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Saturday, December 07, 2019



Individual insolvency to begin soon: IBBI Chairman

August 10, 2019 1:06 am

“We are going to commence individual insolvency and start with the insolvency resolution of personal guarantors to corporate debtors. It is difficult to give a timeline, but it will happen very soon,” he said at an event on “Financial Distress, Bankruptcy and Corporate Finance” held at the Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad (IIM-A).

It’s broke, fix it

September 21, 2018 12:10 am

The IL&FS trouble exposes the weakness in financial regulatory architecture. Reforms are called for

Infra sector investment, bankruptcy reforms top priorities for govt: Economic Secretary

October 17, 2017 12:21 pm

Subhash Chandra Garg also said that the massive need in India is to make it a formal economy, a less cash economy, improving based on transactions that those are the areas where (we will work).

Proceedings under IBC: Bankruptcy filing picks up to deal with mounting bad loans

July 18, 2017 7:03 am

The number of cases under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code 2016 went up to 87 in June, compared with 7 in January. On a quarterly basis, 202 cases were admitted in April-June as against 35 in January-March, as per data from NCLT benches

Japan's airbag maker Takata files for bankruptcy protection

June 26, 2017 7:50 am

The Tokyo-based car parts giant is facing lawsuits and huge costs over an airbag defect linked to at least 16 deaths globally. Takata shares soared more than 40 percent on Friday after collapsing over the week as traders made bets on its likely bankruptcy.

Why test for bankruptcy law is a larger test for India

June 12, 2017 12:38 am

First adjudication this month, idea is to ensure quicker resolution of debt pile-ups, free up locked capital for fresh lending.

Lok Sabha backs bankruptcy code, key to debt cleanup

May 05, 2016 6:15 pm

A debtor could be jailed for up to five years for concealing property or defrauding creditors under the new law. Bankrupt individuals would be barred from contesting elections.

Govt to introduce bankruptcy bill in Parliament on Monday

December 20, 2015 12:33 pm

"Finance Minister will introduce Insolvency and Bankruptcy bill in Parliament tomorrow," Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das tweeted.

Govt yet to pay for accommodation, gifts

May 16, 2014 5:02 am

The fest ended with exceeding the budget as five-star accommodations for VIP guests and food bills went too ahead of the planned fund.

A fresh start for microfinance

February 11, 2014 10:06 am

But consumer protection and redress cannot be left to the industry alone.