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LNG pumps being planned along golden quadrilateral
State-run GAIL is putting together a plan and persuading all possible participants – city gas distributors, gas suppliers, financiers, fleet owners and truck manufacturers – to get them on board and help build an effective ecosystem for LNG-fuelled vehicles in the country, according to people familiar with the development
Retirement planning: How to maximise returns from EPF, NPS investments
In the dynamic retirement landscape, EPF and NPS are critical pillars ...
Why you shouldn't bank on Budget 2020 to plan your investments
Preparing for specific events is the worst way of planning one’s investments, ...
Family finance: Bhardwaj can reach all goals on time with existing savings, investments
Bhardwaj was in a high-paying foreign job for several years, he has managed to build a big portfolio without any loans, but returned to India a few years ago and is now based here. His goals include building an emergency corpus, child education, etc.
No dearth of money, plan to spend Rs five lakh crore on infrastructure: Gadkari
"In the last five years, I have awarded contracts worth Rs 17 lakh crore. This year, I'm planning to touch Rs five lakh crore mark in spending on infrastructure development," Gadkari said.
Govt's plans to "rev up" Bapu's martyrdom place killing its essence, politically motivated: Gandhi kin
For years, a part of Birla House that was converted into a museum, had its hallway filled with sepia-toned scenes of Gandhi’s last journey clicked by legendary photographer Henri Cartier Bresson. These included photographs of the flower-decked body of Gandhi, people flocking to see him for the last time and his shocked secretary at the funeral among others.
Delivery hubs planned for Amazon Fresh
Amazon is looking to build large delivery hubs in Bengaluru and Hyderabad for its Amazon Fresh two-hour grocery and fresh produce retailing service, a person aware of the development said, as the company increases its bet on daily essentials ordered online.
US: CDC explains airport screening plans for coronavirus
A top official at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention spelled out plans to screen airline passengers arriving from central China ...
Government plans to extend urad imports till June on likely domestic shortage: Sources
According to sources, "So far, only 2 lakh tonnes of urad has been imported. The pulses situation was reviewed recently by the concerned ministeries and a consensus has emerged to give time till June for undertaking the import of rest of the quota."
Airtel offers Rs 179 Prepaid plan with life insurance of Rs 2 lakh
"Priced at... Rs 179, Airtel's new prepaid bundle offers unlimited calling to any network, 2 GB data, 300 SMS along with a term life cover of Rs 2 lakh from Bharti AXA Life Insurance," the company said in a statement.
UK plans Brexit celebrations but warns businesses may suffer
“There will not be alignment, we will not be a rule-taker, we will not be in the single market and we will not be in the customs union — and we will do this by the end of the year," Sajid Javid said, referring to a deadline at the end of 2020 for conclusion of what are expected to be contentious trade talks with the then-27 member EU.
How European economic major Germany nixed Chinese plans on Kashmir in UNSC
ET has learnt that Germany advocated that there has been improvement on the ground situation in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir and that there was no necessity to call another meeting of UNSC on the matter.
CM Yogi plans Ganga yatra to mark 3 yrs in office
Nearing the completion of three years in office in March, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath will flag-off a Ganga Yatra - a campaign undertaken by the state government that will cover 1,025 km via 26 districts through which the river flows.
Fiat Chrysler and Foxconn plan Chinese electric vehicle joint venture
Italian-American automaker Fiat Chrysler and the parent of iPhone assembler Foxconn are planning to set up a joint venture to build electric cars and develop internet-connected vehicles. Fiat Chrysler is looking to make up ground in the battery-powered vehicle space and is set to launch its first full-electric model - the 500 small car - this year.
Amazon plans to create 1 million new jobs in India by 2025
The jobs – created both directly and indirectly – will be across industries, including information technology, skill development, content creation, retail, logistics, and manufacturing, and are in addition to the 700,000 jobs Amazon’s investments have enabled over the last six years in India.
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