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US jobless claims remain high, second wave of layoffs blamed

From manufacturing, retail, information technology and oil and gas production, companies have announced job cuts

18 Jun 2020 10:53 AM

IATA issues criteria for COVID-19 testing in air travel process

If testing is required as part of the travel process, it is recommended at departure, said IATA

17 Jun 2020 4:04 PM

SC: Moratorium means banks can charge interest but not 'interest on interest'

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta said waiving interest completely will not be easy for banks as they have to pay interest to their depositors

17 Jun 2020 2:46 PM

China-backed AIIB approves $750 million loan for India's COVID-19 response

The support to India aims to ensure economic resilience to prevent long-term damage to the productive capacity of the country's economy

17 Jun 2020 1:29 PM

Japan's exports fall most since 2009 as virus hits US shipments

Overall imports fell 26.2% in the year to May, versus the median estimate for a 20.4% decrease, posting the biggest drop since October 2009

17 Jun 2020 9:24 AM

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Fuel demand improves sharply in June as lockdown restrictions ease

Fuel consumption at 14.65 million tonnes in May was 47.4 per cent higher than April but 23.3 per cent lower than a year earlier

16 Jun 2020 4:36 PM

Ninth largest recipient of FDI in 2019, India will continue to attract investments: UN

Investments from India are expected to decline in 2020, with largest MNEs revising their earnings down by 25% in early 2020 due to pandemic

16 Jun 2020 12:19 PM

Defying Trump, Iran aims to keep offloading gasoline glut to Venezuela

Iran has since April sent five tankers totalling about 1.5 million barrels to the leftist government of fuel-starved Venezuela

16 Jun 2020 9:20 AM

WPI inflation falls by 3.21% in May, food prices up

In fuel and power basket, deflation stood at 19.83 per cent in May, as against 10.12 per cent in the previous month

15 Jun 2020 1:16 PM

Fuel prices rise on 8th day; Petrol hiked by 62 paise, diesel by 64 paise

In eight hikes, petrol price has gone up by Rs 4.52 per litre and diesel by Rs 4.64

14 Jun 2020 11:04 AM

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Economic fallout from COVID-19 could push more than billion into ‘extreme poverty’

The outlook for the world’s poorest looks grim unless governments do more and do it quickly, says a UNU report

12 Jun 2020 12:03 PM

Petrol, diesel prices hiked by more than Rs 3 in six days

Rates have been increased across the country and vary in each state depending on the incidence of local sales tax or value added tax

12 Jun 2020 9:46 AM

Need viable solution says Gadkari, as MSP for agri crops higher than market prices

Government provided Rs 6,000 crore subsidy to export 60 lakh tonnes of sugar as the country is surplus in the sweetener, he said

11 Jun 2020 4:13 PM

AGR dues: SC slams DoT's raising demand from PSUs, says it is totally impermissible

The bench also asked private telecom operators to file affidavits giving details as to how they will pay the AGR dues

11 Jun 2020 3:03 PM

India lifts export ban on hydroxychloroquine

Department of Pharmaceuticals banned the export of the drug in March as coronavirus outbreak disrupted supply chains

11 Jun 2020 2:00 PM

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Fuel demand jumps nearly 50% in May as lockdown restrictions ease

Petrol and diesel sales in May, however, increased by 81.8% and 69.1% respectively from April

11 Jun 2020 11:14 AM

Petrol, diesel gets costlier by 60 paise/litre each; 5th straight daily increase

Rates have been increased across the country and vary from state to state depending on the incidence of local sales tax or VAT

11 Jun 2020 10:05 AM

PNB collected Rs 268 crore as ATM transaction charges, annual maintenance fee in FY20

The public sector lender collected Rs 152.88 crore from customers by levying annual maintenance charges (AMC) on debit cards

10 Jun 2020 3:56 PM

Centre launches skill mapping of guest workers to provide jobs within State

The initiative will help both companies and workers, said government authorities

10 Jun 2020 3:34 PM

Global gas demand set for largest decline on record in 2020, says IEA

Global gas demand is expected to fall by 4% or 150 billion cubic metres twice the size of drop following 2008 global financial crisis

10 Jun 2020 11:39 AM

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