The European Central Bank has taken measures aimed at bolstering the eurozone’s fragile economy. The ECB has cut interest rates across the Eurozone to zero. Irrespective of the steps taken, markets are still under pressure and exhibits volatility across Europe.
The banking and financial services sector has several women, currently holding the top jobs. This is unique both in the Indian and global contexts. Why do banks tend to accommodate more women at their top offices? It may be considering the fact that women are more conservative, more structured, more careful about money, good leaders […]
World is looking for alternative energy solutions as the conventional sources are drying up. Some organisations already involved in the research for so called Next Generation Renewable Energy Technologies.
Brazil, world’s seventh-largest economy, contracted sharply in 2015 (around 3.8%) as businesses slashed investment plans and laid off more than 1.5 million workers setting the stage for country’s worst recession on record. This was due partly to low commodity prices and sluggish global growth.
Union Government is committed to enhance LPG penetration in the country with special focus on eastern and north-eastern states and has earmarked an initial fund of Rs 2,000 crore this year for the purpose.
A day after Union Budget 2016-17 was announced, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Tuesday surged up 777.35 points and closed at 23,779.35. National Stock Exchange (NSE) also gained more than 3%.The rupee rallied, rising to 67.86 per dollar, while bond yields inched lower for third consecutive day.
Union Budget has been tabled by finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Loksabha. Main points in the budget are Krishi Kalyan cess to be imposed on all taxable services for agricultural sector. Service charge exemption for National Pension and EPFO. Income Tax surcharge for those who have an income over 1 crore. No change in Income Tax […]
Union Budget for the fiscal 2016 -17 is presenting today in parliament. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley faces a tough task of balancing the needs of farm sector as well as the industry when he presents his Budget. Rising rural distress because of droughts have put considerable pressure on the Finance Minister to spend more on […]
In his Budget speech, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday announced the Thiruvananthapuram – Chengannur suburban train service. Suburban Rail Project will be implemented with the cooperation of Kerala government and merely half of the project cost to be raised by the state government.
Rail Budget for the year 2016-17 has been tabled by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu. Even though railway is facing financial crisis, hike in rail fares has been avoided in the budget. MoS Railways, Manoj Sinha said that the Rail Budget will transform Indian Railways.