DOING BUSINESS REPORT
DoT orders no coercive action on defaulting Airtel, Voda-Idea; Pradhan says non-telcos not liable
"The Director of Licensing Finance Policy Wing has issued direction that concerned departments should not take any coercive action against the licensees in case they fail to comply with the Supreme Court order, until further orders," an official source told PTI.
Do not reduce liquor quota to 1 from 2: ACI to India
Airports Council International (ACI) Asia-Pacific has also requested India to not reduce...
5 simple things to do to revive the economy
No miracle man can revive the economy without revitalising the credit cycle.
ByteDance is seeking a new CEO for its TikTok business
It’s possible ByteDance is searching for a candidate who could help address questions in Washington or for someone with the skills to lead an independent business if it faces pressure to separate TikTok from the Chinese parent.
How India can better ease of doing business score
Govt's role as a buyer or as a seller to businesses also needs to be brought into the ambit of EoDB.
AGR payment: Telecom companies to wait for SC decision
Vodafone Idea informs DoT it won't make part payment today, Airtel may follow suit.
DoT seeking Rs 3 lakh crore from GAIL, other non-telecom PSUs result of communication gap: Dharmendra Pradhan
The government's demand from such companies increased many times more than their net worth and the Centre asked them to go to the Supreme Court against such dues. While Oil India Ltd filed a clarificatory/ modificatory petition on Wednesday, GAIL approached the apex court on Thursday.
Time to celebrate businesses that have enhanced stakeholder value
Let the numbers do the talking: Family-run businesses have generated 14% annual average share price return since 2006, compared with 6% for non-family firms in India, as per Credit Suisse’s Family 1000 in 2018 report.
India 5th among countries with corporate commitments to science-based targets: Report
The report found that investors are demanding better disclosure of climate change risk from Indian companies which has spurred better disclosure from India Inc.
Amazon not doing a favour by investing $1 billion: Piyush Goyal
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, who is on a visit to India, said on Wednesday that Amazon will invest another $1 billion in the country to help small and medium businesses sell their products, seen as an attempt to bridge differences with brick-and-mortar retailers. The amount adds to the $5 billion Amazon has pumped into India since 2013.
Why being a part of the global value chain matters for India
Global value chains create more and better jobs, accelerate economic growth and reduce poverty.
Not so private: Dating apps accused of sharing intimate user data with other businesses
Tech companies have come under increased scrutiny over data privacy.
Government to slash time taken to start new business to 5 days
The government is set to slash the time taken for starting a new business from 18 days to five days.
It's still not easy to do business in India: David Weinberg, COO Skechers
"The ease of (doing) business has improved, but it’s not easy. It is an economy that wants to protect its place in the world from anything outside and try to build it inside, which is very, very difficult," David Weinberg, global chief operating officer at Skechers told ET.
Trump’s Fed attacks do shape the markets
Goldman Sachs said there is “weak evidence” to suggest markets are moved by the Tweets.
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