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Religare to sell entire stake in NBFC arm to TCG Advisory Services for Rs 330 cr; signs share purchase agreement
Business

Religare to sell entire stake in NBFC arm to TCG Advisory Services for Rs 330 cr; signs share purchase agreement

Religare Enterprises (REL) in the filing said that a share purchase agreement has been signed with TCG for selling stake in Religare Finvest Ltd (RFL)

Don't overreach, overstate; act with a bit of restraint, says Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to tax authorities
Business

Don't overreach, overstate; act with a bit of restraint, says Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to tax authorities

Meeting targets within deadlines was achievable even if they go about it with a bit of a "restraint", Nirmala Sitharaman said

US ‘working hard’ with India to help its economy grow as part of Indo-Pacific strategy, says Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
World

US ‘working hard’ with India to help its economy grow as part of Indo-Pacific strategy, says Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

US is 'working hard' with Indian government to provide country with opportunities to grow its economy as part of Indo-Pacific strategy, said Mike Pompeo. He said the next stage of growth will be driven by the small and medium-sized enterprises in both the countries.

Drop in income tax e-filers: Gains accrued from GST, demonetisation not enough, need to increase employment opportunities
Business

Drop in income tax e-filers: Gains accrued from GST, demonetisation not enough, need to increase employment opportunities

Demonetisation and GST were two schemes that were brought in by the government ostensibly to bring out black money and get everyone into the tax fold.

DBS India to hire 600-800 persons in 18 months as it goes into expansion mode; acquires domestic subsidiary licence
Business

DBS India to hire 600-800 persons in 18 months as it goes into expansion mode; acquires domestic subsidiary licence

The DBS group has close to 1,200 persons at its Hyderabad technology centre, which was started from scratch about two-and-a-half years ago, he said.

Digital mode of transactions will take some time to gain currency; domination of cash will persist
Business

Digital mode of transactions will take some time to gain currency; domination of cash will persist

The number of Rs 20 lakh crore may look high, but if one looks at the buildup of cash in circulation over the years, the picture is actually not very shocking.

Walmart-Flipkart deal: Traders' body CAIT says it will approach Supreme Court if govt allows acquisition
Business

Walmart-Flipkart deal: Traders' body CAIT says it will approach Supreme Court if govt allows acquisition

Traders are extremely unhappy over the Walmart-Flipkart deal. This deal is definitely going to hurt them a lot, says CAIT

One year of GST: Government could push a raft of anti-evasion measures if compliance or collections dip
Business

One year of GST: Government could push a raft of anti-evasion measures if compliance or collections dip

Several changes in GST compliance during the initial phase had disturbed businesses and hence there would be a conscious effort to reduce the level of compliances in the coming year

Firms on NSE SME platform touch 150 mark; raise Rs 2,221-cr via IPOs
Business

Firms on NSE SME platform touch 150 mark; raise Rs 2,221-cr via IPOs

Spurred by investor interest, the number of listed firms on NSE's small and medium enterprise (SME) platform reached 150, raising Rs 2,221 crore via initial public offer

Why leveraging data can be a game changer for small and medium businesses
Business

Why leveraging data can be a game changer for small and medium businesses

Whether it’s automating customer feedback or planning budgets and resources, digital technologies are available that will help you grow, retain and enhance your business capabilities

Maharashtra plastic ban: A consensual approach and longer timeline would have been more pragmatic
Business

Maharashtra plastic ban: A consensual approach and longer timeline would have been more pragmatic

The e-commerce and organised retail segments will have to seriously reconsider their options with this ban, as they rely on plastics for sale and delivery.

PNB scam: Privatisation of public sector banks may not be politically acceptable, but idea needs a rethink
Business

PNB scam: Privatisation of public sector banks may not be politically acceptable, but idea needs a rethink

Private banks would not allow grass to grow under its feet as the massive PNB fraud did for seven long years without being detected.

SMEs listed in BSE and NSE to touch 1,000 in next 2 years, says merchant banker Guiness
Business

SMEs listed in BSE and NSE to touch 1,000 in next 2 years, says merchant banker Guiness

The number of SMEs listed on BSE and NSE platforms is expected to reach 1,000 in the next two years from nearly 350 at present, merchant banker Guiness Corporate Advisory Services said

GST Council meet: Relief for SMEs, threshold for composition scheme raised to Rs 1 cr from Rs 75 lakh
Business

GST Council meet: Relief for SMEs, threshold for composition scheme raised to Rs 1 cr from Rs 75 lakh

The GST Council, headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, at its 22nd meeting reached consensus on increasing composition threshold for SMEs, Andhra Pradesh Finance Minister Y Ramakrishnudu said.

Yes Bank gets another $150 million from OPIC to fund SME lending
Business

Yes Bank gets another $150 million from OPIC to fund SME lending

Yes Bank receives third round of funding, to the tune of $150 million, from the US government and Wells Fargo to fund SME lending

European banks pick IBM to build a blockchain based platform
Biztech

European banks pick IBM to build a blockchain based platform

Blockchain technology provides an electronic record-keeping and transaction-processing system, which lets all parties track documentation through a secure network and requires no third-party verification.

Airtel launches a dedicated digital platform for emerging businesses
News & Analysis

Airtel launches a dedicated digital platform for emerging businesses

Airtel Business, has rolled out a solution to serve the growing connectivity, communication and collaboration requirements of emerging businesses.

GST affects small enterprises in a big way, here's a simple guide to understanding it
Startup

GST affects small enterprises in a big way, here's a simple guide to understanding it

Just like every coin has two sides, GST also has its pros and cons.

IPO rush on SME platform; a total of 36 companies line up plans
Business

IPO rush on SME platform; a total of 36 companies line up plans

As many as 36 small and medium enterprises have lined up initial public offers (IPOs) to fund business expansion and meet working capital requirements