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PM Narendra Modi meets key secretaries in run up to Budget

PM Modi is likely to have discussed the reforms road map for every department.

18 Jun 2019 7:10 PM

Manufacturing, infrastructure to add 58,200 jobs in Apr-Sept FY20

According to TeamLease Services report for April-September FY20, these industries will witness a 2 pc increase in net employment.

18 Jun 2019 12:53 PM

RBI may cut rates by another 25 bps in 2019: Fitch Ratings

RBI cut the repo rate to 5.75 per cent on June 6, its third cut in 2019, while also changing its policy stance to ‘accommodative’.

18 Jun 2019 8:59 AM

Budget 2019: Govt faces hard choice of 9 pc growth or 2 pc decline on MGNREGA

Budget 2019: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman may have to raise allocation for NREGA to alleviate agrarian crisis.

17 Jun 2019 3:44 PM

Swiss authorities to share details of at least 50 Indians holding illicit wealth

In 2014 PM Modi had termed the crackdown on black money, including those allegedly parked in Swiss banks, as a key focus area.

17 Jun 2019 1:13 PM

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FinMin assessing capital needs of PSBs; Budget may make provision for Rs 30,000 cr

The government made record capital infusion of Rs 1,06,000 crore in the public sector banks last fiscal.

17 Jun 2019 11:17 AM

CREDAI seeks bank funding for developers to buy land for affordable housing projects

Land funding is typically done by NBFCs or private equities, it said, but added that cost to developers are as high as 25 pc.

16 Jun 2019 6:23 PM

'India has wage problem, not job problem': Mohandas Pai

India is not producing good jobs, but creating a lot of Rs 10,000-Rs 15,000 low-paid jobs, says T V Mohandas Pai.

16 Jun 2019 5:18 PM

Trai mulls approach to determine unique mobile subscribers base

Subscriber number does not give exact picture of those connected or unconnected as it counts multiple phone connections.

16 Jun 2019 4:03 PM

India can boost exports of 300 products to US, China amid trade war: Report

Both US and China are imposing heavy import duties on each other's products, which has triggered a trade war.

16 Jun 2019 1:59 PM

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India's services exports up 2.8 pc to USD 18.06 bn in April

The services sector receipt or exports during April 2018 stood at USD 17.56 billion.

14 Jun 2019 7:26 PM

'Cross-border data movement under new law may be allowed on basis of reciprocity'

India will uphold its data sovereignty. That will not be negotiable, said IT and Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.

14 Jun 2019 7:04 PM

India to impose retaliatory tariff on 29 US items from June 16

A notification with this regard will be issued by the finance ministry soon, sources said.

14 Jun 2019 5:21 PM

Passenger vehicle retail sales dip 1 pc in May: FADA

Two-wheeler sales declined by 8.6 per cent to 14,07,361 units last month as compared with 15,40,377 units in the year-ago period.

14 Jun 2019 2:24 PM

India Inc revenue growth hits six-quarter low in Q4: Report

Commodity linked sectors revenue growth slowed to 12.4 percent in the January-March quarter of FY19.

13 Jun 2019 7:27 PM

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Ficci for increasing FDI cap in insurance to 74 per cent

In line with 100 pc FDI in food retail, a similar policy could be considered for multi-brand retail in products, said Ficci.

13 Jun 2019 7:02 PM

Extend tax sops to retail investors in corporate bond: Market players to FM

In pre-budget meeting with finance minister, markets players made suggestions on infusion of capital in niche/regional banks.

13 Jun 2019 4:38 PM

India gets USD 42 billion FDI inflows in 2018: UN report

FDI inflows in developing countries in Asia registered a rise of 3.9 per cent to USD 512 billion during the last calender.

13 Jun 2019 9:06 AM

India home to world's second largest internet user base, thanks to Jio: Report

Reliance Jio is one of the most innovative internet companies based outside the US, the report added.

12 Jun 2019 6:52 PM

Industrial growth at 6-month high of 3.4 per cent in April

IIP growth mainly on account of improvement in mining and power generation, according to official data.

12 Jun 2019 6:17 PM

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