Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap -- cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power and low or no taxes, says Ajit Balakrishnan. When the talk turns to finding jobs for India's young millions, "manufacturing" is invoked - if only India could manage to build a strong manufacturing sector just as our sibling rival China has done, all our job-creation worries would disappear. But it is perhaps also true that the word "manufacturing" evokes a vision of mindless, repetitive work on an ... Rediff.com, 8 hours ago
In reality, all "manufacturing" and all manufacturers are not the same. One dimension to see the difference is by the degree of research and developed intensity, as a recent study in the European Union did. When the talk turns to finding jobs for India's young millions, "manufacturing" is invoked - if only India could manage to build a strong manufacturing sector just as our sibling rival China has done, all our job-creation worries would disappear. But it is perhaps also true that the word ...Rediff.com, 1 day ago Ajit Balakrishnan: Coming to India and making Smart Investor, 1 day ago
The proposal to amend Labour Laws (exemption from furnishing returns and maintaining registers by certain establishments) Act, 1988, will allow thousands of small industries to file just one return for compliance with a dozen or more labour laws.Livemint.com, 3 weeks ago
The swashbuckling Khalid Ansari, columnist, sports enthusiast and the man who thirty five years ago founded the very paper you are reading, epitomises a certain kind of rugged individual, a man of letters and of the outdoors, someone who is as ...Mid Day, 1 month ago
Indian auto component companies made buyouts when the market was good, but most struggled to digest and stopped when the market soured. Motherson Sumi never stopped. The $5 billion company has made 11 acquisitions in 12 years, the latest being a ...Economic Times, 2 months ago How Vivek Chaand Sehgal led Motherson Sumi could manage 11 acquisitions in 12 years Economic Times, 2 months ago How VC Sehgal could manage 11 acquisitions in 12 yrs Economic Times, 2 months ago
Chandigarh, June 16 Recommending that the overall architectural and low-rise character of the city be maintained, the Board of Inquiry and Hearing, constituted by UT Administrator Shivraj V Patil to look into the objections and suggestions received ...Chandigarh Tribune, 2 months ago
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