By Shishir Gupta, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 20, 2021 12:27 PM IST
Foreign minister S Jaishankar said that India can strengthen and de-risk the global economy through more effective partnership, like the supply chain resilience initiative with Japan and Australia.
UPDATED ON FEB 25, 2021 03:23 PM IST
- China dismissed efforts to shift US supply chains toward alternative sources as unrealistic, hitting back hours after President Joe Biden signed an order to review how America buys strategic goods.
By Aparajita Bharti and Bindushree D
PUBLISHED ON DEC 24, 2020 06:32 PM IST
A continued focus on land and property rights is important — these cross-cutting issues not only impact the growth of India’s economy but play an important role in the lives of all Indians.
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2020 06:33 PM IST
The startup has created a strong network of urban health-centric consumer base through quality assurance and fresh farm-to-home delivery.
Hindustan Times | By Aprajita Sharad, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 20, 2020 01:13 PM IST
Sumit Saran, Director SS Associates, speaks on how to lead businesses in tough times like the pandemic
Bloomberg | By Bloomberg| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 02, 2020 08:56 AM IST
Xi said the impact of the coronavirus epidemic exposed hidden risks in China’s industrial and supply chains, without elaborating, thus necessitating “independent, controllable, safe, and reliable” chains.
Kolkata | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2020 06:04 PM IST
According to traders, prices of vegetables and fish could soften when local train services resume
By Aruna Pandey, Lopamudra Sanyal and Ingrid Srinath
UPDATED ON SEP 30, 2020 10:56 PM IST
Those of us with seats at policymaking or grant-making tables have a responsibility to speak up and amplify the work of others. With the imminent shrinking of resources, there is a greater urgency for government, industry, CSOs and citizenry to work as collaborators with shared goals and innovative approaches.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Panchkula:
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2020 11:21 PM IST
Congress leader Ranjeeta Mehta demanded that the government withdraw the bills or bring about a fourth amendment to ensure strict punishment to those buying products at lesser cost than the MSP
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Zia Haq
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2020 11:37 PM IST
The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020, lays down a new architecture for contract farming in the country so that agribusiness and farmers can engage with one another more confidently, enable modern supply chains and investments by agribusinesses in cultivation.
By Arun Maira
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2020 08:13 AM IST
For nations to become competitive, it is not enough to develop a few, large, world-class companies. Industrial ecosystems within countries, comprising webs of small and large, and formal and informal enterprises, must compete with ecosystems in other countries.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2020 01:21 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighted India as an alternative destination for trade and investment at a time when the world community is focused on developing new supply and value chains to replace those disrupted by the pandemic.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
UPDATED ON AUG 22, 2020 05:08 PM IST
The home secretary’s letter to states says that local level restrictions on inter and intra- state movement of people and goods are impacting supply chains nationwide resulting in disruption of economic activity and leading to unemployment also.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Roshan Kishore
UPDATED ON AUG 22, 2020 08:58 AM IST
Only one in four of India’s Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), which produce almost 30% of the country’s GDP and employ almost one fourth of the work force, were using even half of their installed capacity on August 1.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2020 07:10 AM IST
While companies have been actively looking to diversify supply chains amid the US-China trade tensions and the coronavirus outbreak, it hasn’t yet translated into big gains for India despite the nation making it cheaper for businesses to open shop.
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2020 07:31 PM IST
With the learnings from the coronavirus pandemic, India must evolve a long-term response. Here are four suggestions. Create a bad bank; focus on public health; rethink manufacturing; and get cities right
Bengaluru | By Reuters| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 28, 2020 01:59 PM IST
Flipkart said its hyperlocal service, dubbed Flipkart Quick, will also sell mobile phones and stationery items, taking it a step further than Amazon’s quick-delivery service that mainly offers just groceries.
By Gopal Krishna Agarwal
UPDATED ON JUL 27, 2020 06:45 PM IST
By opting out of RCEP, PM Modi had already shown the way. This is an opportunity for the domestic economy
By Zorawar Daulet Singh
UPDATED ON JUL 27, 2020 06:47 PM IST
India must consider its impact on domestic livelihood needs, modernisation efforts, and geopolitical goals
Hindustan Times | By Lalita Panicker
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2020 05:43 AM IST
The lack of safe abortion facilities will have an impact on both health and family planning long after the coronavirus crisis is overcome, both in terms of unwanted pregnancies and unsafe abortions. Planning for this now is the only option
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rajeev Jayaswal
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2020 04:57 AM IST
The government is considering making it mandatory for all retailers and e-commerce platforms to display the country of origin on every product they sell so that consumers have a choice between local and imported goods, people aware of the development said.
By Yamini Aiyar and Mekhala Krishnamurthy
UPDATED ON JUN 15, 2020 06:24 PM IST
Move beyond State-market, rural-urban, agri-non agri and welfare-growth binaries. They are linked
UPDATED ON JUN 12, 2020 07:22 PM IST
More clarity is required on both the economy and environment
Indo Asian News Service| Posted by Kabir Bhandari | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 30, 2020 04:34 PM IST
Brands and retailers have asked the malls to close the commercial agreements with reduced rents linked to the trading density of the malls.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAY 11, 2020 10:26 PM IST
Give states more authority and relax restrictions
By Yamini Aiyar
UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2020 06:07 PM IST
Rework migrant policies; reset the Covid-19 crisis management set-up, and improve communication
New Delhi | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2020 04:47 PM IST
The Indian government in March put a hold on exports of several drugs including paracetamol to secure supplies for its people after the coronavirus outbreak disrupted the industry’s supply chain globally.
Hindustan Times, Meerut | By S Raju
UPDATED ON MAY 05, 2020 06:18 PM IST
Some of the buyers have also started hoarding, anticipating a hike in prices due to the prevailing uncertainty over the supply of vegetables and fruits.
Mint, New Delhi | By Asit Ranjan Mishra
UPDATED ON MAY 05, 2020 05:46 AM IST
The decline in operating conditions was partially driven by an unprecedented contraction in output. “Amid widespread business closures, demand conditions were severely hampered in April. New orders fell for the first time in two-and-a-half years”, a data analytics firm said.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rajeev Jayaswal
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2020 02:07 AM IST
While shops and direct-to-consumer businesses are slowly reopening in the other parts of the world, as well as in India, the crisis is likely to accelerate a trend that has gained strength in recent years: E-commerce.