Prepare to lose enormous wealth: Triguboff

The slowdown in the apartment market is worsening and will have a severe impact on the economy if it is not arrested, according to the country’s biggest apartment builder, billionaire Harry Triguboff. The number of new apartments sold had dropped and prices had fallen about 10 per cent over the past six months, the founder […]

Goldman Sachs asked its interns about their spending habits, social media apps, and dreams – here are their answers

Internship season has wrapped up on Wall Street, and young financiers have headed back to school with all the new skills and knowledge they picked up over the summer. Of course, banks can also learn a thing or two from the young people they hire for a summer. Goldman Sachs on Thursday released the firm’s second […]

Airtel arm launches ‘GST Advantage’ for SMEs

Airtel Business, the B2B arm of telecom major Bharti Airtel, has launched Airtel GST Advantage — a solution designed to enable small businesses and start-ups to file their GST returns “accurately, securely and seamlessly.” Launched in partnership with ClearTax, Airtel GST Advantage is being offered free to all existing Airtel Business customers. Three-pronged solution Airtel […]

IIT-M team wins preliminary round of Cerebration Business Quiz

A two-member team from IIT-Madras won the preliminary round of the Hindu BusinessLine Cerebration Business Quiz today. The team with G Pranav Hari, a civil engineering student, and Rahul Humayun, studying chemical engineering, both from IIT-Madras, forged ahead during the buzzer round to bag a ₹ 10,000 cheque and earned a seat in the final […]

Tata Motors to turn around domestic business, N. Chandrasekaran says

Tata Motors chairman N. Chandrasekaran has said the company will focus on domestic business. Photo: PTI Mumbai: Tata Motors will focus on turning around the domestic business, particularly the commercial vehicles (CV) segment which has suffered due to a challenging environment as also the company’s sub-optimal execution and market misses, chairman N. Chandrasekaran said on Tuesday. […]

Will starting your own business make you happy?

Everyone wants to enjoy their job, but what underlying psychological factors increase your chances of being a happy worker? For some, becoming self-employed was the answer  Jade Sarkhel left a career in marketing after feeling unappreciated for the hours she was putting in – she now runs her own photography business. Photograph: Neil Sarkhel Supported […]

US law firms initiate investigation against Infosys on behalf of investors

NEW DELHI, AUG 19:   Four US law firms have said they are investigating potential claims on behalf of Infosys investors on whether the company and some of its officials and directors have violated federal securities laws. The development comes a day after the IT major, which is also listed in the US, saw its CEO […]

Tata Boss Chandrasekaran Hires Bankers To Streamline Businesses, Sell Or Merge Units

Nearly six months after his turbulent elevation to run India’s biggest conglomerate, Natarajan Chandrasekaran is assembling a team of dealmakers to refocus some of the group’s biggest businesses, expand its financial services and consumer businesses and sell or merge dozens of smaller units, according to interviews with senior executives. As many as one-third of the […]

A senior engineer at Google wrote a manifesto against diversity and employees are furious

Google employees are up in arms after a senior engineer at the company penned an anti-diversity manifesto that has spread through the company like wildfire. The manifesto apparently argued that Google should halt initiatives aimed at increasing gender and racial diversity within the company and instead focus on “ideological diversity,” according to a report by Vice’s Motherboard , which […]