Jio’s makes Mukesh Ambani Asia’s second richest Business man


NEW DELHI : After storming the country with his ‘Rs 0 JioPhone’, Mukesh Ambani is making headlines once again as he climbed past Hong Kong’s business tycoon Li Ka-shing to become Asia’s second richest man. The business tycoon, who is the owner of the Rs 1,800 billion Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), added USD 12.1 billion (around Rs. 77,000 More...

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By On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

RBI stops printing of Rs 2000 note; accelerates production of Rs 200 notes

NEW DELHI : The Reserve Bank of India has stopped printing Rs 2000 notes to accelerate production of Rs 200 and other denominations notes, reported LiveMint. The report said that the RBI had stopped printing Rs More...

By On Monday, July 24th, 2017

India likely to clock 7.5% growth this fiscal Says Arvind Panagariya

NEW DELHI : NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya has said that India is likely to clock a 7 point 5 per cent economic growth in the current fiscal. He said in New York that towards the last quarter of the More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

5 million Jio Phone units will be available weekly

NEW DELHI : Mukesh Ambani, Chairman of Reliance Industries launched the most-awaited JioPhone and announced its availability for trials to select customers beginning August 15 at the company’s 40th Annual More...

By On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

Digital transactions ‘leapfrogged’ by 3 yrs post note ban

NEW DELHI : State Bank of India has said that India has leapfrogged three years of digitisation in just seven months post demonetisation and the government’s drive to promote use of debit and credit cards More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Monday, July 10th, 2017

7th Pay Panel: Babu to get up to 157% hike in HRA from July

NEW DELHI : More than 48 lakh central government employees will start getting HRA (House Rent Allowance) hike in the range of 106 percent to 157 percent from this month (July, 2017) salaries as the Union Cabinet More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Sunday, June 18th, 2017

GST Council relaxed return filing rules for businesses

NEW DELHI : The GST Council on Sunday relaxed return filing rules for businesses for the first two months of the rollout of the new indirect tax regime even as it stuck to the July 1 launch date. The industry has More...

By On Friday, June 16th, 2017

Indian Workers On Gulf Crisis : ‘No More Jobs In Qatar’

DOHA (Qatar) :  Ajit, an Indian electrician, is just seven months into his new job but right now he is a worried man, like many other members of the huge migrant workforce in Qatar. He frets not only about his More...

By On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

RBI is issuing a new batch of Rs. 500 notes

MUMBAI :  The Reserve Bank of India is issuing a new batch of ₹500 notes. The notes, similar in all respects to the ones issued after the November 8, 2016 notification, will have inset letter “A” in both More...

By On Saturday, June 10th, 2017

7th Pay panel : Central govt employees to get revised allowance from July

NEW DELHI : The Central government employees anxiously waiting for getting higher allowances as per the recommendation by 7th Pay Commission will start getting it from next month, a financial daily has reported. More...