Rs. 500, Rs. 1000 notes no longer legal tender
Currency of Rs. 500 and Rs.1,000 ceased to be legal tender from midnight on Tuesday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced this in a surprise address to the nation on Tuesday night. He said the decision was taken to root out the menace of black money and corruption.

Forum aims to boost Vietnam-India trade, investment ties
Hanoi (VNA) – A business forum was held in Hanoi on November 2 in an effort to boost trade and investment partnerships between Vietnam and India – one of the 10 biggest trade partners of the Southeast Asian nation.

Deputy PM urges Indian businesses to invest more in Vietnam
Hanoi (VNA) – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has urged Indian businesses to invest more in Vietnam, which has joined 10 free trade agreements of key regions in the world.

India, UK to explore free trade deal during Theresa May's trip
NEW DELHI: Making India her first bilateral visit outside the European Union (EU), UK Prime Minister Theresa May will explore with PM Narendra Modi, the future of ties between India and Britain in a post-Brexit world.

Indian consumers prefer Indian Gold Coin: WGC-MMTC study
The Indian Gold Coin is part of Indian PM Narendra Modi’s Make in India initiative.

Big shakeup! Cyrus Mistry removed as Tata Sons chairman,  Ratan Tata steps in
MUMBAI: The board of Tata Sons shocked corporate India by sacking Cyrus Mistry as chairman four years into the job as Ratan Tata emerged from retirement to wrest back control of the group that bears his family name. The unprecedented move could spark a battle between two of Mumbai’s oldest business families, which share close ties — the Mistrys own about a fifth of Tata Sons, the group holding company.

India's startup bubble has already burst
India's great startup boom has come to an end.

India, Russia commit to boost bilateral trade
A joint statement was issued after the meeting of PM Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the ongoing BRICS summit. Both the leaders reiterated their commitment to further easing of business.

Indian firm wants to supply garment-textile machines for Vietnam
HCM City (VNA) – Numerous Indian firms are seeking opportunities to export their garment-textile machines to Vietnam.

India, Vietnam enhance IT partnership
HCM City (VNA) – Vietnamese and Indian businesses discussed new cooperation plans, including the establishment of joint ventures in information technology, during a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on October 6.