It was an eventful week for the tech industry where we saw some major announcements. It started with the launch of the Google Tez app, which is said to be the ‘made for India’ version of Android Pay, based on UPI. The launch was followed by the availability of Samsung Galaxy Note 8 up for pre-order on Amazon India. The shipping for the smartphone
Flipkart-owned digital payments platform PhonePe announced last week that it now accounts for maximum UPI transactions in the country. With a 45 percent share of 16.6 million UPI transactions, it is ahead of the government-backed BHIM app, and a host of other UPI-based banking apps. PhonePe, of course, is driving usage through cashbacks, offers,
The pension fund of investment group HAL is the healthiest in the country with a coverage ratio of 184%, the Telegraaf reported on Friday. This means HAL has €1.84 in its pension fund for every euro it is obligated to pay out.
The family doctors’ pension fund is also looking healthy with a coverage ratio of 132%, the paper...
by Chidanand Rajghatta
WASHINGTON: Pakistan has indicated it might go for broke against the United States with ties between the two countries reaching a new low.
Enraged at being called out by President Trump for nurturing terrorist groups, Islamabad is said to have devised a ''three-option toughest diplomatic policy,'' including an extreme case
A day after Google launched its new digital payment app “Tez” in India, the company’s Indian-born CEO Sundar Pichai btweeted it will help India move closer to digital transformation. “We hope that the launch of @TezByGoogle will help take India one step closer to your vision of @_DigitalIndia,” Pichai tweeted.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley who
Amazon will be hosting its Great Indian Sale from tomorrow, and will continue till September 24. Amazon has a new “Buy Now, Pay next year” scheme for HDFC Bank credit card holders who will be allowed to start their EMI cycle in January 2018. They will essentially get a three month EMI break on choosing the three months or six months EMI cycle.