Posts Tagged ‘Narendra Modi’

Modi heads to Maldives as island shifts to India

By BLOOMBERG
NEW DELHI • India Prime Minister Narendra Modi (picture) made his first-ever visit to the Maldives for the swearing- in of its ...

India can’t keep dodging trade deals

By Mihir Sharma / BLOOMBERG
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is not a “competitor” to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (or, as ...

India seeks RM8.3b from stake sale in coal miner

By BLOOMBERG
NEW DELHI • India would sell as much as 9% in monopoly miner Coal India Ltd in a public offer starting yesterday, according to a ...

India plans trade deal to boost exports to China

The plan includes seeking duty waiver on a raft of products under APTA when talks come in 2019
By BLOOMBERG NEW DELHI • India is ...

Low-budget units boost Mumbai home sales

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SINGAPORE • Home sales rose 9% across India’s seven biggest cities in the third quarter (3Q), boosted by low-budget apartments, according ...

India mulls more import curbs to bolster rupee

By BLOOMBERG
MUMBAI • India is considering a proposal to increase import duties on a raft of products ranging from plastic to steel as it seeks to curb ...

World’s fastest-growing economy isn’t creating jobs like before

By BLOOMBERG
NEW DELHI • In India, the world’s fastest-expanding economy, the link between growth and job creation is weakening. New research from the ...

Russia, India sign RM20.8b air-defence deal in Delhi

By BLOOMBERG
NEW DELHI • Russia and India have signed a major defence deal worth more than US$5 billion (RM20.75 billion) for the supply of advanced ...

Jet Air leads airline losses as Modi slaps duty

By BLOOMBERG
NEW DELHI • India’s struggling airlines are finding out there’s no end to their woes. Jet fuel, for which they already pay the world’s ...

India court backs world’s largest digital ID plan

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NEW DELHI • India’s top court has refused to scrap the world’s largest biometric database, upholding the validity of the sprawling ...

ONGC stake sale to face subsidy hurdle

By BLOOMBERG
MUMBAI • India’s efforts to sell a US$1.6 billion (RM6.64 billion) stake in Oil & Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) has run into concerns that ...

India pledges a goal of 15% EVs by 2023

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NEW DELHI • India aims to have at least 15% of the vehicles on its roads to be electric (EVs) in five years, an official said, signalling ...