Monthly Archives: March 2013

India’s exports rebound

March 12, 2013
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India’s exports rebound

Is Indian economy slowly coming out of the woods? The country’s February exports figures seem to indicate so. The latest exports data, released today, showed that India exported goods worth $26.26 billion in February, a slight improvement over January’s $25.5 billion. When compared to the figures in February last...

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Inadequate Budget for India’s defence forces

March 5, 2013
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Inadequate Budget for India’s defence forces

Amid a slowing economy and dismal foreign investor confidence in the country, India has sought to present a subdued annual Budget for the next financial year (April 2013 to March 2014). In the Budget released on 28 February, Finance Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram proposed to tax the super rich, and...

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