Karnataka Govt plans ePlatform to trade TDRs like equity
The TDR scheme was introduced by the state government in 2006, but failed to take off.
Women allowed to work in night shifts in all factories in Karnataka
The state government has in the notification cited Madras High Court judg...
JD(S)' choice of candidate doesn't match HD Kumarawamy's anger
The anger of the former CM is unsurprising, considering that the resignation o...
US Senate passes funding bill to avert government shutdown this week
The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed legislation that would continue the funding for a wide range of federal agencies through Dec. 20 and avoid partial government shutdowns that otherwise would begin on Friday, when existing money expires.
Over 200 economists, academicians ask government to release NSSO data, reports
The economists and academicians who issued the statement, include A Vaidyanathan and Abhijit Sen (former members of erstwhile Planning Commission), Biswajit Dhar (JNU), Dilip Mookherjee (Boston University), Maitreesh Ghatak (LSE), Prabhat Patnaik (Emeritus Professor, JNU), and Thomas Piketty (Paris School of Economics).
Good corporate governance help cos achieve better financial results: Survey
"While compliance with laws and regulation must form a part of any governance framework, there is an opportunity for progressive boards to broadly work on better corporate governance practices. This includes promoting a culture of integrity and ethics, tapping into key stakeholder groups and creating enough scope for debate and dissent," said Dinesh Anand.
Ahead of bypolls, Yediyurappa faces tough task of tackling dissent
In at least five constituencies, aspiring candidates — most of whom lost the previous Assembly elections — have rebelled or expressed disappointment. The BJP has fielded 13 disqualified legislators in the 15 Assembly segments. It has to win at least eight seats for the government to survive.
Nearly seven lakh vacant posts in central government departments: Personnel Ministry
Based on the vacancies reported by the user departments, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has started recruitment process to fill up 1,05,338 posts during the year 2019-2020, Minister of State for Personnel, Jitendra Singh said.
We’ll form government before Dec 01: Sanjay Raut
Shiv Sena is all set to form a government in Maharashtra within this month only. Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut Said on November 21 said that ...
Government brings India’s economy into focus amid privatization push
India has jumped 14 places to 63rd in the World Bank’s annual rankings for ease of doing business, rolled back a levy on foreign funds, injected $10 billion into sick banks and relaxed foreign direct investment rules in coal mining, contract manufacturing and single-brand retail trading.
Legup to Startups: Karnataka to launch Innovation Authority on Wednesday
Authority will sanction setting up of regulatory sandboxes and can exempt or relax provisions of any state law, says CM Yediyurappa.
Congress hits out at BPCL disinvestment decision, says government 'selling the country'
The Cabinet on Wednesday approved a strategic divestment of the government's 53.29 per cent stake in BPCL, along with transfer of certain management control. This is excluding BPCL's equity share holding of 61 per cent stake in Numaligarh Refinery.
Infosys is Karnataka IT Ratna for topping Rs 10,000 cr exports
As many as 15 global companies were recognised as IT Prides of Karnataka, for exports greater than or equal to Rs 2,000 crore and less than Rs 10,000 crore. IT Pride awardees included Oracle, Goldman Sachs, SAP Labs, and Intel, among others. In the category of highest new IT jobs creator, Technicolor India emerged the winner.
Credai asks Karnataka govt for package to revive realty
The industry body also asked the state government to reduce stamp duty substantially up to September 2020, to exhaust unsold inventory and bring down the same to 1% for affordable homes.
View: A pro-markets worldview seems absent in BJP government’s policy prescriptions
The government’s role in accelerating growth was to lift controls and restriction on entrepreneurs, and give them greater freedom to operate.
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