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  • AffordPlan registers annual growth of 300 percent in maternity patient base

    New Delhi: AffordPlan, a first-of-its-kind financial technology platform that enables healthcare savings for individuals, registers an annual growth of 300 percent in maternity patient care. Set up in 2016, AffordPlan has expanded its presence in five key cities including Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai, Pune and Ahmedabad.  Of the total cost incurred during a treatment in private […]

    BMA commemorates 65 years by launching a slew of new initiatives

    Mumbai: Established in 1954, the Bombay Management Association popularly known by the acronym BMA; is one of India’s leading managerial communities striving for managerial excellence in business and corporate management. BMA has trained over 1.5 lakh managers who have had a dynamic impact on the Indian corporate scene. Skilled for success and instilled with the […]

    National Trade Body Snubs PWC for “baseless” Report on E-commerce

    New Delhi: Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT), the largest trader’s organization in the country has castigated Pricewaterhouse Coopers(PwC) for its “baseless” and “concocted” report on e-commerce in an attempt to mislead the country. In a statement the Confederation said ” We have come across various media reports quoted Pricewaterhouse Coopers(PwC) that India’s e commerce […]

    SBI, other banks agree to finance Nagpur-Mumbai Samruddhi Corridor

    A consortium of banks led by StateBank of India has agreed to provide finance for Nagpur-Mumbai ‘SamruddhiCorridor’ expressway project. Bhushan Gagrani, Principal Secretary in the ChiefMinister’s Office said, SBI has agreed to lend the highest amount, 8,500 crorerupees. Other lenders include Punjab National Bank, Bank of Baroda, Bank ofMaharashtra as well as the Life Insurance […]

    Wholesale inflation falls to 3.80% in Decembe

    New Delhi : Inflation based on wholesale prices fell to a 8-month low of 3.80 per cent in December 2018, on softening prices of fuel and some food items. The Wholesale Price Index (WPI)-based inflation stood at 4.64 per cent in November 2018, and 3.58 per cent in December 2017. According to the government data […]

    10% quota for EWS doesn’t contravene basic structure of Constitution: Jaitley

    New Delhi : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, the Constitutional Amendment Bill to provide 10 per cent reservation to the economically weaker sections from upper castes does not contravene the basic structure of the Constitution. In his Facebook post titled- Reservation for the Economically Weaker Sections, Mr Jaitley termed the move the single greatest recognition […]

    Insurance Companies Outsmart Banks in Annual Report Making

    HDFC Standard Life tops the Annual Report ranking chart for financial Services sector With 4 annuals rated as outstanding and 14 as appreciable, exceptional annuals remains elusive HDFC Standard Life, PNB Housing Finance and SBI Life bag the top-3 positions Insurance segment outshines others, pushing three of the four listed entities into the top-10 By […]

    GST exemption limit doubled for small businesses

    New Delhi : In a bid to give relief to small businesses, the GST Council on Thursday doubled the GST exemption limit to Rs 20 lakh for northeastern states and Rs 40 lakh for the rest of the country. Speaking to media after a meeting of GST Council in New Delhi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley […]

    Saudi Arabia to cut its oil exports in Jan by 10%

    OPEC kingpin Saudi Arabia will slash its oil exports in January by 10 percent compared to November, the Kingdom said today as producers move to shore up tumbling prices. Saudi energy minister Khalid al-Falih said the kingdom, the world’s top crude supplier, would cut its exports to 7.2 million barrels per day (bpd) in January, […]

    Indian economy expects to grow at 7.2% in 2018-19

    Indian economy is expected to grow at 7.2 per cent in 2018-19 against 6.7 per cent in the previous fiscal mainly due to improvement in the performance of agriculture and manufacturing sectors. Releasing the first advance estimates of National Income for 2018-19, Central Statistics Office (CSO) said, the growth in GDP during 2018-19 is estimated […]