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  • FTA talks with India may conclude early this year: Australia

    FTA talks with India may conclude early this year: Australia  

    The talks for a comprehensive economic cooperation agreement (CECA) also known as FTA between India and Australia were started in 2011 to provide fillip to both trade and investments between the two countries.

    10 Feb 2016, 2.14 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Kerosene rates to rise 17 paise a litre

    Kerosene rates to rise 17 paise a litre  

    Commission paid to wholesale dealers, who are given licence under Form XV, has been raised from Rs 536.09 per kilolitre (KL) to Rs 714.18 per kl, an increase of Rs 178.09 per kl or Rs 0.17 per litre.

    10 Feb 2016, 1.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Government to meet FY16 tax revenue target: Hasmukh Adhia

    Government to meet FY16 tax revenue target: Hasmukh Adhia   

    After two successive years of revising downward the tax revenue target, fiscal 2015-16 which ends on March 31 is likely to see tax revenue target of Rs 14.49 lakh crore being met.

    10 Feb 2016, 12.48 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Global turmoil battering market, govt taking measures: FinMin

    Global turmoil battering market, govt taking measures: FinMin  

    Equities have remained depressed on persistent global headwinds. Market benchmark Sensex today witnessed selling pressures and declined by over 230 points to 23,787.

    10 Feb 2016, 11.20 am  |  Source: PTI

  • India`s milk production reaches 146.31 mn tonnes: Agri Minister

    India's milk production reaches 146.31 mn tonnes: Agri Minister  

    "For the first time there is a record enhancement of milk production at 6.3 percent whereas on international scenario there is only an increment of 2.2 percent," the Agriculture Minister said at an event here.

    10 Feb 2016, 9.36 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Domestic cotton prices to stay under pressure in FY17: Ind-Ra

    Domestic cotton prices to stay under pressure in FY17: Ind-Ra  

    says a report. India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) said it maintains a negative outlook on the cotton sector for the next fiscal.

    10 Feb 2016, 9.08 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Maharashtra govt approves electronics policy

    Maharashtra govt approves electronics policy  

    The state cabinet has decided to amend Information Technology Enabled Services Policy 2015 by incorporating some of the suggestions by the Indian Merchant Chamber of Commerce of Industry, Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF), VFS ...

    10 Feb 2016, 7.36 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Raj Cabinet approves bill to accelerate industrial investment

    Raj Cabinet approves bill to accelerate industrial investment  

    The Rajasthan Special Investment Region Bill, 2016 would be introduced in the Assembly during the Budget session, starting February 29.

    10 Feb 2016, 7.36 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Modi encouraging financial jugglery: Cong on GDP projections

    Modi encouraging financial jugglery: Cong on GDP projections  

    "With there being low production and capital utilisation in many sectors, we have to wonder the veracity of this (official economic) data. India was always known for having credible statistics prior to the arrival of Modi governme...

    10 Feb 2016, 7.36 am  |  Source: PTI

  • `Affordable tech transfer can boost renewable power in India`

    'Affordable tech transfer can boost renewable power in India'  

    "India can use Australian expertise in rooftop solar as almost a third of Australian homes in some states are using rooftop solar," Goyal said while speaking at a round table on 'Renewable Energy Challenges for Grid Integration' a...

    10 Feb 2016, 7.36 am  |  Source: PTI

  • 7.6% growth significant, no need to be sceptical: ShaktikantaDas

    7.6% growth significant, no need to be sceptical: ShaktikantaDas  

    At the same time, he underscored the importance of reforms. According to data of the Central Statistics Office (CSO), the economy is expected to grow at a 5-year high of 7.6 percent in the current fiscal.

    10 Feb 2016, 7.36 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt effects changes in duty drawback rates

    Govt effects changes in duty drawback rates  

    "The government considered representations, feedback and data related to the All Industry Rates (AIR) of Duty Drawback that took effect on November 23, 2015 and has notified certain changes...," a Central Board of Excise and Custo...

    10 Feb 2016, 7.36 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Hindalco to raise Rs 1,500 cr via NCDs

    Hindalco to raise Rs 1,500 cr via NCDs  

    The board of directors in its meeting held today also approved raising term loan up to Rs 2,000 crore, the company said in a filing to the BSE

    09 Feb 2016, 10.15 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Indian economy likely to grow at 7.9% in FY17: Crisil

    Indian economy likely to grow at 7.9% in FY17: Crisil  

    As per the Central Statistics Office, Indian economy will grow at a 5-year high of 7.6 percent in the fiscal ending March, overtaking a slowing China, on the back of improvement in manufacturing and farm sectors.

    09 Feb 2016, 8.01 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Industrial recovery fragile, IIP may grow 0.8% in Dec: Ind-Ra

    Industrial recovery fragile, IIP may grow 0.8% in Dec: Ind-Ra  

    "Industrial recovery in December 2015 is likely to remain lacklustre. Industrial recovery continues to remain fragile. (We) estimate Index of Industrial Production (IIP) growth for December 2015 at 0.8 percent," Ind-Ra said in a s...

    09 Feb 2016, 7.57 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Call drops: Trai rejects telcos` view, slots next test in Apr

    Call drops: Trai rejects telcos' view, slots next test in Apr  

    "My sense is whatever test drive we have done, they have been done very objectively and in a transparent manner. If there are any more suggestions for transparency, we are certainly ready to look at it," TRAI Chairman R S Sharma t...

    09 Feb 2016, 7.50 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Hiring activities improve in January, says report

    Hiring activities improve in January, says report  

    Reflecting improved sentiments in the labour market, Naukri Job Speak Index climbed to 1,748 in January compared to 1,467 seen in January 2015.

    09 Feb 2016, 7.17 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Power Ministry pledges Rs 140 cr for sports activites, infra

    Power Ministry pledges Rs 140 cr for sports activites, infra  

    The PSUs under the power ministry, particularly the coal companies, have taken it upon themselves as a responsibility to do two things, Power Minister Piyush Goyal told reporters on the sidelines of the India-Australia Energy Dial...

    09 Feb 2016, 6.53 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt asks banks to pitch in to make India open defecation free

    Govt asks banks to pitch in to make India open defecation free  

    Finance Ministry has included water and sanitation as new fields for priority sector lending by commercial banks.

    09 Feb 2016, 4.56 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Make in India, Startup India campaigns much overplayed: Mittal

    Make in India, Startup India campaigns much overplayed: Mittal  

    Terming the initiatives like 'Make in India' and 'Startup India' as "much overplayed", industrialist Rajan Bharti Mittal today said the fact on the ground remains that it is "rather difficult" to do business specially for star...

    09 Feb 2016, 4.18 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • India likely to spend $1 trillion power by 2030: Piyush Goyal

    India likely to spend $1 trillion power by 2030: Piyush Goyal  

    The power sector in the country is at an inflection point and the focus is on developing an integrated outlook with transparent policies on tariffs and fuel pricing which enhance the ease of doing business, Power Minister Piyush G...

    09 Feb 2016, 3.26 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Metals to underperform oil, cut price forecasts: Goldman Sachs

    Metals to underperform oil, cut price forecasts: Goldman Sachs  

    "Around mid-2016 and through 2017, we expect that the oil market will adjust, while metals markets are set to weaken further, particularly copper and aluminum, resulting in substantial downside to metals prices relative to oil ove...

    09 Feb 2016, 3.12 pm  |  Source: Reuters

  • National Highways strength to be raised to 2 lakh km: Gadkari

    National Highways strength to be raised to 2 lakh km: Gadkari  

    "At present, we have 96,000 km national highways or 52 lakh road length in the country. As much as 40 percent of the traffic moves on these 2 percent national highways and as a result five lakh accidents take place," the Minister ...

    09 Feb 2016, 2.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Badal pitches for 100% FDI in food products multi-brand retail

    Badal pitches for 100% FDI in food products multi-brand retail  

    This initiative would increase processing in the country, reducing inflation and creating enough employment opportunities for the youngsters especially coming from farmer families or agriculture background.

    09 Feb 2016, 2.28 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • India to soon ratify WTO trade facilitation pact: Commerce Secy

    India to soon ratify WTO trade facilitation pact: Commerce Secy  

    Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), which was concluded by the WTO in Bali in 2013, aims at easing customs procedures to boost global commerce.

    09 Feb 2016, 2.04 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt to double oil & gas output in NE in 15 yrs with Rs1.3 lk cr

    Govt to double oil & gas output in NE in 15 yrs with Rs1.3 lk cr  

    Releasing the Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 for Northeast India, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said that the region has enormous potential in the oil and gas sector.

    09 Feb 2016, 2.04 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Demands raised for Budgetary allocation to skill development

    Demands raised for Budgetary allocation to skill development  

    There have been demands for skill development in veterinary-related services in rural areas, hospitality services, nursing, tourism sector, horticulture-related activities and allied agricultural services, Principal Secretary (Fin...

    09 Feb 2016, 1.20 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Plan to introduce amphibious plane on Ganga: Nitin Gadkari

    Plan to introduce amphibious plane on Ganga: Nitin Gadkari  

    The target is to develop 111 such waterways. "There will be trade up to Bangladesh and Myanmar through waterways. An amphibious aircraft will be operated between Varanasi and Kolkata. It will be a cheaper mode of transport," Union...

    09 Feb 2016, 12.23 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Jayant Sinha pitches for changes in Companies Act, Sebi norms

    Jayant Sinha pitches for changes in Companies Act, Sebi norms  

    Jayant Sinha, Minister of State for Finance, said, "There are more changes that might be required in Companies Act, there are more changes that may be required how Sebi deals with listed entities...to strengthen corporate governan...

    09 Feb 2016, 12.23 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Maharashtra targets Rs 4 trn investments at `Make in India` week

    Maharashtra targets Rs 4 trn investments at 'Make in India' week  

    Declining to quantify investments which his administration is targeting, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said it will be a "big number", and added that officials have been working on stitching the agreements for the last three mo...

    09 Feb 2016, 11.57 am  |  Source: PTI

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