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Category Archives: India Infrastructure

Global moves: Oil revives global economics, India leads, Asia follows (Draft)

Brent below $90 brings with it a despondent stock market globally on abysmal production and services data for June across China, Europe and even USA. However, with OPEC keeping up … Continue reading

June 22, 2012

Gap recovers, Esprit spirals towards Sale | Deal Insight – The Retail Lifestyle also rans

  Of course, in keeping with the series’ semantics and character, because both GAP and Esprit have been out of Retail Lifestyle Winner shortlists for a long time and may … Continue reading

June 14, 2012

India vs China : ( A likes comparison) Chinese inflation ticks down to 3.4%

While Indian inflation is likely to step out of the sub 7% mark on the wholesale levels to more than 8% following the retail index, Chinese inflation ticked up to … Continue reading

May 10, 2012

Bank Results Season: Standard Chartered effectively neutralised in Asia? (Q1 2012)

The Temasek controversy apart ( Aside: This is not much of a controversy really, The investor wanted to hold $10 bln worth of Stan C shares and we assume and … Continue reading

May 2, 2012

FDI and Investing attractions in India: Where’s everything headed then!

From our india blogs India.advantages.us  and the wp Image here We as india writers have pushed out everything with insight in the last three four years, short of  the unworthy … Continue reading

March 24, 2012

US Economy: Everything’s A-OK ( under the circumstances) – Global Markets Preview Friday AM

The Greek Swap is done, 95.7% the official number from the Greek government for the no. of investors agreeing to the PSI interchange(exchange) . China’s retail inflation has ticked down … Continue reading

March 9, 2012

M&M is World no. 1 in Tractors: Deere does not provide business volumes on Tractors and Machinery?

M&M recently proclaimed its position as the World’s no. 1 Tractor maker as Deere & Co with Sales volume of $29.5 bln shot down the proclamation. Deere & Co however … Continue reading

January 10, 2012

India ventures into Global Retail for Economic rebalancing | Advantage FDI

When the Indian Cabinet approved 51% investment in multi brand retail by Foreign Investors/Global corporations it extended its welcome to Foreign Direct Investors in yet another arena which has been … Continue reading

November 26, 2011 · 1 Comment

Prioritising and growing India's Defence / Aviation spending

Kingfisher troubles Vijay Mallya’s refusal to call his Air Deccan purchase a low cost airline addition to its portfolio, is not without reason. With sales taxes of 30% and more … Continue reading

November 21, 2011 · 2 Comments

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