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Category Archives: Economic

Twitter considering paid subscription to power users

  New York: Twitter is considering offering an advanced TweetDeck experience, with more powerful tools to help marketers and professionals find out what is happening in the world quicker, to gain more insights, and see the broadest range of what people are saying on the social network. Whether you use Twitter for work or just want…

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Fire breaks out at Bangladesh’s 31-story central bank building

  Dhaka: A fire broke out at 31-story building of Bangladesh’s central bank in capital Dhaka’s central Motijheel business district on Thursday night, a fireman said. Xinhua news agency quoted the fire department official as saying that as many as 14 fire-fighting units were striving to put out the blaze that broke out on Thursday night…

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Oil prices decline on rising US stockpiles

  New York: Oil prices extended losses on Thursday as rising US crude inventories intensified concerns about market oversupply. The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) said on Wednesday that the country’s crude inventories climbed by almost 5 million barrels to 533.1 million last week, far outpacing forecasts for an increase of 2.8 million, Xinhua news agency…

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Key Indian equity indices trade higher in early session

  Mumbai: Key Indian equity market indices opened in the green on Friday following mixed global cues. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) was trading 42.74 points or 0.15 per cent higher during the early session. The wider 51-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 12.45 points or 0.14 per cent higher at…

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4G was major driver of data traffic in 2016

New Delhi:  4G was the major source of data traffic across the country in 2016, contributing 60 per cent of the incremental payload from 2015 levels, a new report said on Thursday. According to Nokia MBit Index report on mobile broadband performance in India, though 4G coverage is yet to penetrate across all circles, it…

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Starbucks to add 240,000 jobs worldwide by 2021

New York:  US coffeehouse chain, Starbucks has planned to hire 240,000 more people globally by 2021, including 68,000 jobs in America, the media reported. The company announced its plans for a hiring spree at its annual shareholders meeting on Wednesday, CNN reported. It marks the final shareholder event that Howard Schultz will attend as CEO…

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China’s economy ranked strongest: Report

Beijing:  China’s economy has been ranked the top performing in terms of overall strength and vitality in a report released at the Boao Forum for Asia on Thursday. The Asia Competitiveness Annual Report 2017 acknowledged that China maintained a growth rate of 6.7 per cent last year while contributing 30 per cent to the world…

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Reliance Infratel gets CCI nod for selling tower unit

Mumbai:  The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved the proposed sale of the tower division of Reliance Infratel Limited to Brookfield Infrastructure Group, a company statement said here on Thursday. “The Competition Commission of India has approved the proposed transaction involving the sale of the Tower Division of Reliance Infratel Limited, a subsidiary of…

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600 mn kids will face extreme water shortage by 2040

  United Nations: Nearly 600 million children, one in four worldwide, will live in areas with extremely limited water resources by 2040, according to a UN report. The report was released late Tuesday by the UN International Children’s Emergency Fund (Unicef), Efe news reported on Wednesday. Unicef warned of the threat to children’s lives due to…

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