Gold demand dipped in 2019 as high prices repelled retail buyers: WGC
Prices surged 18 per cent last year to the highest since 2013 as global economic growth slowed.
Modi's guarded stimulus unlikely to revive India's economic growth
Economists & industry leaders said the budget proposals were insufficient ...
Some people in Delhi more interested in publicity than work: Nitish Kumar
The JD(U) chief was here to campaign for party candidate S C L Gupt...
Coronavirus adds risk to India’s nascent recovery: Krishnamurthy Subramanian
The virus “creates some uncertainty, especially in China,” Subramanian said, adding that it’s difficult to quantify the impact of the epidemic.
Power demand rises 3.7% in January over December
The rise in demand between December and January came mainly from northern and southern states, while the western region registered a dip in energy consumption. Demand contracted between December and January in Gujarat and Maharashtra, the two most industrialised states in the country, while it was high in most other states.
Government has taken wide-ranging measures to boost economic growth: BJP
The BJP spokesperson said the budget focuses on the small and medium enterprises sector and its punitive steps against cheap, low-quality imports of goods would give strong impetus to employment in the organised manufacturing sector of the economy. BJP spokesperson G V L Narasimha Rao said the Congress, when in power, had failed to address the challenges.
Gold eases from 1-week high as safe-haven demand moves to dollar
Spot gold fell 0.3 per cent to $1,567.16 per ounce by 0801 GMT.
China’s coronavirus epidemic a big opportunity for Make in India: H Nemkumar, IIFL
There is some bit of caution due to the Coronavirus, particularly in Asia understandably, but this too shall pass, says H Nemkumar, Head - Institutional Equities, IIFL Securities.
Govt to lift FPI cap on some sovereign bonds
Sovereign bonds have rallied since the announcement of lifting the investment limits.
Five new smart cities to be investment hubs
The department for promotion of industry and internal trade is working closely with ministry of housing and urban affairs to finalise a template for the proposed smart cities. According to sources, the new smart cities would be developed as investment hubs.
Proposed income tax dispute settlement scheme waives interest, penalty
Under the proposed ‘Vivad Se Vishwas’ scheme, a taxpayer would be required to pay only the amount of the disputed taxes and will get a complete waiver of interest and penalty provided he/she pays by 31st March 2020.
Block the dates: Global Business Summit on March 6-7
Sixth edition of event to have a star cast of speakers and delegates from around the world
Economic slowdown bottomed out, expected to pick up in 2020-21
According to the Budget documents, global headwinds and challenges in the domestic financial sector moderated the growth of the Indian economy in 2019-20.
Budget will revive economic growth and create new job opportunities: Rajnath Singh
The defence minister complimented FM for proposing policy intervention in areas like new technologies, saying investments in these sectors will build a strong foundation for a new India based on knowledge driven economy. "By focusing on reviving growth and rejuvenating demand the budget is expected to trigger a new virtuous cycle in our economy," he said.
F&O: Nifty needs to top 12,100 to hit 12,200-12,250 zone
India VIX moved up by 3.35 per cent to the 14.21 level.
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