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by Ryan Ong BUSINESS Times just published a report on how Singapore may be experiencing a two-speed economy. By that, it means our entire economy is not operating at the same pace; one side of it is doing very well, and the other side is about to grow its hair long and drop out of school. The divergence seems to be between export oriented businesses, which mainly make money from customers abroad, and domestic businesses that rely on a local customer base. Here’s what it all means: .…
03.29 / 00:36
themiddleground.sg
Wall Street stocks were steady in early trading Tuesday with shares of Tesla boosted by news that China's Tencent Holdings took a stake in the US electric car…
Banks' incremental credit-deposit ratio at 22% in FY17; tepid numbers in bonds, ECBs and…
03.28 / 19:20
business-standard.com
The Vietnam Cooperative Alliance (VCA) announced that plans for the 10th Ministers’ Conference are unfolding without any hitches and the event is set to get underway in the capital city of Hanoi this coming A…
03.28 / 16:47
hanoitimes.com.vn
On March 23, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received World Bank (WB) CEO Kristalina I. Georgieva in Hanoi, valuing the WB’s role in Vietnam’s socio-economic development, especially in poverty eli…
03.28 / 16:47
hanoitimes.com.vn
KHADICHOUR, Feb 18: Nepali Congress president Sher Bahadur Deuba has expressed commitment to open the Tatopani check point, closed after the Gorkha earthquake, at any cost while addressing a mass gathering organised by NC Sindhupalchowk Constituency-1 at Khadichour on Saturday. “It is my commitment Nepali Congress will open the Tatopani checkpoint- that has been closed after... The post NC President Deuba vows to open the Tatopani checkpoint at any cost appeared first on Nepali …
03.28 / 15:37
nepalireporter.com
Govt adds levy must not be out of line with the average cost of providing these…
03.28 / 15:04
business-standard.com
`Kotak Mahindra Bank may announce buying out Mahindra and Mahindra Financial Services in part cash and part stock deal,” said an investment banker based out of M…
According to bulk deal data available with the NSE, Bahadur Chand Investments bought 88.78 lakh shares, amounting to 4.45 per cent stake, of Hero MotoCorp from Brij Mohan Lall Om Prakash…
Justice for Rathupaswala by Ashanthi Warunasuriya There was clear evidence to point fingers at some officers in the Army over the incident yet the former government did not take any action The Church staff was warned against supporting the protesters, with one nun being held at gunpoint The arrest of three soldiers on Friday in…
03.28 / 13:37
thesundayleader.lk
Jan Dhan deposits, which had peaked after demonetization, to around Rs 74000 crore at the end of November 2016, are gradually shrinking. In about three and half months between 1st January and 15th March, 2017, close to Rs 10500 crore was withdrawn from Jan Dhan accounts. According to data from Jan Dhan website, as on 15th March 2017, total deposits from Jan Dhan accounts stood at around Rs 63836 crore, against Rs 74321 crore at the end of November 2016."Jan Dhan accounts have almost…
03.28 / 13:33
business-standard.com
ToneTag is a company that provides sound-based contactless payment solutions to merchants and sellers. Tech Mahindra’s MoboMoney already has adopted ToneTag’s expertise in their mobile wallet app. Now, even as contactless payments in India are not as big as the Government had hoped them to be, ToneTag offers that service that only requires sound waves, […] The post Shoppers Stop Brings Contactless Sound-Based Payments With ToneTag! first appeared on Trak.in . Trak.in Mobile Apps: And…
03.28 / 13:26
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Kathmandu, March 17: Minister for Energy, Janardan Sharma, today said the government employees will be encouraged to invest in the hydro power projects. Minister Sharma said the government planned to tap into the skills, knowledge, capability and capital available in the state’s bureaucracy and channelize it into the hydro power sector. Inaugurating the ‘Nepal National... The post Government employees’ investment to be used in hydro power project appeared first on Nepali…
03.28 / 13:17
nepalireporter.com
An Indonesian government task force has shut down 19 investment companies so far this year, including a business offering…
03.28 / 12:59
regulationasia.com
A Philippines-listed company will next month become the first to issue DDS (Dollar Denominated Securities) on the country's main exchange.…
03.28 / 12:59
regulationasia.com
The tide of changes to international regulations - Basel III and the implementation of NSFR (the Net Stable Funding Ratio), the IASB…
03.28 / 12:59
regulationasia.com
peter@inasiamedia.com A new ruling in the US could reverse the torrent of money moving…
03.28 / 12:59
regulationasia.com
Public-private partnership infrastructure spending will boost China’s economy but increase local government d…
03.28 / 12:55
thediplomat.com
The total cost of operation of Jan Dhan accounts by State Bank of India is Rs 774.86 crore, Parliament was informed today. The post SBI spent Rs 775 cr in maintaining Jan Dhan accounts: Government appeared first on The Financial …
03.28 / 12:54
financialexpress.com
Credit Suisse Group AG will make a decision on its capital raising plans "as soon as possible," its chief executive said on Tuesday, without giving specific details on the timing or the type of fund-raising. The post Credit Suisse CEO to decide on capital raising ‘as soon as possible’ appeared first on The Financial …
03.28 / 12:54
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