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Jewellery industry expects consumer gold demand to struggle on surging prices

Jewellery industry expects consumer gold demand to struggle on surging prices

Mumbai: The jewellery industry is expecting the consumer demand for gold to falter further amid surging prices of the precious metal and ...Read More

No free lunches: Rajan says monetisation by RBI has a cost and cannot be everlasting

No free lunches: Rajan says monetisation by RBI has a cost and cannot be everlasting

Mumbai: Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan on Thursday said the central bank has been expanding its balance sheet and buying government d...Read More

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray urges industry not to retrench workers

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray urges industry not to retrench workers

Govt to launch Maha Jobs portal to facilitate 80 per cent jobs to the locals

No time to update signs? CPI(M) says 'Go back Bolsonaro' while protesting against Modi govt

No time to update signs? CPI(M) says 'Go back Bolsonaro' while protesting against Modi govt

The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Tuesday launched an All India Protest against the Modi government's anti-people policies. But n...Read More

Maharashtra Minister Subhash Desai assures industries government help post pandemic

Maharashtra Minister Subhash Desai assures industries government help post pandemic

Amid debate over further extension of lockdown beyond May 31, the Maharashtra Industries Minister Subhash Desai on Thursday interacted wi...Read More

Teji Mandi: Post COVID-19 pandemic, economic revival to be the toughest challenge for PM Modi

Teji Mandi: Post COVID-19 pandemic, economic revival to be the toughest challenge for PM Modi

Economic revival: Baptism by fire If you thought, the lockdown was tough, think again. Because it may very well turn out that the difficu...Read More

Amid coronavirus pandemic, India Ratings cuts India's GDP growth rate from 3.6% to 1.9%

Amid coronavirus pandemic, India Ratings cuts India's GDP growth rate from 3.6% to 1.9%

Ratings agency India Ratings and Research has revised its FY21 gross domestic product (GDP) growth further down to 1.9 per cent from its ...Read More

'Young' IRS officer left red-faced after Fin Min disowns Income Tax recommendations - the story so far

'Young' IRS officer left red-faced after Fin Min disowns Income Tax recommendations - the story so far

Amid the coronavirus outbreak, we are all aware that the several businesses have been severely hit with many even shutting down. And not ...Read More

PM Modi, Nirmala Sitharaman to hold meeting today to finalise second stimulus package

PM Modi, Nirmala Sitharaman to hold meeting today to finalise second stimulus package

PM Narendra Modi and Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will meet on Friday to finalise the second stimulus package which aimed a...Read More

Rupee falls 43 paise to settle at an all-time low of 76.87 against US dollar

Rupee falls 43 paise to settle at an all-time low of 76.87 against US dollar

The Indian rupee tanked 43 paise to settle at an all-time low of 76.87 (provisional) against the US dollar on Thursday, amid rising conce...Read More

CII hails Home Ministry's move; says relaxation of economic activities from April 20 in the right direction

CII hails Home Ministry's move; says relaxation of economic activities from April 20 in the right direction

The detailed guidelines issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs on the relaxation of lockdown after 20th April are in the right ...Read More

IMF says world will witness worst recession since 1930s, lowers India's GDP growth rate for 2020 to 1.9%

IMF says world will witness worst recession since 1930s, lowers India's GDP growth rate for 2020 to 1.9%

The IMF on Tuesday slashed India's projected GDP growth to 1.9 per cent in 2020 from 5.8 per cent in January, as the global economy hits ...Read More

Lockdown 2.0: India Inc. asks Modi govt to announce stimulus package soon for economy's revival

Lockdown 2.0: India Inc. asks Modi govt to announce stimulus package soon for economy's revival

As PM Modi announces the extension of the nationwide lockdown till May 3, India Inc. asked the government to announce a stimulus package ...Read More

Maharashtra govt sets up two committees to recommend steps for revival of economy amid coronavirus pandemic

Maharashtra govt sets up two committees to recommend steps for revival of economy amid coronavirus pandemic

Maharashtra government on Tuesday formed two committees to make recommendations for the revival of economy which is badly hit due to coro...Read More

COVID-19: IMF considers $1.4 bn loan to Pakistan

COVID-19: IMF considers $1.4 bn loan to Pakistan

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is all set to consider a loan of USD 1.4 billion for cash-strapped Pakistan to boost its foreign ex...Read More

GDP growth for 2020-21 will be lowest since 1952, less than 2%: Subramanian Swamy on coronavirus lockdown

GDP growth for 2020-21 will be lowest since 1952, less than 2%: Subramanian Swamy on coronavirus lockdown

Coronavirus outbreak has undoubtedly had an impact on every strata of the society. From poor to even the tycoon's in the industry, the d...Read More

Rupee slips 32 paise to 75.21 against US dollar in early trade amid coronavirus scare

Rupee slips 32 paise to 75.21 against US dollar in early trade amid coronavirus scare

Forex traders said weak opening in domestic equities dragged the local unit amid mounting fears of a coronavirus-led economic slowdown.

Avoid layoffs, pay cuts for faster recovery: Experts urge India Inc

Avoid layoffs, pay cuts for faster recovery: Experts urge India Inc

With the coronavirus pandemic threatening a sharp economic slowdown, experts are suggesting companies to adopt a humane approach in ratio...Read More

Maharashtra: ‘Economic slowdown due to erratic central decisions’

Maharashtra: ‘Economic slowdown due to erratic central decisions’

"The Centre has made some erratic decisions, which could have slowed down investment here," he said.

Jyotiraditya Scindia: A prominent Congress leader who has decided to move on

Jyotiraditya Scindia: A prominent Congress leader who has decided to move on

New Delhi: A prominent face of Congress and a promising young leader of the party, Jyotiraditya Scindia has left the Congress at a crit...Read More

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