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Kunnambath would report to Alex Wade, Head of Developed and Emerging…
02.24 / 19:33
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It had impairment losses on loans and other credit-risk provisions of Rs 6,251.52 cr in…
02.24 / 19:33
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In the previous week, the reserves had fallen by $360.9 million to $362.78…
02.24 / 16:34
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New Delhi: BSE and NSE have announced that trading of seventh tranche of Sovereign Gold Bonds will begin on Monday, giving investors a bigger choice to diversify their portfolio without having to buy the metal in physical form. “BSE’s online bidding platform for Sovereign Gold Bond (SGB) Scheme 2016-17 Series 4 (Tranche 7) will be …
02.24 / 14:17
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Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex on Thursday climbed about 106 points in early trade on widespread gains as retail investors and domestic institutional investors indulged in buying. Short-covering of outstanding positions—today being the last session of February series expiry in the derivatives segment—kept the ongoing rising trend strong. The 30-share index, which had gained 709.15 …
02.24 / 14:17
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New Delhi: A report on economic inequality in Indonesia has come out with startling figures, stating that four richest men now have more wealth than 100 million of the country’s poorest people. The report released today by Oxfam said Indonesia, with a population of more than 250 million, has the sixth-worst inequality in the world.…
02.24 / 14:17
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  Airtel Payments Bank has decided to jump into the lucrative financial products niche and will be soon selling mutual funds and insurance policies. As of now, Airtel Payments Bank has 2,50,000 banking points across India and close to 20 lakh saving accounts, which would be used for selling financial products. Shashi Arora, MD and CEO, […] The post Airtel Will Sell Mutual Funds, Insurance Via Payments Bank; Gov. Drafting Rules To Make E-Wallets Safer first appeared on Trak.in . …
02.24 / 13:02
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Post note ban, unaccounted cash can be deposited under PMGKY in banks till March…
02.24 / 12:26
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ADB and the Government of India today signed $375 million in loans and grants to develop the 800-kilometer Visakhapatnam-Chennai Industrial Corridor, which is the first phase of a planned 2,500–kilometer long EC…
02.24 / 11:54
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ADB and the Government of India today signed a $500 million loan to help improve large-scale power transmission from the northern to the southern regions, while helping integrate renewable energy in the country’s power s…
02.24 / 11:54
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Hanoi People’s Committee has recently issued its 2017 economic survey plan for the municipality, where it will study the business sector, administrative agencies, individual business units and religious b…
02.24 / 08:56
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Fitch said that similar mechanisms have been used to help clean up banking systems in the…
02.24 / 07:58
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New Delhi: India will be the fastest growing economy among G-20 countries clocking a 7.1 per cent growth in 2017, Moody’s Investors Service said today. The Indian economy had slowed in the fourth quarter of 2016 due to the withdrawal of 86 per cent of the currency in circulation — without an immediate replacement. “India…
02.24 / 07:44
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KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research is maintaining its Hold recommendation on nitrile glove maker Hartalega and retained its target price of RM6.46, which is 3.8% below the last traded price of…
02.24 / 06:47
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DESPITE a rise in long bond yields, a comparatively higher return from real estate investment trusts (Reits) makes it a compelling case for investors who are looking for yields that are better than 10-year Malaysian Government Securities…
02.24 / 06:47
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In a surprise turn of events, Masterskill Education Group Bhd (MEGB) made headlines earlier this week when it announced that little-known Hong Kong businessman Gary How Soong Khong has proposed to buy a 29.76% stake in the company from the major…
02.24 / 06:47
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THE exchange traded fund (ETF) scene in Malaysia has been relatively quiet while other countries in the region have grown far above and…
02.24 / 06:47
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ENCORP Bhd is expected to see another change in its major shareholder this…
02.24 / 06:47
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ADB and the Government of Tonga today launched Tonga’s first ever Climate Change Trust F…
02.24 / 05:27
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The Government of Samoa, ADB, the World Bank, and the Government of Australia today launched the Savai’i component of the new $57.4 million submarine cable system, which will deliver affordable high-speed internet access to S…
02.24 / 05:27
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