“Make in India 2.0 to Boost Overall Industry Growth” comes out strong from National Seminar at Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship (XIME)

Mumbai: The two-day National Seminar hosted by XIME on ‘Make in India: Making It Work’ ended with amazing power packed sessions highlighting ways in which not only the manufacturing industry but all industries including SMEs and start-ups can contribute towards... Read more

China’s economic growth could fall below 6% in 2020, says the IMF

China’s economic growth could moderate further in 2020 — even though the global economy is likely to pick up pace, projected the International Monetary Fund. The fund, in its World Economic Outlook report, said the Chinese economy could grow at 5.8%... Read more

Premium Smartphone Sales Beating Indian Economy Slowdown to Continue Growth

While a weakened Indian economy continues to wreak havoc and affect key industries, jobs and the average spending potential, shipment volumes and sales of premium smartphones have maintained consistent growth over the past two quarters, and is expected to continue... Read more

Economic slowdown is here: Top company executives warn amid rising growth hurdle

Just a few days after India lost its position as the fifth-largest economy in the world and dropped two spots, several top company executives have come out with an open warning about the economic slowdown. On Friday, Larsen & Toubro... Read more

Job switchers in IT industry lead salary growth

Americans switching jobs are getting bigger raises than employees staying put, with companies in technology and construction giving the largest pay hikes to those willing to take new positions amid a historically tight labor market. Workers who switched jobs from... Read more

Best of both worlds: Blend growth & value investing for solid returns

Investors on Dalal Street adopt various strategies to generate good returns. While some cherry-pick stocks on the basis of valuation ratios such as price-to-earnings or book value in an approach known as value investing, while others prefer going with companies with... Read more

Dash for growth at yoga guru Baba Ramdev’s company Patanjali leads to stumbles

HARIDWAR: Three years ago, Indian yoga guru and entrepreneur Baba Ramdev was riding high. The consumer goods empire he co-founded had tapped into a wave of Hindu nationalism after the election of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2014. Customers were snapping... Read more

Softening rural demand to slow down FMCG industry growth

Nielsen projects growth at 11-12% this year, down 2% from 2018 Consumption of fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) in rural areas appear to be softening, though it is healthy at the moment. Monsoon is expected to play the spoilsport this... Read more

Daimler India Reaches Break-Even In Truck Business; Achieved 35% Growth In 2018

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) today announced achieving a financial break-even in the 2018 business year. The company achieved this feat in just over six years, from the market launch of the BharatBenz brand in India, making it one of... Read more

Germany should help to stabilize the euro area’s economic growth

Michael Zwahlen | EyeEm | Getty Images The Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany. In spite of extraordinarily supportive monetary policy, the euro area economy is showing a considerable, and broad-based, loss of growth momentum since the beginning of this year. The area’s gross... Read more