Rupee hits two-week high against US dollar

Mumbai: The Indian rupee strengthened for the fourth session to hit a two-week high against the US dollar on Friday, tracking gains in its Asian peers. At 9.15am, the home currency was trading at 63.84, up 0.08% from its previous close of 63.91. The local currency opened 63.89 and touched a high of 63.82 a […]

KVIC chief expresses gratitude for 78% budget increase

Enhanced budgetary allocation to the Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) would lead to an increase in five lakh jobs through 75,000 enterprises, KVIC Chairman Vinai Kumar Saxena has said. In the latest budget, the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has got Rs 1,800 crore for 2018-19 compared to Rs 1,024 crore in the […]