GST rates will have no inflationary impact: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today allayed apprehensions about rise in prices of goods and commodities after the roll out of GST saying tax rates will be kept at near current levels to ensure that there is no inflationary impact. Introducing four bills to give effect to the Goods and Services Tax, Jaitley said preparations to roll out the new tax regime is nearing completion and the process to classify categories of commodities will start next month. The aim of the GST Council is to decide everything relating to the tax…

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Sensex ends 122 pts higher ahead of F&O expiry, SBI soars

Markets today carried forward the winning momentum to the second session as the Sensex climbed 122 points to end at about 1-week high of 29,531.43, spurred by SBI and ICICI Bank, ahead of derivatives expiry tomorrow. Mood was also aided by a firming trend at other Asian bourses and a higher opening in Europe, traders said. After a positive start, the 30-share Sensex rose further to hit the day’s high of 29,554.39 and settled up 121.91 points, or 0.41 per cent, at 29,531.43 — a level last seen on March…

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Dena Bank holds an Extraordinary General Meeting in Mumbai

An Extraordinary General Meeting of the shareholders of the Bank was held in Mumbai, on 27-03-2017 in which, shareholders approved issuing of Equity Shares up to Rs. 793 cr (including premium) to Govt. on India, Life Insurance Corporation of India and General Insurance Corporation of India, on preferential allotment basis.

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Thomas Cook India goes Local to target the strong leisure segment in smaller catchment markets

Thomas Cook (India) Ltd. India’s leading integrated travel and travel related financial services company, in a focused initiative to capture smaller, yet high potential local leisure markets, has conceptualized a unique customer outreach- going local- right to its customer’s doorstep. To delight its high potential Mumbai based customers, and drive conversions, the Thomas Cook India’s special Weekend Mega Holiday Sale, an on-ground activation across 5 key catchment localities between  March 25-26, 2017, saw unprecedented response: over 3000 walk-ins and bookings of over 550 holidays to popular destinations like Europe, Asia…

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Pedal for the Planet 2017 – Cyclothon-Walkathon to raise awareness about climate change

WWF-India, in association with Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance today hosted Pedal for the Planet 2017, a Cyclothon and Walkathon to celebrate the world’s largest grassroots environmental campaign – Earth Hour 2017. Earth Hour 2017 celebrates a decade of climate action with people from more than 7000 cities across the globe set to take a stand against climate change by celebrating Earth Hour 2017. In the last ten years, Earth Hour has gone from being a token switch-off event to becoming the largest voluntary movement ever witnessed…

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Dena Bank Celebrates International Women’s Day

Dena Bank has celebrated International Women’s Day on 8th March, 2017. Bank’s Chairman & Managing Director, Shri Ashwani Kumar and Executive Directors Smt. Trishna Guha and Shri Ramesh Singh graced the occasion. On the occasion Shri Ashwani Kumar said that Bank in its endeavour towards Women Empowerment has extended around 26,668 Mudra Loans to Women Entrepreneurs & around 125 loans under the Stand Up India Scheme. Bank has also provided Scholarships under Dena Laxmi Shiksha Protsahan Yojana to around 2400 Girl children from BPL families. Mr. Kumar also informed that…

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Shigmo festivities to begin in Goa from March 14 – 27, 2017

Goa’s biggest religious Hindu festival will kick-start on March 14 and will continue in various rural parts of Goa, spanning over a fortnight, with different days earmarked for celebrations in different areas. The float parade will begin at Ponda on 14th March 2017. The city of Panaji will witness the float parade on 18th March 2017. The float parade will end in Pernem and Sanquelim on 27th March, 2017. Thousands of tourists are expected to visit the state to witness the spectacular Shigmo parades. The Shigmo parades are known for…

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Bank of India observes Security Awareness Week

Bank of India observed Security Awareness Week from 27.02.2017 to 03.03.2017. The campaign to sensitize the Bank’s staff on security related matters in the Bank is being undertaken since the last 4 years. The Awareness drive kick started with the inaugural address given by Mr. Melwyn. O. Rego, MD & CEO who exhorted all staff of the Bank to observe all the laid down policies by the Security Dept, in letter and spirit. Mr. Rego also released the revised and updated Security Manual of the Bank. Lot of competitions were…

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Thomas Cook to add regional gist to its international tours

Thomas Cook is well established brand in international tours and is way ahead of its competitors by huge margins. Its high purchase prowess enables it to pass on best bargain to its customers. Company wants to work towards changing customer’s perception of it being international company which caters only to esteem customers. Tours being an intangible product, Thomas Cook feels that the perception of customers will only change after experiencing the packages offered by the company. Thomas Cook believes in creating memories for life. Company is further looking forward to…

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Budget Comments from Mr. Ashok Chhajer, CMD, Arihant Superstructures Ltd.

We thank our Hon. Finance Minister Mr. Arun Jaitley and Hon. Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi for a fabulous budget favoring the Housing and Real Estate Sectors. With this, we will realize our Prime Minister’s dream project of the “Housing for All” by 2022. Arihant Superstructures Limited which has a dominant presence in Mumbai MMR, Navi Mumbai and Jodhpur is constructing affordable housing projects consisting of more than 5000 units at these location, pledges to be a responsible partner in this journey towards “Housing for All” Honourable Finance Minister’s announcement of reducing the Long Term Capital Gains…

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