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India tops domestic air traffic demand at 16.4 pc in November: IATA

Non Life-News       Jan 12, 2018

India's domestic air passenger traffic grew by 16.4 percent in November last year, topping the growth chart worldwide, global aviation body, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Thursday.   The IATA, comprising major air carriers, said India continued to witness double-digit growth for the...

Brexit caused 37% fall in new London financial jobs in December: Report

Economy       Jan 12, 2018

  Britain's forthcoming exit from the European Union was the main reason for a 37% decline in new jobs available in London's financial sector last month, according to a report from recruiting firm Morgan McKinley released Thursday.   Financial services jobs new to the market in December...

India:Passenger vehicle sales rise 5.22 per cent in December; car sales slip

Non Life-News       Jan 11, 2018

New Delhi: Domestic passenger vehicle sales rose 5.22 per cent to 2,39,712 units in December from 2,27,823 units in December 2016.Domestic car sales, however, declined marginally to 1,58,326 units as against 1,58,617 units in December 2016, according to the data released by the Society of...

Equity MFs inflow at record Rs 1.3 lakh crore in 2017

Wealth Management       Jan 07, 2018

NEW DELHI: Investors pumped in a record Rs 1.3 lakh crore in equity mutual funds in 2017 on the back of low bank deposit rates and lacklustre performance of gold and real estate.  The strong inflows pushed the asset base of equity MFs to Rs...

Domestic IT spend to grow 11.6% to Rs 2.33L cr in 2018: Report

Technology       Jan 07, 2018

India's domestic IT spending is estimated to grow at 11.6 per cent to Rs 2,33,273 crore this year, helped by government's push for digital services, a report by Coeus Age Consulting said.  The domestic spending in 2017 grew at a slower pace of 10.3 per...

NPCI's digital transactions surge to 145 mn in December 2017

Technology       Jan 05, 2018

Kolkata: The National Payments Corporation of India - an umbrella organisation for all retail payments in India - registered 145.46 million transactions on its digital Unified Payments Interface (UPI) in December 2017 from just 4.15 million in January last year.   The value of transactions in...

Per capita income growth may fall 8.3% to Rs 1,11,782 in FY18

Economy       Jan 05, 2018

New Delhi: India's per capita income, a gauge for measuring living standard, is likely to witness a slower growth of 8.3 per cent at Rs 1,11,782 in FY 2017-18.In 2016-17, per capita income of Indians had grown by 9.7 per cent  to Rs 1,03,219.    "The...

Global debt hits record $233 trillion but debt-to-GDP is falling 

Economy       Jan 05, 2018

Global debt rose to a record $233 trillion in the third quarter of 2017, more than $16 trillion higher from end-2016, according to an analysis by the Institute of International Finance. Private non-financial sector debt hit all-time highs in Canada, France, Hong Kong, South Korea,...

India gold imports surge 67 pct in 2017 on restocking, retail demand -GFMS

Wealth Management       Jan 02, 2018

  India’s gold imports surged 67 percent in 2017 from the previous year to 855 tonnes as jewellers replenished inventory amid a rebound in retail demand, provisional data from precious metals consultancy GFMS showed.   The rebound in purchases by India, the world’s second-biggest consumer of gold...

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