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  • Railway ministry, Karnataka sign MoU for suburban railway system

    Railway ministry, Karnataka sign MoU for suburban railway system  

    The MoU for the development of suburban railway system in Bengaluru was released by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu and Chief Minister Siddaramaiah at a function here.

    17 Jan 2017, 9.54 am  |  Source: PTI

  • India inks financing pact with World Bank for $48 million

    India inks financing pact with World Bank for $48 million  

    "The objectives of the project are to improve health services and increase their utilization by communities in targeted locations in Nagaland," the Finance Ministry said in a statement.

    17 Jan 2017, 9.54 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Note ban has put RBI credibility at stake: Prakash Ambedkar

    Note ban has put RBI credibility at stake: Prakash Ambedkar  

    "If it is true, then what purpose the decision of demonetisation (whose one of the aims was to extinguish black money) has served? The entire episode has put the credibility of RBI at stake."

    17 Jan 2017, 9.52 am  |  Source: PTI

  • RBI cancels registration certificate of Mumbai-based NBFC

    RBI cancels registration certificate of Mumbai-based NBFC  

    "RBI has cancelled the certificate of registration of Nupoor Capitals Private Limited," RBI said in a release.

    17 Jan 2017, 9.52 am  |  Source: PTI

  • US-China trade war could turn ugly: Raghuram Rajan

    US-China trade war could turn ugly: Raghuram Rajan  

    Speaking to CNBC former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan raised concern over the protectionist policies proposed by US President-elect Donald Trump and said there is a significant risk of a trade war between US and China.

    17 Jan 2017, 9.38 am  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • IRCTC to launch first pilgrim train for North East region

    IRCTC to launch first pilgrim train for North East region  

    Originating from Guwahati, the train will be launched on February 17 and cover pilgrimage sites in West Bengal and Odisha. These sites include Gangasagar, Sri Swamy Narayan Temple, Kalighat and Birla Temple in West Bengal as well ...

    17 Jan 2017, 9.08 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Swiss firm Stadler to set up rail coach unit in Vizag: CMO

    Swiss firm Stadler to set up rail coach unit in Vizag: CMO  

    The CMO, in a release on Chandrababu's visit to Zurich, however, came out with a misleading statement that Stadler already has a manufacturing unit in Kanchrapara, West Bengal and that the proposed Visakhapatnam unit would be its ...

    17 Jan 2017, 9.08 am  |  Source: PTI

  • RBI autonomy important, retain its special status: Montek

    RBI autonomy important, retain its special status: Montek  

    Earlier, the issue of RBI's autonomy was raised by Nobel laureate Amartya Sen and former governors Y V Reddy and Bimal Jalan. RBI union too expressed concerns over dilution of central bank's autonomy over the way demonetisation is...

    17 Jan 2017, 9.08 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Budget 2017: Govt may put Rs 1,500 a month in pockets of poor, unemployed

    Budget 2017: Govt may put Rs 1,500 a month in pockets of poor, unemployed  

    In an effort to eradicate poverty, the government is working on an income transfer scheme that could form the basis of a national social security system, according to a report in The Economic Times.

    17 Jan 2017, 9.04 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • J&K awaits Centre`s nod for Rs 323 cr for water transport proj

    J&K awaits Centre's nod for Rs 323 cr for water transport proj  

    Jammu and Kashmir Minister for PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control, Sham Lal Choudhary said that the project report of Rs 323.26 crore has been submitted to the Centre and the sanction in this regard is awaited.

    17 Jan 2017, 9.04 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Hike direct benefit transfer, don’t cut income tax: Pronab Sen

    Hike direct benefit transfer, don’t cut income tax: Pronab Sen  

    “The number 1 priority right now is to inject as much demand in the economy as possible and this can be done the quickest through a direct benefits transfer,” Pronab Sen told News18.

    17 Jan 2017, 8.38 am  |  Source: NEWS18.com

  • Japan keen to invest in Jharkhand

    Japan keen to invest in Jharkhand  

    Jharkhand has much potential and companies from Japan are interested to join the development programmes, an official release quoted Taga as saying.

    17 Jan 2017, 7.48 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Indian CEOs most confident on short-term revenue growth: Survey

    Indian CEOs most confident on short-term revenue growth: Survey  

    Global consultancy PwC's 20th annual survey of CEOs worldwide showed that as many as 38 percent are very confident about their company's growth prospects in the next 12 months compared to 35 percent seen last year.

    17 Jan 2017, 7.48 am  |  Source: PTI

  •  GST rollout: Govt, India to get parity on some issues, says EY

    GST rollout: Govt, India to get parity on some issues, says EY   

    The time now available should be utilised both by government and corporates to get parity on some of the issues, says Sudhir Kapadia National Tax Leader, EY.

    16 Jan 2017, 9.20 pm  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • Centre mulls making domestic steel use binding for govt projs

    Centre mulls making domestic steel use binding for govt projs  

    In a bid to increase domestic steel consumption, the Centre is planning to come up with a policy under which it will be mandatory to use locally manufactured steel for all infrastructure and construction projects of the government...

    16 Jan 2017, 8.54 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • RBI must be autonomous, but also accountable: Ahluwalia

    RBI must be autonomous, but also accountable: Ahluwalia   

    Speaking to CNBC-TV18 note economist Montek Singh Ahluwalia said that central banks need to have credibility. The impact of a central bank in people’s minds depends on this credibility.

    16 Jan 2017, 8.39 pm  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • Budget 2016 recap: When Jaitley focused on Bharat

    Budget 2016 recap: When Jaitley focused on Bharat  

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget with a focus to alleviate the slowdown in rural India, which had been battered by back-to-back years of drought.

    16 Jan 2017, 8.16 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • IMF`s India GDP forecast cut not out of place: Barclays

    IMF's India GDP forecast cut not out of place: Barclays   

    IMF cutting its GDP growth expectations to 6.6 percent is not out of place, he says. The cut could have been bigger. He himself expects a GDP growth of 6.5 percent.

    16 Jan 2017, 8.10 pm  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • Post-demonetisation, IMF cuts India`s growth to 6.6 per cent

    Post-demonetisation, IMF cuts India's growth to 6.6 per cent   

    The IMF today cut India's growth rate for the current fiscal year to 6.6 percent from its previous estimate of 7.6 percent due to the "temporary negative consumption shock" of demonetisation, days after the World Bank also deceler...

    16 Jan 2017, 7.42 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Mauritius wants to diversify sugar biz; inks pact with India

    Mauritius wants to diversify sugar biz; inks pact with India  

    Facing crisis in the sugar sector, Mauritius today signed a pact with India -- the world's second biggest producer of the sweetener, to gain expertise and support for diversifying the sugar business, especially of cooperative mill...

    16 Jan 2017, 7.36 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • GST rollout on July 1, consensus on dual control

    GST rollout on July 1, consensus on dual control   

    India will likely roll-out a country-wide goods and services tax (GST) from July 1, three months behind the original April 1 schedule, even as the Centre and states hammering out a consensus on Monday on the two thorny issues of ...

    16 Jan 2017, 7.32 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • `Employers in India likely to trim head count on automation`

    'Employers in India likely to trim head count on automation'  

    More than a quarter of employers in India are expected to reduce their headcount on account of automation, which is expected to impact majority of companies worldwide, says a report.

    16 Jan 2017, 6.30 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Inflation up 3.39%, may rise further in Jan-Feb

    Inflation up 3.39%, may rise further in Jan-Feb  

    As wholesale prices rose 3.39 per cent in December, India Inc today said the focus should be on growth-oriented reforms that boost consumption, investment and job creation, while economists opined that inflation may rise in Ja...

    16 Jan 2017, 6.18 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • UBI sees credit growth at 7-8% by end-Mar

    UBI sees credit growth at 7-8% by end-Mar  

    Credit growth of United Bank of India (UBI) at the end of FY 2016-17 will be as low as 7-8 percent due to demonetisation impact, its MD & CEO P Bajaj said.

    16 Jan 2017, 6.08 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • ATM withdrawal limit hiked to Rs 10,000 a day

    ATM withdrawal limit hiked to Rs 10,000 a day   

    This has been hiked from Rs 4,500 allowed daily per card, said RBI

    16 Jan 2017, 5.21 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • GST rollout likely by July 1, dual control issue resolved: FM

    GST rollout likely by July 1, dual control issue resolved: FM  

    The GST Council finally came to a decision on the long running issue of dual control today, said the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley addressing a media gathering.

    16 Jan 2017, 5.02 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Budget 2017: Tax breaks for PEs, VCs, angel investors and hedge funds?

    Budget 2017: Tax breaks for PEs, VCs, angel investors and hedge funds?  

    Tax pass-through for hedge funds or Category III alternate investment funds (AIFs) being considered; government examining recommendations of Narayana Murthy panel on AIFs

    16 Jan 2017, 4.55 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • RBI acted like a section of FinMin after note ban: Union

    RBI acted like a section of FinMin after note ban: Union   

    Speaking to CNBC-TV18, RBI union secretary Samir Ghosh said it was clear that the RBI had been pushed to the sidelines post demonetization and that the government was “managing everything”.

    16 Jan 2017, 4.24 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Labour intensive sectors may get easy credit flow soon

    Labour intensive sectors may get easy credit flow soon  

    Top officers from the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) and Department of Financial Services among others will meet on January 23 to discuss the issue.

    16 Jan 2017, 4.12 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • TN seeks Rs 39,565 crore from Centre to tackle drought

    TN seeks Rs 39,565 crore from Centre to tackle drought  

    Panneerselvam also urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to depute a Central team "to study the extensive damage caused to agriculture crops and to take stock of the drinking water scarcity in the state".

    16 Jan 2017, 3.48 pm  |  Source: PTI

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