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Benelli opens new showroom in Taleigao

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Benelli India opened its first dealership in the state on Wednesday to showcase the entire range of the superbike models to Goan customers. The dealership, Royal Motors, is located in Taleigao and owned by local businessman Anthony Noronha with background of dealing in auto spare parts. Vikas Jhabakh, managing director, Benelli India, said, “The brand already ... Read More »

BSNL, MTNL get `1,000 cr to clear Feb wages

IANS NEW DELHI The government on Tuesday granted Rs 1,000 crore to Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) and Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL) to help them clear their February wage bills. A senior official of the Department of Telecom (DoT) said BSNL will clear about Rs 850 crore dues of its employees before Holi (March 21). MTNL was given Rs ... Read More »

Retail inflation at 4-month high of 2.57% as food prices rise

PTI   NEW DELHI Retail inflation jumped to a four-month high of 2.57 per cent in February due to costlier food articles, according to official data released Tuesday. The Consumer Price Index-based inflation for January was revised down to a 19-month low of 1.97 per cent from earlier estimate of 2.05 per cent. The retail inflation number for February 2019 ... Read More »

Rupee spurts to over 2-mth high on unabated foreign fund inflows

PTI   MUMBAI The rupee on Tuesday gained 18 paise to close at more than two-month high of 69.71 against the US dollar propelled by foreign capital inflows and a weaker greenback in overseas markets. Dollar selling by exporters and banks also supported the domestic currency, forex dealers said. Foreign investors continued to pour in capital into Indian markets on ... Read More »

Jan industrial growth slows to 1.7%

PTI   NEW DELHI Subdued performance of manufacturing sector, especially capital and consumer goods, pulled down the growth in industrial production to 1.7 per cent in January from 7.5 per cent a year ago. The data of Index of Industrial Production (IIP), released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) on Tuesday comes ahead of the Reserve Bank’s monetary policy statement ... Read More »

ECONOMIC SCAN

Silk India expo underway at Mala PANAJI: A 10-day Silk Expo is underway at the Panaji convention centre, Mala and it will continue till March 18. The exhibition has varieties of silks from different states including organic silk and the famous tassar and muga silk available only in Bihar, Assam and Chattisgarh. Organised by Hastashilpi, the expo has silk weavers, ... Read More »

10th generation Honda Civic launched

PANAJI: Honda Cars India Ltd (HCIL), one of the leading manufacturer of premium cars in India Friday launched its all-new 10th Generation Honda Civic in the Indian market. Please like & share: Read More »

Govt expects further fall in GST revenues

NEW DELHI: Government revenue will be under pressure in the current fiscal year with a senior finance ministry official on Friday suggesting that there could be a further fall in GST revenue while the direct tax numbers may just be about near the revised target. But the official also said there would be some savings on capital expenditure side that ... Read More »

India Jewellery Park to come up in Navi Mumbai  

MUMBAI : India Jewellery Park is planned with a total project investment of Rs 14,467 crore on a 21-acre land in Navi Mumbai which will generate an annual turnover to the tune of Rs 41,467.50 crore under the current market conditions Please like & share: Read More »