Sensex surges 750 pts as investors cheer Q3 GDP

Sensex surges 750 pts as investors cheer Q3 GDP

Tuesday, 02 March 2021 | PTI | Mumbai

Benchmark BSE Sensex surged nearly 750 points and NSE Nifty rallied over 232 points on Monday as investors cheered the domestic economy returning to positive territory after two quarters of contraction.  The 30-share BSE index briefly traded above the 50,000-mark in day trade before closing at 49,849.84, showing a rise of...

PM says farmers should get more avenues to sell crops

Tuesday, 02 March 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday emphasised on farmers getting more avenues to sell crops and said a food processing revolution was needed in the country for value addition to farm produce and to realise better prices.   Addressing a webinar on effective implementation of Budget provisions regarding the Agriculture Ministry,...

Rs 77,146 cr bids for spectrum on Day 1

Tuesday, 02 March 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

India’s first auction of spectrum in five years attracted Rs 77,146 crore of bids on the opening day on Monday with Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel, and Vodafone Idea participating in the bidding process - a response that the government said was better than expected. There were, however, no takers for spectrum...

Sensex soars 750 pts as investors cheer Q3 GDP data

Sensex soars 750 pts as investors cheer Q3 GDP data

Monday, 01 March 2021 | PTI | Mumbai

The benchmark BSE Sensex surged nearly 750 points and NSE Nifty rallied over 232 points on Monday as investors cheered the domestic economy returning to positive territory after two quarters of contraction. The 30-share BSE index briefly traded above the 50,000-mark during the mid-session, before ending at 49,849.84, showing a rise...

Sensex surges over 500 pts in early trade; Nifty tops 14,680

Sensex surges over 500 pts in early trade; Nifty tops 14,680

Monday, 01 March 2021 | PTI | Mumbai

The BSE benchmark Sensex rebounded over 500 points in the opening session on Monday as investors cheered the domestic economy returning to growth in the October-December period after two quarters of contraction. The 30-share gauge was trading at 49,608.97, showing a gain of 508.98 points or 1.04 per cent in early...

New social media rules may raise compliance cost: Indian execs

New social media rules may raise compliance cost: Indian execs

Monday, 01 March 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

The new social media intermediary rules could raise compliance costs for players, making it difficult for smaller companies to compete against bigger giants like Facebook, according to industry watchers. The new rules, announced last week, distinguish between ‘social media intermediaries’ and ‘significant social media intermediaries’ with 50 lakh registered users as...

‘Nirman by ATS’ to vie for stalled realty projects

Monday, 01 March 2021 | IANS | New Delhi

ATS Infrastructure Ltd has come up with project management consultancy - ‘Nirman by ATS’ - to assist developers in completing stalled real estate projects and to provide respite to distressed home buyers. A company statement said that the consultancy targets to acquire over 18 stalled and delayed projects under residential and...

Pakistan may resume import of cotton from India: Report

Monday, 01 March 2021 | PTI | Islamabad

Pakistan may allow cotton import from India through land route as prospects of gradual restoration of bilateral trade ties have brightened after the new ceasefire agreement along the Line of Control, according to a media report on Sunday. Citing sources in the Ministry of Commerce, The Express Tribune reported that Adviser...

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