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PM's infra development vision to play catalytic role in overall growth: Assocham

Infra development will boost confidence of domestic and global investors as it will reduce the cost of doing business.

14 Nov 2018 11:11 AM

India's economic growth held back due to note ban, GST: Raghuram Rajan

Mr Rajan said for four years -- 2012 to 2016 -- India was growing at a faster pace before it was hit by two major headwinds.

10 Nov 2018 4:45 PM

High crude prices hurting global growth: Modi to oil producers

The prime minister said crude oil prices at a four-year high was hurting global growth.

15 Oct 2018 5:49 PM

Low interest rates spawn rise in number of zombie firms

Economists generally define a zombie firm as one that is at least 10 years old but is not to cover its debt servicing cost with its profits.

24 Sep 2018 7:41 AM

Govt determined to contain fiscal deficit at 3.3 per cent

The official said a depreciating rupee and high crude import bill would definitely put pressure on the country's current account deficit.

13 Sep 2018 12:49 PM


India's economic growth to slow in second half of this fiscal: UBS

The Indian economy grew at a two-year high of 8.2 per cent in the April-June quarter of current fiscal.

10 Sep 2018 5:44 PM

E-commerce to cross $100billion by 2022, says study

As a result, the industry is seeing a growing focus on customer experience, thereby taking e-commerce beyond just selling things online.

08 Sep 2018 2:05 AM

India's e-commerce market to surpass USD 100 billion by 2022: report

The e-commerce market is worth about USD 35 billion at present.

07 Sep 2018 5:50 PM

Growth in economy hits near 2-year high

Low base in FY18 helps post 8.1% Q1 growth, says expert.

01 Sep 2018 12:12 AM

Congress slams government over slow growth

Chidambaram made several comparisons between the Congress and BJP governments.

20 Aug 2018 12:44 AM


Trump team predicts an economic boom, defying most analysts

Yesterday, President Donald Trump's chief economic adviser made his case for the boom.

17 Aug 2018 11:52 AM

India Ratings pegs down FY19 GDP forecast to 7.2 pc on inflation

The ratings agency has also revised upwards its inflation forecast despite a likely normal rainfall this year.

16 Aug 2018 5:14 PM

Oil dips as US, China trade dispute expected to stall economic growth

US crude oil exports to China, seen as a tool to reduce America’s trade deficit with Asia’s biggest economy.

10 Aug 2018 9:17 AM

GST on more items to be slashed as revenue increases: Piyush Goyal

GST Council has reduced rates on many items and services in last round. We want consumer to be burdened less by indirect tax, says minister.

09 Aug 2018 7:34 PM

Waste recycling offers Rs 5,00,000 crore opportunity, says Gadkari

Gadkari said the policy can create huge employment potential and can bolster the country's economic growth.

07 Aug 2018 11:38 AM


India's GDP growth to rise to 7.5 per cent this fiscal, says report

In the January-March quarter, India's gross domestic product (GDP) grew at the fastest pace.

02 Aug 2018 11:43 AM

Farm output at risk as rain forecast slashed

Lower farm incomes due to scanty rains could hit the demand for an array of consumer goods.

02 Aug 2018 2:04 AM

Dubai keen to increase number of Indian tourists

In 2017, an estimated 2.07 million tourists from India visited Dubai, and they were not stop-over.

31 Jul 2018 12:27 AM

Trade war risk, rising oil costs seen keeping rupee near record low: report

Rupee hit an all-time low of 69.09 per dollar last week and is the worst-performing currency in Asia this year.

07 Jul 2018 10:14 AM

India to continue as fastest growing economy for some years, says Jaitley

Former prime minister Manmohan Singh had predicted that GDP would decline by 2 per cent on account of demonetisation.

18 Jun 2018 1:41 PM