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
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
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
The Indian economy expanded 5 per cent in April-June, its slowest annual pace since 2013.
26 Nov 2019 3:57 PM
The decision taken on Wednesday could be seen as a precursor to more such moves in future.
21 Nov 2019 1:32 AM
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
Brasilia summit will be Prime Minister’s 6th Brics participation.
08 Nov 2019 6:46 AM
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
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
Declining profitability and stretch in working capital cycles also were reasons for the downgrades.
02 Oct 2019 1:57 AM
Imagine a landmass greater than China. Now imagine that land is only used to produce food.
23 Sep 2019 1:27 AM
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
Government slashed the income tax rate for companies by almost 10 percentage points to 25.17 per cent.
21 Sep 2019 9:49 AM
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
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
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
The industry is hopeful that the upcoming Union Budget will provide the necessary fillip in this direction.
30 Jun 2019 6:57 AM
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
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
a trade standoff between the United States and China threatens to dim the economic outlook.
13 Apr 2019 12:26 PM