Its advantage Trump after the early rounds of trade war

As the US and China exchanged fresh tariff blows on each other, reaction pattern from both sides indicate that Trump’s stubborn stand is yielding...

Government launches consolidation of nationalized banks

The Government proposed amalgamation of three nationalized banks to form the third largest bank in the country. As per the scheme announced by the...

Jaitley woos capital flows to support the sliding rupee

Being hurt by the pains of falling rupee, rising crude prices and trade war policies in the West, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced five...

Crude crosses $80 as Iran readies to exit

The Brent oil futures crossed $80 on Wednesday, sending price near to the four-year highs. Besides the Iran induced supply shock, traders are expecting...

Trade war: EU and Japan travels to the Trump camp

As the US President Donald Trump is forcing his own style of economic engagement on the rest of the world, a representative meeting of...

Inflexible US becomes a hard bargainer

Under Trump, the US is evolving as a hard bargainer and is defining friends and foes based on trade deficit.The latest one is how...

RCEP members opens their mind to Indian demands

In the critical Singapore meeting of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) negotiations, the members agreed to consider India’s demand for service liberalizations. According...

Argentina: the troubled asset of the emerging world

Except during the 2007 Global Financial Crisis, developing countries were the epicenters of global economic crises. Dependence on external capital, laxity in managing debt,...

Rupee is fighting against multiple adversaries

Amidst the chaos in the international market and rising crude price trends, the rupee recorded further slippage against the Dollar on Monday. At the...

The Fifteenth Finance Commission

The Fifteenth Finance Commission has got significant importance ever since its formation. Diverse socio-economic and fiscal profiles of the states have brought attention to...

When inflation is making a comeback…

The distorting type of inflation was away from the economy for a considerable time during the last few years. Retail inflation was 4.17% in...

Manufacturing revives India’s quarterly growth rate to a booming 8.2%

Indian economy has registered a boom growth rate of 8.2% in the first quarter (April – June 2018) of the fiscal year 2018-19 according...

What is FAME India Scheme?

The FAME India (Faster Adoption and Manufacture of (Hybrid and) Electric Vehicles) Scheme was launched by the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises...

India’s corporate resolution process enters a tensed phase

With the end of RBI’s time line of 180 days for the resolution of 12 largest stressed accounts, the corporate resolution process initiated in...

Trump brings Mexico on board for a ‘new NAFTA’

US President Donald Trump has made a characteristic trade agreement with Mexico that will reformat the existing North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).The announcement...

Kerala Flood: How the state waged a model battle

There is no way to describe the depth of the calamity that Kerala faced just now. Twelve of its fourteen districts comprising of 88%...

What is Twenty-first Century issues in the WTO?

The 21st century trade issue in the WTO are the ones that are newly brought especially by the developed countries to scale up trade...

Rupee trembles down as Emerging markets are in Lira fever

Rupee lost nearly 1.1 units against the US Dollar on Monday to reach just 7 paise short of 70. The national currency that has...

Kerala’s flood crisis is a national lesson

With long stretch of nearly 580 kilometers and mean width of nearly 50 kilometers, Kerala is geographically unique. It is separated from rest of...

What is India’s proposal for an agreement on Trade Facilitation in...

Service sector is the important contributor to the GDP of most economies. Similarly, service trade is increasing in international trade. In this respect, the...