India in growth recession; extreme centralisation of power in PMO not good: Raghuram Rajan
The starting point to address this slowdown will be for the Modi govt to acknowledge the problem, he said.
A wealth-creation idea whose time has come: credit risk fund
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Centralisation of power in PMO not good for economy: Shiv Sena
The central government wants the finance minister and RBI governor under its c...
India’s construction, property industries in trouble, says Raghuram Rajan
The RBI should carry out an asset quality review of the NBFCs for their exposure to realty, infra.
Amit Rajan on why pharma MNCs are beating Indian counterparts
Patent protection, ban on fixed dose combinations among factors helping pharma MNCs
Paytm payments bank eyes small fin model
Sharma said the payments bank will approach the government and the banking regulator for a small finance bank licence as it can leverage the model using technology enabled low-cost operations — a central theme of small finance banks, according to the RBI.
For telecom players, ARPU has to go up to Rs 150 and more: Rajan Mathews, COAI
Customers were earlier paying Rs 180-200 for voice services and some data, says Mathews.
Duopoly not enough for a truly competitive landscape in telecom: Rajan Mathews, COAI
Government’s largess is propping up BSNL, why not some relief for telecom cos.
Shaktikanta Das faces an increasingly tough balancing act
Das has worked tirelessly to restore relations with govt after a bitter public spat that led Urjit Patel to quit.
Suppressing criticism bad for government: Former RBI Chief Raghuram Rajan
The government would benefit from advice of experts and therefore suppressing criticism is bad, Rajan said.
Govt within its rights to hold spectrum auction, but older telcos unlikely to bid: COAI
COAI Director General Rajan Mathews said given the latest AGR judgement from the apex court and the sector's deep crisis, the older operators are unlikely to have the wherewithal to bid for spectrum. "If the auctions are indeed held, then the government should ensure there is no monopoly in acquisition of spectrum," Mathews added.
India needs low tariffs to draw supply chains and create jobs: Raghuram Rajan
"Our problems, in general, is overly high tariffs rather than overly low tariffs. There may be some cleverness we need to figure out what works best," former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan said. He said one of India's big issues is how to become a part of both the regional as well as international supply chains.
Two-third of my tenure as RBI governor was under BJP, Raghuram Rajan reminds Sitharaman
Raghuram Rajan, who faced a stinging attack from FM, reminded her that two-third of his tenure was under BJP.
Former Star and Disney head Sanjay Gupta to head Google India
A post graduate from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kolkata, Gupta is an engineer from Delhi College of Engineering. Gupta joins Google from Star and Disney India where he was the Managing Director. He also had stints at HUL and Bharti Airtel as Chief Marketing Officer.
Raghuram Rajan ko gussa kyu aata hai (with apologies to Pinto)?
Rajan stands in stark contrast with exemplary restraint shown by professional central bankers.
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