North Korea is ratcheting up tension between itself and the West. advertisement advertisement Last night, the rogue state closed the communication line that permits workers from both Koreas to travel to and from the Kaesong joint industrial zone situated in the North. North Korea also announced that it is targeting U.S. military bases in Hawaii, Guam, and the North American mainland. The regime has also rescinded its offer of 3G SIM cards to tourists, a scheme it introduced last month Side note: Perhaps this is something comedian Steve Carrell didn’t know about, in which case he may like to reconsider his forthcoming vacation to the Korean peninsula. Heading to North Korea for much needed family vacation. Got a great deal on hotel and rental car. — Steve Carell (@SteveCarell) March 26, 2013 Last month, the Kim Jong Un regime tore up its peace agreement with the South as the U.N. voted to impose more sanctions on the country, which is busy increasing its … [Read more...] about North Korea Scraps 3G Data To Tourists
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A senior Singapore minister has expressed hope that outstanding issues with India can be overcome by other countries to get the large South Asian market into the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP)."We hope that India and the other 15 countries can overcome the outstanding issues so that India can come on board eventually. We look forward to the region, including India, moving ahead together as one," Singapore's Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security, Teo Chee Hean, said on Novemebr 16.During the recent ASEAN meeting in Bangkok, India did not reach an agreement on negotiations to sign the multi-lateral free trade agreement RCEP, while 15 countries China, Japan, South Korea, New Zealand, Australia and ASEAN members agreed to ink the pact.Close India remains concerned that the China-dominated RCEP would be disadvantageous to its farmers and MSMEs. related news Congress to hold 'Bharat Bachao rally' at Ramlila Maidan on November 30 It's … [Read more...] about Overcome outstanding issues to get India into RCEP, says Singapore minister
As the reach of Indian films is getting wider, more and more doors are opening up with the industry gaining a strong foothold in many international markets. The recent addition to the list of foreign markets for Indian films is China which was difficult to crack. But films like 3 Idiots, Dangal, Secret Superstar and Bajrangi Bhaijaan have changed the game. The market which was so far Hollywood-dominated has now got a taste of Indian films.Indian film producers are making full use of this opportunity and host of films are already in line to be released in China. From Hindi Medium, which will hit the Chinese theatres on April 4, to Baahubali, which has been cleared by the Chinese censor board, to Toilet: Ek Prem Katha that has applied for a censor certificate - all are trying to leverage this new foreign market.Huge box office collections of the previous releases from India have become the talk of the town and has got everyone wondering about the success formula. While producers are … [Read more...] about Indian producers look to tame the ‘Dragon’; What’s making Indian films click in China?
Mitesh Patel is one of the most visible twitter handle in the options trading in India. Not one to shy away from a confrontation, he is as aggressive on social media as he is with his trading.A man with humble roots, Patel is by-and-large a self-trained trader who does not mince words to protect his territory. Having paid the market a part of his salary as tuition fees for nearly a decade before he could find his mojo, it is no surprise that Patel is possessive about his achievement.Behind the aggressive mask is a shrewd and calculative trader who has discovered the secrets of making money. Patel is among those traders who post and discusses his trades, wins and losses with much fervour.Close A soft-spoken person in real life, Mitesh Patel, in an interview with Moneycontrol, takes us through his struggles and strategy. related news Sushil Bhagat: An all-round investor, options trader and successful corporate executive The intriguing tale of an actor who mastered the art … [Read more...] about Mitesh Patel: The angry young man of options trading
Most cement companies witnessed higher margins during 1QFY20 owing to a strong pricing growth of more than 10 percent. However, the sector, as a whole, is now staring at an approaching gloom.Brokerages believe that the industry volume may have declined during July and August due to heavy rains and slowdown in government spending."Industry volumes likely declined in low-single-digit year-on-year (YoY) during July-August 2019, impacted by heavy rains and lower government spending," said ICICI Securities in a report.Close While the demand in North, South and Central regions appears to have been flat YoY during July-August, the West and East regions might have seen a decline in volume during the same period, the brokerage added. related news Mutual funds wrap: Sector allocation dynamics by fund managers Jio urges TRAI for removal or reduction of IUC charges Anil Ambani resigns as director of Reliance Communications Erosion in volume growth will put pressure on margin. Most … [Read more...] about Tough times for cement; low demand to squeeze volume growth