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Third-party insurance costlier since April

By Deepak Yohannan Towards the close of the previous financial year, the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) announced a hike in third-party motor insurance. The hike in premium came into effect from April 1, 2014.

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Looking ahead in changing times

An expected hike in natural gas prices by the government will raise costs for gas-based fertilizer companies like Zuari Agro-Chemicals Ltd, assesses Team B&C

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A titanic achievement

Starting out as a joint venture in the Indian watch market, Titan Company has grown by leaps and bounds and is now a reputed brand in jewellery, eyewear and precision engineering as well

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Out of the woodwork

B&C looks at what’s the latest in the global furniture industry Furniture city to be set up for promoting industry, exports

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‘Govt needs to act on Supreme Court order’

Ambar Timblo Nandesh Kambli | B&CThe suspense on Goa mining continues despite the Supreme Court judgment, which is being used as a template in other states. The judgment on April 21 was supposed to bring clarity on mining resumption but the state is presently in what looks to be a second round of court cases. Ambar Timblo, managing director, Fomento …

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New Dabolim Airport at your own risk

Last week I had once more the occasion (or do I call it the ordeal) to taste the multifaceted features (in their literal sense!!) of our brand new Dabolim International Airport.I arrived from UK at 3 in the early morning and pitiably we were made to cool our heels inside the aircraft for a full 20 minutes – since the …

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‘Goa has the potential to be an industrial state’

Two years of lackluster business has not dampened expectations of Goa’s industry in any way. They are high on hope and confident of accelerated industrial development with a new pro-business government at the centre that is also sympathetic to the Goan cause.

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Highlights of the Investment Policy

The policy aims to promote sustainable investment and targets creation of 50,000 jobs and facilitate Rs 25,000 crore of new investment over the next five years. Here are the highlights: 

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On a mission to conserve water

Fresh out of management school, Mudit Agarwal’s new product of sub-surface irrigation is an environment-friendly initiative to conserve water Cultivation in India is usually water determined.

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