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  Business   Economy  04 May 2017

Business, Economy, 04 May 2017

Linking Aadhaar with ration cards results in money saving

Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said that linking resulted in a huge saving of Rs 14,000 crore.

04 May 2017 9:03 PM

How RBI, banks will tackle Rs 6 lakh crore NPAs

Amendments will give RBI powers to directly interven in the issue and instruct banks for speedy redressal.

04 May 2017 4:53 PM

I-T department activates all ITRs for e-filing

New ITRs have been made available for filing on the e-portal of the department.

04 May 2017 4:30 PM

Lavasa ask for Amendments to Banking Regulation Act

Lavasa said "we should be able to reach resolution in many of the cases".

04 May 2017 4:11 PM

India's revenue receipts to reach Rs 30 lakh cr in 2 yrs: Gadkari

Government plans to bring down logistics costs drastically to enhance exports and create huge employment.

04 May 2017 3:58 PM


GST to be game changer for media, broadcasting

Broadcasting sector in India is as at the threshold of entering into new era of digital broadcasting.

04 May 2017 3:06 PM

Retail inflation may rise due to fading demonetisation impact

Consumer inflation may see an uptick at 5.5-6 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2017

04 May 2017 2:11 PM

Air cargo sector to grow at 9 pc: Ashok Gajapathi Raju

The cargo sector is yet to see robust expansion despite high growth potential.

04 May 2017 1:25 PM

Cabinet okays 7th Pay Commission proposals; key facts

Armed forces have been pressing for reverting to percentage-based regime for disability pension.

04 May 2017 1:13 PM

Indian market should be more deregulated, FDI friendly: ADB

ADB has forecast India's economic growth rate at 7.4 per cent in the current fiscal year.

04 May 2017 1:10 PM


National Steel Policy: 300 MT output, Rs 10 lakh cr investment

Cabinet also approved a policy for use of domestic steel products in government organisations.

04 May 2017 1:09 PM

Bank stocks surge up to 9 pc on NPA resolution push

Public sector banks are saddled with NPAs or bad loans to the tune of a staggering Rs 6 lakh crore.

04 May 2017 12:16 PM

Cabinet okays Rs 6,000 crore scheme for food processing sector

Objective of SAMPADA is to supplement agriculture, modernise processing and decrease agri-waste.

04 May 2017 11:34 AM

Service sector growth nearly stalls in April: PMI

A composite PMI, which includes both manufacturing and services, fell to 51.3 last month from 52.3 in March.

04 May 2017 11:24 AM

Cabinet clears ordinance to amend Banking Act to tackle NPAs

Amendment will empower the RBI to issue direction to banks to recover non-performing assets (NPAs) from loan defaulters.

04 May 2017 10:58 AM


Government takes decision on banking sector: Jaitley

Bad loans at Indian lenders hit a record $150 billion as of end-December.

04 May 2017 10:22 AM