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Last updated: 21 Aug, 2019  
 Editorials
Exports.9.Thmb.jpg Exports sector: Where is it heading?
Bikky Khosla | 20 Aug, 2019
The Ministry of Commerce and Industry churned out monthly exports data last week. According to the latest figures, exports rose 2.25 percent y-o-y in July to $26.33 billion from $25.75 billion reported for the corresponding month of the previous year.  
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India.Growth.9.Thmb.jpg Time to fight slowdown
Bikky Khosla | 13 Aug, 2019
With trade tension between the two largest economies – US and China – showing no sign of improvement, multinational financial services firm Morgan Stanley has warned that the global economy is inching toward a recession 
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Up.Down.Arrow.9.Thmb.jpg Growth slowdown
Bikky Khosla | 05 Aug, 2019
Discussions abound these days on the Indian economy losing its steam. With a sizeable number of indicators of the consumer economy flashing red, the concern seems to have reasonable grounds.  
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tradeindia-logoTHMB.jpg TI Logistics: Shipping made easy
Bikky Khosla | 29 Jul, 2019
Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) often struggle when it comes to logistics and shipping. While handling these daunting tasks all by itself is hardly possible for a small business, no less difficult is it even to find out a reliable and efficient delivery service provider at an affordable price.  
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India.Growth.9.Thmb.jpg Demographic dividend: Skill gap a big barrier
Bikky Khosla | 23 Jul, 2019
A media report on Monday said that the working-age population (people between 15 and 64 years of age) of the country has grown larger than the dependant population (children aged 14 or below and people above 65 years of age) since 2018.  
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Exports.9.Thmb.jpg Budget neglects export sector!
Bikky Khosla | 16 Jul, 2019
Highlighting the importance of exports on a country’s economy, the latest Economic Survey said rightly that when an economy is in a virtuous cycle, investment, productivity growth, job creation, demand and exports feed into each other.  
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Sitharaman.9.Thmb.jpg MSME-friendly Budget
Bikky Khosla | 08 Jul, 2019
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman last week presented the first budget of the Modi government in its second term. She laid down a 10-point vision to transform India's economy to reach USD 5 trillion by 2025.  
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msme-THMB-2010.jpg Will Budget bring cheer to MSMEs
Bikky Khosla | 01 Jul, 2019
Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) are the backbone of the Indian economy …. This sector is key to addressing the lingering job crisis in the country. This is what we often hear in speeches. 
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