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Inclusive growth and job creation through trade

(Colombo/Geneva) – The 16th World Export Development Forum (WEDF) was today opened by President Maithripala Sirisena in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Welcoming the more than 600 delegates attending the WEDF opening ceremony at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall. Joining the President on stage was Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, Minister of Development Strategies and

SMA Lauds ITC Vote on Corrosion-Resistant Steel

Washington, D.C. – The Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA) lauded today’s United States International Trade Commission (ITC) vote on certain corrosion-resistant steel products from China, India, Italy, Korea, and Taiwan.  Final antidumping and countervailing duties were upheld be a unanimous 6-0 affirmative vote. Steel Manufacturers Association President Philip K. Bell issued the following statement following the

St. Xavier’s Global Earth Summit – the journey so far

The St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata has been at the forefront of spreading the light of knowledge in the more than hundred and fifty years of its being. The Institution, one of the most revered of its kind in the world has been known for its eternal Search for Excellence and for singularly striving to empower

Weak Week ahead for the Markets? – Rajesh Agarwal Jindal

The markets are expected to start the week on a subdued note due to profit booking by investors. The services PMI numbers would be declared on the last trading day of the week which is expected to impact the Indian bourses near the close of the week. The Indian bourses are also likely to be

Vyana Wealth Investor Roundtable 2013 conducted in Kolkata

Abhenav Khettry, the young and irreplaceable Managing Director of Kolkata head quartered Vyana Wealth presented the hugely acclaimed 1st Chapter of the Vyana Wealth Investor Roundtable 2013 in Association with the Business Standard on November 8th at ITC, the Sonar, Kolkata. The Event was presented by J.P.Morgan, Edelweiss and Axis MF. Abhenav, who has already

IIM Lucknow breaks record: Achieves 100% Summer Placements for the largest IIM batch of 475

IIM Lucknow, one of the premier Indian B-schools, did what was considered “The Impossible” amidst the economic slowdown. It achieved 100% summer placements for its 29th batch of 475 students, the largest IIM batch, in a record time of 5.5 days. The recruitment drive saw participation from 159 domestic and international recruiters. The top 4

Muhurat Trading begins with a note of optimism: Basav Bhattacharya

As firecrackers light up the skies heralding the beginning of Samvat 2070 our happiness quotient rises. All evening we have lit lamps and prayed for better days ahead. Stock markets in India celebrated Muhurat trading with fervour as it always does. Only this year the confidence level seems to have run off steam to the

Day 4 of weakness: HUL, ITC drag Nifty below 200-DMA

29th July, 2013 : Comments by Amar Ambani, Head of Research, India Infoline    Day 4 of weakness: HUL, ITC drag Nifty below 200-DMA  The benchmark indices extended their losing streak to the fourth straight trading session on Monday. So intense was the selling pressure that the Nifty very swiftly violated its critical 200 Daily

Terrible Tuesday: Sensex, Nifty suffer collateral damage!

16th July, 2013 : Comments by Amar Ambani, Head of Research, India Infoline    Terrible Tuesday! Sensex, Nifty suffer collateral damage   It was a terrible Tuesday with the stock market witnessing serious collateral damage. The benchmark indices crashed in opening trade after the Reserve Bank on Monday announced measures to tighten rupee liquidity. In

Falling Re, rising crude sink Nifty below 5800

3rd July, 2013 : Comments by Amar Ambani, Head of Research, India Infoline  Falling Re, rising crude sink Nifty below 5800 The Indian equity market ended in the red, extending its losing streak to the second consecutive day. It started weak and continued that trend with the surfeit of negative news. Any signs of a