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FDI: Big bang reforms signal that India is open for business

Sep 15, 2012

FDI: Big bang reforms signal that India is open for business

Foreign investors can hardly believe what a difference a day can make. After months of policy paralysis, Manmohan Singh's government roared back to life on Friday by unleashing a blitz of reforms. #India #Manmohan Singh #FDI in retail #WhatThisMeans #FDI in Aviation
TCS and Infosys: They couldn't be more different

Apr 24, 2012

TCS and Infosys: They couldn't be more different

It's impossible not to make a comparison between two of India's biggest software service providers, especially when their results provide such a striking study in contrasts. #Infosys #Tata Consultancy Services #Software companies of India #FaceOff #Nasscom #WhatThisMeans
Single-brand FDI could go against Indian brands

Mar 29, 2012

Single-brand FDI could go against Indian brands

When introducing this measure in January this year, the government included a clause that only the 'owner of the brand' would be allowed to invest in retail firms under a single brand in India. #India #Private equity #Investment #Corporate governance #retail #single-brand retail #WhatThisMeans
Is Indian Railways a Kingfisher in the making?

Mar 29, 2012

Is Indian Railways a Kingfisher in the making?

According to the All India Railwaymen Federation, the railways has now begun deferring payments of certain employee allowances like overtime, night duty and travel allowances. #India #Indian Railways #Dinesh Trivedi #Sam Pitroda #Kingfisher PLC #WhatThisMeans #All India Railwaymen Federation
Is the long primary schedule hurting US Republicans?

Mar 03, 2012

Is the long primary schedule hurting US Republicans?

The idea behind the drawnout schedule of contests, party officials say, was to energise volunteers, attract more voters and capture the type of excitement that surrounded the epic battle in the 2008 Democratic primaries between Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton. #Barack Obama #Republican Party #Mitt Romney #US2012 #Rick Santorum #USelections #WhatThisMeans #Super Tuesday
Facebook, YouTube hitch a ride on telcos paying through their noses

Feb 25, 2012

Facebook, YouTube hitch a ride on telcos paying through their noses

Web giants are strengthening their relationships with consumers, while the telcos are finding their connections with customers reduced to a monthly bill and an occasional handset upgrade. #facebook #Social Networking #YouTube #WhatThisMeans #telecommunication
Why investors should be prepared for violent market swings

Feb 25, 2012

Why investors should be prepared for violent market swings

Will markets continue their upward trend despite the negatives that investors are seeing and feeling? #Inflation #BSE Sensex #markets #liquidity #WhatThisMeans
Who will benefit from direct jet fuel imports? Yes, Reliance Industries

Feb 08, 2012

Who will benefit from direct jet fuel imports? Yes, Reliance Industries

According to reports, Kingfisher Airlines is in talks with Reliance Industries to use the energy giant's infrastructure to import jet fuel and transport it from ports to airports and aircraft. #air india #Jet Airways #NewsTracker #Kingfisher Airlines #RIL #oil and gas #WhatThisMeans #Reliance Industries Ltd