Monthly Archives: January 2009

US carmakers: A Clear Message to Innovate and Survive

US government recently provided financial assistance to GM and Chrysler. However, the companies must come out with a survival plan by the end of March 2009. And many consider this as a last chance for the survival of the domestic … Continue reading

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From Janata Durbar to Vikas Yatra

I hardly find any news regarding Bihar these days in the national dailies or TV news channels in New Delhi. Either the reporters don’t find Lalu as zester selling any more or they are not getting the incentive they were … Continue reading

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Future Cars: Necessity and Innovation

2008 perhaps saw the biggest rise and fall of the stock market indexes as well as crude oil price. A priority for changing the source of energy of automobiles from fossil fuels to alternative fuels appeared to becoming a necessity. … Continue reading

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Sudden Slowdown in Indian Auto Sector

The slowdown in Indian auto sector-both for OEMs as well as auto component manufacturers, has been sudden and so is worrying for the country. Domestic sales are going down because of credit squeeze by banks financing it. Interest on loans … Continue reading

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India 2008-The Year That Was

The year 2008 had been volatile with India emerging high as well as seeing some low. I have here some 10 events of 2008 that gave me a lot of hope and happiness, though some even very personal. 1.Indo US … Continue reading

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