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RBI cuts inflation forecast to 2.9-3 pc for H1 FY20

In its previous policy outcome in February, the RBI had projected retail inflation between 3.2-3.4 per cent for the first half of 2019-20.

04 Apr 2019 12:38 PM

RBI cuts key rate by 25 bps to 6 pc to boost economic activitiy

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) also decided to maintain the neutral monetary policy stance.

04 Apr 2019 11:53 AM

India's services sector output growth at six-month low in March: Survey

Nikkei India Services Business Activity Index fell to 52 in March from 52.5 in Feb, indicating slowest growth since last September.

04 Apr 2019 11:32 AM

Exports in March to reach USD 32.38 bn; over USD 330 bn in 2018-19: Prabhu

During 2017-18, the overseas shipments grew by about 10 per cent to USD 303 billion.

03 Apr 2019 4:27 PM

Rupee jumps 40 paise to 68.74 against US dollar

Forex dealers said foreign fund inflows in the debt and equity markets helped the rupee recover.

02 Apr 2019 6:49 PM


RBI begins 3-day meet on monetary policy amidst rate cut hopes

A back-to-back cut in interest rate would provide relief to borrowers in the election season, experts say.

02 Apr 2019 5:05 PM

India's manufacturing growth at 6-month low in March: PMI

The Nikkei India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) declined to 52.6 in March from 54.3 in February.

02 Apr 2019 11:36 AM

RBI to cut rates again before vote; BJP victory best for economy: report

India’s growth outlook for the fiscal year ended in March was cut to 7.1 pc and 7.2 pc, respectively, from 7.3 pc.

02 Apr 2019 11:11 AM

RBI may cut rate by 25 bps to spur economic activity

The MPC will meet from April 2 to 4 for the first bi-monthly policy statement for 2019-20, the central bank said in a release on Monday.

02 Apr 2019 6:23 AM

Govt lays out procedure for claiming benefits under TMA scheme for agri exports

Under TMA plan, government will reimburse a portion of freight charges and provide assistance for marketing agri produce.

01 Apr 2019 3:47 PM


GST collection records Rs 1.06 lakh cr in March

For fiscal 2019-20, the GST collection target has been budgeted at Rs 13.71 lakh crore.

01 Apr 2019 2:49 PM

RBI to unveil this fiscal's first bi-monthly policy decision on Thursday

The resolution of the MPC will be placed on the website at 11.45 AM on April 4, 2019.

01 Apr 2019 2:27 PM

Demonetisation good for economy in the long run: HDFC's Aditya Puri

Puri said the demonetisation has brought more money into the financial system which will boost economy on long-term basis.

01 Apr 2019 2:26 PM

India delays levying retaliatory tariff on US goods to May 2

India has once again delayed the implementation of higher tariffs on some goods imported from the United States.

01 Apr 2019 9:46 AM

RBI may go for 25 bps rate cut on April 4

A back-to-back cut in interest rate would provide relief to borrowers in the election season.

01 Apr 2019 8:42 AM


India extends deadline to impose high import duties on 29 US products

The govt has extended this deadline over half a dozen times since June 2018.

31 Mar 2019 5:16 PM

More and more NRIs buying homes for rental income

According to Omkar Realtors Rahul Maroo, for NRIs, real estate continues to be end-user driven due to location and unique product offering.

31 Mar 2019 4:31 PM

DGH seeks data on ONGC's top 47 fields after rejection of bid to privatise fields

DGH has asked data on its top 47 fields to monitor production and projects to raise output, an official order said.

31 Mar 2019 3:01 PM

Roll-out of new, simplified GST return forms deferred

The new forms would be made available once they are notified and the software is ready.

31 Mar 2019 11:53 AM

RBI sets NBFC-MFIs' average base rate at 9.21 pc for April-June

The regulator in February 2014 had issued directions to NBFC-MFIs regarding pricing of credit.

30 Mar 2019 10:15 AM