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India to foreign CEOs: ‘We’re waiting for you’

India to foreign CEOs: ‘We’re waiting for you’

By Wed, Nov 05, 2014 7:39PM UTC Comments Off India to foreign CEOs: ‘We’re waiting for you’

NEW DELHI (AP) — India's finance minister is urging foreign investors to help plug enormous gaps in the country's infrastructure blamed for holding up growth....

In major economic reform move, India deregulates diesel, raises gas prices

By Mon, Oct 20, 2014 8:57AM UTC Comments Off Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Pic: AP.

India has deregulated prices for diesel fuel while raising the cost of natural gas in the biggest-yet economic reform announced by new Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government....

India stocks, rupee rise as exit polls tip BJP win

By Tue, May 13, 2014 3:45PM UTC 1 Comment Indian Muslims talk in front of a money changer shop, in New Delhi, India. Pic: AP.

NEW DELHI (AP) — India's stock market and currency have been buoyed by exit polls predicting election victory for a pro-business party and its allies....

Rupee on the ropes? It’s the Indian economy, stupid

By Fri, Aug 23, 2013 5:09PM UTC 1 Comment Indian Muslims talk in front of a money changer shop, in New Delhi, India. Pic: AP.

I have not watched Chennai Express as yet. I like to catch the usually low IQ blockbuster Bollywood movies at the multiplex, to marvel at the immensely successful Hindi movie mindless masala business model play out yet again. Apart from Bollywood, the other distraction is cricket, which thankfully has been minimal due to Australia playing...

Survey: Indians disappointed with economy, govt

By Tue, Sep 11, 2012 2:42PM UTC Comments Off Survey: Indians disappointed with economy, govt

NEW DELHI (AP) — As their economy slows and the government is hammered by corruption scandals, Indians are increasingly dejected about their country’s future, according to a survey released Monday by the Pew Research Center. Only 38 percent of Indians were satisfied with the direction that the country had taken, a 13-percentage-point drop from last...

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