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'RBI norms will affect bank's pricing power'
Chennai: The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) norms requiring banks to outline the framework they use to determine the loan spread about their benchmark lending rates will reduce pricing power of the latter, global rating agency Moody's Investor Services said.An article in Moody's Credit Outlook on Jan 26 said: "The new requirements are credit negative because they will reduce...
Sensex, Nifty scale new peaks   23 January, 2015
Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets on Friday scaled a new peak and was trading at 346.31 points or 1.19 per cent up.All the sectors were trading in green. The rally was led by the banking, auto, capital goods, health care and metal sectors.The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 29,189.45 points, was trading at 29,352.33...
Ongoing reforms much more than 'big-bang', says Jaitley   23 January, 2015
Davos: As expectations continue to build up on the first full budget of the Modi government, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the sum-total of the reform measures and other policy initiatives already taken would be much more than "the big bang". "I am not going to be swayed by these phrases that are used in television studios. If you take the sum total of all the steps we have...
FDI liberalisation sought in e-commerce   23 January, 2015
Washington; Ahead of President Barack Obama's trip to India, two US lawmakers have asked him to request Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to liberalise foreign direct investment (FDI) restrictions on e-commerce sector."Such a move would benefit the economies of both India and the United States," wrote senators Mark R. Warner and John Cornyn, Democratic and Republican co-chairs of...
Economy set to take off for 8-9 pc growth: Jaitley   22 January, 2015
The economy is set to clock a 6.5 per cent growth next year and then take off to reach 8-9 per cent in the years to come on the back of huge public support for reforms initiated by the government, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said. "There is a huge amount of popular support, particularly in the backdrop of a slowdown in the last two years, that we must grow. "There is a fair amount of...
Sensex crosses 29,000 mark   22 January, 2015
RIL raises $1 bn through bond issue   22 January, 2015
India, Myanmar to boost connectivity   22 January, 2015
India wants to reduce subsidies to cut expenditure: Jaitley   22 January, 2015
Govt preparing comprehensive export strategy for China   22 January, 2015
How long will crude prices stay low?   22 January, 2015
'Brace for another global oil crisis'   21 January, 2015
US industry invited to 'Make in India'   21 January, 2015
CBI examines Kumar Mangalam Birla in Coal case   21 January, 2015
'China to launch 5 new reactors in 2015'   21 January, 2015
Bibek Debroy joins NITI Aayog as member   21 January, 2015
Jan Dhan Yojna sets Guinness Record   21 January, 2015
EU to lift import ban on Indian mangoes   20 January, 2015
Twitter buys Indian startup ZipDial   20 January, 2015
Nifty rises to record high   20 January, 2015
Budget session from Feb 23   21 January, 2015
Twitter buys mobile marketing start-up ZipDial   20 January, 2015
Last mile runners   19 January, 2015
Oxfam warns of widening inequality gap   19 January, 2015
Air India to cut costs by $227 mln   19 January, 2015
'Govt's role is to facilitate business'   17 January, 2015
India to grow at 6.5 per cent in 2016: IMF   20 January, 2015
Gujarat to train army of solar technicians   17 January, 2015
China to launch 'toilet revolution'   16 January, 2015
Xiaomi to invest in Indian start-ups   16 January, 2015
Markets rally after surprise rate cut   15 January, 2015
Jaitley bets on IT industry for 'Digital India' success   15 January, 2015
Railways to form SPVs with all states: Prabhu   19 January, 2015
Gold falls from near 3-week high   19 November, 2014
Modi committed to achieving budget deficit goal   17 January, 2015
Need to gradually rationalise all subsidies: Jaitley   19 January, 2015
'e-Commerce will pave way for Digital India'   19 November, 2014
Kudankulam n-plant restarts power generation   19 January, 2015
Maran transfers ownership to co-founder   15 January, 2015
Kashmir's solar potential highest in India   19 November, 2014
Facebook's Zuckerberg brings free Internet to Colombia   15 January, 2015
India, US to collaborate on Digital India initiative   17 January, 2015
Call for change   13 February, 2012
'Maharashtra looking to plug shortcomings in tax system'   22 November, 2014
SpiceJet's new owners likely to cut fleet, shrink network   16 January, 2015
Sensex ends 80 points down   14 January, 2015
Gold climbs to 12-week high   13 January, 2015
Sensex trades flat   13 January, 2015
Infosys names new CEO, CFO for BPO arm   19 November, 2014
Reserve Bank surprises with early rate cut   15 January, 2015
US seeks to step up India trade talks after WTO deal   24 November, 2014
Homebuyers expect property prices to rise   25 August, 2014
China orders more regions to cut coal consumption   14 January, 2015
Land Rover to develop self-learning car   25 August, 2014
Bonding within   07 February, 2012
'Start business in US within an hour'   13 January, 2015
RBI to redefine deposits as ponzi scams mount   25 August, 2014
TCS to fire one per cent of techies this fiscal   13 January, 2015
India to invest $4 billion to tackle power theft   21 November, 2014
SC's ruling may have wider economic impact   26 August, 2014
Wake-up call   21 January, 2012
Industrial production grows by 3.8% in Nov   12 January, 2015
Small islands, facing rising seas, seek economic overhaul   25 August, 2014
World Bank cuts global economic outlook   14 January, 2015
A job well done   10 January, 2015
Oil price seen falling to $60 if OPEC does not cut output   24 November, 2014
Pak farmers oppose duty-free imports from India   12 January, 2015
Rupee falls to nine-month low   20 November, 2014
Draft guidelines issued for coal block auction   19 November, 2014
Ambanis spark reunion talk   30 December, 2011
Midas touch   16 December, 2011
Wheels 'n' apps   17 December, 2011
Future perfect   12 December, 2011
Dubai seventh most popular destination   04 June, 2013
More steps to curb gold import   03 June, 2013
New DTC Bill to be tabled in Parliament   07 June, 2013
IndiGo says allowed to import 28 A320s   03 June, 2013
US exempts India from sanctions   06 June, 2013
Internships emerging as key tool   03 June, 2013
No leadership role for son Rohan: Murthy   01 June, 2013
Windows gains amid Apple-Android clash   04 June, 2013
Infosys recalls Murthy for 5 years   01 June, 2013
India to remain on top: Dr Cherian   03 June, 2013
LinkedIn boosts security   01 June, 2013
Petrol, diesel prices up   01 June, 2013
Growing gaps   12 December, 2011
Rate hikes affected growth   26 November, 2011
Dues and woes   03 December, 2011
Occupational hazards   26 November, 2011
Director’s cut   28 November, 2011
Note knot   28 November, 2011
It’s not flying!   19 November, 2011
King-size life   19 November, 2011
Crude system   19 November, 2011
Space odyssey   18 November, 2011
There is a dearth of qualified persons   18 November, 2011
Do not give up your dreams   18 November, 2011
Old bytes, new hats   11 November, 2011
Centre mulls ban on ponzi ads   22 July, 2013
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