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  • Monday, January, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 03:31:06
  • GST of 6 items reduced from 28 percent to 18 percent slab: FM Arun Jaitely

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said GST of 6 items reduced from 28 percent to 18 percent slab. Briefing media on decisions taken in GST Council Meeting in Delhi, Mr Jaitley said these items include TV, tyre, power bank and video games. He said, now 28 percent slab rate is applicable only on 28 items, […]

    Rupee weakens by 48 paise to 70.18 against Dollar

    Breaking appreciation rally of last three days, rupee at forex market today weakened by 48 paise to 70 rupees and 18 paise against the US dollar. In previous three sessions, it appreciated one rupee and 85 paise against the US currency.

    Govt to infuse Rs 83,000 crore in PSBs in next few months

    The government will infuse 83000 crore in Public Sector Banks in next few months in the current fiscal. Briefing media in New Delhi on Thursday evening, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the recapitalisation will enhance the lending capacity of state-owned banks and help them come out of the RBI’s Prompt Corrective Action, PCA framework. He further said […]

    TCL expands its global reach with the construction of its first overseas smart integrated manufacturing industrial park in Tirupati, India

    Tirupati : – TCL, a top-three global television brand and leading consumer electronics company, today kicked off the construction of its first-ever smart integrated manufacturing industrial park in an overseas market in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India. The move signifies India’s strategic position in TCL’s global development and the brand’s commitment to the Indian market. Situated […]

    Christmas Special: How to grow your money safely by investing in fixed deposit?

    When investing your hard-earned savings, you may have doubted the safety of your investment, because of the fear of losing money. While every investor seeks an assurance of high returns with growth-oriented investment options, it is also important to balance out the risk by investing in low-risk investment options. This Christmas, make a smart investment […]

    FM Arun Jaitley says government will maintain fiscal deficit this year without drawing from RBI reserves

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that the government has the best fiscal record and even this year the fiscal deficit will be maintained. He was speaking at a function organised by a private TV channel in New Delhi yesterday. Defending his government’s demands from the Reserve Bank to address certain issues including liquidity or […]

    India will become five-trillion-dollar economy in 7-8 years: Prabhu

    Minister for Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu said, with economic reforms, India will become a five-trillion-dollar economy in seven-eight years. Mr Prabhu was speaking at the India-Turkey Business Forum in New Delhi on Tuesday. The Minister said, Government has identified 12 champion sectors to promote exports. Mr Prabhu who is also Minister for Civil Aviation, […]

    Minister for Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu says India’s aviation sector is fastest growing in the world

    Minister for Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu has said that India considers Turkey as a close friend and an important business partner and both the nations can benefit from each other. He was addressing at the India-Turkey Business Forum in New Delhi today. Mr Prabhu said, trade relations between the two countries must be sustainable […]

    NPCIL’s Kaiga Unit-1 creates world record for continuous operation

    A 220-MW unit of Nuclear Power Corporation of India’s Kaiga Atomic Power Station has created a world record for continuous operation for 941 days, state-run BHEL, which supplied equipment for the unit, said Monday. The previous world record of 940 days held by Heysham 2 Unit-8 of the UK, a BHEL statement said. Earlier in […]

    Vijay Mallya to face bankruptcy proceedings in UK High Court next year

    Embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya to face bankruptcy proceedings in the UK High Court next year. A consortium of Indian banks in their attempt to recoup unpaid debt worth nearly 1.145 billion pounds has filed the case. TLT LLP, a UK-based law firm which had won a landmark case for the 13 banks led by […]