India’s wholesale prices drop 2.33% in March

Mumbai  - India’s wholesale prices dropped for the fifth straight month in March thanks to lower food and manufacturing costs along with slumping global oil prices, government data showed Wednesday. The Wholesale Price Index (WPI), an [...]

India raises $17.6 billion on record spectrum auction

Mumbai  - India raised a record $17.6 billion during intense bidding on a government auction of mobile phone airwaves which ended Wednesday, as analysts warned of price hikes for subscribers. Communications and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad [...]

Bangladesh’s poor suffer most as blockade hits economy

Dhaka  - For weeks, Bangladeshi farmer Dibakar Ghosh has been pouring his milk into the river, unable to get it to buyers because of a months-long transport blockade that has crippled the impoverished nation. As his losses mount, the 30-year-old [...]

MediaTek to invest US$300m in new business

  BARCELONA, Spain, MediaTek, today announced the launch of MediaTek Ventures – a new strategic investment arm within the company. Headquartered in Hsinchu, Taiwan , MediaTek Ventures will initially invest in startups in Greater China, [...]

India growth to top 8% in 2015/16, says government

New Delhi  - India’s economy will grow by more than eight percent in the next financial year, the government said in a report published Friday, a day ahead of its first full-year national budget. The India Economic Survey said growth [...]

India overtakes China to become top global gold consumer

London- China lost its place to India as the world’s biggest gold consumer in 2014, sector data showed Thursday, hit by collapsing jewellery demand after one year in the top spot. Indian gold demand sank 14 percent to 842.7 tonnes last [...]

India’s SpiceJet seeks state’s help as financial woes mount

New Delhi – India’s cash-strapped SpiceJet airline, which announced the cancellation of nearly 1,900 of its domestic flights last week, sought “urgent relief” from the government on Monday as its financial woes mounted. The [...]

India’s SpiceJet cuts flights as financial woes bite

New Delhi – Cash-strapped Indian airline SpiceJet said Tuesday it has cancelled nearly 1,900 flights across the country for this month, as its financial woes mount. The no-frills airline, India’s second-largest carrier by passenger [...]

Diamond deals to add sparkle to India-Russian ties

Mumbai – India’s gemstone industry will hope to add some sparkle to ties between New Delhi and Moscow this week by persuading Russia to massively increase its exports of diamonds direct to the global hub of cutting and polishing. Vladimir [...]

India keeps interest rates on hold

Mumbai – India’s central bank kept interest rates unchanged on Tuesday despite growing calls to ease monetary policy, saying a reduction would be “premature”. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said the benchmark repo rate [...]

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