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Harsimrat Kaur Badal inaugurates Organic Food Festival

The minister said that while other parts of world are making special efforts to turn towards organic production, India has natural advantages which must be leveraged. She

The Economic Times 21 Feb 2020 4:52 pm

NCLT directs Royal Partners to pay Rs 420 crore to lenders of EPC Constructions

The Mumbai bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) had directed on February 18 the successful bidder of EPC Constructions to pay the amount within a week of the

The Economic Times 21 Feb 2020 4:48 pm

Karnataka is the new focus market for Wai Wai noodles

The FMCG vertical of the Nepalese multinational conglomerate CG Corp Global said that the southern region of India makes for 20% of the countrys instant noodle market, wh

The Economic Times 21 Feb 2020 4:45 pm

Why Lending Clubs Acquisition Of Radius Bank Is A Smart Deal

Radius Bank gives Lending Club members the opportunity to open a savings account. Any bank could have done that for Lending Club. Radius, however, brings relationships an

Forbes 21 Feb 2020 3:30 pm

IIT Delhi launches masters in cognitive science and economics

The institute said it is launching an M.Sc. in Economics and an M.Sc. in Cognitive Science from July 2020. The programmes will have 25 seats each. The institute said the

The Economic Times 21 Feb 2020 3:23 pm

China sees only short-term virus impact on Southeast Asia economies

A senior Chinese diplomat on Friday sought to ease concerns about the economic impact on Southeast Asian countries from the coronavirus outbreak, including delays in infr

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 3:02 pm

Global stocks head for worst week in four as coronavirus spreads

Shares across the world fell on Friday and were set for their worst week in four as investors dumped riskier assets for the safety of bonds and gold, with coronavirus cas

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 2:55 pm

Gold at seven-year high, set for strongest week in six months

Gold prices rose 1% to their highest in seven years on Friday and were set for their strongest week in more than six months as demand for the safe-haven asset increased a

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 2:46 pm

DGCA introduces tests to check pilots for psychoactive substances

Currently, aviation staff have to go through breath-analyser (BA) checks that detects just the alcohol content in the body and not other drugs. The DGCA had last year sta

The Economic Times 21 Feb 2020 2:22 pm

Insurer Allianz raises guidance after profit jump

German insurance group Allianz announced a more ambitious profit target for this year after posting a better than expected 9.5% jump in fourth-quarter net profit on Frida

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 2:01 pm

China says to exempt extra tariffs on 65 U.S. goods from February 28

Chinas finance ministry said it will begin exempting 65 U.S. goods from retaliatory tariffs implemented amid the bilateral trade dispute with the United States for one ye

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 2:01 pm

Hong Kongers set up face mask factory amid coronavirus panic buying

Responding to shortages of face masks amid a frightening coronavirus epidemic spreading from the mainland, a group of citizens in Hong Kong have set up a surgical face ma

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 1:28 pm

Tesla's Failure To Reach $1000 Will Give Investors Bubble Vertigo - Time To Sell

Tesla is top dog in this stock market, and that is a problem

Forbes 21 Feb 2020 1:05 pm

Gold gains as virus spreads, set for best week in over six months

Gold prices hit their highest in seven years on Friday and were set to post their best week in over six months as demand for the safe-haven asset increased after a spike

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 1:03 pm

Oil falls 1% as spreading virus compounds concerns over demand hit

Oil prices fell around 1% on Friday, pressured by growing worries about fuel demand as a coronavirus epidemic spread further beyond China, and as major crude producers ap

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 12:59 pm

Singapore bank OCBC sees virus trimming revenue by 2% this year

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp flagged on Friday a 2% hit to annual revenue from the coronavirus outbreak, following in the footsteps of larger peer DBS Group and signallin

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 12:25 pm

Railway body plans tenders worth Rs 10,000 crore to monetise land

The authority owns some of the prime land across Chennai, Bengaluru and Hyderabad. It plans to unlock value from 74 commercial sites, including six hectares in posh Mumba

The Economic Times 21 Feb 2020 12:12 pm

Japan January factory output seen slowing, retail sales to fall: Reuters poll

Japan's factory output likely slowed in January and retail sales fell for a fourth straight month, a Reuters poll showed on Friday, a worrying sign as the new coronavirus

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 12:04 pm

From coal to cars - what big data is China tracking to put virus-hit businesses back on track?

China is tracking big data on an array of industrial barometers such as power use and traffic flows to take the pulse of general activity and target stimulus measures aim

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 11:52 am

Coal supply by CIL to power sector declines 7 per cent to 378 million tonnes

However, the coal despatch by CIL to the power sector in January registered an increase of 2.9 per cent to 43.20 MT, over 42 MT in the corresponding month of the previous

The Economic Times 21 Feb 2020 11:50 am

Coronavirus' spread challenges U.S. investors' blue-sky view

U.S. investors' persistent optimism that the coronavirus will be short-lived is being challenged by increasing evidence that the virus has spread beyond China's borders.

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 11:43 am

Japan to limit foreign ownership in 12 sectors - sources

Japan is finalising a plan that will tighten scrutiny of foreign investment in 12 key sectors, four government sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 11:25 am

BOJ's Kuroda says watching with 'grave concern' as virus hits Asian economies

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said he was watching the coronavirus impact on the economy with grave concern, in a nod to the growing toll the epidemic is taking

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 11:19 am

Investors prefer savings schemes & pension plans to risky bets: Survey

47% of those surveyed held a life insurance policy and 33% had plain-vanilla bank deposits.

The Economic Times 21 Feb 2020 11:19 am

South Korea's February exports to China shrink as virus hits supply chains

South Korea's exports to China slumped in the first 20 days of February and overall sales per working day tumbled, as a coronavirus outbreak disrupted global supply chain

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 10:32 am

Banks are closed for three days, more pain awaits next month

Banks branches will not be open for business today on account of Shiv Ratri. Tomorrow being the 4th Saturday, banks will remain shut. And obviously, they won't be open to

The Economic Times 21 Feb 2020 10:26 am

Global Markets: Asian funds seek a sheltered shore in U.S. assets

Asian shares were under water on Friday as fears over the creeping spread of the coronavirus sent funds fleeing to the sheltered shores of U.S. assets, lifting the dollar

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 10:25 am

Can single man or woman claim maternity benefit in health insurance policy?

Financial planner advise that health insurance is something one should get early in life. This becomes all the more important when it comes to a maternity benefit add-on.

The Economic Times 21 Feb 2020 10:06 am

AB InBev wants premium brands to make up 50% of its total sales

The Belgian drink and brewing company generated a fifth of its sales from premium brands in India when it took over SABMiller four years ago. The share of premium brands

The Economic Times 21 Feb 2020 8:59 am

Where Does The Indian Airline Industry Go From Here?

After four years of double-digit growth, in 2019, we witnessed anemic growth for Indian airlines. Indias airline industry is also going through turmoil and faces continue

Forbes 21 Feb 2020 4:28 am

U.S.-India trade deal unlikely before Trump's India trip - business group

The United States and India are unlikely to reach a limited trade agreement in time for U.S. President Donald Trump's visit to India next week as proposed new Indian tari

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 3:25 am

Wall St eases, led by tech decline on mounting fears coronavirus could spread

U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, led by declines in technology heavyweights, after reports of new coronavirus cases in China and other countries intensified fears over its s

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 3:06 am

T-Mobile, Sprint near agreement on new merger terms - WSJ

T- Mobile US and Sprint Corp are nearing an agreement on new merger terms and the final deal could be announced as soon as Thursday, the Wall Street Journal reported citi

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 3:02 am

What's Next For Bitcoin After Its Recent Drop?

Bitcoin markets have been trading between $9,400 and $9,800 after their recent drop. Where will the cryptocurrency head next?

Forbes 21 Feb 2020 2:26 am

Dollar slams yen and safe-haven status, gold gains

The rally in U.S. equities took a pause and the strong dollar got stronger on Thursday, rising to a three-year high against a basket of trading partner currencies, after

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 2:15 am

How To Make 15% To 19% Per Year From Safe Dividend Stocks

It is possible to make 15% to 19% per year, every year, from perfectly safe dividend stocks.

Forbes 21 Feb 2020 2:10 am

Forever Overweighted In Banks, Berkshire Hathaway Trims Holdings

But, not by much. Warren Buffett still holds to a triple weighting in the financial sector with some 40% of Berkshire Hathaways assets therein. Aside from Coca-Cola, Kraf

Forbes 21 Feb 2020 2:03 am

Indexes fall, led by tech decline on mounting fears coronavirus could spread

U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, led down by technology heavyweights, after reports of new coronavirus cases in China and other countries intensified fears over its spread a

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 1:51 am

Will Nissan's Plan Save Investors?

For the remainder of 2020, Nissans management offers investors little hope. In fact, Nissans CEO readily admits this plan will take time to implement. And, in the meantim

Forbes 21 Feb 2020 1:48 am

Coronavirus may sideswipe Chile, Peru and Brazil economies, leave Mexico unscathed

The coronavirus outbreak in China may be altering the 2020 investment outlook for Latin America, souring sentiment toward regional free market beacons Chile and Brazil, w

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 1:10 am

Stock, bond and forex markets shut today for Maha Shivratri

In a dull session on Thursday, the domestic equity market ended lower.

The Economic Times 21 Feb 2020 1:00 am

Spotlight turns to Goldman Sachs after Morgan Stanley deal

For months, the watercooler chatter around big Wall Street banks focused on whether Goldman Sachs Group Inc would finally pursue a major deal. Instead, Goldman's top riva

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 12:46 am

Outbreak will not change China's commitments to buy U.S. goods - senior U.S. official

The U.S. government expects China to honour its commitments to buy more U.S. goods under a trade deal signed by the world's two largest economies in January, despite the

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 12:34 am

Alstom and Bombardier have 'strong case' for rail deal - Canadian pension fund CEO

Alstom SA has a strong case to acquire Bombardier Inc's rail business for up to 6.2 billion euros, without making too many important concessions, the chief executive of C

Reuters 21 Feb 2020 12:02 am

These 5 Gold Stocks Are All Hitting New 52-Week Highs

These 5 gold mining stocks are all making new 52-week highs even if they go mostly unmentioned on the tube or in the press.

Forbes 20 Feb 2020 11:13 pm

Wall Street tumbles as coronavirus fears mount

U.S. stock indexes fell about 1% on Thursday, dragged down by technology heavyweights, as investors fretted over a rise in the cases of coronavirus and its economic impac

Reuters 20 Feb 2020 10:59 pm

Frances Groupe ADP to buy 49% stake in GMR Airports for Rs 10,780 crore

Groupe ADP will be granted extended rights including the presence of board members at GMR Airports' board equal to that of GMR Infrastructure Limited board members. Group

The Economic Times 20 Feb 2020 10:59 pm

Dollar tramples yen and safe-haven status, gold gains

The strong dollar got stronger on Thursday, rising to a three-year high against a basket of trading partner currencies, after a steep slide in the Japanese yen called int

Reuters 20 Feb 2020 10:58 pm

Instant view: Wall Street drops around 1% as coronavirus fears grow

U.S. stock indexes fell more than 1% on Thursday, with technology stocks among the hardest hit as investors weighed how bad the economic damage will be from the coronavir

Reuters 20 Feb 2020 10:57 pm

French ADP buys 49% of India's GMR Airports for 1.34 billion euros

French airports operator ADP, which operates Paris airports Roissy and Orly, has bought a 49% stake in India's GMR Airports for 1.34 billion euros ($1.45 billion), ADP sa

Reuters 20 Feb 2020 10:49 pm