ET Citi Grandmaster off to a flying start
IIFT called the shots in the first zonal round of the ET Citi Grandmaster, a national B-school challenge competition that opened to an exciting response at IIT-Delhi on Sunday.
FDI declines by over 65% in April-June period; could impact rupee
Foreign Direct Investment in the country declined by over 65 per cent to $ 4.64 billion during April-June 2012-13 year-on-year.
Anand Sharma asks for more market access to exporters in China
Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma today said Indian exporters should get greater market access in the neighbouring country.
Global education: Student exchange takes wing
While B-Schools form impressive global links, it proves great for corporate hopefuls too.
Cargill India's Swati Shukla: First woman sugar trader believes in being persistent than glamorous
Swati Shukla tells greenhorn traders that it takes years to strike glamorous deals but before that they need to go to the cane farm, deal with transporters, brokers, warehousing agents and get a taste of the grass root.
Economy to touch $2.5 tn in next 5 years: Sharma
Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma today expressed confidence that the size of Indian economy is likely to double to USD 2.5 trillion by 2015.
Most FreeCharge payments done within 10 seconds, says CEO Govind Rajan
He believes the recent fillip for mobile wallets, which are increasingly finding consumer support, will reap long-term benefits.
B-schools feed on a short course for emerging firms
As emerging India looks to arm itself with quality managerial prowess, business schools are smelling an opportunity. Educational institutions of all hues are evincing a renewed interest in these islands of enterprise across the country.
Univariety: Jaideep Gupta & Varun Aggarwal's placement company connects students to varsities
For corporate veterans, Jaideep Gupta and Varun Aggarwal, career dilemma presented a business opportunity, which translated to the setting up of Univariety.
'Re appreciation can be absorbed upto Rs 42/dollar'
The exporters are shocked as the rupee appreciation is extremely sharp.
India beats China in export growth rate: WTO
India has overtaken China in exports growth rate recording an increase of 16.1% in 2011, topping the list of all major trading countries in the world, says WTO.
EDI system for collective import, export data
With taxes on all fronts coming down progressively, the scope of benefiting Indian exporters and importers through refunds on and exemptions from indirect taxes is increasingly narrowing down.
India's commercial services exports growth slows down: WTO
India's commercial services exports grew by six per cent in the first quarter of 2012, down sharply from 27 per cent in the year-ago period.
WTO Director General Pascal Lamy in India tomorrow, to seek support for Doha trade talks
Pascal Lamy will seek India's help in bridging the gaps on Doha trade negotiations, ahead of a key ministerial meeting in Geneva in December.
MSME seeks more funds in 12th Plan to run schemes effectively
MSME Minister has asked the Finance Ministry to allocate more funds toward schemes for promotion of the sector during the 12th Five-Year Plan.
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