Tag Archives: Economy

  • India on brink of “quantum leap”, Modi tells investors

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised on Sunday to pursue predictable policies and ensure stable taxes, in a speech that sought to address concerns for foreign investors in Asia's third-largest economy. ...

  • Apple counts down to launch of smartwatch, bigger iPhone

    Apple Inc is expected to unveil its first new device in four years, the iWatch, in a gala event on Tuesday that may also mark its long-awaited entry into mobile payments and deliver a larger iPhone. ...

  • Tsewang Rigzin Legality the major impediment to growth of Tibetan entrepreneurs in India

    If Tibetan entrepreneurship improves, this can solve the major problems of unemployment and migration from settlements. And in the long run, we will be in a better position to safeguard our cultural heritage. ...

  • India threatens to derail WTO deal, prompts angry US rebuke

    India threatened on Friday to block a worldwide reform of custom rules, which some estimates say could add $1 trillion to the global economy and create 21 million jobs, prompting a US warning. ...

  • China president Xi heading to South America for BRICS summit

    China's President Xi Jinping will visit South American nations next week including Brazil, where he will meet India's new prime minister for the first time. ...

  • India cracking down on foreign-funded charities

    India is cracking down on foreign-funded charities after receiving an internal report alleging they are costing the country up to 3 percent of its GDP by rallying communities against polluting industries. ...

  • Global oil prices rise on escalating Iraq violence

    Brent crude oil climbed towards $112 a barrel on Thursday on worries that escalating violence in Iraq could disrupt oil supplies from the major OPEC exporter. ...

  • Tsewang Rigzin Creating a cohesive and self-reliant exile Tibetan community

    Possibilities for application of SHG-based micro-credit for generating micro and small enterprises in Tibetan refugee settlements ...

  • China promises economic reforms at key meeting

    China's Communist Party promised to deepen economic reforms to give the market a "decisive" role in allocating resources, state media reported Tuesday at the end of a closely-watched meeting. ...

  • Indian rupee falls to record low, nears 70 per dollar

    India's rupee crashed nearly four percent to a new record low Wednesday as worries about a US-led military strike against Syria and surging crude oil prices fanned fears of a financial crisis. ...