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WPI inflation rises to 2.93 per cent in February

WPI based inflation stood at 2.76 per cent in January, 2019. WPI inflation stood at 2.74 per cent during February 2018.

14 Mar 2019 12:34 PM

RBI to inject liquidity worth USD 5 billion into system

Under the swap auction, minimum bid size would be USD 25 million and in multiples of USD 1 million thereafter.

14 Mar 2019 9:18 AM

Pvt manufacturing firms posted 24.9 pc growth in net profit in Q3: RBI

The companies posted a net profit of Rs 77,500 crore in the third quarter of the fiscal compared to Rs 57,800 crore in the year-ago period.

13 Mar 2019 6:44 PM

EC gives go-ahead to GST Council meeting on March 19

The nod from the Election Commission was required as the Model Code of Conduct has been in force since Sunday.

13 Mar 2019 5:32 PM

IBM chief Rometty says Indians lack skill sets to be employed

According to private economic think tank CMIE data, as of February, there were as many as 31.2 million youths actively looking for jobs.

13 Mar 2019 3:15 PM


Inadequate tariff revision in FY20 a concern for discoms, says Icra

Electricity distribution utilities in 17 of the 29 states have filed tariff petitions for FY20.

13 Mar 2019 1:33 PM survey predicts marginally higher salary hikes in 2019

Top paying sectors for 2019 would be consumer internet, professional services, BFSI, and ITeS.

13 Mar 2019 1:13 PM

RBI to infuse Rs 12,500 crore via OMOs on Thursday

The purchase will happen through multi-security auction using the multiple price method.

13 Mar 2019 8:24 AM

Consumer inflation rises to 2.57 per cent in February

Consumer inflation in January was re-examined downwards to 1.97 per cent from 2.05 per cent, as per an official statement.

12 Mar 2019 6:29 PM

Rupee gains 25 paise against dollar on positive cues

Forex traders attributed the rupee rise to growing support for the Modi government in the upcoming general elections.

11 Mar 2019 6:38 PM


FCI sells almost entire pulses stock of 2.98 lakh tonne

FCI is the central nodal agency that undertakes mainly the procurement and distribution of wheat and rice at the MSP.

11 Mar 2019 5:27 PM

India-Africa biz conclave: Policymakers to discuss strategies to scale up trade ties

The annual Conclave brings senior Ministers, policymakers, officials, business leaders, bankers, technologists entrepreneurs and others.

11 Mar 2019 4:57 PM

India seeks Saudi investment in strategic oil storage, rescue plan for refinery

The official statement said: 'Saudi Arabia's participation in Indian Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) program was also discussed.'

10 Mar 2019 2:09 PM

As petrol prices spike before polls, Pradhan seeks Saudi help to cool rates

Petrol and diesel prices, which are revised daily, have been on the rise for the last one month or so.

10 Mar 2019 1:45 PM

Irdai panel suggests host of steps for speedy settlement of insurance claims

Surveyors and loss assessors are expected to survey and assess the damage/loss and submit report about it.

10 Mar 2019 1:25 PM


RBI slaps penalties on 36 major banks for non-compliance in SWIFT operations

Reserve Bank of India has imposed penalties worth Rs 71 crore on 36 public, private and foreign banks.

09 Mar 2019 10:51 AM

What top women economists predict for 2019

India’s economy, among the world’s fastest growing, faces risks from a global slowdown and political instability after a national election.

09 Mar 2019 1:07 AM

Govt achieves 87 pc of 8 cr free LPG connections target; issues 7-croreth connection

The target was later raised to 8 crore connections by 2021 and now envisages giving all households a connection.

08 Mar 2019 7:28 PM

Govt will meet fiscal deficit target of 3.4 per cent in FY'19:Garg

As per interim Budget 2019-20, the government has pegged fiscal deficit target of 3.4 pc for current fiscal year ending March 31.

08 Mar 2019 7:14 PM

Women with children under six make up about 10.2 pc of managers in India: Report

In contrast, 89.8 per cent managers with children under six years of age are men.

08 Mar 2019 5:56 PM