Coffee Board predicts 9% dip in production for 2016-17 season

New Delhi, Mar 27 The Coffee Board has predicted about 9 per cent dip in production for the 2016-17 season due to erratic rains in February and March in the Western Ghats, Parliament was informed...

Mar 27, 2017 2:29 PM | Newsscroll

World Bank indirectly backs harmful SE Asian projects: report

Washington, Mar 17 World Bank investments in commercial financial institutions is indirectly allowing land-grabs, evictions and pollution in Southeast Asia, a watchdog group charged in a report...

Mar 17, 2017 9:52 AM | Newsscroll

Mizoram govt presenrs tax-free surplus budget

Aizawl, Mar 16 Mizoram Finance Minister Lalsawta today presented a tax-free surplus budget for 2017-2018 amounting to Rs 8,803.10 crore.The surplus is Rs 331.07 crore, he said, adding that the it...

Mar 16, 2017 3:36 PM | Newsscroll

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Mortgage Guarantee Corporation bets big on affordable housingMumbai, Mar 9 In a bid to boost affordable housing, the India rpt India Mortgage Guarantee Corporation (IMGC) has launched a mortgage...

Mar 09, 2017 5:44 PM | Newsscroll

Mortgage Guarantee Corporation bets big on affordable housing

Mumbai, Mar 9 In a bid to boost affordable housing, the Indian Mortgage Guarantee Corporation (IMGC) has launched a mortgage guarantee-linked home loan product."In our attempt to give a leg-up to...

Mar 09, 2017 4:32 PM | Newsscroll

France's GDF to exit Petronet by selling entire 10 pc stake

New Delhi, Mar 9 France's GDF International plans to sell its entire 10 per cent stake, worth over Rs 2,900 crore, in Petronet LNG Ltd.GDF, a unit of French energy giant Engie SA, has written to...

Mar 09, 2017 3:01 PM | Newsscroll

Mortgage Guarantee Corporation bets big on affordable housing

Mumbai, Mar 9 In a bid to boost affordable housing, the Indian Mortgage Guarantee Corporation (IMGC) has launched a mortgage guarantee-linked home loan product."In our attempt to give a leg-up to...

Mar 09, 2017 2:57 PM | Newsscroll

ADB says Asia needs to double infrastructure spending

Manila, Feb 28 Developing countries in Asia and the Pacific will need to invest up to USD 1.7 trillion a year, or USD 26 trillion through 2030, to meet their infrastructure needs and to maintain the...

Feb 28, 2017 12:43 PM | Newsscroll

India, ADB ink $375 mn loan pact for industrial corridor

New Delhi, Feb 24 India and ADB have signed USD 375 million pact for loans and grants to develop 800-km Visakhapatnam-Chennai Industrial Corridor, which is the first phase of a planned 2,500-km East...

Feb 24, 2017 4:44 PM | Newsscroll

ADB, India ink $500 mn loan pact to expand power connectivity

New Delhi, Feb 23 India and the ADB today signed a USD 500 million loan pact to expand inter-regional power connectivity in the country, and strengthen transmission system to accommodate renewable...

Feb 23, 2017 7:41 PM | Newsscroll