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August 17: “70 per cent clause in draft policy is contradictory to patent regime clause,” says Sarabjit Kour Nangra, VP for Research (Pharma) at Angel Broking on the new National Pharma Policy draft that proposes essential medicines at affordable prices.
August 17: “Nothing that the industry asked for has come about in the new National Pharma Policy draft,” says DG Shah of Indian Pharmaceutical Alliance in a chat with BTVI’s Pronoy Nath Banerji.
August 16: It has been a healthy June quarter for Prestige Estates as well with consolidated profits jumping 70 per cent at 119 crore rupees. To give us a fineprint of the earnings for the quarter gone by and to discuss the road ahead, Irfan Razack, Chairman and Managing Director of Prestige Estate spoke to BTVi’s Pronoy Nath Banerji.
August 16: “July CPI inflation at 2.36 per cent was in-line with expectation,” says Aditi Nayar, Prinicipal Economist at ICRA in a chat with BTVi’s Pronoy Nath Banerji on the July inflation numbers.
August 16: “Expect margins to increase in Q2 & Q3,” says Anoop kumar Mittal, Chairman and Managing Director at NBCC in a chat with BTVi’s Pronoy Nath Banerji on the June quarter of FY18 with profits seeing a jump of 37 per cent at 61 crore rupees.
August 14: It has been a subdued June quarter from BPCL this time around with profits dipping 72 per cent at Rs 745 Crore rupees. What have been the key highlights of the quarter? To shed more light on this, Pronoy Nath Banerji of BTVi spoke to K Sivakumar, Director of Finance at BPCL.
August 14: A whole host of smaller PSU banks have posted their June quarter. To discuss how has the banking sector performed as a whole, Pronoy Nath Banerji of BTVi spoke to Siddharth Purohit, Banking Analyst at Angel Broking.
August 11: Two big PSU banks, State Bank of India and Bank of Baroda post June quarter earnings later on Friday. All eyes will be to see if the two giants sail through or will the counters weigh down under the NPA mess. To give us an analyst view, Pronoy Nath Banerji of BTVi spoke to Hatim Barochawala of Nirmal Bang.
August 10: It has been a stable show from Varun Beverages this time around with profits gaining 20 per cent at 245 crore rupees. GST destocking has hit the overall volume growth in India. To help us get a fineprint of the earnings for the quarter gone by in further detail, Pronoy Nath Banerji of BTVi spoke to Ravi Jaipuria, Chairman at Varun Beverages.
August 10: The IIP and inflation data is to come out soon. Analysts are expecting the slight uptick in inflation after bottoming out to 1.54 per cent in June. To discuss this in further detail and what to expect from the IIP data this time around, Pronoy Nath Banerji of BTVi caught up with Tushar Arora, Senior Economist at HDFC Bank.