News digest: PepsiCo India CEO quits, Richard Thaler bags Nobel, and more

Saudi Aramco sets sight on India's downstream sector, plans mega investment


Saudi Aramco has set up a local arm, Aramco Asia India, even as it evaluates picking up a stake in the Rs 40,000-crore mega refinery on the west coast of the country. Read more


Psychology of economics: Richard Thaler bags Nobel


Richard H Thaler was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science on Monday for his contributions to behavioural economics. Read more


PepsiCo India CEO Shivakumar quits


The company announced on Monday that Shivakumar would be leaving PepsiCo India on December 31. Read more


Centre eyes Rs 12,000 crore through Bharat 22 ETF


The Centre is looking to raise as much as Rs 12,000 crore from retail investors this Diwali by divesting holdings in 22 companies through the Bharat 22 exchange traded funds (ETFs). Read more


Amitabh Bachchan still the most-wanted endorser in Bollywood


Everyone is looking for the original Don of Bollywood — and with good reason. In the fickle business of stardom, Amitabh Bachchan — who turns 75 this Wednesday — has managed to remain relevant, anchoring Kaun Banega Crorepati, starring in films, and endorsing products. Read more

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