July 2017

/Tag: July 2017

New age bureaucrat

2020-03-16T09:38:52+00:00July 21st, 2017|2018/2017, India Investment Journal July Edition, The Big Story, Year|

Hasmukh Haridas Adhia, as India’s Revenue Secretary, is the unseen Goods and Services Tax (GST) super-hero. He is a bureaucrat with a PhD in yoga; he is happy juggling with numbers when he is not writing books on management; and he has also taken it upon himself to explain the intricacies of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) to the ordinary Indian. Meet Hasmukh Haridas Adhia, senior IAS officer from the Gujarat cadre, India’s Revenue Secretary and a battle-hardened mandarin [...]

India’s brand equity is at all-time high

2018-12-31T12:22:12+00:00July 20th, 2017|2018/2017, Flagship Scheme, India Investment Journal July Edition, Year|

Rana Kapoor, the CEO of Yes Bank, talks ‘India Investment Journal’ through his company’s recent tie-up with Santander UK, the impact of demonetisation and the gains in store for the banking sector with GST. What is the thinking behind the tie-up with Santander UK? The UK-India corridor is a high priority corridor for us. The fact is that India is the fastest growing economy in the world today and quite naturally the opportunities between India and the UK are getting [...]

Financial opportunities beyond Masala Bonds

2018-12-31T12:22:42+00:00July 20th, 2017|2018/2017, Guest Columns, India Investment Journal July Edition, Year|

London Stock Exchange has proved a popular choice for investors keen to participate in the India growth story, writes a keen observer of the trend. Despite macro economic uncertainty, London Stock Exchange Group is showing itself to be the ideal partner to India, as Prime Minister Modi embarks on his ambitious plans to revolutionise the country’s economy and infrastructure. These plans need growth finance and through London, Indian issuers have access to investors from around the world who are eager [...]

One nation, one tax now a reality

2020-03-16T09:39:45+00:00July 20th, 2017|2018/2017, India Investment Journal July Edition, The Big Story, Year|

The introduction of GST has passed of smoothly and the economy looks set to enter a higher growth trajectory once the initial teething troubles are sorted out. At the stroke of the midnight hour on the intervening night of June 30 and July 1, while the world slept, much of India was wide awake, watching President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi formally launch the much awaited Goods and Services Tax (GST). At the stroke of the midnight hour, [...]