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Qatar’s real estate market faces reality check ahead of World Cup

Qatar’s real estate market faces reality check ahead of World Cup

The office tower, now a familiar part of the capital’s high-rise skyline, has run foul of what real estate brokers, bankers and analysts say is an oversupplied Qatar property market ahead of the 2022 World Cup that mirrors a real estate downturn in the wider Gulf region after a drop in oil prices. Qatar has [...]

February 15, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Qatar’s real estate market faces reality check ahead of World Cup

Real Estate May Add 13% to India’s GDP by 2025. Here are the Hurdles that Lie Ahead

Real Estate May Add 13% to India’s GDP by 2025. Here are the Hurdles that Lie Ahead

The Indian real estate sector is expected to contribute 13 percent to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 2025, according to the ‘Indian Real Estate and Construction: Consolidating for growth’ report by National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO) and Asia Pacific Real Estate Association (APREA). In 2017, the realty sector contributed about 6-7 percent [...]

February 5, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Real Estate May Add 13% to India’s GDP by 2025. Here are the Hurdles that Lie Ahead

Google Pixel 2 XL Price Cut in India Ahead of Pixel 3 Series Launch

Google Pixel 2 XL Price Cut in India Ahead of Pixel 3 Series Launch

Google Pixel 2 XL price in India has been reduced to Rs. 45,499 for the variant with 64GB storage HIGHLIGHTS Google Pixel 2 XL’s base variant gets a price cut It was originally launched at Rs. 73,000 This comes just before the Pixel 3 launch on October 9 Google Pixel 2 XL has reportedly received a [...]

September 28, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Google Pixel 2 XL Price Cut in India Ahead of Pixel 3 Series Launch

iOS 11.1 Issue Autocorrects ‘i’ to ‘A’; Apple Details Workaround Ahead of Fix

iOS 11.1 Issue Autocorrects ‘i’ to ‘A’; Apple Details Workaround Ahead of Fix

HIGHLIGHTS Apple has released a three-step guide to manually fix issue The issue changes the letter “i” to letter “A” An update with its fix is likely to be rolled out soon Some users with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch running iOS 11.1 have reported an annoying issue that autocorrects the letter “i” to the [...]

December 16, 2017 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on iOS 11.1 Issue Autocorrects ‘i’ to ‘A’; Apple Details Workaround Ahead of Fix

OPEC, ALLIES SAYS PRODUCTION CUTS AHEAD OF SCHEDULE

OPEC, ALLIES SAYS PRODUCTION CUTS AHEAD OF SCHEDULE

VIENNA (AP) — OPEC and key non-OPEC oil producers are near their target of taking 1.8 million barrels of crude a day off global markets less than two months after agreeing to do so in efforts to push up the price of crude, Russia’s energy minister said Sunday. Alexander Novak’s upbeat comments to reporters came [...]

January 23, 2017 Saheli Business Comments Off on OPEC, ALLIES SAYS PRODUCTION CUTS AHEAD OF SCHEDULE

NHS becoming ‘the National Hangover Service’ fumes health boss ahead of Britain’s New Year’s booze up

NHS becoming ‘the National Hangover Service’ fumes health boss ahead of Britain’s New Year’s booze up

The NHS is becoming the “national hangover service” as medics spend most of their time dealing with Britain’s binge drinking problem, a health boss has fumed. Simon Stevens, chief executive of NHS England, slammed “selfish” party-goers in a stark warning as the nation gears up for one of the most alcohol-fuelled nights of the year. [...]

December 31, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on NHS becoming ‘the National Hangover Service’ fumes health boss ahead of Britain’s New Year’s booze up

NHS becoming ‘the National Hangover Service’ fumes health boss ahead of Britain’s New Year’s booze up

NHS becoming ‘the National Hangover Service’ fumes health boss ahead of Britain’s New Year’s booze up

The NHS is becoming the “national hangover service” as medics spend most of their time dealing with Britain’s binge drinking problem, a health boss has fumed. Simon Stevens, chief executive of NHS England, slammed “selfish” party-goers in a stark warning as the nation gears up for one of the most alcohol-fuelled nights of the year. [...]

December 31, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on NHS becoming ‘the National Hangover Service’ fumes health boss ahead of Britain’s New Year’s booze up

Real estate: what lies ahead?

Real estate: what lies ahead?

The year 2016 began with mixed reactions from the realty sector towards the Real Estate Regulation and Development Act (RERA) followed by the Goods and Service Tax (GST) Bill seeing light of the day. GST aims at elimination of dual taxations and at creating a hassle-free home buying experience. The demonetisation of Rs 500 and [...]

December 30, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Real estate: what lies ahead?

Interest rate sensitive shares in focus ahead of RBI policy

Interest rate sensitive shares in focus ahead of RBI policy

Interest rate sensitive shares from the sectors such as banking, automobiles and real estate were in focus ahead of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel-led Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting due later in the day. A majority of the nearly 60 analysts polled by Reuters predict the RBI will cut the repo [...]

December 7, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Interest rate sensitive shares in focus ahead of RBI policy

Infosys cuts revenue outlook ahead of US polls, Brexit

Infosys cuts revenue outlook ahead of US polls, Brexit

IT blue CHIP Infosys has reported a 6.12 per cent rise in consolidated net profit at Rs 3,606 crore for the quarter ended September 2016 against Rs 3,398 crore in the same period of last year. However, the company slashed the revenue outlook for the fiscal year ending March 2017 as customers are holding back [...]

October 15, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Infosys cuts revenue outlook ahead of US polls, Brexit

TRAVELERS CHANGE PLANS AHEAD OF HURRICANE MATTHEW

TRAVELERS CHANGE PLANS AHEAD OF HURRICANE MATTHEW

– Travelers along the East Coast are preparing for delays and cancelations as Hurricane Matthew heads toward the U.S. Airlines are preparing to suspend flights from Florida up through Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina, depending on where the hurricane strikes. Cruise lines are shuffling ship itineraries and many frantic vacationers are looking at insurance [...]

October 5, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on TRAVELERS CHANGE PLANS AHEAD OF HURRICANE MATTHEW

Investors moving billions into real estate ahead of a big market change

Investors moving billions into real estate ahead of a big market change

sector in the S&P 500, bringing the broad market index up to 11 divisions. The move primarily affects real estate investment trusts (REITs), moving 28 issues with nearly $600 billion in market cap out of the financial sector and into the new real estate heading. The decision came primarily because officials at S&P Dow Jones [...]

September 10, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Investors moving billions into real estate ahead of a big market change