Rana Kapoor, managing director and CEO of Yes Bank, took over as the president of the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) at the end of the industry bodys 92nd annual general meeting (AGM) in Delhi on Saturday.
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Duvvuri Subbarao said on Saturday has not yet been offered to stay on in his job after his five-year term comes to an end in September.
Hiring for IT graduates in the country would witness a slight difference from this year, as hiring patterns have changed and priorities placed on soft skills and domain-based specialisation, a top Nasscom official has said.
International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Friday that its Asia Pacific director Anoop Singh has decided to quit in the coming months.
When noted economist Raghuram G Rajan takes over as Reserve Bank of India Governor next month, he will be among the youngest to occupy the high chair at the apex bank.
IT services major Infosys has said one of its independent directors Leo Puri will step down from the board of directors following his appointment as the managing director of UTI Asset Management.
IT services major Infosys said on Monday that it has appointed Ranganath D Mavinakere, Binod Hampapur Rangadore and Nithyanandan Radhakrishnan as members to its executive council, the high level body that frames business strategy for the company.
Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) chief Arun Mishra has been granted a one-year extension till July next year.
However, the salary levels for the trainees joining in FY15 would be at the current Rs 3.15-3.25 lakh per annum level, he said, but declined to comment on lateral hiring for FY15.
Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar garnered the maximum number of votes in an online poll by the Time magazine, edging past contenders like Chinese President Xi Jinping and US Federal Reserve head nominee Janet Yellen, who is set to replace Chairman Ben Bernanke when his term ends in January.
Microsoft chairman Bill Gates and his wife Melinda have topped Forbes' list of America's top 50 philanthropists who have given away the most money in 2012. The billionaire couple donated about $2 billion towards charitable causes last year.
Two Indian-Americans are in Fortune magazine's annual list of the top 50 people in business in 2013.
The US Senate Banking Committee on Thursday approved Janet Yellen's nomination to become the first woman to lead the Federal Reserve, sending it to the full Senate for a final vote.
FMCG company DS Group, which sells food and beverage products under the 'Catch' brand, has roped in Bollywood actress Vidya Balan as brand ambassador for brand Catch.
As many as 11 people, including members from the influential Nilekani, Bajaj and Godrej families, were honoured by Forbes India for their outstanding contribution towards philanthropy.