Green Tree unveils GreenTown

Green Tree Homes & Ventures Pvt Ltd on Wednesday announced the launch of its ‘premium value’housing project, GreennTown. GreennTown, coming up at a cost of Rs 500 crore, comprises of semi-independent houses spread over 44 acres at Pollivakam in Thiruvallur…

Gold price comes down, sales go high

The coming down of gold prices has resulted in the high sales of the yellow metal, especially in south Indian cities Chennai and Bengaluru. It is to be noted that the price of gold slumped by Rs. 123 per gram…

Micro Tech joins hands with insurance broker

Micro Technologies has signed a pact to bundle Micro VBB, its anti-theft security system with motor insurances policies sold by Landmark Insurance Brokers. Aditya Sekhar, Joint Managing Director of Micro Technologies, said: “Come April, we will embark on a pilot…

IRDA bats for online policy sale

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) has informed online sale of Insurance Policies is one of the ways of distribution of insurance policies. This was stated by Minister of State for Finance Namo Narain Meena in written reply to…

SKS pay penalty

SKS Microfinance said it has paid Rs 50 lakh as penalty imposed by insurance regulator IRDA along with a request to file a review petition to drop the charge made against the company. This is with reference to the earlier…

Nokia offers mobile insurance

Leading handset maker Nokia has tied up with state-run New India Assurance to offer Indian customers insurance cover against loss and damage of their devices. The insurance, which will be initially offered through Nokia branded retail stores in select cities,…

Say good bye to pain, thanks to WBC

Mala Devi, who was suffering from rheumatoid arthritis, is smiling bright now.  For, her pain has abated, some mobility has returned, she has put on weight, and most importantly, for her, stopped all drugs. All because of one reason- the…

Hyundai workers on strike

Some workers at Hyundai’s plant near Chennai have gone on strike. The striking workers are affiliated to Hyundai Motor India Employees Union (HMIEU), and are demanding reinstatement of 27 suspended staff. On Monday, workers belonging to the CITU-affiliated Hyundai Motor…