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Govt to soon finalise norms for Infrastructure Debt Fund

October 1, 2012 7:50:02 pm

The Finance Ministry will soon finalise the Cabinet note to put in place the Infrastructure Debt Fund with a view to accelerating flow of long-term funds for infrastructure projects.

Arunachal Pradesh to enforce austerity

September 29, 2012 5:51:14 pm

The state government has decided to enforce austerity measures Ato maintain strict financial discipline.

India’s first aquifer atlas released

September 28, 2012 4:23:15 pm

The atlas covers 14 principal aquifers and 42 major aquifers.

China’s graft crackdown takes shine off luxury boom

September 25, 2012 8:56:44 pm

Luxury brands banking on a China rebound to boost sales may be in for an unpleasant surprise: Weak demand in the world’s second largest luxury market may last longer than the economic slowdown as Beijing cracks down on conspicuous consumption.

PSUs seek shareholders’ share buy back

September 9, 2012 11:51:32 am

NTPC,Coal India,SAIL and NMDC have sought shareholders' approval for buying back shares.

Auction route for mineral deposits not advisable: FIMI

August 29, 2012 8:33:43 pm

No country in the world has adopted auction/bidding route except Russia and Kyrgyzstan for coal said Sharma.

120 lakh rail tickets paid for but…

August 24, 2012 7:38:20 pm

Over 120 lakh railway tickets purchased through IRCTC website from April last year to June remained unbooked.

More coal imports can impact inflation,growth: RBI

August 24, 2012 1:58:21 am

Reserve Bank cautioned that increasing dependence on imported coal and rising global prices of the dry fuel can impact growth and inflation.

Land acquisition process should be more regulated: Study

August 22, 2012 1:40:53 am

The land acquisition procedure should be more regulated and the auction process can be used to determine correct compensation price.

IKEA not at the cost of domestic artisans,says Vayalar

August 22, 2012 1:31:02 am

IKEA has submitted an application with the DIPP for setting up fully-owned entity in India with investment of Rs 10,500 crore.

Diesel price hike likely in next two months: Rangarajan

August 20, 2012 10:45:51 pm

A hike in diesel prices is expected,PMEAC Chairman C Rangarajan said.

Scant rains to escalate inflation: Crisil

July 26, 2012 9:52:53 pm

The shortfall will have an adverse impact on headline inflation and push it beyond estimates.

Electronics industry seen at Rs 10K cr

July 26, 2012 7:04:28 pm

The defence electronics purchases will be about Rs 600000 crore in the next ten years.

Indirect Tax collection up 13.8%

July 18, 2012 9:55:16 pm

Service Tax collection rose by Rs 40.8 per cent to Rs 28,068 crore.

Rupee drops 37 p to 55.48 vs USD as dollar demand surges

July 18, 2012 7:54:34 pm

The rupee washed out its early gains and closed 37 paise down to settle at 55.48.

Bihar over all growth rate 16.71% : Modi

July 17, 2012 9:28:15 pm

Bihar produced 166.69 lakh mt of foodgrains during 2011-2012 compared to 103.47 lakh mt last year.

‘Farmers income may erode by Rs 24K’

July 17, 2012 8:50:31 pm

The delay in monsoon rains could pull down production of foodgrains and income of the farming community.

Put GAAR in cold storage: Assocham

July 5, 2012 4:39:16 pm

Concerned over poor investment climate,Assocham President met Montek Singh Ahluwalia.

‘Will decide on retail FDI at right time’

July 5, 2012 4:11:31 pm

Govt did not give any time-frame saying that the political process will take care of that.

I-T Act amend can’t be retrospective: HC

July 3, 2012 6:56:57 pm

Amendment sought to withdraw incentives granted to exporters.

Taj Mumbai named one of world’s best hotels

June 29, 2012 1:34:40 pm

Taj is the only entry from the Asian continent in the top 10 list.

Risks to financial stability on rise: RBI

June 28, 2012 10:09:23 pm

The Bank says sovereign debt crisis in the Eurozone has increased the risks India's financial stability.

Govt looking at ways to de-congest G’gaon,Ghaziabad routes

June 27, 2012 6:18:06 pm

Ministry says it is looking at various options to de-congest routes on national highways.

Govt blasts rating agencies for comments on political ‘leaders’

June 27, 2012 1:09:36 pm

Govt also slammed rating agencies like S&P,Fitch and others for their assessment.

China’s crude steel profits down

June 23, 2012 2:12:14 pm

Growth of China's crude steel output slowed in the first five months.