July 2018

All charged up and not sure where to go

Electric vehicles are the new black in the auto world. Anand Mahindra, known to be a risk-taker, is leading the electric vehicles play in India. But as the market grows and competition drives in, can Mahindra maintain pole position?

How Jio Institute got on to the same list as IIT D

Reliance Foundation’s yet-to-be established higher education institute is part of five other colleges that have been selected to be Institutions of Eminence by the HRD ministry.


Vistara inks $3.1 billion deal for 19 planes

The airline plans to launch international operations later this year.


Infosys Q1 profit falls 2% quarter-on-quarter

The software services exporter recorded a net profit of Rs 3,612 crore during the June quarter compared to Rs 3,690 crore in the preceding quarter; announces 1:1 bonus share issue.


FPI outflow: This time it’s different

Foreign portfolio investors net outflow of $6.98 billion in the first six months of 2018 is the highest in 10 years.


Vehicle sales grow 25.23% in June: SIAM

Growth looks good due to the lower base last year which saw plummeting vehicle sales ahead of introduction of the GST in July, says SIAM.


Andhra Pradesh tops ease of doing business ranking

Telengana was a close second followed by Haryana, Jharkhand, and Gujarat in the annual rankings by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) and the World Bank.