Tag: Privatisation

Taher Badshah on how Invesco’s PSU fund has outperformed BSE PSU index

The valuations of PSUs are still reasonably favourable and now we are seeing balance sheets of PSUs generally improving, says Taher Badshah, CIO (Equities), Invesco...

PSB privatisation: NPA hive-off, staff transfers being considered

The government could hive off the non-performing loans of the two public sector banks that are to be selected for privatisation and transfer some of...

Disinvestment push: To privatise, shield bureaucrats

On Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a spirited push in Parliament for ‘a bigger role for the private sector in the economy’. But when...

Budget 2021: FM breaks taboos, puts economy on turbo charge

This is a courageous, taboo-breaking budget, but will need political stamina and tough implementation to succeed. At a time when farmers have surrounded Delhi amidst...

No exclusivity clause dampens railway route privatisation: Report

MUMBAI: Railway route privatisation is not as rosy it looks as there is no bar on competition on one hand and demand risks outweigh the...

Kerala Assembly passes “unanimous resolution” against leasing of Trivandrum airport

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Kerala Assembly Monday passed a “unanimous resolution” demanding the withdrawal of Union Cabinet’s decision to lease out the international airport here to Adani...

Need to divest stakes in public sector banks in graceful manner, says Viral Acharya

New Delhi: Former RBI Deputy Governor Viral V Acharya on Friday cautioned against fire sale of state-owned lenders, saying that disinvestment should be undertaken in...

View: Out of the Covid-19 disaster comes privatisation, and other reforms

After Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement of a Rs 20 trillion revival package, and finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s elucidation of the measures in five instalments,...