SLOWDOWN IN CONSUMPTION
Budget could set the ball rolling and reset the economy for the next round of growth: A Balasubramanian
A Balasubramanian, CEO, Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC, says the Prime Minister talking to market participants a big clue for a Budget with stronger messaging:. India actually can come back quite quickly if we fix some of the issues that we feel that is the real reason for the economic slowdown.
Auto sector slowdown due to loan related issues, BS-VI transition: Tata Motors
"The sluggishness of the vehicle market in the country is goin...
Country could be passing through recession: Abhijit Banerjee
The economist said the banking and infrastructure sectors were in need of fundin...
What consumption slowdown? Look at Reliance's retail show
RIL’s retail stores reported a 26 per cent year-on-year growth in footfalls at 176 million.
View: The Budget should keep up spending while directing it to productive areas
This year, it is widely believed that the fiscal deficit will exceed its target of 3.3% of GDP due to the shortfall in revenue collection. The question is, at what level should it be set for the coming fiscal year 2020-21? CII believes this is not the time for belt tightening or fiscal consolidation, in view of the economic slowdown.
Don't slow down in a slowdown
Madison Media’s chief analytics officer, Nagaraj Krishnamurthy has put together a marketing playbook to fight the slowdown.
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.
Budget 2020: Macro-economic prudence vs consumer confidence
ET's Vinay Pandey and Saubhik Chakrabarti analyse India's macro-economic prudence vis-à-vis consumer confidence, ahead of the Union Budget 2...
Growth slowdown in India is temporary: IMF Chief
IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva on Friday said growth slowdown in India appears to be temporary and she expects the momentum to improve going...
View: Limited revenues will not hold back Budget 2020 from featuring new schemes that induce overspending
Despite catchy slogans, we have built a bloated bureaucracy that has no bearing with the digital age.
Banking sector is stressed, govt in no position to bail it out: Abhijit Banerjee
The author of "Good Economics for Hard Times" added that the slowdown in the economy will also adversely impact poverty alleviation in the country as urban and rural sectors are interdependent.
2012-13, 2013-14 slowdowns were a lot worse than the present one: Arvind Panagariya
For five years after 2013-14 we have grown at 7.5% and now we are slowing down again, said Panagariya.
Think of innovative ways to reduce fiscal deficit: Harsh Mariwala
Govt needs to find innovative ways of reducing fiscal deficit, says Marico CEO Harsh Mariwala.
IHG plans mid-scale hotels in small cities to counter slowdown
"To counterbalance the slowdown with our brands of Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express in particular, we are entering tier 2,3 and tier 4 cities. There we are not seeing any dramatic slowdown in any manner. That's more virgin territory, under-penetrated, dynamics are different, the owner profiles are different," Jain said
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.
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