Top CEOs commit to support developing core set of universal ESG disclosures
Announcing the initiative, the World Economic Forum (WEF) said 140 of the world's largest companies support effort to develop a core set of common metrics and disclosures on non-financial factors to their investors and other stakeholders.
Govt notifies National Startup Advisory Council, Commerce Minister to chair
The council is being set up in the wake of a plethora of regulato...
Government allocates Rs 232 crore for infrastructure development of CAPFs
The CAPFs, which are the backbone of internal security, are pressed...
Solar rooftop developers prefer open access for power supply
Solar rooftop developers are increasingly choosing to supply power to customers through open access – locating the solar plant elsewhere – rather than set it up on the premises of their clients.
Piramal Realty to invest Rs 3,500 crore in 3 years to develop mid-market projects in Mumbai
The real estate development arm of the Piramal Group, is planning to invest over Rs 3,500 crore to develop residential projects in Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) over the next 3 years with significant focus on mid-market segment, said a top company official.
As part of Gaganyaan, first unmanned mission this December: ISRO
Addressing the inaugural session of a symposium on "Human Spaceflight and Exploration - Present Challenges and Future Trends," Sivan said the Gaganyaan mission not only aims at India's maiden human flight to the space but also setting up a new space station for 'continuous space human presence'.
Real estate developers eyeing co-living for future growth
A Cushman and Wakefield report on coliving has said the market for coliving in India is evolving at a rapid pace, with investments from national and international institutional investors bringing in much-needed seed capital.
Times Internet to host new luxury section in partnership with with Gems & Jewellery Export Promotion Council
Commenting on the launch, Puneet Gupt, COO - Times Internet said, “We are excited to partner with Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council to bring the best of global fashion and jewellery content to Indian readers”. As a part of the launch, TOI Fashion team has worked with industry leaders to deliver the most premium lifestyle content in the country.”
PM Modi & PM KP Oli jointly launch development projects in Nepal via VC
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Nepali counterpart KP Sharma Oli jointly inaugurate the second Integrated Check Post (ICP) at Jogbani-B...
Lodha to raise $225 million via offshore bonds
JP Morgan is the lone banker for now helping the company raising the money.
Karnataka may soon announce relief as industries find property taxes steep
In the case of electricity bills, commercial consumers attract the highest tariff while industrial units pay a lower tariff. The government is working on similar lines of introducing a separate tax rate for industries. The Minister, however, said the Cabinet will take a view on whether to make the proposed relief prospective, or retrospective.
India needs $2.64 tn investment to meet SDGs by 2030: Report
India needs a whopping USD 2.64 trillion investment to meet the UN's sustainable development goals (SDGs), offering the private sector an investment opportunity of over USD 1.12 trillion by 2030, according to a report.
More than 80 soldiers killed in Yemen missile, drone attack
Saturday's strike follows months of relative calm in the war between the Iran-backed Huthis and Yemen's internationally recognised government, which is backed by a Saudi-led military coalition. The Huthis attacked a mosque in a military camp in the central province of Marib -- about 170 kilometres (105 miles) east of the capital Sanaa.
Centre appoints Nripendra Mishra as chairman of Nehru museum council, MJ Akbar out
Mishra who resigned from the PS to the PM post last year is a UP cadre IAS officer, closely associated with the think tank Vivekananda International Foundation. At NMML, he replaces Lokesh Chandra, former president of Indian Council for Cultural Relations, as the chairman.
Indian Air Force’s LCA to get Astra missile firepower, not Rafale’s meteor
Sources said after the missile is inducted into the Su30MKI fighter jets from which it has been tested, the system would be integrated on other foreign-origin combat aircraft. The performance of the Astra, sources said, is regarded to be better than similar Russian systems currently in service.
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