Goverment & RBI 11 Jan 2018 by Tojo Jose

Government relaxes disinvestment conditions for Air India stake sale

Government relaxes disinvestment conditions for Air India stake sale

The central government has broadened investor participation norms for the much-anticipated disinvestment of Air India to attract foreign investors. As per the new criteria, foreign airlines can have acquired up to 49% shares. The investment for AI is put under the approval route that need scrutiny b..

External Sector 09 Jan 2018 by Tojo Jose

NHAI issues contract for India-Myanmar-Thailand highway project

The National Highway Authority has awarded project for the construction of two lane high way linking India with South Eastern neighbors – Myanmar and Thailand. Ear

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Economy 06 Jan 2018 by Tojo Jose

Growth may come down to a four-year low in 2017-18: CSO

India’s GDP growth performance in the last two quarters should reach a seemingly high 7% in the current fiscal to reach a downwardly revised 6.5% according to the C

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Economy 04 Jan 2018 by Tojo Jose

Electoral bond configured as a promissory note

Finance Minister Arun Jaitely brought out the details of Electoral Bonds that are aimed to make corruption free financing of political parties. As per the Finance Ministe

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External Sector 19 Dec 2017 by Tojo Jose

Ensure more access to ASEAN markets: House Panel

A Parliamentary Standing Committee has asked the Commerce Department to ensure better access to Indian goods to the ASEAN region under the India-ASEAN FTA. In a report su

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Global Economy 16 Dec 2017 by Tojo Jose

Buenos Aires: WTO enters the Trump era

The WTO’s Buenos Aires has shown the world how trade will look in the twenty-first century. Divided and self-looking, countries may not go further and even may go b

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Global Economy 12 Dec 2017 by Tojo Jose

India demands permissible food subsidy outside the deminimus

Seeking a permanent solution to the food subsidy issue, Commerce Minister Suresh Prabu demanded granting of food subsidy outside the 10% deminimus allocated for developin

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