P&G India hit by monetary policy: CFO
“Slowing growth rates in India, largely as a result of some monetary policies, have created a bit of a liquidity squeeze, which is drying up inventory through the system,” Jon Moeller, chief financial officer, P&G, told investors on Thursday. “But we continue to grow well in India and build share.”
Non-life insurers can offer standard health policies before April 1
In a circular dated April January 24, 2020, the Insurance Regulatory and ...
View: India should have friendly, sensitive foreign policy for Bhutan
Indian tourists will be required to arrange their travel through a Bhut...
Release Kashmir politicians held without charge: US
Senior American diplomat Alice Wells has termed developments regarding the Citizenship (Amendment) Act a “vigorous democratic scrutiny”.
Recollecting India's frantic efforts to end starvation after independence
Early years of the republic were scarred by the Bengal Famine. But its desperate efforts to end starvation were full of policy missteps. It was perhaps inevitable that starvation would cast a shadow over independence. Famines had stalked India for generations, and influenced politics before. The British asserted that they proved the weakness of Indians.
Draft policy to push CNG, PNG in cities
The policy is part of the Centre’s strategy to ensure a smooth passage in states for the Narendra Modi government’s plan to help 400 districts, covering 70% of the population, breathe easy by providing clean-burning CNG (compressed natural gas) and PNG (piped natural gas) services at an estimated investment of Rs 90,000 crore.
Governor Shaktikanta Das sets broader financial stability as the central bank's immediate policy-making priority
He said that the focus on price stability as the sole objective of monetary policy has been questioned after the global financial crisis, underscoring the need for adopting a flexible inflation target to achieve macro-financial stability. “In this milieu, financial stability has emerged as another key consideration for monetary policy."
Budget wishlist: Roshini S. Jaiswal wants policies that'll stimulate demand; seeks exemption for EVs
Roshini Sanah Jaiswal, Promoter and Chief Restructuring Officer of Jagatjit Industries, wants confidence-boosting measures from Nirmala Sith...
Virus concerns weigh on European stocks ahead of ECB policy decision
The pan-European STOXX 600 index dropped 0.4 per cent at 0806 GMT.
ECB launches review that will redefine its mission and tools
"The Governing Council also decided to launch a review of the ECB’s monetary policy strategy,"
Investors want stability, predictability of policy, judicial reforms: Tech Mahindra MD and CEO C P Gurnani
He expressed concern on recent statutory levies on the telecom sector and said that judicial reforms go hand in hand with ease of doing business. In an about 12-year-old case on revenue sharing, the Supreme Court recently upheld the government's stand and broadened the definition of adjusted gross revenue (AGR) for telecommunications companies to include non-core operations.
Nature, government policies set to brighten life for sugar companies
Experts also say the government has been supporting the sector by retaining the minimum sugar price of 31 per kg and encouraging exports.
Flexi-hours in India, Denmark's 52-week paid absence: Look at parental leave policies across the world
The US, Suriname and Papua New Guinea don’t have paid leave for new parents.
Mumbai to remain open 24x7 from Jan 27: Aaditya Thackeray
Noting that London's 'night economy' was five billion pounds, state Tourism Minister Aaditya Thackeray told reporters here after the Cabinet meeting that the government's decision could help generate more revenue and jobs, in addition to the existing five lakh people working in the service sector.
Auto industry seeks bold fiscal measures in the Budget to revive growth
The sector — suffering for a year now — reported its worst-ever sales decline in two decades during 2019.
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