An Indian real estate expert analyses property trends following the implementation of Real Estate Regulatory Agency (RERA) and Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the country. As the half-year mark approaches the real estate sector, there is a mixed feeling in the developer community. The larger firms have restarted launching new projects – which had taken quite a back seat, with the least number of new project launches in 2017 due to the implementation of RERA and GST. The mid-sized [...]
The Tata Group’s hospitality arm set off an ambitious re-branding of its Taj Hotels in the UK at the start of this year.
As the world’s largest democracy trundles its way to the polling booths, foreign investors wait with bated breath for a government that is going to promote greater access to the Indian debt market, transparency, a well-defined regulatory system and (most of all perhaps) enforceability of rights when investments go pear shaped.
The world is changing. The arguments about the causes of global warming continue but there is another change that is clear to see, the move to eliminate financial secrecy is vast and still growing and the future for many Offshore Finance Centres (OFC’s) is in doubt.