BIS grants first certification under Swachchh Bharat Mission to Etawah

BIS grants first certification under Swachchh Bharat Mission to Etawah

Thursday, 11 October 2018 | PNS | new delhi

nBureau of Indian Standards certified Uttar Pradesh Government with first IS/ISO 9001 certification for its Etawah District Swachh Bharat Mission on October 8, 2018 in Lucknow. The certificate was presented by Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath to J SelvaKumari, District Magistrate, Etawah on Wednesday at Lucknow.  During the presentation,...

Further escalation of trade tensions may damage market sentiment, harm global growth: IMF

Further escalation of trade tensions may damage market sentiment, harm global growth: IMF

Wednesday, 10 October 2018 | PTI | Washington

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Wednesday warned that global growth may be significantly harmed with further escalation of trade tension, which is a result of the uneven global economic recovery that has fuelled inward-looking policies and contributed to increased policy uncertainty. A decade since the economic crisis, while there has been...

SBI to buy assets worth Rs 45,000cr from NBFCs

Wednesday, 10 October 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

State Bank of India (SBI) said Tuesday it will buy good quality assets worth Rs 45,000 crore from NBFCs that are facing liquidity crunch triggered by a series of debt repayment defaults by financial conglomerate IL&FS and its subsidiaries.   SBI, which earlier planned to purchase assets worth Rs 15,000 crore,...

Hyundai Santro to make comeback

Wednesday, 10 October 2018 | PTI | CHENNAI

South Korean auto major Hyundai Tuesday said it will bring back its once popular hatchback, Santro, in a new avatar in India later this month. The company, which operates in the country through its wholly-owned subsidiary Hyundai Motor India (HMIL), had discontinued the previous Santro model in December 2014.  Hyundai has...

163 ultra rich Delhiites have wealth of Rs 6,78,400 cr: Barclays Hurun

Wednesday, 10 October 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

As many as 163 Delhiites featured in the Barclays Hurun India Rich List 2018 and their cumulative wealth stood at a whopping Rs 6,78,400 crore, a report said Tuesday. The Barclays Hurun India Rich List, which is a compilation of the richest individuals in India having a net worth of Rs...

Business Corner

Wednesday, 10 October 2018 | Agencies

Syndicate bank celebrates 93rd foundation day Syndicate Bank celebrated its 93rd foundation day as a fortnight of activities from October 10th to 25th 2918. During this period the bank and its employees — who are known for their freindly and faithful services, will contact new and existing customers. ISIC A 3-day National...

PHDCCI pitches for separate smart micro grid, solar, wind tariff policies

Wednesday, 10 October 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

Industry chamber PHDCCI Tuesday urged the Government to devise “Smart Micro Grid Policy” and also appealed for “Separate Tariff Policy” for consumer getting electricity through smart grids particularly in its solar and wind segment. The recommendations were made during a National Smart Grid Conclave held here pointing out that with alternate...

India Post targets 10% share in parcel business segment

Wednesday, 10 October 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

The postal department has set a target to more than double its market share in parcel business in next two years, Communications Minister Manoj Sinha said on Tuesday. “Approximately, we have 3-4 per cent share in parcel business. Private players offer effective service instantly while in government system people at small...

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