Budget 2019: M&A boost imperative for business revival, says KPMG

Prashant Kapoor and Akshay Srivastava While India Inc. has pinned high hopes on the recently elected government, multiple challenges await the government in their new term. Unemployment rate and bankruptcy cases are on the rise and economic growth needs a serious push. In this backdrop, when the new Finance Minister presents her maiden budget inter […]

Women, Wine & Web Design aims to boost digital literacy

SHARE DIVERSITY, EDUCATION + LEARNING, EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES, ENTREPRENEURS + INNOVATORS, HIGH TECHNOLOGY, REGIONAL ECONOMY DOWNTOWN Tech Elevator founder and CEO Anthony Hughes believes digital literacy drives the modern economy. In order to put more women behind the wheel, he’s created a Cleveland coding boot camp geared specifically toward them. Women, Wine & Web Design is […]

No concessions for Apple, but govt to review mobile manufacturing policy to boost the sector

NEW DELHI: The government won’t offer any special concessions to Apple but is reviewing its entire policy on mobile phone manufacturing as part of an effort to promote the ‘Make in India’ initiative, officials said. This could meet some of the demands that Apple has made apart from benefitting other phone makers as well. Apple […]

20 Tools to Boost Security at Your Small Business While on a Budget

The prevalence of digital technology has made small business owners keenly aware of the security threats they face. However, it is just as important for them to be aware of the physical security threats that threaten their business. Protecting your place of business, whether it is in your home or a retail space, has become […]

PM Modi Could Use India’s Massive Phone Market to Boost ‘Make in India’

HIGHLIGHTS India overtook US to become world’s second-largest smartphone market More of manufacturing jobs relating to smartphones will be generated Apple has also been seeking to open its retail stores in the country Prime Minister Narendra Modi has struggled in his campaign to bring more manufacturing jobs to India. But he now has an alluring […]

10 Small But Essential Ways to Boost Your Business

Giving your business a boost doesn’t have to be difficult or incredibly time consuming. In fact, there are some essential elements of building successful businesses that can sometimes get overlooked. These suggestions from members of our small business community include some small but important things you can do to boost your business right away. Include […]

Playing Action Video Games May Boost Driving Skills: Study

Playing action-based video games may boost the players’ ability to coordinate visual information with their motor control – a skill critical to many real-world behaviours including driving, says new research. The findings showed that playing some types of video games can confer benefits for specific visual abilities such as sensitivity to contrast and visuo-spatial attention. […]

LeEco Expands Retail Partnerships to Boost Offline Presence in India

Chinese Internet and technology conglomerate LeEco on Friday announced that it has forged partnerships with six regional retail chains in India to strengthen its offline presence across the country. “This marks another milestone in our India journey that has been incredible so far. Our strategy to strengthen our offline business is a testimony to our […]

LG Appliances and TV Earnings at Record Levels but No G5 Boost for Mobile Division

South Korea’s LG Electronics Inc on Thursday posted its highest quarterly operating profit in two years, thanks to record appliances and television earnings that offset another loss for the mobile division. The world’s second-largest TV maker behind SamsungElectronics Co Ltd said in a regulatory filing its April-June profit more than doubled from a year earlier […]