Nissan India launches CVT version of its Datsun GO and GO+

Nissan India launched the CVT version of its Datsun GO and GO+ at a price of Rs 5.94 lakh and Rs 6.58 lakh, respectively. According to a press release, Datsun GO and GO+ are the first models in their respective segments introduced with CVT (continuously variable transmission) – Nissan’s transmission technology. Continue Reading

Karur Vysya Bank partners with HCIN

Karur Vysya Bank (KVB) announced its partnership with Home Credit India (HCIN), a local arm of the international consumer finance provider with operations spanning over Europe and Asia for joint lending. The recent RBI guidelines have opened up opportunities to explore partnership avenues with the aim of reach out to the large unbanked customer base. Continue Reading

Preethi launches new mixer-grinder

Preethi Kitchen Appliances launched Preethi Zodiac 2.0 Mixer-Grinder. It is an upgrade of their best-seller, Preethi Zodiac Mixer-Grinder. A press release said, it is powered by Enrich+ Precision Grinding Menus that are programmed to have calculated rotation control, the mixer-grinder delivers consistency and addresses the growing need for a healthier diet by enhancing the bioavailability of nutrients in daily food for better absorption. Continue Reading

Diamond Producers Association partners with Saffron Art

Diamond Producers Association has partnered with Saffron Art, an international auction house that embraces and drives change. Continuing with their efforts ­­­of promoting real diamonds, DPA is sponsored the biennial jewellery conference, Dialogues in Art, with the theme being ‘Mapping the legacy of Indian Jewels’ as an ode to nature. Continue Reading

Ashok Kapur family backs Yes Bank’s new management

Extending full support to the new management, Yes Bank’s single-largest shareholder and co-promoter, the late Ashok Kapur’s daughter Shagun Gogia said the issues of governance and transparency are fully dealt with now. Gogia, who was recently inducted to the board of the troubled private sector lender, also said her family was fine with lowering their shareholding below the present 8.33 per cent in case a big investor comes on board at the end of the ongoing capital-raising exercise. Continue Reading

AO Smith’s latest water heater

HeatBot comes with advanced tech-features like smart timer, energy meter and a wireless remote. It comes in 15L and 25L with mechanical and digital control panel. Continue Reading

Duroflex introduces certified orthopaedic mattress range

The orthopaedic range of mattresses has been developed at Duroflex’s sleep lab along with the renowned orthopaedists from National Health Academy over a course of eight months testing Continue Reading

Experts, analysts and business leaders react following corporate tax rate cut

20 September was yet another day of surprise for our economy when Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman told that the government has cut corporate tax rate for companies that do not avail of any tax incentive to 22 per cent. News Today reached out to Chennai-based chattered accountants and financial experts to hear their opinion. Continue Reading

Sharp unveils new range of home appliances

The company has also introduced its new range of Air Purifiers, dehumidifiers and Water Purifiers in India with smart filtration technology and energy-efficient features. Continue Reading

FMMMA organises Market of India Trade Awards

The Chennai edition of the awards saw Lifetime Achievement Awards were presented to N Nalli Kuppuswami Chetti of Nalli Silks and to Govind Das Purushotham Das of Gocoola Das Jumna Doss. Continue Reading