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www.businesstoday.in
March 6, 2008
In all the hype and hoopla over the massive giveaways in Budget 2008—the Rs 60,000-crore farm loan waiver, the restructuring of personal Income Tax slabs and the wide-ranging cuts in excise duty rates—the media and experts alike have missed one key point:


www.businesstoday.in
March 5, 2008
 The farm sector, long regarded as the laggard that has been holding back the India growth story, may throw up a pleasant surprise.


Arnab Mitra
March 4, 2008
ITC’s Divisional CEOs run their businesses almost independently, and this is what fuels entrepreneurship and excellence within its portals.


www.businesstoday.in
March 2, 2008
This Budget was presented in the context of an interesting year from a macro-economic perspective. The year started out on a very positive note with strong economic indicators and a buoyant capital market, but ended with tangible concerns around a slowdown in global growth and its impact on emerging economies like India and China.


www.businesstoday.in
March 2, 2008
The Finance Minister was uniquely positioned to present a landmark Budget, as Budget 2008 comes in the backdrop of robust economic growth in GDP of 8.7 per cent in 2007-08.


www.businesstoday.in
March 9, 2008
You may be a Harvard Graduate, one of the finest legal minds in the country and even an old hand at budget making, but when you are also a politician with political masters and, worse, an election to win, then you have no choice but to set aside whatever your rational mind may dictate.


www.businesstoday.in
March 1, 2008
Few finance ministers enjoy the comfortable buffer that P. Chidambaram did when he put together Budget 2008. A booming exchequer with tax revenues exceeding targets, a consistently growing economy and a robust inflow of foreign investment.


www.businesstoday.in
March 1, 2008
P. Chidambaram considers himself a lucky Finance Minister—that is, one who brings luck. And lucky he has been over the last four years as India’s Chief Financial Officer, but not so much because of his government’s policy making as the economic boom across the world.


Shalini S. Dagar
March 1, 2008
Writing off farm loans worth Rs 60,000 crore, increasing Income Tax exemptions, slashing excise duties?Finance Minister Chidambaram’s Budget 2008 is aimed at winning votes in an early poll. Watch complete Budget speechHighlights of Union Budget 2008Full coverage: Budget 2008Surfers' comments on Budget 2008Read full text of FM's speechClick to read sectoral analysisRead experts views on Budget 2008Budget at a glanceWhat’s cheaper, what’s dearer?


www.businesstoday.in
March 1, 2008
Rising household incomes, per capita consumption, increased FOReign investments and growing demand from rural markets have allowed the sector to grow at a steady 12-13 per cent in 2007.


www.businesstoday.in
March 1, 2008
Some CEOs liked it, some didn’t, but few could afford to ignore Chidambaram’s 2008-09 budgetary bouquet.


www.businesstoday.in
February 20, 2008
Finance Minister P. Chidambaram is under tremendous pressure—to deliver a Budget that keeps everyone happy. There is, after all, the small matter of 10 state elections later this year and the general elections in 2009.


Shalini S. Dagar
February 20, 2008
The economy is slowing down, foreign investors have turned wary, and there is an election to be won next year. So, will Finance Minister P. Chidambaram script Budget 2008 for votes or growth? Shalini S. Dagar tells us what we can expect this year.  Full coverage: Budget 2008-09


www.businesstoday.in
February 18, 2008
There are now unmistakable signals that the Indian economy is losing steam. All indicators seem to point towards a slowdown in the offing.


Anand Adhikari
February 5, 2008
HDFC Bank has emerged as #1 for the 5th year running. What is the secret formula that keeps it ahead, year after year?


E. Kumar Sharma
November 26, 2007
Landscaping gets a new twist with fully-grown anytime, anywhere trees.


Arnab Mitra
November 14, 2007
By drawing on ITC’s strengths in businesses as diverse as cigarettes to hotels to agri-business, Chairman Y.C. Deveshwar has built an FMCG machine that’s become the market leader in several segments. Now, it’s eyeing the No. 1 slot.


www.businesstoday.in
November 14, 2007
India is on the threshold of a retail revolution. In fact, it has, in some segments, already traversed some way down that path.


By Rahul Sachitanand
September 24, 2007
Listings are horribly hard to put together. This one is more so. For one, how does one measure power? For another, when there are so many talented and successful women in Indian business, how does one zero in on the 25 most powerful? The first question is relatively easy to answer.


By Shalini S. Dagar
September 21, 2007
There was surprising unanimity and some squabbling among different states at the India Today State of the States Conclave 2007 on September 14.


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