Category Archives: Business & Economy

‘Gov’t tie-up with Coca-Cola on food safety and nutrition misguided’

Coca-Cola will use Gov’t partnership to promote unhealthy products, experts say New Delhi:  The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) – the country’s premier government organization responsible for protecting and promoting public health through the regulation and supervision of food safety –announced Tuesday that

Jeff Bezos is the world’s second-richest person

Passing over investor giant Warren Buffet, Jeff Bezos, the founder of e-commerce giant Amazon.com is now the world’s second-richest person. According to Bloomberg, Bezos, added $1.5 billion to his net worth as Amazon.com Inc’s share rose $18.32 on Wednesday, following the takeover of Dubai-based online

Student housing-the next big real estate asset class?

Emerging concepts like student housing can help developers and investors diversify into an income-yielding asset class  by Subhankar Mitra Globally, student housing is acknowledged as an important and lucrative real estate segment, generally included under ‘alternative’ real estate asset classes. In its current form in

PM Modi has a lot of confidence in the youth: Dr Harsh Vardhan

The Minister for Science & Technology, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, has said that the Prime Minister has a lot of confidence in the youth to give the country a great advantage now. Speaking after presenting the Meritorious Invention Awards of National Research Development Corporation(NRDC) in New

Government approves nine  FDI proposals of Rs. 659 crore

Based on the recommendations of the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) in its 243rd Meeting held on 21stFebruary 2017, the Government has approved nine  FDI proposals involving Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) of Rs. 659 crore, and recommended three proposals for the Cabinet Committee on Economic

Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran flags off Fourth Kerala Blog Express

Thirty bloggers from 29 countries go on two-week road trip exploring ‘God’s Own Country’  Kochi:  Thirty influential online travel writers from around the world today began a fifteen day long exploration of ‘God’s Own Country’, with Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran flagging off the fourth edition