Tata Steel targets 20% women in workforce by 2020

Tata Steel targets 20% women in workforce by 2020

Tata Steel targets to have 20 per cent women in its workforce by 2020 as gender diversity ensures availability of different mindsets to deal with challenges, a top company executive said. “Gender diversity is essential, and not having it can...
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EU orders Amazon to pay 250 mn euros in taxes to Luxembourg

EU orders Amazon to pay 250 mn euros in taxes to Luxembourg

The EU turned the screw on US tech giants Wednesday, ordering Amazon to repay Luxembourg 250 million euros in back taxes and referring Ireland to the top EU court for failing to collect billions from Apple. Europe’s competition chief Margrethe...
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India’s infrastructure output grows 4.9% in August: Govt

India’s infrastructure output grows 4.9% in August: Govt

India’s annual infrastructure output grew at its fastest pace in five months in August, driven by higher coal and electricity production, government data showed on Tuesday. The output grew 4.9% in August compared with a revised 2.6% year-on-year growth in...
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Andrew Coyne: Most small businesses go nowhere, why tilt the tax system in their favour?

Andrew Coyne: Most small businesses go nowhere, why tilt the tax system in their favour?

Whatever else has divided the federal Liberals from their critics in the storm over their proposed reforms to the taxation of small business, the two sides have been united on one thing. The Liberals may believe some people have “abused”...
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95 companies have set up mobile plants in India: IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

95 companies have set up mobile plants in India: IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Information technology minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Sunday that 95 mobile manufacturing companies have set up their plants under the new government. “Today, 95 mobile manufacturing factories have come in India and India is becoming a big hub of...
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Thousands sign Uber petition in London

Thousands sign Uber petition in London

Some 400,000 people have signed a petition urging Transport for London (TfL) to reverse its decision not to renew Uber’s licence, the media reported on Saturday. On Friday, the regulator said Uber was not “fit and proper” to hold a...
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