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  • Education for Sale~II

    Education for Sale~II

    As time progressed, education came to be considered more as a private commodity, that expected parents to invest in it more and more. The traditional view that it was a publicly funded service gradually lost its significance. Its sole objective became a sort of human capital formation as a key to economic growth. Things became more facilitated through multiple initiatives on the part of multilateral funding agencies. A number of research organizations also joined with an agenda of neo-liberal ideas and policy. Education was compelled to be brought within free market forces

    November 30, 2021
  • Odisha clears Rs 1872 crore worth industrial projects

    Odisha clears Rs 1872 crore worth industrial projects

    The commissioning of these projects would lead to the generation of employment opportunities for over 3,461 persons in the state. The projects approved by the panel were from diverse sectors like Steel, Food Processing and Petroleum, said officials.

    November 23, 2021
  • Govt gets ABG investment proposal of Rs 1,000 crore

    Govt gets ABG investment proposal of Rs 1,000 crore

    According to an official, the group has shown interest to come up with a water-based solvent and has requested for allotment of land for decorative paint unit with backward integration on 80 acres of land in Vidyasagar Park.

    October 22, 2021
  • Sitharaman holds discussions with major investment firm’s CIO in US

    Sitharaman holds discussions with major investment firm’s CIO in US

    On the sidelines of these meetings, Sitharaman also engaged with more than 25 bilateral meetings including top officials of the Biden administration and a host of top American CEOs.

    October 17, 2021
  • FPIs net investment of Rs 7,575 cr in September so far

    FPIs net investment of Rs 7,575 cr in September so far

    In its Monthly Economic Review for August 2021, the Department of Economic Affairs of the Finance Ministry on Thursday also noted that global investors are optimistic and upbeat about the Indian economy and are coming in with more investments.

    September 10, 2021
  • FPIs make net investment of over Rs16,500 cr in August

    FPIs make net investment of over Rs16,500 cr in August

    Shrikant Chouhan, Executive Vice President, Equity Technical Research at Kotak Securities: "Going ahead, global investment continues to stay challenging. The market is focusing on the sustenance of growth in developed economies."

    September 5, 2021
  • Microsoft invests $5 mn in OYO

    Microsoft invests $5 mn in OYO

    OYO is the first Indian startup to be publicly rated by Moody's and Fitch, two of the leading international rating agencies.

    August 20, 2021
  • Indian startups rise sans Chinese money

    Indian startups rise sans Chinese money

    "The tremendous response to our IPO gives us the confidence that the world is full of investors who appreciate the magnitude of investments we are making, and take a long-term view of our business," said Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal.

    July 25, 2021
  • Odisha attracts Rs 2.96 lakh crore industrial investments amid pandemic surge

    Odisha attracts Rs 2.96 lakh crore industrial investments amid pandemic surge

    It is pertinent to note here that the State has been consistently adding steel manufacturing capacity, which has gone up from 2 MT in the year 2000 to 20 MT in the year 2020.

    July 7, 2021
  • Fuelling their ambitions

    Fuelling their ambitions

    Women are becoming more visible in the crypto currency world as they are creating significant lifestyle and professional changes using this novel and rewarding investment instrument.

    December 4, 2020
  • CII lauds state govts incentives for industries

    CII lauds state govts incentives for industries

    "The incentive scheme, especially for micro and small enterprises, named Banglashree Scheme, is indeed unique as compared to other states in India. Several new schemes, including subsidy even for expansion and renovation of existing plants and machineries, have been introduced," said the Chairman of the CII, North Bengal Zonal Council, Sanjit Saha.

    August 11, 2020
  • Saudi Arabia considering long-term investments worth $100 billion in India

    Saudi Arabia considering long-term investments worth $100 billion in India

    Under vision 2030, Saudi Arabia plans to diversify its economy while reducing its economic dependence on petroleum products.

    September 29, 2019
  • Yes Bank scrip gains 10% over possible investment

    Yes Bank scrip gains 10% over possible investment

    The bank, however, denied commenting on the 'speculation' that TPG Capital and Advent International were in talks to infuse $350mn each in Yes Bank.

    July 26, 2019
  • West Bengal one of top 10 states in trade with Oz

    West Bengal one of top 10 states in trade with Oz

    India is one of the top trading partners of Australia in the world and the country now features in the top tier of preferred nations for future economic investments.

    July 18, 2019
  • Look within for solutions

    Look within for solutions

    To help India’s education sector advance, the country must focus on inherent problems in the system rather than impose foreign practices.

    July 10, 2019
  • Google makes $600 mn investment to expand US data centre

    Google makes $600 mn investment to expand US data centre

    This new investment takes Google's total investment in Oklahoma to over $3 billion.

    June 14, 2019
  • Tamil Nadu Defence Corridor to attract Rs 3,123 crore investment

    Tamil Nadu Defence Corridor to attract Rs 3,123 crore investment

    In an effort to accelerate indigenous production of defence systems, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday inaugurated a Tamil Nadu Defence Industrial Corridor here that is expected to attract Rs 3,123.50 crore worth of investment.

    January 20, 2019