Yamaha’s YZF-R15 V3 recently joined the bandwagon of BSVI-compliant vehicles, as the updated version was launched by the Japanese motorcycle manufacturer yesterday. The motorcycle gets a new colour scheme along with a BSVI-compliant engine.Since Yamaha had to alter the engine to manage its emissions, the new motor makes 0.7 PS and 0.6 Nm less than its predecessor. The BSVI motor makes 18.6 PS of maximum power and 14.7 Nm of peak torque. However, its rev range and torque band remain unchanged. It also carries forward its 6-speed manual transmission with a slip-and-assist clutch.The motorcycle also gets a new radial rear tyre, though the rest of the underpinnings remain the same. It gets a pair of telescopic forks in the front and a monoshock at the back while braking duties are handled by single discs on both ends. The motorcycle also gets a dual-channel ABS unit as standard. The bike also still retains its kerb weight of 142 kilos.Close In addition to the mechanical changes, … [Read more...] about Yamaha launches BSVI YZF-R15: What has changed?
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Share prices of insurance companies rallied 2-8 percent in the morning trade on December 10 after a media report said that the government may raise the foreign direct investment (FDI) limit in the sector.HDFC Life Insurance Company, SBI Life Insurance Company and ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company gained more than 2 percent each, while General Insurance Corporation of India climbed 4 percent and New India Assurance Company rose 7.8 percent."The government may raise the overseas investment limit in insurance to 74 percent in the February budget, up from 49 percent now, possibly paving the way for foreign control of companies," The Economic Times quoted people with knowledge of the matter as saying.Close The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) sought the views of stakeholders in a December 2 letter on the direction of the government. The letter, to insurance companies and others, has called for suggestions on raising the FDI … [Read more...] about Insurance stocks gain 2-8% on report of likely increase in FDI limit
Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd on Tuesday said that its board has approved the appointment of Himanshu Kapania as vice chairman of the company with effect from January 1."The board of directors vide their resolution dated December 10, 2019, has approved the appointment of Himanshu Kapania as an additional (non-executive) director and vice-chairman of the company wef January 1, 2020, liable to retire by rotation," the company said in a regulatory filing.The development is subject to the approval of the shareholders at the ensuing thirteenth annual general meeting of the company, the filing said.Close Kapania, an alumnus of IIM Bangalore and BIT Mesra, is the former Managing Director of erstwhile Idea Cellular renamed 'Vodafone Idea Ltd' after merger with Vodafone India and is presently on the board of the new mobile company. related news AGR imbroglio | DoT asks telcos to pay dues on time, clear doubts by Dec 13: Report Anti-diabetes drug Vildagliptin to become 80% … [Read more...] about Aditya Birla Fashion gets board nod for appointment of Himanshu Kapania as Vice Chairman
CNBC-TV18The S&P BSE Sensex rallied by about 29 percent in the year 2017 but the year 2018 is unlikely to deliver a similar return, suggest Samir Arora of Helios Capital in an interview with CNBC-TV18.Arora who is not a big fan of Cryptocurrencies said that 2018 will be a tougher year for investors as compared to 2017. If we look at markets across the globe such as US, Europe, Japan or any market in dollar terms — everything is up 15-30-40 percent.Close In India, midcaps rose by about 45 percent while Smallcaps would be 60 percent. Obviously, this is a bit too much. I no longer believe in fighting the corrections in the market, said Arora.Samir AroraFund Manager|Helios Capital Management 'If there is no fiscal expansion in Budget, market will fall'India did better than expected given PNB scam, LTCG tax: Samir AroraLTCG will hurt FII behaviour; will make India underperform other EMs, says Samir AroraIf you betting on smallcap stocks on the assumption that if markets will … [Read more...] about Year 2018 will be much tougher for the market than 2017: Samir Arora
In an interview with CNBC-TV18, Samir Arora, Founder & Fund Manager at Helios Capital gave his take on Arun Jaitley's Union Budget 2018 and his outlook on the road ahead.Long-term capital gains (LTCG) tax should be paid but at the same time, people should not say that it does not matter. Nobody minds LTCG if that is what you want but please also admit that it matters. It is wrong to say that imposition of LTCG tax doesn’t affect investors, he said.According to him, India is growth and therefore nobody can live without it.Close India should now, unfortunately, underperform global peers, emerging market peers by 5-10 percent, he added.Samir AroraFund Manager|Helios Capital Management 'If there is no fiscal expansion in Budget, market will fall'India did better than expected given PNB scam, LTCG tax: Samir AroraYear 2018 will be much tougher for the market than 2017: Samir AroraRally in India is driven by strong US market, he further mentioned.Speaking of money flow, he said … [Read more...] about LTCG will hurt FII behaviour; will make India underperform other EMs, says Samir Arora