National database of workers in informal sector in the works
The Bill seeks to empower the central government to formulate and notify, from time to time, suitable welfare schemes for unorganised workers on matters related to life and disability cover; health and maternity benefits; old-age protection; education; housing or any other benefit.
Stocks in the news: RIL, HDFC Bank, Lupin, TCS, Kotak Bank, HCL Tech and Just Dial
Moody's Investors Service placed YES Bank's long-term fore...
HCL Technologies expects strong demand across sectors in coming quarters
The company, which posted 15.5 per cent rise in revenue in the Decem...
Why you shouldn't bank on Budget 2020 to plan your investments
Preparing for specific events is the worst way of planning one’s investments, more so the Union Budget. There’s a lot in investing that you cannot control. Instead of worrying, savers should focus on what is in their own hands.
ETRise Top MSMEs Ranking: Inaccurate that MSMEs don’t get finance easily, says banking official
In a panel discussion under ETRise Dialogue, a top official of the Union Bank of India said that MSMEs were getting loans sanctioned by banks, especially under the PSB loans in 59 minutes. The Bank, he said, was proactive in MSME funding.
Tripura SEZ along Bangladesh to be multi-sector one
The Rs 1,550 crore special economic zone (SEZ), to be set up along the Bangladesh border in Tripura, would be a multi-sector SEZ and not just agro-based food processing SEZ, official said here on Saturday.
HDFC Bank Q3 results preview: All eyes on slippages in auto, agri sectors
Motilal Oswal expects the bank to report a 24 per cent YoY jump in profit to Rs 6,950 crore.
Welcome to ‘peak decade,’ from globalization to central banks
Ian Bremmer, founder of Eurasia Group, describes this year as a “tipping point.”
What ails India's pharmaceutical sector?
Unlike mature markets such as the US, where drug prices are market-controlled, here, the government and regulators play a pivotal role in the entire process. Regulators fix both the price companies pay for bulk drugs and the price at which they sell their products in the market, leaving little leeway to earn profit. For Indian pharma, this is a double-edged sword.
Board Meetings Today: Kotak Mahindra Bank, Just Dial, Can Fin Home, ICICI Securities and Hind Zinc
Hindustan Zinc, ICICI Securities and Can Fin Homes will be some companies which will announce quarterly results today.
Govt to stop substitutable coal import; can go for auction of 100 fully explored new blocks: Joshi
The Cabinet recently approved promulgation of Mineral Laws (Amendment) Ordinance 2020 to amend Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation ) Act 1957 and Coal Mines (Special Provisions) Act 2015.
Avendus Capital: An unlikely success story of a homegrown investment bank
Homegrown Avendus Capital has stitched up an unlikely success story making deals for tech cos.
Nabard projects Bengal's credit potential at Rs 1,91,289 crore
"The resource is limited. The assessment helps us creating a roadmap on how best the resource can be allocated keeping special focus on less developed districts," Nabard's chief general manager in Kolkata Subrata mandal told ET. Nabard has unveiled the state focus paper for 2020-21 on Friday.
Government relief only hope, else telecom sector headed for duopoly: Analysts
Industry experts are divided over the likely outcome of the sector heading towards a duopoly with two private telcos-Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel plus one PSU- BSNL with a limited reach. While Vodafone Idea is reeling under the debt of Rs 53,000 crores as AGR payment, Airtel is better financially placed to pay its statutory dues of Rs 35,000.
Share market update: Nifty Service sector index down; IndusInd Bank loses 6%
The Nifty Services sector index was trading 0.88 per cent down at 17565.45.
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