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Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian today said Universal Basic Income (UBI), as proposed in the recent Economic Survey, can be put in place only after withdrawal of the existing welfare projects. The post Universal Basic Income only after withdrawal of present schemes, says Cheif Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian appeared first on The Financial …
02.24 / 16:43
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The company is contesting the demand, which is for the assessment year…
02.24 / 16:34
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The A320 New Engine Option aircraft is configured with 162 seats, including 12 in the business…
02.24 / 16:34
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A JAPANESE investor has purchased a 14-storey condominium building in Liloan to serve as a retirement and leisure facility for Japanese nationals. Gracing the groundbreaking ceremony of One Tectona tower yesterday, Kazunari Nakamura of NFKG Consultancy Inc. emphasized the foreseen demand for retirement facilities in Japan by 2025. “It’s impossible to keep all the 30 million Japanese elderly and retirees in Japan. The climate there hurts the elderly. Cebu is a warm place where they can com…
02.24 / 16:03
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RESPONDENT William C. Alivio had been under successive contracts with petitioner Blue Ocean Ship Management Ltd. since 1991, starting as general purpose (GP) I, then able seaman (AB), until he was made bosun in 1999. The petitioners rehired him as bosun for nine months starting Jan. 7, 2009 for the vessel Phyllis…
02.24 / 16:03
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ONE of the more debated issues in recent weeks was the suggestion of United States Homeland Security that visitors to the US might be asked to relinquish their social media passwords, or even unlock their notebook computers or smart phones for inspection before they can be allowed to enter the…
02.24 / 16:03
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BEIJING: China has replaced its commerce minister and the head of its top economic planning body, state media said Friday, as the country grapples with mounting financial…
02.24 / 15:54
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PARIS: World equity markets were under pressure Friday as analysts ran out of ways to justify Donald Trump inspired stock valuations, but some said the party may not be completely…
02.24 / 15:54
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India has set a target of raising its renewable energy generation to 175 gigawatt by 2022 to supply power to its 1.3 billion people and fight climate…
02.24 / 15:48
businessworld.in
WhatsApp has been rolling out updates and features to make the app more secure for its…
02.24 / 15:48
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Mahindra Industrial Park Chennai Ltd (MIPCL), a project jointly developed by Mahindra Lifespace Developers Ltd (MLDL) and Sumitomo Corporation of Japan, is in the last leg of approval process, according to senior management officials from MLDL.Speaking to the reporters here, Sangeeta Prasad, CEO, Integrated Cities and Industrial Clusters, MLDL, said, "The North Chennai project will be a domestic tariff area (DTA) project. We have procured the land needed for the first phase of the project…
02.24 / 15:48
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  The tallest Shiva statue measuring 112-ft high was unveiled on the occasion of Mahashivratri, by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today in Coimbatore. The statue built by Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev’s Isha Foundation is in the form of Adiyogi, who is considered the first of yogis. Isha Foundation denied allegations and said the stature in the …
02.24 / 15:39
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After being named the exclusive sales agency in India for the 2018 football World Cup, Cutting Edge Events President Mayank Khandwala on Friday hoped to have more than 2,000 fans flying in from the country to watch the matches in Russia next year. With an experience of handling major tournaments like the 2010 and 2014 FIFA World Cups, ICC cricket World Cups in 2011 and 2015, Khandwala said, the number of fans has increased exponentially over the past six-seven years. "If we compare…
02.24 / 15:30
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KUALA LUMPUR: KNM Group Bhd posted a pre-tax loss of RM290.5mil for the financial year ended Dec 31, 2016 (FY16) from a pre-tax profit of RM124.14mil in the same period of…
02.24 / 15:16
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NEW YORK: US stocks opened lower on Friday as a drop in financial and technology stocks weighed and investors assessed if the “Trump rally” had gone too far too soo…
02.24 / 15:16
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KUALA LUMPUR: Meda Inc Bhd has aborted the purchase of 4.18 acres in the Chan Sow Lin industrial estate area of Kuala Lumpur where it had planned to undertake a mixed development project with an estimated gross development value of…
02.24 / 15:16
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LONDON/HONG KONG: Standard Chartered shares fell as much as 5% on Friday as the British bank said it would not pay a dividend for 2016 due to restructuring costs, but increased its staff bonus pool by…
02.24 / 15:16
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KUALA LUMPUR: Scan Associates Bhd director Yeoh Eng Kong, who was suspended for more than five months to facilitate an investigation against him, had been penalised for seeking an extension of time to submit a regularisation plan without the board’s knowledge and a…
02.24 / 15:16
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The partnership will give Eros Now the edge in tapping a huge customer base across non-metros and tier 2 cities, says Kumar Ahuja, president - business development, Eros…
02.24 / 15:10
businessworld.in
US FDA India head gives more examples of lax quality here; urges firms to put onus on…
02.24 / 15:10
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