Tag: Industry

Why I’m a proud solutionist

Debates about technology and progress are often framed in terms of “optimism” vs. “pessimism.” For instance, Steven Pinker, Matt Ridley, Johan Norberg, Max Roser, and...

How to select industrial racks?

Warehouse is the heart of any business. If you have a warehouse and are looking for the racks for your warehouse, you have come to...

Govt may set up task force on mandatory seeding of Aadhaar for enrollment and remittances under the EPFO

Government may soon set up a task force to address the challenges faced by employers and employees on mandatory seeding of Aadhaar for enrollment and...

boeing: Boeing posts $8.4 billion loss on weaker demand for planes

Boeing lost $8.4 billion in the fourth quarter _ capping a record loss for all of 2020 _ as the pandemic undercut demand for planes,...

real estate: Maharashtra government approves 50% reduction in realty development premiums

MUMBAI: The government of Maharashtra has approved the proposal to reduce premiums charged by the civic authorities on real estate development by 50% for the...

Reforms helped change image of India, says PM Modi | India News

NEW DELHI: The spate of reforms unveiled by the government has helped change the perception about India on the global stage and investors who were...

5G: US’s Pai, Trai’s Vaghela back light touch regulation of telecom industry

NEW DELHI: The telecom regulators of India and the US said the industry needed a light touch regulatory environment to encourage investments and innovation, especially...

Media: Despite Covid impact, media and entertainment industry to grow at 10.1% CAGR

MUMBAI: The Indian media and entertainment (M&E) industry’s long-term outlook remains robust, even as the pandemic has resulted in a short-term drop. As per PwC’s...

Triumph Motorcycles eyes up to 20% growth in sales this fiscal in India

British premium motorcycle maker Triumph Motorcycles is expecting its sales to grow around 15-20 per cent this fiscal in India and is gearing up to...

IFA 2020: Huawei shows it’s not giving up on Europe

This year’s edition of IFA can be considered to be an extremely muted affair, where health restrictions have been put in place in relation to the Covid-19...

MSMEs: In 2 years’ time, MSMEs will contribute 60% to India’s exports: Nitin Gadkari

The Indian industry is not depending on Chinese investment, says Minister of Road & Transport and MSMEs. The Prime Minister has given a call for...

MSME: Medium company turnover limit may be doubled for MSME benefits

New Delhi: The government may enhance the turnover limit for a medium enterprise to ₹200 crore to allow more units to avail the benefits announced...

Tea Sector: Assam prepares database of skilled and experienced migrants returnees to engage them in industries

GUWAHATI: Assam has started preparing database of the skilled and experienced migrants returnees so that they can be absorbed in the industries. Industries and Commerce...

Vodafone news: Vodafone Idea works towards cost efficiency

New Delhi/Mumbai: Vodafone Idea (VIL) said its call to bunch 22 circles into 10 clusters is a step towards a “new operating model, which is...

Foreign investors pull out $26 bn from Asian economies; $16 bn from India

Amidst global economic recession due to coronavirus, foreign investors have pulled out an estimated USD 26 billion from developing Asian economies and over USD 16...

lockdown 4: Lockdown 4.0: ‘Abundant caution with calculated risk’ approach driven by rising recovery rate

New Delhi: The Modi government’s ‘abundant caution with calculated risk’ approach on Lockdown 4.0 is determined in a big way by the recovery rates figure...

tamil nadu: Industries need not fear about closure if an employee tests positive: TN Chief Secretary

Chennai: “Industries need not fear that the moment someone is identified (as positive for Covid-19), the factory will be shut,” said Chief Secretary K Shanmugam...

labour law: Lockdown-hit industry demands suspension of labour laws for 2-3 yrs

New Delhi: Employers‘ associations on Friday demanded suspension of labour laws barring some key provisions across the country for next two-three years to help the...

View: Covid-19 crisis = Danger + Opportunity

By Gaurav Dalmia How can business move to normal? A three-tiered framework of macro, industry and company can be useful. Macro analysis entails scenarios on...

migrant workers: Punjab industry fears ‘exodus’ of migrant labourers

CHANDIGARH: Industry in Punjab fears “exodus” of migrant workers from the state after the Centre allowed stranded labourers to move back to their respective places....

MSME: View: Travel, tour after stepping out again

By MP Bezbaruah Travel and tourism have been one of the world’s largest industries, creating one in every 10 jobs (330 million) globally, and contributing...

Shivaram Hebbar, Labour & Sugar Minister: Can’t force law on struggling MSME sector”

Karnataka’s Labour & Sugar Minister Shivaram Hebbar (63) bats for restrained use of labour laws in these tough times. “We cannot kill jobs to prove...

Industry: Boom time for cloud services as work comes home

New Delhi: The public cloud industry is set to get a boost as companies across sectors are forced to depend on remote working amid the...

Covid -19 impact: 1 crore job cuts likely in textile industry without govt support, says CMAI

There could be as many as one crore job cuts in the textiles sector, which has been severely hit by the ongoing lockdown, if there...

Keep bank a/c standard, clear inventories, improve perception: SBI chief to real estate

State Bank of India Chairman Rajnish Kumar on Saturday exhorted real estate firms to keep their bank account standard, clear inventory as soon as possible...