Intensify international fight against tax evasion, money laundering: Guterres

UNITED NATIONS: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for intensifying the war on illegal financial transfers, money laundering and tax evasion as one of the ways to ensure countries had adequate funds for development.

Italian manufacturer to establish North American headquarters in Indiana

MILAN: Indiana Governor Eric J. Holcomb and Delaware County officials joined Filtrec S.p.A., an Italy-based manufacturer of filters and filter elements, in Milan this week as the company announced plans to locate its first U.S. operation in Indiana. The company will invest $1.3 million to establish a facility in Daleville, which will serve as the company's North American headquarters, according a communication received from Indiana Economic Development Corporation.

Small savings: Q3 PPF, NSC rates hiked to 8%, for KVPs to 7.7%

NEW DELHI : The government on Thursday raised the interest rates on small saving schemes, including National Savings Certificates (NSCs), Public Provident Fund (PPF) and Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP), for the third quarter of the fiscal (October-December).

Facebook building war room ahead of Brazil, US elections

San francisco :  To tackle the spread of misinformation and fake news, Facebook is building a war room at its headquarters in California for both Brazil and the US midterm elections.

Bengal plans to offer support price to tech companies

KOLKATA: The West Bengal government is planning to provide "support price" to technology companies for setting up their facilities at the upcoming Silicon Valley Hub, an official said on Tuesday.

India surpasses US and Japan in automation, AI adoption: Study

BENGALURU : Automation arrived long back in India and the country is now driving Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based technologies globally -- even ahead of the US and Japan -- a new study said on Tuesday.

Equity indices open in green

MUMBAI:The key Indian equity market indices opened in the positive territory on Tuesday.

Sensex tanks 400 points on weak global cues; Nifty down 100 points

MUMBAI: Weak global markets amid the US-China trade concerns plunged the key Indian equity indices on Monday afternoon, with the S&P BSE Sensex losing around 400 points so far.

Afghanistan invites Indian businessmen to invest in Agri sector

MUMBAI: Afghanistan today invited Indian businesses to invest in its agriculture sector, saying it offers great opportunities in the fields of manufacturing, processing, packaging and marketing of farm products.

India, Russia review bilateral cooperation

MOSCOW : Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov on Friday reviewed bilateral cooperation in the areas of trade and investment, science and technology, culture and other issues of mutual interest.

Sensex reclaims 38,000 mark, Nifty up 120 points

MUMBAI:The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex reclaimed the 38,000 mark on Friday afternoon, supported by a recovery in the rupee and positive global markets.

Rupee inches closer to 73, hits 72.91/$

Mumbai:Continuing its downward trend, the Indian rupee hit a new low of Rs 72.91 on Wednesday morning.

Global cues, inflationary risks subdue equity indices

Mumbai:Broadly negative global cues subdued the key Indian equity indices during the pre-noon trade session on Tuesday

Race amongst countries to attract the investor immigrants

By Ajay Sharma
Over the years, investor immigration programs have become extremely popular amongst businessmen and high net worth investors who are seeking an alternate residency or second passport for assorted reasons.

CARHP is a forthcoming startup catering to the US automobile market

CARHP is a forthcoming startup catering to the US automobile market. It serves as an online automobile information site that provides  in-depth car reviews, ratings, comparisons and local listings for new and old cars.

Principal completes acquisition of Principal PNB Asset Management Company in India

MUMBAI: Principal Financial Group announced today the completion of a full share buy-back of PNB’s shares giving Principal full ownership of the Principal Pnb Asset Management Company Private Limited.

Zoutons sets foot in the Global Market with the launch of Black Friday Sale

Zoutons, a coupon and deal portal, has launched the Black Friday Sale that displays the incredible discounts from different US e-commerce stores. They can be easily applied on all categories and brands. This specific sale is organized to target the online buyers across the United States to beget a major boost in the sale on internet. The concept certainly can be a remarkable tool for Zoutons to make an advent in US market skimming.

Here's Your Guide to Non-Collateral Education Loans

Higher education in India has evolved to be more advanced to meet world standards. Consequently, the cost of education has also increased. So, educational loans have been introduced like Bank of India education loanto support students aspiring to pursue higher education in various universities in India and abroad. Different Indian banks have tie-ups with universities and institutes to offer educational loans. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) allows students to ask for an educational loan up to Rs. 10 Lakhs for studying within India and up to Rs. 20 Lakhs for studying outside the country.

US move to end Obama-era start-up Visa may help Canada

CHANDIGARH: The authorities in United States are thinking of eliminating the International Entrepreneur Rule, and at the same time Canada is making Start-Up Visa permanent. The United States and Canada appear to be moving in opposite directions when it comes to visas for immigrant entrepreneurs looking to build and grow high-potential start-ups.


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