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Feb 15, 2012

Open Skies: It’s not exclusive to Air India anymore

Until now, Air India enjoyed a special privilege called the Right of First Refusal, which entitled it to operate the full capacity signed between India and another country under an air services agreement (ASA). #air india #Aviation #Indian Airlines #ThingsWeLike

Dec 22, 2011

Here are India’s top business newsmakers for 2011

Some cos faced the end of an era, while others basked in the promise of a new one ahead. It was also a year in which some firms became rising stars while others plumbed to new lows. #BSE Sensex #India Inc #Infosys #ListsEtc #Tata Group

Dec 14, 2011

Petrol prices may be hiked on 15 Dec

Petrol prices are likely to be hiked on 15 December because of the continuing fall in the value of the rupee against the greenback. #Business/Finance #Commodities market #Economy of India #Petrol price hike #Rupee #WhyNow

Oct 18, 2011

Hema Malini is still stocking up on gold. What about you?

She's not alone in that belief. Gold still glitters for several reputed experts and brokerages. Gold has been among the best performing asset classes of the decade, with a compounded annual growth rate of 13.2 percent from 2000 to 2008. #Citigroup #Gold #Hema Malini #ThingsWeLike

Sep 2, 2011

Sensex erases initial gains to trade 100 points higher

The benchmark Sensex has shed two-thirds of its 300-points gain in opening trade and is trading about 100 points higher at 16,778 at around 10:20 am. #BSE Sensex #CBI #Indiabulls #MarketWatch

Aug 30, 2011

Gloomy IMF is wrong to call on Bernanke to fix US economy

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke called on other policy makers to address challenges beyond the central bank's control - including long-term unemployment, housing and government budget deficits in the US and the sovereign-debt crisis in Europe. #Ben Bernanke #Business/Finance #DebtCrisis #International Monetary Fund #United States

Aug 26, 2011

SOS to govt: RBI can’t fix economy, you have to

Given that the RBI has done its part to cool demand, the government should now focus on improving supply. Making soothing statements on the economy simply don't cut it anymore. The government must act to revive the economy. #BSE Sensex #Inflation #Monetary policy #Mrfixit #RBI #Reserve Bank of India

Aug 15, 2011

Car sales hit the brakes

Even if the festival season (starting in September) ushers in a bonanza of discounts and a line-up of new car models from companies, consumers might be unwilling to spend their annual bonuses on expensive items such as cars right now. #cheapest car #Europe #Maruti Suzuki #Tata Motors #WhatNext

Aug 11, 2011

Investor rating: S&P wins 3 games to 2

While some top investment guys supported the credit rating agency's downgrade of US debt, billionaires like Warren Buffet jumped in to defend United States and criticised S&P for its action. #Bill Gross #ExpertView #Federal Reserve System #Jim Rogers #Mark Mobius #Warren Buffett

Aug 8, 2011

S&P got it wrong, economy will avoid second recession: Buffett

However, the ratings downgrade and Europe's debt crisis will be on everyone's mind this week. So, how will markets react? #DebtCrisis #DOW #equity markets #Gold #MarketCrash