Modi interacts with economists, experts

Modi interacts with economists, experts

Sunday, 23 June 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Further opening of banking and insurance sectors for FDI, speeding up disinvestment process and management of water resources were among the focus areas of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s interaction with economists and industry experts on Saturday to achieve higher economic growth, said sources. During the interactive session, ahead of the presentation...

Rs  tumbles 14 paise amid US-Iran rift

Saturday, 22 June 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

The rupee dived 14 paise to close at 69.58 against the US dollar Friday, pressured by firming crude oil prices amid intensifying geopolitical tensions in the Gulf region. A broad sell-off in the domestic equity markets also kept sentiment at a low ebb, forex traders said. At the interbank foreign exchange (forex)...

Jet Airways shares soar another 15.5%

Saturday, 22 June 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Shares of Jet Airways zoomed 15.5 per cent on Friday, continuing the previous day’s sharp rally. The scrip witnessed choppy trading, touching a high of Rs 79.75 and a low of Rs 39.10 during the day on the BSE. Intra-day, the scrip jumped 24.60 per cent despite a weak opening. It...

GST Council extends anti-profiteering authority's tenure, sends rate cut on EVs to fitment panel

GST Council extends anti-profiteering authority's tenure, sends rate cut on EVs to fitment panel

Friday, 21 June 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The all-powerful GST Council Friday extended the tenure of the anti-profiteering authority by two years and approved imposing a penalty of up to 10 per cent on entities not passing on benefits of GST rate cuts to consumers. Briefing reporters after the 35th meeting of the Council, Revenue Secretary A B...

Jet Airways shares soar another 15.5 pc

Jet Airways shares soar another 15.5 pc

Friday, 21 June 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Shares of Jet Airways zoomed 15.5 per cent Friday, continuing the previous day's sharp rally. The scrip witnessed choppy trading, touching a high of Rs 79.75 and a low of Rs 39.10 during the day on the BSE. Intra-day, the scrip jumped 24.60 per cent despite a weak opening. It finally...

US looking at taking additional action against 'unfair' Indian trade practices: Lighthizer

US looking at taking additional action against 'unfair' Indian trade practices: Lighthizer

Friday, 21 June 2019 | PTI | Washington

The Trump administration has warned India that it would be compelled to take some "additional action" against the country over its "unfair" trade practices as the two nations have made "no headway" on these issues. The warning from US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer also came days after President Donald Trump announced...

Sensex down 190 points, Nifty below 11,800

Sensex down 190 points, Nifty below 11,800

Friday, 21 June 2019 | IANS | Mumbai

After opening on a flat note, the benchmark Sensex fell over 190 points during the early trade on Friday. Investor sentiment took a hit after oil prices rose sharply. Brent crude, the global oil benchmark, surged over 5 per cent on renewed tensions in the Middle East after Iran shot down a...

Airbus signs MoU with Pawan Hans to introduce 2 new categories of helicopters

Friday, 21 June 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Airbus on Thursday said it has signed an MoU with Pawan Hans Limited (PHL) in Paris for collaboration in introducing two new categories of its helicopters - H145 and H225 - in the latter’s fleet sometime in the future. The Airbus also said according to the MoU, signed on Wednesday evening,...

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