CORPORATE TAX CUT
Stocks to watch: In times of tax gain, these 72 firms grew Q2 PAT on top line expansion
This was one of the better earnings seasons anytime in last 3-4 years, says Vivek Mavani.
Indian IT employees stare at a mid-life crisis
The axe will fall mainly on midlevel employees and those who haven’t picked up relevant skil...
People from many industries are coming to us and saying they are out of distress: Nirmala Sitharaman
Commenting on her decision to slash corp...
Tourism ministry planning to revamp Swadesh Darshan scheme, have moved cabinet for the same: Prahlad Patel
"A social audit has been conducted in the Swadesh Darshan scheme and there is a lot of room for changes. We have moved the cabinet for the same. We have discussed whether we should work on select circuits or one circuit at a time or should include circuits on all states at the same time," the minister said.
Slowdown in auto sector cyclical; government taking steps to support the sector
Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Prakash Javadekar said the sector is facing a prolonged downturn due to various reasons, including reduction in finance availability and increase in cost due to upfront collection of insurance premium.
Optimistic strategists switch to riskier stocks in Asia
Deep value, which refers to extremely cheap stocks, may still be too risky as signs of an economic recovery are still “preliminary,” he said.
Investors trim long bets on Asian currencies as Sino-US trade deal hopes dwindle: Poll
Investor sentiment towards most Asian currencies soured over the past two weeks.
Cognizant to upskill 5,000 staffers
The firm had planned to increase hiring in its sales vertical to build a 500-strong team that will target niche deals in digital services.
Switching to renewable energy could cut power generation health impact by 80%
Emissions from power generation account for around 40 percent of all energy-related carbon pollution, and demand for energy is predicted to rise globally for years to come.
China cuts new benchmark lending rate to lower costs, shore up economy
The five-year LPR was also lowered by the same margin to 4.80 per cent from 4.85 per cent.
IAF's mobile video game gets selected for Google 'Best Game-2019' contest
In a bid to make the youth aware about the IAF and encourage them to join the forces, the Indian Air Force had launched the multiplayer version of its interactive mobile game which lets users experience the thrill of flying a combat aircraft.
Tata Steel unveils cost-cutting plans for Europe business, including 3,000 job cuts
A top Tata Steel official had earlier said that the steel major was looking to make European business stronger for which it would continue to explore various business options. The comments had come after its plans to merge European business with German steel giant Thyssenkrupp had fallen through. The company is now planning job cuts in Europe amid challenging market conditions.
NBCC falls as BofAML downgrades stock, cuts target price
BofA-ML cut ratings on NBCC to ‘underperform’ from ‘buy’ earlier.
View: Even with a price cut, Aramco IPO isn't cheap
In avoiding a global IPO, Saudi Arabia obtained the dubious benefit of a higher headline price.
Mid, smallcap-focused PMSes played catch up with largecap peers in Oct amid tax cut-fuelled rally
Just one out of every 10 PMSes could deliver over 5 per cent return for the month.
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