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India's services exports up 2.8 pc to USD 18.06 bn in April

The services sector receipt or exports during April 2018 stood at USD 17.56 billion.

14 Jun 2019 7:26 PM

'Cross-border data movement under new law may be allowed on basis of reciprocity'

India will uphold its data sovereignty. That will not be negotiable, said IT and Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.

14 Jun 2019 7:04 PM

India to impose retaliatory tariff on 29 US items from June 16

A notification with this regard will be issued by the finance ministry soon, sources said.

14 Jun 2019 5:21 PM

Passenger vehicle retail sales dip 1 pc in May: FADA

Two-wheeler sales declined by 8.6 per cent to 14,07,361 units last month as compared with 15,40,377 units in the year-ago period.

14 Jun 2019 2:24 PM

India Inc revenue growth hits six-quarter low in Q4: Report

Commodity linked sectors revenue growth slowed to 12.4 percent in the January-March quarter of FY19.

13 Jun 2019 7:27 PM

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Ficci for increasing FDI cap in insurance to 74 per cent

In line with 100 pc FDI in food retail, a similar policy could be considered for multi-brand retail in products, said Ficci.

13 Jun 2019 7:02 PM

Extend tax sops to retail investors in corporate bond: Market players to FM

In pre-budget meeting with finance minister, markets players made suggestions on infusion of capital in niche/regional banks.

13 Jun 2019 4:38 PM

India gets USD 42 billion FDI inflows in 2018: UN report

FDI inflows in developing countries in Asia registered a rise of 3.9 per cent to USD 512 billion during the last calender.

13 Jun 2019 9:06 AM

India home to world's second largest internet user base, thanks to Jio: Report

Reliance Jio is one of the most innovative internet companies based outside the US, the report added.

12 Jun 2019 6:52 PM

Industrial growth at 6-month high of 3.4 per cent in April

IIP growth mainly on account of improvement in mining and power generation, according to official data.

12 Jun 2019 6:17 PM

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Government to come out with rebuttal of ex-CEA's claims on GDP numbers

Arvind Subramanian, in a paper, said India's economic growth rate has been overestimated by around 2.5 percentage points.

12 Jun 2019 4:44 PM

Government dismisses Ex-CEA's claim, says accepted norms used for GDP estimation

India's GDP growth rate should be about 4.5 pc instead of official estimate of 7 pc, Arvind Subramanian had said.

12 Jun 2019 2:10 PM

India defends methodology to measure economic growth

GDP growth being overstated by about 2.5 percentage points per year between 2011-12 and 2016-17.

12 Jun 2019 9:54 AM

Only 13 pc employers in India have hiring plans July-Sep quarter: Survey

According to ManpowerGroup survey, while 13 per cent of employers expect to increase payrolls, none forecast a decrease.

11 Jun 2019 1:55 PM

WTO reform process should not undermine its basic principles: Goyal

Piyush Goyal said in reform process of the WTO, concerns of all member countries must be accommodated.

11 Jun 2019 10:21 AM

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FPIs pour in Rs 7,095 crore in first week of June

FPIs invested a net sum of Rs 1,915.01 crore in equities and Rs 5,180.43 crore in the debt segment during Jun 3-7.

09 Jun 2019 10:35 AM

RBI to focus on governance reforms in banks, non-banking sector in coming months: Das

Bank Board Bureau and the Reserve Bank are engaged in developing an objective framework for performance evaluation of PSBs.

09 Jun 2019 8:28 AM

G20 finance chiefs to warn of trade risks, differ on how 'pressing'

Global growth appears to be stabilizing and is projected to pick up moderately later this year and into 2020, said G20 communique.

08 Jun 2019 6:04 PM

Sitharaman highlights India's efforts to counter tax avoidance, evasion

The meeting of the finance ministers would deliberate on issues protectionism and its implication on global growth, trade.

08 Jun 2019 3:22 PM

Nirmala Sitharaman to meet industry bodies on June 11 for pre-Budget consultation

Representatives of industry bodies like CII, Ficci and Assocham, among others, are expected to attend the meeting.

07 Jun 2019 6:17 PM

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