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  Business   Economy  01 Nov 2017

Business, Economy, 01 Nov 2017

Centre to implement 200 reforms to push India's 'ease of doing biz' rank to 50

India on Tuesday jumped 30 places to rank 100th in the World Bank's 'ease of doing business' ranking.

01 Nov 2017 7:39 PM

Centre sets up panel headed by Jaitley to oversee state banks' merger

India has 21 public sector banks, which account for more than two-thirds of the country’s banking assets.

01 Nov 2017 7:09 PM

Car sales disappoint in October as festive season demand remains muted

Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) said its domestic were at 1,36,000 units, up 9.9 per cent from 1,23,764 in October last year.

01 Nov 2017 6:53 PM

India's 'ease of doing biz' rank to help in growth, job creation: Shaktikanta Das

India on Tuesday ranked 100 on the World Bank's 'ease of doing business' index aided by a slew of reforms.

01 Nov 2017 5:21 PM

Indian petcoke ban to boost coal imports amid already tight market

The country’s environmentalists are trying to stop imports of petroleum coke to curb pollution.

01 Nov 2017 4:43 PM


Jaitley claims ease of doing business replaces ease of corruption

As per the World Bank's 'ease of doing business' index, India is one of the 10 improvers worldwide.

01 Nov 2017 4:17 PM

Govt to implement 200 reforms to push India into top 50 in WB ranking: DIPP

India on Tuesday jumped 30 places to rank 100th in the World Bank's 'ease of doing business' ranking.

01 Nov 2017 4:10 PM

India's current account deficit to be 1.5 per cent of GDP this fiscal: Nomura

CAD refers to the difference between inflow and outflow of foreign exchange that has a bearing on the exchange rate.

01 Nov 2017 3:56 PM

Prices of non-subsidised LPG cylinders hiked by Rs 93-94

The government had asked state-run oil companies to increase subsidised LPG prices by Rs 4 per cylinder every month.

01 Nov 2017 2:50 PM

Cabinet gives ex-post facto approval for India-Ethiopia trade pact

The pact was signed on October 5 during the state visit of the president of India to Ethiopia.

01 Nov 2017 2:19 PM


A look at how India made it to top 100 economies on 'ease of doing business' list

Despite worrying economic parameters, India jumped 30 places to rank 100 on World Bank's list.

01 Nov 2017 1:55 PM

GST will further boost India's ranking in 'ease of doing business'

Bankers and experts have expressed hope that GST will strengthen the country's position in future.

01 Nov 2017 11:40 AM

India manufacturing PMI 'stagnates' in October

Nikkei India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index fell to 50.3 in October, from 51.2 in September.

01 Nov 2017 11:27 AM

Infra output grows 5.2 per cent in September

The expansion in September is highest since April, when the core sectors’ growth stood at 2.6 per cent.

01 Nov 2017 5:05 AM