PM opens Japanese Economic Zone: Expected to draw $1.5bn investment, create over 1 lakh jobs

Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- -Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today officially opened Bangladesh Special Economic Zone (widely known as "Japanese Economic Zone") at Araihazar in Narayanganj. She joined the event vir... Read More

Afternoon brief: Gautam Adani among India's most generous philanthropists in Forbes' list, and all the latest news

India, Dec. 6 -- Here are today's top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times. Gautam Adani among India's most generous philanthropists... Read More

MLAs' pre-budget training workshop: Khattar seeks suggestions for budgetary proposals

Chandigarh, Dec. 6 -- Seeking suggestions for budgetary proposals, Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday told legislators that education, health, rural development and environment will ... Read More

How will my salary arrears be taxed in India?

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- I worked for an Australian firm in that country from June 2012 to May 2022 and was thereafter transferred to its India office.The company has now decided to pay me some salary arr... Read More

Kukrail night safari in Lucknow gets rRs.r1 cr in supplementary budget

LUCKNOW, Dec. 6 -- The state government earmarked Rs.1 crore in its supplementary budget for the night safari project in the Kukrail forest area, in Lucknow, on Monday. In the budget, Rs.60 lakh were... Read More

BMC spends rRs.r1.02L per student; higher than pvt school fees

India, Dec. 6 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has estimated to spend Rs.1.02 lakh per student in its schools in the academic year 2022-23 - a 25% jump from 2018-19 when it spent Rs.81,... Read More

Gautam Adani among India's most generous philanthropists- Forbes list. Check other two

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- Billionaire Gautam Adani is one of India's most generous philanthropists. According to the 16th edition of Forbes Asia's Heroes of Philanthropy list released on Tuesday, Adani was... Read More

Women entrepreneurs can avail special opportunities in economic zones: PM

Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said that women entrepreneurs can avail special opportunities at the country's economic zones. "If women entrepreneurs come forward, we will give t... Read More

Employees fail to get salary for months as govt remains in dilemma whether to dissolve Melamchi Water Development Committee

KATHMANDU, Dec. 6 -- The government decided to dissolve the Melamchi Water Supply Development Committee in the budget statement for the current fiscal year 2022/23. Even after six months of making suc... Read More

Why Dar port needs strategic investment to boost efficiency

Dar es Salaam, Dec. 6 -- The Dar es Salaam Port has a huge potential to become the regional powerhouse and substantially contribute to the countrys economic growth if it gets the right and strategic i... Read More