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Finance Ministry Expects Banks To Recover Over Rs 1 Lakh Crore With Resolution Of 12 Major NPAs

Finance Ministry Expects Banks To Recover Over Rs 1 Lakh Crore With Resolution Of 12 Major NPAs

Last week, Bamnipal Steel Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Steel, acquired 72.65 percent stake in Bhushan Steel by paying around Rs 36,400 crore, of which Rs 35,200 crore will be paid to financial creditors. The buyout is expected to bring relief in the form of a capital boost to PNB that was one […]

FN launches new Women in Middle East Finance powerlist

FN launches new Women in Middle East Finance powerlist

Financial News is taking nominations for its inaugural list of the 50 most influential women working in institutional finance and capital markets in the Middle East and North Africa. Candidates will be assessed by FN’s editorial panel for influence over their business, leadership within their sector, performance over the past 12 months, and their capacity […]

Ex-finance director defends herself

Ex-finance director defends herself

The Mesa County Commission in 2007 made “the final decision” to exclude sales tax revenues from calculations to determine whether the county was complying with the Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights, the former county finance director said. Marcia Arnhold wrote a letter to the editor appearing in today’s Daily Sentinel after a special prosecutor found there […]

This week in personal finance: Tips to select a good mutual fund; how credit card usage could impact your future home …

This week in personal finance: Tips to select a good mutual fund; how credit card usage could impact your future home …

The world of investing is fraught with many uncertainties. One among them is the sudden change of your money manager. The mutual fund industry, which has been attracting some of the highest inflows in recent times, has seen exactly that with some high-profile exists of chief investment officers or fund manager during recent days. Among […]

Now Under The Oath Brand, Yahoo Finance's Strategy Can Be Boiled Down To One Word: Utility

Now Under The Oath Brand, Yahoo Finance's Strategy Can Be Boiled Down To One Word: Utility

The last few years haven’t been the most stable for Yahoo. After struggling for years to adapt to the mobile age, the search engine’s story concluded last June, when a sale of its internet assets to Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) was completed and the site was packaged along with several other media properties under […]

Do the words 'personal finance' terrify you? Here are 5 tips to conquer the fear

Do the words 'personal finance' terrify you? Here are 5 tips to conquer the fear

Getting control of your personal finances is really quite simple – but it is not easy. If it were so, most all of us would not be reading this article. In fact, recapturing your personal financial health is one of the greatest stresses a family can experience. Millions are spent each year on books and […]

Fiji works with R20 coalition to finance Pacific green infrastructure

Fiji works with R20 coalition to finance Pacific green infrastructure

FIJI has joined forces with Regions of Climate Action (R20) and Reunion Island to create the Sub-national Climate Fund for Islands and coastal regions (SnCF Islands).A Government statement issued today said they would work together to foster the development of green infrastructure projects for the Pacific in renewable energy, waste management and municipal lighting, and […]

Sabahans call for Shafie to relinquish Finance portfolio

Sabahans call for Shafie to relinquish Finance portfolio

KOTA KINABALU: Newly-minted Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal has been urged to relinquish his state Finance portfolio in keeping with the election manifesto and campaign promises. An online petition urging the Parti Warisan Sabah president to appoint another person to hold the state Finance Minister post in the new government has been […]

Finance minister looks to safety in diversity for Kazakhstan economy

Finance minister looks to safety in diversity for Kazakhstan economy

The 2014 oil price drop saw Kazakhstan go from stellar success story to global underperformer. Bakhyt Sultanov, the country’s deputy prime minister and minister of finance, talks to Adrienne Klasa about its comeback strategy, which includes major infrastructure investment and positioning itself as a regional trade hub.  The Banker’s articles are exclusively available to registered users and full subscribers […]

Finance manager at Spokane County Jail terminated following investigation

Finance manager at Spokane County Jail terminated following investigation

The finance manager at the Spokane County Jail was let go from his job last month following an internal investigation. Arlington Richards oversaw the $47 million budget of Spokane County Detention Services, the department that includes the downtown jail and the Geiger Corrections Center on the West Plains. He was placed on paid administrative leave […]