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 →

News from the Federal Housing Financing Authority provides the latest figures for the threshold for non-jumbo mortgages (or “conforming loans”) and the numbers show a significant increase yet again. For 2020, the limit will raise to $510,400 for most areas in the country and $765,600 for high cost of livingRead More →

The cabinet significantly eased entry barriers in the state-dominated petrol pump business to encourage competition from Indian and foreign firms. It also approved a revival package for state-owned telecom companies Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) and Mahanagar Telephone NigamNSE 4.92 % Ltd (MTNL) that aims at the eventual merger of the witheringRead More →

Mortgage rates are up but there’s still good news for homebuyers. GETTY Mortgage rates continued their ping-ponging this week, inching up to 3.69%, according to Freddie Mac. That’s .12% higher than last week, but still 1.16% lower than this time last year. The Mortgage Bankers Association, which measures rates onRead More →

Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India’s draft guidelines for ‘on tap’ licensing for ‘Small Finance Banks in the Private Sector’ proposed a minimum paid-up voting equity capital of Rs 200 crore to set up such entities. A small finance bank undertakes basic banking activities of accepting deposits and lending to unservedRead More →

There are more than one million restaurants in the United States, according to data from the National Restaurant Association. With that much potential competition, how do you cut through the noise? Marketing for your restaurant can come in all shapes and sizes, from the appropriate signage to cutting through theRead More →

LAHORE: Pakistan opening batsman Sharjeel Khan is set to return to top-tier cricket by the end of this year after he, for the first time, tendered an “unconditional apology” to the country’s cricket board. Sharjeel was banned from the sport by the Anti-Corruption Tribunal of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)Read More →