Tag Archives: cost

Backed by decline in finance cost, Flipkart trims loss

The filings state that the company has managed to achieve a 63% reduction in losses from Rs 46,895 crore ($6.6 billion) in 2018 to Rs 17,231 crore ($2.42 billion) for FY19. Flipkart group, the e-commerce behemoth’s holding company based in Singapore has reported a 42% increase in group revenue in FY 19, according to regulatory filings accessed by business intelligence platform ... Read More »

With fewer exclusions, will health insurance cost more?

The insurance regulator recently issued a draft on standardizing and rationalizing exclusions in health insurancepolicies. The draft seeks to redefine terms such as pre-existing ailment to remove ambiguity, seeks to include new lines of treatment due to medical advancement, besides making other customer-friendly recommendations such as giving insurers an eight-year moratorium after which a policy is not contestable except for proven ... Read More »

Koinex Launches Crypto-to-Crypto Trading at Zero Cost in India

Koinex, a digital assets exchange, commenced crypto-to-crypto trading at zero cost on its web and mobile platforms with the launch of 15 pairs of tokens which will be available for trading right from the start. “Our platform is built with the agility and technical brilliance to adapt to any market requirement. We were deliberating on the possible new offerings on ... Read More »

iPhone Battery Replacement Programme Will Cost Apple $10 Billion From Reduced Sales: Barclays

Apple’s offer to replace old batteries at cheaper rates may affect new iPhone sales in 2018. Barclays analyst Mark Moskowitz, in a note, says that even a small percentage of people opting for battery replacement over upgrade could affect the sale of new iPhone models. Apple had recently apologised for slowing down iPhone models and offered a new battery replacement programme. Under the ... Read More »

GST: New tax regime may hike tuition fees, cost of living for students in Pune

While most experts feel that the rollout of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will not have any immediate impact on the education sector and keep the household budget for academic costs untouched, educationists beg to differ. They believe that the effects of GST will be felt in more ways than one. Fees for tutorials, competitive exam coaching While school ... Read More »

OnePlus 5 Price in India Leaked, Top Model Said to Cost Rs. 37,999

OnePlus 5 is set to launch in India on June 22, and the company is rolling out details about the device bit by bit to keep the hype train going. Last night, OnePlus unveiled its first official render, giving us a glimpse of what the back of the device will look like. Now, new information has cropped up online revealing ... Read More »

Galaxy,Note7,recall,will,cost,Samsung,a,”heartbreaking,amount”

If a couple of recent leaks are to go by, the Xiaomi Mi Note 2 – which has already been the subject of several rumors and leaks – might be made official as early as next week. The first leak, which comes courtesy of a Weibo user, reveals a September 14 release. It also reveals some of the device’s key ... Read More »

Galaxy Note7 recall will cost Samsung a “heartbreaking amount”

A total of 2.5 million Samsung Galaxy Note7 units were shipped before the companyannounced a global recall for the phablet over battery fire hazard. Obviously, the step will have a strong financial impact on the tech giant, but just how much the figure is? When asked about it, Samsung’s smartphone business head Koh Dong Jin just said that it’s a ... Read More »

MBBS admission in private colleges to cost more: Increase in the tuition fee

Students who are planning to pursue MBBS from private educational institutions in Madhya Pradesh (MP) will now have to pay a higher tuition fee from the upcoming academic session beginning from October first week. This decision was taken by the Admission and Fees Regulatory Committee (AFRC), according to which there will be increase of 33 per cent to 53 per ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge Olympic Games Edition to cost around $940 in South Korea

As you might already know, the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge Olympic Games Limited Edition was made official over a week ago and will only be available in a handful of countries, including the US, Brazil, Germany, China, and South Korea. While we already know the price tag the device carries in Germany (in fact it’s been up for pre-order there ... Read More »