Mr. Prasad Chandran is the Founder Chairman of SEEGOS – a Social Enterprise for Ethics, Governance and Organisation Strategies. He is the former CMD of BASF in India and was the Head of all BASF companies in the South Asia sub-region.

International Travel In Covid Times

And for a Friday returning from Dubai, the first trip abroad since Covid, some thoughts….. some musings….. Living with Covid must now mean getting on with life. Be it domestic travel for marriages, meetings, family get togethers or foreign trips. Business or pleasure, particularly for senior citizens like us who have already lost maybe 20%…

Covid-19: Entering The Endemic Stage?

And for a Friday as the Nation is progressively getting out of the third wave, some thoughts..… some musings.…. Unlike the first and particularly different from the second wave, this third wave swept across the country like a Tsunami, starting with Mumbai and Delhi early January and then across all states. Within about 25 days…

Budget 2022-23: Some Musings

And for the first Friday after the Union Budget , some thoughts.…. some musings….. The best news of this years National Budget – nothing. And that’s the right thing to happen. There are no “flashy freebies”, no empty slogans, no shocks for the honest tax paying professionals and HNIs. To finance the Covid impact, the…

Union Budget: Points To Ponder

And for the last Friday before the Union Budget is presented, some thoughts….. some musings….. Building up to the budget, Industry Associations and Business Sectors are asked their comments. Here are my priorities for the year. The three waves of Covid pandemic has hit the urban poor particularly the informal sector – those on daily/weekly…