Budget: Life insurance industry expects govt to make annuities tax free, widen section 80C
The tax burden on the individual is too high when considering an essential product like life insurance and reduces their ability to have the right coverage.
Slash GST on Auto LPG, address policy issues stalling growth: Industry body to FM
LPG used as fuel in automobiles or Auto LPG, which is among...
Chocolate industry may feel the pinch as global cocoa prices rise
India imports large quantity of cocoa beans and powder to bridge the gap be...
Icertis eyes industry-specific tools
Icertis offers clients a contract management platform, which has apps built on top of it, helping large companies such as Microsoft and Airbus manage their contracts. The Pune-based unicorn works with five of the ten most valuable companies in the world.
Repealing of Plantation Labour Act 1951 will affect the tea Industry: Tea Association of India
Tea Association of India (TAI) stated ‘The Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions Code, 2019’, is expected to be introduced in the Budget session of Lok Sabha. Earlier this Code was referred to the Standing Labour Committee after being introduced in the Parliament for garnering inputs from various stake holders.
Warehousing sector to add 40 mn sq ft space across top 8 cities this year: Report
According to the study by global property consultant Savills, warehousing space absorption across eight cities like Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Delhi and Kolkata, is expected rise to 35 million sq ft in 2020. In 2019, the total supply of warehousing space was 37.94 million sq ft while the absorption stood at 33 million sq ft.
Govt to repeal Plantation Labour Act; tea industry concerned
The plantation sector included tea, rubber and coffee industries and the Act stipulates them to comply with providing drinking water, housing, medical, education and toilet facilities to the workers besides wages. The Centre has already tabled a Bill in Parliament on occupational safety, health and working conditions code which is now under discussion.
Air India doubles flights on Tel Aviv-New Delhi route to tackle increase in passenger rush
In view of the increase in passenger traffic on the Tel Aviv-New Delhi sector, India's official carrier Air India will double the number of flights on the route to six per week from April.
Reliance's partnership with Saudi Aramco not a retreat from energy business: Report
"Reliance has pivoted away from energy to the new economy. But energy still accounts for 64 per cent of EBITDA. While RIL has divested stakes to BP and Aramco, we expect RIL to grow their petrochemical and refining business given the secular growth opportunities," market analyst firm Bernstein said in a report.
6 out of top 10 firms lose Rs 81,148 crore in m-cap; RIL hit hard
Market valuation of RIL, India's most valued firm, plunged Rs 37,369.7 cr to Rs 9,64,639.40 cr.
Indian tech industry facing biggest-ever HR challenge, needs to recruit, skill 2 mn professionals: Report
The increasing competition has not left organisations with much of an alternative. They have to either embrace the challenge or perish, according to the report titled 'AI & Future Of Work: Redefining Future Of Enterprise.' Employability with technology continues to be a problem despite India having a large number of higher academic institutions.
Budget 2020: What’s next for Private Equity and Venture Capital industry
The PE & VC industry is set to play a significant role in upping India’s growth trajectory and quality through their role in making long term investments, job creation, innovation and better governance and professionalisation of Indian companies.
Buy Exide Industries, price target Rs 215: Kunal Bothra
The analyst suggested a stoploss at Rs 193.
Look at midcaps like SRF, Polycab, Balkrishna Industries: Hemang Jani
There can be a case for disappointment from financials in terms of overall growth. At the same time, certain sectors are back in the reckoning like telecom and certain mid & smallcap stocks. Wherever you see a sector showing better delta in terms of growth and the midcap space is showing good numbers, money could move from banking to these sectors.
Why this is the best time to be a writer in show business
In an industry where a grand total of 7 actors are chased by 70-odd directors, writing has become critical.
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