• Sat, Aug 17, 2019
  • Gold near record high on recession warnings Gold near record high on recession warnings

    Gold prices surged to near-record high levels yet again on Friday as renewed fears of a possible recession led investors to run for safe haven assets like gold.

  • Auto slowdown triggers partial shutdown of units Auto slowdown triggers partial shutdown of units

    Auto majors such as Sundaram-Clayton Ltd (SCL) and Hero MotoCorp have decided to shut down their manufacturing operations on specific days citing business slowdown across sectors.

  • Demand decline ‘overblown’, online sales up: Centrum Demand decline ‘overblown’, online sales up: Centrum

    As concerns on subdued consumption demand and a likely slowdown in the economy grips India Inc and the government, a report by brokerage firm Centrum says the narrative of demand slowdown is...

  • Canada awards multi-billion contract to General Dynamics as election looms Canada awards multi-billion contract to General Dynamics as election looms

    Sajjan spokesman Todd Lane denied any link to the election, saying money for the vehicles had been announced in 2017.

  • BMW’s CEO message to staff: Narrow sales gap with Mercedes BMW’s CEO message to staff: Narrow sales gap with Mercedes

    BMW’s new chief executive urged employees to embrace change and to find innovative ways to help the Bavarian carmaker overtake rival Mercedes at a time when demand for luxury cars is waning.

  • Eateries slug it out over discounts Eateries slug it out over discounts

    With hundreds of restaurants under the umbrella of the National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) coming out in the open to challenge the deep discounting practices of online food aggregators...

  • Developers may face liquidity crisis on NBFC woes: Fitch Developers may face liquidity crisis on NBFC woes: Fitch

    With non-bank financial companies (NBFCs) and housing finance companies becoming risk averse towards lending to real-estate sector, developers are likely to face liquidity crisis, says a report.

  • Food start-up upbeat about growth Food start-up upbeat about growth

    Mangamma Foods Private Ltd (MFPL), a Hyderabad-based startup in the ready-to-cook segment, is aiming at rapid growth by the end of the current fiscal with a target of one lakh units per day.

  • Complexities of issues delay Q1 results: Jet Complexities of issues delay Q1 results: Jet

    With the “complexities of issues” being faced by Jet Airways, financial results for the June quarter are yet to be finalised and the process is taking time, according to a communication.

  • A bittersweet dawn for India’s housing sector A bittersweet dawn for India’s housing sector

    As India embarks on another year of independence, the country’s real estate sector has a lot to be grateful for, a lot to hope for - and still a lot to worry about.