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Kamptee’s idol makers carving out big names

  By Praveen Vighre, KAMPTEE, the suburban town in Nagpur district, is famous for many things -- bidi manufacturing, handloom weaving, military centre and football game. Now, the latest dimension added to the town is by the first generation idol..

GM of BoI visits Dharampeth branch

  Business Bureau BANK of India (BoI), Dharampeth branch had a memorable day recently as G H Sarangi, General Manager visited the branch. The visit was a part of the banks campaign ‘Ghar Ghar Dastak’ dedicated to the well being of the..

MIA appeals cops to remove encroachments in MIDC

  Business Bureau, A meeting was organised with the officials of Police Department and MIDC for addressing various issues of all the members of industries in MIDC Hingna Area, mainly removal of encroachments, traffic problems and thefts. The mee..

Bookings open for few units of Jayanti Nagari VI

  Business Bureau, ONE of the biggest realtors in central India, Abhijit Realtors and Infraventures Pvt Ltd has come up with the state-of-the-art township Jayanti Nagari VI at Kh No 43/2, behind Purti Super Bazar, Besa Road. Abhijit Realtors has ..

Malika Fashion & Lifestyle Expo to start from today

  Business Bureau, MALIKA Fashion and Lifestyle Exhibition will be back again with pride on August 18, 19 and 20. Malika exhibition has spread a red carpet and it is enthusiastic to welcome again in its 6th successful year in Nagpur ‘Design..

Setting up new venture is a big challenge, says Saket Modi

  Business Bureau In a roadshow for the ‘National Entrepreneurship Awards 2017’, held here in the city on Thursday, the the organizers urged the young and budding entrepreneurs of the region to send nominations for the prestigious awa..

Murthy Farms bags award

  Business Bureau MURTHY Farms has been awarded with best Brand Leadership Award by 25th Business School Affaire and Dewang Mahta National Education Awards, Mumbai in a glittering function held recently at Hotel Pride, Nagpur. Murthy Farms has b..

Grain merchants demand CM Fadnavis to abolish ‘Mandi Cess’ on rice

  Business Bureau, The Wholesale Grain and Seeds Merchant Association has demanded the State Government to abolish Mandi Cess on rice. A delegation of the Association led by its Secretary Pratap Motwani met Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and su..

Fly-ash cluster will generate more employment: Bawankule

  Business Bureau, In order to reduce carbon from industries based on cement and kiln, maximum stress will be given on the usage of fly-ash. By December 2017, fly ash cluster will be developed at Koradi and Khaparkheda which will generate more em..

Entrepreneurs bat for reforms in labour laws

  Business Bureau India opened its door for foreign investors way back in 1991 when it liberalised the economy. To felicitate industrial growth, the country made landmark reforms in various sectors offering relaxations to entrepreneurs. But again..

‘Chains & Bangles Mahotsav’ concludes today at Dass Jewellers, Impressa Rise

  Business Bureau On the occasion of Independence Day celebrations Dass Jewellers launched the ‘Chains and Bangles Mahotsav’ which is receiving an overwhelming response from the Nagpurians. The Chain and Bangles Mahotsav offers a larg..

CM Fadnavis unveils foundation stone of IUIH Medicity

  Business Bureau, IT WAS a memorable day and a historic one for the Nagpurians as Devendra Fadnavis, Chief Minister of Maharashtra unveiled the foundation stone of the Indo UK Institute of Health (IUIH) Medicity on Sunday. On the occasion, Fadn..

‘IUIH Medicity project will boost medical tourism’

  Business Bureau, THE Indo UK Institute of Health (IUIH) Medicity, Nagpur will be spread over an area of 152 acres in MIHAN-SEZ will give a big boost to medical tourism and put Nagpur on the world map in healthcare. This was revealed by Dr Ajay ..

Gaysons The Fashion Mall announces Independence Day offer, gives 50% off

  Business Bureau, Gaysons The Fashion Mall, one of the oldest and established stores in Central India which offers merchandise for men, ladies, home accessories, Swiss watches, luggage and many other products, has announced ‘Independence D..

RCom posts Rs 1,210-cr loss in June quarter 

NEW DELHI, Aug 12, (PTI), TELECOM company Reliance Communications on Saturday posted a consolidated loss of Rs 1,210 crore in the three-month period ended June 30, 2017. This is the third straight quarter loss for the debt-ladden firm, besides, it ha..

Gold spirals on brewing tension between US, NK

NEW DELHI, Aug 12, (PTI), GOLD surged by Rs 30 to Rs 30,050 per ten grams at the bullion market here on Saturday on the back of mounting tension between the US and North Korea, and persistent buying by local jewellers. Silver, too, gained Rs 70 to ..

DLF Q1 profit down 58% at Rs 109 cr

NEW DELHI, Aug 12, (PTI), INDIA’S largest realty firm DLF on Saturday reported a 58 per cent decline in consolidated net profit at Rs 109.01 crore for the quarter ended June. Its net profit stood at Rs 261.85 crore in the year-ago period, the ..

Forex reserves at new life-time high of $393.448 bn

                MUMBAI, Aug 12, (PTI), THE country’s foreign exchange reserves touched a new life-time high of USD 393.448 billion after rising by USD 581.1 million in the week to August 4 on acco..

Arundhati Sathe designs ‘smart & sustainable’ road crossings

  By Niraj Chinchkhede, Her dream project if implemented could give a sigh of relief to hundreds of commuters facing hardship while passing through the city’s road crossings. It could also streamline movement of vehicles and eliminate possi..

Sanjeev Pendharkar opens Brahmin Yuva Manch’s ‘Shravan Mahotsav’

  Business Bureau, BRAHMIN Yuva Manch (BYM) recently organised ‘Shravan Mahotsav’ event at Dattatray Annex, Mulund (East), Mumbai. On the occasion, Sanjeev Pendharkar, Director, Vicco Laboratories, Mumbai inaugurated the event and als..

Traders have to become more smart in GST regime: Ahuja

  Business Bureau, Vidarbha Pen and Stationers Association recently organised 4th annual general meeting (AGM) at Hotel LB under the leadership of its President Arjundas Ahuja. Along with Ahuja, Ram Khubchandani, Vice-President, Dr Hargovind Mura..

Traders should make use of technology: Jt Comm of FDA

  Business Bureau KNOWLEDGE and technology will drive economic activities in future for which traders should keep themselves updated and prepared. “Traders should make proper use of technology in business”, said Shashikant Karkare, Jo..

Big Bazaar’s ‘5-Day Mahabachat’ sale to start from August 12

  Business Bureau, INDIA’S most awaited shopping days– Big Bazaar’s ‘5 Days Mahabachat’ is back. The pioneer of celebrating mega discounts and sale during Independence Day by Mahabachat, Big Bazaar stores across Indi..

Upto 50% off at Bombay Dyeing Girisons

  Business Bureau, THE ongoing offer at Girisons, upto 50 per cent discount is receiving excellent response and is concluding on August 19. Girisons, the largest bed and bath showroom in Nagpur city housing all the major brands under one roof suc..

‘Nagpur has potential to become industrial hub for defence’

  Business Bureau, “ENTREPRENEURS must first start up with manufacturing small components for the defence sector. Once they are in the system, there will be a basket of opportunities for them,” said Lt. Gen. (Retd) Ravindra Thodge. He..

‘Inculcate habit of skill development among children’

  Business Bureau, IN the coming years youths with skill will have more opportunities for employment. It is therefore necessary to inculcate the habit of skill development among children right from now, said Vikas Kumbhare, MLA Nagpur Central. He..

‘Build personal brands to emerge ahead’

  Business Bureau JCI Orange City recently organised a business training programme on ‘Brand Yourself for Success’ at Chitnavis Centre. The speaker was Sanjay Arora, CEO of Shells Advertising Inc. Speaking on the occasion, Sanjay Aro..

India will soon overcome GST challenges: CA Shah

  Business Bureau, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), Nagpur Branch organised a workshop on ‘Goods and Services Tax’ for Nagpur Watch Dealers Association at ICAI Bhawan,Nagpur recently. As a part of social respons..

New stocks at Satish Saree, Saree Niketan & Swastika’s sale

  Business Bureau, SATISH Saree, one of the reputed stores in city is receiving overwhelming response to its sale. The sale is underway at three outlets of the Satish Saree in Sitabuldi, along with Swastika and Saree Niketan in Dharampeth. Speci..

‘Telcos failed to meet consumer satisfaction level’

  Business Bureau, Telecom operators failed to meet customer satisfaction benchmark, as per a survey conducted by the sector regulator TRAI across three circles -- Delhi, Madhya Pradesh and Karnataka. A majority of customers in these circles are..

Silver jewellery shines as festive season rings in

By Ravi Chandpurkar, WITH the commencement of the festive season, the demand for silver articles has shot up in the city. Festivals like Raksha Bandhan has also played an important role when it comes to buying silver articles thereby increasing its dem..

PWD assures contractors to resolve their issues

  Business Bureau, A delegation of Builder Association of India, Maharashtra Chapter led by its President Rajendra Athavale met Chief Engineer of Public Works Department.The delegation informed the Department that with the introduction of Goods a..

Onion prices climb up to 26/kg at Kalamna

  By Praveen Vighre, AFTER coriander leaves and tomatoes, now it is the turn of onion whose prices have suddenly increased. Onion, the white staple in the kitchen, is moving in the range of Rs 25 to Rs 26 per kg in the wholesale market of APMC an..

Forex reserves surge to record $392.867 bn

              MUMBAI, Aug 5, (PTI), THE country’s foreign exchange reserves surged by USD 1.536 billion to touch a fresh life-time high of USD 392.867 billion during the week to July 28, helped by ris..

Canara Bank hits overseas bond market with $400-mn issue

              MUMBAI, Aug 5, (PTI), THE State-run Canara Bank is in the international bond market with a USD 400-million issue as part of its USD 2-billion medium term note programme. “Canara Bank is ..

Syndicate Bank reports net loss of Rs 263 cr in Q1

NEW DELHI, Aug 5, (PTI), PUBLIC sector Syndicate Bank has reported a net loss of Rs 263.19 crore for the June quarter of the current fiscal due to sharp increase in provisions for bad loans. In comparison, it had reported a net profit of Rs 79.13 c..

Gold plunges; silver below 39K

NEW DELHI,  Aug 5,  (PTI), GOLD prices plunged by Rs 200 to Rs 29,420 per ten grams at the bullion market here on Saturday in line with a weak trend overseas amid a fall in local demand. Silver followed suit and slipped below the Rs 39,000 ..

MNLU to select campus design on Aug 6

  Business Bureau, 10 renowned architects have submitted innovative models Approaching towards realising its dream of developing a world-class campus for the Maharashtra National Law University on a 60 acre peace of land on Wardha Road, the deem..

‘The Monsoon Sale 2017’ underway at Gaysons-The Fashion Mall

  Business Bureau, GAYSONS-The Fashion Mall, one of the oldest and established stores in Central India which caters to men’s, ladies, home accessories, Swiss watches, luggage and many more has announced the starting of its Monsoon Sale 2017..

‘Friendship Day Bash 2017’ at Krazy Castle

  Business Bureau, KRAZY Castle Aqua Park has organised special event ‘Friendship Day Bash 2017’ on August 6. A day on which everyone expresses their true feeling for their friends in a special way and press refresh button for another..

NMC co-opted members promise to help traders

  Business Bureau, TWO co-opted members of the Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) recently promised the Nag Vidarbha Chamber of Commerce (NVCC) to give priority to various issues of the city-based traders and resolve them. While speaking at a fu..

ICAR-CCRI celebrates Foundation Day

  Business Bureau ICAR-CENTRAL Citrus Research Institute (CCRI), Nagpur celebrated its 33rd Foundation Day recently. During the fortnight long celebration various events like sorts, essays, quiz etc., were organised in which all employees partici..

‘Mala Kahich Problem Nahi’ to hit screens on Aug 11

  Business Bureau The much awaited Marathi film ‘Mala Kahich Problem Nahi’ is all set to release on August 11. The Gashmeer Mahajani and Spruha Joshi starrer film is produced by P S Chhatwal, Reecha Sinha and Ravi Singh. Sameer Vidwan..

NDDB to invest Rs 65 cr on expansion of Nagpur plant

  Business Bureau, THE National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) has chalked out ambitious plans to invest Rs 65 crore in plant expansion at its Nagpur dairy plant. Work on setting up facilities for producing about 5,000 litres per day of fresh dai..

Tanishq launches exciting offer

  Business Bureau, TANISHQ, India’s largest and most-loved jewellery brand, has announced an exciting offer on its wide range of diamond jewellery across all its collections. Customers can avail up to 20 per cent off on various diamond offe..

‘Improve efficiency rather than focusing on ways to save taxes’

  Business Bureau, ANTICIPATING that the country’s economy would grow at a rapid pace with the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST), panelists in a session organised by the Vidarbha Industries Association (VIA) on Wednesday urged ..

GST has brought equality among stakeholders: CAIT

  Business Bureau, The first month of GST in India witnessed its smooth adoption particularly by the trading community but with having lot of confusion over GST tax rates, applicability of HSN codes, implications of reverse charge, raising of cor..

N K Kusumgar & Co felicitates SSC, HSC meritorious students

Business Bureau, Known for running activities in the interest of its patrons, N K Kusumgar & Company felicitated HSC and SSC meritorious students and presented ‘Kusumgar Award 2017’. The objective of the event was to boost moral of the ..

Tomato prices skid as supply increases from Andhra Pradesh

  By Praveen Vighre, TOMATOES, which were in news for reaching the unprecedent price of Rs 100 to Rs 120 per kilogram at retail, seem to be on the descending mode. Since last two days, the prices of the red-coloured important staple of the kitche..

‘Need to create an ideal IT ecosystem at MIHAN’

  Business Bureau, THE region of Vidarbha and especially Nagpur has achieved several milestones by persuading several major domestic IT companies to set up their units at the IT Park in MIHAN. Most of the IT companies have started operations or a..

Ashok Ahuja to lead Nagpur General Merchants Association for 2017-19

  Business Bureau, Ashok Ahuja was recently elected as the new President of the Nagpur General Merchants Association while Pankaj Pahadia become Secretary of the merchants’ body. The elections were held at Hotel Hardeo in the city under the..

‘Traders should take concrete steps to maintain cleanliness in markets’

  Business Bureau, Mayor Nandatai Jichkar recently assured traders based in Anaj Bazar in the city to take concrete steps to maintain cleanliness in the markets. Speaking at a special function organised to celebrate ‘Nag Panchami’ at..

‘Walk extra mile to achieve regions’ industrial growth’

  Business Bureau, Message from the captains of regional industry and other stakeholders to the Inter-Divisional Committee on Industrialisation of Vidarbha and Marathwada met here in the city on Saturday was loud and clear. While giving suggestio..

Investors look at co’s track record: Vinod Keni

  Business Bureau, OUT of the ten companies in which a investor invests, six companies will fail to return, remaining four will be able to pay partly and only two companies are able to return the full loan amount, noted Vinod Keni, Partner at Art..

R C Plasto Tanks and Pipes dealer meet at Raipur

  Business Bureau R C Plasto Tank and Pipes Private Limited, recently organised a Plasto dealers meet at Raipur. The meet was attended by more than 12 dealers of Chhattisgarh State. According to their contribution to the company the dealers were ..

ONGC gets Govt nod for 7,738 cr GSPC stake buy

NEW DELHI, July 28, (PTI), STATE-OWNED Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) has won Government approval for acquisition of Gujarat State Petroleum Corp’s entire 80 per cent holding in a KG basin gas block for Rs 7,738 crore, the company said. ONGC..

ITC eyes Rs 1 lakh cr turnover

                KOLKATA, July 28, (PTI), DIVERSIFIED conglomerate ITC Limited on Friday said that while demonetisation had “disrupted” the wholesale trade channels, implementation of GST h..

CESC to infuse Rs 1K cr in power biz

KOLKATA, July 28, (PTI) RP SANJIV Goenka flagship company CESC Ltd will invest Rs 1,000 crore in the current fiscal in the power business. “We are investing Rs 1,000 crore in the current fiscal in the power business out of which Rs 600 crore ..

Customers to get JioPhone update on company home page

NEW DELHI, July 28, (PTI), TELECOM operator Reliance Jio has started tapping into the interest for JioPhone that it has announced to offer against one-time refundable deposit of Rs 1,500 per unit. The home page of the company’s website has a ..

GST means ‘Grow up with Single Tax’: CA Girish Deodhar

  Business Bureau, THE Goods and Services Tax (GST) had become a reality now and it would be beneficial for SMEs, said Akash Agrawal, Chairman of VIA Entrepreneurship Forum. He was speaking at the panel discussion organised by Entrepreneurship Fo..

FIITJEE encouraging students to aim big in life: Kapil Tuli

  Business Bureau, FIITJEE, one of the leading and most trustworthy coaching institutes for IIT-JEE exam, is aiming for the future by introducing new learning techniques on the basis of the feedback it gets from various centres located in differe..

ICAI, Nagpur branch starts GST help desk for small jewellers

  Business Bureau, Jewellers were confused with the introduction of GST. In order to clarify their doubts and update them about the new tax regime, Nagpur Sarafa Association organised a seminar on ‘GST’ at Khandelwal Bhavan, Itwari. P..

Cross subsidy surcharge waiver must for textile units’

  Business Bureau, As the ongoing incentive scheme for textile units is coming to an end on July 31, entrepreneurs have been anxiously waiting for the new scheme hoping it to boost and pump fresh blood into the sector. While giving recommendation..

R C Plasto organises Vidarbha dealers meet

  Business Bureau, R C Plasto Tanks and Pipes private Limited recently held a meeting of its dealers at IMA Hall in MIDC area in Hingna. More than 40 dealers across the Vidarbha region participated in the event. The dealers were awarded and felic..

‘GST will be game changer for Indian economy’

  Business Bureau JCI Orange City organised a special training session ‘GST Decoded’ covering the post implementation review recently at Chitnavis Centre, Nagpur,CA Ritesh Mehta presented the critical issues arising to various trade a..

Cohesive working is key factor of performance: CA Jaydeep Shah

  Business Bureau, THE 39th annual general meeting (AGM) of ICAI, Nagpur branch was organised at ICAI Bhawan, Dhantoli. CA Sandeep Jotwani, Chairman of the branch in his welcome address said that he was privileged to serve the noble profession, w..

TVS Motor Co increases its footprint, opens AK Gandhi TVS in Bhandara

  Business Bureau TVS Motor Company, a leading manufacturer of two-wheeler and three-wheeler in India on Sunday opened a new dealership – A K Gandhi TVS in Bhandara. The new dealership is located near Income Tax Building, JP Square on NH 6 ..

Mallick re-elected as Chairperson of VIA-LEW

  Business Bureau VIA Lady Entrepreneurs Wing (VIA-LEW) had recently organised a programme to install the new team of office bearers of VIA-LEW 2017-2018. In the meeting, Shachi Mallick was re-elected as the Chairperson, VIA-LEW and Reeta Lanjewa..

Self-employment is path to women’s empowerment, says Dr Mahatme

  Business Bureau PADMASHREE Dr Vikas Mahatme, Member of Parliament Rajya Sabha recently visited Mahabank Rural Self Employment Training Institute, Nagpur. Anand Kothiwan, Assistant General Manager, Bank of Maharashtra and N K Singh, Director of ..

Central Excise Comm Central GST, Nagpur replies queries

  Business Bureau, The Hitavada invited a few questions from general public on GST at the inaugural Gopal Krishna Gokhale Memorial Lecture on ‘GST and Indian Economy’ organised by ‘The Hitavada’ at Dr Vasantrao Deshpande H..

C P Club dedicates track to fitness lovers

  Business Bureau, Central Provinces Club Nagpur Limited dedicated its walking and jogging track situated opposite to Lourde Mata Mandir in Civil Lines to the people of the city. The refurbished track was formaly inaugurated on july 19 at the han..

VIA LEW members visit MGIRI, Wardha

  Business Bureau, VIA Lady Entrepreneurs’ Wing (LEW) had recently visited Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Rural Industrialisation (MGIRI), Wardha to celebrate MSME Day. MGIRI, Wardha is a national institute under Ministry of MSME, Government o..

‘GST won’t have impact on consumers’

  By Praveen Vighre, THE people, especially the traders, instead of referring the book or literature of Goods and Services Tax (GST), relied more on the messages circulated on social media like WhatsApp and Facebook, said B C Bhartia. He was spea..

ResoSTaRT scheduled for October 1

  Business Bureau, RESONANCE every year conducts an exam to polish the budding talent of India in the field of academics known as STaRT. It is a national level talent search exam, which aims to reach out, identify, reward and nurture talented st..

Meghe Group signs MoU with IGBC

  Business Bureau, IN ORDER to promote the ‘Green Building Concept’ and to extend mutual co-operation in some or all the fields of academic and professional endeavour, memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Meghe Group of Instituti..

Telecom stocks fall after introduction of Jio phone

NEW DELHI, July 21, (PTI), TELECOM stocks fell up to 3 per cent on Friday on concerns over increased competition in the sector after RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani announced the launch of Jio’s 4G-enabled feature phone at an “effective pric..

Merc launches AMG GLC 43 Coupe

NEW DELHI, July 21, (PTI), GERMAN luxury carmaker Mercedes- Benz on Friday launched AMG GLC 43 Coupe in India priced at Rs 74.8 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). “This new SUV Coupe is going to be a key addition to our 43 AMG line and will be instrum..

Audi to update 8,50,000 cars

                  BERLIN, July 21, (AP), GERMAN automaker Audi says it will fit up to 8,50,000 diesel cars with new software to improve their emissions performance, following a similar move by r..

Ambani introduces Jio phone at ‘effective price zero’

MUMBAI, July 21, (PTI), INDIA’S richest man Mukesh Ambani on Friday announced the launch of a 4G-enabled feature phone priced at “effective” zero that bundles life-long free voice calls with dirt cheap data in a bid to woo 50 crore..

Jio to raise Rs 20K cr through rights issue

NEW DELHI, July 20, (PTI), RELIANCE Jio Infocomm Ltd, the closely held telecom arm of Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries, on Thursday said that it planned to raise Rs 20,000 crore from a rights offer. After plowing a little less than Rs 2 lakh c..

Wipro Q1 net rises to Rs 2,076.7 cr

BENGALURU, July 20, (PTI) INDIA’S third largest IT firm Wipro on Thursday posted a 1.2 per cent rise in its consolidated net profit at Rs 2,076.7 crore for the April-June quarter. Besides, the company’s board has announced a share buyba..

Hindustan Zinc Q1 net profit zooms to Rs 1,876 cr

NEW DELHI, July 20, (PTI), VEDANTA Group firm Hindustan Zinc Ltd (HZL) on Thursday posted 81 per cent jump in net profit to Rs 1,876 crore for quarter ended June 30, 2017 helped by better pricing and higher volume. The company had posted a net prof..

First batch of Nexon rolled out

NEW DELHI, July 20, (PTI), TATA Motors on Thursday rolled out the first batch of its upcoming compact SUV Nexon from Ranjangaon plant in Maharashtra. Nexon, which is powered by a pair of brand new powertrains - 1.2 litre turbocharged petrol engine ..

Investors expect Nifty to breach 10,000-point level soon

  Business Bureau, BUOYED by the market sentiment, the Nifty is all set to create history by scaling the 10,000-point milestone and making a new lifetime high within a week or two. “There is excitement among investors as the economy is set ..

CONCOR, ICD Nagpur flags off JSW Steel’s 90 export containers

  Business Bureau, An exclusive train containing 90 export containers pertaining to JSW Steel has been flagged of from CONCOR, ICD Nagpur in presence of R K Kanojia, Assistant Commissioner Customs, Mangesh Lanjewar, Chief Manager CONCOR ICD-Nagpu..

NVCC undertakes tree plantation drive

  Business Bureau, NAG Vidarbha Chamber of Commerce (NVCC) in association with Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) undertook tree plantation drive in its premises. Roopa Rai, NMC Zone Chairperson was the guest on the occasion. She was welcomed by..

Think beyond tiger tourism in Vidarbha, says VED

  Business Bureau Vidarbha Economic Development Council (VED) has always been in the forefront of promoting eco-tourism and has taken several projects to achieve it. The eco-tourism potential has already been well-tapped nationally and globally i..

GST will be beneficial to industries of Central India: CA Julfesh Shah

  Business Bureau Nagpur Branch of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has organised a workshop on GST for all the stakeholders and employees of MIHAN India Limited and Maharashtra Airport Development Company Ltd (MADC). As a p..

PowerGrid CMD inaugurates HRD hostel

  Business Bureau, I S JHA, Chairman and Managing Director of Power Grid Corporation of India Limited visited Powergrid’s Western Region-1 Headquarters recently. During his visit Jha addressed the staff of RHQ, Nagpur. He also inaugurated H..

‘Craze for cooking classes on rise’

  By Praveen Vighre, Every woman wants to be a good cook at home but chasing professional career keeps her away from the kitchen. Whenever a lady gets time from her professional life, she uses it to upgrade her culinary skills, said Master Chef N..

GST will simplify tax procedures: Ahirkar

  Business Bureau, NAG Vidarbha Tea Merchant Association recently organised a workshop on Goods and Services Tax (GST) to update its members and provide detailed information regarding the new tax regime. The workshop was conducted at Nag Vidarbh..

Pharma exports may go up: Report

  Business Bureau, DESPITE pricing pressure and stiff competition, the Indian pharma exports to the USA may go up in 2017-18 as USD 50 billion worth of drugs are expected to become off-patented during the current year giving hope to boost export ..

‘Harness innovative ideas to benefit consumers’

Business Bureau, IN ORDER to survive in a competitive environment, companies need to take the path of industrial innovation. It will help them to scale up and stay ahead of competition, said Prof Dr Rishikesha T Krishnan, Director of Indian Institute o..

Defence sector offers huge scope for SMEs in Vidarbha, says Phadke

  Business Bureau, VIDARBHA Industries Association (VIA) and Defence Innovators and Industries Association (DIIA) jointly organised a G2K seminar on ‘SAAB-Barracuda Camouflage Systems’ to discuss business prospects.Small and medium en..

Dharampeth Mahila Co-op staff gets health cards

  Business Bureau, The Dharampeth Mahila Multi-State Co-operative Society Ltd distributed health card to its employees. Dr Umesh Shingne was the chief guest on the occasion. Nilima Bawane, Chairperson of the Society presided over the function. T..

CAs must be focussed on all around development: Shah

Business Bureau, THIS July 1 was unique in the history of CA professionals, said CA Jaideep Shah, former President of ICAI, in his inaugural address at the regional conference on ‘GST for CA students’, hosted by the Nagpur branch of WIRC of..

Taking city fashion to newer levels

  By Farina Salim Quraishi FOUR years, eleven shows and scores of success stories - it didn’t take much for Genda Phool, city’s signature fashion event, to become synonymous with class and exclusivity in and around Nagpur. Genda Phool..

Special Sunday Offer at Shree Shivam

  Business Bureau, SHREE Shivam a popularly name in fashion in central India and considered as one of the largest family stores organises the largest sale once in a year -- ‘Tod Fod Sale’. The sale has started from July 5. The special..

Infosys Q1 net at Rs 3,483 cr

BENGALURU, July 14, (PTI), INDIA’S second-biggest software services firm Infosys on Friday posted a better-than-expected 1.3 per cent increase in net profit for the June quarter, helped by client wins in key markets, and raised its annual US d..

Patanjali, Jio among top 10 most influential brands

NEW DELHI, July 14, (PTI), YOGA guru Ramdev-promoted Patanjali Ayurveda has been featured among the top 10 most influential brands in India along with electronic major Samsung and new entrant Reliance Jio, according to a study by the global researc..