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Jan 10, 2015
Action on divestment to heat up as Jaitley assures of major sell-offs before March 31The two-and-a-half months are going to be a period of heightened activity on the disinvestment front
Jan 06, 2015
Arvind Panagariya at Niti Aayog reveals Modi govt's disdain for public sectorBy appointing Panagariya, the government seems to have sent out a worrying message because the economist enunciates an economic philosophy that prefers growth to welfare.
Dec 21, 2014
Don't rejoice welfarists, Jaitley's policy doesn't mark failure of liberal economicsThe public investment-led revival that Subramaniam is advocating is not the dig-ditches-fill-them approach that came to mark the interpretation and execution on the ground of the Keynesian model. Nor does it involve reckless government spending.
Dec 19, 2014
Govt ratifies 8.75% as FY15 EPFO interest rateOver five crore provident fund subscribers governed by the EPFO will get 8.75 percent interest on their deposits for the current fiscal.
Dec 09, 2014
EPFO may enhance exposure in public sector bondsRetirement fund body EPFO trustees will consider a proposal to increase the limit for investment in private sector bonds from existing 10 percent to 15 percent in their meeting scheduled on December 19.
Oct 31, 2014
Ghost of imprudent lending haunts state-run banks as private banks play safeOf the 18 banks that have announced earnings so far, the sharpest rise in bad loans have come from three state-run entities-Indian Overseas Bank (IoB), Andhra Bank and Punjab National Bank
Oct 29, 2014
Stress on banks' balance sheets a serious threat to Modi's economic revival agendaIt is highly critical for the Modi-government to address the deterioration in the financial health of companies and, in turn, that of banks, if it is serious about what it preaches
Sep 01, 2014
Govt prepares 4-yr blueprint for fund infusions in state-run banksThe fund infusion in public banks is likely to depend on the extent of equity dilution by government.
Aug 18, 2014
Female bank employees to soon get transfer postings of choiceThe Finance Ministry has asked the banks to formulate women-friendly transfer policies so that they can get transfers at places where their husbands are working or parents are living.
Jul 17, 2014
This graphic explains why state-run banks may become weaker after FY16The persisting stress of non state-run banks arising out of troubled loans is unlikely to recede in the near future unless an expected pick up in the economy translates into dramatic improvement in the cash flows of companies