No Indian university in Times Higher Education ranking's top 100
Mar 06, 2014 at 13:50 | Source:
London: India's struggle to break into the list of world's top 100 universities continued as the higher education institutions from the country yet again failed to impress academics across the world.Harvard University in the US has yet again topped t...
BRICS to set up their bank within five years, progress slow: Russia
Feb 26, 2014 at 10:00 | Source:
Moscow: The BRICS bloc of emerging economies will set up its development bank with a total capital of $100 billion within five years, but member countries still haven't agreed on their share in the bank's structure, a senior Russian o...
India ups exposure to US securities to $68.5 bn in December
Feb 23, 2014 at 11:26 | Source:
WASHINGTON: Increasing its exposure for the third straight month, India owned American government securities worth $68.5 billion at the end of December 2013. India has been slowly raising its holding of US Treasury bills -- since September when the ...
Yes Amma, there is an Awards Industry - Decoding Indias awards business
Feb 22, 2014 at 15:34 | Source:
Awards in India are like piles, or haemorrhoids. Sit around long enough and you are sure to get them. In fact, most people at some point get them.Really.This is one of the biggest rackets in the country. Everybodys giving and getting awards nowadays....
G20 final document to address U.S. policy impact on emerging markets
Feb 21, 2014 at 05:15 | Source:
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The world's financial leaders will address the impact of U.S. monetary policy on emerging markets in a final document from their meeting this week in Sydney, but the wording has yet to be agreed, a Russian G20 official said.Finance...
Why India may be the next destination for Peugeot
Feb 20, 2014 at 05:27 | Source:
The Hindu BusinessLine
The Dongfeng-PSA Peugeot Citroen alliance announced in Paris on Wednesday could pave the way for an India entry in the coming years. The partners will establish an R D centre in China as well as an export joint venture which will cater to the ASEAN ...
Tata India's most valuable brand; Apple on top globally
Feb 18, 2014 at 20:36 | Source:
LONDON: Diversified conglomerate Tata group was today declared India's most valuable brand with a value of USD 21.1 billion, while US-based technology giant Apple has retained its top position globally with about USD 105 billion. According to a list ...
India to support US proposal on �balanced growth� at G20 Summit
Feb 17, 2014 at 08:37 | Source:
Indian Express - Cricket
Pittsburgh: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who arrived in Pittsburgh today, will support the United States of America�s draft proposal calling for �sustainable and balanced world growth� that also increases the voting rights of developing coun...
Sponsored Story: BRICS - From FDI destination to departure point
Feb 13, 2014 at 17:25 | Source:
by Siddharth MazumdarWhen Goldman Sachs economist Jim ONeil coined the term BRIC in 2001, he grouped together four seemingly disparate nations: Brazil, Russia, India and China. They shared two characteristics; a large population and an impressive rat...
Next crisis won’t come from the emerging markets
Feb 12, 2014 at 14:52 | Source:
No big financial story is complete these days without a handy acronym or alliteration to encapsulate it. From the rise of the BRICS, to the PIGS of peripheral Europe, to the MINTs that are meant to represent the next wave of stars (Mexico, Indonesia...
Global market, economic data and corporate results to dictate trends
Feb 10, 2014 at 10:37 | Source:
In the coming week too, like last week, the Indian equity market will take its cue from the global markets. The US's employment related data has been below expectations for the second consecutive month. This is being interpreted as a positive sign f...
Emerging markets output growth slows to 4-month low in January: HSBC
Feb 10, 2014 at 10:00 | Source:
London: Business activity across emerging markets expanded in January at the slowest pace in four months, dragged down by sluggish services sectors in the BRIC quartet of big developing countries, a survey showed on Monday. HSBC's composite&a...
The worst isn t over for emerging markets: Mark Mobius
Feb 08, 2014 at 10:41 | Source:
The worst isn't over for emerging markets after the benchmark stock index sank to a five-month low and the nations' currencies tumbled, said Templeton Emerging Markets Group's Mark Mobius. "The negative sentiment is pretty much in place so you can ex...
The worst isn t over for emerging markets, says Mark Mobius
Feb 08, 2014 at 10:16 | Source:
The worst isn't over for emerging markets after the benchmark stock index sank to a five-month low and the nations' currencies tumbled, said Templeton Emerging Markets Group's Mark Mobius. "The negative sentiment is pretty much in place so you can e...
Domestic air traffic rose 4% in 2013
Feb 07, 2014 at 18:46 | Source:
The Hindu BusinessLine
India’s domestic air traffic rose on an average of four per cent in 2013 compared to a decline in the previous year in spite of a weak demand environment, IATA said today. Indian domestic traffic had declined by 2.1 per cent in 2012, but went ...
Indian domestic air traffic rose 4 percent in 2013
Feb 07, 2014 at 18:41 | Source:
New Delhi: India's domestic air traffic rose on an average of four percent in 2013 compared to a decline in the previous year in spite of a weak demand environment, IATA said today.Indian domestic traffic had declined by 2.1 percent in 2012, but went...
BRICS in slowdown; how India can buck the trend
Feb 07, 2014 at 09:26 | Source:
By Aditya Puri, MD, HDFC Bank The world economy is changing rapidly. The stars of yesteryear, the BRICS, are down and the stars of the world's leading economies are ascending. A simple comparison of GDP growth forecasts for the US, BRICS and India wi...