Economy 01 Sep 2017 by Tojo Jose

Growth rate sinks to three-year low on GST fear factor

Growth rate sinks to three-year low on GST fear factor

The CSO’s GDP data for the first quarter 2017-18 shows GDP growth rate scooping to three year’s low of 5.7%. In an unusual quarterly trend, the manufacturing sector growth crashed to 1.2%, that is just one-tenth of the growth registered in the same quarter last year. New data indicate a..

External Sector 29 Aug 2017 by Tojo Jose

DIPP upgrades Consolidated FDI Policy

The Directorate of Industrial Policy and Promotion – the foreign investment think tank within the Ministry of Commerce and Industry has updated the FDI policy on M

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External Sector 28 Aug 2017 by Tojo Jose

India is the pharmacy of the developing world –says Chinese Media

On the settlement day of the Doklam standoff between India and China, a Chinese tabloid – ‘Global Times’ published an article describing how India is n

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Economy 26 Aug 2017 by Tojo Jose

Aadhaar Act is privacy compatible- UIDAI CEO

The Aadhaar Act 2016, that serve as the base for several government initiatives extending from tax compliance searches to the delivery of government subsidy to the poor w

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Economy 24 Aug 2017 by Tojo Jose

Privacy verdict is going to redefine Indian society

In a historical judgement, the nine bench Constitutional bench of the Supreme Court declared that privacy is a fundamental right. The rather unexpectedly progressive stan

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Global Economy 14 Aug 2017 by Tojo Jose

Trump preparing action against China on forced technological transfers

US President Trump is going to expected to announce his first trade action against China on violation of US Intellectual Property Rights. Various media reports indicate t

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External Sector 11 Aug 2017 by Tojo Jose

Softbank gives hard power to Flipkart

Japanese tech cum investment firm Softbank will inject $2.5 billion into the home-grown ecommerce firm Flipkart. Decision of the Masayoshi Son owned SoftBank to add capit

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