Monday , 17 December 2018

B & C

Marine exports swim at ease

  Sea food exports contribute significantly to Goa’s foreign exchange, but unfortunately the sector hardly ever gets its due. Most Goans view exports with distrust because according to them, exporters corner the best of catch and leave little for local consumption. A sizeable segment of the lay populace in fact is quite critical of marine exports and point out that ... Read More »

Lakhpati silks for the saree connoisseurs

If you are going to be shopping for silks for the approaching Dussera festival then check out the Silk India Expo at Panjim Convention Center, Mala. Please like & share: Read More »

34th JSDP focuses on role of NGOs in cashless economy

The 34th annual Joint Staff Development Programme (JSDP) was held recently in Goa with the Chief Minister inaugurating the event. The programme is organized by the PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI) in association with Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS). Please like & share: Read More »

Maruti to invest in battery plant

Suzuki Motor Corp, the Japanese parent of India’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki on Thursday said it would invest Rs 1,150 crore for a new unit to produce lithium ion batteries in Gujarat. Please like & share: Read More »

Bajaj to introduce electric vehicle by 2020

Bajaj Auto, the Indian-based motorcycle, has made an all-important announcement today. The company has said that by 2020, it will start introducing electric vehicles. This plan was revealed by the Managing Director of the company, who had said that the company is looking to form a new niche in the field of electric motorcycles. Please like & share: Read More »

‘Mandoli’ bananas in demand

The locally grown Mandoli banana is highly sought after in Goa despite its higher price and limited availability, discovers Bhiva P Parab Please like & share: Read More »

India’s trade deficit widens to US $14.3 billion

The country’s current account deficit in the April-June quarter of 2017-18 rose sharply to $14.3 billion (Rs 92,950 crore), or 2.4 per cent of gross domestic product (GDP), primarily on account of a larger increase in merchandise imports compared to exports. The figure stood at $0.4 billion (Rs 2,600 crore), or 0.1 per cent of the GDP, during the corresponding ... Read More »

A letter to my investment manager

By Tensing Rodrigues* Dear Tom, You may find it amusing that I no longer manage my own investments. Now I have neither the patience nor the alertness to do it efficiently. So I have handed over my portfolio to you as a professional investment manager whom I trust and whose investment style I am comfortable with. Please like & share: Read More »