January 22, 2015 15:38 (IST)
Finance Minister takes cue from the past, writes MK Venu.
January 15, 2015 15:20 (IST)
Now, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley must do his bit, writes MK Venu.
January 10, 2015 11:05 (IST)
How much to save is a question which keeps pestering us without a clear answer. Another question is whether to do it yourself or outsource your investing decision.
January 06, 2015 18:52 (IST)
The bench mark BSE index lost 900 points during the day as stock values fell across the board. The magnitude of the fall has caused a major scare among those who have been generally bullish about the Indian markets in recent months, especially after Modi took over as Prime Minister.
December 20, 2014 12:04 (IST)
Looking at the macroeconomics, 2015 should be a continuation of the second half of 2014: strengthened GDP, falling inflation, a stable currency, and strong FII inflows. GDP can pick up to 6-7 per cent from the current 5-6 per cent levels. With interest rates kept high, we can expect inflation to remain low.
December 15, 2014 15:23 (IST)
PM's focus must shift from foreign to domestic policy, says MK Venu.
November 25, 2014 12:30 (IST)
Make-In-India campaign is at risk, writes MK Venu.
November 06, 2014 12:42 (IST)
MK Venu on why reforms won't be like Dhoni's helicopter shots.
October 19, 2014 11:22 (IST)
The Modi government has done the right thing by decontrolling diesel prices. This single reform will have a huge ripple effect in the rest of the economy. For years, diesel has remained the elephant in the room in any discussion on the massive petroleum subsidy and its deleterious effect on other macro-parameters such as the fiscal deficit, current account deficit, inflation and growth.
October 17, 2014 12:20 (IST)
Arvind Subramanian's China insights will be useful for PM, writes MK Venu.
October 15, 2014 17:30 (IST)
Big change in under six months, writes BJPs Aman Sinha
October 15, 2014 07:00 (IST)
Multiple warnings that reforms are needed urgently, writes M.K. Venu.
October 10, 2014 10:43 (IST)
Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka is addressing a press conference to explain the September quarter earnings. Infosys beat profit estimates in Q2 today, reporting a profit of Rs 3,096 crore in the September quarter.
September 30, 2014 09:57 (IST)
Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan is likely to hold repo rate in his policy announcement today. The chances of a rate cut are slim, but Dr Rajan is known to surprise markets.
September 27, 2014 15:11 (IST)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 100 days in office have elicited a mixed response from analysts - some have complained about the absence of big bang reforms, while many others have applauded the new government for focusing on manufacturing and infrastructure.
August 31, 2014 16:25 (IST)
It was 4 a.m. in Mumbai and I had an international flight to catch in three hours. Recalling my disastrous experiences with popular radio cabs in the city, I decided to try my luck with Uber, which I had used in the US.
July 14, 2014 15:27 (IST)
Though the expectations were to set a framework and remove the bottlenecks under various regulations, clearances, Budget 2014 has been able to formulate and commit towards taking the first step, writes Himanshu Doshi.
July 14, 2014 12:32 (IST)
Budget 2014 was looked upon as the primary opportunity for the new government to provide a boost to the economy while continuing to improve the state of the fiscal deficit. In this regard, there was little doubt that the Finance Ministry had a daunting task before it to balance both major challenges faced by the economy.
July 14, 2014 11:08 (IST)
Though overall there is not much in the budget specifically for auto sector, the new government's industry friendly outlook should hopefully provide automotive industry a new lease of life, writes Chetan Kakariya.
July 13, 2014 16:14 (IST)
There is a need to enhance domestic production and India's energy security, says Sanjay Grover.