Oil prices retreated further in Asia today on expectations the OPEC cartel will keep production at present levels despite pressure over falling prices at a key meeting later in the
The government proposes innovative debt scheme for renewable energy sector by allowing funding of rooftop solar (photovoltaic) panels as part of overall housing loan taken by households. The move
eeking to strengthen economic ties within the SAARC region, prime minister Narendra Modi today proposed a special purpose facility to finance infrastructure projects and called for common standards to speed
India's state-run banks face major obstacles in their plans to raise as much as $60 billion in new capital over the next few years, with investors sceptical about the prospects
Pledging to extend all possible cooperation to SAARC countries in diverse fields, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced that India will provide immediate medical visa for the patient and an
South Asian leaders from Afghanistan to the Maldives met in Kathmandu on Wednesday for a summit that was undermined by traditional bickering between rivals Pakistan and India.
In Nepal, India's
Printer maker Ricoh India has won a five-year hardware order worth Rs 1 370 crore from the department of posts. The company along with Telecommunications Consultants India (TCIL)
Financial Technologies India Ltd (FTIL) has sold its entire stake in MCX SX to a clutch of investors including Dalal Street bull Rakesh Junjhunwala. The company in a
Oil prices extended losses in Asia today as speculation swirls that the OPEC oil cartel will maintain output at this week's closely watched meeting despite a global supply glut.
Singapore Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI), country's one of the most respected commercial organisation has said it will work with the Indian High Commission here to facilitate local
Can a butterfly fluttering its wings in China cause a tornado in Texas? According to the chaos theory, it is possible.
- National pharmaceutical policy to be out soon
The controversial National Pharmaceutical Policy may finally see the light of the day with the health ministry and chemicals ministry sorting out differences over some proposals in the policy.
- India, Pak agree to inspect water projects
India and Pakistan have agreed to allow their experts to inspect two major water projects in the Kashmir region,
- WTO deal still elusive
The WTO has finally created unity among its 152 members — but unfortunately for head Pascal Lamy, the only thing all states agree on is that the prospect of a new trade deal is still far away.
- Foreign shippers seek level-playing field
Foreign ship owners have asked the directorate general of shipping for a level-playing field and a “rethink” on its latest order banning overseas vessels, which are over 25 years old
- Plea to extend crop insurance
Andhra wants cut-off date for crop insurance of non-loanee farmers to be extended to September.
- Healthcare needs Rs 3,70,000cr
India will need investments of Rs 3,70,000 crore for healthcare facilities, a study said.
- Sugar price may go up
Sugar prices may rise to an unreasonable level if the sale of buffer stock quantum is kept voluntary.
- NMCE starts new series in metals
NMCE will start new series for future contracts in non-ferrous metals from August 1.
- Do call register
The Supreme Court has suggested introduction of a new ‘do call register’ facility to curb the telemarketing menace.