Free Press Journal
  • R N Bhaskar

    Gold: Strong undercurrents; stronger demand

    Gold continues to fascinate and perplex. Unlike as during the earlier two decades, central banks the world over have been net purchasers of gold. Earlier they were net sellers. Most analysts believe that the decision to increase gold holdings is the direct outcome of the world’s discomfort with most investment options.

  • Two BSE SME IPOs this week

    Shiva Granito Export Ltd (SGEL) that started as importer and exporter of all kind of decorative stones, minerals, chemicals has now entered into manufacturing of the engineered quartz stone slabs, different grades of resins and quartz stone powder and manufacture & dealing of God & Goddess Statues/deities.

  • narendra modi

    The curse of Modi government’s honesty

    Modi Government is honest. But this honesty has become a curse for the people because the Government revenues are honestly being used for consumption instead of investment. Wrong policies are being implemented honestly. It is like the homemaker who honestly feeds the best of pizzas to the children. She buys the best flour and tomatoes to make the pizza. This honesty however, leads to the children’s bad health. It would be better

  • Mamata does a Fadnavis To visit Italy, Germany for seeking foreign investment

    Kolkata : To attract foreign investment in the state, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will go on a four-day visit to Italy and Germany in September. Two apex chambers of commerce and industry from Germany have invited Banerjee to go with a business delegation, while the Mayor of Rome has invited her for a special reception, state finance minister Amit Mitra said.

  • Essar to invest up to Rs 1,000 cr by FY18 in West Bengal

    Durgapur (WB) :  West Bengal is set to get Rs 700-1,000 crore investment in ramping up coal-bed methane (CBM) production from Essar Oil at Ranigunj but it could jump significantly if shale opportunity opens up.

  • GDP overstated: Morgan Stanley

    New Delhi:  Terming India’s GDP number as “overstated”, Morgan Stanley’s Chief Global Strategist Ruchir Sharma has called for more private investment for the economy to get back on track. “I think India’s GDP data is overstated,” Sharma told PTI.

  • Need private investment for faster growth: Rajan

    Confident about India’s growth picking up further with “more animal spirit” and good monsoon, RBI Governor says economy is on right track though “true numbers” of GDP could be 1% up or down (more…)

  • ‘Govt needs to speed up reforms to push economic growth’

    New Delhi : Government needs to speed up implementation of GST, address the issue of cheap imports and improve investment climate as majority of sectors are witnessing ‘moderate’ growth, says a CII survey.

  • Indian economy to grow 7.7% in this fiscal: Survey

    New Delhi : Indian economy will grow 7.7 per cent in the ongoing fiscal amid likely improvement in the industrial and agricultural sectors’ performance on account of good monsoon, though the investment cycle is expected to take at least 6 months to witness a pick-up, says a survey.

  • Russia eyes Haryana for investment in aerospace

    Chandigarh : Looking for investment opportunities in Haryana, Russia today showed keen interest in areas like aerospace as the state government mentioned about plans to set up an aviation hub in Hisar, about 150 kms from Delhi’s International Airport.

  • Investors making money must pay taxes; no fear of FDI fall: FM

    New Delhi: Investors must pay taxes on money they earn in India and a “tax-incentivised route” is no longer needed to attract foreign investments to a “strong enough” Indian economy, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today.

  • protect your money

     MF Investor in SEBI’s Durbar

    SEBI regulation of MFs basically consists of two functions: the regulation of assets management and the regulation of the marketing of schemes, writes TENSING RODRIGUES.

  • FDI

    100 % FDI in e-retail with tags

    New Delhi  : The government on Tuesday allowed 100 per cent FDI through automatic route in the marketplace format of e-commerce retailing, which will give a boost to foreign firms like Amazon and Ebay as well as domestic players such as Flipkart and Snapdeal which can now be owned entirely by foreign firms.

  • Maharashtra announces New Tourism Policy

    Mumbai : The new Tourism Policy of the state envisions an investment growth of up to Rs 30,000 crore and would generate over a million employment opportunities, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis told the legislative assembly here on Thursday as he announced the new tourism policy of the state.

  • Telecom PSUs to invest Rs 16,815 cr in 2016-17

    New Delhi: Telecom PSUs such as BSNL have earmarked an investment of Rs 16,815 crore for the next fiscal in a host of projects, including setting up of Wi-Fi hotspots, enhancing network quality and expanding broadband coverage.