For a growing economy like India, privatisation and modernisation of airports is non-negotiable and India’s decision to privatise its metro airports in the past has delivered significant results.
The AH-64 is great, but, why does the Indian Air Force feel the need for four types of attack helicopters? It shows a fundamentally muddled mind and a severe myopia of higher defence planning.
What kind of an interaction can a university committee, and of what competence, have with someone who has already been recognised for an emeritus position on the basis of a distinguished academic career spanning decades spent in intensive research and quality publications?
Some officials in the government favour an incremental shift towards EVs rather than a headstrong sector 'disruption', which may affect significant livelihoods and the economy at large
The National Real Estate Development Council has recommended to the ministry of finance that the cap be raised from Rs 45 lakh to Rs 1 crore
The idea of ‘One District, One Product’ is derived from the ‘One Village, One Product’ movement in Japan. The movement, launched in the Otia prefecture of Japan in 1979, was aimed at revitalising the village economy and social communities.
A weak mutual funds (MFs) space and struggling non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) have triggered the surge as stakeholders turn risk averse
A two-decade-old bureaucratic reform cannot solve a deep human problem the Indian military is facing.
The move is aimed at allowing customers to make informed purchases (of goods past their shelf-life), enabling better discounts and reducing food wastage
The minister said the government wants to encourage private industry investment in defence and strengthen defence public sector undertakings and Ordnance Factory Board.
The agency had on July 26 taken Talwar into custody inside the courtroom, moments after the judge dismissed his anticipatory bail application.
For transactions below Rs 2,000, the new solution provides sellers with customer details automatically after the first purchase, while for those above Rs 2,000 users can create a unique transaction PIN
These measures will help tackle the precarious position of non-banking financial companies (NBFCs)
The subdued numbers come at a time when dismal employment and low consumption demand have been dragging economic growth.
The two-wheeler companies are offering these loans in select states via their finance arms such as TVS Credit, Hero FinCorp and Bajaj Auto Finance
Projects which would give higher yields due to traffic density and demand would be fast-tracked with an aim to ‘recycle assets faster’
The technological advancements made in the rail sector give a positive message but demand huge capital investment, which will require private participation.
Commission cuts are being planned for PMS and alternative investment funds AIFs, services by which brokers manage diversification of investor funds similar to the ‘trail commission model’ implemented by the MF industry
As many as 1,443 projects equalling 4.4 lakh homes spread across 550 million sq ft are completely stalled in the top seven cities
The FAME scheme has proposed the establishment of about 2,700 charging stations in metros, other million-plus cities and, smart cities and cities of hilly states across the country
Post the latest fundraising round, the company is expected to achieve $2.7 billion (Rs 270 crore) in valuation
For sustained exports, competitiveness is the key, which depends on factors ranging from cost of credit, logistics cost, transaction cost, currency movement, productivity, skilling, marketing and branding.
The report quoted government data presented in the parliament, which stated that the annual turnover of the private sector in the defence and aerospace sector is around Rs 15,000 crore, while that of the public sector is about Rs 63,208 crore, which is four times that of the private sector.
The framework would most likely be imposed on the top 50 large NBFCs in the country
The move, coupled with the removal of employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) and rotation of CRAs for rating assignments, is aimed at restoring investor confidence in the system.