Intensity of slowdown in certain pockets is surprising: R. Gopalakrishnan, Principal Mutual Fund
While in the near term, consumption is unlikely to rebound, with the good monsoons, consumption is expected to revive farm production for at least the next couple of seasons. This is likely to drive consumption demand over the next 12 to 18 months.
How equity investors should play the falling GDP scenario
Despite the govt and RBI taking several efforts, the slowdown is likely to extend t...
How companies can manage the ‘brand slowdown’
The slowdown is not as much of a worry as is the perception of the slowdown. Perception is a re...
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.
Maruti raises production by 4% in Nov after 9 straight months of output cut
The company produced a total of 1,41,834 units in Nov as against 1,35,946 units in the year-ago month, MSI said.
Auto sector slowdown affecting GST compensation cess kitty: Sushil Modi
Sushil Modi, who heads the Group of Ministers (GoM) on GST revenue shortfall, said that the economic slowdown, particularly the muted sales in the automobile sector, is leading to lower collections in the new indirect tax regime. Speaking at an event, he said that the automobile sector is a major contributor to the GST compensation pool.
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.
Slowdown grounds business jets as the rich tighten purse strings
India Inc is looking to tighten its belt amid the economic slowdown as it gives up on jets.
Government may come up with more measures to arrest slowdown
It is also likely that the government may initiate some more counter-cyclical fiscal and other measures to arrest the slowdown, Das said after announcing status quo on the rate front, disappointing market participants. Das said the central bank would wait for further clarity on the kind and nature of counter-cyclical fiscal and other measures by the government.
Rahul Gandhi takes dig at Modi, Shah over economic slowdown
Speaking on India’s economic situation, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for dip in GDP. “Amit Shah and Nar...
Consumers in India turn most pessimistic in more than five years
The drop coincides with a deepening slowdown in the economy and rising worries about employment.
Govt should provide strong stimulus package for economy: Kumar Mangalam Birla
"One of the things that it (govt) can also do is to give stronger fiscal stimulus,"Kumar Mangalam Birla said.
Gold imports slide for a fifth month as economy slows
Inbound shipments dropped 19 per cent from a year earlier to 56.1 tons.
The 6-0 unanimity shock that foxed financial markets
The unanimity reflects that MPC is more wedded to its mandate of keeping inflation at 4%.
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