Tag archive for ‘India’
By Loknath Das On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Private equity firms are making bigger and bolder investments In India

PE funds are now increasingly investing in buyouts, cutting bigger cheques and snapping up larger stakes in target companies. In August, $1.6 billion worth of PE transactions took place across 50 deals with buyout More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, September 6th, 2018

Opinion | Why India needs to promote savings culture

Photo: iStock A senior citizen recently remarked that these days banks only contact you for loans as compared to 3-4 decades back when banks reached out to customers to garner deposits. I couldn’t agree more. More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, September 3rd, 2018

Explained: Post office savings accounts vs India Post Payments Bank account

All of India’s 1.55 lakh post offices will be linked to the IPPB system by December 31, 2018. (Photo: GettyImages) On Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the India Post Payments Bank (IPPB). More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, May 28th, 2018

Talking stock: Accumulate PTC India and Lupin; hold Federal Bank

Recent depreciation of rupee and possibility of all its plants getting back US FDA approvals ultimately augur well for Lupin stock. G CHOKKALINGAM MD, Equinomics Research & Advisory I hold 1,000 shares of PTC India financial More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, April 27th, 2018

iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus (PRODUCT) RED Editions Now Available in India

HIGHLIGHTS (PRODUCT) RED Editions were globally launched earlier this month iPhone 8 (PRODUCT) RED Edition starts at Rs. 67,940 The (PRODUCT) RED Edition of the iPhone 8 Plus starts at Rs. 77,560 Apple’s iPhone More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Currency circulation in India at 99% of pre-demonetisation level: RBI data

The demonetisation move on 8 December 2016 sucked out 86% of the currency in circulation. Photo: AP Mumbai: Currency in circulation in India stood at Rs17.78 trillion as on 16 February, reaching 98.94% of the More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

Honor 7X Now Being Manufactured in India, Says Huawei

Chinese electronics giant Huawei on Wednesday announced that it has started manufacturing its mid-priced segment device Honor 7X at a facility in Tamil Nadu, in line with its commitment towards the ‘Make More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

InFocus A2 With 4G VoLTE Support Launched in India: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS InFocus A2 price in India is Rs. 5,199 Smartphone comes with 2GB RAM Launch offers include 30GB data on Reliance Jio InFocus A2 is the latest handset to be launched by the company in the entry-level More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Probing windshield cracks on Air India Dreamliners, says Boeing

Aerospace manufacturer Boeing is examining the issue of windshield cracks on its 787 Dreamliners after Air India witnessed three such incidents in the recent past. Earlier this month, a Delhi-Kolkata plane was More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Air India Joins Hands With 3 Banks For Loans For Three Boeing 777 Planes

Air India ties up with 3 banks for raising loans, says civil aviations minister Jayant Sinha New Delhi: State-owned Air India has tied up with UAE-based First Abu Dhabi Bank as well as Standard Chartered Bank More...