Smartphone shipment in India up 14% in December 2019 quarter, to grow by 8% in CY2020 …

For the full year, Indian smartphone market grew by 8 per cent, reaching a total of 148 million smartphones, it added.Smartphone shipments in India grew by 14 per cent to 39 million units in the December quarter, taking the full year growth rate to 8 per cent, according to research firm Canalys.The Indian smartphone market… Continue reading Smartphone shipment in India up 14% in December 2019 quarter, to grow by 8% in CY2020 …

Budget 2020: Telecom gear makers seek Rs 10k cr line of credit facility

Domestic telecom gear makers seek a Rs 10,000 crore line of credit facility from the government in the upcoming budget to bring them at par with foreign competitors, according to a wishlist submitted by the telecom committee at PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The industry body has also demanded up to 75 per cent… Continue reading Budget 2020: Telecom gear makers seek Rs 10k cr line of credit facility

Budget 2020 Expectations: What Society of Manufacturers Of Electric Vehicles (SMEV) wants from …

#BUDGET2020ZEE: There are just 2 days left for the Budget 2020 presentation. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will be presenting the first full Budget of Modi 2.0 government on 1st February. The preparations for the Budget 2020 presentation (#BUDGET2020ZEE) are in full swing. Various sectors are expecting many important decisions from the presentation by Finance Minister… Continue reading Budget 2020 Expectations: What Society of Manufacturers Of Electric Vehicles (SMEV) wants from …

Meet BJP’s ‘fantastic four’ who are driving Budget 2020

NEW DELHI: Seventy two hours from now, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will be presenting the Union Budget 2020 amid diving GDP (gross domestic product) projections, the country losing its coveted title of the world’s fastest growing economy to China, and a worrying fiscal deficit expected to surpass projected 3.3 per cent. Even as all eyes… Continue reading Meet BJP’s ‘fantastic four’ who are driving Budget 2020

Samsung Galaxy A51 with quad camera setup, 4000 mAh battery launched at Rs 23999

Samsung has launched its new mid-range smartphone – Galaxy A51. This is Samsung’s third smartphone launch in the last 10 days after Galaxy S10 Lite and Galaxy Note 10 Lite. The new smartphone brings quad-camera setup to the Galaxy A series for the first time with an additional macro lens. It follows last year’s Galaxy… Continue reading Samsung Galaxy A51 with quad camera setup, 4000 mAh battery launched at Rs 23999

INTERVIEW: Commodity brokers’ body wants govt to scrap CTT in Budget

Other News ANALYSIS: Rating spectre looms over fiscally-shot govt’s FY21 Budget Tuesday, Jan 28 The onus on turning the economy around, or at least to begin the revival, is on the cash-strapped central government. But rating agencies will not be forgiving if India’s finances unravel any further and growth does not rebound. By Siddharth Upasani NEW DELHI –… Continue reading INTERVIEW: Commodity brokers’ body wants govt to scrap CTT in Budget

Tale of two sectors: Making India a global hub for chemicals and textiles

Likewise, textiles is one of the oldest sectors, which adds much economic value, both in the form of a 2% contribution to GDP as well as generating employment.By RS Jalan The road to $5-trillion economy needs efforts at promoting ease of doing business to attract more investments. The upcoming Budget is an opportunity to undertake industry-specific initiatives… Continue reading Tale of two sectors: Making India a global hub for chemicals and textiles

Gulf Oil expects reforms to boost auto sector in Budget

MUMBAI: Lubes maker Gulf Oil expects the government to announce vehicle scrappage policy and reforms in the Budget — to be presented on February 1 — to boost demand in slowdown-hit auto sector. “We majorly expect some reforms to boost the auto sector as it has seen a significant slowdown. We hope to see measures… Continue reading Gulf Oil expects reforms to boost auto sector in Budget

BAE Systems to Highlight Depth of Partnerships in India and Showcase Make in India M777 Ultra …

Delhi: Two BAE Systems M777 Ultra Lightweight Howitzer (ULH) gun systems will take centre stage at the 11th edition of DefExpo next month in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. The two M777 ULH systems signify the 145-gun agreement between the U.S. and Indian governments to strengthen India’s artillery capabilities. Under the agreement, 120 ULH systems are being… Continue reading BAE Systems to Highlight Depth of Partnerships in India and Showcase Make in India M777 Ultra …