Business and Economy

GST generating revenue, leading to improvement in ease of doing business: Piyush Goyal

Raipur: Goods and Services Tax (GST) has been successful and generated ample revenue, said Finance minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday. Simplification of the tax structure has led to improvement in t...

OPPO unveils budget phone for Rs 10,990 in India

New Delhi, July 13: Chinese smartphone maker OPPO on Friday unveiled a new mid-range smartphone "OPPO A3s" for Rs 10,990 in India. The device houses 13+2MP dual rear camera system and an 8MP Artif...

Key equity indices open in green

Mumbai, July 13: The key Indian equity indices opened on a positive note on Friday. At 9.27 a.m., the broader Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) traded at 11,052.45 points -- higher by 2...

Tea production down 9.5% in May, exports up 4%

Kolkata, July 12: India's estimated tea production fell by around 9.5 per cent to 111.82 million kg in May from 123.51 million kg produced in the year-ago month, data from the Tea Board India showed ...

Sensex jumps 272 33 points to hit fresh record high

Mumbai, July 12: The benchmark index of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on Thursday hit a new record high, rising by 272.33 points to trade at 36,538.26. The 50-share of National Stock Exchange (NSE) ...

J&K improves ease of doing business ranking, fails to feature among top 20

JAMMU: Significantly improving its ranking in the ease of doing business, Jammu and Kashmir has yet to feature in top twenty states where some similarly placed hill states like Uttarakhand and Himach...

Markets open high on Wednesday, then dip later

Mumbai, July 11: The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a positive note during the early morning trade session but entered the negative zone later. The Sensex of the BSE afte...