India jumped 30 ranks last year to make its place in top 100 on the list. The World Bank is all set to release its 2019 edition of the Ease of Doing Business ranking today as India watches with baited breath if the nation will repeat the last year’s success and jump...
Already, the International Monetary Fund has warned of the CAD worsening to as high as 3% of India’s GDP in 2018-19, against 1.9% a year before. India and Japan on Monday signed a pact to raise the scope of a bilateral currency swap arrangement to a record $75 billion,...
The government has taken 12 decisions for the small industries which are like Diwali gifts for the sector, said PM Narendra Modi With elections just seven months away, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has shifted his entire focus on revival of the MSME sector, which may have suffered the most...
It's time once again to try and summarize the last 12 months in a handy list. But before I dive in, some quick thoughts. It was an odd year for green business, and it began with some mixed signals about how far companies were coming on sustainability. A GreenBiz...
Andrew Yang is running for president with an appealing offer: He wants to give Americans between the ages of 18 and 64 “free” money each month. His other policy proposals include universal Medicare and statehood for Puerto Rico. Though his controversial ideas make his candidacy a longshot, Yang, a 43-year-old...
US Vice President Mike Pence. (Reuters) China on Sunday hit back at US Vice President Mike Pence for accusing it of luring developing nations into a debt trap through the loans Beijing offers for infrastructure, asserting that not a single country has been “mired in debt” because of cooperation...
According to Icra, about 10.9 gigawatt (GW) of solar power capacity has been commissioned between July 2017 and September 2018, with most of the projects being awarded prior to July 2017. State power distribution companies (discoms) will have to shell out nearly Rs 2,000 crore as one-time compensation towards...
People value the notion of national energy independence highly, but they are even more excited and supportive about what we now call small "i" independence. The kind of independence that can come from electricity produced locally from solar and wind. Source link
© Bloomberg. An American flag flies outside the Capitol building in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, June 21, 2018. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi want President Trump's...
The existing APMC jurisdiction made it mandatory for the farmers to sell their crops in mandis within a geographically delineated market area. (Reuters) In a major move aimed at dismantling the monopoly of the Agriculture Produce Market Committee (APMC), Maharashtra became the second state after Bihar to allow trade...