Friday , 22 March 2019


Comfortable forex reserves to deal with undue volatility: Jaitley

NEW DELHI: A day after the rupee plunged below the historic 70-level, Union Minister Arun Jaitley said India has comfortable foreign exchange reserves to deal with any undue volatility in the currency market and developments are being closely monitored. Please like & share: Read More »

Indian economy an elephant that’s starting to run: Modi

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday said structural reforms of four years by his government have transformed the Indian economy from being among world’s fragile five to an elephant that has started to run and made it a destination of multi-trillion dollar investment. Please like & share: Read More »

Agriculture export policy on anvil: Modi

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday said a new agriculture export policy will be unveiled soon to boost farm income as the government is on track to achieve the target of doubling farmers’ income by 2022. Please like & share: Read More »

New fuel rules push shipowners to go green with LNG

LONDON: Tough new rules on marine fuel are forcing shipowners to explore liquefied natural gas as a cleaner alternative and ports such as Gibraltar are preparing to offer upgraded refuelling facilities in the shipping industry’s biggest shake-up in decades. Please like & share: Read More »

Quick Notes

Offers galore at Uptodate Trade Links PANAJI: Taleigao-based electronics showroom Uptodate Trade Links celebrates its 26th anniversary. On this occasion and considering forthcoming festival celebrations, the showroom has announced best offers on all the branded products. Please like & share: Read More »

Sivantos forays in hearing aid market

NT NETWORK PANAJI Sivantos India, a hearing aid manufacturing company launched its first franchise store in the state on Monday. “The company has almost 50 per cent market share in the Indian hearing aid sector,” said Avinash Pawar, chief executive office, Sivantos India. He added that, 10 per cent of the Indian population has some or the other hearing problem ... Read More »

India to continue importing fertiliser in medium-term

PTI   MUMBAI India’s dependency on fertiliser imports will continue in the medium-term, though urea imports are likely to decline as a new manufacturing capacity comes on-stream under the New Investment Policy 2012, according to a report. Returns from the new urea manufacturing capacity coming on-stream are likely to be strong, subject to the timely receipt of subsidy and offtake ... Read More »

There is need for data exchanges in India: IT Ministry

IANS   NEW DELHI India recognises the enormous potential of Big Data and analytics in enriching the economy and the Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) is mulling over the pros and cons of setting up data exchanges in the country, a senior official said here on Monday. “There is a need of data exchanges and the IT Ministry is ... Read More »