Consumer expenditure survey not to be released due to data quality issues: Government
The release comes hours after reports appeared that consumer spending in rural areas had plummeted.
An epidemic is coming: Mobile data can predict risk without hacking into privacy
This data can ultimately aid in stopping an outbreak from evolving into an epidemic.
India ranks 2nd in govt requests for Facebook user data, spike in emergency requests in H1'19
In January-June 2019, India made 22,684 requests for user data of 33,324 users/accounts from the social media company. This was only behind the US that asked the social media giant for 50,714 user data requests of 82,461 users/accounts in the period.
Voda Idea looking to sell data centers to raise funds: MD Ravinder Takkar
Takkar's comments came on a Voda Idea earnings call Friday, a day after the beleaguered telco reported an unprecedented net loss of Rs 50,921.9 crore, weighed down by provisions for statutory liabilities following the top court’s recent AGR ruling.
Trade deficit narrows to $11 billion in October; exports dip 1.11%, import contracts 16.31%
India's exports contracted for the third month in a row in October by 1.11 per cent to USD 26.38 billion mainly on account of a significant ...
India's PC market up 15.8% on year in Q2: IDC India
According to IDC, Indian PC market inclusive of desktops, notebooks, and workstations, shipped 3.1 million units, in Q3FY19 as Windows 7 is near to its scheduled end in early 2020. The desktop category saw a 10.6 per cent on year growth in its shipments, mainly contributed by Windows 10 refresh buying from the banking sector.
Gold gains as weak China data dents risk appetite
US gold futures rose 0.3 per cent at $1,467.10 per ounce.
China stocks end firmer as weak data bolsters stimulus hopes
MSCI's Asia ex-Japan stock index was weaker by 0.4 per cent.
China to issue unified local, national GDP numbers amid data scepticism
Industrial production rose 4.7 per cent year-on-year in October.
Gold Rate Today: Precious metals shine on weak macro data
MCX Gold (Dec) futures was up 0.17 per cent to Rs 38,163.
Gold gains as weak China data weighs on risk appetite
US gold futures rose 0.1 per cent to $1,464.80 per ounce.
E-tailers meet data panel, show varying flexibility on sharing data with government
Ecommerce companies Amazon, Walmart-owned Flipkart and Snapdeal presented views on possible data localisation, sharing aggregate customer data with the government and potential data portability on Tuesday.
Rupee opens 16 paise higher at 71.80 against dollar
“Today, USDINR pair is expected to quote in the range of 71.70 and 72.30.”
Trade-exposed currencies make modest gains on Kudlow's China deal comments
Given the lack of concrete detail in Kudlow's comments, however, markets stayed mostly cautious.
US tech body opposes India's bid for data localisation
The Draft Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018, which mandates storing of critical personal user data within the territory of India, or data localization, is likely to be tabled in the winter session of Parliament. Multinational companies have previously also opposed India’s moves on data localisation, saying it will drive up costs.
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