MNC vs Local Brand: who will rule India?

MNC vs Local Brand: who will rule India?

MNC vs Local Brands is more of a debate than a competition. There has been a lot of clamour to discard foreign brands and adopt local brands to make India’s economy stronger and self-reliant. Even though, in last one decade, India’s economy has been one of the fastest growing economies of the word for almost

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Coronavirus and its effect on Economy

Coronavirus and its effect on Economy

Since the COVID-19 outbreak was first diagnosed, it has spread to over 190 countries across the world. The global, novel virus has contained us in our homes and the lockdown is expected to carry on for months. The crisis on this scale will reorder the society in dramatic ways. The pandemic will have a noticeable

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Is India ready for Cashless Economy?

Cashless Economy is a buzz word today. TIDES Academy discusses this important Current Affairs topic for UPSC Exams to give you some insights. Before discussing if India is ready for a cashless Economy, let us understand the concept of cashless economy. What is Cashless Economy? Cashless Economy can be defined as a situation in which

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Slowdown in Indian Economy – is it real?

At 5 per cent, India’s economy registered its slowest gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate since the Narendra Modi government was first voted to power in 2014. The latest GDP growth rate heightened concerns about slowdown with some apprehending that recession might set in. A recession is defined in economics as three consecutive quarters of

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India’s Budget 2019 – Summary & Highlights

Union Budget for 2019-20 was presented before the parliament by the Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs Nrimala Sitharaman on July 5, 2019. This budget followed the interim budget announced before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The government aimed at boosting investment at a time when the economy is showing signs of slowdown through this

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