If rupee continues to strengthen, the crude cost may reduce, MK Surana, CMD of HPCL said.
The US remains the largest market in the world and they look at it as an attractive opportunity, Umang Vohra, MD & Global CEO, Cipla.
This is a very positive step and signals well for the country, economy as well as the business, SN Subrahmanyan, MD & CEO, Larsen and Toubro said.
The initiatives that the government has taken in the recent times in the various things starting with demonetisation, goods and services tax (GST), real estate regulatory authority (RERA) are taking its effect and rating agencies are now beginning to recognise India’s potential, Keki Mistry, Vice Chairman and CEO of HDFC said.
The focus is on trying to do is to modernise value-added products rather than increasing the capacity, said GP Goenka, Chairman of Star Paper Mills.
"We are hoping to increase revenue at net level by roughly 20 percent for the year," Arun K Chittilappilly, MD of Wonderla Holidays told CNBC-TV18.
Current average room rate (ARR) is at Rs 3,600 and the company is looking to increase the same, Amit Jaiswal, CFO of Royal Orchid told CNBC-TV18.
Earlier this month, Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates on restaurants had been reduced to 5 percent from 18 percent. However, Westlife Development is in focus essentially because McDonalds has hiked base prices to keep the overall prices same. CNBC-TV18 spoke to Amit Jatia, Vice-Chairman of Westlife Development to know more.
We see 2018-2019 is going to be a continuously good year with government infrastructure coming up, goods and services tax (GST) is making it more easy for the automobile business to grow, we are confident of having a good growth, if not double digit growth, for next year," N Muthukumar, President and Whole Time Director of Automotive Axles told CNBC-TV18.
“The government of India has taken a very good and bold decision to lower the taxation for the consumer and this will go a long way in the eating out,” Anjan Chatterjee, Founder & MD of Speciality Restaurants told CNBC-TV18.
The bond issuances along with commercial paper (CP) has increased substantially in the first half as the credit offtake to the industry sector has been low in the banking system, Rajesh Mokashi, MD & CEO, CARE Ratings.
CNBC-TV18's Kevin Lee spoke to Shree Cements' Managing Director Hari Mohan Bangur on the side-lines of the Forbes India Leadership Awards and asked him his outlook on domestic cement demand.
Power purchase agreement (PPA) from Tamil Nadu is key to GMR’s Chhattisgarh unit acquisition, SK Acharya, Chairman of NLC India told CNBC-TV18.
LT Foods reported a strong quarter with improvement in margins. In an interview with CNBC-TV18, Ashwani Kumar Arora, MD & CEO of the company spoke about the results and his outlook for the company.
“At the beginning of this fiscal year, what we had guided was that we should have about 10 percent topline growth. We are looking pretty good for that. We should exceed the 10 percent on the topline," Vikas Rathee, Group CFO of Prime Focus told CNBC-TV18.
Raw material were at all-time low in Q1 and Q2 and slow uptick is seen in raw material prices. So margins may drop going ahead. There could be a slight contraction in margins, Ramakanth V Akula, CEO of Waterbase told CNBC-TV18.
The focus was on widening the customer base and capturing larger market post-GST, said Anurag Mantri, Group CFO, Jindal Stainless.
Watch the interview Harsh Mariwala, Chairman of Marico from the sidelines of the Forbes India Leadership Awards 2017 with Priya Sheth of CNBC-TV18, where he spoke about the implications on the industry post the slab revision for several items from 28 to 18 percent by the GST Council.
In an interview with CNBC-TV18, Jayant Mhaiskar, VC & MD of MEP Infrastructure discussed the company's Q2 performance.
Expect to receive subsidy worth Rs 150 crore in H2FY18, which will go towards the repayment of debt, Sanjay Gupta, CEO of Star Cement told CNBC-TV18.
Varun Berry of Britannia was awarded the best CEO for private sector at the Forbes India Leadership Awards 2017. CNBC-TV18's Priya Sheth caught up with Varun Berry post the big win where he spoke about their focus on the rural growth.
Watch the interview of Nilesh Panpaliya, CFO of Solar Industries with Nigel D'Souza and Sumaira Abidi of CNBC-TV18, where he spoke about the company's Q2 performance and the outlook of the company going forward.
The company would pass on the benefits of the GST rate cuts to consumers as applicable, although exact quantum is being worked out, said Adi Godrej, Chairman, Godrej Group.
Kajaria Ceramics have cut prices by about 9-10 percent with effect from today, Ashok Kajaria, CMD of the company told CNBC-TV18.
If we (Government of Maharashtra and NBCC) succeed to get this (Dharavi) project, it will be a construction history to redevelop the largest slum of the Asia, said Anoop Kumar Mittal, Chairman, NBCC.