Airtel chief against free offerings; talks on plans to fight Jio

Telecom major Bharti Airtel might mull further tariff cuts to counter mounting pressure from new entrant Reliance Jio, an article by Mint today says.
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Farm mechanisation is essential for sustaining agricultural growth especially in the context of diminishing agricultural labour. However, large communities of small and marginal farmers are still no
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ISUZU Cebu Inc. (ICI) expects to end the year on a high note following the introduction of its Blue Power models. “Cebu has always been a special market for our products, particularly for the light co
A HOMEGROWN subdivision developer that traces its roots to the town of Minglanilla is gearing up for expansion across the country, estimating to spend P6 billion to P10 billion annually from 2018 to 2
HAVE you ever watched some reality shows on cable? The script usually starts with people working on a project but they have no idea what they are doing. Take the case of a particular show on HGTV focu
THE Bureau of Internal Revenue recently issued Revenue Memorandum Circular (RMC) No. 85-2017, reiterating the value-added tax (VAT) treatment of sales to government, particularly on the preparation of
THE state-run Social Security System (SSS) has assured its members delivery of Unified Multi-Purpose Identification (UMID) cards within 30 working days from their card application. In a statement issu
CEBU Landmasters Inc. started the construction of MessaTierra Garden Residences, its first Davao project last Friday. MesaTierra is a 22-story residential condominium that will fill the housing needs
TELEPERFORMANCE was named Top Employer of the Year at the 2017 Asia CEO Awards, the largest business awards event in Southeast Asia, which brings together senior leadership teams from top corporations
INTERNATIONAL Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) signed an expansion agreement with the General Company for Ports of Iraq (GCPI) and Basra Mas, for the second major development phase of ICTSI’s
AKAMAI Technologies announced its vision for an integrated approach to delivering world class digital experiences at the ‘EDGE’ Conference – its annual customer event. With customers looking for the f
BPI Credit Cards is collaborating with Qatar Airways, the world’s fastest-growing airline, and SSI Group, Inc. (SSI), the country’s leading specialty retailer, to offer installment plans and discounts
What Judwaa 2 started is now being taken forward by Golmaal Again and Secret Superstar. Box office is on a high with a long four-day festive weekend and two blockbuster releases.
United Breweries (UBL) has convinced him to step down from the company board and propose a successor
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Reliance Industries#39; market valuation is fast inching closer to the Rs 6 lakh crore mark, buoyed by a rally in its share price.
The direct debit feature will allow IndusInd Bank account holders to link their accounts just once and pay using the co-branded app as and when required.
A ten-second long video was uploaded on Reddit that showed a silver coloured iPhone X model
Government offices, state-owned companies and institutions together which use around 500,000 petrol and diesel-powered vehicles, will be encouraged to switch to electric mobility over the next 5-6 y
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Noting that the largest market for Indian IT companies is the US, former CFO of Infosys V Balakrishnan said their ability to grab growth opportunities is critical.
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"It is stated that contrary to the recent media news, attributing the closure of three units of Nalco#39;s captive power plant due to shortage of coal leading to curtailment of aluminium production,
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ACC and UltraTech Cement have both surprised the street with a massive topline beat this quarter. Is this indicative of a turnaround in the cement sector? In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Sanjay Ladiwa
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