Sangeetha G.
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Chennai
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Rising crude, falling rupee, fiscal slippage & poll-heavy calendar are key challenges

Rise in core inflation and increasing upward risk to overall CPI would keep RBI slightly hawkish, said Anurag Jain, chief investment officer, Canara-HSBC Ori­ental Bank of Commerce

Crude oil may touch $85 by July

With the US-Iran issue remaining unresolved, Brent crude touched $80 a barrel last week. Further escalation of prices towards $85 a barrel cannot be dismissed in the first half of 2018.

Entry of branded players helps growth of cloud kitchens

Cloud kitchen is the next big thing in the food service industry as several well-known brands are entering the space.

Quick service chains back to double digit growth

After a gap of three years, double-digit growth has made a comeback in the restaurant business.

Gold transaction via mobile apps to be popular in coming decades

Mobile applications that allow individuals to buy, sell, invest and gift gold are developing rapidly in India and will become increasingly popular in the coming decades.

Insurance cover to gems and jewellery export credit cut

Finding the gems and jewellery industry risky post the PNB scam, the Export Credit Guarantee Corporation (ECGC) has brought down the insurance cover on the exports by the industry to 50 per cent.

GJEPC decides to help find bad apples in gems & jewellery industry

Seeking to resolve the difficulties in securing bank finance, the gems and jewellery trade body has proposed to help banks in finding out the bad apples in the industry.

Castor prices may see recovery on export demand

Castor seed prices, which had largely remained bullish last year since the commodity resumed trading at the exchange in January 2017, have been weakening since the beginning of this year.

NHPS rollout set to fail May date

The central government has set its premium contribution of Rs 1,500 per family towards the national health protection scheme (NHPS) that envisages Rs 5 lakh cover for 10 crore families.

All eyes on Amazon, Alibaba as they redraw strategy

The Walmart deal has just triggered a series of actions in the retail space.

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