Tag Archives: business

Hope to drive Europe business to self-sufficiency, cash profitability: Koushik Chatterjee

MUMBAI: With the proposed joint venture with German steel giant Thyssenkrupp now abandoned, Tata Steel will focus on making its European business self-sustainable. Koushik Chatterjee, executive director and chief financial officer of Tata Steel, said in an interview that the market can expect more clarity on the company’s European operations within 6-8 months. Edited excerpts: Now that the joint venture with… Read More »

GMR to invest ₹350 crore to set up business park in Hyderabad

HYDERABAD: GMR Infrastructure Ltd plans to invest around₹350 crore to set up its first office park spread over 1 million sqft in Hyderabad in the next 3-4 years as part of its larger land monetisation plan, said a top company executive. The New-Delhi based group, which operates Delhi and Hyderabad airports apart from other infrastructure businesses in India, has been… Read More »

5 Mind Hacks You Need to Know Before Starting a Business

Starting a new business is both an exciting and daunting experience. The typical entrepreneur is racing toward the goal of being successful, but the truth is,he or she will likely struggle to get there. If you consider yourself an entrepreneur, you need to understand your customers’ psychological profile, as well as how you can manage, even manipulate, your own… Read More »

Tata Global to buy Dhunseri’s branded tea business

KOLKATA: Tata Global BeveragesNSE -3.48 % (TGBL) is buying Dhunseri Tea & Industries’ branded packet tea business along with its brands ‘Lal Ghora’ and ‘Kala Ghora’ for a total consideration of Rs 101 crore. TGBL said in a stock exchange filing on Tuesday that the move is in line with its ambition to grow its branded tea business in India.… Read More »

GoDaddy plans to connect WhatsApp business with Sellbrite

PUNE: Online web hosting company GoDaddy plans to bring Sellbrite to business users of WhatsApp in India, the company’s chief executive said, as it looks to increase its client base in the country. GoDaddy, which says it has around one million customers in India, said on April 10 that it would acquire Sellbrite, a platform that allows small sellers to list products across online… Read More »

Dark side of NCR ova donation business boom

Ajay Kiran Hooda’s world came crashing down when she lost her only son aged 25 in a car accident two years ago. At 55, the physical education teacher from an upscale Gurugram neighbourhood had no expectations to live the joys of being a mother again. She was past her natural age of conception. Then doctors suggested In-Vitro Fertilisation… Read More »

Business up by 10-20% after GST implementation, says pumpset-makers body

With majority of MSMEs in the region claiming to have borne the brunt of GST, Tamil Nadu Pumpset Manufacturers Association (TAPMA) on Saturday said business has, however, grown by 10 to 20 per cent. Speaking to reporters here, TAPMA president Kalyanasundaram said taxes were 4 per cent less after GST implementation, as there was reduction of central sales… Read More »

Tatas complete take over of Usha Martin’s steel business

Tata SpongeNSE 2.68 % has said it has completed the acquisition of Usha MartinNSE 2.84 %’s steel business undertaking including captive power plants, on Tuesday, April 09, 2019. The deal was completed “pursuant to a cash consideration of Rs 4094 crore payable to UML after adjustment for negative working capital and debt like items,” Tata Sponge said in an official… Read More »

Business can bring life-changing inventions to society: GV Prasad

“Businesses can be a force for the good,” said GV Prasad, Co-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Dr Reddy’s Laboratories. Graduation ceremony He was speaking at the graduation ceremony of the 2019 batch at the Indian School of Business (ISB) on Friday. “It can make life easier for customers, meet unmet needs, and bring life-changing inventions to society,” said… Read More »

WhatsApp Business App for iPhone Now Rolling Out Globally, Starting With India and 6 Other Markets

WhatsApp Business app is finally available for iPhone users in India. The app, which started popping up on App Store in select markets last month, is now officially available in a total of seven countries, namely India, Brazil, Germany, Mexico, the UK, and the US. The Android version of app has been available in the Google Play Store… Read More »