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India, Canada closer to finalizing foreign investment pact

Ottawa, Canada: India and Canada are “almost there” in terms of finalizing a Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement or FIPPA, according to the...

India to see 10 per cent salary increase in 2018: Report

New Delhi: Salaries are projected to increase by 10 per cent in India in 2018, the highest in the Asia Pacific region, according to...

Patanjali only Indian entry at world food expo

HARIDWAR: Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali Food and Herbal Park, in Haridwar will take part in the International Food Expo-World Food India 2017 that is being...

Chandigarh jewelers claim only 40 per cent sale

Chandigarh: City jewelers claim that this Dhanteras failed to sparkle their Diwali as they witnessed only about 40 per cent sale this time....

Govt. reduces GST rates on 27 items, gives relief to traders, exporters

NEW DELHI: Three months after the rollout of the new indirect tax regime, the GST Council on October 6 made sweeping changes to give...

Railways tender for modern tracks can create 1 million jobs a year: Goyal

New Delhi: The government will "very soon" float a global tender to procure tracks for modernizing the railways, which can create a million jobs...

Petrol, diesel to go cheaper as excise duty cut by Rs 2 a litre

Mumbai: A day before the Reserve Bank of India, RBI, starts its two days monetary policy meet on October 3, the government slashed...

India to beat China as fastest-growing Asian petro product market

New Delhi: India will surpass China as the fastest-growing petroleum product market in Asia with fuel consumption rising 6 per cent in 2018, Moody's...

Jaitley: Govt in process of changing India’s economic environment

New Delhi: Acknowledging the dip in the country’s growth rate, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said that the government was in the process...

Kerala to observe ‘black day’ on September 22 against high price of petroleum products

Kochi: A social media-inspired protest against the high price of petroleum products will be observed as black day across the state on September...