Focus on investment and exports to revive investment, economic cycles: Kiran Mazumdar Shaw
In order to restore confidence among private players, government has to bridge the trust deficit. We need consistency in policy because I do not think we should be flip-flopping and that is what investors want to see in any economic climate.
Economic slowdown to hit insurance premium collections: Moody's
Despite low penetration, the ongoing economic slowdown will impact insurance ...
Davos 2020: Greta Thunberg slams elites on climate at World Economic Forum
Young climate activists including Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg told business and political elites gathered Tuesday at the World Economic ...
Davos 2020: Trump rejects climate 'prophets of doom' at World Economic Forum
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday lashed out at the "perennial prophets of doom" who warn that the world is in the throes of a major envi...
New milestone: Economic Times crosses 4 mn total readership
Total readership (TR) is defined as the number of readers that pick up a newspaper at least once in a month. ET added 320,000 readers between Q2 and Q3 – fully two-thirds of the total readers added by all business dailies in India.
India’s painful double whammy spreads to other emerging markets
An analysis of 30 major emerging economies shows half of them slowing or stagnating in 2020.
Top intraday trading ideas for afternoon trade on Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Amara Raja Batteries is a 'Buy' call with a target price of Rs 820 and a stop loss of Rs 767.
Deepika Padukone talks mental health at WEF, says everything was perfect in her life when she suffered from depression
The 'Padmaavat' star said that mental illness happened to her when she least expected it.
Headline index valuation fair but not cheap: Credit Suisse
The report added that the recent macro-economic data do point at some green shoots in economic activities.
Govt yet to take call on RCEP meeting invitation
The ASEAN Secretariat has invited India to attend the meeting to sort out its issues related to the proposed free trade deal. “India has received the invitation for the meeting. No decision has been taken on the issue,” said an official.
More stringent governance norms needed to address economic slowdown: Report
According to the Dun and Bradstreet Economy forecast, even though IIP turned positive in Nov 2019, it is likely to remain subdued. "Slowdown in consumption and investment along with high inflationary pressures, geopolitical issues and uncertainty over the recovery of the economic growth are likely to keep IIP subdued," the report noted.
Dollar holds gains as investors cheer US economic outlook
The greenback held steady near a one-week high against the euro, at $1.1096.
Trump again offers to 'help' resolve Kashmir issue, meets Pak PM Imran Khan in Davos
"We've been watching that and following it very, very closely," Trump said ahead of talks with Pakistan PM.
US wealth inequality highest among advanced economies, tax system not right for the times: Gita Gopinath
As President Donald Trump and his administration touted the bounce back of the US economy, Gopinath also said America should do more to shore up its fiscal toolbox in the event of a more dramatic global slowdown. Gopinath acknowledged the relative staying power of the US economy, but sounded a note of caution on inequality.
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