As Alphabet chief, Pichai joins global CEO A-list
Founders Brin, Page step down; Pichai, who remains Google CEO, to run world’s third most valuable firm that currently faces regulatory scrutiny. Investors have rewarded Google stock, with the company’s market cap doubling to nearly $900 billion since Pichai took over. Pichai studied in IIT-Kharagpur before moving to Stanford University for his Masters.
ExxonMobil wants global arbitration option, compensation assurance
ExxonMobil appears to be warming up to India lately. It recently signed a ...
Global policy uncertainty could push 7 mn in India, 31 mn globally into poverty: World Bank
Highlighting that India's exports could rise by a...
Share market update: Fertilizer stocks down; Shiva Global Agro slips 7%
The NSE Nifty50 index was trading 30.95 points down at 11,987.45.
Startup Central: Will IKEA break global format in India?
Startup Central | 'What slowdown?' That’s what IKEAIndia head, Peter Betzel, exclaimed while revealing 5 million shoppers visited the Hydera...
Global Warming: India, others call out developed countries for failing to meet target
India along with China, Brazil and a handful of developing countries are calling out developed countries for failing to meet the targets that had to be achieved by 2020. These countries have moved a proposal that will require industrialised countries to meet their obligations of reducing emissions, and to provide financial and tech support to developed nations.
China most likely to become sole global superpower by mid-21st Century: Mitt Romney
"First, China becomes the sole global superpower -- economically, militarily and geopolitically -- by the middle of this century. Second, China's ascension will be disrupted and halted by internal turmoil," he said.
Sensex rises 100 pts on positive global sentiment; Nifty nears 12,050
Equity benchmarks Sensex and Nifty nudged higher in opening deals on Friday as investors looked beyond domestic factors to focus on positive...
Sensex rises 100 points, Nifty nears 12,050 amid firm global cues
Volatility indicator India VIX punged 9.78 per cent to below 13 level.
Global coal power set for record fall in 2019: IEEFA
In an analysis it said this would amount to a reduction of around 300 terawatt hours (TWh), more than the combined total output from coal in Germany, Spain and the UK last year. The analysis is based on monthly electricity sector data from around the world for the first seven to 10 months of the year, depending on data availability in each country.
India ranks 5th in Global Climate Risk Index
India is the fifth most vulnerable country to climate change, according to a report released by Environment think tank, Germanwatch. In the Climate Risk Index 2020, India’s rank has worsened from the 14th spot in 2017 to 5th in 2018 in the global vulnerability ladder.
Crude oil futures rise on positive global cues
Analysts said raising of bets by participants kept crude prices higher in futures trade.
Wall Street jumps after bumper jobs data, upbeat tone on trade
The S&P index recorded 47 new 52-week highs and no new low, while the Nasdaq recorded 78 new highs and 18 new lows.
Gold rate today: Bullion flat amid rising global trade tension
Bullion counters may continue yesterday’s rally, said brokerage SMC Global.
Sensex declines 100 points on global selloff, Nifty tests 11,950
Domestic equity indices opened with marginal cuts as fresh concerns over global trade surfaced after US President Donald Trump said a trade ...
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