GST, demonetisation, Swachh Bharat having desired impact: Jaitley

GST, demonetisation, Swachh Bharat having desired impact: Jaitley

09 Oct 2017

​Washington: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that the government's initiatives like 'Swachh Bharat', Goods and Services Tax (GST) and demonetis

Market Live: Sensex gains 100 pts, Nifty reclaims 10,000; Jewellery stocks rally

Market Live: Sensex gains 100 pts, Nifty reclaims 10,000; Jewellery stocks rally

09 Oct 2017

​10:35 am Buzzing: Sobha share price rallied mostly 9 percent intraday as global brokerage house CLSA has maintained its buy rating on the stock with

Petrol, Diesel Prices Today (October 7): Check Out Rates On Day 4 After Excise Duty Cut

Petrol, Diesel Prices Today (October 7): Check Out Rates On Day 4 After Excise Duty Cut

07 Oct 2017

​Petrol rates and diesel rates today were little changed as compared to Friday's prices. Currently, petrol rates and diesel rates are revised on a dai

GST Council eases rules: A pain reliever indeed, but GST not a good and simple tax just yet

GST Council eases rules: A pain reliever indeed, but GST not a good and simple tax just yet

07 Oct 2017

Has the slew of changes in the goods and services tax (GST) regime okayed during the 22nd meeting of the GST Council on Friday made it a good and simp

Rail fares may get cheaper as govt consider   removal of merchant discount rates on e-tickets

Rail fares may get cheaper as govt consider removal of merchant discount rates on e-tickets

06 Oct 2017

​The government is considering removal of the merchant discount rate (MDR) charges currently applicable on payments made via debit or credit card for

Market Live: Sensex extends gains to 200 points, Nifty above 9950; PSU banks surge

Market Live: Sensex extends gains to 200 points, Nifty above 9950; PSU banks surge

06 Oct 2017

​11:15 am Market Check: Buying counters continued to ring on the market, with the Sensex gaining over 200 points, while the Nifty traded comfortably a

GST Council meet today: Narendra Modi needs to save small units, not let rivals demonise the tax reform

GST Council meet today: Narendra Modi needs to save small units, not let rivals demonise the tax reform

06 Oct 2017

​Small companies are feeling the heat of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rollout. And, this adds to the pain faced by the economy at this juncture. T

Sensex begins  on a Positive Note, Domestic Buying Builds

Sensex begins on a Positive Note, Domestic Buying Builds

05 Oct 2017

​Mumbai: The flagship Sensex got off the ground with gains on Thursday amid continuous buying by domestic institutional investors. Asian cues remaine

Rajnish Kumar to Succeed Arundhati Bhattacharya as State Bank of India Chairman

Rajnish Kumar to Succeed Arundhati Bhattacharya as State Bank of India Chairman

05 Oct 2017

​New Delhi: Rajnish Kumar was on Wednesday appointed the new chairman of the biggest public sector bank State Bank of India (SBI), replacing Arundhati

Adverse Impact on Manufacturing, May Delay Investment Revival: RBI on GST

Adverse Impact on Manufacturing, May Delay Investment Revival: RBI on GST

05 Oct 2017

​New Delhi: The implementation of GST had an adverse impact on manufacturing and may delay investment revival, the Reserve Bank said on Wednesday whil

RBI Keeps Repo Rate Unchanged, Slashes Growth Forecast to 6.7%

RBI Keeps Repo Rate Unchanged, Slashes Growth Forecast to 6.7%

05 Oct 2017

​Mumbai: The Reserve Bank on Wednesday kept interest rate unchanged as was widely expected in view of upward trend in inflation even as it cut the gro

Rupee Turns Weaker by 9 Paise to 65.10 Against Dollar

Rupee Turns Weaker by 9 Paise to 65.10 Against Dollar

05 Oct 2017

​Mumbai: The rupee declined 9 paise to 65.10 against the dollar on Thursday after economic data showed the US economy in a more positive light. Fresh

RBI maintains status quo; repo rate retained at 6 percent, cuts SLR by 50 bps to 19.5%

RBI maintains status quo; repo rate retained at 6 percent, cuts SLR by 50 bps to 19.5%

04 Oct 2017

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday kept its key lending rate—the repo rate—unchanged at 6 percent but acknowledged that the disruptions from

Rupee strengthens against US dollar ahead of RBI policy

Rupee strengthens against US dollar ahead of RBI policy

04 Oct 2017

​Mumbai: Indian rupee strengthened against the US dollar ahead of the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) bi-monthly policy decision due after 2.30pm on Wed

Petrol, diesel prices down by Rs 2/litre: Govt buckles under pressure, excise cut is a win for consumer

Petrol, diesel prices down by Rs 2/litre: Govt buckles under pressure, excise cut is a win for consumer

04 Oct 2017

The government on Tuesday cut excise duty on petrol and diesel by Rs 2 per litre each bowing to huge public pressure. Petrol and diesel will cost Rs

Market Live: Sensex rises 150 points, Nifty above 9,900 ahead of RBI policy decision

Market Live: Sensex rises 150 points, Nifty above 9,900 ahead of RBI policy decision

04 Oct 2017

​Mumbai: The BSE Sensex and the NSE Nifty opened little changed on Wednesday ahead of the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) policy decision. The Indian ru

RBI to start printing new Rs 100 currency notes from April 2018

RBI to start printing new Rs 100 currency notes from April 2018

04 Oct 2017

​The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is planning to start printing fresh Rs 100 currency notes around April 2018, according to a report by Mint. Printing

Two weeks after oil minister said petrol price would ease out, has it really fallen?

Two weeks after oil minister said petrol price would ease out, has it really fallen?

30 Sep 2017

​A little over two weeks ago, Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan had said that the retail fuel prices would ease out in few day

Airtel, Idea challenge 6 paise IUC in Bombay HC; hearing on Nov 15

Airtel, Idea challenge 6 paise IUC in Bombay HC; hearing on Nov 15

30 Sep 2017

​Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Friday refused to issue an stay order stopping telecom regulator Trai's directive that has cut interconnect usage ch

RBI likely to pause on October 4; guidance on inflation and growth will be key

RBI likely to pause on October 4; guidance on inflation and growth will be key

30 Sep 2017

​The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is widely expected to keep the repo rate or key policy rate unchanged at 6 percent on Wednesday citing higher inflati