April 23, 2021 09:29 PM IST
Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) Chairman M Angamuthu said this trend of increasing exports of processed food products is likely to continue in 2021-22.
- April 23, 2021 06:24 PM IST
A selection of articles and social media gems from the world of economy, business and finance
- April 23, 2021 06:17 PM IST
The earnings season is about to pick up pace in India. While West Bengal will enter its final leg of voting, central banks in the US and Japan meet to decide on monetary policy
- April 23, 2021 02:33 PM IST
In today’s edition of Moneycontrol Pro Panorama: Unravelling the oxygen supply mess, a turnaround case in the FMCG sector, our weekly tactical stock pick and Jack Ma’s changed status
- April 23, 2021 02:28 PM IST
The second wave of Covid-19 has hit the restaurant industry hard since lockdown-like restrictions have led to eateries only being allowed to offer home-delivery and takeout services.
- April 23, 2021 10:58 AM IST
Kerala has the distinction of being the only State with an oxygen surplus, so much so, that it has been sending supplies to Tamil Nadu, Goa and Karnataka as well. The State’s oxygen production is at 199 metric tonnes per day. Demand for Covid care in the State comes to 35 MTPD, while non-covid care requires around 45 MTPD.
- April 23, 2021 09:07 AM IST
The government has received several representations from representations, including from MSMEs, seeking an extension of up to three months for tax compliance.
- April 23, 2021 08:58 AM IST
While Modern Monetary Theory has been embraced by the public and by policymakers, mainstream economic theory remains in thrall to obsolete ideas
- April 22, 2021 10:56 PM IST
Lagarde stressed the overall situation was still 'clouded with uncertainty', however, due to factors ranging from the possible spread of new virus variants to risks to financing conditions and continued pressures on struggling sectors of the economy.
- April 22, 2021 09:34 PM IST
It projected a 12.8 per cent recovery in GDP in the fiscal year ending March 2022 (FY22), moderating to 5.8 per cent in FY23, from an estimated contraction of 7.5 per cent in 2020-21.
- April 22, 2021 08:06 PM IST
As on April 20, a total of 900,000 COVID-19 health claims worth Rs 8,642 crore were settled by insurance companies.
- April 22, 2021 07:54 PM IST
The survey was conduced among over 250 companies, evenly split between the manufacturing and services industries, having a turnover of Rs 100-250 crore yearly.
- April 22, 2021 06:02 PM IST
One of the first things Gary Gensler will probably have to weigh in on as chair is whether to assert more control over the red-hot market for special purpose acquisition companies, or SPACs
- April 22, 2021 05:29 PM IST
The renewed jump in COVID-19 infections in several parts of the country and the associated localised and regional lockdowns add uncertainty to the growth outlook, RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said.
- April 22, 2021 04:40 PM IST
A survey by global advisory and broking firm Willis Towers Watson showed that all the surveyed companies (97 percent) in India plan to cover or subsidise the vaccination cost for their employees.
- April 22, 2021 03:32 PM IST
Students are worried that in the absence of board exam scores, there would be no objective criterion to evaluate them, which creates a lot of uncertainty about their future.
- April 22, 2021 03:10 PM IST
Twenty-eight units located in major public and private sector steel plants are supplying around 1,500 metric tonnes of medical oxygen per day across the country, as per data by the Ministry of Steel
- April 22, 2021 03:02 PM IST
The focus should now move to making the most of this flexibility to vaccinate as many as possible. Politicking can wait until the storm settles down
- April 22, 2021 02:41 PM IST
In today's edition: the second wave’s impact on the economy, a blueprint for vaccination success, a hidden gem in the cement sector, China’s impact on gold prices and more
- April 22, 2021 01:12 PM IST
A smaller role for the central government, greater onus on the state governments and higher prices are just some of the challenges to be overcome
- April 22, 2021 12:47 PM IST
The incremental requirement of India's energy will come from renewable energy, he said and referred to the recent announcement of Prime Minister Narendra Modi that by 2030, India's energy basket would have 40 percent of its needs from the renewable sector.
- April 22, 2021 10:23 AM IST
In countries that are still struggling to suppress a third or fourth wave, the vaccines have also saved lives
- April 22, 2021 09:53 AM IST
India gained market share in US imports of cotton home textiles in 2020 and this year. Exports of readymade garments rose in March after several months of declines
- April 22, 2021 08:47 AM IST
A GST exemption on COVID-related drugs and medical devices can offer some succour to virus-infected people and their families
- April 22, 2021 08:31 AM IST
If infections continue to rise, this may be just the beginning of business closures