Times of India : business
Bharti Infratel extends deadline for merger with Indus Towers  11h58 24 février
Bharti Infratel on Monday extended the deadline for its merger with Indus Towers by two more months to April 24, but cautioned that final call on scheme implementation will be taken by the board based on assessment of telecom crisis and its impact.
India at cusp of becoming premier digital society  11h15 24 février
Reliance Industries’ Mukesh Ambani on Monday said India is at the cusp of becoming a premier digital society , and will be among the top three economies of the world. Microsoft’s Satya Nadella at the Future Decoded CEO Summit in Mumbai said the big change driving this transformation is the...
CEOs need to build inclusive tech capabilities  10h37 24 février
Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella on Monday urged Indian business leaders to build technology capabilities that are inclusive in nature. Beginning his three-day visit to India, Nadella was addressing Microsoft’s Future Decoded CEO Summit in Mumbai.
Idea to make RIL debt-free hit multiple snags  09h55 24 février
Six months after Mukesh Ambani laid out a road map to make Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) free of net debt by early 2021, his plan has hit a few bumps thanks to the government.
No Rs 2,000 notes in Indian Bank ATMs  03h24 24 février
Public-sector entity Indian Bank has decided to stop loading its ATMs with Rs 2,000 notes, citing customer preferences. Customers would step into the branch as soon as they withdrew cash from the ATM, asking for Rs 2,000 notes to be exchanged for notes of smaller denomination. They were just...
Finmin against penalty relief for telecom cos  01h48 24 février
At a specially-convened meeting in the telecom department headquarters, finance ministry officials said any concession on payment of penalty would set a wrong precedent and lead to similar demands from other sectors, sources told TOI. A full meeting of the multi-ministry digital communications...
Trump to meet Indian CEOs creating mfg jobs in US  03h10 24 février
US President Donald Trump will meet a select group of about a dozen Indian CEOs on Tuesday and among them will be those whose companies have made investments in the manufacturing sector to create jobs in America.
US replaces China as India’s top trading partner  06h51 24 février
The US has again emerged as India’s largest trading partner, replacing China. China’s trade with India shrunk marginally to 65 billion during April-December 2019 as the import of key products such as electronic and electric goods fell. India’s exports to the US and its imports grew marginally,...
Relief for Bandhan Bank promoters?  02h51 24 février
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) may offer a breather to Bandhan Bank to dilute its promoter holding after allowing another private lender Kotak Mahindra Bank time to reduce the holding of its promoters, while capping their voting rights.
US surpasses China to become India’s top partner  10h56 23 février
RBI alone can not contain inflation: Rangarajan  11h14 23 février
Former RBI governor C Rangarajan has said the Reserve Bank alone can not contain inflation as supply side shocks are needed to be managed by the government. Rangarajan said the adoption of inflation targeting by India has given rise to many doubts and concerns.
Govt summons urgent meeting on telco relief  00h25 23 février
The government has called an emergency meeting on Sunday, including key officials from the telecom and finance ministries and Niti Aayog, as efforts to come up with a bailout for the beleaguered telecom sector gather pace.
Indians use too big car to move single person  21h14 22 février
Indians use too big car by size for moving a single person, and the fate met by Tata Nano was unfortunate, Mahindra and Mahindra MD Pawan Goenka said on Saturday. He also conceded that the automobile industry does add to pollution, and pitched for adopting all the means to reduce it. It can be...
Let’s come together to tax tech giants: G20 officials  15h05 22 février
Leading world economies must show unity in dealing with aggressive tax optimisation by global digital giants like Google, Amazon and Facebook, G20 officials said on Saturday.
Vivad se Vishwas’ scheme: Cases that can be take  15h30 22 février
Income tax cases being arbitrated abroad will be eligible to be taken up under the proposed ’Vivad se Vishwas’ scheme to settle disputes between the taxman and the taxpayer. The I-T department issued advertisements in leading dailies saying the scheme was a golden opportunity... to settle income...