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Bharti Airtel, the world's fifth-biggest mobile phone carrier by subscribers, reported a 22 percent fall in quarterly profit — its eighth straight quarter of declining profits — hit by higher interest costs and losses on currency fluctuations.
Surging capital inflows, booming stock markets and a fast-appreciating currency suggest the India story is again shining after a dismal 2011.
Internet giants Google and Facebook removed content from some Indian domain websites on Monday following a court directive warning them of a crackdown "like China" if they did not take steps to protect religious sensibilities.
Private equity firms looking to invest in Indian companies can hope to strike better bargains in 2012, as valuations are at a low owing to a weak stock market and the struggling rupee gives investors more for their dollar, say industry experts.
Ikea is withholding its entry into India in spite of New Delhi’s move to open its market to foreign retailers as the Swedish homewares company accelerates its expansion in other Brics countries. The FT reports.
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India is to launch a $35 billon wave of public sector investment to reverse a decline in the fast-growing economy’s growth rate and return it closer to double digits, according to the prime minister’s office.
While India's move to grant individual foreign investors direct access to its stock market will be positive for equities in the long run, Madhu Kannan, CEO of Bombay Stock Exchange, says it will have minimal impact in the short-term.
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Two years ago, India said it would drastically increase its use of solar power by 2020. Many analysts said it couldn’t be done. Now they aren’t so sure. The New York Times reports.
A crisis of confidence grips corporate India as it struggles to forget 2011, which saw growth falter, inflation soar and the global investment sentiment turn negative. Several Indian company CEOs who spoke to CNBC, see little hope of an economic revival in 2012.
Navigating the risk and rewards of investing in emerging markets, including the trade on jobs, India's stock market, and Alcoa's earnings, with CNBC's Amanda Drury; Tim Seymour, Emergingmoney.com; Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital; Ron Shah, Jina Ventures; and David Riedel, Riedel Research.
The deputy governor of India's central bank said the equation between growth and inflation in the country has become much more balanced in the last few months and indicated that interest rates were unlikely to rise further, though he stopped short of saying whether the next move would be a rate cut.
Subir Gokarn, Deputy Governor of Reserve Bank of India, says when interest rates were reaching a peak, inflation risks were unabated, but the inflation momentum has "eased off" now.
Dariusz Kowalczyk, Senior Economist & Strategist, Credit Agricole, explains why the Singaporean dollar, Korean Won, Indian Rupee and Vietnamese Dong will suffer the most.
Goldman Sachs reports Brazil, Russia, India and China may have peaked. Joyce Chang, JPMorgan head of emerging markets and global credit research weighs in.
A legal battle in London has revealed that a conglomerate controlled by Anil Ambani, the Indian telecoms tycoon, used a Mauritius-based fund to make covert investments in one of its own companies, triggering calls in India for a full investigation. The FT reports.