Friday , 26 April 2019


Half of retail bank customers unhappy with services: report

IANS   MUMBAI At a time when non-traditional competition is posing a challenge to traditional banking services, a new Capgemini report on Friday showed that globally just half of the customers are satisfied with their banking experiences. Nearly a third of customers (32.3 percent) are willing to consider big tech companies for financial products and services, showed the findings of ... Read More »

Infosys hiring 1,000 American techies in US state

IANS BENGALURU Indian software major Infosys on Friday announced hiring 1,000 Americans in the Arizona state as part of its commitment to employ 10,000 Americans to bridge the IT skill gap in the US by 2023. “We are hiring 1,000 American workers and opening our next technology-cum-innovation hub in the state of Arizona,” said the city-based IT firm in a ... Read More »

‘India-US December dialogue to boost commerce’

IANS MUMBAI Stressing the critical importance of the United States as a strategic trade partner for India, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Friday a vital India-US Strategic Commercial dialogue will be held in New Delhi in December which will help boost commercial ties between the two nations. “The US Commerce Secretary and a high-level delegation from the ... Read More »

Working to take GDP to $5 tn by 2022: Modi

NEW DELHI: The size of the Indian economy will double to $5 trillion by 2022 with manufacturing and agriculture contributing $1 trillion each, and the various states are competing with each other to help achieve this goal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday. Please like & share: Read More »

Waste management: MPT conducts awareness programme

VASCO: As part of the ‘Swachchta Hi Seva Campaign- 2018’ which is commenced on September 15, the Mormugao Port Trust (MPT) conducted an awareness programme for its employees on the management of waste and composting of biodegradable waste generated at home and in residential colonies as well as port run canteens on Thursday. The programme was coordinated by the Medical department, ... Read More »

ITC Hotels acquires Park Hyatt, Goa

NT NETWORK   PANAJI ITC Hotels, on Wednesday announced the successful acquisition of Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa, Cansaulim. The acquisition for Rs 541 crore is a part of an auction held by Industrial Finance Corporation of India (IFCI) in 2015, and upheld by the Supreme Court in its March 19 judgement, said a company release. The 252 room, ... Read More »


Dinesh Engineers IPO opens on September 28 MUMBAI: Dinesh Engineers Limited, a passive communication infrastructure provider company in India will be launching its initial public offering (IPO) which is scheduled to open on September 28, and close on October 3, with a price band of Rs 183 – Rs 185 per equity share of face value of Rs10 each of the ... Read More »

RBI relaxes ECB norms to prop up rupee

IANS   MUMBAI The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday liberalised some aspects of the external commercial borrowings (ECBs) policy including those related to rupee-denominated bonds to help check rupee depreciation. “It has been decided to allow eligible ECB borrowers who are into manufacturing sector to raise ECB up to $50 million or its equivalent with minimum average maturity ... Read More »