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Friday, September 21, 2018

business

Govt appoints 14 executive directors in banks

As many as 14 general managers have been appointed as executive directors in different public sector banks, according to an official order issued on ...

Rupee gains 53 paise in early trade

Continuing its uptrend, the rupee firmed by another 53 paise to trade at over a two-week high of 71.84 against the US dollar in early trade on Friday...

MFIs should expand presence in North India: RBI Deputy Governor

RBI Deputy Governor N.S Vishwanathan said that there is much scope for increasing credit penetration in Northern part of the country and microfinance...

Indian economy to reach USD 5 trillion size by 2022: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the size of Indian economy will double to USD 5 trillion by 2022 with manufacturing and agriculture contributing US...

Moody's affirms YES Bank's ratings

Moody's Investors Service affirmed the ratings of Yes Bank, a day after RBI curtailed term of the midsize private lender's promoter chief executive R...

Swiggy expands services in 8 new cities

Food delivery platform Swiggy said it has launched services in eight new cities as it strengthens presence across the country. The new cities are Deh...

2 billion youth at risk of being left behind in future due to emerging tech

Global workforce is not able to keep up with the current rate of change that emerging technologies are bringing to workplace, and nearly two billion ...

Govt appoints MDs, CEOs in 10 nationalised banks

Mrutyunjay Mahapatra and Padmaja Chundru, both deputy managing directors in State Bank of India, have been appointed as managing director and chief e...

Rupee recovers 28 paise against US dollar in early trade

The rupee on Wednesday rebounded from its all-time low by rising 28 paise to 72.70 against the US dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exch...

Vodafone Idea Board approves merger of Aditya Birla Telecom

The Board of Directors of Vodafone Idea Limited approved merger of the Vodafone Idea Limited with the Aditya Birla Telecom Limited (ABTL), the parent...

Govt eyes record 285.2 MT foodgrain output in 2018-19

The government has set a target of record 285.2 million tonne (MT) foodgrain production in the 2018-19 crop year despite deficit rains so far this mo...

India extends deadline to impose duties on U.S products till Nov 2

The government, for the second time, has extended the deadline for the imposition of higher customs duties on 29 products, including almond, walnut a...

RCom to exit telecom fully to focus on realty: Anil Ambani

Billionaire Anil Ambani announced that the cash-strapped Reliance Communications will be completely exiting the telecom business to concentrate on re...

Adani Capital to raise Rs 1,000 cr in growth capital in FY19

Adani Capital, the financial services arm of diversified Adani group, is planning to raise around Rs 1,000 crore in debt, mostly in bank loans, this ...

Vijaya Bank, Dena Bank, Bank of Baroda to merge

The government will merge state-owned Vijaya Bank, Dena Bank and Bank of Baroda to create India's third largest lender, a top government official sai...

Mother Dairy won't cut prices

Unfazed by the introduction of cheaper packaged cow milk by new entrant Patanjali group, market leader Mother Dairy said the company will not reduce ...

Rupee down 81 paise in early trade

The rupee depreciated 81 paise to 72.65 against the dollar in early trade on Monday at the forex market, despite the government's steps to stem a ste...

CBI chargesheet against Vijay Mallya likely in a month

Many senior bank officials who had dealt with loans given to liquor baron Vijay Mallya's Kingfisher Airlines may be named as accused in a CBI charges...

20 lakh people join modified 'Jan Dhan' scheme

As many as 20 lakh people have joined the modified 'Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna' (PMJDY), taking the total number of account holders in the flagshi...

Pulse revolution happening in India: Agri scientist

A pulse revolution is taking place in the country with a quantum leap in its production since 2009-10 to reach 25.23 million tonnes in 2017-18, a MUL...

Forex reserves plunge below USD 400 bn mark

The country's forex reserves declined by USD 819.5 million to USD 399.282 billion for the week to September 7 -- slipping below the USD 400-billion m...

WPI inflation drops to 4-month low of 4.53% in August

Inflation based on wholesale prices eased to a four-month low of 4.53 per cent in August on softening of prices of food articles, especially vegetabl...

Vistara rolls out in-flight entertainment across its flights

Tata-SIA-run full service carrier Air Vistara announced the launch of complimentary wireless in-flight entertainment (IFE) services -- Vistara World-...

SEBI may consider proposal to allow foreign entities in commodity markets

With an aim to deepen the commodity derivatives market, regulator SEBI is likely to consider a proposal to allow trading in this segment by foreign e...

Digital commerce to touch Rs 2.37 lakh cr by Dec 2018: IAMAI

Digital commerce in India is expected to reach Rs 2.37 lakh crore by December 2018, driven by strong growth in segments like travel, e-commerce and u...

Rupee sinks to new low of 72.91, drops 22 paise against USD

The rupee collapsed to a lifetime low of 72.91 against the dollar at the interbank foreign exchange market. The domestic currency was quoting 22 pais...

Heavy rains in UP boosts kharif sowing: Minister

Faced with flood-like situation in some parts of Uttar Pradesh, throwing normal life out of gear, heavy rains in the state have a silver lining with ...

United Bank of India increases MCLR by 5 basis points

Public lender United Bank of India has increased the marginal cost of funds based lending rate (MCLR) by 5 basis point or 0.05 per cent across tenors...

Retail inflation cools to 10-month low of 3.69% in August

Retail inflation cooled to a 10-month low of 3.69 per cent in August -- below RBI's target of 4 per cent -- on the back of easing prices of fruits, v...

Govt appoints 14 executive directors in banks

Moody's affirms YES Bank's ratings

Govt appoints MDs, CEOs in 10 nationalised banks

Vijaya Bank, Dena Bank, Bank of Baroda to merge

Union Bank of India exits Antwerp diamond market

Rupee gains 53 paise in early trade

Indian economy to reach USD 5 trillion size by 2022: PM

Rupee recovers 28 paise against US dollar in early trade

Rupee down 81 paise in early trade

WPI inflation drops to 4-month low of 4.53% in August

Rupee sinks to new low of 72.91, drops 22 paise against USD

Vodafone Idea Board approves merger of Aditya Birla Telecom

Union Bank of India exits Antwerp diamond market

CBI chargesheet against Vijay Mallya likely in a month

Moody's affirms YES Bank's ratings

Swiggy expands services in 8 new cities

Govt eyes record 285.2 MT foodgrain output in 2018-19

Mother Dairy won't cut prices

Pulse revolution happening in India: Agri scientist