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RBI issues norms for banks to set up currency chests

The new chests should have a processing capacity of 6.6 lakh pieces of banknotes per day.

09 Apr 2019 9:22 AM

Investment boost: World Bank says India GDP to grow 7.5 per cent this year

With robust growth, and food prices poised to recover, inflation is expected to converge toward 4 per cent.

08 Apr 2019 7:23 PM

India probes dumping of 'aluminium, zinc coated products' from China, Vietnam, Korea

In a notification, DGTR said it has found "sufficient evidence" of dumping of the goods by these countries.

08 Apr 2019 5:13 PM

India's GDP expected to expand 7.5 per cent in 2019-20: World Bank

With robust growth, and food prices poised to recover, inflation is expected to converge toward four per cent.

08 Apr 2019 4:02 PM

Saudi minister says oil market headed for 'balance'

Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said he did not "think we need to" when asked if kingdom was prepared to make additional cuts.

08 Apr 2019 3:38 PM


Foreign investors may invest Rs 18,000 cr in Voda Idea rights issue: Report

Vodafone Idea cleared planned Rs 25,000-crore rights issue at Rs 12.50 per share, a steep 61 pc discount from market rate.

07 Apr 2019 4:59 PM

Need to develop proper matrix to understand changes in economy: Prabhu

Minister Suresh Prabhu said now start-ups too are providing huge job opportunities but the challenge is to capture that data.

07 Apr 2019 2:11 PM

MNRE working on unified portal to help consumers install rooftop solar panels

The portal will facilitate as a single-window clearance system for consumers looking to install rooftop solar panels.

07 Apr 2019 1:21 PM

India needs to sustain high level of economic growth: Envoy

India's Ambassador to the US Harsh Vardhan Shringla said on Saturday that India represents dreams of more than a billion people.

07 Apr 2019 12:54 PM

Top ports record marginal upswing in FY19 cargo handling at 699 MT

These ports, under the command of the Centre, had recorded 4.77 per cent growth in 2017-18 over the previous fiscal.

07 Apr 2019 12:22 PM


India's coal import rises 8 pc to 212 MT in Apr-Feb

Coal imports in the month of February was at 18.31 MT (provisional) as compared to 21.15 MT (revised) in January 2019, report said.

07 Apr 2019 12:07 PM

India to be third largest economy by 2030: Arun Jaitley

Talking about growth avenues for next 20 years, finance minister listed infrastructure, rural expansion and gender parity.

06 Apr 2019 5:16 PM

Forex reserves soar over USD 5 bn to reach USD 412 bn

In the previous week, the reserves had increased by USD 1.029 billion to USD 406.667 billion.

05 Apr 2019 8:34 PM

India mulls hosting second WTO mini-ministerial meet next month: Prabhu

This meeting assumes significance as several countries are raising questions over the relevance of the global trade body.

05 Apr 2019 4:47 PM

Income Tax return forms for AY 2019-20 notified

Individuals, firms and companies have to file returns for the income earned in 2018-19 during the course of current fiscal.

05 Apr 2019 3:46 PM


We need a platform where all stakeholders work together: DPIIT Secy

This platform would look at the steps which need to be taken for industrial growth, Ramesh Abhishek said here at CII Annual Session 2019.

05 Apr 2019 3:12 PM

Govt close to meeting fiscal deficit target of 3.4 pc: Garg

The government at many occasions had indicated that there might be some shortfall on indirect taxes collection.

04 Apr 2019 7:42 PM

Rupee slumps 76 paise to 69.17 vs USD post RBI policy

"Rupee tumbled after participants perceived RBI policy as less dovish than expected," said V K Sharma of HDFC Securities.

04 Apr 2019 7:25 PM

RBI cuts interest rate by 25 basis points; loan EMIs likely to fall

Home, auto, and personal loan EMIs are likely to go down although banks are yet to fully pass on the previous cut.

04 Apr 2019 5:16 PM

Fitch affirms India's rating at 'BBB-' with stable outlook for 13th year in row

Fitch Ratings said a robust growth outlook continues to support India's credit profile.

04 Apr 2019 4:46 PM