47 La. firms make Inc. 5000 fastest-growing companies list

BATON ROUGE AREA: No. 274, PPMG, construction, 1,594 percent to $5.6 million; No. 275, MasteryPrep, education, 1,585 percent to $5.7 million; No. 1,414, Facilities Maintenance Management, construction, 287 percent to $11.4 million; No. 2,386, First Financial of Baton Rouge, business products and services, 152 percent to $2.4 million; No. 3,130, Southern Marsh Collection, retail, 105 percent to $22.1 […]

MS Dhoni told me he would continue till he is beating the team’s fastest sprinter: Sanjay Manjrekar

“People like Tendulkar, Dhoni, these are champion cricketers. Once they are on public stage, you will never see Dhoni ever on a public stage, like a cricket field, looking slightly unfit or unable to sprint or run…,” he said on Star Sports show Cricket Connected.

Mandating e-commerce firms to store user data exclusively in India to impact their biz: Experts

Making it mandatory for e-commerce players operating in the country to store user data exclusively in India will impact their business, according to industry experts.An initial draft policy discussed at a meeting of a high-level think-tank set up to formulate a national e-commerce policy has suggested that all e-commerce companies will have to store user […]

India’s central bank holds rates on inflation risk, but more easing seen

“The RBI relaxation seeks to ensure that a viable promoter, solely impacted on account of the COVID pandemic, can continue his entrepreneurship and provide the path of resolving the financial distress within a two-year sunset,” said Veena Sivaramakrishnan, Partner, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co, a law firm.

India should focus on protecting economy, says ex-RBI governor

MUMBAI (Reuters) – India’s policymakers should focus on protecting the economy as businesses struggle amid the coronavirus pandemic instead of being overly focused on what ratings agencies think, former Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan said on Thursday.

IPL 2020: BCCI President Sourav Ganguly on Suspension of IPL Title Sponsorship Deal With Vivo, Calls it Minor Blip And Not Financial Crisis

“I wouldn’t call it as a financial crisis. It’s just a little bit of a blip. And the only way you can do it is by being professionally strong over a period of time. Big things don’t come overnight. And big things don’t go away overnight,” the 48-year-old Ganguly said during a webinar on Saturday, […]

India’s central bank likely to cut rates despite inflation risk

“High inflation has added confusion to the Reserve Bank’s policy outlook, but given the state of aggregate demand, we forecast the RBI will continue easing,” said Rahul Bajoria, economist at Barclays who expects a 25-bp cut.

Princess Charlotte growing up to be like her mother Kate Middleton

5. Love of sports Kate has often opened up about her love for tennis, having made several visits to Wimbledon over the years, and more recently, taking over as Wimbledon patron from the Queen. Last year, the Duchess revealed that Charlotte has a newfound love of horses - something which is shared by generations of royals. […]

Instant View: India’s central bank keeps rates steady

“All of this augurs for further policy loosening. Indeed, the RBI has maintained its “accommodative” policy stance today and Governor (Shaktikanta) Das stated that further policy space is available. We are still forecasting a further 50bp of cuts before the end of the year. Policy could be loosened even further if the growth outlook continues […]

Big push for Atmanirbhar Bharat in defence, India to embargo import of 101 items: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: The Ministry of Defence will introduce import embargo on 101 items beyond given timeline to boost indigenisation of defence production, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh announced on Sunday, while stating it as a big step towards ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ (self-reliance) in defence. In a series of tweets, he made some major announcements and said that […]