India assures renewable developers of pro-business policies

New Delhi: The government has assured renewable energy developers of providing more business-friendly environment and policies like payment secuirty mechanism to lower risk on investment. “Government is committed to managing curtailments to enhance the ease of doing business for developers in the renewable energy sector,” New and Renewable Energy Secretary Anand Kumar said on the sidelines of […]

Love this dialogue, you are an inspiration: Virat Kohli to Amitabh Bachchan

NEW DELHI: After seeing Amitabh Bachchan’s message regarding his knock against West Indies, Indian skipper Virat Kohli thanked the Bollywood star and called him an inspiration. Bachchan had warned everyone to not mess with Kohli as he always manages to make the opponent pay on the field. “Haha love the dialogue, Sir. You’re always an […]

Slowdown grounds business jets as the rich tighten purse strings

NEW DELHI : Indian industrialists looking to tighten their belts amid the economic slowdown are giving up business jets as they cut the flab. Anil Ambani’s Reliance Transport and Travels has leased one of its three business jets, a 13-seater Global 5000, to a global charter company that has stationed the aircraft in Bengaluru. “This is the […]

Works by ‘father of New Wave typography’ on exhibit in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An exhibition featuring the signature works of internationally renowned graphic designer and typographer Wolfgang Weingart is taking place in Taipei until Jan. 9, 2020. Wolfgang Weingart is known as the father of New Wave, or Swiss Punk, typography. His creativity and persistence have inspired tens of thousands of designers. His book […]

Business as unusual: Mumbai and new regime

MUMBAI : On the eve of Uddhav Thackeray’s swearing-in as Maharashtra chief minister on 29 November, his son and newly-minted MLA (member of the legislative assembly) of Shiv Sena Aaditya took a chartered flight for a lightning trip to New Delhi. His sole purpose was to invite Sonia Gandhi and Manmohan Singh of the Congress party to the […]

Sitharaman Invites Swedish Businesses To Build Smart Cities In India

India plans to spend Rs 100 lakh crore on building and upgrading public infrastructure over the next five years, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Tuesday and asked multinational corporations to participate in various upcoming greenfield and brownfield projects. “We are looking at building more smart cities where Swedish businesses can contribute,” she said while […]

10 Ways to Improve Your Web Design and Land More Customers

Improvements to your web design are what many businesses need to boost their bottom line. Within five seconds of a visitor landing on your website, can they determine exactly what your business offers? Can users navigate to your business blog if they want to? Is your pricing simple to understand? If you’re answering “no” to these […]

For the sake of fun or inspiration? Dyson to set up its global HQ at Singapore’s former nightlife hub

SINGAPORE: Electric appliance pioneer Dyson said Friday its new global headquarters will be in a sprawling, colonial-era Singapore building originally constructed as a power station and until recently used as a nightlife complex. British inventor James Dyson’s company, famous for its bagless vacuum cleaners, announced this year it was shifting its headquarters from England to the city-state to be closer to Asian […]

India Today Inspiration: Virat Kohli sets the ball rolling in cracking 1st episode

India cricket team captain Virat Kohli will set the ball rolling at ‘India Today Inspiration’ — a series of conversations with some of India’s biggest sporting legends. What it takes to be a champion? How do these champions deal with failures? How did they make it to the top? What do they do when they […]