03 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India's board has approved a contract manufacturing agreement for a period of up to 30 years proposed to be signed with an arm of parent Suzuki Motor Corp (SMC) for the upcoming plant in Gujarat.
09 Mar 2015
New Delhi: State Bank of Travancore (SBT) on Monday became the first bank to cut benchmark lending rate, or base rate, by 0.1 percent to 10.15 percent, almost a week after RBI slashed policy rate by 0.25 percent.
20 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The Income Tax Department has started a pilot project of using e-mails for sending notices, getting replies as well as carrying out tax assessments in an attempt to make sure taxpayers don't have to visit I-T offices physically in smaller cases.
11 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) today cleared 14 foreign investment proposals including that of Shyam Sistema Teleservices and IIFL Holdings.
30 May 2015
Vadodara: The All India Bank Employees Association (AIBEA) today called for a nation-wide strike on June 24 in support of various demands of the State Sector Bank Employees Association (SSBEA).
15 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Taking the first step towards a holding company structure for public sector banks (PSBs), the government yesterday announced the setting up of a Banks Board Bureau (BBB).
20 Sep 2015
New Delhi: In welcome news for taxpayers, the IT department has decided to launch a new system of issuing email notices to which an assessee can respond electronically, obviating the need for a physical interface with the taxman which often led to complaints about harassment.
04 Jun 2015
Tiruchirappalli: Employees of State Bank of India's associate banks, including State Bank of Mysore, State Bank of Patiala, State Bank of Travancore and State bank of Hyderabad went on a one-day strike today to protest the move to merge them with the SBI permanently.
03 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Capital markets regulator SEBI has sought clarification from the merchant banker of State Bank of Travancore on the firm's proposed Rs 485-crore rights issue.
02 Oct 2015
Frankfurt: Embattled auto giant Volkswagen said yesterday an investigation it has commissioned into its massive pollution cheating scandal would take several months, as Australia became the latest country to warn the company it could face huge fines.