'Singapore companies increasingly collaborating with Indian counterparts'
"As India pushes ahead with digitalization efforts, we see increasing opportunities in health-tech, rural-tech, ecommerce and smart city development,” said Peter Ong Boon Kwee, the chairman of Enterprise Singapore, which promotes Singapore companies globally.
Techchefs to expand to US, Singapore
Singapore is rated as the second-best country to conduct business globally and as one of the most compet...
Singapore Airlines to start fifth weekly flight on Kolkata-Singapore route
In addition to Kolkata, SIA operates to five other points in India...
DDB Mudra Group names Preetham Venkky as president 22feet Tribal Worldwide
Venkky comes with over 20 years of experience in digitally advanced markets in Asia including Hong Kong and China. At KRDS he built one of Singapore’s largest independent digital agencies from the ground up. KRDS worked on brands such as Singapore Airlines, DBS, OCBC, AIA, Prudential, Capitaland, Singapore Tourism Board, P&G, J&J, HP and Facebook.
TRAI extends deadline for views on floor rates
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has extended timeline for receiving comments over its consultation paper which seeks views on fixing a floor price for voice and data services on telecom networks. The deadline for filing comments and counter comments has been extended till February 28 and March 13, respectively.
What ails India's pharmaceutical sector?
Unlike mature markets such as the US, where drug prices are market-controlled, here, the government and regulators play a pivotal role in the entire process. Regulators fix both the price companies pay for bulk drugs and the price at which they sell their products in the market, leaving little leeway to earn profit. For Indian pharma, this is a double-edged sword.
FSII recommends making India global seed production hub & pushes for 200% deduction of R&D expenditure in the seed industry
The income tax deduction for the in-house R&D has been reducing over the last few years, it said. Through an amendment as per Finance Act 2016, the weighted deduction was reduced to 150% effective from April 1, 2017 through March 31, 2020 and it indicated a further reduction to 100% from April 1, 2020.
AAI to invest robustly on infra upgradation: Chairman Arvind Singh
The newly appointed Chairman of Airports Authority of India, Arvind Singh said that AAI will invest Rs. 25,000 crores in the next five years...
Jio widens its subscriber base, Vodafone Idea falls further: Trai
Among the three access service providers, Reliance Jio added the highest number of 5.6 million wireless subscribers, while Bharti Airtel saw a nominal net addition of 1.6 million, according to subscriber data for November 2019 released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Thursday.
Sadbhav Infra gets final nod from authorities for 100% stake transfer of 8 SPVs
Sadbhav Infrastructure Project on Tuesday said it has got final nod from various authorities, including the NHAI, for transfer of its 100 per cent stake in eight special purpose vehicles to IndInfravit Trust.
CBI begins probe into alleged violations of Patnitop master plan
The president of the Hotel & Restaurant Association, Patnitop, had filed a PIL, alleging violations of the master plan that the petitioner said resulted in 70% of the hotels and restaurants in the area having been constructed without permission.
In a first, DDA to offer penthouses, luxury flats
The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) will, for the first time, offer luxury flats, including penthouses, in its housing scheme slated for launch in May.
In a first, Delhi Development Authority sells CWG Village flats at 30% discount
DDA was trying to sell about 120 premium flats in Commonwealth Games Village but was unable to do so due to high rates. About a decade ago, when the Commonwealth Games Village came up, some of the plush three-bedroom flats in the residential complex were sold for more than Rs 7 crore. DDA is now trying to find takers for unsold flats at a price of Rs 4 crore.
Flamingos, humans can co-exist: Uddhav Thackeray on Trans Harbour Link
Speaking after launching the first of the over 10,000 girder segments of the MTHL here, Thackeray indicated that the project, which connects Mumbai to adjoining Raigad district, won't be detrimental to the migratory birds flying to Mumbai's balmy shores in search of warmer climes.
Share market update: Nifty Commodities index down; BPCL loses 1%
The Nifty Commodities index was trading 0.16 per cent down at 3528.1.
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