Visa to partner with BillDesk for secure payment technology

Visa, the global leader in payments technology and BillDesk, leader in Indian payments business announced the rollout of SI-Hub, a secure way to make recurring payments using cards with a one-time enrollment. Continue Reading

Following Saudi drone attacks, Indian industries to face ripple effect

A record gain in crude oil prices could further aggravate India’s fiscal situation and make it tougher for the government and the central bank to effectively combat a slowdown in economic growth. Continue Reading

Sunil Paliwal to helm Kamarajar Port Ltd

Sunil is a 1993 batch Tamilnadu cadre IAS Officer. He has done his B.Tech in Computer Science from IIT Kanpur, MS in Computer Science from University of Maryland, USA and MBA from University of Birmingham, UK. Continue Reading

Oil price surge: Air India’s monthly bill to spike by Rs 50

According to the official, the bill could go up by at least Rs 50 crore if the oil prices jump 10 per cent from $60 per barrel level on a sustained basis. An increase in oil prices could also result in fares going up as costs would have to be passed on, he added. Continue Reading

How long should a phone ring?: TRAI

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (Trai) latest discussion paper on “Duration of alert for the called party” will also explore the ‘possibility of customisation of ringing duration’ by the phone users, according to a statement. Continue Reading

Ramkumar Ramamoorthy is Cognizant’s new chairman

Before joining Cognizant, he has worked with Tata Consultancy Services. Prior to that, he was a lecturer at two premier colleges in India and went on to officiate as the Principal at one of them. Continue Reading

FM announces Rs 70,000 cr to boost export, real estate sectors

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday announced an over Rs 70,000 crore package for the exports and real estate sectors, including setting up of a stressed asset fund, as the government continued with firefighting measures to pull the economy out of a six-year low growth rate. Continue Reading

Huge trade opportunities in Russia for leather, footwear exports

Russia has imported leather and footwear worth $3.9 billion in 2018, and India’s exports to that country stood at only $52.6 million, said chairman of Council for Leather Exports (CLE), Panaruna Aqeel Ahmed. Continue Reading

NCLAT to hear plea on Adani Power bid for Korba West Power Co

The Ahmedabad bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) had on 26 June approved the resolution plan by Adani Power for Korba West Power Company, which operates 600 MW thermal power plant in Chhattisgarh’s Raigarh district. Continue Reading

Ola rides into 150 cities to scale operations

Ola Bike was first introduced in 2016 as a last-mile mobility solution in Gurugram, Faridabad and Jaipur. Since then, the service has been extended to cities like Hyderabad, Chandigarh and Kolkata as well as smaller towns like Gaya, Bikaner and Mughalsarai. Continue Reading