GUJARAT INTERNATIONAL FINANCE TEC CITY
COP 25: India calls for speedier expansion of international solar alliance
Expressing contentment over 83 countries joining the ISA in just four years, Javadekar said, "When ISA was launched, the idea was that all those countries who get more solar energy as they fall between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn should come together to create the consumers' own market.
Japan's Soft Bank Group to invest Rs 30,000 crore in renewable energy in Gujarat
The announcement was made at a meeting between chief ministe...
India's renewable energy programme of 450 GW has attracted attention as it is largest in the world: Javadekar
COP-25, which started on Dec 2 ...
Tax rate cut aimed at attracting investments: Finance Minister
Nirmala Sitharaman said the move will help attract investment from multinationals looking to shift operations from China in view of its trade war with the US. The finance minister also ruled out lowering tax rate for limited liability partnerships or partnership firms, saying their structure was different from a corporate vehicle.
Hafiz Saeed gets brief breather in terror financing trial, next hearing on December 11
The Anti-Terrorism Court has now fixed Dec 11 as date for framing the charges against the founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba and other co-accused Malik Zafar Iqbal. Saeed was brought to the court amidst high security from Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail. The Counter Terrorism Department of the Punjab Police had registered 23 FIRs against Saeed and his accomplices.
Sweden to help India in building climate neutral smart city
Gurgaon based developer, M3M, signed an agreement with the Swedish company to develop 165 acre smart city project which will attract a foreign investment of around US$ 2 billion. The smart city will take 7-10 years to complete and will look for foreign investments for different services.
ONGC lists $300 million MTN issue on India INX
The notes under the programme have been issued at a coupon rate of 3.375 per cent due in 2029.
India's low-cost housing space is increasingly getting global attention
Funded by the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) and the Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA), Reall has been in the affordable housing segment for over 30 years, helping more than 3.5 million people across Asia and Africa.
Prime mover: How Amazon wove itself into the life of an American city
Anyone who wants a glimpse of Amazon’s expansive appetite might pay a visit to BWI Airport. Workers are putting the final touches on a $36 million, 200,000-square-foot building, financed with tax-exempt bonds, that will dwarf Amazon’s current airport operations. There are bays for 93 tractor-trailers to load and unload at once.
JuD chief Hafiz Saeed to face trial for terror financing charges on December 7
An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) in Lahore held a hearing against Saeed and his accomplices on terror financing on Saturday and fixed December 7 as the date for indictment of the Jamat-ud Dawa (JuD) chief and others in the case. Saeed was brought to the ATC amidst tight security from the Kot Lakhpat jail.
City of London explores steps to 'supercharge' India's green finance sector
In a report titled 'Untapped Potential: Supercharging Green Finance in India', City of London Corporation alongside the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) explores the opportunities and challenges for sustainable finance in India.
Sebi plans rules for advisers, PMS to operate in GIFT City
Sebi also considering allowing trading of new products like dollar-rupee derivatives in India’s first IFSC.
Shriram Housing Finance raises Rs 700 crore
With a focus on both affordable and premium housing, the company plans to focus on six states.
Weakness is just temporary, economy poised to take off: Ashu Khullar, Citi India
Inflation in India has been well controlled but is higher than many developed markets.
Standard Chartered to be first foreign bank to launch ops at GIFT IFSC; may open branch this year
Standard Chartered has received in-principle regulatory approvals to set up its IFSC Banking Unit in Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT City), it said in a release.
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