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China, India pushing fintech adoption growth: EY

82 per cent said they are aware of peer-to-peer payment systems and non-bank money transfers, according to report.

04 Jun 2019 11:40 AM

RBI may cut rates, turn 'accommodative' after dismal GDP

Analysts say policymakers should also find ways to boost banks’ liquidity to ensure they drop their lending rates too.

04 Jun 2019 10:31 AM

Commerce Ministry to hold meet on Jun 6 to discuss ways to boost exports

Board of Trade (BoT) would seek views of all stakeholders on the forthcoming foreign trade policy.

03 Jun 2019 5:48 PM

RBI monetary policy panel starts discussions on monetary policy review

RBI has slashed repo rate by 25 basis points (0.25 percentage points) each in last two policy reviews.

03 Jun 2019 4:26 PM

US decision to withdraw GSP incentives taken in haste, will hurt exporters: CII

CII President Vikram Kirloskar expressed hope that US and India would find an amicable solution to this issue.

03 Jun 2019 3:50 PM

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Government may provide subsidised sugar to more families; mulls extra grains

The proposal is to extend one kg sugar supplies to additional 16.29 crore beneficiary families, would cost Rs 4,727 crore.

03 Jun 2019 2:49 PM

India's manufacturing sector growth gains momentum in May: PMI

The upbeat mood among goods producers, coupled with a solid increase in new work, underpinned further job creation in the sector.

03 Jun 2019 11:35 AM

Removal of trade status will not hinder economic ties with US, says India

Commerce ministry said in relationship, economic ties there are ongoing issues which get resolved mutually from time to time.

02 Jun 2019 10:51 AM

Ficci hails govt's decision to extend PM-KISAN scheme to all farmers

The revised scheme will now cover 2 crore more farmers increasing the coverage to around 14.5 crore beneficiaries.

02 Jun 2019 9:51 AM

At 5.8 per cent, GDP hits 5-year low; job creation also dips

The data came on the day when Nirmala Sitharaman took charge as the new finance minister in the second innings of the Narendra Modi government.

01 Jun 2019 6:27 AM

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India's forex reserves up by USD1.99 billion to USD 419.99 billion

The overall reserves had declined by USD 2.05 billion to USD 417.99 billion in the previous reporting week.

31 May 2019 6:47 PM

Growth of core sector industries slows to 2.6 per cent in April

Infrastructure sector growth has impact on the IIP as these segments account for about 41 per cent of the total factory output.

31 May 2019 6:05 PM

GDP growth slows to five-year low at 5.8 per cent in January-March

GDP growth during 2018-19 fiscal stood at 6.8 per cent, lower than 7.2 per cent in the previous financial year.

31 May 2019 6:00 PM

Fiscal deficit lower at 3.39 per cent in 2018-19

Fiscal deficit at the end of March 31, 2019, stood at Rs 6.45 lakh crore as against Rs 6.34 lakh crore.

31 May 2019 5:52 PM

India's digital economy seen at USD 1 trillion by 2025: Official

By 2025, India is poised to reach USD five trillion economy over all.

31 May 2019 5:47 PM

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India's economy seen limping behind China as Modi begins second term

A Reuters survey of economists forecast growth slipped to 6.3 pc annually in the quarter ending in March.

31 May 2019 5:17 PM

Piyush Goyal retains railways, likely to focus on safety, non-fare revenue

Piyush Goyal burns the midnight oil reading reports and documents related to different aspects of his ministry.

31 May 2019 3:11 PM

India to see 'big-bang' reforms in Modi's second term, says NITI Aayog official

India’s economic growth rate decelerated to a five-quarter low of 6.6 per cent in the last three months of 2018.

31 May 2019 11:43 AM

US advocacy group seeks India Trade Representative under PMO

USISPF is recommending the new government to seriously look at a Free Trade Agreement with the US.

31 May 2019 9:57 AM

DPIIT proposes national retail policy as part of its 100-day action plan

A national retail policy will be formulated to benefit 65 million small traders, an official said.

30 May 2019 3:13 PM

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