Corporates

Working To Connect Hospitals With Foreign Insurance Firms To Boost Medical Tourism: Minister

Working To Connect Hospitals With Foreign Insurance Firms To Boost Medical Tourism: Minister

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 20, 2020

Tourism Minister Prahlad Patel said the aim is to ensure that foreign nationals seeking medical treatment in India can arrive with their own insurance

Apple Puts Wistron On Probation In India, No New Business Until Lapses Corrected

Apple Puts Wistron On Probation In India, No New Business Until Lapses Corrected

Reuters | Saturday December 19, 2020

Wistron failed to implement proper working hour management processes, which "led to payment delays for some workers in October and November," Apple said

From Tata-Mistry Legal Battle To LVB Collapse, Biggest Corporate Controversies Of 2020

From Tata-Mistry Legal Battle To LVB Collapse, Biggest Corporate Controversies Of 2020

Edited by Nirmalya Sen (with inputs from agencies) | Friday December 18, 2020

Due to the strict lockdown imposed to deal with Covid-19 virus, business malfeasances were few and far between

Uday Kotak, World's Richest Banker, Made $16 Bn After Brush With Death

Uday Kotak, World's Richest Banker, Made $16 Bn After Brush With Death

Suvashree Ghosh and Anto Antony, Bloomberg | Friday December 18, 2020

A ball that hit him in the head and led to an emergency surgery pushed a 20-year-old Mr Kotak to abandon his dream of becoming a professional player

Facebook Accuses Apple Of Anticompetitive Behaviour Over Privacy Changes

Facebook Accuses Apple Of Anticompetitive Behaviour Over Privacy Changes

Edited by Nirmalya Sen | Thursday December 17, 2020

Facebook and Apple have also feuded over commission fees the iPhone maker charges apps listed on iOS devices, with Facebook aligning itself with small developers most affected by the policy

Domino's Pizza Maker Enters Biryani Segment

Domino's Pizza Maker Enters Biryani Segment

Edited by Sandeep Singh | Thursday December 17, 2020

Jubilant FoodWorks, which runs the Domino's Pizza chain of restaurants, has announced the launch of Ekdum brand biryani menu

Tata Nano Bleeds Money Of Shareholders: Cyrus Mistry's Counsel

Tata Nano Bleeds Money Of Shareholders: Cyrus Mistry's Counsel

Edited by Nirmalya Sen | Tuesday December 15, 2020

The Supreme Court had also said that Ratan Tata should not take any decision in advance that requires majority decision of the board of directors of Tata Sons

Taiwanese Firms Expect Government Support On Land, Labour Issues: Official

Taiwanese Firms Expect Government Support On Land, Labour Issues: Official

Reuters | Tuesday December 15, 2020

Major Taiwanese contract manufacturers Foxconn, Wistron Corp and Pegatron Corp have plans to invest up to $900 million in India over the next five years

It's Not In India's DNA To Be Deterred By Crisis, Mukesh Ambani Tells Mark Zuckerberg

It's Not In India's DNA To Be Deterred By Crisis, Mukesh Ambani Tells Mark Zuckerberg

Edited by Nirmalya Sen | Tuesday December 15, 2020

According to the Facebook CEO, India has a very entrepreneurial culture that can be seen not only in tech start-ups but also in millions and millions of small businesses

US Tech Majors Stare At 6-10% Fines As European Union Set Rules To Curb Their Power

US Tech Majors Stare At 6-10% Fines As European Union Set Rules To Curb Their Power

Edited by Nirmalya Sen | Tuesday December 15, 2020

The rules are the most stringent attempt by the 27-country bloc to rein in the power of the US tech giants that control troves of data and online platforms on which thousands of companies and millions of Europeans rely on

Mukesh Ambani, Mark Zuckerberg Discuss The WhatsApp-Jio Impact On India

Mukesh Ambani, Mark Zuckerberg Discuss The WhatsApp-Jio Impact On India

Edited by Sandeep Singh | Tuesday December 15, 2020

Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani had a conversation with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at the social network's Fuel for India 2020 event

RBI Approves Re-Appointment Of Uday Kotak As MD & CEO Of Kotak Mahindra Bank

RBI Approves Re-Appointment Of Uday Kotak As MD & CEO Of Kotak Mahindra Bank

Edited by Abhishek Vasudev | Tuesday December 15, 2020

RBI approved re-appointment of Kotak Mahindra Bank's founder Uday Kotak as MD & CEO of the bank for a period of three years

Ratan Tata Was Running Tata Group, Says Cyrus Mistry's Counsel to Supreme Court

Ratan Tata Was Running Tata Group, Says Cyrus Mistry's Counsel to Supreme Court

Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Nirmalya Sen | Monday December 14, 2020

Harish Salve, the Tata group counsel, had said that the Mistry family has voted for the amendments in the articles of associations but expressed discontent after Cyrus Mistry was sacked

Farmer Protests Spark Telecom War, Jio Goes To Regulator Against Rivals

Farmer Protests Spark Telecom War, Jio Goes To Regulator Against Rivals

Reported by Sakshi Bajaj, Edited by Abhishek Vasudev | Monday December 14, 2020

Reliance Jio Infocomm, promoted by billionaire Mukesh Ambani, on Monday wrote to the regulator Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) seeking action against Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel, amid the farmer protests in and around Delhi against farm laws. Jio highlighted an unethical and anti-competitive mobile number portability (MNP) campaign being run by Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel amid the protests

Apple Probes Supplier After Workers At Wistron Plant Go On Rampage

Apple Probes Supplier After Workers At Wistron Plant Go On Rampage

Reuters | Monday December 14, 2020

Apple said it was sending staff and auditors to the site and was cooperating with police in their investigation.