reserve bank of india

Default-wary banks say won't use RBI funds for low-rated companies

The Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) imposition of a 10% limit for the use of the Targeted Long-Term Repo Facility (TLTRO) for a single company … Read more

Ratings, credit rating agency

India Inc grapples with rising rating downgrades, revisions in outlook

India Inc is experiencing an increase in downgrade and a mostly negative outlook as the impact of the lockout intensifies. A major downgrade was from … Read more

Migrants wait for a bus to their native village, in Ghaziabad. Photo: PTI

Govt unlikely to grant any package for industry to pay workers' salaries

Lack of budgetary space will be a major obstacle for the Center to announce subsidies to industries to pay the wages of employees unable to … Read more

ACMA executives say they are working on a detailed protocol for the industry which should be ready in a day or two

Firms weigh measures, protocols to adapt to post-coronavirus world

Indian manufacturers are preparing for a new reality – a fundamental change in the way workshops are run after the national lockdown to contain the … Read more

coronavirus, medics, health workers, healthcare, doctors

Contraction in Indian economy due to Covid-19 may be short-lived: UBS

India’s economy would be severely affected by Covid-19 and could even contract, depending on the severity of the pandemic, but the recession would be the … Read more

coronavirus, brands, firms, companies, market, consumers, customers, buyers

Recovery for brands look difficult as anxious consumers maintain distance

A worried nation has been plunged deeper into the abyss of anxiety and panic in the aftermath of Covid-19, reveals an investigation published by Kantar … Read more

CSR

Corporates join hands in fight against Covid-19, make quarantine centers

Quarantine facilities are quickly becoming important as cases of Covid-19 are steadily rising in India. The problem is growing in importance given the acute shortage … Read more

coronavirus, migrants

Exodus of workers, logistical hurdles hurting business, India Inc to govt

Mass exodus of workers, transportation bottlenecks and harassment by local authorities continue to hamper industrial production just four days before the national blockade of 21 … Read more

Banks

Coronavirus: Banks offer fresh lines of credit to SME firms amid lockdown

Although the State Bank of India, Bank of India and Bank of Baroda are announcing new lines of credit for struggling businesses, they expect a … Read more