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  • Monday, March, 2024| Today's Market | Current Time: 05:46:04
  • Sensex up 86 points in opening trade

    The BSE benchmark Sensex rose by over 86 points in opening trade on Monday, with metal, technology and oil and gas sector stocks leading the gains amid a mixed trend in Asia. The 30-share index of the BSE rose by 86.34 points to 20,158.00 in opening trade on Monday, extending the 90.78-point gain recorded in […]

    RBI asks banks to add extra security layer for phone banking

    Banks will ask for an additional password from their credit card customers from the new year for any transactions conducted over phone, subsequent to a Reserve Bank direction for making phone banking more secure. As per the RBI guideline, all the banks will mandatorily decline any telephonic banking transactions, including the automated IVR (Interactive Voice […]

    10-15 mn job creation expected in India by nxt year: Assocham

    As many as 10 to 15 million jobs are expected to be created by next year on account of the rapid economic growth in the country, Assocham claimed. About 75 per cent of these new jobs would require vocational training to enhance the employability wrapper, the chamber said, adding if not addressed properly, it could […]

    No surprises expected on D-Street in year-end: Experts

    After undergoing dull trading session in the Christmas week, Dalal Street is likely to remain range-bound in the last week of the year with dearth of fresh buying by the FIIs and retail investors, feel experts. In a lacklustre trade last week, the Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex witnessed a surge of nearly 209 points […]

    SBI plans to open 30 new overseas offices next year

    The country’s largest lender State Bank of India is planning to open another 30 overseas offices in the next year to increase its global balance sheet size. “We plan to add about 30 more overseas offices in our network in the next 12 month,” a senior SBI official said. SBI now has 151 offices across […]

    Market ends in green on advance tax payments

    Market ended in green on advance tax payments by corporates and a major acquisition in the steel sector as the barometer index BSE Sensex and the 50-unit S&P CNX Nifty regained their psychological 20,000 and 6,000 mark, respectively. The BSE Sensex rose by 208.81 points or 1.05 per cent to end the week at 20,073.66 […]

    Govt. to invest $500 bn on infrastructure development through JVs

    Government will invest $500 bn in infrastructure development through Public Private Partnership in next five years. Talking to the reporters in New Delhi today Road and Transport Minister Kamal Nath said that the country is moving on the right growth trajectory and it is committed to provide the required infrastructure to sustain this growth. He […]

    Markets close with marginal gain; up by 90 pts

    Amidst volatility, the Indian markets today ended with modest gains. The benchmark index at the Bombay Stock Exchange closed at 20,073 with a gain of 90.78 points. Although the markets witnessed a lackluster opening today due to dull Asian markets, but managed to close in the green due to buying seen in the shares of […]

    FM not worried about high capital inflows

    Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday  said he would not press the panic button due to high capital inflows, including an over USD 38 billion by FII’s till November, though a higher level could be a constraint constraint for the economy to absorb. “We have the capacity to absorb these levels (of capital inflows). If […]