Board Meetings Today: Nestle India, RattanIndia Power and Gufic BioSciences
There are corporate actions that often bring material changes to a company, directly affecting stakeholders.
Singapore’s Sembcorp to buyout balance stake in India JV for Rs 406 crore from Gayatri Projects
“The proposed acquisition will allow Sembcorp to have the flexibility as sole owner to evaluate and pursue a full range of growth opportunities in the renewables segment, while at the same time seeking the right equity window to list its India business or to pursue other capital recycling options,” the company said.
All 16 leaders working to resolve India's concerns over RCEP: Japan
"All the 16 leaders are working to resolve issues related to India on RCEP in a satisfactory way," Atsushi Kaifu, Deputy Press Secretary in the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs said here. His comments came a day after India and Japan held their first foreign and defence ministerial talks to further strengthen strategic ties.
Qualcomm working with Jio, Flipkart, Amazon to develop 5G use cases for India
Qualcomm’s plans to be a 5G ecosystem enabler in India and participate in the development of country-specific 5G use cases comes at a time when sections in the government and also among India’s older telcos have often maintained that globally popular 5G use cases such as automated cars to robotics surgery won’t work in the India context.
NCDRC asks Sahara India to promptly pay claimants under its accidental death scheme
The National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) has directed the company, which entered into a legal battle with an insurance firm over payment of the claim amount under the policy, to settle its dispute without troubling the nominees of the deceased investors.
Do away with mercy for children's rapists: President Ram Nath Kovind
The President's suggestion comes against the backdrop of the Union Government forwarding him the Delhi government's recommendation rejecting the mercy plea of one of the four convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya case that shook the conscience of the nation. President asserted that "there should be no mercy for rapists. These kind of incidents shocked the whole nation."
Share market update: BSE Capital Goods index up; Graphite India gains 2%
The S&P BSE Capital Goods index was trading 0.62 per cent up at 17,042.99 .
Buffett's firm to largest DII, all hooked to India’s grey market: Here’s what’s buzzing
Here are some of the names that have kept the grey market abuzz over past few weeks.
India's air passenger traffic grows 3.6 per cent in Oct; pace slower than seen in 2018: IATA
The International Air Transport Association (IATA), a grouping of more than 280 airlines worldwide, on Thursday said growth in India lags the robust 2018 outcomes. Globally, Revenue Passenger Kilometre (RPK) rose to 3.4 per cent in October compared to the year-ago period. RPK is a measure of demand.
Udacity plans to double headcount in India
Silicon Valley-based learning platform Udacity on Monday said it plans to double the headcount at its New Delhi office to support its growing student and enterprise client base in India.
Russia supplies fuel to India’s oldest nuclear power plant
TVEL, fuel division of Russia’s Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation, has been supplying uranium fuel pellets for Tarapur on a regular basis in 2019. The total volume of the fuel pellets supplied to India for Tarapur in 2019 exceeded 50 tons. The pellets will be used for fabrication of nuclear fuel assemblies for the Tarapur Nuclear Power Plant.
Indonesia plans to divert palm oil exports to India if EU cuts imports
The world’s largest producer of palm oil, is focusing big on exports to countries like India and China to overcome the likely setback it may face from the European Union, which may cut down on imports of palm oil products.
NHRC takes cognisance of Hyderabad encounter, orders probe
"The commission is of the opinion that this matter is required to be probed very carefully. Accordingly, it has asked its Director General (Investigation) to immediately send a team for a fact-finding, on-the-spot investigation into the matter," the NHRC said.
Xiaomi bets big on financial services in India
It has started talks with banks and more nonbanking financial companies to launch more services, having brought on board Aditya Birla Finance, Money View, EarlySalary, Zestmoney and CreditVidya.
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