BUSINESS

  • Google rolls out Android for Work app 2 days ago

    New Delhi: In a bid to bring in more security to work data and allowing the flexibility to get work done on Android devices, Google has finally rolled out its Android for Work app providing users with the option to separate office data from personal data on their devices. The...
  • Will sign agreements with India to make trade flourish: Canada 4 days ago

    Canadians are hoping that as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the country comes within a year of his taking oath of office, the trade between the two countries are likely to flourish. ...
  • Renault plans to enter into used car business in India 5 days ago

    New Delhi: French car major Renault plans to venture into used car business in India in the second half of this year as it looks to strengthen its position in the country, where it aims to have 5 per cent market share by the end of 2016. Besides, the company which...
  • India a land of great opportunities: Narendra Modi to top German CEOs 6 days ago

    Hannover: Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a busy schedule at Hannover on Sunday, meeting top German CEOs including of Daimler, Voith, Metro AG and Bombardier Transportation whom he told that India is a land of great opportunities. Modi, who flew down to this German city after his two-day visit to France,...
  • Indian Business Icons: Journey of PRS Oberoi and Aditya Puri 6 days ago

    In this episode of 'Indian Business Icons', we bring the journey of PRS Oberoi, Chairman of East India Hotels and Aditya Puri, MD of HDFC Bank. As CNBC-TV18 celebrates 15 years of leadership in business news, we launched the 'India Business Icon' campaign and endeavour to form a distinct league...
  • Modi meets German CEOs at business roundtable, outlines step to boost business ties with India 6 days ago

    Hannover: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday met top German business leaders in Hannover and told them about steps being taken by his government to ensure the ease of doing business in India. Modi, who reached Hannover in north Germany from Paris, held a roundtable meet with CEOs from leading German...
  • Modi to meet Chancellor Angela Merkel in Germany, inaugurate the Hannover Fair 6 days ago

    While in Germany, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet Chancellor Angela Merkel and inaugurate the Hannover Fair. Ahead of that what are the expectations of the business community? Here is Sanjay Suri talking to the head of Asia Pacific Business Friedolin Strack in Berlin. ...
  • Focus on branding, packaging, PM Modi to small businesses April 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday spoke of the importance of packaging, branding and advertising for small enterprises so that they can upscale their business ventures. "Brand building, advertising and financial support when given to small entrepreneurs will strengthen the foundation of Indian economy," he said while launching the...
  • Uber's popularity surges; business travellers avoiding taxis April 8, 2015

    New York: Business travellers are bypassing the taxi queue with greater frequency, choosing instead ride-hailing services like Uber Technologies. A new report by expense management system provider Certify shows that 47 per cent of the ground transportation rides by its users in March were through Uber. That's more than tripled from...
  • Indian Business Icons: Journey of AM Naik and Kishore Biyani April 5, 2015

    In this episode of 'Indian Business Icons', we bring the journey of AM Naik, Group Executive Chairman of L&T and Kishore Biyani, Group CEO of Future Group. As CNBC-TV18 celebrates 15 years of leadership in business news, we launched the 'India Business Icon' campaign and endeavour to form a distinct...
  • Job opportunities to grow fastest in India: CFO survey April 3, 2015

    New Delhi: Job opportunities in India are expected to grow at the fastest pace globally as 78 per cent of finance leaders believe that growth in existing businesses will add to the creation of jobs, says a survey. According to the survey by American Express, carried...
  • Over 250 companies appoint women directors on Tuesday to meet Sebi deadline April 1, 2015

    Mumbai: Waking up at the last moment, over 250 companies including from Adani and Essar Groups, appointed women directors to meet the Sebi deadline of Tuesday midnight for having at least one female board member, even as some PSUs were seen lagging behind. The companies...
  • No truth in rumours that Sharp will quit or sell solar business, says executive March 30, 2015

    Tokyo: Sharp Corp will continue making solar cell products at its Sakai plant and there is no truth to speculation it will sell or exit the business, an executive at the money-losing electronics maker said on Monday. "There is no truth to talk that we will quit, or sell, the solar...
  • Sensex breaks 7-day losing trend, but volatility continues March 27, 2015

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex on Friday ended at 27,458.64, up by a marginal 1.06 points to technically snap the seven-session losing streak in a highly volatile trade amid continuing geo-political tensions. The NSE Nifty, however, settled the day in the red at 8,341.40, ending the week on a negative...
  • IIT, IIM and ISI to offer a joint course March 26, 2015

    Kolkata: Three premier institutions of IIT Kharagpur, IIM Kolkata and Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) Kolkata, have come together for the first time to offer a joint course in business analytics. Starting from this session, the Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics (PGDBA) will allow students the rare opportunity to become students...
  • Facebook making Messenger a platform for direct business March 26, 2015

    San Francisco: Facebook Inc on Wednesday opened up its Messenger service for developers to create apps and for shoppers to communicate directly with retailers, as the Internet company seeks to expand its reach. The new features mark Facebook's latest effort to transform its mobile messaging service into a full-featured platform with...
  • Facebook's Messenger app evolving into a multitasking tool that mixes business with more pleasure March 26, 2015

    San Francisco: Facebook's Messenger app is evolving into a multitasking tool equipped to send an animated fist bump to a friend at one moment and then get a little business done in the next. In an effort to pull off the transformation, Facebook is opening Messenger so outside programmers can build...
  • Samsung to pre-install Microsoft apps on its Android devices March 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Microsoft has announced that it has expanded its partnership with Samsung in a bid to provide mobile productivity services to more consumers. The South Korean electronics giant will pre-install Microsoft services and apps on its range of Android devices and deliver secured mobile productivity for businesses through a...
  • World Bank finds Bhubaneswar best place to do business in India: Sushma Swaraj March 20, 2015

    Bhubaneswar: Hailing Odisha for its rich culture, ancient trade links and growth potential, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday said the World Bank has ranked Bhubaneswar as the best place to do business in India. "The city of Bhubaneswar has a unique distinction of having rich history which goes back...
  • Insurance sector to get lot of foreign investment: Arun Jaitley March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: With the passage of three key economic legislations in Parliament, Finance Minster Arun Jaitley on Friday exuded confidence that the insurance sector is expected to get a lot of foreign investment. "Three major pieces of legislations-- the insurance law, the mining law, the coal allocation bill have all been...
  • Rupee gains for the 4th day vs US dollar, up 17 paise on Federal stance March 19, 2015

    Mumbai: Extending its string of gains to the fourth straight session, the Indian rupee on Thursday appreciated by 17 paise to end at 62.52 against US dollar after the Federal Reserve's dovish stance on rates eased outflow concerns. Persistent selling of dollars by banks and exporters due to weakness of dollar...
  • IOTY 2014: Nominees for business category March 18, 2015

    With their far-reaching vision and ideas, these leaders and astute entrepreneurs have not only charted growth stories for their businesses but have also positively impacted the lives of millions of consumers across the country. ...
  • N Chandrasekaran awarded Indian of the Year 2014 in business category March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: CEO and MD of Tata Consultancy Service N Chandrasekaran awarded the Indian of the Year 2014 in the business category. He is known for his management and leadership style. His ability to push boundaries and inspire his leadership team to do the same has helped the $13 billion-plus...
  • Live: Indian of the Year 2014 March 17, 2015

    In a star-studded ceremony, CNN-IBN will declare the 'Indian of the year' on Tuesday. CNN-IBN's 'Indian of the Year' recognises the Indians whose contribution to the country has strengthened the foundation of our society and has helped build Brand India in the process. This is the ninth edition of the...
  • Watch: CNN-IBN 'Indian of the year 2014' awards March 17, 2015

    In a star-studded ceremony on Tuesday, CNN-IBN declared the Indian of the Year. CNN-IBN Indian of the Year recognises the Indians whose contribution to the country has strengthened the foundation of our society and has helped build Brand India in the process. ...
  • Sensex rebounds 299 points on hopes US Fed won't hike rates soon March 17, 2015

    Mumbai: Tracking positive global cues, the benchmark Sensex on Tuesday logged its first rise in three days, gaining about 299 points to end at 28,736.38 as a batch of tepid US economic indicators triggered hopes that Fed will not raise interest rates soon. In a highly volatile session, initial sharp...
  • 'Chappie' tops slow weekend, 'Unfinished Business' tanks March 9, 2015

    Los Angeles: Neither a hyper-intelligent robot nor Vince Vaughn could save the box office this weekend, which is down 38.5 percent from the same weekend last year, according to Sunday estimates from box office firm Rentrak. While Neill Blomkamp's R-rated "Chappie" might have taken the No. 1 spot in its 3,201...
  • India gold demand muted, eyes cut in import duty February 27, 2015

    Mumbai: India's demand for gold was muted this week as buyers in the world's top consumer of the metal held off purchases ahead of an expected cut in import duty and a likely drop in local prices. But dealers hope to step up purchases, if the import duty is lowered from...
  • Google tests live chat service for businesses in search results February 25, 2015

    New Delhi: Google is reportedly testing a service that lets businesses listed in its search results to have live chat with users. The feature shows whether a business is currently available and immediately launches the chat via Google Hangouts. The service resembles Path Talk's direct messaging platform with local businesses that...
  • HDFC Chairman questions PM Modi, says its time to deliver February 19, 2015

    HDFC Chairman Deepak Parekh questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said nothing has changed on ground in first nine months of his government. He said, "After nine months, there is a little bit of impatience creeping in as to why no changes are happening and why this is taking so...