economy

Traditional entrepreneurs working to make Uttar Pradesh 1 trillion dollar economy: Yogi Adityanath

Traditional entrepreneurs working to make Uttar Pradesh 1 trillion dollar economy: Yogi Adityanath

In this programme, along with loan disbursement of Rs 5,000 crore, a tool kit was also distributed to 5,000 entrepreneurs.

Economy perilously close to collapse: former FM P Chidambaram

Economy perilously close to collapse: former FM P Chidambaram

New Delhi: Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Monday tore into Narendra Modi government's handling of the economy, saying it was "p...Read More

Laid foundation for USD 5 trillion economy in budget: Nirmala Sitharaman

Laid foundation for USD 5 trillion economy in budget: Nirmala Sitharaman

She also pitched for rationalisation of GST rates once a year and not every three months as was the trend so far.

Coronavirus is 'new layer of uncertainty' for economy: Christine Lagarde

Coronavirus is 'new layer of uncertainty' for economy: Christine Lagarde

"While the threat of a trade war between the United States and China appears to have receded, the coronavirus adds a new layer of uncerta...Read More

Finance Minister comes up with long and medium term solutions

Finance Minister comes up with long and medium term solutions

Mumbai: Across the economy, industries have expectations from the country’s budget, usually most end up feeling ‘it could have been bette...Read More

PM is not letting youth do what they can do: Rahul Gandhi

PM is not letting youth do what they can do: Rahul Gandhi

Jaipur: Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday came down heavily on the Central Government on the issues of economy, unemploym...Read More

In more trouble for economy, direct tax mop-up in negative

In more trouble for economy, direct tax mop-up in negative

New Delhi: The bad run for the Indian economy continues with the latest victim being the government's direct tax kitty, where collections...Read More

'Doubts on IMF projections': BJP's Gopal Krishna Agarwal after global money lender lowered India's growth rate

'Doubts on IMF projections': BJP's Gopal Krishna Agarwal after global money lender lowered India's growth rate

It projected the country's growth to improve to 5.8 per cent in 2020 and 6.5 per cent in 2021. The IMF attributed the slash in estimate t...Read More

India’s slowdown a drag on global economy: IMF Chief Geeta Gopinath

India’s slowdown a drag on global economy: IMF Chief Geeta Gopinath

The global projections have been cut by 0.1 per cent for last year to 2.9 per cent and to 3.3 per cent for the current year -- the slowes...Read More

Budget 2020: Collapse on many fronts, economy is but one indicator

Budget 2020: Collapse on many fronts, economy is but one indicator

They push the driver, break a few signals and try to stay cheerful. But all around them, the road is now filled with protestors

China posts weakest GDP growth in 29 years amid trade war

China posts weakest GDP growth in 29 years amid trade war

The world's second-largest economy grew by 6.1 per cent last year, its worst performance since 1990

Cabinet Secretary calls Jan 20 meet on 5-year 'Vision' for economy

Cabinet Secretary calls Jan 20 meet on 5-year 'Vision' for economy

New Delhi: With Budget 2020-21 likely to lay out specific future roadmaps for various sectors, the Cabinet Secretary has called for a mee...Read More

'Danger of youth exploding in anger': P Chidambaram hits out at Centre over 'sliding economy'

'Danger of youth exploding in anger': P Chidambaram hits out at Centre over 'sliding economy'

In a series of tweets, the former finance minister said, "The circle of incompetent management is complete.

'Where is our Finance Minister?': Shashi Tharoor asks after Modi-Shah meet top economists without Nirmala

'Where is our Finance Minister?': Shashi Tharoor asks after Modi-Shah meet top economists without Nirmala

Sources said the Prime Minister took suggestions on boosting consumption and generating demand in the economy.

Matter of improving economy put in 'cold storage' by govt: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

Matter of improving economy put in 'cold storage' by govt: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

Her attack comes after official data showed that India's GDP growth is seen dipping to an 11-year low of 5 per cent in the current fiscal

'PM Modi personally overseeing Budget to put economy back on track'

'PM Modi personally overseeing Budget to put economy back on track'

Modi is meeting economists at Niti Aayog on Thursday to be apprised directly about what ails the Indian economy and to find the solution ...Read More

Growth in India is projected to 'decelerate' to five per cent in 2019-2020: World Bank

Growth in India is projected to 'decelerate' to five per cent in 2019-2020: World Bank

The growth rate for Bangladesh has been projected to remain above seven per cent through the forecast horizon and, in Pakistan

FPJ Edit: Headed into recession?

FPJ Edit: Headed into recession?

It should have come as no surprise that the growth rate in 2019-20 is unlikely to exceed 5 per cent. The forecast by the National Statist...Read More

Economy too fragile for disruptive agenda

Economy too fragile for disruptive agenda

But the government seems unfazed by the stir that has seen wide participation of people across the country.

Economy will remain below potential, ample scope for a rate cut: Economist DK Joshi

Economy will remain below potential, ample scope for a rate cut: Economist DK Joshi

DK Joshi Chief Economist at Crisil told CNBC-TV18: "We were expecting a troughing out. The third quarter would be better than the second ...Read More

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