BharatNet second phase takes off, Jio pays highest fee

Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha, along with Law and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar and Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi announced commencement of the phase.
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The ICICI Bank has launched Eazypay â?? a mobile application to enable merchants, retailers and professionals to accept instant cashless payments on mobile phones from customers.
Speaking to CNBC-TV18, Mahindra said the board already knows his choice of successor.
Global agricultural and food company, Phoenix Group on Monday announced a USD 205 million borrowing base facility to expand its rice business in India, Asia and Africa.
US-based Griffin Partners has sold 19.63 lakh share of Future Supply Chain Solutions for Rs 124.99 crore to Edelweiss Crossover Opportunities Fund and EW Clover Scheme.
State-owned NBCC on Monday said it has awarded contract worth Rs 524 crore to Simplex Infrastructures for construction of various buildings of IIT Bhubaneswar.
Tech giant HP is placing big bets on the Indian gaming market and aims to garner 30 percent share in the nascent but fast-growing category.
IndiGo has suspended two staffers for allegedly misbehaving with a woman passenger at Guwahati airport.
Jet Airways on Monday said it would focus on reducing expenses, especially in trimming maintenance and distribution costs, as the full-service airline pursues strategic growth priorities amid stiff
The country#39;s transition to a shared, electric and connected mobility system can save USD 330 billion (Rs 20 lakh crore) by 2030 on avoided oil imports alone, a report by Ficci-Rocky Mountain Ins
Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday asked NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant to scrap the battery swapping proposal to promote electric vehicles saying that the technology is not v
The ISRO is not into space for tourism as it is yet to fully harness the capabilities of space technology for India, but private players can participate in the rapidly growing global space adventure
Edelweiss Financial Services on Monday said it has raised Rs 1,528 crore through Qualified Institutions Placement (QIP) to fund expansion.
The logistics sector has been granted infrastructure status which will help it access loans on easier terms, encourage manufacturing in the country and help improve economic growth, the government s
FURNITURE City is cashing in on the high spending power of Filipinos this holiday season, which is traditionally associated with consumer spending. The showroom owned by Lenbert Manufacturing, a produ
AIRPORT management firm GMR-Megawide Cebu Airport Corp. (GMCAC) is looking forward to the increase of Korean flights to the Philippines following the signing of the new air services agreement by the P
CEBUANO tech entrepreneurs who have had their fair share of stories on starting up and searching for investors to finance their ideas have one common advice to startups: build and develop their produc
ALL overseas Filipinos, immigrants and contract workers will be serviced by the newest state-run Overseas Filipino Bank (OFB), the Deparment of Finance (DOF) said yesterday. This following the Land Ba
MY World Bank/IFC governance work in Africa did not push through due to post election tension unfolding in Kenya. The deferment was a blessing, as it allowed me to revisit peculiar and common issues a
THE Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) – Cebu Extension Office will fully adopt the online Company Registration System (CRS) starting Nov. 24, in line with the government’s initiatives to ease t
Quess Corp on Monday said it has signed a pact with Tata Sons and Tata Capital to acquire 51 percent stake in Tata Business Support Services (TBSS) for up to Rs 153 crore in cash.
The Goods and Services Tax (GST) rate was reduced on 178 items including detergents, shampoos and beauty products, from 28 per cent to 18 per cent from November 15.
Mahindra Mahindra (MM) on Monday said it will expand its footprint across major cities in the country to penetrate deeper into the e-rickshaw market which is estimated at Rs 1,000 crore annually.
WITH the rapid urbanization of the Davao City and its neighboring cities, the Mindanao Development Authority (Minda) in partnership with the neighboring local government units of the city met on Monda
KAANDABAW Food Festival attracted about 7,000 to 9,000 people per night during its November 17 to 19 run at Palma Gil St., Davao City. On the sidelines of the Kadayawan Village launching on October 30
Wipro buyback scheme will open for Rs 320 a unit, at 8.6 percent premium over current price.
Lenders of debt ridden Reliance Communications have approved the sale of its real estate assets in Delhi and Chennai to Canada-based asset management firm Brookfield.
Honda Motor Co Ltd said on Monday it will use Facebook Inc#39;s custom audiences tool to find car owners with defective Takata airbags.
BJP#39;s youth wing in Tamil Nadu on Monday began a state-wide exercise to inspect whether hotels have revised prices after the GST council brought all hotels in the five percent bracket without Inp
European shares rose on Monday as confidence over global economic activity helped investors brushed off worries over the collapse of government talks in Germany.
The government has set up an insolvency law committee to bar promoters from bidding for their stressed assets by suggesting further changes to the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC), CNBC-TV18 rep
IT major Tech Mahindra on Monday said it expects to outgrow Nasscom#39;s industry growth projection and may touch USD 5 billion mark in revenues during the current fiscal.
The Shuruaat Bus will have a booth where entrepreneurs and innovators can showcase, and pitch their ideas as part of a national pitch competition which will be held in Hyderabad at the GES 2017 Summ
Two companies â?? Newgen Software Technologies and Apollo Micro Systems â?? have received SEBI#39;s go-ahead to float initial public offerings, latest update with the markets regulator showed.
India#39;s palm oil imports are likely to drop until the end of the year after the world#39;s largest edible oils buyer raised import taxes to the highest in more than a decade, importers and dealer

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