Relief for banks, debt-laden companies as RBI dilutes circular

This post was originally published on this siteBanks now have more leeway in dealing with defaulters with the RBI coming out with a diluted version of its February 2018 circular on defaulting companies which was struck down by the Supreme Court. The new norms, which apply to borrowers with loans of over Rs 2,000 crore, … Read moreRelief for banks, debt-laden companies as RBI dilutes circular

The cluster?uck that is the VA Hiring Process

usastaffingoffice@opm.gov 2:56 PM (2 minutes ago) to me Dear Virgil Bierschwale, This refers to the application you recently submitted to this office for the position below: Position Title: Program Analyst Pay Plan/Series/Grade: GS-0343-7/9/11 Hiring Office: George H OBrien Jr VA Medical Center Location: Big Spring, Texas Based on the application package you submitted and/or the answers provided … Read moreThe cluster?uck that is the VA Hiring Process

Wipro’s Premji to retire on July 30, son Rishad to succeed

This post was originally published on this siteBengaluru, June 6 (IANS) Signalling an end of an era, Indian IT industry czar and Wipro Founder Chairman and Managing Director Azim H. Premji, 73, will retire on July 30. His son and the company’s Chief Strategy Officer Rishad Premji will succeed him on July 31 as the Executive … Read moreWipro’s Premji to retire on July 30, son Rishad to succeed

Mexico Withholds Identities of Migrant Caravan Funders in U.S., Britain

This post was originally published on this site Mexican authorities are not releasing the names of the 26 individuals and entities whose assets were frozen as part of a new probe into migrant caravans and cartel-linked human smuggling organizations. The investigation was moved into high gear this week as tensions between the U.S. and Mexico … Read moreMexico Withholds Identities of Migrant Caravan Funders in U.S., Britain

President Signs Bipartisan Disaster Bill into Law with Funding for Iowa

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON – Today, President Trump signed into law the much-needed bipartisan disaster supplemental bill that will provide Iowa with crucial funding to rebuild and recover following devastating flooding that hit Southwest Iowa in March. Rep. Axne has fought tirelessly to include $3 billion in funding for Iowa and … Read morePresident Signs Bipartisan Disaster Bill into Law with Funding for Iowa

H1B 2020 Approval Notices – Regular, Premium – Shared by Users

This post was originally published on this siteMany of you are going through the H1B process for the first time, as you applied for H1B Visa 2020 Season earlier in April. Some of you may be wondering, how does an H1B approval notice look like ? What information does it have ? How does the … Read moreH1B 2020 Approval Notices – Regular, Premium – Shared by Users

New NPA norms offers leeway to lenders, borrowers

This post was originally published on this siteTwo months after the Supreme Court struck down the February 12 circular, the Reserve Bank on Friday issued a revised framework for resolving stressed assets by offering lenders a 30-day period to label an account an NPA but has withdrawn all other resolution methods. The new directions, effective … Read moreNew NPA norms offers leeway to lenders, borrowers

Author Judith Teitelman: ‘I have been particularly drawn to Ganesha’

This post was originally published on this siteBY VEENA RAO Guesthouse for Ganesha She Writes Press Released on May 7, 2019 Fiction – 256 pages Judith Teitelman is the author of the newly released novel, ‘Guesthouse for Ganesha’, a riveting story of lost love, survival and spiritual awakening. In 1923, Esther Grünspan, a seventeen-year-old Jewish girl, … Read moreAuthor Judith Teitelman: ‘I have been particularly drawn to Ganesha’

Improved Mapping Tool for Local Area Unemployment Statistics

This post was originally published on this siteWe publish thousands of unemployment rates each month for states, metro areas, and counties. That can make them hard to follow, but we just upgraded our mapping tool to make it easy. Instead of wading through all those numbers, just check out the latest maps for what you … Read moreImproved Mapping Tool for Local Area Unemployment Statistics

What Would It Take to Spark a Rural/Small-Town Revival?

This post was originally published on this siteRecent research supports the idea that this under-the-radar migration is already under way. The decline of rural regions and small towns is a global phenomenon, and the causes are many but boil down to two primary dynamics: 1. Cities and megalopolises (aggregations of cities, suburbs and exurbs) attract … Read moreWhat Would It Take to Spark a Rural/Small-Town Revival?

US Senators Manchin and Capito Invite Global Business Leaders to Attend SelectUSA Investment Summit and Discover Why West Virginia is the Right Choice for Global Companies

This post was originally published on this siteThis post is part of SelectUSA’s EDO Spotlight series, highlighting the work of EDOs around the country recruiting foreign direct investment, how that work supports jobs and economic growth across the United States, and how SelectUSA partners with EDOs to support economic development.This post contains external links. Please review our external linking … Read moreUS Senators Manchin and Capito Invite Global Business Leaders to Attend SelectUSA Investment Summit and Discover Why West Virginia is the Right Choice for Global Companies

Here’s What It Was Like to Rent an Electric Car From Maven Gig for Rideshare Driving

This post was originally published on this siteOne barrier to entry into the gig economy is that you need a car if you want to drive for Uber, Lyft, Postmates, Grubhub or the other services. And not just any car: it must be economical, reliable and meet the platform requirements. If you’re considering renting a … Read moreHere’s What It Was Like to Rent an Electric Car From Maven Gig for Rideshare Driving

Indian CEO of crypto firm charged in $66 million accounting fraud scheme

This post was originally published on this siteNRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, June 7, 2019: The Indian CEO of a commodities trading company has been indicted for allegedly orchestrating an accounting scheme to defraud investors and others by recognizing more than $66 million in fake revenue in the company’s public filings. Venkata Meenavalli, 49, … Read moreIndian CEO of crypto firm charged in $66 million accounting fraud scheme

RBI issues new NPA recognition norms

This post was originally published on this site The Reserve Bank on Friday issued a new framework for resolution of bad loans, replacing the previous norms quashed by the Supreme Court in April, offering a 30-day gap for stress recognition instead of the one-day default earlier. The new circular provides for a framework for early … Read moreRBI issues new NPA recognition norms

Homelessness and Hurricanes: The Aftereffect of Storms on Poor Populations

This post was originally published on this siteHurricane season is inching around the bend and the first named storm of the season (Subtropical Storm Andrea) has already touched down prior to June 1st. A premature start to hurricane season is a trend that’s been ongoing for five … Continue reading → The post Homelessness and … Read moreHomelessness and Hurricanes: The Aftereffect of Storms on Poor Populations

CPA Op-ed: Reliance on foreign mines an environmental and national security risk

This post was originally published on this siteExcerpt: “less than half of the minerals used by America’s manufacturers are actually sourced domestically” Americans recently woke up to the news that China is threatening to cut off supplies of “rare earth” metals to the United States. It’s a troubling situation. But such alarming headlines could finally … Read moreCPA Op-ed: Reliance on foreign mines an environmental and national security risk

What ex-IL&FS bosses got for loans? Trips, jets, more

This post was originally published on this siteForeign trips, chopper riders and interior decoration at houses aboard — the probe into the IL&FS saga has unearthed such inducements that the top brass allegedly got from borrowers in return for faster loans and delayed recoveries. A probe has revealed several cases where the top brass got … Read moreWhat ex-IL&FS bosses got for loans? Trips, jets, more

India-China trade to touch $100 billion-mark this year

This post was originally published on this siteThe much anticipated $100 billion mark for India-China trade awaits realisation in 2019, Indian ambassador in China, Vikram Misri, said on Thursday. The move is significant as a very few Indian companies have established manufacturing bases in China compared to dozens of Chinese firms which are producing and … Read moreIndia-China trade to touch $100 billion-mark this year

L&T announces Rs 5,029.8 cr open offer for Mindtree

This post was originally published on this site Infrastructure major Larsen and Toubro on Friday announced an open offer for 5.13 crore shares or 31 per cent stake of mid-tier IT company Mindtree at Rs 980 per share, according to a regulatory filing. L&T will have to shell out Rs 5,029.8 crore for the planned … Read moreL&T announces Rs 5,029.8 cr open offer for Mindtree

Sensex ends 86 points higher; Nifty below 11,900

This post was originally published on this siteThe benchmark BSE sensex ended 86 points higher after a highly volatile session on Friday tracking mixed domestic and global cues. After swinging over 400 points, the BSE gauge settled 86.18 points, or 0.22 per cent, up at 39,615.90. The index hit an intra-day high of 39,703.10 and … Read moreSensex ends 86 points higher; Nifty below 11,900