Cairn India hunts for big oil partner via stake sale
Cairn is the country’s largest private sector oil and gas producer accounting for nearly a quarter of India’s total domestic crude oil production and Vedanta may look to dilute up to 25% to raise a minimum of $1.5-2 billion (Rs 10,500-14,100) through this “value unlocking” exercise.
The solitary biker: Thomas Trapp loves the peace open road brings, says BMW S 1000 is his dream machine
Trapp usually goes on an annual eight...
Trump, Merkel and Imran to visit WEF at Davos
The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2020, taking place on January 20-24, will focus on esta...
Global talent crunch hits record high, 54% companies globally face talent shortage
According to the research, 54 per cent of companies reported skill shortages with businesses in 36 out of 44 countries finding it more difficult to attract skilled talent than in 2018. Employers in the US (69 per cent), Mexico (52 per cent), Italy (47 per cent) and Spain (41 per cent) reported the most acute shortages.
Take Five: World market themes for the week ahead
Geopolitics overshadowed monetary policy for the first time in many months in early January.
Greta Thunberg joins Italy protest, urges youngsters to 'fight for tomorrow'
Adults are behaving as if there's no tomorrow, the activist told young protesters.
US removes currency manipulator label on China
Just two days before President Donald Trump is set to sign a "phase one" trade agreement with China, the US Treasury said in its semi-annual report to Congress that the yuan has strengthened and Beijing is no longer considered a currency manipulator.
Singapore & Italy based companies bid highest for IL&FS’ two road assets
Email queries sent to Cube Highways and Autostrade remained unanswered till as of press time. IL&FS declined to comment on the matter. The IL&FS board is looking to address half of the company’s Rs 97,000-crore debt through asset monetisation. It sold seven wind energy assets to existing partner Orix of Japan for an equity value of Rs 593 crore.
Are you a good cook? Airbnb is offering 100 home chefs a trip to Italy and a chance to learn from David Chang
The chosen ones will attend workshops at the University of Gastronomic Sciences in Pollenzo.
Gems & jewellery eyes new markets
Exports of gems and jewellery fell 4.66 per cent year-on-year in April-November 2019 and the trend is likely to persist in the rest of the current fiscal.
European shares hover near record high in thin holiday trade
The pan-European STOXX 600 index was nearly unchanged at 0813 GMT.
The clue to India's future fuel is in your tea cup
Tea-estates are using methanol burners to dry tea leaves that add colour and flavour to your cuppa every morning.
UP sanctions Rs 30L for documenting Lord Ram’s global footprint
The Yogi Adityanath government has allotted Rs 30 lakh to a research institute in Ayodhya, the Ayodhya Shodh Sansthan, and released the first instalment of Rs 15 lakh for documenting ‘Ram Sanskriti Ki Vishwa Yatra’ (international journey of the legend of Lord Ram).
Ask the travel expert: Hassle-free ways to travel between Nice and Venice;planning solo trips abroad on a budget
Travelling on a shoe-string budget is all about smart planning and spotting a good deal.
Oil industry braces for Mideast turmoil after Soleimani killing
Rising tensions between Iran and US have already caused disruptions to oil markets.
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