APN News

  • Thursday, June, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 02:44:25
  • Foreign exchange reserves rise by 4.3 Billion

    The country’s foreign exchange reserves soared by USD 4.368 billion to USD 418.515 billion in the week to April 26. The   RBI data showed on Friday thst foreign currency assets rose by USD 4.387 billion to USD 390.421 billion. According to the data Gold reserves remained unchanged at USD 23.303 billion. The special drawing rights […]

    PayPal brings to India frictionless payments experience; launches One Touch powered by Google Smart Lock

    Mumbai: PayPal India, today, launched its popular OneTouch experience in India using Google Smart Lock. This allows Indian consumers to register their Android device with PayPal and enables them to stay logged into the platform for all subsequent PayPal purchases on that device. The feature now removes the hassle of repeatedly needing to log in and thereby offering a frictionless payments experience.  Consumers once logged in will still need to go through […]

    New Demat Account Opened Touch A 10-Year High

    Given the push towards financial inclusion, higher numbers of citizens now have bank and savings accounts across the country. In this regard, a new report from the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) revealed that dematerialised (Demat) accounts reached a 10-year high at 4 million, in 2018. This is heartening news for the stock […]

    GST collections touch all-time high of over Rs 1.13 lakh crore in April

    The Goods and Services Tax, GST collection scaled all-time high of over 1.13 lakh crore rupees last month, up from 1.06 lakh crore rupees in the previous month. The Finance Ministry in a statement said, out of the total gross GST revenue collected in April, Central GST is 21 thousand 163 crore rupees, State GST […]

    Rupee appreciated by 32 paise to 69.70 against US dollar in opening trade

    The rupee appreciated by 32 paise to 69.70 against the US dollar in opening trade Tuesday, amid easing crude prices and weakening of the greenback vis-a-vis some currencies overseas. The rupee opened strong at 69.83 at the interbank forex market, then gained further ground to touch 69.70 per dollar, displaying gains of 32 paise against […]

    HONOR ropes in Mullen Lintas as its new creative agency

    New Delhi : HONOR, a global leading smartphone e-brand announced the appointment of Mullen Lintas as its creative agency. The agency won the creative mandate for HONOR following a multi-agency pitch held in New Delhi recently. The agency will errand conceptualizing and developing innovative communication strategy to support HONOR’s long term vision of providing best quality […]

    IntSights Report Shows Banking and Financial Services Sector Continues to Be Targeted by External Threat Actors

    NEW YORK :  IntSights, the threat intelligence company focused on enabling enterprises to Defend Forward™, today released an in-depth report on the external cybersecurity threats targeting the global banking and financial services (FSI) sector. The Banking & Financial Services Cyber Threat Landscape Report (April 2019)identified a number of trends impacting the FSI sector based off of terabytes […]

    Security situation improving after suicide attacks on last Sunday: Sri Lankan PM

    Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremsinghe has said the security situation in the country is improving after the suicide attacks last Sunday. He said security forces are acting as more information is gathered on terrorist groups active in the island nation. In an exclusive interview to correspondent in Colombo, Mr. Wickremsinghe said new evidence is […]

    Apex court directs RBI to disclose information under RTI Act

    The Supreme Court has directed the RBI to disclose information pertaining to its annual inspection report of banks under the Right to Information (RTI) Act unless they are exempted under law. A bench headed by Justice L Nageswara Rao also directed the federal bank to review its policy to disclose information relating to banks under […]

    MCX Reports Strong Q4 & Full Year Results for FY 2019

    Mumbai: Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd (MCX), India’s largest exchange in the commodity derivatives segment, announced its audited financial results for the fourth quarter & year ended March 31, 2019. Year ended March 31, 2019 –          For the year ended March 31, 2019, MCX’s total income stood at Rs. 398.59 crore as against Rs. 351.86 crore […]