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Air India Privatisation: Will Modi Succeed Where Vajpayee Failed?

Fiscal year 2017-18 is proving to be a tough one for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government. The economy is slowly recovering from a big-bang disruption like demonetisation. 1,343 more words

Narendra Modi

Difference between Disinvestment and privatization

  • Privatization involves transforming the ownership of a public sector business to the private sector known as a ‘strategic buyer’. In privatization, full ownership is transferred to the strategic partner.
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Indigo’s expression of interest for Air India has surprised many. Why would the market leader in the domestic market want to take on huge financial (Rs 52000 crore debt) and non-financial liabilities (bloated workforce), they ask. 677 more words

Indian Market

Does Pension Freedom need a "disinvestment default"?

The success of auto-enrolment in encouraging 7 million new pension savers to stay in, has been attributed to the power of inertia. There may be some goodwill generated by “pension freedoms” but even workplace pension providers accept that most new workers in pensions are there because it was more trouble not to be! 850 more words


'End investment in fossil fuels' occupation at King's College London

Students at Kings College are occupying part of the Strand Campus in order to pressure management to disinvest from fossil fuels. Ewan Nicolson reports from the protest. 570 more words

Budget Impact Analysis - Banking & Financial Sector

By Payal Sachdeva and Tuhina Kumar


  1. Increase in tax concessions on bad loan provisioning as the Asset Quality Review by RBI has led to a steep increase in provisioning.
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Seattle City Council Pulls Out Of A $3 Billion Investment For The Dakota Access Pipeline - TruthTheory | The Galactic Free Press

By Jess Murray Truth Theory

A decision has been made by a committee of the Seattle City Council after vote results favoured a divestment of $3 billion of city money from Wells Fargo,  … 22 more words