Tag Archives: Future

Future Consumer names Rajnikant Sabnavis as CEO

NEW DELHI : Future Consumer Ltd, part of Kishore Biyani-led Future Group, on Tuesday named Rajnikant Sabnavis as its new chief executive officer, effective January 1, 2020. Future Consumer is the consumer goods arm of Future Group and sells popular packaged goods brands such as Tasty Treat, Voom fabric care, Karmiq dry fruits, Sunkist beverages and Mother Earth, its organic staples brand, ... Read More »

Uncertainty looms over future of new Maharashtra government

CM Uddhav Thackeray says will stick to Hindutva agenda Uncertainty looms large over the future of Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government even as it has proven its majority in the State Assembly pushing the BJP to the Opposition benches. In the first Assembly session, CM Uddhav Thackeray was seen struggling to modify his saffron agenda as he shared ... Read More »

Jack Dorsey’s ‘Future Defining’ Plan To Bring Bitcoin To 1.2 Billion People

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency has struggled to find its place in the developed world— where payments are easy, corruption is (relatively) low and infrastructure is in place. The bitcoin price has, however, climbed this year, largely due to interest in bitcoin and crypto from technology giants including Jack Dorsey’s social network Twitter and iPhone-maker Apple. Now, Dorsey, the chief executive of both payments ... Read More »

Share market update: Future Retail, Indiabulls Housing among top gainers on BSE

NEW DELHI: The domestic equity benchmark BSE Sensex was trading 30.66 points down at 41,099.51 on account of selling in frontline bluechip counters. Shares of Future Retail (up 16 per cent), Mindteck IndiaNSE -0.70 % (up 13.60 per cent) , Maruti Infra (up 12.61 per cent) , Zenith Exports (up 9.81 per cent) , Autoline Ind (up 9.09 per cent) , Jai ... Read More »

India’s ominous future: Too little water, or far too much

No season is as central to Indian life and lore as the monsoon. It turns up in ancient Sanskrit poetry and in Bollywood films. It shapes the fortunes of millions of farmers who rely on the rains to nourish their fields. It even has its own music. Climate change is now messing with the monsoon, making seasonal rains more intense and ... Read More »

Analyst Calls: Dish TV, ONGC, Mphasis, Future Retail

The domestic stock market on Tuesday showed early signs of a possible breakout from its consolidation range. And Nifty futures on Singapore traded 32 points lower this morning, signalling a weak start for Dalal Street. As you head for the day’s trade, here is a compilation of overnight analyst calls on various stocks. Company Summary NSE BSE Dish TV India Ltd. 0.40 ... Read More »

Vodafone CEO Nick Read says company’s future in India looks doubtful as situation is critical

Vodafone said its future in India could be in doubt unless the government stopped hitting operators with higher taxes and charges, after a court judgment over licence fees resulted in a 1.9 billion euro group loss in its first half. Chief Executive Nick Read said India, where Vodafone formed a joint venture with Idea Cellular in 2018, had been “a ... Read More »

UAE’s Masdar invests $150 million in Hero Future Energies

New Delhi: In what will rank among the largest deals in the India’s clean energy space, United Arab Emirates’ Masdar (Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company) has acquired around 20% stake in Munjal family-promoted Hero Future Energies Pvt. Ltd for $150 million. Masdar is owned by Abu Dhabi government’s sovereign wealth fund Mubadala Investment Company. Sovereign wealth funds are preferred for their ... Read More »

Ayodhya: This should be a guide for the future

There is an anecdote narrated to me by the late Arun Jaitley that comes to mind on the day the final hurdles in the path of the construction of a grand temple to Lord Ram at his birthplace in Ayodhya have been removed. The event centres on the evening of December 6, 1992, in the central office of the Bharatiya ... Read More »

City of the Future Explores the Future of Mobility in Cities

City of the Future is a bi-weekly podcast from Sidewalk Labs that explores ideas and innovations that will transform cities. In the third episode from season 2, hosts Eric Jaffe and Vanessa Quirk discuss the future of mobility in cities and share ideas that would make it way easier to get around without owning a car. In the podcast, author Horace Dediu talks ... Read More »