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The new stagflation challenge

Stagflation has also made it harder for the RBI to boost economic growth by using monetary tools like interest rate cuts.

15 Jan 2020 1:47 AM

RBI pegs GDP down to 5 per cent, no rate cut

The policy repo rate since February was cut in every policy, cumulatively easing by 1.35 per cent or by 135 basis points to 5.15 per cent.

06 Dec 2019 3:22 AM

And welfare for all: Choosing happiness over populism

The focus here is not solely on economic growth but on economic growth plus happiness, and needs an incremental approach.

27 Nov 2019 2:21 AM

India GDP growth in Q2 at 4.7 pc; FY20 forecast at 5.6 pc: Report

The Indian economy expanded 5 per cent in April-June, its slowest annual pace since 2013.

26 Nov 2019 3:57 PM

Government to sell stake in five top PSUs

The decision taken on Wednesday could be seen as a precursor to more such moves in future.

21 Nov 2019 1:32 AM

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SBI, DBS signal growth rate set to dip further

The SBI research report was, however, hopeful that the economic growth rate will pick up pace in 2020-21 to 6.2 per cent.

13 Nov 2019 3:29 AM

PM Modi to attend Brics meet November 13

Brasilia summit will be Prime Minister’s 6th Brics participation.

08 Nov 2019 6:46 AM

Despite IMF's projection, India among fastest growing economies: FM

Sitharaman is in Washington to attend the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund or IMF and the World Bank.

18 Oct 2019 9:26 AM

IMF says India worked on fundamentals but certain problems need to be addressed

Georgieva said there has been 'very strong growth' in India over last years and IMF is projecting reasonably strong growth for it.

18 Oct 2019 9:13 AM

Downgrades rise for firms in H1: Raters

Declining profitability and stretch in working capital cycles also were reasons for the downgrades.

02 Oct 2019 1:57 AM

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India is booming, but its children are still starving

Imagine a landmass greater than China. Now imagine that land is only used to produce food.

23 Sep 2019 1:27 AM

Smoke signals

Will the recent ban on e-cigarettes make young smokers go back to tobacco? We asked a few millennials to explain the vape culture.

23 Sep 2019 12:00 AM

US corporate sector hails India's move to slash income tax rate for companies

Government slashed the income tax rate for companies by almost 10 percentage points to 25.17 per cent.

21 Sep 2019 9:49 AM

PE/VC investments tally touches USD 36.7 billion in Jan-Aug

This data comes at a time when the economic growth has plunged to a six-year low, at 5 per cent for the June quarter.

10 Sep 2019 5:34 PM

Economic growth seen slipping in April-June, more stimulus expected

Slowdown has been driven by a fall in household savings and banks’ increased bad loans, which has hit private investment.

29 Aug 2019 3:04 PM

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As Imran completes a yr in power, Pak's fiscal deficit on 3-decade high

The deficit increased to 8.9 per cent of Pakistan's gross domestic product in the year that ended in June.

28 Aug 2019 10:50 AM

Manufacturing needs to pick up

The industry is hopeful that the upcoming Union Budget will provide the necessary fillip in this direction.

30 Jun 2019 6:57 AM

Two new Cabinet committees formed to spur growth, employment

The Cabinet committees are a 5-member board on Investment and Growth and a 10-member board on Employment and Skill Development.

05 Jun 2019 5:26 PM

FPIs stay bullish on India for third consecutive month; invest Rs 17,219 cr in Apr

Overseas investors had put in a net sum of Rs 45,981 crore in March and Rs 11,182 crore in Feb.

28 Apr 2019 12:46 PM

G-20 chiefs: World economic growth to revive later this year

a trade standoff between the United States and China threatens to dim the economic outlook.

13 Apr 2019 12:26 PM

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