Jescilia Karayamparambil

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'Hotels biz at standstill, new lockdown measures in Maharashtra will impact 70% of the restaurant biz'

'Hotels biz at standstill, new lockdown measures in Maharashtra will impact 70% of the restaurant business'

There is a growing fear about economic losses among hotel and restaurant business, but there is also a major concern over losing manpower...Read More

Transformation of Maharashtra — Industry Revitalised webinar: Maha's goal of $1 trillion remains unchanged, despite the pandemic

Transformation of Maharashtra — Industry Revitalised webinar: Maha's goal of $1 trillion remains unchanged, despite the pandemic

When you are among the best performers, then the expectations around such performers are also high. Thus, when India aspires to become a ...Read More

Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited plans to enter commercial ship refit business in near future, says its CMD Narayan Prasad

Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited plans to enter commercial ship refit business in near future, says its CMD Narayan Prasad

Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) was among the few companies that decided to hit the capital market when the market was full of s...Read More

Milk is milk; others merely derivatives and clones

Milk is milk; others merely derivatives and clones

The buzz around veganism and resurgent drive for pushing plant-based drinks have exposed the Indian dairy industry to a new potential ris...Read More

SCI's growth trend is expected to continue during the next quarter, says its managing director Harjeet Kaur Joshi

SCI's growth trend is expected to continue during the next quarter, says its managing director Harjeet Kaur Joshi

Harjeet Kaur Joshi, Chairperson and Managing Director (MD) of Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) is the first female to head the shippin...Read More

By mid-April, land allocation to 54 companies looking at investing Rs 1.12 lakh crore in Maharashtra will be held, says P Anbalagan, CEO of MIDC

By mid-April, land allocation to 54 companies looking at investing Rs 1.12 lakh crore in Maharashtra will be held, says P Anbalagan, CEO of MIDC

Even during the pandemic, Maharashtra was one among the many states that were star performers in attracting investments into industry. T...Read More

2021 will be about changing the narrative about Zoom, says Sameer Raje, head of Zoom India

2021 will be about changing the narrative about Zoom, says Sameer Raje, head of Zoom India

Over a Zoom call, Sameer Raje, Country head of Zoom India waits for the interview with FPJ’s Jescilia Karayamparambil and R N Bhaskar to...Read More

The Future of Banking webinar series: Embedded Finance for MSMEs with appropriate technology to be the right mix for future growth, says former RBI deputy Viral Acharya

The Future of Banking webinar series: Embedded Finance for MSMEs with appropriate technology to be the right mix for future growth, says former RBI deputy Viral Acharya

Viral Acharya, a C.V. Starr Professor of Economics in the Department of Finance at New York University Stern School of Business (NYU-Ster...Read More

More small finance banks will help serve customers in a holistic manner, says R Bhaskar Babu of Suryoday Small Finance Bank

More small finance banks will help serve customers in a holistic manner, says R Bhaskar Babu of Suryoday Small Finance Bank

Suryoday Small Finance Bank has the second highest three-year AUM growth rate of 64 per cent in fiscal 2020, as per the company’s DRHP. ...Read More

Budget 2021: Disappointed the Tourism   and hospitality sector

Budget 2021 left tourism and hospitality sector disappointed

After being left out of the special economic and comprehensive package, the tourism and hospitality sector were hoping that the governme...Read More

Banking sector cheers: After Budget 2021 presentation, stocks of IndusInd Bank, ICICI Bank, SBI, RBL Bank up by more than 9%

Banking sector cheers: After Budget 2021 presentation, stocks of IndusInd Bank, ICICI Bank, SBI, RBL Bank up by more than 9%

Bank stocks jumped up by around 7 per cent. This was mainly due to the strong impetus given to infrastructure, healthcare and other secto...Read More

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies: To invest or not to invest

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies: To invest or not to invest

With cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin witnessing a price drop recently, while some discerning investors are slowly getting disenchanted with...Read More

Kinetic Green to become a Rs 10,000 crore company in the next 10-15 years, says Sulajja Firodia Motwani of Kinetic Green Energy and Power Solutions

Kinetic Green to become a Rs 10,000 crore company in the next 10-15 years, says Sulajja Firodia Motwani of Kinetic Green Energy and Power Solutions

Sulajja Firodia Motwani, a third-generation scion of the Firodia family, has seen the opportunity that COVID has brought for her company ...Read More

NBFCs will grow by 15 percent next year: YS Chakravarti, MD & CEO, Shriram City Union Finance

NBFCs will grow by 15 percent next year: YS Chakravarti, MD & CEO, Shriram City Union Finance

NBFCs have seen the industry go through a turmoil during the past few years and right now it is the COVID-19 impact. But these NBFCs have...Read More

Good portfolios are made during bad times; mistakes are made during good times: Aseem Dhru, Founder & CEO of SBFC Finance

Good portfolios are made during bad times; mistakes are made during good times: Aseem Dhru, Founder & CEO of SBFC Finance

MSME-focused SBFC Finance has grown significantly in just three years. Today, the NBFC’s Assets Under Management (AUM) stand at Rs 3,516...Read More

Metro line 2A and 7 will be operational in 2021; most MMRDA projects to near completion by 2025, says RA Rajeev of MMRDA

Metro line 2A and 7 will be operational in 2021; most MMRDA projects to near completion by 2025, says RA Rajeev of MMRDA

The results of MMRDA’s efforts will be visible before 2021-end

Mumbai Metro lines 2A and 7 will be operational in 2021

Mumbai Metro lines 2A and 7 will be operational in 2021

Mumbai: The two metro lines — 2A (Dahisar-DN Nagar) and 7 (Dahisar E-Andheri E) — will be operational in 2021, confirmed RA Rajeev, Metro...Read More

Despite COVID-19 impact, Fincare SFB targets 10-20% growth in 2020-2021

Despite COVID-19 impact, Fincare SFB targets 10-20% growth in 2020-2021

2020 was a year mainly dominated and impacted by COVID-19. Despite the pandemic, Fincare Small Finance Bank’s (Fincare SFB) MD and CEO, R...Read More

Ampersand Group expects healthcare venture to make USD 1 billion over the next 2-3 years

Ampersand Group expects healthcare venture to make USD 1 billion over the next 2-3 years

Ampersand was established in 2004 by Rustom Kerawalla, Founder – Chairman of the group. Since then, this company has made its presence f...Read More

The changing contours of Maharashtra: Maharashtra plans for growing prosperity

The changing contours of Maharashtra: Maharashtra plans for growing prosperity

A four-part webinar series was organised from December 8 to December 11 titled ‘The changing contours of Maharashtra’. This session was o...Read More

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