40% respondent never attended ABAC training, says report

Mumbai , Dec 8

Ahead of the International Anti-Corruption Day, observed annually on December 9, a report released on Thursday showed that 40 percent of the respondents have never attended an anti-bribery and anti-corruption (ABAC) training done by their organisation.

DGCA asks airlines to follow low visibility operations' guidelines

New Delhi , Dec 8

Civil aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Thursday directed domestic passenger carriers to follow its guidelines on low visibility operations and not to plan flights to and from IGI airport during zero visibility periods.

Tata governance framework needs urgent repair: Cyrus Mistry

Mumbai , Dec 8

Seeking support from shareholders of Tata Chemicals, ahead of December 23 extra-ordinary general meeting, Tata Sons ousted Chairman Cyrus P. Mistry on Thursday said the group's governance framework needs urgent repair.

Government announces sops to promote digital payments

New Delhi , Dec 8

Admitting that there are visible and hidden costs in reducing cash volume in the economy, the government on Thursday announced a series of eleven measures designed to increase the pace of digital payments to usher in a cashless economy.

70 percent think demonetisation can help curb corruption: Survey

New Delhi/Mumbai , Dec 9

As many as 70 percent of respondents in a survey conducted last month agree that the Narendra Modi government's demonetisation initiative can help curb corruption in the long term, said multinational professional service Ernst & Young (EY) on Thursday.

Demonetisation a well considered step, says Manoj Tiwari

New Delhi , Dec 8

Delhi BJP leader Manoj Tiwari on Thursday said the decision of demonetisation is a well considered step of the central government and its objective is to create a clean economic system by ending black money.

Odisha asks discoms to bring down AT and C loss

Bhubaneswar , Dec 8

The Odisha government on Thursday asked the power distribution utilities (discoms) to bring down the aggregate technical and commercial (AT &C) losses to 30 per cent by March next year.