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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...
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
80% of the new jobs demand will come from Tier 2 and Tier 3 districts of just 10 states. India, which presently has a rich demographic dividend, will need 9.94 crore additional jobs over the decade, a report by global strategy consulting firm PwC has said, warning that lack...
Former RBI Governor Bimal Jalan. (PTI) The sharply depreciating rupee amidst rising global oil prices and the massive foreign funds outflow from the capital market are not crises comparable to the likes of the balance of payments (BoP) emergency India experienced in 1991 because the country’s fundamentals are stronger...
© 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...
Infosys co-founder N R Narayana Murthy. (Image: Reuters) Infosys co-founder N R Narayana Murthy showered praises on the Prime Minister Narendra Modi for introducing and executing major reforms such as Goods and Service Tax (GST), and for being the driving force behind the economic growth of the country. In an...
The next mission now is to build a digital payments ecosystem in the country, which reduces corruption and logistics cost for cash handling, and increases convenience and tax compliance. By Ravi Aurora Acknowledging the importance of financial inclusion to create an economic superpower, the government of started a historic movement...