April 14, 2011
Action plan to enable five nations to coordinate on political, economic issues
March 2, 2011
To those who do not think much about costing, it can be shocking to read in ‘China Inside Out’ about how ‘classified costing information of the Chinese steel companies invo...
January 8, 2011
India’s export went up by 36.4 per cent in December 2010, highest in the last 33 months, to $ 22.5 billion due to diversification of the overseas markets such as Latin America and pric...
December 2, 2010
The government has approved a share split in oil and gas major ONGC and issue of bonus shares as a prelude to the company’s follow-on public offer in March 2011.
The Cabinet C...
November 13, 2010
Leaders from 21 Pacific Rim economies converged on Japan on Saturday for an annual summit to push for free trade, hoping for a show of unity after rancour over currencies soured the Group of 20 me...
October 9, 2010
Many investors have reached a fork in the investment road, observes John Stephenson in ‘The Little Book of Commodity Investing’ (www.wiley.com). “They can continue down the...
October 3, 2010
The stock market is likely to continue on its upward journey this week, with sustained inflows of foreign capital expected to push local indices to new highs, analysts said.
June 27, 2010
Endorsing the United States' assessment of the global economic situation, as opposed to the German one, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday told the G-20 that global recovery was “...
June 8, 2010
Members of the Nilgiris District Small Flower Growers Association took to the streets here on Monday. Led by association president N.Viswanathan, the floriculturists staged a demonstration...
June 5, 2010
The Tamil Nadu Handloom Weaver's Co-operative Society, popularly known as Co-optex, has organised an exhibition of handloom fabrics at Makkal Mandram, Thillai Nagar, from June 2 to 15. This is a m...
March 31, 2011
Seaweed cultivation in Orissa was started for the first time in coastal villages of Ganjam by fisherwomen, mainly members of self help groups (SHG).
Known as “Green Micro Finance...
February 27, 2011
EVENT What you do does not matter; but how you do it, does; anyone can be a leader and make a difference, says management trainer Robin Sharma. PRINCE FREDRICK reports
December 31, 2010
The trade licence issued by the Mangalore City Corporation to Conrad Misquith reads, “Leather goods manufacturing by manuval power and beauty parlour”.Mr. Misquith has made a li...
November 27, 2010
Even as global recovery continues to be fragile, foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows into India stood at just $15.97 billion during the January-September period, down 26 per cent as compared t...
November 5, 2010
The U.S. has lived up to its name as the land of opportunity, thanks to a variety of features. India has made great strides, but it has a long way to go to become one.
October 6, 2010
The Indian economy will grow by 9.7 per cent in 2010 and 8.4 per cent in the next fiscal, driven by robust industrial production and macro-economic performance. However, neighbouring China is expected to grow at an even faster rate of 10.5 per cent in 2010 and 9.6 per cent in 2011, according to the IMF. »
August 14, 2010
Gold prices surged to a six—week high in the national capital on Monday on persistent buying by stockists and jewellers to meet the festive demand amid a firming global trend.
June 18, 2010
A Coir Fest, part of the government's observance of this year as the ‘Coir Year' and aimed at popularising the latest coir products, will be organised at the SDV School grounds here from June...
June 7, 2010
The consistent growth trajectory in the export of cosmetics and toiletries could be exploited by entrepreneurs of Madurai region, which has good potential for the essential oil industry, acc...
June 5, 2010
Japan will be soon entering into an Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with India which the apparel exporters from India could utilise to increase their market share in our country, according to...