May 06, 2020 09:15 AM IST
Going forward, it is critical for India to build an accessible, inclusive and resilient payment system that can withstand sustained shocks in the aftermath of the COVID-19 crisis.
- April 29, 2020 10:01 AM IST
The FORCE report suggests hiking taxes to raise additional revenue needed by the government at the present juncture when social obligations have multiplied because of the fallout of the coronavirus pandemic.
- April 28, 2020 11:54 AM IST
It is not clear how the term beneficial owner should be interpreted under the new rules because of inference issues.
- April 28, 2020 11:41 AM IST
The main advantage of the IBC is that it lays out a clearly defined process that seeks to keep the business as a going concern
- April 27, 2020 11:45 AM IST
Who will bear the credit risk?
- April 24, 2020 01:43 PM IST
The RBI needs to develop ‘Emergency Credit Facilities’ for the non-bank financial system similar to what the US Federal Reserve had done in 2008
- April 23, 2020 03:19 PM IST
"There may be marginal hike in excise duty to offset revenue loss due to lack of demand. Discussions are being held internally," a government official said.
- April 22, 2020 04:19 PM IST
The government has said that the changes in rules on investment were meant to curb opportunistic takeovers and acquisitions.
- April 22, 2020 11:58 AM IST
The current crisis demands not the suspension of the IBC, but a shift from the presumption against the promoters and management as the wrong-doers, and consequently the suspension of Section 29A of the code
- April 21, 2020 06:59 PM IST
Largely what e-commerce platforms sell is discretionary expenditure like electronics, fashion and general merchandise.
- April 17, 2020 01:05 PM IST
A ballpark figure of this year’s anticipated deficit and a fair idea about how the crisis-expenditures will be reversed is crucial to address market fears
- April 13, 2020 03:40 PM IST
The DPIIT has asked the Home Ministry to look at the possibility of letting a few sectors restart operations.
- April 13, 2020 11:24 AM IST
We must realign our growth strategies and bring about structural changes in policies that prioritise the poor and redress regional imbalances
- April 09, 2020 04:06 PM IST
The new regulatory regime has imposed onerous and superfluous conditions to comply with
- April 06, 2020 09:31 AM IST
We are living in surreal times where all kinds of ideas thought to be beyond the pale are actually getting implemented
- April 05, 2020 12:13 PM IST
Industry representatives also shared details of activities undertaken by them in public advocacy, philanthropy and under corporate social responsibility.
- April 03, 2020 10:50 AM IST
Lowering of postal deposit rates should have been done in a gradual manner to soften the adverse impact on fixed-income earners and senior citizens
- April 01, 2020 03:01 PM IST
Last week, the Reserve Bank of India announced a three-month moratorium on all term loans outstanding as on March 1, 2020, as well as on working capital facilities.
- March 31, 2020 08:23 PM IST
To contain the COVID-19 outbreak, just like the private sector, central government employees have been asked to work from home till April 4.
- March 27, 2020 12:54 PM IST
Central bank has tried to ensure that viable businesses don’t go bankrupt owing to cash flow problems. But the jury is out on whether it needs to do more.
- March 27, 2020 10:10 AM IST
The government’s proactive move to ensure adequate ration supplies during Covid-19 crisis will help FCI to clear its excess stock
- March 26, 2020 04:35 PM IST
Putting money into the hands of the people would have been simpler, quicker and more effective
- March 26, 2020 11:49 AM IST
Two leading chambers of commerce, FICCI and CII, have in a meeting with the prime minister called for direct benefit transfer to the economically vulnerable
- March 25, 2020 06:28 PM IST
The meeting assumes importance in the backdrop of reports of e-commerce platforms unable to complete delivery due to the imposition of a country-wide curfew.
- March 24, 2020 08:47 PM IST
"Social distancing, keeping locked in your home is the only solution to contain COVID-19," Modi appealed to the citizens in his televised speech.