The smart card industry is growing with several technological advances such as the new system-on-chip (SOC) architecture, and the manufacturing of fingerprint sensors. A variety of industry players are developing biometric payment cards, and smart payment cards are expected to become a major consumer product to be incorporated with embedded biometrics over the projected timeframe. … [Read more...] about Smart Card market to boom in next five years
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The prevailing conditions of an economic slowdown led to weak tax collection coupled with a significant cut in corporate tax in 2019, Budget 2020-21 revised downwards the gross tax revenue (GTR) estimate from Rs 24.61 lakh crore in the Budget Estimate (BE) of 2019-20 budget to Rs 21.63 lakh crore in the Revised Estimate (RE) for this fiscal year, a 12 percent increase over the RE. … [Read more...] about Government’s ambitious tax mop-up target for FY20 makes FY21 goal daunting
The report said this could be a dampener when it comes to endorsing brands in the financial services sector, where parameters like trustworthy and reliability play a huge role. The report added probably the playboy image of Ranbir Kapoor drags down the couple’s rating on these fronts. … [Read more...] about From DeepVeer to Virushka: Are power couples always a sparkle for brands?
The QIP and OFS plans are in line with the Securities and Exchange Board of India's (SEBI) rule on minimum public shareholding (MPS) for listed companies. The rule stipulates that promoters cannot own more than 75 percent and that public shareholders should own a minimum of 25 percent. … [Read more...] about Radhakishan Damani now India’s second richest, as per Forbes’ Billionaire Index
Last month, SpaceX became the operator of the world’s largest active satellite constellation. As of the end of January, the company had 242 satellites orbiting the planet, with plans to launch 42,000 over the next decade. This is part of its ambitious project to provide internet access across the globe. The race to put satellites in space is on, with Amazon, U.K.-based OneWeb, and other companies chomping at the bit to place thousands of satellites in orbit in the coming months. … [Read more...] about What happens when all the tiny satellites we’re shooting into space get hacked?