BUSINESS

Need a Proper Plan for Revival of Economy

To ride out this economic crisis, the Centre can tap into domestic propellers of growth like housing, infrastructure, tourism, education and manufacturing If  only we could go back to the way things were when Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to

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Govt. Orders to Link Lending Rates on Floating Interest Rates to Banks

The Govt has ordered commercial banks to link lending rates on floating interest loans to an external benchmark like repo rate or T-bills rate from October 1 The Finance Ministry has directed commercial banks to link lending rates on floating

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Much Fuss on RBI Transferring Huge Surplus to GOI

The tussle over surfeit transfer has clipped the Centre’s wings as in future, being bound to the Economic Capital Framework, RBI will continue to keep a tight leash on funds On the face of it, the Reserve Bank of India’s

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Need Legal Framework before Mining Ocean’s Floor

With India set to mine the ocean’s floor for rich mineral deposits, a strong legal framework must be in place Having traversed space 35 years ago and left our footprints on Mars and moon in the last decade, India will

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Need Major Structural Changes for flurry of FDIs

It seems unlikely that the Cabinet’s decisions will lead to a flurry of FDIs until major structural changes are put in place We are told constantly about how India might become the ultimate beneficiary of the trade war between the

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Reformation of Economy

The critics of the Government are screaming murder at the RBI’s special dividend. They shouldn’t in such a crisis The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has been quietly stashing away funds for a rainy day, and despite the costs of

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Needs a Stable Policy for Oil & Gas Sector

The big bang reforms proposed by the Government for the oil and gas sector are laudable but without a stable and predictable policy environment in place, they can’t make much headway The Union Government is considering far-reaching reforms in the

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Fixing the High-Debt Addiction problem

More research must be done as to why firms become hooked to high debt. As they say about addiction, admitting you have a problem is the first step towards solving it The recent suicide by Café Coffee Day owner jolted

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Clicbrics raises around $3 mn

Clicbrics, a technology platform empowering the real estate sector, announced on Tuesday that it has successfully raised funding around $3 mn from a stellar consortium of international and domestic investors led by former tiger management lieutenant Manny Singh of Kavi

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Corporate India needs a look

V G Siddhartha’s suicide has laid bare the reality that corporate India is in a liquidity crisis. The govt must step in Even before Narendra Modi won by a handsome margin in the May general elections, this newspaper kept on

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