STATE OF THE ECONOMY 2018

  • State of the Economy 2018

    On Auto Pilot

    Faridabad displays a positive growth sentiment having overcome the demonetisation and GST hump

    Himanshu Kakkar - March 05, 2018
  • State of the Economy 2018

    Betting on Better Times

    After the initial struggle with GST implementation, SMEs in Noida-Ghaziabad are hoping to get business back on track 

    Shilpa Elizabeth Abraham - March 02, 2018
  • State of the Economy 2018

    Staying Put

    Even as the tax holiday comes to an end, businesses in Pantnagar say better infrastructure will drive future investments and sustain the growth momentum

    Himanshu Kakkar - March 01, 2018
  • State of the Economy 2018

    Same Old Problem

    Howrah’s traditional industries like jute and foundries are struggling, while younger sectors like software services face a Catch-22 situation

    Somdyuti Datta Ray - February 28, 2018
  • State of the Economy 2018

    Sitting tight

    While powder coaters and plastic makers in Peenya await favourable policy changes, CNC manufacturers are riding a steady growth wave

    Laveena Iyer - February 27, 2018
  • State of the Economy 2018

    Cutting it fine

    Pimpri-Chinchwad continues to battle rising commodity prices and labour cost but remains cautiously optimistic

    Bhakti Tambe - February 26, 2018
  • State of the Economy 2018

    White-Collar Dreams

    Business is looking up in Nashik and Aurangabad, but labour issues — rising costs, shortage of skilled workers and unionisation — continue to play spoilsport

    Krishna Gopalan - February 23, 2018
  • State of the Economy 2018

    Only a Handful

    The transition from a predominantly cash economy is shifting the balance towards large players, as small players struggle to survive in the post-GST regime

    Krishna Gopalan - February 22, 2018
  • State of the Economy 2018

    Cash-Starved

    The food industry has taken a hit  on the bottomline, while several other industries face a severe crunch in Rajkot

    Naini Thaker - February 21, 2018
  • State of the Economy 2018

    Ever-resilient

    By expanding product lines and bumping up exports, Morbi’s ceramic manufacturers have found their way around the slowdown

    Naini Thaker - February 20, 2018
  • State of the Economy 2018

    Business as usual

    Even as the rest of the country grappled with GST, the Naroda cluster wasted no time in getting back on track 

    Krishna Gopalan - February 19, 2018