Economic slowdown hits jobs sector: SBI report
India is projected to create 16 lakh less jobs in FY20, according to a SBI research report.
LN Mittal proposes R&D centre in steel in Bengaluru
He mooted the idea to chief minister BS Yediyurappa at Karnataka Pavilion at Davos during...
Donald Trump says he would prefer longer impeachment trial with witnesses
"I'll leave that to the Senate," Trump told a news conference at th...
Cabinet approves closure of Hindustan Fluorocarbons Ltd
HFL has been making losses since 2013-14 and has negative net worth. As on March 31, 2019, it had accumulated losses of Rs 62.81 crore and net worth of (-) Rs 43.20 crore. It was also registered with the erstwhile Board for Industrial and Financial Construction (BIFR) as a sick company.
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.
India joins WEF reskilling initiative as founding member
The scheme aims to future-proof workers from technological change and help economies by providing new skills for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the WEF said. Founding governments include Brazil, France, India, Pakistan, the Russian Federation, UAE and the US. Business partners include PwC, Salesforce, ManpowerGroup, Infosys, LinkedIn, Coursera Inc. and The Adecco Group.
We will do well only if others with us do well: Google's Sundar Pichai
"With our scale rightly comes scrutiny. Yes, we've bought start-ups, but we also invest every year in hundreds of start-ups through our venture arms," he said at the WEF 2020 in a conversation with World Economic Forum Founder and Executive Chairman Klaus Schwab.
BlackRock, partners eye initial $500 million for climate fund
The group will provide the first $100 million of funding for the CFP.
Asian shares firm as China data show signs of easing economic strains
MSCI's global share index touched record highs and was last up 0.05 per cent.
Slowdown hits Asian Paints’ volume growth in Q3: Key takeaways
The company said while benign raw material prices worked in its favour, economic slowdown hurt volume growth.
India's GDP to grow at 5.5% in FY21, says India Ratings
In recent months, the government has announced a number of steps to shore up the economic growth including a corporate tax rate cut.
Historian who called out billionaires at Davos last year not invited back in 2020
"Was it something I said", tweeted Rutger Bregman jokingly.
Housing sales down 9%, new supply falls 10% in Oct-Dec: Report
" The downtrend observed was mainly due to economic slowdown and liquidity crisis in the market," PropEquity said in its Q4 report.
Investors in India hope to see tax on equity gains scrapped
Here are the key areas where market participants are looking for action.
India’s painful double whammy spreads to other emerging markets
An analysis of 30 major emerging economies shows half of them slowing or stagnating in 2020.
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