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BusinessToday.In
July 17, 2018
With the latest round, Unacademy has so far raised USD 38.6 million in funding. Unacademy, which first began as a channel on Youtube in 2010, offers online classes for competitive examinations such as UPSE, CAT, IIT JEE and SSC.  


PTI
July 17, 2018
The finance ministry is likely to infuse about Rs 10,000 crore within a few days in some state-owned lenders including PNB, Corporation Bank and Central Bank of India, to help them meet regulatory capital requirement.


BusinessToday.In
July 17, 2018
IMF said that the emerging market and developing economies have experienced \"powerful crosswinds\" in recent months, courtesy factors like higher yields in the United States, dollar appreciation, escalating trade tensions, geopolitical conflict, and rising oil prices.


PTI
July 17, 2018
The regulator, in April, had said that issuer companies through their RTAs would have to take special efforts to collect copy of PAN (Permanent Account Number) and bank account details of all securities holders holding securities in physical form.


PTI
New Delhi, July 16, 2018
Last week, the bank and Carlyle Group, which owns over 32% in PNB Housing Finance, had announced their plans to sell at least 51% stake in the company.


PTI
July 16, 2018
ICICI Bank's annual general meeting has been rescheduled to September 12 as against the earlier schedule of August 10.


PTI
July 16, 2018
FMCG major Hindustan Unilever today reported a 19.17 per cent increase in standalone net profit at Rs 1,529 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2018.


BusinessToday.In
July 16, 2018
Financial institutions and market analysts believe that the current dispensation has failed in creating enough jobs for its growing youth. In April, World Bank put out a report saying that India needs to create 8.1 million jobs a year to maintain its employment rate.


PTI
July 16, 2018
The Wholesale Price Index (WPI) based inflation stood at 4.43 per cent in May and 0.90 per cent in June last year.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, July 16, 2018
PNB's NPA recovery in first quarter tops FY'18 level  Scam-hit PNB's recovery of over Rs 7,700 crore in bad loans during the first quarter in the current fiscal has surpassed the total amount it recovered in the entire 2017-18 financial year, indicating that it has embarked on the turnaround path, the bank's top official has said. The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) resolution process has greatly helped Punjab National Bank, which was hit by nearly USD 2 billion fraud allegedly carried out by jeweller Nirav Modi and his associates, he said. \"In the first quarter itself, 2-3 big accounts have been resolved. As a result, the bank has got over Rs 3,000 crore only through the resolution process,\" PNB Managing Director Sunil Mehta told PTI. Govt sets up 10-member panel to review penal provisions under companies lawThe Ministry of Corporate Affairs on Sunday announced that it has constituted a 10-member committee to review the penal provisions under the companies law and examine decriminalisation of certain offences. The high-level committee, chaired by Corporate Affairs Secretary Injeti Srinivas, would submit its report in 30 days to the government. The Ministry of Corporate Affairs seeks to review offences under the Companies Act, 2013 as some of the offences may be required to be decriminalised and handled in an in-house mechanism, where a penalty could be levied in instances of default. De Beers to focus on smaller cities in India for expansion Global diamond producer De Beers is looking to partner local retailers in smaller cities to boost sales which it claims grew at 100 per cent last year. The company sells its diamond jewellery through250 partnered retail stores in the country under the brand 'Forevermark'. Sales during January-June, 2018 remained robust and the overall sales volumes may double as compared to the last year.The Forevermark brand has 30 per cent market share in India. EU urges big powers to prevent trade 'conflict and chaos'  The European Union has called on the United States, China and Russia to work together to avoid trade \"conflict and chaos\" to prevent it spiralling into violent confrontation. \"It is the common duty of Europe and China, but also America and Russia, not to destroy (the global trade order) but to improve it, not to start trade wars which turned into hot conflicts so often in our history,\" EU Council President Donald Tusk said in Beijing. The EU -- the world's biggest single market with 28 countries and 500 million people -- is trying to buttress alliances in the face of the protectionism unleashed by US President Donald Trump's \"America First\" administration. China economic growth slows to 6.7 pc in second quarter  Chinese growth slowed slightly in the second quarter as the world's number two economy faced a snowballing trade fight with the United States. The economy expanded by 6.7 per cent in April-June, down from 6.8 per cent in the first quarter and in line with a 6.7 per cent rate tipped in an AFP survey of economists. Despite the quarterly deceleration, growth was still higher than the annual target of around 6.5 per cent set by the government.


BusinessToday.In
July 16, 2018
While a specific figure for these India-linked accounts is not known, the total holding in all such dormant accounts is estimated at about Swiss Francs (CHF) 44 million (about Rs 300 crore).


BusinessToday.In
July 16, 2018
Last month, the insurance regulator approved LIC's proposal to increase its stake in troubled IDBI Bank from current 10.82 per cent to 51 per cent. Currently, the government holds 81 per cent stake in IDBI Bank.


PTI
New Delhi, July 15, 2018
The list of over 3,500 dormant accounts continues to have at least six withIndian links since December 2015, as no successful claimant has come forward for them. Recent data shows that Indians have about Rs 7,000 crore in Swiss banks.


PTI
New Delhi, July 15, 2018
Continuing their selling spree, foreign investors have pulled out nearly Rs 1,200 crore from the debt markets in the first two weeks of the month on higher fuel prices and possibilities of rate hike by the US Federal Reserve.


PTI
July 15, 2018
Last financial year, PNB made recovery of about Rs 5,400 crore. However, in the first quarter of current fiscal, the bank has done recovery of over Rs 7,700 crore.


BusinessToday.In
July 15, 2018
The government subsidises 12 cylinders of 14.2 kilogram each per household in a year by directly transferring the subsidy amount to the users' bank accounts.


BusinessToday.In
July 15, 2018
In last one year of GST regime, the revenue authorities have come across numerous cases of tax evasion where companies used fake bills to claim input tax credit.


PTI
July 15, 2018
After the data breach came to light, the Ministry had in March and April this year shot off communications to Facebook and Cambridge Analytica seeking clarification on the issue from them.


BusinessToday.In
July 15, 2018
Purvanchal Expressway is a 340-km six-lane project which is estimated to be built at the cost of Rs 23,000 crore. The highway is expandable to eight lanes.


PTI
July 14, 2018
The banks are among the first major companies to report results in what is expected to be a strong second-quarter earnings season thanks to US tax cuts and a humming American economy.


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