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By Loknath Das On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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GDP Numbers Likely To Be Revised Higher, Says Nomura

New Delhi: The new series for industrial production and wholesale prices suggest that the GDP numbers for financial year 2016-17 could be revised up from 6.7 per cent to 7.4 per cent, says a Nomura report. The More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
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Time Of Reckoning For Those Who Evade Tax, Says Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said post-demonetisation cash transaction through tax-evaded money is no longer easy, as detection has become very efficient, thanks to digitisation. “After More...

By subhadip On Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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Apple to start making iPhones in India, says state government

Apple is to start making iPhones in the southern Indian state of Karnataka, the state’s government has said. Ministers said Apple would start an initial manufacturing operation in the state, whose capital More...

By subhadip On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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London will remain ‘financial lungs’ of Europe, says Jes Staley

London can breathe easy – it will continue to be the financial lungs of Europe, according to Barclays chief executive Jes Staley. While he admits the bank may have to move some activities to bases in Dublin More...

By subhadip On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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Blockchain can help investment banks save $8bn per year, Accenture says

Accenture and operations benchmarking consultancy firm McLagan evaluate the applications of distributed ledger technology (DLT) in investment banking operations in the “Banking on Blockchain” report. For the More...

By subhadip On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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House price inflation picking up again, ONS says

House price inflation picked up to 6.7% in the year to the end of November, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). In October, the figure had fallen to 6.4%, having previously peaked at 9.3% in More...

By subhadip On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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Public finances ‘unsustainable’ says OBR

The chancellor is likely to find it impossible to balance the books in the years ahead without increasing taxes or cutting spending, the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) has warned. The OBR said the public More...

By subhadip On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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UK to control immigration from EU, says May

Outlining her 12 objectives for the UK’s exit from the European Union, May also nodded to the importance of science and innovation, and said part of her agenda is to “guarantee the rights of EU citizens who More...

By subhadip On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Crash was economists’ ‘Michael Fish’ moment, says Andy Haldane

The failure to predict the financial crisis was a “Michael Fish” moment for economists, the Bank of England’s chief economist has said. Andy Haldane compared financial forecasts to the famously More...

By subhadip On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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House price inflation picks up with Luton the 2016 hotspot, Halifax says

A town best known for its airport, Vauxhall vans, and as the home of Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain, was the UK’s property hotspot last year, according to the UK’s largest mortgage lender. Luton saw More...