandise exports to Switzerland have more than doubled from 2009 to 2014.

Build 'Switzerlands within India': PM Modi to Swiss business leaders

Build 'Switzerlands within India': PM Modi to Swiss business leaders

Seeking to build 2-3 Switzerlands within India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday sought Swiss investment to upgrade infrastructure like railways, build metro train in 50 cities and five crore affordable homes.

P-Note investments slump to 20-month low of Rs 2.11 lakh crore

P-Note investments slump to 20-month low of Rs 2.11 lakh crore

Investments into India's capital markets through participatory notes (P-Notes) declined to a 20-month low of Rs 2.11 lakh crore at the end of April, with Sebi keeping a strict vigil on funds coming through this route.

After amending Mauritius tax treaty, India now looks at agreement with Singapore

After amending Mauritius tax treaty, India now looks at agreement with Singapore

After successfully amending the tax-treaty with Mauritius, India is mulling over a plan to amend the same in case of Singapore which is also considered a prominent source of round-tripping and revneue loss. 

India's consumption, GDP growth to get boost from 'La Nina'

India's consumption, GDP growth to get boost from 'La Nina'

The probability is improving for a La Nina event leading to a good monsoon in India which could provide a major boost to consumption, investment and GDP growth, says a Deutsche Bank report.

 

PM Modi holds talks with Saudi King to boost strategic ties

PM Modi holds talks with Saudi King to boost strategic ties

Saudi Arabia is India's largest crude oil supplier, accounting for about one-fifth of total imports and both sides were of the view that cooperation in this sector should expand.

Investment in drug development co to fetch Jubilant Life upto $22.6mn

 Jubilant Life Sciences today said its US arm stands to receive up to USD 22.6 million following the acquisition of a drug development firm, in which it has an indirect investment, by a pharmaceutical company which was not named.

3G, 4G expansion to help telecom tower cos' revenue grow 10% over two years: Moody's

3G, 4G expansion to help telecom tower cos' revenue grow 10% over two years: Moody's

Telecom tower companies in India will post a revenue growth of about 10 percent over the next two years as mobile operators are expanding their 3G and 4G footprint and will seek to lease more tower space, Moody's Investors Service said today.

GVK power to divest 33% in BIAL to Fairfax for Rs 2,149 crore

 GVK Power and Infrastructure today said it will divest 33 percent stake in Bangalore International Airport Ltd (BIAL) to Fairfax India Holdings Corporation for Rs 2,149 crore.

Global ad spend to reach $561 bn

The global advertising spend is expected to increase by 4.4 percent to $561 billion this year, with mobile being the prime driver of online growth going forward, says marketing intelligence firm Warc.

Cisco to invest $100 million in India''s digital push

Cisco to invest $100 million in India''s digital push

Cisco Systems Inc will invest over $100 million in India to support the country`s ambitious plan to connect thousands of its villages to the internet and create jobs, Executive Chairman John Chambers said on Friday.

India gears up to become ''manufacturing hub'' at Russian industrial trade fair

India projects its plans to seek technology and investment from across the world with a view to develop the country as a global manufacturing hub at the prestigious Russian industrial trade show at Yekaterinburga from July 11 to 14.

Investor count in stock market declined over 20 yrs: BSE CEO

The number of investors in the stock market has reduced in the last 20 years despite many technological advances and there is a need to introspect as to what led to the fall, BSE Chief Executive Officer Ashishkumar Chauhan said today.

Airbus to set up India training centre with $40 mn investment

 Betting big on Indian aviation market, European aircraft maker Airbus today said it will set up a state-of-the-art pilot and maintenance training centre in the country with an initial investment of USD 40 million

Hitachi invests Rs 100 crore to set up ATM making firm in India

 Japan's Hitachi Group has set up an ATM manufacturing firm in India with an investment of Rs 100 crore to cash in on the growing number of banking users in the country.