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View: It's time to scrutinise the link between poverty and income inequality
Why does the rise of crorepatis cause poverty to increase? Much of their wealth gains are due to property and stock market booms, which do not translate into greater employment opportunities. Worse, these gains accrue at the expense of those at the bottom of the wealth ladder. The distributions of wealth and power also affect the allocation of investment opportunities.
4045 times is the highest CEO pay ratio in India Inc for FY19
At HEG, a graphite electrode manufacturer, the CEO earned 4,045 times the media...
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Wealth of India's richest 1% more than 4-times of total for 70% poorest: Oxfam
India's richest 1% hold more than four-times the wealth held by 953 mn people who make up for the bottom 70%.
Sensex jumps 200 points, trades at all-time high; Nifty tops 12,400
Shares of oil exploration and marketing companies were down as oil prices jumped.
Layoffs, rejig one-time exercise, will be over soon: Oyo CEO
Oyo is asking about 20% of its 12,000 employees to go, but this will end very soon, according to Oyo's CEO.
View: FM needs to restore RBI’s independence, and sternly balance her Budget
It is the central government, and its financier, the Reserve Bank of India. Sitharaman had budgeted for a generous fiscal deficit, and former RBI governor Urjit Patel had reluctantly promised to finance it.
Consumer confidence plunges 7.3% in January 2020: Report
The monthly PCSI, which is driven by the aggregation of the four weighted sub-indices, has plummeted for at least 3 of the 4 sub indices. The four sub-indices are: Current Conditions Index; Expectations Index; Investment Index; and Jobs Index.
How European economic major Germany nixed Chinese plans on Kashmir in UNSC
ET has learnt that Germany advocated that there has been improvement on the ground situation in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir and that there was no necessity to call another meeting of UNSC on the matter.
IMF cuts India’s FY20 growth forecast to 4.8%
The IMF cut its estimate citing a sharper-than-expected slowdown in local demand and stress in NBFC sector.
Gold gains on heightened safe-haven interest, palladium soars
Spot gold was up 0.2% to $1,559.99 per ounce by 1514 GMT, having earlier touched its highest since Jan. 10 at $1,562.51. U.S. gold futures were little changed at $1,560.20.
Sensex plunges 416 pts, Nifty below 12,250: Key factors behind market pain
Market participants also remained on the sidelines ahead of the Union Budget.
View: Domestic stability is a prerequisite for an economic revival
India Inc, in its interactions with the PM, should have driven home the simple fact that peace and stability is a prerequisite for the economy getting back on track, and that needs to be in place before attending to administering any medicines for the country’s current economic ills.
Manishi Raychaudhuri on why BNP Paribas is overweight India despite a slowing economy
There is a pretty wide universe of companies which generate excess returns routinely.
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.
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