Monthly Archives: August 2013

Fiscal deficit touches 63% of BE in 4 months

Amid slowing tax revenues and rising Plan expenditure, the Centre’sfiscal deficit for the first four months of this financial year soared to Rs 3.4 lakh crore, 62.8 per cent of the Budget estimate (BE) of Rs 5.42 lakh crore for 2013-14, … Continue reading

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Business jet business booms on high-flying tycoons

  NEW DELHI: Forget the slowing Indian economy – for some, it’s still booming. The world’s largest business aviation jet company VistaJet says it is witnessing 25% growth in demand for its planes in India from entrepreneurs. The Zurich-based company, which offers … Continue reading

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UCD Smurfit MBA Golf Society goes from strength to strength!

Word is spreading fast throughout the streets (of Blackrock mainly) that the MBA Golf Society is becoming one of the most popular clubs in UCD Smurfit history. With yet another increase in participation from the last outing in Druids Heath, … Continue reading

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Master of Business Administration

The Master of Business Administration (MBA or M.B.A.) is a master’s degree in business administration, which attracts people from a wide range of academic disciplines. The MBA designation originated in the United States, emerging from the late 19th century as the country industrialized and companies sought out scientific approaches … Continue reading

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Rupee up 10 paise vs dollar in early trade on RBI measures

MUMBAI: The rupee on Friday recovered by 10 paise to trade at 61.33 against dollar on increased selling of the US currency by banks after RBI announced stern measures to curb forex outflow amid weakening of the US currency overseas.  Dealers said selling of … Continue reading

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Rupee at record low as govt steps seem inadequate

MUMBAI: The rupee fell to a record low on Monday as the government’s steps unveiled last week seemed inadequate to stall the currency’s fall. The rupee fell as much as 62.40 to the dollar in early trade, breaching the previous … Continue reading

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Rupee hits record low of 62 against dollar as shares plunge

MUMBAI: The rupee fell to a record low against the dollar on Friday on concerns that central bank measures to curb capital outflows would prove insufficient and on worries about a rollback of US monetary stimulus. Traders said no central … Continue reading

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