BUSINESS

Customer protection must be overhauled

Given the high incidence of fraud and abuse and the all-pervasive menace of illegal money pooling by companies, it’s essential that customer protection must be overhauled In 1919, Charles (Carlo) Ponzi, a dishwasher from Parma, Italy, who immigrated to the

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The promoters of India’s largest airline caught in a deadlock

The crisis between the promoters of India’s largest airline, IndiGo, calls for a deeper look of the Government. India’s aviation sector seems to be unable to get over a much prolonged bad spell. Even if this does not question the

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Anomalies in the fertiliser sector must be fixed on priority

While it is clear that the Government has so far failed to bring a comprehensive set of reforms for the fertiliser sector, it is still not too late for redemption Modi Government, having returned to power for a second term

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Bumpy Ride Ahead for Global Economy

Is the global economy headed into a downturn and can India do anything to counter that? As the latest Union Budget sinks in, the tax proposals and other aspects of the budget have been roundly panned by investors across the

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Restructuring of Tax Slab for Super Rich

India has done well to create a fourth slab of taxing the super rich. With windfall personal gains, the super affluent have a higher duty as enablers of financial inclusion Modi would be damned if taxes on the middle class

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RBI Mending Policies for Country’s Growth

The RBI has lived up to people’s expectations by cutting the repo rate. It should avoid being glued to inflation. Instead, the interest rate policy should propel growth In its bi-monthly monetary policy report, announced on June 6, the Reserve

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US Pushing Trade Demands

Indo-US ties have been impacted by Donald Trump’s talk on trade yet both nations need each other US President Donald Trump is not an internationalist. Given half a chance, he would withdraw from the rest of the world, unless there

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Conflicting Narrative of Oil Supplies

Events in the Straits of Hormuz are not good, not just for the players involved but also for the rest of the world Pictures of an oil tanker ablaze in the Persian Gulf must have sent shockwaves at every foreign

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Importance of ‘Change Management’ in Business World

  Organisations have to anticipate and own disruption with agility and discipline. This will help them differentiate and stay ahead. This is why change management is essential. Change is the only constant — be it life or business. In this

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Microfinance Boosting MSME’s

The role of microfinance in financial inclusion, poverty alleviation and woman empowerment is proven. The industry needs to find a balance between commercial goals and social good Microfinance now seems to be in a buoyant mood. Having fully emerged from

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