Shaji Vikraman

Articles By Shaji Vikraman

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WEF Davos 2018: PM Narendra Modi warns of rising protectionism

MAKING OUT a case for eliminating rifts and differences to build a new world order, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday flagged the rising threat of protectionism with a new layer of tariff and non-tariff barriers being e

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WEF 2018: PM Narendra Modi reaches Davos, says will share vision for India’s engagement

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Davos on Monday ahead of his meetings at the World Economic Forum where he is expected to showcase India as an investment destination with ease of doing business.

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Raghuram Rajan on demonetisation; here is what ex RBI governor said

Raghuram Rajan said that if a decision such as this turns out exposed — of not having the right effects on the economy, “as a country, you would want to ask what were the inputs that went into that decision”.

Raghuram Rajan, demonetisation

GST, demonetisation bold decisions; Vijay Mallya case to be dealt with seriously: British High Commissioner Dominic Asquith

British High Commissioner to India Dominic Asquith assures Brexit will not impact India-UK ties, cites the diverse British Parliament as proof of the country’s integration efforts, denies tightening up on visas to Indians,

Beyond The News: After victory high, fiscal worries for LDF, Mamata and Jaya

Currently, West Bengal and Punjab — which go to polls early next year — rank among the two most indebted states in the country.

Left Democratic Front , United Democratic Front, J Jayalalithaa , Mamata Banerjee

In fact: The good and not-so-good in the Mauritius tax treaty

The double taxation avoidance agreement, which provides for exemption from capital gains tax in Mauritius, has been at the centre of negotiations between the two countries for close to two decades — with concerns over the a

In fact: The good and not-so-good in the Mauritius tax treaty

From crisis to boom to crisis all over again: The journey of Steel

Just as in the late 1990s, Indian lenders have been forced to recast loans to the some of same promoter firms that had dragged them down then too!

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Thinning small savings cushion, coming of EMIs

NDA government recently lowered rates for PPF and other products.

provident fund, small savings

Vijay Mallya row: Once upon a time there was a king

Vijay Mallya row: Sometime in 2006, the Mumbai-based IDBI Bank got a proposal from Kingfisher Airlines, seeking funds to acquire aircraft.

Slow start, rapid growth: Story of India’s mutual funds industry

In the mid-80s, a little after the Bofors controversy broke out, Finance Minister V P Singh moved out of North Block and Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi took charge of the Finance Ministry.

Debt funds- falling interest rates

Financial sector reforms should be carried out over the next five years: Justice BN Srikrishna

“Over the next five years, we should do it and it is the right time. There is nothing wrong now. When will we do it otherwise, when there is a crisis?" told Justice BN Srikrishna.

Justice BN Srikrishna

The problem with P-Notes, why tackling them has proved tricky

With more broadbased flows and greater global pressure now on checking illicit fund flows, it should be possible to phase out PNs over the medium term.

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Criconomics book review: A different ball game

If you had been to some of India’s famous cricket grounds—Chepauk, now called the MA Chidambaram Stadium...

Criconomics book review: A different ball game

Reserve Bank of India could keep hold on money market levers

Narendra Modi govt is learnt to have accepted Reserve Bank's position that regulation of money market instruments should remain with the central bank.

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Union Budget 2015: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s Victor Hugo moment

Post-reform India has had three gamechanging budget. Will Arun Jaitley be the fourth?

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PM to meet CMs again, Union Budget likely to open purse-strings for states

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s Union Budget for 2015-16 is likely to mark a seminal shift in the annual exercise by freeing up funds...

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