Equities trade on strong footing, Tata Steel jumps 3.7 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 19 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices opened higher for the second consecutive session on Wednesday in line with positive trades across global...

Business Community Urges Issues To Be Settled In Chabahar Port

Kabul (Afghanistan) June 19: A number of investors from the southern province of Kandahar said the business community is facing with "numerous problem" in their...

Reka Logistik rebrands, expands services after Sumitomo injection

Jakarta (Indonesia) June 19: PT Reka Cakrabuana Logistik has rebranded its service from Red Carpet Logistics to QRIM Express, following a capital injection from Japan's...

Sharp, LG to relocate factories to Indonesia

Jakarta (Indonesia) June 19: Japanese and Korean electronics companies Sharp Corp. and LG plan to relocate their factories from Thailand and Vietnam, respectively, to Indonesia...

Male burglar dons hijab disguise in foiled burglary at women's 'kos'

Jakarta (Indonesia) June 19: A man disguised as a woman was caught red-handed as he tried to steal underwear and other personal belongings from a...

Facebook wants to be your bank with its new Libra cryptocurrency

Ottawa (Canada) June 19: Facebook isn't content with your family photos and cat videos. Now it wants to be your global bank, too.

US cities where Social Security benefits afford a comfortable lifestyle: report

New York (USA) June 19: Americans are having trouble saving for retirement and many may end up relying solely on Social Security benefits.

World's best airlines for 2019 named at Paris Air Show

Paris (France) June 19: Qatar Airways has been named the best airline in the world, according to Skytrax, an air carrier ranking site.

Why Gloria Vanderbilt's son Anderson Cooper likely won't inherit her massive fortune

Washington (USA) June 19: Gloria Vanderbilt built a career as an actress, artist, fashion designer, author and socialite, amassing a fortune on top of her...

MLB's top-rated stadiums, according to ticket buyers

Washington (USA) June 19: The San Diego Padres' home field, Petco Park, is Major League Baseball's top-rated stadium, according to ticket buyers on one secondary...

Being blamed for the oil tanker attack suits Iran just fine

Abu Dhabi(UAE) June 18: In the not very complicated mystery over the attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, there are two prime...

Ocasio-Cortez criticizes Amazon's Bezos for paying workers 'starvation wages'

Washington (USA) June 18: Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Sunday criticized Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' status as a billionaire, saying the way the businessman may have...

Airbus, in blow to Boeing, to launch new long-range jet

Washington (USA) June 18: Airbus SE will manufacture a new long-range, single-aisle jetliner, the company announced on Monday, creating an opportunity for carriers in markets...

Facebook launches new digital currency

Washington (USA) June 18: Facebook is rolling out a new cryptocurrency platform that could provide the embattled social media giant with a new revenue stream...

Average spending by foreign tourists to S. Korea tumbles in Q1

Seoul (South Korea) June 18: Average spending by foreign tourists visiting South Korea has decreased to a level last seen 10 years ago, data showed...

S. Korea striving to become global testbed for fintech firms

Seoul (South Korea) June 18: South Korea is striving to become a testbed for global fintech firms as its government pursues an ambitious plan to...

Sensex plunges 491 points on rising oil prices, trade skirmishes

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 17 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices slumped over 1.25 per cent on Monday amid rising crude oil prices and trade tensions as...

Manipal in talks with Jigsaw Academy to create joint B2C unit

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] June 17 (ANI/NewsVoir): Manipal is looking to expand its offerings in the professional learning segment through a deeper relationship with long-term investee...

Defence Ministry to streamline export procedures

New Delhi [India], June 17 (ANI): The Ministry of Defence will soon introduce changes in the open general licence norms to boost exports out of...

RBI to focus on growth when inflation is under control: Das

Mussoorie (Uttarakhand) [India], June 17 (ANI): Amid global slowdown and weakening trade, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has been striving to boost economic growth...

RICS appoints esteemed industry leaders to its South Asia Board

New Delhi [India] June 17 (ANI/NewsVoir): A number of esteemed industry professionals and leaders have been appointed as Members of the RICS South Asia Board,...

Piramal sells entire 9.9 pc stake in Shriram Transport

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 17 (ANI): Piramal Enterprises Ltd (PEL) said on Monday it has divested its entire 9.96 per cent stake in Shriram Transport...

RNAM's stake sale, monetisation of other assets to cut Reliance Capital's debt...

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 17 (ANI): The second offer for sale (OFS) announced by Reliance Capital to sell its 2.86 per cent shareholding in Reliance...

Secure your monsoon trek with Pocket Insurance from Bajaj Finserv

Pune (Maharashtra) [India] June 17 (ANI/BusinessWire India): The monsoon season is one of the best times to go for a one-day hike or a multiple-day...

BHEL wins Rs 800 crore orders for 200 MW solar power plants

New Delhi [India], June 17 (ANI): Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited's (BHEL) solar photovoltaic (SPV) portfolio has surpassed one gigawatt with the company winning two orders...

Equities extend declines, Nifty hovers around 11,750

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 17 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices extended declines in the morning trade on Monday amid rising global crude oil prices and simmering...

Myanmar Business Environment Index: six key takeaways

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) June 17: The first Myanmar Business Environment Index (MBEI) has been published by the Asia Foundation, with the support of the UK's Department...