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Indian economy today, growth rates & GDP estimates

The Indian Economy is slowing down. Growth rates have come down drastically as the new GDP estimates show. The reason for this to happen was primarily two: – demonetization and introduction of GST. The informal...

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Impact of demonetization drive, the good, the bad & the ugly

After growing at a rate of 7% plus continuously for six quarters, India’s GDP growth is set to decelerate in Q3FY17 on account of the NDA government’s demonetization move started on 8th November. While rendering...

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India growth slips in wake of cash ban

India’s economic growth rate dropped only slightly at the end of 2016 despite a controversial ban on high-value banknotes in November. Analysts doubt the government’s figure and fear the full impact has yet to be...

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Indian state elections – A referendum on PM Modi’s demonetization policy

Five Indian states are electing new governments over the next few weeks. The votes will prove to be a key test of PM Modi’s popularity, which has taken a hit due to his demonetization move....

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India: Budget 2017 and Direct Tax

The Finance Minister’s speech in the Lok Sabha this morning did not indicate too many changes to the direct tax laws. However, as always, the devil lies in the detail and the Finance Bill, 2017...

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Was demonetization successful?

On November 8, 2016 it was announced by the PM that currency notes of Rs 1000 and Rs 500 denomination having a total value of over Rs 15 lakh crores will cease to be legal...

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Opinion: India without cash – Modi has lost his bet

India wants to go digital and cash becomes outdated overnight. Prime minister Modi certainly wants to do the right thing. But with the demonetization move his calculation just doesn’t add up, writes Katja Keppner. Why...

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Impact of Demonetization

A week back government came with the sudden announcement that Rs 1000 and Rs 500 notes will cease to be legal tender. The government also provided various alternatives for the public to convert their defunct...

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Aadhaar: Direct cash transfers

When the AADHAAR scheme was introduced by UPA the BJP was against it. Today the Prime Minister is a strong advocate of the scheme. The UPA Government had the foresight to visualize the benefits of...

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Patent Box – Made in India

In a bid to encourage more companies retain and commercialise their patents in India, the Finance Act, 2016 includes a new scheme of taxation for incomes from patents.   We are discussing  the proposed “patent...

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How to market India

“One must care about a world one will never see,” said Mahatma Gandhi according to prime minister Narendra Modi: that is how he began his speech to the general assembly of the United Nations. Well,...

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India cuts red tape to boost foreign investment

Foreign companies looking to do business in India may soon find their chances of success greatly improved. In a bid to boost growth, India´s government has announced plans to ease overseas investment regulations. India is...