Cisco, Reliance Jio to build largest all-IP services platform

Punjab News Express
BARCELONA  : Reliance Jio has announced a collaboration with networking giant Cisco to further expand Jios existing multi-terabit capacity with the first All-IP converged network in India.

Market ready skills a must for managers

By Dr. KJS Anand
People from across the globe are undertaking management degree in order to reinforce their business understanding in a variety of areas. While pursuing MBA, students opt a specialized stream, which focuses on one particular area of interest or business discipline where they think they’ll excel, or where they believe the most value lies for their future career. For some students, this passion and drive is in the field of Marketing. The marketing specialization allows students to explore the world of marketing and communications management in greater detail, and develop a stronger understanding of marketing’s role in business management.

Jio is for affordability in a world where data is new oil: Mukesh Ambani

Punjab News Express
MUMBAI : Reliance Industries Ltd Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani said on Wednesday the company's newly-launched telecom venture Reliance Jio stands for affordability and data is the new oil in the industry.

Reliance Jio crosses 100 mn customers: Mukesh Ambani

Punjab News Express
MUMBAI : Reliance Industries Ltd Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani on Wednesday said the company's newly-launched telecom venture Reliance Jio has crossed 100 million customer base.

The Outstanding Speakers’ Bureau and Client Associates’ Power Talk on Budget, Economy, Policy and Politics: The Outlook for India in 2017

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI : The Outstanding Speakers’ Bureau and Client Associates partnered to organize the Power Talk on “The Outlook for India in 2017, Budget, Economy, Policy and Politics”, yesterday evening, at the Magnolias Club in Gurgaon.

India's wholesale price inflation rises in January

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI : India's annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices rose to 5.25 per cent in January, 2017 from 3.39 per cent in December 2016, official data showed on Tuesday.

Samsung chief to be questioned again over corruption charges

Punjab News Express
SEOUL : South Korean prosecutors will question Lee Jae-yong, Samsung Group's de facto leader again on Monday over bribery allegations, as they accelerate their probe into a corruption scandal involving President Park Geun-hye and her friend.

Intel to invest $7 bn in new factory, employ 3,000

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WASHINGTON : Intel CEO Brian Krzanich after a meeting with US President Donald Trump, announced that the tech giantt will invest $7 billion in a new factory employing up to 3,000 people, the media reported.

Punjab National Bank declares Quarterly Results(Q3) FY’17

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH : Usha Ananthasubramanian, Managing Director & CEO of Punjab National Bank declared Quarterly Results of the Bank alongwith K.V. Brahmaji Rao, Dr. Ram S. Sangapure and Sh. Sanjiv Sharan Executive Directors of the Bank, for the third quarter of FY'17.Punjab National Bank Gross NPA has reduced from Rs.55818 Crore in Mar’16 to Rs.55628 Crore in Dec’16. The Net NPA of the Bank which was Rs.35423 Crore as on Mar’16 has also come down to Rs.34994 Crore on account of continued pace of Recovery. Reduction in slippages in NPA has also translated into the Bank showing higher quarterly Operating Profit of Rs.3155 Crore as compared to Rs.2918 Crore in the corresponding period last year.

Snap Inc goes public, seeks to raise $3 bn

Punjab News Express
SAN FRANCISCO : Snap Inc, parent company of the fast-growing social networking app Snapchat, has made its long-awaited initial public offering (IPO) filing public, seeking to raise up to $3 billion.

Apple plans to make iPhones in Bengaluru: Minister

Punjab News Express
BENGALURU : Apple plans to make its iPhones in Bengaluru, said Karnataka's Minister of State for IT Priyank Kharge on Thursday.

Apple ditches iPhone tracking tool

Punjab News Express
NEW YORK : Apple has removed the "Activation Lock" tool that allows users to check the ownership status of their iPhone, iPod touch or iPad.

Vodafone confirms talks with Idea for merger

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI : Ending months of speculation, Vodafone on Monday confirmed it is in talks with the Aditya Vikram Birla group for the merger of its Indian entity and Idea Cellular in what will be the largest such deal in the country's telecom space once it materialises.

After Paytm, Alibaba's financial arm enters US with MoneyGram

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BEJING : In a bid to expand online payment business in the US after a successful run in India with Paytm, Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's digital payments arm Ant Financial has bought global money-transfer service MoneyGram for nearly $880 million.

Jio primary data connection on mobiles in India: Report

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI : Reliance Jio has become the primary data connection on most of the mobile devices in India, with 42 per cent users having activated Jio in their 4G-enabled slot, followed by Airtel at 17.54 per cent, Vodafone at 12.26 per cent and Idea at 11.50 per cent, a consumer mobile analysis app revealed on Wednesday.

Punjab National Bank launches Contactless Credit Card

NEW DELHI: Smt. Usha Ananthasubramanian, Managing Director & CEO of Punjab National Bank today launched a new Credit Card named PNB Wave n PAY - CONTACTLESS CARD.

Apple sues Qualcomm for $1 bn, chip maker hits back

Punjab News Express
SAN FRANCISCO : Days after the US government filed a lawsuit against global chip manufacturer Qualcomm of forcing Apple to use its chips in exchange for lower licensing fees, the Cupertino-based tech giant has sued Qualcomm for nearly $1 billion over royalties.

Apple, Amazon end audiobook exclusivity deal

Punjab News Express
NEW YORK : In an aim to improve competition in downloadable audiobook distribution in Europe, Apple and Amazon have agreed to end an exclusivity agreement that made Audible the only seller of audiobooks inside of iTunes.

SpiceJet to buy up to 205 aircraft from Boeing

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI : Budget passenger carrier SpiceJet on Friday said that it will purchase up to 205 aircraft from global commercial jetliners' manufacturer Boeing.

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley launches Airtel Payments Bank

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH : Airtel Payments Bank, India’s first payments bank, today commenced national operations with services now LIVE in all 29 States of India.