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  • Indian Oil Summer Sports Camp held at the Sawantwadi Nagar Parishad

    At the Indian Oil Summer Sports Camp being held at the Sawantwadi Nagar Parishad Sports Hall, Sawantwadi from May, 22nd to 26th 2018, the untapped young talent from the rural areas will have as their guides and mentors, national and internationally renowned expert sportspersons coaching them in games like Table Tennis, Carrom, Badminton, Chess, Cricket and Bridge.  The camp is being organised in collaboration with Mother’s Queen School along with Sindhudurg District

  • 12th edition of CFO Leadership Summit to be held soon

    With a new generation of employees coming on board, the corporate world is rapidly changing and evolving, rethinking from this generation’s perspective. The role of CFOs too has evolved and grown over the years with their responsibilities that have grown multifold. The CFO today, has entered the boardrooms and give their opinion to develop the corporate strategies.

  • Oil price hike may force RBI to up rates in August: Analysts

    Mumbai: Rise in oil prices may lead to inflationary trends in the country, forcing the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to hike rates by 0.25 per cent in the August policy review, foreign brokerages said today. The apex bank, however, may opt for a status quo in rates at the forthcoming review in June, they said. “We now expect the RBI to embark on an earlier than expected rate hike cycle and expect

  • Industry seeks cut in fuel excise duty as oil prices zoom

    New Delhi: India Inc today urged the government to cut excise duty on petrol and diesel immediately, observing that rising oil prices pose a high risk to India’s economic growth trajectory.

  • India’s GDP growth in Q4 of FY18 seen at 7.4%: Icra

    New Delhi: Rating agency Icra expects GDP growth in January-March 2017-18 at 7.4 per cent on account of good rabi crop harvest and improved corporate earnings, up from 7.2 per cent in the third quarter. The Central Statistics Office (CSO) is scheduled to come out with GDP estimate for the fourth quarter (Q4) of fiscal 2017-18 and provisional annual estimates for the year 2017-18 on May 31.

  • Flipkart to ramp up product range, partners for Perfect Homes    

    New Delhi: Flipkart expects its private label ‘Perfect Homes’ to account for almost half its revenues in the furniture category by next March as it expands the product range as also the number of partners under the brand. Flipkart, which is being taken over by Walmart in a USD 16 billion deal, had introduced the furniture brand on its platform last year.

  • Tata retail company Trent Limited scouts joint venture partner for overseas foray  

    Kolkata: The Tata retail company Trent Ltd is scouting for a suitable joint venture partner for its overseas ambition, a company official said. “We are still looking for. We want a right partner and a right model,” Trent Managing Director Philip Auld told PTI when asked about West Asia and Africa ventures.

  • FinMin expects banks to get back over Rs 1 lakh crore with resolution of 12 major NPAs

    New Delhi: Enthused by successful conclusion of the Bhushan Steel case, the Finance Ministry expects banks to write back more than Rs 1 lakh crore after the resolution of all 12 NPA cases referred to insolvency proceedings by the RBI it its first list. Last week, the Tata Group acquired controlling stake of 72.65 per cent in the debt-ridden Bhushan Steel Ltd for around Rs 36,000 crore, which will help in cleansing the