A customer checks a car at a showroom in Guwahati in Assam state, India. Associated Press
Sale of residential apartments during the January-March quarter of 2019 rose by 3 per cent on a quarter-on-quarter basis to 33,000 units across seven major cities in the country, according to a report by real estate services and investment firm, CBRE.
Even though India boasts of universalisation of primary education, with almost 100 per cent Gross Enrolment Rate (2014-15), quality of education in the last decade has gone down. While ASER 2008 revealed that 50.6 per cent grade 3 children in India could read a grade 1 text, this number reduced to 42.5 per cent
The rise of Narendra Modi as the Prime Minister in 2014 was chiefly attributable to the confidence he inspired among the people on two counts — his personal integrity as a leader and his reputation for administering the government with a strong hand. These had become a dire necessity for the country.
More than a month after Congress President Rahul Gandhi offered his resignation, accepting moral responsibility for the party’s poor performance in the Lok Sabha elections, it remains leaderless. Although Gandhi turned down appeals to withdraw his resignation, efforts are still on to persuade him to stay on.
She said her resignation would expedite the selection for the next head of the IMF.
DMCC - the world’s flagship Free Zone and Government of Dubai Authority on commodities trade and enterprise - and the Department of Economic Development (DED), the Government of Dubai entity that regulates the economic activity of all onshore companies, have signed a strategic agreement to collaborate on the licensing of companies
New York: Three big US banks reported strong earnings even as warning signs emerged that the playing field is beginning to tilt against the financial industry. While the biggest risk ahead is that lower interest rates will pressure banks’ bottom lines in the coming months, the squeeze is already beginning. JPMorgan Chase & Co and Wells Fargo
The bilateral trade ties between Kazakhstan and the UAE is marching ahead and is on a solid growth trajectory as our country bids to become a regional financial centre and Fintech hub for Central Asia is deeply influenced by Dubai. This was stated by Kairat Kelimbetov, Governor, Astana International Finance Centre (AIFC), during an exclusive