02 Jul 2015
New Delhi: With an eye on improving farm productivity, the government will spend Rs 50,000 crore over the next five years under the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY).
29 Jun 2015
CHICAGO: Amazon.com Inc will launch its business loan program for small sellers later this year in eight more countries including China, where credit is becoming a key factor in competing for new vendors and grabbing market share.
08 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Reserve Bank on Wednesday said it has instructed banks to restructure loans of farmers whose crops have been damaged by the recent unseasonal rains and hailstorms.
20 Jun 2015
Chennai: National Award-winning 'Kaakka Muttai' has become the first non-Kannada film to go tax-free in Karnataka, according to the movie's distributors.
12 Jul 2013
The Congress government in Karnataka on Friday announced loans up to Rs two lakh at zero percent interest rate for the farmers. It also enhanced the creamy layer limit of Backward Classes by Rs 1 lakh.
03 Jun 2015
NEW DELHI: India's farm sector shrank for the first time in five years in the year ended March 31, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said today, a day after the government forecast a likely drought this year that could hit output again.
23 May 2015
New Delhi: Terming NPAs at 5.2 percent as high, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said it's too early to consider the improvement in the bad loan situation last quarter as a "turnaround" and was keeping his fingers crossed.
12 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Ahead of General Budget, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Thursday sought exemption of excise duty on farm machineries and interest free short term crop loans to small and marginal farmers.
20 Jun 2015
Bengaluru: The Karnataka Lokayukta today filed FIRs against former chief ministers and BJP and JDS leaders BS Yeddyurappa and HD Kumaraswamy in an alleged illegal land denotification case.
09 Jun 2015
Mumbai: Providing more teeth to lenders, RBI has allowed banks to take control of debt-laden companies by converting loans into equity, if a debt restructuring fails to revive them within a stipulated timeframe.