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India looks to widen global mark by tapping into UAE’s infrastructure sector

India is eyeing expansion of its global footprint by harnessing UAE’s business capabilities and infrastructure.

UAE

India seeks duty-free market access for spices, cheese, textiles from UAE

India has urged for a duty-free market access from the UAE for spices, cheese, eggs and textiles as a part of the free-trade pact it is...

UAE

Indian-American economist Gita Gopinath set for key IMF post

Indian-American Gita Gopinath, the IMF's chief economist, will become the number two official at the Washington-based crisis lender from...

Global

Singapore world's second most expensive city to live in; Tel Aviv tops the list

According to the data released by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), Singapore has become the world's second most expensive city to live...

Global

India, US strike deal on digital services tax

India and the US had agreed to resolve differences on the two percent equalization levy (digital services tax) imposed by the former nation.

USA

Indian-American economist Gita Gopinath set to leave IMF in January 2022

International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief economist Gita Gopinath will leave her post and return to Harvard University's economics department...

Global

Documents required for Bajaj Allianz bike insurance

Buying bike insurance is more of a necessity as it is for your safety and is already mandated by the law. Choosing a good plan is of utmost...

NRI Personal Finance

UAE's Thani Al Zeyoudi meets India's Piyush Goyal to discuss bilateral trade, investment

Thani Al Zeyoudi, UAE Minister of State for Foreign Trade, met Piyush Goyal, India’s Minister of Commerce and Industry, as both the...

UAE

Singapore Parliament rejects proposal hitting out at Free Trade Agreement with India

Singapore's Parliament has rejected a proposal from the Opposition hitting out at an FTA with India for allegedly paving the way for Indian...

Singapore

India, Oman agree to deepen bilateral mining ties

India and Oman have signed an agreement to enhance and develop cooperation between the two countries in the field of mining.

Global

Dubai’s external trade with India climbs to AED 67 billion in first half of 2021: Customs

Dubai Customs has announced that the volume of external trade with India touched AED 67 billion in the first half of 2021 alone, across...

UAE

US Senate gives nod to infra bill after months of negotiations

Following months of negotiations, the US Senate has approved a long-awaited bipartisan infrastructure bill, though analysts feel that the...

USA

Singapore ranks first, India among top five risers in Global Youth Development Index

Singapore ranked first in the world while India at rank 122 was among the top five risers in the latest Global Youth Development Index...

Global

UK unveils GBP 5 million research programme in fight against climate change

The United Kingdom government is stepping up efforts to prepare and protect against the impacts of climate change, launching a new GBP 5...

UK

UK, Singapore begin talks on digital trade technology, barriers

The United Kingdom and Singapore have started negotiations on cutting barriers to digital trade, seeking to go further than the rollover...

Global

Model Tenancy Act to boost NRIs' investment hopes in Indian rent market: ANAROCK's Shajai Jacob

The Indian Cabinet’s recent approval for the Model Tenancy Act is being hailed as a landmark moment in the country's real estate sector.

NRI Personal Finance Analysis & Commentary

UK-India should forge trade pacts ahead of the G7 Meeting: UKIBC

Ahead of the G7 summit which India is attending at the invitation of the United Kingdom (UK), the UK India Business Council (UKIBC) stated...

Global

Singapore, US discuss critical role of transport in post-COVID-19 economic recovery

Global News- Singapore and the United States explore ways to revive international air travel and long-term post-pandemic recovery and...

Global

Singapore becomes cruise capital of the world in COVID-hit year: STB

Singapore News: According to the Singapore Tourism Board (STB), Singapore currently accounts for a third of the world's cruises, owing to...

Singapore

Singapore economy shrinks by record 5.8 % in COVID-hit 2020: MTI report

Singapore’s economy contracted a record 5.8 per cent in a pandemic-hit 2020, according to statistics from the Singapore Ministry of Trade...

Singapore

Indian economy set to overtake UK by 2025, become world's third largest by 2030: Report

India, despite being one of the worst affected countries due to coronavirus, will become the world's fifth-largest economy by 2025 and the...

Global

China gaining on US, India fourth in Asian power index, says report

According to a report on division of national influences in the Asia-Pacific, China is closing in on the US as the most powerful country in...

Global

World Bank allotts USD 12 bn to make COVID-19 vaccines more accessible

The World Bank announced that it has approved USD 12 billion in financing to help developing countries buy and distribute coronavirus...

Covid-19

Singapore's economy contracted 7% in 3rd quarter of 2020

Singapore's GDP contracted 7 per cent on a year-on-year basis in the third quarter of 2020.

Singapore

Supreme Court ruling sets stage for adoption of Bitcoin economy in India

The idea of making transactions with various types of cryptocurrencies has taken the world by storm. However, it presents its own set of...

Global