The plunge in the value of cryptocurrencies also revealed that they are not as insulated from the financial markets as they are made out to be.
The crime of sedition has, thankfully, been put in cold storage. Embarrassing as it was for India’s reputation, no government wanted to give up the power to threaten their critics with the charge of sedition.
Digital transformation is still in an early phase, which means many hard-hit cloud and “software-as-a-service” stocks could bounce back in years to come
Elon Musk is hunting for new Asian production hubs for his EVs. Indonesia looks like the clear winner, while India appears to have missed the boat.
A creative tension exists between the government and its internal auditor
Human waste could be a huge source of agricultural nutrients as the costs of synthetics soar. All it would take are improvements in sewage treatment and some big changes in attitudes.
While algos may be pieces of code devoid of emotion, the people writing and managing them in real-time are not. Mastering emotions is key to success.
While the benchmark indices have fallen by around 15 percent, there is carnage in the rest of the market
The higher-than-expected inflation is likely to result in another hike in the policy rate at the MPC’s next meeting on 6th-8th June
Until employment and growth catch up with the rising costs of vehicle ownership, demand from rural and lower-income households would continue to remain muted, affecting demand for two wheelers, 3-wheelers and low end passenger vehicles.
Desperate farmers, faced with ever increasing input costs and newly emerging threats to yields from resistant pests, are voting with their feet and simply planting GM crops, illegal or not. This unregulated mixing of GM foods into the agriculture supply chain has unforeseeable consequences of the environment as well as safety of consumers
In today’s edition of Moneycontrol Pro Panorama: Bond yields flashing red, Sri Lankan crisis decoded, Jinping eyes third term, Start-Up Street and more
BRICS could have been a bloc, while managing certain contradictions, and worked seamlessly with the rest of the world. But the western dominance on international finance and trade is so huge that even a group such as BRICS is waking up to the reality of not getting its house in order in time
Rich countries, including the United States, Canada, Japan and much of western Europe, that account for just 12 percent of the global population today are responsible for 50 percent of all the planet-warming greenhouse gases released from fossil fuels and industry over the past 170 years
ISRO has already opened its doors to private players to participate actively in the space sector and a mega project like Shukrayaan 1 would be an ideal platform to commercialise ground operations such as mission support and satellite broadband operations
Technical analysis provides insights into the market’s behaviour and its predictive abilities allow traders to gauge trends and manage risk
Solving the structural problems of lack of scale in our component manufacturing system and the disinterest among Indian manufacturers in obtaining quality certifications and/or maintaining quality standards will help in boosting exports
Despite the intensifying economic pain, few expect Xi to relax his zero-COVID campaign before securing an unprecedented third term
The biggest risk to profit expansion, apart from competition, comes from skyrocketing raw material prices, foreign exchange volatility and supply chain disruptions
Start-up entrepreneurs should be prepared for situations in which an early exit may happen
Ignore the noise, especially in these daunting times, and stick to disciplined, diversified, quality, low cost and boring investing
The company has reduced the share of raw materials imports from China
Successive governments made up their revenue shortfalls by borrowing abroad hand over fist. The much-acclaimed Sri Lankan model had feet of clay
Limited intervention space would see RBI targeting the long end of the rising sovereign curve
A “post-globalization” world would be poorer, less innovative, and more vulnerable to conflict. Free trade needs a spirited defense.