Real estate developers expect rebound in first quarter of 2018-19

The real estate developers in the country are expecting the market to move up in the first quarter of the next financial year after the current issues like GST are resolved. “We expect the real estate market to stabilise in the last quarter of this fiscal and grow in the beginning of next year” Getamber Anand, national chairman of Confederation of Real Estate Developers’ Association … Continue reading Real estate developers expect rebound in first quarter of 2018-19

India no longer a jobseekers market as note ban turns the tables in employers favour

Slowly, people are realising demonetisation pain was not only about standing in long queues. Impact that can last for at least two quarters is kicking in now. Most visible impact is in the jobs market which has suffered a temporary bust. Post-demonetisation uncertainty has made employers cautious. Fresh hiring has nearly stopped, increments are likely to go down and attrition has come to a grinding … Continue reading India no longer a jobseekers market as note ban turns the tables in employers favour

Bangalore Development Authority plan: Scrap green belt, shift job hubs to outskirts

The growth of Bengaluru could shift to its outskirts if the government decides to implement the strategy of optimal growth. In its preliminary presentation on the revised master plan 2031, the Bangalore Development Authority has indicated that banning all commercial developments in the heart of the city and moving employment zones to the outskirts is the best way to go about the city’s growth. The … Continue reading Bangalore Development Authority plan: Scrap green belt, shift job hubs to outskirts

Why 2014 is seen as a good year for Indian markets

After a strong rally in 2012, Indian markets witnessed a roller-coaster ride so far in the year 2013, up a little over 7 per cent so far in the year. Fears of QE tapering from the US Federal Reserve, earning downgrades, hawkish stance by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and sharp depreciation seen in Indian currency have all weighed on investor sentiment. However, there … Continue reading Why 2014 is seen as a good year for Indian markets

Mission Mars: Facts about Mangalyaan

India’s maiden Mars mission with its satellite kicked off with, Mangalyaan‘s lift-off from the balmy space port of Sriharikota in coastal Andhra Pradesh. PSLV C-25 will put Mangalyaan weighing 1,340 kilograms in the earth orbit. To reach Mars, the spacecraft has to enter three phases, the earth centered phase, the helio centric phase and finally the Martian phase. According to reports, Mangalyaan, the first inter-planetary … Continue reading Mission Mars: Facts about Mangalyaan