E-commerce will play important role in Atmanirbhar Bharat vision: Amazon India head

Amit Agarwal, global senior vice president and country head Amazon India, said e-commerce is at nascent stages in India given that it is hardly even 3 per cent of the country's total retail…

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FDI into India grew 37% to $43.85 billion in April-November 2020: Government

Total FDI inflows (including reinvested earnings) during the eight-month period of the current fiscal grew by 22 per cent to $58.37 billion.

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Sensex tanks 937 points; Nifty ends below 14,000

The Sensex plunged 937.66 points, or 1.94 per cent to close at 47,409.93, while the Nifty ended at 13,967.50, down 271.40 points, or 1.91 per cent.

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1MDB bribery scandal: $10 million pay-cut for Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon

The pay cut for Solomon, which at $10 million constitutes roughly 36% of his yearly salary.

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Sensex cracks 600 points, Nifty nears 14,050 amid a selloff in financial stocks

Analysts said investors of late have preferred taking profits off the table ahead of the Union Budget and F&O expiry.

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Sensex tanks over 500 points, Nifty ends below 14,250

Sensex settled the session at 48,347.6 levels, down 531 points or 1.09 per cent, dragged by Reliance Industries (down 5.6 per cent), IndusInd Bank (down 5.5 per cent), HCL Tech (down 3.86 per cent…

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World Economic Forum's online Davos summit begins; PM Modi to address on January 28

The World Economic Forum said there would be 15 special addresses from G20 heads of state and government and international organisations during the summit that will continue till January 29.

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Empty streets in Davos as World Economic Forum goes virtual

There is no shortage of topics as the world economy is in deep crisis after a year marred by the COVID crisis

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As Jack Ma reappears, is there status quo in China?

Are the Alibaba founder and Alibaba safe now?

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Bitcoin falls 10 per cent to a 10-day low

The fall has come amid growing concerns that bitcoin was one of financial market price bubbles. In addition to this, there have been fears that US President Joe Biden's administration could try to…

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Sensex crosses historic 50,000-mark

The Sensex rose 50057.32 in early morning trade amid strong global cues.

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Sensex ends 549 points lower, as global mood changes confidence 

Sensex closed at 49,034.67, lower by 549.49 points, or 1.11 per cent, from its previous close of 49,584.16. It had opened at 49,656.71 and recorded an intra-day high of 49,656.71 and a low of 48,…

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Indian economy 'weak', credit growth bottoming out: US brokerage firm report

It can be noted that there has been a slew of reports lately about a stronger recovery being underway after the jolt caused by the pandemic.

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IMF chief praises India for taking 'decisive' steps to tackle Covid-19

Sharing her thoughts on Thursday on global media roundtable, Georgieva also predicted a comparatively better outlook for India in the upcoming World Economic Update because of the steps taken

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Biden unveils $1.9 trillion economic plan as US recovery buckles

With his fellow Democrats narrowly controlling both houses of Congress, Biden has a shot at passing what would be the United States' third massive pandemic aid package.

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