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Govt to focus on strategic stake sales to meet Rs 2.1 trn disinvestment

58 min 17 sec ago
Dipam secretary pointed out there have been hiccups due to Covid-19

Govt caps late fee at Rs 500 for GST returns filed before Sept 30

4 hours 17 sec ago
Even those with nil liabilities had huge late fee outstanding under previous provisions; in their case it has been made zero now

India will not import power equipment from China: R K Singh amid standoff

6 hours 31 min ago
He further said state discoms should not give orders for supply of equipment to Chinese firms

Coal India unions on 3-day strike to protest against commercial mining, FDI

6 hours 40 min ago
The workers are protesting against commercial mining and the FDI in the coal sector which was implemented last year by the central government

June services activity shrinks for third month in a row; PMI at 33.7

7 hours 54 min ago
Services sector remains in deep downturn as job losses continue

India's services activity stayed in deep contraction in June: PMI

8 hours 19 min ago
June was the fourth straight month the index was sub-50, the longest such stretch since a ten-month run to April 2014

India's GDP likely to contract by 6.4% in FY21, says Care Ratings

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 13:23
The rating agency, in May, had projected a decline in GDP growth of 1.5-1.6 per cent in FY21.

India speaks to US, Canada, European & Gulf nations on air travel bubbles

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 11:10
The Ministry of Civil Aviation (MOCA) had on June 23 said India is considering establishing "individual bilateral bubbles" with the US, the UK, Germany and France.

RBI asks banks, NBFCs to reclassify MSMEs as per revised criteria

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 10:39
Last month, the government notified new criteria for classification of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) on the basis of turnover and investment in plant and machinery

India's first private train to be on track by April 2023: Indian Railways

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 10:11
The Railways indicated that the plan to rope in private players came after an estimate showed that passenger traffic is expected to grow by 55 per cent from the current level by 2030

Tamil Nadu CM invites global e-commerce firms to invest in state

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 09:32
Tamil Nadu has constituted a Special Investment Task Force to attract investments under the leadership of chief secretary K Shanmugham

Chinese imports, UDAY scheme on agenda of power ministers' meet on July 3

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 09:24
"We have reports that malware and Trojan horse can be installed which can be activated remotely to bring down the power sector and the economy," R K Singh said

From ATM withdrawals to a/c balances, banks are back to charging customers

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 09:21
Banks, or the government, did not notify an extension of the ATM related rules, which meant that banks can now charge their customers like before

Govt itself weakening 'atmanirbhar' campaign: RSS affiliate on MSME plan

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 09:04
'Govt's recent notification on the MSME sector will enable large corporates and MNCs take indirect control of the manufacturing sector in India through their subsidiaries'

India's trade deficit with China falls to $48.66 bn as imports decline

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 08:35
Exports to China in the last financial year stood at $16.6 billion, while imports aggregated at $65.26 billion

Look beyond metros, set up new industries in Tier-II, III cities: Gadkari

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 08:03
Gadkari also said that Indian origin companies vying for global success is the way forward towards fulfilling PM's dream of Atma Nirbhar Bharat

India-focussed PE, VC fundraising grounds to a halt amid pandemic

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 08:00
Fund raising in the June quarter dipped to $171 million, a 94 per cent decline over $2.75 billion raised last year

Slowdown: Chhattisgarh bucks trend with rise in GST receipts, vehicle sales

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 07:21
State govt credits revival to putting more money in people's pockets

Rates for construction finance rise; LRD down as banks turn averse to lend

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 07:09
Construction finance rates have risen to 12.9 per cent in Q1 of the calender year 2020 from 11.9 per cent last year

India needs FDI worth Rs 50-60 trn to boost Covid-19 hit economy: Gadkari

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 06:05
Economic activities have been significantly disrupted in the wake of the pandemic and subsequent lockdowns that were in place to curb spreading of infections