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Last updated: 17 Nov, 2018  
Rupee.9.Thmb.jpg Rs 1 crore loan just in 59 minutes!
Bikky Khosla | 13 Nov, 2018
The government recently launched a 'Support and Outreach Initiative' for micro, small and medium enterprises. As part of this programme, 12 key initiatives have been launched. 
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Ease.Of.Doing.Business.9.Thmb.jpg India's rise in ease of doing business
Bikky Khosla | 06 Nov, 2018
The latest Ease of Doing Business report published by the World Bank has brought a pleasant surprise for India. Climbing 23 places in the ranking from the 100th place previously, we now stand at the 77th rank.  
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Us.china.9.thmb.jpg US-China tariff war: Opportunity for India
Bikky Khosla | 30 Oct, 2018
Ever since the possibility of a full-blown US-China 'tariff war' had come to the fore, reports began flowing in on how India should capitalize on this new global trade dynamics. And today, when the much talked-about 'war' is more a reality than a mere anticipation 
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startup.thmb.jpg Startup India: Much more needs to be done
Bikky Khosla | 23 Oct, 2018
Startup India, a flagship initiative by the government, first announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his 15 August 2015 address from the Red Fort, was later launched in 2016 with much fanfare. 
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Exports.9.Thmb.jpg Exports still doing well
Bikky Khosla | 16 Oct, 2018
Merchandise exports declined by 2.15 percent in September on a year-on-year basis, according to figures released by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry on Monday. It happened despite the ongoing sharp depreciation of the Rupee.  
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Rupee.9.Thmb.jpg Rupee fall: What awaits us
Bikky Khosla | 09 Sep, 2018
For the first time ever, the Indian Rupee closed at a record low of 74.06 against the greenback on Monday. Some experts are of the view that outflow of foreign funds from the equity segment and global market volatility may further pull the currency to the 75-mark in the coming days.  
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Rupee.9.Thmb.jpg Fiscal dilemma
Bikky Khosla | 02 Oct, 2018
Fiscal deficit for the April-August period climbed to Rs 5.91 lakh crore, accounting for 94.7% of the full year's target, according to data released by the Controller General of Accounts last week 
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msme-THMB-2010.jpg Awareness drives on MSME benefits
Bikky Khosla | 25 Sep, 2018
How many government schemes are currently in place to support our MSMEs? ? You may find this question a little difficult to answer! The same thing applies to the scores of skill development programmes offered by the Skill Development ministry.  
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