The US Trade Representative’s (USTR) office has once again placed India on the ‘priority watch’ list in this year’s Special 301 report despite the country rolling out National IPR Policy last year. According to the US, India has once again been unsuccessful in refining and making the necessary changes in its IP laws and regulations in spite of declaring its National IPR Policy last year. Thus, the US has retained India on its priority watch list along with a few other countries. India has…
India’s #FOREX reserves touch record high at $372.73 billion, says the #Indiancentralbank. According to the #ReserveBankofIndia (RBI) weekly statistical supplement, India’s foreign exchange (FOREX) reserves have increased by $1.594 billion to touch a lifetime high of $372.73 billion in the week that ended on April 28. The RBI’s reserve position with the IMF has also increased by $15.8 million to reach $2.347 billion, in this period.
India, UAE set to give new impetus to strategic partnership The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, was the chief guest at the country's 68th Republic Day celebrations in 2017. This was also the first time that a leader of UAE was honoured with the invitation of being the chief guest at the Republic Day parade.
India's first banking robot Lakshmi was recently launched by the Kumbakonam-based City Union Bank (CUB) in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Lakshmi, the first on-site huamanoid (robot) in India, was recently launched by the Kumbakonam-based City Union Bank (CUB) in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. India’ second largest private lender HDFC Bank, tested its humanoid, at its innovation laboratory. According to the MD and CEO HDFC bank, Dr. N.Kamakodi, “The total business of the bank crossed the milestone of Rs…
India has bundle of places to attract visitors round the clock. You get an opportunity to indulge in many natural beauties like snow clad gigantic mountains, cute Islands, wide spread desserts and lush green filled forests. And the island destinations are definitely worth visiting in the country. Pen down these places in your must visit holiday destinations list!
Start ups usually focus on product or service that are currently not offered in the market or that who’s potential is not fully explored. The founders believe that their unique idea will definitely hit the market and their business will grow. Let us take a look at 7 such businesses which made it big with their ingenious idea.
The Indian expat is spearheading the revolution in genetics discovering medical therapies to increase lifespan and delay aging in the humans. At a point in time when alternate solutions to pharmaceuticals are in demand, scientists have identified few classes of drugs they say dramatically slows the aging process, reversing frailty, improving cardiac health and longevity.
The Tata Sons board shocked corporate India by sacking Cyrus Mistry as chairman just within four years into the job as Ratan Tata emerged from retirement. In a surprise move, Cyrus Mistry, 48, was sacked as chairman of Tata Sons. He was replaced by Ratan Tata, 78, who will be the interim chairman for four months. The Irish-Indian businessman, who talked about Tatas’ 2025 vision document and took over from Ratan Tata only in 2011, had to leave within just four years of taking the reins.
The Indian real estate sector has been one of the fast growing markets in the last decade. With increasing footage to bring in foreign investment into India and the more recent “Make in India” campaign gaining strength, the sector is literally in a booming phase. The boom is not just in the metros or the big cities, but it has also reached the suburbs and smaller towns. With more companies finding India as a lucrative place for outsourcing and setting up their industry, there has been a huge…
Under the new regional connectivity scheme, the Indian Government will provide higher a subsidy to airlines that operate flights between two regional airports. It will also allow airlines to transfer its rig. The Indian Government has decided to provide higher a subsidy to airlines that operate flights between two regional airports under the Regional Connectivity Scheme.