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May 23, 2017
OPEC output cuts, more expensive oil push India to consider US, Canadian suppliersIndia now imports 86 percent of its oil needs from OPEC states to meet its 4.6 million barrels per day (bpd) refining capacity.
May 20, 2017
GST rates fixed: A few concerns remain but big political, economic win for Narendra ModiAny doubts whether 1 July rollout of GST is possible has been put to rest. With the major challenge of rate fitment done, the biggest tax reform is set to meet the deadline
May 15, 2017
Ransomware attack: West Bengal state power company's computers hit; Kerala, AP too affectedThe cyber attack, which shut car factories, hospitals, shops and schools over the weekend, has proved less severe than anticipated in Asia, but industry professionals have flagged potential risks in the future.
Apr 20, 2017
Petrol pumps to remain shut on Sundays: Fuel conscious? Or merely money-conscious?Could it be that the privileges these pump owners once enjoyed – of cash transactions, of favourable deals and of shortchanging customers – are now coming to a close in a digitized and more transparent age?
Apr 17, 2017
Indians love credit cards like never before; here's what the 28% spike in outstanding meansThe drying up of credit for industries shows that stagnation in economic activities is real on the ground no matter the 7 percent GDP growth released by government statistical office.
Mar 15, 2017
Consumers quaff imported wines as domestic wine brands seen inferior and lacking status, finds surveyMumbai remains India’s largest wine consumption market, it is largely a domestic wine-driven market with low frequency of wine purchases and relatively lower spending on wine, compared to other centres.
Mar 07, 2017
GDP data: Why demonetisation continues to affect consumer sentiment despite rosy numbersAnalysts said that consumption is likely to slow down in March due to demonetisation and high base last year
Mar 01, 2017
Oct-Dec GDP at 7%: Was demonetisation demonised by critics? Wait until Q4 numbers comeThe biggest mystery is about the surge in private consumption.
Feb 04, 2017
Budget for Bharat: Large investments but only a mild push to rural consumptionThe real push needed is in rural spending through government investment. Has the Budget 2017-18 actually helped this cause?
Feb 03, 2017
Budget 2017 – How these 5 key points would shape up India’s competitivenessThe overall analysis of the Budget 2017 reflects a balanced approach towards enhancing the overall competitiveness of the country with a clear focus on eliminating the pain points of different sections of the society