Indian shares rose more than 1 per cent on Tuesday as heavyweights Reliance and Housing Development Finance Corp provided a boost, with investors eyeing upbeat global cues ahead of a new presidency under U.S. President-elect Joe Biden.
In a first-of-its-kind initiative in the country, HDFC Bank and Apollo Hospitals have joined hands to launch The HealthyLifeProgramme, a holistic healthcare solution which makes healthy living accessible and affordable on Apollo's digital platform, Apollo 24|7.
India’s strong economic fundamentals, low inflation and interest rates on a declining trend are ideal for bond investors, writes a financial markets expert. London & Partners, the Mayor of London’s official business development company, has long been focusing on attracting inward investments into London, which is arguably the cultural and business capital of the world. This initiative, which started well before Brexit, sought to reinforce London as the gateway between America and Asia. It could become very important for London [...]
India Inc. property expert reviews the recent trends in the Indian realty sector to highlight that it would be wise to go along with the current phase of transformation rather than resist change. There was a drought in property sales that was carried forward from 2015 into the early half of the year. When sales just started picking up, came the liquidity squeeze which was a corollary to the government scheme that offered amnesty to tax dodgers. If that was [...]
Rajesh Agrawal was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, and came to London over 15 years ago with only a few hundred pounds in his pocket but a big dream to succeed. He went on to set up multi-million-pound businesses and was recently appointed London’s Deputy Mayor for Business. He tells ‘India Investment Journal’ why London will remain the epicentre of business for India and why he is excited that the UK will collaborate on turning his hometown in MP into [...]
Germany headquartered Munich Re's insurance unit Ergo has agreed to buy nearly 23 per cent more in its India joint venture with Housing Development Finance Corp (HDFC) for $169.03 million, in the latest deal in the country's insurance sector after foreign ownership rules were eased this year.