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13 December, 2018 2:14 PM IRDAI asks insurers to inform policyholders via SMSes on receipt of premium from Jan

The IRDAI said the order is being issued to enhance the policyholder protection and information. Insurance sector regulator IRDAI has asked all the insurers to inform policyholders through messages on receipt of premium from January 1, aimed at protecting the interest of consumers. The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) said the order 35

13 December, 2018 8:56 AM Vivo ramps up manufacturing capacity in India, to invest Rs 4,000 cr

Chinese handset maker Vivo on Thursday said it will set up a new manufacturing facility in Uttar Pradesh, investing Rs 4,000 crore over a period of four years. The company, which competes with the likes of Samsung and Xiaomi in the Indian market, has acquired 169 acre land in the Yamuna Expressway region, a statement said. The new land has been acquired 86

13 December, 2018 5:01 AM Huawei's Troubles Spell Opportunity for Samsung as 5G Nears

Growing security concerns surrounding Huawei Technologies may help Samsung Electronics challenge the Chinese behemoth in the market for fifth-generation wireless communications, an executive at the South Korean giant said. While Samsung remains the world's biggest smartphone and semiconductor maker, Huawei dominates networking by a large margin. But its market 63

12 December, 2018 5:29 PM FHRAI seeks govt intervention on discounts by travel portals

Several hotel and restaurant associations, who are up in arms against two online travel portals over the alleged hefty commissions and steep discounts being offered by them, sought the government's intervention in resolving the issue. Around 270 hoteliers in Ahmedabad have stopped accepting bookings from MakeMyTrip and Goibibo travel portals, alleging 51

8 December, 2018 3:22 AM MERC asked to look into Adani power bills issue: Minister

The MERC has appointed a two-member fact-finding committee to look into consumer complaints to ascertain the reasons for the sudden upsurge in consumption. Maharashtra Energy Minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule on December 7 said the state government has directed the MERC to look into the issue of 'increased' electricity bills of Adani Electricity's consumers 76

6 December, 2018 10:02 AM Ford India Returns With 'Midnight Surprise' Sales Campaign

Ford India has announced that it will be bringing back its 'Midnight Surprise' sales campaign this month. During this special mega sales campaign, Ford dealerships will remain open till midnight, during which customers will get a host of different assured gifts and prizes like - gold coins, iPhone X and more, on every vehicle purchase. Furthermore, customers 63

6 December, 2018 5:31 AM OnePlus to launch 5G smartphone next year, confirms Pete Lau

The phone will come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 platform. New Delhi: Chinese handset maker OnePlus will launch 5G smartphones with a flagship device next year, featuring the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 mobile platform, the company's chief executive officer Pete Lau has confirmed. Speaking at the Qualcomm Snapdragon Technology Summit in Hawaii Pete Lau said, “OnePlus 52

5 December, 2018 4:24 PM Keep Oil Flowing, Says Trump Ahead Of Oil-Exporting Nations' Group Meet

OPEC meets in Vienna on Thursday. Official U.S. government oil production and inventory data are also due on Thursday. U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday called on the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies not to cut oil production next year, saying it would trigger higher oil prices worldwide. "Hopefully OPEC will be keeping 63

5 December, 2018 10:22 AM PepsiCo completes acquisition of Israeli firm SodaStream

PepsiCo announced December 5 it had completed its acquisition of Israeli firm SodaStream, whose command of the fizzy water market appealed to the US beverage giant as demand falls for sugar-laden soft drinks. PepsiCo said in August that it was buying the Israeli company that makes machines to carbonate home tap water for $3.2 billion. "With its customisable 50

3 December, 2018 6:55 AM Crude reality remains restricted to demand-supply, even as OPEC meets on December 6

In the upcoming meeting of OPEC on December 6, it is widely believed that Saudi Arabia may not cut its crude oil production by much, if at all It is estimated that a $10 per barrel increase in crude oil prices increases the current account deficit of India by $15 billion, or around 0.50 percent of GDP. Rising crude oil prices have also a profuse knock-on 33