Whistleblowers exposing fraud, tax evasion, data breaches and other misdeeds will be given more protection from retaliation under new rules proposed by the EC.
German companies are struggling to find skilled workers to increase production and the shortage of manpower is costing the economy up to 0.9 pc points of output a year.
Sushma Swaraj will meet the CMs of all northeastern states on May 4 to discuss trade, connectivity and other issues vis-a-vis neighbouring countries, an official said.
The Indian wind industry is on course to achieve the govt's 60 GW capacity target ahead of the 2022 deadline as it has already crossed 34 GW mark, IWTMA said.
India and Pakistan will hold a 2-day meeting of the Permanent Indus Commission here from Thursday to discuss various issues under the Indus Waters Treaty, sources said.
Nitin Gadkari is expected to kick-off the construction work of Inland Waterways Authority of India's multi-modal terminal at Haldia in West Bengal on March 23.
With an aim to boost economic development around the proposed multimodal terminal at Varanasi, the government is planning to develop a "freight village" in the city.
The Centre said it planned to make methanol the fuel for all maritime transport, on account of lesser costs and pollution, compared to diesel.
After the success of the pilot project on IBFI for farmers in Bihar, the World Bank has shown interest in helping to scale up the plan across eastern India.
The Bank of Japan ramped up efforts to dispel market speculation of an early withdrawal of its massive stimulus, boosting its bond buying plan and reassuring markets.
Steel Ministry To Announce Scrap Policy This Year
Draft Scrappage Policy Allows Benefits For Vehicles Older Than 20 Yrs
Steel Secy Arun Sharma Says Policy Will Be Out By December 2018
Scheme Will Come In Effect From April 2020
Telenor India Eyes Bankruptcy Filing, Merger Plan With Airtel May Take Hit
Legal Tussle Over Bank Guarantee Could Also Delay Govt Approval
Economic Times Reports
Lenders To Meet Today To Decide On Essar Steel
CoC May Give Time To Arcelor And Numetal To Rectify Bids
Business Standard Reports
IPO under SEBI scanner
SEBI has sought details of investment made by ICICI Prudential MF
Had to cut its IPO Size To Rs 3,520 Cr from original target of Rs 4,017 Cr
A large chunk was bought by ICICI MF
ICICI MF is ICICI Securities largest public shareholder with 3.82% stake
Board approves proposal for corporate restructuring
Move aimed at simplifying & clarifying structure & holdings
To focus on travel, forex, destination mgmt & portfolio investments
Restructuring will consolidate HR services into Quess Corp
Shareholders will receive 1,889 shares of Quess for every 10,000 Shares Held in Co