Sink or swim; How flooding may affect your business

The recent heavy rainfall and subsequent flooding in East Africa have unleashed widespread havoc, profoundly impacting both businesses and individuals alike. From tragic loss of life and property devastation to the disruption of essential operations and the compromising of business viability, the aftermath of these floods has cast a pervasive shadow across the entire region. … Read more

East African Securities Regulators forge path to green finance leadership

In a historic move toward fostering sustainable finance practices, the East African Securities Regulatory Authorities (EASRA) announced a landmark agreement on Monday, May 6th, 2024, to develop a pioneering regional framework promoting green finance.  Josephine Okui Ossiya, Chair of EASRA and Chief Executive Officer of Uganda’s Capital Markets Authority, unveiled the innovative framework during a … Read more

Green economy empowerment with a green jobs and skills workshop at KICC

Stakeholders from across Kenya converged at Kenyatta International Conference Center (KICC) to strategize the acceleration of employment opportunities for youth within the burgeoning green economy sector. The National Green Jobs and Skills Workshop, themed #TwendeGreenKe, drew participation from Principal Secretaries of key government ministries, youth organizations, private sector entities, academic institutions, and enterprise support organizations.  … Read more

Largest ever global delegation to witness India’s General Election – Business 100 News

  In keeping with the tradition of the Election Commission of India (ECI) to foster a culture of transparency and reiterate its commitment to high standards of electoral practices amidst the democratic nations, 75 delegates representing 23 countries are in India to witness the Indian General Elections as part of the International Election Visitors’ Programme … Read more

Ministry of Tourism participates in Arabian Travel Mart 2024 in Dubai – Business 100 News

  Ministry of Tourism, Government of India is participating in Arabian Travel Mart 2024, being held in Dubai from May 6th to 9th May, 2024. The event marks a significant step in strengthening India’s presence in the Middle East tourism market. Incredible India pavilion was Inaugurated today by Mr. Satish Kumar Sivan, Counsul General of … Read more

CG detains Iranian boat, with six Indians onboard, off Kerala coast – Business 100 News

  The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) detained an Iranian fishing vessel, with six Indian crew, west of Beypore off the coast of Kerala late on May 05, 2024. The swift sea-air coordinated operation involved the ships and aircraft of the ICG. After intercepting the boat, an ICG team boarded the vessel and thoroughly investigated it … Read more

4th Session of India-Ghana Joint Trade Committee held in Accra – Business 100 News

  A seven-member delegation from India led by Additional Secretary, Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, Shri Amardeep Singh Bhatia accompanied by High Commissioner of India to Republic of Ghana, Shri Manish Gupta and Economic Adviser, Department of Commerce, Ms. Priya P. Nair held a Joint Trade Committee (JTC) meeting … Read more

യുടിഐ ലാര്‍ജ് & മിഡ്ക്യാപ് ഫണ്ടിന്‍റെ ആസ്തികള്‍ 1980 കോടി രൂപ

    കൊച്ചി: യുടിഐ ലാര്‍ജ് & മിഡ്ക്യാപ് ഫണ്ട് കൈകാര്യം ചെയ്യുന്ന ആകെ ആസ്തികള്‍ 1980 കോടി രൂപ കവിഞ്ഞതായി 2023 ഒക്ടോബര്‍ 31-ലെ കണക്കുകള്‍ ചൂണ്ടിക്കാട്ടുന്നു. പദ്ധതിയുടെ നിക്ഷേപങ്ങളില്‍ 52 ശതമാനം ലാര്‍ജ് ക്യാപ് ഓഹരികളിലും 41 ശതമാനം മിഡ്ക്യാപ് ഓഹരികളിലും ശേഷിക്കുന്നത് സ്മോള്‍ ക്യാപ് ഓഹരികളിലുമാണെന്ന് ഒക്ടോബര്‍ 31-ലെ കണക്കുകള്‍ വ്യക്തമാക്കുന്നു.   എച്ച്ഡിഎഫ്സി ബാങ്ക്, ഐസിഐസിഐ ബാങ്ക്, ഇന്‍ഫോസിസ്, റിലയന്‍സ് ഇന്‍ഡസ്ട്രീസ്, ഫെഡറല്‍ ബാങ്ക്, എല്‍ & ടി, … Read more

Key considerations and next Steps with new climate finance goals

Climate change is inherently a story of injustice. Those who have contributed the least to the crisis often bear the brunt of its impacts due to limited resources and vulnerabilities. Recognizing this reality, governments began addressing the climate crisis in the early 1990s, with wealthier nations committing to lead efforts while supporting developing countries through … Read more

Tanzania pioneers sustainable water management with inaugural green bond

In a groundbreaking move towards sustainable finance, Tanzania has launched its first green bond, aimed at bolstering water supply infrastructure and environmental conservation efforts in Tanga and adjacent areas. This milestone financial endeavor is poised to yield manifold advantages, including augmented water production for wider accessibility, bolstered environmental initiatives, fiscal alleviation for the government, and potentially … Read more