Articles about Gautam Adani

Adani Group acquires Holcim's stake in Ambuja, ACC for $10.5bn

17 May 2022

Business
Adani Group acquires Holcim's stake in Ambuja, ACC for $10.5bn

Swiss cement giant Holcim has decided to exit India by selling its business in the country to Gautam Adani-led conglomerate for $10.5 billion.

Gautam Adani becomes world's 5th richest person, surpasses Warren Buffett

26 Apr 2022

Business
Gautam Adani becomes world's 5th richest person, surpasses Warren Buffett

Gautam Adani, Chairman of Adani Group, has become the fifth-richest person in the world, topping legendary investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett, as per Forbes.

Gautam Adani joins $100 billion club, surpasses Mukesh Ambani

03 Apr 2022

Business
Gautam Adani joins $100 billion club, surpasses Mukesh Ambani

Gautam Adani, chairman of Adani Group, is the latest member of the $100 billion club, surpassing Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani to become India's wealthiest man, according to Bloomberg's Billionaires Index.

At $49 billion, Adani's wealth jumped the most in 2021

17 Mar 2022

Business
At $49 billion, Adani's wealth jumped the most in 2021

Gautam Adani, the second-richest person in India and Asia, increased his wealth by $49 billion last year, according to the 2022 M3M Hurun Global Rich List.

Gautam Adani overtakes Mukesh Ambani as Asia's richest person

08 Feb 2022

Business
Gautam Adani overtakes Mukesh Ambani as Asia's richest person

Gautam Adani, Indian billionaire and the chairperson of the Adani Group, has become the richest person in Asia, according to figures from the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

Gautam Adani defends India's handling of COVID-19

21 Sep 2021

India
Gautam Adani defends India's handling of COVID-19

Amid talk of his infrastructure conglomerate venturing into the media space, billionaire Gautam Adani on Tuesday said media coverage cannot be biased under the garb of press freedom and criticism should not be at the cost of national dignity.

Ambani, Adani to turn competitors over green energy domination

07 Jul 2021

Business
Ambani, Adani to turn competitors over green energy domination

Reliance Industries Limited's renewed interest in green energy may lead to a high-profile corporate face-off between two of India's richest men: RIL's Mukesh Ambani and fellow billionaire Gautam Adani.

India's richest 100 earned Rs. 13 lakh crore since March-2020

25 Jan 2021

Business
India's richest 100 earned Rs. 13 lakh crore since March-2020

India's top 100 billionaires saw their wealth increase by Rs. 13 lakh crore since March last year even as the COVID-19 pandemic led to severe job losses, Oxfam said in its latest report.

Coronavirus wiped nearly a quarter of Indian billionaires' wealth: Forbes

06 May 2020

Business
Coronavirus wiped nearly a quarter of Indian billionaires' wealth: Forbes

The outbreak of COVID-19, which has claimed over 2.5 lakh lives and put a third of the world's population under lockdown, has wrecked economies completely.

#CoronavirusImpact: Mukesh Ambani lost $300 million/day in two months

07 Apr 2020

Business
#CoronavirusImpact: Mukesh Ambani lost $300 million/day in two months

The outbreak of coronavirus over the last two months has left economies reeling, business disrupted, and people jobless.

India Rich List: Mukesh Ambani retains top-spot for 12th year

11 Oct 2019

Business
India Rich List: Mukesh Ambani retains top-spot for 12th year

Forbes India has released its list of richest Indians and for the twelfth year in a row Reliance Industries' Chairman Mukesh Ambani remains India's wealthiest.

Forbes names Mukesh Ambani 'richest Indian' for 11th straight time

04 Oct 2018

Business
Forbes names Mukesh Ambani 'richest Indian' for 11th straight time

Mukesh Ambani, the Chairman of Reliance Industries, has once again emerged as the richest Indian - for the 11th consecutive year - with a net worth of $47.3 billion, according to Forbes magazine.

Modi launches projects worth Rs. 60,000cr in UP

29 Jul 2018

India
Modi launches projects worth Rs. 60,000cr in UP

PM Narendra Modi will today mark the start of projects worth Rs. 60,000cr in UP, a state that sends 80 MPs to the parliament.

Yogi government's 1st year: How did it fare?

19 Mar 2018

Politics
Yogi government's 1st year: How did it fare?

Last March, belying expectations and poll punters, BJP and its allies stormed to power in the UP assembly, winning 325 of 403 seats.

UP investors Summit 2018: Will Yogi create history?

26 Feb 2018

Politics
UP investors Summit 2018: Will Yogi create history?

The recently-concluded UP's Investor Summit was a glitzy marketing spectacle. What's more, industrialists promised investments worth Rs. 4.28Lcr by signing about 1,045 MoUs.

UP Investors' Summit 2018: Yogi says UP shedding "BIMARU" tag

21 Feb 2018

Politics
UP Investors' Summit 2018: Yogi says UP shedding "BIMARU" tag

Lucknow is hosting the two-day Uttar Pradesh Investors' Summit, which is the first such event to be held by CM Yogi Adityanath's government.

Controversial Carmichael project: Adani cancels A$2bn contract with Australia's Downer

18 Dec 2017

Business
Controversial Carmichael project: Adani cancels A$2bn contract with Australia's Downer

Indian multinational conglomerate Adani Group has parted ways with Australian mining company Downer, terminating an A$2billion ($1.5billion) contract for the proposed, controversial $16.5billion Carmichael coal mine project in Australia's Queensland.

Pro-Kabaddi League: Know all about the 12 teams' owners

13 Jul 2017

Sports
Pro-Kabaddi League: Know all about the 12 teams' owners

The fifth season of the Pro Kabaddi League is set to begin soon.

Vibrant Gujarat: Teen signs Rs.5 crore MoU for drones

13 Jan 2017

India
Vibrant Gujarat: Teen signs Rs.5 crore MoU for drones

14 year old Harshwardhan Zala signed a Rs.5 crore memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Department of Science and Technology, Government of Gujarat.

25,000+ MoUs signed at Vibrant Gujarat 2017

13 Jan 2017

India
25,000+ MoUs signed at Vibrant Gujarat 2017

Over 25,000 MoUs were signed at the Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2017.

Over 24,000 investment intentions signed at Vibrant Gujarat 2017

12 Jan 2017

India
Over 24,000 investment intentions signed at Vibrant Gujarat 2017

Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel stated that 24,385 investment intentions were signed with industry giants and various heads of state on the second day of 8th edition of the Vibrant Gujarat Summit being held at Gandhinagar.

PM Modi inaugurates Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit

11 Jan 2017

India
PM Modi inaugurates Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2017 at Gujarat's Gandhinagar.