April 14, 2015
The editorial ‘Women on top’ (April 14) is thought-provoking. The view that “women corporate leaders are not going to be made by top down quotas; rather they can be created only by fashioning a co...
Washington, April 14
The World Bank has predicted a GDP growth rate of 8 per cent for India by 2017 and said that a strong expansion in the country, coupled with favourable oil prices, would accelerate the economic gr...
Mumbai, April 13
Without further fiscal reforms, the Indian government may find it difficult to sustain the increase in public investment spending, said Standard & Poor's Ratings Services in a report. »
Hannover, April 13
Make in India is just not a slogan on a lion but a new national movement, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday evening. He was speaking at the inaugural of Hannover Messe 2015, jointly done...
FRANKFURT, April 12
Investors will cast a wary eye on the latest gauges of the United States' economic health this week, while troubled Europe shows early signs of turning the corner.As finance ministers and c...
SINGAPORE, April 10
Private capital looks to have fled Asia to the tune of $160 billion in 2014, leaving the region's central banks scrambling for dollars to add to their reserves. Those economies doing most to refor...
NEW DELHI, April 9
India's summer monsoon rains are expected to be normal this year, the chief economic adviser at the finance ministry said on Thursday.Monsoon rains are vital for India's farm sector, which...
Mangaluru, April 8
The Mangaluru-based Kanara Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) has requested the Union Petroleum Ministry to set up LNG handling infrastructure at New Mangalore Port.
A KCCI delegatio...
LONDON, April 15
The euro fell against the dollar on Wednesday before a policy meeting at which the European Central Bank is likely to reiterate its dovish policy bias despite a recent pick-up in economic activity...
New Delhi, April 14
Industry body Assocham has urged the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to bring commercial real estate and petroleum within the purview of Goods and services tax (GST) levy. The chamber has...
Hannover, April 13
Cries of ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ filled the air as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and German Chancellor Angela Merkel inaugurated the India Pavilion at Hannover Messe here on Monday.
New Delhi, April 13
The Indian economy is expected to grow at 8-10 per cent for the next 15 years, though the expansion may be higher in dollar terms, NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya said here today.»
Paris, April 12
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today thanked France and wrapped up his first visit here that saw the two nations elevate their strategic ties to a new level as they agreed on a deal for 36 Rafale fi...
SAN FRANCISCO, April 9
Personal computer shipments fell 5.2 per cent in the first three months of this year, extending three years of declines, according to research firm Gartner, as plummeting sales of desk-based PCs o...
New Delhi, April 9
Pension regulator PFRDA is actively looking to allow pension funds to invest in private equity and venture capital industry.
This was stated by PFRDA Chairman Hemant Contractor at an Asso...
Coimbatore, April 8
Cab service aggregator Meru Cabs is looking for an investment of $100 million to expand and strengthen its operations and is in discussions with several investors but no deal has been struck with...
New Delhi, April 7
French Ambassador to India says Areva nuclear deal not tied to Modi visit