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Fixed Deposit Interest Rates Offered By Small Finance Banks

Small finance banks often pay higher interest rates on deposits compared to commercial banks. Fixed deposit (FDs), also known as term deposits, are secure financial instruments offered by private and public sector banks, small finance banks (SFBs), non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) and post offices. Small finance banks pay higher interest rates on fixed deposits compared to commercial banks. Small finance banks focus on financial ... Read More »

Singapore Health Database Hit by Cyber-Attack, Leaking Details of 1.5 Million Including PM

A major cyber-attack on Singapore’s government health database stole the personal information of about 1.5 million people, including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, the government said on Friday. The attack, which the government called “the most serious breach of personal data” that the country has experienced, comes as the highly wired and digitalised state has made cyber-security a top priority ... Read More »

Samsung Commits to Using Only Renewable Energy by 2020

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung to install 42,000 square meters of solar panels this year Samsung is a major producer of computer chips South Korea gets 6 percent of its energy from renewable sources Samsung Electronics, the world’s biggest smartphone maker, has pledged to convert its operations in the United States, Europe and China to using only solar and other renewable energy by ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro Price in India Slashed by Rs. 2,500

Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro has received a price drop in India. To recall, the smartphone was launched at Rs. 27,990 in India in April last year, and the price had since fallen to Rs. 24,900. The retailer reports the Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro price in India is now Rs. 22,400 – a price drop of Rs. 2,500. The updated price is already reflecting ... Read More »

5G Smartphone Shipments to Exceed 100 Million Units by 2021: Counterpoint

The 5G smartphone shipments are expected to grow a whopping 255 percent by 2021, almost reaching 110 million units, a new report said on Tuesday. According to Counterpoint Research, while the growth will be slow during the initial commercialisation phase in 2019, there will be an uptick in sales once countries shift from non-standalone to standalone 5G infrastructure. “We also expect 5G chips to ... Read More »

Apple Being Investigated by Israeli Agency Over Handling of iPhone Slowdown

Israel’s consumer protection bureau said on Tuesday it was investigating Apple over a failure to disclose to consumers that its software could slow performance in some iPhones. The Consumer Protection and Fair Trade Authority said in a statement it had questioned the head of Apple in Israel, Rony Friedman. A spokesman at the Authority said it had the power to levy significant fines in civil ... Read More »

Led by Alto & Dzire, Maruti Suzuki now sells 1 car every 20 seconds; Swift, Baleno, Brezza top sellers

Maruti Suzuki has just recorded its best ever sales figures for a business year. The automaker sold over 16.5 lakh cars in India over the last 12 months (April 2017 to March 2018). This means that Maruti sold 4,530 cars every day, or 1 car every 20 seconds. This sales performance has given Maruti over 50 % of market share ... Read More »

India’s real estate sector to reach $180 billion by 2020, says report

India’s real estate sector is projected to reach $180 billion by 2020 from $126 billion in 2015, according to a joint report by CREDAI and JLL.Investment inflows in the housing sector since 2014 have been Rs 590 billion, about 47 per cent of the total invested money in real estate, it said.The report also said that the contribution of the residential segment to the ... Read More »

Car Imports From India To UK Jumped By Over 8%

Car imports from India to the UK spiked last year with an 8.3 per cent hike in registration of Indian-built vehicles by buyers in Britain, authorities said today. While imports were strong, exports to India declined, according to the latest UK automotive industry figures released here. The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) found that the popularity of Indian-built ... Read More »

OnePlus 5T White Sandstone Variant Listed by Online Retailer Ahead of Anticipated Launch on Friday

OnePlus launched its flagship smartphone OnePlus 5T in November last year. A new variant of the OnePlus 5T, listed by an established online retailer for sales beginning Friday, January 5, is described as ‘White Sandstone’ confirming reports from last week. OnePlus has previously released two other special variants of the OnePlus 5T – the Star Wars edition and the Lava Red edition. According to a listing on ... Read More »