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CII-Goa’s leadership development series focuses on technology

PANAJI: A CII-Goa leadership development series on Friday for the MSME sector focused on the technology during times of change. The programme was inaugurated by Lalit Saraswat, director, Sancole Shipping Ltd and vice chairman, CII Goa in the presence of Rohitash Gupta, chief operation officer, eClerx Services and Blaise Costabir, managing director, GMI Zarhak Moulders.  Costabir said that technologies are ... Read More »

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Antaraa’s anniversary offers PANAJI:  Audoot Raikar, proprietor of Antaraa Diamonds & Gold, is into jeweIlery business in Ponda for past 20 years with a brand name ‘Raikar Jewellers’. Over a period of time, due to increasing customers’ demand and changing modern trends he introduced a new brand in 2017 in Ponda. This attractive, spacious showroom is among the finest jewellery ... Read More »

Disinvestment-bound AI on hiring spree; to induct 270 co-pilots

PTI   MUMBAI Air India is in the process of hiring around 270 co-pilots in the reserved category at a time when the government has initiated the loss-making carrier’s disinvestment process, sources said. Industry sources said the airline has also created a new post of chief pilot as well as two executive director-level positions in the IT and civil departments. ... Read More »

China-India trade volume witnesses 15% rise in Q1

K VARMA | PTI   BEIJING After hitting historic high of USD 84.44 billion last year, China’s trade with India saw a robust growth in the first quarter this year, with bilateral trade netting USD 22.1 billion, up 15.4 per cent year-on-year, a top Chinese official said on Thursday. The growth continued from the upward momentum seen last year, when ... Read More »

Mobile manufacturing to touch Rs 132,000 cr: Prasad

IANS   NEW DELHI Indian mobile manufacturing industry is expected to touch Rs 132,000 crore by the end of 2018, Electronics and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Thursday. India manufactured about 110 million mobile phones in 2015-16 as compared to 60 million in 2014-15, a growth of over 90 per cent. In value terms, India’s mobile manufacturing industry ... Read More »

TCS becomes 1st Indian co to close trading session with $100 bn m-cap

PTI   NEW DELHI IT bellwether Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Thursday became the first Indian company to close the trading session with over USD 100 billion market valuation. It had became the first Indian IT company on Monday to cross the USD 100 billion mark in market capitalisation (m-cap) in intra-day trade, but had closed the session at about ... Read More »

Jaitley attends cabinet meeting, to chair GST council meet on May 4

PTI   NEW DELHI Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday attended a meeting of the Union Cabinet, the first since he was diagnosed with a kidney ailment that has kept him away from office for over three weeks now. Jaitley, however, did not go to his office after the 90-minute meeting of the Cabinet at the residence of Prime Minister ... Read More »

Close to 40 million JioPhones sold so far: report

IANS   NEW DELHI Highlighting the fact that JioPhone is already a meaningful contributor to Reliance Jio’s growth, a recent survey estimates that total JioPhones sold so far could be close to around 40 million. A survey by Credit Suisse on the Indian Telecom Sector said as suggested by recent media reports, JioPhone had 36 per cent share of the ... Read More »

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Shopping exhibition underway in Mapusa MAPUSA: ‘Goa Shopping Festival, the Life Style Shopping Festival Exhibition’ is underway in Mapusa, opposite Bodgeshwar temple. There are lot of exclusive offers available with products ranging from home, office, dining tables, varieties of sofa sets, Poonam Furniture, exclusive garden furniture, air conditioners, money counting machines, SleepWell mattress from Home Fashion, Italian Blanket, kitchenware, Gits ... Read More »

EO Goa Chapter to be launched soon

PANAJI: The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), a peer-to-peer network of more than 11,000 business owners with 170 chapters in 58 countries, to launch EO Goa Chapter. The latest entrant in the South Asia region, EO Goa will be the 21st Chapter of the South Asia region. EO Goa brings to the network a formidable array of entrepreneurs from across sectors: pharma, ... Read More »