Experts stress on skilling graduates for analytics jobs

Bengaluru, Nov 25 : Advocating public-private partnerships to improve India’s employment ratio, academic and industry experts on Friday stressed on skilling engineering graduates in analytics for better job prospects. “With the advent of new technologies like analytics, students need to be trained with right skill sets. A partnership of the government, institutions and the IT […]

India, Finland review bilateral ties

New Delhi, Nov 25 : Cooperation in the areas of trade and investment, renewable energy and science and technology were among the issues that came up for discussion when External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her Finnish counterpart Timo Soini met here on Friday. “The two Ministers held discussions on various aspects of bilateral ties […]

Lack of S&P upgrade will not impact India: SBI

New Delhi, Nov 24 : Rating agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P) refusal to upgrade India’s sovereign ratings will have no major impact on the country’s creditworthiness, state-run State Bank of India (SBI) said on Friday Earlier in the day, the American rating maintained status quo on India’s soveriegn rating at BBB- with a stable outlook, […]

Will takes longer time to include real estate in GST: Sushil Modi

Kolkata, Nov 24 : Bihar Deputy Chief Minister and GST Council member Sushil Modi on Friday said the inclusion of real estate in Goods and Services Tax (GST) would take “much longer time” as it is “not that easy” though the council is slated to discuss about it in the next meeting. “It is up […]

Environment panel approaches oil companies against sale of petcoke

New Delhi, Nov 24 : The Supreme Court-appointed environment panel on Friday directed oil companies to hand over a list of all their dealers to ensure that high-polluting petcoke and furnance oil is not rolled out in the market across Delhi and neighbouring states. The Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) in a meeting held here […]

Take longer time to include real estate in GST: Sushil Modi

Kolkata, Nov 24 : Bihar Deputy Chief Minister and GST Council member Sushil Modi on Friday said the inclusion of real estate in Goods and Services Tax (GST) would take “much longer time” as it is “not that easy” though the council is slated to discuss about it in the next meeting. “It is up […]