Two poorly conceived policy initiatives – a bungled goods and service tax and demonetisation – affected small-town India. Photo: AP
Karim Raslan
Opinion

Opinion

Ceritalah by Karim Raslan

All talk aside, does Narendra Modi have a real solution to India’s economic woes?

  • India faces rising poverty and an unprecedented drop in consumer spending. Manufacturing is haemorrhaging and the financial sector is in free-fall
  • The slogan ‘Make in India’ has been forgotten despite the vast opportunities presented by the US-China trade war
Two poorly conceived policy initiatives – a bungled goods and service tax and demonetisation – affected small-town India. Photo: AP
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