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  Business   Economy  17 Aug 2017

Business, Economy, 17 Aug 2017

Doubling of minimum wages to hit exports, jobs: AEPC

Minimum wages in the garment industry if doubled to Rs 18,000 per month will jack up costs.

17 Aug 2017 7:01 PM

BSNL eyes annual revenue of Rs 28,477 crore despite 'tough' year

The audited numbers and board approvals are expected by end November or early December.

17 Aug 2017 5:53 PM

Forex reserve may cross USD 400-bn mark by first week of Sept   

Forex reserves have been rising with a total accretion of USD 4.389 billion to the kitty since July 14, 2017.

17 Aug 2017 5:17 PM

Import of American crude oil to open 'new vistas' in India-US relation

Consignments of American crude oil left the US shores between August 6-14 and is likely to reach India in late September.

17 Aug 2017 4:09 PM

No more lobbying in public sector bank appointments: Govt

Two big issues that Indian public sector banks grapple with are high NPAs and inadequate systemic safeguards.

17 Aug 2017 3:43 PM


RBI rate cut 'not good enough', more room for reduction: Naina Lal Kidwai

RBI's 0.25 per cent rate cut was the first in 10 months and brought policy rates to near 7-year low.

17 Aug 2017 2:39 PM

India's growing GDP will push up its weight in MSCI EM index: Morgan

The report said that the gap between index weight and GDP rank is likely to keep closing.

17 Aug 2017 1:48 PM

Verify your Aadhaar mobile number, email ID in 7 easy steps

With the help of this we can verify which of our mail IDs or mobile numbers are registered with our Aadhaar numbers.

17 Aug 2017 1:22 PM

7 banks that cut interest rate on savings account

State Bank of India was first to slash interest rate, followed by other public and private lenders.

17 Aug 2017 11:53 AM

Govt cuts MRP of knee implants sharply, prices down by 70 per cent

The move came in the wake of private hospitals reportedly charging exorbitant rates for knee implant surgeries.

17 Aug 2017 10:18 AM


Inter-ministerial group likely to discuss telecom sector stress on Friday

The final recommendations of the group will be placed before Telecom Commission and ultimately before Cabinet.

17 Aug 2017 9:50 AM

Crop loans at 7 per cent for farmers, 4 per cent for 'prompt' payees: RBI

RBI advised banks to make Aadhaar linkage mandatory for availing of short-term crop loans in 2017-18.

17 Aug 2017 9:35 AM