13 Jun 2016
Ahmedabad: People of Gujarat would soon be able to avail a host of government services through their smartphones and tablets, with the state government deciding to launch a mobile application for the same.
15 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Sale of goods and services and all online purchases will attract GST at the first point of transaction with the likely rollout of uniform Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime from April 2017.
14 Jun 2016
San Francisco: Apple said yesterday it was opening up its Siri digital assistant to outside applications, stepping up its artificial intelligence efforts to compete against rival services from Amazon, Google and Microsoft.
19 Nov 2015
Mumbai: Major banking transactions took a hit today as over 17,000 employees of RBI went on 'one-day mass casual leave' protesting against reform measures of the central government and seeking better retirement benefits.
07 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Services like telephony, dining out and banking will get dearer if the recommendations made by the GST panel on the proposed nationwide uniform taxation are accepted as the tax rate will increase to 17-18 percent from 14.5 percent at present, experts said.
14 Jun 2016
Kolkata: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is attending a meeting of Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers here today to nudge the states to arrive at a consensus on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill.
12 Nov 2014
Kolkata: The nation-wide bank strike to press for wage revision brought banking services in West Bengal to a grinding halt on Wednesday inconveniencing customers. Bengal convener of United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU), Gautam Banerjee told that the strike was total and all branches of nationalised and private banks in the state were affected.
06 Jun 2016
Kochi: Aiming to invest in the stock market but unsure of how it works? Learn from this app. Hedge Equities, one of the leading financial services company based here, has launched the mobile game app 'TORO e ORSO' (Italian for bull and bear) after success of the earlier board game, which was well received among the youth and prompted them to go forward with this to make simple the learning the basics of stock trading.
01 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Measures announced in general and rail budget will be effective from Wednesday. While few things such as platform ticket, eating out will become costlier where as decisions like induction of women director in boards of NSE listed firms will empower fairer gender.
08 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Showcasing its commitment to enhancing cyber security, US-based technology company Microsoft said it has set up a Cyber Security Engagement Centre (CSEC) in Gurgaon near here.