Crises spoil Chinese, Russian appetite for luxury London property| Reuters
Feb 05, 2016 at 01:45 | Source:
LONDON Crises at home and turmoil on world markets may have taken the shine off London's luxury property market for Chinese, Russian and Middle Eastern investors: some are even looking to sell up.From Russian oligarchs and Middle Eastern oil barons t...
Too soon for gold bulls to start pawing the ground?| Reuters
Feb 05, 2016 at 00:30 | Source:
LONDON Gold bulls are starting to rear their heads with the price of the precious metal hitting three-month highs, but their optimism could be premature due to uncertainty over U.S. interest rates.Spot gold hit $1,155.30 an ounce on Thursday, its hig...
Labour reforms would happen only through consensus and dialogue: Modi
Feb 02, 2016 at 20:34 | Source:
Coimbatore: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asserted that government is engaged in carrying out labour reforms through consensus and dialogue with stakeholders including workers without compromising on their genuine protections and rights.Mod...
Food imports rise as Modi struggles to revive rural India
Feb 02, 2016 at 09:23 | Source:
Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a late night meeting with food and farm officials last week to address falling agricultural output and rising prices, and traders warn the country will soon be a net buyer of some key commodities for the first time i...
Budget 2016: Insurance industry seeks hike in tax exemption limit
Jan 31, 2016 at 12:17 | Source:
New Delhi: Government should raise tax exemption limit for health insurance and introduce fiscal measures to help increase its penetration, say industry officials.The suggestions forms part of insurance sector wish-list for the Budget 2016-17 to be p...
Budget 2016: Govt to focus on jobs, sustainable development
Jan 29, 2016 at 17:39 | Source:
Coimbatore: The Budget 2016-17 will be a "historical one" with focus on job creation and sustainable development, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said today."The Budget will be essentially a historical one. It will ensure ...
Budget 2016: Provide incentives to home-buyers to boost real estate
Jan 27, 2016 at 17:20 | Source:
The Union Budget is an eagerly-awaited annual event which Indians follow closely, as the decisions and allocations announced by the Finance Ministry have great pertinence to both individuals and industries. The real estate sector is sensitive to many...