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Market, economy trends that should worry us more than auto sales, inflation
There is a disturbing trend that we perceive even in equity investing.
Investment in equity MFs drops 41% to Rs 75,000 crore in 2019; slow economy takes a toll
Experts are of the view that equity schemes will att...
Jeff Bezos meets industry captains, concludes 3-day India visit
Jeff Bezos has announced investments of USD 1 billion over the next few years...
Statue of Unity will create Rs 1 lakh crore economic ecosystem: Piyush Goyal
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said on Friday that the Statue of Unity, the world's tallest statue at Kevadiya in Gujarat, would create an "economic ecosystem" worth Rs one lakh crore in coming years.
Budget 2020: Is it time for a more realistic disinvestment target?
India needs more realistic disinvestment targets so that the fiscal math is not affected towards the end.
Disney classic ‘proposal’ makes Anand Mahindra recall his own act, 40 yrs ago
The clever reanimation and the iconic ‘breaking of the fourth wall’ won over Anand Mahindra.
Amazon promises 1 million new jobs in India amid tensions with government
Amazon.com Inc chief Jeff Bezos had on Wednesday announced USD 1 billion (over Rs 7,000 crore) investment in India to help bring small and medium businesses online and committed to exporting USD 10 billion worth of India-made goods by 2025. "We are investing to create a million new jobs here in India over the next five years," Bezos said.
MX Player named top streaming app in India in 2019
On Thursday, MX Player was named the top streaming app in India for 2019 by App Annie, a San Francisco-based research firm that specialises in data on the mobile app industry.
USD 5 trillion economy goal difficult, not impossible: Gadkari
Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Saturday that the goal of making India a USD 5 trillion economy by 2024 was "difficult but not impossible".
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.
China's per capita GDP crosses USD 10,000-mark for the first time
The per capita Gross Domestic Product in 2019 reached 10,276 US dollars at the average exchange rate, exceeding the 10,000-dollar mark, Director of the National Bureau of Statistics, Ning Jizhe said. "It showed that the quality of China's economic development is improving," he said.
Good companies can easily raise money in tough times: Curefit cofounder Mukesh Bansal
In an interview with ET, Mukesh Bansal - a serial entrepreneur and cofounder of health and wellness startup Cure.Fit - talks about some of the habits he has cultivated, Cure.Fit's revenue growth and profitability, Eat.Fit, his current venture and his outlook on the startup ecosystem.
Global talent crunch hits record high, 54% companies globally face talent shortage
According to the research, 54 per cent of companies reported skill shortages with businesses in 36 out of 44 countries finding it more difficult to attract skilled talent than in 2018. Employers in the US (69 per cent), Mexico (52 per cent), Italy (47 per cent) and Spain (41 per cent) reported the most acute shortages.
Budget 2020: How to make things work this time? Spend, spend, spend
As most sector-specific policies have already been announced, the Budget can concentrate on a single goal.
Time for a rethink on monetary policy: Has inflation targeting failed?
CPI climbing to a 64-month high has brought back the question: is monetary policy suited to tackle inflation?
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