Economy

1st January 2020
Chandigarh an emerging education hub

It is among the best planned city in the country

23rd January 2020
ModiNomics Delivered?

In the last six years since Narendra Modi moved to the Centre, Gujarat itself has by and large lived up to its name and credibility through the Gujarat Model. One of the reasons why this has happened is that most of the reforms during Modi's three terms as chief minister were institutionalised.

4th February 2020
Sujalam Sufalam Jal Abhiyan 2.0

Innovation and common sense have been at the heart of ModiNomics. Project Sujalam Sufalam in Gujarat - which has converted what was once an arid and water stressed state facing repeated draughts into an oasis - is one such example.

4th March 2020
What MSMEs Want More?

In the hullaballoo that follows the budget, three crucial points got missed. One, the presentation by the Chief Economic Advisor stating that 10% increase in new firms in a district yield 1.8% increase in district GDP. Two, significant focus on budgetary investments in districts focused on MSMEs and three, the major announcement on app based invoice financing and changes in Factor Regulation Act to allow NBFCs to offer invoice financing. These three put together can usher in a renaissance for MSMEs. However, as is often the case, best intentioned policies fall victim to champions of status quo through building in points of failure to ensure that the policy is not implementable or enforced. The worst fears of MSME sector are here.

30th March 2020
Five policy actions needed to help MSME fight Corona battle

Five simple policy actions can be of enormous help to MSMEs to tide over the COVID crisis. These can be implemented even during the lockdown.

7th April 2020
MSMEs need immediate capital support to tide over COVID crisis

SKOCH conducted a nationwide survey on how MSMEs can be helped? Need for Working Capital and Cash Flow Lending topmost concerns.

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