Queensland govt vetoes plan to support loan to Adani in Australia

Melbourne-In a setback to India’s energy giant Adani, the newly-elected Queensland government has vetoed a plan to give a 900-million dollar concessional loan for the construction of a rail line in the controversy-hit Carmichael coal mine project in Australia.The Adani group had applied for the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) More...

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By punjaboutlook2015 On Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Direct tax collections rise 14% to Rs 4.8 lakh cr in April-November

New Delhi : Direct tax collections increased by 14.4 per cent to Rs 4.8 lakh crore during April-November this fiscal. “The provisional figures of Direct Tax collections up to November, 2017 show that net collections More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Saturday, December 9th, 2017

Bitcoin plunges 15% in wild trading to $14,500

Singapore: Bitcoin plunged as much as 15% to below $14,500 on profit-taking on Friday, capping a roller-coaster week that saw the currency hit a series of record highs and underlining concerns about its volatility. More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Thursday, December 7th, 2017

RBI rationalises charges on debit card transactions

Mumbai : In order to promote digital payments, the Reserve Bank on Wednesday came out with differentiated merchant discount rates (MDR) for debit card transactions, prescribing separate caps for small and large More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Monday, December 4th, 2017

Indian expat’s success story in UAE

Abudhabi-The UAE offers opportunities galore to people with an undying spirit to make the impossible possible. And this has brought millions of hopefuls to its shores.When he landed in the UAE around 27 years back, More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

Barack Obama in Delhi: What he said about Manmohan Singh

NEW DELHI: Former US President Barack Obama who’s in Delhi today+ was asked at an event about the fact that a lot was written about his friendship with PM Narendra Modi.Obama paused a beat, and then reminded More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Gold edges up on wedding season buying, global cues

New Delhi-Gold edges up on wedding season buying, global cues. Gold prices recovered by Rs 20 to Rs 30,520 per 10 grams at the bullion market today on wedding season demand along with a firm trend overseas. Silver, More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Monday, November 27th, 2017

Income Tax Department Slaps AAP With Rs 30.67 Crore Notice

New Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is in trouble with the Income Tax department slapping the political outfit with a notice of ₹30.67 crore. The notice asks AAP to give details of its income More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Sunday, November 26th, 2017

Dyal Singh College body warns of case against Akalis

New Delhi-Amid a controversy over the renaming of Dyal Singh (Evening) College, its governing body on Sunday warned of a criminal case against the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leaders for harming Hindu-Sikh brotherhood.These More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Saturday, November 25th, 2017

Malaysians will soon be able to do credit check online via CCRIS

  KUCHING: Malaysians will be able to track their financial credit position from the Central Credit Reference Information System (CCRIS) via the Internet soon, said Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) Link and Regional More...

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