You are here: Home » Current Affairs » News » National
Business Standard

Top headlines: Vaccine unlikely before mid-2021, few takers for debt recast

The Central bank has set up an Innovation Hub for the financial sector, last week, Trump asked his senior advisers whether he had options to attack Iran, this and more in today's top headlines

Topics
Coronavirus | Coronavirus Vaccine | Donald Trump

BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

covid-19, vaccine, coronavirus
With Improving business sentiment and ongoing, gradual recovery only one per cent of rated Indian companies have indicated interest in one-time debt restructuring

Covid-19 vaccine unlikely before early or mid-2021

Even as several countries were planning to roll out vaccines as early as in December or January, doses of these vaccine were unlikely to available before early- or mid-2021, World Health Organization (WHO) Southeast Asia Regional Director Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh told Business Standard. Read on...


to buy Embassy TechVillage for $1.3 bn

In the largest single property commercial deal in the country, Embassy Reit, India’s first publicly listed Reit, is acquiring Embassy TechVillage (ETV) assets in Bengaluru for $1.3 billion. This deal would make one of the largest Reits in Asia in terms of office space. Read on...

Just 1 per cent firms keen on one-time debt recast: Crisil

With Improving business sentiment and ongoing, gradual recovery only one per cent of rated Indian companies have indicated interest in one-time debt restructuring (OTDR), according to rating agency Crisil. Read on...

RBI sets up innovation hub for financial sector

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has set up an Innovation Hub for the financial sector and appointed Senapathy (Kris) Gopalakrishnan, co-founder and former co-chairman of Infosys, as the chairperson of the governing council for the entity. Read on...

Trump sought options for attacking Iran

President Trump asked senior advisers in an Oval Office meeting on Thursday whether he had options to take action against Iran’s main nuclear site in the coming weeks. The meeting occurred a day after international inspectors reported a significant increase in the country’s stockpile of nuclear material, four current and former US officials said on Monday. Read on...

Dear Reader,


Business Standard has always strived hard to provide up-to-date information and commentary on developments that are of interest to you and have wider political and economic implications for the country and the world. Your encouragement and constant feedback on how to improve our offering have only made our resolve and commitment to these ideals stronger. Even during these difficult times arising out of Covid-19, we continue to remain committed to keeping you informed and updated with credible news, authoritative views and incisive commentary on topical issues of relevance.
We, however, have a request.

As we battle the economic impact of the pandemic, we need your support even more, so that we can continue to offer you more quality content. Our subscription model has seen an encouraging response from many of you, who have subscribed to our online content. More subscription to our online content can only help us achieve the goals of offering you even better and more relevant content. We believe in free, fair and credible journalism. Your support through more subscriptions can help us practise the journalism to which we are committed.

Support quality journalism and subscribe to Business Standard.

Digital Editor

First Published: Tue, November 17 2020. 17:04 IST
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU
.