Tag archive for ‘Says’
By Loknath Das On Saturday, November 18th, 2017

Media companies must think huge to survive, analyst says

In a world increasingly dominated by big tech companies, even household names in media have to fight to keep up. So, according to a media analyst, content producers and distributors must think huge to survive. As More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

97% of Customers Read Online Reviews, Survey Says

Would you reconsider your attitude on consumer reviews if 97 percent of customers said they had read reviews for local businesses in 2017? Well, that is one of the findings of BrightLocal’s 2017 Local Consumer More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, November 13th, 2017

Curse Of Cash Has Impact On Society And Economy, Says Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Ahead of the first anniversary of demonetisation, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday that excessive cash in the economy has “its own cost” and India is gradually moving towards More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

FBI Says It Couldn’t Access Nearly 7,000 Mobile Devices Because of Encryption

HIGHLIGHTS FBI said it could not retrieve data from about 7,000 devices The reason being given is encryption in the devices It has sparked off the debate between privacy and legislation The FBI hasn’t More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Real estate to continue to face headwinds in near term on subdued consumer sentiment, says ICRA

Mumbai:Even as the new sales bookings improved during the April-June 2017 as compared to Q4 FY2017, the realty sector continues to face demand headwinds on account of subdued macro-economic environment and consumer More...

By Loknath Das On Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

RBI Says Linking Aadhaar Number To Bank Accounts Mandatory

Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Saturday dismissed media reports that it was not necessary to link national identity card numbers, known as Aadhaar numbers, to bank accounts. It said in a statement the More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Attempts to derail GST have failed, says Arun Jaitley

Despite “attempts to derail” the recently introduced Goods and Services Tax (GST), the states are adopting the new regime at a fast pace, finance minister Arun Jaitley has said. Jaitley was responding to a More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

8,000 Returns Uploaded Every Hour On GST Portal, Says Chairman

New Delhi: Businesses have flocked to the GST Network portal on the last day of filing initial returns for August with over 80,000 GSTR-3B being uploaded every hour, its Chairman Ajay Bhushan Pandey said today. Businesses More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Fines From Minimum Balance Defaults To Amount Rs. 2,000 Crore, Says SBI

New Delhi: State Bank of India (SBI) expects to collect Rs. 2,000 crore as penalty on savings bank accounts which have failed to maintain a minimum balance, a sum which may be used to partly cover the costs incurred More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, September 11th, 2017

Only 5 Free ATM Transactions From October, Punjab National Bank Says

New Delhi: PNB customers will have to shell out money beginning October if they carry out more than five transactions a month from the bank’s ATMs. At present, account holders of the country’s second More...