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FUELLING ECONOMIC GROWTH

A dozen experts interpret Budget 2020 and its impact

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Business Today
February 23, 2020

What Budget 2020 Has For You

The decision to switch to the new income tax rates will depend on the level of deductions that you are able to use in the present regime.

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Business Today
February 23, 2020

Budget 2020 - What Will Work, What Will Not

The Budget aims at boosting consumption and private investment to pull the economy forward.

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Business Today
February 23, 2020

FUTURE OF WORK

Leading experts on the radical changes in jobs, workplace, skills, privacy and employee well-being

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Business Today
February 09, 2020

Smart Lending

P2P LENDING IS EMERGING AS AN ATTRACTIVE INVESTMENT OPTION IN THE DEBT SEGMENT PROMISING 15-20 PER CENT RETURNS

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Business Today
February 09, 2020

Save LTCG Tax on Stocks

GAINS ABOVE ₹1 LAKH ON SHARES ARE TAXED. HERE IS HOW YOU CAN CHURN THE PORTFOLIO TO PAY LESS

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Business Today
February 09, 2020

Best Advice I Ever Got

“YOU HAVE TO PROTECT YOUR RESOURCE-GENERATING ENGINE”

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Business Today
February 09, 2020

How To Save Tax

Here are some tips for smart tax planning in 2020

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Business Today
February 09, 2020

New Fault Lines in Banking

Even as banks lower their NPAs for the year, new areas of stress are emerging that may create headaches for the financial sector and the RBI.

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Business Today
January 26, 2020

Knocked Out

PESSIMISM RULES AS CORPORATE LEADERS EXPECT A DULL BUDGET AND BELOW 5 PER CENT GROWTH IN 2019/20, FINDS THE LATEST BUSINESS TODAY-C FORE BUSINESS CONFIDENCE SURVEY

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Business Today
January 26, 2020

MALLS WITH AIRPORTS

The land of duty-free has grown to such an extent that these stores are now destinations by themselves

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Business Today
January 26, 2020

GOING WITH THE TIDE

MARKET BUOYANCY LED TO A STELLAR SHOW BY IPOs THOUGH FUNDS RAISED WERE LOW

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Business Today
January 26, 2020

BAYER-MONSANTO POWER OF TWO

HOW THE MERGER OF MNC GIANTS BAYER AND MONSANTO IS LIKELY TO PAN OUT IN INDIA

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Business Today
January 26, 2020

A Potential Hire

More and more companies are hiring people with disabilities to strengthen their brand and tap into new customer segments

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Business Today
January 26, 2020

The Slowing Economy Will Remain So For Some Time

Will the Narendra Modi government announce a populist Union Budget to arrest the economic slowdown? Will Budget 2020 offer tax sops and income tax relaxation to stimulate demand? Unlikely, says Bibek Debroy, Chairman, Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM). Debroy tells Business Today’s Joe C. Mathew that a stimulus is neither feasible nor desirable and a clear and credible roadmap for fiscal consolidation is the need of the hour. Edited excerpts:

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Business Today
January 26, 2020

Government Doesn't Have The Bench Strength To Handle The Economy

The Indian economy is going through one of its longest spells of slowdown — six quarters and counting. Even as government and independent commentators are groping in the dark for possible ways to turn around a decelerating economy, Business Today’s Dipak Mondal and Joe C. Mathew caught up with P. Chidambaram, who has presented eight Budgets as finance minister. Excerpts from his analysis of the crisis:

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Business Today
January 26, 2020

How To Steady A Wobbly Economy

Prescriptions from top experts in business, economics, politics and taxation

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Business Today
January 26, 2020

WHEN MANUFACTURING GOES 3D

A number of industries have started using 3D printing to make goods. Makers of 3D printers expect the trickle to soon turn into a flood

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Business Today
January 12, 2020

Work in Progress

India’s data protection Bill has implications for citizens, companies and the government. But many questions need answers before it can near implementation

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Business Today
January 12, 2020

Legal Shocker

THE NCLAT DECISION TO REINSTATE CYRUS MISTRY AS TATA SONS EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN HAS TURNED THE TABLES ON THE TATA GROUP. WHAT NEXT?

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Business Today
January 12, 2020

Lacking Bite

DESPITE BEING ARMED WITH STATUTORY AND ARREST POWERS, SFIO INVESTIGATIONS HAVE LED TO FEW CONVICTIONS. THIS RAISES QUESTIONS ABOUT ITS EFFECTIVENESS

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Business Today
January 12, 2020

High Risk, High Reward

ALTHOUGH PMS PLANS PERFORM BETTER THAN MUTUAL FUNDS IN THE LONG RUN, INVESTORS MUST BE AWARE OF THE RISKS INVOLVED

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Business Today
January 12, 2020

PEACE FOCUS WORK

How leaders are using mindfulness to improve productivity

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Business Today
January 12, 2020

IF THERE'S AN ELEMENT OF FAILURE, TRY TO FAIL FAST

The over $22 billion pharma major AstraZeneca has seen one of the most remarkable turnarounds in drug research history. With 144 projects in clinical trials and 16 new molecular entities in final Phase-III trials, it boasts of a new drugs pipeline bigger than that of rivals Pfizer and Roche – both more than double its size in revenue. Yet, the world’s 14th largest pharma company faces multiple challenges, two of which are Brexit and the US-China trade war (18% revenue from China and 30% from the US). Business Today’s Rajeev Dubey caught up with AstraZeneca’s Non-executive Chairman, Leif Johansson, during his recent India visit. Edited Excerpts:

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Business Today
January 12, 2020

GAMING GST

BUSINESSES ACROSS THE COUNTRY ARE INDULGING IN LARGE GST VIOLATIONS. NO WONDER THERE IS A HUGE SHORTFALL IN COLLECTIONS

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Business Today
January 12, 2020

Your Money in 2020

Innovation in products will be the key factor, be it banking, mutual funds, insurance or loans

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Business Today
January 12, 2020

GST Shock For States

Many states are facing severe revenue constraints as GST collections remain subdued and centre delays transfer of their share of taxes

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Business Today
January 12, 2020

USE THIS SLOWDOWN TO OPEN UP SERVICES AND MANUFACTURING

Paris-based Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD's) Economic Survey of India 2019 report forecast 5.8 per cent GDP growth in 2019/20. The survey hinted at a positive momentum thereafter with 6.2 per cent growth in 2020/21. In an exclusive interview with Business Today’s Joe C. Mathew, OECD Chief Economist Laurence Boone says India must look at the slowdown as an opportunity and speed up reforms

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Business Today
December 29, 2019

The Money Multiplier

UDAY KOTAK HAS ENSURED PHENOMENAL GROWTH WITHOUT ADDING TOO MUCH RISK.

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Business Today
December 29, 2019

TAMING THE JOB HOPPER

SHORTER EMPLOYEE STINTS IS A NEW REALITY. HERE IS WHAT MANAGEMENTS ARE DOING TO BUILD LOYALTY AND GET TEAMS TO DELIVER.

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Business Today
December 29, 2019