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The State of Business 2013

P Chidambaram's moolah mantra
Four experts comment on whether the budget FY14 has managed to tackle the headwinds facing the economy

P Chidambaram's moolah mantra

Four experts comment on whether the budget FY14 has managed to tackle the headwinds facing the economy

MAR 29 , 2013

The state of business

An endless struggle for power, paucity of skilled labour and poor infrastructure is taking a heavy toll on industry

Krishna Gopalan | MAR 28 , 2013

Dressed up, but nowhere to go

Poor infrastructure dogs existing companies and no new industrial project has come up in the Nashik belt

Krishna Gopalan | MAR 27 , 2013

The edge of a plank

Units in Pantnagar are grappling with erratic power and poor infrastructure, but businessmen are still optimistic

Himanshu Kakkar | MAR 26 , 2013

Growth magnet

Cheap land and ample power is drawing industries to Halol

Rashmi K Pratap | MAR 25 , 2013

Keeping up appearances

Power and labour shortage, and crumbling infrastructure spoil the party for Ludhiana’s industrial units

Shabana Hussain | MAR 22 , 2013

Path to prosperity

Bhiwadi-based industrial unites are hoping for a new elevated road to lift their fortunes

Himanshu Kakkar | MAR 21 , 2013

Tightly stitched

The Ambur cluster is weathering power cuts and strict pollution control norms

Lalitha Sridhar | MAR 20 , 2013

Slow and unsteady

Hosur is grappling with 14-16 hours of daily power outage, global slowdown and labour shortage

Lalitha Sridhar | MAR 19 , 2013

A marshy tale

Lack of adequately experienced talent and cramped facilities are pushing companies away from Salt Lake City

Taneesha Kulshrestha | MAR 18 , 2013