NEWS ON AIR https://newsonair.gov.in/Default.aspx Website cell, IT Unit, NSD, All India Radio, New Broadcasting House, New Delhi, India ? 2006 All rights reserved. All India Radio AIR International News Share Market Closing: Sensex falls over 765 points, Nifty ends below 17,200 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428231 BNE The Sensex and the Nifty today tumbled more than one percent. Both stocks fell even as the cues from the global stocks were positive. Centre rules out any shortage of fertilizer in ongoing Rabi 2021-22 season https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430804 BNE The Centre has ruled out any shortage of fertilizer in the ongoing Rabi 2021-22 season. GST revenue collection rises 25 percent to cross more than 1 lakh 30 thousand crore rupees in Nov https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430650 BNE Finance Ministry has said GST revenues for November this year have been the second-highest ever since the introduction of GST and the gross GST revenue collected in November this year is 1 lakh 31 thousand 526 crore rupees. Oil prices rise more than four percent, crude trades around 72 dollars and 50 cents per barrel https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430513 BNE Oil prices today rose more than four percent recouping a big chunk of the previous session's steep losses. Currency : Rupee gains 26 paise to end at 74 rupees and 91 paise vs US dollar https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430511 BNE In the forex market, the rupee appreciated 26 paise against the US dollar. Gold Price: yellow metal gains 90 rupees trade at 47,895, Silver reaches 61,700 rupees per kg https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430510 BNE Gold prices today gained 90 rupees at Multi Commodity Exchange for February contracts in sync with gains in the global markets. Asian markets rise, oil regain some composure, investors on edge amid Omicron variant https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430507 BNE Asian stocks today rose from a one-year low as U.S. share futures and oil recovered from the previous day's selloff, but uncertainty over the impact of the Omicron coronavirus variant kept investors on edge. Government receives Rs 4,180 cr from ONGC, Rs 575 cr from BPCL as dividend tranches https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430490 BNE Secretary of Department of Investment and Public Asset Management Tuhin Kanta Pandey has said that the government has received about four thousand 180 crore rupees from ONGC and 575 crore rupees from BPCL as dividend tranches. Two companies to float their IPOs, next week to raise 7,868 crore rupees https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430442 BNE Two companies, Star Health and Allied Insurance Company and Tega Industries, will float their initial public offering, IPOs, next week to raise 7,868 crore rupees. FPIs pump in over 5,300 crore rupees in Indian markets in November so far https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430438 BNE Foreign investors pumped in over 5,300 crore rupees into the Indian equity markets so far in November. New India will be powered by Aatmanirbhar Bharat, ease of doing business: Piyush Goyal https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430422 BNE Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal has said that new India will be powered by Aatmanirbhar Bharat and Ease of Doing Business. India can emerge as the largest diamond trading hub in the world: Piyush Goyal https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430407 BNE Union Minister of Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal on Saturday said India can emerge as the largest diamond trading hub in the world. Tomato prices will fall from the beginning of December: Govt https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430358 BNE Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ministry has said that tomato prices will fall from the beginning of December as fresh arrivals from northern states will increase the availability of tomatoes in the market. Rating agency Moody's says, India's economic growth will rebound strongly; Pegs India's GDP growth at 9.3 percent in 2022 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430311 BNE Rating agency Moody’s has projected that the economic growth in India will rebound strongly. In its latest report, Moody’s Investors Service pegged the country's GDP growth at 9.3 percent in 2022 financial year and 7.9 percent in 2023. Rupee weakens 16 paise to trade at Rs 74.56 against US dollar in afternoon deals https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430086 BNE In the forex market, the rupee weakened 16 paise against the US dollar to trade at 74 rupees and 56 paise per dollar in afternoon deals. U.S. to release around 50 million barrels of crude oil from strategic reserves https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430233 BNE The U.S. President Joe Biden announced to release around 50 million barrels of crude oil from strategic reserves in coordination with India and other major global energy consumers like South Korea, Japan and Britain to ease crude oil prices. Oil prices remain steady https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430237 BNE Oil prices today remained steady as investors showed caution assessing the effectiveness of oil release by major energy consumer countries from strategic reserves. Gold trades at Rs 47,490; Silver above Rs 62,000 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430183 BNE Gold prices today fell 35 rupees at Multi Commodity Exchange for December contracts. The precious metal was trading at 47,490, rupees per 10 gram in intra-day trade. India agrees to release 5 million barrels of crude oil from its Strategic Petroleum Reserves https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430192 BNE India has agreed to release 5 million barrels of crude oil from its Strategic Petroleum Reserves. This release will happen in parallel and in consultation with other major global energy consumers including the USA, China, Japan and South Korea. Asian stock markets mostly lower, China’s Shanghai Composite Index climbed 0.2 percent https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430185 BNE Most of the Asia-Pacific stocks today logged losses. China’s Shanghai Composite Index climbed 0.2 percent while Singapore’s Straits Times fell 0.3 percent. SBI Research upgrades India's GDP growth estimate for financial year 2022 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430120 BNE SBI Research has upgraded India's GDP growth projection for financial year 2022 to the range of 9.3%-9.6% from its earlier estimates of 8.5%-9%. FPI pump in Rs 19,712 crore in Indian markets in November so far https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430065 BNE Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPIs) have pumped in 19,712 crore rupees in the Indian markets this month November so far. EPFO adds more than 15 lakh net subscribers in September this year https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=430012 BNE Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) has added around 15.41 lakh net subscribers during the month of September this year. Out of the total 15.41 lakh net subscribers, around 8.95 lakh new members have been registered for the first time, and around 6.46 lakh net subscribers excited but r AIIB approves USD 150 million loans for Chennai Metropolitan Area project; says another 27 projects worth USD 5 billion are in pipeline for India https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429982 BNE The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved USD 150 million loans to the Government of India for implementation of the Sustainable Urban services program for the Chennai metropolitan area (CMA). AIIB approves USD 150 million loan for Chennai Metropolitan Area project, another 27 projects worth 5 billion USD in pipeline for India https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429969 BNE The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved USD150 million loan to the Government of India for implementation of the Sustainable Urban services program for Chennai metropolitan area (CMA). Oil prices slump, driving major benchmarks to their lowest settlement levels since early October https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429925 BNE Oil prices today slumped, driving major benchmarks to their lowest settlement levels since early October. Economic Advisory Council to PM projects growth rate of 7% to 7.5% in 2022-23 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429901 BNE Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM) has projected a real rate of growth of 7 to 7.5 per cent and a nominal rate of growth of more than 11 per cent in 2022-23. Rupee rise marginally by one paise to trade at Rs 74.36 against US dollar https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429770 BNE In the forex market, the rupee rose marginally by one paise to trade at 74 rupees and 36 paise against the US dollar in afternoon deals. Asian shares traded mixed https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429780 BNE Asian shares today traded mixed. Investors kept a close eye on a key meeting between U.S. President Joe Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping. Both leaders opened their talks warmly, stressing their responsibility to avoid conflict. Oil prices rise supported by prospect of tight inventories across globe https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429778 BNE Oil prices rose today, supported by the prospect of tight inventories across the globe, although the gains were capped by forecasts of an increase in global production in coming months and concerns over rising Coronavirus cases in Europe. Gold prices up by Rs 205 at Rs 49,500 per 10 gram in intra-day trade https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429772 BNE Gold prices today rose 205 rupees at Multi Commodity Exchange for December contracts in sync with gains in the international markets. The precious metal was trading at 49,500 rupees per 10 gram in intra-day trade. RBI directs NBFCs to appoint Internal Ombudsman within 6 months https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429748 BNE Reserve Bank of India has directed Non-Banking Finance Companies (NBFCs) to appoint an Internal Ombudsman within 6 months. Finance Ministry releases IIP data; clear signs of investment being induced by rise in consumption https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429691 BNE The Finance Ministry today said that the release of quick estimates of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) for September 2021 shows a sustained increase in industrial production. Govt receives Rs 1,074 crore as dividend tranches from SAIL https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429591 BNE Government of India has received about 1,074 crore rupees from Steel Authority of India Limited, SAIL as dividend tranches. FDI in India growing rapidly over last few years: Piyush Goyal https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429547 BNE Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal has said that Foreign Direct Investment, FDI in India has been growing rapidly over the last few years. RBI projects CPI inflation at 5.3% for 2021-22 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429566 BNE India’s retail inflation rate, measured by the Consumer Price Index or CPI, rose mildly in October to 4.48% year-on-year from 4.35% in September due to an uptick in food prices. IIP grows by 3.1% in September https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429565 BNE Country's Index of Industrial Production, or IIP, grew 3.1% in September. Vodafone Idea records loss of Rs 7,132 crore in Q2 FY22 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429555 BNE Vodafone Idea on Friday reported a consolidated net loss of 7,132.3 crore rupees for the quarter ended September as against a net loss of 7,319 crore rupees in the previous quarter. Seven states achieve the target for capital expenditure upto Q-2 of 2021-22 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429550 BNE Seven States Chhattisgarh, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalaya, Punjab, Rajasthan and Telangana have achieved the target set by the Ministry of Finance for the capital expenditure upto 2nd Quarter of 2021-22. India Post Payments Bank tie-up with Bajaj Allianz for distribution of non-life insurance https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429499 BNE India Post Payments Bank has entered into a tie-up with Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Company to enable customers, particularly from weaker sections and living in unbanked and underserved areas, to become financially secure and empowered. Oil companies to set up 22 thousand EV charging stations across country on mission mode https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429377 BNE Oil companies of India will set up 22 thousand Electric Vehicle (EV) charging stations on a mission mode in prominent cities and along national highways across the country. Global crude oil price rises after Saudi Arabia's oil producer Aramco raises selling price for its crude https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429344 BNE Global crude oil prices rose today as positive signs for global economic growth supported the outlook for energy demand; while Saudi Arabia's state-owned producer Aramco raised the official selling price for its crude. Asian markets relieved by payrolls; inflation test looms https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429340 BNE Asian markets traded mixed today as risk assets found support from the upbeat US October payrolls report, but faced another test later in the week from reading on US inflation. Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal says, country witnesses highest sales in a decade worth Rs 1.25 lakh crore during festive season https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429265 BNE Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal has said that highest sales in a decade witnessed during this festive season with products worth 1.25 lakh crore rupees sold across the country. Sharp decline registered in Petrol, diesel prices as more States announce cut in VAT https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429214 BNE Petrol and diesel prices today saw a sharp decline as more states had announced VAT cuts. Several states joined the Centre in cutting down the fuel rates. Oil prices fall as industry data shows big build in US inventory https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429177 BNE Crude oil prices fell on Wednesday as industry data pointed to a big build in crude oil stocks in the US, the world's largest oil consumer, and as pressure mounted on OPEC to increase supply. Centre releases GST Compensation of Rs 17,000 crore to States, UTs https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429159 BNE Centre has released 17,000 crore rupees as GST Compensation to States and Union Territories. Prices of Onion are now cheaper than last year: Consumer Affairs Ministry https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429168 BNE Consumer Affairs Ministry has said the efforts of Centre to ease Onion Prices is now bearing results. Reduce and cap the transaction charges so that more traders are attracted to GeM portal: Piyush Goyal https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429157 BNE Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal has directed officials to significantly reduce and cap the transaction charges so that more traders are attracted to the Government e-Marketplace, GEM portal. BIS urges Consumers to buy only Hallmarked Jewellery from BIS registered jewellers on this Dhanteras, Diwali https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429119 BNE Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) has urged the Consumers to buy only Hallmarked Jewellery from Bureau of Indian Standards , BIS registered jewellers on this Dhanteras and Diwali. Gold trades at Rs 47,770; Silver trades above Rs 64,000 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429111 BNE Gold prices today slipped 130 rupees at Multi Commodity Exchange for December contracts. Rupee appreciates 19 paise to close at 74.69 against US dollar https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429109 BNE In the forex market, the rupee appreciated 19 paise to close at 74 rupees and 69 paise against the US dollar. Asia-Pacific equity indices trade mixed https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429108 BNE Asia-Pacific equity indices today traded mixed as Hong Kong-listed shares of Chinese real estate firms fell amid renewed fears. Centre receives 178 crore rupees as dividend tranche from UCI https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429100 BNE Secretary of Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM) Tuhin Kanta Pandey has said that the Centre has received 178 crore rupees as dividend tranche from Uranium Corporation of India. GST revenue collection for October second highest in history https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429031 BNE The GST revenues for October have been the second-highest ever since the introduction of GST, second only to that in April this year. Gold trades at Rs 47,630; Silver trades above Rs 64,000 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429043 BNE Gold prices today slipped marginally by five rupees at Multi Commodity Exchange for December contracts. In intra-day trade, the precious metal was trading at 47,630 rupees per 10 gram. Rupee appreciates marginally by 1 paise to close at 74.87 against US dollar https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=429042 BNE In the forex market, the rupee appreciated marginally by one paise to close at 74 rupees and 87 paise against the US dollar. Microsoft stock becomes world's most valuable; beating Apple https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428946 BNE Microsoft's stock becomes world's most valuable after it's share rose as much as 1.1% to hit a market value of 2.46 trillion Dollars blowing past Apple this week. India is committed to achieve over 40% cumulative electric power installed capacity from non-fossil-fuel energy resources by 2030: Power Ministry https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428936 BNE Power Ministry has said that India is committed to achieve more than 40 percent cumulative electric power installed capacity from non-fossil-fuel energy resources by 2030. Shaktikanta Das reappointed as RBI Governor for three more years https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428863 BNE The government has approved the reappointment of Shaktikanta Das as Governor of the Reserve Bank of India for a period of three years. India, ADB sign 251 million dollar loan for integrated urban flood management in Chennai https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428825 BNE The Government of India and the Asian Development Bank on Thursday signed a 251 million dollar loan for climate-resilient, integrated urban flood protection and management in the Chennai-Kosasthalaiyar basin to strengthen resilience of Chennai city to floods. Coal supply to power plants indicates steady increase for last many days https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428835 BNE Coal supply to power plants has indicated steady increase for the last many days. As per Central Electricity Authority report, the coal stock with power plants stood at 9.028 Million Tonnes as on 26th October. All micro loans must be collateral-free: RBI https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428822 BNE The RBI has said it proposes to make micro-lending collateral-free, not just for microfinance institutions (MFIs) but for all lenders. SWAMIH Investment Fund announces 1st complete exit from investment made for construction of housing project in Mumbai https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428799 BNE Union Government’s Special Window for Affordable and Mid-Income Housing-SWAMIH Investment Fund has announced its first complete exit from an investment made for construction of a housing project in Mumbai. Govt, ADB sign 100 million US dollar loan to promote agribusiness network to boost farm incomes https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428782 BNE Government of India and Asian Development Bank, ADB signed a 100 million US dollar loan Yesterday to promote agribusiness network to boost farm incomes and reduce food losses in the State of Maharashtra. Chemicals, Fertilisers Ministry takes several initiatives to reduce India’s dependency on import of fertilisers: Bhagwant Khuba https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428778 BNE Union Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilisers has taken up several initiatives to reduce India’s dependency on import of fertilisers and make India Atma Nirbhar by adopting the Make in India initiatives. India, ADB sign project readiness financing loan to support urban mobility in Mizoram https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428689 BNE The Centre and the Asian Development Bank today signed a 4.5 million dollar project readiness financing PRF loan to support project preparation and design activities to improve urban mobility in Aizawl, the capital city of the northeastern state of Mizoram. Crude oil prices hit highest levels since 2018 amid tight supply https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428631 BNE Oil today rose to trade near its highest level since 2018 amid expectations that stockpiles will continue to decline globally as OPEC keeps a tight rein on supply. Gold prices fall 65 rupees at Multi Commodity Exchange for December contracts https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428694 BNE Gold prices today fell 65 rupees at Multi Commodity Exchange for December contracts in sync with losses in the international markets. The precious metal was trading at 48,135 rupees per 10 gram in intra-day trade. NHPC pays final dividend of Rs 249.44 cr to Government of India for FY 2020-21 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428690 BNE NHPC, a premier hydropower Company and a Mini Ratna Category-I Enterprise of the Government of India has today paid a final dividend of over 249 Crore rupees to the Government of India for the Financial Year 2020-21. Union Minister Nitin Gadkari launches knowledge App, platform CUNSULT https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428658 BNE Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari has launched knowledge App and platform CUNSULT. FM Nirmala Sitharaman holds review meeting on CAPEX for Civil Aviation, Telecommunications https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428645 BNE Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman chaired review meetings with the Ministry of Civil Aviation and Department of Telecommunications in New Delhi yesterday to give a fillip to capital expenditure CAPEX and infrastructure progress in the country. Textile Ministry approves pilot project on skilling personnel for use of geo textiles in infra projects https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428655 BNE Ministry of Textiles has approved the Pilot Project on skilling of Design and Commissioning technical personnel associated with application of geo-textiles in infrastructure projects. Asian markets trade mixed; Japan's Nikkei-225 falls 0.7 percent https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428624 BNE Asian markets traded mixed today ahead of a week packed with major quarterly earnings announcements. FPIs pull out over Rs 3,800 crore in October so far https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428575 BNE Foreign portfolio investors, FPIs, pulled out more than 3,800 crore rupees in October so far. Rupee weakens 3 paise per US dollar https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428334 BNE In the forex market, the rupee weakened three paise per US dollar. Oil prices stayed near multi-year highs with concerns about tight supply https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428394 BNE Oil prices today stayed near multi-year highs with concerns about tight supply and stockpiles fuelling bullish sentiment. Gold trades at Rs 47710; Silver above Rs 65000 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428393 BNE Gold prices today climbed 310 rupees at Multi Commodity Exchange for December contracts in sync with gains in the international markets. S&P 500 and Nasdaq log modest gains https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428465 BNE The Dow eased marginally yesterday from a record high, hit in the previous session, as IBM shares fell after its quarterly report. Asian stock markets gain after China Evergrande Group makes bond payment to avert default https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428464 BNE Most emerging Asian stock markets today gained after China Evergrande Group made a bond payment to avert a default. Govt to issue 4 tranches of Sovereign Gold Bonds from October 2021 to March 2022 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428423 BNE Centre in consultation with RBI has decided to issue four tranches of Sovereign Gold Bonds from October 2021 to March 2022. SEBI asks investment advisors to refrain from dealing in digital gold https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428416 BNE Capital markets regulator Sebi has asked investment advisers to refrain from dealing in digital gold, which is an unregulated product. CBDT issues refunds of over Rs 92,961 crore to taxpayers in FY22 so far https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428380 BNE Central Board of Direct Taxes, CBDT has issued refunds of over 92 thousand 961 crore rupees to more than 63 lakh 23 thousand taxpayers between 1st of April to 18th of October this year. India exporting strictly Non GMO rice to World, says Ministry of Commerce and Industry https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428366 BNE Government has said that India is exporting strictly Non Genetically Modified Organisms -GMO rice to the world. Oil remains near multi-year highs as energy supply crunch continues https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428333 BNE Oil futures today rose and were near multi-year highs as an energy supply crunch continued across the globe. Gold prices gain 220 rupees at Multi Commodity Exchange for December contracts https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428332 BNE Gold prices today gained 220 rupees at Multi Commodity Exchange for December contracts in sync with gains in the international markets. China's economic recovery stalled, third-quarter growth slows to 4.9 pct https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428228 BNE China’s economic recovery stalled in the third quarter of 2021 as the GDP grew by 4.9 per cent down from 7.9 per cent in the second quarter, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) announced on Monday. Rs 814 cr received in dividend tranches from 5 CPSEs: DIPAM Secy https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428249 BNE Secretary of Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM) Tuhin Kanta Pandey has said that dividend tranches of about 296 crore rupees have been received from Power Finance Corporation Limited (PFC) and 233 crore rupees from Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO). RBI imposes penalty of one crore on SBI, 1.95 crore on Standard Chartered Bank https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428224 BNE The Reserve Bank of India has imposed a monetary penalty of one crore rupees on the State Bank of India and 1.95 crore rupees on Standard Chartered Bank. Bombay Stock Exchange climbs 460 points; Nifty ends at 18,477 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=426488 BNE At the stock markets, rising for the seventh straight day, the Sensex at the Bombay Stock Exchange climbed 460 points, or 0.8 percent, to end at another all-time high of 61,766, today. Prices of onion, tomato and potato cheaper than last year, says govt https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428171 BNE The government on Sunday said that prices of onion, tomato and potato are cheaper than last year. Crude oil prices climb on strong demand, weak supply https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428016 BNE Global crude oil prices climbed, heading for gains of more than 3 per cent for the week, on increasing signs of robust demand and tighter supplies over the next few months as rocketing gas and coal prices stoke a switch to oil products. Key Asian markets end higher today https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428059 BNE Key Asian markets ended higher, today, taking a positive lead from US markets after a set of strong US corporate earnings. Gold up by Rs 129 to Rs 46,286 per ten grams at Delhi’s bullion market https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428015 BNE Gold rose 129 rupees, to 46,286 rupees per ten grams at Delhi’s bullion market. Rupee sheds 11 paise against dollar to Rs 75.26 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428014 BNE At the forex market, the rupee shed 11 paise, to 75 rupees and 26 paise against the dollar. Wholesale price-based inflation eases to 10.66 percent in September https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=428008 BNE The wholesale price-based inflation eased to 10.66 percent in September, helped by moderating food prices even as crude petroleum witnessed a spike. Asian markets end mostly higher https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427996 BNE Asian markets ended mostly higher, today. Global crude oil prices climb as a bigger-than-expected draw in US gasoline & distillate stocks prompted buying https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427991 BNE Global crude oil prices climbed today, as a bigger-than-expected draw in US gasoline and distillate stocks prompted buying. JNPT records over 40% growth in container traffic in 1st half of current financial year https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427990 BNE Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) has recorded over 40 percent growth in container traffic in first half of the current financial year as compared to the corresponding period last year. CII lauds launch of Gati Shakti Master Plan https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427940 BNE The Confederation of Indian Industry – CII has lauded the launch of Gati Shakti Master Plan saying that the proposed geo-spatial digital platform is a well-timed and revolutionary initiative. IMF says India will be fastest growing economy; projects 8.5 % growth rate in next fiscal year https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427905 BNE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has projected that India will continue to be the world’s fastest growing major economy, clocking a growth rate of 9.5 per cent in 2021. Finance Ministry releases monthly installment of PDRD Grant of Rs 9,871 crore to states https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427828 BNE The Finance Ministry today released the 7th monthly installment of Post Devolution Revenue Deficit (PDRD) Grant of 9,871 crore rupees to the states. Centre imposes stock limits on edible oils to soften prices in domestic market https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427760 BNE Centre has imposed stock limits on edible oils to soften the prices of edible oils in the domestic market. Union Minister Piyush Goyal calls Export Promotion Councils for 450 to 500 billion dollar exports next year https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427729 BNE Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, Piyush Goyal has called the Export Promotion Councils (EPCs) for 450 to 500 billion US dollar exports next year. Foreign investors pump in nearly Rs 2,000 cr into Indian capital markets so far in October https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427775 BNE Foreign investors pumped in nearly 2,000 crore rupees into the Indian capital markets so far in October. Dow closes almost flat, S&P 500 declines 0.2 percent https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427715 BNE Wall Street's main indexes ended lower day amid data that showed U.S. jobs grew far less than expected in September amid a decline in government payrolls. Govt puts quantitative restriction on export of 3 types of syringes for 3 months https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427704 BNE The Union Government has put in place a quantitative restriction on the export of syringes to boost their domestic availability and uptake. 136 countries sign landmark pact to enforce at least 15% corporate tax on large multinationals https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427697 BNE A group of 136 countries have signed a landmark global treaty to enforce a corporate tax rate of at least 15% for large multinationals. Piyush Goyal calls upon ASEAN bloc to do away with Non-Tariff Barriers https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427662 BNE Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal has called upon ASEAN bloc to do away with the Non-Tariff Barriers (NTBs). Tata Sons wins bid for acquiring national carrier Air India https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427665 BNE Tata Sons group has won the bid for acquiring national carrier Air India. Tata Sons made a winning bid of 18,000 crore rupees for Air India. Coal Ministry to launch auction of 40 new coal mines https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427672 BNE The Ministry of Coal will launch next round of auction process for forty new coal mines for sale of coal. Asian shares gain as attractive valuation in equity markets of region attracted investors https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427670 BNE Major Asian shares on Friday gained as attractive valuations in equity markets of the region attracted investors. Finance Ministry releases Rs 40,000 cr to states, UTs to meet GST compensation shortfall https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427609 BNE Finance Ministry on Thursday released 40,000 crore rupees to the States and UTs with Legislature under the back-to-back loan facility to meet the shortfall in GST Compensation. Gold prices fall Rs 50 at Multi Commodity Exchange for December contracts https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427612 BNE Gold prices today fell 50 rupees at Multi Commodity Exchange for December contracts. The precious metal was trading at 46,850 rupees per 10 gram. Asian shares gain amid appreciation in other global stocks https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427611 BNE Asian shares on Thursday gained amid appreciation in other global stocks. Hong Kong's Hang Seng jumped 3.1 percent up and South Korea’s KOSPI climbed 1.8 percent. Moody’s upgrades outlook on India’s sovereign rating to stable https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427497 BNE International ratings agency Moody’s has upgraded the outlook on India’s sovereign rating to Stable from Negative. Rupee appreciates 22 paise to trade at Rs 74.76 per US dollar in afternoon deals https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427467 BNE In the forex market, the rupee appreciated 22 paise to trade at 74 rupees and 76 paise per US dollar in the afternoon deals. Nearly 30,000 farmers benefitted from paddy procurement under Kharif Marketing Season 2021-22 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427540 BNE Nearly 30,000 farmers have benefitted from paddy procurement under Kharif Marketing Season 2021-22 so far. India exports first consignment of Jackfruit, Passion fruit and Nutmeg products to Australia https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427535 BNE Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) has facilitated exports of the first consignment of various value-added and nutri-rich products derived from jackfruit, Passion fruit and Nutmeg sourced from farmers in Thrissur, Kerala to Melbourne, Australia. Govt receives about Rs. 1,426 crore from Coal India Limited as dividend in current FY https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=427472 BNE Government of India has received about Rs. 1,426 crore from Coal India Limited as dividend in this Financial year recently.