Pakistan is a basket case in terms of infrastructure like most of South Asia. Its citizens and industries to not get power, roads are in pathetic shape and the less said about ports and railways the better. Infrastructure construction is also rife with conflict of interests and corruption. Power is quiet expensive and governments have […]

Indian Real Estate Bubble – Causes Indian Real Estate price have been in a bubble over the last 5-6 years and I have repeatedly written about the massive bubble in the real estate area, which was distorting the economy and creating issues. The main causes of the Indian real estate bubble were: Massive amounts of […]

The stock market is trading at high valuations with S&P 500 touching new all-time highs and many top fund managers calling the market to be overvalued. Even the Fed governor called the market to be trading at overly high valuations. Picking stocks in this market has become harder as it is difficult to come across […]

New Nexus 7 Google is all set to come up with a new smartphone using its flagship Android operating system. Google had started the trend with Nexus 4 smartphones, in partnership with Korean electronics giant LG. The Nexus 5 was a runaway hit as it boasted of top specifications and a great design at a […]

Google is no stranger to competition as it has faced tremendous competitive threats from much bigger competitors in the past. Microsoft and Yahoo poured billions of dollars into their Internet search, but failed to make a dent into Google’s dominance in this market. Google has used the massive cash flows generated by Internet search to […]

Declining Price Trend in Real Estate The price of both Chinese and Indian real estate have started to decline over the last year. While Indian real estate prices are showing as stagnant, prices in the ultra-luxury space in Delhi and Mumbai have fallen by 20-30%. Note real estate transactions in India are opaque and the […]