March 30, 2018 : Business Articles and Interviews | Outlook Business
“What, Me Worry?”
If there is one thing that spooks investors, it is uncertainty. And, the coming months has plenty

PerspectiveTrade wars are bad, and nobody wins

Imposing tariffs is likely to lead to rising inflation and fall in export competitiveness — hurting US companies more than the rest of the world

Pixtory / Graphically SpeakingMiles To Go

NHAI seems likely to miss its ambitious plan to float tenders for 10,000 km in FY18

Pixtory / ImagenationA Sunny Affair

Karnataka is now home to the country’s biggest solar park

Enterprise / Big IdeaSmart Learning

Edtech start-up Eupheus Learning is changing the way kids consume knowledge 

Enterprise / Big IdeaWee-hour Surprise

Milkbasket’s differentiated model makes it stand out in the online grocery business

Enterprise / Regional BrandSecond Serving

Jayaram Banan has elaborate plans to revive Sagar Ratna’s fortunes having bought back his stake from India Equity Partners

Strategy / TrendConcrete Gains

After consolidating its position in the South and East, Dalmia Bharat is snapping up distressed assets to gain a national footprint

Strategy / FeatureGrowth Recharge

Eveready is diversifying into the highly competitive confectionery and FMCG segments. Will its gamble pay off?

Markets / TrendWill private capex finally recover in FY19?

Low capacity utilisation and economic disruptions have kept private capex muted 

Markets / TrendNobody’s Gain

Domestic stock exchanges halting trading of Indian derivatives on foreign bourses will do little to improve their liquidity

Markets / FeaturePacking a punch

After emerging as the global leader in the oral care segment, Essel Propack is betting on the non-oral space to sustain its growth momentum

Markets / FeatureRide the gravy train

Titagarh Wagons is best placed to make the most of the rail capex binge and its new businesses will be an icing on the cake

C'est la vie / My FavouriteRahul Agarwal

The Lenovo MD never misses a workout session, no matter what the schedule

C'est la vie / Pursuit of HappinessZen In The Art Of Running

For Sharat Dhall, running is all about mastering control over the body through the mind 

C'est la vie / The Good LifeRolling In Luxury

Experience the opulence fit for a king by checking into one of these exquisite luxury suites 

C'est la vie / HARDBOUNDBeyond Brainstorming

Paul Writer's Jessie Paul discovers ways to make those ideation sessions more effective in R Sridhar's book

The Big Story / Lead StoryFace-off

After feeding off a benign macro environment, the bulls could be forced off their peak as rising yields and earnings uncertainty take centrestage