Sena questions Centre on democracy ranking drop, economic woes
India slipped 10 places to 51st position in the 2019 Democracy Index's global ranking, according to The Economist Intelligence Unit, which cited "erosion of civil liberties" in the country as the primary cause for the downtrend. The EIU report was released earlier this week.
Street gives thumbs up to L&T for standing by its FY20 guidance
Most brokerages maintained their ‘buy’ rating on the conglomerate citing chea...
IMF lowers India’s FY20 growth estimate to 4.8%
The International Monetary Fund has slashed its estimate on India’s 2019 economic growth to 4...
Xi plans Myanmar trip this week to expedite BRI projects facing slowdown
According to Myanmar government sources, Xi is expected to visit Naypyitaw, January 17-18. During his trip, the two sides are expected to sign several agreements covering the construction of the Kyaukphyu Special Economic Zone (SEZ) and border economic cooperation zones, , road upgrade projects, promotion of trade relations among others.
IMF cuts India’s FY20 growth forecast to 4.8%
The IMF cut its estimate citing a sharper-than-expected slowdown in local demand and stress in NBFC sector.
Slowdown fails to halt premium SUVs’ run
The premium SUV market in India has bucked the trend in the overall passenger vehicle sales, growing by a third in the past year as consumers upgraded to large, feature-rich products like the MG Hector and Tata Harrier.
View: Rupee to stay subdued amid weak economic outlook
Participants will be keeping an eye on the WEF that could provide trigger to currencies.
What is four balance sheet problem?
The roots of India's Four balance sheet challenge can be traced back to the Twin balance sheet problem. Subramanian discussed the twin balance sheet challenge in great detail in the Economic Survey of 2016-17. Twin balance sheet problem was a result of India's over-leveraged companies and bad loan-saddled public sector banks.
5 simple things to do to revive the economy
No miracle man can revive the economy without revitalising the credit cycle.
Housing sales down 9%, new supply falls 10% in Oct-Dec: Report
" The downtrend observed was mainly due to economic slowdown and liquidity crisis in the market," PropEquity said in its Q4 report.
Investors in India hope to see tax on equity gains scrapped
Here are the key areas where market participants are looking for action.
No slowdown in football: European clubs raked in 9.3 bn euros last year
Forty-four per cent of clubs’ revenue comes from broadcast revenue, a total of 575 million euros.
Modi should do 'Naukri Par Charcha', listen to people: Yechury
General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Tuesday slammed the government over dipping employment rates, saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi should conduct a "Naukri Par Charcha".
Letter from Wall Street: Dear PM Modi, your politics can wait, but the economy cannot
Use the mandate to implement policies that will make their lives better in the short, medium and long term.
Pessimism at record level among CEOs: PwC survey
A record level of pessimism has creeped into the CEOs across the world regarding the worldwide economic growth, a much sought after survey showed here on the first evening of the WEF annual meeting.
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