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Malaysia signs record rice import deal with India after rival suppliers restrict exports; shipment may rise this year
Business

Malaysia signs record rice import deal with India after rival suppliers restrict exports; shipment may rise this year

India is now offering white rice for around $390-$400 per tonne compared with more than $450 for other countries, exporters said.

Global economy continues to slide as coronavirus outbreak worsens; uncertainty to remain for several months: Moody's
Business

Global economy continues to slide as coronavirus outbreak worsens; uncertainty to remain for several months: Moody's

A sharp contraction of the global economy, at least in the second quarter, appears imminent, it said in its latest special series 'Credit Risks in Turbulent Times.'

Yes Bank to be dropped from Nifty 50 from 19 March instead of 27 March: NSE
Business

Yes Bank to be dropped from Nifty 50 from 19 March instead of 27 March: NSE

NSE Indices' Index Maintenance Sub-Committee has decided to make the replacement of stocks in various indices as part of its periodic review. These changes would become effective from March 27, 2020.

Is it a currency? A commodity? Bitcoin has an identity crisis, major implications for future of cryptocurrencies
Business

Is it a currency? A commodity? Bitcoin has an identity crisis, major implications for future of cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin lending offers lines of credit to crypto firms earning money in cryptocurrencies, such as payment processors or miners, looking to secure traditional money for covering expenses.

Onion prices touch record Rs 4,500 a quintal, steepest since December 2017; rates triple since July this year
Business

Onion prices touch record Rs 4,500 a quintal, steepest since December 2017; rates triple since July this year

The price of onions has almost tripled since 31 July this year, when the rate was recorded at Rs 1,250 per quintal at Lasalgaon.

Stock markets have rallied since 2016; do not shy away from equity, but tread cautiously in 2019
Business

Stock markets have rallied since 2016; do not shy away from equity, but tread cautiously in 2019

Alpha (capital appreciation) will surely occur, there is no need to shy away from equity,\

Arun Jaitley says GST standard rate to be fixed between 12-18% as revenues increase; claims sun setting on 28% slab
Business

Arun Jaitley says GST standard rate to be fixed between 12-18% as revenues increase; claims sun setting on 28% slab

The GST Council in its last meeting on Saturday cut rates on 23 items, thereby trimming the 28 percent slab.

Meet Caravel group chief Harry Banga, the man from Chandigarh who is now among richest in Hong Kong
Business

Meet Caravel group chief Harry Banga, the man from Chandigarh who is now among richest in Hong Kong

He grew up in Chandigarh and never thought he would be a billionaire and one of the richest people in Hong Kong.

India to get six new mega ports under Ministry of Shipping's Sagarmala project
India

India to get six new mega ports under Ministry of Shipping's Sagarmala project

At least six new mega ports have been cleared to be built under the ambitious Sagarmala Project, taken up by the Ministry of Shipping.

Sagarmala, India's port modernisation project, can save up to Rs 40,000 cr in logistics, says govt study
Business

Sagarmala, India's port modernisation project, can save up to Rs 40,000 cr in logistics, says govt study

The Ministry of Shipping's ambitious Sagarmala project that aims to modernise India's ports is estimated to save up to Rs 40,000 crore per year spent on logistics by key industries, says a study done by the ministry.

Rajan says easy monetary policies of the past taking toll on the world markets
Business

Rajan says easy monetary policies of the past taking toll on the world markets

Rajan is confident that India is on target to meet January inflation target of below six percent

Sensex & Nifty poised for a firm opening after US Fed hikes interest rates
Business

Sensex & Nifty poised for a firm opening after US Fed hikes interest rates

Benchmark Sensex has been steadily gaining momentum, rising 450 points in last three sessions

Nifty breaches 8,000-mark in steady morning trades; Infosys leads IT pack
Business

Nifty breaches 8,000-mark in steady morning trades; Infosys leads IT pack

The breadth of the market was firm with 1,162 stocks advancing against 540 declines on BSE

Sensex ends at two-week high, surges 517 points on global rally
Business

Sensex ends at two-week high, surges 517 points on global rally

Market breadth ended on a firm note, with 2,000 stocks gaining against 678 losers on BSE

Sensex mauled by China sell-off, ends 484 points lower; metals take pounding
Business

Sensex mauled by China sell-off, ends 484 points lower; metals take pounding

Market breadth was weak, with 1,791 stocks declining against 948 advances on BSE.

FMC relaxes daily price limit for agro commodities to 6%
Economy

FMC relaxes daily price limit for agro commodities to 6%

Commodity markets regulator FMC has relaxed daily price limits for agricultural commodities in order to ensure fair price discovery and curb price manipulation on the exchanges platform.

No proposal to set up new commodity futures regulator, says govt
Economy

No proposal to set up new commodity futures regulator, says govt

There is no proposal to set up any other regulatory authority for the commodity futures market, the government said today.<br />