Why the U.S. oil market is more 'vulnerable’ now than it was in 2005 with Hurricane Katrina

Since Katrina, one of the most devastating hurricanes in U.was in the third decade of a ban on exports of U.

Beauty & wellness business has market potential of Rs 80,000 crore in India: Skills development minister

18 PM ISTBCCLUnder the Skill India Mission, nearly one crore youth are being presently imparted skills training annually.Skills development minister Mahendra Nath Pandey Tuesday said beauty and wellness business in India has a market potential of Rs 80,000 crore and can provide employment opportunities to lakhs of people.

Dr Reddys launches anti-phlegm OTC drug in US market

Hyderabad: Dr Reddys Laboratories Ltd Tuesday announced the launch of an over-the-counter (OTC) store-brand equivalent of Mucinex D extended release tablets in two strengths."We are excited to bring first to the market the store-brand equivalent of Mucinex D maximum strength extended release tablets.

Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic to Reach a New Frontier: The Stock Market

Business|Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic to Reach a New Frontier: The Stock MarketImageRichard Branson moved toward selling shares in his space-flight company Virgin Galactic as it competes with rivals like Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin.If the deal is completed, Virgin Galactic would be able to sell shares to raise money, a potentially crucial advantage over rivals like Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin.

RIL ties up with Turkey's Kivanç Tekstil to to manufacture, market eco-friendly textile

As per the arrangement between the two companies, Kivanç will be the exclusive distributor of RIL's Recron GreenGold fibres to spinners, yarn manufactures and knitters across Turkey.34 PM ISTBCCLRIL has partnered with players across global textile hubs to produce new-age fabrics, using its speciality products.

Sitharaman electrifies EV market with tax breaks on EVs

According to an ETIG analysis, on a loan of Rs 10 lakh for an EV with a five-year tenure, the buyer will be paying an interest of Rs 1.The government has also urged the GST Council to reduce the tax rate on EVs to 5% from 12%, Sitharaman said.

Personalized loans changing the way banks market their loan products

With years of direct unsolicited e-mails and mobile push campaigns, consumers turn disinterested even if they do need a loan.But what if the bank calls you only when they are sure that you're a qualified consumer to avail the loan?

Indian café chain market will reach Rs 4,540 cr by 2023: Report

On the other hand, aerated beverage makers are looking to diversify their businesses as consumers world over increasingly opt for healthier options.49 AM ISTAgencies India is now the world’s 10th fastest growing market for specialist coffee and tea retail chains, valued at Rs 2,570 crore in 2018, says a report.

Vietnamese smartphone maker Mobiistar exits India market

AgenciesMobiistar entered India last year with VSun as its contract manufacturer for smartphones.HighlightsVSun, Mobiistar's local manufacturing partner, filed for bankruptcy on May 19, fired its entire staff the same day.

Sales of televisions above 32-inch has grown by 10% in offline market January to April

46 PM ISTBCCLAccording to GfK, online contribution for television sales in last three years have increased by 10 percentage points year-on-year since 2017.This year, overall offline channel sales for flat panel television has been declining due to shrinking market for less than 29-inch screen size leading to structural shift in the TV market.

Powell, Bullard dampen market hopes that Fed will deliver half-point interest-rate cut

Louis Fed President James Bullard on Tuesday dampened hopes by some investors that the central bank would deliver a half-point interest-rate cut in July.But Bullard said he didn’t see the need for a half-point cut.

Market, operators not ready for 5G rollout: Report

The telecom companies would need at least Rs 1 lakh crore for laying out the infrastructure for 5G.At present, the fiberisation levels for the industry stand at under-30 percent, compared to 70 percent which is dictated by the 5G technology, it noted.

The Oil Market Shows It Can Take a Punch

The Persian Gulf crisis has not ignited a major price spike, thanks to growing oil production in the U.Analysts say this could stem from profound changes that have occurred in oil markets in recent years.

DealBook Briefing: The Stock Market Hit a Record. Thank the Fed.

, nearly tripling its valuation after pulling off an unconventional direct listing of its shares, Erin Griffith of the NYT writes.ImagePresident Trump and Jay PowellCreditCarlos Barria/ReutersCan Trump demote the Fed’s chairman?

CCI studying e-commerce to identify impediments to competition, understand market dynamics

40 PM ISTAgenciesThe CCI will consult e-commerce platforms such as Flipkart and Amazon as well as, manufacturers, wholesalers/retailers, hotels, restaurants, payment platforms and industry associations for the market study.India’s competition watchdog is conducting a market study on e-commerce in the country to better understand the competitive dynamics of the Industry according to a government statement.

sensex today: Traders’ Diary: Market outlook is still cautious

We expect Nifty to make some attempts to gain stability and some mild technical pullback can happen.The near-term movement is likely to be driven by monsoon progress (which has been delayed) as well as global indicators.

After mats and liquid Godrej targets mosquito repellant incence market

The company is expecting to establish its presence in the mosquito repellent agarbatti market, currently dominated by the unorganised sector.03 PM ISTAgenciesThe total household insect repellent market in the country is around 6000 crore in which Godrej accounts for 60% share with its GoodKnight , Hit and other brands.

Coffee brand of Karnataka’s tribals hits market

01 PM ISTKarnataka is promoting a packaged coffee brand called Adavi (means forest in Kannada) consisting of beans grown by tribals.The Social Welfare department has tied up with Coffee Board to help sections of tribals switch to modern methods of coffee farming and help increase their income.

sensex today: Traders’ Diary: Broader market likely to pick up

51PM ISTSensex and Nifty failed to shut shop above 40,000 and 12,000 levels, respectively, hit during the session, but gained for a third straight day.Despite the spade of negative news flow, Nifty is holding near the 12,000 mark.

RBI repo rate: Traders’ Diary: Market outlook turns cautious

ETMarkets Evening Podcast: What’s next for D-Street after RBI rate cut?Further the RBI's change in stance from 'neutral' to 'accommodative' is also a comforting signal in the backdrop of overall economic challenges.