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Consumption boost: Govt spending drives growth, private investments yet to kick in

If good monsoons have propped up agriculture growth and demand in the rural economy, the government expenditure on account salary revisions by states gave impetus to the consumption story.

Focus should be on augmenting private investment: Former RBI Governor C Rangarajan

Rangarajan said the problems confronting stalled projects need to be addressed and then these have to be completed. "Then even for a small investment you get a better benefit," said C Rangarajan.


Take permission before joining private sector, RBI tells staff

The central bank’s move is to avoid any conflict of interest if a retired RBI official, who was privy to sensitive information, joins a private sector firm.

Thrust on pvt sector play in distribution: PowerMin

Asks bankers to work on a 3-yr roadmap to address funding concerns.

ICICI Bank looks to acquire Karnataka Bank

The country’s largest private sector bank,ICICI Bank,is learnt to have submitted a formal proposal to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to acquire Karnataka Bank,an old and listed private sector bank with a nationwide presence and over 500 branches.

Private sector feels India is a 'difficult place' for business: World Bank

'Private sector strongly feels that India is difficult place to do business in due to many regulations...'


Talks are on with private sector for reservation in jobs: Government

Social Justice Minister said the govt wants to be 'amicable' in negotiations.

In first half of FY15, govt to borrow Rs3.68 lakh cr

The net borrowing for the first half of next fiscal is targetted at Rs 2,93,000 crore through a mix of dated securities, treasury bills and inflation indexed bonds and will also include switching of government paper. “

Public in the private

The story of the relationship between state and private enterprise needs a rewrite.

Housing loans in villages is hot emerging market for banks

Private firms invested Rs 1,500 cr in rural housing in last two years.