Editors note

Editors note

Rajeev Dubey, Editor, Business Today

Navigating the Cryptomaze

Jun 24, 2021

Even as crypto trading in the country has peaked to $500 million (around Rs 3,650 crore) daily, there are no answers to whether India will allow crypto-currencies! If yes, in what form, when and how?

Rajeev Dubey, Editor, Business Today

Tech's Great Leap

Jun 09, 2021

Anywhere Tech is BT's special annual compilation to showcase tech-novation across the country. Take the case of the financial services industry where the big Q has long been whether banks of the future will be traditional banks as we know them or will technology finance firms such as Google, Facebook or Amazon dominate tomorrow's banking industry

Rajeev Dubey, Editor, Business Today

Matching Ambition With Carbon Goals

May 12, 2021

The spotlight is now on the big emitters to get India to the goal of zero carbon by 2050. Tatas, Reliance Industries, Aditya Birla Group, Mahindras, ITC, Larsen and Toubro, Adani, JSW, Essar, Vedanta, ACC and others have already articulated their intention to achieve "net zero emission" by slashing greenhouse gases

Rajeev Dubey, Editor, Business Today

Shaky Quarters, Stalled Recovery!

Apr 29, 2021

As unsuspecting Central and state governments wound up the massive emergency Covid-care hospitals across the country in January and February, they had no inkling that Covid-wave II was already building up across the country

Rajeev Dubey, Editor, Business Today

Quest to Be the World's Factory

Apr 14, 2021

With total incentives committed going as high as Rs 1.99 lakh crore over five years, PLIs now rival some of the biggest Government of India outlays such as Rs 3.05 lakh crore for reforms-based result-linked power distribution sector scheme and the Rs 1.4 lakh-crore Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban)

Rajeev Dubey, Editor, Business Today

Chasing Evaders: Outreach or Over-reach?

Mar 31, 2021

If India's tax- to-GDP ratio of 17.7 per cent has to get anywhere near developed countries' 25-35-36 per cent, those who should pay taxes must be brought under the tax net. But that's easier said than done

Rajeev Dubey, Editor, Business Today

The Coolest Ones

Mar 18, 2021

The Coolest Workplaces have gone out of their way to protect and comfort workforce in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak

Rajeev Dubey, Editor, Business Today

Banking's Soul-search

Mar 03, 2021

If the Indian economy has to accelerate to rapid growth, the Rs 180-lakh-crore banking industry will have to play a pivotal role. But, for that, its loan book will have to expand multi-fold

Rajeev Dubey, Editor, Business Today

Prepping for Next 150 Years?

Feb 18, 2021

The $106-billion Tata Group has already thrived for a century and a half - more than twice the age of the Republic of India

Rajeev Dubey, Editor, Business Today

Shedding Baggage

Feb 05, 2021

Budget 2021 has re-imagined both spending and borrowing and reposed faith in large-scale infrastructure building and healthcare as well as bold disinvestment to trigger economic growth and consumption cycle in the economy. That's just what the doctor ordered

Rajeev Dubey, Editor, Business Today

The Growth Recipe

Jan 06, 2021

The New Year raises new hopes, new expectations, new aspirations - even new anxieties. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has raised hopes by inviting ideas to spur growth with a promise to deliver "a Budget like never before"