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RBI board takes stock of economy

RBI board takes stock of economy

Amid the uncertainties created by the coronavirus pandemic, the Reserve Bank's central board on Friday held a meeting to discuss, among o...Read More

Glaring dissonance between 
the economy and the market

Glaring dissonance between the economy and the market

The market’s current overconfidence seems to be driven by hope of a recovery in economy and business sentiment, excess liquidity, as also...Read More

World facing new Bretton Woods moment: IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva

World facing new Bretton Woods moment: IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva

Facing the twin task of fighting the coronavirus pandemic today and building a better tomorrow, the world is experiencing a new Bretton W...Read More

Baby steps to boost demand: 
Something better than nothing

Baby steps to boost demand: Something better than nothing

Clearly, the Government is alive to the lack of demand in the economy post-Covid-19, but it seems determined not to cross the 'Lakshman r...Read More

Morgan Stanley sees V-shaped global recovery

Morgan Stanley sees V-shaped global recovery

"Global economic indicators are tracing a strong and broad-based bounce back from their April lows. This continues to confirm our V-shape...Read More

Biz optimism returning, eco recovery to be L-shaped: Axis Bank MD

Biz optimism returning, eco recovery to be L-shaped: Axis Bank MD

He, however, sounded sceptical on whether the government can come out with more stimulus measures, and said that the economic recovery wi...Read More

Green shoots need nurture for revival

Green shoots need nurture for revival

Has the Indian economy managed to put the worst of the Covid-19 pandemic-induced devastation behind it? There are some early indicators w...Read More

When will there be a full-fledged economic recovery? Depends

When will there be a full-fledged economic recovery? Depends

Predicting a definite pattern seems difficult, as many uncertainties prevail -- like, how soon will an effective vaccine be discovered, h...Read More

India's economy to experience record contraction in 2020-21: S&P

India's economy to experience record contraction in 2020-21: S&P

India's weak fiscal settings will worsen further this year, constraining the government's ability to aid the economy, it said.

COVID-19 impact: Capex growth by Centre, states drops to 2%

COVID-19 impact: Capex growth by Centre, states drops to 2%

Call it the Covid-19 impact or rising bill for maintaining the government, the total capital spending of Centre and 14 Indian states (ac...Read More

COVID-19-impacted economy to see gradual recovery: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

COVID-19-impacted economy to see gradual recovery: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

The recovery of the economy reeling from the impact of Covid-19 pandemic will be gradual, RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said on Wednesday....Read More

Know in less than 7 minutes: Why is the economy shrinking and the market zooming?

Know in less than 7 minutes: Why is the economy shrinking and the market zooming?

On one hand, the Indian economy has shrunk due to the COVID-19-induced lockdown, on the other hand the market is surging. This phenomenon...Read More

India's economy likely to tank 9 pc due to Covid distress: S&P

India's economy likely to tank 9 pc due to Covid distress: S&P

"One factor holding back private economic activity is the continued escalation of the Covid-19," said Vishrut Rana, Asia Pacific Economis...Read More

Bracing for a burden of bad loans

Bracing for a burden of bad loans

The larger issue is what is to be done about banking health in times of the pandemic. The RBI-constituted K V Kamath Committee has submit...Read More

FPJ Edit: Worst for Indian economy is not over yet

FPJ Edit: Worst for Indian economy is not over yet

Even before the banking sector could resolve the old crisis of the non-performing assets, a fresh mountain of bad debts stares it in the ...Read More

Indian economy worst hit, FY21 GDP to contract 14.8%: Goldman Sachs

Indian economy worst hit, FY21 GDP to contract 14.8%: Goldman Sachs

It had earlier estimated that the economy of the country, which is now home to the second-largest number of COVID-19 infections, to contr...Read More

Japan's economy shrinks 28% in 2Q, worse than 1st estimate

Japan's economy shrinks 28% in 2Q, worse than 1st estimate

Japan's economy shrank at a record, even worse rate in the April-June quarter than initially estimated. The Cabinet Office said on Tuesda...Read More

GDP: How long will the free fall last?

GDP: How long will the free fall last?

According to research firm Credit Suisse, the record contraction amounts to Rs 20 lakh crore loss in three months

Risks to economic recovery rise as uncertainty around virus containment persists: Moody's

Risks to economic recovery rise as uncertainty around virus containment persists: Moody's

The continued rise in new infection rates across parts of Europe and Asia highlights the risk of a second wave of infections which could ...Read More

The economic mess: Strangling the  dreams of millions, writes Harini Calamur

The economic mess: Strangling the dreams of millions, writes Harini Calamur

Covid has given the Government a fig leaf to cover up its disastrous handling of the economy

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