ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Jute- Speculators Killing

November 24, 1984 subsidised but they command little reputation for efficiency. Foreign companies are tightly contained and even those which have reduced their foreign shareholding to 40 per cent are discriminated against, supposedly in the interest of the wholly Indian companies. Large Indian companies are controlled by MRTP provisions. The small-scale sector enjoys several benefits, resulting in proliferation of manufacturers and multiplicity of formulations without effective monitoring of quality. Growth and innovation have been sacrificed in favour of supposed short-term social gains which have not materialised.

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