Sure enough, the government's intent to revive the ailing
rural and agro sectors to prop up domestic economic growth hit the right
chords with the pundits, but soon, serious doubts were raised over the
Centre's ability to implement its plans.
Vulture funds - or funds specifically focused on
distressed assets - aren't new to India, having been in the country
since 2000/01, but the regulatory hurdle of not being permitted to
repatriate funds saw many lose interest.
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C.K. Venkataraman, CEO, Jewellery at Titan Ltd., the largest organised
sector and listed player in the segment, believes that declining prices
of gold is actually an opportunity and sales volume is likely to get a
boost because of this trend.
FIIs are likely to migrate to IFSC because, besides the tax
benefits, financial transactions there will happen in foreign
currencies, eliminating their average loss of 5-6 per cent every year
due to rupee depreciation.
While the charges being levelled against Indian tyres in the US are
similar to those being raised against Chinese tyres in India, domestic
companies fear their recent and forthcoming investments may be
jeopardised by the Chinese onslaught.
Skill India is a major part of the Prime Minister's Make in
India programme, because without quality labour, one cannot make
anything. The FM has set aside Rs 1,700 crore in the 2016/17 budget in order to
set up 1,500 PMKVY Multi Skill Training Institutes around the country.