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Pakistan cuts Chinese 'Silk Road' rail project by $2 billion due to debt concerns

Islamabad has cut the size of the biggest Chinese “Silk Road” project in Pakistan by $2 billion, Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed said on Monday, citing government concerns about the country’s debt levels.

Oct 01, 2018, 20:24 PM IST

Plan to transfer Air India debt, non-core assets to SPV: Official

The Central government plans to transfer the debt and non-core assets of the financially-strained national passenger carrier Air India to a special purpose vehicle (SPV), a senior Finance Ministry official said on Tuesday.

Aug 22, 2018, 06:31 AM IST

Hurricane Harvey may add to debt woes of US flood insurance program

The only source of flood insurance for most Americans, it will be in place for homeowners and businesses in Harvey`s path along the central Texas coast.


Aug 26, 2017, 23:16 PM IST

Reform measures to broaden tax base, cut debt: Moody's

Reform measures undertaken by India will broaden its tax base and help government cut down on debt, but high stressed assets in the banking sector pose contingent liability risks.

Jun 01, 2017, 12:53 PM IST

FPIs stay bullish on India, pump in $2 billion in May

Overseas investors have pumped in more than USD 2 billion so far in the country's capital market this month, helped by stable outlook for the rupee.

May 21, 2017, 12:10 PM IST

FPIs withdraw $3.5 billion from capital markets in December

 A massive $3.5 billion was withdrawn from capital market in December following rate hike by the US Federal Reserve.

Dec 25, 2016, 15:32 PM IST

Fund mop-up via QIP plunges 78% to Rs 2,818 crore in first six months of the current fiscal

Fund raising by listed companies from institutional investors plunged by 78 percent to Rs 2,818 crore in the first six months of the current fiscal.

Nov 20, 2016, 17:09 PM IST

Will money will make you happy? First know what your debt says

Money may buy you happiness, but how much debt you have also plays a role in predicting whether you'll be happy, a new study has found.

Oct 29, 2016, 22:19 PM IST

Air India reduces debt by Rs 5,000 crore last fiscal

As it works towards becoming fully profitable ahead of its schedule under the 10-year turnaround plan, the carrier has brought down its debt to around Rs 46,000 crore at the end of March this year.

Oct 19, 2016, 21:30 PM IST

FPIs withdraw Rs 6,000-crore from debt markets in October

Foreign investors have pulled out nearly Rs 6,000 crore from the Indian debt markets in the first two weeks of this month, after pumping in a staggering amount in September.

Oct 16, 2016, 18:09 PM IST

SEBI hikes FPI investment limit for government debt

To boost inflows of foreign funds into Indian capital markets, regulator Sebi today raised the FPI investment limit in government securities to Rs 1.48 lakh crore, which will be further increased to Rs 1.52 lakh crore from next January.

Oct 03, 2016, 21:26 PM IST

Essel Group Chairman Dr Subhash Chandra raises question on debt relaxation to corporate houses

Dr. Subhash Chandra raised the question on the debt relaxation to corporate houses. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Aug 10, 2016, 12:03 PM IST

Not liable to repay Rs 6,000 crore debt due to breach of terms: Kingfisher Airlines

The Kingfisher Airlines Limited, a holding company of Vijay Mallya, Monday said it is not liable to repay over Rs 6,000 crore debt to the consortium of banks as the lenders have breached terms and conditions of Master Debt Restructuring Agreement between both parties, which caused needless damages to the firm's business.

Jul 25, 2016, 21:08 PM IST

Countries look to draw expatriate cash with "diaspora bonds"

A growing roster of developing states are turning to their compatriots abroad to raise cash by marketing "diaspora bonds", a funding strategy successfully pioneered by India and Israel but sometimes tricky to imitate

Apr 17, 2016, 16:22 PM IST

Govt bonds oversubscribed; FPIs bid worth Rs 8,541-crore

Foreign investors continue to remain positive on the Indian government debt as a debt auction Monday attracted bids of Rs 8,541 crore (USD 1.3 billion) against securities worth Rs 6,096 crore put on offer.

Apr 04, 2016, 21:10 PM IST

FPIs infuse Rs 11,000-crore in stock markets in March

Overseas investors are raising their bets on Indian market as they have pumped in over Rs 11,000 crore into the domestic equities so far this month on continued hopes that the RBI would bring down the monetary policy rate.

Mar 20, 2016, 14:14 PM IST

I'm being victimised, won't return to India now: Vijay Mallya

Liquor baron Vijay Mallya on Sunday claimed that the banks gave him loans after evaluating all aspects, adding that he is not trying to run to evade law enforcement agencies but is on a personal visit.

Mar 13, 2016, 10:18 AM IST

BSNL debt liability at Rs 7,666 cr, MTNL's at Rs 13,529.62 cr

State-run BSNL had an outstanding debt of Rs 7,666.94 crore as on January 31, 2016, while that of MTNL stood at Rs 13,529.62 crore at the end of February this year, Parliament was informed Wednesday.

Mar 09, 2016, 19:14 PM IST

Debt is like a dynamite, RBI Gov Raghuram Rajan warns corporates

Warning corporates against ill-effects of over-borrowing, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan Thursday said debt is like "dynamite" which can harm at times with its "explosive" nature.

Dec 10, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

DLF's debt rises by over 900 crore to Rs 22,520 crore

India's largest realty firm DLF's net debt has increased by Rs 922 crore during the quarter ended September to Rs 22,520 crore.

Nov 04, 2015, 18:49 PM IST