Consumer Goods
Business  /  Published 06.07.20

Sales: villages lead revival

Consumer goods companies have reached 85 per cent of their markets by June after a near wipeout of their reach in April, with the recovery led by the rural regions. Analysts said the coverage should ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Opinion  /  Published 17.10.19

The govt shows no urgency to address the economy

The Indian economy is slowing down discernibly. Data released recently indicate that a number of organizations, including the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, the Reserve Bank of India, th...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 29.08.19

Sentiments do have real economic benefits

Sentiments matter for economic growth. Optimistic or upbeat sentiments encourage consumers to buy and borrow; businesses, on the other hand, are spurred to plan and invest. But when in reverse gear, d...
By Renu Kohli in

Opinion  /  Published 28.05.19

The task before the new NDA government

The National Democratic Alliance has received a fresh mandate from the people of India. There are many daunting tasks confronting the new government. On the economic front, there are a number of pendi...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 20.02.20

Slow death of industrial output

One of the key indicators of India’s economic slump is the declining consumer goods production rate. As per the Index of Industrial Production, the production rate was 5 per cent in 2017-18 and fell...
By Sangeeta Karanjai in

Business  /  Published 07.04.19

Mixed results expectation

India Inc is expected to report a mixed set of numbers for the fourth quarter ended March 2019. Sectors such as metals and automobiles are likely to disappoint, while IT services are expected to put u...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Business  /  Published 24.02.20

Hindustan Unilever to float a subsidiary

FMCG major HUL on Monday announced its plans to set up a subsidiary, which would be primarily engaged in manufacturing activities.The company’s board has given a go-ahead to a proposal to set up a s...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 20.08.19

Planting trees can't stop climate change

Climate change is upon us. Our experiences are daily confirming what climate models have long predicted. The sea is swallowing coastal villages. Between 1998 and 2017, over five lakh people are said t...
By Jaydev Jana in

Opinion  /  Published 21.06.19

Why the Essential Commodities Act should not go

The Niti Aayog has been considering whether to keep the Essential Commodities Act 1955 in abeyance for 10 years, or to scrap it altogether. The Act enables the government to impose limits on stocks of...
By The Editorial Board in


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