TimeLine Layout

May, 2019

  • 22 May

    China ready for further US trade talks, ambassador says

    WASHINGTON/BEIJING: Beijing is ready to resume trade talks with Washington, China’s ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai said, as a top US business lobby in China said nearly half its members are seeing non-tariff barrier retaliation in China due to the trade war. No further trade talks between top …

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  • 22 May

    Prepare for difficult times, China’s Xi urges as trade war simmers

    BEIJING/WASHINGTON: China must prepare for difficult times as the international situation is increasingly complex, President Xi Jinping said in comments carried by state media on Wednesday, as the US-China trade war took a mounting toll on tech giant Huawei. The world’s two largest economies have escalated tariff increases on each …

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  • 22 May

    FinMin starts meeting with industry bodies in run-up to 2019-20 budget

    New Delhi, May 22 () The finance ministry has begun the pre-Budget consultation exercise with industry bodies in the run-up to the full budget for the current financial year to be unveiled by the new government sometime in July. Finance ministry officials met the representatives of industry body Society of …

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  • 22 May

    Global in-house leasing to reach 30-35 mn sq ft by 2021: Report

    Mumbai, May 22 () Global in-house (GIC) leasing is expected to drive demand over the next three years with leasing activity in this segment likely to be in the range of 30-35 million sq ft across the top six cities of Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi-NCR, Hyderabad, Mumbai and Pune, says a …

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  • 22 May

    NSE gets interim relief from SAT in co-location case

    Mumbai, May 22 () The Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) Wednesday stayed Sebi rulings that directed the National Stock Exchange to disgorge profits of over Rs 625 crore in the co-location case. However, the tribunal directed the bourse to deposit Rs 625 crore with Sebi in two weeks. The exchange would …

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  • 22 May

    FinMin prepares 100-day agenda for new govt; focus on boosting economy, investment

    New Delhi, May 22 () With the Lok Sabha election process coming to an end, the finance ministry has prepared 100-day agenda for the new government with an aim to push the economy which has slipped to 6.6 per cent in the third quarter of 2018-19. Among other things, the …

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  • 22 May

    BSE stock options: Sebi fines 4 entities Rs 22 lakh for fraudulent trade

    New Delhi, May 22 () Markets regulator Sebi Wednesday imposed a total fine of over Rs 22 lakh on four entities for executing fraudulent and manipulative trades in the illiquid stock options segment of BSE. The entities facing the penalty are — Shristi Ispat and Alloys Ltd, Sri Narayan Mercantiles, …

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  • 22 May

    CIL on Rs 10,000 crore equipment shopping spree

    NEW DELHI: Coal India Ltd has embarked upon an Rs 10,000-crore shopping spree for latest high-capacity mining equipment as it aims at meeting a target of producing 660 million tonne of black diamond in 2019-20, a move that will require raising annual output by 8-9% in the current fiscal. “Coal …

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  • 22 May

    Quess Corp Q4 net profit at Rs 75.5 crore

    New Delhi, May 22 () Business services provider Quess Corp on Wednesday said its consolidated net profit declined marginally to Rs 75.50 crore in the March 2019 quarter. The company had posted a net profit of Rs 75.75 crore in the January-March 2018 quarter, Quess said in a statement. Its …

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  • 22 May

    No Policies? No Problem. The Patchwork Brexit Party Is Crushing Its Opponents.

    WILLENHALL, England — The candidates walked down the ballroom aisle to loud ovations and corporate rock, taking turns at the lectern delivering pitches for the Brexit Party: a deep-pocketed Tory known for churning through managers at his soccer club; an ex-Labour voter and son of a coal miner whose hometown …

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