The Telegraph
Friday, January 19, 2018
 

Business

Rule shield for local auditors

First published on 15-Jan-2018
Companies will now have to go for joint audits if a foreign investor insists on having an international auditor, a move that will provide a fillip to Indian audit entities....   | Read..
 

Policy priority to farming

First published on 15-Jan-2018
Ahead of the Union budget, finance minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said the agriculture sector was the top priority for the government because the country's economic growth was not "justifiabl......   | Read..
 

Triple prop for retail players

First published on 15-Jan-2018
Organised retail (offline outlets) is set to be the prime beneficiary of a projected spending boom driven by a rising disposable income, attractive demographics and growing urbanisation....   | Read..
 

Sarovar targets a century of hotels

First published on 15-Jan-2018
Sarovar Hotels, an over two-decade-old Indian hospitality brand, has set its sights on expanding its portfolio to 100 hotels in India and abroad by 2020....   | Read..
 

One step at a time

First published on 15-Jan-2018
Making plans today for tomorrow's financial goals can be tricky. You must account for inflation and set yourself targets that initially seem impossible. You must keep stepping up your investments. ......   | Read..
 

IDFC Bank buys Capital First

First published on 14-Jan-2018
IDFC Bank, one of India's two newest banks, will acquire non-bank financial firm Capital First in a share swap deal valued at about $1.5 billion as it looks to boost its retail lending activities....   | Read..
 

Cash gush for HDFC

First published on 14-Jan-2018
HDFC, the country's largest housing finance company, will be raising over Rs 11,000 crore from marquee investors that include GIC, KKR and Premji Invest. Separately, it will garner Rs 1,896 crore t......   | Read..
 

Shoppers Stop stake for Amazon

First published on 14-Jan-2018
Retail chain Shoppers Stop on Saturday said it had allotted shares worth Rs 179.26 crore to Amazon.com NV Investment Holdings LLC, an investment arm of Amazon.com....   | Read..
 

Top honchos exit Disney board

First published on 14-Jan-2018
Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer, and Jack Dorsey, Twitter's chief executive, will not seek re-election to Walt Disney's board because of growing conflicts of interest between th......   | Read..
 

CAs seek more legal power

First published on 13-Jan-2018
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has finally broken its silence on the regulatory turf war that has erupted since market regulator Sebi's order on Wednesday that barred Pricew......   | Read..
 

Industry delivers a scorcher

First published on 13-Jan-2018
Industrial output grew 8.4 per cent in November from a year earlier, government data showed on Friday....   | Read..
 

Inflation a concern

First published on 13-Jan-2018
The spike in food prices pushed retail inflation to a 17-month high of 5.21 per cent, inching towards the RBI's upper tolerance level of 6 per cent....   | Read..
 

Infosys beats forecast

First published on 13-Jan-2018
Infosys's numbers under CEO Salil Parekh have topped analyst estimates with a 38 per cent jump in third-quarter net profit, buoyed by a tax pact with the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS)....   | Read..
 

Shree Cement set for first foreign buy

First published on 13-Jan-2018
Shree Cement plans to tap the demand for housing and infrastructure in West Asia with its proposed acquisition of UAE-based Union Cement. The move, once completed, will mark the first overseas fora......   | Read..
 

Israel open to defence deal terms

First published on 13-Jan-2018
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit next week is likely to see investors from the West Asian nation committing investments in manufacturing in India amid the Narendra Modi-government ......   | Read..
 

Respite for Guj NRE workers

First published on 13-Jan-2018
The Calcutta bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has ordered a slump sale of the assets of Gujarat NRE Coke in a bid to safeguard the interest of its 1,178 employees....   | Read..
 

TCS inks plum deal

First published on 13-Jan-2018
Tata Consultancy Services on Friday bagged a $2-billion contract from US insurance group Transamerica, close on the heels of another mega deal worth $2.25 billion it had signed with TV rating agenc......   | Read..
 

Tata Chem sells urea unit to Yara

First published on 13-Jan-2018
Tata Chemicals has completed the sale of its urea fertilisers business to Yara Fertilisers India for Rs 2,682 crore....   | Read..
 

NCLT approves Idea-Vodafone merger

First published on 12-Jan-2018
The National Company Law Tribunal has approved the proposed merger between Idea Cellular and Vodafone, two mobile telephony mayors that have 400 million subscribers between them....   | Read..
 

PwC to fight Sebi audit ban

First published on 12-Jan-2018
Pricewaterhouse audit firms plan to drag Sebi to court against the capital market regulator's shock decision late on Wednesday night to bar them from auditing listed Indian entities for two years -......   | Read..