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Economy

Bezos reminds Amazon baiters how Wall Street, Business Week pundits missed a $62bn biz

NIKHILA NATARAJAN New York, May 19 (IANS) At $2,129, Amazon stock is down 37 per cent year to date. Founder Jeff Bezos - who now owns...

‘Double-digit wholesale inflation to deteriorate MSMEs’ working capital’

New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Working capital of Indian MSMEs would deteriorate further if the wholesale price inflation continues to remain in double digits,...

Anurag Thakur offers big boost to foreign film shoots in India

Paris, May 18 (IANS) Information and Broadcasting, and Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Anurag Thakur announced a slew of initiatives to promote India as...

Musk wants US SEC to probe Parag Agrawal’s claim on Twitter users

San Francisco, May 17 (IANS) Opening another front against Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal, Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Tuesday asked the US Securities and...

Wheat export ban: Transporters facing Rs 3 cr daily losses in Guj city

Gandhidham (Gujarat), May 17 (IANS) The Central government's decision to ban wheat exports has had a cascading effect on the transport and shipping business....

Connectivity speed will determine growth of country: PM Modi

New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that the connectivity speed will now determine the growth and development of...

Amazon says created over 11.6 lakh jobs in India to date

Bengaluru, May 15 (IANS) E-commerce giant Amazon on Sunday said it has cumulatively created over 11.6 lakh direct and indirect jobs in India so...

Twitter, Tesla, Musk see billions evaporate

NIKHILA NATARAJAN New York, May 14 (IANS) Elon Musk, still the world's richest man, is poorer by nearly $39 billion since he spoke of buying...

‘Mountains to climb’: Air India CEO-designate Wilson on new role

New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Campbell Wilson has said that his appointment as Air India CEO and MD is a fantastic opportunity to lead...

I’m ‘personally liable’ for $750mn SoftBank loan: Better.com CEO Vishal Garg

San Francisco, May 14 (IANS) Better.com CEO Vishal Garg, who hogged the limelight for firing nearly 900 employees over a Zoom call in 2021,...