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20 September, 2018 8:09 AM Refiners will pay for Iran oil in rupees after US sanctions kick in: Report

India wants to secure a waiver for imports from the US, which is why it has significantly reduced its oil purchase from Iran after the ties between the two countries soured As petroleum-related sanctions on Iran come into effect from November 4, Indian refiners will pay for oil in Indian currency using UCO Bank and IDBI Bank, according to a report 34

20 September, 2018 6:17 AM OMCs ask Air India to pay for jet fuel daily or face supply cut: Report

The recent increase in jet fuel prices has further worsened the situation for the airline, a senior Air India official said Oil marketing companies (OMCs) have asked Air India to start paying for jet fuel on a daily basis or face a supply cut as the national carrier’s dues to oil companies have crossed Rs 5,000 crore, The Economic Times reported 42

20 September, 2018 4:50 AM China's Xi says places 'high premium' on Pakistan ties, as army chief visits

China places a "high premium" on its relations with Pakistan and believes a key economic project will be successful, President Xi Jinping told Pakistan's army chief, days after a Pakistani minister stirred unease about Chinese Silk Road schemes. General Qamar Javed Bajwa is the most senior Pakistani figure to visit ally China since the new government 100

19 September, 2018 6:08 PM India In Touch With EU Over Alternative Payment For Iran Oil Imports

As the US sanctions on import of Iranian crude oil loom large, India is engaged with the European Union for an alternative channel for making payments to Tehran for buying petroleum products, sources said Wednesday. They said the EU has been been telling India that it was in the process of coming out with a payment mechanism as using US dollars for oil transaction 34

19 September, 2018 4:03 PM RBI Relaxes External Commercial Borrowings Norms To Support Rupee

The decision to revise the minimum average maturity period of three years to one year on ECBs was part of the government measures announced last week. MUMBAI: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday liberalised some aspects of the external commercial borrowings (ECBs) policy including those related to rupee-denominated bonds to help check rupee depreciation 38

19 September, 2018 3:06 PM Hike In Pay For Anganwadi, Asha Workers To Be Effective Next Month

The Union Cabinet Wednesday approved an increase in the honorarium for Anganwadi and Asha workers which will become effective next month. Anganwadi workers receiving Rs 3,000 per month will now get Rs 4,500. Similarly, those at mini-Anganwadi centres receiving Rs 2,200 per month will now get Rs 3,500. The honorarium for Anganwadi helpers has also been increased 45

18 September, 2018 1:48 PM Trump Accuses China Of Trying To Use Trade War To "Impact" US Election

Donald Trump's comments came a day after he targeted another $200 billion in Chinese imports with tariffs starting next week, drawing an immediate vow of retaliation from Beijing President Donald Trump on Tuesday accused China of seeking to influence upcoming US elections by taking aim at his political support base in the countries' escalating trade 46

18 September, 2018 7:44 AM Trade war impact on China's economy not big, but stocks, FX need to be watched: Central bank adviser

European Commission Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis said at the same conference that multilateral trade systems needed to be preserved. The impact on China's economy from Beijing's and Washington's ongoing trade war is not significant, but the impact on stock and currency markets needs to be watched, an adviser to China's central bank said on Tuesday 38

17 September, 2018 7:58 AM Investments in mutual funds could soon become less expensive: Report

SEBI chairman Ajay Tyagi had last month said that there is scope to rationalise the total expense ratio Investments in mutual funds could become cheaper by 10-25 percent as the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is planning to restructure the fees mutual funds charge investors, The Economic Times reported. To curb misselling of schemes, market 49

15 September, 2018 12:45 PM Price of ethanol-blended petrol should be reduced: West Bengal Minister Sadhan Pande

The minister said held a meeting with three leading petroleum companies and senior officials of West Bengal Petroleum Dealers' Association recently West Bengal Consumer Affairs minister Sadhan Pande Saturday said the price of petrol blended with ethanol should be reduced and consumers must be informed that they are buying blended fuel. Retail petrol 59