Solar home system improving quality of life in Southeast Asian countries: Report
In a report that surveyed 949 households in South Asia, mostly in rural India, on solar home system (SHS), majority of households in South Asian countries, including India, said the solar home system has helped in improving their quality of life.
Bhakti music, veg food on the new Kashi Mahakal Express
PM Modi will flag off the superfast fully air-conditioned passenger train on Sunday a...
Budget was disappointing for lacking vision; but fiscal, taxation measures welcome: EAC-PM member Ashima Goyal
Goyal, who is a part-time memb...
Organic Food Festival for women entrepreneurs
The festival aims to encourage Indian women entrepreneurs and farmers to connect with buyers and thus, empower them through financial inclusion, while also promoting organic food produce in India.
Unichem, Macleods Pharma recall drugs from US market
Drug firms Unichem Pharmaceuticals and Macleods Pharma are recalling various lots of tablets used for treatment of high blood pressure and diabetes from the US market, according to a latest enforcement report of the American health regulator.
US to evacuate American citizens aboard quarantined cruise ship in Japan: Report
The U.S. State Department will evacuate American citizens and their families aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship that has been quarantined in a Japanese port for nearly two weeks as many passengers are infected with the novel coronavirus, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.
Aircel-Maxis cases: ED, CBI file status report of investigation
The CBI informed that letters rogatory had been sent to Malaysia and the status was awaited. The probe agencies are investigating how Karti Chidambaram, son of Congress leader P Chidambaram, received clearance from the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) for the Aircel-Maxis deal in 2006 when his father was the Union finance minister.
SAIL reports Rs 429 crore Q3 loss; revenue rises 5% to Rs 16,728 crore
The company is enriching its product basket with more focus on cost minimization to improve its bottom-line.
MFIs reporting loan data daily to prevent default
MFIs are moving to daily reporting of loan data to credit information cos to prevent defaults.
Airbus reports 2019 net loss of 1.36 billion euros
Airbus has agreed to pay 3.6 billion euros in fines to Britain, France and the United States to settle corruption inquiries sparked by suspicious sales.
Tokyo stocks wobble after China reports sharp rise in virus deaths
The benchmark Nikkei average slipped 0.14 per cent to 23,827.73.
Sophie Turner, Joe Jonas reportedly expecting first child
According to reports, the couple has been keeping "very hush hush" about the news.
New GST filing format, e-invoicing to help in ease of doing biz, reporting for taxes: GSTN CEO
The GSTN CEO said that in India, the aim is to make digitisation part of business process of taxpayers and eliminate all manual reporting.
Logistics leasing at all-time high of 33 million sq ft in 2019, up 30% report
The second half of 2019 also recorded historic leasing activity, with about 18 million sq ft space take-up; an increase of about 20% compared to the first half of 2019. 3PL firms accounted for about half of the leasing activity in 2019, an increase from 36% in 2018 to 48% in 2019. They were followed by e-commerce players with a share of about 18% in 2019.
Price Waterhouse to stop offering any non-audit services to their audit clients regulated by NFRA
This essentially means that no PwC network firm would do consulting for tax advisory to any company they audit.
Copyright © 2020 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. For reprint rights: Times Syndication Service