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MF investment in equities halves on low participation from retail investors

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 09:23
Fund managers had bought shares worth about Rs 1.12 trillion during January-October 2018, according to the data provided by the Securities and Exchange Board of India

Where did all the women go? How trading floor bias blocks path for females

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 09:20
Whether it's being interrupted constantly in meetings, getting short shrift in pay or working without female role models, current and former traders say the industry remains a tough place for women

Industry body suggests scrutiny for PSUs on par with private firms

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 09:15
The suggestion is part of the Competitiveness Model developed by CII Research comprising six key elements to enable CPSEs to compete successfully in the global marketplace

World's biggest public offering: Saudi Aramco seeks $1.71 trn in valuation

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 08:58
The company is seeking to raise between $24 billion and $25.6 billion by selling a 1.5% stake, putting it close to Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.'s $25 billion deal

FPIs infuse Rs 19,203 cr into Indian capital markets in November so far

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 08:52
Prior to this, FPIs had poured a net Rs 16,464.6 crore in October and Rs 6,557.8 crore in September into the domestic capital markets (both equity and debt)

Bill Gates explains what India needs for quality healthcare system

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 08:21
Gates said one of the "great triumphs" of the Indian health system was the elimination of polio

Startup India Vision 2024: DPIIT may cut compliance time to 1 hour/month

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 08:05
So far, over 24,000 start-ups have been recognised by the department. They are eligible for various tax incentives

Gotabaya Rajapaksa: The man who ended Sri Lanka's 30-yr civil war with LTTE

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 07:55
The 70-year-old politician served as the defence secretary during his elder brother Mahinda Rajapaksa's tenure as president from 2005 to 2014

Voda-Idea believes govt won't be in conflict with SC on relief: Brokerages

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 07:40
SBICap Securities said VIL reported a net loss of Rs 50,921 crore on the back of provisioning for the liability arising from the Supreme Court ruling on the AGR issue

AIIB expects $100m investment a year in India's solar, wind projects

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 07:14
AIIB's Director General Pang also expected the private investments in renewable energy sector in India as foreign direct investment, relieving the Indian government of project financing challenges

Industrial policy: Govt eyes $1 trn value addition in manufacturing by 2025

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 06:55
The policy envisions to create globally competitive business enterprises which can generate gainful employment and sustainable livelihoods

Sri Lanka presidential poll: Ruling party's Premadasa concedes to Rajapaksa

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 06:30
His statement came as a spokesman for Rajapaksa claimed that the 70-year-old retired lieutenant colonel had won Saturday's vote, before the final results were formally announced

Govt to wrap up sale of Air India, BPCL by March 2020: Nirmala Sitharaman

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 05:42
The finance minister stated the strategic disinvestment of the two state-run companies is critical for the government to meet its disinvestment target of Rs 1 trillion for the current fiscal year