Category Archives: Business

Nokia 150 Dual SIM now available in India; priced at Rs 2059

Nokia 150 Dual SIM is now available in the Indian market. The feature phone can be purchased for Rs 2059 through Amazon India and Flipkart. Nokia 150 Dual SIM is now available in the Indian market. The feature phone can be purchased for Rs 2059 through Amazon India and Flipkart. Back in December, HMD Global

Vodafone to offer freebies worth Rs 8,885 with iPhone 6S, 6S Plus

Vodafone India has said it will offer the latest iPhone 6S and 6S plus from October 16 wherein customers can avail free data and voice benefits worth Rs 8,885 for six months. “Existing or new Vodafone customers can buy a new iPhone 6S or iPhone 6S Plus and get a fully built Vodafone RED 1,299

YU smartphones will be available on open sale via Snapdeal and Amazon

Yu has announced an open sale of its best smartphones during the festive sale next week on Snapdeal and Amazon. Yuphoria and Yureka Plus running Android will be up for grabs on Amazon’s Great Indian Festive Sale from October 13 to 17. The Yunique will go on open sale on October 12 on Snapdeal’s Electronics

After Flipkart and Amazon, Snapdeal announces special Monday Electronics Sale

While Flipkart and Amazon festive sales start on October 13, rival Snapdeal has announced a special Monday Electronics Bonanza on October 12. On Monday, one can expect discounts across personal devices, home appliances and other electronic devices on Snapdeal. You will find deals on mobiles and tablets, laptops and accessories, appliances, TVs and cameras. The Yu

Uber signs an MoU with Tamil Nadu govt to add 30,000 drivers; to help with smart city initiative

Uber has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the government of Tamil Nadu, to create over 30,000 jobs for drivers and will invest $25 million to $35 million. The investment will also include training programs, infrastructure building and working on public private partnerships around research and development. This is the second MoU that Uber

Thomas Cook India acquires Kuoni Group’s travel in India, Hong Kong for Rs 535 crore

Travel major Thomas Cook India, backed by billionaire investor Prem Watsa’s Fairfax Financial Holdings, has acquired Swiss tourism major Kuoni’s travel business in India and Hong Kong for Rs 535 crore. Post the acquisition, both India and Hong Kong travel business will become a subsidiary of Thomas Cook and would function independently. “Our acquisition of

IRDAI slaps Rs 85 lakh fine on Reliance Life Insurance for violating norms

Insurance sector regulator IRDAI has slapped a penalty of Rs 85 lakh on Reliance Life for violation of various norms, including outsourcing guidelines. “A penalty of Rs 85 lakh shall be remitted by the Life Insurer by debiting the shareholders’ account within a period of 15 days from the date of issuance of this order,”

Gold crashes below Rs 25,000 to hit over 4-year lows

Continuing its slide for the fourth consecutive day, gold prices on Thursday dipped below Rs 25,000 by losing Rs 40 to trade at over four-year lows of Rs 24,980 per 10 grams at the domestic bullion market. Moreover, the precious metal was trading at five-year lows in the global market. Besides, there was an easing

Russian jeweller offers the most bizarre customized Apple Watches you’ll ever see, for $3000

Someone, somewhere not only has no aesthetic taste, but also feels an inexplicable need to pay tribute to Russian President Vladimir Putin – or so Russian jewellery brand Caviar apparently believes. It has released a limited edition customized model which features an embossed dot pattern inscribed with Putin’s signature, the Moscow skyline and the state emblem on

PayPal IPO 2015: PYPL Stock Price Soars 11% On Wall Street


PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) made its stock market debut for the second time on Monday. The transaction follows the digital payments company’s spinoff from eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) and values it at around $47 billion — some $13 billion higher than its former parent company. Founded in 1998, PayPal made its first initial public offering of