New Delhi: In its effort to demystify the Budget for common man, the Finance Ministry will start a social media campaign from 22 January. Through the ”#ArthShastri” campaign, the ministry would explain several economic terms through interesting animated videos to help common man and students understand budget exercise in a simpleRead More →

In this edition of Marketing Week Explores, hosted by reporter Molly Fleming, Marketing Week editor Russell Parsons and acting features editor Charlotte Rogers reflect on the lack of diversity in marketing exposed by the 2020 Career and Salary Survey and discuss what change is needed to redress the balance. TheyRead More →

In looking at 2020 mobile marketing trends, the phrase “mobile marketing” almost feels redundant. At this point, most – if not all – companies have embraced mobile as a focal point for their marketing strategies. Almost everyone has a smartphone in their pocket the majority of the day, so mobileRead More →

Foreign exchange rates tend to be on the higher side in Tier II and Tier III cities as compared to metropolitan areas. By Sudarshan Motwani Ever wondered why purchasing Saudi Riyal costs you more in Delhi than in Calicut? Or ever thought why are Canadian Dollars cheaper in Jalandhar thanRead More →

One of Canada’s top business leaders has lashed out at US President Donald Trump over the shooting down of an airliner by Iran last week. Maple Leaf Foods chief executive Michael McCain said his colleague’s wife and son were among the 57 Canadians who died. Without explicitly naming Mr Trump,Read More →

MUMBAI : The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) bought a net $6.93 billion in the foreign exchange market in November, marginally below the $7.1 billion it had purchased in the previous month, the monthly bulletin showed. The RBI bought $7.46 billion and sold $530 million in the market in November, it said inRead More →

MUMBAI: In a new year bonanza to its customers Equitas Small Finance Bank has waived off non-maintenance charges on all savings accounts along with offering lower transaction charges to customers. To increase its savings deposits the bank is offering interest rate of 7.5% per annum on savings account and upto 8.25% p.a. on fixed deposit. It also offers 60Read More →

Noida-headquartered digital payments giant Paytm on Thursday (January 9) added yet another feature to its widening product portfolio — Paytm Business Khata. The company said that this empowers Paytm merchant partners to maintain digital ledgers of all their customer transactions including cash and credit. Paytm further said that with ‘PaytmRead More →

Mumbai: Small finance banks (SFBs) lining up initial public offerings (IPO) to meet regulatory requirements are tapping pre-IPO funding to set price benchmarks and test investor appetite. On 14 November, Mint had reported that Ujjivan Small Finance Bank had raised ₹250 crore in a pre-IPO round led by a fund managed by the IndiaRead More →