May 07, 2021 08:25 PM IST
Expressed in dollar terms, the foreign currency assets include the effect of appreciation or depreciation of non-US units like the euro, pound and yen held in the foreign exchange reserves.
- May 07, 2021 07:49 PM IST
Neev Fund II will provide equity to SMEs focusing on mitigating climate risks, promoting social development, job creation, and gender equality at scale, SBI chairman Dinesh Khara said.
- May 07, 2021 04:41 PM IST
- May 07, 2021 03:36 PM IST
LIC will accept documents like death summary from government, armed forces and also hospitals to make the claims settlement process quicker.
- May 07, 2021 03:12 PM IST
The rating agency, however, said the second wave should not hit the economy as hard as the first wave did in the April-June quarter of the 2020/21.
- May 07, 2021 03:00 PM IST
The window to banks under priority-sector lending to augment COVID-19 healthcare infrastructure will help raise treatment capacity, and availability of medicines and medical equipment, it said.
- May 07, 2021 02:36 PM IST
The NETF will provide independent evidence-based advice to central and state government agencies on technology-based interventions. The education ministry has already held a series of meetings with state education boards between October 2020 and April 2021.
- May 07, 2021 01:50 PM IST
The ministry says it expects a 'muted' economic impact when compared to the wave. Learning to 'operate with COVID-19' provides a silver lining of economic resilience, it said in its April report.
- May 07, 2021 11:49 AM IST
The government is targeting a deficit between revenue it earns and what it spends at 6.8 per cent of the gross domestic product (GDP) in FY22 (April 2021 to March 2022).
- May 07, 2021 09:07 AM IST
The Swiss brokerage has also warned that it will delay the economy reaching potential growth rate by an additional two-three years beyond 2022-23.
- May 06, 2021 09:05 PM IST
Initial claims for state unemployment benefits tumbled 92,000 to a seasonally adjusted 498,000 for the week ended May 1, the Labor Department said.
- May 06, 2021 08:41 PM IST
Crisil said it rates 6,800 mid-sized entities and more than half of them are small and medium enterprises (SMEs) having a bank loan exposure of up to Rs 25 crore.
- May 06, 2021 02:53 PM IST
"This is an early indication," Madhavan Rajeevan, secretary of the Ministry of Earth Sciences, said in a tweet.
- May 06, 2021 02:44 PM IST
- May 06, 2021 02:42 PM IST
A centuries-old union could face its greatest test if a majority in Scotland, which joined voluntarily with England in 1707, thinks now is the time to think again. c.2021 The New York Times Company
- May 06, 2021 02:36 PM IST
The sudden and steep surge in the number of coronavirus cases – the highest-ever 4,12,262 new infections and a record 3,980 daily death toll in a day – has swamped the health system, which seemed to have collapsed.
- May 06, 2021 02:01 PM IST
The technical education regulatory body said in a circular that such students should be allowed to access the wi-fi facility so that their academic progress continues uninterrupted.
- May 06, 2021 01:57 PM IST
Ambareesh Baliga said a correction beyond 10 percent will create panic as most people have been playing momentum with overconfidence
- May 06, 2021 01:30 PM IST
Bold measures will be required to emerge stronger from the crisis, said the report, ''State of Working India 2021: One Year of Covid-19,'' released on Wednesday by Azim Premji University.
- May 06, 2021 01:15 PM IST
Despite the current situation, the RBI does not see significant revisions to growth or inflation forecasts for now.
- May 06, 2021 09:18 AM IST
The university report has recommended a cash transfer of Rs 5,000 for three months to as many vulnerable households as can be reached with the existing digital infrastructure, including but not limited to Jan Dhan accounts.
- May 06, 2021 08:42 AM IST
People in New Delhi will now shell out Rs 90.99 per litre for petrol and Rs 81.42 per litre on diesel.
- May 05, 2021 07:13 PM IST
Paul Dupuis, MD and CEO, Randstad India and Viswanath PS, CFO, Randstad India are seeing no major impact on an immediate basis in India's hiring market despite COVID-19 situation getting worse.
- May 05, 2021 06:29 PM IST
The apex court held that the 50 percent ceiling for reservations cannot be exceeded in any state. It was responding to a Devendra Fadnavis-led state government legislation, which offered 16 percent reservation for the Maratha community in 2018; students relieved, but hope for some reprieve from authorities
- May 05, 2021 04:56 PM IST
The current impact on the job market is, however, less severe than what was witnessed in April 2020; hospitality and travel worst hit