Metropolitan Exchange gets nod to launch weekly IRFs
Weekly IRFs would have weekly convergences to interest rates.
Piramal Realty to invest Rs 3,500 crore in 3 years to develop mid-market projects in Mumbai
The real estate development arm of the Piramal Gr...
Govt yet to take call on RCEP meeting invitation
The ASEAN Secretariat has invited India to attend the meeting to sort out its issues related...
Sand dunes to play protector to state’s coastline
The government will build sand dunes on 20 km of shoreline in Uttara Kannada district to protect beaches from rising sea levels, flooding, erosion and encroachment and to provide a wider beach for visitors for recreation, according to officials in the Public Works Ports and Inland Water Transport Department (PWC&WT).
Share of high-rise launches at all-time high of 52% in 2019: Report
With G+20 floors the new normal in the region, Mumbai is closing in on other mega cities like New York, Hong Kong and Tokyo where buildings as tall as G+50 floors are the norm.
Malls, pubs to be open 24/7 in some Mumbai areas from Jan 26
It will be done on an experimental basis in a few areas of Mumbai from January 26.
Xiaomi India's MD hands over offline retail biz to COO; to focus on new areas
Xiaomi India's Managing Director Manu Kumar Jain would play a key role in deciding the Chinese electronic company's entry into newer global markets.
India needs to move aggressively in areas of cybersecurity, cyber hygiene: IT Secretary
"We have an estimated USD 1.9 billion (about Rs 13,500 crore) in cybersecurity service business, and USD 450 million (about Rs 3,200 crore) of cybersecurity products business from India. There is also presence of multinational and Indian entities which engage in R&D in cybersecurity," IT Secretary Ajay Prakash Sawhney said.
Wheat sowing area touches 33 million hectare, raises hopes of record output
According to latest data released by agriculture department, the overall area has also gone up by 8.5% to 64.1 million ha, raising hopes of a bumper Rabi harvest.
Flamingos, humans can co-exist: Uddhav Thackeray on Trans Harbour Link
Speaking after launching the first of the over 10,000 girder segments of the MTHL here, Thackeray indicated that the project, which connects Mumbai to adjoining Raigad district, won't be detrimental to the migratory birds flying to Mumbai's balmy shores in search of warmer climes.
3 militants killed in encounter in Tral area of J&K
Indian Army gun down 3 terrorists in Tral, J&K. Reportedly, a top terror commander has also been killed3 militants killed in encounter in Tr...
Rise in gold prices will aid recovery in rural areas: Pankaj Tibrewal, Kotak Mutual Fund
"Since Oct we are seeing the breadth being better and month to date the smallcap index is up 5%."
SEZ eligibility may now depend on new jobs, R&D and not forex
The commerce department has proposed to replace the positive net foreign exchange (NFE), a primary requirement for SEZ units, with the new eligibility criteria in the wake of the extant SEZ policy being challenged in the World Trade Organisation (WTO), and a panel led by industrialist Baba Kalyani suggesting a revamp of the policy, officials aware of the development said.
State of California hopes to boost trade ties with India
Kounalakis, who is visiting India along with the Bay Area Business Council, said with a significant number of Indian technology professionals in the Bay Area, the potential for growth through investment and partnership in the tech sector between the two countries is enormous.
Working with India on pact against unilateral US Sanctions: Sergey Lavrov, Russia’s foreign minister
Against the background of the increasingly aggressive use of financial sanctions by the US administration, Russian policy is aimed at gradual de-dollarisation of the economy. Together with our main partners, including India, we are working on developing economic and legal mechanisms to reduce the negative impact of restrictions, asserted Russia’s foreign minister.
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