Energy Transition augurs well for Economy and the Planet

Posted: July 3, 2022 at 9:07 am | Author: Manish Marwah

‘India is pioneering a new model of economic development that could avoid the carbon-intensive approaches that many countries have pursued in the past – and provide a blueprint for other developing economies,’ said Dr. Fatih Barol, Executive Director, International Energy Agency earlier in 2022.  India is already the third-largest electricity consumer globally and also the […]


Industry 4.0: Can this be India’s Watershed Moment?

Posted: June 13, 2022 at 3:38 pm | Author: Manish Marwah

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Traditional manufacturing and service-oriented industries are being disrupted in a manner which is unparallel in history. The fourth industrial revolution is driven by technologies such as artificial intelligence, autonomous robots, simulation, big data and analytics, augmented reality, the cloud, cyber-security, additive manufacturing, horizontal and vertical integration and the Internet of Things. The Fourth Industrial Revolution, […]


Blockchain Technology about to Revolutionise Industries Globally

Posted: April 8, 2022 at 3:17 pm | Author: Manish Marwah

Blockchain in India

“Blockchain is the biggest opportunity set we can think of over the next decade or so” – Bob Greifeld, Nasdaq Chief Executive The above statement by the Chief of the world’s largest stock exchange demonstrates how potent the Blockchain technology is anticipated to become in a very short span of time. As per the global […]


India’s Textile Sector set to become Revitalized & Competitive

Posted: March 23, 2022 at 3:08 am | Author: Manish Marwah

The government’s aim to encourage the ‘Make in India’ scheme received yet another boost late last year when the Production Linked Incentive (PLI) Scheme was announced for the textile industry. Currently, the total contribution of India’s textile and apparel industry is less than 5 per cent of its GDP even as it provides employment to almost 100 million people, both directly and indirectly. The PLI scheme is to bring growth in production of manmade fibres and technical textiles for […]


Gold Glitters despite Russia-Ukraine Tussle and US Fed Interest Hike

Posted: March 16, 2022 at 2:22 pm | Author: Manish Marwah

Gold Prices surges during global crisis

Fears that gold price could see a sharp downturn in the aftermath of aggressive interest rate hikes by US central bank loomed until Russia-Ukraine conflict emerged as a face saver Gold remains on tenterhooks ahead of the US Federal Reserve’s scheduled meeting on 16 th of March where the central bank is expected to announce […]


Russia-Ukraine Crisis Might Upset Oil Prices and Fiscal Deficit

Posted: March 8, 2022 at 5:05 pm | Author: Manish Marwah

A 10 per cent rise in crude oil prices could lower India’s GDP growth by 0.2 percentage points; on the retail inflation front, the impact is between 0.5 and 0.6 per cent.  The ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict is already having its impact on the global energy supply and prices. Brent Crude hit USD 105 on very first day of the clashes. This […]


Incentives Can Help India Become A Green Hydrogen Export Hub

Posted: March 2, 2022 at 8:17 am | Author: Manish Marwah

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Green hydrogen, produced from water and clean electricity, is crucial for the world’s emissions reduction goals. India should make an earnest effort and be a first mover in the future of energy. It lost out to other countries in manufacturing, especially to China. No such mistake should be repeated as too many jobs will be […]


RBI Status Quo on Policy Rates Looks Bold and Growth-focused

Posted: February 17, 2022 at 3:52 pm | Author: Manish Marwah

The Indian central bank resisted the temptation to alter its stance and go ahead with changes in policy rates; the move was unlike many of its peers in other economies The Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) February Monetary Policy is a bold statement where the central bank has chosen to stay with growth instead of worrying too much about the […]


Tax on Crypto Currencies clears the Uncertainty among Investors

Posted: February 10, 2022 at 9:25 am | Author: Manish Marwah

Government sees it as a potential revenue source and hence the decision is to tax profits in budget speech even in the absense of a law on it     Union Budget 2022-23 is being dubbed as a budget for growth. It came without much fanfare and noises and was one surely without screaming headlines. While, expectations of […]


Climate Financing, India Holds Promise for Rest of the World

Posted: December 31, 2021 at 7:57 am | Author: Manish Marwah

Climate Financing the only way to save earth

India, like many of its peers in the developing world, has been facing the brunt of climate change. India estimated to have lost USD 87 billion last year due to climate events such as tropical cyclones, floods and droughts, according to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). Worse, Indian companies could lose about USD 100 billion […]