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Illustration by Anirban Ghosh

Cooperatives 2.0

Aug 06, 2021

The National Cooperative Policy, funding support and legislative measures to turn cooperatives more transparent and professional can boost growth in a big way

Illustration by Raj Verma & Graphics by Tanmoy Chakraborty

Southbound

Jul 08, 2021

After a minor jump in the previous quarter, business confidence stays on a downward slope as the second wave of the pandemic hits businesses, finds the latest Business Today's Business Confidence Index

Illustration by Raj Verma

Not price rise! FMCG players find other ways to fight inflation

Jun 24, 2021

Why and how the recent surge in FMCG prices is hurting middle class home budgets and company balance sheets

The Great GST Divide

Jun 24, 2021

Why the GST Council has become a battleground for a turf war between Centre and states

Illustration by Raj Verma

Asset Monetisation: The Missing Model

Apr 29, 2021

Centre hopes to monetise public sector assets such as land, roads and railways to finance an infrastructure push. But where is the model to achieve the Rs 2.5-lakh-crore target?

Illustration by Raj Verma & graphics by Tanmoy Chakraborty

Dead Cat Bounce?

Apr 14, 2021

The latest Business Today Business Confidence Index (BCI) shows slight improvement in overall sentiment despite the pessimism around economic and business issues

Photograph by Shekhar Gosh

Betting on BoT

Apr 14, 2021

Worsening NHAI finances are forcing the government to go back to the build-operate-transfer model for road projects

On the Slow Coach

Mar 31, 2021

Fifteen years in the making, only 650 km of the dedicated freight corridor has opened. Meeting the 3,381-km target by June 2022 appears a distant dream

Illustration by Raj Verma

Beating Mauritius

Feb 18, 2021

FDI surge from Cayman Islands makes it the new Mauritius; chorus grows China might be routing investments into India through it

Illustration by Raj Verma

Container Crunch

Feb 05, 2021

As India's imports fall, exporters are facing a shortage of containers

Illustration by Siddhant Jumde

Hope and Despair

Jan 06, 2021

Corporate leaders expect economic recovery to take over a year as the pandemic continues to affect businesses, finds the latest Business Today's Business Confidence Index survey