Realty developers seek Indian Railways’ support for migrant workers’ return
While workers are returning, the number needs to improve to resume complete construction work and additional transport facilities can improve the inflow, the body said.
Foreign residents still need permission to return to Dubai
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PPF, NSC and other post office schemes interest rates remain unchanged
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I want to build corpus of Rs 2 crore by 2035. How can I do that via mutual funds?
To generate a corpus of Rs 2 crore by 2035, your monthly investment of Rs 40,000 would need to register an annualised return of 12 per cent.
I am saving for my granddaughter’s higher education. Have I invested in the right mutual funds?
A monthly investment of Rs 24,000 can accumulate approximately Rs 46-49 lakh, assuming a CAGR of 9-10 per cent.
SBI Bluechip mutual fund review: Expect a turnaround in performance
After seven years of consistent top two quartile performance, the fund’s return profile has slipped in the last two years. However, the continued presence of a skilled fund manager with proven credentials provides comfort about a turnaround.
Time to bet on market leaders. Here are 6 such mid-cap stocks
Strong balance sheet is needed to survive in industries mauled by the pandemic. Several mid-cap companies sector leaders from relatively smaller industries—are still quoting at reasonable prices and therefore, offer good investment opportunities.
These 4 stocks with strong financials can be good long-term bets
Under this environment of fear and uncertainty, it is worth evaluating the financial performance of the companies in the March quarter of 2020. However, the actual effect of the national lockdown will be visible in the June quarter.
Lessons learnt: How not to spend, invest in retirement
Some of these mistakes can often be harmless and routine. However, sometimes these decisions can lead to irreparable losses. Like the couple in this story whose mistakes led to their complete financial destruction.
Most mutual funds underperformed benchmarks during 2014-19 period: Report
Even before the COVID-19 worries-led market rout dented the value of mutual fund investments, there are chances that the fund was anyways underperforming from a long-term perspective.
The return of migrants: NREGS work dips, signals rise in demand for industrial labour
Heavy rains and states’ spending constraints also played a part in lower employment in rural works programmes in August. Government data shows person-days of work generated under NREGS was 157 million person days last month, close to 153 million reported in August 2019. Experts said part of the reason is return of migrant labour to industrial centres and cities.
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Migrants look to return to urban pockets for employment
Data showed that remittances from labour hubs like Madurai, Surat, Jaipur, Faridabad, Jamshedpur, and Lucknow have seen a surge, with flows nearly back to levels seen before the pandemic. That is likely reflective of a return to normality in several geographies with significant economic impact.
Zero worth, 300% return! Better steer clear of these stocks
Analysts said the spurt in these stocks has been propelled by first-time traders and investors, who have entered the market since Covid-19 lockdown. Seasoned traders, they said, are not falling for such bets.