The move comes after a finance ministry official said on Thursday that the government is considering more steps to check widening CAD and is also hoping that rupee would stabilise. After raising import duties on 19 ‘non-essential’ items last month, the Narendra Modi government on Thursday hiked import...
There have always been movements with dissenting views on the money system: how it runs and whom it works for. But in the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, a new wave of money agitators has emerged, each with very distinct ideas about what money means. From bitcoin...
Italy's 2019 deficit may turn out higher than plan: EU officials ...
Conservative commentator David Frum has seemingly been as worried about a Trump presidency as any liberal. He tweeted something important a few days ago... This idea reminds me of Y2K. For my younger Millennial friends out there who may be hazy on the details, a quick refresher. A quirk...
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“Rural households contribute to approximately 50% of the GDP, 40% FMCG sales, 50% two-wheeler sales, 30% four-wheeler, and 45% telecom contribution,” the report said. In what could provide a major boost to India’s consumption story, rural households accounting for about 68% of the country’s population present an excellent...
UPDATE: Oct. 2 ― Amazon announced Tuesday that it would raise pay for all its employees to $15 per hour. CEO Jeff Bezos said in a release the company had listened to its critics.  WASHINGTON ― The nation’s second-largest employer is raising wages in response to outside pressure and advocacy from...