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Cabinet approves 49 percent FDI limit in insurance

Jul 24, 2014

Cabinet approves 49 percent FDI limit in insurance

The union cabinet on Thursday approved a proposal to increase foreign direct investment (FDI) limit in the insurance sector to 49 percent. #Economy #India #Finance minister #Narendra Modi #Investment #NewsTracker #FDI #Government #Arun Jaitley #Insurance #NDA #CII #CCEA #PM Modi #FDI limit
S-Korean President Geun-Hye calls Modi, hopes to expand ties

Jul 23, 2014

S-Korean President Geun-Hye calls Modi, hopes to expand ties

The S-Korea leader also congratulated Modi on his victory in the general elections and recalled with appreciation his association with Korea as Chief Minister of Gujarat. #World #Economy #India #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Park Geun-hye #S-Korea
Key US Congressional committee to review bilateral ties with India

Jul 23, 2014

Key US Congressional committee to review bilateral ties with India

Ahead of the India-US Strategic Dialogue, a key Congressional committee will hold a hearing on India to review bilateral ties and prospects for expanding cooperation with the new Indian government. #World #Economy #India #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #US congress #John Kerry #Nisha Desai Biswal
Tougher Russia sanctions would mean tough choices for Obama

Jul 19, 2014

Tougher Russia sanctions would mean tough choices for Obama

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Despite levying six rounds of increasingly tough economic sanctions against Russia for its actions in Ukraine, President Barack Obama has left two rich targets untouched: Moscow's natural gas export behemoth and its main weapons exporter. Financial warfare against Gazprom or Rosoboronexport could invite Russian retaliation against U.S. European allies and negative consequences for Washington - highlighting the dilemmas Obama faces as he weighs how to respond to the shoot-down of a Malaysian airliner over eastern Ukraine on Thursday #facebook #United States #Obama #Economy #Technology #Argentina #United Kingdom #Latin America #european #russian #opinion
EU to target Russian firms with sanctions, block loans

Jul 17, 2014

EU to target Russian firms with sanctions, block loans

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders agreed on Wednesday to sanction Russian companies that help destabilize Ukraine and to block new loans to Russia through two multilateral lenders. The decision is a significant ratcheting-up of European pressure on Russia although it falls short of the hard-hitting economic measures against Russia for which the United States and hawks in the EU were pushing. Simultaneously, U.S #Economy #Business #Brazil #France #Arabic #markets #Latin America #Ukraine #european

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Mumbai cutting tariffs will force a power crisis in the state

Jan 21, 2014

Mumbai cutting tariffs will force a power crisis in the state

Please try to recall what happened in Delhi about 10 years ago. DESU went bankrupt and power supply had to be privatised. #Economy #India #Delhi #Mumbai #LetterstoFP #Power Tariffs #DESU
No Modi, India's growth story in not just Gujarat

Jan 20, 2014

No Modi, India's growth story in not just Gujarat

The growth story of other BJP-ruled states is not as impressive as that of Gujarat/Maharashtra and at best comparable to some other states with regional leadership. #GDP #Gujarat #Congress #BJP #Narendra Modi #LetterstoFP #Indian Economy #Lok Sabha polls

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No Modi, India's growth story in not just Gujarat

Jul 23, 2014

The Shakespeare in the Park ticket line has an economy of its own

With hundreds of people waiting for hours to get free tickets to the summertime performances at the Delacorte, a mini-industry has sprung up to make hay — and dough — while the Bard shines...
No Modi, India's growth story in not just Gujarat

Jul 22, 2014

Investor Outlook: The Importance of Shedding Some Light on Dark Pools

The growth in private, unregulated stock exchanges raises questions about risks both to investors and to the larger economy... #Securities and Exchange Commission #New York Stock Exchange
No Modi, India's growth story in not just Gujarat

Jul 22, 2014

It’s the Economy: What the Hobby Lobby Ruling Means for America

Corporations, it turns out, really are people. And that could be very bad news for the rest of us... #Securities and Exchange Commission #New York Stock Exchange