Demo succeeded in unearthing black money, preventing corruption: FM

Mar 22 2018

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that demonetisation of high value currency notes in November 2016 "succeeded" in unearthing black money and preventing corruption.

Realty market improving, 'industry status' would help: Developers

Mar 19 2018

Business stakeholders say the government could do its bit to push the real estate sector forward by giving it an industry or infrastructure status.

India should see growth picking up after two transitory shocks: IMF

Mar 15 2018

The IMF said that India should see its growth picking up this year after two "transitory shocks", while China's growth is likely to fall gradually.

The Narendra Modi economy: Mostly sunny, with a few clouds

Mar 15 2018

The Modi economy has many rays of sunshine. Those rays do not shine uniformly on all though. There are also a few clouds.

'Priority is to provide corruption free, dynamic govt in Tripura'

Mar 15 2018

Deb has said his priority was to provide a "corruption free, dynamic and transparent" govt in the state, which was under the uninterrupted Left rule for 25 years.

India's growth to touch 7.3% next fiscal, 7.5% in 2019-20: Fitch

Mar 15 2018

Fitch projected India's economic growth to rise to 7.3 per cent next fiscal and further to 7.5 per cent in 2019-20.

Infra work worth Rs 50,000 cr to begin this fiscal: Kerala FM

Mar 13 2018

T M Thomas Isaac said the government in Kerala has lined up Rs 50,000 crore worth infrastructure work in the current fiscal to revive the economy.

'By 2025, digital transactions in India could be worth $1 trn'

Mar 13 2018

Demonetisation and cashless drive has pushed the growth trajectory of digital payments in India significantly, says a report.

Job creation is happening in new economy: Jayant Sinha

Mar 09 2018

Jayant Sinha said India is witnessing a major upsurge in job creation, not in the traditional economy but in the new economy.

Govt orders probe into true ownership of 68 companies

Mar 09 2018

P P Chaudhary said the govt has ordered probe into the 'true ownership' of as many as 68 companies for depositing and withdrawing large sums during demonetisation.

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To add platform capabilities in the insurance segment which contributes 15% of total business

The Acquisition is expected to close within the next 3 months


Sells Essar Steel loan to Deutsche Bank

Has sold its $385 mn Foreign currency loan extended to Essar Steel

Bank has taken a 38% haircut

Rs 1600 cr is expected earnings to the bank from the deal

Economic Times Reports


To Sell 50% stake in prime Mumbai office assets to Blackstone for $1.3bn

The co is also in discussions to sell its residential and commercial projects in Chennai

To convene shareholder’s meet on 23rd March in regard to the proposed divestment

Mint Reports


Gets Order Worth Rs 230 Cr From NTPC

To perform the pressure part metallurgy upgradation for 3 660MW super critical steam generators

Will help NTPC commission the 3x 660MW plant started 12years


Declared L1 bidder for EPC Project in UP worth Rs 677cr from NHAI

The completion period for the project is 30 months

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