Budget 2020: Macro-economic prudence vs consumer confidence
ET's Vinay Pandey and Saubhik Chakrabarti analyse India's macro-economic prudence...
ETRise Top MSMEs Ranking: Last day to participate and be recognised as India's best small business
The nationwide search to find India’s best...
Budget may include stimulants to boost consumer demand: Report
If the govt fails to take the necessary measures, the current cyclical growth ...
Better distribution may ease power sector woes: ETILC
The members said that companies operating in the power utilities segment are currently cashstrapped and hence they haven’t been able to buy power from manufacturing companies. To add to the issues, the members said the country has not been investing in the current infrastructure to plug energy leakage and ensure lastmile delivery to consumers.
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.
Tata Steel Kalinganagar honoured at World Economic Forum 2020
Tata Steel's CEO & MD T V Narendran accepted the award for the company's recent admittance into the Global Lighthouse Network. In July 2019, Tata Steel Kalinganagar became the first and only Indian manufacturing plant to be included in the WEF's Lighthouse Network, when 10 new factories, including TSK, were added to the Global Lighthouse Network.
Number of billionaires doubles in 10 years; world's 22 richest men have more wealth than all women in Africa
Oxfam appealed to the Davos elite to get serious about inequality.
Need to ease norms for fintech sector in India, says a lawyer
While regulations are critical to ensure that fintech solutions are not used for money laundering or terror financing, banning new technologies will prove to be counter productive, advocate Pratibha Jain said at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
View: Rupee to stay subdued amid weak economic outlook
Participants will be keeping an eye on the WEF that could provide trigger to currencies.
PM Modi’s nationalism masks a bad economy, protesters say
About 30% of Indian youth aged 15-29 are not in employment, education or training.
View: Economic slowdown is just a challenge laced with promises
If history repeats itself, India can lead in restructuring the global economic order as circular economy gathers momentum.
Greta Thunberg says US Treasury Secretary's 'economics' jibe has no effect on her
U.S. finance chief Steven Mnuchin had earlier mocked the climate activist, taking a jibe at her knowledge of economics.
Economic slowdown to hit insurance premium collections: Moody's
Despite low penetration, the ongoing economic slowdown will impact insurance premium collections over the next two to three years, global ratings agency Moody's Investors Service said.
Karnataka govt to amend certain rules of Land Reforms Act: BS Yediyurappa
"The investor's side (during the meet) had some doubts and opposition to cumbersome procedures in starting their units and we assured them of solving all their problems.
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