View: Don’t expect the poor to sacrifice for climate change
Studies reveal that for just $ 2 billion a year, enough sulphates could be fired ...
Traders are already bracing for a wild week ahead
Treasuries were already on the ropes Friday, thanks to a U.S. payrolls report.
Major US, global cities slowing amid worldwide slump: Report
Nine of the top 10 biggest global cities will slow next year, Oxford Economics researchers found in a report.
5 largecaps & midcaps global brokerages are bullish on in Indian market
Global brokerages are bullish on select blue chips and midcaps.
MoUs signed with Amazon, Flipkart to provide global market access to MSMEs
Dr Guruprasad Mohapatra, Secretary in the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), said that MSME sector is the backbone of the Punjab industry and accounts for nearly 60% of the total output.
Hafiz Saeed gets brief breather in terror financing trial, next hearing on December 11
The Anti-Terrorism Court has now fixed Dec 11 as date for framing the charges against the founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba and other co-accused Malik Zafar Iqbal. Saeed was brought to the court amidst high security from Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail. The Counter Terrorism Department of the Punjab Police had registered 23 FIRs against Saeed and his accomplices.
Top shadow banks soothed by yield-hungry global funds
The government needs a healthier shadow banking sector as it tries to boost economic growth.
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 preliminary agreement with ONGC to undertake joint technical studies, cooperate in difficult fields and jointly bid for exploration acreages. It accessed the government’s National Data Repository to study large amount of geological data to evaluate the possibility of an exploration bet.
Global policy uncertainty could push 7 mn in India, 31 mn globally into poverty: World Bank
Highlighting that India's exports could rise by about half a percentage point and income by 0.2% from trade diversion due to trade conflict between other countries, it cautioned worsening trade conflict leading to a slump in investor confidence to push more than 31 million people into poverty.
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...
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.
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.
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